The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 11 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 114 52 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 16.96% 5.92% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.18% 8.19% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 110 45 36
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineering
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
565 635 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 84.08% 72.24% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 497 508 493
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Guildford region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Guildford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 170 (66.15%) C#
2 141 (54.86%) .NET
3 97 (37.74%) Degree
4 93 (36.19%) Finance
5 84 (32.68%) Linux
6 82 (31.91%) C++
7 73 (28.40%) SQL Server
8 72 (28.02%) Computer Science
9 71 (27.63%) OO
10 70 (27.24%) SQL
11 61 (23.74%) HTML
12 59 (22.96%) JavaScript
13 55 (21.40%) Java
14 49 (19.07%) CSS
14 49 (19.07%) WPF
15 48 (18.68%) Microsoft
16 46 (17.90%) jQuery
17 45 (17.51%) TDD
17 45 (17.51%) MVC
18 44 (17.12%) OOD
18 44 (17.12%) .NET Framework
19 40 (15.56%) ASP.NET
19 40 (15.56%) Multithreading
19 40 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
20 38 (14.79%) XML
21 37 (14.40%) C
21 37 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
22 36 (14.01%) Windows
23 34 (13.23%) Visual Studio
23 34 (13.23%) Scrum

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (6.23%) CMS
2 8 (3.11%) WebSphere
2 8 (3.11%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.33%) Node.js
4 3 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.17%) IIS
5 2 (0.78%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.95%) MS Office
3 4 (1.56%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.78%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.78%) SaaS
2 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.84%) GSM
1 15 (5.84%) PBX
1 15 (5.84%) UMTS
1 15 (5.84%) RTP
1 15 (5.84%) RANAP
1 15 (5.84%) LTE
1 15 (5.84%) Asterisk PBX
2 9 (3.50%) VoIP
3 3 (1.17%) Broadband
4 2 (0.78%) HTTP
4 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.51%) Big Data
3 26 (10.12%) MySQL
4 18 (7.00%) Relational Database
4 18 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (7.00%) Hadoop
5 17 (6.61%) RDBMS
6 14 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (5.45%) Apache Accumulo
7 8 (3.11%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.72%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (13.23%) Visual Studio
2 27 (10.51%) Subversion
3 15 (5.84%) NUnit
3 15 (5.84%) GCC
3 15 (5.84%) GDB
3 15 (5.84%) Trac
4 11 (4.28%) Selenium
5 9 (3.50%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.11%) Maven
7 7 (2.72%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (1.56%) Axure RP
8 4 (1.56%) JIRA
9 3 (1.17%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.39%) Ant
11 1 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.39%) JMeter
General
1 93 (36.19%) Finance
2 21 (8.17%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.78%) Banking
4 19 (7.39%) Investment Banking
5 13 (5.06%) Marketing
6 5 (1.95%) Games
6 5 (1.95%) Automotive
7 2 (0.78%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 179 (69.65%) Developer
2 118 (45.91%) Software Engineer
3 90 (35.02%) C# Developer
4 53 (20.62%) Programmer
5 48 (18.68%) Analyst
5 48 (18.68%) Developer Analyst
6 43 (16.73%) Software Developer
7 42 (16.34%) Java Developer
8 34 (13.23%) C# Software Developer
9 33 (12.84%) C# Software Engineer
9 33 (12.84%) Analyst Programmer
10 31 (12.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 29 (11.28%) .NET Developer
12 26 (10.12%) .NET Software Engineer
13 25 (9.73%) .NET Programmer
13 25 (9.73%) Senior Developer
14 24 (9.34%) C# Programmer
15 23 (8.95%) C++ Developer
15 23 (8.95%) .NET Analyst Programmer
16 22 (8.56%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (54.86%) .NET
2 61 (23.74%) HTML
3 49 (19.07%) CSS
3 49 (19.07%) WPF
4 46 (17.90%) jQuery
5 44 (17.12%) .NET Framework
6 40 (15.56%) ASP.NET
6 40 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (14.79%) XML
8 32 (12.45%) Ajax
9 30 (11.67%) SOAP
10 27 (10.51%) Web Services
11 23 (8.95%) REST
12 22 (8.56%) Razor View Engine
12 22 (8.56%) LINQ
13 21 (8.17%) OpenGL
14 20 (7.78%) STL
14 20 (7.78%) WCF
15 18 (7.00%) Spring
16 17 (6.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 72 (28.02%) Computer Science
2 32 (12.45%) Mathematics
3 25 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (7.00%) Open Source
5 13 (5.06%) Statistics
5 13 (5.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (5.06%) Economics
6 12 (4.67%) Equities
7 4 (1.56%) Firmware
7 4 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.17%) PACS
8 3 (1.17%) CCTV
9 2 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.78%) Life Science
9 2 (0.78%) iPhone
9 2 (0.78%) Xbox
10 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 84 (32.68%) Linux
2 36 (14.01%) Windows
3 17 (6.61%) UNIX
4 8 (3.11%) AIX
4 8 (3.11%) MVS
5 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.78%) Debian
5 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.39%) Android
6 1 (0.39%) Solaris
6 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (27.63%) OO
2 45 (17.51%) MVC
2 45 (17.51%) TDD
3 44 (17.12%) OOD
4 40 (15.56%) Multithreading
5 37 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (13.23%) Scrum
6 34 (13.23%) MVVM
7 25 (9.73%) Low Latency
8 21 (8.17%) OOP
9 18 (7.00%) Data Security
9 18 (7.00%) Unit Testing
10 14 (5.45%) Automated Testing
10 14 (5.45%) Financial Modelling
11 12 (4.67%) Data Analysis
11 12 (4.67%) Configuration Management
12 11 (4.28%) Data Management
12 11 (4.28%) Image Processing
13 10 (3.89%) Cyber Security
13 10 (3.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 170 (66.15%) C#
2 82 (31.91%) C++
3 70 (27.24%) SQL
4 59 (22.96%) JavaScript
5 55 (21.40%) Java
6 37 (14.40%) C
7 20 (7.78%) Scala
8 11 (4.28%) MATLAB
9 10 (3.89%) Python
10 7 (2.72%) VBA
11 6 (2.33%) PHP
12 5 (1.95%) PHP5
13 4 (1.56%) VC++
13 4 (1.56%) Ruby
14 3 (1.17%) VB
14 3 (1.17%) Perl
15 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.78%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 97 (37.74%) Degree
2 32 (12.45%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.89%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.95%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.56%) ISEB
6 4 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.39%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.39%) PMP
7 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (1.17%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) Puppet
1 3 (1.17%) Ambari
Vendors
1 48 (18.68%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.73%) Oracle
3 15 (5.84%) Cisco
4 11 (4.28%) JBoss
5 4 (1.56%) Adobe
6 3 (1.17%) Zend
7 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.39%) BT
8 1 (0.39%) Twitter
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