The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 47 54 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 2.85% 1.09% 10.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 1.09% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 22
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Software Developer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leatherhead region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leatherhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
268 274 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 95.37% 99.28% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 249 232 167
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Leatherhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Leatherhead

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead region that cited Software Developer in their job title 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 with Software Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 9 (64.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (64.29%) User Stories
3 9 (64.29%) Performance Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Workflow
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) NUnit
3 9 (64.29%) Workflow Management
3 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Code Coverage
4 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
4 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) C++
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) VB
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
4 5 (35.71%) System Testing
4 5 (35.71%) SDLC
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead region that cited Software Developer in their job title 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 with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (64.29%) NUnit
1 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) User Stories
2 9 (64.29%) Performance Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Workflow
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Workflow Management
2 9 (64.29%) Code Coverage
3 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
3 5 (35.71%) System Testing
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
2 5 (35.71%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle