The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 37 50 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 19 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 7.25% 2.78% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.60% 2.79% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 4
Average salary £50,000 £34,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.92% -10.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £37,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
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
250 287 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 95.42% 99.65% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 225 245 132
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Leatherhead

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 44 (97.78%) Software Engineering
2 42 (93.33%) Java
3 38 (84.44%) SQL
4 36 (80.00%) JavaScript
5 35 (77.78%) PHP
5 35 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (75.56%) Selenium
7 33 (73.33%) Test Automation
7 33 (73.33%) WebDriver
7 33 (73.33%) JMeter
7 33 (73.33%) LAMP
8 32 (71.11%) Web Services
8 32 (71.11%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (71.11%) Jenkins
9 30 (66.67%) Test Strategy
9 30 (66.67%) QA
9 30 (66.67%) Workflow
10 28 (62.22%) MySQL
11 21 (46.67%) Python
11 21 (46.67%) Ruby
12 18 (40.00%) JIRA
12 18 (40.00%) Cyber Security
12 18 (40.00%) Information Assurance
13 17 (37.78%) Automated Testing
14 16 (35.56%) Load Testing
15 13 (28.89%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (26.67%) Software Testing
17 11 (24.44%) Test Scripting
18 10 (22.22%) C#
19 7 (15.56%) Windows

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (62.22%) MySQL
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (75.56%) Selenium
2 33 (73.33%) JMeter
2 33 (73.33%) WebDriver
3 32 (71.11%) Jenkins
4 18 (40.00%) JIRA
5 4 (8.89%) Subversion
6 2 (4.44%) ClearCase
6 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.22%) WATIR
7 1 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.22%) SilkTest
7 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (73.33%) LAMP
2 32 (71.11%) Web Services
3 5 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) J2EE
4 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.44%) jQuery
5 1 (2.22%) REST
5 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Open Source
1 4 (8.89%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (97.78%) Software Engineering
2 35 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (73.33%) Test Automation
4 32 (71.11%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (66.67%) Workflow
5 30 (66.67%) Test Strategy
6 18 (40.00%) Cyber Security
6 18 (40.00%) Information Assurance
7 17 (37.78%) Automated Testing
8 16 (35.56%) Load Testing
9 13 (28.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (26.67%) Software Testing
11 11 (24.44%) Test Scripting
12 5 (11.11%) OO
13 4 (8.89%) UML
14 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
15 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
15 2 (4.44%) RUP
15 2 (4.44%) Project Management
16 1 (2.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (93.33%) Java
2 38 (84.44%) SQL
3 36 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 35 (77.78%) PHP
5 21 (46.67%) Python
5 21 (46.67%) Ruby
6 10 (22.22%) C#
7 5 (11.11%) C++
8 2 (4.44%) C
8 2 (4.44%) Ada
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) PhD
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft