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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 20 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 25 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 14.12% 1.78% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.45% 1.79% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 7
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -17.77%
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
173 224 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 97.74% 99.56% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 152 202 168
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 £29,500 £27,500 £21,000
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
Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 41 (97.62%) Software Engineering
2 37 (88.10%) Java
3 34 (80.95%) SQL
4 30 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (69.05%) PHP
6 28 (66.67%) Selenium
7 27 (64.29%) Test Automation
7 27 (64.29%) JMeter
7 27 (64.29%) LAMP
7 27 (64.29%) WebDriver
8 26 (61.90%) Jenkins
8 26 (61.90%) Web Services
9 25 (59.52%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (54.76%) QA
10 23 (54.76%) Workflow
10 23 (54.76%) Test Strategy
11 21 (50.00%) MySQL
12 20 (47.62%) Python
12 20 (47.62%) Ruby
13 16 (38.10%) Information Assurance
13 16 (38.10%) Cyber Security
14 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
15 14 (33.33%) JIRA
16 12 (28.57%) Load Testing
17 11 (26.19%) C#
18 9 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
19 8 (19.05%) C++
20 7 (16.67%) Windows
20 7 (16.67%) Software Testing

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (66.67%) Selenium
2 27 (64.29%) JMeter
2 27 (64.29%) WebDriver
3 26 (61.90%) Jenkins
4 14 (33.33%) JIRA
5 5 (11.90%) Subversion
6 3 (7.14%) ClearCase
6 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.38%) WATIR
8 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.38%) SilkTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (64.29%) LAMP
2 26 (61.90%) Web Services
3 5 (11.90%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) J2EE
4 2 (4.76%) MFC
4 2 (4.76%) STL
4 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.76%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) Qt
5 1 (2.38%) REST
5 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.52%) Open Source
3 3 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Software Engineering
2 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (64.29%) Test Automation
4 25 (59.52%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (54.76%) Workflow
5 23 (54.76%) Test Strategy
6 16 (38.10%) Cyber Security
6 16 (38.10%) Information Assurance
7 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
8 12 (28.57%) Load Testing
9 9 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
11 6 (14.29%) OO
11 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
12 5 (11.90%) UML
13 3 (7.14%) RUP
13 3 (7.14%) Project Management
13 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
13 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
14 2 (4.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) Java
2 34 (80.95%) SQL
3 30 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 29 (69.05%) PHP
5 20 (47.62%) Python
5 20 (47.62%) Ruby
6 11 (26.19%) C#
7 8 (19.05%) C++
8 5 (11.90%) C
9 3 (7.14%) Ada
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) PhD
3 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (54.76%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft