The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 181 175 183
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 25 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.53% 0.68% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.71% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 25
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4527 4506 5038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.23% 95.45% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3665 3672 4333
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +15 12 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Redhill -12 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Woking +1 2 £40,500 -24.65%
Reigate -27 1 £45,000 -21.73%
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Horley - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 51 (91.07%) Software Engineering
2 25 (44.64%) SQL
3 23 (41.07%) Java
4 22 (39.29%) C#
5 21 (37.50%) .NET
6 18 (32.14%) Spring
6 18 (32.14%) Finance
7 17 (30.36%) Hibernate
8 16 (28.57%) WCF
8 16 (28.57%) C++
8 16 (28.57%) Linux
8 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
10 14 (25.00%) Oracle
10 14 (25.00%) HTML
10 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 14 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 14 (25.00%) Multithreading
11 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (23.21%) Information Security
12 12 (21.43%) QA
12 12 (21.43%) OO
12 12 (21.43%) MVC
12 12 (21.43%) OOD
12 12 (21.43%) User Stories
13 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (19.64%) jQuery
13 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
13 11 (19.64%) TDD

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
1 5 (8.93%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) GSM
1 8 (14.29%) PBX
1 8 (14.29%) UMTS
1 8 (14.29%) RTP
1 8 (14.29%) RANAP
1 8 (14.29%) LTE
1 8 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) DVB
3 1 (1.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) NUnit
1 9 (16.07%) Subversion
2 8 (14.29%) GCC
2 8 (14.29%) GDB
2 8 (14.29%) Trac
3 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (1.79%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) .NET
2 18 (32.14%) Spring
3 17 (30.36%) Hibernate
4 16 (28.57%) WCF
5 14 (25.00%) HTML
6 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
6 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (19.64%) jQuery
7 10 (17.86%) .NET Framework
7 10 (17.86%) CSS
7 10 (17.86%) XML
8 9 (16.07%) STL
8 9 (16.07%) Ajax
8 9 (16.07%) HTML5
8 9 (16.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (14.29%) CSS3
9 8 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (14.29%) SOAP
10 5 (8.93%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
1 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.79%) DTV
3 1 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.79%) STB
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.79%) UNIX
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (91.07%) Software Engineering
2 14 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 14 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 13 (23.21%) Information Security
3 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.43%) MVC
4 12 (21.43%) OO
4 12 (21.43%) OOD
4 12 (21.43%) User Stories
5 11 (19.64%) TDD
6 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 8 (14.29%) Web Development
6 8 (14.29%) MVVM
7 5 (8.93%) UML
8 4 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (5.36%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Scrum
9 3 (5.36%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) SQL
2 23 (41.07%) Java
3 22 (39.29%) C#
4 16 (28.57%) C++
5 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.14%) C
7 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) ISEB
3 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) Oracle
3 9 (16.07%) Cisco
4 5 (8.93%) JBoss
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive (Negotiable)
Posted: 3 days ago