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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 189 185 187
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 27 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.58% 0.62% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.65% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 25
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £42,500 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -
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
4407 4433 5072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.12% 95.03% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3631 3664 4357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +7 10 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Redhill -12 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Woking +11 3 £40,500 -24.65%
Staines +5 2 £43,000 -14.00%
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 54 (91.53%) Software Engineering
2 25 (42.37%) Java
3 24 (40.68%) SQL
4 22 (37.29%) C#
5 20 (33.90%) C++
5 20 (33.90%) .NET
6 17 (28.81%) Spring
7 16 (27.12%) Finance
7 16 (27.12%) Linux
7 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
8 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
8 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
8 15 (25.42%) Hibernate
8 15 (25.42%) WCF
9 14 (23.73%) HTML
9 14 (23.73%) OO
10 13 (22.03%) Unit Testing
11 12 (20.34%) Multithreading
11 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (20.34%) MVC
11 12 (20.34%) OOD
11 12 (20.34%) Oracle
12 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET
12 11 (18.64%) XML
12 11 (18.64%) Information Security
12 11 (18.64%) TDD
12 11 (18.64%) jQuery
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (16.95%) Boost C++ Libraries

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (8.47%) JBoss
1 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
1 5 (8.47%) WebSphere
1 5 (8.47%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (5.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) GSM
1 9 (15.25%) PBX
1 9 (15.25%) UMTS
1 9 (15.25%) RTP
1 9 (15.25%) RANAP
1 9 (15.25%) LTE
1 9 (15.25%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) DVB
3 1 (1.69%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Subversion
2 9 (15.25%) NUnit
2 9 (15.25%) GCC
2 9 (15.25%) GDB
2 9 (15.25%) Trac
3 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.69%) Maven
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.69%) CasperJS
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) .NET
2 17 (28.81%) Spring
3 15 (25.42%) Hibernate
3 15 (25.42%) WCF
4 14 (23.73%) HTML
5 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET
5 11 (18.64%) XML
5 11 (18.64%) jQuery
5 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (16.95%) .NET Framework
6 10 (16.95%) CSS
6 10 (16.95%) STL
6 10 (16.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 9 (15.25%) SOAP
7 9 (15.25%) Ajax
7 9 (15.25%) HTML5
8 8 (13.56%) J2EE
8 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (13.56%) CSS3
8 8 (13.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
1 6 (10.17%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.47%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.69%) Physics
3 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.69%) Open Source
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) DTV
3 1 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.69%) Interactive TV
3 1 (1.69%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Windows CE
4 2 (3.39%) UNIX
5 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (91.53%) Software Engineering
2 14 (23.73%) OO
3 13 (22.03%) Unit Testing
4 12 (20.34%) Multithreading
4 12 (20.34%) OOD
4 12 (20.34%) MVC
4 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.64%) TDD
5 11 (18.64%) Information Security
6 10 (16.95%) User Stories
7 8 (13.56%) MVVM
7 8 (13.56%) Web Development
7 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.47%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (6.78%) UML
9 4 (6.78%) Scrum
10 3 (5.08%) OOP
10 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
10 3 (5.08%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) Java
2 24 (40.68%) SQL
3 22 (37.29%) C#
4 20 (33.90%) C++
5 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.39%) COBOL
6 2 (3.39%) C
7 1 (1.69%) Python
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) ISEB
3 3 (5.08%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle
3 9 (15.25%) Cisco
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago