The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 63 69 86
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 186 176 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 3.96% 3.77% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.11% 3.99% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 176 171 157
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Software Developer
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
4524 4407 5318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.40% 94.49% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3838 3594 4655
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Surrey

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Software Developer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
Reigate +11 37 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Guildford -15 27 £43,000 +10.96% 3
Redhill +5 20 £45,000 -10.00%
Walton-on-Thames +10 18 £52,500 +5.00%
Dorking -9 10 £28,500 -50.43% 1
Camberley - 8 £40,000 -
Epsom +2 3 £55,000 +15.78%
Farnham 0 3 £23,500 -41.25% 1
Woking +1 2 £35,750 -31.90%
Chertsey - 2 £30,750 -
Staines +6 1 £65,000 +13.04%
Shepperton -4 1 £40,000 -
Cobham - 1 £45,000 -
Godalming - 1 £50,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 325 (83.55%) C#
2 195 (50.13%) SQL Server
3 169 (43.44%) Degree
4 168 (43.19%) .NET
5 164 (42.16%) JavaScript
6 156 (40.10%) SQL
7 150 (38.56%) C++
8 141 (36.25%) HTML
9 135 (34.70%) OO
9 135 (34.70%) Microsoft
10 133 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
11 126 (32.39%) CSS
12 121 (31.11%) Java
13 114 (29.31%) Visual Studio
14 113 (29.05%) Software Engineering
15 110 (28.28%) ASP.NET
16 109 (28.02%) Finance
17 99 (25.45%) Mathematics
18 88 (22.62%) NUnit
19 83 (21.34%) Rhino Mocks
20 79 (20.31%) Computer Science
21 78 (20.05%) Windows
22 69 (17.74%) .NET Framework
23 67 (17.22%) VB.NET
23 67 (17.22%) XML
24 64 (16.45%) HTML5
25 63 (16.20%) CSS3
25 63 (16.20%) User Stories
26 62 (15.94%) C
27 59 (15.17%) LINQ

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.06%) FormScape
3 7 (1.80%) IIS
4 6 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.77%) Confluence
5 3 (0.77%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.51%) JBoss
6 2 (0.51%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.51%) Node.js
7 1 (0.26%) CMS
7 1 (0.26%) DNN
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 50 (12.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Line 100
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.29%) Wireless
2 3 (0.77%) Software-Defined Radio
3 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.51%) Internet
4 1 (0.26%) LTE
4 1 (0.26%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (50.13%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.29%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.29%) SQLite
7 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.77%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.77%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.77%) Redis
7 3 (0.77%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.51%) MySQL
8 2 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.26%) SSDT
9 1 (0.26%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 114 (29.31%) Visual Studio
2 88 (22.62%) NUnit
3 83 (21.34%) Rhino Mocks
4 43 (11.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (3.86%) Ranorex
5 15 (3.86%) TestComplete
6 5 (1.29%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.29%) Xcode
6 5 (1.29%) ReSharper
6 5 (1.29%) Subversion
7 4 (1.03%) MSTest
8 3 (0.77%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.77%) JIRA
9 1 (0.26%) GCC
9 1 (0.26%) GDB
9 1 (0.26%) Moq
9 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.26%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.26%) CasperJS
9 1 (0.26%) ClearCase
General
1 109 (28.02%) Finance
2 31 (7.97%) Automotive
3 27 (6.94%) Banking
4 25 (6.43%) Telecoms
5 24 (6.17%) Aerospace
6 16 (4.11%) Investment Banking
7 15 (3.86%) Marketing
8 9 (2.31%) Games
9 6 (1.54%) Military
10 2 (0.51%) Retail
11 1 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) German Language
11 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (43.19%) .NET
2 141 (36.25%) HTML
3 126 (32.39%) CSS
4 110 (28.28%) ASP.NET
5 69 (17.74%) .NET Framework
6 67 (17.22%) XML
7 64 (16.45%) HTML5
8 63 (16.20%) CSS3
9 59 (15.17%) LINQ
10 58 (14.91%) jQuery
11 57 (14.65%) Ajax
12 54 (13.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 51 (13.11%) Web Services
14 44 (11.31%) WPF
15 38 (9.77%) WCF
15 38 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (7.20%) SOAP
17 23 (5.91%) XHTML
18 22 (5.66%) XML Schema
19 20 (5.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 99 (25.45%) Mathematics
2 79 (20.31%) Computer Science
3 35 (9.00%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (4.11%) VHDL
6 13 (3.34%) Algorithms
7 12 (3.08%) Open Source
8 10 (2.57%) N-Tier
8 10 (2.57%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.80%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.54%) Physics
11 5 (1.29%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.77%) iPhone
12 3 (0.77%) iPad
12 3 (0.77%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.77%) Data Extraction
12 3 (0.77%) Animation
13 2 (0.51%) Online Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Social Media
14 1 (0.26%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 78 (20.05%) Windows
2 40 (10.28%) Linux
3 13 (3.34%) Android
4 11 (2.83%) UNIX
5 9 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.77%) Solaris
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (34.70%) OO
2 133 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (29.05%) Software Engineering
4 63 (16.20%) User Stories
5 43 (11.05%) Scrum
6 41 (10.54%) Unit Testing
7 35 (9.00%) MVC
7 35 (9.00%) OOP
8 33 (8.48%) Software Testing
9 32 (8.23%) UML
9 32 (8.23%) Software Architecture
10 30 (7.71%) Risk Management
11 29 (7.46%) Performance Testing
12 28 (7.20%) Multithreading
13 27 (6.94%) Financial Modelling
14 26 (6.68%) Workflow Management
14 26 (6.68%) Workflow
15 25 (6.43%) Regression Testing
15 25 (6.43%) Validation
15 25 (6.43%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 325 (83.55%) C#
2 164 (42.16%) JavaScript
3 156 (40.10%) SQL
4 150 (38.56%) C++
5 121 (31.11%) Java
6 67 (17.22%) VB.NET
7 62 (15.94%) C
8 24 (6.17%) Delphi
9 23 (5.91%) MATLAB
9 23 (5.91%) COBOL
10 22 (5.66%) T-SQL
11 11 (2.83%) Ada
12 9 (2.31%) Fortran
13 8 (2.06%) VB
14 7 (1.80%) Python
15 5 (1.29%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.29%) PHP
16 3 (0.77%) Perl
17 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.51%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 169 (43.44%) Degree
2 23 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.34%) PhD
4 6 (1.54%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.25%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.51%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (1.54%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.77%) Firmware
3 2 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (4.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 135 (34.70%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.17%) TOWER Software
3 12 (3.08%) Oracle
4 6 (1.54%) MathWorks
5 5 (1.29%) CA
6 4 (1.03%) Telerik
6 4 (1.03%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.26%) Facebook
7 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.26%) Sage
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