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 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
Software Developer
Rank 57 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 207 172 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 4.35% 3.64% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.57% 3.82% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 178 161 128
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £24,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
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%

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 19 September 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 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
Reigate +21 74 £50,000 +25.00%
Guildford +6 37 £44,250 -1.66% 1
Redhill - 24 £45,000 - 2
Leatherhead -10 9 £55,000 +10.00%
Woking -13 6 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Camberley - 5 £30,000 -
Farnham +14 4 £22,500 -26.22% 1
Walton-on-Thames 0 4 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Dorking -23 4 £38,750 -13.88%
Horley - 2 £45,000 -
Weybridge - 2 £52,500 -
Cobham - 1 £45,000 - 1
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 304 (78.76%) C#
2 199 (51.55%) SQL Server
3 173 (44.82%) .NET
4 165 (42.75%) SQL
5 155 (40.16%) Degree
6 154 (39.90%) JavaScript
7 148 (38.34%) C++
8 146 (37.82%) Agile Software Development
9 145 (37.56%) Microsoft
10 134 (34.72%) Software Engineering
11 132 (34.20%) Finance
12 120 (31.09%) HTML
12 120 (31.09%) Java
13 118 (30.57%) OO
14 108 (27.98%) ASP.NET
15 104 (26.94%) CSS
16 89 (23.06%) Mathematics
17 82 (21.24%) Visual Studio
18 73 (18.91%) NUnit
19 71 (18.39%) Computer Science
20 70 (18.13%) .NET Framework
21 68 (17.62%) Rhino Mocks
22 64 (16.58%) User Stories
23 63 (16.32%) C
23 63 (16.32%) Windows
24 56 (14.51%) HTML5
25 55 (14.25%) CSS3
25 55 (14.25%) WPF
26 54 (13.99%) MVC
27 53 (13.73%) VB.NET

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (1.55%) IIS
3 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.26%) CMS
3 1 (0.26%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 39 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.59%) SaaS
2 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.04%) SNMP
2 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.26%) Internet
3 1 (0.26%) Wireless
3 1 (0.26%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (51.55%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (5.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (3.11%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.04%) Big Data
7 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.52%) MySQL
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 82 (21.24%) Visual Studio
2 73 (18.91%) NUnit
3 68 (17.62%) Rhino Mocks
4 47 (12.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (4.40%) TestComplete
5 17 (4.40%) Ranorex
6 9 (2.33%) Subversion
7 7 (1.81%) Redmine
8 5 (1.30%) MSI
8 5 (1.30%) InstallShield
8 5 (1.30%) AdminStudio
8 5 (1.30%) InstallAnywhere
9 4 (1.04%) MSTest
9 4 (1.04%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.78%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.52%) Moq
11 2 (0.52%) Selenium
11 2 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.26%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.26%) JIRA
General
1 132 (34.20%) Finance
2 41 (10.62%) Banking
3 37 (9.59%) Marketing
4 34 (8.81%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.85%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.07%) Aerospace
6 8 (2.07%) Automotive
7 3 (0.78%) Military
8 2 (0.52%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
9 1 (0.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (44.82%) .NET
2 120 (31.09%) HTML
3 108 (27.98%) ASP.NET
4 104 (26.94%) CSS
5 70 (18.13%) .NET Framework
6 56 (14.51%) HTML5
7 55 (14.25%) WPF
7 55 (14.25%) CSS3
8 53 (13.73%) WCF
9 51 (13.21%) LINQ
9 51 (13.21%) jQuery
9 51 (13.21%) XML
10 48 (12.44%) Web Services
11 45 (11.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (11.14%) Ajax
13 40 (10.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 24 (6.22%) Spring
15 20 (5.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 18 (4.66%) LINQ to SQL
17 17 (4.40%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 89 (23.06%) Mathematics
2 71 (18.39%) Computer Science
3 46 (11.92%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.37%) Client/Server
5 13 (3.37%) N-Tier
6 10 (2.59%) Physics
7 9 (2.33%) VHDL
7 9 (2.33%) Open Source
8 8 (2.07%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.81%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.04%) User Experience
11 3 (0.78%) iPhone
11 3 (0.78%) Animation
11 3 (0.78%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.52%) Firmware
12 2 (0.52%) PDA
12 2 (0.52%) Statistics
12 2 (0.52%) Chemistry
12 2 (0.52%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 63 (16.32%) Windows
2 30 (7.77%) Linux
3 9 (2.33%) UNIX
4 7 (1.81%) Android
5 4 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (37.82%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (34.72%) Software Engineering
3 118 (30.57%) OO
4 64 (16.58%) User Stories
5 54 (13.99%) MVC
6 41 (10.62%) Scrum
6 41 (10.62%) Unit Testing
7 39 (10.10%) Software Testing
8 37 (9.59%) TDD
9 33 (8.55%) Financial Modelling
10 28 (7.25%) Performance Testing
10 28 (7.25%) Risk Management
11 23 (5.96%) Workflow
11 23 (5.96%) Validation
11 23 (5.96%) Regression Testing
11 23 (5.96%) Workflow Management
11 23 (5.96%) Code Coverage
11 23 (5.96%) Software Architecture
12 21 (5.44%) Multithreading
12 21 (5.44%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 304 (78.76%) C#
2 165 (42.75%) SQL
3 154 (39.90%) JavaScript
4 148 (38.34%) C++
5 120 (31.09%) Java
6 63 (16.32%) C
7 53 (13.73%) VB.NET
8 23 (5.96%) Delphi
9 15 (3.89%) VB
9 15 (3.89%) MATLAB
10 14 (3.63%) T-SQL
11 11 (2.85%) Python
11 11 (2.85%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.59%) Perl
13 6 (1.55%) PHP
13 6 (1.55%) COBOL
13 6 (1.55%) Fortran
14 5 (1.30%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.30%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 155 (40.16%) Degree
2 23 (5.96%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.33%) PhD
4 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.55%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.04%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.52%) MCP
6 2 (0.52%) ISEB
6 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.66%) QA
2 4 (1.04%) Solvency II
2 4 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (1.30%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 145 (37.56%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.07%) Oracle
3 23 (5.96%) TOWER Software
4 8 (2.07%) CA
5 6 (1.55%) MathWorks
6 4 (1.04%) Telerik
6 4 (1.04%) Red Gate
6 4 (1.04%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.26%) SAP
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £34000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: £33k starting package
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Redhill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Farnham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago