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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 82 87 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 142 150 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 3.66% 3.35% 4.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 3.41% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 136 138 168
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
3775 4399 4235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.17% 98.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 3681 3365
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +7 42 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Leatherhead +10 12 £42,500 -29.16%
Guildford -4 10 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Woking +7 8 £43,750 +25.00% 1
Walton-on-Thames -10 6 £55,000 +4.76%
Farnham -13 3 £24,000 +2.12%
Staines +9 1 £35,000 -46.15%
Chertsey 0 1 £55,500 +48.00% 1
Camberley -8 1 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Cobham - 1 £55,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 240 (68.97%) C#
2 180 (51.72%) C++
3 170 (48.85%) JavaScript
4 166 (47.70%) SQL
5 161 (46.26%) HTML
6 158 (45.40%) SQL Server
7 155 (44.54%) Software Engineering
8 151 (43.39%) CSS
9 149 (42.82%) Agile Software Development
10 137 (39.37%) Degree
11 134 (38.51%) .NET
12 121 (34.77%) Windows
13 118 (33.91%) Finance
14 107 (30.75%) Linux
14 107 (30.75%) OO
15 97 (27.87%) Visual Studio
16 96 (27.59%) SDLC
17 91 (26.15%) Computer Science
18 74 (21.26%) XML
18 74 (21.26%) jQuery
19 69 (19.83%) HTML5
20 68 (19.54%) ASP.NET
21 66 (18.97%) Software Architecture
22 64 (18.39%) Java
22 64 (18.39%) Unix
23 61 (17.53%) MVC
24 60 (17.24%) Microsoft
25 59 (16.95%) .NET Framework
26 58 (16.67%) Relational Database
27 57 (16.38%) OOP

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (2.30%) IIS
2 4 (1.15%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.86%) CMS
4 2 (0.57%) Kentico
4 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.29%) MediaWiki
5 1 (0.29%) Node.js
5 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.03%) TCP/IP
2 19 (5.46%) HTTP
3 5 (1.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) DNS
4 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (45.40%) SQL Server
2 58 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 33 (9.48%) RDBMS
4 18 (5.17%) Oracle Database
5 14 (4.02%) MySQL
5 14 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.59%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.01%) Big Data
8 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 97 (27.87%) Visual Studio
2 52 (14.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (8.62%) NUnit
4 27 (7.76%) Subversion
5 25 (7.18%) Rhino Mocks
6 22 (6.32%) TeamCity
7 21 (6.03%) Clang
7 21 (6.03%) GCC
8 14 (4.02%) ReSharper
9 13 (3.74%) Git (software)
10 10 (2.87%) CruiseControl
11 9 (2.59%) Jenkins
11 9 (2.59%) JIRA
12 3 (0.86%) TortoiseSVN
12 3 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.57%) CasperJS
13 2 (0.57%) ClearCase
13 2 (0.57%) PhantomJS
13 2 (0.57%) Selenium
14 1 (0.29%) Bugzilla
General
1 118 (33.91%) Finance
2 29 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 24 (6.90%) Aerospace
3 24 (6.90%) Automotive
4 11 (3.16%) Banking
4 11 (3.16%) Games
5 9 (2.59%) Retail
6 4 (1.15%) Electronics
6 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.15%) Marketing
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (46.26%) HTML
2 151 (43.39%) CSS
3 134 (38.51%) .NET
4 74 (21.26%) jQuery
4 74 (21.26%) XML
5 69 (19.83%) HTML5
6 68 (19.54%) ASP.NET
7 59 (16.95%) .NET Framework
8 50 (14.37%) CSS3
9 42 (12.07%) WPF
10 38 (10.92%) Ajax
10 38 (10.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 38 (10.92%) STL
10 38 (10.92%) Web Services
11 35 (10.06%) WinForms
12 32 (9.20%) Entity Framework
13 31 (8.91%) XSLT
14 28 (8.05%) XSL
15 25 (7.18%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (6.61%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 91 (26.15%) Computer Science
2 46 (13.22%) Mathematics
3 39 (11.21%) Algorithms
4 32 (9.20%) Data Structures
5 22 (6.32%) Reinsurance
6 12 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.45%) Smartcard
7 11 (3.16%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (1.44%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.44%) Statistics
8 5 (1.44%) User Experience
9 4 (1.15%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.15%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.15%) Tandem
10 3 (0.86%) Online Games
11 2 (0.57%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.57%) CUDA
11 2 (0.57%) iPhone
11 2 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 121 (34.77%) Windows
2 107 (30.75%) Linux
3 64 (18.39%) Unix
4 14 (4.02%) Android
4 14 (4.02%) Oracle Linux
5 13 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (2.59%) CentOS
7 9 (2.59%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (44.54%) Software Engineering
2 149 (42.82%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (30.75%) OO
4 96 (27.59%) SDLC
5 66 (18.97%) Software Architecture
6 61 (17.53%) MVC
7 57 (16.38%) OOP
8 50 (14.37%) Static Code Analysis
9 47 (13.51%) TDD
10 42 (12.07%) Unit Testing
11 41 (11.78%) Financial Modelling
12 32 (9.20%) Web Development
13 31 (8.91%) UML
14 29 (8.33%) Use Case
14 29 (8.33%) User Stories
15 23 (6.61%) Project Management
16 22 (6.32%) Risk Management
17 21 (6.03%) Scrum
18 20 (5.75%) Analytics
18 20 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 240 (68.97%) C#
2 180 (51.72%) C++
3 170 (48.85%) JavaScript
4 166 (47.70%) SQL
5 64 (18.39%) Java
6 47 (13.51%) Python
7 40 (11.49%) C
8 35 (10.06%) T-SQL
9 28 (8.05%) PL/SQL
10 21 (6.03%) Perl
10 21 (6.03%) VB.NET
11 18 (5.17%) PowerShell
12 14 (4.02%) XPath
13 13 (3.74%) VBA
14 9 (2.59%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.59%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.59%) VB
15 6 (1.72%) PHP
16 3 (0.86%) VBScript
17 2 (0.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 137 (39.37%) Degree
2 15 (4.31%) PhD
3 10 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.44%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.86%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.63%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (2.59%) iptables
1 9 (2.59%) Xen
1 9 (2.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (2.59%) Puppet
2 7 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.64%) Oracle
3 26 (7.47%) TOWER Software
4 12 (3.45%) Google
5 10 (2.87%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.15%) SAP
7 3 (0.86%) VMware
8 2 (0.57%) CA
8 2 (0.57%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.29%) Telerik
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Camberley, Surrey
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