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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 79 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 146 189 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 3.17% 3.60% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.34% 3.77% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 132 155 188
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
4367 5007 5168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 94.83% 95.26% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3629 4100 4114
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 £38,000
% 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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
Redhill +4 31 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Guildford -9 30 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Walton-on-Thames +9 25 £52,500 - 3
Reigate -6 22 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Leatherhead +2 10 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Dorking +3 8 £57,500 +167.44% 1
Caterham +2 7 £60,000 +14.28%
Camberley +7 5 £33,000 -12.00%
Woking -6 5 £47,500 +20.25% 1
Epsom 0 4 £53,750 +10.82%
Weybridge +21 3 £47,500 +53.22%
Farnham +1 1 £23,500 -41.25%
Egham - 1 £30,500 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 224 (74.67%) C#
2 141 (47.00%) SQL
3 136 (45.33%) .NET
4 126 (42.00%) Software Engineering
5 124 (41.33%) Java
5 124 (41.33%) Finance
6 123 (41.00%) Degree
7 112 (37.33%) SQL Server
8 111 (37.00%) OO
9 110 (36.67%) C++
10 109 (36.33%) Microsoft
11 106 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
12 99 (33.00%) HTML
13 92 (30.67%) JavaScript
14 81 (27.00%) Visual Studio
15 77 (25.67%) CSS
16 73 (24.33%) ASP.NET
17 71 (23.67%) XML
18 64 (21.33%) Windows
19 60 (20.00%) Mathematics
20 57 (19.00%) Computer Science
21 53 (17.67%) Linux
21 53 (17.67%) Rhino Mocks
22 52 (17.33%) Software Architecture
23 51 (17.00%) NUnit
24 50 (16.67%) MS Excel
25 48 (16.00%) OOP
26 45 (15.00%) UML
26 45 (15.00%) Automotive
27 44 (14.67%) VB.NET

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 14 (4.67%) FormScape
2 5 (1.67%) IIS
2 5 (1.67%) Confluence
2 5 (1.67%) Apache Pig
3 4 (1.33%) Node.js
3 4 (1.33%) Apache
3 4 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.33%) CMS
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.67%) DNN
4 2 (0.67%) Drupal
4 2 (0.67%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 50 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Line 100
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
1 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.33%) Wireless
2 3 (1.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.00%) Intranet
3 2 (0.67%) Internet
3 2 (0.67%) LTE
3 2 (0.67%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.33%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (0.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (37.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.00%) SQLite
7 10 (3.33%) MySQL
8 9 (3.00%) Data Mining
8 9 (3.00%) Redis
9 7 (2.33%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.67%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.67%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.00%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 81 (27.00%) Visual Studio
2 53 (17.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 51 (17.00%) NUnit
4 34 (11.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (3.67%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.33%) JIRA
7 5 (1.67%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.00%) Xcode
8 3 (1.00%) GCC
9 2 (0.67%) GDB
9 2 (0.67%) ProC
9 2 (0.67%) MSI
10 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.33%) Subversion
10 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.33%) Gerrit
General
1 124 (41.33%) Finance
2 45 (15.00%) Automotive
3 38 (12.67%) Aerospace
3 38 (12.67%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.67%) Banking
5 9 (3.00%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.33%) Games
7 3 (1.00%) Military
7 3 (1.00%) Marketing
8 2 (0.67%) Publishing
8 2 (0.67%) Local Government
8 2 (0.67%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) German Language
9 1 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (45.33%) .NET
2 99 (33.00%) HTML
3 77 (25.67%) CSS
4 73 (24.33%) ASP.NET
5 71 (23.67%) XML
6 43 (14.33%) .NET Framework
6 43 (14.33%) jQuery
6 43 (14.33%) HTML5
7 36 (12.00%) Web Services
8 34 (11.33%) Ajax
8 34 (11.33%) CSS3
9 32 (10.67%) LINQ
10 31 (10.33%) Entity Framework
11 29 (9.67%) WPF
12 28 (9.33%) SOAP
13 27 (9.00%) J2EE
13 27 (9.00%) XML Schema
14 25 (8.33%) Spring
15 23 (7.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (6.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 60 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 57 (19.00%) Computer Science
3 25 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.00%) Data Extraction
6 6 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.00%) Open Source
7 5 (1.67%) iPad
7 5 (1.67%) iPhone
8 4 (1.33%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.00%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.00%) Physics
10 2 (0.67%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.67%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.67%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.67%) NHS
10 2 (0.67%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.67%) VHDL
11 1 (0.33%) Economics
11 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.33%) Windows
2 53 (17.67%) Linux
3 32 (10.67%) UNIX
4 25 (8.33%) Android
5 18 (6.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (42.00%) Software Engineering
2 111 (37.00%) OO
3 106 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (17.33%) Software Architecture
5 48 (16.00%) OOP
6 45 (15.00%) UML
7 42 (14.00%) User Stories
8 41 (13.67%) Unit Testing
9 40 (13.33%) Use Case
10 38 (12.67%) Static Code Analysis
11 30 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
11 30 (10.00%) OOD
12 28 (9.33%) MVC
13 27 (9.00%) Data Modelling
14 25 (8.33%) Workflow
14 25 (8.33%) Performance Testing
15 24 (8.00%) Risk Management
16 23 (7.67%) Scrum
16 23 (7.67%) Workflow Management
17 20 (6.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 224 (74.67%) C#
2 141 (47.00%) SQL
3 124 (41.33%) Java
4 110 (36.67%) C++
5 92 (30.67%) JavaScript
6 44 (14.67%) VB.NET
7 40 (13.33%) C
8 28 (9.33%) COBOL
9 25 (8.33%) Ada
10 24 (8.00%) T-SQL
11 17 (5.67%) Python
12 12 (4.00%) VB
13 11 (3.67%) PHP
14 10 (3.33%) Ruby
15 8 (2.67%) MATLAB
16 6 (2.00%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.33%) Objective-C
17 4 (1.33%) Bash Shell
18 3 (1.00%) Shell Script
18 3 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 123 (41.00%) Degree
2 8 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.67%) PhD
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.33%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.33%) MCPD
5 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) MCP
5 1 (0.33%) HND
5 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.67%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 109 (36.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.67%) TOWER Software
3 21 (7.00%) Oracle
4 2 (0.67%) Sage
4 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (0.67%) VMware
4 2 (0.67%) CA
5 1 (0.33%) Lotus
5 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.33%) LANDesk
5 1 (0.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.33%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.33%) Sony
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, United Kingdom
Reigate College
Salary: £28,650 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%), 7% pension, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus excellent benefits and share schemes
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-on-Thames
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: Circa £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 45000-65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago