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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 77 64 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 152 174 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 3.41% 4.05% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 4.29% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 142 162 162
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -6.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,975 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
4330 4054 4932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.19% 94.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3636 3226 4228
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,100
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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Reigate -1 29 £55,000 - 3
Guildford -25 18 £36,250 -9.37% 1
Redhill +8 15 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Dorking - 15 £28,500 - 1
Walton-on-Thames +8 14 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Farnham 0 8 £23,500 -41.25% 1
Epsom - 5 £55,000 -
Camberley - 5 £40,000 -
Leatherhead +1 2 £60,000 +37.14%
Woking -3 2 £36,250 -30.95% 4
Godalming - 2 £50,000 -
Caterham - 2 £60,000 -
Chertsey - 2 £30,750 -
Staines - 1 £65,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 289 (80.95%) C#
2 169 (47.34%) SQL Server
3 158 (44.26%) Degree
4 156 (43.70%) .NET
5 150 (42.02%) JavaScript
6 147 (41.18%) SQL
7 145 (40.62%) C++
8 125 (35.01%) HTML
9 123 (34.45%) Java
10 122 (34.17%) OO
11 115 (32.21%) CSS
12 112 (31.37%) Microsoft
13 111 (31.09%) Visual Studio
14 109 (30.53%) Finance
14 109 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
15 106 (29.69%) ASP.NET
16 105 (29.41%) Software Engineering
17 86 (24.09%) Mathematics
18 78 (21.85%) NUnit
19 73 (20.45%) Windows
19 73 (20.45%) Rhino Mocks
20 69 (19.33%) XML
20 69 (19.33%) Computer Science
21 64 (17.93%) VB.NET
22 60 (16.81%) C
23 56 (15.69%) .NET Framework
24 55 (15.41%) LINQ
25 54 (15.13%) HTML5
26 53 (14.85%) jQuery
27 52 (14.57%) Ajax

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (3.92%) FormScape
2 9 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.24%) IIS
4 5 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.40%) Confluence
4 5 (1.40%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.12%) Node.js
6 2 (0.56%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.56%) DNN
6 2 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.56%) CMS
6 2 (0.56%) JBoss
7 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 45 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Line 100
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.68%) Wireless
2 3 (0.84%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.84%) Software-Defined Radio
3 2 (0.56%) Internet
3 2 (0.56%) LTE
3 2 (0.56%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (47.34%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (7.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.52%) Data Mining
7 7 (1.96%) SQLite
8 6 (1.68%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.68%) Redis
9 5 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.40%) MySQL
9 5 (1.40%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.40%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.40%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 111 (31.09%) Visual Studio
2 78 (21.85%) NUnit
3 73 (20.45%) Rhino Mocks
4 42 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.80%) Ranorex
5 10 (2.80%) TestComplete
6 8 (2.24%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.68%) JIRA
8 5 (1.40%) ReSharper
8 5 (1.40%) Xcode
9 4 (1.12%) MSTest
10 2 (0.56%) GCC
10 2 (0.56%) GDB
11 1 (0.28%) Moq
11 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.28%) ProC
11 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 109 (30.53%) Finance
2 39 (10.92%) Automotive
3 33 (9.24%) Telecoms
4 32 (8.96%) Aerospace
5 20 (5.60%) Banking
6 11 (3.08%) Marketing
7 10 (2.80%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.52%) Games
9 6 (1.68%) Military
10 2 (0.56%) Retail
11 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
11 1 (0.28%) German Language
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Law
11 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (43.70%) .NET
2 125 (35.01%) HTML
3 115 (32.21%) CSS
4 106 (29.69%) ASP.NET
5 69 (19.33%) XML
6 56 (15.69%) .NET Framework
7 55 (15.41%) LINQ
8 54 (15.13%) HTML5
9 53 (14.85%) jQuery
10 52 (14.57%) CSS3
10 52 (14.57%) Ajax
11 49 (13.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 47 (13.17%) Web Services
13 42 (11.76%) WPF
14 30 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (7.56%) XML Schema
15 27 (7.56%) SOAP
16 25 (7.00%) WCF
17 21 (5.88%) J2EE
18 19 (5.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 86 (24.09%) Mathematics
2 69 (19.33%) Computer Science
3 32 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.64%) VHDL
6 10 (2.80%) Visualisation
7 9 (2.52%) Open Source
7 9 (2.52%) Data Extraction
8 7 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.96%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.68%) Physics
9 6 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.68%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.40%) iPhone
10 5 (1.40%) iPad
11 3 (0.84%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.56%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.56%) Online Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Animation
13 1 (0.28%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 73 (20.45%) Windows
2 44 (12.32%) Linux
3 19 (5.32%) Android
4 14 (3.92%) UNIX
5 12 (3.36%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.84%) Solaris
7 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (34.17%) OO
2 109 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 51 (14.29%) User Stories
5 41 (11.48%) OOP
6 39 (10.92%) UML
7 38 (10.64%) Scrum
7 38 (10.64%) Software Architecture
8 36 (10.08%) Unit Testing
9 31 (8.68%) MVC
10 29 (8.12%) Use Case
11 28 (7.84%) Risk Management
12 27 (7.56%) Data Modelling
12 27 (7.56%) OOD
13 26 (7.28%) Software Testing
13 26 (7.28%) Multithreading
14 25 (7.00%) Performance Testing
14 25 (7.00%) Static Code Analysis
15 24 (6.72%) Financial Modelling
15 24 (6.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 289 (80.95%) C#
2 150 (42.02%) JavaScript
3 147 (41.18%) SQL
4 145 (40.62%) C++
5 123 (34.45%) Java
6 64 (17.93%) VB.NET
7 60 (16.81%) C
8 26 (7.28%) COBOL
9 21 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 21 (5.88%) MATLAB
10 19 (5.32%) Delphi
11 14 (3.92%) Ada
12 10 (2.80%) Python
13 9 (2.52%) Fortran
14 5 (1.40%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.12%) PHP
16 3 (0.84%) VB
16 3 (0.84%) Perl
16 3 (0.84%) Ruby
16 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 158 (44.26%) Degree
2 18 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.80%) PhD
4 6 (1.68%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.40%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 112 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.16%) TOWER Software
3 8 (2.24%) Oracle
4 6 (1.68%) MathWorks
5 4 (1.12%) CA
5 4 (1.12%) Telerik
5 4 (1.12%) Red Gate
6 2 (0.56%) Sage
6 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.28%) Sony
7 1 (0.28%) Lotus
7 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.28%) Facebook
7 1 (0.28%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.28%) LANDesk
Farnham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Aquilaheywood
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + training + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55-80k+20%Bonus+Bens+CarAllowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £neg on experience+bonus+benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive dep. on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Reigate
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago