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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 96 71 83
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 129 186 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.83% 3.64% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 3.80% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 109 163 143
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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
4385 4898 4857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.33% 95.95% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3764 4056 3922
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £26,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Walton-on-Thames 0 34 £50,000 +53.84% 7
Guildford +4 32 £32,500 -30.29% 2
Leatherhead -16 8 £45,000 -14.28%
Reigate -22 8 £62,500 +25.00%
Woking +20 7 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Redhill -27 5 £41,900 -6.88%
Weybridge - 4 £30,000 - 1
Epsom +8 2 £36,250 -39.58%
Dorking +4 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Caterham - 1 £27,500 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 187 (67.51%) C#
2 140 (50.54%) Software Engineering
3 137 (49.46%) C++
4 136 (49.10%) SQL
5 126 (45.49%) Degree
6 123 (44.40%) Finance
7 106 (38.27%) SDLC
8 105 (37.91%) Java
9 100 (36.10%) OO
10 98 (35.38%) .NET
11 89 (32.13%) HTML
12 83 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
13 79 (28.52%) SQL Server
13 79 (28.52%) Microsoft
14 78 (28.16%) JavaScript
15 71 (25.63%) XML
16 70 (25.27%) Windows
17 66 (23.83%) CSS
18 58 (20.94%) OOP
19 57 (20.58%) Computer Science
20 56 (20.22%) Mathematics
20 56 (20.22%) Linux
20 56 (20.22%) C
21 54 (19.49%) Visual Studio
21 54 (19.49%) Software Architecture
22 48 (17.33%) MS Excel
23 46 (16.61%) UML
24 44 (15.88%) Use Case
25 43 (15.52%) Static Code Analysis
26 41 (14.80%) Aerospace

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (2.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.08%) IBM Notes
2 3 (1.08%) Apache
2 3 (1.08%) WordPress
2 3 (1.08%) Node.js
3 2 (0.72%) CMS
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.72%) Drupal
3 2 (0.72%) IIS
4 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 48 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.81%) GitHub
2 2 (0.72%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.61%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.08%) Intranet
3 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (28.52%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.22%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.42%) RDBMS
4 13 (4.69%) MySQL
5 11 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.53%) SQLite
8 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.08%) Redis
10 2 (0.72%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 54 (19.49%) Visual Studio
2 32 (11.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (11.19%) Rhino Mocks
4 28 (10.11%) NUnit
5 13 (4.69%) Eclipse
6 11 (3.97%) GCC
7 10 (3.61%) Git (software)
7 10 (3.61%) Clang
8 7 (2.53%) Subversion
9 5 (1.81%) ProC
10 4 (1.44%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.08%) JIRA
12 2 (0.72%) MSI
12 2 (0.72%) WebStorm
12 2 (0.72%) Sublime Text
13 1 (0.36%) Gerrit
13 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
General
1 123 (44.40%) Finance
2 41 (14.80%) Aerospace
2 41 (14.80%) Automotive
2 41 (14.80%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.42%) Banking
4 13 (4.69%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.89%) Legal
6 4 (1.44%) Games
6 4 (1.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.36%) Military
7 1 (0.36%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Advertising
7 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (35.38%) .NET
2 89 (32.13%) HTML
3 71 (25.63%) XML
4 66 (23.83%) CSS
5 39 (14.08%) jQuery
6 37 (13.36%) HTML5
7 30 (10.83%) ASP.NET
8 25 (9.03%) Spring
9 24 (8.66%) .NET Framework
9 24 (8.66%) Web Services
10 22 (7.94%) STL
10 22 (7.94%) CSS3
11 21 (7.58%) JDBC
11 21 (7.58%) Swing
12 19 (6.86%) XML Schema
13 18 (6.50%) WPF
13 18 (6.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (6.14%) J2EE
14 17 (6.14%) XSLT
15 16 (5.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 57 (20.58%) Computer Science
2 56 (20.22%) Mathematics
3 28 (10.11%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.25%) Device Driver
4 9 (3.25%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.89%) Smartcard
6 7 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.44%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.08%) Physics
10 2 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.72%) User Experience
11 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.36%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.36%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.36%) SCADA
11 1 (0.36%) ASTM
11 1 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 70 (25.27%) Windows
2 56 (20.22%) Linux
3 40 (14.44%) UNIX
4 18 (6.50%) Apple iOS
4 18 (6.50%) Android
5 8 (2.89%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (50.54%) Software Engineering
2 106 (38.27%) SDLC
3 100 (36.10%) OO
4 83 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (20.94%) OOP
6 54 (19.49%) Software Architecture
7 46 (16.61%) UML
8 44 (15.88%) Use Case
9 43 (15.52%) Static Code Analysis
10 34 (12.27%) Unit Testing
11 29 (10.47%) User Stories
12 27 (9.75%) Financial Modelling
13 25 (9.03%) MVC
14 22 (7.94%) TDD
15 21 (7.58%) Risk Management
16 20 (7.22%) Data Modelling
17 19 (6.86%) OOD
17 19 (6.86%) Performance Testing
18 18 (6.50%) Integration Testing
18 18 (6.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 187 (67.51%) C#
2 137 (49.46%) C++
3 136 (49.10%) SQL
4 105 (37.91%) Java
5 78 (28.16%) JavaScript
6 56 (20.22%) C
7 39 (14.08%) Python
8 22 (7.94%) PHP
9 18 (6.50%) COBOL
9 18 (6.50%) Ada
10 17 (6.14%) VB
11 15 (5.42%) T-SQL
11 15 (5.42%) PL/SQL
12 13 (4.69%) VB.NET
12 13 (4.69%) Ruby
13 10 (3.61%) Perl
14 6 (2.17%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.81%) MATLAB
16 4 (1.44%) VB6
17 2 (0.72%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 126 (45.49%) Degree
2 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.08%) HND
3 2 (0.72%) MCP
3 2 (0.72%) MCPD
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (0.72%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.30%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.72%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 79 (28.52%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.27%) Oracle
3 21 (7.58%) TOWER Software
4 3 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.08%) Lotus
4 3 (1.08%) JD Edwards
4 3 (1.08%) LANDesk
4 3 (1.08%) ServiceNow
5 2 (0.72%) Red Gate
5 2 (0.72%) Sage
5 2 (0.72%) Epicor
5 2 (0.72%) VMware
6 1 (0.36%) SaltStack
Walton-on-thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 circa
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent training and development
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent training and development
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45-55K
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000-55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Weybridge
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago