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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 80 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 134 173 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 3.03% 3.36% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 3.52% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 118 143 165
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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
4259 4920 5027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.36% 95.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3554 4052 4069
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Guildford +4 35 £32,500 -13.33%
Walton-on-Thames +5 27 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Redhill +1 23 £50,000 +11.11%
Reigate -2 19 £60,000 +9.09%
Dorking +11 8 £57,500 +167.44%
Leatherhead +5 8 £60,000 +37.14%
Caterham +3 5 £60,000 +14.28%
Epsom -1 4 £52,500 +7.14% 1
Weybridge +18 3 £47,500 +53.22%
Camberley +3 3 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Woking 0 3 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 206 (73.05%) C#
2 138 (48.94%) SQL
2 138 (48.94%) Software Engineering
3 133 (47.16%) Finance
4 127 (45.04%) Degree
5 123 (43.62%) Java
6 118 (41.84%) C++
7 116 (41.13%) .NET
8 113 (40.07%) OO
9 109 (38.65%) SDLC
10 98 (34.75%) SQL Server
10 98 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
11 97 (34.40%) Microsoft
12 89 (31.56%) HTML
13 84 (29.79%) JavaScript
14 74 (26.24%) Visual Studio
15 66 (23.40%) CSS
15 66 (23.40%) XML
16 63 (22.34%) Mathematics
17 61 (21.63%) Windows
18 59 (20.92%) Computer Science
19 58 (20.57%) Software Architecture
20 57 (20.21%) Linux
21 55 (19.50%) OOP
22 54 (19.15%) ASP.NET
23 48 (17.02%) C
23 48 (17.02%) MS Excel
24 47 (16.67%) UML
24 47 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
25 45 (15.96%) Automotive

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 9 (3.19%) FormScape
2 6 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.42%) IIS
3 4 (1.42%) CMS
3 4 (1.42%) Confluence
3 4 (1.42%) Apache
3 4 (1.42%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.06%) Node.js
4 3 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.71%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.71%) DNN
5 2 (0.71%) Drupal
6 1 (0.35%) WordPress
6 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 48 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) Line 100
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.35%) SaaS
1 1 (0.35%) PaaS
1 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.06%) Intranet
1 3 (1.06%) Wireless
2 2 (0.71%) LTE
2 2 (0.71%) VoLTE
2 2 (0.71%) Internet
2 2 (0.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.09%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (4.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (3.90%) MySQL
6 9 (3.19%) Data Mining
6 9 (3.19%) SQLite
7 8 (2.84%) Redis
8 6 (2.13%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.42%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.42%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.42%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.06%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 74 (26.24%) Visual Studio
2 47 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 44 (15.60%) NUnit
4 37 (13.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (5.67%) Eclipse
6 8 (2.84%) JIRA
7 7 (2.48%) GCC
8 6 (2.13%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.42%) Subversion
9 4 (1.42%) Clang
10 3 (1.06%) ProC
11 2 (0.71%) MSI
11 2 (0.71%) GDB
11 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.71%) WebStorm
11 2 (0.71%) Sublime Text
12 1 (0.35%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 133 (47.16%) Finance
2 45 (15.96%) Automotive
3 42 (14.89%) Aerospace
3 42 (14.89%) Telecoms
4 19 (6.74%) Banking
5 14 (4.96%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.06%) Marketing
6 3 (1.06%) Games
7 2 (0.71%) Military
7 2 (0.71%) Publishing
7 2 (0.71%) Local Government
8 1 (0.35%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (41.13%) .NET
2 89 (31.56%) HTML
3 66 (23.40%) XML
3 66 (23.40%) CSS
4 54 (19.15%) ASP.NET
5 41 (14.54%) HTML5
6 35 (12.41%) jQuery
7 32 (11.35%) .NET Framework
8 31 (10.99%) Web Services
8 31 (10.99%) CSS3
9 27 (9.57%) J2EE
10 26 (9.22%) Spring
11 24 (8.51%) XML Schema
12 22 (7.80%) Ajax
12 22 (7.80%) WPF
12 22 (7.80%) LINQ
13 20 (7.09%) Entity Framework
13 20 (7.09%) SOAP
14 19 (6.74%) STL
15 17 (6.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 63 (22.34%) Mathematics
2 59 (20.92%) Computer Science
3 29 (10.28%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.19%) Data Extraction
4 9 (3.19%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.77%) Smartcard
7 4 (1.42%) iPhone
7 4 (1.42%) iPad
8 2 (0.71%) User Experience
8 2 (0.71%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.71%) Physics
8 2 (0.71%) NHS
8 2 (0.71%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.35%) SCADA
9 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.35%) ASTM
9 1 (0.35%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.35%) VHDL
9 1 (0.35%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 61 (21.63%) Windows
2 57 (20.21%) Linux
3 34 (12.06%) UNIX
4 23 (8.16%) Android
5 17 (6.03%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.77%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (48.94%) Software Engineering
2 113 (40.07%) OO
3 109 (38.65%) SDLC
4 98 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (20.57%) Software Architecture
6 55 (19.50%) OOP
7 47 (16.67%) UML
8 45 (15.96%) Use Case
9 44 (15.60%) Unit Testing
10 43 (15.25%) Static Code Analysis
11 42 (14.89%) User Stories
12 32 (11.35%) Financial Modelling
13 27 (9.57%) MVC
14 26 (9.22%) Risk Management
14 26 (9.22%) Workflow
14 26 (9.22%) Performance Testing
15 25 (8.87%) Data Modelling
16 23 (8.16%) OOD
16 23 (8.16%) Workflow Management
17 21 (7.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 206 (73.05%) C#
2 138 (48.94%) SQL
3 123 (43.62%) Java
4 118 (41.84%) C++
5 84 (29.79%) JavaScript
6 48 (17.02%) C
7 34 (12.06%) VB.NET
8 24 (8.51%) COBOL
9 23 (8.16%) Python
10 22 (7.80%) Ada
11 18 (6.38%) T-SQL
12 15 (5.32%) VB
13 14 (4.96%) PHP
13 14 (4.96%) Ruby
14 9 (3.19%) PL/SQL
15 6 (2.13%) MATLAB
16 5 (1.77%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.42%) Bash Shell
17 4 (1.42%) Perl
18 3 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 127 (45.04%) Degree
2 6 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.71%) MCPD
4 2 (0.71%) MCP
4 2 (0.71%) HND
4 2 (0.71%) PhD
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.71%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.99%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.84%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.71%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 97 (34.40%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.22%) Oracle
3 25 (8.87%) TOWER Software
4 2 (0.71%) VMware
4 2 (0.71%) CA
4 2 (0.71%) Sage
5 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.35%) Sony
5 1 (0.35%) Lotus
5 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.35%) LANDesk
5 1 (0.35%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.35%) SaltStack
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 circa
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £50k dep. on experience
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
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Stem Graduates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago