The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 113 121 95
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 100 101 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.27% 2.08% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 2.18% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 91 97 112
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
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
4170 4629 4497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 94.84% 95.25% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3626 3790 3610
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Surrey region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 September 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 -17 21 £32,500 -27.77% 4
Woking +12 18 £40,000 -1.23%
Redhill -4 14 £45,000 - 3
Egham - 9 £65,000 -
Leatherhead -11 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Reigate -10 7 £57,500 +6.97%
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £31,500 - 1
Epsom +7 2 £43,750 -27.08%
Horley +4 1 £27,000 -40.00%
Staines -17 1 £21,500 -42.66% 2
Farnham - 1 £30,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 209 (96.31%) Software Engineering
2 99 (45.62%) C#
3 93 (42.86%) C++
4 73 (33.64%) Linux
5 69 (31.80%) SQL
6 68 (31.34%) Degree
7 66 (30.41%) Java
8 62 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 55 (25.35%) OO
10 53 (24.42%) Windows
10 53 (24.42%) .NET
11 50 (23.04%) Computer Science
12 49 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (16.13%) HTML
13 35 (16.13%) QA
14 33 (15.21%) Web Services
14 33 (15.21%) Embedded Systems
15 32 (14.75%) MySQL
16 31 (14.29%) SQL Server
16 31 (14.29%) Telecoms
17 30 (13.82%) C
18 27 (12.44%) Microsoft
18 27 (12.44%) Finance
18 27 (12.44%) WPF
19 25 (11.52%) CSS
20 24 (11.06%) PHP
20 24 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
21 23 (10.60%) Test Strategy
22 22 (10.14%) Systems Analysis
23 21 (9.68%) Multithreading

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.61%) Apache
2 5 (2.30%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.30%) Node.js
3 3 (1.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.15%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.30%) LTE
3 4 (1.84%) RANAP
3 4 (1.84%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (1.84%) RTP
3 4 (1.84%) GSM
3 4 (1.84%) UMTS
4 3 (1.38%) VoIP
5 2 (0.92%) PBX
5 2 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.92%) SCTP
5 2 (0.92%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (0.92%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.46%) Modbus
6 1 (0.46%) NFC
6 1 (0.46%) Wireless
6 1 (0.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.75%) MySQL
2 31 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.61%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.30%) RavenDB
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.38%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.38%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.38%) SQLite
7 3 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.46%) Big Data
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (9.22%) Jenkins
2 18 (8.29%) JIRA
3 17 (7.83%) Selenium
3 17 (7.83%) WebDriver
4 16 (7.37%) JMeter
5 11 (5.07%) Visual Studio
6 8 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.84%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (1.84%) NUnit
7 4 (1.84%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.38%) Subversion
8 3 (1.38%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.92%) GCC
9 2 (0.92%) GDB
9 2 (0.92%) Trac
10 1 (0.46%) Clang
10 1 (0.46%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.46%) LLVM
10 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 27 (12.44%) Finance
3 10 (4.61%) Electronics
4 5 (2.30%) Retail
4 5 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.84%) Back Office
5 4 (1.84%) Marketing
6 3 (1.38%) Games
7 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Advertising
7 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.46%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (24.42%) .NET
2 35 (16.13%) HTML
3 33 (15.21%) Web Services
4 27 (12.44%) WPF
5 25 (11.52%) CSS
6 18 (8.29%) XML
7 16 (7.37%) LAMP
8 14 (6.45%) WinForms
9 13 (5.99%) ASP.NET
10 12 (5.53%) JSON
10 12 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (5.07%) HTML5
11 11 (5.07%) jQuery
12 10 (4.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 10 (4.61%) REST
13 8 (3.69%) STL
13 8 (3.69%) Ajax
13 8 (3.69%) ATL
13 8 (3.69%) JSP
13 8 (3.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.04%) Computer Science
2 33 (15.21%) Embedded Systems
3 24 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (8.29%) Mathematics
5 13 (5.99%) Smartcard
6 12 (5.53%) Visualisation
7 10 (4.61%) Algorithms
8 7 (3.23%) GIS
9 6 (2.76%) User Experience
10 5 (2.30%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.84%) Telematics
11 4 (1.84%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.84%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (1.38%) Physics
12 3 (1.38%) Device Driver
12 3 (1.38%) DTV
12 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.92%) NHS
13 2 (0.92%) Cryptography
14 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 73 (33.64%) Linux
2 53 (24.42%) Windows
3 21 (9.68%) Android
3 21 (9.68%) UNIX
3 21 (9.68%) Apple iOS
4 13 (5.99%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (2.30%) Solaris
6 4 (1.84%) CentOS
7 3 (1.38%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (96.31%) Software Engineering
2 55 (25.35%) OO
3 49 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (10.60%) Test Strategy
5 22 (10.14%) Systems Analysis
6 21 (9.68%) Multithreading
6 21 (9.68%) Test Automation
7 20 (9.22%) Workflow
8 19 (8.76%) Unit Testing
9 18 (8.29%) TDD
10 17 (7.83%) MVC
10 17 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (7.37%) Software Testing
11 16 (7.37%) OOP
12 15 (6.91%) Web Development
12 15 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (5.53%) Load Testing
13 12 (5.53%) Test Scripting
13 12 (5.53%) Scrum
14 11 (5.07%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 99 (45.62%) C#
2 93 (42.86%) C++
3 69 (31.80%) SQL
4 66 (30.41%) Java
5 62 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 30 (13.82%) C
7 24 (11.06%) PHP
8 15 (6.91%) Python
9 8 (3.69%) MATLAB
10 7 (3.23%) Ruby
10 7 (3.23%) Scala
11 6 (2.76%) Embedded C++
12 5 (2.30%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.30%) Delphi
13 4 (1.84%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.84%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.84%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.84%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.38%) R
14 3 (1.38%) Ada
Qualifications
1 68 (31.34%) Degree
2 5 (2.30%) PhD
3 3 (1.38%) ISEB
3 3 (1.38%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.92%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.84%) Xen
1 4 (1.84%) XenServer
1 4 (1.84%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (1.84%) Nagios
1 4 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.91%) Oracle
3 8 (3.69%) TOWER Software
4 7 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.84%) Splunk
6 3 (1.38%) SAP
7 2 (0.92%) Cisco
8 1 (0.46%) IBM
8 1 (0.46%) HP
8 1 (0.46%) EMC
8 1 (0.46%) Intel
8 1 (0.46%) VMware
8 1 (0.46%) DevExpress
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + training and development
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
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Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Shares
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + benefits
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Staines
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
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