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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 120 93 67
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 107 137 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.17% 2.83% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 2.97% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 103 115 181
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
4689 4619 5204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.13% 95.49% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3841 3702 4472
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 +18 45 £45,000 - 2
Reigate +10 41 £53,750 +34.37%
Redhill -2 16 £51,250 +5.12% 1
Leatherhead -15 12 £55,000 +34.14% 1
Woking -13 7 £40,500 +24.61% 2
Horley - 6 £45,000 -
Staines +1 2 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Epsom -1 1 £60,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 267 (90.51%) Software Engineering
2 162 (54.92%) C#
3 139 (47.12%) Finance
4 116 (39.32%) SQL
5 110 (37.29%) .NET
6 105 (35.59%) C++
7 103 (34.92%) Degree
8 93 (31.53%) Computer Science
9 89 (30.17%) SQL Server
10 84 (28.47%) HTML
11 81 (27.46%) OO
12 77 (26.10%) Microsoft
13 72 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
13 72 (24.41%) JavaScript
14 69 (23.39%) Linux
15 68 (23.05%) WPF
16 65 (22.03%) Mathematics
17 63 (21.36%) CSS
18 62 (21.02%) Java
19 51 (17.29%) ASP.NET
20 43 (14.58%) .NET Framework
21 42 (14.24%) Multithreading
22 41 (13.90%) Software Architecture
22 41 (13.90%) WCF
23 39 (13.22%) jQuery
23 39 (13.22%) Visual Studio
24 38 (12.88%) MVC
24 38 (12.88%) TDD
25 37 (12.54%) C
26 36 (12.20%) Unit Testing

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 15 (5.08%) CMS
2 10 (3.39%) IIS
3 6 (2.03%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.02%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.34%) OnBase
Applications
1 26 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.03%) Simulink
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.68%) SaaS
2 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.08%) GSM
1 15 (5.08%) PBX
1 15 (5.08%) UMTS
1 15 (5.08%) RTP
1 15 (5.08%) RANAP
1 15 (5.08%) LTE
1 15 (5.08%) Asterisk PBX
2 9 (3.05%) VoIP
2 9 (3.05%) Internet
3 6 (2.03%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.69%) DVB
5 2 (0.68%) HTTP
6 1 (0.34%) SAN
6 1 (0.34%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (30.17%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 23 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.08%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.36%) MySQL
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.34%) HBase
8 1 (0.34%) Redis
8 1 (0.34%) Big Data
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.34%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (13.22%) Visual Studio
2 25 (8.47%) Subversion
3 22 (7.46%) NUnit
4 17 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (5.42%) Selenium
6 15 (5.08%) GCC
6 15 (5.08%) GDB
6 15 (5.08%) Trac
7 14 (4.75%) Jenkins
8 13 (4.41%) Rhino Mocks
9 9 (3.05%) Maven
10 8 (2.71%) Ant
10 8 (2.71%) Hudson
10 8 (2.71%) TeamCity
11 6 (2.03%) PhantomJS
12 4 (1.36%) ClearCase
13 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
13 2 (0.68%) MSTest
General
1 139 (47.12%) Finance
2 22 (7.46%) Banking
2 22 (7.46%) Investment Banking
3 20 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 19 (6.44%) Marketing
5 6 (2.03%) Games
6 5 (1.69%) Automotive
7 4 (1.36%) Electronics
7 4 (1.36%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.02%) Retail
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (37.29%) .NET
2 84 (28.47%) HTML
3 68 (23.05%) WPF
4 63 (21.36%) CSS
5 51 (17.29%) ASP.NET
6 43 (14.58%) .NET Framework
7 41 (13.90%) WCF
8 39 (13.22%) jQuery
9 33 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (10.51%) STL
11 27 (9.15%) Spring
11 27 (9.15%) HTML5
11 27 (9.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 26 (8.81%) Ajax
13 25 (8.47%) XML
14 24 (8.14%) WinForms
15 20 (6.78%) Hibernate
16 19 (6.44%) MFC
17 18 (6.10%) CSS3
18 16 (5.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 93 (31.53%) Computer Science
2 65 (22.03%) Mathematics
3 29 (9.83%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.41%) Statistics
4 13 (4.41%) Economics
5 8 (2.71%) Physics
5 8 (2.71%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.71%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (2.71%) Open Source
6 6 (2.03%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.69%) DTV
8 4 (1.36%) STB
8 4 (1.36%) CCTV
9 3 (1.02%) PACS
9 3 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.68%) Firmware
10 2 (0.68%) Clustering
10 2 (0.68%) Xbox
10 2 (0.68%) CUDA
11 1 (0.34%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 69 (23.39%) Linux
2 35 (11.86%) Windows
3 21 (7.12%) UNIX
4 5 (1.69%) Windows CE
5 3 (1.02%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.34%) Android
6 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (90.51%) Software Engineering
2 81 (27.46%) OO
3 72 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (14.24%) Multithreading
5 41 (13.90%) Software Architecture
6 38 (12.88%) TDD
6 38 (12.88%) MVC
7 36 (12.20%) Unit Testing
8 34 (11.53%) OOD
9 27 (9.15%) User Stories
10 24 (8.14%) Financial Modelling
11 22 (7.46%) Automated Testing
12 21 (7.12%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (7.12%) Code Coverage
12 21 (7.12%) Scrum
13 17 (5.76%) Validation
13 17 (5.76%) UML
14 16 (5.42%) Workflow
14 16 (5.42%) Performance Testing
14 16 (5.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 162 (54.92%) C#
2 116 (39.32%) SQL
3 105 (35.59%) C++
4 72 (24.41%) JavaScript
5 62 (21.02%) Java
6 37 (12.54%) C
7 15 (5.08%) PL/SQL
8 13 (4.41%) Python
9 8 (2.71%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.37%) VBA
11 6 (2.03%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.69%) VC++
12 5 (1.69%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.36%) VB
14 3 (1.02%) PHP
15 2 (0.68%) Perl
15 2 (0.68%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.68%) Scala
16 1 (0.34%) Ruby
16 1 (0.34%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 103 (34.92%) Degree
2 16 (5.42%) ISTQB
3 15 (5.08%) ISEB
4 10 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.51%) QA
2 4 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.36%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.68%) HL7
3 2 (0.68%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (3.73%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.03%) Puppet
2 6 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (26.10%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.83%) Oracle
3 19 (6.44%) Cisco
4 14 (4.75%) TOWER Software
5 5 (1.69%) JBoss
6 2 (0.68%) BT
7 1 (0.34%) Kofax
7 1 (0.34%) Twitter
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Steria
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago