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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 111 76 56
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 107 152 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.30% 3.23% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 3.40% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 98 138 218
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
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
4420 4475 4968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.07% 95.05% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3650 3702 4281
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +12 32 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Reigate -14 23 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Redhill -9 10 £36,500 +14.06% 1
Woking -14 8 £40,250 +7.33% 1
Leatherhead -12 7 £40,000 +10.34% 3
Staines 0 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Camberley +4 1 £35,000 +12.90% 2
Farnham - 1 £57,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 214 (87.35%) Software Engineering
2 134 (54.69%) C#
3 105 (42.86%) Finance
4 95 (38.78%) SQL
5 92 (37.55%) Degree
6 91 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (34.69%) Computer Science
8 75 (30.61%) C++
9 74 (30.20%) .NET
10 70 (28.57%) OO
11 65 (26.53%) HTML
11 65 (26.53%) JavaScript
12 61 (24.90%) Mathematics
13 60 (24.49%) Java
13 60 (24.49%) SQL Server
14 55 (22.45%) Microsoft
15 51 (20.82%) Linux
16 47 (19.18%) CSS
17 46 (18.78%) WPF
18 39 (15.92%) Unit Testing
19 38 (15.51%) Software Architecture
20 34 (13.88%) QA
20 34 (13.88%) Visual Studio
21 33 (13.47%) XML
21 33 (13.47%) Multithreading
22 29 (11.84%) ASP.NET
22 29 (11.84%) User Stories
23 27 (11.02%) Enterprise Software
23 27 (11.02%) HTML5
23 27 (11.02%) NUnit

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (3.27%) CMS
2 7 (2.86%) IIS
3 6 (2.45%) JBoss
3 6 (2.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.04%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.63%) Apache
6 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.41%) Confluence
7 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.41%) TWiki
7 1 (0.41%) OnBase
Applications
1 17 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Simulink
2 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.41%) TargetLink
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.04%) SaaS
2 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.53%) LTE
2 14 (5.71%) Asterisk PBX
2 14 (5.71%) RTP
2 14 (5.71%) GSM
2 14 (5.71%) PBX
2 14 (5.71%) UMTS
2 14 (5.71%) RANAP
3 5 (2.04%) Internet
4 4 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.63%) VoIP
5 2 (0.82%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.82%) HTTP
5 2 (0.82%) DVB
6 1 (0.41%) Broadband
6 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.41%) Wireless
6 1 (0.41%) VLAN
6 1 (0.41%) SAN
6 1 (0.41%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 15 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.27%) RDBMS
4 8 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.04%) MySQL
6 3 (1.22%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.82%) SQLite
8 1 (0.41%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.41%) HBase
8 1 (0.41%) Redis
8 1 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (13.88%) Visual Studio
2 27 (11.02%) NUnit
3 25 (10.20%) Subversion
4 24 (9.80%) Selenium
5 20 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (7.76%) Rhino Mocks
7 15 (6.12%) Jenkins
7 15 (6.12%) GCC
8 14 (5.71%) GDB
8 14 (5.71%) Trac
9 7 (2.86%) Maven
10 6 (2.45%) Git (software)
10 6 (2.45%) PhantomJS
10 6 (2.45%) CasperJS
11 5 (2.04%) Hudson
11 5 (2.04%) Ant
11 5 (2.04%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.63%) JIRA
13 3 (1.22%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.82%) JMeter
General
1 105 (42.86%) Finance
2 15 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.08%) Banking
3 10 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.86%) Marketing
5 4 (1.63%) Games
5 4 (1.63%) Electronics
6 3 (1.22%) Automotive
7 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Retail
8 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (30.20%) .NET
2 65 (26.53%) HTML
3 47 (19.18%) CSS
4 46 (18.78%) WPF
5 33 (13.47%) XML
6 29 (11.84%) ASP.NET
7 27 (11.02%) HTML5
8 26 (10.61%) STL
9 24 (9.80%) WCF
9 24 (9.80%) jQuery
9 24 (9.80%) Spring
10 23 (9.39%) .NET Framework
10 23 (9.39%) CSS3
11 22 (8.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 19 (7.76%) Ajax
13 18 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (6.94%) J2EE
15 16 (6.53%) Hibernate
16 11 (4.49%) WinForms
16 11 (4.49%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 85 (34.69%) Computer Science
2 61 (24.90%) Mathematics
3 27 (11.02%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (4.49%) Open Source
6 10 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.27%) Algorithms
7 8 (3.27%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.45%) Statistics
8 6 (2.45%) Economics
9 3 (1.22%) Physics
9 3 (1.22%) User Experience
10 2 (0.82%) Xbox
10 2 (0.82%) Interactive TV
10 2 (0.82%) IPTV
10 2 (0.82%) DTV
10 2 (0.82%) GIS
11 1 (0.41%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.41%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.41%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 51 (20.82%) Linux
2 24 (9.80%) Windows
3 18 (7.35%) UNIX
4 5 (2.04%) Windows CE
5 3 (1.22%) Android
5 3 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (87.35%) Software Engineering
2 91 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (28.57%) OO
4 39 (15.92%) Unit Testing
5 38 (15.51%) Software Architecture
6 33 (13.47%) Multithreading
7 29 (11.84%) User Stories
8 27 (11.02%) Automated Testing
9 24 (9.80%) Code Coverage
10 23 (9.39%) MVC
10 23 (9.39%) Financial Modelling
11 22 (8.98%) TDD
11 22 (8.98%) Performance Testing
11 22 (8.98%) Workflow
12 21 (8.57%) Validation
13 20 (8.16%) Risk Management
14 19 (7.76%) Workflow Management
14 19 (7.76%) Regression Testing
14 19 (7.76%) OOD
15 15 (6.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 134 (54.69%) C#
2 95 (38.78%) SQL
3 75 (30.61%) C++
4 65 (26.53%) JavaScript
5 60 (24.49%) Java
6 23 (9.39%) C
7 11 (4.49%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.45%) PHP
9 6 (2.45%) Python
10 5 (2.04%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.04%) Perl
11 3 (1.22%) VC++
11 3 (1.22%) Ruby
12 2 (0.82%) Scala
12 2 (0.82%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.82%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.82%) VB
12 2 (0.82%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.82%) Ada
Qualifications
1 92 (37.55%) Degree
2 13 (5.31%) ISTQB
3 12 (4.90%) ISEB
4 7 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (13.88%) QA
2 4 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.63%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (0.82%) vSphere
2 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (6.94%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.45%) Puppet
2 6 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.16%) TOWER Software
3 18 (7.35%) Oracle
4 14 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (0.82%) EMC
6 1 (0.41%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.41%) Kofax
6 1 (0.41%) Twitter
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