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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 74 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 172 164 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 3.68% 3.52% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 3.73% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 157 151 213
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
4513 4399 5311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.43% 94.48% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3830 3586 4644
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -10 30 £40,000 - 9
Leatherhead +12 22 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Redhill +1 21 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Camberley - 18 £37,500 - 2
Reigate -14 14 £48,750 -4.87% 2
Staines +17 8 £37,500 -
Woking -14 5 £32,000 -27.27% 1
Dorking - 2 £40,000 -
Farnham +10 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Chertsey - 1 £37,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £40,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 230 (85.50%) Software Engineering
2 129 (47.96%) C#
3 100 (37.17%) C++
4 99 (36.80%) Degree
5 98 (36.43%) SQL
6 89 (33.09%) Computer Science
7 86 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (30.86%) OO
9 79 (29.37%) Java
10 75 (27.88%) Linux
11 74 (27.51%) Finance
12 61 (22.68%) .NET
13 51 (18.96%) JavaScript
14 47 (17.47%) Mathematics
14 47 (17.47%) Selenium
15 45 (16.73%) Microsoft
15 45 (16.73%) SQL Server
16 44 (16.36%) XML
16 44 (16.36%) QA
17 42 (15.61%) C
18 40 (14.87%) Automated Testing
19 38 (14.13%) Windows
20 36 (13.38%) HTML
21 34 (12.64%) Multithreading
22 33 (12.27%) Visual Studio
23 29 (10.78%) CSS
24 28 (10.41%) STL
24 28 (10.41%) Enterprise Software
25 27 (10.04%) Workflow
26 26 (9.67%) Subversion

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 10 (3.72%) JBoss
2 8 (2.97%) Apache
3 7 (2.60%) IIS
4 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.12%) CMS
5 2 (0.74%) Confluence
5 2 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.74%) TWiki
6 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) Simulink
3 1 (0.37%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.49%) SaaS
3 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.43%) LTE
2 15 (5.58%) Asterisk PBX
2 15 (5.58%) RANAP
2 15 (5.58%) PBX
2 15 (5.58%) UMTS
2 15 (5.58%) GSM
2 15 (5.58%) RTP
3 7 (2.60%) Internet
3 7 (2.60%) Wireless
4 5 (1.86%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.49%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.12%) 3G
6 3 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.74%) Extranet
7 2 (0.74%) HTTP
8 1 (0.37%) LAN
8 1 (0.37%) VoIP
8 1 (0.37%) WAN
8 1 (0.37%) DNS
8 1 (0.37%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.73%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.20%) MySQL
3 8 (2.97%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.86%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.86%) SQLite
5 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.74%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.37%) HBase
8 1 (0.37%) Redis
8 1 (0.37%) Big Data
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.37%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 47 (17.47%) Selenium
2 33 (12.27%) Visual Studio
3 26 (9.67%) Subversion
3 26 (9.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (7.06%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.69%) Rhino Mocks
5 18 (6.69%) NUnit
6 16 (5.95%) GCC
7 15 (5.58%) GDB
7 15 (5.58%) SoapUI
7 15 (5.58%) Trac
8 14 (5.20%) Git (software)
8 14 (5.20%) WebDriver
9 10 (3.72%) JMeter
10 9 (3.35%) Eclipse
10 9 (3.35%) JIRA
11 5 (1.86%) Xcode
11 5 (1.86%) PhantomJS
11 5 (1.86%) CasperJS
12 4 (1.49%) Maven
General
1 74 (27.51%) Finance
2 19 (7.06%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.09%) Electronics
4 7 (2.60%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.86%) Military
6 3 (1.12%) Banking
6 3 (1.12%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.12%) Marketing
6 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.74%) Games
7 2 (0.74%) Automotive
7 2 (0.74%) Legal
8 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.37%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (22.68%) .NET
2 44 (16.36%) XML
3 36 (13.38%) HTML
4 29 (10.78%) CSS
5 28 (10.41%) STL
6 25 (9.29%) WPF
7 23 (8.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 23 (8.55%) Web Services
7 23 (8.55%) J2EE
8 20 (7.43%) HTML5
9 18 (6.69%) Spring
10 17 (6.32%) CSS3
11 15 (5.58%) SOAP
12 14 (5.20%) .NET Framework
13 11 (4.09%) Java EE
13 11 (4.09%) WSDL
14 10 (3.72%) LAMP
14 10 (3.72%) RESTful
15 9 (3.35%) WCF
15 9 (3.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 89 (33.09%) Computer Science
2 47 (17.47%) Mathematics
3 28 (10.41%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (9.67%) Embedded Systems
5 21 (7.81%) Algorithms
6 11 (4.09%) Open Source
7 7 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.23%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.23%) GIS
9 5 (1.86%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.12%) User Experience
10 3 (1.12%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.12%) Physics
11 2 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.74%) DTV
11 2 (0.74%) Xbox
12 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.37%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.37%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 75 (27.88%) Linux
2 38 (14.13%) Windows
3 15 (5.58%) UNIX
4 7 (2.60%) Android
5 5 (1.86%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.37%) Debian
8 1 (0.37%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (85.50%) Software Engineering
2 86 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (30.86%) OO
4 40 (14.87%) Automated Testing
5 34 (12.64%) Multithreading
6 27 (10.04%) Workflow
7 26 (9.67%) Unit Testing
8 25 (9.29%) Test Automation
8 25 (9.29%) Software Architecture
8 25 (9.29%) OOD
9 23 (8.55%) User Stories
10 22 (8.18%) Performance Testing
11 21 (7.81%) UML
12 20 (7.43%) Validation
12 20 (7.43%) Risk Management
12 20 (7.43%) Financial Modelling
13 19 (7.06%) Regression Testing
14 18 (6.69%) Code Coverage
14 18 (6.69%) Workflow Management
14 18 (6.69%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 129 (47.96%) C#
2 100 (37.17%) C++
3 98 (36.43%) SQL
4 79 (29.37%) Java
5 51 (18.96%) JavaScript
6 42 (15.61%) C
7 23 (8.55%) PHP
8 22 (8.18%) Python
9 10 (3.72%) VBScript
9 10 (3.72%) Ruby
10 9 (3.35%) XPath
11 8 (2.97%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.97%) VB
12 7 (2.60%) Perl
12 7 (2.60%) MATLAB
13 6 (2.23%) Ada
13 6 (2.23%) Assembly Language
14 5 (1.86%) Embedded C
14 5 (1.86%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 99 (36.80%) Degree
2 18 (6.69%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.58%) ISTQB
4 14 (5.20%) ISEB
5 13 (4.83%) SC Cleared
6 10 (3.72%) PhD
7 7 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (16.36%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.74%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 12 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.23%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.86%) vSphere
4 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.37%) Firmware
5 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (6.32%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.86%) Puppet
2 5 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (16.73%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.81%) Cisco
3 19 (7.06%) TOWER Software
4 13 (4.83%) VMware
4 13 (4.83%) Oracle
5 6 (2.23%) Dell
5 6 (2.23%) Citrix
5 6 (2.23%) 3Com
6 4 (1.49%) Intel
7 2 (0.74%) EMC
8 1 (0.37%) SAP
8 1 (0.37%) MathWorks
8 1 (0.37%) Atmel
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