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

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 94 80 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 143 161 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 3.05% 3.36% 4.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 3.55% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 127 149 231
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,750 £67,500
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
4486 4539 5070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.71% 94.64% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3764 3717 4418
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 25 November 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 25 November 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 -4 29 £40,000 - 5
Reigate -13 17 £50,000 -
Leatherhead -2 16 £45,000 +24.13%
Redhill -7 15 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Camberley +8 9 £37,500 +20.96% 2
Staines +19 8 £37,500 -
Woking -7 7 £30,000 -27.71%
Dorking - 2 £40,000 -
Farnham +7 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 222 (86.72%) Software Engineering
2 128 (50.00%) C#
3 100 (39.06%) Degree
4 95 (37.11%) SQL
5 89 (34.77%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (34.38%) Finance
7 85 (33.20%) Computer Science
8 81 (31.64%) C++
9 79 (30.86%) OO
10 67 (26.17%) Java
11 66 (25.78%) .NET
12 64 (25.00%) Linux
13 58 (22.66%) JavaScript
14 53 (20.70%) Mathematics
15 51 (19.92%) HTML
16 50 (19.53%) Microsoft
17 49 (19.14%) SQL Server
18 42 (16.41%) QA
19 39 (15.23%) CSS
19 39 (15.23%) XML
20 37 (14.45%) Automated Testing
21 36 (14.06%) Selenium
22 35 (13.67%) Visual Studio
23 34 (13.28%) C
23 34 (13.28%) Software Architecture
24 33 (12.89%) WPF
24 33 (12.89%) Multithreading
24 33 (12.89%) Windows
25 32 (12.50%) Unit Testing
26 29 (11.33%) Enterprise Software

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (3.13%) JBoss
2 7 (2.73%) IIS
3 6 (2.34%) CMS
4 5 (1.95%) Apache
5 3 (1.17%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.78%) TWiki
7 1 (0.39%) Confluence
7 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) Simulink
3 1 (0.39%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) SaaS
2 3 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.42%) LTE
2 14 (5.47%) Asterisk PBX
2 14 (5.47%) RANAP
2 14 (5.47%) GSM
2 14 (5.47%) PBX
2 14 (5.47%) UMTS
2 14 (5.47%) RTP
3 7 (2.73%) Wireless
4 6 (2.34%) Internet
5 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.17%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.78%) HTTP
7 2 (0.78%) Extranet
7 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.39%) VLAN
8 1 (0.39%) 3G
8 1 (0.39%) DVB
8 1 (0.39%) SAN
8 1 (0.39%) VoIP
8 1 (0.39%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (19.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.86%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.52%) MySQL
3 9 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.95%) SQLite
5 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.56%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.17%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.39%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.39%) HBase
8 1 (0.39%) Redis
8 1 (0.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (14.06%) Selenium
2 35 (13.67%) Visual Studio
3 27 (10.55%) Subversion
4 25 (9.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (8.59%) NUnit
6 19 (7.42%) Rhino Mocks
7 17 (6.64%) Jenkins
8 15 (5.86%) GCC
9 14 (5.47%) GDB
9 14 (5.47%) Trac
10 12 (4.69%) Git (software)
11 7 (2.73%) SoapUI
11 7 (2.73%) WebDriver
11 7 (2.73%) JIRA
11 7 (2.73%) JMeter
12 6 (2.34%) Eclipse
12 6 (2.34%) CasperJS
12 6 (2.34%) PhantomJS
13 5 (1.95%) Xcode
14 4 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 88 (34.38%) Finance
2 15 (5.86%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.73%) Electronics
4 5 (1.95%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.56%) Banking
5 4 (1.56%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.78%) Marketing
6 2 (0.78%) Games
6 2 (0.78%) Automotive
6 2 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Law
7 1 (0.39%) Military
7 1 (0.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (25.78%) .NET
2 51 (19.92%) HTML
3 39 (15.23%) CSS
3 39 (15.23%) XML
4 33 (12.89%) WPF
5 28 (10.94%) STL
6 23 (8.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 22 (8.59%) HTML5
8 20 (7.81%) Spring
8 20 (7.81%) .NET Framework
9 19 (7.42%) CSS3
10 18 (7.03%) Web Services
10 18 (7.03%) ASP.NET
11 16 (6.25%) J2EE
11 16 (6.25%) jQuery
12 15 (5.86%) WCF
13 11 (4.30%) SOAP
13 11 (4.30%) Hibernate
14 10 (3.91%) Ajax
14 10 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 85 (33.20%) Computer Science
2 53 (20.70%) Mathematics
3 29 (11.33%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (7.03%) Embedded Systems
5 15 (5.86%) Algorithms
6 12 (4.69%) Open Source
7 9 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.13%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.17%) User Experience
9 3 (1.17%) GIS
10 2 (0.78%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.78%) Statistics
10 2 (0.78%) Physics
10 2 (0.78%) Economics
10 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.78%) Xbox
11 1 (0.39%) CAN bus
11 1 (0.39%) IPTV
11 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (25.00%) Linux
2 33 (12.89%) Windows
3 16 (6.25%) UNIX
4 6 (2.34%) Android
5 5 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.78%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.39%) Debian
8 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (86.72%) Software Engineering
2 89 (34.77%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (30.86%) OO
4 37 (14.45%) Automated Testing
5 34 (13.28%) Software Architecture
6 33 (12.89%) Multithreading
7 32 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 26 (10.16%) Workflow
9 25 (9.77%) User Stories
10 23 (8.98%) Financial Modelling
11 22 (8.59%) Performance Testing
12 21 (8.20%) Validation
13 20 (7.81%) Code Coverage
13 20 (7.81%) Regression Testing
13 20 (7.81%) Risk Management
14 19 (7.42%) Workflow Management
14 19 (7.42%) OOD
15 18 (7.03%) Test Automation
16 17 (6.64%) Manual Testing
17 15 (5.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 128 (50.00%) C#
2 95 (37.11%) SQL
3 81 (31.64%) C++
4 67 (26.17%) Java
5 58 (22.66%) JavaScript
6 34 (13.28%) C
7 15 (5.86%) PHP
7 15 (5.86%) Python
8 8 (3.13%) Ruby
9 7 (2.73%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.34%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.34%) Perl
10 6 (2.34%) Assembly Language
10 6 (2.34%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.95%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.95%) XPath
11 5 (1.95%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.95%) Ada
12 4 (1.56%) Embedded C
12 4 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 100 (39.06%) Degree
2 16 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 15 (5.86%) ISEB
4 11 (4.30%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.52%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.73%) PhD
6 7 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.41%) QA
2 4 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.56%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.39%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.56%) vSphere
3 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (6.64%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.34%) Puppet
2 6 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (19.53%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.81%) TOWER Software
3 16 (6.25%) Oracle
3 16 (6.25%) Cisco
4 5 (1.95%) VMware
5 4 (1.56%) Intel
6 2 (0.78%) Citrix
6 2 (0.78%) Dell
6 2 (0.78%) EMC
6 2 (0.78%) 3Com
7 1 (0.39%) MathWorks
Weybridge, Surrey
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + Bonus + Dental + BUPA + Mo
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Michael Page Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE
Posted: 19 days ago