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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 112 89 61
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 98 134 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.06% 2.84% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 2.97% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 89 117 189
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £68,000
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
4527 4506 5038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.23% 95.45% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3665 3672 4333
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 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 19 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 +24 38 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Reigate -3 31 £51,250 +46.42%
Redhill -8 9 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Woking -10 8 £40,500 +1.25% 2
Leatherhead -15 4 £43,750 +4.79%
Horley - 3 £45,000 -
Staines +5 1 - - 1
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 251 (89.96%) Software Engineering
2 153 (54.84%) C#
3 124 (44.44%) Finance
4 108 (38.71%) SQL
5 101 (36.20%) Agile Software Development
6 100 (35.84%) C++
7 97 (34.77%) .NET
8 95 (34.05%) Degree
9 89 (31.90%) Computer Science
10 83 (29.75%) HTML
11 80 (28.67%) SQL Server
11 80 (28.67%) OO
12 71 (25.45%) JavaScript
13 68 (24.37%) Microsoft
14 65 (23.30%) Linux
15 62 (22.22%) Mathematics
15 62 (22.22%) WPF
16 60 (21.51%) CSS
17 59 (21.15%) Java
18 46 (16.49%) Multithreading
19 43 (15.41%) ASP.NET
20 41 (14.70%) Software Architecture
21 37 (13.26%) WCF
22 36 (12.90%) Visual Studio
22 36 (12.90%) Unit Testing
23 35 (12.54%) jQuery
23 35 (12.54%) .NET Framework
24 33 (11.83%) TDD
24 33 (11.83%) C
24 33 (11.83%) Windows

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 12 (4.30%) CMS
2 10 (3.58%) IIS
3 6 (2.15%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.72%) Apache
7 1 (0.36%) OnBase
Applications
1 24 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.43%) Simulink
3 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.72%) SaaS
2 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.73%) LTE
2 15 (5.38%) Asterisk PBX
2 15 (5.38%) RANAP
2 15 (5.38%) RTP
2 15 (5.38%) GSM
2 15 (5.38%) PBX
2 15 (5.38%) UMTS
3 9 (3.23%) Internet
4 7 (2.51%) VoIP
4 7 (2.51%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.72%) HTTP
5 2 (0.72%) DVB
6 1 (0.36%) 3G
6 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.36%) VLAN
6 1 (0.36%) Broadband
6 1 (0.36%) SAN
6 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (28.67%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.83%) Relational Database
3 23 (8.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.30%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.43%) MySQL
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.36%) HBase
8 1 (0.36%) Redis
8 1 (0.36%) Big Data
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 25 (8.96%) Subversion
3 23 (8.24%) NUnit
4 21 (7.53%) Selenium
5 17 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (5.73%) GCC
6 16 (5.73%) Jenkins
7 15 (5.38%) Trac
7 15 (5.38%) GDB
8 14 (5.02%) Rhino Mocks
9 9 (3.23%) PhantomJS
10 8 (2.87%) Maven
11 7 (2.51%) TeamCity
11 7 (2.51%) Ant
11 7 (2.51%) Hudson
12 2 (0.72%) MSTest
12 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.72%) Git (software)
13 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 124 (44.44%) Finance
2 18 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.09%) Banking
3 17 (6.09%) Investment Banking
4 14 (5.02%) Marketing
5 6 (2.15%) Games
6 4 (1.43%) Electronics
7 3 (1.08%) Automotive
8 2 (0.72%) Retail
8 2 (0.72%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (34.77%) .NET
2 83 (29.75%) HTML
3 62 (22.22%) WPF
4 60 (21.51%) CSS
5 43 (15.41%) ASP.NET
6 37 (13.26%) WCF
7 35 (12.54%) jQuery
7 35 (12.54%) .NET Framework
8 32 (11.47%) STL
9 29 (10.39%) HTML5
10 28 (10.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 28 (10.04%) XML
11 27 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (8.60%) Spring
13 23 (8.24%) Ajax
14 19 (6.81%) WinForms
14 19 (6.81%) CSS3
15 18 (6.45%) Hibernate
16 17 (6.09%) MFC
17 13 (4.66%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 89 (31.90%) Computer Science
2 62 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 30 (10.75%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.30%) Open Source
6 11 (3.94%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (3.58%) Economics
7 10 (3.58%) Statistics
8 6 (2.15%) Physics
8 6 (2.15%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.15%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.79%) User Experience
10 4 (1.43%) CCTV
11 3 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.72%) Clustering
12 2 (0.72%) Firmware
12 2 (0.72%) DTV
12 2 (0.72%) Xbox
12 2 (0.72%) CUDA
13 1 (0.36%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 65 (23.30%) Linux
2 33 (11.83%) Windows
3 22 (7.89%) UNIX
4 5 (1.79%) Windows CE
5 3 (1.08%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.36%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (89.96%) Software Engineering
2 101 (36.20%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (28.67%) OO
4 46 (16.49%) Multithreading
5 41 (14.70%) Software Architecture
6 36 (12.90%) Unit Testing
7 33 (11.83%) TDD
8 32 (11.47%) OOD
8 32 (11.47%) MVC
9 26 (9.32%) User Stories
10 24 (8.60%) Automated Testing
11 22 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (7.89%) Financial Modelling
12 21 (7.53%) Code Coverage
13 19 (6.81%) Scrum
14 17 (6.09%) Performance Testing
14 17 (6.09%) MVVM
15 16 (5.73%) Workflow
15 16 (5.73%) Configuration Management
16 15 (5.38%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (54.84%) C#
2 108 (38.71%) SQL
3 100 (35.84%) C++
4 71 (25.45%) JavaScript
5 59 (21.15%) Java
6 33 (11.83%) C
7 13 (4.66%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.23%) Python
9 7 (2.51%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.79%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.79%) VC++
11 4 (1.43%) VBA
11 4 (1.43%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.43%) Perl
11 4 (1.43%) PHP
12 2 (0.72%) VB
12 2 (0.72%) Scala
12 2 (0.72%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 95 (34.05%) Degree
2 15 (5.38%) ISTQB
3 14 (5.02%) ISEB
4 10 (3.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.47%) QA
2 4 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.43%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.72%) HL7
3 2 (0.72%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.30%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (3.23%) Puppet
2 9 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 68 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.96%) Oracle
3 16 (5.73%) Cisco
4 15 (5.38%) TOWER Software
5 5 (1.79%) JBoss
6 1 (0.36%) BT
6 1 (0.36%) Kofax
6 1 (0.36%) Twitter
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
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Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Surrey
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Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
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Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive (Negotiable)
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - Benefits Package
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