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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 79 75 114
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 149 161 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 3.36% 3.59% 2.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 3.76% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 135 150 108
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
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
4240 4283 4784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.73% 95.39% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3536 3434 3959
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015. 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 -14 33 £37,500 -25.00% 12
Leatherhead +26 25 £50,000 +35.13% 1
Redhill +14 22 £43,750 -20.45% 4
Camberley +4 14 £35,000 -
Reigate -34 7 £62,500 +19.04%
Staines +9 4 £52,000 +30.00%
Woking -27 2 £33,000 -30.52% 3
Weybridge +11 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Chertsey +6 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Dorking -9 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

1 252 (84.28%) Software Engineering
2 129 (43.14%) Java
3 122 (40.80%) C#
4 111 (37.12%) C++
5 104 (34.78%) SQL
6 95 (31.77%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (31.10%) Degree
8 84 (28.09%) Linux
9 82 (27.42%) OO
10 74 (24.75%) JavaScript
10 74 (24.75%) Computer Science
11 65 (21.74%) Selenium
12 64 (21.40%) Finance
13 60 (20.07%) .NET
14 51 (17.06%) C
14 51 (17.06%) Windows
15 48 (16.05%) Test Automation
16 45 (15.05%) QA
17 44 (14.72%) PHP
18 43 (14.38%) Web Services
19 41 (13.71%) Python
19 41 (13.71%) Workflow
20 40 (13.38%) J2EE
20 40 (13.38%) WebDriver
21 39 (13.04%) Jenkins
22 37 (12.37%) XML
22 37 (12.37%) Microsoft
22 37 (12.37%) Automated Testing
23 35 (11.71%) MySQL
24 34 (11.37%) Mathematics

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 14 (4.68%) Apache
2 10 (3.34%) JBoss
3 9 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.34%) IIS
5 3 (1.00%) CMS
6 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.67%) Confluence
6 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.67%) TWiki
6 2 (0.67%) SAS
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) Simulink
3 1 (0.33%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (1.67%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.02%) LTE
2 12 (4.01%) Asterisk PBX
2 12 (4.01%) RANAP
2 12 (4.01%) PBX
2 12 (4.01%) UMTS
2 12 (4.01%) GSM
2 12 (4.01%) RTP
3 9 (3.01%) Wireless
4 7 (2.34%) 3G
4 7 (2.34%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.01%) Internet
5 6 (2.01%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.00%) Bluetooth
7 3 (1.00%) 4G
7 3 (1.00%) SCTP
8 2 (0.67%) Software-Defined Radio
8 2 (0.67%) HTTP
8 2 (0.67%) Extranet
9 1 (0.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.71%) MySQL
2 32 (10.70%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.34%) SQLite
4 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.34%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.67%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.33%) HBase
8 1 (0.33%) Redis
8 1 (0.33%) Big Data
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 65 (21.74%) Selenium
2 40 (13.38%) WebDriver
3 39 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 30 (10.03%) JMeter
5 24 (8.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (7.36%) Subversion
6 22 (7.36%) Visual Studio
7 21 (7.02%) SoapUI
8 19 (6.35%) JIRA
9 14 (4.68%) Rhino Mocks
9 14 (4.68%) NUnit
9 14 (4.68%) GCC
10 12 (4.01%) GDB
10 12 (4.01%) Trac
10 12 (4.01%) Git (software)
11 9 (3.01%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.67%) Maven
12 5 (1.67%) Xcode
13 4 (1.34%) ClearCase
13 4 (1.34%) PhantomJS
General
1 64 (21.40%) Finance
2 17 (5.69%) Electronics
2 17 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.01%) Aerospace
4 5 (1.67%) Military
5 3 (1.00%) Marketing
5 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.67%) Legal
6 2 (0.67%) Automotive
7 1 (0.33%) Law
7 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (20.07%) .NET
2 43 (14.38%) Web Services
3 40 (13.38%) J2EE
4 37 (12.37%) XML
5 30 (10.03%) LAMP
6 29 (9.70%) HTML
7 23 (7.69%) CSS
7 23 (7.69%) STL
8 19 (6.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 17 (5.69%) HTML5
10 16 (5.35%) REST
10 16 (5.35%) SOAP
10 16 (5.35%) Spring
11 15 (5.02%) WPF
11 15 (5.02%) ASP.NET
12 14 (4.68%) CSS3
13 13 (4.35%) JSON
14 12 (4.01%) Ajax
14 12 (4.01%) .NET Framework
14 12 (4.01%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (24.75%) Computer Science
2 34 (11.37%) Mathematics
3 30 (10.03%) Embedded Systems
4 21 (7.02%) Algorithms
5 16 (5.35%) Open Source
6 13 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (4.01%) GIS
8 10 (3.34%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.68%) Physics
10 6 (2.01%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.34%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.67%) DTV
12 2 (0.67%) VHDL
12 2 (0.67%) User Experience
13 1 (0.33%) Machine to Machine
13 1 (0.33%) CAN bus
13 1 (0.33%) Equities
13 1 (0.33%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 84 (28.09%) Linux
2 51 (17.06%) Windows
3 14 (4.68%) UNIX
4 13 (4.35%) Android
5 10 (3.34%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.34%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.34%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.33%) Solaris
8 1 (0.33%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.33%) Debian
8 1 (0.33%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (84.28%) Software Engineering
2 95 (31.77%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (27.42%) OO
4 48 (16.05%) Test Automation
5 41 (13.71%) Workflow
6 37 (12.37%) Automated Testing
7 34 (11.37%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (10.37%) UML
9 30 (10.03%) Multithreading
10 26 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (7.69%) Load Testing
11 23 (7.69%) Test Strategy
12 22 (7.36%) Unit Testing
12 22 (7.36%) OOD
13 21 (7.02%) OOP
14 19 (6.35%) Systems Analysis
14 19 (6.35%) Web Development
15 17 (5.69%) Software Testing
15 17 (5.69%) Cyber Security
16 16 (5.35%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 129 (43.14%) Java
2 122 (40.80%) C#
3 111 (37.12%) C++
4 104 (34.78%) SQL
5 74 (24.75%) JavaScript
6 51 (17.06%) C
7 44 (14.72%) PHP
8 41 (13.71%) Python
9 28 (9.36%) Ruby
10 13 (4.35%) VBScript
10 13 (4.35%) VB
11 11 (3.68%) MATLAB
12 10 (3.34%) PowerShell
13 9 (3.01%) XPath
13 9 (3.01%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.68%) Embedded C
15 7 (2.34%) Ada
16 6 (2.01%) Embedded C++
16 6 (2.01%) T-SQL
16 6 (2.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 93 (31.10%) Degree
2 24 (8.03%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.69%) SC Cleared
4 18 (6.02%) PhD
5 10 (3.34%) ISEB
5 10 (3.34%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.67%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.00%) VCP4
9 1 (0.33%) HNC
9 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (15.05%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.00%) vSphere
3 3 (1.00%) Firmware
4 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (4.68%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.67%) Puppet
3 4 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (12.37%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.69%) Oracle
2 20 (6.69%) Cisco
3 17 (5.69%) VMware
4 14 (4.68%) TOWER Software
5 9 (3.01%) Informatica
6 8 (2.68%) Dell
6 8 (2.68%) Citrix
6 8 (2.68%) 3Com
7 6 (2.01%) Intel
8 3 (1.00%) Atmel
9 2 (0.67%) EMC
10 1 (0.33%) SAP
10 1 (0.33%) Cognos
10 1 (0.33%) Remedy
10 1 (0.33%) MathWorks
10 1 (0.33%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
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