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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 65 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 175 151 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 4.00% 3.49% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.11% 3.69% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 155 137 161
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
4255 4089 4966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.26% 94.54% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3567 3259 4233
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -15 32 £42,000 -6.66% 12
Leatherhead +27 28 £50,000 +25.78%
Camberley -1 19 £37,500 +8.69% 1
Redhill +11 18 £35,250 -35.90% 2
Reigate -26 10 £62,500 +19.04%
Staines +21 6 £37,500 +7.14%
Woking -26 4 £30,000 -36.84% 3
Dorking -14 2 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Weybridge +13 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Chertsey +5 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 247 (84.30%) Software Engineering
2 123 (41.98%) C#
3 110 (37.54%) C++
4 106 (36.18%) Java
5 105 (35.84%) SQL
6 100 (34.13%) Degree
7 94 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (28.67%) Computer Science
9 83 (28.33%) Linux
9 83 (28.33%) OO
10 66 (22.53%) JavaScript
11 65 (22.18%) Finance
12 61 (20.82%) .NET
12 61 (20.82%) Selenium
13 48 (16.38%) C
14 47 (16.04%) QA
15 46 (15.70%) Windows
16 43 (14.68%) Automated Testing
17 41 (13.99%) Microsoft
17 41 (13.99%) Mathematics
18 40 (13.65%) XML
19 39 (13.31%) Test Automation
20 37 (12.63%) PHP
20 37 (12.63%) Workflow
21 36 (12.29%) Python
22 35 (11.95%) J2EE
22 35 (11.95%) Web Services
22 35 (11.95%) SQL Server
23 34 (11.60%) Multithreading
24 32 (10.92%) Jenkins

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (4.10%) Apache
2 10 (3.41%) JBoss
3 7 (2.39%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.39%) IIS
4 3 (1.02%) CMS
5 2 (0.68%) SAS
5 2 (0.68%) TWiki
5 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.68%) Confluence
6 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.34%) Simulink
3 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.34%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.17%) LTE
2 16 (5.46%) RANAP
2 16 (5.46%) GSM
2 16 (5.46%) RTP
2 16 (5.46%) PBX
2 16 (5.46%) UMTS
2 16 (5.46%) Asterisk PBX
3 9 (3.07%) Wireless
4 6 (2.05%) Internet
4 6 (2.05%) 3G
4 6 (2.05%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.71%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.02%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.68%) Extranet
7 2 (0.68%) Software-Defined Radio
7 2 (0.68%) 4G
7 2 (0.68%) SCTP
8 1 (0.34%) VoLTE
8 1 (0.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.22%) MySQL
3 7 (2.39%) SQLite
4 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.37%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.02%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.68%) Apache Accumulo
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.34%) Redis
8 1 (0.34%) HBase
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) Big Data
8 1 (0.34%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.34%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 61 (20.82%) Selenium
2 32 (10.92%) Jenkins
3 30 (10.24%) Visual Studio
3 30 (10.24%) WebDriver
4 27 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (8.87%) Subversion
6 23 (7.85%) JMeter
7 18 (6.14%) SoapUI
8 17 (5.80%) Rhino Mocks
8 17 (5.80%) GCC
8 17 (5.80%) NUnit
9 16 (5.46%) GDB
9 16 (5.46%) Trac
10 14 (4.78%) JIRA
11 12 (4.10%) Git (software)
12 9 (3.07%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.71%) Maven
13 5 (1.71%) Xcode
14 4 (1.37%) ClearCase
14 4 (1.37%) PhantomJS
General
1 65 (22.18%) Finance
2 20 (6.83%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.46%) Electronics
4 9 (3.07%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.71%) Military
6 3 (1.02%) Marketing
6 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 2 (0.68%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (20.82%) .NET
2 40 (13.65%) XML
3 35 (11.95%) J2EE
3 35 (11.95%) Web Services
4 31 (10.58%) STL
5 30 (10.24%) HTML
6 25 (8.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 25 (8.53%) CSS
7 23 (7.85%) LAMP
8 20 (6.83%) HTML5
9 19 (6.48%) WPF
10 17 (5.80%) CSS3
11 16 (5.46%) Spring
12 15 (5.12%) SOAP
13 12 (4.10%) .NET Framework
13 12 (4.10%) ASP.NET
13 12 (4.10%) REST
14 11 (3.75%) WSDL
14 11 (3.75%) Java EE
15 10 (3.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 84 (28.67%) Computer Science
2 41 (13.99%) Mathematics
3 26 (8.87%) Embedded Systems
4 21 (7.17%) Algorithms
5 19 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (5.12%) Open Source
7 10 (3.41%) GIS
8 9 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.39%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.05%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.71%) Physics
12 3 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.02%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.68%) VHDL
13 2 (0.68%) DTV
13 2 (0.68%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.34%) CAN bus
14 1 (0.34%) CUDA
14 1 (0.34%) User Experience
14 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 83 (28.33%) Linux
2 46 (15.70%) Windows
3 14 (4.78%) UNIX
4 9 (3.07%) Android
5 7 (2.39%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) Tizen
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.34%) Solaris
8 1 (0.34%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (84.30%) Software Engineering
2 94 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (28.33%) OO
4 43 (14.68%) Automated Testing
5 39 (13.31%) Test Automation
6 37 (12.63%) Workflow
7 34 (11.60%) Multithreading
8 31 (10.58%) UML
9 27 (9.22%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (8.87%) OOD
10 26 (8.87%) Unit Testing
11 22 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (7.17%) Load Testing
13 19 (6.48%) Performance Testing
13 19 (6.48%) Risk Management
13 19 (6.48%) Regression Testing
14 18 (6.14%) Validation
14 18 (6.14%) OOP
14 18 (6.14%) Manual Testing
14 18 (6.14%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 123 (41.98%) C#
2 110 (37.54%) C++
3 106 (36.18%) Java
4 105 (35.84%) SQL
5 66 (22.53%) JavaScript
6 48 (16.38%) C
7 37 (12.63%) PHP
8 36 (12.29%) Python
9 23 (7.85%) Ruby
10 13 (4.44%) VBScript
11 12 (4.10%) VB
12 11 (3.75%) MATLAB
13 10 (3.41%) PowerShell
14 9 (3.07%) XPath
15 7 (2.39%) Ada
15 7 (2.39%) PL/SQL
16 6 (2.05%) Perl
16 6 (2.05%) Assembly Language
16 6 (2.05%) Embedded C
17 5 (1.71%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 100 (34.13%) Degree
2 21 (7.17%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.80%) SC Cleared
4 15 (5.12%) ISEB
5 14 (4.78%) ISTQB
6 12 (4.10%) PhD
7 7 (2.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.02%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (16.04%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.73%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.02%) vSphere
3 3 (1.02%) Firmware
4 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (5.80%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.71%) Puppet
3 4 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.19%) Cisco
3 17 (5.80%) Oracle
3 17 (5.80%) TOWER Software
4 16 (5.46%) VMware
5 8 (2.73%) 3Com
5 8 (2.73%) Dell
5 8 (2.73%) Citrix
6 7 (2.39%) Informatica
7 6 (2.05%) Intel
8 3 (1.02%) Atmel
9 2 (0.68%) EMC
10 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.34%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.34%) MathWorks
10 1 (0.34%) Remedy
10 1 (0.34%) SAP
10 1 (0.34%) Cognos
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 10% pension, life insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 10% pension,. 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
AMsource Technology
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Shares
Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £neg on experience+bonus+benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Auburn Rose
Salary: £35k - £40k + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago