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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 113 90 64
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 111 150 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.24% 3.04% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 3.18% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 107 124 190
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
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
4730 4718 5343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.54% 95.51% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3896 3778 4591
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +23 48 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Reigate +11 47 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Redhill 0 19 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Leatherhead -11 12 £55,000 +34.14% 1
Horley - 8 £45,000 -
Woking -15 4 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Staines +5 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Epsom -3 1 £60,000 -25.00%
Egham - 1 £32,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 273 (91.61%) Software Engineering
2 166 (55.70%) C#
3 143 (47.99%) Finance
4 115 (38.59%) SQL
5 114 (38.26%) .NET
6 106 (35.57%) C++
7 103 (34.56%) Degree
8 92 (30.87%) SQL Server
9 91 (30.54%) Computer Science
10 88 (29.53%) HTML
11 82 (27.52%) OO
12 77 (25.84%) Microsoft
13 76 (25.50%) JavaScript
14 72 (24.16%) Linux
15 69 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
15 69 (23.15%) WPF
16 67 (22.48%) CSS
17 66 (22.15%) Java
18 63 (21.14%) Mathematics
19 54 (18.12%) ASP.NET
20 46 (15.44%) .NET Framework
21 43 (14.43%) jQuery
22 40 (13.42%) WCF
22 40 (13.42%) MVC
23 39 (13.09%) Multithreading
23 39 (13.09%) Software Architecture
24 37 (12.42%) Unit Testing
25 36 (12.08%) Visual Studio
25 36 (12.08%) C
25 36 (12.08%) OOD

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 16 (5.37%) CMS
2 7 (2.35%) IIS
2 7 (2.35%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (1.68%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.34%) OnBase
Applications
1 28 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.35%) Simulink
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.67%) SaaS
2 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.03%) GSM
1 15 (5.03%) PBX
1 15 (5.03%) UMTS
1 15 (5.03%) RTP
1 15 (5.03%) RANAP
1 15 (5.03%) LTE
1 15 (5.03%) Asterisk PBX
2 10 (3.36%) VoIP
3 9 (3.02%) Internet
4 5 (1.68%) DVB
4 5 (1.68%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.67%) HTTP
6 1 (0.34%) SAN
6 1 (0.34%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (30.87%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.08%) Relational Database
3 24 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (5.37%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.34%) MySQL
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 36 (12.08%) Visual Studio
2 25 (8.39%) Subversion
3 21 (7.05%) NUnit
4 16 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (5.03%) Selenium
5 15 (5.03%) GCC
5 15 (5.03%) GDB
5 15 (5.03%) Trac
6 14 (4.70%) Jenkins
7 12 (4.03%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (3.02%) Maven
9 8 (2.68%) Ant
9 8 (2.68%) Hudson
9 8 (2.68%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.01%) PhantomJS
11 4 (1.34%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.67%) JIRA
12 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
General
1 143 (47.99%) Finance
2 24 (8.05%) Banking
2 24 (8.05%) Investment Banking
3 21 (7.05%) Marketing
3 21 (7.05%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.01%) Automotive
4 6 (2.01%) Games
5 5 (1.68%) Electronics
6 4 (1.34%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.01%) Retail
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (38.26%) .NET
2 88 (29.53%) HTML
3 69 (23.15%) WPF
4 67 (22.48%) CSS
5 54 (18.12%) ASP.NET
6 46 (15.44%) .NET Framework
7 43 (14.43%) jQuery
8 40 (13.42%) WCF
9 35 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (9.73%) Ajax
10 29 (9.73%) Spring
10 29 (9.73%) STL
11 28 (9.40%) HTML5
12 27 (9.06%) WinForms
13 26 (8.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 24 (8.05%) XML
15 22 (7.38%) Hibernate
16 19 (6.38%) CSS3
17 17 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 17 (5.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 91 (30.54%) Computer Science
2 63 (21.14%) Mathematics
3 28 (9.40%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.70%) Statistics
4 14 (4.70%) Economics
5 8 (2.68%) Physics
5 8 (2.68%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.68%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.35%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (2.35%) Open Source
7 5 (1.68%) DTV
8 4 (1.34%) PACS
8 4 (1.34%) STB
8 4 (1.34%) CCTV
9 3 (1.01%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (1.01%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.67%) Xbox
10 2 (0.67%) CUDA
10 2 (0.67%) Clustering
10 2 (0.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 72 (24.16%) Linux
2 34 (11.41%) Windows
3 22 (7.38%) UNIX
4 5 (1.68%) Windows CE
5 3 (1.01%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.67%) Android
6 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (91.61%) Software Engineering
2 82 (27.52%) OO
3 69 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (13.42%) MVC
5 39 (13.09%) Multithreading
5 39 (13.09%) Software Architecture
6 37 (12.42%) Unit Testing
7 36 (12.08%) OOD
7 36 (12.08%) TDD
8 27 (9.06%) User Stories
9 24 (8.05%) Financial Modelling
10 20 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (6.71%) Code Coverage
11 18 (6.04%) Validation
11 18 (6.04%) Scrum
11 18 (6.04%) Automated Testing
12 17 (5.70%) Image Processing
13 16 (5.37%) MVVM
13 16 (5.37%) Web Development
13 16 (5.37%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 166 (55.70%) C#
2 115 (38.59%) SQL
3 106 (35.57%) C++
4 76 (25.50%) JavaScript
5 66 (22.15%) Java
6 36 (12.08%) C
7 15 (5.03%) PL/SQL
8 13 (4.36%) Python
9 8 (2.68%) VBA
9 8 (2.68%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.35%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.01%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.68%) VC++
12 5 (1.68%) VB
13 3 (1.01%) PHP
13 3 (1.01%) Scala
14 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.34%) Perl
14 1 (0.34%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.34%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 103 (34.56%) Degree
2 13 (4.36%) ISTQB
3 12 (4.03%) ISEB
4 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.40%) QA
2 4 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.34%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.67%) HL7
3 2 (0.67%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.01%) Puppet
2 6 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (25.84%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.07%) Oracle
3 19 (6.38%) Cisco
4 13 (4.36%) TOWER Software
5 5 (1.68%) JBoss
6 2 (0.67%) BT
7 1 (0.34%) Kofax
7 1 (0.34%) Twitter
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Surrey
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Posted: Yesterday
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