The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Programmer
Rank 205 192 209
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 6 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.13% 0.54% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.57% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 5
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +107.54%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
Software Programmer
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
4246 4725 4610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 94.86% 95.34% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3684 3879 3666
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Surrey region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Surrey

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Software Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) JDBC
2 7 (87.50%) Swing
3 5 (62.50%) ProC
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Software Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) ProC
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) JDBC
1 7 (87.50%) Swing
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) UML
1 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Use Case
1 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) C
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle