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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 213 209 173
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 2 3 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.047% 0.065% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.067% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 54
Average salary £53,750 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
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
4138 4478 5105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.57% 97.01% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 3727 4179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) ICEfaces
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) JSF
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (60.00%) ICEfaces
1 3 (60.00%) JSF
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) SOLID
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle