The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 38 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.85% 5.42% 6.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 5.79% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 25 25
Average salary £35,750 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.90% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,625 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +4.64%
Software Developer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking 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
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
222 432 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 94.47% 93.71% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 206 390 341
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Woking

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Woking region that cited Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) WPF
4 5 (62.50%) MVVM
5 4 (50.00%) MSTest
5 4 (50.00%) LINQ
5 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) Scalability Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Red Gate
5 4 (50.00%) OO
5 4 (50.00%) MathWorks
5 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
5 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (50.00%) TDD
5 4 (50.00%) NUnit
5 4 (50.00%) Telerik
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (25.00%) VB.NET

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Woking region that cited Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) NUnit
1 4 (50.00%) MSTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
3 4 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) WF
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) MVVM
3 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Scalability Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Document Management
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) MathWorks
2 4 (50.00%) Telerik
2 4 (50.00%) Red Gate