The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 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 58 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.91% 5.13% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 5.38% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 17
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
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
418 372 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 95.22% 95.38% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 354 349 342
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 Woking

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Woking

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 12 (85.71%) WCF
2 10 (71.43%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 7 (50.00%) WPF
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 6 (42.86%) MATLAB
5 6 (42.86%) Simulink
5 6 (42.86%) Quality Management
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Data Management
6 5 (35.71%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 4 (28.57%) UML
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) ISEB
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
8 3 (21.43%) IIS
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (21.43%) TDD
8 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
8 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
8 3 (21.43%) XML

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Simulink
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) WCF
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) WPF
4 5 (35.71%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) WF
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) ActiveX
7 1 (7.14%) X-Windows
7 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) SCADA
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) Quality Management
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Data Management
3 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Black-Box Testing
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Document Management
6 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (7.14%) Validation
7 1 (7.14%) Kanban
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Shares
Posted: 13 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago