Period
to 7 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 6 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 101 163 229
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Guildford 25.70% 20.55% 27.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.19% 50.15% 73.63%
Number of salaries quoted 100 106 151
Median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £42,500 £25,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £60,000
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Guildford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 138 325 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 35.11% 40.98% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 135 242 220
Median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £19,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Guildford

Degree
Salary Trend in Guildford

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Degree in Guildford.

Salary trend for Degree in Guildford

Degree
Salary Histogram in Guildford

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in Guildford over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Degree in Guildford

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 86 (85.15%) SQL
2 65 (64.36%) C#
3 64 (63.37%) .NET
4 62 (61.39%) Microservices
5 61 (60.40%) Docker
5 61 (60.40%) Machine Learning
5 61 (60.40%) .NET Core
5 61 (60.40%) HTML
5 61 (60.40%) JavaScript
5 61 (60.40%) CSS
5 61 (60.40%) Artificial Intelligence
5 61 (60.40%) .NET Framework
6 46 (45.54%) Software Engineering
7 43 (42.57%) Scrum
8 40 (39.60%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (28.71%) Computer Science Degree
10 25 (24.75%) Computer Science
11 22 (21.78%) Test Automation
12 21 (20.79%) Waterfall
12 21 (20.79%) Migration
13 20 (19.80%) Selenium
13 20 (19.80%) Data Migration
13 20 (19.80%) Performance Testing
13 20 (19.80%) RDBMS
13 20 (19.80%) HP UFT
13 20 (19.80%) LoadRunner
13 20 (19.80%) SOAP
13 20 (19.80%) Relational Database
13 20 (19.80%) SoapUI
13 20 (19.80%) Test Strategy

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.97%) AWS
2 3 (2.97%) Azure
3 2 (1.98%) Office 365
4 1 (0.99%) IaaS
4 1 (0.99%) PaaS
4 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) Firewall
2 6 (5.94%) VPN
2 6 (5.94%) WAN
3 5 (4.95%) LAN
3 5 (4.95%) Wireless
3 5 (4.95%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.99%) 2G
4 1 (0.99%) 3G
4 1 (0.99%) 4G
4 1 (0.99%) DNS
4 1 (0.99%) GSM
4 1 (0.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.99%) LTE
4 1 (0.99%) Skype
4 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) VoIP
4 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.80%) RDBMS
1 20 (19.80%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 20 (19.80%) HP UFT
1 20 (19.80%) LoadRunner
1 20 (19.80%) Selenium
1 20 (19.80%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (18.81%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.99%) Back Office
3 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (43.56%) Software Engineer
2 25 (24.75%) Senior Software Engineer
3 22 (21.78%) Developer
4 20 (19.80%) Test Leader
5 19 (18.81%) .NET Developer
5 19 (18.81%) Senior Developer
6 18 (17.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Automation Test Lead
8 6 (5.94%) Security Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Operational Security Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Operations Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Security Operations Manager
10 3 (2.97%) Consultant
10 3 (2.97%) SOC Manager
11 2 (1.98%) Analyst
11 2 (1.98%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 2 (1.98%) Junior
11 2 (1.98%) Security Consultant
11 2 (1.98%) Systems Manager
12 1 (0.99%) Cybersecurity Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (63.37%) .NET
2 61 (60.40%) .NET Core
2 61 (60.40%) .NET Framework
2 61 (60.40%) CSS
2 61 (60.40%) HTML
3 20 (19.80%) SOAP
4 5 (4.95%) 802.1X
5 3 (2.97%) React
6 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.80%) Virtual Team
2 4 (3.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (2.97%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (1.98%) PKI
4 2 (1.98%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) CPLD
5 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.99%) Windows
1 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
1 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
1 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (61.39%) Microservices
2 61 (60.40%) Artificial Intelligence
2 61 (60.40%) Machine Learning
3 46 (45.54%) Software Engineering
4 43 (42.57%) Scrum
5 40 (39.60%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (24.75%) Computer Science
7 22 (21.78%) Test Automation
8 21 (20.79%) Migration
8 21 (20.79%) Waterfall
9 20 (19.80%) Data Migration
9 20 (19.80%) Decision-Making
9 20 (19.80%) Performance Testing
9 20 (19.80%) Requirements Gathering
9 20 (19.80%) Scenario Testing
9 20 (19.80%) Test Strategy
10 19 (18.81%) Fintech
11 14 (13.86%) SDLC
12 13 (12.87%) Test Scripting
13 9 (8.91%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 86 (85.15%) SQL
2 65 (64.36%) C#
3 61 (60.40%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.98%) C++
4 2 (1.98%) Perl
4 2 (1.98%) Python
5 1 (0.99%) C
5 1 (0.99%) Java
5 1 (0.99%) Java 8
5 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (28.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (6.93%) MCSE
2 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.94%) CEH
3 6 (5.94%) MBCS
4 5 (4.95%) RHCSA
5 2 (1.98%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.99%) CCNA
6 1 (0.99%) CISA
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.99%) CISM
6 1 (0.99%) CISSP
6 1 (0.99%) HNC
6 1 (0.99%) HND
6 1 (0.99%) MCSA
6 1 (0.99%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.80%) PMO
2 4 (3.96%) NCSC
3 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.99%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.99%) QA
5 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (60.40%) Docker
2 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.99%) Firmware
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (4.95%) Cisco
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.99%) Dell
3 1 (0.99%) EMC
3 1 (0.99%) VMware