Period
to 29 September 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 105 171 311
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Guildford 35.59% 24.02% 36.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.37% 24.32% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 109 168 336
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £34,750 £31,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £78,750 £75,000
Surrey median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Guildford
Permanent vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 281 703 840
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.25% 98.74% 98.82%
Number of salaries quoted 269 622 694
Median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.47% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,018 £77,500 £70,000
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Guildford

Developer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Developer in Guildford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Guildford

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in Guildford over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Developer in Guildford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Developer in the job title.

1 86 (81.90%) C#
2 85 (80.95%) .NET
3 75 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 53 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (50.48%) CSS
5 52 (49.52%) HTML
6 47 (44.76%) ASP.NET
6 47 (44.76%) MVC
7 45 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 42 (40.00%) .NET Core
9 40 (38.10%) AngularJS
10 35 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (32.38%) SQL
12 33 (31.43%) Greenfield Project
13 31 (29.52%) Azure
14 29 (27.62%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (23.81%) .NET Framework
16 24 (22.86%) TDD
17 23 (21.90%) Docker
17 23 (21.90%) Microservices
18 21 (20.00%) Degree
18 21 (20.00%) WCF
19 20 (19.05%) Microsoft
20 19 (18.10%) Git (software)
20 19 (18.10%) NoSQL
20 19 (18.10%) REST
21 18 (17.14%) Finance
22 17 (16.19%) Fintech
22 17 (16.19%) Artificial Intelligence
22 17 (16.19%) Machine Learning

Developer Skill Set
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 2 (1.90%) CMS
1 2 (1.90%) DNN
1 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.95%) Confluence
2 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 13 (12.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (29.52%) Azure
2 10 (9.52%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (5.71%) AWS
4 3 (2.86%) Azure Functions
4 3 (2.86%) Serverless
5 2 (1.90%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.90%) SaaS
6 1 (0.95%) GCP
6 1 (0.95%) Office 365
6 1 (0.95%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) HTTP
2 1 (0.95%) CTI
2 1 (0.95%) Skype
2 1 (0.95%) VoIP
2 1 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.10%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.81%) MySQL
4 3 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.90%) Power BI
6 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (18.10%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.43%) Moq
2 12 (11.43%) MSTest
2 12 (11.43%) NUnit
3 4 (3.81%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.86%) Ant
4 3 (2.86%) Gradle
4 3 (2.86%) Hudson
4 3 (2.86%) Maven
5 2 (1.90%) JUnit
5 2 (1.90%) Selenium
6 1 (0.95%) GitLab
6 1 (0.95%) JIRA
6 1 (0.95%) Postman
6 1 (0.95%) tSQLt
6 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (0.95%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.95%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (80.95%) .NET
2 53 (50.48%) CSS
3 52 (49.52%) HTML
4 47 (44.76%) ASP.NET
5 42 (40.00%) .NET Core
6 40 (38.10%) AngularJS
7 35 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (27.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (23.81%) .NET Framework
10 21 (20.00%) WCF
11 19 (18.10%) REST
12 13 (12.38%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (10.48%) HTML5
13 11 (10.48%) jQuery
14 9 (8.57%) React
15 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (5.71%) CSS3
16 6 (5.71%) JSON
16 6 (5.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.43%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.76%) User Experience
4 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.95%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 5 (4.76%) Linux
1 5 (4.76%) Windows
2 3 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (44.76%) MVC
3 24 (22.86%) TDD
4 23 (21.90%) Microservices
5 17 (16.19%) Artificial Intelligence
5 17 (16.19%) Fintech
5 17 (16.19%) Machine Learning
6 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
7 14 (13.33%) CRM
7 14 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 9 (8.57%) Scrum
9 6 (5.71%) Front End Development
9 6 (5.71%) Web Development
10 5 (4.76%) iOS Development
10 5 (4.76%) OO
10 5 (4.76%) Refactoring
11 4 (3.81%) DevOps
12 3 (2.86%) Android Development
13 2 (1.90%) Coaching
13 2 (1.90%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (81.90%) C#
2 75 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 34 (32.38%) SQL
4 8 (7.62%) Java
5 5 (4.76%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.90%) Apple Swift
6 2 (1.90%) C
6 2 (1.90%) C++
6 2 (1.90%) Java 8
6 2 (1.90%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.90%) PHP
6 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 23 (21.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.95%) Ansible
2 1 (0.95%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.95%) Avaya
2 1 (0.95%) Facebook
2 1 (0.95%) Google
2 1 (0.95%) Instagram
2 1 (0.95%) Mitel
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle
2 1 (0.95%) SAP
2 1 (0.95%) Twitter