Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 333 196 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 37.84% 28.61% 30.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.36% 28.74% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 310 183 424
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £69,750 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 868 682 1,149
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.64% 99.56% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 773 643 1,014
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.51% -6.11%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Guildford

Developer
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Guildford.

Salary trend for Developer in Guildford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Guildford over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Guildford region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 181 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (45.65%) MVC
3 145 (43.54%) JavaScript
4 136 (40.84%) C#
5 125 (37.54%) SQL Server
6 122 (36.64%) .NET
7 117 (35.14%) SQL
8 111 (33.33%) Java
9 105 (31.53%) Web Services
10 99 (29.73%) AngularJS
11 98 (29.43%) ASP.NET
11 98 (29.43%) HTML
12 92 (27.63%) CSS
13 84 (25.23%) RESTful
14 77 (23.12%) OO
15 76 (22.82%) Spring
16 69 (20.72%) Java EE
17 68 (20.42%) ASP.NET MVC
18 67 (20.12%) React
19 65 (19.52%) TDD
19 65 (19.52%) Git (software)
20 64 (19.22%) jQuery
21 60 (18.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 57 (17.12%) ASP.NET Web API
23 53 (15.92%) Node.js
24 52 (15.62%) MySQL
25 51 (15.32%) Degree
26 50 (15.02%) PHP
27 49 (14.71%) Microsoft
28 48 (14.41%) JBoss

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 48 (14.41%) JBoss
2 24 (7.21%) CMS
3 18 (5.41%) IIS
4 17 (5.11%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (4.20%) WordPress
6 12 (3.60%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.90%) Confluence
7 3 (0.90%) Drupal
7 3 (0.90%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.60%) Content Management Server
8 2 (0.60%) Kentico
9 1 (0.30%) Apache
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.80%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.60%) Simulink
6 1 (0.30%) Blender
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (8.41%) SaaS
3 23 (6.91%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.20%) AWS OpsWorks
4 4 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (1.20%) Google Play
5 2 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.20%) SMS
2 3 (0.90%) Internet
3 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.60%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.30%) FTP
4 1 (0.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (37.54%) SQL Server
2 52 (15.62%) MySQL
3 39 (11.71%) Relational Database
4 27 (8.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 26 (7.81%) MongoDB
6 25 (7.51%) NoSQL
7 17 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.80%) Power BI
10 6 (1.80%) Redis
11 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.90%) JasperReports
13 3 (0.90%) QlikView
13 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 65 (19.52%) Git (software)
2 45 (13.51%) Selenium
3 14 (4.20%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.00%) Maven
5 8 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.10%) JUnit
6 7 (2.10%) Subversion
6 7 (2.10%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.10%) Xcode
7 6 (1.80%) Android Studio
7 6 (1.80%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.80%) MSBuild
7 6 (1.80%) PHPUnit
8 5 (1.50%) JIRA
8 5 (1.50%) RSpec
9 4 (1.20%) Arquillian
9 4 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.20%) JMeter
9 4 (1.20%) Mockito
10 3 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 32 (9.61%) Finance
2 21 (6.31%) Marketing
3 14 (4.20%) Advertising
4 12 (3.60%) Games
5 11 (3.30%) Banking
6 10 (3.00%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.20%) Publishing
8 3 (0.90%) Law
9 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.60%) Military
9 2 (0.60%) Retail
10 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (36.64%) .NET
2 105 (31.53%) Web Services
3 99 (29.73%) AngularJS
4 98 (29.43%) ASP.NET
4 98 (29.43%) HTML
5 92 (27.63%) CSS
6 84 (25.23%) RESTful
7 76 (22.82%) Spring
8 69 (20.72%) Java EE
9 68 (20.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 67 (20.12%) React
11 64 (19.22%) jQuery
12 60 (18.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 57 (17.12%) ASP.NET Web API
14 53 (15.92%) Node.js
15 48 (14.41%) .NET Framework
16 46 (13.81%) REST
17 38 (11.41%) SOAP
18 37 (11.11%) WCF
19 36 (10.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.71%) Fintech
2 15 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (4.50%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.40%) Animation
4 8 (2.40%) Life Science
5 7 (2.10%) Mobile Payment
6 5 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (0.90%) iPad
7 3 (0.90%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.90%) User Experience
8 2 (0.60%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.60%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.30%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.30%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.30%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.80%) Linux
2 14 (4.20%) Apple iOS
3 13 (3.90%) Android
3 13 (3.90%) Windows
4 9 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (45.65%) MVC
3 77 (23.12%) OO
4 65 (19.52%) TDD
5 47 (14.11%) OOD
5 47 (14.11%) Software Engineering
6 45 (13.51%) Web Development
7 44 (13.21%) Scrum
8 42 (12.61%) BDD
9 40 (12.01%) Web Application Development
10 29 (8.71%) Front End Development
11 28 (8.41%) OOP
12 24 (7.21%) SDLC
13 23 (6.91%) Microservices
14 22 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (6.31%) E-Commerce
16 19 (5.71%) Unit Testing
17 14 (4.20%) Data Management
18 13 (3.90%) Mentoring
19 10 (3.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 145 (43.54%) JavaScript
2 136 (40.84%) C#
3 117 (35.14%) SQL
4 111 (33.33%) Java
5 50 (15.02%) PHP
6 43 (12.91%) Ruby
7 31 (9.31%) T-SQL
8 23 (6.91%) Python
9 13 (3.90%) C++
9 13 (3.90%) Scala
9 13 (3.90%) VB.NET
10 10 (3.00%) ES6
11 8 (2.40%) ActionScript
11 8 (2.40%) Apple Swift
11 8 (2.40%) Objective-C
11 8 (2.40%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.80%) PHP 5
12 6 (1.80%) VBA
13 5 (1.50%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.20%) F#
Qualifications
1 51 (15.32%) Degree
2 22 (6.61%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) MCAD
5 1 (0.30%) MCP
5 1 (0.30%) MCSA
5 1 (0.30%) MCSE
5 1 (0.30%) PhD
5 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 11 (3.30%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.40%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.80%) Ansible
2 6 (1.80%) Puppet
3 5 (1.50%) Capistrano
4 4 (1.20%) Kibana
4 4 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 49 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.11%) Oracle
3 22 (6.61%) Sun
4 8 (2.40%) Google
5 6 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.80%) Sony
5 6 (1.80%) Zend
6 3 (0.90%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.60%) Apple
7 2 (0.60%) Twitter
8 1 (0.30%) Perforce
8 1 (0.30%) Virgin Media