Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 305 300 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 36.40% 39.47% 27.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.97% 40.38% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 296 274 224
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,375 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £58,375 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +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 825 743 849
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.45% 97.76% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 679 675 755
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +8.43%
10th Percentile £23,450 £24,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £64,900 £68,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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.

1 170 (55.74%) C#
2 162 (53.11%) JavaScript
3 158 (51.80%) HTML
4 157 (51.48%) .NET
5 129 (42.30%) CSS
5 129 (42.30%) MVC
6 105 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (28.20%) SQL Server
8 74 (24.26%) ASP.NET
8 74 (24.26%) AngularJS
9 70 (22.95%) SQL
9 70 (22.95%) jQuery
10 67 (21.97%) Java
11 66 (21.64%) Android
11 66 (21.64%) HTML5
12 62 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 61 (20.00%) Apple iOS
13 61 (20.00%) Finance
14 56 (18.36%) CSS3
15 52 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
16 49 (16.07%) Unit Testing
17 46 (15.08%) Degree
18 45 (14.75%) PHP
19 44 (14.43%) TDD
20 43 (14.10%) Git (software)
20 43 (14.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 42 (13.77%) C++
22 38 (12.46%) Linux
23 37 (12.13%) RESTful
23 37 (12.13%) Microsoft

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 12 (3.93%) JBoss
2 11 (3.61%) Apache
3 8 (2.62%) Apache Spark
4 7 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.97%) CMS
6 5 (1.64%) Confluence
7 4 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.31%) IIS
7 4 (1.31%) Jupyter
8 3 (0.98%) WordPress
9 2 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.33%) Drupal
10 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.33%) GemFire
10 1 (0.33%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 52 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (7.54%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (4.59%) GitHub
4 11 (3.61%) SaaS
5 5 (1.64%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.64%) Slack
6 4 (1.31%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (1.31%) Serverless
7 3 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.98%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.66%) Google Play
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.30%) HTTP
2 5 (1.64%) Internet
3 3 (0.98%) SMS
4 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.33%) 5G
5 1 (0.33%) AMQP
5 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.33%) ISDN
5 1 (0.33%) Network Security
5 1 (0.33%) Software-Defined Radio
5 1 (0.33%) VPN
5 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (28.20%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.82%) MySQL
3 24 (7.87%) NoSQL
4 18 (5.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 11 (3.61%) Big Data
6 9 (2.95%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.62%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.30%) RavenDB
9 6 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.64%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.98%) Parquet
12 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.66%) HBase
13 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (14.10%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.89%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.92%) JIRA
3 15 (4.92%) JUnit
4 11 (3.61%) Gradle
4 11 (3.61%) Maven
5 10 (3.28%) Android Studio
6 5 (1.64%) Mockito
6 5 (1.64%) Xcode
7 4 (1.31%) Arquillian
7 4 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.98%) Selenium
9 2 (0.66%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.66%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.66%) Mocha
9 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.33%) Gatling
10 1 (0.33%) JMeter
General
1 61 (20.00%) Finance
2 17 (5.57%) Marketing
3 15 (4.92%) Advertising
4 11 (3.61%) Games
5 7 (2.30%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.98%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.66%) Electronics
7 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (51.80%) HTML
2 157 (51.48%) .NET
3 129 (42.30%) CSS
4 74 (24.26%) AngularJS
4 74 (24.26%) ASP.NET
5 70 (22.95%) jQuery
6 66 (21.64%) HTML5
7 62 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 56 (18.36%) CSS3
9 43 (14.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 37 (12.13%) RESTful
11 26 (8.52%) REST
12 25 (8.20%) JSON
12 25 (8.20%) Web Services
13 24 (7.87%) Node.js
14 23 (7.54%) Spring
15 22 (7.21%) Ajax
15 22 (7.21%) React
15 22 (7.21%) XML
16 20 (6.56%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.49%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (9.18%) Mobile App
3 19 (6.23%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.59%) Over-the-Top Content
4 14 (4.59%) Video on Demand
5 12 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.61%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.28%) User Experience
8 7 (2.30%) Fintech
9 4 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.31%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.31%) Social Media
10 3 (0.98%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.98%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.66%) EMV
11 2 (0.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.66%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.66%) VHDL
12 1 (0.33%) Blog
12 1 (0.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (21.64%) Android
2 61 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 38 (12.46%) Linux
4 18 (5.90%) Windows
5 9 (2.95%) Unix
6 5 (1.64%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (42.30%) MVC
2 105 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (16.07%) Unit Testing
4 44 (14.43%) TDD
5 36 (11.80%) Web Development
6 35 (11.48%) OO
7 29 (9.51%) Mobile Development
8 28 (9.18%) Scrum
9 20 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (6.23%) Front End Development
11 18 (5.90%) Software Engineering
12 17 (5.57%) Android Development
12 17 (5.57%) Presales
12 17 (5.57%) Test Automation
12 17 (5.57%) Web Application Development
13 16 (5.25%) BDD
14 15 (4.92%) Analytics
14 15 (4.92%) Creative Thinking
15 14 (4.59%) DRM
16 13 (4.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 170 (55.74%) C#
2 162 (53.11%) JavaScript
3 70 (22.95%) SQL
4 67 (21.97%) Java
5 45 (14.75%) PHP
6 42 (13.77%) C++
7 23 (7.54%) Python
8 20 (6.56%) TypeScript
9 17 (5.57%) Ruby
10 15 (4.92%) Java 8
11 10 (3.28%) C
11 10 (3.28%) VBA
12 9 (2.95%) ES6
13 8 (2.62%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.30%) ES8
14 7 (2.30%) Scala
14 7 (2.30%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.97%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.97%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.31%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (15.08%) Degree
2 9 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.64%) PhD
4 4 (1.31%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.30%) Docker
2 4 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.66%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.66%) Ansible
3 1 (0.33%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (12.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.95%) Oracle
3 8 (2.62%) Sony
4 6 (1.97%) Google
5 5 (1.64%) Telerik
6 3 (0.98%) Screaming Frog
6 3 (0.98%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.66%) Actuate
7 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.66%) SAP
8 1 (0.33%) Apple
8 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.33%) Birst
8 1 (0.33%) BT
8 1 (0.33%) Cognos
8 1 (0.33%) Facebook
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.33%) Sun
8 1 (0.33%) Xilinx