Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Programmer
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 84 111
Rank change year-on-year -1 +27 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.29% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 7
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +100.00% -38.89%
10th Percentile £35,000 £55,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £67,000
Surrey median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.63% +18.75% -11.11%

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 836 791 1253
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.12% 98.88% 98.90%
Number of salaries quoted 748 729 1126
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Guildford

Programmer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Guildford

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in Guildford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Programmer in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Games
1 7 (63.64%) User Experience
2 6 (54.55%) PlayStation
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Prototyping
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) Game Development
5 3 (27.27%) Sony
5 3 (27.27%) VBA
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Power BI
7 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
7 1 (9.09%) REST
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (9.09%) CSS

Programmer 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) Power BI
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (63.64%) Games
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) User Experience
2 6 (54.55%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Prototyping
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Game Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Sony