The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Senior Developer
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 69 65
Rank change year-on-year +47 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 38 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 11.59% 1.73% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.69% 1.76% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 9
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 325 680 657
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 99.09% 98.12% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 306 446 601
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Guildford

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Guildford

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Guildford over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
3 30 (49.18%) Web Services
4 28 (45.90%) HTML
5 23 (37.70%) Java
5 23 (37.70%) MySQL
6 22 (36.07%) Spring
6 22 (36.07%) J2EE
7 21 (34.43%) Hadoop
7 21 (34.43%) HBase
8 20 (32.79%) Big Data
8 20 (32.79%) MVC
9 19 (31.15%) MapReduce
10 18 (29.51%) HTML5
10 18 (29.51%) CSS
10 18 (29.51%) jQuery
11 17 (27.87%) PHP
12 15 (24.59%) Web Development
12 15 (24.59%) TDD
13 14 (22.95%) C#
13 14 (22.95%) .NET
13 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
13 14 (22.95%) REST
14 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
14 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (19.67%) Perl
16 11 (18.03%) Linux
16 11 (18.03%) CSS3
16 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
16 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET Web API

Senior 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 (3.28%) Apache
1 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (3.28%) GemFire
1 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.64%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.64%) Drupal
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Asana
2 6 (9.84%) SaaS
3 5 (8.20%) GitHub
4 2 (3.28%) PaaS
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Broadband
1 1 (1.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) MySQL
2 21 (34.43%) Hadoop
2 21 (34.43%) HBase
3 20 (32.79%) Big Data
4 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
5 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.28%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.28%) GIS
7 2 (3.28%) OLTP
7 2 (3.28%) Power BI
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.64%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.48%) JIRA
2 7 (11.48%) NUnit
2 7 (11.48%) SpecFlow
3 3 (4.92%) RSpec
3 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.28%) Gradle
4 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.28%) JUnit
4 2 (3.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) gulp
General
1 7 (11.48%) Marketing
2 4 (6.56%) Legal
3 3 (4.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (49.18%) Web Services
2 28 (45.90%) HTML
3 22 (36.07%) J2EE
3 22 (36.07%) Spring
4 18 (29.51%) CSS
4 18 (29.51%) HTML5
4 18 (29.51%) jQuery
5 14 (22.95%) .NET
5 14 (22.95%) REST
6 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
6 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
7 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (18.03%) CSS3
8 10 (16.39%) WCF
9 9 (14.75%) JSON
9 9 (14.75%) RESTful
10 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 7 (11.48%) NHibernate
10 7 (11.48%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) W3C
2 3 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (4.92%) User Experience
3 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.28%) Replication
3 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) MVC
3 19 (31.15%) MapReduce
4 15 (24.59%) TDD
4 15 (24.59%) Web Development
5 10 (16.39%) BDD
6 9 (14.75%) OO
7 7 (11.48%) Scrum
7 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.48%) SOLID
8 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.20%) Front End Development
10 3 (4.92%) API Design
10 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.92%) OOD
10 3 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (4.92%) SDLC
10 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Web Design
11 2 (3.28%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
2 23 (37.70%) Java
3 17 (27.87%) PHP
4 14 (22.95%) C#
5 12 (19.67%) Perl
6 10 (16.39%) SQL
7 4 (6.56%) Ruby
8 3 (4.92%) Python
9 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (3.28%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Google
2 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.28%) Zend
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