Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 39 49
Rank change year-on-year -25 +10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 29 46 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.44% 5.69% 5.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 5.76% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 64
Guildford median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -13.64%
10th Percentile £43,375 £36,250 £37,875
90th Percentile £65,375 £65,875 £57,500
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

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 825 799 1260
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.86% 98.89% 98.90%
Number of salaries quoted 739 737 1133
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,200 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 21 November 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 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 17 (58.62%) Java
3 17 (58.62%) Relational Database
4 16 (55.17%) Microservices
4 16 (55.17%) SDLC
5 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (34.48%) Kafka
6 10 (34.48%) Docker
6 10 (34.48%) Mentoring
6 10 (34.48%) Kubernetes
6 10 (34.48%) User Stories
6 10 (34.48%) Grails
7 7 (24.14%) HTML
7 7 (24.14%) CSS
8 6 (20.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (20.69%) MVC
8 6 (20.69%) C#
8 6 (20.69%) .NET
8 6 (20.69%) Data Management
8 6 (20.69%) Workflow
8 6 (20.69%) Life Science
8 6 (20.69%) SaaS
9 5 (17.24%) SQL
10 4 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
11 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (10.34%) REST

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 (6.90%) CMS
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (20.69%) SaaS
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.45%) HBase
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Maven
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (20.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Grails
1 10 (34.48%) Kafka
2 7 (24.14%) CSS
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) .NET
4 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (10.34%) CSS3
5 3 (10.34%) HTML5
5 3 (10.34%) REST
5 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (10.34%) Web Services
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) RESTful
7 1 (3.45%) Laravel
7 1 (3.45%) LESS
7 1 (3.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Life Science
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Microservices
2 16 (55.17%) SDLC
3 10 (34.48%) Mentoring
3 10 (34.48%) User Stories
4 6 (20.69%) Data Management
4 6 (20.69%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) Workflow
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Disruptive Innovation
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) Content Management
7 1 (3.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (3.45%) Full Text Search
7 1 (3.45%) OO
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) Task Automation
7 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
2 17 (58.62%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Kubernetes
2 3 (10.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft