Period
to 23 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

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

Senior Software Engineer
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 72 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - +116
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 17 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.79% 1.71% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 0
Guildford median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
Surrey median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 927 862 635
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.78% 98.29% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 771 749 603
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £66,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Guildford

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Guildford

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Guildford over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, Senior Software Engineer 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 Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (82.35%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) C++
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) STL
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Multithreading
6 6 (35.29%) SDLC
7 5 (29.41%) Machine Learning
8 4 (23.53%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 4 (23.53%) Scrum
8 4 (23.53%) Python
8 4 (23.53%) Java
8 4 (23.53%) Docker
8 4 (23.53%) .NET Core
8 4 (23.53%) Microservices
9 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
10 2 (11.76%) Android
10 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
10 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
10 2 (11.76%) Big Data

Senior Software Engineer 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) STL
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Core
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) Django
5 2 (11.76%) EJB
5 2 (11.76%) Flask
5 2 (11.76%) Java EE
5 2 (11.76%) JDBC
5 2 (11.76%) JSF
5 2 (11.76%) JSP
5 2 (11.76%) ODBC
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) Spring
5 2 (11.76%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) D3.js
6 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) Multithreading
2 6 (35.29%) SDLC
2 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Machine Learning
4 4 (23.53%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) Microservices
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.88%) Data Development
6 1 (5.88%) Data Science
6 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) C++
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
5 2 (11.76%) R
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Databricks