Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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

Software Developer
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 48 97
Rank change year-on-year +13 +49 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 60 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 7.28% 6.07% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.38% 6.23% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 60 43 25
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +38.46%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,375 £52,500 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% -5.00%

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 813 690 1,193
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.67% 97.46% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 662 646 877
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +6.02%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Guildford

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Guildford

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Guildford over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 45 (75.00%) C#
2 44 (73.33%) .NET
3 40 (66.67%) HTML
3 40 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 40 (66.67%) MVC
4 35 (58.33%) CSS
5 25 (41.67%) jQuery
6 21 (35.00%) Razor View Engine
7 20 (33.33%) Python
8 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
8 19 (31.67%) ASP.NET
8 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (30.00%) AngularJS
10 17 (28.33%) Change Control
10 17 (28.33%) API Development
11 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (20.00%) SQL
13 11 (18.33%) TDD
13 11 (18.33%) WCF
14 10 (16.67%) .NET Framework
15 9 (15.00%) Marketing
15 9 (15.00%) REST
16 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
16 8 (13.33%) Entity Framework
16 8 (13.33%) Django
16 8 (13.33%) C++
17 7 (11.67%) Java
17 7 (11.67%) Web Services
17 7 (11.67%) PHP
17 7 (11.67%) Linux

Software 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 4 (6.67%) Apache Spark
1 4 (6.67%) Jupyter
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 4 (6.67%) GitHub
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.67%) Slack
3 3 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) 5G
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) MySQL
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (6.67%) GIS
4 3 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.67%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (15.00%) Marketing
2 6 (10.00%) Advertising
3 4 (6.67%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (73.33%) .NET
2 40 (66.67%) HTML
3 35 (58.33%) CSS
4 25 (41.67%) jQuery
5 21 (35.00%) Razor View Engine
6 19 (31.67%) ASP.NET
7 18 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (18.33%) WCF
10 10 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 9 (15.00%) REST
12 8 (13.33%) Django
12 8 (13.33%) Entity Framework
13 7 (11.67%) Web Services
14 5 (8.33%) XML
15 4 (6.67%) Ajax
15 4 (6.67%) JSON
15 4 (6.67%) LINQ
15 4 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
15 4 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.67%) Animation
2 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.33%) Fintech
3 2 (3.33%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (3.33%) Social Media
3 2 (3.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) Android
2 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 4 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) MVC
2 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (28.33%) API Development
3 17 (28.33%) Change Control
4 11 (18.33%) TDD
5 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.67%) OO
6 7 (11.67%) Scrum
7 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 5 (8.33%) SEO
9 4 (6.67%) 3D Animation
9 4 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Development
9 4 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) Functional Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Machine Learning
9 4 (6.67%) Neural Network
9 4 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 45 (75.00%) C#
2 40 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (33.33%) Python
4 12 (20.00%) SQL
5 8 (13.33%) C++
6 7 (11.67%) Java
6 7 (11.67%) PHP
7 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.67%) R
7 4 (6.67%) Ruby
7 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.67%) Go
9 1 (1.67%) Java 8
9 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Ansible
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Sony
2 4 (6.67%) Canon
3 3 (5.00%) Google
3 3 (5.00%) Screaming Frog
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle
5 1 (1.67%) Sun
5 1 (1.67%) Virgin Media