Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 24 24
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 58 85 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 8.13% 9.39% 10.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.11% 10.17% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 55 79 89
Guildford median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £29,300
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,000 £60,000
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 637 836 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 89.34% 92.38% 92.30%
Number of salaries quoted 603 713 703
Guildford median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Guildford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Guildford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Guildford over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 38 (65.52%) JavaScript
2 31 (53.45%) C#
2 31 (53.45%) HTML
3 29 (50.00%) CSS
4 26 (44.83%) SQL
4 26 (44.83%) Scrum
5 24 (41.38%) C++
5 24 (41.38%) Degree
5 24 (41.38%) Docker
6 23 (39.66%) Microservices
6 23 (39.66%) .NET
7 22 (37.93%) .NET Framework
8 21 (36.21%) Artificial Intelligence
8 21 (36.21%) .NET Core
9 20 (34.48%) Machine Learning
10 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (25.86%) Linux
12 13 (22.41%) Java
12 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
13 12 (20.69%) Finance
13 12 (20.69%) C
13 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++
14 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
14 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
14 11 (18.97%) DevOps
15 10 (17.24%) AngularJS
15 10 (17.24%) Electronics
15 10 (17.24%) Wireless
15 10 (17.24%) VHDL
15 10 (17.24%) Python

Software Engineering
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 (3.45%) Apache
1 2 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.72%) GemFire
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Visio
1 7 (12.07%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) GitHub
2 3 (5.17%) AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Azure Functions
3 1 (1.72%) GCP
3 1 (1.72%) IaaS
3 1 (1.72%) PaaS
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) Wireless
2 2 (3.45%) LTE
2 2 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) MySQL
2 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.90%) RSpec
3 2 (3.45%) Gradle
3 2 (3.45%) JIRA
3 2 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) Ant
4 1 (1.72%) CMake
4 1 (1.72%) Hudson
4 1 (1.72%) Maven
4 1 (1.72%) Moq
4 1 (1.72%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Software Engineer
2 26 (44.83%) Senior Software Engineer
3 13 (22.41%) C# Software Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) C Software Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Electronics Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Java Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Senior Java Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Embedded C Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (53.45%) HTML
2 29 (50.00%) CSS
3 23 (39.66%) .NET
4 22 (37.93%) .NET Framework
5 21 (36.21%) .NET Core
6 10 (17.24%) AngularJS
7 8 (13.79%) Node.js
8 7 (12.07%) React
9 4 (6.90%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (5.17%) REST
10 3 (5.17%) XML
11 2 (3.45%) Django
11 2 (3.45%) JSON
11 2 (3.45%) MFC
11 2 (3.45%) Yocto
12 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
12 1 (1.72%) jQuery
12 1 (1.72%) PrimeNG
12 1 (1.72%) Taglibs
12 1 (1.72%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) VHDL
2 5 (8.62%) User Experience
3 3 (5.17%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) Windows
3 7 (12.07%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Scrum
2 23 (39.66%) Microservices
3 21 (36.21%) Artificial Intelligence
4 20 (34.48%) Machine Learning
5 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
7 11 (18.97%) DevOps
8 7 (12.07%) Decision-Making
8 7 (12.07%) PLM
9 6 (10.34%) MVC
10 5 (8.62%) Front End Development
10 5 (8.62%) OO
10 5 (8.62%) OOD
11 4 (6.90%) TDD
12 3 (5.17%) Test Automation
13 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
13 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
13 2 (3.45%) Multithreading
13 2 (3.45%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) JavaScript
2 31 (53.45%) C#
3 26 (44.83%) SQL
4 24 (41.38%) C++
5 13 (22.41%) Java
6 12 (20.69%) C
6 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++
7 10 (17.24%) Python
8 7 (12.07%) Go
9 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
9 4 (6.90%) PHP
9 4 (6.90%) Ruby
10 1 (1.72%) Java 8
10 1 (1.72%) Scala
10 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) Degree
2 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
2 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.72%) HND
4 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.72%) PhD
System Software
1 24 (41.38%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle