Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 28 30
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 73 86 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 8.62% 9.77% 7.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.43% 10.72% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 70 86 53
Guildford median annual salary £47,500 £49,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.52% +4.74% -5.00%
10th Percentile £24,950 £28,625 £34,000
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,000 £58,750
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.06%

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 774 802 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 91.38% 91.14% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 657 710 565
Guildford median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,425 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £71,500
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 41 (56.16%) Java
2 30 (41.10%) Linux
2 30 (41.10%) Big Data
3 28 (38.36%) Python
3 28 (38.36%) Degree
4 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (35.62%) C++
6 25 (34.25%) Computer Science
7 23 (31.51%) JavaScript
7 23 (31.51%) OO
8 20 (27.40%) HTML
9 16 (21.92%) SQL
9 16 (21.92%) Android
9 16 (21.92%) Android Development
10 15 (20.55%) Security Cleared
10 15 (20.55%) Finance
10 15 (20.55%) C
10 15 (20.55%) CSS
11 14 (19.18%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (19.18%) Django
11 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
11 14 (19.18%) Computer Science Degree
12 13 (17.81%) Google Play
12 13 (17.81%) Android SDK
12 13 (17.81%) Android Studio
12 13 (17.81%) Mobile Development
12 13 (17.81%) Google
12 13 (17.81%) Unit Testing
12 13 (17.81%) Wireless
13 12 (16.44%) SC Cleared

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 11 (15.07%) Apache
2 6 (8.22%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.18%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (17.81%) Google Play
3 2 (2.74%) SaaS
4 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) Wireless
2 7 (9.59%) Bluetooth
2 7 (9.59%) Ethernet
2 7 (9.59%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (8.22%) Network Security
4 3 (4.11%) HTTP
4 3 (4.11%) Internet
4 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.11%) VoIP
5 1 (1.37%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.10%) Big Data
2 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
3 11 (15.07%) MySQL
4 7 (9.59%) Hadoop
5 6 (8.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (8.22%) Apache Hive
6 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.11%) SQLite
7 1 (1.37%) HBase
7 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.37%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Android Studio
2 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.22%) EasyMock
3 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.85%) Maven
5 4 (5.48%) JUnit
6 3 (4.11%) JIRA
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (2.74%) Gradle
8 1 (1.37%) Ant
8 1 (1.37%) Arquillian
8 1 (1.37%) Hudson
8 1 (1.37%) Mockito
8 1 (1.37%) Selenium
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.37%) Electronics
3 1 (1.37%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Developer
2 34 (46.58%) Software Engineer
3 16 (21.92%) Lead Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Senior Software Engineer
5 13 (17.81%) Android Developer
5 13 (17.81%) Junior
5 13 (17.81%) Lead Android Developer
5 13 (17.81%) Mobile Developer
6 12 (16.44%) Graduate
7 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
8 9 (12.33%) Junior Developer
9 7 (9.59%) Embedded Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (8.22%) Junior Java Developer
10 6 (8.22%) Software Developer
11 5 (6.85%) Graduate Developer
12 4 (5.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Junior Web Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) HTML
2 15 (20.55%) CSS
3 14 (19.18%) Django
4 13 (17.81%) Android SDK
5 12 (16.44%) Spring
6 11 (15.07%) Flask
7 7 (9.59%) Hibernate
7 7 (9.59%) Kafka
8 5 (6.85%) REST
8 5 (6.85%) RESTful
9 4 (5.48%) JSON
9 4 (5.48%) XML
10 3 (4.11%) Apache NiFi
10 3 (4.11%) CSS3
10 3 (4.11%) HTML5
10 3 (4.11%) Java EE
10 3 (4.11%) jQuery
10 3 (4.11%) STL
10 3 (4.11%) WPF
11 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.59%) Device Driver
3 4 (5.48%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.11%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.10%) Linux
2 16 (21.92%) Android
3 7 (9.59%) FreeRTOS
4 6 (8.22%) Windows
5 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.37%) Unix
6 1 (1.37%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.25%) Computer Science
3 23 (31.51%) OO
4 16 (21.92%) Android Development
5 13 (17.81%) Mobile Development
5 13 (17.81%) Unit Testing
6 11 (15.07%) Mobile Application Development
6 11 (15.07%) Software Architecture
6 11 (15.07%) TDD
7 10 (13.70%) DevOps
8 9 (12.33%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (10.96%) Mathematics
9 8 (10.96%) Mentoring
10 7 (9.59%) OOD
11 6 (8.22%) Coaching
11 6 (8.22%) Physics
12 5 (6.85%) Front End Development
13 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (5.48%) Performance Metrics
13 4 (5.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) Java
2 28 (38.36%) Python
3 26 (35.62%) C++
4 23 (31.51%) JavaScript
5 16 (21.92%) SQL
6 15 (20.55%) C
7 11 (15.07%) C#
8 8 (10.96%) PHP
9 4 (5.48%) Java 8
10 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.11%) Embedded C++
10 3 (4.11%) Ruby
11 2 (2.74%) R
12 1 (1.37%) Lua
12 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (38.36%) Degree
2 15 (20.55%) Security Cleared
3 14 (19.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (16.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) HND
5 2 (2.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Google
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle
2 3 (4.11%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.37%) QNX
3 1 (1.37%) Xceptor