Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 35 38
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 52 65 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 7.37% 7.76% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.18% 8.69% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 49 58 53
Guildford median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £25,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £61,250 £63,750
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 636 748 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 90.08% 89.26% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 576 603 617
Guildford median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -10.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £71,250 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 23 (44.23%) C#
2 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 21 (40.38%) C++
3 21 (40.38%) Linux
4 17 (32.69%) HTML
4 17 (32.69%) CSS
4 17 (32.69%) Scrum
5 15 (28.85%) SQL
5 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (28.85%) Degree
6 14 (26.92%) Machine Learning
7 13 (25.00%) Docker
7 13 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 13 (25.00%) .NET
7 13 (25.00%) Java
8 12 (23.08%) Artificial Intelligence
8 12 (23.08%) Microservices
8 12 (23.08%) .NET Core
9 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
10 10 (19.23%) DevOps
11 9 (17.31%) Wireless
11 9 (17.31%) Embedded C++
11 9 (17.31%) Electronics
11 9 (17.31%) VHDL
12 8 (15.38%) Finance
12 8 (15.38%) Python
13 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
13 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
13 6 (11.54%) Cybersecurity

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 1 (1.92%) Apache
1 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (1.92%) JBoss
1 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
1 3 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) GitHub
2 2 (3.85%) AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Azure Functions
3 1 (1.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Wireless
2 5 (9.62%) VoIP
3 4 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.92%) H.323
4 1 (1.92%) ISDN
4 1 (1.92%) RTP
4 1 (1.92%) SS7
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) Big Data
2 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.85%) Blockchain
3 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.92%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.92%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.92%) HBase
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Parquet
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.85%) RSpec
3 1 (1.92%) CMake
3 1 (1.92%) Gradle
3 1 (1.92%) JUnit
3 1 (1.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) Moq
3 1 (1.92%) Selenium
3 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (17.31%) Electronics
2 8 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Software Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Electronics Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Architect
8 4 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Java Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Platform Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Telephony Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Telephony Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) CSS
1 17 (32.69%) HTML
2 13 (25.00%) .NET
2 13 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 12 (23.08%) .NET Core
4 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 5 (9.62%) Node.js
5 5 (9.62%) React
6 4 (7.69%) FreeSWITCH
7 3 (5.77%) JSON
8 2 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (3.85%) REST
8 2 (3.85%) RESTful
8 2 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (3.85%) Spring
8 2 (3.85%) Web Services
8 2 (3.85%) XML
9 1 (1.92%) Middleware
9 1 (1.92%) SOAP
9 1 (1.92%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) VHDL
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Cyberattack
3 1 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Scrum
2 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.92%) Machine Learning
4 12 (23.08%) Artificial Intelligence
4 12 (23.08%) Microservices
5 10 (19.23%) DevOps
6 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
6 6 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (7.69%) Mathematics
7 4 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (7.69%) Speech Recognition
8 3 (5.77%) Analytics
8 3 (5.77%) Decision-Making
8 3 (5.77%) Front End Development
8 3 (5.77%) MVC
8 3 (5.77%) OO
8 3 (5.77%) OOD
8 3 (5.77%) PLM
8 3 (5.77%) TDD
8 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) C#
2 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 21 (40.38%) C++
4 15 (28.85%) SQL
5 13 (25.00%) Java
6 9 (17.31%) Embedded C++
7 8 (15.38%) Python
8 5 (9.62%) C
9 3 (5.77%) Go
10 2 (3.85%) PHP
10 2 (3.85%) Ruby
11 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.92%) Java 8
11 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Degree
2 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.92%) HND
5 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Docker
2 4 (7.69%) Kamailio
3 1 (1.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.92%) Firmware
3 1 (1.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) logstash
2 1 (1.92%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.92%) Kibana
2 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.92%) QRadar
2 1 (1.92%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) ArcSight
2 1 (1.92%) CyberArk
2 1 (1.92%) HP
2 1 (1.92%) IBM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) Splunk