Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 33 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 -10 +22
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 70 54 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 8.16% 7.15% 8.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.28% 8.23% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 63 54 76
Guildford median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,375 £58,750
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -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 754 656 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 87.88% 86.89% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 610 598 678
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £68,750
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 51 (72.86%) Java
2 46 (65.71%) JavaScript
3 45 (64.29%) Degree
4 44 (62.86%) Computer Science
5 37 (52.86%) HTML
6 36 (51.43%) Python
7 30 (42.86%) SQL
7 30 (42.86%) CSS
8 28 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 25 (35.71%) Django
9 25 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
10 23 (32.86%) Linux
11 22 (31.43%) Relational Database
12 20 (28.57%) Big Data
13 19 (27.14%) Software Architecture
13 19 (27.14%) Mobile App
13 19 (27.14%) Mobile Application Development
13 19 (27.14%) Flask
13 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (21.43%) Spring
14 15 (21.43%) C++
15 14 (20.00%) OO
16 11 (15.71%) C#
16 11 (15.71%) TDD
16 11 (15.71%) jQuery
16 11 (15.71%) AngularJS
16 11 (15.71%) Machine Learning
17 10 (14.29%) Tomcat
17 10 (14.29%) Windows
18 9 (12.86%) Apache

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 10 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 9 (12.86%) Apache
3 4 (5.71%) JBoss
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 25 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.43%) GitHub
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) HTTP
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
1 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.29%) VoIP
2 1 (1.43%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) Relational Database
2 20 (28.57%) Big Data
3 9 (12.86%) MySQL
4 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.29%) Geospatial Data
5 3 (4.29%) GIS
5 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.29%) SQLite
6 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.43%) Amazon QuickSight
7 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.43%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.43%) HBase
7 1 (1.43%) Parquet
7 1 (1.43%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.57%) JUnit
2 6 (8.57%) Maven
3 3 (4.29%) Arquillian
3 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.29%) Mockito
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (4.29%) Selenium
4 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.43%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.43%) Gatling
4 1 (1.43%) Gradle
4 1 (1.43%) gulp
4 1 (1.43%) JMeter
4 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Law
3 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.29%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (64.29%) Software Engineer
2 26 (37.14%) Senior Software Engineer
3 23 (32.86%) Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Junior
5 10 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Graduate
6 7 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Junior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.71%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (4.29%) HTML Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (52.86%) HTML
2 30 (42.86%) CSS
3 25 (35.71%) Django
4 19 (27.14%) Flask
5 15 (21.43%) Spring
6 11 (15.71%) AngularJS
6 11 (15.71%) jQuery
7 9 (12.86%) React
8 8 (11.43%) Java EE
9 7 (10.00%) REST
9 7 (10.00%) Web Services
10 6 (8.57%) HTML5
10 6 (8.57%) Middleware
10 6 (8.57%) Natural Language Processing
10 6 (8.57%) RESTful
10 6 (8.57%) XML
11 5 (7.14%) .NET
11 5 (7.14%) Node.js
12 4 (5.71%) JSON
13 3 (4.29%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (62.86%) Computer Science
2 19 (27.14%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.43%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.86%) Linux
2 10 (14.29%) Windows
3 5 (7.14%) Android
3 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.29%) CentOS
4 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (27.14%) Mobile Application Development
1 19 (27.14%) Software Architecture
2 14 (20.00%) OO
3 11 (15.71%) Machine Learning
3 11 (15.71%) TDD
4 8 (11.43%) OOD
5 7 (10.00%) Data Science
5 7 (10.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (8.57%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (8.57%) Customer-Centricity
6 6 (8.57%) Data Transformation
6 6 (8.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 6 (8.57%) Use Case
7 5 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (7.14%) Image Processing
7 5 (7.14%) OOP
7 5 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
7 5 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 51 (72.86%) Java
2 46 (65.71%) JavaScript
3 36 (51.43%) Python
4 30 (42.86%) SQL
5 15 (21.43%) C++
6 11 (15.71%) C#
7 9 (12.86%) PHP
8 8 (11.43%) Java 8
9 4 (5.71%) C
10 2 (2.86%) R
10 2 (2.86%) Scala
11 1 (1.43%) Groovy
11 1 (1.43%) Lua
11 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (64.29%) Degree
2 28 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.29%) PA-DSS
1 3 (4.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Ansible
1 1 (1.43%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle
1 6 (8.57%) Xceptor
2 3 (4.29%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.86%) Sun
4 1 (1.43%) Birst
4 1 (1.43%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.43%) Xilinx