Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leatherhead during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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

Software Engineer
Surrey > Leatherhead
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 49 56
Rank change year-on-year +21 +7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 23 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 6.28% 1.82% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.74% 1.90% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 11
Leatherhead median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £34,500 £35,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,000 £55,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead. 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
Leatherhead
Permanent vacancies in Leatherhead with a recognized job title 341 315 380
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.17% 95.74% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 308 276 353
Leatherhead median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +7.06% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £63,750
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Leatherhead

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Leatherhead

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Leatherhead over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Leatherhead

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, Software Engineer 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 Leatherhead region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (82.61%) C++
3 15 (65.22%) OO
3 15 (65.22%) OOD
4 11 (47.83%) C
5 10 (43.48%) Subversion
6 9 (39.13%) Aerospace
6 9 (39.13%) Automotive
7 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
8 7 (30.43%) Qt
8 7 (30.43%) Embedded C
8 7 (30.43%) Windows
9 6 (26.09%) C#
9 6 (26.09%) SQL
9 6 (26.09%) Military
9 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (21.74%) Avionics
11 4 (17.39%) SDLC
11 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
11 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
11 4 (17.39%) TDD
11 4 (17.39%) Linux
11 4 (17.39%) OOP
12 3 (13.04%) Unix
12 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++
12 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
12 3 (13.04%) Oracle
12 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
12 3 (13.04%) System Testing
12 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 (4.35%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Subversion
2 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Bugzilla
3 2 (8.70%) CruiseControl
3 2 (8.70%) Gemini Tracker
3 2 (8.70%) Hudson
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (39.13%) Aerospace
1 9 (39.13%) Automotive
2 6 (26.09%) Military
3 5 (21.74%) Avionics
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Qt
2 2 (8.70%) MFC
2 2 (8.70%) STL
2 2 (8.70%) WPF
2 2 (8.70%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
1 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (65.22%) OO
2 15 (65.22%) OOD
3 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (17.39%) OOP
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
5 3 (13.04%) System Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (8.70%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C++
2 11 (47.83%) C
3 7 (30.43%) Embedded C
4 6 (26.09%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++
5 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ECSS
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) VMware