The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Redhill during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Surrey / Redhill
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 28 14
Rank change year-on-year -7 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redhill 3.45% 4.81% 13.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 4.90% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 30
Median salary £42,500 £26,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.37% -41.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £29,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Redhill. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Redhill
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 226 204 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redhill 97.41% 98.08% 99.53%
Number of salaries quoted 197 185 192
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £22,725
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Redhill

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Redhill that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Redhill

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Redhill

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Redhill

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Redhill over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Redhill

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Redhill region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) C++
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (95.65%) Linux
3 17 (73.91%) Electronics
4 15 (65.22%) Scrum
4 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (60.87%) Embedded C++
6 11 (47.83%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (43.48%) Contactless
7 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
8 8 (34.78%) Ubuntu
9 7 (30.43%) Degree
10 6 (26.09%) C
10 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
10 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
10 6 (26.09%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (26.09%) Yocto
11 5 (21.74%) Windows
12 3 (13.04%) Cross-Platform Development
13 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
14 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
14 1 (4.35%) Multithreaded Programming

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Redhill 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:

General
1 17 (73.91%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 10 (43.48%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Ubuntu
3 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Cross-Platform Development
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (60.87%) Embedded C++
3 6 (26.09%) C
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Virtual Machines