The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staines during the 3 months to 28 March 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 / Staines
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 23 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staines 5.08% 0.94% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.10% 1.00% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Median salary £70,000 £35,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -38.59%  
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 Staines. 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
Staines
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 196 100 231
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 99.49% 94.34% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 124 80 172
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Staines

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Staines

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Staines

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Staines

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Staines over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Staines

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Staines region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (71.43%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) QA
3 6 (42.86%) ForgeRock
3 6 (42.86%) IT Strategy
4 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) JSP
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
5 4 (28.57%) LDAP
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) JSTL
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) JSF
5 4 (28.57%) GlassFish
5 4 (28.57%) JPA
5 4 (28.57%) OAuth
5 4 (28.57%) Apache CXF
5 4 (28.57%) OpenID
5 4 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 4 (28.57%) GlassFish
1 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
1 2 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Apache CXF
1 4 (28.57%) JPA
1 4 (28.57%) JSF
1 4 (28.57%) JSP
1 4 (28.57%) JSTL
1 4 (28.57%) OAuth
1 4 (28.57%) OpenID
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) OpenGL
3 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) IT Strategy
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Visual Effects
7 1 (7.14%) Android Development
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) Multithreaded Programming
7 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 1 (7.14%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
7 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.14%) SOLID
7 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) ForgeRock
2 1 (7.14%) Thunderhead