Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Surrey
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 306 555 762
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 14.97% 12.57% 14.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.41% 40.31% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 245 368 643
Median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,850 £26,250 £24,150
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +6.02%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 533 1,377 1,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.08% 31.18% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 443 1,018 1,237
Median annual salary £57,500 £47,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.42% +0.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Surrey

Degree
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Degree in Surrey.

Salary trend for Degree in Surrey

Degree
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in Surrey over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Degree in Surrey

Degree
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -3 102 £65,000 +73.33% 15
Egham +20 25 £120,000 +118.18% 1
Redhill +1 20 £24,000 -48.11% 2
Reigate +11 18 £53,000 -3.64%
Staines -2 18 £35,000 -43.55% 2
Chertsey +1 16 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Godalming +7 12 £62,500 +13.64% 4
Woking -5 9 £65,000 +73.33% 3
Epsom +5 8 £24,000 -40.00% 1
Camberley +22 7 £61,500 +6.03% 3
Leatherhead +20 3 £30,000 -40.00% 3
Farnham +12 3 £27,500 -60.71% 1
Tadworth - 3 £77,500 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -4 2 £40,000 -23.81%
Addlestone - 2 - -
Caterham - 1 £30,000 -
Cobham - 1 £60,000 -
Horley - 1 £65,000 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Degree.

1 133 (43.46%) SQL
2 91 (29.74%) C#
3 87 (28.43%) Computer Science
4 83 (27.12%) Software Engineering
5 80 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (25.49%) .NET
7 69 (22.55%) Finance
7 69 (22.55%) Computer Science Degree
8 64 (20.92%) HTML
9 62 (20.26%) JavaScript
9 62 (20.26%) CSS
9 62 (20.26%) Scrum
9 62 (20.26%) Microservices
10 60 (19.61%) Docker
10 60 (19.61%) Artificial Intelligence
10 60 (19.61%) Machine Learning
11 59 (19.28%) .NET Framework
11 59 (19.28%) .NET Core
12 55 (17.97%) Decision-Making
13 53 (17.32%) Microsoft
14 50 (16.34%) Test Automation
15 47 (15.36%) Problem-Solving
16 45 (14.71%) Azure
17 38 (12.42%) Relational Database
18 36 (11.76%) SQL Server
18 36 (11.76%) Waterfall
19 35 (11.44%) Active Directory
20 34 (11.11%) C
20 34 (11.11%) Selenium
21 33 (10.78%) Analytics

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 13 (4.25%) Skype for Business
2 6 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.63%) Apache
4 4 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.98%) Confluence
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.65%) CMS
6 2 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (8.17%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.63%) Sketch
4 4 (1.31%) InVision
5 3 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.65%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.33%) InDesign
7 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Payment Gateway
1 3 (0.98%) SAP CO
1 3 (0.98%) SAP FI
1 3 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 45 (14.71%) Azure
2 23 (7.52%) Office 365
3 20 (6.54%) AWS
4 13 (4.25%) IaaS
4 13 (4.25%) PaaS
5 9 (2.94%) Power Platform
6 5 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.98%) SaaS
7 3 (0.98%) Slack
8 2 (0.65%) Akamai
8 2 (0.65%) Apigee
8 2 (0.65%) FinancialForce
8 2 (0.65%) NuGet
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.33%) Apple Pay
9 1 (0.33%) Boomi
9 1 (0.33%) GitHub
9 1 (0.33%) Google Pay
9 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.46%) Firewall
2 14 (4.58%) Skype
3 12 (3.92%) WAN
4 9 (2.94%) Network Security
5 8 (2.61%) Internet
5 8 (2.61%) VPN
6 6 (1.96%) Wireless
7 5 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (1.63%) LAN
7 5 (1.63%) SAN
7 5 (1.63%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.63%) Wireless Security
8 3 (0.98%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.98%) GSM
8 3 (0.98%) RS-232
8 3 (0.98%) RS-422
9 2 (0.65%) DNS
9 2 (0.65%) FTP
9 2 (0.65%) HTTP
10 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.42%) Relational Database
2 36 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 26 (8.50%) RDBMS
4 12 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.94%) Power BI
6 7 (2.29%) Data Lake
6 7 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.96%) MySQL
8 5 (1.63%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.98%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.65%) Big Data
12 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.33%) Redis
12 1 (0.33%) Stardog
Development Applications
1 34 (11.11%) Selenium
2 26 (8.50%) HP UFT
2 26 (8.50%) LoadRunner
2 26 (8.50%) SoapUI
3 12 (3.92%) JIRA
4 10 (3.27%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.96%) TestComplete
6 5 (1.63%) Gradle
6 5 (1.63%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.63%) Liquibase
7 4 (1.31%) tSQLt
8 3 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.98%) TestRail
9 1 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.33%) Subversion
9 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (22.55%) Finance
2 20 (6.54%) Manufacturing
3 16 (5.23%) Marketing
4 15 (4.90%) Retail
4 15 (4.90%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.29%) Advertising
5 7 (2.29%) Electronics
6 5 (1.63%) Back Office
6 5 (1.63%) Games
6 5 (1.63%) Public Sector
7 4 (1.31%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.31%) Banking
7 4 (1.31%) Legal
8 3 (0.98%) Automotive
9 2 (0.65%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
10 1 (0.33%) Military
10 1 (0.33%) Police
Job Titles
1 65 (21.24%) Software Engineer
2 48 (15.69%) Developer
3 38 (12.42%) Senior Software Engineer
4 34 (11.11%) Analyst
5 33 (10.78%) Consultant
6 31 (10.13%) Senior Developer
7 30 (9.80%) Test Leader
8 28 (9.15%) .NET Developer
9 25 (8.17%) Senior .NET Developer
10 17 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
11 16 (5.23%) Junior
12 15 (4.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 15 (4.90%) Graduate
13 14 (4.58%) Architect
14 13 (4.25%) Automation Test Lead
14 13 (4.25%) Support Engineer
15 12 (3.92%) Azure Consultant
15 12 (3.92%) C# Developer
15 12 (3.92%) Software Developer
16 11 (3.59%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (25.49%) .NET
2 64 (20.92%) HTML
3 62 (20.26%) CSS
4 59 (19.28%) .NET Core
4 59 (19.28%) .NET Framework
5 28 (9.15%) SOAP
6 10 (3.27%) XML
7 9 (2.94%) Web Services
8 8 (2.61%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.61%) Hibernate
8 8 (2.61%) Middleware
8 8 (2.61%) Spring
9 7 (2.29%) Kafka
9 7 (2.29%) REST
10 5 (1.63%) 802.1X
10 5 (1.63%) Apache Camel
10 5 (1.63%) Apache NiFi
10 5 (1.63%) JPA
10 5 (1.63%) RESTful
11 3 (0.98%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.50%) Self-Motivation
2 26 (8.50%) Virtual Team
3 21 (6.86%) Data Centre
4 16 (5.23%) Public Cloud
5 14 (4.58%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (4.25%) Private Cloud
7 10 (3.27%) LIMS
8 9 (2.94%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.61%) User Experience
10 7 (2.29%) Cyber Defence
11 6 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.63%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (1.31%) Clustering
13 4 (1.31%) Internet of Things
14 3 (0.98%) FMCG
14 3 (0.98%) IVR
14 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.98%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.13%) Windows
2 26 (8.50%) Linux
3 13 (4.25%) Unix
4 8 (2.61%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.63%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.31%) Android
6 4 (1.31%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.31%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.31%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.31%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.65%) Robot Operating System
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (28.43%) Computer Science
2 83 (27.12%) Software Engineering
3 80 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (20.26%) Microservices
4 62 (20.26%) Scrum
5 60 (19.61%) Artificial Intelligence
5 60 (19.61%) Machine Learning
6 55 (17.97%) Decision-Making
7 50 (16.34%) Test Automation
8 47 (15.36%) Problem-Solving
9 36 (11.76%) Waterfall
10 33 (10.78%) Analytics
11 32 (10.46%) Migration
12 31 (10.13%) Data Migration
12 31 (10.13%) Requirements Gathering
12 31 (10.13%) SDLC
13 28 (9.15%) Performance Testing
14 27 (8.82%) ITIL
15 26 (8.50%) Scenario Testing
15 26 (8.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 133 (43.46%) SQL
2 91 (29.74%) C#
3 62 (20.26%) JavaScript
4 34 (11.11%) C
5 23 (7.52%) C++
6 18 (5.88%) Java
7 15 (4.90%) Python
8 10 (3.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 7 (2.29%) Java 8
10 6 (1.96%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.31%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.31%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.65%) Perl
12 2 (0.65%) R
13 1 (0.33%) Ada
13 1 (0.33%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.33%) PHP
13 1 (0.33%) Scala
13 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (22.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 31 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (6.86%) MCSE
4 17 (5.56%) CCNA
4 17 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (5.56%) CISSP
5 16 (5.23%) CISA
6 12 (3.92%) CISM
7 10 (3.27%) Master's Degree
8 7 (2.29%) CEH
8 7 (2.29%) MCP
9 6 (1.96%) MBCS
10 5 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (1.63%) RHCSA
11 4 (1.31%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.31%) CCENT
11 4 (1.31%) CCIE
11 4 (1.31%) CCNP
11 4 (1.31%) MCITP
11 4 (1.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.15%) PMO
2 25 (8.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (8.17%) QA
3 16 (5.23%) GDPR
4 9 (2.94%) Data Quality
4 9 (2.94%) NIST
5 6 (1.96%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.96%) NIST 800
5 6 (1.96%) SLA
6 5 (1.63%) NCSC
7 3 (0.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.98%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.98%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.33%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 60 (19.61%) Docker
2 35 (11.44%) Active Directory
3 26 (8.50%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.98%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.98%) vSphere
6 2 (0.65%) Firmware
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (2.61%) Microsoft Intune
1 8 (2.61%) SCCM
2 3 (0.98%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.98%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.65%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.33%) Oozie
4 1 (0.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 53 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.48%) VMware
3 15 (4.90%) Cisco
4 14 (4.58%) SAP
5 9 (2.94%) HP
6 8 (2.61%) Actian
7 7 (2.29%) Citrix
8 6 (1.96%) Dell
8 6 (1.96%) Oracle
8 6 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.63%) Apple
9 5 (1.63%) Dell Compellent
9 5 (1.63%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.31%) Veeam
11 3 (0.98%) F5
11 3 (0.98%) Google
11 3 (0.98%) Palo Alto
11 3 (0.98%) PayPal
11 3 (0.98%) Tableau
11 3 (0.98%) VeriFone