Period
to 4 March 2021

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 4 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Surrey
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 11 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 239 519 520
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 14.25% 14.72% 11.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.32% 49.76% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 195 437 366
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +25.00% +2.22%
10th Percentile £28,200 £26,550 £22,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £53,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.58% +5.56% +5.88%

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 440 1,043 1,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.24% 29.57% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 333 862 963
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.90% -5.10%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,250 £78,750 £76,200
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 4 March 2021.

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 4 March 2021. 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 0 72 £53,750 -10.42% 34
Godalming +5 20 £72,500 +2.84%
Chertsey -5 13 £57,250 -0.43%
Woking +19 12 £45,000 -30.77% 8
Staines -3 11 £60,000 -14.29%
Camberley +2 7 £33,000 -2.22% 6
Egham -3 6 £71,250 -45.19%
Reigate +5 5 - - 1
Dorking +7 4 £57,500 +119.05% 5
Farnham +12 3 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Weybridge +4 2 £38,500 -42.96% 2
Epsom +5 1 £48,000 +20.00%
Redhill -14 1 £37,500 -3.85% 2
Walton-on-Thames -17 1 £23,000 -64.62% 2
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2021, 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 92 (38.49%) Problem-Solving
2 77 (32.22%) Computer Science
3 72 (30.13%) SQL
4 64 (26.78%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (26.36%) Finance
5 63 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (23.01%) Azure
7 52 (21.76%) C#
7 52 (21.76%) Software Engineering
8 50 (20.92%) Linux
9 49 (20.50%) SAP
10 44 (18.41%) Computer Science Degree
11 43 (17.99%) Test Automation
12 41 (17.15%) Artificial Intelligence
13 40 (16.74%) JavaScript
14 34 (14.23%) HTML
15 32 (13.39%) .NET
15 32 (13.39%) Electronics
15 32 (13.39%) DevOps
15 32 (13.39%) Analytical Thinking
15 32 (13.39%) Self-Motivation
16 30 (12.55%) Marketing
16 30 (12.55%) C++
17 29 (12.13%) SQL Server
17 29 (12.13%) Business Intelligence
17 29 (12.13%) Business Analysis
17 29 (12.13%) SDLC
18 28 (11.72%) .NET Framework
18 28 (11.72%) Mathematics
18 28 (11.72%) Microsoft

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 (5.44%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.35%) Confluence
3 6 (2.51%) Apache
3 6 (2.51%) CMS
4 4 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (1.67%) WordPress
5 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.84%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.42%) IIS
6 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (10.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (5.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (4.60%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (4.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.42%) Quicktime
4 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (5.02%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (2.93%) SAP SD
3 6 (2.51%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (1.67%) SAP CO
4 4 (1.67%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.42%) Magento
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.42%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.42%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.42%) Shopify
5 1 (0.42%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.42%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 55 (23.01%) Azure
2 25 (10.46%) Microsoft 365
3 19 (7.95%) AWS
4 17 (7.11%) PaaS
5 14 (5.86%) IaaS
6 9 (3.77%) SaaS
7 6 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (2.51%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (2.51%) Serverless
8 5 (2.09%) Amazon EKS
8 5 (2.09%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (2.09%) Amazon S3
8 5 (2.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (1.67%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.84%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.84%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.42%) Amazon ECS
12 1 (0.42%) AWS Step Functions
12 1 (0.42%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.60%) Firewall
2 3 (1.26%) Intranet
2 3 (1.26%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.26%) Wireless
2 3 (1.26%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.84%) FTP
3 2 (0.84%) LAN
3 2 (0.84%) Skype
3 2 (0.84%) VPN
3 2 (0.84%) WAN
3 2 (0.84%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.42%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.42%) NAS
4 1 (0.42%) Network Security
4 1 (0.42%) SAN
4 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.42%) VSAT
4 1 (0.42%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.13%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.11%) Relational Database
3 15 (6.28%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.84%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.84%) MySQL
7 2 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.84%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.42%) Big Data
8 1 (0.42%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.42%) Redis
8 1 (0.42%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 18 (7.53%) JIRA
1 18 (7.53%) Selenium
2 13 (5.44%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.60%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.18%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.77%) SpecFlow
6 6 (2.51%) WinAutomation
7 5 (2.09%) GitLab
7 5 (2.09%) Metasploit
8 4 (1.67%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.26%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.26%) eggPlant
9 3 (1.26%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.26%) NUnit
9 3 (1.26%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (1.26%) Subversion
10 2 (0.84%) Maven
10 2 (0.84%) Moq
10 2 (0.84%) MSTest
10 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (26.36%) Finance
2 32 (13.39%) Electronics
3 30 (12.55%) Marketing
4 26 (10.88%) Manufacturing
5 24 (10.04%) Retail
6 21 (8.79%) Telecoms
7 18 (7.53%) Public Sector
8 14 (5.86%) Law
9 9 (3.77%) Korean Language
10 7 (2.93%) Banking
11 5 (2.09%) Games
12 3 (1.26%) Aerospace
12 3 (1.26%) Billing
12 3 (1.26%) Military
13 2 (0.84%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.84%) French Language
13 2 (0.84%) German Language
13 2 (0.84%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.84%) Polish Language
13 2 (0.84%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (24.27%) Consultant
2 56 (23.43%) Developer
3 25 (10.46%) Analyst
3 25 (10.46%) Software Engineer
4 17 (7.11%) Architect
4 17 (7.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 16 (6.69%) .NET Developer
6 14 (5.86%) Ruby Developer
7 13 (5.44%) C# Developer
8 12 (5.02%) Support Analyst
9 11 (4.60%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (4.18%) Azure Consultant
10 10 (4.18%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (4.18%) ERP Consultant
10 10 (4.18%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (4.18%) QA Engineer
11 9 (3.77%) .NET Software Engineer
11 9 (3.77%) C# Software Engineer
11 9 (3.77%) Java Developer
11 9 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.23%) HTML
2 32 (13.39%) .NET
3 28 (11.72%) .NET Framework
4 27 (11.30%) CSS
5 21 (8.79%) .NET Core
6 18 (7.53%) REST
7 17 (7.11%) XML
8 14 (5.86%) Ruby on Rails
9 11 (4.60%) SAP Fiori
10 8 (3.35%) JSON
11 5 (2.09%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.09%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (2.09%) OAuth
11 5 (2.09%) OpenID
11 5 (2.09%) RESTful
11 5 (2.09%) SAML
11 5 (2.09%) Spring
11 5 (2.09%) Web Services
12 4 (1.67%) ASP.NET
12 4 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (26.78%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (13.39%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (7.95%) Data Centre
4 17 (7.11%) Management Information System
5 16 (6.69%) Hybrid Cloud
6 15 (6.28%) Private Cloud
6 15 (6.28%) Public Cloud
6 15 (6.28%) Virtual Team
7 13 (5.44%) User Experience
8 10 (4.18%) Algorithms
9 8 (3.35%) LIMS
10 7 (2.93%) Derivative
11 5 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (2.09%) Social Media
11 5 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.67%) iPhone
12 4 (1.67%) Renewable Energy
13 3 (1.26%) IVR
14 2 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
14 2 (0.84%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 50 (20.92%) Linux
2 22 (9.21%) Windows
3 13 (5.44%) Unix
4 10 (4.18%) Android
5 5 (2.09%) Kali Linux
6 4 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.84%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.42%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (38.49%) Problem-Solving
2 77 (32.22%) Computer Science
3 63 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (21.76%) Software Engineering
5 43 (17.99%) Test Automation
6 41 (17.15%) Artificial Intelligence
7 32 (13.39%) Analytical Thinking
7 32 (13.39%) DevOps
8 29 (12.13%) Business Analysis
8 29 (12.13%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (12.13%) SDLC
9 28 (11.72%) Mathematics
9 28 (11.72%) Project Management
10 26 (10.88%) Scrum
11 25 (10.46%) Fintech
12 24 (10.04%) PRINCE2
13 23 (9.62%) Process Improvement
14 22 (9.21%) ERP
14 22 (9.21%) Open Source
15 21 (8.79%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 72 (30.13%) SQL
2 52 (21.76%) C#
3 40 (16.74%) JavaScript
4 30 (12.55%) C++
5 26 (10.88%) Python
6 24 (10.04%) Java
7 14 (5.86%) Ruby
8 13 (5.44%) C
9 6 (2.51%) VBA
10 5 (2.09%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.09%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.67%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.67%) R
11 4 (1.67%) Scala
12 2 (0.84%) ES6
12 2 (0.84%) Tcl
12 2 (0.84%) VC++
13 1 (0.42%) ABAP
13 1 (0.42%) GLSL
13 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (18.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 25 (10.46%) MCSE
2 25 (10.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (9.21%) CCNA
3 22 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (4.18%) Master's Degree
4 10 (4.18%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (3.35%) CCNP
6 6 (2.51%) ISEB
6 6 (2.51%) PhD
7 5 (2.09%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.67%) HND
9 3 (1.26%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.84%) CEH
10 2 (0.84%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (0.84%) MBA
11 1 (0.42%) CISSP
11 1 (0.42%) GIAC
11 1 (0.42%) HNC
11 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.86%) QA
2 7 (2.93%) PMO
3 5 (2.09%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.26%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.26%) SLA
6 2 (0.84%) GDPR
6 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.42%) COBIT
7 1 (0.42%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.42%) NCSC
7 1 (0.42%) NIST
7 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (9.21%) Docker
2 19 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.11%) Active Directory
4 14 (5.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (5.86%) Microsoft Intune
1 14 (5.86%) SCCM
2 8 (3.35%) Nmap
3 5 (2.09%) Nessus
3 5 (2.09%) Terraform
4 2 (0.84%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (20.50%) SAP
2 28 (11.72%) Microsoft
3 23 (9.62%) VMware
4 14 (5.86%) Xceptor
5 10 (4.18%) hybris
6 9 (3.77%) Oracle
7 6 (2.51%) Adobe
7 6 (2.51%) Automation Anywhere
7 6 (2.51%) Blue Prism
7 6 (2.51%) IBM
7 6 (2.51%) UiPath
8 5 (2.09%) Qualys
9 4 (1.67%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.26%) Citrix
11 2 (0.84%) Google
11 2 (0.84%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.42%) Cisco
12 1 (0.42%) F5
12 1 (0.42%) Planview
12 1 (0.42%) Sun