Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 17 14
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 510 514 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 14.43% 11.44% 13.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.62% 39.84% 46.41%
Number of salaries quoted 423 360 613
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.88% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,725 £25,800
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 1,049 1,290 1,657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.68% 28.70% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 851 961 1,330
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Surrey

Degree
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Surrey.

Salary trend for Degree in Surrey

Degree
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 February 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 17 February 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 -6 108 £60,000 +71.43% 21
Staines +18 70 £65,000 +17.65% 8
Redhill +13 48 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Reigate +26 43 £45,000 -21.74% 5
Egham 0 31 £120,000 +123.26% 5
Woking -17 22 £65,000 +73.33% 8
Chertsey +8 14 £57,500 +4.55% 5
Leatherhead +6 14 £35,000 -20.00% 7
Epsom +4 10 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Weybridge -6 10 £34,000 +3.00% 1
Camberley +15 9 £35,000 -36.36% 11
Godalming -7 9 £70,500 +65.88% 8
Cranleigh - 6 £21,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 6 - - 5
Horley - 4 £65,000 - 2
Caterham - 3 £45,000 - 2
Addlestone - 3 £52,500 - 1
Farnham +10 2 £32,500 -56.67% 5
Tadworth -4 2 £77,500 - 3
Dorking -10 2 £26,250 -47.50% 4
Thames Ditton - 2 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £65,000 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 210 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 147 (28.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 145 (28.43%) SQL
4 131 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
5 117 (22.94%) Problem-Solving
6 111 (21.76%) Microsoft
7 104 (20.39%) C#
8 103 (20.20%) .NET
9 99 (19.41%) Finance
10 97 (19.02%) Software Engineering
11 88 (17.25%) Scrum
12 77 (15.10%) Linux
13 73 (14.31%) Windows
14 66 (12.94%) JavaScript
15 65 (12.75%) ITIL
15 65 (12.75%) Decision-Making
16 64 (12.55%) Firewall
16 64 (12.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 63 (12.35%) Azure
18 60 (11.76%) SQL Server
19 59 (11.57%) Mathematics
20 58 (11.37%) HTML
20 58 (11.37%) CSS
21 56 (10.98%) Test Automation
22 54 (10.59%) Project Management
23 52 (10.20%) Analytics
24 51 (10.00%) SDLC
25 49 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
25 49 (9.61%) Business Intelligence
26 46 (9.02%) Python

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 17 (3.33%) Apache
1 17 (3.33%) IIS
2 16 (3.14%) MS Exchange
3 14 (2.75%) Tomcat
4 10 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.18%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.98%) CMS
6 5 (0.98%) SAS
6 5 (0.98%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.59%) Confluence
8 2 (0.39%) nginx
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.20%) Liferay
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.18%) Sketch
5 5 (0.98%) InVision
6 4 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.59%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.59%) Stata
8 2 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.39%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.37%) SAP CO
2 7 (1.37%) SAP FI
2 7 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.59%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.39%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.35%) Azure
2 43 (8.43%) AWS
3 24 (4.71%) Power Platform
4 23 (4.51%) SaaS
5 15 (2.94%) Office 365
6 14 (2.75%) PaaS
7 8 (1.57%) IaaS
8 7 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (1.37%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (0.78%) npm
10 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.59%) NuGet
11 2 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.39%) Akamai
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.39%) FinancialForce
11 2 (0.39%) Serverless
11 2 (0.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 64 (12.55%) Firewall
2 33 (6.47%) Network Security
3 28 (5.49%) DNS
3 28 (5.49%) TCP/IP
4 25 (4.90%) DHCP
5 24 (4.71%) Ethernet
6 23 (4.51%) Intrusion Detection
7 17 (3.33%) Internet
8 16 (3.14%) WAN
9 12 (2.35%) 4G
9 12 (2.35%) VPN
10 11 (2.16%) SAN
11 9 (1.76%) LAN
12 8 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (1.37%) 3G
13 7 (1.37%) DDNS
13 7 (1.37%) DSL
13 7 (1.37%) IPsec
13 7 (1.37%) MPLS
13 7 (1.37%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 31 (6.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (4.71%) Power BI
7 21 (4.12%) RDBMS
8 19 (3.73%) SQL Server 2016
9 17 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.57%) Big Data
12 7 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (1.37%) SAP HANA
13 6 (1.18%) MySQL
13 6 (1.18%) NoSQL
14 4 (0.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.78%) Data Lake
15 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 28 (5.49%) Git (software)
2 24 (4.71%) Selenium
3 17 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 16 (3.14%) HP UFT
4 16 (3.14%) LoadRunner
4 16 (3.14%) SoapUI
5 15 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.16%) Jenkins
6 11 (2.16%) JIRA
7 8 (1.57%) Gradle
7 8 (1.57%) Liquibase
8 6 (1.18%) TestComplete
9 4 (0.78%) Axure RP
9 4 (0.78%) Babel
9 4 (0.78%) Cypress.io
9 4 (0.78%) webpack
10 3 (0.59%) tSQLt
11 2 (0.39%) Subversion
11 2 (0.39%) TestRail
12 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 99 (19.41%) Finance
2 44 (8.63%) Retail
3 33 (6.47%) Public Sector
4 20 (3.92%) Legal
5 18 (3.53%) Marketing
5 18 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.96%) Electronics
8 5 (0.98%) Games
9 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.39%) Automotive
9 2 (0.39%) Back Office
9 2 (0.39%) Banking
9 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.39%) Police
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 90 (17.65%) Developer
2 72 (14.12%) Consultant
2 72 (14.12%) Software Engineer
3 57 (11.18%) Analyst
4 45 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
5 33 (6.47%) Graduate
6 32 (6.27%) Architect
7 31 (6.08%) Senior Developer
8 30 (5.88%) .NET Developer
9 29 (5.69%) C# Developer
9 29 (5.69%) Security Consultant
10 28 (5.49%) Junior
11 25 (4.90%) Software Developer
12 24 (4.71%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 23 (4.51%) Embedded Engineer
14 22 (4.31%) C# .NET Developer
15 21 (4.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 19 (3.73%) Data Analyst
17 18 (3.53%) Linux Engineer
17 18 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (20.20%) .NET
2 58 (11.37%) CSS
2 58 (11.37%) HTML
3 33 (6.47%) .NET Core
3 33 (6.47%) .NET Framework
3 33 (6.47%) Web Services
4 25 (4.90%) ASP.NET
5 23 (4.51%) AngularJS
6 22 (4.31%) SOAP
7 15 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (2.35%) Spring
8 12 (2.35%) XML
9 10 (1.96%) REST
10 9 (1.76%) Apache Camel
10 9 (1.76%) Kafka
10 9 (1.76%) WCF
11 8 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (1.57%) Hibernate
11 8 (1.57%) JPA
11 8 (1.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (8.63%) Management Information System
3 43 (8.43%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (5.10%) User Experience
5 24 (4.71%) Data Centre
5 24 (4.71%) PKI
6 18 (3.53%) Virtual Team
7 12 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
8 11 (2.16%) Data Structures
8 11 (2.16%) LIMS
9 10 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (1.96%) Public Cloud
10 9 (1.76%) Clustering
10 9 (1.76%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.57%) FMCG
12 6 (1.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.18%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.98%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 77 (15.10%) Linux
2 73 (14.31%) Windows
3 34 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 29 (5.69%) Unix
5 16 (3.14%) Embedded Linux
5 16 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (2.94%) Windows 10
7 10 (1.96%) Ubuntu
7 10 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.57%) Android
9 7 (1.37%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.98%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.98%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.78%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.39%) Fedora
13 2 (0.39%) zOS
14 1 (0.20%) AIX
14 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 131 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (22.94%) Problem-Solving
4 97 (19.02%) Software Engineering
5 88 (17.25%) Scrum
6 65 (12.75%) Decision-Making
6 65 (12.75%) ITIL
7 59 (11.57%) Mathematics
8 56 (10.98%) Test Automation
9 54 (10.59%) Project Management
10 52 (10.20%) Analytics
11 51 (10.00%) SDLC
12 49 (9.61%) Business Intelligence
13 46 (9.02%) Mentoring
14 45 (8.82%) Information Security
15 38 (7.45%) Service Delivery
16 37 (7.25%) Unit Testing
17 36 (7.06%) Cybersecurity
17 36 (7.06%) DevOps
18 35 (6.86%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 145 (28.43%) SQL
2 104 (20.39%) C#
3 66 (12.94%) JavaScript
4 46 (9.02%) Python
5 42 (8.24%) C
6 40 (7.84%) C++
7 38 (7.45%) Java
8 36 (7.06%) PowerShell
9 16 (3.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 15 (2.94%) X++
11 9 (1.76%) Embedded C
11 9 (1.76%) Java 8
12 8 (1.57%) R
12 8 (1.57%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.37%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.98%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.98%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.78%) Perl
15 4 (0.78%) PHP
16 3 (0.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 147 (28.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 39 (7.65%) Security Cleared
3 35 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (6.27%) CISSP
4 32 (6.27%) Master's Degree
5 24 (4.71%) CISM
6 19 (3.73%) CCNA
6 19 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (3.73%) MCSE
7 15 (2.94%) CISA
8 13 (2.55%) CCNP
9 12 (2.35%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.57%) MCP
11 7 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.18%) DBS Check
12 6 (1.18%) RHCE
12 6 (1.18%) RHCT
12 6 (1.18%) SC Cleared
13 5 (0.98%) CESG Certified Professional
13 5 (0.98%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (12.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (6.08%) GDPR
3 28 (5.49%) QA
4 17 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 17 (3.33%) PMO
5 16 (3.14%) Data Quality
6 15 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 13 (2.55%) NIST
8 11 (2.16%) SLA
9 6 (1.18%) NCSC
10 5 (0.98%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.78%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.59%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.39%) NIST 800
13 2 (0.39%) RMADS
13 2 (0.39%) WCAG
14 1 (0.20%) COBIT
14 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 39 (7.65%) Active Directory
2 35 (6.86%) Docker
3 20 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.98%) Firmware
7 3 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.39%) vSphere
9 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (1.37%) SCCM
1 7 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (1.18%) cPanel
3 4 (0.78%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (0.59%) Ansible
4 3 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.59%) Puppet
5 2 (0.39%) Avamar
5 2 (0.39%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.39%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.39%) vRealize
6 1 (0.20%) AppManager
6 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 111 (21.76%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.71%) Cisco
3 22 (4.31%) VMware
4 21 (4.12%) Oracle
5 13 (2.55%) SAP
6 12 (2.35%) ServiceNow
7 10 (1.96%) Veeam
8 9 (1.76%) SolarWinds
9 8 (1.57%) Actian
9 8 (1.57%) Citrix
9 8 (1.57%) F5
9 8 (1.57%) Forcepoint
9 8 (1.57%) Palo Alto
9 8 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.37%) Barracuda Networks
10 7 (1.37%) Juniper
11 6 (1.18%) Adobe
11 6 (1.18%) Apple
11 6 (1.18%) Tableau
12 4 (0.78%) HP