Period
to 21 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £53,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

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

Developer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 861 1,511 1,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.43% 28.63% 28.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.16% 29.87% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 765 1,377 1,536
Surrey median annual salary £53,500 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.63% -1.04% +1.05%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 3,886 5,058 5,663
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 95.85% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,286 4,249 4,656
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +2.15%
10th Percentile £26,752 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Surrey

Developer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Developer in Surrey

Developer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Surrey

Developer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 September 2019. 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 -1 186 £47,500 +5.56% 31
Leatherhead +1 112 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Reigate -3 99 £55,000 +10.00% 24
Staines +10 51 £65,000 +30.00% 9
Woking -8 48 £50,500 -3.81% 13
Farnham +1 42 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Walton-on-Thames -1 29 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Epsom -1 27 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Camberley -9 24 £37,500 -16.67% 9
Godalming -13 24 £55,000 +37.50% 8
Redhill -14 20 £45,000 -14.29% 14
Egham +8 12 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Chertsey -3 9 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Weybridge -14 9 £40,000 - 3
Dorking -6 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Lightwater 0 5 - -
Cranleigh -2 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Esher - 3 £37,500 -
Haslemere +2 2 £45,000 -40.00% 3
Thames Ditton 0 2 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Whyteleafe -1 2 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Horley -6 1 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Developer in the job title.

1 411 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
2 408 (47.39%) C#
3 375 (43.55%) .NET
4 359 (41.70%) JavaScript
5 326 (37.86%) SQL
6 253 (29.38%) HTML
7 227 (26.36%) Java
8 226 (26.25%) CSS
9 216 (25.09%) Azure
10 214 (24.85%) MVC
11 212 (24.62%) SQL Server
12 203 (23.58%) AngularJS
13 174 (20.21%) Microsoft
14 171 (19.86%) Finance
15 151 (17.54%) Git (software)
16 147 (17.07%) TDD
17 133 (15.45%) ASP.NET
18 116 (13.47%) SDLC
19 106 (12.31%) Scrum
20 104 (12.08%) Spring
20 104 (12.08%) jQuery
20 104 (12.08%) Web Development
21 101 (11.73%) .NET Framework
21 101 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
22 100 (11.61%) Web Services
23 99 (11.50%) Python
24 97 (11.27%) Degree
25 96 (11.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 96 (11.15%) PHP
25 96 (11.15%) Microservices

Developer Skill Set
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 34 (3.95%) Tomcat
2 26 (3.02%) WordPress
3 20 (2.32%) Confluence
4 16 (1.86%) IIS
4 16 (1.86%) JBoss
5 14 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (1.28%) CMS
7 6 (0.70%) Liferay
8 5 (0.58%) Apache
9 3 (0.35%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.35%) Drupal
9 3 (0.35%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.23%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.23%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.23%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.23%) nginx
11 1 (0.12%) Mendix
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.23%) Maya
2 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 23 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (1.51%) Oracle HRMS
4 11 (1.28%) Workday HCM
5 10 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.46%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.35%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.12%) Magento
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 216 (25.09%) Azure
2 77 (8.94%) AWS
2 77 (8.94%) SaaS
3 28 (3.25%) GitHub
3 28 (3.25%) Power Platform
4 26 (3.02%) Dynamics 365
5 18 (2.09%) PaaS
6 12 (1.39%) IaaS
7 11 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.16%) Firebase
8 10 (1.16%) Serverless
9 9 (1.05%) BrowserStack
9 9 (1.05%) Lucidchart
10 7 (0.81%) Azure Data Factory
11 6 (0.70%) Twilio
12 5 (0.58%) Boomi
12 5 (0.58%) Office 365
12 5 (0.58%) Slack
13 4 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.46%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.60%) HTTP
2 11 (1.28%) Bluetooth
3 8 (0.93%) CTI
4 6 (0.70%) GPRS
5 5 (0.58%) 5G
5 5 (0.58%) X.509
6 4 (0.46%) Network Security
6 4 (0.46%) Wireless
7 2 (0.23%) FTP
7 2 (0.23%) Software-Defined Radio
8 1 (0.12%) Internet
8 1 (0.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 53 (6.16%) Big Data
3 51 (5.92%) MySQL
4 39 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (3.83%) NoSQL
7 32 (3.72%) MongoDB
8 28 (3.25%) Power BI
9 23 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
11 18 (2.09%) SQL Server 2016
12 17 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (1.63%) Relational Database
13 14 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (1.51%) Data Lake
14 13 (1.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 12 (1.39%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 12 (1.39%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 151 (17.54%) Git (software)
2 83 (9.64%) Visual Studio
3 65 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (5.57%) Jenkins
5 42 (4.88%) JIRA
6 33 (3.83%) JUnit
7 27 (3.14%) Maven
7 27 (3.14%) Selenium
8 25 (2.90%) NUnit
9 21 (2.44%) Mockito
10 19 (2.21%) Crashlytics
11 17 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
11 17 (1.97%) Subversion
12 16 (1.86%) webpack
13 15 (1.74%) Cucumber
13 15 (1.74%) TeamCity
14 14 (1.63%) Protractor
14 14 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
15 13 (1.51%) Jasmine
16 12 (1.39%) ReSharper
General
1 171 (19.86%) Finance
2 26 (3.02%) Marketing
3 21 (2.44%) Retail
4 20 (2.32%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.63%) Financial Institution
6 13 (1.51%) Public Sector
7 12 (1.39%) Banking
8 11 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.16%) Electronics
9 10 (1.16%) Military
10 6 (0.70%) Advertising
10 6 (0.70%) Back Office
11 5 (0.58%) Automotive
12 3 (0.35%) Games
12 3 (0.35%) Law
13 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.23%) Publishing
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Front Office
14 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (43.55%) .NET
2 253 (29.38%) HTML
3 226 (26.25%) CSS
4 203 (23.58%) AngularJS
5 133 (15.45%) ASP.NET
6 104 (12.08%) jQuery
6 104 (12.08%) Spring
7 101 (11.73%) .NET Framework
8 100 (11.61%) Web Services
9 96 (11.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 93 (10.80%) REST
11 86 (9.99%) HTML5
12 83 (9.64%) .NET Core
13 82 (9.52%) Node.js
14 76 (8.83%) XML
15 74 (8.59%) WCF
16 62 (7.20%) React
17 55 (6.39%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (6.04%) CSS3
19 49 (5.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 70 (8.13%) Greenfield Project
2 59 (6.85%) User Experience
3 31 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (1.16%) Algorithms
8 8 (0.93%) Clustering
8 8 (0.93%) N-Tier
9 7 (0.81%) PKI
10 6 (0.70%) Private Cloud
11 5 (0.58%) Over-the-Top Content
11 5 (0.58%) Video on Demand
11 5 (0.58%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.46%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.46%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.46%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.46%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.46%) W3C
13 3 (0.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 57 (6.62%) Apple iOS
2 56 (6.50%) Android
3 52 (6.04%) Linux
4 32 (3.72%) Windows
5 29 (3.37%) Unix
6 12 (1.39%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.70%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.12%) AIX
8 1 (0.12%) MVS
8 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (24.85%) MVC
3 147 (17.07%) TDD
4 116 (13.47%) SDLC
5 106 (12.31%) Scrum
6 104 (12.08%) Web Development
7 101 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
8 96 (11.15%) Microservices
9 92 (10.69%) Unit Testing
10 83 (9.64%) Test Automation
11 80 (9.29%) Front End Development
12 78 (9.06%) OO
13 76 (8.83%) DevOps
14 67 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
15 65 (7.55%) Software Engineering
16 61 (7.08%) BDD
17 60 (6.97%) OOP
18 58 (6.74%) Computer Science
19 49 (5.69%) Fintech
20 48 (5.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 408 (47.39%) C#
2 359 (41.70%) JavaScript
3 326 (37.86%) SQL
4 227 (26.36%) Java
5 99 (11.50%) Python
6 96 (11.15%) PHP
7 59 (6.85%) C++
8 54 (6.27%) TypeScript
9 51 (5.92%) T-SQL
10 42 (4.88%) PL/SQL
11 40 (4.65%) Java 8
12 36 (4.18%) Ruby
13 20 (2.32%) Apple Swift
14 19 (2.21%) VB.NET
15 15 (1.74%) C
15 15 (1.74%) VB
16 14 (1.63%) Kotlin
16 14 (1.63%) PowerShell
16 14 (1.63%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.39%) ES6
Qualifications
1 97 (11.27%) Degree
2 49 (5.69%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 28 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.35%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.12%) HND
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.83%) QA
2 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (1.97%) Docker
2 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.12%) HDFS
3 1 (0.12%) LXC
3 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.12%) Rancher
3 1 (0.12%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 174 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 83 (9.64%) Oracle
3 22 (2.56%) Google
4 21 (2.44%) SAP
5 18 (2.09%) Splunk
6 15 (1.74%) Atlassian
7 12 (1.39%) Workday
8 10 (1.16%) Xamarin
9 8 (0.93%) Avaya
9 8 (0.93%) Informatica
10 7 (0.81%) MuleSoft
10 7 (0.81%) webMethods
11 5 (0.58%) Dell
11 5 (0.58%) Hortonworks
11 5 (0.58%) Telstra
11 5 (0.58%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.46%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.35%) Adobe
13 3 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.35%) SEEBURGER