Period
to 7 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 870 1,283 1,793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.88% 26.03% 28.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.46% 27.14% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 783 1,169 1,628
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £49,428
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.87% +4.06%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,000 £63,225
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 3,708 4,727 6,043
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 95.90% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,181 3,998 4,956
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -2 176 £50,000 +17.65% 52
Staines +18 86 £65,000 +23.81% 6
Leatherhead 0 86 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Reigate -2 86 £52,500 +5.00% 31
Woking -3 74 £50,000 -9.09% 20
Redhill -11 34 £52,500 -4.55% 10
Egham +9 23 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Epsom -3 23 £43,500 +5.45% 6
Farnham +2 21 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Godalming -13 21 £56,250 +18.42% 5
Walton-on-Thames -1 20 £65,000 +8.33%
Camberley -4 15 £30,000 -33.33% 10
Weybridge -13 10 £47,500 +15.15% 4
Dorking +3 8 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Chertsey -1 8 £60,000 +14.29% 3
Haslemere +2 5 £50,000 -33.33% 2
Cranleigh - 3 £35,000 -
Thames Ditton - 3 £45,000 - 5
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £65,000 - 6
Addlestone +9 1 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Caterham +1 1 £30,000 -29.41% 3
Windlesham - 1 £90,000 -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 453 (52.07%) C#
2 423 (48.62%) .NET
3 381 (43.79%) JavaScript
4 376 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
5 330 (37.93%) SQL
6 276 (31.72%) HTML
7 260 (29.89%) Azure
8 237 (27.24%) CSS
9 228 (26.21%) SQL Server
10 223 (25.63%) MVC
11 215 (24.71%) AngularJS
12 211 (24.25%) Java
13 173 (19.89%) Microsoft
14 142 (16.32%) ASP.NET
15 140 (16.09%) Git (software)
16 138 (15.86%) Finance
17 120 (13.79%) TDD
18 119 (13.68%) jQuery
19 116 (13.33%) Web Development
20 110 (12.64%) .NET Framework
21 109 (12.53%) REST
22 107 (12.30%) .NET Core
22 107 (12.30%) Scrum
23 103 (11.84%) Web Services
23 103 (11.84%) XML
24 101 (11.61%) Degree
25 94 (10.80%) React
26 93 (10.69%) SDLC
27 89 (10.23%) DevOps
28 88 (10.11%) Python

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 66 (7.59%) Tomcat
2 25 (2.87%) JBoss
3 23 (2.64%) WordPress
4 18 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (1.72%) Confluence
6 11 (1.26%) Apache
7 6 (0.69%) CMS
7 6 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.69%) Liferay
8 4 (0.46%) ColdFusion
8 4 (0.46%) Drupal
8 4 (0.46%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.46%) IIS
9 3 (0.34%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.23%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.23%) nginx
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (0.46%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 33 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (3.10%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (1.72%) Oracle HRMS
5 13 (1.49%) Workday HCM
6 12 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.57%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.11%) Magento
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 260 (29.89%) Azure
2 81 (9.31%) AWS
3 75 (8.62%) SaaS
4 43 (4.94%) Dynamics 365
5 41 (4.71%) GitHub
6 25 (2.87%) Power Platform
7 22 (2.53%) PaaS
8 17 (1.95%) Serverless
9 16 (1.84%) Boomi
10 12 (1.38%) IaaS
11 8 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (0.69%) Azure Functions
13 6 (0.69%) Firebase
14 5 (0.57%) npm
14 5 (0.57%) Office 365
14 5 (0.57%) Slack
15 4 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.46%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.46%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.79%) HTTP
2 16 (1.84%) X.509
3 6 (0.69%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.34%) Wireless
5 1 (0.11%) Firewall
5 1 (0.11%) FTP
5 1 (0.11%) Hyperconnected
5 1 (0.11%) Internet
5 1 (0.11%) MQTT
5 1 (0.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (26.21%) SQL Server
2 52 (5.98%) MySQL
3 40 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (3.56%) MongoDB
5 31 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (3.33%) Big Data
7 27 (3.10%) NoSQL
8 25 (2.87%) Power BI
9 24 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
10 23 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
12 17 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 13 (1.49%) Oracle Discoverer
15 10 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (1.03%) Relational Database
17 8 (0.92%) Qlik Sense
18 7 (0.80%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 140 (16.09%) Git (software)
2 63 (7.24%) Visual Studio
3 55 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (5.40%) JIRA
5 43 (4.94%) Jenkins
6 34 (3.91%) Subversion
7 31 (3.56%) Maven
7 31 (3.56%) Selenium
8 24 (2.76%) JUnit
9 23 (2.64%) Visual Studio Team System
10 20 (2.30%) Jasmine
11 19 (2.18%) Cucumber
12 18 (2.07%) NUnit
12 18 (2.07%) webpack
13 17 (1.95%) gulp
14 14 (1.61%) Protractor
14 14 (1.61%) Toad
15 12 (1.38%) Crashlytics
15 12 (1.38%) ReSharper
15 12 (1.38%) TeamCity
General
1 138 (15.86%) Finance
2 43 (4.94%) Marketing
3 26 (2.99%) Retail
4 17 (1.95%) Back Office
5 15 (1.72%) Financial Institution
6 14 (1.61%) Military
6 14 (1.61%) Public Sector
7 13 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.26%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.15%) Electronics
10 8 (0.92%) Banking
11 6 (0.69%) Advertising
12 5 (0.57%) Automotive
12 5 (0.57%) Games
13 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.23%) Law
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
15 1 (0.11%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (48.62%) .NET
2 276 (31.72%) HTML
3 237 (27.24%) CSS
4 215 (24.71%) AngularJS
5 142 (16.32%) ASP.NET
6 119 (13.68%) jQuery
7 110 (12.64%) .NET Framework
8 109 (12.53%) REST
9 107 (12.30%) .NET Core
10 103 (11.84%) Web Services
10 103 (11.84%) XML
11 94 (10.80%) React
12 83 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 80 (9.20%) Node.js
14 79 (9.08%) SOAP
14 79 (9.08%) Spring
15 76 (8.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 70 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web API
17 65 (7.47%) JSON
18 63 (7.24%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.47%) Greenfield Project
2 61 (7.01%) User Experience
3 23 (2.64%) Mobile App
4 22 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (0.80%) Algorithms
6 7 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (0.57%) Over-the-Top Content
7 5 (0.57%) Video on Demand
8 4 (0.46%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.46%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.46%) Video\Live Streaming
8 4 (0.46%) W3C
9 3 (0.34%) BYOD
9 3 (0.34%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.34%) Clustering
9 3 (0.34%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.34%) MPEG
9 3 (0.34%) PMI
9 3 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (5.52%) Android
2 45 (5.17%) Apple iOS
3 40 (4.60%) Windows
4 37 (4.25%) Linux
5 25 (2.87%) Unix
6 16 (1.84%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.92%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.11%) CentOS
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (25.63%) MVC
3 120 (13.79%) TDD
4 116 (13.33%) Web Development
5 107 (12.30%) Scrum
6 93 (10.69%) SDLC
7 89 (10.23%) DevOps
8 87 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 84 (9.66%) Computer Science
9 84 (9.66%) Unit Testing
10 83 (9.54%) Front End Development
11 79 (9.08%) Test Automation
12 77 (8.85%) Microservices
13 72 (8.28%) BDD
14 71 (8.16%) OO
15 69 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
16 54 (6.21%) OOP
17 53 (6.09%) Software Engineering
18 43 (4.94%) ERP
19 42 (4.83%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 453 (52.07%) C#
2 381 (43.79%) JavaScript
3 330 (37.93%) SQL
4 211 (24.25%) Java
5 88 (10.11%) Python
6 83 (9.54%) PHP
7 49 (5.63%) TypeScript
8 48 (5.52%) T-SQL
9 44 (5.06%) Ruby
10 42 (4.83%) PL/SQL
11 35 (4.02%) C++
12 26 (2.99%) Java 8
13 25 (2.87%) VB.NET
13 25 (2.87%) X++
14 21 (2.41%) Apple Swift
15 17 (1.95%) Objective-C
16 13 (1.49%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.38%) Kotlin
18 11 (1.26%) C
18 11 (1.26%) ES6
Qualifications
1 101 (11.61%) Degree
2 48 (5.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.69%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.11%) HND
8 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.38%) QA
2 4 (0.46%) GDPR
2 4 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (1.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.11%) HDFS
2 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (0.92%) Kubernetes
1 8 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.11%) Rancher
2 1 (0.11%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 173 (19.89%) Microsoft
2 70 (8.05%) Oracle
3 20 (2.30%) Xamarin
4 19 (2.18%) MuleSoft
4 19 (2.18%) SAP
4 19 (2.18%) webMethods
5 18 (2.07%) Splunk
6 17 (1.95%) Google
7 16 (1.84%) Dell
7 16 (1.84%) TIBCO
8 14 (1.61%) Workday
9 9 (1.03%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.03%) Informatica
10 5 (0.57%) JD Edwards
10 5 (0.57%) Telstra
11 3 (0.34%) SEEBURGER
11 3 (0.34%) Sony
12 2 (0.23%) Capita
12 2 (0.23%) Tableau
12 2 (0.23%) Thales