Period
to 15 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,567 1,485 2,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.82% 26.12% 29.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.05% 27.01% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,447 1,391 2,183
Surrey median annual salary £45,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.21% +6.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 5,047 5,498 7,707
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 96.69% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4,212 4,493 6,590
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 15 July 2018.

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 15 July 2018. 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 0 321 £45,000 +5.88% 32
Reigate 0 200 £47,500 -10.38% 26
Leatherhead -1 118 £50,000 +14.29% 18
Godalming 0 101 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Farnham 0 87 £47,500 +15.15% 7
Woking 0 65 £48,750 +8.33% 16
Epsom +5 54 £37,500 -16.67% 6
Camberley 0 41 £50,000 +17.65% 11
Staines -1 40 £50,000 - 8
Sunbury-on-Thames - 38 £40,000 - 2
Redhill -3 35 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Dorking +4 29 £33,750 +3.85%
Walton-on-Thames +17 18 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Egham -2 15 £56,250 -6.25% 1
Chertsey +14 14 £45,000 - 2
Thames Ditton 0 12 £37,500 -31.82%
Horley 0 10 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Cranleigh -1 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Whyteleafe - 7 £47,500 -
Addlestone +1 6 £32,500 -18.75%
Weybridge -14 5 £57,500 +48.39% 6
Cobham +4 3 £65,000 +52.94%
Caterham +4 2 £46,250 -22.92%
Virginia Water -6 1 £55,000 +12.82%
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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.

1 819 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 808 (51.56%) C#
3 777 (49.59%) JavaScript
4 774 (49.39%) .NET
5 682 (43.52%) HTML
6 646 (41.23%) CSS
7 599 (38.23%) MVC
8 530 (33.82%) SQL
9 473 (30.19%) SQL Server
10 422 (26.93%) ASP.NET
11 394 (25.14%) AngularJS
12 366 (23.36%) jQuery
13 343 (21.89%) Java
14 295 (18.83%) Microsoft
15 290 (18.51%) TDD
16 285 (18.19%) ASP.NET MVC
17 241 (15.38%) Finance
18 220 (14.04%) OO
19 217 (13.85%) .NET Framework
19 217 (13.85%) Degree
20 215 (13.72%) Web Development
21 214 (13.66%) RESTful
22 210 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
23 202 (12.89%) Git (software)
24 200 (12.76%) Web Services
25 191 (12.19%) Microsoft Azure
25 191 (12.19%) HTML5
26 189 (12.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 185 (11.81%) WCF
28 173 (11.04%) 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 61 (3.89%) CMS
2 57 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 47 (3.00%) Umbraco
4 31 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 26 (1.66%) IIS
6 25 (1.60%) SAS
7 22 (1.40%) EPiServer
8 21 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (1.28%) JBoss
9 20 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
10 18 (1.15%) WordPress
11 16 (1.02%) Drupal
11 16 (1.02%) WebLogic
12 14 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (0.77%) Apache
14 11 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.64%) NServiceBus
15 10 (0.64%) Tomcat
16 9 (0.57%) Apache Spark
17 8 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (1.98%) Photoshop
2 26 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (1.15%) GIMP
4 16 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.45%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.38%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.064%) Blender
Business Applications
1 20 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 8 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.32%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.13%) Magento
6 2 (0.13%) R3 Corda
7 1 (0.064%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.064%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.064%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 191 (12.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (3.70%) SaaS
4 42 (2.68%) Serverless
5 29 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
6 25 (1.60%) Office 365
7 24 (1.53%) IaaS
8 21 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 19 (1.21%) Amazon S3
9 19 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 18 (1.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 15 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
12 14 (0.89%) GitHub
13 12 (0.77%) Force.com
13 12 (0.77%) npm
14 9 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
15 8 (0.51%) PaaS
16 7 (0.45%) Google Play
17 6 (0.38%) Slack
18 5 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.40%) HTTP
2 20 (1.28%) Internet
3 13 (0.83%) SMS
4 6 (0.38%) Intranet
4 6 (0.38%) SSL
4 6 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.32%) DNS
6 3 (0.19%) 3GPP
6 3 (0.19%) LTE
6 3 (0.19%) WCDMA
7 2 (0.13%) AMQP
7 2 (0.13%) Extranet
8 1 (0.064%) 3G
8 1 (0.064%) 4G
8 1 (0.064%) 5G
8 1 (0.064%) DSL
8 1 (0.064%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.064%) Hyperconnected
8 1 (0.064%) NFC
8 1 (0.064%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 473 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 145 (9.25%) MySQL
3 132 (8.42%) NoSQL
4 128 (8.17%) SQL Server 2016
5 74 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 71 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 63 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
8 58 (3.70%) Relational Database
9 55 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 50 (3.19%) Oracle Database
11 47 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 45 (2.87%) Power BI
13 36 (2.30%) MongoDB
14 26 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
15 24 (1.53%) Big Data
16 23 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
17 19 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (1.15%) OLAP
18 18 (1.15%) QlikView
19 17 (1.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 202 (12.89%) Git (software)
2 114 (7.28%) Visual Studio
3 69 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 34 (2.17%) JIRA
6 33 (2.11%) Selenium
7 30 (1.91%) Subversion
8 28 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
9 25 (1.60%) Maven
9 25 (1.60%) NUnit
10 20 (1.28%) Ant
10 20 (1.28%) JUnit
11 19 (1.21%) GitLab
11 19 (1.21%) Xcode
12 18 (1.15%) Protractor
13 17 (1.08%) SpecFlow
14 14 (0.89%) Mockito
15 13 (0.83%) TeamCity
16 12 (0.77%) MSBuild
17 11 (0.70%) Eclipse
General
1 241 (15.38%) Finance
2 89 (5.68%) Advertising
3 87 (5.55%) Marketing
4 51 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 24 (1.53%) Retail
6 20 (1.28%) Games
7 12 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (0.64%) Banking
9 9 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.57%) Music Industry
10 7 (0.45%) Automotive
10 7 (0.45%) Back Office
10 7 (0.45%) Electronics
11 6 (0.38%) Law
12 5 (0.32%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.26%) Military
14 3 (0.19%) Local Government
15 2 (0.13%) German Language
16 1 (0.064%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 774 (49.39%) .NET
2 682 (43.52%) HTML
3 646 (41.23%) CSS
4 422 (26.93%) ASP.NET
5 394 (25.14%) AngularJS
6 366 (23.36%) jQuery
7 285 (18.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 217 (13.85%) .NET Framework
9 214 (13.66%) RESTful
10 210 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 200 (12.76%) Web Services
12 191 (12.19%) HTML5
13 189 (12.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 185 (11.81%) WCF
15 153 (9.76%) XML
16 151 (9.64%) Spring
17 131 (8.36%) Node.js
18 128 (8.17%) Entity Framework
19 127 (8.10%) REST
20 122 (7.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 119 (7.59%) Computer Science
2 94 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
3 91 (5.81%) Mobile App
4 82 (5.23%) User Experience
5 59 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 49 (3.13%) Fintech
7 46 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
8 43 (2.74%) Algorithms
9 38 (2.43%) N-Tier
10 37 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
11 31 (1.98%) Smartphone
12 23 (1.47%) Public Cloud
13 18 (1.15%) W3C
14 17 (1.08%) Client/Server
15 11 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
16 10 (0.64%) Cloud Native
16 10 (0.64%) iPhone
16 10 (0.64%) Management Information System
17 9 (0.57%) Animation
18 8 (0.51%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 150 (9.57%) Windows
2 149 (9.51%) Linux
3 76 (4.85%) Apple iOS
3 76 (4.85%) Unix
4 71 (4.53%) Android
5 13 (0.83%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.70%) AIX
7 7 (0.45%) CentOS
8 6 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.26%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.26%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.064%) Debian
12 1 (0.064%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 819 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 599 (38.23%) MVC
3 290 (18.51%) TDD
4 220 (14.04%) OO
5 215 (13.72%) Web Development
6 168 (10.72%) Scrum
7 156 (9.96%) Software Engineering
8 151 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
9 149 (9.51%) Problem-Solving
10 133 (8.49%) SDLC
11 132 (8.42%) Web Application Development
12 127 (8.10%) Unit Testing
13 124 (7.91%) Test Automation
14 117 (7.47%) BDD
15 115 (7.34%) OOP
16 110 (7.02%) Front End Development
17 94 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
18 87 (5.55%) Mentoring
19 80 (5.11%) DevOps
20 69 (4.40%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 808 (51.56%) C#
2 777 (49.59%) JavaScript
3 530 (33.82%) SQL
4 343 (21.89%) Java
5 173 (11.04%) Python
6 159 (10.15%) PHP
7 137 (8.74%) T-SQL
8 111 (7.08%) Ruby
9 109 (6.96%) C++
10 104 (6.64%) PL/SQL
11 77 (4.91%) VB.NET
12 61 (3.89%) C
13 56 (3.57%) Java 8
14 53 (3.38%) PowerShell
15 46 (2.94%) TypeScript
16 44 (2.81%) Shell Script
17 31 (1.98%) Scala
18 26 (1.66%) VB
19 23 (1.47%) ES6
20 21 (1.34%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 217 (13.85%) Degree
2 69 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (1.91%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 17 (1.08%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.51%) ISEB
7 8 (0.51%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (0.38%) PhD
9 5 (0.32%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.32%) MCSA
9 5 (0.32%) MCSE
9 5 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.064%) CSSLP
10 1 (0.064%) GPEN
10 1 (0.064%) GWAPT
10 1 (0.064%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.064%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.43%) QA
2 10 (0.64%) GCP
3 7 (0.45%) SLA
4 2 (0.13%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.064%) GDPR
5 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.064%) WAI
5 1 (0.064%) WCAG
System Software
1 44 (2.81%) Docker
2 5 (0.32%) LXC
3 1 (0.064%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (1.02%) Ansible
2 15 (0.96%) Kubernetes
3 8 (0.51%) Puppet
3 8 (0.51%) SCOM
4 7 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (0.32%) SCCM
5 5 (0.32%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.32%) SCSM
6 4 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.13%) Kibana
8 2 (0.13%) logstash
8 2 (0.13%) Salt
9 1 (0.064%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.064%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.064%) Terraform
Vendors
1 295 (18.83%) Microsoft
2 156 (9.96%) Oracle
3 42 (2.68%) Google
4 35 (2.23%) Adobe
5 25 (1.60%) Talend
6 24 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
7 22 (1.40%) TOWER Software
8 20 (1.28%) Sitecore
9 19 (1.21%) Splunk
10 17 (1.08%) SAP
11 14 (0.89%) Tableau
12 12 (0.77%) Pardot
13 10 (0.64%) Xamarin
14 9 (0.57%) Capita
14 9 (0.57%) Sony
15 7 (0.45%) Zend
16 6 (0.38%) Apple
16 6 (0.38%) Atlassian
16 6 (0.38%) Cognizant
17 5 (0.32%) BMC