Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,711 1,560 2,318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 28.37% 26.41% 29.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.35% 27.12% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,553 1,420 2,409
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 5,829 5,753 7,655
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 97.41% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,792 4,893 6,662
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 16 January 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 16 January 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 0 335 £45,000 -10.00% 54
Reigate +1 228 £50,000 +25.00% 23
Leatherhead 0 136 £47,000 +10.59% 17
Woking -3 102 £45,000 -10.00% 12
Egham +12 94 £57,500 -4.17% 7
Farnham +1 91 £40,000 +6.67% 13
Redhill 0 73 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Epsom +13 71 £45,000 -30.77% 10
Godalming 0 47 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Staines -5 41 £57,500 +9.52% 13
Camberley -12 37 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Chertsey +1 30 £45,000 - 3
Weybridge +9 26 £45,000 +8.43% 5
Dorking 0 21 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Walton-on-Thames -1 14 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Horley +7 8 £45,000 +50.00%
Virginia Water - 6 £56,000 -
Addlestone - 6 £42,500 - 2
Haslemere - 1 - -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 938 (54.82%) Agile Software Development
2 861 (50.32%) JavaScript
3 823 (48.10%) C#
4 815 (47.63%) .NET
5 683 (39.92%) SQL
6 633 (37.00%) HTML
7 629 (36.76%) SQL Server
8 613 (35.83%) MVC
9 501 (29.28%) CSS
10 482 (28.17%) ASP.NET
11 473 (27.64%) AngularJS
12 412 (24.08%) TDD
13 388 (22.68%) Java
14 348 (20.34%) Finance
15 307 (17.94%) OO
16 304 (17.77%) Scrum
17 299 (17.48%) Microsoft
17 299 (17.48%) jQuery
18 295 (17.24%) .NET Framework
19 285 (16.66%) ASP.NET MVC
20 247 (14.44%) Git (software)
21 242 (14.14%) Web Services
21 242 (14.14%) PHP
22 240 (14.03%) WCF
23 237 (13.85%) RESTful
24 233 (13.62%) ASP.NET Web API
25 208 (12.16%) MySQL
26 195 (11.40%) Web Development
26 195 (11.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 193 (11.28%) HTML5

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 94 (5.49%) CMS
2 66 (3.86%) JBoss
3 51 (2.98%) WordPress
4 50 (2.92%) Drupal
5 39 (2.28%) IIS
6 38 (2.22%) Apache
7 32 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
8 29 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
9 28 (1.64%) SharePoint
9 28 (1.64%) Umbraco
10 25 (1.46%) Joomla!
11 19 (1.11%) SAS
12 18 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 16 (0.94%) Confluence
14 14 (0.82%) WebLogic
15 10 (0.58%) Tomcat
16 9 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
17 8 (0.47%) nginx
17 8 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
18 6 (0.35%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 45 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (1.23%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.29%) GIMP
7 4 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.12%) Simulink
9 1 (0.058%) Blender
9 1 (0.058%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 65 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.46%) Magento
3 20 (1.17%) SAP CRM
4 16 (0.94%) SAP Hybris
5 8 (0.47%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.23%) Raiser's Edge
7 2 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.058%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.058%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 136 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 119 (6.95%) SaaS
3 62 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (1.52%) GitHub
5 22 (1.29%) npm
6 21 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
7 17 (0.99%) Firebase
8 9 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.47%) Google Play
10 7 (0.41%) Office 365
11 5 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.29%) Force.com
11 5 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.23%) AWS OpsWorks
12 4 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
12 4 (0.23%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.18%) Serverless
14 2 (0.12%) Azure Data Factory
15 1 (0.058%) IaaS
15 1 (0.058%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.75%) Internet
2 17 (0.99%) SMS
3 15 (0.88%) HTTP
4 5 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.18%) Intranet
6 2 (0.12%) PPP
6 2 (0.12%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.058%) AMQP
7 1 (0.058%) DNS
7 1 (0.058%) FTP
7 1 (0.058%) SMTP
7 1 (0.058%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 629 (36.76%) SQL Server
2 208 (12.16%) MySQL
3 144 (8.42%) SQL Server 2016
4 112 (6.55%) Relational Database
5 99 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 83 (4.85%) NoSQL
7 79 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 69 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
9 68 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 57 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 53 (3.10%) MongoDB
12 42 (2.45%) Oracle Database
13 34 (1.99%) Power BI
14 32 (1.87%) Big Data
14 32 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (1.58%) MariaDB
16 23 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
16 23 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 22 (1.29%) SQLite
18 16 (0.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 247 (14.44%) Git (software)
2 122 (7.13%) Visual Studio
3 111 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 95 (5.55%) Subversion
5 83 (4.85%) NUnit
6 77 (4.50%) Selenium
7 62 (3.62%) JIRA
8 52 (3.04%) Maven
9 43 (2.51%) Oracle Forms
10 36 (2.10%) Jenkins
11 34 (1.99%) MSBuild
11 34 (1.99%) ProC
12 25 (1.46%) gulp
12 25 (1.46%) JUnit
13 22 (1.29%) Mockito
13 22 (1.29%) PVCS
14 21 (1.23%) MSTest
15 20 (1.17%) LSMW
15 20 (1.17%) Protractor
16 19 (1.11%) Bower
General
1 348 (20.34%) Finance
2 95 (5.55%) Marketing
3 56 (3.27%) Games
4 42 (2.45%) Advertising
5 35 (2.05%) Banking
5 35 (2.05%) Retail
6 31 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 31 (1.81%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.11%) Electronics
7 19 (1.11%) Publishing
8 18 (1.05%) Law
9 17 (0.99%) Financial Institution
10 14 (0.82%) Back Office
10 14 (0.82%) Music Industry
11 10 (0.58%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.41%) Automotive
13 4 (0.23%) Billing
14 3 (0.18%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.12%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 815 (47.63%) .NET
2 633 (37.00%) HTML
3 501 (29.28%) CSS
4 482 (28.17%) ASP.NET
5 473 (27.64%) AngularJS
6 299 (17.48%) jQuery
7 295 (17.24%) .NET Framework
8 285 (16.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 242 (14.14%) Web Services
10 240 (14.03%) WCF
11 237 (13.85%) RESTful
12 233 (13.62%) ASP.NET Web API
13 195 (11.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 193 (11.28%) HTML5
15 175 (10.23%) Spring
16 157 (9.18%) React
17 149 (8.71%) XML
18 137 (8.01%) Entity Framework
19 132 (7.71%) Node.js
20 123 (7.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 134 (7.83%) Greenfield Project
2 91 (5.32%) User Experience
3 84 (4.91%) Mobile App
4 82 (4.79%) Computer Science
5 61 (3.57%) Fintech
6 55 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
7 46 (2.69%) N-Tier
8 41 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (1.75%) Clustering
10 23 (1.34%) Smartphone
11 21 (1.23%) Client/Server
12 14 (0.82%) e-Learning
13 12 (0.70%) Digital Media
14 10 (0.58%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.58%) iPhone
14 10 (0.58%) Social Network
14 10 (0.58%) W3C
15 9 (0.53%) iPad
15 9 (0.53%) Life Science
16 8 (0.47%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 152 (8.88%) Linux
2 110 (6.43%) Windows
3 82 (4.79%) Unix
4 65 (3.80%) Android
5 39 (2.28%) Apple iOS
6 26 (1.52%) AIX
7 13 (0.76%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.058%) CentOS
10 1 (0.058%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.058%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 938 (54.82%) Agile Software Development
2 613 (35.83%) MVC
3 412 (24.08%) TDD
4 307 (17.94%) OO
5 304 (17.77%) Scrum
6 195 (11.40%) Web Development
7 191 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
8 189 (11.05%) SDLC
9 186 (10.87%) Software Engineering
10 170 (9.94%) Unit Testing
11 164 (9.59%) BDD
12 140 (8.18%) OOP
13 135 (7.89%) Web Application Development
14 130 (7.60%) Mentoring
15 129 (7.54%) Front End Development
16 114 (6.66%) SOLID
17 98 (5.73%) CRM
18 96 (5.61%) Test Automation
19 86 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
20 78 (4.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 861 (50.32%) JavaScript
2 823 (48.10%) C#
3 683 (39.92%) SQL
4 388 (22.68%) Java
5 242 (14.14%) PHP
6 175 (10.23%) T-SQL
7 111 (6.49%) PL/SQL
8 109 (6.37%) VB.NET
9 92 (5.38%) C++
10 71 (4.15%) Python
11 66 (3.86%) C
12 63 (3.68%) Ruby
13 40 (2.34%) TypeScript
14 35 (2.05%) VB
15 26 (1.52%) Scala
15 26 (1.52%) Shell Script
16 25 (1.46%) ES6
17 23 (1.34%) Bash Shell
18 20 (1.17%) ABAP
19 18 (1.05%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 183 (10.70%) Degree
2 45 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 40 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
6 18 (1.05%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.64%) MCPD
7 11 (0.64%) MCTS
8 7 (0.41%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.41%) PhD
9 3 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.058%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.058%) MCAD
10 1 (0.058%) MCP
10 1 (0.058%) MCSA
10 1 (0.058%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.57%) QA
2 14 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.58%) SLA
4 4 (0.23%) PMO
4 4 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (0.99%) Docker
2 2 (0.12%) LXC
3 1 (0.058%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.058%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (0.58%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.41%) Puppet
3 6 (0.35%) Ansible
4 5 (0.29%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.23%) Kibana
5 4 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.058%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.058%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.058%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 299 (17.48%) Microsoft
2 186 (10.87%) Oracle
3 47 (2.75%) SAP
4 39 (2.28%) Google
5 22 (1.29%) Sun
6 21 (1.23%) Tableau
7 20 (1.17%) hybris
8 19 (1.11%) Adobe
9 17 (0.99%) Apple
10 15 (0.88%) Talend
11 14 (0.82%) BMC
12 13 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (0.70%) Zend
14 11 (0.64%) Xamarin
15 9 (0.53%) Sitecore
16 8 (0.47%) Hyperion
16 8 (0.47%) ServiceNow
16 8 (0.47%) Sony
17 7 (0.41%) Hortonworks
17 7 (0.41%) TOWER Software