Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 16 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,441 1,718 1,938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 28.35% 29.08% 28.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.65% 30.06% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,326 1,562 1,752
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 4,860 5,716 6,735
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.63% 96.75% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4,103 4,681 5,691
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,250 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.92%

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 October 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 October 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 0 309 £45,000 +12.50% 70
Reigate -1 198 £50,000 - 30
Leatherhead 0 111 £50,000 +4.71% 21
Godalming 0 95 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Farnham -1 92 £50,000 +13.64% 4
Woking +1 61 £54,250 +27.65% 28
Camberley -1 42 £45,000 - 11
Epsom 0 41 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Weybridge +6 34 £40,000 - 6
Redhill -8 31 £42,500 -10.53% 7
Egham -3 24 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Staines 0 22 £52,500 -8.70% 9
Chertsey +5 17 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Dorking 0 14 £32,500 -
Horley -1 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Walton-on-Thames +12 8 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Addlestone +2 6 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 6 £40,000 - 4
Cobham +14 4 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Thames Ditton - 4 £40,750 -
Whyteleafe - 4 £47,500 - 8
Caterham 0 2 £46,250 -22.92%
Virginia Water -1 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Haslemere -2 1 £75,000 -
Lightwater - 1 £26,500 -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 781 (54.20%) C#
2 713 (49.48%) .NET
3 690 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
4 678 (47.05%) JavaScript
5 622 (43.16%) HTML
6 580 (40.25%) CSS
7 524 (36.36%) MVC
8 520 (36.09%) SQL
9 411 (28.52%) SQL Server
10 353 (24.50%) AngularJS
11 350 (24.29%) ASP.NET
12 316 (21.93%) Java
13 286 (19.85%) Finance
14 276 (19.15%) jQuery
15 246 (17.07%) TDD
16 243 (16.86%) Microsoft
17 239 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
18 213 (14.78%) Microsoft Azure
19 199 (13.81%) Git (software)
20 192 (13.32%) Web Development
21 190 (13.19%) Scrum
22 187 (12.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 180 (12.49%) HTML5
24 173 (12.01%) .NET Framework
25 170 (11.80%) Degree
26 168 (11.66%) RESTful
27 160 (11.10%) Unit Testing
28 158 (10.96%) Web Services
29 151 (10.48%) Linux
30 146 (10.13%) OO

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 54 (3.75%) CMS
2 45 (3.12%) SharePoint
3 41 (2.85%) Umbraco
4 29 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
4 29 (2.01%) IIS
5 27 (1.87%) Apache Spark
6 23 (1.60%) Apache
6 23 (1.60%) JBoss
7 20 (1.39%) WordPress
8 19 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 17 (1.18%) Confluence
10 15 (1.04%) SAS
11 12 (0.83%) EPiServer
11 12 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
11 12 (0.83%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.56%) Mendix
14 7 (0.49%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (1.67%) Photoshop
2 20 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.69%) GIMP
4 9 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
5 8 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.42%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.28%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.28%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.28%) R3 Corda
5 3 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 213 (14.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 118 (8.19%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (3.68%) SaaS
4 26 (1.80%) GitHub
5 25 (1.73%) Office 365
6 20 (1.39%) Amazon S3
7 15 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (0.97%) Serverless
9 11 (0.76%) Amazon Kinesis
9 11 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (0.62%) Google Play
10 9 (0.62%) npm
11 6 (0.42%) Slack
12 5 (0.35%) IaaS
13 4 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.28%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
13 4 (0.28%) Yammer
14 3 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.04%) HTTP
1 15 (1.04%) TCP/IP
2 13 (0.90%) Internet
3 6 (0.42%) SMS
4 4 (0.28%) DNS
4 4 (0.28%) Intranet
4 4 (0.28%) SSL
5 3 (0.21%) Wireless
6 2 (0.14%) AMQP
6 2 (0.14%) Hyperconnected
6 2 (0.14%) Network Security
6 2 (0.14%) SNMP
7 1 (0.069%) 5G
7 1 (0.069%) Broadband
7 1 (0.069%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.069%) ISDN
7 1 (0.069%) SAN
7 1 (0.069%) SMTP
7 1 (0.069%) Software-Defined Radio
7 1 (0.069%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 411 (28.52%) SQL Server
2 129 (8.95%) MySQL
3 114 (7.91%) NoSQL
4 82 (5.69%) SQL Server 2016
5 62 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
6 59 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 55 (3.82%) MongoDB
8 53 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 49 (3.40%) Relational Database
10 40 (2.78%) Power BI
11 36 (2.50%) Oracle Database
12 30 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 28 (1.94%) Big Data
14 23 (1.60%) Data Lake
14 23 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
15 22 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 21 (1.46%) Redis
17 19 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
18 16 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
19 12 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 199 (13.81%) Git (software)
2 142 (9.85%) Visual Studio
3 67 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (3.68%) JIRA
5 52 (3.61%) Jenkins
6 41 (2.85%) JUnit
7 35 (2.43%) Maven
8 33 (2.29%) Oracle Forms
9 30 (2.08%) Selenium
10 29 (2.01%) Mockito
11 28 (1.94%) NUnit
12 27 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
13 25 (1.73%) Gradle
14 21 (1.46%) SpecFlow
15 20 (1.39%) MSTest
16 19 (1.32%) Android Studio
16 19 (1.32%) Subversion
17 18 (1.25%) Ranorex
18 17 (1.18%) Moq
18 17 (1.18%) webpack
General
1 286 (19.85%) Finance
2 63 (4.37%) Marketing
3 49 (3.40%) Advertising
4 40 (2.78%) Retail
5 37 (2.57%) Games
6 19 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 11 (0.76%) Banking
8 8 (0.56%) Electronics
8 8 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 8 (0.56%) Military
9 6 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.35%) Automotive
10 5 (0.35%) Music Industry
11 4 (0.28%) Law
11 4 (0.28%) Local Government
11 4 (0.28%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.28%) Publishing
12 3 (0.21%) German Language
13 2 (0.14%) Back Office
14 1 (0.069%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 713 (49.48%) .NET
2 622 (43.16%) HTML
3 580 (40.25%) CSS
4 353 (24.50%) AngularJS
5 350 (24.29%) ASP.NET
6 276 (19.15%) jQuery
7 239 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 187 (12.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 180 (12.49%) HTML5
10 173 (12.01%) .NET Framework
11 168 (11.66%) RESTful
12 158 (10.96%) Web Services
13 135 (9.37%) ASP.NET Web API
13 135 (9.37%) XML
14 133 (9.23%) REST
15 132 (9.16%) WCF
16 129 (8.95%) Spring
17 120 (8.33%) CSS3
18 103 (7.15%) Node.js
19 102 (7.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 118 (8.19%) Greenfield Project
2 94 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 84 (5.83%) Mobile App
4 78 (5.41%) User Experience
5 65 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
6 50 (3.47%) Fintech
7 45 (3.12%) Algorithms
8 41 (2.85%) Self-Motivation
9 29 (2.01%) N-Tier
10 28 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
11 25 (1.73%) Reinsurance
12 22 (1.53%) Client/Server
12 22 (1.53%) Smartphone
13 19 (1.32%) Over-the-Top Content
13 19 (1.32%) Video on Demand
14 15 (1.04%) W3C
15 14 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
16 10 (0.69%) Cloud Native
17 7 (0.49%) Device Driver
17 7 (0.49%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 151 (10.48%) Linux
2 122 (8.47%) Windows
3 121 (8.40%) Android
4 118 (8.19%) Apple iOS
5 77 (5.34%) Unix
6 17 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.49%) AIX
8 7 (0.49%) CentOS
9 6 (0.42%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.28%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.069%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 690 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
2 524 (36.36%) MVC
3 246 (17.07%) TDD
4 192 (13.32%) Web Development
5 190 (13.19%) Scrum
6 160 (11.10%) Unit Testing
7 146 (10.13%) OO
8 143 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
8 143 (9.92%) Test Automation
9 141 (9.78%) Software Engineering
10 117 (8.12%) Problem-Solving
11 103 (7.15%) BDD
12 100 (6.94%) Front End Development
13 93 (6.45%) SDLC
14 92 (6.38%) Mentoring
15 81 (5.62%) Web Application Development
16 77 (5.34%) Microservices
17 74 (5.14%) SOLID
18 72 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
19 69 (4.79%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 781 (54.20%) C#
2 678 (47.05%) JavaScript
3 520 (36.09%) SQL
4 316 (21.93%) Java
5 143 (9.92%) PHP
6 141 (9.78%) C++
7 125 (8.67%) Python
8 91 (6.32%) PL/SQL
9 88 (6.11%) T-SQL
10 81 (5.62%) VB.NET
11 69 (4.79%) C
12 63 (4.37%) TypeScript
13 61 (4.23%) Ruby
14 59 (4.09%) Shell Script
15 58 (4.02%) Java 8
16 48 (3.33%) ES6
17 21 (1.46%) Scala
18 20 (1.39%) PowerShell
19 18 (1.25%) VBA
20 17 (1.18%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 170 (11.80%) Degree
2 49 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 25 (1.73%) SC Cleared
5 19 (1.32%) ISEB
5 19 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 13 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.56%) PhD
9 5 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.35%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.069%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.14%) QA
2 2 (0.14%) SLA
2 2 (0.14%) WCAG
3 1 (0.069%) GDPR
System Software
1 47 (3.26%) Docker
2 6 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.28%) HDFS
4 3 (0.21%) LXC
5 1 (0.069%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.069%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.069%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.76%) Ansible
3 9 (0.62%) Kubernetes
4 7 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.21%) Puppet
6 2 (0.14%) Kibana
6 2 (0.14%) logstash
6 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.069%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.069%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.069%) Terraform
7 1 (0.069%) WSUS
Vendors
1 243 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 145 (10.06%) Oracle
3 35 (2.43%) Google
4 24 (1.67%) Adobe
5 14 (0.97%) Sitecore
5 14 (0.97%) Talend
6 10 (0.69%) TOWER Software
7 9 (0.62%) Red Hat
7 9 (0.62%) Sony
8 7 (0.49%) Tableau
8 7 (0.49%) Telerik
9 6 (0.42%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.42%) Xamarin
10 5 (0.35%) Actuate
10 5 (0.35%) SAP
11 4 (0.28%) Cognos
12 3 (0.21%) Apple
12 3 (0.21%) Hortonworks
12 3 (0.21%) Rackspace