Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Head of Software Development was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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

Head of Software Development
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 - 299
Rank change year-on-year - +299 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Software Development 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.12% - 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Surrey median annual salary £65,000 - £115,000
10th Percentile £63,750 - £112,500
90th Percentile £71,250 - £117,500
South East median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -19.44%

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 4,962 5,212 7,697
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.50% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,181 4,255 6,611
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

Head of Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of Software Development in Surrey

Head of Software Development
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Software Development in Surrey.

Salary trend for Head of Software Development in Surrey

Head of Software Development
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Software Development within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Leatherhead - 6 £65,000 -
Head of Software Development
South East

Head of Software Development Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, Head of Software Development 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 Head of Software Development in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Line Management
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

Head of Software Development 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 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Line Management
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL