Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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

Programmer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 225 196
Rank change year-on-year +26 -29 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 30 30 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.59% 0.51% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.52% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 78
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +18.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,375 £60,625
South East median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -

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 4,836 5,730 6,735
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.63% 96.76% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,081 4,690 5,690
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% - +3.45%

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Surrey

Programmer
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in Surrey.

Salary trend for Programmer in Surrey

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Programmer in Surrey

Programmer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 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
Farnham - 2 £25,000 -
Reigate - 2 £30,000 -
Woking +14 1 £22,500 -18.18%
Redhill +12 1 £50,000 +81.82%
Guildford -9 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Programmer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 28 (93.33%) Java
2 26 (86.67%) SQL
3 25 (83.33%) Oracle
3 25 (83.33%) PL/SQL
4 20 (66.67%) Billing
4 20 (66.67%) Telecoms
5 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) SOA
6 6 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
7 3 (10.00%) CSS
7 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.00%) HTML
7 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (6.67%) Play Framework
8 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
8 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (6.67%) Akka
8 2 (6.67%) JSON
8 2 (6.67%) High Availability
8 2 (6.67%) Vue.js
8 2 (6.67%) Redux
8 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (6.67%) Database Tuning
8 2 (6.67%) RESTful
8 2 (6.67%) Scala
8 2 (6.67%) Mathematics

Programmer 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 6 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 20 (66.67%) Billing
1 20 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) Akka
2 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.67%) JSON
2 2 (6.67%) Play Framework
2 2 (6.67%) Redux
2 2 (6.67%) RESTful
2 2 (6.67%) Vue.js
3 1 (3.33%) jQuery
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (3.33%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Animation
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) SOA
3 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (6.67%) Database Tuning
4 2 (6.67%) High Availability
4 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.67%) OO
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) OOP
5 1 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) Java
2 26 (86.67%) SQL
3 25 (83.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) Scala
5 2 (6.67%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) COBOL
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Oracle