Period
to 17 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

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

Senior Developer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 73 55
Rank change year-on-year +17 -18 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 166 205 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.26% 4.04% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.39% 4.22% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 154 180 256
Surrey median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,125 £68,750
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +1.94%

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 3,783 4,853 5,732
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.12% 95.68% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3,217 4,097 4,685
Surrey median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.32% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Surrey

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Surrey

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Surrey

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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
Staines +26 33 £65,000 +9.24% 1
Guildford +19 25 £60,000 +11.63% 6
Walton-on-Thames - 19 £65,000 - 1
Leatherhead +16 17 £62,500 +19.05% 2
Woking -18 12 £60,000 -5.88% 5
Godalming -4 11 £60,000 +26.32% 6
Reigate +20 9 £80,000 +36.75% 5
Egham +20 7 - -
Epsom +3 4 £60,000 -10.45%
Farnham +17 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Chertsey -2 2 £65,000 +18.18%
Cranleigh - 1 £52,500 -
Haslemere - 1 £50,000 - 1
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 83 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (46.99%) Java
3 76 (45.78%) JavaScript
4 75 (45.18%) C#
5 73 (43.98%) .NET
6 70 (42.17%) AngularJS
7 48 (28.92%) Spring
8 47 (28.31%) MVC
9 46 (27.71%) HTML
10 45 (27.11%) CSS
11 44 (26.51%) SQL
12 43 (25.90%) SQL Server
12 43 (25.90%) Finance
13 42 (25.30%) Azure
14 37 (22.29%) TDD
15 36 (21.69%) XML
16 35 (21.08%) jQuery
17 34 (20.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 30 (18.07%) PHP
18 30 (18.07%) Tomcat
19 29 (17.47%) ASP.NET
19 29 (17.47%) React
20 27 (16.27%) SaaS
20 27 (16.27%) Node.js
20 27 (16.27%) Fintech
21 26 (15.66%) Git (software)
22 25 (15.06%) Struts
22 25 (15.06%) Python
22 25 (15.06%) Mobile Development
23 24 (14.46%) Web Services

Senior 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 30 (18.07%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.61%) Confluence
3 5 (3.01%) JBoss
4 2 (1.20%) Apache
4 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.20%) WordPress
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 42 (25.30%) Azure
2 27 (16.27%) SaaS
3 17 (10.24%) AWS
4 10 (6.02%) PaaS
5 8 (4.82%) IaaS
6 3 (1.81%) npm
7 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.60%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.60%) GitHub
8 1 (0.60%) Heroku
8 1 (0.60%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.60%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.60%) CTI
2 1 (0.60%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (25.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.22%) Big Data
2 7 (4.22%) MySQL
3 6 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.61%) VoltDB
4 4 (2.41%) JasperReports
5 3 (1.81%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.81%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.20%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.20%) Redis
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (0.60%) Looker
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.60%) Power BI
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 26 (15.66%) Git (software)
2 23 (13.86%) JUnit
3 20 (12.05%) Jenkins
4 18 (10.84%) JIRA
5 13 (7.83%) Maven
5 13 (7.83%) Subversion
6 11 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (6.02%) Cucumber
8 8 (4.82%) Xcode
9 7 (4.22%) Selenium
10 5 (3.01%) NUnit
10 5 (3.01%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (3.01%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.41%) Arquillian
11 4 (2.41%) JMeter
11 4 (2.41%) Mockito
12 3 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.81%) gulp
12 3 (1.81%) Mocha
12 3 (1.81%) webpack
General
1 43 (25.90%) Finance
2 10 (6.02%) Back Office
3 5 (3.01%) Marketing
3 5 (3.01%) Retail
4 4 (2.41%) Electronics
4 4 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.41%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.81%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.20%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Automotive
7 1 (0.60%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Law
7 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (43.98%) .NET
2 70 (42.17%) AngularJS
3 48 (28.92%) Spring
4 46 (27.71%) HTML
5 45 (27.11%) CSS
6 36 (21.69%) XML
7 35 (21.08%) jQuery
8 34 (20.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 29 (17.47%) ASP.NET
9 29 (17.47%) React
10 27 (16.27%) Node.js
11 25 (15.06%) Struts
12 24 (14.46%) Web Services
13 23 (13.86%) .NET Core
14 21 (12.65%) J2EE
15 20 (12.05%) Apache Camel
16 19 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (11.45%) WCF
17 18 (10.84%) ActiveMQ
18 17 (10.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.84%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.22%) Clustering
3 6 (3.61%) PKI
4 5 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.01%) User Experience
5 4 (2.41%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.41%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.81%) PMI
7 2 (1.20%) BYOD
7 2 (1.20%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.20%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.45%) Windows
2 15 (9.04%) Android
3 14 (8.43%) Apple iOS
4 10 (6.02%) Linux
4 10 (6.02%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.82%) Mac OS
6 5 (3.01%) Unix
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (28.31%) MVC
3 37 (22.29%) TDD
4 27 (16.27%) Fintech
5 25 (15.06%) Mobile Development
6 23 (13.86%) BDD
6 23 (13.86%) Scrum
7 20 (12.05%) DevOps
8 19 (11.45%) Test Automation
9 18 (10.84%) Microservices
10 17 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (10.24%) Unit Testing
11 14 (8.43%) SDLC
12 12 (7.23%) Computer Science
12 12 (7.23%) OOP
13 11 (6.63%) Front End Development
14 10 (6.02%) B2B
14 10 (6.02%) Collaborative Working
14 10 (6.02%) OO
14 10 (6.02%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 78 (46.99%) Java
2 76 (45.78%) JavaScript
3 75 (45.18%) C#
4 44 (26.51%) SQL
5 30 (18.07%) PHP
6 25 (15.06%) Python
7 22 (13.25%) Ruby
8 12 (7.23%) Java 8
9 10 (6.02%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.82%) Apple Swift
10 8 (4.82%) Objective-C
10 8 (4.82%) PL/SQL
11 7 (4.22%) XPath
12 5 (3.01%) TypeScript
13 4 (2.41%) C++
13 4 (2.41%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.81%) ES6
14 3 (1.81%) ES7
15 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.60%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 21 (12.65%) Degree
2 10 (6.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (4.82%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.81%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 23 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.45%) Oracle
3 18 (10.84%) Splunk
4 12 (7.23%) Xamarin
5 6 (3.61%) SAP
6 2 (1.20%) Capita
6 2 (1.20%) Nokia
6 2 (1.20%) Sony
6 2 (1.20%) Telstra
6 2 (1.20%) Thales
7 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.60%) Avaya
7 1 (0.60%) hybris
7 1 (0.60%) Tableau
7 1 (0.60%) VMware