Period
to 8 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 68 62
Rank change year-on-year +25 -6 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 91 181 222
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 5.62% 4.30% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.85% 4.45% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 95 179 217
Median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £51,250 £48,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £76,250
South East median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +4.76%

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 1,556 4,065 5,023
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 96.53% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,309 3,433 4,189
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,450
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £70,125
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Surrey

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Developer in Surrey.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Surrey

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Developer in Surrey over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 +21 22 £60,000 +2.13% 5
Staines +5 20 £65,000 -
Woking +24 9 £57,500 +13.86% 1
Farnham +21 6 £52,500 -19.23%
Godalming -1 6 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Reigate +16 4 £72,500 -27.50%
Egham +15 4 - -
Walton-on-Thames +6 4 £70,000 +7.69% 5
Chertsey - 3 £60,000 - 1
Leatherhead +12 2 £65,000 +6.12%
Weybridge - 2 £52,500 -
Redhill - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 66 (72.53%) JavaScript
2 52 (57.14%) .NET
3 50 (54.95%) C#
4 45 (49.45%) HTML
4 45 (49.45%) CSS
4 45 (49.45%) AngularJS
5 36 (39.56%) jQuery
5 36 (39.56%) SQL
6 34 (37.36%) .NET Core
7 32 (35.16%) Finance
8 30 (32.97%) Java
9 28 (30.77%) Azure
10 27 (29.67%) Fintech
11 26 (28.57%) Degree
12 25 (27.47%) .NET Framework
13 24 (26.37%) React
14 23 (25.27%) Microservices
14 23 (25.27%) Artificial Intelligence
15 22 (24.18%) PHP
15 22 (24.18%) SQL Server
15 22 (24.18%) Machine Learning
16 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (21.98%) XML
17 20 (21.98%) Node.js
18 19 (20.88%) Docker
18 19 (20.88%) Mobile Development
18 19 (20.88%) Python
18 19 (20.88%) MVC
18 19 (20.88%) Ruby
19 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET

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 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.10%) DNN
2 1 (1.10%) Headless CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (30.77%) Azure
2 10 (10.99%) AWS
3 4 (4.40%) Power Platform
3 4 (4.40%) SaaS
4 2 (2.20%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) HTTP
2 3 (3.30%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.49%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (4.40%) Power BI
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.30%) Big Data
5 3 (3.30%) MySQL
6 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.09%) Xcode
3 7 (7.69%) NUnit
4 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.40%) JUnit
4 4 (4.40%) Maven
5 2 (2.20%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.20%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.20%) tSQLt
5 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (1.10%) Moq
6 1 (1.10%) MSTest
General
1 32 (35.16%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Marketing
2 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.49%) Electronics
3 5 (5.49%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.49%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.20%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Back Office
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (57.14%) .NET
2 45 (49.45%) AngularJS
2 45 (49.45%) CSS
2 45 (49.45%) HTML
3 36 (39.56%) jQuery
4 34 (37.36%) .NET Core
5 25 (27.47%) .NET Framework
6 24 (26.37%) React
7 20 (21.98%) Node.js
7 20 (21.98%) XML
8 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET
9 14 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (9.89%) HTML5
11 9 (9.89%) LINQ
12 7 (7.69%) Spring
12 7 (7.69%) WCF
13 6 (6.59%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (6.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.30%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.20%) Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Android
1 17 (18.68%) Apple iOS
2 9 (9.89%) Mac OS
3 4 (4.40%) Windows
4 3 (3.30%) Linux
5 2 (2.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Fintech
2 23 (25.27%) Artificial Intelligence
2 23 (25.27%) Microservices
3 22 (24.18%) Machine Learning
4 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (20.88%) Mobile Development
5 19 (20.88%) MVC
6 11 (12.09%) Android Development
6 11 (12.09%) iOS Development
7 9 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.89%) SDLC
7 9 (9.89%) Web Development
8 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.79%) Scrum
9 7 (7.69%) ETL
9 7 (7.69%) OOP
10 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
10 6 (6.59%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (6.59%) TDD
11 5 (5.49%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (72.53%) JavaScript
2 50 (54.95%) C#
3 36 (39.56%) SQL
4 30 (32.97%) Java
5 22 (24.18%) PHP
6 19 (20.88%) Python
6 19 (20.88%) Ruby
7 13 (14.29%) TypeScript
8 11 (12.09%) Apple Swift
8 11 (12.09%) Objective-C
9 8 (8.79%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.20%) C++
10 2 (2.20%) Kotlin
10 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 19 (20.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Xamarin
2 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.49%) SAP
4 4 (4.40%) Splunk
5 3 (3.30%) Zend
6 2 (2.20%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle
6 2 (2.20%) Sencha