Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Senior Software Developer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 195 239
Rank change year-on-year -56 +44 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 16 80 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.26% 1.20% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 1.23% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 78 70
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,375 £43,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +9.38%

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 6040 6502 8284
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.48% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4940 5529 7190
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Surrey

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Surrey

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in Surrey

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Weybridge +6 5 - -
Woking - 2 £65,000 - 1
Reigate - 2 £50,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £50,000 -
Redhill - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) .NET
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 10 (62.50%) TDD
5 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 8 (50.00%) MVC
6 8 (50.00%) Scrum
6 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (50.00%) Degree
7 7 (43.75%) WCF
7 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
7 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (43.75%) Subversion
7 7 (43.75%) NUnit
7 7 (43.75%) Web Services
8 5 (31.25%) SDLC
8 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 5 (31.25%) Xamarin
8 5 (31.25%) Mono for Android
8 5 (31.25%) Android Development
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (31.25%) LINQ
8 5 (31.25%) QA
8 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
8 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 5 (31.25%) Android
8 5 (31.25%) CruiseControl
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Senior Software 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) NUnit
1 7 (43.75%) Subversion
2 5 (31.25%) CruiseControl
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (43.75%) WCF
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
4 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (31.25%) LINQ
4 5 (31.25%) Mono for Android
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (18.75%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) WPF
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) Guava
6 2 (12.50%) JDBC
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 2 (12.50%) Velocity
6 2 (12.50%) WinForms
6 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Android
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) TDD
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) MVC
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Android Development
5 5 (31.25%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 2 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Domain Models
7 2 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
7 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 4 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Python
6 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (12.50%) VB
7 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Xamarin
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) TOWER Software
4 1 (6.25%) Google