Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Senior Software Engineer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 276 249
Rank change year-on-year +53 -27 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 30 15 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.53% 0.19% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.20% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 65
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,750 £78,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5483 7683 9060
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.60% 97.57% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4479 6566 7610
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Surrey

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Surrey

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Surrey

Senior Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Staines - 7 £70,000 -
Redhill +3 6 £45,000 -5.26%
Woking +19 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Weybridge - 2 £57,500 - 1
Camberley - 2 £52,500 -
Farnham +13 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) Degree
4 14 (46.67%) Computer Science
4 14 (46.67%) C#
5 13 (43.33%) C++
6 10 (33.33%) .NET
6 10 (33.33%) Multithreading
7 9 (30.00%) WPF
7 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (23.33%) TDD
8 7 (23.33%) Java
8 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
9 6 (20.00%) QA
9 6 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
9 6 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
10 5 (16.67%) MATLAB
10 5 (16.67%) Scrum
10 5 (16.67%) SQL
10 5 (16.67%) Contactless
10 5 (16.67%) SDLC
10 5 (16.67%) SOLID
10 5 (16.67%) BDD
10 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
10 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
11 4 (13.33%) OAuth
11 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
11 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared

Senior Software Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (6.67%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (6.67%) GSM
2 2 (6.67%) LTE
2 2 (6.67%) PBX
2 2 (6.67%) RANAP
2 2 (6.67%) RTP
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) UMTS
2 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) MGW
3 1 (3.33%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) GCC
2 2 (6.67%) GDB
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Trac
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Mockito
3 1 (3.33%) Moq
General
1 2 (6.67%) Electronics
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) WPF
3 4 (13.33%) OAuth
3 4 (13.33%) OpenID
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (6.67%) CSS
5 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.67%) HTML
5 2 (6.67%) Java EE
5 2 (6.67%) Spring
5 2 (6.67%) STL
5 2 (6.67%) WCF
5 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) jQuery
6 1 (3.33%) JSON
6 1 (3.33%) RESTful
6 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Contactless
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 7 (23.33%) TDD
4 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 5 (16.67%) BDD
6 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Scrum
6 5 (16.67%) SDLC
6 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
6 5 (16.67%) SOLID
6 5 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) IT Strategy
8 3 (10.00%) Information Security
8 3 (10.00%) OO
9 2 (6.67%) MVC
9 2 (6.67%) System Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C#
2 13 (43.33%) C++
3 7 (23.33%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) C
7 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.67%) VB
8 1 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) ForgeRock
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
Weybridge, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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