The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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

Software Developer
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 78 81
Rank change year-on-year -37 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 48 156 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.71% 3.66% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 3.75% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 45 150 131
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2704 4161 4466
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.54% 97.58% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2203 3551 3721
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Surrey

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Surrey

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Surrey

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 Software Developer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +27 13 £42,500 +3.65% 3
Reigate -8 9 £47,500 -7.31%
Dorking +1 5 £23,000 -
Leatherhead -6 5 £36,000 -15.29%
Godalming - 3 £47,500 -
Staines -4 1 £55,000 - 1
Redhill -10 1 £60,000 +4.34%
Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 92 (65.71%) C#
1 92 (65.71%) .NET
2 80 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 72 (51.43%) SQL
4 61 (43.57%) HTML
5 55 (39.29%) CSS
6 53 (37.86%) SQL Server
7 50 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (34.29%) ASP.NET
8 48 (34.29%) AngularJS
9 45 (32.14%) MVC
10 36 (25.71%) Software Engineering
11 35 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 33 (23.57%) jQuery
13 26 (18.57%) WPF
14 25 (17.86%) Java
15 23 (16.43%) Degree
16 22 (15.71%) Web Services
17 21 (15.00%) Linux
17 21 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (15.00%) HTML5
18 20 (14.29%) Computer Science
18 20 (14.29%) T-SQL
19 19 (13.57%) C++
19 19 (13.57%) Windows
19 19 (13.57%) Microsoft
19 19 (13.57%) Unit Testing
20 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
20 18 (12.86%) WCF
20 18 (12.86%) PHP

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 7 (5.00%) NServiceBus
2 5 (3.57%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.86%) IIS
3 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.14%) Apache
4 3 (2.14%) ArcGIS
4 3 (2.14%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.43%) Drupal
5 2 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.43%) SilverStripe
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.00%) SaaS
3 2 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (37.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 14 (10.00%) MySQL
3 14 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 14 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 9 (6.43%) CouchDB
4 9 (6.43%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (5.00%) Couchbase
6 6 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.57%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.14%) Hazelcast
10 2 (1.43%) Big Data
10 2 (1.43%) GIS
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.71%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 14 (10.00%) ReSharper
2 9 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.43%) TeamCity
2 9 (6.43%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.86%) Subversion
4 3 (2.14%) CruiseControl
4 3 (2.14%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.14%) Trac
5 2 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.71%) Mockito
6 1 (0.71%) Moq
6 1 (0.71%) NUnit
6 1 (0.71%) Selenium
6 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (9.29%) Finance
2 10 (7.14%) Marketing
3 9 (6.43%) Banking
4 7 (5.00%) Advertising
5 5 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.57%) Legal
6 4 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.43%) Games
8 1 (0.71%) Electronics
8 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (65.71%) .NET
2 61 (43.57%) HTML
3 55 (39.29%) CSS
4 48 (34.29%) AngularJS
4 48 (34.29%) ASP.NET
5 35 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 33 (23.57%) jQuery
7 26 (18.57%) WPF
8 22 (15.71%) Web Services
9 21 (15.00%) HTML5
10 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (12.86%) WCF
11 17 (12.14%) Entity Framework
12 15 (10.71%) XML
13 12 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (8.57%) JSON
13 12 (8.57%) REST
14 10 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (5.71%) CSS3
16 7 (5.00%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.57%) User Experience
3 9 (6.43%) Reinsurance
4 7 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.00%) Fintech
5 5 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.14%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.14%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.43%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.43%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.71%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.71%) NHS
9 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.00%) Linux
2 19 (13.57%) Windows
3 13 (9.29%) Unix
4 6 (4.29%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.57%) Android
6 3 (2.14%) Amazon Linux
6 3 (2.14%) CentOS
6 3 (2.14%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (32.14%) MVC
3 36 (25.71%) Software Engineering
4 19 (13.57%) Unit Testing
5 18 (12.86%) TDD
6 12 (8.57%) Scrum
7 11 (7.86%) OO
7 11 (7.86%) OOP
7 11 (7.86%) Web Development
8 10 (7.14%) Analytics
9 9 (6.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (6.43%) DevOps
9 9 (6.43%) Logistics
10 8 (5.71%) Mathematics
11 7 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 7 (5.00%) Product Management
11 7 (5.00%) SDLC
11 7 (5.00%) SOLID
12 6 (4.29%) Informatics
13 5 (3.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 92 (65.71%) C#
2 80 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 72 (51.43%) SQL
4 25 (17.86%) Java
5 20 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 19 (13.57%) C++
7 18 (12.86%) PHP
8 13 (9.29%) Perl
9 12 (8.57%) VB.NET
10 10 (7.14%) VB
11 8 (5.71%) Python
12 7 (5.00%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.86%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.43%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.43%) Scala
15 1 (0.71%) C
15 1 (0.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (16.43%) Degree
2 14 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.86%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.86%) PhD
5 1 (0.71%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Ansible
1 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.71%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (13.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.43%) Oracle
3 5 (3.57%) TOWER Software
4 3 (2.14%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.14%) Google
4 3 (2.14%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.43%) Zend
6 1 (0.71%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.71%) Xamarin
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