The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,750 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer
South East / Surrey
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 96 108
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 55 99 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.06% 2.66% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 2.74% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 52 99 113
Median salary £45,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 2590 3618 4521
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.79% 97.08% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2137 3092 3806
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Surrey

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Surrey

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Surrey over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Surrey

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 Software Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Redhill -7 10 £43,750 +54.86%
Woking +1 7 £52,500 +75.00%
Camberley +15 5 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Guildford +7 5 £47,500 -2.06% 1
Staines +10 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Reigate +1 2 £48,750 -7.14% 2
Leatherhead -1 2 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Farnham +10 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Dorking - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 109 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 64 (58.72%) C++
3 54 (49.54%) Degree
4 51 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (44.04%) Linux
6 39 (35.78%) C#
7 38 (34.86%) Computer Science
8 36 (33.03%) Java
9 23 (21.10%) Electronics
9 23 (21.10%) .NET
10 22 (20.18%) C
11 20 (18.35%) Scrum
12 18 (16.51%) TDD
12 18 (16.51%) JavaScript
12 18 (16.51%) SQL
12 18 (16.51%) OO
12 18 (16.51%) Multithreading
12 18 (16.51%) Contactless
13 16 (14.68%) Subversion
13 16 (14.68%) Python
13 16 (14.68%) Embedded C++
13 16 (14.68%) Unix
13 16 (14.68%) Web Services
13 16 (14.68%) Unit Testing
13 16 (14.68%) Security Cleared
14 15 (13.76%) HTML
15 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
16 12 (11.01%) LTE
16 12 (11.01%) GSM
16 12 (11.01%) UMTS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.83%) Apache
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) GSM
1 12 (11.01%) LTE
1 12 (11.01%) UMTS
2 11 (10.09%) Diameter Protocol
2 11 (10.09%) RANAP
2 11 (10.09%) RTP
3 10 (9.17%) Asterisk PBX
3 10 (9.17%) PBX
3 10 (9.17%) Wireshark
4 7 (6.42%) MGW
4 7 (6.42%) SGSN
5 5 (4.59%) GGSN
6 4 (3.67%) LDAP
7 2 (1.83%) Network Security
8 1 (0.92%) IPv4
8 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) Big Data
2 8 (7.34%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.50%) Blockchain
3 6 (5.50%) Data Lake
3 6 (5.50%) Hadoop
3 6 (5.50%) MySQL
4 4 (3.67%) Power BI
5 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (1.83%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (14.68%) Subversion
2 11 (10.09%) GCC
3 10 (9.17%) GDB
3 10 (9.17%) Trac
3 10 (9.17%) Visual Studio
4 9 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.67%) JIRA
7 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.92%) CruiseControl
General
1 23 (21.10%) Electronics
2 12 (11.01%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.59%) Finance
4 3 (2.75%) Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Games
4 3 (2.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.10%) .NET
2 16 (14.68%) Web Services
3 15 (13.76%) HTML
4 11 (10.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 10 (9.17%) STL
5 10 (9.17%) WPF
6 9 (8.26%) CSS
7 7 (6.42%) J2EE
7 7 (6.42%) Yocto
8 6 (5.50%) .NET Framework
8 6 (5.50%) XML
9 5 (4.59%) jQuery
10 4 (3.67%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.67%) MFC
10 4 (3.67%) OAuth
10 4 (3.67%) OpenID
10 4 (3.67%) REST
10 4 (3.67%) Spring
11 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.75%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 38 (34.86%) Computer Science
2 18 (16.51%) Contactless
3 8 (7.34%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.50%) Cyber Attack
4 6 (5.50%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (5.50%) User Experience
5 5 (4.59%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.75%) Fintech
7 2 (1.83%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.92%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.92%) iPad
8 1 (0.92%) Life Science
8 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.92%) NHS
8 1 (0.92%) Robotics
8 1 (0.92%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 48 (44.04%) Linux
2 16 (14.68%) Unix
3 11 (10.09%) Windows
4 4 (3.67%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.75%) FreeBSD
5 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.83%) Android
6 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.83%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (18.35%) Scrum
4 18 (16.51%) Multithreading
4 18 (16.51%) OO
4 18 (16.51%) TDD
5 16 (14.68%) Unit Testing
6 11 (10.09%) Mathematics
7 10 (9.17%) Cross-Platform Development
7 10 (9.17%) SOLID
8 8 (7.34%) BDD
8 8 (7.34%) Prototyping
9 7 (6.42%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (6.42%) Multithreaded Programming
9 7 (6.42%) Software Architecture
9 7 (6.42%) Visualisation
10 6 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.50%) Cryptography
10 6 (5.50%) Migration
10 6 (5.50%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 64 (58.72%) C++
2 39 (35.78%) C#
3 36 (33.03%) Java
4 22 (20.18%) C
5 18 (16.51%) JavaScript
5 18 (16.51%) SQL
6 16 (14.68%) Embedded C++
6 16 (14.68%) Python
7 12 (11.01%) Embedded C
8 7 (6.42%) MATLAB
9 5 (4.59%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.67%) Go
11 3 (2.75%) Perl
11 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.75%) Scala
11 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.75%) VB
12 2 (1.83%) XAML
13 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (49.54%) Degree
2 16 (14.68%) Security Cleared
3 11 (10.09%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.75%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.75%) PhD
6 2 (1.83%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (1.83%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.92%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (9.17%) Cisco
2 6 (5.50%) ForgeRock
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.67%) Oracle
4 2 (1.83%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.92%) Freescale
5 1 (0.92%) Google
5 1 (0.92%) Green Hills
5 1 (0.92%) SAP
5 1 (0.92%) Thunderhead
Weybridge, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Presentation Solutions Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Thames Ditton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 24 days ago