Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 37 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 420 325 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.57% 5.98% 7.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.50% 7.00% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 406 311 735
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -3.23%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,940 4,644 7,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 89.07% 85.49% 88.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,065 3,821 6,120
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Surrey

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Surrey

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Surrey

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. 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 +20 94 £50,000 - 7
Camberley +11 67 £52,500 - 1
Reigate -4 31 £57,500 +27.78% 5
Woking -8 27 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Staines -13 19 £45,000 -20.00% 2
Leatherhead -13 14 £62,500 +62.34% 7
Redhill -3 13 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Farnham +1 11 £30,000 -27.27% 1
Weybridge -1 10 £57,500 +4.55%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 10 £40,000 - 1
Epsom - 9 £27,500 - 2
Addlestone - 3 £35,000 -
Egham - 3 £52,500 - 2
Dorking +9 2 £56,250 +50.00% 1
Godalming -16 2 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Horley - 2 £28,000 -
Walton-on-Thames -6 1 £55,000 +41.94% 4
Shepperton - 1 - -
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 148 (35.24%) C++
2 145 (34.52%) Degree
3 139 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
4 138 (32.86%) C#
5 123 (29.29%) JavaScript
6 120 (28.57%) Java
7 115 (27.38%) .NET
8 107 (25.48%) HTML
9 104 (24.76%) Computer Science
10 94 (22.38%) OO
11 92 (21.90%) Linux
12 90 (21.43%) SQL
13 83 (19.76%) SQL Server
14 77 (18.33%) Microsoft
15 76 (18.10%) CSS
16 73 (17.38%) Python
16 73 (17.38%) TDD
17 71 (16.90%) Web Services
18 67 (15.95%) Telecoms
19 63 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
20 62 (14.76%) Scrum
21 61 (14.52%) MVC
22 59 (14.05%) ASP.NET
23 58 (13.81%) AngularJS
24 57 (13.57%) Windows
25 53 (12.62%) Spring
26 52 (12.38%) Subversion
26 52 (12.38%) SDLC
27 51 (12.14%) UMTS
27 51 (12.14%) GSM

Software Engineering
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 13 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.14%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.43%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.95%) nginx
6 3 (0.71%) Confluence
6 3 (0.71%) IIS
6 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.48%) Apache
7 2 (0.48%) CICS
7 2 (0.48%) JBoss
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.48%) SAS
7 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.43%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.95%) GIMP
4 2 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.48%) InVision
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (9.29%) SaaS
3 27 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (4.52%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.71%) GitHub
8 2 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.48%) IaaS
8 2 (0.48%) Office 365
8 2 (0.48%) PaaS
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.24%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.14%) GSM
1 51 (12.14%) LTE
1 51 (12.14%) UMTS
2 45 (10.71%) Wireshark
3 36 (8.57%) Diameter Protocol
3 36 (8.57%) RANAP
4 33 (7.86%) Asterisk PBX
4 33 (7.86%) GGSN
4 33 (7.86%) MGW
4 33 (7.86%) PBX
4 33 (7.86%) RTP
4 33 (7.86%) SGSN
5 16 (3.81%) TCP/IP
6 15 (3.57%) VoIP
7 11 (2.62%) VPN
8 9 (2.14%) IPsec
8 9 (2.14%) M3UA
8 9 (2.14%) SCCP
8 9 (2.14%) SCTP
8 9 (2.14%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (19.76%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.05%) MySQL
3 31 (7.38%) Big Data
4 24 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 13 (3.10%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (1.90%) Flink
8 8 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.67%) Power BI
10 5 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.19%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.95%) Redis
12 3 (0.71%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.71%) Geospatial Data
12 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (12.38%) Subversion
2 40 (9.52%) GCC
2 40 (9.52%) GDB
3 34 (8.10%) Git (software)
4 33 (7.86%) Trac
4 33 (7.86%) Visual Studio
5 31 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (3.57%) Selenium
7 12 (2.86%) NUnit
8 7 (1.67%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.67%) JIRA
9 5 (1.19%) JUnit
10 4 (0.95%) Maven
10 4 (0.95%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.71%) Arquillian
11 3 (0.71%) Mockito
11 3 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.48%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (0.48%) Protractor
12 2 (0.48%) WebStorm
General
1 67 (15.95%) Telecoms
2 20 (4.76%) Finance
3 17 (4.05%) Advertising
4 12 (2.86%) Aerospace
5 9 (2.14%) Electronics
5 9 (2.14%) Military
6 7 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.67%) Marketing
7 6 (1.43%) Automotive
8 5 (1.19%) Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Games
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 209 (49.76%) Software Engineer
2 164 (39.05%) Developer
3 82 (19.52%) C++ Software Engineer
4 81 (19.29%) Software Developer
5 57 (13.57%) Java Developer
6 48 (11.43%) C# Developer
7 44 (10.48%) Senior Software Engineer
8 40 (9.52%) .NET Developer
8 40 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
9 38 (9.05%) Telecoms Engineer
10 37 (8.81%) C# .NET Developer
11 35 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
12 34 (8.10%) Graduate
12 34 (8.10%) Senior Developer
13 33 (7.86%) .NET Software Developer
14 32 (7.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 31 (7.38%) Junior
16 30 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
17 26 (6.19%) Java Engineer
17 26 (6.19%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (27.38%) .NET
2 107 (25.48%) HTML
3 76 (18.10%) CSS
4 71 (16.90%) Web Services
5 59 (14.05%) ASP.NET
6 58 (13.81%) AngularJS
7 53 (12.62%) Spring
8 50 (11.90%) REST
9 47 (11.19%) jQuery
10 43 (10.24%) .NET Framework
10 43 (10.24%) SOAP
10 43 (10.24%) STL
11 41 (9.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 39 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (7.86%) Qt
14 32 (7.62%) XML
15 31 (7.38%) Hibernate
16 29 (6.90%) Java EE
17 27 (6.43%) React
18 24 (5.71%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 104 (24.76%) Computer Science
2 34 (8.10%) Algorithms
3 24 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 21 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (5.00%) User Experience
5 13 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.19%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.95%) Fintech
10 3 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.71%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (0.71%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.71%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (0.48%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.48%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.48%) Robotics
11 2 (0.48%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 92 (21.90%) Linux
2 57 (13.57%) Windows
3 8 (1.90%) Unix
4 6 (1.43%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.19%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.71%) Android
7 3 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.48%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.24%) CentOS
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (22.38%) OO
3 73 (17.38%) TDD
4 62 (14.76%) Scrum
5 61 (14.52%) MVC
6 52 (12.38%) SDLC
7 50 (11.90%) Multithreading
8 48 (11.43%) Unit Testing
9 43 (10.24%) Software Architecture
10 42 (10.00%) OOP
11 34 (8.10%) Cross-Platform Development
11 34 (8.10%) Mathematics
12 30 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (6.19%) Test Automation
14 24 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (5.71%) Mentoring
15 22 (5.24%) Project Management
16 21 (5.00%) DevOps
16 21 (5.00%) Product Management
17 20 (4.76%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 148 (35.24%) C++
2 138 (32.86%) C#
3 123 (29.29%) JavaScript
4 120 (28.57%) Java
5 90 (21.43%) SQL
6 73 (17.38%) Python
7 36 (8.57%) C
8 21 (5.00%) PHP
8 21 (5.00%) VB.NET
9 17 (4.05%) Perl
10 16 (3.81%) PowerShell
11 15 (3.57%) Scala
12 14 (3.33%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.86%) Delphi
14 11 (2.62%) VBScript
15 9 (2.14%) Java 8
16 8 (1.90%) Ada
17 7 (1.67%) Embedded C
17 7 (1.67%) Embedded C++
18 6 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 145 (34.52%) Degree
2 63 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 24 (5.71%) Oracle Certification
5 17 (4.05%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (2.14%) Master's Degree
8 5 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.95%) PhD
10 3 (0.71%) ISEB
10 3 (0.71%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.48%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.48%) PMP
12 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.19%) QA
2 7 (1.67%) GCP
3 5 (1.19%) MISRA
3 5 (1.19%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.24%) GDPR
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.19%) Docker
3 4 (0.95%) LXC
4 2 (0.48%) ACF2
4 2 (0.48%) Firmware
4 2 (0.48%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (1.67%) Ansible
2 5 (1.19%) Puppet
3 2 (0.48%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 77 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.24%) Oracle
3 42 (10.00%) Cisco
4 24 (5.71%) Sun
5 12 (2.86%) Google
6 9 (2.14%) TOWER Software
7 8 (1.90%) VMware
8 5 (1.19%) F5
9 4 (0.95%) Adobe
9 4 (0.95%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.71%) HP
11 2 (0.48%) IBM
11 2 (0.48%) Twitter
12 1 (0.24%) Apple
12 1 (0.24%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.24%) Intel
12 1 (0.24%) Samsung
12 1 (0.24%) SAP
12 1 (0.24%) Xamarin