Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 29 28
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 408 412 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 8.02% 7.02% 8.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.98% 7.74% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 369 362 573
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £49,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.52% +9.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,175 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 4,542 5,321 6,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 89.25% 90.72% 87.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3,789 4,298 5,060
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,175 £28,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 15 October 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 15 October 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
Reigate +50 75 £50,000 +2.56% 5
Guildford +8 68 £50,000 +5.26% 18
Leatherhead +23 53 £47,500 -1.04% 9
Sunbury-on-Thames +4 21 £40,000 - 4
Egham +43 19 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Camberley -2 19 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Redhill -6 19 £38,500 -14.44% 6
Woking +4 17 £45,000 -2.70% 6
Weybridge -20 5 £20,000 -65.22% 5
Walton-on-Thames -2 4 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Godalming -10 4 £55,000 - 1
Farnham -15 4 £25,000 -44.44% 2
Chertsey -1 3 £31,500 -11.27%
Staines -2 3 £55,000 -
Epsom -7 2 £50,000 +29.03%
Caterham - 2 £50,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 217 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (48.28%) C#
3 161 (39.46%) .NET
4 121 (29.66%) Scrum
5 114 (27.94%) C++
6 111 (27.21%) SQL
7 105 (25.74%) Java
8 101 (24.75%) OO
9 100 (24.51%) Degree
10 96 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 92 (22.55%) Unit Testing
12 91 (22.30%) Computer Science
13 85 (20.83%) Test Automation
13 85 (20.83%) Visual Studio
14 83 (20.34%) Microsoft
14 83 (20.34%) Finance
14 83 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
15 76 (18.63%) Linux
16 73 (17.89%) QA
17 70 (17.16%) Python
18 69 (16.91%) Windows
18 69 (16.91%) HTML
18 69 (16.91%) AngularJS
19 66 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
19 66 (16.18%) OOD
20 65 (15.93%) C
21 64 (15.69%) Ranorex
21 64 (15.69%) MSTest
21 64 (15.69%) SDLC
22 61 (14.95%) Git (software)

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 16 (3.92%) Apache
2 12 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.45%) JBoss
4 5 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.23%) Mendix
5 4 (0.98%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.98%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.49%) Confluence
7 2 (0.49%) IIS
7 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.25%) CICS
8 1 (0.25%) CMS
8 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.25%) SAS
8 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 66 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (9.07%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (4.90%) SaaS
4 5 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.23%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.74%) GitHub
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.25%) Google Play
6 1 (0.25%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.68%) RS-232
1 15 (3.68%) RS-422
1 15 (3.68%) RS-485
2 7 (1.72%) HTTP
2 7 (1.72%) Internet
3 6 (1.47%) VoIP
4 5 (1.23%) Wireless
5 4 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.74%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.49%) GSM
7 2 (0.49%) IPsec
7 2 (0.49%) LTE
7 2 (0.49%) M3UA
7 2 (0.49%) SCCP
7 2 (0.49%) SCTP
7 2 (0.49%) SNMP
7 2 (0.49%) TCAP
7 2 (0.49%) UMTS
7 2 (0.49%) VPN
7 2 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.86%) Relational Database
3 23 (5.64%) Big Data
4 20 (4.90%) MySQL
5 11 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (2.45%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.47%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.98%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.74%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.74%) HBase
10 3 (0.74%) Parquet
10 3 (0.74%) SQLite
11 1 (0.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.25%) Amazon QuickSight
11 1 (0.25%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.25%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.25%) Impala
Development Applications
1 85 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 64 (15.69%) MSTest
2 64 (15.69%) Ranorex
3 61 (14.95%) Git (software)
4 49 (12.01%) Moq
5 25 (6.13%) Subversion
6 21 (5.15%) Jenkins
7 16 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.96%) JUnit
8 8 (1.96%) NUnit
9 7 (1.72%) Maven
10 5 (1.23%) Gradle
11 4 (0.98%) Selenium
11 4 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.74%) Ant
12 3 (0.74%) Bazaar
12 3 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.49%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.49%) JIRA
13 2 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 83 (20.34%) Finance
2 26 (6.37%) Automotive
3 24 (5.88%) Aerospace
4 21 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.43%) Military
6 6 (1.47%) Avionics
6 6 (1.47%) Law
7 5 (1.23%) Electronics
8 4 (0.98%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.98%) Games
9 3 (0.74%) Marketing
10 2 (0.49%) Advertising
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 181 (44.36%) Software Engineer
2 142 (34.80%) Developer
3 57 (13.97%) Software Developer
4 51 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 51 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 49 (12.01%) QA Engineer
6 40 (9.80%) C# Software Developer
7 35 (8.58%) Embedded Engineer
7 35 (8.58%) Junior
8 32 (7.84%) QA Leader
9 31 (7.60%) .NET Developer
9 31 (7.60%) Architect
9 31 (7.60%) Senior Developer
10 30 (7.35%) .NET Software Developer
10 30 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 30 (7.35%) C++ Software Engineer
10 30 (7.35%) Test Engineer
11 29 (7.11%) C++ Developer
11 29 (7.11%) Java Developer
11 29 (7.11%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (39.46%) .NET
2 69 (16.91%) AngularJS
2 69 (16.91%) HTML
3 59 (14.46%) CSS
4 50 (12.25%) Velocity
5 46 (11.27%) WCF
6 45 (11.03%) ASP.NET
7 35 (8.58%) WPF
8 34 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 30 (7.35%) Web Services
10 29 (7.11%) REST
11 28 (6.86%) Spring
12 25 (6.13%) Middleware
13 24 (5.88%) Django
13 24 (5.88%) WinForms
14 23 (5.64%) Qt
14 23 (5.64%) SOAP
15 21 (5.15%) jQuery
16 19 (4.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 91 (22.30%) Computer Science
2 33 (8.09%) Reinsurance
3 31 (7.60%) Mobile App
4 30 (7.35%) Algorithms
5 16 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
6 13 (3.19%) User Experience
7 11 (2.70%) N-Tier
8 10 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (0.98%) BYOD
12 4 (0.98%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.98%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.49%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.49%) Smart Meter
13 2 (0.49%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.25%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.25%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 76 (18.63%) Linux
2 69 (16.91%) Windows
3 19 (4.66%) Unix
4 8 (1.96%) Android
5 5 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.74%) CentOS
7 3 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.74%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.74%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.25%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (29.66%) Scrum
3 101 (24.75%) OO
4 92 (22.55%) Unit Testing
5 85 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 83 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (16.18%) OOD
8 64 (15.69%) SDLC
9 53 (12.99%) Refactoring
10 49 (12.01%) Defect Management
10 49 (12.01%) MVC
10 49 (12.01%) TDD
11 45 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
12 41 (10.05%) DevOps
13 40 (9.80%) Mathematics
13 40 (9.80%) User Stories
14 39 (9.56%) Acceptance Criteria
15 34 (8.33%) Risk Management
15 34 (8.33%) SOLID
16 31 (7.60%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 197 (48.28%) C#
2 114 (27.94%) C++
3 111 (27.21%) SQL
4 105 (25.74%) Java
5 96 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 70 (17.16%) Python
7 65 (15.93%) C
8 24 (5.88%) Embedded C
9 14 (3.43%) Shell Script
10 13 (3.19%) PL/SQL
11 12 (2.94%) PHP
11 12 (2.94%) VB.NET
12 10 (2.45%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.45%) Java 8
13 8 (1.96%) Perl
14 7 (1.72%) Embedded C++
15 6 (1.47%) Ada
16 5 (1.23%) Scala
17 4 (0.98%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 100 (24.51%) Degree
2 45 (11.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (6.86%) Security Cleared
4 16 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.23%) PhD
7 4 (0.98%) Postgraduate
7 4 (0.98%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.74%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.74%) PMP
9 2 (0.49%) ISEB
9 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (17.89%) QA
2 5 (1.23%) PMO
3 3 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.74%) PA-DSS
3 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.49%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.49%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.25%) ECSS
5 1 (0.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (2.94%) Docker
2 3 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (0.74%) HDFS
3 2 (0.49%) ACF2
3 2 (0.49%) RACF
4 1 (0.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 49 (12.01%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (2.94%) Ansible
3 3 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.49%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.49%) Terraform
5 1 (0.25%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 83 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.62%) Oracle
3 8 (1.96%) TOWER Software
4 6 (1.47%) Google
4 6 (1.47%) Xceptor
5 4 (0.98%) HP
5 4 (0.98%) Splunk
6 3 (0.74%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.49%) Apple
7 2 (0.49%) Cisco
7 2 (0.49%) Intel
7 2 (0.49%) Samsung
7 2 (0.49%) Sun
8 1 (0.25%) Freescale
8 1 (0.25%) IBM
8 1 (0.25%) QNX
8 1 (0.25%) Tableau
8 1 (0.25%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.25%) VMware
8 1 (0.25%) Xilinx