Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 27 39
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 412 456 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 9.02% 7.60% 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.87% 8.36% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 373 419 378
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.06%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,250 £62,150
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 4,173 5,456 5,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 91.39% 90.98% 87.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3,505 4,439 4,355
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,500
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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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
Redhill +18 89 £47,500 +5.56% 5
Reigate +48 73 £55,000 +10.00% 18
Guildford 0 73 £47,500 -4.52% 17
Leatherhead +13 24 £45,000 -28.00% 7
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 23 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Woking +19 18 £41,250 -6.25% 20
Egham +24 10 £25,500 -57.50%
Weybridge -8 10 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Chertsey +11 9 £35,500 - 5
Camberley -28 8 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Staines +5 6 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Walton-on-Thames +4 3 £55,000 +7.32% 2
Caterham - 2 £51,250 -
Farnham +5 1 £60,000 +26.32% 5
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 222 (53.88%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (46.12%) C#
3 143 (34.71%) .NET
4 136 (33.01%) Java
5 102 (24.76%) Scrum
6 100 (24.27%) Finance
7 92 (22.33%) C++
8 85 (20.63%) SQL
9 84 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
10 81 (19.66%) OO
11 79 (19.17%) Test Automation
12 74 (17.96%) Unit Testing
12 74 (17.96%) JavaScript
13 71 (17.23%) Visual Studio
13 71 (17.23%) Degree
14 68 (16.50%) C
15 62 (15.05%) Linux
16 61 (14.81%) Python
16 61 (14.81%) Microsoft
16 61 (14.81%) QA
17 60 (14.56%) Computer Science
17 60 (14.56%) TDD
18 59 (14.32%) Microsoft Azure
19 54 (13.11%) Customer Requirements
20 52 (12.62%) Refactoring
21 51 (12.38%) MSTest
21 51 (12.38%) Ranorex
22 49 (11.89%) Velocity
23 45 (10.92%) HP Quality Center
24 43 (10.44%) Windows

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 14 (3.40%) Apache
2 9 (2.18%) Confluence
3 8 (1.94%) Mendix
4 7 (1.70%) JBoss
5 6 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.97%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.73%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.24%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 59 (14.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (6.07%) SaaS
3 20 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (3.16%) Google Play
5 4 (0.97%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.73%) GitHub
7 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.61%) RS-232
1 19 (4.61%) RS-422
1 19 (4.61%) RS-485
2 18 (4.37%) Wireless
3 8 (1.94%) Ethernet
4 7 (1.70%) Bluetooth
4 7 (1.70%) Internet
4 7 (1.70%) Network Security
4 7 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.46%) VoIP
6 4 (0.97%) Intranet
6 4 (0.97%) SAN
6 4 (0.97%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.73%) GSM
7 3 (0.73%) HTTP
7 3 (0.73%) IPsec
7 3 (0.73%) LTE
7 3 (0.73%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.73%) UMTS
7 3 (0.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.01%) Big Data
3 15 (3.64%) Hadoop
4 14 (3.40%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.16%) MySQL
6 11 (2.67%) Apache Hive
7 9 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.46%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.21%) Impala
10 4 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.73%) GIS
11 3 (0.73%) HBase
11 3 (0.73%) Parquet
11 3 (0.73%) SQLite
12 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.49%) Geospatial Data
12 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 71 (17.23%) Visual Studio
2 51 (12.38%) MSTest
2 51 (12.38%) Ranorex
3 42 (10.19%) Git (software)
4 40 (9.71%) Moq
4 40 (9.71%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 20 (4.85%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.16%) Android Studio
6 13 (3.16%) Selenium
7 12 (2.91%) JIRA
8 11 (2.67%) Subversion
9 8 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.46%) EasyMock
10 6 (1.46%) Maven
11 5 (1.21%) Gradle
11 5 (1.21%) JUnit
11 5 (1.21%) NUnit
11 5 (1.21%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.73%) Hudson
12 3 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
General
1 100 (24.27%) Finance
2 20 (4.85%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.46%) Military
4 5 (1.21%) Electronics
4 5 (1.21%) Retail
5 4 (0.97%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.73%) Automotive
6 3 (0.73%) Avionics
6 3 (0.73%) Games
6 3 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.49%) Law
7 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 162 (39.32%) Developer
2 157 (38.11%) Software Engineer
3 50 (12.14%) Java Developer
4 49 (11.89%) Software Developer
5 40 (9.71%) Senior Software Engineer
6 39 (9.47%) QA Engineer
7 38 (9.22%) C# Developer
7 38 (9.22%) Senior Developer
8 32 (7.77%) C# Software Developer
9 31 (7.52%) Embedded Engineer
9 31 (7.52%) Test Engineer
10 30 (7.28%) QA Test Engineer
11 27 (6.55%) .NET Developer
11 27 (6.55%) C# Software Engineer
11 27 (6.55%) Junior
12 25 (6.07%) Graduate
13 23 (5.58%) QA Leader
14 22 (5.34%) Architect
15 21 (5.10%) .NET Software Developer
15 21 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (34.71%) .NET
2 49 (11.89%) Velocity
3 42 (10.19%) HTML
4 38 (9.22%) CSS
5 36 (8.74%) WPF
6 35 (8.50%) WCF
7 33 (8.01%) ASP.NET
8 28 (6.80%) AngularJS
9 23 (5.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 22 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (4.61%) XML
12 18 (4.37%) Spring
13 17 (4.13%) REST
13 17 (4.13%) WinForms
14 16 (3.88%) Web Services
15 14 (3.40%) .NET Framework
15 14 (3.40%) Django
16 13 (3.16%) Android SDK
16 13 (3.16%) Middleware
17 12 (2.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.50%) Reinsurance
2 24 (5.83%) Embedded Systems
3 22 (5.34%) Algorithms
4 19 (4.61%) Fintech
5 17 (4.13%) Mobile App
6 16 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (3.88%) User Experience
7 11 (2.67%) N-Tier
8 9 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (1.94%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.70%) Device Driver
11 6 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.97%) LIMS
13 3 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
14 2 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (0.49%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.49%) Life Science
14 2 (0.49%) Smart Meter
15 1 (0.24%) 3D Graphics
15 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 62 (15.05%) Linux
2 43 (10.44%) Windows
3 17 (4.13%) Android
4 12 (2.91%) Unix
5 7 (1.70%) FreeRTOS
6 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.24%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (53.88%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (24.76%) Scrum
3 84 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
4 81 (19.66%) OO
5 79 (19.17%) Test Automation
6 74 (17.96%) Unit Testing
7 60 (14.56%) Computer Science
7 60 (14.56%) TDD
8 54 (13.11%) Customer Requirements
9 52 (12.62%) Refactoring
10 41 (9.95%) DevOps
11 40 (9.71%) Defect Management
11 40 (9.71%) Mathematics
11 40 (9.71%) Risk Management
12 39 (9.47%) Acceptance Criteria
12 39 (9.47%) OOD
13 38 (9.22%) User Stories
14 37 (8.98%) SOLID
15 36 (8.74%) Physics
16 35 (8.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 190 (46.12%) C#
2 136 (33.01%) Java
3 92 (22.33%) C++
4 85 (20.63%) SQL
5 74 (17.96%) JavaScript
6 68 (16.50%) C
7 61 (14.81%) Python
8 22 (5.34%) Embedded C
9 11 (2.67%) Bash Shell
9 11 (2.67%) PHP
10 9 (2.18%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.94%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.46%) Ada
12 6 (1.46%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.21%) F#
13 5 (1.21%) Haskell
13 5 (1.21%) Java 8
13 5 (1.21%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.21%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.97%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 71 (17.23%) Degree
2 30 (7.28%) Security Cleared
3 21 (5.10%) SC Cleared
4 19 (4.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.70%) PhD
6 6 (1.46%) AWS Certification
7 5 (1.21%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.97%) CISA
8 4 (0.97%) CISM
8 4 (0.97%) CISSP
8 4 (0.97%) HND
8 4 (0.97%) MCP
8 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.97%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (0.73%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (14.81%) QA
2 5 (1.21%) GDPR
3 4 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 4 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (2.67%) Docker
2 4 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.73%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 45 (10.92%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.67%) Ansible
3 3 (0.73%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 61 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.40%) Google
3 13 (3.16%) Oracle
4 8 (1.94%) TOWER Software
5 5 (1.21%) Tableau
6 4 (0.97%) Blue Prism
6 4 (0.97%) Splunk
6 4 (0.97%) VMware
7 3 (0.73%) Cisco
7 3 (0.73%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.49%) Civica
9 1 (0.24%) Freescale
9 1 (0.24%) QNX
9 1 (0.24%) Xceptor