Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Surrey
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 20 34
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 261 402 387
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 11.07% 9.34% 7.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.10% 10.07% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 213 394 387
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,125 £26,700
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.63% +7.22%

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 2,157 3,992 4,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 91.48% 92.71% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,815 3,263 3,925
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Surrey

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Engineering in Surrey.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Surrey

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Engineering in Surrey over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 2020. 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 +4 65 £50,000 +2.56% 20
Reigate -11 28 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Redhill -12 18 £60,000 +26.32% 1
Woking +10 17 £60,000 +114.29% 2
Staines +9 13 £60,000 +0.84%
Egham - 11 - -
Leatherhead +31 8 £50,000 -16.67% 2
Chertsey 0 8 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Camberley +14 7 £65,500 +24.76% 1
Godalming -2 7 £44,000 -20.00%
Farnham +1 2 £45,000 +24.14%
Weybridge +10 1 £55,000 -21.43%
Dorking -1 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Caterham -2 1 £45,000 -14.29%
Sunbury-on-Thames -6 1 £40,000 -22.33% 2
Epsom -7 1 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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.

1 118 (45.21%) C#
2 92 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (34.48%) Linux
4 89 (34.10%) Degree
5 88 (33.72%) C++
5 88 (33.72%) JavaScript
6 87 (33.33%) Docker
7 83 (31.80%) SQL
7 83 (31.80%) .NET
8 73 (27.97%) Scrum
9 72 (27.59%) HTML
10 66 (25.29%) C
11 63 (24.14%) CSS
12 61 (23.37%) .NET Core
13 59 (22.61%) Python
14 54 (20.69%) Computer Science
15 48 (18.39%) Problem-Solving
15 48 (18.39%) Microservices
16 47 (18.01%) Java
17 45 (17.24%) Azure
18 44 (16.86%) AngularJS
19 41 (15.71%) Test Automation
19 41 (15.71%) .NET Framework
20 40 (15.33%) Git (software)
20 40 (15.33%) DevOps
21 35 (13.41%) Artificial Intelligence
22 34 (13.03%) Machine Learning
23 33 (12.64%) Finance
24 32 (12.26%) Windows
25 31 (11.88%) JIRA

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 (5.36%) CICS
2 12 (4.60%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.07%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.30%) Apache
5 4 (1.53%) Confluence
6 3 (1.15%) JBoss
6 3 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.38%) GemFire
Applications
1 7 (2.68%) MS Visio
1 7 (2.68%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 45 (17.24%) Azure
2 22 (8.43%) AWS
3 13 (4.98%) SaaS
4 4 (1.53%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.38%) GCP
5 1 (0.38%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.92%) VoIP
1 5 (1.92%) Wireless
2 3 (1.15%) LTE
2 3 (1.15%) MQTT
2 3 (1.15%) RTP
3 2 (0.77%) CTI
3 2 (0.77%) SNMP
3 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) NAS
4 1 (0.38%) RS-232
4 1 (0.38%) RS-422
4 1 (0.38%) RS-485
4 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.98%) DB2
1 13 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (4.60%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.07%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.30%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.15%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.15%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.77%) Big Data
7 2 (0.77%) MySQL
8 1 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.38%) KDB
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.38%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 40 (15.33%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.88%) JIRA
3 30 (11.49%) Jenkins
4 23 (8.81%) Selenium
5 13 (4.98%) JMeter
6 11 (4.21%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.45%) Gradle
7 9 (3.45%) HP UFT
7 9 (3.45%) JUnit
7 9 (3.45%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.92%) Liquibase
8 5 (1.92%) Moq
8 5 (1.92%) MSTest
8 5 (1.92%) TestComplete
9 4 (1.53%) Subversion
10 3 (1.15%) Cypress.io
10 3 (1.15%) NUnit
10 3 (1.15%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.77%) Ranorex
12 1 (0.38%) SonarQube
General
1 33 (12.64%) Finance
2 16 (6.13%) Manufacturing
3 15 (5.75%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.98%) Retail
5 7 (2.68%) Electronics
6 4 (1.53%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.53%) Military
7 3 (1.15%) Back Office
7 3 (1.15%) Games
7 3 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 150 (57.47%) Software Engineer
2 88 (33.72%) Developer
3 69 (26.44%) Senior Software Engineer
4 37 (14.18%) Software Developer
5 33 (12.64%) Embedded Engineer
5 33 (12.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 32 (12.26%) C++ Software Engineer
6 32 (12.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 29 (11.11%) Python Engineer
7 29 (11.11%) Python Software Engineer
8 27 (10.34%) Web Engineer
9 26 (9.96%) Applications Developer
9 26 (9.96%) Applications Engineer
9 26 (9.96%) Python Developer
9 26 (9.96%) Web Applications Developer
9 26 (9.96%) Web Applications Engineer
10 22 (8.43%) .NET Developer
11 20 (7.66%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 19 (7.28%) C Software Engineer
12 19 (7.28%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (31.80%) .NET
2 72 (27.59%) HTML
3 63 (24.14%) CSS
4 61 (23.37%) .NET Core
5 44 (16.86%) AngularJS
6 41 (15.71%) .NET Framework
7 30 (11.49%) RESTful
8 23 (8.81%) REST
9 14 (5.36%) Spring
10 12 (4.60%) ASP.NET
11 11 (4.21%) Kafka
11 11 (4.21%) React
12 9 (3.45%) Vue.js
12 9 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (3.07%) WCF
14 7 (2.68%) Middleware
14 7 (2.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (2.68%) WPF
15 6 (2.30%) J2EE
15 6 (2.30%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.58%) User Experience
3 18 (6.90%) Mainframe
4 14 (5.36%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (3.83%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.83%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
7 8 (3.07%) LIMS
8 5 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.15%) Robotics
10 3 (1.15%) VHDL
11 2 (0.77%) PMI
12 1 (0.38%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.38%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.38%) LPAR
12 1 (0.38%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.38%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 90 (34.48%) Linux
2 32 (12.26%) Windows
3 21 (8.05%) Embedded Linux
4 20 (7.66%) Unix
5 4 (1.53%) CentOS
6 2 (0.77%) Robot Operating System
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (27.97%) Scrum
3 54 (20.69%) Computer Science
4 48 (18.39%) Microservices
4 48 (18.39%) Problem-Solving
5 41 (15.71%) Test Automation
6 40 (15.33%) DevOps
7 35 (13.41%) Artificial Intelligence
8 34 (13.03%) Machine Learning
9 30 (11.49%) Decision-Making
10 29 (11.11%) OO
11 24 (9.20%) Front End Development
11 24 (9.20%) Mentoring
11 24 (9.20%) MVC
11 24 (9.20%) Unit Testing
12 22 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (8.43%) SDLC
13 20 (7.66%) Continuous Delivery
14 18 (6.90%) Epics
15 16 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 118 (45.21%) C#
2 88 (33.72%) C++
2 88 (33.72%) JavaScript
3 83 (31.80%) SQL
4 66 (25.29%) C
5 59 (22.61%) Python
6 47 (18.01%) Java
7 22 (8.43%) TypeScript
8 18 (6.90%) Bash Shell
9 17 (6.51%) VB
10 13 (4.98%) Perl
11 12 (4.60%) Java 8
12 11 (4.21%) COBOL
13 9 (3.45%) Assembly Language
13 9 (3.45%) PL/1
14 8 (3.07%) HLASM
14 8 (3.07%) REXX
15 7 (2.68%) Embedded C++
15 7 (2.68%) Go
16 6 (2.30%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 89 (34.10%) Degree
2 20 (7.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (4.60%) PMI Certification
4 11 (4.21%) ISTQB
4 11 (4.21%) PMP
4 11 (4.21%) Security Cleared
5 10 (3.83%) ISEB
6 9 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.15%) PhD
8 2 (0.77%) CISSP
8 2 (0.77%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.49%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.77%) DICOM
3 2 (0.77%) GDPR
3 2 (0.77%) HL7
3 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 87 (33.33%) Docker
2 11 (4.21%) RACF
3 10 (3.83%) ACF2
4 4 (1.53%) Firmware
5 1 (0.38%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (0.38%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 11 (4.21%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.77%) Grafana
2 2 (0.77%) Terraform
3 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.38%) Rancher
Vendors
1 19 (7.28%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.98%) Oracle
3 11 (4.21%) Actian
4 10 (3.83%) IBM
5 9 (3.45%) HP
6 4 (1.53%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.77%) Avaya
7 2 (0.77%) Mitel
8 1 (0.38%) Informatica
8 1 (0.38%) Thunderhead