Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 27 27
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 478 529 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.68% 7.97% 7.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.65% 9.30% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 426 523 738
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 5529 5686 7438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.85% 85.68% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4473 4758 6464
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,500 £70,000 £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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -14 64 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Camberley +15 49 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Redhill -3 34 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Woking -20 25 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Walton-on-Thames +4 24 £48,500 +2.11% 1
Weybridge -2 20 £57,500 +109.09% 4
Egham - 16 £60,000 - 1
Reigate -38 15 £50,000 +11.11%
Leatherhead 0 14 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Staines -6 14 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 9 £40,000 - 1
Epsom +5 8 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Dorking 0 6 £45,000 +24.14%
Chertsey -3 5 £35,500 -
Godalming - 4 £55,000 -
Horley -3 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Shepperton - 1 - -
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 215 (44.98%) C++
1 215 (44.98%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (37.66%) C#
3 162 (33.89%) Linux
4 148 (30.96%) Java
5 147 (30.75%) JavaScript
6 138 (28.87%) .NET
7 129 (26.99%) Scrum
8 126 (26.36%) Degree
9 111 (23.22%) Windows
10 110 (23.01%) Python
11 106 (22.18%) SQL
12 101 (21.13%) TDD
13 94 (19.67%) Finance
14 89 (18.62%) SQL Server
15 87 (18.20%) C
16 85 (17.78%) HTML
17 82 (17.15%) Telecoms
18 76 (15.90%) OO
19 73 (15.27%) Multithreading
20 71 (14.85%) Computer Science
21 70 (14.64%) .NET Framework
21 70 (14.64%) SDLC
22 69 (14.44%) Microsoft
23 67 (14.02%) ASP.NET
24 54 (11.30%) Web Services
25 53 (11.09%) MVC
25 53 (11.09%) Unit Testing
25 53 (11.09%) Security Cleared
26 51 (10.67%) RESTful

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 20 (4.18%) Apache
1 20 (4.18%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (1.46%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.26%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.05%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.84%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.63%) nginx
7 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.21%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.21%) CMS
8 1 (0.21%) Confluence
8 1 (0.21%) IIS
8 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.42%) OrCAD
2 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 18 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (4.18%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (3.77%) SaaS
4 17 (3.56%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.63%) IaaS
6 3 (0.63%) PaaS
7 2 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.42%) Office 365
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.21%) GitHub
8 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.79%) GSM
1 42 (8.79%) LTE
1 42 (8.79%) UMTS
2 35 (7.32%) Wireshark
3 30 (6.28%) Diameter Protocol
3 30 (6.28%) RANAP
4 27 (5.65%) TCP/IP
5 26 (5.44%) Asterisk PBX
5 26 (5.44%) PBX
5 26 (5.44%) RTP
6 25 (5.23%) MGW
6 25 (5.23%) SGSN
7 24 (5.02%) GGSN
7 24 (5.02%) VoIP
8 14 (2.93%) VPN
9 10 (2.09%) HTTP
9 10 (2.09%) IPsec
9 10 (2.09%) SCCP
9 10 (2.09%) SCTP
9 10 (2.09%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (18.62%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.95%) Big Data
3 30 (6.28%) MySQL
4 25 (5.23%) Relational Database
4 25 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (4.60%) SQL Server 2016
6 21 (4.39%) Hadoop
7 13 (2.72%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.26%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.26%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.84%) DB2
11 4 (0.84%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.84%) Redis
12 3 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.63%) Infinispan
12 3 (0.63%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 36 (7.53%) Subversion
2 33 (6.90%) GCC
3 31 (6.49%) Git (software)
4 28 (5.86%) NUnit
5 27 (5.65%) GDB
5 27 (5.65%) Visual Studio
6 26 (5.44%) Trac
7 24 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (3.35%) Selenium
9 14 (2.93%) Jenkins
9 14 (2.93%) JIRA
10 8 (1.67%) InstallShield
10 8 (1.67%) JUnit
11 6 (1.26%) Protractor
11 6 (1.26%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.26%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.05%) Grunt
12 5 (1.05%) Jasmine
13 4 (0.84%) Clang
13 4 (0.84%) CruiseControl
General
1 94 (19.67%) Finance
2 82 (17.15%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.86%) Automotive
4 25 (5.23%) Electronics
5 24 (5.02%) Manufacturing
5 24 (5.02%) Marketing
6 22 (4.60%) Aerospace
7 20 (4.18%) Banking
8 17 (3.56%) Advertising
9 14 (2.93%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.26%) Legal
11 4 (0.84%) Games
11 4 (0.84%) Military
12 3 (0.63%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 187 (39.12%) Developer
2 181 (37.87%) Software Engineer
3 98 (20.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 68 (14.23%) Software Developer
5 61 (12.76%) .NET Developer
6 60 (12.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 56 (11.72%) C# Developer
8 53 (11.09%) Java Developer
9 43 (9.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 40 (8.37%) C# .NET Developer
11 35 (7.32%) Telecoms Engineer
12 30 (6.28%) Agile Developer
12 30 (6.28%) Team Leader
13 28 (5.86%) C# Software Engineer
14 27 (5.65%) Agile Java Developer
14 27 (5.65%) C# Software Developer
15 26 (5.44%) SQL Developer
16 24 (5.02%) .NET Software Developer
16 24 (5.02%) Java Engineer
17 23 (4.81%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (28.87%) .NET
2 85 (17.78%) HTML
3 70 (14.64%) .NET Framework
4 67 (14.02%) ASP.NET
5 54 (11.30%) Web Services
6 51 (10.67%) RESTful
7 48 (10.04%) Spring
8 45 (9.41%) AngularJS
9 42 (8.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 39 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (8.16%) REST
11 38 (7.95%) HTML5
12 37 (7.74%) STL
13 36 (7.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 34 (7.11%) CSS
15 28 (5.86%) XML
16 24 (5.02%) React
17 23 (4.81%) Node.js
17 23 (4.81%) SOAP
18 22 (4.60%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 71 (14.85%) Computer Science
2 36 (7.53%) User Experience
3 23 (4.81%) Algorithms
4 20 (4.18%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (3.14%) Fintech
7 14 (2.93%) Contactless
8 6 (1.26%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.05%) PKI
10 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (0.63%) EMV
11 3 (0.63%) NHS
11 3 (0.63%) Tandem
12 2 (0.42%) Clustering
12 2 (0.42%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (0.42%) Robotics
12 2 (0.42%) Video\Live Streaming
12 2 (0.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 162 (33.89%) Linux
2 111 (23.22%) Windows
3 42 (8.79%) Unix
4 15 (3.14%) Solaris
5 14 (2.93%) Android
6 12 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.09%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.63%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.42%) SUSE
10 2 (0.42%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.21%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (44.98%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (26.99%) Scrum
3 101 (21.13%) TDD
4 76 (15.90%) OO
5 73 (15.27%) Multithreading
6 70 (14.64%) SDLC
7 53 (11.09%) MVC
7 53 (11.09%) Unit Testing
8 45 (9.41%) Test Automation
9 40 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (8.16%) OOP
11 34 (7.11%) Cross-Platform Development
12 33 (6.90%) Mentoring
13 32 (6.69%) Software Architecture
14 27 (5.65%) API Development
15 25 (5.23%) BDD
15 25 (5.23%) DevOps
16 23 (4.81%) Mathematics
17 21 (4.39%) High Availability
17 21 (4.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 215 (44.98%) C++
2 180 (37.66%) C#
3 148 (30.96%) Java
4 147 (30.75%) JavaScript
5 110 (23.01%) Python
6 106 (22.18%) SQL
7 87 (18.20%) C
8 35 (7.32%) Perl
9 25 (5.23%) T-SQL
10 23 (4.81%) Embedded C
11 22 (4.60%) PowerShell
12 21 (4.39%) Scala
13 19 (3.97%) PHP
13 19 (3.97%) VB.NET
14 18 (3.77%) Ruby
15 16 (3.35%) PL/SQL
16 15 (3.14%) Embedded C++
17 14 (2.93%) ES6
18 12 (2.51%) Bash Shell
18 12 (2.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 126 (26.36%) Degree
2 53 (11.09%) Security Cleared
3 31 (6.49%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (3.77%) ISTQB
6 13 (2.72%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (1.67%) ISEB
8 7 (1.46%) APMG
8 7 (1.46%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.46%) PMP
9 5 (1.05%) Master's Degree
9 5 (1.05%) PhD
10 4 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.63%) Chartered Engineer
11 3 (0.63%) HND
11 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.42%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.41%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.21%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.21%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 12 (2.51%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.09%) Firmware
3 5 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.21%) Docker
5 1 (0.21%) OpenDJ
5 1 (0.21%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 4 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.84%) Puppet
2 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.42%) Ansible
4 1 (0.21%) Oozie
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 69 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 47 (9.83%) Oracle
3 36 (7.53%) Cisco
4 19 (3.97%) HP
5 18 (3.77%) Red Hat
6 17 (3.56%) ArcSight
6 17 (3.56%) Hortonworks
6 17 (3.56%) Jaspersoft
7 15 (3.14%) SAP
8 13 (2.72%) Sun
8 13 (2.72%) VMware
9 8 (1.67%) Apigee
10 6 (1.26%) Google
11 2 (0.42%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.42%) TOWER Software
11 2 (0.42%) Twitter
12 1 (0.21%) ForgeRock
12 1 (0.21%) New Relic
12 1 (0.21%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.21%) ServiceNow