Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 40 25
Rank change year-on-year +13 -15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 449 362 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.52% 6.21% 8.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.48% 7.27% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 414 356 796
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,875 £62,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 5,297 4,982 6,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.77% 85.45% 87.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,328 4,136 6,006
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +4 88 £50,000 +2.56% 17
Camberley +20 64 £52,500 +16.67% 6
Woking -17 26 £44,000 -7.37% 6
Redhill -2 24 £45,000 -12.20% 2
Leatherhead +10 19 £61,250 +44.12% 4
Weybridge -1 19 £57,500 +109.09% 1
Reigate -27 16 £50,000 +112.77% 11
Egham - 16 £60,000 -
Staines -4 14 £45,000 - 4
Walton-on-Thames - 10 £51,250 - 5
Epsom - 10 £27,500 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 8 £40,000 - 1
Chertsey +3 5 £35,500 -
Dorking +1 5 £55,000 +46.67% 1
Farnham - 4 £38,750 - 3
Godalming - 2 £42,500 -
Shepperton - 1 - - 1
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 186 (41.43%) C++
2 181 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (32.74%) C#
4 144 (32.07%) JavaScript
5 131 (29.18%) Java
6 126 (28.06%) Linux
7 121 (26.95%) Degree
8 118 (26.28%) .NET
9 112 (24.94%) TDD
10 98 (21.83%) Scrum
11 95 (21.16%) HTML
11 95 (21.16%) SQL
12 81 (18.04%) OO
13 80 (17.82%) Python
14 78 (17.37%) SQL Server
15 73 (16.26%) Telecoms
16 68 (15.14%) Multithreading
17 67 (14.92%) Computer Science
18 65 (14.48%) Microsoft
19 63 (14.03%) Web Services
20 62 (13.81%) Windows
20 62 (13.81%) ASP.NET
21 58 (12.92%) .NET Framework
22 54 (12.03%) Spring
23 53 (11.80%) C
23 53 (11.80%) SDLC
24 52 (11.58%) REST
25 50 (11.14%) STL
26 49 (10.91%) CSS
26 49 (10.91%) 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 9 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (2.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (1.56%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.34%) Apache
4 5 (1.11%) nginx
4 5 (1.11%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.22%) CMS
6 1 (0.22%) Confluence
6 1 (0.22%) IIS
6 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.45%) GIMP
2 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.22%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.22%) Simulink
3 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.13%) SaaS
2 26 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (4.23%) Dynamics 365
4 18 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.45%) IaaS
7 2 (0.45%) Office 365
7 2 (0.45%) PaaS
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 49 (10.91%) GSM
1 49 (10.91%) LTE
1 49 (10.91%) UMTS
2 45 (10.02%) Wireshark
3 38 (8.46%) Diameter Protocol
3 38 (8.46%) RANAP
4 34 (7.57%) Asterisk PBX
4 34 (7.57%) GGSN
4 34 (7.57%) MGW
4 34 (7.57%) PBX
4 34 (7.57%) RTP
4 34 (7.57%) SGSN
5 28 (6.24%) TCP/IP
6 18 (4.01%) VoIP
7 14 (3.12%) VPN
8 10 (2.23%) IPsec
8 10 (2.23%) M3UA
8 10 (2.23%) SCCP
8 10 (2.23%) SCTP
8 10 (2.23%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.58%) MySQL
3 30 (6.68%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.90%) Big Data
4 22 (4.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 21 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (3.12%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.23%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.78%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.34%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.34%) Redis
11 5 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.11%) Flink
11 5 (1.11%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.67%) DB2
12 3 (0.67%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 45 (10.02%) Subversion
2 43 (9.58%) GCC
3 41 (9.13%) GDB
4 40 (8.91%) Git (software)
5 34 (7.57%) Trac
6 30 (6.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (5.57%) NUnit
8 23 (5.12%) Visual Studio
9 16 (3.56%) Selenium
10 12 (2.67%) JIRA
11 6 (1.34%) Jenkins
12 5 (1.11%) Grunt
12 5 (1.11%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.11%) Protractor
12 5 (1.11%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.89%) GoogleTest
13 4 (0.89%) TeamCity
14 3 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
14 3 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 73 (16.26%) Telecoms
2 42 (9.35%) Finance
3 17 (3.79%) Advertising
4 16 (3.56%) Automotive
5 15 (3.34%) Aerospace
6 14 (3.12%) Banking
7 12 (2.67%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.67%) Military
8 11 (2.45%) Electronics
8 11 (2.45%) Marketing
9 9 (2.00%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.67%) Games
11 2 (0.45%) Legal
12 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 209 (46.55%) Software Engineer
2 181 (40.31%) Developer
3 103 (22.94%) C++ Software Engineer
4 70 (15.59%) Software Developer
5 66 (14.70%) Java Developer
6 56 (12.47%) Senior Software Engineer
7 46 (10.24%) .NET Developer
8 44 (9.80%) C# Developer
9 40 (8.91%) Telecoms Engineer
10 38 (8.46%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 34 (7.57%) Java Software Developer
12 33 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
13 30 (6.68%) Agile Developer
13 30 (6.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 28 (6.24%) C# Software Developer
14 28 (6.24%) Senior Developer
15 27 (6.01%) Agile Java Developer
15 27 (6.01%) C# Software Engineer
15 27 (6.01%) Core Network Engineer
15 27 (6.01%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (26.28%) .NET
2 95 (21.16%) HTML
3 63 (14.03%) Web Services
4 62 (13.81%) ASP.NET
5 58 (12.92%) .NET Framework
6 54 (12.03%) Spring
7 52 (11.58%) REST
8 50 (11.14%) STL
9 49 (10.91%) CSS
10 48 (10.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 46 (10.24%) AngularJS
12 40 (8.91%) RESTful
13 38 (8.46%) HTML5
14 37 (8.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 36 (8.02%) Qt
16 31 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
16 31 (6.90%) SOAP
17 27 (6.01%) Hibernate
17 27 (6.01%) Java EE
18 24 (5.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.92%) Computer Science
2 34 (7.57%) Algorithms
3 25 (5.57%) User Experience
4 19 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (2.45%) Fintech
5 11 (2.45%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.11%) PKI
7 4 (0.89%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.89%) Contactless
8 3 (0.67%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (0.67%) EMV
8 3 (0.67%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.67%) Tandem
9 2 (0.45%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.45%) Clustering
9 2 (0.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.45%) VHDL
9 2 (0.45%) Video\Live Streaming
9 2 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 126 (28.06%) Linux
2 62 (13.81%) Windows
3 23 (5.12%) Unix
4 14 (3.12%) Android
5 9 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.67%) Solaris
7 3 (0.67%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.67%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (24.94%) TDD
3 98 (21.83%) Scrum
4 81 (18.04%) OO
5 68 (15.14%) Multithreading
6 53 (11.80%) SDLC
7 47 (10.47%) Unit Testing
8 45 (10.02%) MVC
8 45 (10.02%) Software Architecture
9 42 (9.35%) OOP
10 39 (8.69%) Cross-Platform Development
11 36 (8.02%) Mentoring
12 34 (7.57%) Test Automation
13 27 (6.01%) DevOps
13 27 (6.01%) Mathematics
14 26 (5.79%) BDD
15 24 (5.35%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (5.35%) High Availability
16 23 (5.12%) API Development
17 21 (4.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 186 (41.43%) C++
2 147 (32.74%) C#
3 144 (32.07%) JavaScript
4 131 (29.18%) Java
5 95 (21.16%) SQL
6 80 (17.82%) Python
7 53 (11.80%) C
8 24 (5.35%) Perl
9 23 (5.12%) PHP
9 23 (5.12%) T-SQL
10 18 (4.01%) PowerShell
10 18 (4.01%) Scala
11 15 (3.34%) VB.NET
12 13 (2.90%) PL/SQL
13 12 (2.67%) Bash Shell
14 10 (2.23%) Embedded C
14 10 (2.23%) ES6
15 8 (1.78%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.78%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 121 (26.95%) Degree
2 34 (7.57%) Security Cleared
3 33 (7.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (5.35%) SC Cleared
5 23 (5.12%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (1.56%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.34%) Master's Degree
7 6 (1.34%) PhD
8 4 (0.89%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (0.67%) HND
9 3 (0.67%) ISEB
9 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.22%) APMG
11 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.35%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) MISRA
2 1 (0.22%) MISRA C
System Software
1 11 (2.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.00%) Firmware
3 3 (0.67%) Docker
3 3 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.45%) LXC
5 1 (0.22%) OpenDJ
5 1 (0.22%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 4 (0.89%) Puppet
2 3 (0.67%) Ansible
2 3 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.22%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 65 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 47 (10.47%) Oracle
3 44 (9.80%) Cisco
4 23 (5.12%) Sun
5 10 (2.23%) VMware
6 5 (1.11%) Google
6 5 (1.11%) SAP
7 4 (0.89%) ArcSight
7 4 (0.89%) Hortonworks
7 4 (0.89%) HP
7 4 (0.89%) Jaspersoft
8 3 (0.67%) Apigee
8 3 (0.67%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.67%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.45%) Adobe
9 2 (0.45%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.45%) Twitter
10 1 (0.22%) Apple
10 1 (0.22%) F5
10 1 (0.22%) Rackspace