Period
to 19 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Woking during the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 41 32
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 21 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 4.64% 5.04% 7.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 5.21% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 44
Woking median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £54,000 £55,125 £51,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Woking
Permanent vacancies in Woking with a recognized job title 189 403 550
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 96.64% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 170 361 498
Woking median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% -9.47% +11.76%
10th Percentile £25,500 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,000 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Woking.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Woking

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Woking.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Woking

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Woking

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Woking over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Woking

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Woking region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) C
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (22.22%) Chemistry
5 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
5 2 (22.22%) Docker
5 2 (22.22%) Life Science
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) HND
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Swing
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Subversion
5 2 (22.22%) Electronics
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) NetBeans
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (11.11%) GIS

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) NetBeans
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) git-flow
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) Swing
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Core
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) React
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 2 (22.22%) Life Science
3 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Chemistry
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
4 1 (11.11%) Image Processing
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SOLID
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) HND
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Civica
1 1 (11.11%) Freescale
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft