The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 399 653 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 47.84% 51.95% 53.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 49.63% 52.66% 54.77%
Number of salaries quoted 344 577 354
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
804 1240 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.40% 98.65% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 672 1060 640
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Developer
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Brighton region.

Developer Salary Trend in Brighton

Developer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 512 (54.82%) C#
2 491 (52.57%) .NET
3 462 (49.46%) HTML
4 457 (48.93%) JavaScript
5 424 (45.40%) CSS
6 348 (37.26%) ASP.NET
7 318 (34.05%) SQL Server
8 296 (31.69%) SQL
8 296 (31.69%) Agile Software Development
9 267 (28.59%) MVC
10 248 (26.55%) jQuery
11 184 (19.70%) Linux
12 166 (17.77%) TDD
13 157 (16.81%) Web Services
14 149 (15.95%) Visual Studio
14 149 (15.95%) HTML5
15 142 (15.20%) OO
16 139 (14.88%) MySQL
17 135 (14.45%) PHP
18 116 (12.42%) XML
19 109 (11.67%) WCF
20 107 (11.46%) Degree
21 102 (10.92%) Scrum
21 102 (10.92%) VB.NET
22 101 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
23 98 (10.49%) T-SQL
24 94 (10.06%) Git (software)
24 94 (10.06%) Java
24 94 (10.06%) Ajax
25 88 (9.42%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (5.57%) Apache
2 47 (5.03%) CMS
3 31 (3.32%) Moodle
4 20 (2.14%) Node.js
4 20 (2.14%) Tomcat
5 17 (1.82%) IIS
6 15 (1.61%) Jetty
6 15 (1.61%) WordPress
7 11 (1.18%) Umbraco
7 11 (1.18%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.07%) TYPO3
9 9 (0.96%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.75%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.64%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.32%) Documentum
12 3 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.32%) ExpressionEngine
13 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.21%) Drupal
13 2 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 68 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.11%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.96%) SaaS
2 17 (1.82%) GitHub
3 13 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.21%) PaaS
5 2 (0.21%) Heroku
6 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.14%) LDAP
2 18 (1.93%) Intranet
3 11 (1.18%) HTTP
4 7 (0.75%) Internet
5 5 (0.54%) SSL
6 4 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (34.05%) SQL Server
2 139 (14.88%) MySQL
3 64 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (4.71%) NoSQL
6 43 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (4.39%) Relational Database
8 39 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 38 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 34 (3.64%) MongoDB
10 34 (3.64%) Big Data
11 31 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (2.78%) SQL CLR
12 26 (2.78%) SQLite
13 21 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (1.61%) Firebird
16 11 (1.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
17 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 8 (0.86%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 149 (15.95%) Visual Studio
2 94 (10.06%) Git (software)
3 50 (5.35%) NUnit
4 35 (3.75%) Subversion
4 35 (3.75%) Moq
5 27 (2.89%) ReSharper
6 26 (2.78%) MSTest
6 26 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
7 20 (2.14%) Grunt
8 18 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (1.61%) JUnit
9 15 (1.61%) TeamCity
10 14 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (1.50%) Eclipse
10 14 (1.50%) Toad
11 13 (1.39%) Ant
11 13 (1.39%) StyleCop
12 12 (1.28%) Cucumber
13 11 (1.18%) Maven
14 10 (1.07%) PowerBuilder
General
1 82 (8.78%) Finance
2 37 (3.96%) Marketing
3 21 (2.25%) Publishing
4 20 (2.14%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.39%) Retail
6 12 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 9 (0.96%) Back Office
7 9 (0.96%) Legal
7 9 (0.96%) Games
8 8 (0.86%) Law
9 5 (0.54%) Advertising
9 5 (0.54%) Front Office
10 4 (0.43%) Local Government
11 1 (0.11%) Billing
11 1 (0.11%) Military
11 1 (0.11%) Banking
11 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 491 (52.57%) .NET
2 462 (49.46%) HTML
3 424 (45.40%) CSS
4 348 (37.26%) ASP.NET
5 248 (26.55%) jQuery
6 157 (16.81%) Web Services
7 149 (15.95%) HTML5
8 116 (12.42%) XML
9 109 (11.67%) WCF
10 101 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 94 (10.06%) Ajax
12 88 (9.42%) CSS3
13 72 (7.71%) .NET Framework
14 69 (7.39%) AngularJS
15 65 (6.96%) Sass
16 57 (6.10%) KnockoutJS
17 55 (5.89%) Spring
18 50 (5.35%) Entity Framework
19 43 (4.60%) XSLT
20 41 (4.39%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 82 (8.78%) Computer Science
2 61 (6.53%) User Experience
3 46 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (4.60%) Data Integration
5 42 (4.50%) Mobile App
6 33 (3.53%) Inversion of Control
7 24 (2.57%) E-Learning
8 22 (2.36%) Raspberry Pi
9 21 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
10 11 (1.18%) Social Media
11 8 (0.86%) Digital Media
12 7 (0.75%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.64%) VSAM
14 5 (0.54%) NHS
14 5 (0.54%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.54%) Device Driver
14 5 (0.54%) Streaming Video
14 5 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.54%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.54%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 184 (19.70%) Linux
2 69 (7.39%) Windows
3 67 (7.17%) UNIX
4 32 (3.43%) Android
5 27 (2.89%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.46%) Embedded Linux
7 14 (1.50%) AIX
8 2 (0.21%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (31.69%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (28.59%) MVC
3 166 (17.77%) TDD
4 142 (15.20%) OO
5 102 (10.92%) Scrum
6 86 (9.21%) Software Engineering
6 86 (9.21%) OOP
7 85 (9.10%) Web Development
8 61 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
9 56 (6.00%) ETL
10 52 (5.57%) Open Source
11 51 (5.46%) Data Transformation
11 51 (5.46%) Mobile Development
12 43 (4.60%) OOD
13 40 (4.28%) Performance Tuning
14 38 (4.07%) E-Commerce
15 35 (3.75%) Responsive Web Design
16 34 (3.64%) Web Application Development
16 34 (3.64%) BDD
16 34 (3.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 512 (54.82%) C#
2 457 (48.93%) JavaScript
3 296 (31.69%) SQL
4 135 (14.45%) PHP
5 102 (10.92%) VB.NET
6 98 (10.49%) T-SQL
7 94 (10.06%) Java
8 68 (7.28%) C++
9 61 (6.53%) VB
10 43 (4.60%) C
11 42 (4.50%) VB6
12 37 (3.96%) Lua
13 36 (3.85%) Python
14 31 (3.32%) PL/SQL
15 25 (2.68%) Bash Shell
16 19 (2.03%) F#
17 17 (1.82%) Embedded C++
18 14 (1.50%) Ruby
19 13 (1.39%) XPath
19 13 (1.39%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 107 (11.46%) Degree
2 6 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.64%) QA
2 21 (2.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.32%) Varnish
3 1 (0.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (1.07%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 70 (7.49%) Oracle
2 68 (7.28%) Microsoft
3 17 (1.82%) Zend
4 12 (1.28%) Adobe
5 11 (1.18%) Google
6 7 (0.75%) Sage
7 6 (0.64%) OpenText
7 6 (0.64%) RedDot
8 5 (0.54%) Sybase
9 3 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.32%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.21%) Twitter
11 1 (0.11%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.11%) Tableau
11 1 (0.11%) Appcelerator
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