The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 30 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 81 54 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.95% 8.32% 6.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.17% 8.49% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 71 52 43
Average salary £43,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior 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
883 636 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.57% 98.00% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 778 500 572
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Brighton

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 76 (55.07%) HTML
2 72 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 66 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (44.93%) MVC
4 62 (44.93%) CSS
5 57 (41.30%) .NET
6 55 (39.86%) C#
7 47 (34.06%) SQL
8 45 (32.61%) SQL Server
8 45 (32.61%) OO
9 41 (29.71%) Linux
10 40 (28.99%) ASP.NET
10 40 (28.99%) XML
10 40 (28.99%) Java
11 36 (26.09%) Web Services
12 35 (25.36%) Spring
13 33 (23.91%) Git (software)
14 32 (23.19%) Subversion
15 30 (21.74%) MySQL
16 29 (21.01%) Tomcat
16 29 (21.01%) Hibernate
17 28 (20.29%) UNIX
17 28 (20.29%) jQuery
18 27 (19.57%) Web Development
18 27 (19.57%) XPath
18 27 (19.57%) Perl
18 27 (19.57%) XQuery
19 26 (18.84%) Scrum
20 25 (18.12%) OOP
20 25 (18.12%) WCF

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (21.01%) Tomcat
2 14 (10.14%) Jetty
3 9 (6.52%) CMS
4 8 (5.80%) Apache
4 8 (5.80%) WordPress
4 8 (5.80%) TYPO3
5 5 (3.62%) IIS
6 4 (2.90%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.17%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.17%) JBoss
8 2 (1.45%) Node.js
9 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (7.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.59%) HTTP
2 3 (2.17%) Internet
2 3 (2.17%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 30 (21.74%) MySQL
3 21 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (10.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (8.70%) MongoDB
6 10 (7.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 5 (3.62%) SQLite
7 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.62%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.62%) BaseX
7 5 (3.62%) MarkLogic
7 5 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.17%) SQL CLR
9 3 (2.17%) Big Data
9 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.45%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 33 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 32 (23.19%) Subversion
3 18 (13.04%) Ant
4 16 (11.59%) Maven
5 14 (10.14%) Visual Studio
6 10 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (6.52%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.17%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.17%) JUnit
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (12.32%) Finance
2 8 (5.80%) Marketing
3 6 (4.35%) Publishing
4 2 (1.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (55.07%) HTML
2 62 (44.93%) CSS
3 57 (41.30%) .NET
4 40 (28.99%) ASP.NET
4 40 (28.99%) XML
5 36 (26.09%) Web Services
6 35 (25.36%) Spring
7 29 (21.01%) Hibernate
8 28 (20.29%) jQuery
9 25 (18.12%) WCF
10 24 (17.39%) JPA
11 20 (14.49%) Java EE
12 19 (13.77%) SOAP
13 18 (13.04%) XSLT
13 18 (13.04%) J2EE
14 17 (12.32%) Spring MVC
15 16 (11.59%) Core Animation
16 14 (10.14%) .NET Framework
17 9 (6.52%) Cocoon
17 9 (6.52%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Animation
2 15 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.25%) Open Source
4 8 (5.80%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.90%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.90%) User Experience
5 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.17%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.45%) Social Media
8 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.72%) New Media
8 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 41 (29.71%) Linux
2 28 (20.29%) UNIX
3 18 (13.04%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (44.93%) MVC
3 45 (32.61%) OO
4 27 (19.57%) Web Development
5 26 (18.84%) Scrum
6 25 (18.12%) OOP
7 19 (13.77%) iOS Development
8 18 (13.04%) TDD
9 16 (11.59%) E-Commerce
9 16 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (9.42%) Pair Programming
11 12 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 8 (5.80%) Software Architecture
13 7 (5.07%) Project Management
14 6 (4.35%) Integration Testing
15 5 (3.62%) Data Modelling
15 5 (3.62%) ETL
16 4 (2.90%) OOD
16 4 (2.90%) SOA
16 4 (2.90%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 72 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 55 (39.86%) C#
3 47 (34.06%) SQL
4 40 (28.99%) Java
5 27 (19.57%) XPath
5 27 (19.57%) Perl
5 27 (19.57%) XQuery
6 23 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 20 (14.49%) VB.NET
8 19 (13.77%) VB
9 18 (13.04%) Ruby
10 17 (12.32%) VB6
11 16 (11.59%) PHP
11 16 (11.59%) Groovy
11 16 (11.59%) Scala
12 7 (5.07%) F#
12 7 (5.07%) Objective-C
13 6 (4.35%) Python
14 3 (2.17%) C++
15 2 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.35%) VCP4
1 6 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (1.45%) OCPJWCD
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.80%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (5.80%) Vagrant
1 8 (5.80%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (13.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.32%) Oracle
3 2 (1.45%) Sun
3 2 (1.45%) Informatica
4 1 (0.72%) Zend
4 1 (0.72%) SAP
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