The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Brighton region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 52 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 37 79 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.99% 9.47% 10.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 9.52% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 71 119
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Software 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
921 830 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.35% 99.52% 99.59%
Number of salaries quoted 789 689 1042
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Brighton

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 42 (66.67%) .NET
2 39 (61.90%) SQL Server
3 28 (44.44%) MVC
4 27 (42.86%) C#
5 25 (39.68%) PHP
5 25 (39.68%) CSS
5 25 (39.68%) MySQL
6 24 (38.10%) TDD
7 23 (36.51%) Java
8 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
9 21 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 20 (31.75%) SQL
10 20 (31.75%) HTML
11 18 (28.57%) Scrum
12 17 (26.98%) NoSQL
13 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (20.63%) .NET Framework
15 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
15 13 (20.63%) XML
16 12 (19.05%) Symfony
16 12 (19.05%) Zend
16 12 (19.05%) Laravel
17 11 (17.46%) jQuery
17 11 (17.46%) XSLT
17 11 (17.46%) Linux
18 8 (12.70%) OOP
18 8 (12.70%) Apache
18 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
18 8 (12.70%) JSP

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 8 (12.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (39.68%) MySQL
3 17 (26.98%) NoSQL
4 6 (9.52%) Firebird
4 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) ReSharper
1 6 (9.52%) TeamCity
1 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio
1 6 (9.52%) yacc
2 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.52%) Legal
2 4 (6.35%) Games
3 3 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (66.67%) .NET
2 25 (39.68%) CSS
3 21 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 20 (31.75%) HTML
5 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (20.63%) .NET Framework
6 13 (20.63%) XML
7 12 (19.05%) Laravel
7 12 (19.05%) Symfony
8 11 (17.46%) jQuery
8 11 (17.46%) XSLT
9 8 (12.70%) FreeMarker
9 8 (12.70%) Hibernate
9 8 (12.70%) JPA
9 8 (12.70%) JSP
9 8 (12.70%) Spring
10 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (11.11%) Entity Framework
11 6 (9.52%) Catalyst
11 6 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) MVC
2 24 (38.10%) TDD
3 18 (28.57%) Scrum
4 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.70%) OOP
5 8 (12.70%) User Stories
6 7 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 7 (11.11%) OO
6 7 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 6 (9.52%) SOA
8 3 (4.76%) Front End Development
8 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.59%) OOD
9 1 (1.59%) Process Improvement
9 1 (1.59%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) C#
2 25 (39.68%) PHP
3 23 (36.51%) Java
4 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
5 20 (31.75%) SQL
6 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
7 6 (9.52%) Perl
7 6 (9.52%) VB
8 3 (4.76%) C
8 3 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 3 (4.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Zend
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
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