The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 28 47 72
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 107 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.73% 4.87% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.82% 4.94% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 102 33 11
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1213 668 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.02% 98.53% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 610 728
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

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 2 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 219 (92.02%) C#
2 214 (89.92%) .NET
3 200 (84.03%) ASP.NET
4 189 (79.41%) SQL
5 127 (53.36%) OO
6 113 (47.48%) WCF
7 104 (43.70%) WinForms
8 103 (43.28%) JavaScript
9 92 (38.66%) WPF
9 92 (38.66%) HTML
10 79 (33.19%) CSS
11 68 (28.57%) MVC
12 67 (28.15%) jQuery
13 60 (25.21%) SQL Server
14 52 (21.85%) Software Engineering
15 48 (20.17%) Degree
15 48 (20.17%) T-SQL
16 45 (18.91%) XML
17 42 (17.65%) TDD
18 37 (15.55%) OOP
18 37 (15.55%) Visual Studio
19 30 (12.61%) OOD
19 30 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
20 28 (11.76%) .NET Framework
20 28 (11.76%) Windows
21 26 (10.92%) XHTML
21 26 (10.92%) Unit Testing
21 26 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC 2
21 26 (10.92%) Razor View Engine
21 26 (10.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (7.98%) IIS
2 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.26%) Internet
2 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (25.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.36%) MySQL
3 7 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (15.55%) Visual Studio
2 24 (10.08%) Subversion
3 12 (5.04%) Visual Studio Team System
3 12 (5.04%) NUnit
3 12 (5.04%) Hudson
3 12 (5.04%) SpecFlow
3 12 (5.04%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.52%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.84%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.84%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.84%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (8.82%) Finance
2 12 (5.04%) Games
3 3 (1.26%) Marketing
3 3 (1.26%) Back Office
4 1 (0.42%) Electronics
4 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (89.92%) .NET
2 200 (84.03%) ASP.NET
3 113 (47.48%) WCF
4 104 (43.70%) WinForms
5 92 (38.66%) WPF
5 92 (38.66%) HTML
6 79 (33.19%) CSS
7 67 (28.15%) jQuery
8 45 (18.91%) XML
9 28 (11.76%) .NET Framework
10 26 (10.92%) XHTML
10 26 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 26 (10.92%) Razor View Engine
10 26 (10.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (5.88%) LINQ
12 11 (4.62%) Web Services
13 10 (4.20%) AngularJS
13 10 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (3.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (3.78%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 7 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.76%) Windows
2 8 (3.36%) Linux
3 6 (2.52%) Android
4 2 (0.84%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (53.36%) OO
2 68 (28.57%) MVC
3 52 (21.85%) Software Engineering
4 42 (17.65%) TDD
5 37 (15.55%) OOP
6 30 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (12.61%) OOD
7 26 (10.92%) Unit Testing
8 18 (7.56%) Mentoring
9 12 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (5.04%) Scrum
10 11 (4.62%) Web Development
11 10 (4.20%) Integration Testing
11 10 (4.20%) Waterfall
11 10 (4.20%) Web Application Development
12 7 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (2.10%) Multithreading
14 3 (1.26%) Web Usability
14 3 (1.26%) Digital Marketing
15 1 (0.42%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 219 (92.02%) C#
2 189 (79.41%) SQL
3 103 (43.28%) JavaScript
4 48 (20.17%) T-SQL
5 19 (7.98%) VB
5 19 (7.98%) VB6
6 16 (6.72%) C
7 13 (5.46%) Java
8 9 (3.78%) VBScript
9 6 (2.52%) C++
10 2 (0.84%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.42%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 48 (20.17%) Degree
2 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (9.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (0.84%) Adobe
3 1 (0.42%) Google
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