The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 21 45 79
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 140 39 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 11.35% 4.91% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.51% 5.05% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 139 39 4
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £52,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1216 772 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.62% 97.23% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 697 626
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Software Developer
East Sussex

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 10 July 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 229 (90.16%) C#
2 228 (89.76%) .NET
3 219 (86.22%) ASP.NET
4 207 (81.50%) SQL
5 152 (59.84%) OO
6 140 (55.12%) WCF
7 134 (52.76%) WinForms
8 121 (47.64%) WPF
9 98 (38.58%) JavaScript
10 81 (31.89%) HTML
11 68 (26.77%) CSS
12 64 (25.20%) jQuery
13 58 (22.83%) SQL Server
14 53 (20.87%) MVC
15 51 (20.08%) XML
16 49 (19.29%) Software Engineering
17 40 (15.75%) T-SQL
18 39 (15.35%) Degree
19 36 (14.17%) Visual Studio
19 36 (14.17%) OOP
20 34 (13.39%) TDD
21 33 (12.99%) Windows
22 27 (10.63%) OOD
23 26 (10.24%) Agile Software Development
23 26 (10.24%) .NET Framework
24 19 (7.48%) Microsoft
24 19 (7.48%) Finance
25 18 (7.09%) Computer Science
26 17 (6.69%) Unit Testing
26 17 (6.69%) Subversion

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 8 (3.15%) IIS
2 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.94%) MySQL
3 9 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (14.17%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.69%) Subversion
3 13 (5.12%) Visual Studio Team System
3 13 (5.12%) NUnit
3 13 (5.12%) Hudson
3 13 (5.12%) SpecFlow
3 13 (5.12%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.36%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.57%) Mercurial
5 4 (1.57%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (7.48%) Finance
2 12 (4.72%) Games
3 5 (1.97%) Marketing
4 4 (1.57%) Back Office
5 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (89.76%) .NET
2 219 (86.22%) ASP.NET
3 140 (55.12%) WCF
4 134 (52.76%) WinForms
5 121 (47.64%) WPF
6 81 (31.89%) HTML
7 68 (26.77%) CSS
8 64 (25.20%) jQuery
9 51 (20.08%) XML
10 26 (10.24%) .NET Framework
11 17 (6.69%) XHTML
11 17 (6.69%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 17 (6.69%) Razor View Engine
11 17 (6.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (6.30%) LINQ
13 12 (4.72%) Web Services
14 10 (3.94%) AngularJS
14 10 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (3.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 9 (3.54%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.09%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.99%) Windows
2 9 (3.54%) Linux
3 6 (2.36%) Android
4 2 (0.79%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (59.84%) OO
2 53 (20.87%) MVC
3 49 (19.29%) Software Engineering
4 36 (14.17%) OOP
5 34 (13.39%) TDD
6 27 (10.63%) OOD
7 26 (10.24%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (6.69%) Unit Testing
9 13 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (5.12%) Scrum
10 10 (3.94%) Integration Testing
10 10 (3.94%) Web Development
10 10 (3.94%) Web Application Development
11 6 (2.36%) Multithreading
12 5 (1.97%) Waterfall
12 5 (1.97%) Digital Marketing
13 1 (0.39%) Web Usability
13 1 (0.39%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 229 (90.16%) C#
2 207 (81.50%) SQL
3 98 (38.58%) JavaScript
4 40 (15.75%) T-SQL
5 15 (5.91%) C
5 15 (5.91%) Java
6 14 (5.51%) VB
6 14 (5.51%) VB6
7 9 (3.54%) VBScript
8 5 (1.97%) C++
9 1 (0.39%) PHP
9 1 (0.39%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 39 (15.35%) Degree
2 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (7.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (0.79%) Adobe
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