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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 21 47 79
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 146 37 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 11.81% 5.08% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.98% 5.20% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 144 37 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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
1219 711 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.62% 97.66% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 646 658
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 £24,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,613
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 235 (91.09%) C#
2 234 (90.70%) .NET
3 223 (86.43%) ASP.NET
4 212 (82.17%) SQL
5 150 (58.14%) OO
6 139 (53.88%) WCF
7 132 (51.16%) WinForms
8 118 (45.74%) WPF
9 105 (40.70%) JavaScript
10 89 (34.50%) HTML
11 75 (29.07%) CSS
12 71 (27.52%) jQuery
13 62 (24.03%) MVC
14 60 (23.26%) SQL Server
15 51 (19.77%) XML
16 49 (18.99%) Software Engineering
17 43 (16.67%) Degree
18 42 (16.28%) T-SQL
19 41 (15.89%) TDD
20 37 (14.34%) Visual Studio
20 37 (14.34%) OOP
21 34 (13.18%) Windows
22 29 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
22 29 (11.24%) .NET Framework
23 28 (10.85%) OOD
24 23 (8.91%) XHTML
24 23 (8.91%) Unit Testing
24 23 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC 2
24 23 (8.91%) Razor View Engine
24 23 (8.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 10 (3.88%) IIS
2 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.10%) MySQL
3 7 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (14.34%) Visual Studio
2 20 (7.75%) Subversion
3 14 (5.43%) Visual Studio Team System
3 14 (5.43%) NUnit
3 14 (5.43%) Hudson
3 14 (5.43%) SpecFlow
3 14 (5.43%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.55%) Mercurial
5 4 (1.55%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.55%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (8.14%) Finance
2 12 (4.65%) Games
3 4 (1.55%) Marketing
4 3 (1.16%) Back Office
5 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (90.70%) .NET
2 223 (86.43%) ASP.NET
3 139 (53.88%) WCF
4 132 (51.16%) WinForms
5 118 (45.74%) WPF
6 89 (34.50%) HTML
7 75 (29.07%) CSS
8 71 (27.52%) jQuery
9 51 (19.77%) XML
10 29 (11.24%) .NET Framework
11 23 (8.91%) XHTML
11 23 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 23 (8.91%) Razor View Engine
11 23 (8.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 17 (6.59%) LINQ
13 12 (4.65%) Web Services
14 10 (3.88%) AngularJS
14 10 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (3.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 9 (3.49%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.20%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.18%) Windows
2 7 (2.71%) Linux
3 6 (2.33%) Android
4 2 (0.78%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (58.14%) OO
2 62 (24.03%) MVC
3 49 (18.99%) Software Engineering
4 41 (15.89%) TDD
5 37 (14.34%) OOP
6 29 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (10.85%) OOD
8 23 (8.91%) Unit Testing
9 14 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (5.43%) Scrum
10 11 (4.26%) Web Development
11 10 (3.88%) Integration Testing
11 10 (3.88%) Web Application Development
12 6 (2.33%) Multithreading
12 6 (2.33%) Waterfall
13 4 (1.55%) Digital Marketing
14 1 (0.39%) Web Usability
14 1 (0.39%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 235 (91.09%) C#
2 212 (82.17%) SQL
3 105 (40.70%) JavaScript
4 42 (16.28%) T-SQL
5 16 (6.20%) VB
5 16 (6.20%) VB6
6 15 (5.81%) C
7 13 (5.04%) Java
8 9 (3.49%) VBScript
9 5 (1.94%) C++
10 1 (0.39%) PHP
10 1 (0.39%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 43 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (8.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (0.78%) Adobe
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