Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 25 10
Rank change year-on-year -36 -15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 90 142 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.52% 9.46% 16.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.15% 48.63% 73.66%
Number of salaries quoted 70 138 244
Brighton median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +36.72% -14.67%
10th Percentile £27,375 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £50,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +29.41% -15.00%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Brighton
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 195 292 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 9.80% 19.45% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 161 268 332
Brighton median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% +20.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £50,000
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +11.84% -3.80%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Brighton

Degree
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Brighton.

Salary trend for Degree in Brighton

Degree
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Brighton over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Degree.

1 46 (51.11%) Computer Science
2 40 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (36.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 23 (25.56%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (24.44%) SQL
6 22 (24.44%) Java
7 21 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 19 (21.11%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (20.00%) OO
10 17 (18.89%) Linux
10 17 (18.89%) Analytics
11 16 (17.78%) OOP
11 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
11 16 (17.78%) Scrum
12 15 (16.67%) QA
12 15 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (16.67%) Relational Database
13 14 (15.56%) Git (software)
14 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
14 12 (13.33%) User Experience
15 11 (12.22%) JUnit
15 11 (12.22%) C#
15 11 (12.22%) CSS
15 11 (12.22%) Web Services
15 11 (12.22%) Spring
15 11 (12.22%) Business Analysis
16 10 (11.11%) JIRA
16 10 (11.11%) Information Security

Degree
Co-occurring 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 5 (5.56%) Confluence
2 4 (4.44%) CMS
3 2 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.22%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.11%) Drupal
4 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.11%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.11%) Liferay
4 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.44%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (4.44%) GitHub
4 3 (3.33%) Google Analytics
5 2 (2.22%) Serverless
6 1 (1.11%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) HTTP
1 4 (4.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) Intranet
3 1 (1.11%) Broadband
3 1 (1.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.89%) MySQL
4 5 (5.56%) Power BI
5 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.22%) HBase
7 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (15.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.22%) JUnit
3 10 (11.11%) JIRA
4 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.67%) Mockito
5 5 (5.56%) Bitbucket
5 5 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.56%) JMeter
5 5 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (5.56%) Selenium
5 5 (5.56%) TestNG
6 4 (4.44%) Axure RP
6 4 (4.44%) git-flow
7 3 (3.33%) Maven
8 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.11%) Flyway
8 1 (1.11%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (8.89%) Finance
1 8 (8.89%) Marketing
2 2 (2.22%) Games
2 2 (2.22%) Publishing
2 2 (2.22%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.11%) Automotive
3 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (20.00%) Developer
2 16 (17.78%) Analyst
3 13 (14.44%) Consultant
4 10 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) IT Security Officer
5 9 (10.00%) Security Officer
6 6 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 5 (5.56%) Digital Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) IT Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) QA Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) QA Test Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) CRM Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.44%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) CSS
1 11 (12.22%) Spring
1 11 (12.22%) Web Services
2 10 (11.11%) HTML
3 7 (7.78%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.67%) .NET
4 6 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.56%) Gherkin
5 5 (5.56%) Grails
5 5 (5.56%) Jest
5 5 (5.56%) JSON
5 5 (5.56%) RESTful
5 5 (5.56%) Spring MVC
6 4 (4.44%) Ajax
6 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (4.44%) XML
7 3 (3.33%) HTML5
7 3 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 46 (51.11%) Computer Science
2 23 (25.56%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (13.33%) User Experience
5 8 (8.89%) Mobile App
6 6 (6.67%) e-Learning
6 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.22%) Equities
8 2 (2.22%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.22%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.11%) Blog
9 1 (1.11%) Learning Management System
9 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.11%) Social Media
9 1 (1.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.89%) Linux
2 10 (11.11%) Windows
3 5 (5.56%) Unix
4 4 (4.44%) Android
4 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.11%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (20.00%) OO
4 17 (18.89%) Analytics
5 16 (17.78%) OOP
5 16 (17.78%) Scrum
5 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
6 11 (12.22%) Business Analysis
7 10 (11.11%) Information Security
7 10 (11.11%) Presales
8 9 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (8.89%) Customer-Centricity
9 8 (8.89%) Mathematics
9 8 (8.89%) Performance Management
9 8 (8.89%) Wireframes
10 7 (7.78%) Manual Testing
10 7 (7.78%) MVC
10 7 (7.78%) Open Source
10 7 (7.78%) Regression Testing
10 7 (7.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 22 (24.44%) Java
2 22 (24.44%) SQL
3 11 (12.22%) C#
4 4 (4.44%) PHP
5 3 (3.33%) Groovy
6 2 (2.22%) Java 8
6 2 (2.22%) VBA
7 1 (1.11%) C
7 1 (1.11%) C++
7 1 (1.11%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.11%) ES6
7 1 (1.11%) Ruby
7 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (36.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (10.00%) CISSP
2 9 (10.00%) GSEC
2 9 (10.00%) ISACA
2 9 (10.00%) SANS
3 6 (6.67%) ISEB
4 4 (4.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.22%) IIBA
5 2 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.22%) PhD
5 2 (2.22%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.11%) CAPM
6 1 (1.11%) CBAP
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.67%) QA
2 9 (10.00%) ISAE 3402
2 9 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.11%) GDPR
3 1 (1.11%) PMO
3 1 (1.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Docker
2 3 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.22%) HP ALM
2 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.22%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.11%) Ansible
3 1 (1.11%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 21 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.89%) Oracle
3 7 (7.78%) Cognos
3 7 (7.78%) Google
4 5 (5.56%) Birst
4 5 (5.56%) Tableau
5 4 (4.44%) Apple
6 2 (2.22%) HP
6 2 (2.22%) HubSpot
6 2 (2.22%) Marketo
6 2 (2.22%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.22%) Splunk
7 1 (1.11%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.11%) PayPal