Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 989 786 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 51.86% 47.21% 35.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 52.49% 47.84% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 882 726 555
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £53,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Brighton
Permanent vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 1,884 1,643 1,701
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.79% 98.68% 99.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,597 1,447 1,475
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Brighton

Developer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Developer in Brighton

Developer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Brighton over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Brighton

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Developer in the job title.

1 590 (59.66%) JavaScript
2 520 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
3 350 (35.39%) C#
4 343 (34.68%) CSS
5 339 (34.28%) .NET
6 325 (32.86%) HTML
7 316 (31.95%) AngularJS
8 246 (24.87%) SQL
9 216 (21.84%) Java
10 212 (21.44%) React
11 181 (18.30%) ASP.NET
12 174 (17.59%) Git (software)
13 169 (17.09%) PHP
14 148 (14.96%) Web Development
15 146 (14.76%) TDD
16 145 (14.66%) MySQL
17 144 (14.56%) Front End Development
18 141 (14.26%) OO
19 133 (13.45%) Scrum
20 132 (13.35%) Python
21 129 (13.04%) Node.js
22 122 (12.34%) ASP.NET Web API
23 114 (11.53%) User Experience
23 114 (11.53%) jQuery
24 112 (11.32%) Software Engineering
24 112 (11.32%) RESTful
25 111 (11.22%) WCF
26 106 (10.72%) Web Services
27 105 (10.62%) SQL Server
28 103 (10.41%) Continuous Integration

Developer Skill Set
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 55 (5.56%) CMS
2 30 (3.03%) Apache
3 24 (2.43%) Drupal
4 22 (2.22%) Confluence
5 12 (1.21%) Tomcat
6 9 (0.91%) Apache Spark
6 9 (0.91%) nginx
7 6 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.40%) IIS
9 3 (0.30%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.30%) JBoss
9 3 (0.30%) Moodle
9 3 (0.30%) Totara
9 3 (0.30%) WordPress
10 1 (0.10%) DNN
10 1 (0.10%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.10%) Liferay
10 1 (0.10%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.10%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.10%) TYPO3
Applications
1 41 (4.15%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.30%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.10%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 61 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.02%) npm
4 16 (1.62%) Heroku
5 7 (0.71%) SaaS
6 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.20%) GitHub
6 2 (0.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.20%) Yarn
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.10%) Boomi
7 1 (0.10%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.10%) PaaS
7 1 (0.10%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 52 (5.26%) HTTP
2 17 (1.72%) Skype
3 2 (0.20%) DNS
3 2 (0.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (14.66%) MySQL
2 105 (10.62%) SQL Server
3 33 (3.34%) Relational Database
4 29 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (1.62%) Big Data
6 13 (1.31%) Hadoop
7 12 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.11%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.11%) NoSQL
9 8 (0.81%) Redis
10 5 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (0.40%) Apache Hive
11 4 (0.40%) HBase
11 4 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (0.40%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (0.40%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 174 (17.59%) Git (software)
2 88 (8.90%) Visual Studio
3 61 (6.17%) JIRA
4 57 (5.76%) Jenkins
5 49 (4.95%) gulp
6 42 (4.25%) webpack
7 18 (1.82%) Maven
7 18 (1.82%) Visual Studio Code
8 17 (1.72%) Selenium
9 14 (1.42%) NUnit
9 14 (1.42%) SpecFlow
9 14 (1.42%) WebDriver
10 11 (1.11%) JUnit
11 10 (1.01%) Bitbucket
12 8 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (0.81%) git-flow
12 8 (0.81%) Gradle
13 7 (0.71%) Apache Ivy
13 7 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (0.40%) Android Studio
General
1 72 (7.28%) Manufacturing
2 27 (2.73%) Finance
3 25 (2.53%) Retail
4 18 (1.82%) Games
5 16 (1.62%) Marketing
6 11 (1.11%) Advertising
7 4 (0.40%) Banking
7 4 (0.40%) Publishing
8 1 (0.10%) Back Office
8 1 (0.10%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (34.68%) CSS
2 339 (34.28%) .NET
3 325 (32.86%) HTML
4 316 (31.95%) AngularJS
5 212 (21.44%) React
6 181 (18.30%) ASP.NET
7 129 (13.04%) Node.js
8 122 (12.34%) ASP.NET Web API
9 114 (11.53%) jQuery
10 112 (11.32%) RESTful
11 111 (11.22%) WCF
12 106 (10.72%) Web Services
13 103 (10.41%) HTML5
14 90 (9.10%) Django
15 84 (8.49%) Spring
16 82 (8.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 57 (5.76%) REST
17 57 (5.76%) XSLT
18 56 (5.66%) Sass
19 52 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 114 (11.53%) User Experience
2 86 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 53 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (4.15%) Greenfield Project
5 24 (2.43%) Mobile App
6 16 (1.62%) Embedded Systems
7 14 (1.42%) e-Learning
8 10 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (0.91%) iPad
10 6 (0.61%) Fintech
11 4 (0.40%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.40%) Learning Management System
11 4 (0.40%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (0.30%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.30%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.30%) SCORM
12 3 (0.30%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.20%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.20%) PMI
14 1 (0.10%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 64 (6.47%) Linux
2 26 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 18 (1.82%) Android
4 9 (0.91%) Unix
4 9 (0.91%) Windows
5 4 (0.40%) AIX
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (14.96%) Web Development
3 146 (14.76%) TDD
4 144 (14.56%) Front End Development
5 141 (14.26%) OO
6 133 (13.45%) Scrum
7 112 (11.32%) Software Engineering
8 103 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
8 103 (10.41%) SOLID
9 95 (9.61%) MVC
10 93 (9.40%) Test Automation
11 87 (8.80%) OOD
12 67 (6.77%) Integration Testing
13 65 (6.57%) Problem-Solving
14 62 (6.27%) Customer Requirements
15 58 (5.86%) Pair Programming
16 56 (5.66%) Continuous Deployment
17 54 (5.46%) OOP
18 52 (5.26%) BDD
19 48 (4.85%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 590 (59.66%) JavaScript
2 350 (35.39%) C#
3 246 (24.87%) SQL
4 216 (21.84%) Java
5 169 (17.09%) PHP
6 132 (13.35%) Python
7 60 (6.07%) TypeScript
8 40 (4.04%) VB.NET
9 34 (3.44%) VB
10 33 (3.34%) T-SQL
11 28 (2.83%) Java 8
12 27 (2.73%) ES6
13 23 (2.33%) Apex Code
13 23 (2.33%) Go
14 20 (2.02%) C
15 17 (1.72%) C++
15 17 (1.72%) F#
16 16 (1.62%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.62%) Embedded C
16 16 (1.62%) Lua
Qualifications
1 25 (2.53%) Degree
2 5 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (6.88%) QA
2 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (5.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (0.91%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.71%) Ansible
3 2 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.10%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 50 (5.06%) Microsoft
2 27 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
3 23 (2.33%) Adobe
4 15 (1.52%) Oracle
5 8 (0.81%) Atlassian
6 6 (0.61%) DevExpress
7 5 (0.51%) Facebook
8 4 (0.40%) Cloudera
8 4 (0.40%) Hortonworks
8 4 (0.40%) HP
8 4 (0.40%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (0.40%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.30%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.20%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.20%) Snow
10 2 (0.20%) Tableau
11 1 (0.10%) Apigee
11 1 (0.10%) DocuSign
11 1 (0.10%) Pardot
11 1 (0.10%) PayPal