Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 938 853 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 53.14% 47.05% 34.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 53.78% 47.57% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 839 794 504
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 1,744 1,793 1,571
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.81% 98.90% 99.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,526 1,617 1,387
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +9.32%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £68,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +7.32%

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Brighton

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 504 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 499 (53.20%) JavaScript
3 375 (39.98%) .NET
4 373 (39.77%) C#
5 284 (30.28%) AngularJS
6 283 (30.17%) CSS
7 275 (29.32%) HTML
8 238 (25.37%) SQL
9 221 (23.56%) ASP.NET
10 217 (23.13%) Java
11 177 (18.87%) React
12 169 (18.02%) TDD
13 155 (16.52%) Git (software)
14 140 (14.93%) Software Engineering
15 135 (14.39%) Web Development
16 132 (14.07%) OO
17 124 (13.22%) Scrum
18 122 (13.01%) PHP
19 121 (12.90%) SQL Server
19 121 (12.90%) Front End Development
20 119 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web API
20 119 (12.69%) Visual Studio
21 118 (12.58%) WCF
22 114 (12.15%) MVC
22 114 (12.15%) SOLID
23 105 (11.19%) Python
24 102 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
25 101 (10.77%) Customer Requirements
26 99 (10.55%) Web Services
27 98 (10.45%) MySQL

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 39 (4.16%) CMS
2 20 (2.13%) Apache
3 15 (1.60%) Drupal
4 12 (1.28%) Confluence
5 8 (0.85%) Moodle
5 8 (0.85%) Totara
6 7 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.53%) IIS
7 5 (0.53%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.43%) WordPress
9 3 (0.32%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.32%) nginx
10 2 (0.21%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.21%) JBoss
10 2 (0.21%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.21%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.11%) DNN
11 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.11%) TYPO3
Applications
1 31 (3.30%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.21%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Ripple
1 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 58 (6.18%) Amazon AWS
1 58 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.39%) npm
3 10 (1.07%) Heroku
4 6 (0.64%) SaaS
5 3 (0.32%) GitHub
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.11%) Apigee
7 1 (0.11%) Boomi
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.11%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.11%) PaaS
7 1 (0.11%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.11%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.58%) HTTP
2 14 (1.49%) Skype
3 2 (0.21%) Internet
4 1 (0.11%) Broadband
4 1 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 98 (10.45%) MySQL
3 30 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 8 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (0.75%) Big Data
7 6 (0.64%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.43%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.32%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.32%) HBase
9 3 (0.32%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.21%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.21%) QlikView
10 2 (0.21%) Redis
11 1 (0.11%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.11%) DB2
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 155 (16.52%) Git (software)
2 119 (12.69%) Visual Studio
3 42 (4.48%) gulp
4 41 (4.37%) Jenkins
5 40 (4.26%) webpack
6 38 (4.05%) JIRA
7 13 (1.39%) Maven
8 10 (1.07%) Gradle
9 9 (0.96%) Apache Ivy
9 9 (0.96%) JUnit
9 9 (0.96%) Selenium
10 8 (0.85%) NUnit
10 8 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (0.75%) SpecFlow
11 7 (0.75%) Visual Studio Code
11 7 (0.75%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.64%) git-flow
13 5 (0.53%) Grunt
14 4 (0.43%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 64 (6.82%) Manufacturing
2 43 (4.58%) Finance
3 25 (2.67%) Retail
4 12 (1.28%) Games
4 12 (1.28%) Marketing
5 7 (0.75%) Advertising
6 2 (0.21%) Back Office
6 2 (0.21%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (39.98%) .NET
2 284 (30.28%) AngularJS
3 283 (30.17%) CSS
4 275 (29.32%) HTML
5 221 (23.56%) ASP.NET
6 177 (18.87%) React
7 119 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 118 (12.58%) WCF
9 99 (10.55%) Web Services
10 94 (10.02%) jQuery
10 94 (10.02%) Node.js
11 92 (9.81%) Spring
12 89 (9.49%) RESTful
13 83 (8.85%) HTML5
14 67 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 63 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 63 (6.72%) Django
16 60 (6.40%) XSLT
17 49 (5.22%) REST
18 47 (5.01%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 86 (9.17%) User Experience
2 57 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
4 35 (3.73%) Fintech
5 19 (2.03%) Mobile App
6 16 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
6 16 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (0.96%) iPad
8 8 (0.85%) e-Learning
9 5 (0.53%) Graphic Design
10 4 (0.43%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.43%) Learning Management System
11 3 (0.32%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.21%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.21%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.21%) PMI
13 1 (0.11%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.11%) SCORM
13 1 (0.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 60 (6.40%) Linux
2 22 (2.35%) Apple iOS
3 14 (1.49%) Windows
4 11 (1.17%) Android
4 11 (1.17%) Unix
5 4 (0.43%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (18.02%) TDD
3 140 (14.93%) Software Engineering
4 135 (14.39%) Web Development
5 132 (14.07%) OO
6 124 (13.22%) Scrum
7 121 (12.90%) Front End Development
8 114 (12.15%) MVC
8 114 (12.15%) SOLID
9 102 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
10 101 (10.77%) Customer Requirements
11 97 (10.34%) OOD
12 93 (9.91%) Computer Science
13 81 (8.64%) Test Automation
14 76 (8.10%) Microservices
15 71 (7.57%) Integration Testing
16 67 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
17 64 (6.82%) Pair Programming
18 58 (6.18%) Continuous Deployment
19 47 (5.01%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 499 (53.20%) JavaScript
2 373 (39.77%) C#
3 238 (25.37%) SQL
4 217 (23.13%) Java
5 122 (13.01%) PHP
6 105 (11.19%) Python
7 71 (7.57%) TypeScript
8 43 (4.58%) VB.NET
9 37 (3.94%) VB
10 35 (3.73%) T-SQL
11 26 (2.77%) Java 8
12 19 (2.03%) Apple Swift
13 18 (1.92%) C++
14 17 (1.81%) C
14 17 (1.81%) ES6
14 17 (1.81%) F#
15 16 (1.71%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.71%) Embedded C
15 16 (1.71%) Lua
16 14 (1.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 37 (3.94%) Degree
2 6 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.72%) QA
2 1 (0.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 35 (3.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (1.17%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.64%) Ansible
3 1 (0.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (5.97%) Microsoft
2 15 (1.60%) Adobe
2 15 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (0.85%) Oracle
4 7 (0.75%) Zend
5 6 (0.64%) DevExpress
5 6 (0.64%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.32%) Cloudera
6 3 (0.32%) Google
6 3 (0.32%) Hortonworks
7 2 (0.21%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.21%) Tableau
8 1 (0.11%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.11%) BT
8 1 (0.11%) Dell
8 1 (0.11%) Peoplefluent
8 1 (0.11%) SAP
8 1 (0.11%) Splunk
8 1 (0.11%) Telerik
8 1 (0.11%) Xamarin