Period
to 18 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 18 March 2019.

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
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 778 940 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 51.66% 49.81% 35.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 52.71% 50.78% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 690 836 483
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,875 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.96% -4.72% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,058 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.13% - +5.88%

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 1,476 1,851 1,473
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.01% 98.09% 99.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,339 1,629 1,364
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £66,250
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 18 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Brighton

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

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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.

1 401 (51.54%) JavaScript
2 321 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
3 297 (38.17%) C#
4 283 (36.38%) .NET
5 265 (34.06%) HTML
6 243 (31.23%) CSS
7 224 (28.79%) SQL
8 202 (25.96%) ASP.NET
9 196 (25.19%) AngularJS
10 184 (23.65%) TDD
11 183 (23.52%) Java
12 160 (20.57%) React
13 146 (18.77%) Front End Development
14 127 (16.32%) Web Development
14 127 (16.32%) Git (software)
15 126 (16.20%) Software Engineering
16 119 (15.30%) SQL Server
17 107 (13.75%) MVC
18 106 (13.62%) Visual Studio
19 99 (12.72%) OO
19 99 (12.72%) Scrum
20 97 (12.47%) Computer Science
21 93 (11.95%) WCF
22 91 (11.70%) jQuery
23 88 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
23 88 (11.31%) SOLID
24 87 (11.18%) Spring
25 85 (10.93%) Customer Requirements
26 84 (10.80%) HTML5
27 82 (10.54%) Microservices

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 13 (1.67%) Drupal
2 9 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (1.03%) CMS
3 8 (1.03%) Confluence
4 7 (0.90%) WordPress
5 6 (0.77%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.64%) Apache
6 5 (0.64%) Apache Solr
6 5 (0.64%) Moodle
6 5 (0.64%) Totara
7 4 (0.51%) IIS
8 3 (0.39%) nginx
9 2 (0.26%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.26%) JBoss
9 2 (0.26%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.13%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.13%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 3 (0.39%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (0.77%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) Ripple
2 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 69 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (6.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.41%) npm
4 9 (1.16%) GitHub
4 9 (1.16%) SaaS
5 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.13%) Apigee
6 1 (0.13%) Boomi
6 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.13%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.06%) HTTP
2 3 (0.39%) Internet
3 2 (0.26%) Broadband
3 2 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (15.30%) SQL Server
2 50 (6.43%) MySQL
3 16 (2.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (1.41%) Redis
5 9 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (0.90%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.39%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.39%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.26%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.26%) Big Data
9 2 (0.26%) HBase
10 1 (0.13%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.13%) DB2
10 1 (0.13%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 127 (16.32%) Git (software)
2 106 (13.62%) Visual Studio
3 26 (3.34%) webpack
4 25 (3.21%) gulp
5 19 (2.44%) Mocha
6 18 (2.31%) Grunt
6 18 (2.31%) Jasmine
7 17 (2.19%) Jenkins
8 15 (1.93%) Karma Test Runner
8 15 (1.93%) Subversion
9 14 (1.80%) PostCSS
10 9 (1.16%) JIRA
11 7 (0.90%) Maven
11 7 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (0.64%) Apache Ivy
12 5 (0.64%) Gradle
12 5 (0.64%) JUnit
13 4 (0.51%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.51%) git-flow
13 4 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (6.17%) Finance
2 21 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 9 (1.16%) Games
4 7 (0.90%) Retail
5 6 (0.77%) Marketing
6 3 (0.39%) Advertising
7 2 (0.26%) Publishing
8 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (36.38%) .NET
2 265 (34.06%) HTML
3 243 (31.23%) CSS
4 202 (25.96%) ASP.NET
5 196 (25.19%) AngularJS
6 160 (20.57%) React
7 93 (11.95%) WCF
8 91 (11.70%) jQuery
9 87 (11.18%) Spring
10 84 (10.80%) HTML5
11 72 (9.25%) ASP.NET Web API
12 70 (9.00%) Vue.js
13 55 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 55 (7.07%) Node.js
14 51 (6.56%) Django
15 49 (6.30%) Web Services
16 45 (5.78%) REST
17 42 (5.40%) RESTful
18 40 (5.14%) XML
19 39 (5.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.30%) Fintech
2 48 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (5.53%) User Experience
4 33 (4.24%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (0.90%) Algorithms
8 7 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (0.64%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.64%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.51%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.26%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.26%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.26%) iPad
11 2 (0.26%) PMI
12 1 (0.13%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.13%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 49 (6.30%) Linux
2 17 (2.19%) Apple iOS
3 13 (1.67%) Windows
4 12 (1.54%) Android
5 7 (0.90%) Unix
6 4 (0.51%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.39%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (23.65%) TDD
3 146 (18.77%) Front End Development
4 127 (16.32%) Web Development
5 126 (16.20%) Software Engineering
6 107 (13.75%) MVC
7 99 (12.72%) OO
7 99 (12.72%) Scrum
8 97 (12.47%) Computer Science
9 88 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
9 88 (11.31%) SOLID
10 85 (10.93%) Customer Requirements
11 82 (10.54%) Microservices
12 81 (10.41%) BDD
13 79 (10.15%) Problem-Solving
14 75 (9.64%) OOD
15 58 (7.46%) Open Source
16 57 (7.33%) Pair Programming
17 51 (6.56%) Test Automation
18 45 (5.78%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 401 (51.54%) JavaScript
2 297 (38.17%) C#
3 224 (28.79%) SQL
4 183 (23.52%) Java
5 73 (9.38%) Python
6 65 (8.35%) PHP
7 44 (5.66%) VB.NET
8 38 (4.88%) TypeScript
9 37 (4.76%) Ruby
10 27 (3.47%) T-SQL
10 27 (3.47%) VB
11 25 (3.21%) ES6
11 25 (3.21%) Java 8
12 16 (2.06%) C++
13 15 (1.93%) Apple Swift
14 12 (1.54%) C
15 11 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 11 (1.41%) Lua
16 9 (1.16%) F#
16 9 (1.16%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 71 (9.13%) Degree
2 20 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.40%) QA
2 14 (1.80%) WAI
System Software
1 25 (3.21%) Docker
2 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (1.03%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.51%) Ansible
2 4 (0.51%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (4.63%) Microsoft
2 17 (2.19%) Zend
3 8 (1.03%) Oracle
4 5 (0.64%) Google
5 3 (0.39%) Adobe
5 3 (0.39%) Atlassian
5 3 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.39%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.26%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.26%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.26%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.13%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.13%) Dell
7 1 (0.13%) Percona
7 1 (0.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.13%) SAP
7 1 (0.13%) Splunk