Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 17 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 845 489 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 48.29% 32.32% 45.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 48.87% 32.51% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 784 452 758
Brighton median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +9.76% +9.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,525 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

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 1,729 1,504 1,699
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.80% 99.41% 98.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,566 1,350 1,479
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Brighton

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 448 (53.02%) JavaScript
2 432 (51.12%) Agile Software Development
3 414 (48.99%) C#
4 397 (46.98%) .NET
5 328 (38.82%) SQL
6 309 (36.57%) HTML
7 289 (34.20%) CSS
8 263 (31.12%) ASP.NET
9 242 (28.64%) AngularJS
10 187 (22.13%) SQL Server
11 183 (21.66%) Web Development
12 179 (21.18%) Scrum
13 175 (20.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 160 (18.93%) jQuery
15 153 (18.11%) TDD
16 147 (17.40%) MVC
17 139 (16.45%) PHP
18 135 (15.98%) WCF
19 132 (15.62%) OO
20 127 (15.03%) Java
21 123 (14.56%) React
22 117 (13.85%) Git (software)
23 115 (13.61%) Front End Development
23 115 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
24 106 (12.54%) RESTful
25 96 (11.36%) T-SQL
26 91 (10.77%) Visual Studio
27 87 (10.30%) ASP.NET MVC
28 85 (10.06%) Web Services
29 83 (9.82%) Degree

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 49 (5.80%) CMS
2 40 (4.73%) IIS
3 11 (1.30%) Confluence
4 10 (1.18%) WordPress
5 7 (0.83%) Drupal
6 5 (0.59%) Apache
6 5 (0.59%) Joomla!
6 5 (0.59%) nginx
7 2 (0.24%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.12%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.12%) Moodle
8 1 (0.12%) PrestaShop
8 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.12%) Totara
8 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (1.18%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.24%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.24%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (0.47%) Magento
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) HFM
2 1 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.25%) GitHub
4 18 (2.13%) SaaS
5 4 (0.47%) Heroku
6 3 (0.36%) FinancialForce
6 3 (0.36%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.12%) Google Play
7 1 (0.12%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.60%) Broadband
2 8 (0.95%) HTTP
3 4 (0.47%) Internet
4 2 (0.24%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (22.13%) SQL Server
2 77 (9.11%) MySQL
3 49 (5.80%) SQL Server 2016
4 26 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (2.84%) Relational Database
6 22 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (1.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 15 (1.78%) Oracle Discoverer
8 13 (1.54%) MongoDB
8 13 (1.54%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (0.95%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (0.83%) GIS
12 7 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.83%) SQLite
13 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 117 (13.85%) Git (software)
2 91 (10.77%) Visual Studio
3 40 (4.73%) JIRA
4 37 (4.38%) NUnit
5 26 (3.08%) gulp
5 26 (3.08%) Moq
6 22 (2.60%) MSTest
6 22 (2.60%) Rhino Mocks
7 17 (2.01%) webpack
8 15 (1.78%) PowerBuilder
8 15 (1.78%) Subversion
8 15 (1.78%) Toad
9 14 (1.66%) Jenkins
10 12 (1.42%) Selenium
11 11 (1.30%) SpecFlow
11 11 (1.30%) WebDriver
12 10 (1.18%) Grunt
13 9 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (0.95%) Dreamweaver
15 6 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 32 (3.79%) Retail
2 25 (2.96%) Telecoms
3 18 (2.13%) Finance
4 16 (1.89%) Games
5 13 (1.54%) Marketing
6 12 (1.42%) Advertising
7 11 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.24%) Back Office
8 2 (0.24%) Front Office
9 1 (0.12%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (46.98%) .NET
2 309 (36.57%) HTML
3 289 (34.20%) CSS
4 263 (31.12%) ASP.NET
5 242 (28.64%) AngularJS
6 175 (20.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 160 (18.93%) jQuery
8 135 (15.98%) WCF
9 123 (14.56%) React
10 106 (12.54%) RESTful
11 87 (10.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 85 (10.06%) Web Services
13 82 (9.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 71 (8.40%) HTML5
15 70 (8.28%) WPF
16 66 (7.81%) Laravel
17 59 (6.98%) XML
18 57 (6.75%) XSLT
19 54 (6.39%) Sass
20 51 (6.04%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.82%) Computer Science
2 52 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (5.80%) User Experience
4 48 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
4 48 (5.68%) Mobile App
5 27 (3.20%) Digital TV
6 26 (3.08%) iPad
7 18 (2.13%) Fintech
8 8 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (0.59%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.47%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.24%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.24%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.24%) HoloLens
12 2 (0.24%) Kinect
12 2 (0.24%) Machine to Machine
12 2 (0.24%) Oculus Rift
12 2 (0.24%) Wiki
13 1 (0.12%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 74 (8.76%) Linux
2 32 (3.79%) Android
3 23 (2.72%) Unix
4 16 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.78%) AIX
5 15 (1.78%) Windows
6 10 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (51.12%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (21.66%) Web Development
3 179 (21.18%) Scrum
4 153 (18.11%) TDD
5 147 (17.40%) MVC
6 132 (15.62%) OO
7 115 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
7 115 (13.61%) Front End Development
8 81 (9.59%) OOD
9 75 (8.88%) Test Automation
10 73 (8.64%) SOLID
11 66 (7.81%) Software Engineering
12 64 (7.57%) OOP
13 62 (7.34%) BDD
14 54 (6.39%) Integration Testing
15 53 (6.27%) Continuous Deployment
15 53 (6.27%) Customer Requirements
16 49 (5.80%) Pair Programming
17 46 (5.44%) Kanban
18 44 (5.21%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 448 (53.02%) JavaScript
2 414 (48.99%) C#
3 328 (38.82%) SQL
4 139 (16.45%) PHP
5 127 (15.03%) Java
6 96 (11.36%) T-SQL
7 70 (8.28%) VB
8 53 (6.27%) Python
9 33 (3.91%) VB.NET
10 29 (3.43%) VB6
11 24 (2.84%) C++
12 22 (2.60%) VBScript
13 19 (2.25%) Bash Shell
14 17 (2.01%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.78%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.66%) C
16 14 (1.66%) Ruby
17 13 (1.54%) ES6
17 13 (1.54%) F#
18 12 (1.42%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 83 (9.82%) Degree
2 23 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.68%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (1.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (0.59%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 58 (6.86%) Microsoft
2 45 (5.33%) Oracle
3 15 (1.78%) Zend
4 11 (1.30%) Capita
5 10 (1.18%) Adobe
6 9 (1.07%) MicroStrategy
7 8 (0.95%) Telerik
8 7 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.59%) Rakuten
10 3 (0.36%) Perforce
11 2 (0.24%) Google
11 2 (0.24%) Samsung
11 2 (0.24%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.12%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.12%) Pegasus
12 1 (0.12%) Plumtree
12 1 (0.12%) Splunk