Period
to 9 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 9 August 2020.

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
9 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 331 807 965
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Brighton 42.22% 50.12% 49.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.96% 52.10% 50.66%
Number of salaries quoted 302 745 830
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £31,225
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +4.05%

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 753 1,549 1,905
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 96.21% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 637 1,334 1,527
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Brighton

Developer
Salary Trend in Brighton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Developer in Brighton.

Salary trend for Developer in Brighton

Developer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in Brighton over the 6 months to 9 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Developer in Brighton

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

For the 6 months to 9 August 2020, 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.

1 160 (48.34%) JavaScript
2 135 (40.79%) C#
3 126 (38.07%) .NET
4 101 (30.51%) CSS
5 99 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
6 94 (28.40%) MVC
7 89 (26.89%) HTML
8 85 (25.68%) ASP.NET
9 82 (24.77%) SQL Server
10 78 (23.56%) jQuery
11 73 (22.05%) AngularJS
12 72 (21.75%) Degree
13 71 (21.45%) Web Development
13 71 (21.45%) .NET Framework
14 68 (20.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 63 (19.03%) React
16 62 (18.73%) Front End Development
16 62 (18.73%) Azure
17 61 (18.43%) Mobile Development
18 59 (17.82%) Entity Framework
19 52 (15.71%) Software Engineering
20 51 (15.41%) SQL
20 51 (15.41%) Mobile App
21 49 (14.80%) Microsoft
22 48 (14.50%) Git (software)
23 45 (13.60%) Android
23 45 (13.60%) Android Development
24 44 (13.29%) Kotlin
25 43 (12.99%) TDD
26 40 (12.08%) Relational Database

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 17 (5.14%) WordPress
2 10 (3.02%) IIS
2 10 (3.02%) NServiceBus
3 6 (1.81%) CMS
4 4 (1.21%) Apache
4 4 (1.21%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.21%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (3.32%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 62 (18.73%) Azure
2 23 (6.95%) AWS
3 14 (4.23%) GitHub
4 12 (3.63%) npm
4 12 (3.63%) Yarn
5 11 (3.32%) PaaS
5 11 (3.32%) Power Platform
6 10 (3.02%) IaaS
7 2 (0.60%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (0.60%) SaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.30%) GCP
8 1 (0.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.53%) HTTP
2 10 (3.02%) Skype
3 1 (0.30%) DNS
3 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (24.77%) SQL Server
2 40 (12.08%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.44%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.32%) Power BI
5 8 (2.42%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (1.81%) MySQL
7 5 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.51%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.51%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (1.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (1.51%) Oracle Discoverer
7 5 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.21%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.21%) Big Data
8 4 (1.21%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.21%) HBase
8 4 (1.21%) Impala
8 4 (1.21%) Redis
8 4 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 48 (14.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (3.93%) webpack
4 12 (3.63%) gulp
4 12 (3.63%) Visual Studio
5 11 (3.32%) NUnit
6 10 (3.02%) StyleCop
7 9 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (2.42%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.11%) Bitbucket
9 7 (2.11%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.51%) JUnit
10 5 (1.51%) PowerBuilder
10 5 (1.51%) Toad
11 3 (0.91%) Android Studio
11 3 (0.91%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.30%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.30%) git-flow
12 1 (0.30%) Gradle
12 1 (0.30%) Jasmine
General
1 27 (8.16%) Finance
2 14 (4.23%) Games
3 8 (2.42%) Banking
4 7 (2.11%) Marketing
5 3 (0.91%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.60%) Legal
6 2 (0.60%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (38.07%) .NET
2 101 (30.51%) CSS
3 89 (26.89%) HTML
4 85 (25.68%) ASP.NET
5 78 (23.56%) jQuery
6 73 (22.05%) AngularJS
7 71 (21.45%) .NET Framework
8 68 (20.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 63 (19.03%) React
10 59 (17.82%) Entity Framework
11 39 (11.78%) Vue.js
12 36 (10.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 32 (9.67%) .NET Core
13 32 (9.67%) Sass
14 29 (8.76%) Node.js
15 27 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 27 (8.16%) NHibernate
15 27 (8.16%) Web Services
16 21 (6.34%) WCF
17 20 (6.04%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 51 (15.41%) Mobile App
2 31 (9.37%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (3.32%) Algorithms
4 7 (2.11%) Animation
5 5 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.21%) Cloud Native
7 3 (0.91%) User Experience
7 3 (0.91%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.30%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.30%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.60%) Android
2 24 (7.25%) Apple iOS
3 14 (4.23%) Linux
4 5 (1.51%) AIX
4 5 (1.51%) Windows
5 4 (1.21%) Unix
5 4 (1.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (28.40%) MVC
3 71 (21.45%) Web Development
4 62 (18.73%) Front End Development
5 61 (18.43%) Mobile Development
6 52 (15.71%) Software Engineering
7 45 (13.60%) Android Development
8 43 (12.99%) TDD
9 34 (10.27%) OO
10 31 (9.37%) OOP
11 30 (9.06%) BDD
12 29 (8.76%) Fintech
13 26 (7.85%) Mentoring
14 25 (7.55%) Insurtech
15 24 (7.25%) Test Automation
16 23 (6.95%) Computer Science
16 23 (6.95%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (5.14%) Data Modelling
19 16 (4.83%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 160 (48.34%) JavaScript
2 135 (40.79%) C#
3 51 (15.41%) SQL
4 44 (13.29%) Kotlin
5 35 (10.57%) PHP
6 32 (9.67%) Java
7 25 (7.55%) Python
8 17 (5.14%) TypeScript
9 13 (3.93%) ES6
10 12 (3.63%) Apple Swift
10 12 (3.63%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.32%) Ruby
12 6 (1.81%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.51%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.51%) Scala
13 5 (1.51%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.21%) Java 8
15 3 (0.91%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.60%) VB
17 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 72 (21.75%) Degree
2 37 (11.18%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.30%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.72%) QA
2 3 (0.91%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (8.16%) Docker
2 4 (1.21%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (6.95%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.42%) Terraform
3 4 (1.21%) Puppet
4 3 (0.91%) Ansible
4 3 (0.91%) Istio
Vendors
1 49 (14.80%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.32%) Adobe
2 11 (3.32%) Tableau
3 7 (2.11%) Oracle
3 7 (2.11%) ServiceNow
4 6 (1.81%) Zend
5 5 (1.51%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (1.21%) Cloudera
6 4 (1.21%) Hortonworks
6 4 (1.21%) MapR
7 2 (0.60%) Google
7 2 (0.60%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.60%) Remedy
7 2 (0.60%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.30%) Dell