Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 992 642 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 50.33% 43.44% 40.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 51.03% 44.03% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 828 576 681
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -
10th Percentile £30,325 £28,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,250 £57,500 £53,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 1,944 1,458 1,771
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.63% 98.65% 99.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,565 1,264 1,550
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Brighton

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 635 (64.01%) JavaScript
2 495 (49.90%) Agile Software Development
3 382 (38.51%) CSS
4 369 (37.20%) HTML
5 338 (34.07%) C#
6 314 (31.65%) .NET
7 292 (29.44%) AngularJS
8 254 (25.60%) SQL
9 233 (23.49%) PHP
10 211 (21.27%) Java
11 193 (19.46%) React
12 181 (18.25%) Git (software)
13 165 (16.63%) Front End Development
13 165 (16.63%) Web Development
14 159 (16.03%) ASP.NET
15 157 (15.83%) MySQL
16 143 (14.42%) jQuery
17 142 (14.31%) OO
18 139 (14.01%) Python
19 133 (13.41%) Node.js
20 132 (13.31%) Scrum
21 130 (13.10%) TDD
22 121 (12.20%) RESTful
23 120 (12.10%) HTML5
24 115 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
25 112 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
26 110 (11.09%) Web Services
27 109 (10.99%) User Experience
28 96 (9.68%) MVC
29 95 (9.58%) Software Engineering

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 71 (7.16%) CMS
2 40 (4.03%) Drupal
3 34 (3.43%) Confluence
4 29 (2.92%) Apache
5 11 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (1.11%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.01%) IIS
6 10 (1.01%) nginx
7 8 (0.81%) Apache Spark
7 8 (0.81%) Moodle
7 8 (0.81%) Totara
8 4 (0.40%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.40%) WordPress
9 2 (0.20%) JBoss
10 1 (0.10%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.10%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.10%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.10%) Liferay
10 1 (0.10%) TYPO3
10 1 (0.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (4.94%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.30%) InDesign
5 1 (0.10%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 9 (0.91%) Magento
2 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.32%) Heroku
3 23 (2.32%) npm
4 9 (0.91%) SaaS
5 4 (0.40%) GitHub
6 3 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.30%) Google Play
7 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 2 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.20%) Yarn
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.10%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.10%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.10%) Firebase
8 1 (0.10%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.44%) HTTP
2 12 (1.21%) Skype
3 4 (0.40%) Broadband
4 2 (0.20%) DNS
4 2 (0.20%) SMTP
5 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (15.83%) MySQL
2 88 (8.87%) SQL Server
3 38 (3.83%) Relational Database
4 25 (2.52%) MongoDB
5 24 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (1.81%) Big Data
7 14 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (1.31%) Hadoop
9 12 (1.21%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.21%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (0.91%) Redis
10 9 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (0.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 7 (0.71%) Oracle Discoverer
12 3 (0.30%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.30%) HBase
Development Applications
1 181 (18.25%) Git (software)
2 76 (7.66%) JIRA
3 73 (7.36%) Visual Studio
4 61 (6.15%) Jenkins
5 52 (5.24%) gulp
6 44 (4.44%) webpack
7 24 (2.42%) NUnit
7 24 (2.42%) Selenium
8 22 (2.22%) SpecFlow
8 22 (2.22%) WebDriver
9 18 (1.81%) Visual Studio Code
10 15 (1.51%) Maven
11 13 (1.31%) Bitbucket
12 11 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.81%) git-flow
13 8 (0.81%) JUnit
14 7 (0.71%) PowerBuilder
14 7 (0.71%) Toad
15 5 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 4 (0.40%) Android Studio
General
1 61 (6.15%) Manufacturing
2 25 (2.52%) Marketing
3 24 (2.42%) Finance
4 22 (2.22%) Retail
5 20 (2.02%) Games
6 7 (0.71%) Advertising
7 4 (0.40%) Banking
7 4 (0.40%) Publishing
8 3 (0.30%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.10%) Automotive
9 1 (0.10%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (38.51%) CSS
2 369 (37.20%) HTML
3 314 (31.65%) .NET
4 292 (29.44%) AngularJS
5 193 (19.46%) React
6 159 (16.03%) ASP.NET
7 143 (14.42%) jQuery
8 133 (13.41%) Node.js
9 121 (12.20%) RESTful
10 120 (12.10%) HTML5
11 112 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 110 (11.09%) Web Services
13 93 (9.38%) Django
14 90 (9.07%) WCF
15 89 (8.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 88 (8.87%) Sass
17 66 (6.65%) Spring
18 57 (5.75%) REST
19 53 (5.34%) CSS3
20 49 (4.94%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 109 (10.99%) User Experience
2 73 (7.36%) Computer Science
3 38 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (3.53%) Mobile App
5 32 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
7 12 (1.21%) e-Learning
8 9 (0.91%) iPad
9 8 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.40%) Digital TV
12 3 (0.30%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.30%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.30%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.30%) iPhone
12 3 (0.30%) SCORM
12 3 (0.30%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.20%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.20%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.20%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 83 (8.37%) Linux
2 22 (2.22%) Android
3 17 (1.71%) Unix
4 16 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.71%) AIX
6 4 (0.40%) Windows
7 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (49.90%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (16.63%) Front End Development
2 165 (16.63%) Web Development
3 142 (14.31%) OO
4 132 (13.31%) Scrum
5 130 (13.10%) TDD
6 115 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
7 96 (9.68%) MVC
8 95 (9.58%) Software Engineering
9 84 (8.47%) Test Automation
10 82 (8.27%) SOLID
11 67 (6.75%) OOD
12 62 (6.25%) Open Source
13 59 (5.95%) BDD
14 56 (5.65%) E-Commerce
15 54 (5.44%) OOP
16 53 (5.34%) Problem-Solving
17 46 (4.64%) Integration Testing
18 44 (4.44%) Pair Programming
19 41 (4.13%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 635 (64.01%) JavaScript
2 338 (34.07%) C#
3 254 (25.60%) SQL
4 233 (23.49%) PHP
5 211 (21.27%) Java
6 139 (14.01%) Python
7 63 (6.35%) VB.NET
8 34 (3.43%) T-SQL
9 29 (2.92%) TypeScript
9 29 (2.92%) VB
10 28 (2.82%) C
11 27 (2.72%) Ruby
12 23 (2.32%) Go
13 22 (2.22%) ES6
14 21 (2.12%) Java 8
15 20 (2.02%) Apex Code
15 20 (2.02%) C++
16 19 (1.92%) Bash Shell
16 19 (1.92%) Embedded C
16 19 (1.92%) Lua
Qualifications
1 13 (1.31%) Degree
2 7 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.05%) QA
System Software
1 84 (8.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (0.71%) Ansible
2 6 (0.60%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.30%) Puppet
5 2 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.10%) Proxmox
6 1 (0.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (5.44%) Capita
2 42 (4.23%) Microsoft
3 30 (3.02%) Adobe
4 23 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (1.71%) Oracle
6 11 (1.11%) Atlassian
7 8 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (0.71%) Google
9 6 (0.60%) Facebook
10 4 (0.40%) HP
10 4 (0.40%) Zend
11 3 (0.30%) Cloudera
11 3 (0.30%) Hortonworks
11 3 (0.30%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.20%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.20%) Snow
12 2 (0.20%) Tableau
13 1 (0.10%) Peoplefluent
13 1 (0.10%) Splunk
13 1 (0.10%) Telerik