Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 85 79
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 45 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.51% 1.89% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 1.90% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 48 25 42
Brighton median annual salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,750 £20,000
90th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £31,250
East Sussex median annual salary £25,150 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +4.79% -4.00% +8.70%

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 1774 1631 1788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.94% 99.33% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1428 1524
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,828 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% +7.07% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,875 £68,750 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Brighton

Graduate
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in Brighton.

Salary trend for Graduate in Brighton

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Graduate 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 Graduate in the job title.

1 26 (57.78%) Degree
2 21 (46.67%) C#
2 21 (46.67%) HTML
2 21 (46.67%) .NET
3 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (37.78%) Computer Science
5 16 (35.56%) CSS
5 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
6 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 13 (28.89%) SQL
7 13 (28.89%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (22.22%) MVC
8 10 (22.22%) Web Development
9 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (15.56%) Scrum
11 7 (15.56%) Java
12 6 (13.33%) PHP
12 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.33%) TDD
12 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
12 6 (13.33%) jQuery
12 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (11.11%) Content Management
13 5 (11.11%) CMS
14 4 (8.89%) Python
14 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (8.89%) Android
15 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
15 3 (6.67%) Front End Development

Graduate 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 5 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) .NET
1 21 (46.67%) HTML
2 16 (35.56%) CSS
3 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (13.33%) jQuery
6 3 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Core
7 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (4.44%) Django
7 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
7 2 (4.44%) XML
8 1 (2.22%) Spring
8 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Android
2 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) MVC
2 10 (22.22%) Web Development
3 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.56%) Scrum
5 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.33%) TDD
6 5 (11.11%) Content Management
7 3 (6.67%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.67%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.44%) Mathematical Modelling
8 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
8 2 (4.44%) Open Source
8 2 (4.44%) Physics
8 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Analytics
9 1 (2.22%) B2B Sales
9 1 (2.22%) Data Analytics
9 1 (2.22%) Data Virtualisation
9 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) C#
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) SQL
4 7 (15.56%) Java
5 6 (13.33%) PHP
6 4 (8.89%) Python
7 3 (6.67%) Ruby
8 2 (4.44%) C++
8 2 (4.44%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.44%) R
8 2 (4.44%) Scala
8 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) Degree
2 13 (28.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.44%) Master's Degree
3 2 (4.44%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.22%) Tableau