Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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

Senior Developer
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 45 55
Rank change year-on-year +27 +10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 217 70 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 10.93% 4.70% 4.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.13% 4.77% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 173 58 93
Brighton median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £50,000
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 1,950 1,469 1,780
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.19% 98.72% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,579 1,303 1,562
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 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Brighton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Brighton

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Brighton over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Brighton

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 126 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (55.76%) JavaScript
3 93 (42.86%) SQL
4 77 (35.48%) C#
4 77 (35.48%) CSS
5 73 (33.64%) .NET
6 71 (32.72%) HTML
7 61 (28.11%) Java
7 61 (28.11%) PHP
8 57 (26.27%) Python
8 57 (26.27%) Django
9 56 (25.81%) TDD
10 47 (21.66%) Git (software)
10 47 (21.66%) AngularJS
10 47 (21.66%) Docker
11 43 (19.82%) MySQL
12 41 (18.89%) Scrum
13 37 (17.05%) OO
14 36 (16.59%) ASP.NET Web API
15 32 (14.75%) SOLID
16 29 (13.36%) REST
16 29 (13.36%) React
16 29 (13.36%) WCF
17 28 (12.90%) ASP.NET
18 26 (11.98%) Test Automation
18 26 (11.98%) J2EE
19 24 (11.06%) OOD
19 24 (11.06%) Flask
20 23 (10.60%) QA
20 23 (10.60%) Continuous Integration

Senior 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 10 (4.61%) Confluence
2 8 (3.69%) Drupal
2 8 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.23%) nginx
3 7 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.84%) WordPress
5 3 (1.38%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (1.38%) JBoss
5 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.92%) Apache
7 1 (0.46%) CMS
7 1 (0.46%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.92%) GitHub
4 1 (0.46%) NuGet
4 1 (0.46%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.92%) Broadband
2 1 (0.46%) DNS
2 1 (0.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (19.82%) MySQL
2 12 (5.53%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.69%) Big Data
3 8 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (3.23%) Oracle Discoverer
4 7 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (3.23%) Redis
5 6 (2.76%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.84%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (21.66%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.60%) JIRA
3 21 (9.68%) Visual Studio
4 11 (5.07%) Bitbucket
4 11 (5.07%) gulp
5 10 (4.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (3.69%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.23%) Maven
7 7 (3.23%) PowerBuilder
7 7 (3.23%) Toad
8 4 (1.84%) Android Studio
9 2 (0.92%) Protractor
9 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.46%) CocoaPods
10 1 (0.46%) fastlane
10 1 (0.46%) git-flow
10 1 (0.46%) Log4Net
10 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.46%) Xcode
General
1 7 (3.23%) Retail
2 6 (2.76%) Finance
3 4 (1.84%) Banking
4 1 (0.46%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (35.48%) CSS
2 73 (33.64%) .NET
3 71 (32.72%) HTML
4 57 (26.27%) Django
5 47 (21.66%) AngularJS
6 36 (16.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (13.36%) React
7 29 (13.36%) REST
7 29 (13.36%) WCF
8 28 (12.90%) ASP.NET
9 26 (11.98%) J2EE
10 24 (11.06%) Flask
11 21 (9.68%) RESTful
11 21 (9.68%) XSLT
12 17 (7.83%) Node.js
13 16 (7.37%) HTML5
13 16 (7.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (6.91%) Spring
15 14 (6.45%) Spring Boot
16 12 (5.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.22%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.53%) User Experience
4 8 (3.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.46%) PMI
5 1 (0.46%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.60%) Linux
2 8 (3.69%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.23%) AIX
3 7 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (0.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (25.81%) TDD
3 41 (18.89%) Scrum
4 37 (17.05%) OO
5 32 (14.75%) SOLID
6 26 (11.98%) Test Automation
7 24 (11.06%) OOD
8 23 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (9.68%) Pair Programming
9 21 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (9.22%) Continuous Deployment
10 20 (9.22%) Customer Requirements
10 20 (9.22%) Integration Testing
11 19 (8.76%) Microservices
11 19 (8.76%) Process Improvement
12 16 (7.37%) E-Commerce
12 16 (7.37%) Web Development
13 15 (6.91%) Open Source
13 15 (6.91%) Software Engineering
14 14 (6.45%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 121 (55.76%) JavaScript
2 93 (42.86%) SQL
3 77 (35.48%) C#
4 61 (28.11%) Java
4 61 (28.11%) PHP
5 57 (26.27%) Python
6 14 (6.45%) Java 8
7 12 (5.53%) T-SQL
7 12 (5.53%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.69%) C
8 8 (3.69%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.23%) Ruby
9 7 (3.23%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.76%) Perl
10 6 (2.76%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.30%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.38%) ES7
13 1 (0.46%) F#
13 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (1.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.60%) QA
System Software
1 47 (21.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.38%) Ansible
1 3 (1.38%) Salt
2 2 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (5.99%) Capita
2 10 (4.61%) Atlassian
3 9 (4.15%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.69%) MicroStrategy
4 8 (3.69%) Oracle