Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 33 60
Rank change year-on-year +13 +27 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 186 144 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 10.54% 7.94% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.67% 8.03% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 177 116 58
Brighton median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.66% +17.78%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £40,700
90th Percentile £73,750 £62,500 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 1,744 1,793 1,571
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.81% 98.90% 99.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,526 1,617 1,387
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +9.32%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £68,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +7.32%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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.

1 130 (69.89%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (49.46%) .NET
3 91 (48.92%) C#
4 81 (43.55%) SQL
5 73 (39.25%) JavaScript
6 61 (32.80%) Java
7 57 (30.65%) OO
7 57 (30.65%) SOLID
8 54 (29.03%) AngularJS
9 52 (27.96%) TDD
10 45 (24.19%) Customer Requirements
11 44 (23.66%) Microservices
12 41 (22.04%) ASP.NET
13 40 (21.51%) Software Engineering
14 38 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
15 37 (19.89%) WCF
16 36 (19.35%) CSS
17 35 (18.82%) HTML
17 35 (18.82%) ASP.NET Web API
18 34 (18.28%) OOD
18 34 (18.28%) Visual Studio
18 34 (18.28%) QA
19 32 (17.20%) Git (software)
20 31 (16.67%) Pair Programming
21 30 (16.13%) Spring
21 30 (16.13%) Scrum
22 29 (15.59%) Problem-Solving
23 28 (15.05%) Continuous Deployment
23 28 (15.05%) Python
24 27 (14.52%) XSLT

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 7 (3.76%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.61%) Confluence
3 2 (1.08%) nginx
3 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.54%) Boomi
4 1 (0.54%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.54%) PaaS
4 1 (0.54%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.60%) MySQL
2 8 (4.30%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.08%) Redis
5 1 (0.54%) DB2
5 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (18.28%) Visual Studio
2 32 (17.20%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.61%) JIRA
3 3 (1.61%) Mocha
3 3 (1.61%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.08%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.08%) Grunt
4 2 (1.08%) gulp
4 2 (1.08%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (1.08%) Maven
4 2 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.54%) CocoaPods
5 1 (0.54%) fastlane
5 1 (0.54%) git-flow
5 1 (0.54%) PostCSS
5 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.54%) webpack
5 1 (0.54%) Xcode
General
1 9 (4.84%) Finance
2 1 (0.54%) Advertising
2 1 (0.54%) Marketing
2 1 (0.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (49.46%) .NET
2 54 (29.03%) AngularJS
3 41 (22.04%) ASP.NET
4 37 (19.89%) WCF
5 36 (19.35%) CSS
6 35 (18.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 35 (18.82%) HTML
7 30 (16.13%) Spring
8 27 (14.52%) XSLT
9 25 (13.44%) .NET Framework
9 25 (13.44%) Django
9 25 (13.44%) React
10 19 (10.22%) Spring Boot
11 17 (9.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (8.60%) HTML5
12 16 (8.60%) REST
13 12 (6.45%) JSP
14 10 (5.38%) J2EE
14 10 (5.38%) Struts
15 9 (4.84%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.29%) User Experience
3 7 (3.76%) Fintech
4 2 (1.08%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.08%) PMI
5 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.15%) Linux
2 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (69.89%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (30.65%) OO
2 57 (30.65%) SOLID
3 52 (27.96%) TDD
4 45 (24.19%) Customer Requirements
5 44 (23.66%) Microservices
6 40 (21.51%) Software Engineering
7 38 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (18.28%) OOD
9 31 (16.67%) Pair Programming
10 30 (16.13%) Scrum
11 29 (15.59%) Problem-Solving
12 28 (15.05%) Continuous Deployment
13 27 (14.52%) Integration Testing
13 27 (14.52%) Test Automation
14 23 (12.37%) Computer Science
14 23 (12.37%) Process Improvement
15 21 (11.29%) E-Commerce
16 19 (10.22%) DevOps
16 19 (10.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 91 (48.92%) C#
2 81 (43.55%) SQL
3 73 (39.25%) JavaScript
4 61 (32.80%) Java
5 28 (15.05%) Python
6 21 (11.29%) TypeScript
7 20 (10.75%) T-SQL
8 12 (6.45%) Java 8
9 11 (5.91%) VB
10 9 (4.84%) PHP
11 7 (3.76%) Kotlin
12 6 (3.23%) F#
13 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.54%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.54%) C++
14 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (1.08%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (18.28%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (1.08%) Atlassian
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.54%) Ab Initio
2 1 (0.54%) Dell
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle
2 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (0.54%) Sitecore