Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 49 48
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 154 76 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 8.61% 5.04% 5.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.73% 5.07% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 126 72 97
Brighton median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +15.91% +3.53%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +13.33% +5.88%

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 1,765 1,499 1,720
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.71% 99.47% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,597 1,345 1,495
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%

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 19 January 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 19 January 2018, Senior Developer 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 117 (75.97%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (51.95%) .NET
3 75 (48.70%) C#
4 70 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 52 (33.77%) Scrum
6 48 (31.17%) Git (software)
6 48 (31.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 45 (29.22%) WCF
8 43 (27.92%) SQL
9 42 (27.27%) ASP.NET
10 38 (24.68%) OO
11 36 (23.38%) TDD
12 32 (20.78%) SQL Server
13 31 (20.13%) Test Automation
13 31 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (18.83%) Visual Studio
15 28 (18.18%) AngularJS
16 25 (16.23%) SOLID
16 25 (16.23%) Continuous Deployment
16 25 (16.23%) Customer Requirements
16 25 (16.23%) Pair Programming
16 25 (16.23%) OOP
16 25 (16.23%) XSLT
16 25 (16.23%) OOD
16 25 (16.23%) CSS
16 25 (16.23%) Degree
16 25 (16.23%) Integration Testing
17 24 (15.58%) Process Improvement
17 24 (15.58%) HTML
17 24 (15.58%) React

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 13 (8.44%) CMS
2 4 (2.60%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.90%) GitHub
3 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.19%) MySQL
3 7 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.90%) Geospatial Data
4 6 (3.90%) GIS
4 6 (3.90%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (31.17%) Git (software)
2 29 (18.83%) Visual Studio
3 22 (14.29%) JIRA
4 3 (1.95%) gulp
5 1 (0.65%) Selenium
5 1 (0.65%) webpack
General
1 18 (11.69%) Retail
2 4 (2.60%) Marketing
3 2 (1.30%) Finance
3 2 (1.30%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (51.95%) .NET
2 48 (31.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 45 (29.22%) WCF
4 42 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 28 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 25 (16.23%) CSS
6 25 (16.23%) XSLT
7 24 (15.58%) HTML
7 24 (15.58%) React
8 21 (13.64%) Web Services
9 20 (12.99%) WinForms
9 20 (12.99%) WPF
10 18 (11.69%) RESTful
11 14 (9.09%) Node.js
11 14 (9.09%) Spring
12 13 (8.44%) Django
12 13 (8.44%) jQuery
13 12 (7.79%) REST
14 11 (7.14%) Spring Boot
15 10 (6.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 18 (11.69%) iPad
4 8 (5.19%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.60%) Fintech
6 4 (2.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.49%) Linux
2 8 (5.19%) Android
3 6 (3.90%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (75.97%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (33.77%) Scrum
3 38 (24.68%) OO
4 36 (23.38%) TDD
5 31 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (20.13%) Test Automation
6 25 (16.23%) Continuous Deployment
6 25 (16.23%) Customer Requirements
6 25 (16.23%) Integration Testing
6 25 (16.23%) OOD
6 25 (16.23%) OOP
6 25 (16.23%) Pair Programming
6 25 (16.23%) SOLID
7 24 (15.58%) Process Improvement
8 21 (13.64%) Web Development
9 20 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (12.34%) E-Commerce
11 18 (11.69%) Multichannel Retail
11 18 (11.69%) MVC
12 12 (7.79%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 75 (48.70%) C#
2 70 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 43 (27.92%) SQL
4 20 (12.99%) Java
5 14 (9.09%) PHP
6 13 (8.44%) Python
7 8 (5.19%) F#
7 8 (5.19%) VB
8 2 (1.30%) C++
9 1 (0.65%) ES6
Qualifications
1 25 (16.23%) Degree
2 6 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.39%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.60%) Rakuten
3 3 (1.95%) Capita
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle