Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 31 73
Rank change year-on-year +12 +42 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 190 118 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 9.96% 7.09% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.08% 7.18% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 173 91 51
Brighton median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £41,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.37% -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 1,884 1,643 1,701
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.79% 98.68% 99.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,597 1,447 1,475
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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.

1 124 (65.26%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (52.11%) JavaScript
3 80 (42.11%) C#
4 77 (40.53%) SQL
4 77 (40.53%) .NET
5 57 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 54 (28.42%) CSS
6 54 (28.42%) TDD
7 51 (26.84%) Java
8 50 (26.32%) Python
9 48 (25.26%) Django
10 47 (24.74%) HTML
11 44 (23.16%) OO
11 44 (23.16%) Scrum
11 44 (23.16%) SOLID
12 33 (17.37%) Git (software)
13 31 (16.32%) QA
13 31 (16.32%) MySQL
14 30 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (15.79%) REST
14 30 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 30 (15.79%) Microservices
15 28 (14.74%) React
15 28 (14.74%) Test Automation
15 28 (14.74%) ASP.NET
16 27 (14.21%) Customer Requirements
17 25 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
18 24 (12.63%) Continuous Deployment
18 24 (12.63%) User Experience
18 24 (12.63%) WCF

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 8 (4.21%) Confluence
2 7 (3.68%) nginx
2 7 (3.68%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.58%) Drupal
5 1 (0.53%) CMS
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) Boomi
3 1 (0.53%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.53%) PaaS
3 1 (0.53%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.32%) MySQL
2 10 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.68%) Redis
4 5 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (2.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (2.11%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.05%) Big Data
7 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (17.37%) Git (software)
2 23 (12.11%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.32%) JIRA
4 8 (4.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (4.21%) Bitbucket
5 7 (3.68%) Maven
6 4 (2.11%) Android Studio
6 4 (2.11%) PowerBuilder
6 4 (2.11%) Toad
7 3 (1.58%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.05%) gulp
8 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.53%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.53%) fastlane
9 1 (0.53%) git-flow
9 1 (0.53%) Mocha
9 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.53%) webpack
9 1 (0.53%) Xcode
General
1 6 (3.16%) Finance
2 4 (2.11%) Banking
3 1 (0.53%) Advertising
3 1 (0.53%) Marketing
3 1 (0.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (40.53%) .NET
2 57 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 54 (28.42%) CSS
4 48 (25.26%) Django
5 47 (24.74%) HTML
6 30 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 30 (15.79%) REST
7 28 (14.74%) ASP.NET
7 28 (14.74%) React
8 24 (12.63%) WCF
9 23 (12.11%) XSLT
10 22 (11.58%) .NET Framework
11 21 (11.05%) Spring
12 20 (10.53%) Spring Boot
13 19 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (8.95%) Flask
14 17 (8.95%) HTML5
15 16 (8.42%) RESTful
16 14 (7.37%) J2EE
17 13 (6.84%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.63%) User Experience
2 19 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.68%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.05%) PMI
5 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.21%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.68%) Android
3 5 (2.63%) Linux
4 4 (2.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (65.26%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (28.42%) TDD
3 44 (23.16%) OO
3 44 (23.16%) Scrum
3 44 (23.16%) SOLID
4 30 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (15.79%) Microservices
5 28 (14.74%) Test Automation
6 27 (14.21%) Customer Requirements
7 25 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (12.63%) Continuous Deployment
8 24 (12.63%) Pair Programming
9 23 (12.11%) Integration Testing
9 23 (12.11%) OOD
10 22 (11.58%) Software Engineering
11 19 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 19 (10.00%) Process Improvement
12 18 (9.47%) SOA
13 14 (7.37%) Kanban
14 13 (6.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (52.11%) JavaScript
2 80 (42.11%) C#
3 77 (40.53%) SQL
4 51 (26.84%) Java
5 50 (26.32%) Python
6 23 (12.11%) PHP
7 18 (9.47%) T-SQL
8 16 (8.42%) TypeScript
9 15 (7.89%) Java 8
10 8 (4.21%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.63%) Apple Swift
11 5 (2.63%) Kotlin
12 4 (2.11%) C
12 4 (2.11%) F#
12 4 (2.11%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.11%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.11%) VB
13 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.05%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (16.32%) QA
System Software
1 23 (12.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (4.21%) Atlassian
2 4 (2.11%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (2.11%) Oracle
3 3 (1.58%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.53%) Dell
4 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.53%) Sitecore