Period
to 25 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Skills over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Skills (Interpersonal, Communication)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 12 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Social Skills 163 92 292
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Brighton 11.64% 15.97% 17.86%
As % of the General category 43.70% 41.44% 45.48%
Number of salaries quoted 112 48 255
10th Percentile £29,073 £25,300 £30,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £51,233 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.41% +2.47% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £77,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £82,875 £68,250
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -

Social Skills is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 373 222 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 26.64% 38.54% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 272 170 519
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £38,910 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.99% +1.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,938
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £75,000
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.99% +1.00% +4.17%

Social Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Social Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Social Skills in Brighton

Social Skills
Salary Trend in Brighton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Social Skills in Brighton.

Salary trend for Social Skills in Brighton

Social Skills
Salary Histogram in Brighton

Salary distribution for jobs citing Social Skills in Brighton over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Social Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT jobs citing Social Skills also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Social Skills.

1 70 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (31.90%) Problem-Solving
3 45 (27.61%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (20.86%) User Experience
5 32 (19.63%) SaaS
6 28 (17.18%) JIRA
7 27 (16.56%) Finance
8 24 (14.72%) CSS
8 24 (14.72%) Presentation Skills
9 23 (14.11%) JavaScript
10 22 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (12.88%) Microsoft
12 19 (11.66%) DevOps
12 19 (11.66%) Google
12 19 (11.66%) React
13 18 (11.04%) Time Management
13 18 (11.04%) Project Management
13 18 (11.04%) SQL
14 17 (10.43%) Azure
14 17 (10.43%) Self-Motivation
15 16 (9.82%) Organisational Skills
15 16 (9.82%) Accessibility
15 16 (9.82%) Marketing
15 16 (9.82%) Web Development
15 16 (9.82%) E-Commerce
15 16 (9.82%) Service Delivery
16 15 (9.20%) B2C
16 15 (9.20%) Apple iOS
16 15 (9.20%) Analytics
16 15 (9.20%) Android

Social Skills
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 (4.91%) Apache
2 5 (3.07%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.45%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.84%) Confluence
5 2 (1.23%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 15 (9.20%) Figma
2 10 (6.13%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (4.91%) InVision
3 8 (4.91%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (4.29%) Sketch
5 3 (1.84%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.07%) Shopify
2 3 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (19.63%) SaaS
2 17 (10.43%) Azure
3 8 (4.91%) Google Analytics
4 7 (4.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 7 (4.29%) Microsoft 365
5 6 (3.68%) Google Sheets
5 6 (3.68%) Power Platform
6 5 (3.07%) AWS
6 5 (3.07%) PaaS
7 4 (2.45%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (2.45%) Trello
8 3 (1.84%) Azure Storage
8 3 (1.84%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.84%) Lucidchart
9 2 (1.23%) Google Docs
9 2 (1.23%) IaaS
9 2 (1.23%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.61%) npm
10 1 (0.61%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.68%) Firewall
3 5 (3.07%) DHCP
3 5 (3.07%) DNS
3 5 (3.07%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (3.07%) FTP
3 5 (3.07%) SAN
4 4 (2.45%) HTTP
5 3 (1.84%) Wireless
6 2 (1.23%) VoIP
7 1 (0.61%) LAN
7 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.68%) Big Data
2 6 (3.68%) Power BI
2 6 (3.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.68%) Tableau
3 5 (3.07%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.45%) MySQL
5 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.61%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.61%) DataStage
6 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (17.18%) JIRA
2 12 (7.36%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.29%) Visual Website Optimizer
4 1 (0.61%) Balsamiq
4 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.61%) JMeter
4 1 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.61%) Selenium
4 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.61%) webpack
General
1 45 (27.61%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (16.56%) Finance
3 24 (14.72%) Presentation Skills
4 16 (9.82%) Marketing
4 16 (9.82%) Organisational Skills
5 9 (5.52%) Retail
6 6 (3.68%) Documentation Skills
7 5 (3.07%) Games
7 5 (3.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 4 (2.45%) Influencing Skills
9 3 (1.84%) Legal
10 2 (1.23%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (17.18%) Developer
2 22 (13.50%) Analyst
2 22 (13.50%) Product Manager
3 20 (12.27%) Product Owner
4 16 (9.82%) Designer
5 15 (9.20%) UI Designer
5 15 (9.20%) UI/UX Designer
5 15 (9.20%) UX Designer
6 11 (6.75%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (6.13%) Support Engineer
8 9 (5.52%) Consultant
8 9 (5.52%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.52%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (4.29%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.29%) Technical Product Owner
11 6 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (3.07%) Data Analyst
12 5 (3.07%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.72%) CSS
2 19 (11.66%) React
3 13 (7.98%) HTML
4 11 (6.75%) Redux
5 7 (4.29%) GraphQL
6 6 (3.68%) .NET
7 5 (3.07%) Laravel
7 5 (3.07%) Sass
8 4 (2.45%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.45%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (2.45%) RESTful
9 2 (1.23%) .NET Core
9 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.23%) jQuery
9 2 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.23%) Web Services
9 2 (1.23%) XML
10 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.61%) Kafka
10 1 (0.61%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.86%) User Experience
2 17 (10.43%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (5.52%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.52%) EPoS
4 7 (4.29%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (3.07%) Life Science
6 3 (1.84%) Wiki
7 2 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.23%) Legacy Systems
7 2 (1.23%) Replication
8 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.61%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.20%) Android
1 15 (9.20%) Apple iOS
2 9 (5.52%) Windows
3 6 (3.68%) Linux
3 6 (3.68%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.23%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (31.90%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (11.66%) DevOps
5 18 (11.04%) Project Management
5 18 (11.04%) Time Management
6 16 (9.82%) E-Commerce
6 16 (9.82%) Service Delivery
6 16 (9.82%) Web Development
7 15 (9.20%) Analytical Thinking
7 15 (9.20%) Analytics
7 15 (9.20%) B2C
7 15 (9.20%) Front End Development
7 15 (9.20%) Microservices
8 14 (8.59%) A/B Testing
8 14 (8.59%) Test Automation
8 14 (8.59%) User Stories
9 13 (7.98%) ITIL
10 12 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.75%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.11%) JavaScript
2 18 (11.04%) SQL
3 7 (4.29%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.68%) C#
4 6 (3.68%) TypeScript
5 5 (3.07%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.07%) PHP
5 5 (3.07%) Scala
6 4 (2.45%) Java
7 3 (1.84%) Python
8 2 (1.23%) C
8 2 (1.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (7.98%) Degree
2 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.84%) CCNP
3 3 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.23%) CISSP
5 1 (0.61%) CISA
5 1 (0.61%) CISM
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.61%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.61%) MBA
5 1 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.82%) Accessibility
2 7 (4.29%) Actionable Recommendations
3 6 (3.68%) SLA
4 2 (1.23%) PMO
5 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.07%) vSphere
4 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.68%) Terraform
2 5 (3.07%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.07%) PowerCLI
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.23%) SCCM
3 2 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.23%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.61%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 21 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.66%) Google
3 8 (4.91%) Adobe
4 7 (4.29%) VMware
5 5 (3.07%) Cisco
6 3 (1.84%) Aderant
6 3 (1.84%) iManage
6 3 (1.84%) Palo Alto
6 3 (1.84%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.23%) NetApp
7 2 (1.23%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (1.23%) Zerto
8 1 (0.61%) Aruba
8 1 (0.61%) Databricks
8 1 (0.61%) Draytek
8 1 (0.61%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.61%) HP
8 1 (0.61%) Meraki
8 1 (0.61%) NETGEAR
8 1 (0.61%) Screaming Frog