Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 22 24
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 135 145 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 7.48% 9.42% 10.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.25% 10.73% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 131 133 170
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +15.85% -3.53%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £67,500 £55,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,637 1,351 1,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 90.69% 87.78% 87.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,480 1,237 1,361
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 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,088
% change year-on-year - +2.07% +10.22%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Brighton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Brighton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Brighton over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering.

1 70 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 65 (48.15%) C#
3 59 (43.70%) .NET
4 54 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (38.52%) AngularJS
6 49 (36.30%) Scrum
7 42 (31.11%) SQL
8 39 (28.89%) CSS
9 36 (26.67%) HTML
10 35 (25.93%) Web Development
11 33 (24.44%) Python
12 32 (23.70%) Linux
12 32 (23.70%) C++
13 29 (21.48%) React
14 24 (17.78%) C
15 22 (16.30%) Docker
16 21 (15.56%) NoSQL
17 20 (14.81%) Games
17 20 (14.81%) High Availability
17 20 (14.81%) Sass
17 20 (14.81%) Kubernetes
18 19 (14.07%) Front End Development
18 19 (14.07%) RESTful
18 19 (14.07%) XML
19 18 (13.33%) MVC
19 18 (13.33%) Unit Testing
19 18 (13.33%) Node.js
19 18 (13.33%) Bash Shell
20 17 (12.59%) Vue (Vue.js)
20 17 (12.59%) Backbone.js

Software Engineering
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 (5.93%) IIS
2 7 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.22%) Apache
4 2 (1.48%) CMS
4 2 (1.48%) Confluence
4 2 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.74%) nginx
5 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.37%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) Internet
1 3 (2.22%) MQTT
2 1 (0.74%) GSM
2 1 (0.74%) RS-232
2 1 (0.74%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.56%) NoSQL
2 9 (6.67%) MySQL
2 9 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.22%) SQLite
5 2 (1.48%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.74%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 14 (10.37%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.44%) webpack
3 5 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.96%) Subversion
5 3 (2.22%) Grunt
5 3 (2.22%) gulp
5 3 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.48%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.48%) JIRA
6 2 (1.48%) JMeter
6 2 (1.48%) JUnit
6 2 (1.48%) Selenium
6 2 (1.48%) TestNG
7 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.74%) Gradle
7 1 (0.74%) Maven
7 1 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.74%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (14.81%) Games
2 15 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.96%) Advertising
3 4 (2.96%) Retail
4 3 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 66 (48.89%) Developer
2 63 (46.67%) Software Engineer
3 29 (21.48%) Senior Software Engineer
4 27 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 25 (18.52%) Embedded Engineer
5 25 (18.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 23 (17.04%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 22 (16.30%) JavaScript Developer
8 21 (15.56%) .NET Software Engineer
9 18 (13.33%) C# Developer
9 18 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
10 17 (12.59%) .NET Developer
10 17 (12.59%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 17 (12.59%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 17 (12.59%) Server Engineer
11 16 (11.85%) C Software Engineer
11 16 (11.85%) Embedded C Engineer
11 16 (11.85%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 16 (11.85%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 16 (11.85%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (43.70%) .NET
2 52 (38.52%) AngularJS
3 39 (28.89%) CSS
4 36 (26.67%) HTML
5 29 (21.48%) React
6 20 (14.81%) Sass
7 19 (14.07%) RESTful
7 19 (14.07%) XML
8 18 (13.33%) Node.js
9 17 (12.59%) Backbone.js
9 17 (12.59%) SOAP
9 17 (12.59%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 16 (11.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (11.11%) Ajax
12 14 (10.37%) Ember.js
13 13 (9.63%) Django
13 13 (9.63%) jQuery
13 13 (9.63%) REST
14 12 (8.89%) ASP.NET
15 10 (7.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 13 (9.63%) User Experience
3 9 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.93%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.22%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.22%) Machine to Machine
6 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.48%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.70%) Linux
2 10 (7.41%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (6.67%) Windows
4 8 (5.93%) VxWorks
4 8 (5.93%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.96%) Android
5 4 (2.96%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) CentOS
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (36.30%) Scrum
3 35 (25.93%) Web Development
4 20 (14.81%) High Availability
5 19 (14.07%) Front End Development
6 18 (13.33%) MVC
6 18 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 15 (11.11%) BDD
7 15 (11.11%) TDD
8 13 (9.63%) Game Development
9 9 (6.67%) SDLC
10 8 (5.93%) Data Management
10 8 (5.93%) MVVM
11 7 (5.19%) Collaborative Working
12 6 (4.44%) Validation
12 6 (4.44%) Web Application Development
13 5 (3.70%) DevOps
13 5 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (3.70%) Test Automation
14 4 (2.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 70 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 65 (48.15%) C#
3 42 (31.11%) SQL
4 33 (24.44%) Python
5 32 (23.70%) C++
6 24 (17.78%) C
7 18 (13.33%) Bash Shell
8 16 (11.85%) Java
8 16 (11.85%) PHP
9 15 (11.11%) Lua
10 12 (8.89%) T-SQL
11 9 (6.67%) Embedded C
11 9 (6.67%) Embedded C++
12 7 (5.19%) Ruby
12 7 (5.19%) TypeScript
13 6 (4.44%) Perl
14 5 (3.70%) VB.NET
15 4 (2.96%) ES6
15 4 (2.96%) VB
16 2 (1.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (8.89%) Degree
2 2 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.48%) Master's Degree
2 2 (1.48%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.74%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) MISRA
1 8 (5.93%) MISRA C
2 4 (2.96%) QA
System Software
1 22 (16.30%) Docker
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (14.81%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.48%) Ansible
2 2 (1.48%) Puppet
3 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (8.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.96%) Oracle
3 3 (2.22%) Zend
4 1 (0.74%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.74%) VMware