Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 28 23
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 173 120 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 9.47% 7.34% 10.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.30% 8.19% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 162 108 158
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,875 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,125 £55,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -5.88%

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 1679 1466 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 91.95% 89.66% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1276 1279
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 £25,750
90th Percentile £64,875 £70,000 £62,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 86 (49.71%) JavaScript
2 83 (47.98%) CSS
3 81 (46.82%) HTML
4 70 (40.46%) C#
5 68 (39.31%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (35.84%) Web Development
6 62 (35.84%) .NET
7 56 (32.37%) Scrum
8 52 (30.06%) AngularJS
9 47 (27.17%) C++
10 46 (26.59%) SQL
11 35 (20.23%) Linux
12 32 (18.50%) C
12 32 (18.50%) Python
13 31 (17.92%) MVC
14 29 (16.76%) Front End Development
15 28 (16.18%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 28 (16.18%) React
16 27 (15.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (15.03%) TDD
17 26 (15.03%) RESTful
17 26 (15.03%) Backbone.js
18 25 (14.45%) XML
19 24 (13.87%) Bash Shell
19 24 (13.87%) BDD
19 24 (13.87%) Unit Testing
20 23 (13.29%) Sass
20 23 (13.29%) Ember.js
20 23 (13.29%) User Experience
20 23 (13.29%) SOAP

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 12 (6.94%) IIS
2 8 (4.62%) bbPress
2 8 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.62%) WordPress
3 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.58%) IaaS
3 1 (0.58%) PaaS
3 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.73%) Internet
1 3 (1.73%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.94%) NoSQL
1 12 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.05%) MySQL
4 3 (1.73%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.73%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (5.78%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.62%) Vagrant
3 6 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.73%) Grunt
4 3 (1.73%) gulp
4 3 (1.73%) Subversion
5 2 (1.16%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.16%) JMeter
5 2 (1.16%) JUnit
5 2 (1.16%) Selenium
5 2 (1.16%) TestNG
6 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (12.14%) Manufacturing
2 10 (5.78%) Games
3 4 (2.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.16%) Advertising
4 2 (1.16%) Law
4 2 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 93 (53.76%) Developer
2 71 (41.04%) Software Engineer
3 41 (23.70%) Senior Software Engineer
4 32 (18.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 32 (18.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 31 (17.92%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 30 (17.34%) C# Developer
7 27 (15.61%) C++ Software Engineer
8 25 (14.45%) Full Stack Developer
9 22 (12.72%) C# Software Engineer
9 22 (12.72%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 22 (12.72%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 21 (12.14%) C Software Engineer
10 21 (12.14%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 21 (12.14%) Embedded C Engineer
10 21 (12.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 21 (12.14%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 21 (12.14%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 21 (12.14%) Senior C Software Engineer
10 21 (12.14%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (47.98%) CSS
2 81 (46.82%) HTML
3 62 (35.84%) .NET
4 52 (30.06%) AngularJS
5 28 (16.18%) React
5 28 (16.18%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 27 (15.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 26 (15.03%) Backbone.js
7 26 (15.03%) RESTful
8 25 (14.45%) XML
9 23 (13.29%) Ember.js
9 23 (13.29%) Sass
9 23 (13.29%) SOAP
10 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (11.56%) .NET Framework
12 19 (10.98%) Entity Framework
13 18 (10.40%) ASP.NET
14 16 (9.25%) jQuery
15 15 (8.67%) Ajax
15 15 (8.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.29%) User Experience
2 22 (12.72%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (5.20%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.73%) Internet of Things
6 3 (1.73%) Machine to Machine
6 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.23%) Linux
2 13 (7.51%) Windows
3 12 (6.94%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.78%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (5.78%) VxWorks
5 8 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.31%) Android
6 4 (2.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.31%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (35.84%) Web Development
3 56 (32.37%) Scrum
4 31 (17.92%) MVC
5 29 (16.76%) Front End Development
6 26 (15.03%) TDD
7 24 (13.87%) BDD
7 24 (13.87%) Unit Testing
8 18 (10.40%) SDLC
9 14 (8.09%) OOD
10 10 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (5.78%) High Availability
10 10 (5.78%) Mentoring
10 10 (5.78%) OOP
10 10 (5.78%) Visualisation
11 9 (5.20%) Computer Vision
11 9 (5.20%) Data Management
11 9 (5.20%) Image Processing
11 9 (5.20%) MVVM
12 8 (4.62%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 86 (49.71%) JavaScript
2 70 (40.46%) C#
3 47 (27.17%) C++
4 46 (26.59%) SQL
5 32 (18.50%) C
5 32 (18.50%) Python
6 24 (13.87%) Bash Shell
7 21 (12.14%) Lua
8 17 (9.83%) Java
8 17 (9.83%) T-SQL
9 16 (9.25%) PHP
10 10 (5.78%) Embedded C
10 10 (5.78%) Embedded C++
11 7 (4.05%) TypeScript
12 6 (3.47%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.31%) ES6
13 4 (2.31%) VB
14 2 (1.16%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.16%) R
14 2 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (6.36%) Degree
2 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.16%) Master's Degree
2 2 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.58%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) MISRA
1 9 (5.20%) MISRA C
2 2 (1.16%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (6.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (5.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (5.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.62%) BuddyPress
2 8 (4.62%) PayPal
2 8 (4.62%) WooCommerce
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle
3 3 (1.73%) Zend