Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 24 29
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 133 133 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 7.14% 9.04% 9.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.07% 10.26% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 118 128 141
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £63,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +11.63% +7.50%

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 1,649 1,296 1,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 88.56% 88.04% 88.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,424 1,201 1,339
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 74 (55.64%) JavaScript
2 60 (45.11%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (42.11%) Scrum
4 54 (40.60%) AngularJS
5 42 (31.58%) C#
6 39 (29.32%) .NET
6 39 (29.32%) React
7 38 (28.57%) Linux
7 38 (28.57%) Web Development
8 35 (26.32%) PHP
9 33 (24.81%) Java
9 33 (24.81%) Python
10 30 (22.56%) MySQL
10 30 (22.56%) Git (software)
11 29 (21.80%) Amazon AWS
12 26 (19.55%) SQL
13 24 (18.05%) MVC
13 24 (18.05%) Games
14 23 (17.29%) QA
15 22 (16.54%) CSS
16 20 (15.04%) HTML
16 20 (15.04%) Unit Testing
17 19 (14.29%) Django
17 19 (14.29%) SDLC
18 18 (13.53%) Sass
18 18 (13.53%) Node.js
19 17 (12.78%) Docker
19 17 (12.78%) Mentoring
19 17 (12.78%) Coaching
20 16 (12.03%) Self-Motivation

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 13 (9.77%) Apache
2 11 (8.27%) CMS
3 10 (7.52%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.51%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.76%) nginx
5 5 (3.76%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.26%) Confluence
7 2 (1.50%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.80%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.77%) GitHub
3 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) Extranet
1 1 (0.75%) GSM
1 1 (0.75%) HTTP
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
1 1 (0.75%) RS-232
1 1 (0.75%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.56%) MySQL
2 13 (9.77%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.27%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.77%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.26%) Redis
7 2 (1.50%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (22.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.27%) webpack
3 10 (7.52%) Bitbucket
4 8 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.51%) git-flow
6 5 (3.76%) Maven
7 4 (3.01%) Selenium
8 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.26%) JIRA
8 3 (2.26%) JUnit
9 2 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.50%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.50%) Gradle
9 2 (1.50%) JMeter
9 2 (1.50%) Subversion
9 2 (1.50%) TestNG
10 1 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.75%) Mockito
10 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (18.05%) Games
2 7 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.01%) Advertising
3 4 (3.01%) Finance
4 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (55.64%) Developer
2 41 (30.83%) Software Engineer
3 17 (12.78%) Python Developer
4 16 (12.03%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (12.03%) PHP Developer
4 16 (12.03%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
6 13 (9.77%) .NET Developer
6 13 (9.77%) .NET Software Engineer
6 13 (9.77%) Full Stack Developer
6 13 (9.77%) Server Engineer
7 12 (9.02%) Senior Developer
8 11 (8.27%) Embedded Engineer
8 11 (8.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 10 (7.52%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (6.77%) Django Developer
10 9 (6.77%) Java Developer
10 9 (6.77%) Python/Django Developer
10 9 (6.77%) React Developer
10 9 (6.77%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (40.60%) AngularJS
2 39 (29.32%) .NET
2 39 (29.32%) React
3 22 (16.54%) CSS
4 20 (15.04%) HTML
5 19 (14.29%) Django
6 18 (13.53%) Node.js
6 18 (13.53%) Sass
7 16 (12.03%) Ajax
8 13 (9.77%) jQuery
8 13 (9.77%) LAMP
9 12 (9.02%) LESS
10 11 (8.27%) Redux
11 10 (7.52%) RESTful
12 9 (6.77%) REST
12 9 (6.77%) SOAP
13 8 (6.02%) Spring
14 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET
14 7 (5.26%) Hibernate
15 6 (4.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.03%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (9.77%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.52%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (4.51%) User Experience
6 5 (3.76%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.26%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.50%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.50%) Fintech
9 1 (0.75%) Blog
9 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.75%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.75%) SCORM
9 1 (0.75%) Social Media
9 1 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (3.01%) Android
2 4 (3.01%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.01%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (1.50%) CentOS
3 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.50%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.75%) Unix
4 1 (0.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (45.11%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.11%) Scrum
3 38 (28.57%) Web Development
4 24 (18.05%) MVC
5 20 (15.04%) Unit Testing
6 19 (14.29%) SDLC
7 17 (12.78%) Coaching
7 17 (12.78%) Mentoring
8 16 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (11.28%) High Availability
9 15 (11.28%) Test Automation
10 14 (10.53%) Open Source
10 14 (10.53%) Release Management
11 13 (9.77%) Code Coverage
11 13 (9.77%) Game Development
11 13 (9.77%) Source Code Analysis
12 12 (9.02%) DevOps
12 12 (9.02%) OO
13 11 (8.27%) Front End Development
13 11 (8.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 74 (55.64%) JavaScript
2 42 (31.58%) C#
3 35 (26.32%) PHP
4 33 (24.81%) Java
4 33 (24.81%) Python
5 26 (19.55%) SQL
6 15 (11.28%) C++
7 12 (9.02%) Ruby
8 10 (7.52%) C
8 10 (7.52%) Perl
9 7 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.26%) Lua
10 5 (3.76%) ES6
11 4 (3.01%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.26%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.26%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.50%) Go
13 2 (1.50%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.50%) R
13 2 (1.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.50%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.50%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.75%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.29%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) MISRA
2 2 (1.50%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.75%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (12.78%) Docker
2 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.26%) Ansible
2 3 (2.26%) Puppet
3 2 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.51%) Oracle
3 2 (1.50%) VMware
4 1 (0.75%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.75%) Xamarin