Period
to 24 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 33 20
Rank change year-on-year +20 -13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 220 140 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 13.59% 7.99% 8.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.66% 8.63% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 206 137 119
Brighton median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £55,000 £69,500
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +21.95%

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 1,405 1,623 1,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 86.78% 92.64% 89.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,275 1,463 1,214
Brighton median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.26%

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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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.

1 107 (48.64%) Java
2 97 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 62 (28.18%) React
5 59 (26.82%) AngularJS
6 55 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
7 54 (24.55%) Scrum
8 53 (24.09%) TDD
9 41 (18.64%) Python
10 40 (18.18%) Web Development
10 40 (18.18%) Fintech
11 38 (17.27%) Front End Development
12 34 (15.45%) TypeScript
12 34 (15.45%) MySQL
13 30 (13.64%) Microservices
14 29 (13.18%) Finance
14 29 (13.18%) Unit Testing
14 29 (13.18%) Git (software)
15 27 (12.27%) Kanban
15 27 (12.27%) C#
16 26 (11.82%) J2EE
17 25 (11.36%) Spring
17 25 (11.36%) Vue.js
18 24 (10.91%) Linux
19 22 (10.00%) SDLC
19 22 (10.00%) .NET
20 21 (9.55%) MVC
21 20 (9.09%) C++
21 20 (9.09%) BDD
22 19 (8.64%) HTML

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 15 (6.82%) Apache
2 11 (5.00%) CMS
3 7 (3.18%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.82%) nginx
5 3 (1.36%) Confluence
6 2 (0.91%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.91%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.00%) GitHub
3 9 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.36%) PaaS
5 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.91%) SaaS
6 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.27%) MQTT
2 1 (0.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.45%) MySQL
2 11 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.91%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (0.91%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.45%) DB2
6 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (13.18%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.27%) JIRA
2 16 (7.27%) webpack
3 11 (5.00%) Bitbucket
4 6 (2.73%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.27%) Maven
6 4 (1.82%) Gradle
6 4 (1.82%) JUnit
6 4 (1.82%) Mockito
7 2 (0.91%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.91%) git-flow
7 2 (0.91%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.91%) Mocha
7 2 (0.91%) Selenium
7 2 (0.91%) Subversion
8 1 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (13.18%) Finance
2 14 (6.36%) Marketing
3 10 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.73%) Games
5 2 (0.91%) Retail
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 142 (64.55%) Developer
2 75 (34.09%) Java Developer
3 45 (20.45%) Software Engineer
4 41 (18.64%) Senior Developer
5 32 (14.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 30 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 29 (13.18%) JavaScript Developer
8 23 (10.45%) Java Engineer
8 23 (10.45%) Java Software Engineer
9 20 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
10 18 (8.18%) Agile Developer
10 18 (8.18%) Agile Java Developer
10 18 (8.18%) Java Developer - Fintech
11 15 (6.82%) PHP Developer
11 15 (6.82%) React Developer
12 13 (5.91%) JavaScript Engineer
12 13 (5.91%) Product Owner
13 12 (5.45%) Senior Java Engineer
13 12 (5.45%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 11 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (28.18%) React
2 59 (26.82%) AngularJS
3 26 (11.82%) J2EE
4 25 (11.36%) Spring
4 25 (11.36%) Vue.js
5 22 (10.00%) .NET
6 19 (8.64%) HTML
7 18 (8.18%) CSS
7 18 (8.18%) Redux
8 15 (6.82%) LAMP
8 15 (6.82%) RESTful
9 13 (5.91%) Ajax
9 13 (5.91%) XML
10 11 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (4.55%) Django
12 8 (3.64%) .NET Framework
12 8 (3.64%) Entity Framework
12 8 (3.64%) Flask
12 8 (3.64%) Hibernate
12 8 (3.64%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.18%) Fintech
2 16 (7.27%) User Experience
3 11 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.45%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.45%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.91%) Linux
2 2 (0.91%) CentOS
2 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (0.91%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.45%) Android
3 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.45%) FreeRTOS
3 1 (0.45%) Unix
3 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 54 (24.55%) Scrum
4 53 (24.09%) TDD
5 40 (18.18%) Web Development
6 38 (17.27%) Front End Development
7 30 (13.64%) Microservices
8 29 (13.18%) Unit Testing
9 27 (12.27%) Kanban
10 22 (10.00%) SDLC
11 21 (9.55%) MVC
12 20 (9.09%) BDD
13 15 (6.82%) E-Commerce
14 14 (6.36%) Mentoring
15 13 (5.91%) Machine Learning
15 13 (5.91%) Personalization
15 13 (5.91%) Product Marketing
16 11 (5.00%) OO
17 10 (4.55%) Computer Science
18 9 (4.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 107 (48.64%) Java
2 80 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 41 (18.64%) Python
4 34 (15.45%) TypeScript
5 27 (12.27%) C#
6 20 (9.09%) C++
7 16 (7.27%) PHP
8 11 (5.00%) SQL
9 9 (4.09%) C
10 8 (3.64%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.64%) Lua
11 7 (3.18%) F#
12 5 (2.27%) ES6
12 5 (2.27%) Go
13 4 (1.82%) Ruby
14 3 (1.36%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.36%) Perl
14 3 (1.36%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.36%) VB
15 2 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (5.91%) Degree
2 7 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (1.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.91%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) MISRA
2 1 (0.45%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (2.27%) Docker
2 2 (0.91%) Firmware
2 2 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (1.36%) Puppet
2 2 (0.91%) Ansible
2 2 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (3.18%) Peoplefluent
2 5 (2.27%) Oracle
3 2 (0.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.91%) VMware
4 1 (0.45%) Ab Initio