Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 27 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 171 138 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 8.63% 9.20% 7.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.18% 10.09% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 132 129 114
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +25.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £70,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1,679 1,368 1,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 84.76% 91.20% 88.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,383 1,210 1,383
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,025 £70,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 98 (57.31%) JavaScript
2 75 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (36.84%) MySQL
4 60 (35.09%) PHP
5 58 (33.92%) Scrum
6 49 (28.65%) Git (software)
6 49 (28.65%) React
7 48 (28.07%) Java
8 44 (25.73%) AngularJS
9 42 (24.56%) Web Development
9 42 (24.56%) Linux
10 41 (23.98%) MVC
11 38 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
12 34 (19.88%) QA
12 34 (19.88%) Relational Database
13 31 (18.13%) Unit Testing
13 31 (18.13%) Open Source
13 31 (18.13%) OOP
14 30 (17.54%) OO
15 29 (16.96%) Python
16 28 (16.37%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (16.37%) Release Management
16 28 (16.37%) Self-Motivation
17 27 (15.79%) SDLC
18 25 (14.62%) Mentoring
18 25 (14.62%) Apache
18 25 (14.62%) LAMP
19 24 (14.04%) CMS
20 22 (12.87%) C#
20 22 (12.87%) Test Automation

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 25 (14.62%) Apache
2 24 (14.04%) CMS
3 11 (6.43%) nginx
4 10 (5.85%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.09%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.51%) Apache Spark
6 6 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.17%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.17%) Confluence
7 2 (1.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 38 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.94%) GitHub
3 2 (1.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.17%) HTTP
2 1 (0.58%) Extranet
2 1 (0.58%) GSM
2 1 (0.58%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) RS-232
2 1 (0.58%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (36.84%) MySQL
2 34 (19.88%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.77%) Redis
4 12 (7.02%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.09%) Big Data
7 6 (3.51%) Apache Hive
7 6 (3.51%) HBase
7 6 (3.51%) Impala
8 5 (2.92%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.17%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.58%) icCube
10 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (28.65%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.53%) Bitbucket
3 16 (9.36%) git-flow
4 12 (7.02%) Maven
5 10 (5.85%) webpack
6 9 (5.26%) JIRA
7 8 (4.68%) Jenkins
8 7 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (3.51%) JUnit
9 6 (3.51%) Mockito
10 5 (2.92%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (2.34%) Selenium
12 2 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.17%) Gradle
12 2 (1.17%) Subversion
13 1 (0.58%) CircleCI
13 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.58%) Flyway
13 1 (0.58%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (8.19%) Games
2 13 (7.60%) Marketing
3 11 (6.43%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 96 (56.14%) Developer
2 55 (32.16%) Software Engineer
3 44 (25.73%) PHP Developer
4 27 (15.79%) Full Stack Developer
5 21 (12.28%) Senior Software Engineer
6 19 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (9.94%) Java Developer
8 16 (9.36%) Senior Developer
9 14 (8.19%) Embedded Engineer
9 14 (8.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 14 (8.19%) JavaScript Engineer
10 11 (6.43%) C# Developer
11 10 (5.85%) Java Engineer
12 9 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
13 8 (4.68%) Java Software Engineer
13 8 (4.68%) Product Manager
13 8 (4.68%) Python Developer
13 8 (4.68%) Software Developer
14 7 (4.09%) .NET Developer
14 7 (4.09%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (28.65%) React
2 44 (25.73%) AngularJS
3 25 (14.62%) LAMP
4 21 (12.28%) .NET
5 20 (11.70%) CSS
6 18 (10.53%) jQuery
7 16 (9.36%) Django
8 15 (8.77%) Ajax
9 14 (8.19%) Hibernate
9 14 (8.19%) Jest
10 13 (7.60%) Redux
10 13 (7.60%) Sass
11 12 (7.02%) HTML
11 12 (7.02%) Node.js
11 12 (7.02%) Spring
12 11 (6.43%) LESS
13 10 (5.85%) JSP
14 9 (5.26%) JPA
15 8 (4.68%) Compass CSS Framework
16 7 (4.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.37%) Self-Motivation
2 16 (9.36%) Mobile App
3 12 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.02%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (5.85%) User Experience
5 4 (2.34%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.58%) Blog
7 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.58%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) SCORM
7 1 (0.58%) Social Media
7 1 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (24.56%) Linux
2 3 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (1.75%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.17%) CentOS
3 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.17%) Windows
4 1 (0.58%) Android
4 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.58%) Unix
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (33.92%) Scrum
3 42 (24.56%) Web Development
4 41 (23.98%) MVC
5 31 (18.13%) OOP
5 31 (18.13%) Open Source
5 31 (18.13%) Unit Testing
6 30 (17.54%) OO
7 28 (16.37%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (16.37%) Release Management
8 27 (15.79%) SDLC
9 25 (14.62%) Mentoring
10 22 (12.87%) Test Automation
11 21 (12.28%) Code Coverage
11 21 (12.28%) Deployment Automation
11 21 (12.28%) Open Source Development
11 21 (12.28%) Source Code Analysis
12 20 (11.70%) Coaching
13 19 (11.11%) Front End Development
14 14 (8.19%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 98 (57.31%) JavaScript
2 60 (35.09%) PHP
3 48 (28.07%) Java
4 29 (16.96%) Python
5 22 (12.87%) C#
6 16 (9.36%) C++
7 15 (8.77%) SQL
8 14 (8.19%) C
9 10 (5.85%) Bash Shell
9 10 (5.85%) Go
9 10 (5.85%) Lua
9 10 (5.85%) Ruby
10 8 (4.68%) Perl
11 2 (1.17%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.17%) ES6
11 2 (1.17%) Java 8
12 1 (0.58%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.58%) ES7
12 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.58%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (9.36%) Degree
2 7 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (19.88%) QA
2 2 (1.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.58%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (3.51%) Docker
2 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) Ansible
2 2 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.17%) Puppet
3 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.58%) Proxmox
3 1 (0.58%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (4.09%) Oracle
2 6 (3.51%) Cloudera
3 5 (2.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.17%) VMware
5 1 (0.58%) DocuSign
5 1 (0.58%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.58%) PayPal
5 1 (0.58%) Vertica
5 1 (0.58%) Xamarin