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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 20 35 28
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 73 66 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 9.72% 7.84% 10.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.30% 8.91% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 71 59 83
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 646 741 821
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 86.02% 88.00% 87.34%
Number of salaries quoted 604 657 721
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Brighton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 81 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (48.15%) HTML
3 60 (44.44%) CSS
4 59 (43.70%) JavaScript
5 58 (42.96%) Scrum
6 57 (42.22%) Linux
7 52 (38.52%) Web Development
8 45 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 29 (21.48%) Java
10 27 (20.00%) TDD
10 27 (20.00%) Front End Development
11 26 (19.26%) Spring
12 24 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
13 23 (17.04%) Sass
13 23 (17.04%) React
13 23 (17.04%) .NET
13 23 (17.04%) Oracle
14 19 (14.07%) J2EE
14 19 (14.07%) SQL
14 19 (14.07%) Python
14 19 (14.07%) BDD
15 18 (13.33%) Node.js
15 18 (13.33%) User Experience
16 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
16 17 (12.59%) QA
16 17 (12.59%) Django
17 16 (11.85%) C++
17 16 (11.85%) Backbone.js
18 15 (11.11%) Windows
19 14 (10.37%) Unix

Software Engineering
Top Related 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 5 (3.70%) JBoss
2 3 (2.22%) Confluence
3 2 (1.48%) Jetty
3 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.96%) Heroku
3 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.74%) GitHub
4 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) HTTP
2 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.63%) MySQL
3 8 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.96%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.48%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.48%) SQLite
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (6.67%) JUnit
2 8 (5.93%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.19%) Subversion
4 6 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.44%) JIRA
5 5 (3.70%) Maven
6 2 (1.48%) Ant
6 2 (1.48%) TestNG
7 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (8.89%) Electronics
2 6 (4.44%) Finance
3 5 (3.70%) Marketing
4 4 (2.96%) Advertising
5 2 (1.48%) Legal
5 2 (1.48%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.74%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.74%) French Language
Job Titles
1 94 (69.63%) Developer
2 34 (25.19%) Senior Developer
3 28 (20.74%) Java Developer
4 25 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 23 (17.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (13.33%) Software Developer
7 15 (11.11%) Software Engineer
8 13 (9.63%) C++ Developer
8 13 (9.63%) C++ Software Developer
9 12 (8.89%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (8.89%) Web Developer
10 10 (7.41%) Django Developer
10 10 (7.41%) Python Developer
10 10 (7.41%) Python/Django Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Analyst
11 8 (5.93%) Embedded C++ Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Embedded Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Embedded Engineer
11 8 (5.93%) Embedded Software Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (48.15%) HTML
2 60 (44.44%) CSS
3 45 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 26 (19.26%) Spring
5 23 (17.04%) .NET
5 23 (17.04%) React
5 23 (17.04%) Sass
6 19 (14.07%) J2EE
7 18 (13.33%) Node.js
8 17 (12.59%) Django
9 16 (11.85%) Backbone.js
10 14 (10.37%) HTML5
10 14 (10.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (9.63%) CSS3
12 12 (8.89%) RESTful
13 10 (7.41%) Hibernate
14 8 (5.93%) jQuery
15 6 (4.44%) .NET Framework
16 5 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (3.70%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.33%) User Experience
2 9 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.93%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.70%) CPLD
5 5 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (2.96%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.48%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.48%) Social Media
7 2 (1.48%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.48%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 57 (42.22%) Linux
2 15 (11.11%) Windows
3 14 (10.37%) Unix
4 5 (3.70%) Android
4 5 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (42.96%) Scrum
3 52 (38.52%) Web Development
4 27 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 27 (20.00%) TDD
5 19 (14.07%) BDD
6 13 (9.63%) Software Testing
7 11 (8.15%) Project Management
8 9 (6.67%) Open Source
9 8 (5.93%) MVC
9 8 (5.93%) OO
10 7 (5.19%) Automated Testing
10 7 (5.19%) Defect Tracking
10 7 (5.19%) Performance Testing
10 7 (5.19%) Regression Testing
10 7 (5.19%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (5.19%) SDLC
10 7 (5.19%) Test Strategy
10 7 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 59 (43.70%) JavaScript
2 29 (21.48%) Java
3 19 (14.07%) Python
3 19 (14.07%) SQL
4 16 (11.85%) C++
5 13 (9.63%) C
5 13 (9.63%) C#
6 6 (4.44%) PHP
7 3 (2.22%) Embedded C
7 3 (2.22%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.48%) ES6
8 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.74%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (9.63%) Degree
2 7 (5.19%) ISEB
2 7 (5.19%) ISTQB
2 7 (5.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.59%) QA
2 8 (5.93%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (17.04%) Oracle
2 12 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.44%) EMC
4 3 (2.22%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.48%) Facebook
5 2 (1.48%) Twitter
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