The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Analyst
Rank 917 918 952
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Analyst 39 61 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.055% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.057% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 34 57 36
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £65,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Development Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Development Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Development Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Analyst within the UK.

Software Development Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Software Development Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Analyst over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 within the UK.

Software Development Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Development Analyst
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 38 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Manchester - 12 £38,750 - 1
North West - 12 £38,750 - 1
South East +32 8 £42,500 -29.16%
Yorkshire +8 6 £35,000 -7.89%
West Yorkshire +5 6 £35,000 -7.89%
Bradford - 6 £35,000 -
London +5 4 £55,000 +18.91%
West Midlands - 4 £27,500 -
Surrey -1 3 £45,000 -18.18%
East of England -2 3 £25,000 -47.36%
Shropshire - 3 £27,500 -
Reading +25 2 £42,500 -34.61%
Berkshire +11 2 £42,500 -34.61%
Essex +3 2 £25,000 -47.36%
Oxfordshire -8 2 £37,500 -37.50%
Nottingham +4 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +2 1 - -
East Midlands -10 1 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £27,000 -
Telford - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -

Software Development Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Development Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Development Analyst in their job title.

1 48 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (40.70%) ISEB
3 33 (38.37%) Degree
4 29 (33.72%) Retail
5 28 (32.56%) Finance
6 26 (30.23%) Business Analysis
7 24 (27.91%) Mobile App
8 23 (26.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 22 (25.58%) Scrum
9 22 (25.58%) E-Commerce
10 21 (24.42%) SDLC
11 19 (22.09%) CRM
11 19 (22.09%) Web Services
12 18 (20.93%) Telecoms
13 17 (19.77%) Banking
14 15 (17.44%) Use Case
14 15 (17.44%) UML
15 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
15 14 (16.28%) Java
15 14 (16.28%) .NET
16 13 (15.12%) PRINCE2
17 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
17 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
18 10 (11.63%) Systems Analysis
19 9 (10.47%) TDD
19 9 (10.47%) ERD
19 9 (10.47%) BDD
19 9 (10.47%) XML
19 9 (10.47%) Project Management

Software Development Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Development Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Development Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.16%) Confluence
1 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Office
3 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) Internet
2 4 (4.65%) Extranet
2 4 (4.65%) Intranet
3 1 (1.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) MySQL
2 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.16%) FogBugz
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
1 1 (1.16%) Selenium
1 1 (1.16%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (33.72%) Retail
2 28 (32.56%) Finance
3 18 (20.93%) Telecoms
4 17 (19.77%) Banking
5 8 (9.30%) Advertising
6 4 (4.65%) Law
6 4 (4.65%) Marketing
7 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.16%) Automotive
7 1 (1.16%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.09%) Web Services
2 14 (16.28%) .NET
3 9 (10.47%) XML
4 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.16%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.16%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) Mobile App
2 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) Unix
2 1 (1.16%) Android
2 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.23%) Business Analysis
3 23 (26.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 22 (25.58%) E-Commerce
4 22 (25.58%) Scrum
5 21 (24.42%) SDLC
6 19 (22.09%) CRM
7 15 (17.44%) UML
7 15 (17.44%) Use Case
8 13 (15.12%) PRINCE2
9 10 (11.63%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (10.47%) BDD
10 9 (10.47%) ERD
10 9 (10.47%) Project Management
10 9 (10.47%) TDD
11 8 (9.30%) Translating Business Requirements
12 7 (8.14%) Data Modelling
12 7 (8.14%) Integration Acceptance Testing
12 7 (8.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) Java
2 8 (9.30%) SQL
3 7 (8.14%) C#
4 2 (2.33%) C
4 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.33%) PHP
4 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (40.70%) ISEB
2 33 (38.37%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
1 4 (4.65%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle
3 2 (2.33%) Serena
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