Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for SDLC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SDLC over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 15 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 7.62% 8.00% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.20% 8.57% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Aberdeen median annual salary £37,500 £38,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% - -
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%

SDLC 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 Aberdeen with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87 70 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 82.86% 93.33% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 60 59 38
Aberdeen median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,600 £31,575
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,500 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Aberdeen

SDLC
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDLC in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for SDLC in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing SDLC 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
1 6 (75.00%) RESTful
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (37.50%) Neo4j
3 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
3 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) GitLab
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
3 3 (37.50%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Node.js
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 3 (37.50%) Neo4j
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (37.50%) GitLab
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Presales Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) RESTful
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) Code First Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) Node.js
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Issue Tracking
2 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Zend