Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 35 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 -15
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 50 69 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.53% 5.73% 5.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.27% 6.21% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 45 45 93
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £67,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 798 1,111 1,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.27% 92.20% 92.72%
Number of salaries quoted 704 853 1,366
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% -7.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,600 £32,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Bedfordshire

SDLC
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Bedfordshire

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Bedfordshire

SDLC
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -15 18 £57,500 +13.86% 3
Dunstable +25 13 £40,000 +11.11%
Shefford - 4 £57,500 - 1
Bedford 0 3 £47,500 +4.40%
SDLC
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) DevOps
3 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (34.00%) HTML
4 17 (34.00%) CSS
4 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (30.00%) ITIL
5 15 (30.00%) Retail
5 15 (30.00%) Release Management
6 14 (28.00%) .NET
7 13 (26.00%) SQL
8 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (24.00%) C#
9 11 (22.00%) Service Delivery
9 11 (22.00%) TDD
9 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
9 11 (22.00%) OO
9 11 (22.00%) OOD
9 11 (22.00%) Web Development
9 11 (22.00%) JIRA
9 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
9 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (22.00%) Mobile App
9 11 (22.00%) BDD
10 10 (20.00%) Degree
10 10 (20.00%) Project Management
11 9 (18.00%) Change Management
11 9 (18.00%) Finance
11 9 (18.00%) Mathematics

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (10.00%) WordPress
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (18.00%) SaaS
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) Big Data
3 4 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.00%) HBase
4 2 (4.00%) Impala
4 2 (4.00%) Parquet
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.00%) Sqoop
5 1 (2.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) JIRA
1 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (12.00%) Ranorex
2 6 (12.00%) Selenium
3 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.00%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (30.00%) Retail
2 9 (18.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Release Manager
2 12 (24.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Automation Tester
3 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Tester
4 5 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL Manager
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL Release Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Engineering Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Head of Development
7 2 (4.00%) Information Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Network Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) CSS
1 17 (34.00%) HTML
2 14 (28.00%) .NET
3 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
3 5 (10.00%) CSS3
3 5 (10.00%) HTML5
3 5 (10.00%) PhoneGap
3 5 (10.00%) RESTful
4 2 (4.00%) Apache Avro
4 2 (4.00%) Kafka
4 2 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) XHTML
5 1 (2.00%) XML
5 1 (2.00%) XSL
5 1 (2.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) DevOps
3 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (30.00%) ITIL
4 15 (30.00%) Release Management
5 11 (22.00%) BDD
5 11 (22.00%) OO
5 11 (22.00%) OOD
5 11 (22.00%) Service Delivery
5 11 (22.00%) TDD
5 11 (22.00%) Web Development
6 10 (20.00%) Project Management
7 9 (18.00%) Change Management
7 9 (18.00%) Mathematics
7 9 (18.00%) Programme Delivery
7 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
8 8 (16.00%) Business Analysis
8 8 (16.00%) OOP
8 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 12 (24.00%) C#
2 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (12.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.00%) CCNP
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Apache Flume
1 2 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco