Period
to 24 February 2018

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

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 22 36
Rank change year-on-year +6 +14 -5
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 54 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 14.03% 7.16% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.47% 7.95% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 4
Belfast median annual salary £33,250 £35,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -0.71% -2.76%
10th Percentile £23,600 £19,750 £23,450
90th Percentile £48,750 £54,250 £65,475
County Antrim median annual salary £33,250 £35,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year -5.00% -0.71% -2.76%

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 Belfast with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 349 327 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 90.65% 90.08% 88.71%
Number of salaries quoted 230 264 117
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,225 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25% +6.67%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Belfast

SDLC
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Belfast

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Belfast

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

Salary histogram for SDLC in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Belfast region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 46 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 34 (62.96%) Legal
3 34 (62.96%) Scrum
3 34 (62.96%) Oracle
4 28 (51.85%) Kanban
5 22 (40.74%) AngularJS
6 21 (38.89%) .NET
7 18 (33.33%) Process Management
7 18 (33.33%) Project Management
7 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (33.33%) Business Analysis
7 18 (33.33%) DevOps
8 17 (31.48%) Dashboard Development
8 17 (31.48%) Ticket Management
8 17 (31.48%) Customer-Centricity
8 17 (31.48%) Traceability Matrix
8 17 (31.48%) Workflow Management
8 17 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (31.48%) Workflow
8 17 (31.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Excel
8 17 (31.48%) MS Visio
8 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Project
8 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (29.63%) Node.js
10 15 (27.78%) Degree
11 14 (25.93%) Python
11 14 (25.93%) Finance

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 11 (20.37%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 11 (20.37%) SharePoint
1 11 (20.37%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.85%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Office
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Project
1 17 (31.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (20.37%) iPaaS
3 11 (20.37%) PaaS
3 11 (20.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
1 1 (1.85%) SSL
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
2 6 (11.11%) Cosmos DB
2 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) Power BI
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Bitbucket
1 11 (20.37%) GitLab
1 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (62.96%) Legal
2 14 (25.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Architect
2 11 (20.37%) Scrum Master
2 11 (20.37%) Technical Architect
3 7 (12.96%) .NET Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Applications Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.26%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Graduate
6 3 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.70%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Security Officer
7 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) AngularJS
2 21 (38.89%) .NET
3 16 (29.63%) Node.js
4 7 (12.96%) CSS
4 7 (12.96%) HTML
4 7 (12.96%) jQuery
4 7 (12.96%) Web Services
5 6 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 6 (11.11%) Angular 2
5 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (11.11%) Backbone.js
5 6 (11.11%) Classic ASP
5 6 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 6 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (11.11%) RESTful
5 6 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (9.26%) React
7 1 (1.85%) JSON
7 1 (1.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
2 11 (20.37%) Management Information System
2 11 (20.37%) User Experience
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (62.96%) Scrum
3 28 (51.85%) Kanban
4 18 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 18 (33.33%) DevOps
4 18 (33.33%) Process Management
4 18 (33.33%) Project Management
5 17 (31.48%) Customer-Centricity
5 17 (31.48%) Dashboard Development
5 17 (31.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (31.48%) Ticket Management
5 17 (31.48%) Traceability Matrix
5 17 (31.48%) Workflow
5 17 (31.48%) Workflow Management
6 12 (22.22%) CRM
6 12 (22.22%) Data Migration
6 12 (22.22%) Migration
7 11 (20.37%) Data Security
7 11 (20.37%) SOA
7 11 (20.37%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) Python
2 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.37%) PHP
3 11 (20.37%) Ruby
4 9 (16.67%) C#
5 8 (14.81%) C++
6 5 (9.26%) C
6 5 (9.26%) Java
7 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.70%) SQL
9 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (27.78%) Degree
3 12 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (20.37%) PMI Certification
4 11 (20.37%) PMP
5 2 (3.70%) CISSP
5 2 (3.70%) CSSLP
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 11 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (20.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 34 (62.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Capita