Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 16 43
Rank change year-on-year -12 +27 -15
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 24 37 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 7.62% 9.81% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.36% 10.57% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 2
Belfast median annual salary £33,250 £37,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.33% -18.92% +32.14%
10th Percentile £18,000 £22,500 £34,625
90th Percentile £50,000 £56,000 £58,875
County Antrim median annual salary £33,250 £37,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year -11.33% -18.92% +32.14%

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 287 350 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 91.11% 92.84% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 209 283 165
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,800 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £62,500 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +2.70%

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 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (45.83%) C++
3 11 (45.83%) Python
4 9 (37.50%) C#
5 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 8 (33.33%) OO
6 7 (29.17%) TDD
7 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 6 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (20.83%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) SQL
8 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
8 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
9 4 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 4 (16.67%) C
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (16.67%) Prototyping
9 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (16.67%) Line Management
9 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (16.67%) Microscopy

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 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.17%) JBoss
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) RMDS
2 1 (4.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Power BI
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Ant
3 1 (4.17%) CA Release Automation
3 1 (4.17%) Gradle
3 1 (4.17%) gulp
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Graduate
3 5 (20.83%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Graduate Applications Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (12.50%) Node.js
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) React
4 1 (4.17%) boto
4 1 (4.17%) JMS
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) FMCG
3 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) OO
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.67%) Line Management
6 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.67%) Microscopy
6 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (16.67%) Prototyping
6 4 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) C++
2 11 (45.83%) Python
3 9 (37.50%) C#
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
5 4 (16.67%) C
6 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.17%) Kotlin
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) CSSLP
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.17%) logstash
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.17%) Capita
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) StreamBase
3 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.17%) VMware