Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 55 55
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 267 312 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.47% 4.90% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 5.52% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 238 287 338
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,350 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £68,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% +4.17% +1.05%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,499 5,648 7,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 92.03% 88.68% 90.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4,259 4,445 5,837
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% -
10th Percentile £31,200 £28,100 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Berkshire

SDLC
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Berkshire

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Berkshire

SDLC
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Reading -21 94 £50,000 +5.26% 19
Bracknell +20 76 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Slough +4 37 £56,500 -1.74% 6
Newbury -2 21 £56,500 +13.00% 4
Maidenhead -33 14 £78,750 +75.00% 3
Windsor +7 10 £45,000 +2.86%
Wokingham 0 2 £65,000 +26.83% 3
SDLC
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 147 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (42.32%) SQL
3 110 (41.20%) C#
4 101 (37.83%) Scrum
5 81 (30.34%) Software Engineering
6 75 (28.09%) Microsoft
7 71 (26.59%) .NET
8 68 (25.47%) TDD
9 64 (23.97%) JavaScript
10 61 (22.85%) C++
11 60 (22.47%) Degree
12 57 (21.35%) Finance
13 50 (18.73%) Project Management
14 49 (18.35%) HTML
15 47 (17.60%) Test Automation
15 47 (17.60%) AngularJS
16 46 (17.23%) SQL Server
17 44 (16.48%) Waterfall
18 43 (16.10%) Multithreading
18 43 (16.10%) CSS
19 42 (15.73%) C
20 41 (15.36%) Java
20 41 (15.36%) ASP.NET
21 39 (14.61%) Visual Studio
22 38 (14.23%) COM
22 38 (14.23%) STL
22 38 (14.23%) MFC
22 38 (14.23%) Telecoms
22 38 (14.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
23 37 (13.86%) Stakeholder Management

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (3.75%) Confluence
2 6 (2.25%) IIS
2 6 (2.25%) Umbraco
3 4 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.50%) nginx
3 4 (1.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.12%) CMS
4 3 (1.12%) WordPress
5 2 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.37%) Apache
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.37%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 10 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.37%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.87%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (2.25%) GitHub
5 5 (1.87%) Serverless
6 4 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (1.50%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.50%) CloudFront
6 4 (1.50%) Office 365
6 4 (1.50%) Route 53
6 4 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.12%) Datadog
7 3 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.75%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (0.75%) PaaS
8 2 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.00%) Firewall
2 4 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (1.50%) SNMP
2 4 (1.50%) VPN
3 3 (1.12%) Wireless
4 2 (0.75%) SMS
5 1 (0.37%) Broadband
5 1 (0.37%) LAN
5 1 (0.37%) VoIP
5 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (17.23%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.49%) Relational Database
2 20 (7.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (7.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (6.37%) Big Data
4 15 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.12%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.25%) Lumira
9 6 (2.25%) Power BI
9 6 (2.25%) SAP Data Services
9 6 (2.25%) Snowflake Schema
10 5 (1.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 5 (1.87%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (14.61%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.24%) JIRA
2 14 (5.24%) Selenium
3 13 (4.87%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.49%) Cucumber
5 11 (4.12%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.75%) Subversion
7 8 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (2.62%) Vagrant
9 5 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (1.50%) VersionOne
11 3 (1.12%) NUnit
11 3 (1.12%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.75%) Protractor
13 1 (0.37%) Appium
13 1 (0.37%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.37%) NSubstitute
13 1 (0.37%) SonarQube
General
1 57 (21.35%) Finance
2 38 (14.23%) Telecoms
3 35 (13.11%) Retail
4 21 (7.87%) Advertising
5 11 (4.12%) Marketing
6 10 (3.75%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.00%) Electronics
8 5 (1.87%) Banking
8 5 (1.87%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (30.34%) Developer
2 53 (19.85%) Software Engineer
3 47 (17.60%) Analyst
4 38 (14.23%) C++ Software Engineer
5 32 (11.99%) Business Analyst
6 26 (9.74%) Senior Developer
7 23 (8.61%) Software Developer
8 22 (8.24%) Lead Developer
8 22 (8.24%) Senior Software Engineer
9 21 (7.87%) Lead Business Analyst
9 21 (7.87%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (7.87%) Senior Business Analyst
10 20 (7.49%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 19 (7.12%) Development Manager
12 17 (6.37%) Project Manager
13 16 (5.99%) Lead Software Developer
14 11 (4.12%) Scrum Master
15 10 (3.75%) .NET Developer
16 9 (3.37%) Test Automation Engineer
16 9 (3.37%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (26.59%) .NET
2 49 (18.35%) HTML
3 47 (17.60%) AngularJS
4 43 (16.10%) CSS
5 41 (15.36%) ASP.NET
6 38 (14.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 38 (14.23%) COM
6 38 (14.23%) MFC
6 38 (14.23%) STL
7 34 (12.73%) jQuery
8 30 (11.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (8.24%) RESTful
10 20 (7.49%) XML
11 15 (5.62%) Node.js
12 11 (4.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (4.12%) Web Services
13 10 (3.75%) REST
14 9 (3.37%) SOAP
15 8 (3.00%) React
16 7 (2.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.61%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.61%) FMCG
3 14 (5.24%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (4.12%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (3.37%) EPoS
6 8 (3.00%) PMI
7 6 (2.25%) User Experience
8 5 (1.87%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.87%) Digital Currency
8 5 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.87%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.50%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.12%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.75%) NHS
11 2 (0.75%) Robotics
11 2 (0.75%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.37%) Fintech
12 1 (0.37%) Life Science
12 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.36%) Linux
2 16 (5.99%) Windows
3 11 (4.12%) Unix
4 9 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (3.37%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.62%) CentOS
6 3 (1.12%) DC/OS
6 3 (1.12%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (37.83%) Scrum
3 81 (30.34%) Software Engineering
4 68 (25.47%) TDD
5 50 (18.73%) Project Management
6 47 (17.60%) Test Automation
7 44 (16.48%) Waterfall
8 43 (16.10%) Multithreading
9 37 (13.86%) Business Analysis
9 37 (13.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (13.11%) MVC
11 30 (11.24%) User Stories
12 29 (10.86%) Unit Testing
13 27 (10.11%) Change Management
13 27 (10.11%) Continuous Deployment
13 27 (10.11%) UML
13 27 (10.11%) User Acceptance Testing
13 27 (10.11%) Workshop Facilitation
14 26 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (9.36%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 113 (42.32%) SQL
2 110 (41.20%) C#
3 64 (23.97%) JavaScript
4 61 (22.85%) C++
5 42 (15.73%) C
6 41 (15.36%) Java
7 17 (6.37%) Python
8 14 (5.24%) Ruby
9 8 (3.00%) Go
9 8 (3.00%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.87%) Erlang
11 4 (1.50%) PHP
11 4 (1.50%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.50%) VB
11 4 (1.50%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.37%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.37%) R
12 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 60 (22.47%) Degree
2 31 (11.61%) ISEB
3 21 (7.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (4.12%) ISTQB
5 10 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.25%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.87%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.87%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.50%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.75%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.37%) APMP
11 1 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.87%) QA
2 6 (2.25%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.25%) WAI
3 5 (1.87%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.50%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.75%) GDPR
6 1 (0.37%) GAMP
System Software
1 13 (4.87%) Docker
2 12 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.25%) Firmware
4 4 (1.50%) VMware Server
5 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.12%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.37%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 16 (5.99%) Ansible
2 12 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (4.12%) Puppet
4 7 (2.62%) Docker Swarm
4 7 (2.62%) Kubernetes
4 7 (2.62%) Terraform
5 4 (1.50%) Mesos
5 4 (1.50%) Nagios
5 4 (1.50%) Rancher
5 4 (1.50%) Salt
6 3 (1.12%) Packer
7 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 75 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.24%) Oracle
2 14 (5.24%) SAP
2 14 (5.24%) ServiceNow
3 12 (4.49%) VMware
4 10 (3.75%) Tableau
5 6 (2.25%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.25%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.87%) HP
7 4 (1.50%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (1.50%) IBM
8 3 (1.12%) Google
8 3 (1.12%) New Relic
8 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.12%) Splunk
9 2 (0.75%) Adobe
9 2 (0.75%) ATG
9 2 (0.75%) Demandware
9 2 (0.75%) hybris
9 2 (0.75%) Sitecore