Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 44 41
Rank change year-on-year -10 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 264 380 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.67% 5.39% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 6.01% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 238 356 335
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,200
90th Percentile £81,625 £70,000 £74,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +1.06% -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 5,173 6,321 6,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.48% 89.71% 89.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4,120 5,041 4,872
Berkshire median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - -

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 -3 111 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Bracknell -5 42 £55,000 -
Newbury -9 35 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Slough +25 30 £56,500 +7.62%
Maidenhead -27 19 £43,500 -13.00%
Wokingham -7 13 £39,477 -28.22% 1
Windsor +10 3 £45,000 -18.18%
SDLC
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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.

1 145 (54.92%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (34.09%) SQL
3 79 (29.92%) Java
4 75 (28.41%) Scrum
5 73 (27.65%) Software Engineering
6 72 (27.27%) C#
7 60 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 56 (21.21%) JavaScript
9 49 (18.56%) TDD
10 48 (18.18%) Degree
11 45 (17.05%) Finance
12 41 (15.53%) Project Management
12 41 (15.53%) Oracle
12 41 (15.53%) AngularJS
13 38 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (13.64%) Linux
14 36 (13.64%) .NET
15 35 (13.26%) C++
15 35 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
15 35 (13.26%) Problem-Solving
16 34 (12.88%) QA
17 32 (12.12%) C
17 32 (12.12%) Waterfall
18 30 (11.36%) Visual Studio
19 29 (10.98%) Retail
19 29 (10.98%) Use Case
19 29 (10.98%) User Stories
20 28 (10.61%) Multithreading
20 28 (10.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 28 (10.61%) COM

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 15 (5.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (4.92%) Apache
3 12 (4.55%) Apache Spark
3 12 (4.55%) Confluence
4 9 (3.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (2.65%) Mendix
6 6 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (2.27%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (1.52%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.38%) CMS
10 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.38%) Smallworld
10 1 (0.38%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 11 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.79%) Oracle BPM
1 10 (3.79%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (3.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.89%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.20%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (3.03%) SaaS
5 7 (2.65%) Force.com
6 5 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.89%) GitHub
7 4 (1.52%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (1.52%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (1.52%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.52%) Datadog
7 4 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.52%) IaaS
7 4 (1.52%) PaaS
8 3 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.76%) Serverless
10 1 (0.38%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.52%) Firewall
1 4 (1.52%) Wireless
2 1 (0.38%) DNS
2 1 (0.38%) DWDM
2 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.38%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.38%) MPLS
2 1 (0.38%) Network Security
2 1 (0.38%) SDH
2 1 (0.38%) SONET
2 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.71%) Relational Database
3 18 (6.82%) Big Data
4 16 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 15 (5.68%) Oracle ODI
6 11 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.79%) Oracle Discoverer
7 10 (3.79%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (3.79%) Redis
8 9 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (3.41%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (3.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 8 (3.03%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.65%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
12 5 (1.89%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 30 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 20 (7.58%) JIRA
3 15 (5.68%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.41%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (3.41%) Selenium
5 8 (3.03%) JUnit
6 6 (2.27%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.89%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (1.89%) Toad
8 4 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.52%) Maven
8 4 (1.52%) Travis CI
8 4 (1.52%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.76%) Protractor
10 1 (0.38%) Babel
10 1 (0.38%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (17.05%) Finance
2 29 (10.98%) Retail
3 28 (10.61%) Telecoms
4 18 (6.82%) Marketing
5 15 (5.68%) Electronics
6 13 (4.92%) Manufacturing
7 12 (4.55%) Advertising
8 6 (2.27%) Games
9 5 (1.89%) Publishing
10 2 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (24.62%) Developer
2 59 (22.35%) Analyst
3 55 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 34 (12.88%) Business Analyst
5 31 (11.74%) Senior Software Engineer
6 28 (10.61%) C++ Software Engineer
7 20 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
7 20 (7.58%) Senior Business Analyst
8 18 (6.82%) Java Engineer
9 16 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
9 16 (6.06%) Senior Developer
10 15 (5.68%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 14 (5.30%) Architect
12 12 (4.55%) Java Developer
12 12 (4.55%) Lead Business Analyst
13 11 (4.17%) Project Manager
13 11 (4.17%) Test Analyst
14 10 (3.79%) Test Engineer
15 9 (3.41%) Linux Engineer
16 8 (3.03%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (15.53%) AngularJS
2 36 (13.64%) .NET
3 28 (10.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 28 (10.61%) COM
3 28 (10.61%) MFC
3 28 (10.61%) STL
4 26 (9.85%) XML
5 19 (7.20%) jQuery
6 17 (6.44%) HTML
7 16 (6.06%) CSS
8 14 (5.30%) ASP.NET
9 13 (4.92%) Spring
9 13 (4.92%) Web Services
10 12 (4.55%) Kafka
11 10 (3.79%) REST
12 9 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (3.41%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (3.03%) Node.js
14 7 (2.65%) RESTful
14 7 (2.65%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.55%) FMCG
4 8 (3.03%) Smart Meter
5 7 (2.65%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.89%) EPoS
7 5 (1.89%) iPad
7 5 (1.89%) NHS
8 4 (1.52%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.52%) PMI
8 4 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.76%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.76%) User Experience
10 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) RIA
10 1 (0.38%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.64%) Linux
2 17 (6.44%) Unix
3 15 (5.68%) Windows
4 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.52%) CentOS
5 4 (1.52%) DC/OS
5 4 (1.52%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) Android
6 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (54.92%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (28.41%) Scrum
3 73 (27.65%) Software Engineering
4 49 (18.56%) TDD
5 41 (15.53%) Project Management
6 38 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (13.26%) Problem-Solving
8 32 (12.12%) Waterfall
9 29 (10.98%) Use Case
9 29 (10.98%) User Stories
10 28 (10.61%) Multithreading
11 25 (9.47%) Unit Testing
12 23 (8.71%) BDD
12 23 (8.71%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (8.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (8.71%) Test Automation
13 21 (7.95%) Analytics
13 21 (7.95%) Business Analysis
14 20 (7.58%) Computer Science
14 20 (7.58%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (34.09%) SQL
2 79 (29.92%) Java
3 72 (27.27%) C#
4 56 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 35 (13.26%) C++
6 32 (12.12%) C
7 27 (10.23%) Python
8 21 (7.95%) Scala
9 14 (5.30%) ES6
9 14 (5.30%) PL/SQL
10 11 (4.17%) Perl
11 8 (3.03%) Ruby
12 7 (2.65%) Apex Code
12 7 (2.65%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.89%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.89%) Kotlin
13 5 (1.89%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.89%) PHP
13 5 (1.89%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (18.18%) Degree
2 19 (7.20%) ISEB
3 16 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (3.41%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.27%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.52%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.52%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.52%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.52%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.76%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.88%) QA
2 8 (3.03%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.38%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (3.03%) Docker
2 6 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.52%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.38%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 10 (3.79%) Terraform
2 8 (3.03%) Ansible
3 7 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.27%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.89%) Puppet
6 4 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (1.52%) Grafana
6 4 (1.52%) Graphite
6 4 (1.52%) Packer
7 2 (0.76%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.38%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.38%) Netcool
8 1 (0.38%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 60 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.53%) Oracle
3 19 (7.20%) SAP
4 12 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (4.55%) Tableau
5 6 (2.27%) VMware
6 5 (1.89%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.52%) Google
7 4 (1.52%) Informatica
7 4 (1.52%) New Relic
7 4 (1.52%) Splunk
7 4 (1.52%) Teradata
8 3 (1.14%) Cognos
9 2 (0.76%) HP
9 2 (0.76%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.38%) Ciena
10 1 (0.38%) Cisco
10 1 (0.38%) IBM
10 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.38%) Sitecore