Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 36 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 +10
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 304 305 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.22% 7.97% 8.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.75% 8.55% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 283 257 219
Bristol median annual salary £46,846 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.23% - -
10th Percentile £30,250 £25,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +0.59%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,474 3,568 2,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.92% 93.18% 92.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,784 2,953 2,530
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Bristol

SDLC
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Bristol

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 196 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (44.74%) Java
3 116 (38.16%) HTML
4 110 (36.18%) JavaScript
5 109 (35.86%) .NET
6 107 (35.20%) SQL
7 93 (30.59%) C#
8 89 (29.28%) Software Engineering
9 87 (28.62%) Scrum
10 73 (24.01%) CSS
11 68 (22.37%) Finance
12 57 (18.75%) Oracle
12 57 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
13 54 (17.76%) SQL Server
14 53 (17.43%) Test Automation
15 51 (16.78%) Selenium
15 51 (16.78%) JUnit
16 48 (15.79%) Microsoft
17 44 (14.47%) Degree
18 43 (14.14%) C++
19 40 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
20 38 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
21 36 (11.84%) AngularJS
21 36 (11.84%) Python
22 35 (11.51%) OO
23 34 (11.18%) Computer Science
24 33 (10.86%) TDD
25 32 (10.53%) J2EE
25 32 (10.53%) XML
26 31 (10.20%) SOA

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (3.29%) Apache
2 8 (2.63%) Apache Spark
2 8 (2.63%) CMS
2 8 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (1.64%) Drupal
5 4 (1.32%) Confluence
6 3 (0.99%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.99%) WordPress
7 2 (0.66%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.33%) IIS
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.33%) Maya
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.62%) SaaS
4 5 (1.64%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.66%) Datadog
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.99%) Firewall
2 2 (0.66%) Extranet
2 2 (0.66%) Internet
2 2 (0.66%) Intranet
2 2 (0.66%) Wireless
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) Junos
3 1 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (17.76%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 22 (7.24%) MySQL
3 22 (7.24%) RDBMS
4 21 (6.91%) Oracle Database
5 20 (6.58%) MongoDB
6 17 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (4.93%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.95%) NoSQL
9 11 (3.62%) Big Data
10 9 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (2.96%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.64%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.64%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.32%) QlikView
13 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 51 (16.78%) JUnit
1 51 (16.78%) Selenium
2 30 (9.87%) Protractor
3 28 (9.21%) Jasmine
3 28 (9.21%) TestNG
4 26 (8.55%) JIRA
5 17 (5.59%) Maven
6 14 (4.61%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.97%) Cucumber
7 6 (1.97%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.97%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.64%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.32%) PHPUnit
9 4 (1.32%) VersionOne
10 3 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.99%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.99%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.99%) IBM UrbanCode
10 3 (0.99%) JMeter
General
1 68 (22.37%) Finance
2 31 (10.20%) Marketing
3 28 (9.21%) Telecoms
4 25 (8.22%) Manufacturing
5 23 (7.57%) Electronics
6 14 (4.61%) Games
7 9 (2.96%) Retail
8 5 (1.64%) Banking
9 3 (0.99%) Law
10 2 (0.66%) Billing
11 1 (0.33%) Legal
11 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 133 (43.75%) Developer
2 60 (19.74%) Analyst
3 47 (15.46%) Software Developer
4 39 (12.83%) Software Engineer
5 34 (11.18%) Java Developer
6 27 (8.88%) .NET Developer
7 26 (8.55%) Senior Developer
8 25 (8.22%) C# Developer
9 22 (7.24%) Business Analyst
9 22 (7.24%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (6.91%) Junior
11 20 (6.58%) Architect
12 19 (6.25%) Applications Developer
12 19 (6.25%) Junior Developer
13 18 (5.92%) Test Analyst
14 17 (5.59%) Graduate
14 17 (5.59%) Graduate Developer
14 17 (5.59%) Graduate Software Developer
14 17 (5.59%) Junior Software Developer
15 15 (4.93%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (38.16%) HTML
2 109 (35.86%) .NET
3 73 (24.01%) CSS
4 36 (11.84%) AngularJS
5 32 (10.53%) J2EE
5 32 (10.53%) XML
6 23 (7.57%) Web Services
7 22 (7.24%) React
8 21 (6.91%) Qt
9 20 (6.58%) Node.js
9 20 (6.58%) REST
10 19 (6.25%) Direct3D
10 19 (6.25%) MFC
10 19 (6.25%) OpenGL
10 19 (6.25%) Spring
11 17 (5.59%) ASP.NET
11 17 (5.59%) SOAP
12 16 (5.26%) HTML5
13 14 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (3.95%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (11.18%) Computer Science
3 30 (9.87%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (6.91%) Algorithms
5 17 (5.59%) User Experience
6 13 (4.28%) Data Structures
7 11 (3.62%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.96%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.99%) Tandem
12 2 (0.66%) EPoS
12 2 (0.66%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.66%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.66%) W3C
13 1 (0.33%) Fintech
13 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.33%) SCADA
13 1 (0.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.21%) Windows
2 23 (7.57%) Linux
3 6 (1.97%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.66%) CentOS
4 2 (0.66%) DC/OS
4 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.66%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (29.28%) Software Engineering
3 87 (28.62%) Scrum
4 57 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (17.43%) Test Automation
6 40 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (11.51%) OO
8 33 (10.86%) TDD
9 31 (10.20%) SOA
10 30 (9.87%) Mathematics
11 29 (9.54%) Project Management
12 27 (8.88%) MVC
13 26 (8.55%) Programme Management
14 25 (8.22%) Software Delivery
15 23 (7.57%) Digital Marketing
16 22 (7.24%) Unit Testing
17 21 (6.91%) Open Source
18 20 (6.58%) DevOps
18 20 (6.58%) Mentoring
19 18 (5.92%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 136 (44.74%) Java
2 110 (36.18%) JavaScript
3 107 (35.20%) SQL
4 93 (30.59%) C#
5 43 (14.14%) C++
6 36 (11.84%) Python
7 16 (5.26%) PHP
8 15 (4.93%) T-SQL
9 14 (4.61%) C
10 11 (3.62%) Scala
11 9 (2.96%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.63%) Ruby
13 6 (1.97%) Apple Swift
13 6 (1.97%) Go
13 6 (1.97%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.64%) VB
14 5 (1.64%) VBScript
15 3 (0.99%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.66%) Java 8
17 1 (0.33%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 44 (14.47%) Degree
2 20 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (2.63%) ISEB
6 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.66%) MBA
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.61%) QA
2 5 (1.64%) WCAG
3 4 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.33%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.33%) GDPR
4 1 (0.33%) MISRA
4 1 (0.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (1.32%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.66%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.64%) WMI
2 2 (0.66%) Ansible
2 2 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.66%) Packer
2 2 (0.66%) Puppet
2 2 (0.66%) Terraform
3 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (18.75%) Oracle
2 48 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 23 (7.57%) SAP
4 17 (5.59%) Google
5 4 (1.32%) Informatica
6 3 (0.99%) IBM
6 3 (0.99%) IBM Sterling
6 3 (0.99%) Tableau
7 2 (0.66%) HP
7 2 (0.66%) New Relic
7 2 (0.66%) Splunk
7 2 (0.66%) VMware
7 2 (0.66%) Zend
8 1 (0.33%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.33%) Juniper
8 1 (0.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.33%) Talend