Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 20 47
Rank change year-on-year -16 +27 -3
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 238 346 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.67% 10.33% 5.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.32% 11.23% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 195 232 176
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £28,850 £33,250 £26,875
90th Percentile £65,750 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 3,250 3,082 3,399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.14% 92.05% 91.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,733 2,503 2,974
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £66,600
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 160 (67.23%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (40.76%) Java
3 93 (39.08%) JavaScript
4 85 (35.71%) HTML
5 74 (31.09%) SQL
5 74 (31.09%) Degree
6 73 (30.67%) C#
7 72 (30.25%) .NET
8 62 (26.05%) Open Source
9 60 (25.21%) Software Engineering
10 57 (23.95%) CSS
11 49 (20.59%) Scrum
12 48 (20.17%) Test Automation
13 46 (19.33%) OO
14 43 (18.07%) SQL Server
14 43 (18.07%) Selenium
14 43 (18.07%) HTML5
15 40 (16.81%) MVC
16 39 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
17 37 (15.55%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (13.87%) Git (software)
19 31 (13.03%) Jasmine
19 31 (13.03%) Mentoring
20 30 (12.61%) TDD
21 29 (12.18%) JUnit
22 28 (11.76%) Computer Science
22 28 (11.76%) Web Development
23 26 (10.92%) Finance
23 26 (10.92%) Project Management
23 26 (10.92%) ASP.NET

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 13 (5.46%) Tomcat
2 11 (4.62%) Apache
3 3 (1.26%) CMS
3 3 (1.26%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.84%) JBoss
4 2 (0.84%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.84%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.42%) Confluence
5 1 (0.42%) Drupal
5 1 (0.42%) GeoServer
Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 3 (1.26%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.94%) SaaS
2 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.26%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (1.26%) Taleo
4 2 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.84%) Google Play
4 2 (0.84%) Slack
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.78%) SMS
2 2 (0.84%) InfiniBand
2 2 (0.84%) Wireless
3 1 (0.42%) HTTP
3 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 14 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 11 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (4.20%) MySQL
6 7 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.10%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (1.68%) Power BI
10 3 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.84%) OLAP
11 2 (0.84%) QlikView
11 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.42%) GIS
Development Applications
1 43 (18.07%) Selenium
2 33 (13.87%) Git (software)
3 31 (13.03%) Jasmine
4 29 (12.18%) JUnit
5 18 (7.56%) Protractor
5 18 (7.56%) TestNG
6 17 (7.14%) Subversion
7 12 (5.04%) JIRA
8 8 (3.36%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (2.52%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.10%) Maven
12 3 (1.26%) PeopleTools
13 2 (0.84%) GitLab
14 1 (0.42%) Android Studio
14 1 (0.42%) Calabash
14 1 (0.42%) Mockito
14 1 (0.42%) VersionOne
14 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (10.92%) Finance
2 20 (8.40%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.20%) Marketing
4 9 (3.78%) Electronics
5 8 (3.36%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.52%) Retail
7 4 (1.68%) Games
8 3 (1.26%) Advertising
9 2 (0.84%) Law
9 2 (0.84%) Publishing
10 1 (0.42%) Banking
10 1 (0.42%) French Language
Job Titles
1 112 (47.06%) Developer
2 48 (20.17%) Java Developer
3 35 (14.71%) Analyst
4 27 (11.34%) .NET Developer
4 27 (11.34%) Senior Developer
4 27 (11.34%) Software Developer
5 26 (10.92%) C# Developer
6 25 (10.50%) Business Analyst
7 21 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (7.56%) Project Manager
9 17 (7.14%) Test Engineer
10 16 (6.72%) Senior Java Developer
11 14 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
11 14 (5.88%) Tester
12 13 (5.46%) .NET Software Developer
12 13 (5.46%) C# Software Developer
13 12 (5.04%) Automation Tester
14 11 (4.62%) Junior
15 10 (4.20%) Lead Developer
15 10 (4.20%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (35.71%) HTML
2 72 (30.25%) .NET
3 57 (23.95%) CSS
4 43 (18.07%) HTML5
5 26 (10.92%) ASP.NET
5 26 (10.92%) Spring
6 25 (10.50%) AngularJS
7 20 (8.40%) jQuery
7 20 (8.40%) Node.js
8 19 (7.98%) REST
8 19 (7.98%) XML
9 18 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (7.56%) React
10 16 (6.72%) .NET Framework
11 10 (4.20%) Backbone.js
12 9 (3.78%) Hibernate
13 8 (3.36%) Laravel
14 7 (2.94%) Doctrine
14 7 (2.94%) Struts
14 7 (2.94%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 26 (10.92%) User Experience
4 21 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.68%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.68%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.26%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.84%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.84%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.84%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.42%) HTC Vive
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.82%) Linux
2 8 (3.36%) Windows
3 4 (1.68%) Android
3 4 (1.68%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.68%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (1.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (67.23%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (26.05%) Open Source
3 60 (25.21%) Software Engineering
4 49 (20.59%) Scrum
5 48 (20.17%) Test Automation
6 46 (19.33%) OO
7 40 (16.81%) MVC
8 37 (15.55%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (13.03%) Mentoring
10 30 (12.61%) TDD
11 28 (11.76%) Web Development
12 26 (10.92%) Project Management
13 20 (8.40%) Analytical Thinking
14 17 (7.14%) Mathematics
14 17 (7.14%) Waterfall
15 16 (6.72%) BDD
15 16 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (6.30%) Configuration Management
16 15 (6.30%) DevOps
16 15 (6.30%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 97 (40.76%) Java
2 93 (39.08%) JavaScript
3 74 (31.09%) SQL
4 73 (30.67%) C#
5 21 (8.82%) C
6 19 (7.98%) Python
7 16 (6.72%) C++
8 10 (4.20%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.36%) PHP
10 7 (2.94%) Go
11 6 (2.52%) Scala
12 5 (2.10%) Ruby
13 4 (1.68%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.68%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.68%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.26%) Kotlin
14 3 (1.26%) PeopleCode
15 1 (0.42%) R
15 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (31.09%) Degree
2 16 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
2 16 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.46%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.78%) ISEB
5 7 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.26%) PMP
6 3 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.42%) CISSP
8 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.42%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.42%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.46%) QA
2 8 (3.36%) SLA
3 3 (1.26%) GDPR
3 3 (1.26%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.84%) PMO
5 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.52%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.26%) Ansible
2 3 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (10.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.56%) Oracle
3 11 (4.62%) SAP
4 7 (2.94%) Zend
5 3 (1.26%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.84%) Apple
6 2 (0.84%) Gemalto
7 1 (0.42%) ESRI
7 1 (0.42%) Mapinfo