Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 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
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 27 36
Rank change year-on-year -23 +9 +3
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 182 329 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.24% 8.82% 8.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.69% 9.42% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 166 302 254
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,875 £31,250 £23,125
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,625 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +5.95% +5.00%

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 3,198 3,491 3,586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 92.06% 93.57% 93.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,606 2,862 2,976
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.80%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 113 (62.09%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (33.52%) JavaScript
3 57 (31.32%) C#
3 57 (31.32%) Scrum
4 55 (30.22%) .NET
5 52 (28.57%) Java
6 51 (28.02%) SQL
7 48 (26.37%) Test Automation
8 47 (25.82%) Finance
9 41 (22.53%) Degree
10 38 (20.88%) Amazon AWS
11 36 (19.78%) Software Engineering
11 36 (19.78%) HTML
12 35 (19.23%) Oracle
13 33 (18.13%) Public Sector
14 31 (17.03%) SQL Server
15 30 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
15 30 (16.48%) React
16 28 (15.38%) Microsoft
17 27 (14.84%) CSS
17 27 (14.84%) AngularJS
17 27 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
18 26 (14.29%) DevOps
18 26 (14.29%) Web Services
19 25 (13.74%) Computer Science
19 25 (13.74%) OO
19 25 (13.74%) Python
19 25 (13.74%) Project Management
20 24 (13.19%) QA
21 22 (12.09%) Electronics

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 7 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.30%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.20%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.10%) Apache
4 2 (1.10%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.10%) GeoServer
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.55%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.55%) Confluence
5 1 (0.55%) Drupal
5 1 (0.55%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.65%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 38 (20.88%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (3.85%) GitHub
4 7 (3.85%) OpenShift
4 7 (3.85%) SaaS
5 6 (3.30%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.65%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.65%) AWS CloudTrail
6 3 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.65%) Datadog
6 3 (1.65%) Route 53
6 3 (1.65%) Serverless
6 3 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon Alexa
7 1 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.55%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.85%) Internet
2 3 (1.65%) DNS
2 3 (1.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.03%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.79%) Big Data
3 13 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 11 (6.04%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.40%) Amazon Redshift
5 8 (4.40%) BigQuery
5 8 (4.40%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.85%) Neo4j
6 7 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.75%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.20%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.20%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.20%) MySQL
9 4 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (2.20%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.59%) JUnit
3 11 (6.04%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.95%) JIRA
5 8 (4.40%) Maven
5 8 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.85%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.75%) Selenium
7 5 (2.75%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.20%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.20%) Subversion
9 3 (1.65%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.65%) Ranorex
9 3 (1.65%) Travis CI
9 3 (1.65%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.10%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.10%) GitLab
10 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (25.82%) Finance
2 33 (18.13%) Public Sector
3 22 (12.09%) Electronics
4 21 (11.54%) Marketing
5 14 (7.69%) Banking
5 14 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 14 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.85%) Law
7 4 (2.20%) Games
7 4 (2.20%) Legal
8 2 (1.10%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.10%) Back Office
8 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (37.91%) Developer
2 32 (17.58%) Analyst
3 29 (15.93%) Software Engineer
4 26 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 21 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 18 (9.89%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.79%) Cloud Developer
8 14 (7.69%) Graduate
8 14 (7.69%) Junior
9 13 (7.14%) Business Analyst
9 13 (7.14%) C# Developer
10 12 (6.59%) Junior Developer
11 11 (6.04%) Graduate Developer
11 11 (6.04%) QA Analyst
12 9 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.95%) C# Software Engineer
12 9 (4.95%) Data Engineer
12 9 (4.95%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
13 7 (3.85%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (30.22%) .NET
2 36 (19.78%) HTML
3 30 (16.48%) React
4 27 (14.84%) AngularJS
4 27 (14.84%) CSS
5 26 (14.29%) Web Services
6 22 (12.09%) ASP.NET
7 21 (11.54%) HTML5
8 20 (10.99%) Spring
9 19 (10.44%) jQuery
10 18 (9.89%) .NET Framework
11 16 (8.79%) XML
12 11 (6.04%) RESTful
12 11 (6.04%) SOAP
13 10 (5.49%) Velocity
13 10 (5.49%) Vue.js
13 10 (5.49%) WPF
14 8 (4.40%) Hibernate
14 8 (4.40%) JMS
14 8 (4.40%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.44%) Algorithms
2 15 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.75%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.75%) Tandem
6 4 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.20%) Marketing Technology
7 3 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.65%) User Experience
8 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.55%) CMDB
9 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.14%) Windows
2 12 (6.59%) Linux
3 4 (2.20%) Android
3 4 (2.20%) Unix
4 3 (1.65%) CentOS
4 3 (1.65%) DC/OS
4 3 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.65%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.65%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (62.09%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (31.32%) Scrum
3 48 (26.37%) Test Automation
4 36 (19.78%) Software Engineering
5 27 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (14.29%) DevOps
7 25 (13.74%) Computer Science
7 25 (13.74%) OO
7 25 (13.74%) Project Management
8 19 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (10.44%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (9.89%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (9.89%) Regression Testing
10 16 (8.79%) ETL
10 16 (8.79%) Machine Learning
10 16 (8.79%) Mathematics
10 16 (8.79%) Open Source
11 15 (8.24%) Software Testing
12 14 (7.69%) MVC
12 14 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (33.52%) JavaScript
2 57 (31.32%) C#
3 52 (28.57%) Java
4 51 (28.02%) SQL
5 25 (13.74%) Python
6 20 (10.99%) C++
7 7 (3.85%) C
7 7 (3.85%) ES6
7 7 (3.85%) Lua
8 5 (2.75%) Java 8
8 5 (2.75%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.75%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.20%) Go
9 4 (2.20%) PHP
9 4 (2.20%) Scala
10 3 (1.65%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.10%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.10%) Perl
11 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (22.53%) Degree
2 19 (10.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (10.44%) SC Cleared
2 19 (10.44%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.59%) ISTQB
4 11 (6.04%) ISEB
5 7 (3.85%) PhD
6 3 (1.65%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.19%) QA
2 3 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.55%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.55%) MISRA
4 1 (0.55%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (3.85%) Docker
2 3 (1.65%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.65%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.75%) Ansible
1 5 (2.75%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.65%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.65%) Packer
2 3 (1.65%) Puppet
2 3 (1.65%) Terraform
3 1 (0.55%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (19.23%) Oracle
2 28 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.69%) SAP
4 8 (4.40%) IBM
5 6 (3.30%) Google
6 5 (2.75%) IBM Sterling
7 4 (2.20%) Adobe
7 4 (2.20%) Informatica
8 3 (1.65%) New Relic
8 3 (1.65%) Splunk
8 3 (1.65%) VMware
9 2 (1.10%) Progress
10 1 (0.55%) BMC
10 1 (0.55%) CA
10 1 (0.55%) ESRI
10 1 (0.55%) HP
10 1 (0.55%) Tableau
10 1 (0.55%) Talend