Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 56 35
Rank change year-on-year +9 -21 +26
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 57 86 258
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.11% 4.70% 7.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 4.96% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34 70 164
Median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.19% +13.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £37,875 £39,900 £31,550
90th Percentile £83,875 £60,000 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.19% +13.00% +11.11%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,062 1,735 3,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 95.16% 94.86% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 638 1,250 2,241
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.13% +1.05% +5.56%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing SDLC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Cambridge

SDLC
Salary Trend in Cambridge

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SDLC in Cambridge.

Salary trend for SDLC in Cambridge

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Salary distribution for jobs citing SDLC in Cambridge over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 39 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) Scrum
3 19 (33.33%) WorldPay
4 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
5 14 (24.56%) Banking
5 14 (24.56%) Velocity
5 14 (24.56%) Software Delivery
5 14 (24.56%) FIS
5 14 (24.56%) Kanban
5 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
5 14 (24.56%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 14 (24.56%) SAFe Agilist
5 14 (24.56%) Release Train
5 14 (24.56%) Iteration Retrospective
5 14 (24.56%) Iteration Planning
6 13 (22.81%) DevOps
6 13 (22.81%) C#
6 13 (22.81%) SQL
6 13 (22.81%) Python
7 12 (21.05%) Android
8 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
8 11 (19.30%) AWS
8 11 (19.30%) Apple iOS
8 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
9 10 (17.54%) .NET
9 10 (17.54%) Linux
9 10 (17.54%) QA
9 10 (17.54%) Degree
9 10 (17.54%) Azure
10 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Software

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 6 (10.53%) Confluence
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) AWS
2 10 (17.54%) Azure
3 3 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.51%) SaaS
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.75%) Basecamp
5 1 (1.75%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.02%) RS-232
2 4 (7.02%) RS-485
3 3 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (1.75%) DHCP
4 1 (1.75%) IPv4
4 1 (1.75%) IPv6
4 1 (1.75%) MQTT
4 1 (1.75%) SSL
4 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Big Data
2 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.79%) JIRA
3 6 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 6 (10.53%) Maven
4 5 (8.77%) Appium
4 5 (8.77%) eggPlant
4 5 (8.77%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.02%) TeamCity
6 3 (5.26%) CircleCI
6 3 (5.26%) GitLab
6 3 (5.26%) Selenium
7 1 (1.75%) Cypress.io
7 1 (1.75%) GoCD
7 1 (1.75%) Gradle
7 1 (1.75%) Robot Framework
7 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.75%) Xcode
General
1 14 (24.56%) Banking
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Scrum Master
2 12 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Senior Scrum Master
4 9 (15.79%) Developer
5 7 (12.28%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (12.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
6 6 (10.53%) QA Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) QA Test Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Quality Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) DevOps Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Python Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) Velocity
2 10 (17.54%) .NET
3 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (7.02%) CSS
3 4 (7.02%) HTML
3 4 (7.02%) WinForms
3 4 (7.02%) WPF
4 3 (5.26%) React
4 3 (5.26%) REST
4 3 (5.26%) Web Services
5 2 (3.51%) ADO
5 2 (3.51%) Ajax
5 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.51%) CSS3
5 2 (3.51%) jQuery
5 2 (3.51%) JSON
5 2 (3.51%) XML
5 2 (3.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.26%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.75%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) Kindle
5 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Android
2 11 (19.30%) Apple iOS
3 10 (17.54%) Linux
4 5 (8.77%) Windows
5 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) Scrum
3 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
4 14 (24.56%) Iteration Planning
4 14 (24.56%) Iteration Retrospective
4 14 (24.56%) Kanban
4 14 (24.56%) Release Train
4 14 (24.56%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 14 (24.56%) Software Delivery
5 13 (22.81%) DevOps
6 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
7 8 (14.04%) OO
8 6 (10.53%) Analytics
8 6 (10.53%) Android Development
9 5 (8.77%) BDD
9 5 (8.77%) iOS Development
9 5 (8.77%) Manual Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (8.77%) Test Management
10 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) C#
1 13 (22.81%) Python
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.79%) C++
4 7 (12.28%) Java
5 6 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.02%) C
6 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.51%) Go
7 2 (3.51%) VB
7 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.75%) Erlang
8 1 (1.75%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.75%) Lua
8 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) SAFe Agilist
2 10 (17.54%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Ansible
2 5 (8.77%) HP ALM
3 3 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) WorldPay
2 14 (24.56%) FIS
3 5 (8.77%) HP
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.51%) TOWER Software
5 2 (3.51%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.75%) Apple
6 1 (1.75%) Canon
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) Samsung
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Wrike