Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 58 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 -26 +22
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 61 94 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.10% 4.61% 8.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 4.89% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 70 204
Cambridge median annual salary £58,750 £56,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.98% +10.78% +19.30%
10th Percentile £39,375 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,625 £61,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £58,750 £56,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.98% +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 1,144 1,923 3,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 95.65% 94.40% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 689 1,417 2,270
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,782 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,761 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.55% -4.48% +11.11%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Cambridge

SDLC
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Cambridge

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (44.26%) WorldPay
3 23 (37.70%) Scrum
4 17 (27.87%) Jenkins
5 16 (26.23%) Test Automation
6 15 (24.59%) QA
7 14 (22.95%) Velocity
7 14 (22.95%) JIRA
7 14 (22.95%) Kanban
7 14 (22.95%) Software Delivery
7 14 (22.95%) Banking
7 14 (22.95%) FIS
7 14 (22.95%) SAFe Agilist
7 14 (22.95%) Release Train
7 14 (22.95%) Iteration Retrospective
7 14 (22.95%) Iteration Planning
7 14 (22.95%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
8 13 (21.31%) Mobile App
8 13 (21.31%) Android
9 12 (19.67%) Confluence
9 12 (19.67%) Apple iOS
9 12 (19.67%) Python
9 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
10 11 (18.03%) Cucumber
11 10 (16.39%) BDD
11 10 (16.39%) Manual Testing
11 10 (16.39%) Test Management
11 10 (16.39%) eggPlant
11 10 (16.39%) DevOps

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 12 (19.67%) Confluence
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) IIS
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.64%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) AWS
2 5 (8.20%) Azure
3 3 (4.92%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.28%) GCP
4 2 (3.28%) SaaS
5 1 (1.64%) Basecamp
5 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) DHCP
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) IPv4
1 1 (1.64%) IPv6
1 1 (1.64%) MQTT
1 1 (1.64%) SSL
1 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) Big Data
1 4 (6.56%) MySQL
1 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.64%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Jenkins
2 14 (22.95%) JIRA
3 11 (18.03%) Cucumber
4 10 (16.39%) Appium
4 10 (16.39%) eggPlant
4 10 (16.39%) Maven
4 10 (16.39%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.92%) CircleCI
6 3 (4.92%) GitLab
6 3 (4.92%) Selenium
6 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.64%) Cypress.io
7 1 (1.64%) GoCD
7 1 (1.64%) Robot Framework
7 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (22.95%) Banking
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Scrum Master
2 11 (18.03%) Developer
2 11 (18.03%) QA Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) QA Test Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Quality Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Senior Scrum Master
3 10 (16.39%) Test Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (9.84%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.92%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) Velocity
2 8 (13.11%) CSS
2 8 (13.11%) HTML
3 6 (9.84%) CSS3
4 5 (8.20%) .NET
4 5 (8.20%) React
4 5 (8.20%) Web Services
5 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (6.56%) jQuery
5 4 (6.56%) REST
6 3 (4.92%) HTML5
6 3 (4.92%) JSON
6 3 (4.92%) Node.js
6 3 (4.92%) Sass
6 3 (4.92%) SOAP
6 3 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (4.92%) Vue.js
6 3 (4.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Mobile App
2 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.92%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.64%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.64%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.64%) iPad
5 1 (1.64%) Kindle
5 1 (1.64%) Life Science
5 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Android
2 12 (19.67%) Apple iOS
3 9 (14.75%) Linux
4 4 (6.56%) Windows
5 3 (4.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.70%) Scrum
3 16 (26.23%) Test Automation
4 14 (22.95%) Iteration Planning
4 14 (22.95%) Iteration Retrospective
4 14 (22.95%) Kanban
4 14 (22.95%) Release Train
4 14 (22.95%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 14 (22.95%) Software Delivery
5 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
6 10 (16.39%) BDD
6 10 (16.39%) DevOps
6 10 (16.39%) Manual Testing
6 10 (16.39%) Test Management
7 6 (9.84%) Analytics
7 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.84%) OO
7 6 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.67%) Python
3 9 (14.75%) Java
4 8 (13.11%) C#
4 8 (13.11%) C++
4 8 (13.11%) SQL
5 3 (4.92%) C
5 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.28%) ES6
6 2 (3.28%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.28%) VB
6 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.64%) Erlang
7 1 (1.64%) Lua
7 1 (1.64%) Perl
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) SAFe Agilist
2 8 (13.11%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.64%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) HP ALM
2 7 (11.48%) Ansible
3 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.92%) Puppet
4 2 (3.28%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 27 (44.26%) WorldPay
2 14 (22.95%) FIS
3 10 (16.39%) HP
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle
5 3 (4.92%) Apple
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.92%) Xamarin
6 2 (3.28%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.28%) Google
6 2 (3.28%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.64%) Canon
7 1 (1.64%) Samsung
7 1 (1.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) Wrike