Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 45 48
Rank change year-on-year +15 +3 +10
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 367 200 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 8.72% 5.82% 4.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.45% 6.61% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 277 193 171
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% +15.66%
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% -1.04% +6.67%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3883 3027 3642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.23% 88.07% 88.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2970 2488 3146
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Cambridgeshire

SDLC
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Cambridgeshire

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Cambridgeshire

SDLC
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 288 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Peterborough +16 56 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Huntingdon +15 6 £52,500 +5.00%
SDLC
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing SDLC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 214 (58.31%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (56.40%) Software Engineering
3 172 (46.87%) C#
4 122 (33.24%) Scrum
5 119 (32.43%) Finance
6 116 (31.61%) C++
7 111 (30.25%) Degree
8 102 (27.79%) Computer Science
9 99 (26.98%) Python
10 93 (25.34%) SQL
11 92 (25.07%) .NET
12 88 (23.98%) Windows
13 87 (23.71%) Java
14 86 (23.43%) Test Automation
15 82 (22.34%) Linux
16 72 (19.62%) C
17 69 (18.80%) OO
17 69 (18.80%) Mathematics
18 63 (17.17%) JavaScript
19 55 (14.99%) Mentoring
20 51 (13.90%) Relational Database
21 50 (13.62%) Microsoft Azure
22 43 (11.72%) Physics
23 41 (11.17%) Oracle
24 39 (10.63%) Machine Learning
25 38 (10.35%) Configuration Management
26 37 (10.08%) TDD
26 37 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
27 36 (9.81%) OOP
28 34 (9.26%) Microsoft

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (2.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.09%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.09%) IIS
3 4 (1.09%) SAS
4 3 (0.82%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.82%) Jetty
4 3 (0.82%) MediaWiki
4 3 (0.82%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.54%) Mule
5 2 (0.54%) Mule ESB
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.27%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (2.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.82%) Pipeline Pilot
5 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.54%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 50 (13.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (8.45%) GitHub
3 10 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.82%) PaaS
5 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.27%) SaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.54%) TCP/IP
2 12 (3.27%) Wireless
3 5 (1.36%) HTTP
4 2 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (13.90%) Relational Database
2 27 (7.36%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.09%) MySQL
4 11 (3.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (2.45%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.18%) GIS
6 8 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.18%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.91%) Geospatial Data
8 5 (1.36%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.36%) Redis
9 4 (1.09%) Big Data
10 3 (0.82%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.82%) DB2
10 3 (0.82%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.82%) KNIME
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.54%) QlikView
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (8.72%) TeamCity
2 30 (8.17%) Visual Studio
3 27 (7.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (6.54%) Git (software)
5 21 (5.72%) NUnit
6 17 (4.63%) Selenium
7 13 (3.54%) ClearCase
7 13 (3.54%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.54%) JIRA
8 8 (2.18%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.63%) Mercurial
9 6 (1.63%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.36%) CppUnit
10 5 (1.36%) JUnit
10 5 (1.36%) Mockito
10 5 (1.36%) Subversion
11 3 (0.82%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.82%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.82%) Log4j
11 3 (0.82%) Maven
General
1 119 (32.43%) Finance
2 15 (4.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (3.00%) Retail
4 5 (1.36%) Back Office
5 4 (1.09%) Advertising
5 4 (1.09%) Legal
5 4 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.82%) Law
7 2 (0.54%) Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Electronics
7 2 (0.54%) German Language
7 2 (0.54%) Marketing
7 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 208 (56.68%) Developer
2 129 (35.15%) Software Engineer
3 86 (23.43%) Software Developer
4 69 (18.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 65 (17.71%) C# Developer
6 54 (14.71%) Senior Developer
7 51 (13.90%) C++ Developer
7 51 (13.90%) C++ Software Engineer
8 42 (11.44%) .NET Developer
9 38 (10.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 33 (8.99%) C++ Software Developer
11 32 (8.72%) Full Stack Developer
12 30 (8.17%) Project Manager
13 28 (7.63%) C# Software Developer
14 26 (7.08%) Analyst
15 25 (6.81%) C Software Engineer
15 25 (6.81%) JavaScript Developer
16 21 (5.72%) C# Software Engineer
16 21 (5.72%) Linux Engineer
16 21 (5.72%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (25.07%) .NET
2 32 (8.72%) AngularJS
2 32 (8.72%) WPF
3 25 (6.81%) HTML
4 24 (6.54%) ASP.NET
4 24 (6.54%) STL
4 24 (6.54%) WCF
5 22 (5.99%) XML
6 21 (5.72%) CSS
7 20 (5.45%) Node.js
7 20 (5.45%) WinForms
8 14 (3.81%) POSIX
8 14 (3.81%) Web Services
9 13 (3.54%) .NET Framework
9 13 (3.54%) REST
10 12 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (3.27%) HTML5
10 12 (3.27%) Velocity
11 11 (3.00%) DirectX
11 11 (3.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 102 (27.79%) Computer Science
2 37 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (6.81%) Algorithms
4 19 (5.18%) 3D Graphics
4 19 (5.18%) Client/Server
4 19 (5.18%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.72%) Robotics
7 9 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.18%) Device Driver
8 8 (2.18%) Fintech
8 8 (2.18%) Life Science
9 7 (1.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 6 (1.63%) iPad
11 5 (1.36%) AS400
11 5 (1.36%) iSeries
11 5 (1.36%) Reinsurance
12 4 (1.09%) e-Learning
12 4 (1.09%) Grid Computing
12 4 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 88 (23.98%) Windows
2 82 (22.34%) Linux
3 10 (2.72%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (1.91%) Unix
5 6 (1.63%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 5 (1.36%) AIX
6 5 (1.36%) Solaris
7 3 (0.82%) Android
7 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.82%) Debian
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (58.31%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (56.40%) Software Engineering
3 122 (33.24%) Scrum
4 86 (23.43%) Test Automation
5 69 (18.80%) Mathematics
5 69 (18.80%) OO
6 55 (14.99%) Mentoring
7 43 (11.72%) Physics
8 39 (10.63%) Machine Learning
9 38 (10.35%) Configuration Management
10 37 (10.08%) TDD
11 36 (9.81%) OOP
12 34 (9.26%) MVC
12 34 (9.26%) Open Source
13 32 (8.72%) Project Management
14 31 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (7.90%) Artificial Intelligence
16 26 (7.08%) Analytics
17 25 (6.81%) Unit Testing
18 24 (6.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 172 (46.87%) C#
2 116 (31.61%) C++
3 99 (26.98%) Python
4 93 (25.34%) SQL
5 87 (23.71%) Java
6 72 (19.62%) C
7 63 (17.17%) JavaScript
8 24 (6.54%) MATLAB
9 23 (6.27%) VB
10 20 (5.45%) F#
10 20 (5.45%) VB6
11 12 (3.27%) Embedded C
12 8 (2.18%) Embedded C++
13 7 (1.91%) Fortran
13 7 (1.91%) Scala
14 6 (1.63%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.63%) Perl
14 6 (1.63%) Ruby
14 6 (1.63%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 111 (30.25%) Degree
2 13 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.09%) Postgraduate
4 3 (0.82%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.54%) ISEB
5 2 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.27%) PMP
6 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.17%) QA
2 5 (1.36%) GxP
3 4 (1.09%) GCP
3 4 (1.09%) GLP
3 4 (1.09%) GMP
4 2 (0.54%) JTAG
4 2 (0.54%) PMO
5 1 (0.27%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (4.63%) Docker
2 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.36%) Ansible
2 4 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (11.17%) Oracle
2 34 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.81%) Google
4 3 (0.82%) Perforce
4 3 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (0.82%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.54%) IBM
5 2 (0.54%) JD Edwards
5 2 (0.54%) QNX
5 2 (0.54%) VMware
5 2 (0.54%) Wind River
6 1 (0.27%) Plumtree