Period
to 26 March 2019

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 26 March 2019 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
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 33 54
Rank change year-on-year -34 +21 -7
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 109 326 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.87% 7.44% 5.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 7.98% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 68 231 157
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £65,000 £61,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 2,609 4,086 3,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.71% 93.20% 90.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,872 2,967 2,457
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,775 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £64,700
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 26 March 2019.

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 26 March 2019. 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 -22 87 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Peterborough -28 17 £50,000 - 2
Huntingdon -2 4 £38,750 -22.50%
SDLC
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 73 (66.97%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (36.70%) Scrum
2 40 (36.70%) .NET
2 40 (36.70%) Test Automation
3 37 (33.94%) Microsoft
3 37 (33.94%) Finance
4 36 (33.03%) Project Management
5 32 (29.36%) User Stories
6 31 (28.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 31 (28.44%) C#
6 31 (28.44%) JavaScript
7 29 (26.61%) SQL Server
8 28 (25.69%) ASP.NET
9 27 (24.77%) SQL
9 27 (24.77%) MVC
10 23 (21.10%) Software Engineering
10 23 (21.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (20.18%) Unit Testing
11 22 (20.18%) Android
11 22 (20.18%) JIRA
11 22 (20.18%) Mobile App
11 22 (20.18%) Jenkins
12 21 (19.27%) Apple iOS
12 21 (19.27%) Git (software)
12 21 (19.27%) Manual Testing
12 21 (19.27%) Retail
12 21 (19.27%) UML
13 20 (18.35%) OO
13 20 (18.35%) Mathematics
14 19 (17.43%) WPF

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 17 (15.60%) Confluence
2 7 (6.42%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (6.42%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.67%) IIS
4 1 (0.92%) SAS
4 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Chatbot
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.92%) Magento
3 1 (0.92%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 31 (28.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (15.60%) Dynamics 365
3 13 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (6.42%) OneDrive
5 3 (2.75%) SaaS
6 2 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) Firewall
1 5 (4.59%) Internet
2 2 (1.83%) NGN
3 1 (0.92%) DNS
3 1 (0.92%) SNMP
3 1 (0.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) Power BI
3 3 (2.75%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.83%) MySQL
5 1 (0.92%) Big Data
5 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.92%) GIS
5 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (20.18%) Jenkins
1 22 (20.18%) JIRA
2 21 (19.27%) Git (software)
3 17 (15.60%) Appium
3 17 (15.60%) Cucumber
3 17 (15.60%) eggPlant
3 17 (15.60%) Maven
3 17 (15.60%) Sonatype Nexus
4 15 (13.76%) NUnit
4 15 (13.76%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.75%) Gradle
6 1 (0.92%) Hudson
6 1 (0.92%) Pylint
6 1 (0.92%) Selenium
6 1 (0.92%) Subversion
6 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 1 (0.92%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (33.94%) Finance
2 21 (19.27%) Retail
3 14 (12.84%) Advertising
3 14 (12.84%) Telecoms
4 11 (10.09%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (35.78%) Developer
2 24 (22.02%) .NET Developer
3 23 (21.10%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (21.10%) C# Developer
4 19 (17.43%) Software Developer
4 19 (17.43%) Test Engineer
5 18 (16.51%) .NET Software Developer
5 18 (16.51%) C# Software Developer
6 15 (13.76%) QA Engineer
7 14 (12.84%) Analyst
7 14 (12.84%) Business Analyst
7 14 (12.84%) Lead Business Analyst
7 14 (12.84%) QA Test Engineer
7 14 (12.84%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (12.84%) Senior Business Analyst
8 12 (11.01%) Senior Developer
9 11 (10.09%) IT Manager
9 11 (10.09%) Quality Engineer
10 7 (6.42%) CRM Developer
10 7 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (36.70%) .NET
2 28 (25.69%) ASP.NET
3 23 (21.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (17.43%) WinForms
4 19 (17.43%) WPF
5 15 (13.76%) WCF
6 14 (12.84%) Velocity
7 13 (11.93%) Web Services
8 6 (5.50%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.59%) CSS
9 5 (4.59%) HTML
10 3 (2.75%) COM
11 2 (1.83%) .NET Core
11 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.83%) Natural Language Processing
11 2 (1.83%) Node.js
11 2 (1.83%) React
11 2 (1.83%) REST
11 2 (1.83%) RESTful
12 1 (0.92%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.18%) Mobile App
2 15 (13.76%) Algorithms
3 14 (12.84%) FMCG
4 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.67%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.67%) e-Learning
5 4 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.67%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (3.67%) User Experience
6 2 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.83%) PMI
7 1 (0.92%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.92%) Life Science
7 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.92%) Robotics
7 1 (0.92%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.18%) Android
2 21 (19.27%) Apple iOS
3 7 (6.42%) Windows
4 5 (4.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (66.97%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (36.70%) Scrum
2 40 (36.70%) Test Automation
3 36 (33.03%) Project Management
4 32 (29.36%) User Stories
5 27 (24.77%) MVC
6 23 (21.10%) Software Engineering
7 22 (20.18%) Unit Testing
8 21 (19.27%) Manual Testing
8 21 (19.27%) UML
9 20 (18.35%) Mathematics
9 20 (18.35%) OO
10 19 (17.43%) Mentoring
11 18 (16.51%) BDD
12 17 (15.60%) Acceptance Criteria
12 17 (15.60%) Analytics
12 17 (15.60%) Test Management
13 16 (14.68%) Statistics
13 16 (14.68%) Waterfall
14 15 (13.76%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.44%) C#
1 31 (28.44%) JavaScript
2 27 (24.77%) SQL
3 16 (14.68%) Python
4 5 (4.59%) C++
5 3 (2.75%) C
5 3 (2.75%) Java
6 2 (1.83%) Kotlin
6 2 (1.83%) PHP
7 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.92%) Go
7 1 (0.92%) Ruby
7 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) ISEB
2 13 (11.93%) Degree
3 10 (9.17%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (6.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.75%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.83%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.83%) PgMP
6 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.83%) PMP
7 1 (0.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.68%) QA
2 4 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (1.83%) PMO
4 1 (0.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (8.26%) Docker
2 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Firmware
2 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (15.60%) HP ALM
2 4 (3.67%) Ansible
3 3 (2.75%) Puppet
4 2 (1.83%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (33.94%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.60%) HP
2 17 (15.60%) WorldPay
3 10 (9.17%) Citrix
4 3 (2.75%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.83%) Google
6 1 (0.92%) JD Edwards