Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 51 53
Rank change year-on-year +20 +2 -7
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 357 177 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 8.23% 5.33% 4.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.94% 6.04% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 267 165 175
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,900 £29,075
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 3,994 2,931 3,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.09% 88.31% 88.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,957 2,393 2,974
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,025 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.05% +0.06% -

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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 +26 290 £50,000 +16.96% 24
Peterborough +3 50 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Huntingdon +3 9 £50,000 -
SDLC
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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.

1 218 (61.06%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (53.78%) Software Engineering
3 148 (41.46%) C#
4 141 (39.50%) Degree
5 115 (32.21%) Scrum
6 112 (31.37%) Python
7 108 (30.25%) Finance
8 103 (28.85%) C++
9 95 (26.61%) Computer Science
10 89 (24.93%) Java
11 84 (23.53%) Linux
12 81 (22.69%) Test Automation
13 73 (20.45%) C
14 72 (20.17%) SQL
15 69 (19.33%) Mathematics
16 68 (19.05%) .NET
17 67 (18.77%) OO
18 61 (17.09%) Windows
19 55 (15.41%) JavaScript
20 54 (15.13%) Relational Database
20 54 (15.13%) Mentoring
21 52 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
22 49 (13.73%) WPF
23 48 (13.45%) QA
24 47 (13.17%) Algorithms
25 37 (10.36%) MVC
25 37 (10.36%) Unit Testing
26 36 (10.08%) Physics
26 36 (10.08%) Analytics
26 36 (10.08%) 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 7 (1.96%) Confluence
2 4 (1.12%) IIS
3 3 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 52 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (5.60%) GitHub
3 16 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.40%) PaaS
5 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.20%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.64%) Wireless
3 6 (1.68%) HTTP
4 4 (1.12%) Internet
5 2 (0.56%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (15.13%) Relational Database
2 33 (9.24%) SQL Server
3 23 (6.44%) MySQL
4 12 (3.36%) GIS
5 11 (3.08%) Apache Hive
5 11 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.08%) Geospatial Data
5 11 (3.08%) Hadoop
6 10 (2.80%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.24%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.68%) Big Data
8 6 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.40%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (1.40%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.12%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.12%) Redis
11 2 (0.56%) QlikView
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (8.40%) NUnit
2 26 (7.28%) Visual Studio
3 25 (7.00%) Git (software)
4 24 (6.72%) Selenium
5 20 (5.60%) JIRA
5 20 (5.60%) TeamCity
6 12 (3.36%) Jenkins
7 11 (3.08%) HP UFT
7 11 (3.08%) SpecFlow
8 10 (2.80%) Mercurial
9 8 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.96%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.68%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.40%) CppUnit
12 5 (1.40%) Subversion
13 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
13 1 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 1 (0.28%) Mockito
13 1 (0.28%) ProC
13 1 (0.28%) TestNG
General
1 108 (30.25%) Finance
2 19 (5.32%) Retail
3 15 (4.20%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (1.96%) Legal
6 5 (1.40%) Advertising
7 4 (1.12%) Electronics
7 4 (1.12%) Law
8 2 (0.56%) Back Office
8 2 (0.56%) German Language
8 2 (0.56%) Marketing
8 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 174 (48.74%) Developer
2 109 (30.53%) Software Engineer
3 91 (25.49%) Software Developer
4 61 (17.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 47 (13.17%) C# Developer
6 45 (12.61%) C++ Developer
7 40 (11.20%) C++ Software Engineer
8 37 (10.36%) Analyst
9 33 (9.24%) .NET Developer
9 33 (9.24%) C Software Engineer
9 33 (9.24%) Senior Developer
10 30 (8.40%) Business Analyst
10 30 (8.40%) C# .NET Developer
10 30 (8.40%) Linux Engineer
11 29 (8.12%) C# Software Developer
12 27 (7.56%) C++ Software Developer
13 20 (5.60%) .NET Software Developer
13 20 (5.60%) Graduate
13 20 (5.60%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 19 (5.32%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (19.05%) .NET
2 49 (13.73%) WPF
3 27 (7.56%) WCF
3 27 (7.56%) WinForms
4 26 (7.28%) AngularJS
4 26 (7.28%) CSS
4 26 (7.28%) HTML
5 24 (6.72%) ASP.NET
6 19 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (5.32%) jQuery
7 16 (4.48%) HTML5
8 15 (4.20%) Web Services
9 13 (3.64%) Node.js
9 13 (3.64%) Spring
10 12 (3.36%) REST
10 12 (3.36%) STL
11 11 (3.08%) CSS3
11 11 (3.08%) Google Maps API
11 11 (3.08%) Velocity
12 10 (2.80%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 95 (26.61%) Computer Science
2 47 (13.17%) Algorithms
3 31 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.60%) 3D Graphics
5 14 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.36%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.36%) Device Driver
6 12 (3.36%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.08%) User Experience
8 10 (2.80%) Data Structures
8 10 (2.80%) Mobile Payment
8 10 (2.80%) Robotics
9 8 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.68%) Fintech
10 6 (1.68%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.40%) Reinsurance
12 4 (1.12%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.12%) Internet of Things
12 4 (1.12%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 84 (23.53%) Linux
2 61 (17.09%) Windows
3 12 (3.36%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (2.80%) Debian
5 6 (1.68%) AIX
5 6 (1.68%) Solaris
6 5 (1.40%) Android
6 5 (1.40%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.40%) Unix
7 4 (1.12%) FreeRTOS
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (61.06%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (53.78%) Software Engineering
3 115 (32.21%) Scrum
4 81 (22.69%) Test Automation
5 69 (19.33%) Mathematics
6 67 (18.77%) OO
7 54 (15.13%) Mentoring
8 37 (10.36%) MVC
8 37 (10.36%) Unit Testing
9 36 (10.08%) Analytics
9 36 (10.08%) Physics
10 34 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (9.24%) Business Analysis
11 33 (9.24%) Coaching
12 31 (8.68%) Open Source
13 30 (8.40%) TDD
14 29 (8.12%) Acceptance Criteria
14 29 (8.12%) Financial Modelling
14 29 (8.12%) Prototyping
15 28 (7.84%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 148 (41.46%) C#
2 112 (31.37%) Python
3 103 (28.85%) C++
4 89 (24.93%) Java
5 73 (20.45%) C
6 72 (20.17%) SQL
7 55 (15.41%) JavaScript
8 26 (7.28%) VB
9 15 (4.20%) F#
9 15 (4.20%) VB6
10 14 (3.92%) MATLAB
10 14 (3.92%) Ruby
11 13 (3.64%) Embedded C
12 8 (2.24%) Embedded C++
13 7 (1.96%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.12%) Assembly Language
14 4 (1.12%) Scala
14 4 (1.12%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.12%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.84%) R
Qualifications
1 141 (39.50%) Degree
2 19 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.68%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.40%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (13.45%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) ISO 13485
2 2 (0.56%) JTAG
3 1 (0.28%) GxP
3 1 (0.28%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (3.36%) Docker
Vendors
1 36 (10.08%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.72%) Oracle
3 22 (6.16%) Google
4 7 (1.96%) WorldPay
5 5 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.40%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.12%) QNX
6 4 (1.12%) SAP
6 4 (1.12%) Wind River
7 3 (0.84%) CODA
8 2 (0.56%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.56%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.28%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.28%) IBM