Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 29 49
Rank change year-on-year -27 +20 -1
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 151 379 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.89% 8.86% 5.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 9.45% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 107 282 191
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £56,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,350 £32,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -1.04%

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 2,831 4,012 3,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.77% 93.76% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,040 3,047 2,519
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -14 107 £56,500 +13.00% 17
Peterborough -38 44 £60,000 +20.00% 5
SDLC
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 98 (64.90%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (40.40%) Scrum
3 57 (37.75%) Project Management
4 50 (33.11%) Microsoft
5 45 (29.80%) Test Automation
6 44 (29.14%) Finance
7 38 (25.17%) Software Engineering
8 37 (24.50%) JavaScript
9 36 (23.84%) SQL
10 33 (21.85%) C#
10 33 (21.85%) .NET
11 32 (21.19%) Manufacturing
12 31 (20.53%) Service Delivery
12 31 (20.53%) ITIL
12 31 (20.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 31 (20.53%) Dynamics 365
13 30 (19.87%) ERP
13 30 (19.87%) Citrix
13 30 (19.87%) ITIL Certification
13 30 (19.87%) Dynamics AX
13 30 (19.87%) Matrix Management
14 28 (18.54%) User Stories
15 25 (16.56%) Git (software)
16 24 (15.89%) QA
16 24 (15.89%) MVC
17 23 (15.23%) Web Services
17 23 (15.23%) CSS
17 23 (15.23%) HTML
17 23 (15.23%) Android
18 22 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure

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 13 (8.61%) Confluence
2 10 (6.62%) Apache
3 5 (3.31%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.65%) WordPress
5 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.66%) CMS
5 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.66%) IIS
5 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 30 (19.87%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.65%) Magento
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.53%) Dynamics 365
2 22 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.66%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) ATM
1 2 (1.32%) DNS
1 2 (1.32%) Firewall
1 2 (1.32%) SNMP
1 2 (1.32%) SSL
2 1 (0.66%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.66%) FTP
2 1 (0.66%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) NGN
2 1 (0.66%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.95%) Big Data
2 12 (7.95%) Hadoop
3 8 (5.30%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.31%) MySQL
4 5 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.66%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.66%) Power BI
6 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (16.56%) Git (software)
2 22 (14.57%) JIRA
3 18 (11.92%) Maven
4 16 (10.60%) Jenkins
5 13 (8.61%) Appium
5 13 (8.61%) Cucumber
5 13 (8.61%) eggPlant
5 13 (8.61%) NUnit
5 13 (8.61%) Selenium
5 13 (8.61%) Sonatype Nexus
5 13 (8.61%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.64%) SoapUI
7 5 (3.31%) JMeter
8 3 (1.99%) Pylint
8 3 (1.99%) Subversion
9 2 (1.32%) Hudson
9 2 (1.32%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.32%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.66%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (29.14%) Finance
2 32 (21.19%) Manufacturing
3 20 (13.25%) Retail
4 19 (12.58%) Telecoms
5 17 (11.26%) Advertising
6 5 (3.31%) Law
7 4 (2.65%) Marketing
8 3 (1.99%) Electronics
8 3 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.32%) Back Office
9 2 (1.32%) Banking
9 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (34.44%) Developer
2 30 (19.87%) IT Manager
3 19 (12.58%) C# Developer
4 17 (11.26%) Analyst
4 17 (11.26%) Business Analyst
4 17 (11.26%) Lead Business Analyst
4 17 (11.26%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (11.26%) Senior Business Analyst
5 16 (10.60%) .NET Developer
6 15 (9.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (9.93%) Software Developer
6 15 (9.93%) Test Engineer
7 13 (8.61%) QA Engineer
8 11 (7.28%) .NET Software Developer
8 11 (7.28%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (7.28%) Lead Developer
8 11 (7.28%) QA Test Engineer
8 11 (7.28%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.96%) Programmer
9 9 (5.96%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.85%) .NET
2 23 (15.23%) CSS
2 23 (15.23%) HTML
2 23 (15.23%) Web Services
3 18 (11.92%) ASP.NET
4 17 (11.26%) REST
4 17 (11.26%) WCF
5 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (8.61%) WinForms
6 13 (8.61%) WPF
7 12 (7.95%) SOAP
8 11 (7.28%) Velocity
9 10 (6.62%) .NET Framework
9 10 (6.62%) Spring
10 9 (5.96%) HTML5
10 9 (5.96%) jQuery
10 9 (5.96%) JSON
11 8 (5.30%) React
12 7 (4.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (3.97%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.25%) Algorithms
2 17 (11.26%) FMCG
3 15 (9.93%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.31%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.65%) Reinsurance
6 3 (1.99%) Life Science
7 2 (1.32%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.32%) Fintech
8 1 (0.66%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.66%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.66%) CUDA
8 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.66%) Robotics
8 1 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.66%) Social Network
8 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.23%) Android
2 20 (13.25%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.64%) Linux
4 4 (2.65%) Windows
5 1 (0.66%) CentOS
5 1 (0.66%) Debian
5 1 (0.66%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (64.90%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (40.40%) Scrum
3 57 (37.75%) Project Management
4 45 (29.80%) Test Automation
5 38 (25.17%) Software Engineering
6 31 (20.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 31 (20.53%) ITIL
6 31 (20.53%) Service Delivery
7 30 (19.87%) ERP
7 30 (19.87%) Matrix Management
8 28 (18.54%) User Stories
9 24 (15.89%) MVC
10 22 (14.57%) Business Analysis
11 20 (13.25%) Unit Testing
11 20 (13.25%) Waterfall
12 19 (12.58%) Manual Testing
12 19 (12.58%) OO
12 19 (12.58%) UML
12 19 (12.58%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.50%) JavaScript
2 36 (23.84%) SQL
3 33 (21.85%) C#
4 22 (14.57%) Python
5 21 (13.91%) Java
6 12 (7.95%) C++
7 7 (4.64%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.97%) PHP
8 6 (3.97%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.31%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.31%) Kotlin
10 4 (2.65%) C
11 3 (1.99%) Ruby
12 2 (1.32%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.32%) Java 8
12 2 (1.32%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.32%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.66%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.66%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (19.87%) ITIL Certification
2 18 (11.92%) ISEB
3 16 (10.60%) Degree
4 2 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.66%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.66%) PhD
5 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.89%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) GDPR
2 1 (0.66%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) Firmware
2 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.32%) Docker
2 2 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.66%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 13 (8.61%) HP ALM
2 4 (2.65%) Puppet
3 2 (1.32%) Ansible
3 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (33.11%) Microsoft
2 30 (19.87%) Citrix
3 13 (8.61%) HP
3 13 (8.61%) WorldPay
4 6 (3.97%) Google
5 5 (3.31%) Oracle
6 2 (1.32%) SAP
6 2 (1.32%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.66%) QNX
7 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.66%) Wind River