Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 44 34
Rank change year-on-year -13 -10 +24
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 185 252 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.76% 6.70% 6.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 7.37% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 95 191 216
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.97% -4.74%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,625
90th Percentile £66,500 £66,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -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 3,614 3,420 3,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.95% 90.86% 90.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,264 2,624 2,798
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +5 163 £50,000 +8.11% 26
Peterborough -59 19 £55,000 +10.00% 4
SDLC
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 90 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (37.30%) Software Engineering
3 64 (34.59%) Python
4 50 (27.03%) Degree
4 50 (27.03%) Test Automation
5 47 (25.41%) JavaScript
6 46 (24.86%) Finance
7 44 (23.78%) SQL
8 42 (22.70%) C++
8 42 (22.70%) Web Services
9 40 (21.62%) Scrum
10 39 (21.08%) C#
11 37 (20.00%) C
12 34 (18.38%) Project Management
13 33 (17.84%) JIRA
13 33 (17.84%) Computer Science
14 32 (17.30%) Android
14 32 (17.30%) Microsoft
15 31 (16.76%) Linux
15 31 (16.76%) Git (software)
16 30 (16.22%) OO
17 29 (15.68%) .NET
17 29 (15.68%) MVC
18 28 (15.14%) Mathematics
19 27 (14.59%) Unit Testing
19 27 (14.59%) SQL Server
19 27 (14.59%) Java
19 27 (14.59%) Algorithms
20 26 (14.05%) Amazon AWS
21 25 (13.51%) Confluence

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 25 (13.51%) Confluence
2 12 (6.49%) OpenStack
2 12 (6.49%) WebLogic
2 12 (6.49%) WebSphere
3 10 (5.41%) Apache
4 5 (2.70%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.62%) IIS
5 3 (1.62%) WordPress
6 1 (0.54%) CMS
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (6.49%) Documaker
2 8 (4.32%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.62%) Magento
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.05%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.49%) GitHub
3 12 (6.49%) IaaS
4 8 (4.32%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.16%) SaaS
7 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.03%) FTP
1 13 (7.03%) HTTP
2 12 (6.49%) Cisco IOS
2 12 (6.49%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (6.49%) DHCP
2 12 (6.49%) DNS
2 12 (6.49%) HTTPS
2 12 (6.49%) ICMP
2 12 (6.49%) IMAP
2 12 (6.49%) IPsec
2 12 (6.49%) OpenVPN
2 12 (6.49%) POP3
2 12 (6.49%) SMTP
2 12 (6.49%) SNMP
2 12 (6.49%) SSH
2 12 (6.49%) SSL
2 12 (6.49%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.49%) Telnet
2 12 (6.49%) WPA2
3 6 (3.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.49%) MongoDB
2 12 (6.49%) Oracle Database
2 12 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.95%) MySQL
4 10 (5.41%) Big Data
4 10 (5.41%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.78%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (17.84%) JIRA
2 31 (16.76%) Git (software)
3 25 (13.51%) Sonatype Nexus
4 24 (12.97%) Jenkins
5 20 (10.81%) Cucumber
6 19 (10.27%) Selenium
7 18 (9.73%) Maven
8 13 (7.03%) Appium
8 13 (7.03%) eggPlant
8 13 (7.03%) Visual Studio
9 12 (6.49%) Gerrit
9 12 (6.49%) NUnit
10 7 (3.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (3.78%) SoapUI
11 6 (3.24%) Mercurial
12 5 (2.70%) JMeter
13 3 (1.62%) Pylint
13 3 (1.62%) Subversion
13 3 (1.62%) Xcode
14 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 46 (24.86%) Finance
2 15 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.70%) Law
4 4 (2.16%) Retail
5 3 (1.62%) Advertising
5 3 (1.62%) Back Office
5 3 (1.62%) Marketing
5 3 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.08%) Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Electronics
6 2 (1.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (38.92%) Developer
2 37 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 32 (17.30%) Software Developer
4 27 (14.59%) C++ Developer
5 24 (12.97%) Test Engineer
6 19 (10.27%) C# Developer
7 16 (8.65%) .NET Developer
7 16 (8.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (8.65%) C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (8.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 14 (7.57%) C++ Software Developer
9 14 (7.57%) QA Engineer
10 13 (7.03%) C Software Engineer
10 13 (7.03%) QA Test Engineer
10 13 (7.03%) Quality Engineer
10 13 (7.03%) Team Leader
11 12 (6.49%) .NET Software Developer
11 12 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (6.49%) Senior DevOps
11 12 (6.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (22.70%) Web Services
2 29 (15.68%) .NET
3 25 (13.51%) SOAP
4 22 (11.89%) CSS
4 22 (11.89%) HTML
4 22 (11.89%) jQuery
5 15 (8.11%) ASP.NET
5 15 (8.11%) HTML5
5 15 (8.11%) REST
5 15 (8.11%) WCF
6 14 (7.57%) RESTful
7 13 (7.03%) Spring
8 12 (6.49%) Middleware
8 12 (6.49%) Velocity
8 12 (6.49%) WinForms
8 12 (6.49%) WPF
8 12 (6.49%) YAML
9 11 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (4.86%) .NET Framework
10 9 (4.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.84%) Computer Science
2 27 (14.59%) Algorithms
3 16 (8.65%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.95%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.24%) CUDA
5 6 (3.24%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.16%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.08%) Fintech
8 2 (1.08%) FMCG
8 2 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.08%) User Experience
9 1 (0.54%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.54%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.30%) Android
2 31 (16.76%) Linux
3 25 (13.51%) Windows
4 17 (9.19%) Apple iOS
5 12 (6.49%) CentOS
5 12 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (6.49%) Solaris
5 12 (6.49%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.24%) Debian
7 1 (0.54%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (37.30%) Software Engineering
3 50 (27.03%) Test Automation
4 40 (21.62%) Scrum
5 34 (18.38%) Project Management
6 30 (16.22%) OO
7 29 (15.68%) MVC
8 28 (15.14%) Mathematics
9 27 (14.59%) Unit Testing
10 25 (13.51%) Integration Testing
11 24 (12.97%) High Availability
12 22 (11.89%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (11.35%) BDD
13 21 (11.35%) Manual Testing
14 20 (10.81%) Test Management
15 19 (10.27%) Mentoring
16 18 (9.73%) Release Management
17 17 (9.19%) DevOps
18 15 (8.11%) Data Science
18 15 (8.11%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 64 (34.59%) Python
2 47 (25.41%) JavaScript
3 44 (23.78%) SQL
4 42 (22.70%) C++
5 39 (21.08%) C#
6 37 (20.00%) C
7 27 (14.59%) Java
8 16 (8.65%) Bash Shell
9 15 (8.11%) PHP
10 12 (6.49%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.16%) Kotlin
11 4 (2.16%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.62%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.08%) Java 8
13 2 (1.08%) Ruby
14 1 (0.54%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.54%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.54%) Delphi
14 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 50 (27.03%) Degree
2 8 (4.32%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (4.32%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.62%) ISEB
5 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.97%) QA
2 8 (4.32%) ARP4754
3 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.54%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 14 (7.57%) Docker
2 12 (6.49%) Samba
2 12 (6.49%) VirtualBox
2 12 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (7.03%) HP ALM
2 12 (6.49%) Ansible
2 12 (6.49%) Nagios
2 12 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (6.49%) Puppet
2 12 (6.49%) Rancher
2 12 (6.49%) Sysdig
2 12 (6.49%) vRealize
3 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (17.30%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.51%) HP
2 25 (13.51%) WorldPay
3 20 (10.81%) Oracle
4 12 (6.49%) AppDynamics
4 12 (6.49%) BMC
4 12 (6.49%) Cisco
4 12 (6.49%) IBM
4 12 (6.49%) Intel
4 12 (6.49%) New Relic
4 12 (6.49%) Red Hat
4 12 (6.49%) ServiceNow
4 12 (6.49%) Splunk
4 12 (6.49%) VMware
5 11 (5.95%) Google
6 8 (4.32%) Citrix
7 2 (1.08%) Wrike
8 1 (0.54%) QNX
8 1 (0.54%) SAP
8 1 (0.54%) Wind River