Period
to 21 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 33 44
Rank change year-on-year -23 +11 +6
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 149 318 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.36% 8.44% 5.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.75% 9.14% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 102 249 192
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,050 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
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 3,140 3,479 3,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.92% 92.28% 89.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,152 2,703 2,609
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 21 October 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 October 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 -15 113 £50,000 +5.26% 37
Peterborough -47 35 £60,000 +26.32% 5
SDLC
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 82 (55.03%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (35.57%) Scrum
3 50 (33.56%) Project Management
4 46 (30.87%) SQL
5 45 (30.20%) Software Engineering
5 45 (30.20%) Test Automation
6 44 (29.53%) Finance
7 43 (28.86%) Microsoft
8 42 (28.19%) JavaScript
9 35 (23.49%) C#
10 33 (22.15%) .NET
11 32 (21.48%) Python
12 30 (20.13%) Git (software)
13 29 (19.46%) Web Services
14 25 (16.78%) MVC
15 24 (16.11%) Manufacturing
15 24 (16.11%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (15.44%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (15.44%) Service Delivery
16 23 (15.44%) ITIL
16 23 (15.44%) SQL Server
16 23 (15.44%) ERP
16 23 (15.44%) Degree
17 22 (14.77%) QA
17 22 (14.77%) Matrix Management
17 22 (14.77%) Dynamics AX
17 22 (14.77%) Citrix
17 22 (14.77%) ITIL Certification
17 22 (14.77%) HTML
17 22 (14.77%) Java

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 11 (7.38%) Confluence
2 10 (6.71%) Apache
3 6 (4.03%) OpenStack
3 6 (4.03%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.03%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.36%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.68%) WordPress
6 3 (2.01%) IIS
7 1 (0.67%) CMS
7 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 22 (14.77%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (4.03%) Documaker
3 4 (2.68%) Magento
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (14.77%) Dynamics 365
3 19 (12.75%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.03%) GitHub
4 6 (4.03%) IaaS
5 5 (3.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.37%) DNS
1 8 (5.37%) SNMP
1 8 (5.37%) SSL
2 7 (4.70%) FTP
3 6 (4.03%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (4.03%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (4.03%) DHCP
3 6 (4.03%) HTTP
3 6 (4.03%) HTTPS
3 6 (4.03%) ICMP
3 6 (4.03%) IMAP
3 6 (4.03%) IPsec
3 6 (4.03%) OpenVPN
3 6 (4.03%) POP3
3 6 (4.03%) SMTP
3 6 (4.03%) SSH
3 6 (4.03%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.03%) Telnet
3 6 (4.03%) WPA2
4 5 (3.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.05%) Big Data
2 12 (8.05%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.70%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.70%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.03%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.36%) MySQL
5 5 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.01%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 30 (20.13%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.42%) Selenium
3 18 (12.08%) JIRA
4 14 (9.40%) Jenkins
5 13 (8.72%) NUnit
5 13 (8.72%) Visual Studio
6 11 (7.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (6.71%) Cucumber
7 10 (6.71%) Maven
8 7 (4.70%) SoapUI
9 6 (4.03%) Gerrit
10 5 (3.36%) Appium
10 5 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.36%) eggPlant
10 5 (3.36%) JMeter
11 3 (2.01%) Pylint
11 3 (2.01%) Subversion
12 2 (1.34%) Hudson
12 2 (1.34%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (29.53%) Finance
2 24 (16.11%) Manufacturing
3 11 (7.38%) Retail
3 11 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.04%) Advertising
5 5 (3.36%) Law
6 4 (2.68%) Marketing
7 3 (2.01%) Back Office
7 3 (2.01%) Electronics
7 3 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.34%) Banking
8 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (40.27%) Developer
2 22 (14.77%) IT Manager
3 21 (14.09%) C# Developer
3 21 (14.09%) Software Developer
4 16 (10.74%) .NET Developer
4 16 (10.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (10.74%) Software Engineer
4 16 (10.74%) Test Engineer
5 11 (7.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (7.38%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (6.71%) Analyst
7 9 (6.04%) Business Analyst
7 9 (6.04%) Lead Business Analyst
7 9 (6.04%) Lead Developer
7 9 (6.04%) QA Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (6.04%) Senior Business Analyst
8 8 (5.37%) JavaScript Engineer
8 8 (5.37%) Programmer
8 8 (5.37%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.15%) .NET
2 29 (19.46%) Web Services
3 22 (14.77%) CSS
3 22 (14.77%) HTML
4 19 (12.75%) SOAP
5 18 (12.08%) ASP.NET
5 18 (12.08%) WCF
6 17 (11.41%) REST
7 13 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (8.05%) Velocity
8 12 (8.05%) WinForms
8 12 (8.05%) WPF
9 11 (7.38%) .NET Framework
10 10 (6.71%) HTML5
10 10 (6.71%) jQuery
10 10 (6.71%) Spring
11 9 (6.04%) JSON
11 9 (6.04%) RESTful
12 8 (5.37%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (5.37%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.09%) Algorithms
2 12 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.04%) FMCG
5 7 (4.70%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.36%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.68%) CUDA
7 4 (2.68%) Reinsurance
8 3 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.01%) Life Science
9 2 (1.34%) Fintech
9 2 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.34%) User Experience
10 1 (0.67%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.67%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.67%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.75%) Android
2 13 (8.72%) Linux
3 12 (8.05%) Windows
4 10 (6.71%) Apple iOS
5 7 (4.70%) CentOS
6 6 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.03%) Solaris
6 6 (4.03%) Windows Server
6 6 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.67%) Debian
7 1 (0.67%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (55.03%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (35.57%) Scrum
3 50 (33.56%) Project Management
4 45 (30.20%) Software Engineering
4 45 (30.20%) Test Automation
5 25 (16.78%) MVC
6 23 (15.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 23 (15.44%) ERP
6 23 (15.44%) ITIL
6 23 (15.44%) Service Delivery
7 22 (14.77%) Matrix Management
8 21 (14.09%) User Stories
9 20 (13.42%) OO
10 19 (12.75%) Unit Testing
10 19 (12.75%) Web Development
11 18 (12.08%) Mathematics
12 14 (9.40%) Business Analysis
12 14 (9.40%) Manual Testing
13 13 (8.72%) Mentoring
13 13 (8.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 46 (30.87%) SQL
2 42 (28.19%) JavaScript
3 35 (23.49%) C#
4 32 (21.48%) Python
5 22 (14.77%) Java
6 17 (11.41%) C++
7 12 (8.05%) PHP
8 10 (6.71%) Bash Shell
9 9 (6.04%) C
10 8 (5.37%) T-SQL
11 6 (4.03%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.03%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.68%) Kotlin
12 4 (2.68%) Ruby
13 2 (1.34%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.34%) Java 8
13 2 (1.34%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.34%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.67%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (15.44%) Degree
2 22 (14.77%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (6.71%) ISEB
4 7 (4.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.01%) PhD
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.67%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.77%) QA
2 2 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.67%) GDPR
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 10 (6.71%) Docker
2 6 (4.03%) Samba
2 6 (4.03%) VirtualBox
2 6 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.68%) Firmware
4 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.67%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 10 (6.71%) Puppet
2 8 (5.37%) Ansible
3 6 (4.03%) Nagios
3 6 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.03%) Rancher
3 6 (4.03%) Sysdig
3 6 (4.03%) vRealize
4 5 (3.36%) HP ALM
5 2 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (28.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.77%) Citrix
3 14 (9.40%) Oracle
4 11 (7.38%) HP
4 11 (7.38%) WorldPay
5 7 (4.70%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.03%) AppDynamics
6 6 (4.03%) BMC
6 6 (4.03%) Cisco
6 6 (4.03%) Google
6 6 (4.03%) IBM
6 6 (4.03%) Intel
6 6 (4.03%) New Relic
6 6 (4.03%) ServiceNow
6 6 (4.03%) Splunk
6 6 (4.03%) VMware
7 2 (1.34%) SAP
8 1 (0.67%) QNX
8 1 (0.67%) Wind River
8 1 (0.67%) Xamarin