Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 18 22
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -8
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 72 142 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 8.98% 10.49% 9.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.81% 11.84% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 67 129 131
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,650 £25,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £63,250 £51,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% +5.71%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 734 1199 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 91.52% 88.55% 85.02%
Number of salaries quoted 652 1087 1132
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.37% +4.29%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £23,275
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Cardiff

SDLC
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDLC in Cardiff.

Salary trend for SDLC in Cardiff

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Cardiff over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing SDLC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 49 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.06%) Scrum
3 27 (37.50%) .NET
4 24 (33.33%) C#
5 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 20 (27.78%) Finance
6 19 (26.39%) MVC
6 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
6 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
6 19 (26.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 14 (19.44%) WCF
9 13 (18.06%) CSS
10 12 (16.67%) HTML
10 12 (16.67%) CMS
10 12 (16.67%) Umbraco
11 11 (15.28%) Java
11 11 (15.28%) Project Management
12 9 (12.50%) SQL
12 9 (12.50%) SOAP
12 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 9 (12.50%) DevOps
13 8 (11.11%) Fintech
13 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (11.11%) jQuery
13 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
13 8 (11.11%) ITIL
13 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
13 8 (11.11%) TDD
14 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 12 (16.67%) CMS
1 12 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 7 (9.72%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.17%) Apache
4 3 (4.17%) IIS
4 3 (4.17%) Sitefinity
5 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.39%) GitHub
3 1 (1.39%) Heroku
3 1 (1.39%) npm
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) MySQL
3 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.78%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.78%) WhereScape RED
5 1 (1.39%) Big Data
5 1 (1.39%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.39%) HPCC
5 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.56%) Selenium
4 3 (4.17%) JIRA
4 3 (4.17%) JMeter
4 3 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.78%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.78%) NetBeans
5 2 (2.78%) Subversion
5 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.39%) Gradle
6 1 (1.39%) Grunt
6 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.39%) Maven
6 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Games
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Law
5 2 (2.78%) Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Advertising
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (52.78%) Developer
2 20 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.11%) Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Software Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Systems Developer
8 3 (4.17%) .NET Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (37.50%) .NET
2 16 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 14 (19.44%) WCF
4 13 (18.06%) CSS
5 12 (16.67%) HTML
6 9 (12.50%) SOAP
7 8 (11.11%) jQuery
8 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
8 7 (9.72%) RESTful
8 7 (9.72%) Spring
9 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
9 6 (8.33%) React
10 5 (6.94%) Ionic Framework
11 4 (5.56%) JSON
11 4 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (5.56%) RequireJS
12 3 (4.17%) Laravel
12 3 (4.17%) Node.js
12 3 (4.17%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Fintech
2 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.33%) User Experience
3 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.78%) SCADA
6 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Android
1 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.06%) Scrum
3 19 (26.39%) MVC
4 11 (15.28%) Project Management
5 9 (12.50%) DevOps
5 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.11%) ITIL
6 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 8 (11.11%) TDD
7 7 (9.72%) Kanban
7 7 (9.72%) Process Improvement
8 6 (8.33%) Change Management
8 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.33%) Front End Development
8 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.94%) OO
9 5 (6.94%) Release Management
9 5 (6.94%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) C#
2 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.28%) Java
4 9 (12.50%) SQL
5 6 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.56%) PHP
8 2 (2.78%) C
9 1 (1.39%) C++
9 1 (1.39%) Groovy
9 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (5.56%) HND
3 2 (2.78%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
3 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.39%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.17%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (1.39%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.39%) HP
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle
5 1 (1.39%) Zend