Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 46 64
Rank change year-on-year +20 +18 -43
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 38 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.14% 5.24% 4.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.98% 5.76% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 21
Cheltenham median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £52,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 476 469 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 89.47% 91.07% 93.12%
Number of salaries quoted 370 409 585
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,950 £28,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Cheltenham

SDLC
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Cheltenham

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 34 (89.47%) Java
2 32 (84.21%) Python
3 24 (63.16%) Apache Spark
4 20 (52.63%) RESTful
4 20 (52.63%) MVC
5 19 (50.00%) HTML
5 19 (50.00%) Kafka
6 18 (47.37%) AngularJS
6 18 (47.37%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (47.37%) React
6 18 (47.37%) MongoDB
6 18 (47.37%) Node.js
6 18 (47.37%) CSS
6 18 (47.37%) Spring
7 17 (44.74%) Spring MVC
8 16 (42.11%) Marketing
8 16 (42.11%) Programme Management
8 16 (42.11%) Electronics
8 16 (42.11%) Telecoms
8 16 (42.11%) Finance
8 16 (42.11%) Manufacturing
8 16 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (42.11%) SAP
8 16 (42.11%) HTML5
8 16 (42.11%) Digital Marketing
9 15 (39.47%) D3.js
9 15 (39.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (39.47%) CSS3
9 15 (39.47%) Backbone.js
10 12 (31.58%) SQL

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 24 (63.16%) Apache Spark
2 18 (47.37%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
4 4 (10.53%) Apache
5 2 (5.26%) CMS
5 2 (5.26%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) AMQP
2 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) MongoDB
2 15 (39.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (28.95%) Big Data
4 9 (23.68%) Neo4j
5 4 (10.53%) Data Lake
5 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
6 3 (7.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.68%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) JMeter
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) WATIR
General
1 16 (42.11%) Electronics
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
1 16 (42.11%) Manufacturing
1 16 (42.11%) Marketing
1 16 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.68%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) Java Developer
2 18 (47.37%) Senior Developer
3 16 (42.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 13 (34.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (31.58%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 7 (18.42%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Data Scientist
8 4 (10.53%) Data Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Technologist
8 4 (10.53%) Technologist
9 3 (7.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
10 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
10 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) RESTful
2 19 (50.00%) HTML
2 19 (50.00%) Kafka
3 18 (47.37%) AngularJS
3 18 (47.37%) CSS
3 18 (47.37%) Node.js
3 18 (47.37%) React
3 18 (47.37%) Spring
4 17 (44.74%) Spring MVC
5 16 (42.11%) HTML5
6 15 (39.47%) Backbone.js
6 15 (39.47%) CSS3
6 15 (39.47%) D3.js
7 11 (28.95%) JSON
8 9 (23.68%) Natural Language Processing
8 9 (23.68%) Pandas
8 9 (23.68%) scikit-learn
8 9 (23.68%) SciPy
9 4 (10.53%) Apache Avro
9 4 (10.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Algorithms
2 7 (18.42%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) MVC
2 16 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (42.11%) Digital Marketing
2 16 (42.11%) Programme Management
3 9 (23.68%) Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Data Analysis
3 9 (23.68%) Data Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Data Science
3 9 (23.68%) DevOps
3 9 (23.68%) Machine Learning
3 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (23.68%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.79%) Computer Forensics
6 5 (13.16%) Complexity Analysis
6 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
7 4 (10.53%) Co-Creation
7 4 (10.53%) Data Ingestion
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) Java
2 32 (84.21%) Python
3 12 (31.58%) SQL
4 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.68%) Cypher
5 9 (23.68%) Scala
5 9 (23.68%) Shell Script
6 7 (18.42%) C#
6 7 (18.42%) C++
7 4 (10.53%) Clojure
8 3 (7.89%) C
8 3 (7.89%) PHP
9 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.63%) Java 8
9 1 (2.63%) Perl
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) SAP
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.63%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle