Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 52 31
Rank change year-on-year +12 -21 +12
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 18 26 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 6.36% 4.04% 6.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 4.33% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 36
Median annual salary £52,500 £41,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.05% -25.45% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £79,500 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% +15.79%

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 261 600 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 92.23% 93.17% 89.37%
Number of salaries quoted 175 453 394
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,550 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £78,319 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Cheltenham

SDLC
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SDLC in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for SDLC in Cheltenham

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Salary distribution for jobs citing SDLC in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Azure
2 12 (66.67%) DevOps
3 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) Service Management
4 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) IPv4
4 9 (50.00%) VPN
4 9 (50.00%) OSPF
4 9 (50.00%) Web Services
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) Cyber Intelligence
4 9 (50.00%) Task Automation
4 9 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 9 (50.00%) Data Science
4 9 (50.00%) DevSecOps
4 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 9 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 9 (50.00%) AWS
4 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (50.00%) Confluence
4 9 (50.00%) Puppet
4 9 (50.00%) Machine Learning
4 9 (50.00%) Ansible
4 9 (50.00%) Docker
4 9 (50.00%) JIRA
4 9 (50.00%) VLAN
4 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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 9 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) Azure
2 9 (50.00%) AWS
3 3 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (16.67%) GCP
3 3 (16.67%) Power Automate
3 3 (16.67%) Power Platform
3 3 (16.67%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) IPv4
1 9 (50.00%) OSPF
1 9 (50.00%) VLAN
1 9 (50.00%) VPN
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Build and Release Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Build Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Principal Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Principal Solutions Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Release Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Software Tester
1 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Tester
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Head of IT
2 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
2 2 (11.11%) Quality Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Software Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) LAMP
2 2 (11.11%) Laravel
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) CentOS
3 6 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 9 (50.00%) Data Science
2 9 (50.00%) DevSecOps
2 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 9 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 9 (50.00%) Scrum
2 9 (50.00%) Service Management
2 9 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Task Automation
3 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 5 (27.78%) ERP
4 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) VB
4 2 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) AWS Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (16.67%) GIAC
2 3 (16.67%) RHCE
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Docker
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Ansible
1 9 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Google
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat