Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 37 36
Rank change year-on-year -16 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 8 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.01% 2.97% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 3.30% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 11
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -18.75%
10th Percentile £29,250 £25,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,600 £54,000 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.85% +2.50% -11.11%

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 363 273 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 91.21% 90.10% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 323 224 216
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,050 £25,825 £25,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,625 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% -3.75%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Chester

SDLC
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Chester

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Chester over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Chester region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Twitter
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Google
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) PMI
5 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) RUP

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Change Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Change Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Release Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
1 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) PMI
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) CMMI
5 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) ISMS
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Twitter
2 2 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft