Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 44 31
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13 -6
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 14 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 4.58% 1.69% 6.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.07% 1.98% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 22
Chester median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% +15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,600 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £58,000 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -5.88%

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 276 252 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 90.20% 85.14% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 246 231 267
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +5.48% -8.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Twitter
3 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (35.71%) Product Management
4 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Google
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) JSON
6 3 (21.43%) Big Data
6 3 (21.43%) Talend
6 3 (21.43%) Cloudera
6 3 (21.43%) Kafka
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Pig
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
6 3 (21.43%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
6 3 (21.43%) Data Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Pig
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
1 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
1 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Product Owner
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Presales Solution Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Project Change Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Release Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) JSON
2 3 (21.43%) Kafka
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) EJB
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (35.71%) Product Management
3 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Data Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Presales
5 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) Apex Code
4 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Twitter
2 3 (21.43%) Cloudera
2 3 (21.43%) Google
2 3 (21.43%) Talend
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft