Period
to 20 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 33 38
Rank change year-on-year -20 +5 +7
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 8 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.92% 4.85% 4.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 5.33% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 12
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +17.24%
10th Percentile £29,750 £33,750 £25,050
90th Percentile £52,575 £60,000 £57,000
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +17.28% -3.57% -1.18%

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 377 244 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 90.63% 91.04% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 326 180 288
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,175
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,625 £63,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Chester region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Modular Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Fintech
5 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping

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
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
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
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 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
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Modular Programming
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) RUP
5 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
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%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter