Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 41 27
Rank change year-on-year +8 -14 +1
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 14 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 5.07% 1.44% 7.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 1.63% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 25
Chester median annual salary £39,250 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.49% +2.63% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £46,528 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.39% +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 259 246 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 93.84% 88.49% 87.09%
Number of salaries quoted 228 213 229
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,250 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 8 (57.14%) Twitter
3 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (35.71%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) Product Management
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
6 3 (21.43%) Data Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Presales
6 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) QA
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%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS

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
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
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
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Product Owner
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Presales Solution Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Salesforce Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Head of Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) Kafka
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (14.29%) EJB
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Visualforce
3 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (35.71%) Product Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Data Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Presales
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
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%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Twitter
2 3 (21.43%) Cloudera
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Talend
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com