Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
South West > Devon
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 52 38
Rank change year-on-year +9 -14 +33
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 27 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.01% 4.43% 6.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.84% 5.07% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 24
Devon median annual salary £38,000 £32,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.83% -24.12% +26.91%
10th Percentile £23,437 £25,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £44,600 £44,450 £54,343
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +10.67%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 462 671 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 85.71% 87.48% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 398 595 519
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +6.06% -2.22%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +3.90%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Devon

SDLC
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Devon

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Devon over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Devon

SDLC
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Devon region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +4 18 £33,750 +12.50%
Plymouth +13 8 £38,273 +22.47%
Paignton -1 1 £44,500 +22.76%
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, 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 Devon region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Degree
3 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) Service Management
4 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (18.52%) Requirements Management
5 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (18.52%) C
5 5 (18.52%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) CSS
6 4 (14.81%) HTML
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
6 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.81%) Retail
6 4 (14.81%) Process Management
6 4 (14.81%) QA
7 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.11%) Angular 2
7 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (11.11%) MVC
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) VB.NET

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SMS
2 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
1 2 (7.41%) LoadRunner
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Avionics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (22.22%) IT Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Junior
4 4 (14.81%) QA Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) QA Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) CSS
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) Angular 2
2 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (3.70%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) Service Management
3 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (18.52%) Requirements Management
4 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) Process Management
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) UML
6 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement Process
7 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C
1 5 (18.52%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) C++
3 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.41%) Ada
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Intel