Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 46 52
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 -11
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 14 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.44% 5.17% 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 5.77% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 36
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £37,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.66% +16.15% -23.53%
10th Percentile £28,775 £23,823 £25,750
90th Percentile £46,875 £44,500 £48,125
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 519 485 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 90.42% 89.48% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 397 412 605
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,226 £53,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 2018. 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 8 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Plymouth -14 2 £43,250 +13.01% 5
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Devon region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Selenium
4 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
4 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
4 5 (35.71%) ISEB
5 3 (21.43%) Local Government
5 3 (21.43%) Service Design
6 2 (14.29%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Physics
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Unified Process
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration

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 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) RS-232
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Principal Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Principal Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Optoelectronics
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
1 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Service Design
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) Physics
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) RUP
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Unified Process
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)