Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 25 48
Rank change year-on-year -19 +23 -15
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 84 86 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.68% 9.35% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.61% 10.94% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 65 100 78
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £60,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.67% +47.24% +16.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £93,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,271 786 1,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 85.94% 85.43% 88.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,095 697 1,072
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,485 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Dorset

SDLC
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Dorset

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Dorset over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Dorset

SDLC
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Bournemouth +2 46 £35,000 -41.67% 2
Dorchester +5 12 £40,000 +33.33%
Poole -31 12 £36,750 +22.50% 2
Blandford Forum - 4 £32,500 - 2
Weymouth - 2 - -
Wimborne - 1 £26,000 -
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 57 (67.86%) C#
2 56 (66.67%) .NET
3 40 (47.62%) MVC
4 38 (45.24%) HTML
5 35 (41.67%) SQL
5 35 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (38.10%) AngularJS
7 29 (34.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (34.52%) CSS
7 29 (34.52%) SQL Server
8 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 28 (33.33%) IIS
9 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 23 (27.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
11 20 (23.81%) jQuery
12 19 (22.62%) .NET Framework
13 18 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (21.43%) Ajax
13 18 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (21.43%) Finance
13 18 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (20.24%) Project Management
15 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (16.67%) WinForms
17 13 (15.48%) Degree
18 12 (14.29%) CRM
19 11 (13.10%) VB.NET
20 10 (11.90%) SharePoint

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 28 (33.33%) IIS
2 10 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.33%) CMS
4 6 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.57%) Confluence
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.95%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 23 (27.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.52%) npm
3 3 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (3.57%) Office 365
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.19%) MVNO
2 1 (1.19%) SS7
2 1 (1.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.52%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 18 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.38%) DataStage
4 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.38%) OLAP
4 2 (2.38%) Semantic Layer
5 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.19%) MySQL
5 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Selenium
2 9 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.52%) Bower
3 8 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.52%) NuGet
3 8 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (9.52%) SpecFlow
4 4 (4.76%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.57%) JIRA
6 2 (2.38%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.38%) JMeter
6 2 (2.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (21.43%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.14%) Retail
4 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (60.71%) Developer
2 28 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 23 (27.38%) .NET Developer
4 12 (14.29%) Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) Business Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.71%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Oracle Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Oracle Business Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Oracle Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (66.67%) .NET
2 38 (45.24%) HTML
3 35 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 32 (38.10%) AngularJS
5 29 (34.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (34.52%) CSS
6 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 20 (23.81%) jQuery
8 19 (22.62%) .NET Framework
9 18 (21.43%) Ajax
10 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (16.67%) WinForms
12 9 (10.71%) HTML5
13 6 (7.14%) Sass
14 4 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
15 2 (2.38%) Entity Framework
15 2 (2.38%) Gherkin
15 2 (2.38%) SOAP
15 2 (2.38%) Web Services
16 1 (1.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.76%) User Experience
3 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.57%) Android
3 2 (2.38%) Unix
4 1 (1.19%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.62%) MVC
2 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.24%) Project Management
4 12 (14.29%) CRM
5 10 (11.90%) Scrum
5 10 (11.90%) TDD
5 10 (11.90%) Unit Testing
6 9 (10.71%) OO
6 9 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 8 (9.52%) DevOps
7 8 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (9.52%) Web Design
8 7 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.14%) Line Management
9 6 (7.14%) Prototyping
9 6 (7.14%) Refactoring
9 6 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 57 (67.86%) C#
2 35 (41.67%) SQL
3 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.10%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.33%) TypeScript
6 5 (5.95%) Java
6 5 (5.95%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.76%) Python
8 3 (3.57%) C
8 3 (3.57%) C++
8 3 (3.57%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.57%) PHP
9 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.19%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.57%) ISEB
4 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.19%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) QA
2 5 (5.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Docker
Vendors
1 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle
2 8 (9.52%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.38%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.38%) IBM
3 2 (2.38%) Netezza
3 2 (2.38%) Tableau
3 2 (2.38%) Xamarin