Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 27 54
Rank change year-on-year -39 +27 -20
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 66 71 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.07% 8.48% 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 9.70% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 54 85 47
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.67% +33.33% +28.57%
10th Percentile £29,725 £25,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £85,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 1,475 732 1,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 91.05% 87.46% 90.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,294 639 915
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -25 41 £37,500 -37.50% 5
Poole -29 16 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Blandford Forum - 5 £32,500 -
Shaftesbury - 1 £50,000 -
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 51 (77.27%) C#
2 50 (75.76%) .NET
3 45 (68.18%) HTML
4 43 (65.15%) ASP.NET
5 42 (63.64%) MVC
5 42 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (60.61%) JavaScript
7 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 32 (48.48%) jQuery
9 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (37.88%) CSS
11 24 (36.36%) AngularJS
12 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
13 22 (33.33%) IIS
13 22 (33.33%) SQL
14 20 (30.30%) HTML5
15 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (25.76%) TDD
16 17 (25.76%) Ajax
17 16 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (24.24%) .NET Framework
17 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
18 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (21.21%) Domain-Driven Design
18 14 (21.21%) KnockoutJS
18 14 (21.21%) Requirements Analysis
18 14 (21.21%) Front End Development
19 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 22 (33.33%) IIS
2 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.58%) CMS
4 4 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.03%) Confluence
7 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.09%) npm
2 6 (9.09%) NuGet
3 3 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (4.55%) Office 365
4 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) SS7
1 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
2 16 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Bower
1 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 6 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (9.09%) Selenium
1 6 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.55%) JIRA
4 2 (3.03%) JMeter
4 2 (3.03%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.52%) Subversion
5 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (56.06%) Developer
2 24 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 16 (24.24%) .NET Developer
4 12 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 12 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 11 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (10.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.58%) SQL Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Analyst
10 4 (6.06%) Business Analyst
10 4 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Project Manager
11 3 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Agile Developer
11 3 (4.55%) IT Manager
11 3 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (75.76%) .NET
2 45 (68.18%) HTML
3 43 (65.15%) ASP.NET
4 42 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (48.48%) jQuery
6 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (37.88%) CSS
8 24 (36.36%) AngularJS
9 20 (30.30%) HTML5
10 17 (25.76%) Ajax
11 16 (24.24%) .NET Framework
12 14 (21.21%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (10.61%) Entity Framework
15 4 (6.06%) Sass
16 2 (3.03%) Gherkin
17 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Core
17 1 (1.52%) REST
17 1 (1.52%) SOAP
17 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.55%) User Experience
2 2 (3.03%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Android
1 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (63.64%) MVC
2 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.76%) TDD
4 14 (21.21%) Domain-Driven Design
4 14 (21.21%) Front End Development
4 14 (21.21%) Requirements Analysis
5 13 (19.70%) Project Management
6 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 11 (16.67%) CRM
8 10 (15.15%) Scrum
9 8 (12.12%) Waterfall
10 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
11 6 (9.09%) DevOps
11 6 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (9.09%) Web Design
12 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.58%) Data Modelling
12 5 (7.58%) ETL
13 4 (6.06%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 51 (77.27%) C#
2 40 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 22 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (7.58%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.03%) Java
5 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (1.52%) C
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.03%) Cognizant
3 2 (3.03%) Xamarin