Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 50 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 -18 +3
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 273 256 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.27% 4.60% 6.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 5.17% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 203 212 334
East Midlands median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,712 4,951 5,749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.02% 89.01% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,949 4,004 4,549
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,163 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in the East Midlands

SDLC
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SDLC in the East Midlands

SDLC
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in the East Midlands

SDLC
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Nottinghamshire -1 121 £47,750 -4.50% 7
Northamptonshire +13 78 £52,500 +16.67% 10
Leicestershire +17 43 £45,500 +7.69% 14
Derbyshire +3 21 £40,000 +9.59% 5
Lincolnshire -6 4 £28,000 -20.00% 4
Rutland - 1 £37,500 - 1
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 188 (68.86%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (36.26%) Java
3 85 (31.14%) C#
4 78 (28.57%) Finance
5 69 (25.27%) .NET
5 69 (25.27%) Test Automation
6 65 (23.81%) Web Services
7 64 (23.44%) Problem-Solving
8 60 (21.98%) JavaScript
9 57 (20.88%) Software Engineering
10 56 (20.51%) SQL
11 55 (20.15%) Scrum
12 54 (19.78%) QA
13 53 (19.41%) Amazon AWS
14 50 (18.32%) Selenium
15 49 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
16 48 (17.58%) HTML
17 47 (17.22%) TDD
18 45 (16.48%) Spring
19 44 (16.12%) CSS
20 43 (15.75%) OO
21 42 (15.38%) Microsoft
21 42 (15.38%) Degree
21 42 (15.38%) JIRA
22 34 (12.45%) Microservices
23 33 (12.09%) Hibernate
23 33 (12.09%) JUnit
24 32 (11.72%) Windows
25 30 (10.99%) E-Commerce
25 30 (10.99%) Analytical Skills

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (8.06%) SharePoint
1 22 (8.06%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.56%) JBoss
2 7 (2.56%) K2 blackpearl
2 7 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.20%) Confluence
4 4 (1.47%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.47%) WildFly
5 3 (1.10%) DNN
6 2 (0.73%) Apache
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.37%) CICS
7 1 (0.37%) CMS
7 1 (0.37%) IIS
7 1 (0.37%) Jetty
7 1 (0.37%) Kentico
7 1 (0.37%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Abaqus
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.37%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 53 (19.41%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.93%) GitHub
4 6 (2.20%) IBM Cloud
4 6 (2.20%) SaaS
5 5 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.73%) Office 365
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.37%) Slack
8 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.76%) HTTP
2 2 (0.73%) SMS
3 1 (0.37%) DNS
3 1 (0.37%) Firewall
3 1 (0.37%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) SNMP
3 1 (0.37%) SSH
3 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.56%) Data Mining
4 7 (2.56%) MySQL
5 6 (2.20%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.47%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.10%) Endeca
7 3 (1.10%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.10%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.10%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.73%) DB2
8 2 (0.73%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.37%) Redis
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 50 (18.32%) Selenium
2 42 (15.38%) JIRA
3 33 (12.09%) JUnit
4 30 (10.99%) Git (software)
5 24 (8.79%) Cucumber
6 23 (8.42%) Zephyr
7 22 (8.06%) WebDriver
8 21 (7.69%) SoapUI
9 19 (6.96%) Maven
10 18 (6.59%) Mockito
11 17 (6.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 17 (6.23%) Hudson
11 17 (6.23%) Subversion
12 16 (5.86%) JMeter
13 14 (5.13%) Jenkins
14 10 (3.66%) SonarQube
15 6 (2.20%) Bitbucket
15 6 (2.20%) IBM UrbanCode
15 6 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
15 6 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (28.57%) Finance
2 19 (6.96%) Banking
3 17 (6.23%) Marketing
4 15 (5.49%) Retail
5 8 (2.93%) Law
6 5 (1.83%) Advertising
6 5 (1.83%) Back Office
6 5 (1.83%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.10%) Billing
8 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (36.26%) Developer
2 36 (13.19%) Java Developer
3 33 (12.09%) Senior Developer
4 29 (10.62%) Analyst
5 25 (9.16%) Business Analyst
6 22 (8.06%) Software Engineer
7 20 (7.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 19 (6.96%) Test Engineer
9 17 (6.23%) Architect
9 17 (6.23%) QA Engineer
10 16 (5.86%) .NET Developer
10 16 (5.86%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (5.49%) Software Developer
11 15 (5.49%) Tester
12 14 (5.13%) Project Manager
13 13 (4.76%) Java Engineer
13 13 (4.76%) QA Automation Engineer
14 12 (4.40%) Development Engineer
14 12 (4.40%) JavaScript Developer
14 12 (4.40%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (25.27%) .NET
2 65 (23.81%) Web Services
3 48 (17.58%) HTML
4 45 (16.48%) Spring
5 44 (16.12%) CSS
6 33 (12.09%) Hibernate
7 28 (10.26%) jQuery
8 27 (9.89%) AngularJS
9 25 (9.16%) RESTful
10 23 (8.42%) J2EE
11 18 (6.59%) .NET Framework
11 18 (6.59%) REST
12 16 (5.86%) ASP.NET
13 15 (5.49%) HTML5
14 13 (4.76%) CSS3
15 12 (4.40%) XML
16 10 (3.66%) Backbone.js
16 10 (3.66%) Java EE
16 10 (3.66%) React
16 10 (3.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.16%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.33%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (6.23%) Mobile App
5 14 (5.13%) User Experience
6 10 (3.66%) Enterprise Cloud
7 9 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.83%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.83%) NHS
9 4 (1.47%) Derivative
9 4 (1.47%) Equities
9 4 (1.47%) Fintech
9 4 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.10%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.10%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.37%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.37%) Life Science
12 1 (0.37%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.72%) Windows
2 28 (10.26%) Linux
3 4 (1.47%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.10%) Unix
5 2 (0.73%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.37%) AIX
6 1 (0.37%) Android
6 1 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.37%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.37%) SUSE
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (68.86%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (25.27%) Test Automation
3 64 (23.44%) Problem-Solving
4 57 (20.88%) Software Engineering
5 55 (20.15%) Scrum
6 49 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (17.22%) TDD
8 43 (15.75%) OO
9 34 (12.45%) Microservices
10 30 (10.99%) Defect Management
10 30 (10.99%) E-Commerce
11 29 (10.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 27 (9.89%) OOP
13 26 (9.52%) Mentoring
13 26 (9.52%) Test Management
14 25 (9.16%) Waterfall
15 23 (8.42%) DevOps
15 23 (8.42%) Scenario Testing
15 23 (8.42%) User Stories
16 22 (8.06%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 99 (36.26%) Java
2 85 (31.14%) C#
3 60 (21.98%) JavaScript
4 56 (20.51%) SQL
5 19 (6.96%) Java 8
6 14 (5.13%) Ruby
7 13 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 10 (3.66%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.93%) Python
10 7 (2.56%) PHP
11 6 (2.20%) C++
11 6 (2.20%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.83%) C
13 3 (1.10%) Perl
13 3 (1.10%) SPARQL
13 3 (1.10%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.73%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.73%) VB
14 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (15.38%) Degree
2 19 (6.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.30%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.56%) ISEB
5 4 (1.47%) CISM
5 4 (1.47%) CISSP
5 4 (1.47%) CSSLP
5 4 (1.47%) SANS
6 3 (1.10%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.73%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.73%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.73%) PMP
7 2 (0.73%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (19.78%) QA
2 4 (1.47%) GCP
2 4 (1.47%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.10%) PMO
4 2 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (6.23%) Docker
2 6 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) Firmware
3 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.03%) Ansible
1 11 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (4.03%) Puppet
2 8 (2.93%) Nagios
3 6 (2.20%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.20%) Terraform
3 6 (2.20%) ZABBIX
4 3 (1.10%) Rundeck
5 2 (0.73%) SCCM
6 1 (0.37%) Automic
6 1 (0.37%) logstash
6 1 (0.37%) SCOM
6 1 (0.37%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 42 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.96%) Oracle
3 9 (3.30%) SAP
4 8 (2.93%) IBM
5 6 (2.20%) Google
5 6 (2.20%) VMware
6 4 (1.47%) Misys
6 4 (1.47%) Veracode
7 2 (0.73%) Capita
8 1 (0.37%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.37%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.37%) Cognos
8 1 (0.37%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.37%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.37%) webMethods