Period
to 24 March 2019

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 24 March 2019 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
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 50 54
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 -21
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 200 286 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.84% 5.35% 4.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.24% 5.83% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 165 222 248
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £31,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 3,818 4,903 5,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.47% 91.80% 90.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,749 4,145 4,333
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% - +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,100
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% +3.68%

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 24 March 2019.

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 24 March 2019. 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 +8 98 £51,250 +10.22% 5
Leicestershire -30 39 £40,000 +5.26% 4
Northamptonshire -9 38 £60,000 +17.07% 4
Derbyshire +21 19 £37,500 -16.67%
Lincolnshire +12 6 £70,000 +55.56%
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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.

1 132 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (51.00%) Java
3 86 (43.00%) C#
4 61 (30.50%) Software Engineering
5 56 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 51 (25.50%) OO
7 49 (24.50%) Scrum
8 48 (24.00%) .NET
8 48 (24.00%) Test Automation
9 47 (23.50%) HTML
9 47 (23.50%) Degree
9 47 (23.50%) QA
10 44 (22.00%) CSS
11 43 (21.50%) Finance
11 43 (21.50%) Git (software)
12 38 (19.00%) SQL
13 37 (18.50%) JIRA
13 37 (18.50%) Problem-Solving
14 34 (17.00%) TDD
15 33 (16.50%) Subversion
16 32 (16.00%) Unit Testing
17 31 (15.50%) Test Management
17 31 (15.50%) User Stories
17 31 (15.50%) Computer Science
18 29 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (14.50%) Scenario Testing
19 28 (14.00%) ASP.NET
20 27 (13.50%) OOP
20 27 (13.50%) Non-Functional Testing
21 26 (13.00%) Zephyr

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 7 (3.50%) IIS
2 5 (2.50%) CMS
3 4 (2.00%) CICS
4 3 (1.50%) Apache
4 3 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.50%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.00%) DNN
5 2 (1.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (1.00%) JBoss
5 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.50%) Kentico
6 1 (0.50%) nginx
6 1 (0.50%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.50%) SaaS
4 3 (1.50%) FinancialForce
5 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.00%) GitHub
5 2 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.50%) Boomi
6 1 (0.50%) Force.com
6 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.50%) IaaS
6 1 (0.50%) npm
6 1 (0.50%) Office 365
6 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.00%) HTTP
2 6 (3.00%) VPN
3 3 (1.50%) PPP
4 2 (1.00%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) AMQP
5 1 (0.50%) Multicast
5 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.50%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.00%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.50%) MySQL
7 4 (2.00%) DB2
7 4 (2.00%) NonStop SQL
7 4 (2.00%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.50%) Big Data
8 3 (1.50%) DTS
8 3 (1.50%) OLTP
9 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.00%) Power BI
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 43 (21.50%) Git (software)
2 37 (18.50%) JIRA
3 33 (16.50%) Subversion
4 26 (13.00%) Selenium
4 26 (13.00%) Zephyr
5 23 (11.50%) WebDriver
6 21 (10.50%) JMeter
6 21 (10.50%) SoapUI
7 20 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (9.00%) Maven
9 14 (7.00%) gulp
10 13 (6.50%) webpack
11 10 (5.00%) Grunt
12 9 (4.50%) Jenkins
13 8 (4.00%) Cucumber
13 8 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (3.50%) Visual Studio
15 4 (2.00%) git-flow
15 4 (2.00%) SonarQube
16 3 (1.50%) Gradle
General
1 43 (21.50%) Finance
2 16 (8.00%) Retail
3 15 (7.50%) Banking
4 11 (5.50%) Marketing
5 3 (1.50%) Advertising
5 3 (1.50%) Legal
5 3 (1.50%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.00%) Automotive
6 2 (1.00%) Front Office
7 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) Billing
7 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.50%) French Language
7 1 (0.50%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (41.00%) Developer
2 32 (16.00%) QA Engineer
3 24 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 23 (11.50%) Senior QA Engineer
5 21 (10.50%) Software Engineer
6 20 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 20 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
7 18 (9.00%) .NET Developer
8 16 (8.00%) Analyst
8 16 (8.00%) C# Developer
8 16 (8.00%) Java Developer
9 14 (7.00%) Software Developer
10 13 (6.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 12 (6.00%) Applications Developer
12 11 (5.50%) Development Engineer
12 11 (5.50%) Graduate
12 11 (5.50%) Graduate Developer
12 11 (5.50%) Test Engineer
13 10 (5.00%) Junior
14 9 (4.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (24.00%) .NET
2 47 (23.50%) HTML
3 44 (22.00%) CSS
4 28 (14.00%) ASP.NET
5 24 (12.00%) HTML5
6 23 (11.50%) RESTful
6 23 (11.50%) Web Services
7 21 (10.50%) Spring
8 18 (9.00%) REST
9 15 (7.50%) .NET Framework
10 14 (7.00%) CSS3
10 14 (7.00%) jQuery
10 14 (7.00%) JSON
11 13 (6.50%) Node.js
12 12 (6.00%) React
13 11 (5.50%) XML
14 9 (4.50%) SOAP
15 8 (4.00%) AngularJS
16 7 (3.50%) Polymer
16 7 (3.50%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 10 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (5.00%) User Experience
3 7 (3.50%) Fintech
4 6 (3.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.00%) NHS
4 6 (3.00%) PKI
5 4 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.00%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.50%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.50%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.50%) Windows
2 9 (4.50%) Linux
3 3 (1.50%) Mac OS
3 3 (1.50%) Unix
4 1 (0.50%) Solaris
4 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (30.50%) Software Engineering
3 51 (25.50%) OO
4 49 (24.50%) Scrum
5 48 (24.00%) Test Automation
6 37 (18.50%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (17.00%) TDD
8 32 (16.00%) Unit Testing
9 31 (15.50%) Computer Science
9 31 (15.50%) Test Management
9 31 (15.50%) User Stories
10 29 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (14.50%) Scenario Testing
11 27 (13.50%) Non-Functional Testing
11 27 (13.50%) OOP
12 26 (13.00%) MVC
13 24 (12.00%) Functional Testing
14 23 (11.50%) Project Planning
15 22 (11.00%) Exploratory Testing
16 19 (9.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (51.00%) Java
2 86 (43.00%) C#
3 56 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 38 (19.00%) SQL
5 11 (5.50%) Python
6 10 (5.00%) PHP
7 8 (4.00%) TypeScript
8 6 (3.00%) C++
9 5 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.50%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.00%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.00%) COBOL
10 4 (2.00%) JCL
10 4 (2.00%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.50%) Java 8
12 2 (1.00%) Go
12 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.00%) REXX
12 2 (1.00%) Scala
13 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (23.50%) Degree
2 24 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.50%) CISSP
4 6 (3.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 6 (3.00%) CEH
4 6 (3.00%) CEPT
4 6 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.00%) GPEN
4 6 (3.00%) OSCP
5 5 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.00%) ISEB
6 4 (2.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.00%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.00%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.50%) CSSLP
8 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.50%) MCP
8 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (23.50%) QA
2 7 (3.50%) GDPR
3 6 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (1.00%) SLA
5 1 (0.50%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (5.50%) Docker
2 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.00%) vSphere
3 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (1.50%) Control-M
3 2 (1.00%) Ansible
3 2 (1.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.00%) Oracle
3 8 (4.00%) Google
4 4 (2.00%) SAP
5 3 (1.50%) Civica
5 3 (1.50%) Reuters
5 3 (1.50%) Zend
6 2 (1.00%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.00%) IBM
6 2 (1.00%) New Relic
6 2 (1.00%) Splunk
6 2 (1.00%) VMware
7 1 (0.50%) Dell
7 1 (0.50%) Jitterbit
7 1 (0.50%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.50%) webMethods