Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 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
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 59 47
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12 +6
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 164 189 290
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.02% 4.53% 5.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 4.88% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 146 170 236
Median annual salary £46,000 £51,250 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.24% +12.64% +4.60%
10th Percentile £32,813 £31,250 £31,625
90th Percentile £63,125 £65,000 £70,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 3,009 3,876 4,893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.02% 92.88% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,497 2,759 4,129
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +1.20%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,700
90th Percentile £71,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SDLC as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SDLC in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for SDLC in the East Midlands

SDLC
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SDLC in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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
Leicestershire +62 74 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Nottinghamshire -3 66 £52,500 -2.33% 9
Northamptonshire 0 17 £49,000 -18.33% 2
Derbyshire -7 7 £42,500 +13.33% 3
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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.

1 105 (64.02%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (41.46%) C#
3 61 (37.20%) JavaScript
4 59 (35.98%) .NET
5 58 (35.37%) CSS
6 54 (32.93%) Test Automation
7 49 (29.88%) Java
8 44 (26.83%) HTML
8 44 (26.83%) Software Engineering
9 40 (24.39%) SQL
9 40 (24.39%) ASP.NET
10 39 (23.78%) TDD
11 38 (23.17%) Scrum
11 38 (23.17%) MVC
12 36 (21.95%) Microsoft
13 32 (19.51%) Azure
14 30 (18.29%) BDD
15 29 (17.68%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (17.07%) jQuery
17 26 (15.85%) Python
17 26 (15.85%) SQL Server
17 26 (15.85%) Greenfield Project
18 25 (15.24%) User Stories
19 24 (14.63%) Unit Testing
19 24 (14.63%) QA
20 23 (14.02%) Enterprise Software
20 23 (14.02%) Jenkins
20 23 (14.02%) Innovative Thinking
21 22 (13.41%) REST
22 20 (12.20%) CSS3

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 6 (3.66%) CMS
1 6 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.44%) CICS
3 3 (1.83%) Confluence
3 3 (1.83%) Kentico
3 3 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.83%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.61%) Apache
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Synapse
Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 32 (19.51%) Azure
2 19 (11.59%) PaaS
3 14 (8.54%) SaaS
4 13 (7.93%) AWS
5 2 (1.22%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.66%) Softphone
2 5 (3.05%) HTTP
3 2 (1.22%) SSH
3 2 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (8.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (8.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (8.54%) SQL Server 2016
4 13 (7.93%) MySQL
5 11 (6.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.27%) Big Data
7 6 (3.66%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.44%) DB2
9 3 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.22%) Power BI
11 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.61%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.61%) Looker
11 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (14.02%) Jenkins
2 20 (12.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 20 (12.20%) Eclipse
2 20 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 20 (12.20%) IntelliJ
2 20 (12.20%) Sonatype Nexus
2 20 (12.20%) Subversion
3 18 (10.98%) Selenium
4 11 (6.71%) SoapUI
5 9 (5.49%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.27%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.27%) JMeter
7 6 (3.66%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.44%) JIRA
8 4 (2.44%) Postman
8 4 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.83%) Maven
10 2 (1.22%) Cypress.io
10 2 (1.22%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.61%) Mockito
General
1 19 (11.59%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (9.76%) Finance
3 11 (6.71%) Public Sector
4 10 (6.10%) Games
5 7 (4.27%) Police
6 4 (2.44%) Retail
7 3 (1.83%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.83%) Law
8 2 (1.22%) Legal
8 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.61%) Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (51.83%) Developer
2 41 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 19 (11.59%) Software Engineer
4 18 (10.98%) Senior Developer
5 17 (10.37%) Architect
6 14 (8.54%) Java Developer
6 14 (8.54%) Java Engineer
6 14 (8.54%) Java Software Engineer
7 13 (7.93%) Analyst
8 12 (7.32%) JavaScript Engineer
8 12 (7.32%) Lead Software Engineer
8 12 (7.32%) Python Engineer
8 12 (7.32%) Python Software Engineer
8 12 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (7.32%) Software Architect
9 11 (6.71%) Applications Developer
9 11 (6.71%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (6.10%) Test Analyst
11 9 (5.49%) C# Developer
11 9 (5.49%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.98%) .NET
2 58 (35.37%) CSS
3 44 (26.83%) HTML
4 40 (24.39%) ASP.NET
5 29 (17.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (17.07%) jQuery
7 22 (13.41%) REST
8 20 (12.20%) CSS3
8 20 (12.20%) HTML5
9 19 (11.59%) Web Services
10 18 (10.98%) RESTful
11 17 (10.37%) Ajax
12 15 (9.15%) AngularJS
13 14 (8.54%) XML
14 11 (6.71%) .NET Framework
14 11 (6.71%) Middleware
14 11 (6.71%) Node.js
14 11 (6.71%) WCF
15 10 (6.10%) ASP.NET Core
16 9 (5.49%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.85%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (14.02%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (11.59%) Algorithms
4 15 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.27%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.27%) PMI
6 6 (3.66%) Handset
7 4 (2.44%) Life Science
8 3 (1.83%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.83%) User Experience
8 3 (1.83%) Wiki
8 3 (1.83%) Xbox
9 2 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.44%) Linux
2 2 (1.22%) Unix
3 1 (0.61%) Android
3 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (64.02%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (32.93%) Test Automation
3 44 (26.83%) Software Engineering
4 39 (23.78%) TDD
5 38 (23.17%) MVC
5 38 (23.17%) Scrum
6 30 (18.29%) BDD
7 25 (15.24%) User Stories
8 24 (14.63%) Unit Testing
9 23 (14.02%) Innovative Thinking
10 20 (12.20%) Analytics
10 20 (12.20%) Data Analysis
10 20 (12.20%) Secure Coding
11 19 (11.59%) Data Science
11 19 (11.59%) Mathematics
12 16 (9.76%) TOGAF
13 15 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (8.54%) API Testing
14 14 (8.54%) OOP
14 14 (8.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (41.46%) C#
2 61 (37.20%) JavaScript
3 49 (29.88%) Java
4 40 (24.39%) SQL
5 26 (15.85%) Python
6 11 (6.71%) C++
7 10 (6.10%) PHP
8 8 (4.88%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.66%) Java 8
10 4 (2.44%) COBOL
10 4 (2.44%) JCL
11 3 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.22%) C
12 2 (1.22%) PHP 7
12 2 (1.22%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.22%) Scala
12 2 (1.22%) VB
13 1 (0.61%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.61%) Ruby
13 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (12.20%) Degree
2 19 (11.59%) PhD
3 11 (6.71%) ISEB
3 11 (6.71%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.88%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.27%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.63%) QA
2 4 (2.44%) PMO
2 4 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 36 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.44%) IBM
3 3 (1.83%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.22%) Spotify
5 1 (0.61%) Databricks
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle
5 1 (0.61%) Tableau