Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 41 53
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 -16
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 240 324 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.42% 6.19% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.86% 6.80% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 182 286 293
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,375 £58,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 4,097 4,766 5,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.57% 90.99% 91.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,086 3,950 4,653
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,091
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.97% +5.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +6 114 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Northamptonshire -24 50 £57,500 +4.55% 11
Leicestershire -12 41 £37,500 -1.32% 17
Derbyshire +18 22 £41,500 +10.67% 5
Lincolnshire -5 9 £47,500 +18.75% 5
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 161 (67.08%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (48.33%) Java
3 78 (32.50%) C#
4 63 (26.25%) Software Engineering
5 59 (24.58%) Scrum
5 59 (24.58%) OO
5 59 (24.58%) Test Automation
6 57 (23.75%) Finance
6 57 (23.75%) QA
7 53 (22.08%) Degree
8 52 (21.67%) Problem-Solving
9 50 (20.83%) TDD
9 50 (20.83%) .NET
10 48 (20.00%) SQL
11 47 (19.58%) Web Services
12 44 (18.33%) JavaScript
13 41 (17.08%) HTML
13 41 (17.08%) Git (software)
14 40 (16.67%) Spring
15 39 (16.25%) JIRA
16 37 (15.42%) Selenium
17 36 (15.00%) OOP
18 35 (14.58%) Computer Science
19 34 (14.17%) Test Management
20 33 (13.75%) Unit Testing
20 33 (13.75%) CSS
21 31 (12.92%) Continuous Integration
21 31 (12.92%) Microservices
22 30 (12.50%) Zephyr
22 30 (12.50%) Amazon AWS

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 12 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.67%) CICS
4 3 (1.25%) CMS
4 3 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.25%) IIS
5 2 (0.83%) Apache
5 2 (0.83%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.83%) Confluence
5 2 (0.83%) DNN
5 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.42%) JBoss
6 1 (0.42%) Kentico
6 1 (0.42%) nginx
6 1 (0.42%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.42%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.17%) SaaS
4 5 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.67%) Office 365
6 3 (1.25%) FinancialForce
6 3 (1.25%) IaaS
7 2 (0.83%) PaaS
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.42%) Boomi
8 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.42%) Force.com
8 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.42%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.25%) HTTP
2 4 (1.67%) VPN
3 2 (0.83%) Internet
3 2 (0.83%) SMS
4 1 (0.42%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.58%) MySQL
3 9 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.08%) Big Data
4 5 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.67%) DB2
5 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.25%) EDRMS
6 3 (1.25%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.25%) Power BI
7 2 (0.83%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.83%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 41 (17.08%) Git (software)
2 39 (16.25%) JIRA
3 37 (15.42%) Selenium
4 30 (12.50%) Zephyr
5 29 (12.08%) Subversion
6 25 (10.42%) JMeter
6 25 (10.42%) SoapUI
6 25 (10.42%) WebDriver
7 20 (8.33%) Maven
8 16 (6.67%) JUnit
9 14 (5.83%) Jenkins
10 12 (5.00%) gulp
10 12 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
11 11 (4.58%) Cucumber
11 11 (4.58%) Grunt
11 11 (4.58%) webpack
12 9 (3.75%) Visual Studio
13 7 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (2.50%) Hudson
14 6 (2.50%) Protractor
General
1 57 (23.75%) Finance
2 24 (10.00%) Retail
3 21 (8.75%) Banking
4 18 (7.50%) Marketing
5 6 (2.50%) Automotive
6 4 (1.67%) Advertising
6 4 (1.67%) Legal
7 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.42%) Billing
7 1 (0.42%) French Language
7 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 77 (32.08%) Developer
2 33 (13.75%) QA Engineer
3 32 (13.33%) Analyst
4 29 (12.08%) Software Engineer
5 28 (11.67%) Java Developer
6 25 (10.42%) Business Analyst
7 24 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 23 (9.58%) Senior QA Engineer
9 19 (7.92%) Java Engineer
10 16 (6.67%) Tester
11 15 (6.25%) .NET Developer
11 15 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
11 15 (6.25%) Test Engineer
12 14 (5.83%) Development Engineer
12 14 (5.83%) Software Development Engineer
13 13 (5.42%) QA Automation Engineer
13 13 (5.42%) Senior Java Developer
13 13 (5.42%) Software Developer
14 12 (5.00%) QA Leader
14 12 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (20.83%) .NET
2 47 (19.58%) Web Services
3 41 (17.08%) HTML
4 40 (16.67%) Spring
5 33 (13.75%) CSS
6 26 (10.83%) REST
6 26 (10.83%) RESTful
7 25 (10.42%) ASP.NET
8 23 (9.58%) Hibernate
8 23 (9.58%) HTML5
9 20 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 19 (7.92%) JSON
11 17 (7.08%) jQuery
12 16 (6.67%) CSS3
13 13 (5.42%) .NET Framework
14 12 (5.00%) XML
15 11 (4.58%) J2EE
16 10 (4.17%) Polymer
16 10 (4.17%) SOAP
16 10 (4.17%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.92%) Mobile App
2 17 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.42%) Fintech
4 10 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.92%) NHS
6 7 (2.92%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.67%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.67%) PKI
8 3 (1.25%) User Experience
9 2 (0.83%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.42%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.42%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.42%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.42%) PMI
10 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.42%) Windows
2 9 (3.75%) Linux
3 7 (2.92%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.83%) Android
5 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.42%) Unix
5 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (67.08%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (26.25%) Software Engineering
3 59 (24.58%) OO
3 59 (24.58%) Scrum
3 59 (24.58%) Test Automation
4 52 (21.67%) Problem-Solving
5 50 (20.83%) TDD
6 36 (15.00%) OOP
7 35 (14.58%) Computer Science
8 34 (14.17%) Test Management
9 33 (13.75%) Unit Testing
10 31 (12.92%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (12.92%) Microservices
11 29 (12.08%) Scenario Testing
12 27 (11.25%) Software Testing
13 24 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (10.00%) User Stories
14 23 (9.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (9.58%) Waterfall
15 21 (8.75%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 116 (48.33%) Java
2 78 (32.50%) C#
3 48 (20.00%) SQL
4 44 (18.33%) JavaScript
5 20 (8.33%) Python
6 16 (6.67%) Java 8
7 10 (4.17%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.75%) C++
9 8 (3.33%) PHP
10 6 (2.50%) Scala
11 5 (2.08%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.67%) COBOL
12 4 (1.67%) JCL
12 4 (1.67%) REXX
12 4 (1.67%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.67%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.25%) Perl
13 3 (1.25%) VB
14 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (22.08%) Degree
2 23 (9.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (5.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.92%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.08%) CISSP
6 4 (1.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (1.67%) BC Cleared
6 4 (1.67%) CEH
6 4 (1.67%) CEPT
6 4 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.67%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.67%) GPEN
6 4 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.67%) OSCP
7 3 (1.25%) ISEB
7 3 (1.25%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.83%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.42%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (23.75%) QA
2 4 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (1.25%) GDPR
3 3 (1.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (2.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.42%) Firmware
2 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.83%) Ansible
2 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.83%) Puppet
2 2 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.42%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.42%) logstash
3 1 (0.42%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 22 (9.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.08%) Oracle
3 12 (5.00%) Google
4 6 (2.50%) Reuters
4 6 (2.50%) SAP
5 3 (1.25%) Civica
6 2 (0.83%) VMware
6 2 (0.83%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.42%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.42%) Dell
7 1 (0.42%) Jitterbit
7 1 (0.42%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.42%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.42%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.42%) Tableau
7 1 (0.42%) Teradata
7 1 (0.42%) webMethods
7 1 (0.42%) Zend