Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 36 30
Rank change year-on-year -16 -6 +17
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 508 815 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.79% 7.00% 6.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 7.79% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 426 704 842
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,625 £65,000 £74,625
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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,486 10,459 11,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.52% 89.89% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7,090 8,530 9,836
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in the East of England

SDLC
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for SDLC in the East of England

SDLC
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in the East of England

SDLC
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Hertfordshire +1 218 £54,000 +20.00% 16
Cambridgeshire -23 153 £52,500 +10.53% 44
Essex 0 74 £50,000 - 8
Bedfordshire -35 26 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Suffolk -22 21 £50,000 +16.28% 4
Norfolk +1 16 £38,000 +11.76% 7
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 of England region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 241 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (31.30%) SQL
3 134 (26.38%) C#
4 125 (24.61%) .NET
5 115 (22.64%) Finance
6 113 (22.24%) Microsoft
7 110 (21.65%) Degree
8 108 (21.26%) Java
9 105 (20.67%) Project Management
10 104 (20.47%) SQL Server
11 103 (20.28%) Scrum
12 92 (18.11%) Test Automation
13 88 (17.32%) JavaScript
14 86 (16.93%) Software Engineering
14 86 (16.93%) Continuous Improvement
15 85 (16.73%) OO
16 68 (13.39%) Python
17 66 (12.99%) Computer Science
18 61 (12.01%) HTML
18 61 (12.01%) ASP.NET
19 59 (11.61%) Waterfall
19 59 (11.61%) Computer Science Degree
20 57 (11.22%) QA
21 55 (10.83%) Oracle
22 54 (10.63%) Web Services
22 54 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
23 52 (10.24%) DevOps
23 52 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
24 49 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
24 49 (9.65%) CSS

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (2.95%) Confluence
2 10 (1.97%) Apache
2 10 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (1.97%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (1.77%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (1.57%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.57%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.38%) IIS
5 7 (1.38%) OpenStack
5 7 (1.38%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.79%) WordPress
7 3 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.59%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.59%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.20%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (1.38%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.59%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (4.33%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (2.95%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (1.38%) Documaker
4 4 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.79%) Magento
5 2 (0.39%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.39%) Postilion
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 43 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (4.53%) Dynamics 365
4 9 (1.77%) SaaS
5 7 (1.38%) GitHub
5 7 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.38%) IaaS
6 5 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.98%) Serverless
7 2 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 2 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.20%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.35%) SSL
2 12 (2.36%) DNS
3 11 (2.17%) FTP
4 10 (1.97%) SSH
5 9 (1.77%) DHCP
5 9 (1.77%) IPsec
5 9 (1.77%) SNMP
6 8 (1.57%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (1.38%) HTTP
7 7 (1.38%) HTTPS
7 7 (1.38%) ICMP
7 7 (1.38%) IMAP
7 7 (1.38%) OpenVPN
7 7 (1.38%) POP3
7 7 (1.38%) SMTP
7 7 (1.38%) Telnet
7 7 (1.38%) WPA2
8 6 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.72%) Big Data
3 23 (4.53%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.35%) Oracle Database
5 16 (3.15%) Hadoop
6 14 (2.76%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.56%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (1.77%) MySQL
11 8 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.38%) QlikView
13 6 (1.18%) Redis
14 5 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
16 3 (0.59%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 43 (8.46%) Git (software)
2 40 (7.87%) Visual Studio
3 36 (7.09%) JIRA
4 35 (6.89%) Selenium
5 32 (6.30%) Jenkins
6 25 (4.92%) NUnit
7 21 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (3.35%) Cucumber
9 15 (2.95%) Maven
9 15 (2.95%) Sonatype Nexus
9 15 (2.95%) Visual Studio Team System
10 13 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (2.56%) SpecFlow
11 12 (2.36%) MSTest
11 12 (2.36%) WatiN
12 11 (2.17%) Subversion
13 9 (1.77%) Gerrit
14 8 (1.57%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.38%) JMeter
15 7 (1.38%) SoapUI
General
1 115 (22.64%) Finance
2 40 (7.87%) Retail
3 25 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 17 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.97%) Advertising
6 7 (1.38%) Back Office
6 7 (1.38%) Games
6 7 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.18%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.18%) Marketing
8 5 (0.98%) Law
8 5 (0.98%) Legal
9 4 (0.79%) Romanian Language
9 4 (0.79%) Russian Language
10 3 (0.59%) Electronics
11 2 (0.39%) Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Automotive
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 187 (36.81%) Developer
2 83 (16.34%) Analyst
3 68 (13.39%) Software Developer
4 50 (9.84%) C# Developer
4 50 (9.84%) Project Manager
5 45 (8.86%) Business Analyst
6 36 (7.09%) .NET Developer
6 36 (7.09%) Java Developer
7 33 (6.50%) Lead Developer
7 33 (6.50%) Software Engineer
8 32 (6.30%) Test Analyst
9 31 (6.10%) Tester
10 30 (5.91%) IT Manager
11 25 (4.92%) Senior Developer
12 24 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
13 23 (4.53%) Test Engineer
14 22 (4.33%) C# Software Developer
15 21 (4.13%) Automation Test Analyst
16 19 (3.74%) Architect
17 18 (3.54%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (24.61%) .NET
2 61 (12.01%) ASP.NET
2 61 (12.01%) HTML
3 54 (10.63%) Web Services
4 49 (9.65%) CSS
5 35 (6.89%) SOAP
6 26 (5.12%) AngularJS
7 24 (4.72%) XML
8 22 (4.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (4.33%) Spring
9 21 (4.13%) .NET Framework
9 21 (4.13%) HTML5
9 21 (4.13%) WPF
10 20 (3.94%) REST
10 20 (3.94%) WCF
11 19 (3.74%) Gherkin
12 18 (3.54%) RESTful
13 17 (3.35%) jQuery
14 14 (2.76%) WSDL
15 13 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.99%) Computer Science
2 54 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (8.66%) Mobile App
4 28 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
5 27 (5.31%) Algorithms
6 11 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.17%) NHS
6 11 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.77%) FMCG
7 9 (1.77%) User Experience
8 8 (1.57%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.38%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.18%) Robotics
10 6 (1.18%) Video\Live Streaming
11 4 (0.79%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.79%) CUDA
11 4 (0.79%) Fintech
11 4 (0.79%) PMI
11 4 (0.79%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.91%) Windows
2 26 (5.12%) Linux
3 25 (4.92%) Android
4 15 (2.95%) CentOS
5 14 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.36%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.17%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.38%) Solaris
8 7 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.39%) Unix
10 1 (0.20%) AIX
10 1 (0.20%) Debian
10 1 (0.20%) FreeRTOS
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (20.67%) Project Management
3 103 (20.28%) Scrum
4 92 (18.11%) Test Automation
5 86 (16.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 86 (16.93%) Software Engineering
6 85 (16.73%) OO
7 59 (11.61%) Waterfall
8 52 (10.24%) DevOps
8 52 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
9 49 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 48 (9.45%) Mathematics
11 47 (9.25%) Web Development
12 44 (8.66%) User Stories
13 43 (8.46%) TDD
14 42 (8.27%) BDD
15 41 (8.07%) MVC
16 38 (7.48%) ITIL
17 37 (7.28%) Unit Testing
18 34 (6.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (31.30%) SQL
2 134 (26.38%) C#
3 108 (21.26%) Java
4 88 (17.32%) JavaScript
5 68 (13.39%) Python
6 28 (5.51%) C++
7 24 (4.72%) C
8 23 (4.53%) PHP
9 22 (4.33%) Bash Shell
10 18 (3.54%) VB
11 16 (3.15%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.76%) VB.NET
13 11 (2.17%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.77%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.38%) Ruby
15 7 (1.38%) Scala
15 7 (1.38%) XAML
16 5 (0.98%) Java 8
16 5 (0.98%) Kotlin
17 3 (0.59%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 110 (21.65%) Degree
2 59 (11.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (6.69%) ISEB
4 33 (6.50%) ITIL Certification
5 24 (4.72%) ISTQB
6 18 (3.54%) Security Cleared
7 12 (2.36%) DV Cleared
8 10 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.38%) CCNA
9 7 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.38%) PhD
9 7 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (1.18%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.98%) CISSP
12 4 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.79%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.59%) CISA
13 3 (0.59%) CISM
13 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (11.22%) QA
2 7 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.59%) WAI
4 2 (0.39%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (0.39%) SEPA
5 1 (0.20%) GDPR
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.35%) Docker
2 9 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.38%) Samba
3 7 (1.38%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.98%) Firmware
5 3 (0.59%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.59%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.59%) HDFS
6 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.39%) vSphere
7 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 14 (2.76%) Puppet
2 10 (1.97%) Ansible
2 10 (1.97%) Nagios
2 10 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.38%) HP ALM
3 7 (1.38%) Rancher
3 7 (1.38%) Sysdig
3 7 (1.38%) vRealize
4 6 (1.18%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.59%) Grafana
5 3 (0.59%) Oozie
5 3 (0.59%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.39%) Icinga
6 2 (0.39%) Kibana
6 2 (0.39%) logstash
6 2 (0.39%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 113 (22.24%) Microsoft
2 55 (10.83%) Oracle
3 22 (4.33%) Citrix
4 15 (2.95%) Red Hat
5 14 (2.76%) HP
6 13 (2.56%) WorldPay
7 10 (1.97%) IBM
8 9 (1.77%) Cisco
8 9 (1.77%) Google
8 9 (1.77%) VMware
9 7 (1.38%) AppDynamics
9 7 (1.38%) BMC
9 7 (1.38%) Intel
9 7 (1.38%) New Relic
9 7 (1.38%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.38%) Splunk
10 6 (1.18%) SAP
11 3 (0.59%) Adobe
11 3 (0.59%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.59%) Xamarin