Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 35 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 +23 -13
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 869 811 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.96% 6.41% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.90% 7.22% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 741 708 614
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £74,925
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 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 10,999 11,238 13,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.10% 88.81% 87.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8,891 9,139 10,547
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,050 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.99% +0.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Cambridgeshire +20 352 £50,000 +11.11% 29
Hertfordshire +3 304 £50,000 - 16
Essex -14 98 £50,000 - 14
Bedfordshire +1 45 £52,500 +8.25% 14
Suffolk -12 44 £45,000 +21.62% 10
Norfolk +23 26 £42,500 - 10
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 474 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (30.96%) C#
3 261 (30.03%) Java
4 259 (29.80%) Software Engineering
5 246 (28.31%) Degree
6 231 (26.58%) SQL
7 197 (22.67%) Finance
8 195 (22.44%) Scrum
9 188 (21.63%) .NET
10 168 (19.33%) Computer Science
11 156 (17.95%) JavaScript
12 149 (17.15%) OO
13 135 (15.54%) Test Automation
14 130 (14.96%) C++
15 128 (14.73%) Mathematics
16 125 (14.38%) Python
17 119 (13.69%) HTML
18 114 (13.12%) SQL Server
19 113 (13.00%) QA
20 104 (11.97%) Windows
21 94 (10.82%) MVC
21 94 (10.82%) Relational Database
22 93 (10.70%) Linux
23 91 (10.47%) C
24 89 (10.24%) Microsoft
25 87 (10.01%) Analytical Skills
26 86 (9.90%) ASP.NET
27 81 (9.32%) Waterfall
28 80 (9.21%) Business Analysis
29 79 (9.09%) 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 25 (2.88%) JBoss
2 17 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (1.73%) Confluence
4 12 (1.38%) IIS
5 11 (1.27%) Apache
5 11 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
6 10 (1.15%) WildFly
7 7 (0.81%) CMS
7 7 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.58%) GlassFish
8 5 (0.58%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.58%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.35%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.23%) Drupal
10 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.04%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 6 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.12%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (7.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.07%) GitHub
4 11 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.92%) SaaS
6 5 (0.58%) PaaS
7 3 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.23%) Serverless
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.42%) TCP/IP
2 13 (1.50%) Wireless
3 10 (1.15%) SSL
4 7 (0.81%) Internet
5 6 (0.69%) DNS
5 6 (0.69%) HTTP
6 3 (0.35%) IMAP
6 3 (0.35%) SMS
6 3 (0.35%) SMTP
7 2 (0.23%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.23%) Firewall
8 1 (0.12%) DSL
8 1 (0.12%) Network Security
8 1 (0.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (13.12%) SQL Server
2 94 (10.82%) Relational Database
3 43 (4.95%) MySQL
4 38 (4.37%) NoSQL
5 26 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (2.88%) RDBMS
7 21 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (1.96%) Oracle Database
10 15 (1.73%) SQL Server 2016
11 12 (1.38%) GIS
11 12 (1.38%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.27%) Apache Hive
12 11 (1.27%) Geospatial Data
12 11 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (1.15%) MarkLogic
13 10 (1.15%) Power BI
13 10 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 67 (7.71%) Git (software)
2 59 (6.79%) Selenium
3 53 (6.10%) JIRA
3 53 (6.10%) Visual Studio
4 41 (4.72%) JUnit
5 36 (4.14%) Jenkins
6 31 (3.57%) NUnit
7 30 (3.45%) WebDriver
8 29 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (3.11%) Subversion
10 23 (2.65%) JBehave
11 21 (2.42%) Cucumber
12 19 (2.19%) HP UFT
12 19 (2.19%) TeamCity
13 17 (1.96%) Maven
14 16 (1.84%) Gradle
15 13 (1.50%) Mercurial
16 11 (1.27%) SpecFlow
17 8 (0.92%) Ranorex
18 7 (0.81%) Ant
General
1 197 (22.67%) Finance
2 75 (8.63%) Retail
3 29 (3.34%) Advertising
4 25 (2.88%) Automotive
5 15 (1.73%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.61%) Banking
7 13 (1.50%) Legal
7 13 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.27%) Marketing
9 9 (1.04%) Back Office
9 9 (1.04%) Publishing
10 7 (0.81%) Electronics
11 6 (0.69%) Games
11 6 (0.69%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.46%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.46%) Law
13 2 (0.23%) German Language
13 2 (0.23%) Local Government
14 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 409 (47.07%) Developer
2 140 (16.11%) Software Developer
3 137 (15.77%) Software Engineer
4 115 (13.23%) Analyst
5 110 (12.66%) Java Developer
6 91 (10.47%) Senior Developer
7 80 (9.21%) C# Developer
8 77 (8.86%) .NET Developer
9 75 (8.63%) Business Analyst
10 65 (7.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 52 (5.98%) C++ Developer
12 51 (5.87%) C# .NET Developer
13 50 (5.75%) Project Manager
14 41 (4.72%) C# Software Developer
15 39 (4.49%) C++ Software Engineer
16 38 (4.37%) Development Manager
17 34 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
18 32 (3.68%) C Software Engineer
19 31 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
20 30 (3.45%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (21.63%) .NET
2 119 (13.69%) HTML
3 86 (9.90%) ASP.NET
4 79 (9.09%) CSS
5 67 (7.71%) XML
6 66 (7.59%) Spring
7 63 (7.25%) WCF
7 63 (7.25%) WPF
8 54 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 53 (6.10%) AngularJS
9 53 (6.10%) jQuery
10 51 (5.87%) .NET Framework
11 50 (5.75%) Web Services
12 47 (5.41%) Java EE
13 45 (5.18%) HTML5
14 40 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web API
15 34 (3.91%) RESTful
16 33 (3.80%) SOAP
17 29 (3.34%) Hibernate
18 28 (3.22%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 168 (19.33%) Computer Science
2 87 (10.01%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (5.41%) Algorithms
4 46 (5.29%) Mobile App
5 35 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
6 33 (3.80%) User Experience
7 28 (3.22%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.30%) 3D Graphics
9 17 (1.96%) Robotics
10 15 (1.73%) Fintech
10 15 (1.73%) Virtual Team
11 14 (1.61%) Reinsurance
11 14 (1.61%) Social Network
12 13 (1.50%) Data Structures
13 12 (1.38%) Device Driver
14 11 (1.27%) Client/Server
15 10 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
16 9 (1.04%) CMDB
17 8 (0.92%) FMCG
18 6 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 104 (11.97%) Windows
2 93 (10.70%) Linux
3 12 (1.38%) Embedded Linux
4 11 (1.27%) Android
4 11 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.15%) Debian
5 10 (1.15%) Unix
6 9 (1.04%) Solaris
6 9 (1.04%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.92%) AIX
7 8 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.46%) FreeRTOS
8 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (29.80%) Software Engineering
3 195 (22.44%) Scrum
4 149 (17.15%) OO
5 135 (15.54%) Test Automation
6 128 (14.73%) Mathematics
7 94 (10.82%) MVC
8 81 (9.32%) Waterfall
9 80 (9.21%) Business Analysis
10 77 (8.86%) TDD
11 76 (8.75%) Mentoring
12 75 (8.63%) Project Management
13 67 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
13 67 (7.71%) Unit Testing
14 63 (7.25%) Web Development
15 50 (5.75%) PRINCE2
16 43 (4.95%) User Stories
17 42 (4.83%) Coaching
18 41 (4.72%) Analytics
18 41 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 269 (30.96%) C#
2 261 (30.03%) Java
3 231 (26.58%) SQL
4 156 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 130 (14.96%) C++
6 125 (14.38%) Python
7 91 (10.47%) C
8 41 (4.72%) PHP
9 36 (4.14%) VB
10 30 (3.45%) Ruby
11 26 (2.99%) VB.NET
12 25 (2.88%) VB6
13 17 (1.96%) MATLAB
14 16 (1.84%) Scala
14 16 (1.84%) T-SQL
15 15 (1.73%) PL/SQL
16 14 (1.61%) F#
16 14 (1.61%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.50%) Embedded C
17 13 (1.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 246 (28.31%) Degree
2 76 (8.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (3.22%) Security Cleared
4 26 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 19 (2.19%) ISEB
5 19 (2.19%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.04%) CCNP
8 8 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
9 7 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.81%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.35%) MCP
12 3 (0.35%) MCSD
12 3 (0.35%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.23%) PMP
14 1 (0.12%) CCNA
14 1 (0.12%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (13.00%) QA
2 10 (1.15%) PMO
3 4 (0.46%) SLA
4 3 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.35%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.23%) JTAG
5 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) GxP
6 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (2.42%) Docker
2 11 (1.27%) Firmware
3 7 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.69%) vCloud
5 3 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (0.92%) Puppet
2 4 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.23%) Ansible
3 2 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 89 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 67 (7.71%) Oracle
3 23 (2.65%) Google
4 14 (1.61%) SAP
4 14 (1.61%) Xamarin
5 12 (1.38%) JD Edwards
6 9 (1.04%) Cisco
7 8 (0.92%) Atmel
7 8 (0.92%) WorldPay
8 7 (0.81%) Capita
8 7 (0.81%) VMware
9 5 (0.58%) HP
9 5 (0.58%) IBM
9 5 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.46%) QNX
10 4 (0.46%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.46%) Wind River
11 3 (0.35%) BroadVision
11 3 (0.35%) CODA
11 3 (0.35%) hybris