Period
to 13 July 2020

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 13 July 2020 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
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 44 46
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 163 378 701
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.68% 4.97% 5.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 5.56% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 131 319 575
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% +4.76% +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 3,144 6,798 11,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.19% 89.31% 91.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,377 5,169 8,515
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £71,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SDLC as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing SDLC in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

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 13 July 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
Hertfordshire +3 68 £55,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire -7 33 £60,000 +14.29% 7
Essex -4 29 £60,000 +29.73% 6
Bedfordshire +17 25 £59,000 +2.61%
Suffolk -3 7 £83,750 +52.27% 4
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 13 July 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 of England region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 72 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (34.97%) SQL
3 46 (28.22%) Software Engineering
4 41 (25.15%) Degree
4 41 (25.15%) .NET
5 40 (24.54%) SQL Server
6 38 (23.31%) AWS
7 37 (22.70%) Azure
8 36 (22.09%) C#
9 29 (17.79%) C++
10 24 (14.72%) Finance
10 24 (14.72%) Java
10 24 (14.72%) ASP.NET
11 23 (14.11%) ITIL
11 23 (14.11%) JIRA
12 22 (13.50%) C
12 22 (13.50%) Python
13 21 (12.88%) Microsoft
13 21 (12.88%) Scrum
14 20 (12.27%) TOGAF
14 20 (12.27%) Telecoms
15 19 (11.66%) MVC
15 19 (11.66%) Linux
15 19 (11.66%) Multithreading
16 17 (10.43%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (10.43%) T-SQL
17 16 (9.82%) JavaScript
17 16 (9.82%) Wireless
17 16 (9.82%) Waterfall
17 16 (9.82%) AngularJS

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 10 (6.13%) IIS
2 5 (3.07%) Confluence
3 2 (1.23%) WordPress
4 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.61%) JBoss
4 1 (0.61%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 38 (23.31%) AWS
2 37 (22.70%) Azure
3 11 (6.75%) Office 365
3 11 (6.75%) Power Platform
4 7 (4.29%) PaaS
5 3 (1.84%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.84%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (1.84%) Serverless
6 2 (1.23%) IaaS
7 1 (0.61%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.61%) SaaS
7 1 (0.61%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.82%) Wireless
2 13 (7.98%) Firewall
3 11 (6.75%) TCP/IP
4 10 (6.13%) RS-232
4 10 (6.13%) RS-485
5 6 (3.68%) 3GPP
5 6 (3.68%) 5G
6 4 (2.45%) DNS
7 2 (1.23%) HTTP
7 2 (1.23%) Internet
7 2 (1.23%) SSH
8 1 (0.61%) DHCP
8 1 (0.61%) IPv4
8 1 (0.61%) IPv6
8 1 (0.61%) MQTT
8 1 (0.61%) SSL
8 1 (0.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (24.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.75%) Big Data
2 11 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (6.75%) Power BI
3 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.45%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.45%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.45%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.84%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.23%) MySQL
9 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.23%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (14.11%) JIRA
2 14 (8.59%) Visual Studio
3 11 (6.75%) Selenium
4 9 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (5.52%) WebDriver
5 7 (4.29%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.68%) Cypress.io
6 6 (3.68%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (3.68%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (3.07%) MSTest
7 5 (3.07%) NUnit
7 5 (3.07%) SpecFlow
7 5 (3.07%) WatiN
8 4 (2.45%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.45%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (2.45%) LabVIEW
8 4 (2.45%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.84%) Postman
9 3 (1.84%) ProC
General
1 24 (14.72%) Finance
2 20 (12.27%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.13%) Advertising
4 9 (5.52%) Legal
5 5 (3.07%) Games
5 5 (3.07%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.45%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.45%) Retail
7 3 (1.84%) Police
8 2 (1.23%) Back Office
8 2 (1.23%) Banking
8 2 (1.23%) Local Government
8 2 (1.23%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.61%) Law
9 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (23.31%) Developer
2 30 (18.40%) Software Engineer
3 28 (17.18%) Architect
4 21 (12.88%) Analyst
5 15 (9.20%) Software Developer
6 11 (6.75%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (6.75%) Technical Architect
7 10 (6.13%) Real Time Engineer
7 10 (6.13%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 9 (5.52%) .NET Developer
8 9 (5.52%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.91%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.29%) Software Architect
10 7 (4.29%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.68%) Business IT Analyst
11 6 (3.68%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.68%) C++ Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Tester
11 6 (3.68%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (25.15%) .NET
2 24 (14.72%) ASP.NET
3 16 (9.82%) AngularJS
4 13 (7.98%) CSS
5 12 (7.36%) WPF
6 11 (6.75%) HTML
7 10 (6.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (6.13%) WinForms
8 9 (5.52%) .NET Core
9 8 (4.91%) REST
10 6 (3.68%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (3.68%) CSS3
10 6 (3.68%) HTML5
10 6 (3.68%) React
10 6 (3.68%) Web Services
11 5 (3.07%) Gherkin
11 5 (3.07%) jQuery
11 5 (3.07%) SOAP
11 5 (3.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.98%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (3.68%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.45%) Cloud Native
4 4 (2.45%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.45%) Video\Live Streaming
5 3 (1.84%) NHS
5 3 (1.84%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.23%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.23%) User Experience
7 1 (0.61%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.61%) Smart City
7 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.66%) Linux
2 14 (8.59%) Windows
3 12 (7.36%) Android
4 11 (6.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.84%) Unix
6 2 (1.23%) Robot Operating System
7 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.22%) Software Engineering
3 23 (14.11%) ITIL
4 21 (12.88%) Scrum
5 20 (12.27%) TOGAF
6 19 (11.66%) Multithreading
6 19 (11.66%) MVC
7 17 (10.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (9.82%) Waterfall
9 15 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (9.20%) Web Development
10 14 (8.59%) Analytics
10 14 (8.59%) DevOps
10 14 (8.59%) Enterprise Architecture
10 14 (8.59%) Test Automation
10 14 (8.59%) Validation
11 13 (7.98%) Data Modelling
11 13 (7.98%) IT Strategy
11 13 (7.98%) OO
11 13 (7.98%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (34.97%) SQL
2 36 (22.09%) C#
3 29 (17.79%) C++
4 24 (14.72%) Java
5 22 (13.50%) C
5 22 (13.50%) Python
6 17 (10.43%) T-SQL
7 16 (9.82%) JavaScript
8 9 (5.52%) TypeScript
9 8 (4.91%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.68%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.07%) PHP
12 4 (2.45%) Delphi
12 4 (2.45%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.45%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.45%) VB
13 2 (1.23%) Go
13 2 (1.23%) VBA
14 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.61%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 41 (25.15%) Degree
2 12 (7.36%) ISEB
3 9 (5.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 9 (5.52%) CCSP
3 9 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.52%) CISSP
3 9 (5.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (5.52%) CSSLP
3 9 (5.52%) IISP
3 9 (5.52%) ISSAP
3 9 (5.52%) ISTQB
3 9 (5.52%) TOGAF Certification
4 7 (4.29%) MBCS
5 5 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.07%) PhD
6 1 (0.61%) IIBA
6 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PMP
6 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.91%) QA
2 5 (3.07%) SLA
3 3 (1.84%) GAMP
3 3 (1.84%) GxP
3 3 (1.84%) ISO 13485
3 3 (1.84%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.61%) PMBOK
System Software
1 8 (4.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.45%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.23%) MOM
3 1 (0.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.52%) Oracle
3 4 (2.45%) IBM
3 4 (2.45%) Talend
4 3 (1.84%) MuleSoft
4 3 (1.84%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.23%) Informatica
5 2 (1.23%) Liquidlogic
6 1 (0.61%) Mapbox
6 1 (0.61%) SAP