Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 33 31
Rank change year-on-year -20 -2 +21
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 474 848 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.78% 6.99% 7.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.29% 7.70% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 406 737 824
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -1.04%
10th Percentile £32,625 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
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 8,956 11,013 11,838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.27% 90.78% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6,663 8,935 9,726
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 12 December 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 12 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
Hertfordshire +2 199 £52,500 +16.67% 15
Cambridgeshire -29 148 £56,500 +13.00% 30
Essex +6 78 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Bedfordshire -29 28 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Suffolk -21 16 £40,000 - 7
Norfolk -9 5 £38,000 +1.33% 1
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 12 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 of England region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 256 (54.01%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (31.01%) SQL
3 125 (26.37%) .NET
3 125 (26.37%) Microsoft
4 124 (26.16%) C#
5 110 (23.21%) Scrum
6 106 (22.36%) Finance
7 105 (22.15%) Project Management
8 99 (20.89%) Degree
9 94 (19.83%) SQL Server
10 92 (19.41%) Test Automation
11 87 (18.35%) Java
12 84 (17.72%) Continuous Improvement
13 77 (16.24%) Software Engineering
14 71 (14.98%) OO
15 70 (14.77%) JavaScript
16 69 (14.56%) Waterfall
17 61 (12.87%) Computer Science
18 60 (12.66%) ASP.NET
19 56 (11.81%) Visual Studio
20 54 (11.39%) QA
21 53 (11.18%) User Stories
21 53 (11.18%) HTML
22 52 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
23 50 (10.55%) Computer Science Degree
24 48 (10.13%) ISEB
25 47 (9.92%) Python
26 45 (9.49%) ITIL
27 44 (9.28%) Problem-Solving
27 44 (9.28%) Analytical Skills

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 16 (3.38%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.95%) Confluence
3 10 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (1.90%) Apache
4 9 (1.90%) IIS
5 8 (1.69%) Oracle Service Bus
5 8 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (1.27%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.84%) WordPress
8 3 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.63%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.21%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (6.33%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (2.11%) Oracle Retail
3 9 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.84%) Magento
5 2 (0.42%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.42%) Postilion
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (6.75%) Dynamics 365
3 19 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.11%) SSL
2 5 (1.05%) ATM
3 4 (0.84%) FTP
4 3 (0.63%) Kerberos
4 3 (0.63%) Network Security
4 3 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (0.63%) SSH
5 2 (0.42%) DNS
5 2 (0.42%) Firewall
5 2 (0.42%) SMS
5 2 (0.42%) SNMP
6 1 (0.21%) Internet
6 1 (0.21%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (19.83%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.64%) Big Data
3 21 (4.43%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.74%) Hadoop
5 12 (2.53%) RDBMS
6 11 (2.32%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (1.48%) MySQL
9 7 (1.48%) QlikView
10 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.84%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 56 (11.81%) Visual Studio
2 37 (7.81%) JIRA
3 31 (6.54%) Git (software)
4 29 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 29 (6.12%) NUnit
4 29 (6.12%) Selenium
5 22 (4.64%) Maven
6 18 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (3.59%) Cucumber
8 16 (3.38%) Sonatype Nexus
8 16 (3.38%) SpecFlow
8 16 (3.38%) Visual Studio Team System
9 15 (3.16%) MSTest
9 15 (3.16%) WatiN
10 14 (2.95%) Appium
10 14 (2.95%) eggPlant
11 9 (1.90%) Subversion
12 7 (1.48%) SoapUI
13 6 (1.27%) JMeter
13 6 (1.27%) LabVIEW
General
1 106 (22.36%) Finance
2 37 (7.81%) Retail
3 32 (6.75%) Manufacturing
4 25 (5.27%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.80%) Advertising
6 7 (1.48%) Games
6 7 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.27%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.05%) Law
9 4 (0.84%) Legal
9 4 (0.84%) Marketing
9 4 (0.84%) Romanian Language
9 4 (0.84%) Russian Language
10 3 (0.63%) Back Office
11 2 (0.42%) Banking
11 2 (0.42%) Electronics
11 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 165 (34.81%) Developer
2 102 (21.52%) Analyst
3 53 (11.18%) Software Developer
4 50 (10.55%) Business Analyst
4 50 (10.55%) C# Developer
5 43 (9.07%) .NET Developer
5 43 (9.07%) Project Manager
6 40 (8.44%) Test Analyst
7 37 (7.81%) IT Manager
8 35 (7.38%) Tester
9 30 (6.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 28 (5.91%) Lead Developer
11 27 (5.70%) Java Developer
11 27 (5.70%) Software Engineer
12 25 (5.27%) Test Engineer
13 24 (5.06%) Automation Test Analyst
14 22 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (4.64%) Senior Developer
15 20 (4.22%) Senior Business Analyst
16 18 (3.80%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (26.37%) .NET
2 60 (12.66%) ASP.NET
3 53 (11.18%) HTML
4 39 (8.23%) CSS
5 35 (7.38%) Web Services
6 33 (6.96%) WPF
7 30 (6.33%) AngularJS
8 25 (5.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (4.85%) SOAP
10 20 (4.22%) WCF
11 19 (4.01%) .NET Framework
11 19 (4.01%) XML
12 17 (3.59%) HTML5
12 17 (3.59%) Spring
13 16 (3.38%) Gherkin
13 16 (3.38%) jQuery
13 16 (3.38%) REST
14 14 (2.95%) WinForms
15 12 (2.53%) JSON
15 12 (2.53%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (8.23%) Mobile App
3 27 (5.70%) Algorithms
4 22 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (3.59%) FMCG
6 14 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.32%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.32%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.32%) NHS
8 10 (2.11%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.90%) User Experience
10 7 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.27%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
12 5 (1.05%) Reinsurance
13 4 (0.84%) Fintech
13 4 (0.84%) PMI
13 4 (0.84%) Robotics
14 3 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 3 (0.63%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.27%) Android
2 24 (5.06%) Windows
3 19 (4.01%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.74%) Linux
5 5 (1.05%) CentOS
6 4 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.63%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.42%) Unix
9 1 (0.21%) Debian
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (54.01%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (23.21%) Scrum
3 105 (22.15%) Project Management
4 92 (19.41%) Test Automation
5 84 (17.72%) Continuous Improvement
6 77 (16.24%) Software Engineering
7 71 (14.98%) OO
8 69 (14.56%) Waterfall
9 61 (12.87%) Computer Science
10 53 (11.18%) User Stories
11 52 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 45 (9.49%) ITIL
13 44 (9.28%) Problem-Solving
14 41 (8.65%) User Acceptance Testing
15 40 (8.44%) BDD
15 40 (8.44%) Mathematics
15 40 (8.44%) MVC
16 37 (7.81%) Web Development
17 36 (7.59%) Service Delivery
17 36 (7.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 147 (31.01%) SQL
2 124 (26.16%) C#
3 87 (18.35%) Java
4 70 (14.77%) JavaScript
5 47 (9.92%) Python
6 20 (4.22%) VB
7 19 (4.01%) C++
8 14 (2.95%) PHP
8 14 (2.95%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.32%) Bash Shell
9 11 (2.32%) C
10 8 (1.69%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.48%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.48%) XAML
12 5 (1.05%) Ruby
12 5 (1.05%) Uniface
13 4 (0.84%) Kotlin
13 4 (0.84%) Scala
14 3 (0.63%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.42%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 99 (20.89%) Degree
2 50 (10.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (10.13%) ISEB
4 40 (8.44%) ITIL Certification
5 38 (8.02%) ISTQB
6 16 (3.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (2.74%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.48%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.27%) PhD
9 6 (1.27%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.84%) CCNA
11 4 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.84%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.63%) CISSP
12 3 (0.63%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.63%) MBCS
12 3 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
14 1 (0.21%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (11.39%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.63%) WAI
4 2 (0.42%) PMO
4 2 (0.42%) SEPA
5 1 (0.21%) GDPR
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.27%) Docker
2 3 (0.63%) Firmware
3 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.21%) HDFS
4 1 (0.21%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 15 (3.16%) HP ALM
2 4 (0.84%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.84%) Puppet
3 3 (0.63%) Grafana
3 3 (0.63%) Nagios
3 3 (0.63%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.42%) Ansible
4 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.42%) Icinga
4 2 (0.42%) Kibana
4 2 (0.42%) logstash
4 2 (0.42%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.21%) Oozie
Vendors
1 125 (26.37%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.81%) Oracle
3 30 (6.33%) Citrix
4 15 (3.16%) HP
5 14 (2.95%) WorldPay
6 9 (1.90%) Google
7 5 (1.05%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.84%) IBM
9 3 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.63%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.42%) PagerDuty
10 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.42%) SAP
10 2 (0.42%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.21%) Avaya
11 1 (0.21%) Peregrine
11 1 (0.21%) Remedy
11 1 (0.21%) Siemens