Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 30 49
Rank change year-on-year -2 +19 -4
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 847 911 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.97% 7.05% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 7.94% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 736 818 672
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.04% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 10709 11477 13273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.13% 88.77% 87.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8675 9441 10926
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +17 381 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Hertfordshire -11 238 £45,000 -16.28% 15
Essex -15 92 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Bedfordshire +4 66 £42,500 -10.53% 3
Suffolk -18 35 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Norfolk +40 33 £37,500 -21.05% 2
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing SDLC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 466 (55.02%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (33.06%) Software Engineering
3 274 (32.35%) C#
4 236 (27.86%) Java
5 233 (27.51%) Finance
5 233 (27.51%) Degree
6 217 (25.62%) SQL
7 202 (23.85%) .NET
8 193 (22.79%) Computer Science
9 171 (20.19%) Scrum
10 162 (19.13%) OO
11 157 (18.54%) JavaScript
12 149 (17.59%) C++
13 137 (16.17%) Windows
14 129 (15.23%) Mathematics
15 126 (14.88%) Test Automation
16 122 (14.40%) Python
17 115 (13.58%) HTML
18 114 (13.46%) SQL Server
19 106 (12.51%) MVC
20 99 (11.69%) Linux
21 97 (11.45%) QA
22 94 (11.10%) TDD
22 94 (11.10%) Project Management
23 93 (10.98%) Microsoft
23 93 (10.98%) Relational Database
24 92 (10.86%) CSS
25 87 (10.27%) Business Analysis
25 87 (10.27%) C
26 83 (9.80%) Computer Science Degree

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 33 (3.90%) JBoss
2 15 (1.77%) WildFly
3 14 (1.65%) CMS
4 12 (1.42%) Apache
5 11 (1.30%) IIS
6 8 (0.94%) Drupal
6 8 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (0.71%) Confluence
7 6 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.35%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.35%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.35%) SAS
8 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.24%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.24%) Jetty
9 2 (0.24%) MediaWiki
9 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (4.13%) MS Visio
2 25 (2.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
4 17 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.24%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 14 (1.65%) Oracle Retail
2 9 (1.06%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 3 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.24%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.12%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 75 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (3.78%) GitHub
3 18 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.71%) SaaS
5 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.35%) PaaS
7 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.24%) Serverless
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.12%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.83%) TCP/IP
2 14 (1.65%) Wireless
3 6 (0.71%) HTTP
4 3 (0.35%) DNS
4 3 (0.35%) Internet
4 3 (0.35%) SMS
5 2 (0.24%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.24%) IMAP
5 2 (0.24%) SMTP
6 1 (0.12%) LDAP
6 1 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 93 (10.98%) Relational Database
3 56 (6.61%) MySQL
4 54 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 28 (3.31%) SQL Server 2016
6 24 (2.83%) RDBMS
7 20 (2.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 18 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (1.42%) MarkLogic
10 12 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (0.94%) DB2
13 8 (0.94%) Power BI
13 8 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.83%) GIS
14 7 (0.83%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.71%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 82 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 69 (8.15%) Visual Studio
3 40 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (4.49%) JIRA
5 37 (4.37%) Jenkins
6 36 (4.25%) Selenium
7 35 (4.13%) JUnit
8 33 (3.90%) TeamCity
9 22 (2.60%) Subversion
10 20 (2.36%) NUnit
11 15 (1.77%) WebDriver
12 14 (1.65%) Cucumber
12 14 (1.65%) LabVIEW
13 13 (1.53%) ClearCase
14 12 (1.42%) Maven
15 11 (1.30%) HP UFT
15 11 (1.30%) Hudson
15 11 (1.30%) JBehave
15 11 (1.30%) Mercurial
16 9 (1.06%) Gradle
General
1 233 (27.51%) Finance
2 79 (9.33%) Retail
3 35 (4.13%) Marketing
4 20 (2.36%) Advertising
5 18 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.89%) Aerospace
6 16 (1.89%) Automotive
7 14 (1.65%) Games
7 14 (1.65%) Legal
7 14 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (1.42%) Banking
9 11 (1.30%) Back Office
10 8 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.94%) Publishing
11 7 (0.83%) Electronics
12 4 (0.47%) Law
13 2 (0.24%) German Language
13 2 (0.24%) Local Government
14 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 444 (52.42%) Developer
2 147 (17.36%) Software Engineer
3 135 (15.94%) Software Developer
4 114 (13.46%) Analyst
5 110 (12.99%) Java Developer
6 107 (12.63%) Senior Developer
7 88 (10.39%) .NET Developer
8 79 (9.33%) Business Analyst
8 79 (9.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 78 (9.21%) C# Developer
10 74 (8.74%) C++ Developer
11 60 (7.08%) Project Manager
12 54 (6.38%) C++ Software Engineer
13 50 (5.90%) C# .NET Developer
13 50 (5.90%) C++ Software Developer
14 44 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
15 36 (4.25%) Full Stack Developer
15 36 (4.25%) JavaScript Developer
16 34 (4.01%) C# Software Developer
17 32 (3.78%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (23.85%) .NET
2 115 (13.58%) HTML
3 92 (10.86%) CSS
4 79 (9.33%) ASP.NET
5 69 (8.15%) XML
6 67 (7.91%) WCF
7 58 (6.85%) Spring
8 57 (6.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 56 (6.61%) .NET Framework
9 56 (6.61%) jQuery
10 51 (6.02%) Node.js
11 49 (5.79%) Java EE
12 47 (5.55%) AngularJS
13 46 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 45 (5.31%) RESTful
15 43 (5.08%) HTML5
16 42 (4.96%) Web Services
16 42 (4.96%) WPF
17 39 (4.60%) Entity Framework
18 37 (4.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 193 (22.79%) Computer Science
2 71 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (5.67%) Mobile App
4 38 (4.49%) Greenfield Project
5 28 (3.31%) Algorithms
5 28 (3.31%) User Experience
6 27 (3.19%) Social Network
7 23 (2.72%) 3D Graphics
7 23 (2.72%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.24%) Client/Server
8 19 (2.24%) Robotics
9 15 (1.77%) Fintech
10 14 (1.65%) Video\Live Streaming
11 13 (1.53%) CMDB
12 12 (1.42%) Device Driver
13 10 (1.18%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.18%) Reinsurance
14 9 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.06%) FMCG
15 8 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 137 (16.17%) Windows
2 99 (11.69%) Linux
3 13 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
4 12 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.30%) Android
6 10 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.94%) Unix
7 8 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.83%) Solaris
9 6 (0.71%) AIX
9 6 (0.71%) Debian
10 5 (0.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (55.02%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (33.06%) Software Engineering
3 171 (20.19%) Scrum
4 162 (19.13%) OO
5 129 (15.23%) Mathematics
6 126 (14.88%) Test Automation
7 106 (12.51%) MVC
8 94 (11.10%) Project Management
8 94 (11.10%) TDD
9 87 (10.27%) Business Analysis
10 77 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 76 (8.97%) Web Development
12 66 (7.79%) Unit Testing
13 63 (7.44%) Physics
13 63 (7.44%) Waterfall
14 58 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
15 55 (6.49%) BDD
16 50 (5.90%) Configuration Management
17 49 (5.79%) Web Application Development
18 48 (5.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 274 (32.35%) C#
2 236 (27.86%) Java
3 217 (25.62%) SQL
4 157 (18.54%) JavaScript
5 149 (17.59%) C++
6 122 (14.40%) Python
7 87 (10.27%) C
8 44 (5.19%) PHP
8 44 (5.19%) VB
9 40 (4.72%) Ruby
10 36 (4.25%) VB6
11 25 (2.95%) VB.NET
12 24 (2.83%) MATLAB
13 22 (2.60%) F#
14 19 (2.24%) PL/SQL
15 18 (2.13%) PowerShell
16 14 (1.65%) Embedded C
17 13 (1.53%) Scala
18 12 (1.42%) T-SQL
19 8 (0.94%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 233 (27.51%) Degree
2 83 (9.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (3.90%) ISEB
4 23 (2.72%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.42%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.30%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.59%) MCP
11 4 (0.47%) CCNP
11 4 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.35%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.35%) MCSD
12 3 (0.35%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.24%) PMP
13 2 (0.24%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.12%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (11.45%) QA
2 10 (1.18%) PMO
3 3 (0.35%) GxP
3 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.35%) PMBOK
3 3 (0.35%) SLA
4 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.24%) GCP
4 2 (0.24%) GLP
4 2 (0.24%) GMP
4 2 (0.24%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.24%) JTAG
4 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
System Software
1 20 (2.36%) Docker
2 11 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.94%) vCloud
5 3 (0.35%) Firmware
5 3 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (1.77%) Puppet
2 7 (0.83%) Ansible
3 3 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.12%) Terraform
4 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 93 (10.98%) Microsoft
2 82 (9.68%) Oracle
3 26 (3.07%) Google
4 14 (1.65%) Retek
5 12 (1.42%) JD Edwards
6 11 (1.30%) SAP
7 10 (1.18%) VMware
8 9 (1.06%) Sitecore
9 7 (0.83%) Xamarin
10 5 (0.59%) Perforce
11 4 (0.47%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (0.47%) Cisco
11 4 (0.47%) IBM
11 4 (0.47%) QNX
11 4 (0.47%) Wind River
12 3 (0.35%) CODA
12 3 (0.35%) hybris
12 3 (0.35%) MKS
12 3 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.24%) ServiceNow