Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 41 33
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8 +11
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 623 753 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.41% 6.20% 6.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 6.88% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 489 620 837
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £33,850 £31,494 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £77,500
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 10,394 10,945 12,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.28% 90.16% 89.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7,618 8,771 10,157
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +7 241 £54,000 +20.00% 6
Cambridgeshire -13 186 £50,000 +5.26% 30
Essex -1 80 £50,000 - 5
Suffolk -1 50 £57,500 +33.72% 3
Bedfordshire -26 43 £51,100 +31.87% 6
Norfolk +8 23 £37,500 -1.32% 8
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 288 (46.23%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (33.23%) SQL
3 170 (27.29%) C#
4 166 (26.65%) .NET
5 140 (22.47%) Degree
6 132 (21.19%) Finance
7 123 (19.74%) Software Engineering
8 120 (19.26%) Java
8 120 (19.26%) JavaScript
9 118 (18.94%) Microsoft
10 109 (17.50%) Test Automation
11 108 (17.34%) Scrum
12 107 (17.17%) OO
13 104 (16.69%) SQL Server
13 104 (16.69%) Project Management
14 98 (15.73%) Python
15 88 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
16 84 (13.48%) ASP.NET
17 83 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
18 82 (13.16%) Computer Science
19 75 (12.04%) DevOps
20 74 (11.88%) Web Services
21 70 (11.24%) QA
22 68 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
23 67 (10.75%) Mathematics
24 66 (10.59%) Oracle
25 64 (10.27%) HTML
26 63 (10.11%) Mobile App
27 62 (9.95%) Retail
28 61 (9.79%) 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 27 (4.33%) Confluence
2 18 (2.89%) WebLogic
3 15 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.09%) Oracle Service Bus
4 13 (2.09%) WebSphere
5 12 (1.93%) OpenStack
6 10 (1.61%) Apache
7 9 (1.44%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.28%) Apache Spark
8 8 (1.28%) WordPress
9 7 (1.12%) IIS
10 6 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.16%) CMS
12 1 (0.16%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.16%) JBoss
12 1 (0.16%) Mule
12 1 (0.16%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.64%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (1.93%) Documaker
2 11 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.61%) Oracle Retail
4 8 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.48%) Magento
6 2 (0.32%) OpenCart
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.32%) Postilion
7 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.16%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 54 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (3.53%) SaaS
4 12 (1.93%) GitHub
4 12 (1.93%) IaaS
5 9 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.80%) Serverless
8 3 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.16%) Boomi
10 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 24 (3.85%) DNS
3 22 (3.53%) SSL
4 17 (2.73%) FTP
5 14 (2.25%) DHCP
5 14 (2.25%) IPsec
6 13 (2.09%) HTTP
6 13 (2.09%) SSH
7 12 (1.93%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (1.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (1.93%) HTTPS
7 12 (1.93%) ICMP
7 12 (1.93%) IMAP
7 12 (1.93%) OpenVPN
7 12 (1.93%) POP3
7 12 (1.93%) SMTP
7 12 (1.93%) SNMP
7 12 (1.93%) Telnet
7 12 (1.93%) WPA2
8 8 (1.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (16.69%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.46%) Oracle Database
3 26 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 25 (4.01%) Big Data
5 21 (3.37%) MongoDB
6 17 (2.73%) NoSQL
7 15 (2.41%) MySQL
8 14 (2.25%) Hadoop
9 13 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.61%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.44%) SQLPlus
12 8 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.96%) Redis
15 5 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
15 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 54 (8.67%) JIRA
2 49 (7.87%) Git (software)
3 43 (6.90%) Selenium
4 40 (6.42%) Jenkins
5 33 (5.30%) Visual Studio
6 29 (4.65%) Cucumber
6 29 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
6 29 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (3.85%) Maven
8 17 (2.73%) NUnit
9 15 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (2.25%) Gerrit
11 13 (2.09%) Appium
11 13 (2.09%) eggPlant
11 13 (2.09%) Subversion
12 11 (1.77%) JMeter
13 10 (1.61%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.28%) SoapUI
14 8 (1.28%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.12%) JBehave
General
1 132 (21.19%) Finance
2 62 (9.95%) Retail
3 16 (2.57%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.61%) Banking
5 9 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.12%) Advertising
6 7 (1.12%) Back Office
6 7 (1.12%) Games
7 5 (0.80%) Law
7 5 (0.80%) Marketing
8 4 (0.64%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.64%) Legal
8 4 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.32%) Automotive
9 2 (0.32%) Electronics
9 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.32%) Romanian Language
9 2 (0.32%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 239 (38.36%) Developer
2 86 (13.80%) Analyst
3 82 (13.16%) Software Developer
4 64 (10.27%) Software Engineer
5 63 (10.11%) .NET Developer
6 60 (9.63%) C# Developer
7 57 (9.15%) Project Manager
8 48 (7.70%) Java Developer
9 43 (6.90%) Business Analyst
10 39 (6.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 31 (4.98%) C# Software Developer
11 31 (4.98%) C++ Developer
12 29 (4.65%) Test Engineer
13 28 (4.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 28 (4.49%) Lead Developer
14 25 (4.01%) Architect
14 25 (4.01%) Team Leader
15 24 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
15 24 (3.85%) Senior Developer
15 24 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (26.65%) .NET
2 84 (13.48%) ASP.NET
3 74 (11.88%) Web Services
4 64 (10.27%) HTML
5 61 (9.79%) CSS
6 51 (8.19%) SOAP
7 49 (7.87%) .NET Framework
8 48 (7.70%) AngularJS
9 34 (5.46%) HTML5
10 32 (5.14%) jQuery
10 32 (5.14%) RESTful
10 32 (5.14%) XML
11 28 (4.49%) WCF
12 27 (4.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (4.17%) Spring
14 25 (4.01%) Middleware
15 23 (3.69%) React
16 22 (3.53%) Vue.js
17 20 (3.21%) REST
17 20 (3.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 83 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 63 (10.11%) Mobile App
4 35 (5.62%) Algorithms
5 31 (4.98%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (2.89%) Data Structures
7 15 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (1.77%) Robotics
8 11 (1.77%) User Experience
9 10 (1.61%) Reinsurance
10 9 (1.44%) Data Centre
11 6 (0.96%) CUDA
11 6 (0.96%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (0.80%) EPoS
12 5 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.80%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.80%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.64%) CMDB
13 4 (0.64%) FMCG
13 4 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.63%) Linux
2 58 (9.31%) Windows
3 35 (5.62%) Android
4 29 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (3.21%) CentOS
6 17 (2.73%) Apple iOS
7 15 (2.41%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.93%) Solaris
8 12 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.61%) Unix
10 6 (0.96%) Debian
11 3 (0.48%) AIX
12 1 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.16%) FreeRTOS
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (46.23%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (19.74%) Software Engineering
3 109 (17.50%) Test Automation
4 108 (17.34%) Scrum
5 107 (17.17%) OO
6 104 (16.69%) Project Management
7 88 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
8 75 (12.04%) DevOps
9 68 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 67 (10.75%) Mathematics
11 60 (9.63%) Waterfall
12 57 (9.15%) Web Development
13 49 (7.87%) Mentoring
13 49 (7.87%) MVC
14 48 (7.70%) BDD
15 43 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
16 42 (6.74%) TDD
16 42 (6.74%) Unit Testing
17 41 (6.58%) Business Analysis
18 36 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 207 (33.23%) SQL
2 170 (27.29%) C#
3 120 (19.26%) Java
3 120 (19.26%) JavaScript
4 98 (15.73%) Python
5 56 (8.99%) C
6 51 (8.19%) C++
7 28 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 25 (4.01%) PowerShell
9 23 (3.69%) PHP
10 18 (2.89%) T-SQL
10 18 (2.89%) VB.NET
11 11 (1.77%) VB
12 10 (1.61%) Scala
13 9 (1.44%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.12%) Ruby
15 6 (0.96%) Java 8
16 4 (0.64%) Kotlin
16 4 (0.64%) XAML
17 3 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 140 (22.47%) Degree
2 57 (9.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 23 (3.69%) ISEB
5 17 (2.73%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.93%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
9 8 (1.28%) CCNA
9 8 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
11 6 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.64%) CISA
13 4 (0.64%) CISM
13 4 (0.64%) PhD
13 4 (0.64%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (11.24%) QA
2 8 (1.28%) ARP4754
3 7 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.96%) SLA
5 2 (0.32%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.32%) PMO
6 1 (0.16%) GCP
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 22 (3.53%) Docker
2 14 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.93%) Samba
3 12 (1.93%) VirtualBox
4 7 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.80%) Firmware
6 4 (0.64%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.48%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.48%) HDFS
8 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (2.89%) Puppet
2 16 (2.57%) Ansible
2 16 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.41%) Nagios
4 14 (2.25%) HP ALM
5 12 (1.93%) Rancher
5 12 (1.93%) Sysdig
5 12 (1.93%) vRealize
6 9 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (1.44%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.48%) Grafana
7 3 (0.48%) Oozie
7 3 (0.48%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.32%) Icinga
8 2 (0.32%) Kibana
8 2 (0.32%) logstash
8 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.32%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 118 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 66 (10.59%) Oracle
3 33 (5.30%) HP
4 31 (4.98%) Red Hat
5 25 (4.01%) WorldPay
6 21 (3.37%) IBM
7 16 (2.57%) Google
8 15 (2.41%) Splunk
9 14 (2.25%) Cisco
9 14 (2.25%) VMware
10 12 (1.93%) AppDynamics
10 12 (1.93%) BMC
10 12 (1.93%) Intel
10 12 (1.93%) New Relic
10 12 (1.93%) ServiceNow
11 11 (1.77%) Capita
12 8 (1.28%) Citrix
12 8 (1.28%) SAP
13 4 (0.64%) Adobe
14 2 (0.32%) Atlassian