Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 41 44
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 846 739 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.55% 6.01% 5.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.31% 6.72% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 680 609 675
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,700
90th Percentile £72,625 £72,500 £77,500
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 11,573 11,002 12,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.62% 89.43% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8,967 8,916 10,421
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +19 309 £50,000 +11.11% 31
Hertfordshire +7 309 £52,500 +5.00% 21
Essex -9 99 £50,000 - 7
Bedfordshire +4 54 £55,000 +13.40% 3
Suffolk -5 52 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Norfolk -2 24 £42,500 +6.25% 9
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 416 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (29.08%) C#
3 238 (28.13%) SQL
4 234 (27.66%) Degree
5 232 (27.42%) Java
6 214 (25.30%) Software Engineering
7 198 (23.40%) .NET
8 166 (19.62%) Finance
9 156 (18.44%) JavaScript
10 153 (18.09%) Scrum
11 151 (17.85%) Computer Science
12 133 (15.72%) Python
13 128 (15.13%) OO
14 121 (14.30%) Test Automation
15 113 (13.36%) Microsoft
16 112 (13.24%) HTML
17 111 (13.12%) Mathematics
17 111 (13.12%) Problem-Solving
18 110 (13.00%) SQL Server
19 108 (12.77%) C++
20 102 (12.06%) QA
21 100 (11.82%) C
22 98 (11.58%) ASP.NET
23 93 (10.99%) Waterfall
24 91 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
24 91 (10.76%) Linux
25 87 (10.28%) Retail
26 84 (9.93%) CSS
27 82 (9.69%) Windows
28 80 (9.46%) Project Management

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 (3.19%) Confluence
2 22 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (2.25%) JBoss
4 18 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.01%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (1.42%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.42%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.18%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.06%) Apache
9 7 (0.83%) IIS
10 6 (0.71%) GlassFish
10 6 (0.71%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.71%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.59%) WordPress
12 4 (0.47%) CMS
12 4 (0.47%) WildFly
13 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.12%) Mule
13 1 (0.12%) Mule ESB
13 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.71%) Documaker
2 6 (0.71%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 3 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.24%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 53 (6.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.25%) SaaS
4 12 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.42%) GitHub
5 6 (0.71%) IaaS
6 3 (0.35%) PaaS
7 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.12%) Boomi
8 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (0.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.55%) TCP/IP
2 20 (2.36%) SSL
3 18 (2.13%) DNS
4 12 (1.42%) HTTP
5 8 (0.95%) IMAP
5 8 (0.95%) SMTP
6 7 (0.83%) FTP
7 6 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (0.71%) DHCP
7 6 (0.71%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.71%) ICMP
7 6 (0.71%) Internet
7 6 (0.71%) IPsec
7 6 (0.71%) OpenVPN
7 6 (0.71%) POP3
7 6 (0.71%) SNMP
7 6 (0.71%) SSH
7 6 (0.71%) Telnet
7 6 (0.71%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 78 (9.22%) Relational Database
3 42 (4.96%) MySQL
4 34 (4.02%) Oracle Database
5 28 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (2.48%) NoSQL
7 18 (2.13%) RDBMS
7 18 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.42%) GIS
9 12 (1.42%) Hadoop
10 11 (1.30%) Apache Hive
10 11 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
10 11 (1.30%) Geospatial Data
10 11 (1.30%) MongoDB
10 11 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
10 11 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.18%) SQLPlus
12 9 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 63 (7.45%) JIRA
2 58 (6.86%) Git (software)
3 55 (6.50%) Selenium
4 38 (4.49%) Visual Studio
5 37 (4.37%) Jenkins
6 33 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (3.43%) Cucumber
8 28 (3.31%) Maven
9 26 (3.07%) Subversion
10 25 (2.96%) WebDriver
11 23 (2.72%) JUnit
12 21 (2.48%) NUnit
13 19 (2.25%) HP UFT
13 19 (2.25%) JBehave
14 18 (2.13%) Gradle
14 18 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
15 16 (1.89%) Mercurial
16 11 (1.30%) SpecFlow
17 10 (1.18%) Appium
17 10 (1.18%) eggPlant
General
1 166 (19.62%) Finance
2 87 (10.28%) Retail
3 30 (3.55%) Advertising
4 25 (2.96%) Automotive
5 18 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.01%) Banking
7 12 (1.42%) Legal
8 7 (0.83%) Marketing
9 6 (0.71%) Back Office
10 5 (0.59%) Electronics
10 5 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.59%) Publishing
11 4 (0.47%) Law
12 3 (0.35%) Games
13 2 (0.24%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 371 (43.85%) Developer
2 120 (14.18%) Software Developer
3 114 (13.48%) Software Engineer
4 105 (12.41%) Analyst
5 95 (11.23%) Java Developer
6 71 (8.39%) .NET Developer
7 65 (7.68%) C# Developer
8 63 (7.45%) Business Analyst
9 57 (6.74%) Senior Developer
10 46 (5.44%) C++ Developer
11 45 (5.32%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 44 (5.20%) Project Manager
13 43 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
14 39 (4.61%) Team Leader
15 34 (4.02%) C# Software Developer
16 31 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
17 30 (3.55%) C Software Engineer
17 30 (3.55%) Development Manager
17 30 (3.55%) Linux Engineer
18 28 (3.31%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (23.40%) .NET
2 112 (13.24%) HTML
3 98 (11.58%) ASP.NET
4 84 (9.93%) CSS
5 70 (8.27%) AngularJS
6 63 (7.45%) Web Services
7 62 (7.33%) .NET Framework
8 60 (7.09%) XML
9 56 (6.62%) Spring
10 55 (6.50%) jQuery
11 50 (5.91%) WPF
12 48 (5.67%) HTML5
12 48 (5.67%) SOAP
12 48 (5.67%) WCF
13 44 (5.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 39 (4.61%) RESTful
15 33 (3.90%) Java EE
16 30 (3.55%) ASP.NET Web API
17 28 (3.31%) React
18 26 (3.07%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 151 (17.85%) Computer Science
2 91 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (6.97%) Mobile App
4 47 (5.56%) Algorithms
5 33 (3.90%) User Experience
6 32 (3.78%) Greenfield Project
6 32 (3.78%) Self-Motivation
7 23 (2.72%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.48%) Robotics
9 18 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
10 16 (1.89%) Data Structures
11 14 (1.65%) Mobile Payment
12 12 (1.42%) Virtual Team
13 11 (1.30%) Reinsurance
14 9 (1.06%) Data Centre
15 8 (0.95%) Fintech
16 7 (0.83%) FMCG
16 7 (0.83%) Social Network
17 6 (0.71%) Device Driver
18 5 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 91 (10.76%) Linux
2 82 (9.69%) Windows
3 25 (2.96%) Android
4 19 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.65%) Debian
7 13 (1.54%) Unix
8 12 (1.42%) Solaris
8 12 (1.42%) Windows Server
9 9 (1.06%) CentOS
10 7 (0.83%) AIX
10 7 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.35%) FreeRTOS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (25.30%) Software Engineering
3 153 (18.09%) Scrum
4 128 (15.13%) OO
5 121 (14.30%) Test Automation
6 111 (13.12%) Mathematics
6 111 (13.12%) Problem-Solving
7 93 (10.99%) Waterfall
8 80 (9.46%) Project Management
9 77 (9.10%) Mentoring
10 72 (8.51%) MVC
11 64 (7.57%) Continuous Integration
12 63 (7.45%) Business Analysis
12 63 (7.45%) Web Development
13 60 (7.09%) Unit Testing
14 58 (6.86%) TDD
15 53 (6.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 50 (5.91%) PRINCE2
17 48 (5.67%) Coaching
17 48 (5.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 246 (29.08%) C#
2 238 (28.13%) SQL
3 232 (27.42%) Java
4 156 (18.44%) JavaScript
5 133 (15.72%) Python
6 108 (12.77%) C++
7 100 (11.82%) C
8 44 (5.20%) PHP
9 24 (2.84%) VB
10 23 (2.72%) VB.NET
11 22 (2.60%) Ruby
12 21 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 19 (2.25%) Scala
14 16 (1.89%) PowerShell
15 14 (1.65%) PL/SQL
15 14 (1.65%) XAML
16 11 (1.30%) Bash Shell
16 11 (1.30%) VB6
17 10 (1.18%) MATLAB
18 6 (0.71%) F#
Qualifications
1 234 (27.66%) Degree
2 71 (8.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 25 (2.96%) ISTQB
4 25 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.77%) ISEB
6 13 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
7 12 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (0.95%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.83%) CCNP
12 6 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.35%) CISA
13 3 (0.35%) CISM
13 3 (0.35%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (12.06%) QA
2 8 (0.95%) ARP4754
3 7 (0.83%) SLA
4 6 (0.71%) PMO
5 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.24%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.12%) GCP
7 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (2.60%) Docker
2 11 (1.30%) Firmware
3 8 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.71%) Samba
4 6 (0.71%) VirtualBox
4 6 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.59%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (1.30%) HP ALM
2 9 (1.06%) Ansible
2 9 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.06%) Puppet
3 7 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.71%) Nagios
4 6 (0.71%) Rancher
4 6 (0.71%) Sysdig
4 6 (0.71%) vRealize
5 3 (0.35%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.24%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.24%) Terraform
7 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 113 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 69 (8.16%) Oracle
3 25 (2.96%) HP
4 23 (2.72%) WorldPay
5 22 (2.60%) Google
6 21 (2.48%) Red Hat
7 16 (1.89%) IBM
8 13 (1.54%) Capita
8 13 (1.54%) Cisco
9 12 (1.42%) SAP
10 11 (1.30%) Xamarin
11 9 (1.06%) Splunk
12 8 (0.95%) Atmel
13 6 (0.71%) AppDynamics
13 6 (0.71%) BMC
13 6 (0.71%) Intel
13 6 (0.71%) JD Edwards
13 6 (0.71%) New Relic
13 6 (0.71%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.71%) VMware