Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 40 46
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 +42
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 121 106 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.78% 5.57% 6.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.32% 6.17% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 114 100 78
East Sussex median annual salary £60,000 £58,012 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.43% +28.92% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,825 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1914 1717 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 91.49% 90.27% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1717 1534 1583
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,650 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in East Sussex

SDLC
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDLC in East Sussex.

Salary trend for SDLC in East Sussex

SDLC
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in East Sussex over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SDLC in East Sussex

SDLC
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 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
Brighton 0 115 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Hove -4 5 £60,000 +90.48% 1
Uckfield - 1 £47,500 - 1
SDLC
South East

For the 6 months to 15 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 Sussex region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 59 (48.76%) SQL
2 53 (43.80%) QA
3 50 (41.32%) Degree
3 50 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (39.67%) Java
5 46 (38.02%) SOA
6 43 (35.54%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (34.71%) JavaScript
7 42 (34.71%) Computer Science
8 38 (31.40%) REST
9 37 (30.58%) SOAP
10 36 (29.75%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (28.93%) Presales
11 35 (28.93%) Enterprise Software
11 35 (28.93%) German Language
11 35 (28.93%) Use Case
11 35 (28.93%) SaaS
11 35 (28.93%) Front Office
11 35 (28.93%) Business Process Analysis
12 29 (23.97%) .NET
13 19 (15.70%) Software Engineering
13 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
14 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
14 17 (14.05%) Web Services
14 17 (14.05%) Mentoring
15 15 (12.40%) NoSQL
15 15 (12.40%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (12.40%) Linux
16 14 (11.57%) HTML
16 14 (11.57%) Test Automation

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 8 (6.61%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.65%) Confluence
3 1 (0.83%) JBoss
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (4.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 35 (28.93%) SaaS
2 15 (12.40%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.83%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) Firewall
1 4 (3.31%) Internet
1 4 (3.31%) VLAN
1 4 (3.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) NoSQL
3 12 (9.92%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.13%) MySQL
6 4 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.83%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.83%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Bower
1 8 (6.61%) Grunt
2 6 (4.96%) JIRA
3 5 (4.13%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.48%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (2.48%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.83%) Gradle
6 1 (0.83%) JMeter
6 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.83%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (28.93%) Front Office
1 35 (28.93%) German Language
2 13 (10.74%) Advertising
3 10 (8.26%) Finance
4 3 (2.48%) Banking
5 2 (1.65%) Law
5 2 (1.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (27.27%) Analyst
2 32 (26.45%) Architect
3 21 (17.36%) SaaS Architect
3 21 (17.36%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (11.57%) Developer
4 14 (11.57%) SaaS Analyst
4 14 (11.57%) Technical Analyst
5 12 (9.92%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.61%) Technical Architect
7 6 (4.96%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.96%) QA Analyst
7 6 (4.96%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.13%) .NET Architect
8 5 (4.13%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (4.13%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Test Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (31.40%) REST
2 37 (30.58%) SOAP
3 29 (23.97%) .NET
4 17 (14.05%) Web Services
5 14 (11.57%) HTML
6 8 (6.61%) AngularJS
6 8 (6.61%) LESS
6 8 (6.61%) Lucene
6 8 (6.61%) Sass
6 8 (6.61%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.13%) React
9 4 (3.31%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.31%) Ajax
9 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.31%) CSS
9 4 (3.31%) RESTful
9 4 (3.31%) WPF
10 3 (2.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (34.71%) Computer Science
2 36 (29.75%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (28.93%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.65%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.40%) Linux
2 11 (9.09%) Windows
3 5 (4.13%) Unix
4 3 (2.48%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.48%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.83%) Android
5 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (38.02%) SOA
3 43 (35.54%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (28.93%) Business Process Analysis
4 35 (28.93%) Presales
4 35 (28.93%) Use Case
5 19 (15.70%) Software Engineering
6 17 (14.05%) Mentoring
7 14 (11.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (11.57%) Test Automation
8 13 (10.74%) Coaching
8 13 (10.74%) MVC
8 13 (10.74%) Process Improvement
8 13 (10.74%) Scrum
9 12 (9.92%) Performance Testing
10 11 (9.09%) Microservices
10 11 (9.09%) Test Strategy
11 9 (7.44%) DevOps
11 9 (7.44%) Line Management
11 9 (7.44%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.76%) SQL
2 48 (39.67%) Java
3 42 (34.71%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.74%) C#
5 12 (9.92%) C++
6 11 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.79%) PHP
7 7 (5.79%) Scala
8 5 (4.13%) Python
8 5 (4.13%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.31%) C
10 3 (2.48%) Embedded C
10 3 (2.48%) Embedded C++
10 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.83%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.83%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 50 (41.32%) Degree
2 6 (4.96%) ISEB
2 6 (4.96%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (43.80%) QA
2 4 (3.31%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.65%) MISRA
3 2 (1.65%) MISRA C
3 2 (1.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.83%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (10.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.61%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.96%) Ab Initio
2 6 (4.96%) Oracle
3 4 (3.31%) hybris
4 2 (1.65%) HP
5 1 (0.83%) Sybase