Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 60 29
Rank change year-on-year +15 -31 +7
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 95 100 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.88% 5.65% 9.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 6.08% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 89 76 150
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £19,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,500 £57,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,483 1,646 1,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.83% 92.99% 89.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,229 1,321 1,247
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,150 £63,750 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Gloucestershire

SDLC
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Gloucestershire

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Gloucestershire

SDLC
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Cheltenham -13 18 £39,500 +26.40% 6
Tewkesbury -8 16 £42,500 +123.68% 1
Gloucester +10 13 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Cirencester +13 9 £40,000 -27.27%
Stroud +7 3 £62,500 +31.58%
Tetbury - 1 £55,000 -
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 72 (75.79%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (50.53%) Security Cleared
3 42 (44.21%) Software Engineering
4 39 (41.05%) Linux
5 37 (38.95%) Git (software)
6 36 (37.89%) C
7 34 (35.79%) SQL
8 32 (33.68%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (30.53%) C#
9 29 (30.53%) .NET
10 28 (29.47%) C++
11 24 (25.26%) Python
12 23 (24.21%) JavaScript
13 22 (23.16%) OO
13 22 (23.16%) Microsoft
13 22 (23.16%) Configuration Management
14 21 (22.11%) OOD
14 21 (22.11%) SC Cleared
15 20 (21.05%) Software Delivery
16 18 (18.95%) .NET Framework
16 18 (18.95%) Visual Studio
17 17 (17.89%) CSS
17 17 (17.89%) Bash Shell
18 16 (16.84%) Software Architecture
18 16 (16.84%) Test Automation
18 16 (16.84%) DV Cleared
18 16 (16.84%) Windows
18 16 (16.84%) HTML
18 16 (16.84%) TDD
18 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 7 (7.37%) JBoss
2 6 (6.32%) Apache Spark
2 6 (6.32%) Confluence
2 6 (6.32%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.26%) CMS
3 5 (5.26%) Drupal
3 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.05%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.05%) IaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) Network Security
2 5 (5.26%) Internet
3 4 (4.21%) Ethernet
3 4 (4.21%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.11%) DHCP
4 2 (2.11%) DNS
4 2 (2.11%) Firewall
4 2 (2.11%) IPsec
4 2 (2.11%) VoIP
4 2 (2.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.58%) Geospatial Data
1 11 (11.58%) GIS
1 11 (11.58%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.37%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.32%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.26%) Apache Accumulo
4 5 (5.26%) Big Data
4 5 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (38.95%) Git (software)
2 18 (18.95%) Visual Studio
3 14 (14.74%) JIRA
4 13 (13.68%) Jenkins
4 13 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (9.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (7.37%) Selenium
7 6 (6.32%) JUnit
8 5 (5.26%) JMeter
8 5 (5.26%) WATIR
9 3 (3.16%) GitLab
9 3 (3.16%) Gradle
9 3 (3.16%) Maven
9 3 (3.16%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.05%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (15.79%) Finance
1 15 (15.79%) Military
2 1 (1.05%) Advertising
2 1 (1.05%) Automotive
2 1 (1.05%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (30.53%) Software Engineer
2 28 (29.47%) Developer
3 10 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (9.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 8 (8.42%) Analyst
5 8 (8.42%) C# Developer
5 8 (8.42%) Junior
5 8 (8.42%) Junior Developer
5 8 (8.42%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Software Applications Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Software Tester
6 6 (6.32%) Test Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Tester
7 5 (5.26%) Architect
7 5 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.53%) .NET
2 18 (18.95%) .NET Framework
3 17 (17.89%) CSS
4 16 (16.84%) HTML
5 15 (15.79%) WinForms
5 15 (15.79%) WPF
5 15 (15.79%) XML
6 13 (13.68%) GStreamer
6 13 (13.68%) REST
6 13 (13.68%) Web Services
7 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET
8 8 (8.42%) STL
8 8 (8.42%) Yocto
9 7 (7.37%) EJB
9 7 (7.37%) Hibernate
9 7 (7.37%) JSF
10 6 (6.32%) EJB 3.0
10 6 (6.32%) Java EE
10 6 (6.32%) JPA
10 6 (6.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.58%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (8.42%) Device Driver
3 8 (8.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.32%) PKI
5 5 (5.26%) W3C
6 4 (4.21%) Media Streaming
6 4 (4.21%) Video\Live Streaming
7 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.11%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.11%) State Machine
9 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.05%) Fintech
9 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.05%) Social Media
9 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.05%) Linux
2 16 (16.84%) Windows
3 8 (8.42%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.26%) Unix
5 4 (4.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (75.79%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (44.21%) Software Engineering
3 32 (33.68%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (23.16%) Configuration Management
4 22 (23.16%) OO
5 21 (22.11%) OOD
6 20 (21.05%) Software Delivery
7 16 (16.84%) Software Architecture
7 16 (16.84%) TDD
7 16 (16.84%) Test Automation
8 15 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (14.74%) BDD
10 13 (13.68%) Open Source
10 13 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (13.68%) SOLID
11 12 (12.63%) DevOps
12 11 (11.58%) Mentoring
12 11 (11.58%) Test Strategy
12 11 (11.58%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.89%) C
2 34 (35.79%) SQL
3 29 (30.53%) C#
4 28 (29.47%) C++
5 24 (25.26%) Python
6 23 (24.21%) JavaScript
7 17 (17.89%) Bash Shell
8 15 (15.79%) Java
9 10 (10.53%) Perl
9 10 (10.53%) Ruby
10 9 (9.47%) Embedded C
11 8 (8.42%) Embedded C++
12 6 (6.32%) PHP
13 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.05%) Apple Swift
14 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.05%) Scala
14 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.05%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (50.53%) Security Cleared
2 21 (22.11%) SC Cleared
3 16 (16.84%) DV Cleared
4 12 (12.63%) Degree
5 9 (9.47%) ISTQB
5 9 (9.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (4.21%) ISEB
7 3 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) GDPR
2 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.11%) vSphere
2 1 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (15.79%) Puppet
2 6 (6.32%) Kibana
2 6 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.37%) Oracle
3 5 (5.26%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco
4 2 (2.11%) VMware
5 1 (1.05%) Google
5 1 (1.05%) Serena