Period
to 4 August 2020

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 4 August 2020 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
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 59 47
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 +27
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 41 90 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.89% 5.35% 5.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 5.78% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 83 71
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% +15.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £69,000 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +5.95%

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 763 1,556 1,583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.05% 92.51% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 564 1,184 1,288
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,825 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,775 £66,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Gloucestershire

SDLC
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SDLC in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for SDLC in Gloucestershire

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SDLC in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

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 4 August 2020. 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
Gloucester +34 16 £50,000 - 1
Cheltenham +25 7 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Cirencester -4 5 £67,500 +12.50%
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, 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 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (53.66%) Software Testing
3 19 (46.34%) Java
4 16 (39.02%) Linux
4 16 (39.02%) OO
5 15 (36.59%) DV Cleared
5 15 (36.59%) Security Cleared
5 15 (36.59%) DevOps
6 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
6 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
6 14 (34.15%) C
7 13 (31.71%) C++
7 13 (31.71%) Atlassian
7 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (29.27%) Docker
8 12 (29.27%) Python
9 11 (26.83%) Unix
9 11 (26.83%) Software Architecture
9 11 (26.83%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (26.83%) Java EE
9 11 (26.83%) TDD
9 11 (26.83%) Spring
10 10 (24.39%) C#
10 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
11 9 (21.95%) Oracle
11 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
11 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
11 9 (21.95%) React
12 8 (19.51%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (19.51%) Ansible

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 5 (12.20%) JBoss
2 2 (4.88%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Datadog
1 2 (4.88%) GCP
1 2 (4.88%) npm
1 2 (4.88%) PaaS
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) AWS
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.88%) Network Security
2 2 (4.88%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Hadoop
1 8 (19.51%) MongoDB
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.88%) IDA Disassembler
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) JMeter
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) Vagrant
2 2 (4.88%) webpack
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (12.20%) Military
2 1 (2.44%) Back Office
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Software Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Software Tester
3 6 (14.63%) Tester
4 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Data Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Manual Tester
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (4.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) Java EE
1 11 (26.83%) Spring
2 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
2 9 (21.95%) React
3 8 (19.51%) Node.js
4 6 (14.63%) EJB
4 6 (14.63%) Hibernate
5 4 (9.76%) CSS
5 4 (9.76%) HTML
5 4 (9.76%) XML
6 3 (7.32%) HTML5
7 2 (4.88%) Enzyme
7 2 (4.88%) Jest
7 2 (4.88%) JSON
7 2 (4.88%) LAMP
7 2 (4.88%) Laravel
7 2 (4.88%) Redux
7 2 (4.88%) REST
7 2 (4.88%) Sass
7 2 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) VHDL
3 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.88%) Wiki
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Linux
2 11 (26.83%) Unix
3 7 (17.07%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) Android
4 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (53.66%) Software Testing
3 16 (39.02%) OO
4 15 (36.59%) DevOps
5 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
6 11 (26.83%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (26.83%) Software Architecture
6 11 (26.83%) TDD
7 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
8 8 (19.51%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (17.07%) Project Management
10 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
10 6 (14.63%) Scrum
10 6 (14.63%) UML
11 5 (12.20%) Biometrics
11 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
11 5 (12.20%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (12.20%) Requirements Gathering
12 4 (9.76%) Functional Testing
12 4 (9.76%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Java
2 14 (34.15%) C
2 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 13 (31.71%) C++
4 12 (29.27%) Python
5 10 (24.39%) C#
6 7 (17.07%) Ruby
7 6 (14.63%) Java 8
8 2 (4.88%) ES6
8 2 (4.88%) PHP
8 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.88%) SQL
8 2 (4.88%) VB
8 2 (4.88%) VBA
9 1 (2.44%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.44%) Go
9 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) DV Cleared
1 15 (36.59%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) HNC
2 2 (4.88%) HND
2 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Docker
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) Firmware
4 2 (4.88%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Ansible
2 2 (4.88%) HP ALM
2 2 (4.88%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.88%) Terraform
3 1 (2.44%) Nagios
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Atlassian
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.95%) Oracle
4 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) Google
5 2 (4.88%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.44%) Twitter