Period
to 26 January 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 43 69
Rank change year-on-year -18 +26 +4
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 84 84 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.13% 5.83% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 6.43% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 74 61 87
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £28,650
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £59,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

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 1,524 1,306 1,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 93.10% 90.69% 91.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,172 953 1,083
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,050
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Cheltenham -20 30 £41,000 -25.45% 8
Gloucester -23 18 £62,500 +38.89% 12
Tewkesbury -12 6 £47,500 -9.52%
Cirencester +10 3 £40,000 -50.00%
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 44 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (47.62%) C
3 33 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 31 (36.90%) Software Engineering
5 28 (33.33%) C++
6 26 (30.95%) DevOps
7 25 (29.76%) Java
8 24 (28.57%) Linux
9 23 (27.38%) C#
10 22 (26.19%) Python
10 22 (26.19%) TDD
11 21 (25.00%) Docker
11 21 (25.00%) Atlassian
12 19 (22.62%) SQL
13 18 (21.43%) Scrum
13 18 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (21.43%) Ansible
14 17 (20.24%) AngularJS
14 17 (20.24%) jQuery
14 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
14 17 (20.24%) Test Automation
14 17 (20.24%) Degree
14 17 (20.24%) Legal
14 17 (20.24%) .NET
14 17 (20.24%) OO
14 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
15 16 (19.05%) Unix
15 16 (19.05%) Oracle
15 16 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (17.86%) Software Architecture

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 6 (7.14%) JBoss
2 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.19%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Azure
2 3 (3.57%) AWS
3 2 (2.38%) SaaS
4 1 (1.19%) GCP
4 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) RS-232
1 6 (7.14%) RS-485
2 1 (1.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) Hadoop
1 13 (15.48%) MongoDB
2 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.90%) Big Data
3 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.57%) LabVIEW
4 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.19%) Cypress.io
5 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.19%) gulp
5 1 (1.19%) IDA Disassembler
5 1 (1.19%) JIRA
5 1 (1.19%) Maven
5 1 (1.19%) Selenium
5 1 (1.19%) webpack
General
1 17 (20.24%) Legal
2 9 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.57%) Automotive
4 2 (2.38%) Advertising
4 2 (2.38%) Finance
4 2 (2.38%) Military
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (34.52%) Software Engineer
2 28 (33.33%) Developer
3 19 (22.62%) Software Developer
4 17 (20.24%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Java Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
9 6 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Consultant
10 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Junior
10 5 (5.95%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Platform Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.24%) .NET
1 17 (20.24%) AngularJS
1 17 (20.24%) jQuery
2 15 (17.86%) Node.js
2 15 (17.86%) React
3 13 (15.48%) XML
4 10 (11.90%) JSON
4 10 (11.90%) WinForms
5 9 (10.71%) .NET Framework
5 9 (10.71%) CSS
5 9 (10.71%) HTML
6 7 (8.33%) Enzyme
6 7 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 7 (8.33%) Jest
6 7 (8.33%) Spring
7 6 (7.14%) EJB
7 6 (7.14%) HTML5
7 6 (7.14%) Java EE
8 5 (5.95%) CSS3
8 5 (5.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.76%) VHDL
4 4 (4.76%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.57%) CUDA
5 3 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.57%) Verilog
6 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.57%) Linux
2 16 (19.05%) Unix
3 6 (7.14%) Windows
4 5 (5.95%) CentOS
4 5 (5.95%) Fedora
4 5 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.95%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.19%) Android
5 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.90%) Software Engineering
3 26 (30.95%) DevOps
4 22 (26.19%) TDD
5 18 (21.43%) Scrum
6 17 (20.24%) OO
6 17 (20.24%) Test Automation
7 16 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (17.86%) Software Architecture
9 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
10 12 (14.29%) MVC
10 12 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (14.29%) Software Testing
11 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
11 10 (11.90%) Configuration Management
11 10 (11.90%) User Stories
12 9 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (9.52%) Software Delivery
14 7 (8.33%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.62%) C
2 33 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 28 (33.33%) C++
4 25 (29.76%) Java
5 23 (27.38%) C#
6 22 (26.19%) Python
7 19 (22.62%) SQL
8 9 (10.71%) PowerShell
9 8 (9.52%) Ruby
10 6 (7.14%) Java 8
11 5 (5.95%) Bash Shell
12 3 (3.57%) MATLAB
13 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.19%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.19%) ES6
14 1 (1.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Degree
1 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.86%) DV Cleared
3 5 (5.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.76%) CCNA
4 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.76%) CISSP
4 4 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (4.76%) GIAC
4 4 (4.76%) Linux+ Certification
4 4 (4.76%) MCSE
4 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (4.76%) SANS
4 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.76%) SSCP
5 1 (1.19%) APMP
5 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 21 (25.00%) Docker
2 6 (7.14%) VirtualBox
2 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.95%) NFS
3 5 (5.95%) Samba
3 5 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (5.95%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (21.43%) Ansible
2 8 (9.52%) Kubernetes
3 5 (5.95%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (5.95%) Nagios
3 5 (5.95%) OpenNMS
3 5 (5.95%) Puppet
3 5 (5.95%) vCenter Server
3 5 (5.95%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.38%) Cloudify
4 2 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.05%) Oracle
4 6 (7.14%) VMware
5 5 (5.95%) Cloudera
5 5 (5.95%) Dell
5 5 (5.95%) EMC
5 5 (5.95%) Hortonworks
5 5 (5.95%) NetApp
5 5 (5.95%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.95%) SolarWinds
6 4 (4.76%) Cadence
7 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.19%) Teradata