Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 68 29
Rank change year-on-year +12 -39 +26
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 68 103 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.77% 4.84% 8.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 5.29% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 87 99 122
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +16.13%
10th Percentile £27,100 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £64,825
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 1,279 1,946 1,800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 89.75% 91.36% 89.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,033 1,600 1,308
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -3.49% +7.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +1 23 £50,000 +17.65% 4
Gloucester +10 20 £40,000 -17.95% 5
Cirencester -11 4 £40,000 -27.27%
Stroud +1 1 £40,000 -17.95%
Tewkesbury - 1 £42,500 - 2
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 52 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (48.53%) JavaScript
3 32 (47.06%) SQL
4 28 (41.18%) XML
5 27 (39.71%) C#
6 25 (36.76%) Software Engineering
7 23 (33.82%) Configuration Management
7 23 (33.82%) Relational Database
8 21 (30.88%) .NET
8 21 (30.88%) JIRA
8 21 (30.88%) Security Cleared
9 20 (29.41%) Git (software)
10 19 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (27.94%) HTML
10 19 (27.94%) Linux
10 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET
11 18 (26.47%) CSS
12 17 (25.00%) DevOps
13 16 (23.53%) DV Cleared
13 16 (23.53%) Degree
13 16 (23.53%) Java
14 15 (22.06%) C
14 15 (22.06%) Puppet
15 14 (20.59%) Integration Testing
15 14 (20.59%) Web Services
15 14 (20.59%) Python
16 13 (19.12%) TDD
16 13 (19.12%) Test Automation
16 13 (19.12%) REST
17 12 (17.65%) Oracle

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 10 (14.71%) Apache Spark
2 8 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (10.29%) Confluence
3 7 (10.29%) JBoss
4 6 (8.82%) IIS
5 3 (4.41%) Anypoint
5 3 (4.41%) Apache
5 3 (4.41%) Mule
5 3 (4.41%) Mule ESB
5 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.94%) CMS
6 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.47%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Extranet
1 2 (2.94%) Intranet
2 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.82%) Relational Database
2 11 (16.18%) MongoDB
3 9 (13.24%) Hadoop
3 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.76%) Apache Accumulo
5 7 (10.29%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.94%) Big Data
6 2 (2.94%) MySQL
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.47%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.47%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (30.88%) JIRA
2 20 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 11 (16.18%) Jenkins
3 11 (16.18%) Selenium
4 8 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (11.76%) JMeter
4 8 (11.76%) WATIR
5 6 (8.82%) JUnit
5 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.88%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.41%) GitLab
7 3 (4.41%) Gradle
7 3 (4.41%) Maven
8 1 (1.47%) ERwin
8 1 (1.47%) LabVIEW
8 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 2 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Banking
2 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (48.53%) Developer
2 13 (19.12%) Software Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Junior
5 9 (13.24%) Junior Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Junior Software Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Junior Software Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Software Tester
6 8 (11.76%) Tester
7 7 (10.29%) Applications Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Software Applications Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Azure Developer
11 2 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.18%) XML
2 21 (30.88%) .NET
3 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET
3 19 (27.94%) HTML
4 18 (26.47%) CSS
5 14 (20.59%) Web Services
6 13 (19.12%) REST
7 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
7 11 (16.18%) Hibernate
8 9 (13.24%) jQuery
8 9 (13.24%) XSL
8 9 (13.24%) XSLT
9 8 (11.76%) Java EE
10 7 (10.29%) EJB
10 7 (10.29%) EJB 3.0
10 7 (10.29%) JAXB
10 7 (10.29%) JPA
10 7 (10.29%) JSF
10 7 (10.29%) Spring
10 7 (10.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.94%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.94%) iPhone
4 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.47%) PKI
5 1 (1.47%) Social Media
5 1 (1.47%) State Machine
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (36.76%) Software Engineering
3 23 (33.82%) Configuration Management
4 19 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (25.00%) DevOps
6 14 (20.59%) Integration Testing
7 13 (19.12%) TDD
7 13 (19.12%) Test Automation
8 11 (16.18%) MVC
8 11 (16.18%) Scrum
9 9 (13.24%) Migration
9 9 (13.24%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (13.24%) Scenario Testing
9 9 (13.24%) Software Delivery
10 8 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
10 8 (11.76%) Performance Testing
10 8 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
11 7 (10.29%) Information Assurance
11 7 (10.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) JavaScript
2 32 (47.06%) SQL
3 27 (39.71%) C#
4 16 (23.53%) Java
5 15 (22.06%) C
6 14 (20.59%) Python
7 10 (14.71%) Bash Shell
8 9 (13.24%) Perl
8 9 (13.24%) Ruby
9 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
10 5 (7.35%) C++
11 3 (4.41%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.94%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.94%) PHP
13 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.47%) Scala
13 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.53%) Degree
2 16 (23.53%) DV Cleared
3 8 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 8 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.47%) ISEB
6 1 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.47%) GDPR
3 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.47%) Firmware
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) Puppet
2 7 (10.29%) Kibana
2 7 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle
2 8 (11.76%) CA Agile Central
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (1.47%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) Teradata
4 1 (1.47%) VMware
4 1 (1.47%) Zend