Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 23 60
Rank change year-on-year -1 +37 -2
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 36 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 10.00% 9.16% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.36% 10.34% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 25
Ipswich median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £24,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,625 £48,750 £59,500
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.62% -7.50% -11.11%

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 Ipswich with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 317 358 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 88.06% 88.61% 88.47%
Number of salaries quoted 259 283 584
Ipswich median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £28,950 £24,000 £23,075
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £61,175
Suffolk median annual salary £42,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.00% -6.25% +2.56%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Ipswich

SDLC
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Ipswich

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Ipswich over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Retail
3 14 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 12 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 11 (30.56%) Scrum
6 11 (30.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (25.00%) Finance
7 9 (25.00%) OO
8 8 (22.22%) BPMN
8 8 (22.22%) Workflow
8 8 (22.22%) Use Case
8 8 (22.22%) Workflow Analysis
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (19.44%) MS Visio
9 7 (19.44%) C#
9 7 (19.44%) .NET
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (16.67%) ITIL
10 6 (16.67%) OOD
10 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Kanban
11 5 (13.89%) Virtual Team
12 4 (11.11%) Mobile Development
12 4 (11.11%) Waterfall

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (19.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon QuickSight
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.78%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.78%) Looker
2 1 (2.78%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.78%) VersionOne
General
1 15 (41.67%) Retail
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Business Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum Master
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (8.33%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) HTML5
2 3 (8.33%) Kendo UI
2 3 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Virtual Team
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.33%) Reinsurance
5 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
5 2 (5.56%) User Experience
6 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Android
1 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) CentOS
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 11 (30.56%) Scrum
3 11 (30.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (25.00%) OO
5 8 (22.22%) BPMN
5 8 (22.22%) Use Case
5 8 (22.22%) Workflow
5 8 (22.22%) Workflow Analysis
6 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.67%) ITIL
7 6 (16.67%) OOD
7 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.89%) Kanban
8 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Mobile Development
9 4 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) System Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) C#
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) C
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) APMP
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.78%) PMP
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.56%) TOWER Software
4 1 (2.78%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat