Period
to 20 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 22 29
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 +9
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 23 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 6.10% 8.73% 6.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.61% 9.35% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 45
Ipswich median annual salary £67,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.11% +35.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,710 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £56,250 £45,000
Suffolk median annual salary £57,500 £43,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year +33.72% +24.64% -18.82%

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 348 353 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 92.31% 93.39% 89.12%
Number of salaries quoted 275 336 546
Ipswich median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% +15.28% -7.69%
10th Percentile £29,550 £27,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £56,875
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% +12.68% -8.97%

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 16 (69.57%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
4 9 (39.13%) Scrum
5 8 (34.78%) Selenium
5 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
5 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
5 8 (34.78%) CentOS
5 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (34.78%) TeamCity
5 8 (34.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) CCNA
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
5 8 (34.78%) C
5 8 (34.78%) .NET
5 8 (34.78%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Python
5 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
5 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
7 6 (26.09%) C#
7 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (26.09%) Change Control
7 6 (26.09%) DevOps
7 6 (26.09%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
1 8 (34.78%) Selenium
1 8 (34.78%) TeamCity
2 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
1 11 (47.83%) Test Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Backend Developer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Angular Developer
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (21.74%) WCF
3 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
3 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (13.04%) CSS
3 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) HTML5
3 3 (13.04%) Kendo UI
4 1 (4.35%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) CentOS
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
1 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
3 9 (39.13%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (26.09%) Change Control
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (26.09%) DevOps
6 5 (21.74%) OO
6 5 (21.74%) OOD
7 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
7 3 (13.04%) MVC
7 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
8 2 (8.70%) Microservices
8 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
1 8 (34.78%) C
1 8 (34.78%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) C#
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) CCNA
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
1 8 (34.78%) Red Hat