Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 63 72
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 -18
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 43 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.63% 2.97% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.98% 3.29% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 28
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -5.45% -8.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £33,100 £27,125
90th Percentile £56,250 £45,200 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 864 791 1,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 93.00% 90.30% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 754 704 1,106
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £26,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,500 £56,250
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Leicestershire

SDLC
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Leicestershire

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Leicestershire

SDLC
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Leicester -6 31 £35,750 -8.33% 4
Market Harborough -1 1 £45,000 +38.46% 2
SDLC
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (30.23%) Use Case
3 13 (30.23%) C#
3 13 (30.23%) .NET
3 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.91%) Scrum
5 11 (25.58%) Decision-Making
6 9 (20.93%) Regression Testing
6 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
6 9 (20.93%) Software Testing
7 8 (18.60%) ISTQB
7 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
7 8 (18.60%) QA
7 8 (18.60%) Usability Testing
7 8 (18.60%) Scenario Testing
8 7 (16.28%) SQL
9 5 (11.63%) Project Management
9 5 (11.63%) UML
9 5 (11.63%) Resource Management
9 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (11.63%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
10 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
10 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.30%) Coaching
10 4 (9.30%) Open Source

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) CICS
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (4.65%) IaaS
2 2 (4.65%) PaaS
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
1 2 (4.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Power BI
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
1 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.98%) JIRA
2 3 (6.98%) Selenium
3 2 (4.65%) VersionOne
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) DbUnit
4 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.33%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
1 4 (9.30%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Developer
1 9 (20.93%) Tester
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Systems Tester
3 7 (16.28%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
4 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Architect
5 4 (9.30%) IT Manager
5 4 (9.30%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
3 4 (9.30%) CSS
3 4 (9.30%) HTML
4 3 (6.98%) JSON
5 2 (4.65%) HTML5
5 2 (4.65%) jQuery
5 2 (4.65%) React
5 2 (4.65%) RESTful
5 2 (4.65%) WCF
6 1 (2.33%) Direct3D
6 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.33%) LESS
6 1 (2.33%) Node.js
6 1 (2.33%) Sass
6 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.33%) Web Services
6 1 (2.33%) WPF
6 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.98%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Mashup
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Android
1 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (30.23%) Use Case
4 12 (27.91%) Scrum
5 11 (25.58%) Decision-Making
6 9 (20.93%) Regression Testing
6 9 (20.93%) Software Testing
7 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
7 8 (18.60%) Scenario Testing
7 8 (18.60%) Usability Testing
8 5 (11.63%) Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (11.63%) Project Management
8 5 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (11.63%) Resource Management
8 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.63%) UML
9 4 (9.30%) Change Control
9 4 (9.30%) Change Management
9 4 (9.30%) MVC
9 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) C#
2 7 (16.28%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) PHP
4 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) COBOL
5 1 (2.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Zend