Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 69 45
Rank change year-on-year +22 -24 -2
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 52 36 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.27% 2.99% 4.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 3.38% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 36
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.75% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,851 £33,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £57,500 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.21% +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 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 881 1,064 1,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 89.35% 88.37% 87.35%
Number of salaries quoted 797 836 1,022
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.13% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +1 31 £50,000 +28.21% 5
Lutterworth - 2 £40,000 - 1
Loughborough +9 1 - -
SDLC
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 40 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) C#
2 18 (34.62%) .NET
3 15 (28.85%) SQL
4 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 14 (26.92%) Test Automation
5 13 (25.00%) Scrum
6 12 (23.08%) Selenium
7 11 (21.15%) Finance
7 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (17.31%) Test Scripting
8 9 (17.31%) JIRA
8 9 (17.31%) QA
8 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
8 9 (17.31%) HTML
8 9 (17.31%) CSS
9 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 8 (15.38%) Waterfall
10 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
10 7 (13.46%) React
10 7 (13.46%) Regression Testing
10 7 (13.46%) IBM
10 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (11.54%) WCF
11 6 (11.54%) YAML
11 6 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (11.54%) Advertising
11 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
11 6 (11.54%) Ruby

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 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) CICS
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) Confluence
3 1 (1.92%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.54%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (11.54%) GitHub
2 6 (11.54%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) DB2
3 1 (1.92%) Power BI
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Selenium
2 9 (17.31%) JIRA
3 6 (11.54%) Bitbucket
3 6 (11.54%) Cucumber
3 6 (11.54%) IBM UrbanCode
3 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.54%) JUnit
3 6 (11.54%) SonarQube
3 6 (11.54%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (9.62%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) TestRail
5 1 (1.92%) VersionOne
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Advertising
3 5 (9.62%) Back Office
4 4 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Architect
4 6 (11.54%) CRM Architect
4 6 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM Architect
4 6 (11.54%) Technical Architect
5 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Test Specialist
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 4 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) React Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Test Automation Specialist
7 3 (5.77%) Azure Developer
7 3 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) .NET
2 9 (17.31%) CSS
2 9 (17.31%) HTML
3 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
3 7 (13.46%) React
4 6 (11.54%) HTML5
4 6 (11.54%) WCF
4 6 (11.54%) YAML
5 4 (7.69%) CSS3
6 3 (5.77%) JSON
7 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.85%) Gherkin
7 2 (3.85%) jQuery
7 2 (3.85%) REST
7 2 (3.85%) RESTful
7 2 (3.85%) Sass
7 2 (3.85%) SOAP
7 2 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.85%) Web Services
8 1 (1.92%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Mobile App
1 6 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) Mashup
4 1 (1.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Android
2 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) Test Automation
3 13 (25.00%) Scrum
4 9 (17.31%) Test Scripting
5 8 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (13.46%) Regression Testing
6 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 6 (11.54%) CRM
7 6 (11.54%) DevOps
7 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.62%) MVC
8 5 (9.62%) Project Management
8 5 (9.62%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (9.62%) Test Strategy
9 4 (7.69%) Resource Management
9 4 (7.69%) UML
9 4 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) C#
2 15 (28.85%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
4 6 (11.54%) Ruby
4 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.77%) Java
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) C++
7 1 (1.92%) COBOL
7 1 (1.92%) JCL
7 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ISEB
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Ansible
1 6 (11.54%) Kubernetes
1 6 (11.54%) Nagios
1 6 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.54%) Puppet
1 6 (11.54%) Terraform
1 6 (11.54%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) IBM
3 1 (1.92%) Capita
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) webMethods