Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 50 69
Rank change year-on-year +4 +19 -20
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 56 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.20% 5.41% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.73% 5.88% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 46 48 37
Leicestershire median annual salary £46,000 £45,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.10% +13.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,525 £33,250
90th Percentile £58,625 £100,000 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,972 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.04% -4.21% +5.56%

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 978 919 1,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 90.81% 91.99% 89.37%
Number of salaries quoted 772 836 847
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £26,525 £26,125 £24,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £56,250
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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 +11 45 £46,000 -8.00% 13
Lutterworth +6 1 £41,000 +2.50% 5
Hinckley - 1 £40,000 -
SDLC
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.86%) C#
2 24 (42.86%) .NET
3 21 (37.50%) MVC
4 20 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (33.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (32.14%) RESTful
7 17 (30.36%) CSS
7 17 (30.36%) HTML
7 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
7 17 (30.36%) SQL
8 16 (28.57%) Java
8 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 16 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (26.79%) OO
10 12 (21.43%) Scrum
11 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
11 11 (19.64%) Web Development
11 11 (19.64%) Self-Motivation
12 10 (17.86%) HTML5
12 10 (17.86%) TDD
12 10 (17.86%) JSON
13 9 (16.07%) jQuery
13 9 (16.07%) Business Analysis
13 9 (16.07%) Mobile App
14 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (14.29%) Node.js
14 8 (14.29%) Architectural Design
14 8 (14.29%) SOLID

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 8 (14.29%) CICS
2 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.93%) Google Play
3 4 (7.14%) Office 365
3 4 (7.14%) Power Platform
4 2 (3.57%) Azure Functions
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Flow
4 2 (3.57%) PowerApps
4 2 (3.57%) Serverless
5 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
1 2 (3.57%) Skype
1 2 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) DB2
2 8 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.14%) Power BI
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (14.29%) Maven
3 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.93%) Selenium
4 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.36%) JIRA
6 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.79%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Law
3 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (71.43%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Applications Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Senior Developer
3 9 (16.07%) C# Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Web Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
4 8 (14.29%) Mainframe Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Senior Mainframe Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Web Applications Specialist
4 8 (14.29%) Web Specialist
5 7 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior SharePoint Developer
8 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) .NET
2 18 (32.14%) RESTful
3 17 (30.36%) CSS
3 17 (30.36%) HTML
4 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 10 (17.86%) HTML5
5 10 (17.86%) JSON
6 9 (16.07%) jQuery
7 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (14.29%) Node.js
7 8 (14.29%) Spring
7 8 (14.29%) Web Services
7 8 (14.29%) XML
8 7 (12.50%) Xamarin.iOS
9 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.14%) REST
11 2 (3.57%) CSS3
11 2 (3.57%) Dapper ORM
11 2 (3.57%) Entity Framework
11 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.64%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (16.07%) Mobile App
4 8 (14.29%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.57%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.79%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.79%) PKI
6 1 (1.79%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Android
1 7 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) MVC
3 20 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (26.79%) OO
5 12 (21.43%) Scrum
6 11 (19.64%) Web Development
7 10 (17.86%) TDD
8 9 (16.07%) Business Analysis
9 8 (14.29%) Architectural Design
9 8 (14.29%) SOLID
10 7 (12.50%) Android Development
10 7 (12.50%) Coaching
10 7 (12.50%) iOS Development
10 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 7 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (12.50%) MVVM
10 7 (12.50%) OOD
11 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) C#
2 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
2 17 (30.36%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) Java
4 8 (14.29%) COBOL
4 8 (14.29%) JCL
5 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.79%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
1 3 (5.36%) ISEB
1 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.57%) CISSP
2 2 (3.57%) CSSLP
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.79%) PMO
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) IBM
3 7 (12.50%) Xamarin
4 5 (8.93%) Apple
4 5 (8.93%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) FNZ
5 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com