Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 37 36
Rank change year-on-year -13 -1 +20
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 12 35 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.11% 4.76% 6.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 5.13% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 37
Liverpool median annual salary £32,500 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.13% -8.82% -
10th Percentile £26,600 £26,938 £29,750
90th Percentile £50,500 £58,750 £64,000
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.72% -7.06% +6.25%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 513 682 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 90.00% 92.79% 91.03%
Number of salaries quoted 396 533 608
Liverpool median annual salary £41,548 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.34% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,200 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Liverpool

SDLC
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Liverpool

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Liverpool over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) System Testing
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 2 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) RAD
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) Liferay
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) libvirt
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) APACS
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) RAD
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) LXC
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (8.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat