Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 28 20
Rank change year-on-year -36 -8 +29
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 9 41 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.45% 5.86% 8.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 6.23% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 37 61
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00% -15.79%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £83,000 £56,250
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.47% -5.00% -

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 565 658 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 90.84% 94.00% 90.50%
Number of salaries quoted 416 554 561
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,000 £64,625 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 5 (55.56%) QA
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (22.22%) Workshop Facilitation
4 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Degree

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) QA Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
3 1 (11.11%) QA Manager
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C++
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft