Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 6 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 9.84% 29.67% 11.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.17% 32.53% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 7
Livingston median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £36,750 £31,375 £35,050
90th Percentile £49,000 £52,125 £65,000
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +13.55%

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 Livingston with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Livingston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 59 83 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 96.72% 91.21% 88.33%
Number of salaries quoted 47 64 34
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,000 £24,300
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,075 £62,750
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Livingston

SDLC
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Livingston

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Livingston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Livingston over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Livingston

For the 6 months to 20 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 Livingston region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (50.00%) API Testing
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) HP ALM
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (16.67%) ERP

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Functional Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) E-Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) API Testing
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Numerical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP ALM
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft