SDLC Jobs in the Midlands

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
England > Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 27 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 111 25 66
Rank change year-on-year -86 +41 -27
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 203 875 459
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.34% 8.60% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 8.92% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 155 265 312
10th Percentile £35,750 £36,680 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £44,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +1.01%
75th Percentile £76,250 £66,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £96,774 £78,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +8.70%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,467 9,804 10,116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 86.08% 96.36% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5,889 5,066 6,901
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,750 £29,250
25th Percentile £34,750 £39,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,214 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.26% +5.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £78,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing SDLC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in the Midlands

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Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SDLC in the Midlands.

Salary trend for SDLC in the Midlands

SDLC
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SDLC in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

Salary histogram for SDLC in the Midlands

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Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 February 2024. 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
Jobs
West Midlands -92 104 £57,500 +4.55% 51
East Midlands -40 101 £50,000 -9.09% 19
SDLC
England

SDLC
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.49%) CMS
1 1 (0.49%) Drupal
1 1 (0.49%) JBoss
1 1 (0.49%) NServiceBus
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.93%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.48%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 68 (33.50%) Azure
2 41 (20.20%) Azure DevOps
3 26 (12.81%) AWS
4 18 (8.87%) PaaS
5 15 (7.39%) IaaS
6 14 (6.90%) SaaS
7 12 (5.91%) GCP
8 10 (4.93%) Microsoft 365
9 8 (3.94%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (1.97%) Power Platform
12 3 (1.48%) Amazon OpenSearch
12 3 (1.48%) GitHub
13 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.49%) Azure AKS
13 1 (0.49%) Intacct
13 1 (0.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.42%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.93%) NGFW
2 10 (4.93%) VPN
3 8 (3.94%) Internet
4 6 (2.96%) HTTP
5 5 (2.46%) 5G
5 5 (2.46%) Bluetooth
5 5 (2.46%) RS-232
5 5 (2.46%) RS-485
5 5 (2.46%) VoIP
5 5 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (2.46%) Wireless
5 5 (2.46%) ZigBee
6 4 (1.97%) DNS
6 4 (1.97%) SD-WAN
6 4 (1.97%) SMTP
6 4 (1.97%) WAN
7 2 (0.99%) Network Security
8 1 (0.49%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.45%) SQLite
4 4 (1.97%) Big Data
4 4 (1.97%) Power BI
4 4 (1.97%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.48%) Easytrieve
5 3 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.48%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (0.99%) MySQL
6 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.49%) Delta Lake
7 1 (0.49%) DynamoDB
7 1 (0.49%) Event Store
7 1 (0.49%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.49%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 27 (13.30%) Git
2 17 (8.37%) Jenkins
3 12 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.93%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.46%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (2.46%) Postman
5 5 (2.46%) SoapUI
5 5 (2.46%) SonarQube
5 5 (2.46%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.48%) IBM UrbanCode
7 2 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.99%) Subversion
8 1 (0.49%) IDA Disassembler
8 1 (0.49%) JIRA
8 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.49%) Moq
8 1 (0.49%) NUnit
8 1 (0.49%) Sourcetree
8 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.49%) TestRail
General
1 42 (20.69%) Social Skills
2 34 (16.75%) Finance
3 21 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.91%) Banking
5 11 (5.42%) Electronics
5 11 (5.42%) Law
5 11 (5.42%) Retail
6 7 (3.45%) Aerospace
7 5 (2.46%) Legal
7 5 (2.46%) Organisational Skills
7 5 (2.46%) Publishing
8 4 (1.97%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.97%) Marketing
8 4 (1.97%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.49%) Automotive
9 1 (0.49%) Back Office
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 1 (0.49%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (22.17%) Developer
2 34 (16.75%) Software Engineer
3 28 (13.79%) Project Manager
4 26 (12.81%) Senior
5 22 (10.84%) Architect
6 14 (6.90%) Analyst
6 14 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
7 13 (6.40%) C# Software Engineer
8 12 (5.91%) Lead
9 11 (5.42%) .NET Developer
9 11 (5.42%) Citrix Architect
10 10 (4.93%) Business Analyst
10 10 (4.93%) Cloud Architect
10 10 (4.93%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 10 (4.93%) DevOps Architect
10 10 (4.93%) Presales Manager
11 9 (4.43%) Development Manager
11 9 (4.43%) Senior Developer
11 9 (4.43%) Technical Manager
11 9 (4.43%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (31.53%) .NET
2 25 (12.32%) .NET Framework
3 24 (11.82%) JSON
3 24 (11.82%) RESTful
4 23 (11.33%) AngularJS
5 21 (10.34%) REST
5 21 (10.34%) SOAP
6 20 (9.85%) React
7 17 (8.37%) Web Services
8 16 (7.88%) ASP.NET
9 14 (6.90%) YAML
10 12 (5.91%) XML
11 11 (5.42%) .NET Core
12 10 (4.93%) ARM Templates
12 10 (4.93%) HTML
13 9 (4.43%) WCF
14 8 (3.94%) Kafka
15 7 (3.45%) Spring
15 7 (3.45%) Vue
16 6 (2.96%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.82%) Self-Motivation
2 21 (10.34%) Product Ownership
3 15 (7.39%) Mobile App
4 13 (6.40%) Virtual Team
5 10 (4.93%) Private Cloud
5 10 (4.93%) Public Cloud
6 9 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.43%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.45%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.46%) ARM Cortex
8 5 (2.46%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.46%) Distributed Applications
9 4 (1.97%) GNSS
9 4 (1.97%) Legacy Systems
10 3 (1.48%) IoT
10 3 (1.48%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.99%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.49%) Distributed Systems
12 1 (0.49%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.40%) Linux
2 5 (2.46%) FreeRTOS
2 5 (2.46%) ThreadX
3 4 (1.97%) Windows
4 3 (1.48%) Android
4 3 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.48%) Unix
4 3 (1.48%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (76.35%) Agile
2 77 (37.93%) DevOps
3 74 (36.45%) Software Engineering
4 56 (27.59%) Project Management
5 53 (26.11%) Problem-Solving
6 42 (20.69%) CI/CD
7 38 (18.72%) Test Automation
8 35 (17.24%) Computer Science
9 33 (16.26%) Project Delivery
10 28 (13.79%) Presales
11 27 (13.30%) Scrum
12 25 (12.32%) Agile Project Management
13 24 (11.82%) Mentoring
14 22 (10.84%) Actionable Insight
14 22 (10.84%) Customer Requirements
15 20 (9.85%) Software Delivery
16 19 (9.36%) OO
16 19 (9.36%) Roadmaps
17 18 (8.87%) Decision-Making
17 18 (8.87%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (26.60%) C#
1 54 (26.60%) SQL
2 43 (21.18%) JavaScript
3 31 (15.27%) Python
4 30 (14.78%) Java
5 14 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 13 (6.40%) C
7 12 (5.91%) TypeScript
8 10 (4.93%) Bash
9 9 (4.43%) C++
10 4 (1.97%) Embedded C
10 4 (1.97%) Go
10 4 (1.97%) Perl
10 4 (1.97%) Ruby
11 3 (1.48%) COBOL
11 3 (1.48%) JCL
11 3 (1.48%) Micro Focus COBOL
12 2 (0.99%) Ada
12 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 47 (23.15%) Degree
2 19 (9.36%) SC Cleared
2 19 (9.36%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (5.91%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.43%) ISEB
6 5 (2.46%) HNC
7 2 (0.99%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (0.99%) HND
8 1 (0.49%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.49%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.30%) QA
2 5 (2.46%) ISO 20022
2 5 (2.46%) SEPA
3 4 (1.97%) PMO
4 2 (0.99%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.99%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.49%) Automotive SPICE
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 39 (19.21%) Docker
2 11 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.93%) Virtual Desktop
3 10 (4.93%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (4.93%) vSphere
4 7 (3.45%) Firmware
5 3 (1.48%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (7.88%) Kubernetes
2 15 (7.39%) Terraform
3 9 (4.43%) Progress Chef
4 4 (1.97%) Puppet
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 27 (13.30%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.39%) Google
3 11 (5.42%) Citrix
3 11 (5.42%) VMware
4 5 (2.46%) Apple
5 4 (1.97%) SAP
6 3 (1.48%) IBM
6 3 (1.48%) InterSystems
6 3 (1.48%) Micro Focus
6 3 (1.48%) Oracle
6 3 (1.48%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.49%) Sage