Period
to 19 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 19 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 49 66
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17 -18
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 32 56 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.44% 4.44% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.82% 4.80% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 43
Median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +12.05% -9.78%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £60,000 £69,550
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 837 1,167 1,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 90.10% 92.62% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 699 842 1,007
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,843 £66,372
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in the North East

SDLC
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SDLC in the North East

SDLC
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SDLC in the North East over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for SDLC in the North East

SDLC
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 January 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear +12 20 £54,359 +27.90% 9
Durham -8 11 £35,000 -24.73% 4
Northumberland - 1 - -
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Azure
3 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
3 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
4 9 (28.13%) .NET
4 9 (28.13%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) QA
4 9 (28.13%) Requirements Gathering
5 8 (25.00%) Java
5 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (21.88%) Social Media
6 7 (21.88%) DevOps
7 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 6 (18.75%) C#
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
8 5 (15.63%) TypeScript
8 5 (15.63%) Android Development
8 5 (15.63%) MVVM
8 5 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (15.63%) Selenium
8 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
8 5 (15.63%) Android
8 5 (15.63%) Kotlin
8 5 (15.63%) git-flow
8 5 (15.63%) Public Sector
8 5 (15.63%) Dagger
9 4 (12.50%) Postman
9 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Azure
2 4 (12.50%) AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Office 365
3 3 (9.38%) Power Platform
4 2 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (6.25%) PowerApps
5 1 (3.13%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) RIP
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.38%) Power BI
4 1 (3.13%) EDRMS
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) git-flow
1 5 (15.63%) Selenium
2 4 (12.50%) Postman
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Public Sector
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
3 1 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Android Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) QA Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (6.25%) iOS Developer
8 2 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior iOS Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Tester
9 1 (3.13%) Power BI Developer
9 1 (3.13%) QA Test Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
3 5 (15.63%) Dagger
4 4 (12.50%) Node.js
4 4 (12.50%) REST
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.38%) CSS
5 3 (9.38%) GraphQL
5 3 (9.38%) HTML
6 2 (6.25%) Core Animation
6 2 (6.25%) Core Data
6 2 (6.25%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Core
7 1 (3.13%) HTML5
7 1 (3.13%) Polymer
7 1 (3.13%) React
7 1 (3.13%) Web Components
7 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Social Media
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Animation
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
3 9 (28.13%) Requirements Gathering
3 9 (28.13%) Scrum
4 7 (21.88%) DevOps
5 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (15.63%) Android Development
6 5 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (15.63%) MVVM
7 4 (12.50%) Test Management
7 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.38%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (9.38%) API Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.38%) Defect Management
8 3 (9.38%) Pair Programming
8 3 (9.38%) Release Automation
8 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Java
1 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) C#
3 5 (15.63%) Kotlin
3 5 (15.63%) TypeScript
4 2 (6.25%) Apple Swift
4 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.13%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Avaloq
2 1 (3.13%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) Sparx