Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 64 44
Rank change year-on-year +20 -20 +34
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 94 39 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.58% 3.23% 6.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% 3.55% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 69 33 71
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,850 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 1,536 1,098 1,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.16% 90.82% 87.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,277 985 1,096
North East median annual salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.84% -2.00% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £64,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for SDLC in the North East

SDLC
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in the North East over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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 +19 82 £42,500 +21.43% 11
Durham +4 8 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Northumberland +2 1 £42,500 +88.89%
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 North East region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 77 (81.91%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (60.64%) .NET
3 46 (48.94%) HTML
4 44 (46.81%) C#
5 40 (42.55%) SQL
6 35 (37.23%) Microsoft
6 35 (37.23%) Software Engineering
7 34 (36.17%) MVC
8 33 (35.11%) ASP.NET
8 33 (35.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (34.04%) React
10 31 (32.98%) AngularJS
10 31 (32.98%) HTML5
11 27 (28.72%) Microsoft Azure
12 26 (27.66%) Degree
12 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
13 25 (26.60%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (25.53%) Java
15 22 (23.40%) Scrum
16 21 (22.34%) SaaS
17 20 (21.28%) Xamarin
17 20 (21.28%) Test Automation
17 20 (21.28%) Angular 2
17 20 (21.28%) .NET Core
18 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (17.02%) CSS
19 16 (17.02%) OO
20 15 (15.96%) TDD
20 15 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
21 14 (14.89%) Self-Motivation

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 7 (7.45%) CMS
2 4 (4.26%) Confluence
2 4 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (4.26%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 27 (28.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (26.60%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (22.34%) SaaS
4 2 (2.13%) iPaaS
5 1 (1.06%) G Suite
5 1 (1.06%) Office 365
5 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Firewall
1 1 (1.06%) FTP
1 1 (1.06%) HTTP
1 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.70%) Visual Studio
3 9 (9.57%) JUnit
3 9 (9.57%) Selenium
3 9 (9.57%) TestNG
4 8 (8.51%) Jasmine
4 8 (8.51%) Protractor
5 4 (4.26%) Bitbucket
5 4 (4.26%) JIRA
5 4 (4.26%) Qt Creator
6 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.06%) RIATest
General
1 13 (13.83%) Advertising
2 11 (11.70%) Finance
3 5 (5.32%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.26%) Electronics
5 1 (1.06%) Automotive
5 1 (1.06%) Law
5 1 (1.06%) Local Government
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (37.23%) Developer
2 20 (21.28%) .NET Developer
3 18 (19.15%) Analyst
4 16 (17.02%) Software Engineer
5 11 (11.70%) Business Analyst
5 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (10.64%) C# Developer
6 10 (10.64%) Software Developer
6 10 (10.64%) Test Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Java Developer
8 7 (7.45%) .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.45%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Azure Software Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Delivery Manager
9 6 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Service Manager
9 6 (6.38%) Services Delivery Manager
9 6 (6.38%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (60.64%) .NET
2 46 (48.94%) HTML
3 33 (35.11%) ASP.NET
3 33 (35.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (34.04%) React
5 31 (32.98%) AngularJS
5 31 (32.98%) HTML5
6 20 (21.28%) .NET Core
6 20 (21.28%) Angular 2
7 16 (17.02%) CSS
8 14 (14.89%) Node.js
9 11 (11.70%) .NET Framework
9 11 (11.70%) Entity Framework
9 11 (11.70%) WCF
10 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (7.45%) Code First Entity Framework
10 7 (7.45%) RESTful
11 6 (6.38%) jQuery
11 6 (6.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (13.83%) User Experience
3 9 (9.57%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (7.45%) Social Network
5 4 (4.26%) Arduino
5 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.26%) Life Science
6 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Linux
2 2 (2.13%) Windows
3 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (81.91%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (37.23%) Software Engineering
3 34 (36.17%) MVC
4 22 (23.40%) Scrum
5 20 (21.28%) Test Automation
6 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (17.02%) OO
8 15 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (15.96%) TDD
9 14 (14.89%) Open Source
10 11 (11.70%) Mentoring
10 11 (11.70%) Microservices
11 9 (9.57%) Web Development
12 8 (8.51%) Context-Driven Testing
12 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (7.45%) BDD
13 7 (7.45%) ITIL
13 7 (7.45%) User Stories
13 7 (7.45%) Web Application Development
14 6 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.81%) C#
2 40 (42.55%) SQL
3 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
4 24 (25.53%) Java
5 10 (10.64%) Ruby
6 8 (8.51%) C++
6 8 (8.51%) VB
6 8 (8.51%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.26%) C
7 4 (4.26%) Scala
8 2 (2.13%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.06%) ABAP
9 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.06%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
9 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.06%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (27.66%) Degree
2 6 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.13%) MCSD
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.06%) CITP
4 1 (1.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) QA
2 4 (4.26%) ISO 13485
3 1 (1.06%) GDPR
3 1 (1.06%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Firmware
2 1 (1.06%) Docker
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.06%) SCCM
1 1 (1.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (37.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (21.28%) Xamarin
3 13 (13.83%) Oracle
4 4 (4.26%) Atmel
4 4 (4.26%) SAP
4 4 (4.26%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.13%) Infor
5 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.06%) Citrix
6 1 (1.06%) Google
6 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.06%) Juniper
6 1 (1.06%) Lagan
6 1 (1.06%) Nokia
6 1 (1.06%) Northgate
6 1 (1.06%) Pega
6 1 (1.06%) Siebel
6 1 (1.06%) Veritas
6 1 (1.06%) VMware