Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 36 62
Rank change year-on-year -29 +26 +32
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 48 84 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.46% 5.72% 3.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 6.30% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 46 75 45
North East median annual salary £37,500 £45,221 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.07% +13.05% -5.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,100 £32,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £65,000 £68,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 1,293 1,334 1,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 93.22% 90.81% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,033 1,154 1,056
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,875 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -30 40 £37,500 -25.00% 20
Durham +13 7 £36,500 -2.67% 4
Northumberland +8 1 £30,000 -58.62%
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) .NET
3 16 (33.33%) C#
4 15 (31.25%) Scrum
4 15 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (27.08%) QA
5 13 (27.08%) User Experience
6 12 (25.00%) Product Management
6 12 (25.00%) User Stories
7 11 (22.92%) HTML
7 11 (22.92%) CSS
8 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 10 (20.83%) MVC
9 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (16.67%) SQL
11 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
11 7 (14.58%) TDD
11 7 (14.58%) DevOps
11 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
11 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (12.50%) Node.js
12 6 (12.50%) React
12 6 (12.50%) GDPR
12 6 (12.50%) Web Development

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 (8.33%) IIS
2 3 (6.25%) CMS
2 3 (6.25%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.17%) Sitefinity
4 1 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (4.17%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
1 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.08%) Redis
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.17%) JIRA
4 2 (4.17%) Selenium
4 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.08%) git-flow
5 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.08%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Maven
5 1 (2.08%) Mocha
5 1 (2.08%) Protractor
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.08%) TestNG
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Analyst
2 20 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 14 (29.17%) Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Architect
5 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Developer
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Architect
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Azure Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Cognos Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Software Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) CSS
2 11 (22.92%) HTML
3 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
3 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 6 (12.50%) Node.js
4 6 (12.50%) React
5 5 (10.42%) CSS3
5 5 (10.42%) HTML5
5 5 (10.42%) jQuery
6 4 (8.33%) Ajax
6 4 (8.33%) JSON
6 4 (8.33%) Web Services
7 3 (6.25%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (4.17%) Backbone.js
8 2 (4.17%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) User Experience
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
1 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (31.25%) Scrum
3 12 (25.00%) Product Management
3 12 (25.00%) User Stories
4 10 (20.83%) MVC
5 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 8 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.58%) DevOps
7 7 (14.58%) TDD
8 6 (12.50%) Web Development
9 4 (8.33%) Defect Management
9 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.25%) Coaching
10 3 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.25%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) C#
2 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (12.50%) Java
5 5 (10.42%) C++
6 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.25%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.17%) Ruby
8 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.08%) ES6
9 1 (2.08%) PHP
9 1 (2.08%) Python
9 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.08%) CISA
3 1 (2.08%) CISM
3 1 (2.08%) CISSP
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) QA
2 6 (12.50%) GDPR
3 1 (2.08%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Cognos
3 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.08%) Sun