Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 55 49
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 -17
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 81 47 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.60% 4.09% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.09% 4.49% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 80 34 60
Northamptonshire median annual salary £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £33,500 £33,250 £33,175
90th Percentile £73,875 £62,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.21% +5.56% +5.88%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,331 1,047 1,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 92.05% 91.20% 92.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,045 863 983
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,150 £24,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Northamptonshire

SDLC
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Northamptonshire

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Northamptonshire

SDLC
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 15 July 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
Northampton -4 43 £46,250 +2.78% 1
Corby - 30 £70,000 - 1
Daventry - 1 £39,000 -
SDLC
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 48 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (51.85%) Java
3 29 (35.80%) TDD
4 27 (33.33%) Web Services
5 26 (32.10%) SQL
6 25 (30.86%) E-Commerce
6 25 (30.86%) Hibernate
6 25 (30.86%) Spring
7 24 (29.63%) Finance
8 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
8 23 (28.40%) Software Engineering
8 23 (28.40%) Microservices
9 21 (25.93%) jQuery
9 21 (25.93%) J2EE
9 21 (25.93%) JUnit
10 20 (24.69%) SharePoint
10 20 (24.69%) Coaching
10 20 (24.69%) Mockito
11 19 (23.46%) RESTful
11 19 (23.46%) Hudson
11 19 (23.46%) Java 8
11 19 (23.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 19 (23.46%) WebSphere
12 18 (22.22%) Waterfall
13 17 (20.99%) Mentoring
14 15 (18.52%) Project Planning
14 15 (18.52%) C#
15 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
15 14 (17.28%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (17.28%) Root Cause Analysis

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 20 (24.69%) SharePoint
2 19 (23.46%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.64%) K2 blackpearl
4 4 (4.94%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.23%) Apache
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Abaqus
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.70%) Endeca
2 3 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) DB2
3 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (25.93%) JUnit
2 20 (24.69%) Mockito
3 19 (23.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 19 (23.46%) Hudson
4 7 (8.64%) Cucumber
4 7 (8.64%) Selenium
5 6 (7.41%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.41%) JIRA
6 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.94%) SonarQube
6 4 (4.94%) Subversion
6 4 (4.94%) TestRail
6 4 (4.94%) VersionOne
7 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.23%) CA Release Automation
8 1 (1.23%) Gradle
8 1 (1.23%) gulp
8 1 (1.23%) Maven
8 1 (1.23%) Travis CI
General
1 24 (29.63%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Law
3 3 (3.70%) Billing
3 3 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (45.68%) Developer
2 27 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 19 (23.46%) Senior Developer
3 19 (23.46%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (17.28%) Analyst
5 13 (16.05%) Business Analyst
6 11 (13.58%) Agile Developer
6 11 (13.58%) Agile Java Developer
7 10 (12.35%) Senior Agile Developer
7 10 (12.35%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 9 (11.11%) Architect
8 9 (11.11%) Java Architect
9 7 (8.64%) Java Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (6.17%) Senior Architect
10 5 (6.17%) Senior Java Architect
10 5 (6.17%) Test Automation Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Test Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) IT Manager
11 4 (4.94%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.33%) Web Services
2 25 (30.86%) Hibernate
2 25 (30.86%) Spring
3 21 (25.93%) J2EE
3 21 (25.93%) jQuery
4 19 (23.46%) RESTful
5 12 (14.81%) .NET
6 8 (9.88%) HTML
7 7 (8.64%) SAP Smart Forms
8 6 (7.41%) SOAP
8 6 (7.41%) XML
9 5 (6.17%) JSON
10 4 (4.94%) CSS
10 4 (4.94%) Java EE
10 4 (4.94%) Node.js
11 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.70%) boto
11 3 (3.70%) Lucene
12 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.70%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Linux
1 6 (7.41%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.23%) AIX
4 1 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.23%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (1.23%) SUSE
4 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.80%) TDD
3 25 (30.86%) E-Commerce
4 23 (28.40%) Microservices
4 23 (28.40%) Software Engineering
5 20 (24.69%) Coaching
6 18 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 17 (20.99%) Mentoring
8 15 (18.52%) Project Planning
9 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
9 14 (17.28%) Root Cause Analysis
9 14 (17.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (16.05%) BPMN
10 13 (16.05%) Business Process Modelling
10 13 (16.05%) Data Analysis
10 13 (16.05%) Feasibility Study
11 11 (13.58%) Scrum
11 11 (13.58%) Test Automation
12 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (8.64%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.85%) Java
2 26 (32.10%) SQL
3 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
4 19 (23.46%) Java 8
5 15 (18.52%) C#
6 11 (13.58%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.94%) Python
7 4 (4.94%) Ruby
8 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.70%) SPARQL
9 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.23%) C
10 1 (1.23%) C++
10 1 (1.23%) PHP
10 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) BC Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) DBS Check
2 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) MCSE
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Ansible
1 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.70%) Puppet
1 3 (3.70%) Rundeck
2 2 (2.47%) Nagios
2 2 (2.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.23%) logstash
3 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.64%) SAP
3 5 (6.17%) VMware
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (1.23%) Ab Initio