Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 50 40
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10 -17
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 59 63 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.30% 4.72% 5.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 5.22% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 56 67 68
Northamptonshire median annual salary £55,000 £43,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.44% +12.99% -3.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £81,875 £57,500 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.09% +6.88% -

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 973 1,206 1,525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 87.42% 90.40% 89.81%
Number of salaries quoted 801 888 1,213
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +14 37 £45,000 -10.00%
Corby - 11 £57,500 - 2
Kettering +4 1 - - 1
SDLC
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.85%) Java
3 28 (47.46%) Finance
4 23 (38.98%) Waterfall
5 21 (35.59%) Test Automation
6 18 (30.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (28.81%) Selenium
7 17 (28.81%) Cucumber
8 16 (27.12%) Coaching
8 16 (27.12%) SQL
9 15 (25.42%) Scrum
9 15 (25.42%) Mentoring
10 13 (22.03%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (20.34%) Data Analysis
11 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
11 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
11 12 (20.34%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (20.34%) BPMN
11 12 (20.34%) Feasibility Study
11 12 (20.34%) Business Process Modelling
12 11 (18.64%) Defect Management
13 10 (16.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (16.95%) BDD
13 10 (16.95%) Linux
13 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
13 10 (16.95%) Retail Banking
14 9 (15.25%) Project Planning
14 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
14 9 (15.25%) JIRA
14 9 (15.25%) TDD

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 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.86%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (8.47%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) Confluence
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.69%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Visio
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.69%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) SNMP
2 1 (1.69%) SSH
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
1 7 (11.86%) MySQL
1 7 (11.86%) NoSQL
1 7 (11.86%) OLTP
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.69%) DB2
3 1 (1.69%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Cucumber
1 17 (28.81%) Selenium
2 9 (15.25%) JIRA
3 6 (10.17%) TestRail
3 6 (10.17%) VersionOne
4 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.78%) JUnit
6 3 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (5.08%) Hudson
6 3 (5.08%) Mockito
6 3 (5.08%) SonarQube
6 3 (5.08%) Subversion
7 2 (3.39%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.69%) JMeter
8 1 (1.69%) Maven
8 1 (1.69%) TestNG
8 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
General
1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Retail Banking
3 7 (11.86%) Banking
3 7 (11.86%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Billing
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Test Engineer
2 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Test Automation Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Business Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Java Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Engineering Manager
6 6 (10.17%) Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.47%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Java Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Tester
9 3 (5.08%) Automation Tester
10 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Java Automation Tester
10 2 (3.39%) Senior Architect
10 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) SOAP
1 7 (11.86%) Web Services
2 6 (10.17%) Hibernate
2 6 (10.17%) jQuery
2 6 (10.17%) Spring
3 5 (8.47%) .NET
3 5 (8.47%) CSS
3 5 (8.47%) HTML
3 5 (8.47%) LAMP
3 5 (8.47%) Laravel
4 4 (6.78%) Ajax
4 4 (6.78%) Java EE
4 4 (6.78%) REST
5 3 (5.08%) J2EE
6 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.39%) Gherkin
6 2 (3.39%) RESTful
7 1 (1.69%) CSS3
7 1 (1.69%) HTML5
7 1 (1.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) AIX
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.69%) SUSE
5 1 (1.69%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) Waterfall
3 21 (35.59%) Test Automation
4 18 (30.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (27.12%) Coaching
6 15 (25.42%) Mentoring
6 15 (25.42%) Scrum
7 13 (22.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (20.34%) BPMN
8 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
8 12 (20.34%) Business Process Modelling
8 12 (20.34%) Data Analysis
8 12 (20.34%) Feasibility Study
8 12 (20.34%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (18.64%) Defect Management
10 10 (16.95%) BDD
10 10 (16.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (15.25%) Project Planning
11 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
11 9 (15.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.85%) Java
2 16 (27.12%) SQL
3 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.17%) C#
4 6 (10.17%) PHP
5 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.39%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) Perl
6 1 (1.69%) Ruby
6 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.69%) MCSE
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) Ansible
2 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) SCOM
2 1 (1.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) VMware
3 1 (1.69%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.69%) Zend