Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 54 34
Rank change year-on-year +11 -20 -3
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 64 51 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.78% 4.25% 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.23% 4.67% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 65 33 70
Northamptonshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% -14.89%
10th Percentile £33,500 £34,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 1,224 1,091 1,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 91.34% 90.92% 90.99%
Number of salaries quoted 985 907 961
Northamptonshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -12 32 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Corby - 20 £70,000 - 2
SDLC
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 42 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (51.56%) Java
3 19 (29.69%) Finance
3 19 (29.69%) SQL
3 19 (29.69%) TDD
4 18 (28.13%) Web Services
5 16 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 16 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 16 (25.00%) Spring
5 16 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 15 (23.44%) SharePoint
6 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
6 15 (23.44%) Waterfall
6 15 (23.44%) Coaching
6 15 (23.44%) Microservices
7 14 (21.88%) Mockito
7 14 (21.88%) Hudson
7 14 (21.88%) Test Automation
7 14 (21.88%) J2EE
7 14 (21.88%) JUnit
7 14 (21.88%) Scrum
7 14 (21.88%) jQuery
7 14 (21.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (20.31%) WebSphere
8 13 (20.31%) C#
8 13 (20.31%) RESTful
8 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
8 13 (20.31%) Java 8
9 12 (18.75%) Cucumber
9 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management

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 15 (23.44%) SharePoint
2 13 (20.31%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.38%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) Confluence
4 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Abaqus
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.69%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) DNS
1 1 (1.56%) Firewall
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
1 1 (1.56%) SNMP
1 1 (1.56%) SSH
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.69%) MySQL
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (21.88%) Hudson
1 14 (21.88%) JUnit
1 14 (21.88%) Mockito
2 12 (18.75%) Cucumber
3 11 (17.19%) Selenium
4 5 (7.81%) JIRA
5 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.69%) TestRail
6 3 (4.69%) VersionOne
7 2 (3.13%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.13%) Subversion
7 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.56%) Gradle
8 1 (1.56%) Maven
8 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.56%) Travis CI
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Law
3 3 (4.69%) Billing
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Developer
2 18 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Senior Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) Test Automation Engineer
5 10 (15.63%) Test Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) Business Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Agile Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Java Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Senior Agile Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Architect
8 6 (9.38%) Java Architect
9 5 (7.81%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (7.81%) Senior Architect
9 5 (7.81%) Senior Java Architect
10 4 (6.25%) Automation Tester
10 4 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) Web Services
2 16 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 16 (25.00%) Spring
3 14 (21.88%) J2EE
3 14 (21.88%) jQuery
4 13 (20.31%) RESTful
5 9 (14.06%) .NET
6 6 (9.38%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (4.69%) HTML
7 3 (4.69%) Node.js
7 3 (4.69%) SOAP
8 2 (3.13%) boto
8 2 (3.13%) CSS
8 2 (3.13%) Java EE
8 2 (3.13%) JSON
8 2 (3.13%) XML
9 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.56%) LAMP
9 1 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Linux
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Mac OS
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.56%) AIX
3 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.56%) FreeRTOS
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.56%) SUSE
3 1 (1.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.69%) TDD
3 16 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 16 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (23.44%) Coaching
4 15 (23.44%) Microservices
4 15 (23.44%) Waterfall
5 14 (21.88%) Scrum
5 14 (21.88%) Test Automation
6 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
7 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (17.19%) Project Planning
9 9 (14.06%) BDD
9 9 (14.06%) BPMN
9 9 (14.06%) Business Analysis
9 9 (14.06%) Business Process Modelling
9 9 (14.06%) Data Analysis
9 9 (14.06%) Feasibility Study
9 9 (14.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (14.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) Java
2 19 (29.69%) SQL
3 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.31%) C#
4 13 (20.31%) Java 8
5 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.25%) Python
6 4 (6.25%) Ruby
7 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.13%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) C
9 1 (1.56%) C++
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
9 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.56%) MCSE
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Ansible
1 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.69%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) Nagios
2 2 (3.13%) Rundeck
2 2 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) Automic
3 1 (1.56%) SCOM
3 1 (1.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) SAP
3 5 (7.81%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat