Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 40 53
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13 +41
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 95 147 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.81% 5.81% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 6.75% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 81 157 124
Reading median annual salary £50,165 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.33% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £32,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £69,250 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,787 2,177 2,724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.53% 85.98% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,523 1,779 1,980
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Reading

SDLC
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Reading

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Reading over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Reading region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 47 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.89%) Degree
3 35 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 31 (32.63%) Java
5 28 (29.47%) C#
6 27 (28.42%) SQL
7 26 (27.37%) Linux
7 26 (27.37%) Scrum
8 22 (23.16%) Test Automation
9 21 (22.11%) QA
9 21 (22.11%) Python
9 21 (22.11%) Continuous Deployment
10 20 (21.05%) JavaScript
10 20 (21.05%) TDD
11 19 (20.00%) Finance
11 19 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
12 18 (18.95%) C++
12 18 (18.95%) .NET
12 18 (18.95%) Ruby
12 18 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (18.95%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (17.89%) Ansible
13 17 (17.89%) DevOps
14 16 (16.84%) Project Management
15 15 (15.79%) Oracle
15 15 (15.79%) Open Source
15 15 (15.79%) Computer Science
15 15 (15.79%) Software Testing
16 14 (14.74%) SAP

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (7.37%) Confluence
2 4 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.21%) nginx
2 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.05%) Apache
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) Traffic Server
3 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.95%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (6.32%) GitHub
5 4 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (4.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (4.21%) Amazon S3
5 4 (4.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (4.21%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (4.21%) CloudFront
5 4 (4.21%) Office 365
5 4 (4.21%) Route 53
5 4 (4.21%) Serverless
5 4 (4.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (3.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (3.16%) Datadog
6 3 (3.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.11%) SaaS
8 1 (1.05%) IaaS
8 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.42%) Firewall
2 4 (4.21%) SNMP
2 4 (4.21%) VPN
3 3 (3.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.16%) Wireless
4 1 (1.05%) DNS
4 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.74%) Relational Database
2 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.47%) Big Data
3 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.32%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (5.26%) Lumira
5 5 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (5.26%) Snowflake Schema
6 4 (4.21%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.21%) Power BI
7 3 (3.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.53%) Selenium
3 9 (9.47%) Subversion
4 8 (8.42%) Cucumber
5 7 (7.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (7.37%) JIRA
5 7 (7.37%) Vagrant
6 5 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.21%) VersionOne
8 3 (3.16%) Travis CI
9 2 (2.11%) Protractor
10 1 (1.05%) Gradle
10 1 (1.05%) JUnit
10 1 (1.05%) Mockito
10 1 (1.05%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.53%) Marketing
4 9 (9.47%) Electronics
4 9 (9.47%) Manufacturing
4 9 (9.47%) Retail
5 5 (5.26%) Publishing
6 4 (4.21%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (36.84%) Developer
2 17 (17.89%) Analyst
3 16 (16.84%) Senior Developer
4 9 (9.47%) Test Analyst
5 8 (8.42%) Test Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Development Manager
7 6 (6.32%) Lead Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.32%) QA Automation Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) QA Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.26%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.95%) .NET
2 11 (11.58%) XML
3 10 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 8 (8.42%) Node.js
5 6 (6.32%) CSS
5 6 (6.32%) HTML
5 6 (6.32%) Web Services
6 5 (5.26%) CGI
6 5 (5.26%) Redux
6 5 (5.26%) RxJS
6 5 (5.26%) Sass
7 4 (4.21%) J2EE
7 4 (4.21%) Spring
7 4 (4.21%) Velocity
8 3 (3.16%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.11%) Dojo
9 2 (2.11%) React
9 2 (2.11%) Vue.js
10 1 (1.05%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.32%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.21%) PMI
3 4 (4.21%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.16%) EPoS
4 3 (3.16%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.11%) NHS
6 1 (1.05%) FMCG
6 1 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.37%) Linux
2 9 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (9.47%) Unix
3 7 (7.37%) CentOS
4 5 (5.26%) Windows
5 4 (4.21%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.16%) DC/OS
6 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 26 (27.37%) Scrum
4 22 (23.16%) Test Automation
5 21 (22.11%) Continuous Deployment
6 20 (21.05%) TDD
7 19 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (17.89%) DevOps
10 16 (16.84%) Project Management
11 15 (15.79%) Computer Science
11 15 (15.79%) Open Source
11 15 (15.79%) Software Testing
12 13 (13.68%) BDD
12 13 (13.68%) OO
12 13 (13.68%) Unit Testing
13 11 (11.58%) Mathematics
14 10 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
14 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
14 10 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.63%) Java
2 28 (29.47%) C#
3 27 (28.42%) SQL
4 21 (22.11%) Python
5 20 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 18 (18.95%) C++
6 18 (18.95%) Ruby
7 6 (6.32%) PHP
8 5 (5.26%) Apple Swift
8 5 (5.26%) ES6
8 5 (5.26%) Kotlin
8 5 (5.26%) Objective-C
8 5 (5.26%) Perl
8 5 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.26%) TypeScript
9 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.16%) C
10 3 (3.16%) Go
Qualifications
1 36 (37.89%) Degree
2 12 (12.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (7.37%) ISTQB
3 7 (7.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (5.26%) Master's Degree
5 3 (3.16%) ISEB
6 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.11%) QA
2 5 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.21%) ISO 9001
3 4 (4.21%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.05%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (12.63%) Docker
1 12 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.21%) Firmware
2 4 (4.21%) VMware Server
3 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.16%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.05%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 17 (17.89%) Ansible
2 12 (12.63%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (11.58%) Puppet
4 7 (7.37%) Docker Swarm
4 7 (7.37%) Kubernetes
4 7 (7.37%) Terraform
5 4 (4.21%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (4.21%) Mesos
5 4 (4.21%) Nagios
5 4 (4.21%) Rancher
5 4 (4.21%) Salt
6 3 (3.16%) Packer
Vendors
1 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.79%) Oracle
3 14 (14.74%) SAP
4 12 (12.63%) VMware
5 9 (9.47%) Tableau
6 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.26%) HP
8 4 (4.21%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (4.21%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.16%) Atlassian
9 3 (3.16%) Google
9 3 (3.16%) New Relic
9 3 (3.16%) Splunk