Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 41 59
Rank change year-on-year -20 +18 +24
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 90 132 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.04% 5.77% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.53% 6.70% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 125 173
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £39,500 £31,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £67,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,986 1,971 3,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 89.14% 86.18% 90.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,672 1,598 2,336
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 52 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (51.11%) Degree
3 39 (43.33%) Software Engineering
4 26 (28.89%) C#
4 26 (28.89%) Scrum
5 25 (27.78%) SQL
5 25 (27.78%) Java
5 25 (27.78%) Unit Testing
6 24 (26.67%) C++
7 23 (25.56%) Linux
8 22 (24.44%) .NET
9 21 (23.33%) Continuous Deployment
10 20 (22.22%) TDD
10 20 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (21.11%) Test Automation
11 19 (21.11%) Finance
11 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
11 19 (21.11%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
12 17 (18.89%) OO
13 16 (17.78%) Oracle
13 16 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (17.78%) Waterfall
13 16 (17.78%) Computer Science
14 15 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 15 (16.67%) Project Management
14 15 (16.67%) Mentoring
15 14 (15.56%) Ansible
15 14 (15.56%) DevOps
16 13 (14.44%) 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 4 (4.44%) Confluence
1 4 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (4.44%) nginx
1 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.22%) IIS
2 2 (2.22%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.11%) Apache
3 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.11%) Traffic Server
3 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (6.67%) GitHub
5 4 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (4.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (4.44%) Amazon S3
5 4 (4.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (4.44%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (4.44%) CloudFront
5 4 (4.44%) Office 365
5 4 (4.44%) Route 53
5 4 (4.44%) Serverless
5 4 (4.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.22%) Datadog
6 2 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.11%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Firewall
1 4 (4.44%) SNMP
1 4 (4.44%) VPN
2 3 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.44%) Big Data
3 11 (12.22%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (12.22%) NoSQL
3 11 (12.22%) Relational Database
4 10 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (10.00%) Lumira
5 9 (10.00%) Power BI
5 9 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
5 9 (10.00%) Snowflake Schema
5 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.44%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (14.44%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.00%) Subversion
4 7 (7.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (7.78%) JIRA
5 6 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 6 (6.67%) Vagrant
6 5 (5.56%) Selenium
6 5 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.44%) VersionOne
8 3 (3.33%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.11%) Gradle
9 1 (1.11%) JUnit
9 1 (1.11%) Mockito
9 1 (1.11%) Protractor
9 1 (1.11%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (21.11%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.78%) Retail
4 5 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.44%) Banking
5 4 (4.44%) Electronics
5 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.44%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (33.33%) Developer
2 17 (18.89%) Software Engineer
3 14 (15.56%) Analyst
3 14 (15.56%) Senior Developer
4 8 (8.89%) Development Manager
4 8 (8.89%) Embedded Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Scrum Master
7 5 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.44%) .NET
2 9 (10.00%) HTML
2 9 (10.00%) Node.js
3 8 (8.89%) CSS
4 7 (7.78%) XML
5 5 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.56%) Kafka
6 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.44%) CGI
6 4 (4.44%) J2EE
6 4 (4.44%) Velocity
6 4 (4.44%) Web Services
7 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.22%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (2.22%) jQuery
7 2 (2.22%) React
7 2 (2.22%) Vue.js
8 1 (1.11%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.11%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.11%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (7.78%) PMI
5 6 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (5.56%) Client/Server
6 5 (5.56%) Digital Currency
6 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (4.44%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.22%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.22%) FMCG
8 2 (2.22%) User Experience
9 1 (1.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) Linux
2 10 (11.11%) Unix
3 9 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.78%) CentOS
5 5 (5.56%) Windows
5 5 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.33%) DC/OS
6 3 (3.33%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (43.33%) Software Engineering
3 26 (28.89%) Scrum
4 25 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 21 (23.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 20 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (22.22%) TDD
7 19 (21.11%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (21.11%) Test Automation
8 17 (18.89%) OO
9 16 (17.78%) Waterfall
10 15 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 15 (16.67%) Project Management
11 14 (15.56%) DevOps
12 13 (14.44%) Analytics
12 13 (14.44%) Data Visualisation
12 13 (14.44%) Visualisation
13 11 (12.22%) Mathematics
14 10 (11.11%) Release Management
14 10 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.89%) C#
2 25 (27.78%) Java
2 25 (27.78%) SQL
3 24 (26.67%) C++
4 15 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.22%) Python
6 10 (11.11%) Ruby
7 8 (8.89%) Go
8 5 (5.56%) Erlang
8 5 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.33%) C
10 1 (1.11%) PHP
10 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (51.11%) Degree
2 13 (14.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (10.00%) Master's Degree
4 5 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.44%) ISEB
5 4 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.33%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 10 (11.11%) QA
2 5 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.44%) PMBOK
4 2 (2.22%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) Docker
1 10 (11.11%) Firmware
1 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.44%) VMware Server
3 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.33%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.11%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (15.56%) Ansible
2 12 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (12.22%) Puppet
4 7 (7.78%) Docker Swarm
4 7 (7.78%) Kubernetes
5 6 (6.67%) Terraform
6 4 (4.44%) Mesos
6 4 (4.44%) Nagios
6 4 (4.44%) Rancher
6 4 (4.44%) Salt
7 2 (2.22%) Packer
8 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.78%) Oracle
3 13 (14.44%) SAP
3 13 (14.44%) Tableau
4 10 (11.11%) VMware
5 6 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.56%) HP
7 4 (4.44%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (4.44%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.22%) Google
8 2 (2.22%) New Relic
8 2 (2.22%) Splunk
9 1 (1.11%) IBM