Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 25 30
Rank change year-on-year -18 +5 +34
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 63 134 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.30% 10.90% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.86% 11.86% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 47 131 117
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +20.00%
10th Percentile £35,671 £34,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £61,250 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 918 1,130 1,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 91.80% 91.94% 92.34%
Number of salaries quoted 636 966 957
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,500 £26,150
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Somerset

SDLC
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Somerset

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Somerset

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

Salary histogram for SDLC in Somerset

SDLC
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Bath -18 34 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Street +8 9 £43,500 -51.67%
Yeovil -10 9 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £37,500 - 1
SDLC
South West

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 Somerset region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 46 (73.02%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (49.21%) CSS
3 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 27 (42.86%) HTML
5 21 (33.33%) SQL
6 20 (31.75%) .NET
6 20 (31.75%) Java
7 19 (30.16%) C#
8 16 (25.40%) Web Services
9 14 (22.22%) TDD
10 13 (20.63%) AngularJS
11 12 (19.05%) Degree
11 12 (19.05%) MVC
11 12 (19.05%) Scrum
12 11 (17.46%) JSON
12 11 (17.46%) BDD
12 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
13 10 (15.87%) RESTful
13 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
13 10 (15.87%) Software Engineering
13 10 (15.87%) Linux
13 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
14 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
14 9 (14.29%) Project Management
14 9 (14.29%) Middleware
14 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
14 9 (14.29%) Windows
14 9 (14.29%) Spring
14 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 5 (7.94%) Apache
2 3 (4.76%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.17%) Confluence
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.76%) SaaS
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.94%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.94%) Eclipse RCP
3 4 (6.35%) AccuRev
3 4 (6.35%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (6.35%) Selenium
3 4 (6.35%) SoapUI
3 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.17%) JIRA
5 2 (3.17%) JUnit
6 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.59%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.59%) Maven
6 1 (1.59%) Mockito
6 1 (1.59%) Moq
6 1 (1.59%) NUnit
6 1 (1.59%) PostCSS
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Local Government
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Developer
2 10 (15.87%) .NET Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (7.94%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Systems Developer
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Server Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (49.21%) CSS
2 27 (42.86%) HTML
3 20 (31.75%) .NET
4 16 (25.40%) Web Services
5 13 (20.63%) AngularJS
6 11 (17.46%) JSON
7 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
7 10 (15.87%) RESTful
8 9 (14.29%) Middleware
8 9 (14.29%) Spring
9 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 7 (11.11%) jQuery
10 5 (7.94%) Ajax
10 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (7.94%) HTML5
10 5 (7.94%) JSP
10 5 (7.94%) REST
10 5 (7.94%) SOAP
10 5 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (7.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) NHS
2 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.17%) Fintech
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) User Experience
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Linux
2 9 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (73.02%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) TDD
3 12 (19.05%) MVC
3 12 (19.05%) Scrum
4 11 (17.46%) BDD
5 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
5 10 (15.87%) Software Engineering
6 9 (14.29%) Project Management
7 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
8 7 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (11.11%) ETL
8 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.52%) Analytics
9 6 (9.52%) OO
9 6 (9.52%) OOD
10 5 (7.94%) Business Analytics
10 5 (7.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 21 (33.33%) SQL
3 20 (31.75%) Java
4 19 (30.16%) C#
5 8 (12.70%) Python
6 6 (9.52%) Java 8
7 5 (7.94%) C
7 5 (7.94%) C++
7 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.35%) Ruby
9 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.17%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.59%) Groovy
11 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
3 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.17%) CCNA
5 2 (3.17%) ISEB
5 2 (3.17%) RHCE
5 2 (3.17%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 3 (4.76%) GDPR
2 3 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Ansible
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) FNZ
2 4 (6.35%) Tableau
3 3 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.76%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.17%) Civica
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.59%) SAP