Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 28 65
Rank change year-on-year -16 +37 -11
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 52 123 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.25% 9.10% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.78% 9.77% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34 94 63
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.84% +3.44% +2.56%
10th Percentile £31,875 £33,950 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £52,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £43,250 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.98% +1.20% +3.75%

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 899 1,259 1,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.81% 93.12% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 769 955 1,039
Somerset median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 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
Bath +2 19 £44,000 +10.00% 2
Yeovil -1 10 £57,500 - 1
Taunton -15 6 - - 1
Street -10 2 £92,500 +124.24%
Frome - 2 £45,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £50,000 -
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
3 18 (34.62%) Scrum
4 17 (32.69%) .NET
5 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 16 (30.77%) C#
5 16 (30.77%) jQuery
6 15 (28.85%) HTML
6 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
7 13 (25.00%) Degree
7 13 (25.00%) SQL
8 12 (23.08%) Java
8 12 (23.08%) OO
8 12 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (21.15%) MVC
9 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (19.23%) CSS
10 10 (19.23%) C++
11 8 (15.38%) TDD
11 8 (15.38%) Web Services
11 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
11 8 (15.38%) HTML5
11 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
11 8 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
11 8 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
12 7 (13.46%) Kanban
12 7 (13.46%) Ajax
13 6 (11.54%) Finance
13 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce

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 3 (5.77%) Apache
1 3 (5.77%) IIS
1 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
3 4 (7.69%) MS Access
4 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.92%) Big Data
5 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.92%) Power BI
5 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) JSUnit
2 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) Gradle
4 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) JUnit
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Business Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Junior
8 5 (9.62%) Junior Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Data Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Junior Data Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Programme Manager
9 4 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (5.77%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) .NET
2 16 (30.77%) jQuery
3 15 (28.85%) HTML
4 10 (19.23%) CSS
5 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 8 (15.38%) HTML5
5 8 (15.38%) Web Services
6 7 (13.46%) Ajax
7 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
7 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (11.54%) Entity Framework
8 5 (9.62%) ADO.NET
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (9.62%) Code First Entity Framework
8 5 (9.62%) RESTful
9 4 (7.69%) JSON
9 4 (7.69%) Spring
9 4 (7.69%) XML
10 3 (5.77%) Spring MVC
11 2 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.85%) FMCG
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Unix
3 2 (3.85%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) Scrum
3 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
4 12 (23.08%) OO
5 11 (21.15%) MVC
5 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
6 8 (15.38%) TDD
7 7 (13.46%) Kanban
7 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
8 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.62%) Capacity Management
9 5 (9.62%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
9 5 (9.62%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (9.62%) OOP
9 5 (9.62%) Project Management
9 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
9 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.77%) C#
3 13 (25.00%) SQL
4 12 (23.08%) Java
5 10 (19.23%) C++
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) Groovy
7 1 (1.92%) Java 8
7 1 (1.92%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) R
7 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) ISEB
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.92%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) GDPR
2 2 (3.85%) MiFID
2 2 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Syncsort
3 4 (7.69%) ServiceNow
4 3 (5.77%) SAP
5 2 (3.85%) Capita
6 1 (1.92%) Birst
6 1 (1.92%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.92%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) Tableau