Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 25 40
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15 +21
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 53 128 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.22% 9.76% 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 10.54% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 34 99 97
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,250 £34,000 £28,050
90th Percentile £69,875 £58,000 £62,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,377 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.76% -2.64% +6.25%

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 776 1,214 1,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 91.08% 92.60% 92.03%
Number of salaries quoted 656 959 1,062
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -1 16 £43,750 -7.89% 4
Yeovil -1 13 £57,500 -4.17% 3
Street - 3 £43,500 -
Taunton -28 1 - - 2
Frome - 1 £46,000 -
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) Scrum
3 16 (30.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
5 13 (24.53%) SQL
6 12 (22.64%) Java
6 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
6 12 (22.64%) Kanban
7 11 (20.75%) Degree
8 10 (18.87%) C#
8 10 (18.87%) .NET
8 10 (18.87%) Waterfall
9 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (15.09%) C++
9 8 (15.09%) HTML
9 8 (15.09%) CSS
9 8 (15.09%) OO
9 8 (15.09%) Risk Management
9 8 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (15.09%) Line Management
9 8 (15.09%) People Management
9 8 (15.09%) Programme Delivery
10 7 (13.21%) GDPR
10 7 (13.21%) TDD
11 6 (11.32%) Finance
11 6 (11.32%) jQuery
11 6 (11.32%) Linux
11 6 (11.32%) Python
11 6 (11.32%) ETL
11 6 (11.32%) SQL Server

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 (5.66%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) MySQL
3 4 (7.55%) MS Access
4 2 (3.77%) Big Data
5 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) Power BI
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.66%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (3.77%) HP UFT
4 2 (3.77%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) Gradle
5 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Electronics
3 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Analyst
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.32%) .NET Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Junior
5 5 (9.43%) Junior Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Junior Data Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Programme Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) .NET
2 8 (15.09%) CSS
2 8 (15.09%) HTML
3 6 (11.32%) jQuery
4 4 (7.55%) Ajax
4 4 (7.55%) JSON
4 4 (7.55%) XML
5 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.66%) JSP
5 3 (5.66%) Middleware
5 3 (5.66%) Web Services
6 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.89%) JAX-RS
6 1 (1.89%) MDX
6 1 (1.89%) Spring
6 1 (1.89%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.55%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) FMCG
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) Scrum
3 16 (30.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (22.64%) Kanban
4 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
5 10 (18.87%) Waterfall
6 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (15.09%) Line Management
6 8 (15.09%) OO
6 8 (15.09%) People Management
6 8 (15.09%) Programme Delivery
6 8 (15.09%) Risk Management
7 7 (13.21%) TDD
8 6 (11.32%) ETL
8 6 (11.32%) Project Management
9 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
9 5 (9.43%) OOP
9 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
2 13 (24.53%) SQL
3 12 (22.64%) Java
4 10 (18.87%) C#
5 8 (15.09%) C++
6 6 (11.32%) Python
7 4 (7.55%) C
8 2 (3.77%) Groovy
8 2 (3.77%) Ruby
9 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.89%) Java 8
9 1 (1.89%) Perl
9 1 (1.89%) PHP
9 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (5.66%) ISEB
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
4 1 (1.89%) CIPD
4 1 (1.89%) RHCE
4 1 (1.89%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) GDPR
2 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) SAP
2 4 (7.55%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.77%) Cognizant
3 2 (3.77%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Birst
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco
4 1 (1.89%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) Tableau