Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 25 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 +45
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 65 136 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 7.04% 10.07% 7.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.76% 10.94% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 43 128 108
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +23.29%
10th Percentile £35,341 £34,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £70,875 £61,250 £65,563
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 838 1,243 1,254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.79% 92.07% 92.75%
Number of salaries quoted 656 1,014 1,070
Somerset median annual salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,104 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -6 28 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Yeovil +2 11 £57,500 -4.17% 5
Street - 3 £43,500 -
Taunton -26 1 - - 1
Frome - 1 £46,000 -
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 43 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (38.46%) SQL
3 22 (33.85%) Scrum
4 20 (30.77%) C#
4 20 (30.77%) HTML
4 20 (30.77%) CSS
5 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
6 18 (27.69%) Software Engineering
7 17 (26.15%) Degree
8 16 (24.62%) .NET
9 15 (23.08%) Java
10 12 (18.46%) Web Services
10 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (16.92%) OO
11 11 (16.92%) Kanban
11 11 (16.92%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (15.38%) Windows
12 10 (15.38%) Linux
12 10 (15.38%) C++
13 9 (13.85%) Python
13 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
13 9 (13.85%) TDD
13 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
14 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
14 8 (12.31%) Line Management
14 8 (12.31%) People Management
14 8 (12.31%) Programme Delivery
14 8 (12.31%) Risk Management
14 8 (12.31%) ETL

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 (7.69%) Apache
2 3 (4.62%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Sonata
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) Big Data
2 3 (4.62%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.54%) MS Access
4 1 (1.54%) Power BI
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
3 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.69%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.08%) HP UFT
6 2 (3.08%) JIRA
6 2 (3.08%) JUnit
7 1 (1.54%) Maven
7 1 (1.54%) Mockito
7 1 (1.54%) Moq
7 1 (1.54%) NUnit
7 1 (1.54%) PostCSS
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Electronics
3 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Billing
4 1 (1.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Developer
2 11 (16.92%) Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) Software Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) .NET Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Programme Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Digital Programme Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) CSS
1 20 (30.77%) HTML
2 16 (24.62%) .NET
3 12 (18.46%) Web Services
4 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.69%) JSON
6 5 (7.69%) JSP
6 5 (7.69%) Middleware
6 5 (7.69%) RESTful
6 5 (7.69%) WCF
7 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (6.15%) HTML5
7 4 (6.15%) jQuery
7 4 (6.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.62%) Entity Framework
8 3 (4.62%) NHibernate
8 3 (4.62%) Spring
8 3 (4.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.15%) NHS
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Linux
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.85%) Scrum
3 18 (27.69%) Software Engineering
4 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (16.92%) Kanban
5 11 (16.92%) OO
6 10 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (13.85%) TDD
7 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
8 8 (12.31%) ETL
8 8 (12.31%) Line Management
8 8 (12.31%) People Management
8 8 (12.31%) Programme Delivery
8 8 (12.31%) Risk Management
8 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
9 7 (10.77%) Analytics
9 7 (10.77%) BDD
9 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.77%) MVC
10 6 (9.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) SQL
2 20 (30.77%) C#
3 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
4 15 (23.08%) Java
5 10 (15.38%) C++
6 9 (13.85%) Python
7 5 (7.69%) C
8 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.62%) Ruby
10 2 (3.08%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.54%) Groovy
11 1 (1.54%) Java 8
11 1 (1.54%) Perl
11 1 (1.54%) PHP
11 1 (1.54%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Degree
2 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.08%) CCNA
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.08%) ISEB
4 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.08%) RHCE
4 2 (3.08%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) GDPR
2 3 (4.62%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) Cognizant
3 3 (4.62%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.08%) HP
4 2 (3.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) Birst
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) Civica
5 1 (1.54%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.54%) Tableau