Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 30 58
Rank change year-on-year -8 +28 -5
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 61 114 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.14% 8.70% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.68% 9.26% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 49 95 57
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £33,000 £34,100 £30,750
90th Percentile £71,500 £56,250 £55,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 913 1,231 1,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 91.94% 93.97% 88.63%
Number of salaries quoted 789 957 954
Somerset median annual salary £41,626 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.07% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,197 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +12 42 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Yeovil -1 8 £56,250 - 1
Taunton -13 6 £45,000 +8.76%
Street -12 2 £92,500 +124.24%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £50,000 -
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
2 30 (49.18%) .NET
3 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
4 27 (44.26%) C#
5 25 (40.98%) SQL
5 25 (40.98%) MVC
6 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (36.07%) Scrum
7 22 (36.07%) HTML
7 22 (36.07%) jQuery
8 20 (32.79%) Entity Framework
9 17 (27.87%) CSS
10 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET
10 15 (24.59%) .NET Framework
11 14 (22.95%) Test Automation
11 14 (22.95%) Java
12 13 (21.31%) Degree
12 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
12 13 (21.31%) Computer Science Degree
13 12 (19.67%) Web Development
14 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
15 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
15 10 (16.39%) MySQL
15 10 (16.39%) Web Services
15 10 (16.39%) OO
15 10 (16.39%) Finance
16 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
17 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Excel

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 (4.92%) Apache
1 3 (4.92%) IIS
1 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) MySQL
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.92%) MS Access
4 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.28%) Big Data
5 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.28%) Power BI
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.64%) OLAP
6 1 (1.64%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) JSUnit
1 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.28%) Selenium
3 1 (1.64%) Gradle
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) JUnit
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Java Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (13.11%) C# Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Software Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Business Analyst
7 7 (11.48%) Web Developer
8 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Test Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) HTML Developer
9 5 (8.20%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) QA Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) QA Test Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Software QA Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (49.18%) .NET
2 22 (36.07%) HTML
2 22 (36.07%) jQuery
3 20 (32.79%) Entity Framework
4 17 (27.87%) CSS
5 15 (24.59%) .NET Framework
5 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET
6 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (16.39%) Web Services
8 8 (13.11%) HTML5
9 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
10 6 (9.84%) Ajax
11 5 (8.20%) ADO.NET
11 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (8.20%) Code First Entity Framework
11 5 (8.20%) LAMP
11 5 (8.20%) RESTful
11 5 (8.20%) Spring
12 4 (6.56%) Hibernate
13 3 (4.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.11%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (8.20%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.92%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.28%) FMCG
7 1 (1.64%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Unix
2 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Windows 10
2 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
2 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
2 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) MVC
2 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (36.07%) Scrum
4 14 (22.95%) Test Automation
5 12 (19.67%) Web Development
6 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
7 10 (16.39%) OO
8 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
9 8 (13.11%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (13.11%) Decision-Making
9 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
10 7 (11.48%) Commercial Awareness
10 7 (11.48%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (11.48%) TDD
11 6 (9.84%) Customer-Centricity
11 6 (9.84%) Unit Testing
12 5 (8.20%) Capacity Management
12 5 (8.20%) Load Testing
12 5 (8.20%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
2 27 (44.26%) C#
3 25 (40.98%) SQL
4 14 (22.95%) Java
5 5 (8.20%) C++
5 5 (8.20%) VBScript
6 3 (4.92%) C
7 2 (3.28%) Java 8
7 2 (3.28%) R
7 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.64%) Groovy
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Computer Science Degree
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.28%) ISEB
3 2 (3.28%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.64%) CIPD
4 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) GDPR
2 3 (4.92%) PMO
3 2 (3.28%) MiFID
4 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Syncsort
3 3 (4.92%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.28%) Birst
4 2 (3.28%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
4 2 (3.28%) Tableau
5 1 (1.64%) Capita
5 1 (1.64%) IDERA
5 1 (1.64%) Talend