Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 29 51
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22 +8
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 119 107 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 9.68% 8.60% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.91% 9.42% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 117 117 53
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £34,000 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,500 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 1,091 1,136 1,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 88.77% 91.32% 88.36%
Number of salaries quoted 929 941 946
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,850 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,050 £58,750 £54,375
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 0 88 £47,500 +5.56% 5
Taunton +17 12 £42,000 +12.00%
Yeovil +9 7 - - 1
Clevedon - 5 £45,000 -
Street -2 2 £92,500 +131.25% 1
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £50,000 -
SDLC
South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 65 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (47.90%) SQL
3 52 (43.70%) .NET
4 50 (42.02%) SQL Server
5 45 (37.82%) C#
6 41 (34.45%) MVC
7 38 (31.93%) Scrum
8 32 (26.89%) Java
9 30 (25.21%) JavaScript
9 30 (25.21%) ASP.NET
10 28 (23.53%) Entity Framework
11 26 (21.85%) HTML
12 24 (20.17%) Finance
13 23 (19.33%) .NET Framework
14 22 (18.49%) Software Engineering
15 21 (17.65%) Web Development
15 21 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (16.81%) CSS
17 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
17 18 (15.13%) Test Automation
17 18 (15.13%) Degree
17 18 (15.13%) Computer Science
17 18 (15.13%) jQuery
17 18 (15.13%) Computer Science Degree
18 17 (14.29%) AngularJS
18 17 (14.29%) QA
18 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 15 (12.61%) Hibernate
19 15 (12.61%) Web Services
20 13 (10.92%) MySQL

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 (2.52%) Apache
1 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.68%) IIS
3 1 (0.84%) Confluence
3 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.84%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.84%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.20%) SaaS
3 4 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.84%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) LAN
1 2 (1.68%) SAN
1 2 (1.68%) VoIP
1 2 (1.68%) WAN
2 1 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (42.02%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (10.92%) MySQL
4 10 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (8.40%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.56%) Data Mining
5 9 (7.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (7.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (6.72%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (6.72%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
7 4 (3.36%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.68%) Big Data
8 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.84%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.84%) Flink
9 1 (0.84%) HDInsight
9 1 (0.84%) Infinispan
9 1 (0.84%) OLAP
9 1 (0.84%) Power BI
9 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (9.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.72%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.20%) JSUnit
3 5 (4.20%) JUnit
4 4 (3.36%) Mockito
4 4 (3.36%) Selenium
4 4 (3.36%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.52%) Moq
5 3 (2.52%) Subversion
6 2 (1.68%) JIRA
6 2 (1.68%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.84%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.84%) NUnit
7 1 (0.84%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (20.17%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Banking
3 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.68%) French Language
4 2 (1.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (57.98%) Developer
2 22 (18.49%) .NET Developer
3 18 (15.13%) Senior Developer
4 15 (12.61%) C# Developer
4 15 (12.61%) Web Developer
5 14 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 11 (9.24%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (9.24%) Software Developer
6 11 (9.24%) Software Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (7.56%) Project Manager
7 9 (7.56%) Software Test Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Test Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Business Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (6.72%) QA Automation Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) QA Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) QA Test Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Software QA Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (43.70%) .NET
2 30 (25.21%) ASP.NET
3 28 (23.53%) Entity Framework
4 26 (21.85%) HTML
5 23 (19.33%) .NET Framework
6 21 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (16.81%) CSS
8 18 (15.13%) jQuery
9 17 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 15 (12.61%) Hibernate
10 15 (12.61%) Web Services
11 13 (10.92%) Java EE
12 9 (7.56%) LAMP
12 9 (7.56%) Spring
12 9 (7.56%) WPF
13 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (5.88%) HTML5
14 6 (5.04%) RESTful
15 5 (4.20%) ADO.NET
15 5 (4.20%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.13%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.24%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (9.24%) User Experience
3 5 (4.20%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.84%) Fintech
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.84%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.24%) Linux
2 8 (6.72%) Windows
2 8 (6.72%) Windows 10
2 8 (6.72%) Windows 7
2 8 (6.72%) Windows Server
2 8 (6.72%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.20%) Unix
4 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (34.45%) MVC
3 38 (31.93%) Scrum
4 22 (18.49%) Software Engineering
5 21 (17.65%) Web Development
6 18 (15.13%) Test Automation
7 13 (10.92%) E-Commerce
7 13 (10.92%) OO
8 12 (10.08%) Customer-Centricity
8 12 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (9.24%) OOA/OOD
9 11 (9.24%) TDD
10 10 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (8.40%) ETL
10 10 (8.40%) Innovative Thinking
11 9 (7.56%) Customer Requirements
11 9 (7.56%) Software Testing
11 9 (7.56%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.72%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.90%) SQL
2 45 (37.82%) C#
3 32 (26.89%) Java
4 30 (25.21%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.08%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.72%) VBScript
7 6 (5.04%) PHP
8 5 (4.20%) C++
9 3 (2.52%) Python
10 2 (1.68%) C
11 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.84%) Groovy
11 1 (0.84%) R
11 1 (0.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (15.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 18 (15.13%) Degree
2 8 (6.72%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.20%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) CCNA
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.84%) RHCE
5 1 (0.84%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.29%) QA
2 5 (4.20%) PMO
3 2 (1.68%) MiFID
4 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.68%) Docker
3 1 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.84%) Dovecot
3 1 (0.84%) Gluster
3 1 (0.84%) iptables
3 1 (0.84%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.84%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.84%) Grafana
2 1 (0.84%) Graylog
2 1 (0.84%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.84%) Kibana
2 1 (0.84%) Nagios
2 1 (0.84%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.20%) Syncsort
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle
4 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.84%) Birst
4 1 (0.84%) Cisco
4 1 (0.84%) Hortonworks
4 1 (0.84%) IDERA
4 1 (0.84%) Infobright
4 1 (0.84%) New Relic
4 1 (0.84%) PagerDuty
4 1 (0.84%) Qualys
4 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.84%) Splunk
4 1 (0.84%) Tableau
4 1 (0.84%) Talend
4 1 (0.84%) Teradata