SDLC Jobs in the South East

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
England > South East

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East requiring SDLC skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited SDLC over the 6 months leading up to 18 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
18 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 123 70 63
Rank change year-on-year -53 -7 +7
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 400 546 1,089
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.15% 4.11% 5.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 4.36% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 231 354 756
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,713 £36,953
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +20.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £68,438 £72,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,625 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,800 £65,000
% change year-on-year -1.32% -6.46% +13.04%

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East

SDLC falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in the South East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 15,283 12,518 20,186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 81.98% 94.30% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10,406 7,566 11,829
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SDLC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SDLC in the South East.

Salary trend for SDLC in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SDLC in the South East over the 6 months to 18 June 2024.

Salary histogram for SDLC in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Hampshire +50 168 £58,750 -0.68% 9
Thames Valley -55 149 £52,500 +2.24% 27
Berkshire -8 90 £58,000 +26.98% 18
West Sussex +29 36 £72,500 +31.82% 7
Oxfordshire -60 31 £52,500 - 4
Buckinghamshire -28 28 £47,500 +0.53% 5
Surrey -86 23 £60,000 -0.66% 8
East Sussex -26 13 £72,500 +42.16% 5
Kent -42 13 £32,500 -15.58% 4
Sussex - 3 £60,000 - 1
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England

SDLC
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (9.00%) nginx
2 34 (8.50%) Camunda
3 17 (4.25%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.25%) Apache
4 5 (1.25%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.75%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.50%) CMS
7 2 (0.50%) Confluence
7 2 (0.50%) IBM Domino
7 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.25%) IIS
8 1 (0.25%) Kinematics
Applications
1 23 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (5.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (4.50%) MS Visio
4 16 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.50%) Simulink
7 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.75%) NetSuite
2 4 (1.00%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 88 (22.00%) Azure
2 63 (15.75%) AWS
3 47 (11.75%) IBM Cloud
4 42 (10.50%) SaaS
5 34 (8.50%) OpenShift
6 25 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
7 15 (3.75%) OneDrive
8 14 (3.50%) GitHub
8 14 (3.50%) Power Platform
9 12 (3.00%) Amazon EKS
9 12 (3.00%) Microsoft 365
10 11 (2.75%) Power Automate
10 11 (2.75%) PowerApps
10 11 (2.75%) ShareGate
11 8 (2.00%) Amazon ECS
11 8 (2.00%) GCP
11 8 (2.00%) Serverless
12 5 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.00%) BGP
1 4 (1.00%) DNS
1 4 (1.00%) SSL
1 4 (1.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.50%) Modbus
2 2 (0.50%) RS-485
2 2 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.50%) Oracle Database
2 37 (9.25%) SQL Server
3 35 (8.75%) MongoDB
4 26 (6.50%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.25%) Power BI
7 8 (2.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.50%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.75%) BigQuery
10 3 (0.75%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.75%) Looker
10 3 (0.75%) MySQL
10 3 (0.75%) Redis
11 2 (0.50%) Amazon Athena
11 2 (0.50%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.50%) Impala
11 2 (0.50%) Sqoop
12 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 30 (7.50%) Git
2 20 (5.00%) JIRA
3 18 (4.50%) Jenkins
4 17 (4.25%) JUnit
5 13 (3.25%) Bitbucket
6 12 (3.00%) GitLab
7 10 (2.50%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.75%) Maven
9 5 (1.25%) MSTest
9 5 (1.25%) NUnit
10 4 (1.00%) JMeter
10 4 (1.00%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.50%) Balsamiq
11 2 (0.50%) Mockito
11 2 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.50%) Subversion
11 2 (0.50%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.25%) Gradle
12 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 108 (27.00%) Social Skills
2 64 (16.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 64 (16.00%) Public Sector
3 32 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (7.75%) Finance
5 16 (4.00%) Marketing
6 15 (3.75%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.75%) Aerospace
9 7 (1.75%) Electronics
9 7 (1.75%) Retail
10 6 (1.50%) Banking
10 6 (1.50%) Documentation Skills
11 5 (1.25%) Wearables
12 4 (1.00%) Military
13 3 (0.75%) Agriculture
13 3 (0.75%) Presentation Skills
14 2 (0.50%) Advertising
14 2 (0.50%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 114 (28.50%) Developer
2 70 (17.50%) Senior
3 65 (16.25%) Software Engineer
4 45 (11.25%) Full Stack Engineer
5 35 (8.75%) Java Developer
6 30 (7.50%) Software Developer
7 28 (7.00%) Analyst
8 27 (6.75%) Full Stack Developer
9 26 (6.50%) Project Manager
10 25 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
11 24 (6.00%) Lead
11 24 (6.00%) Senior Developer
12 20 (5.00%) .NET Developer
13 18 (4.50%) Development Manager
14 17 (4.25%) Architect
14 17 (4.25%) C++ Developer
14 17 (4.25%) Senior Java Developer
15 13 (3.25%) Applications Manager
16 12 (3.00%) Business Analyst
16 12 (3.00%) Full Stack Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (21.75%) .NET
2 81 (20.25%) React
3 45 (11.25%) Node.js
4 42 (10.50%) HTML
5 40 (10.00%) Swagger
6 38 (9.50%) CSS
7 34 (8.50%) KeystoneJS
8 27 (6.75%) AngularJS
9 26 (6.50%) ASP.NET
10 24 (6.00%) Spring
11 23 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (5.75%) REST
11 23 (5.75%) Web Services
12 19 (4.75%) .NET Framework
12 19 (4.75%) Kafka
13 18 (4.50%) Entity Framework
13 18 (4.50%) Hibernate
13 18 (4.50%) XML
14 16 (4.00%) JSON
15 15 (3.75%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.75%) Blockchain
1 47 (11.75%) Hybrid Cloud
2 42 (10.50%) Product Ownership
3 41 (10.25%) e-Learning
4 34 (8.50%) Algorithms
5 26 (6.50%) Greenfield Project
6 25 (6.25%) Mobile App
7 23 (5.75%) Self-Motivation
8 19 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.75%) FMCG
10 10 (2.50%) IoT
10 10 (2.50%) Security Posture
11 7 (1.75%) Distributed Systems
11 7 (1.75%) Social Network
12 6 (1.50%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (1.25%) Legacy Systems
13 5 (1.25%) PMI
14 4 (1.00%) Management Information System
14 4 (1.00%) Public Cloud
14 4 (1.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.50%) Linux
2 19 (4.75%) Unix
3 7 (1.75%) Windows
4 5 (1.25%) Android
4 5 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (50.00%) Agile
2 123 (30.75%) Software Engineering
3 116 (29.00%) DevOps
4 99 (24.75%) Full Stack Development
5 78 (19.50%) Mentoring
6 65 (16.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 63 (15.75%) Computer Science
8 62 (15.50%) Problem-Solving
9 56 (14.00%) Coaching
10 54 (13.50%) CI/CD
11 49 (12.25%) Artificial Intelligence
12 48 (12.00%) Roadmaps
13 46 (11.50%) Project Management
14 43 (10.75%) Customer Service
15 41 (10.25%) Microservices
16 40 (10.00%) Scrum
17 38 (9.50%) TDD
18 37 (9.25%) Product Roadmap
19 35 (8.75%) Technology Transformation
20 32 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (31.75%) JavaScript
2 124 (31.00%) Java
3 82 (20.50%) C#
4 68 (17.00%) Python
5 56 (14.00%) SQL
6 53 (13.25%) C
7 46 (11.50%) C++
8 34 (8.50%) Lua
9 28 (7.00%) Bash
10 19 (4.75%) Fortran
11 17 (4.25%) TypeScript
12 16 (4.00%) Go
13 14 (3.50%) Kotlin
14 11 (2.75%) PHP
15 10 (2.50%) RPG
16 7 (1.75%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.25%) Ruby
17 5 (1.25%) Scala
17 5 (1.25%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 86 (21.50%) Degree
2 57 (14.25%) Security Cleared
3 33 (8.25%) Master's Degree
4 26 (6.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (4.75%) PhD
5 19 (4.75%) SC Cleared
6 13 (3.25%) DBS Check
7 12 (3.00%) Azure Certification
8 11 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (2.25%) AWS Certification
10 5 (1.25%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.00%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
11 4 (1.00%) CSPO
11 4 (1.00%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.50%) CBAP
13 2 (0.50%) IIBA
13 2 (0.50%) ISEB
14 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.75%) QA
2 4 (1.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.00%) GDPR
3 2 (0.50%) GxP
3 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.25%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 84 (21.00%) Docker
2 25 (6.25%) Firmware
3 21 (5.25%) Embedded Firmware
4 11 (2.75%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.25%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.50%) HDFS
6 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (8.50%) Kubernetes
2 12 (3.00%) Ansible
3 8 (2.00%) Terraform
4 3 (0.75%) Kibana
5 2 (0.50%) Grafana
5 2 (0.50%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 83 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.75%) IBM
2 47 (11.75%) Red Hat
3 39 (9.75%) Oracle
4 12 (3.00%) SAP
5 11 (2.75%) Nintex
6 8 (2.00%) IFS
7 5 (1.25%) WSO2
8 4 (1.00%) BT
8 4 (1.00%) Google
8 4 (1.00%) Sparx
8 4 (1.00%) Splunk
9 3 (0.75%) Salesforce
10 2 (0.50%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.50%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.50%) Informatica
10 2 (0.50%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.50%) Optimizely
11 1 (0.25%) Thales
11 1 (0.25%) Xamarin