Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Delivery
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 183 226
Rank change year-on-year -28 +43 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Delivery 138 169 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.28% 1.64% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.79% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 110 152 135
South West median annual salary £50,000 £46,875 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -7.83%
10th Percentile £34,675 £31,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £64,251 £76,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.27% - +4.76%

Software Delivery 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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,796 9,451 9,891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.09% 91.62% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8,065 7,765 8,181
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Software Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in the South West

Software Delivery
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Delivery in the South West.

Salary trend for Software Delivery in the South West

Software Delivery
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Delivery in the South West over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Delivery in the South West

Software Delivery
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Delivery within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Bristol -5 58 £52,500 -8.70% 10
Gloucestershire +37 51 £50,000 +1.01% 3
Wiltshire -1 15 £60,000 +9.09%
Somerset +10 8 £44,000 +31.34% 3
Devon +9 4 £36,250 +3.57% 3
Dorset -53 2 - - 1
Software Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT jobs citing Software Delivery 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 South West region with a requirement for Software Delivery.

1 115 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (34.06%) Software Engineering
3 44 (31.88%) SDLC
4 41 (29.71%) Java
5 34 (24.64%) Project Management
6 33 (23.91%) C#
6 33 (23.91%) HTML
6 33 (23.91%) Security Cleared
7 32 (23.19%) JavaScript
7 32 (23.19%) Scrum
8 31 (22.46%) Finance
8 31 (22.46%) SQL
9 30 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (21.01%) Mentoring
11 27 (19.57%) PRINCE2
12 26 (18.84%) .NET
13 24 (17.39%) Web Services
14 23 (16.67%) CSS
14 23 (16.67%) Oracle
14 23 (16.67%) Waterfall
14 23 (16.67%) BDD
15 22 (15.94%) Test Automation
15 22 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (13.77%) C
16 19 (13.77%) XML
16 19 (13.77%) OO
16 19 (13.77%) UML
16 19 (13.77%) Software Architecture
17 18 (13.04%) TDD
17 18 (13.04%) Problem-Solving

Software Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (7.25%) Confluence
1 10 (7.25%) JBoss
2 8 (5.80%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.90%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.45%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) Firewall
1 2 (1.45%) LAN
2 1 (0.72%) Extranet
2 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.25%) MongoDB
1 10 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.35%) Big Data
4 5 (3.62%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.72%) GIS
6 1 (0.72%) MySQL
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (11.59%) JIRA
2 14 (10.14%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.70%) JUnit
4 10 (7.25%) Git (software)
5 9 (6.52%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.07%) Maven
6 7 (5.07%) MSTest
6 7 (5.07%) NUnit
7 6 (4.35%) Selenium
8 5 (3.62%) Appium
8 5 (3.62%) JMeter
8 5 (3.62%) UI Automator
9 4 (2.90%) Bitbucket
10 3 (2.17%) ERwin
10 3 (2.17%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.17%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.17%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (1.45%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.72%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 31 (22.46%) Finance
2 11 (7.97%) Retail
3 7 (5.07%) Banking
4 3 (2.17%) Military
5 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.72%) Billing
6 1 (0.72%) Electronics
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (22.46%) Project Manager
2 24 (17.39%) Software Engineer
3 19 (13.77%) Analyst
4 18 (13.04%) Developer
5 16 (11.59%) Business Analyst
6 13 (9.42%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.70%) Senior Manager
7 12 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
7 12 (8.70%) Test Engineer
8 11 (7.97%) Test Automation Engineer
9 10 (7.25%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (6.52%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
11 8 (5.80%) Agile Business Analyst
12 7 (5.07%) .NET Software Engineer
12 7 (5.07%) Applications Engineer
12 7 (5.07%) Architect
12 7 (5.07%) C# Developer
12 7 (5.07%) C# Software Engineer
12 7 (5.07%) Lead Developer
12 7 (5.07%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (23.91%) HTML
2 26 (18.84%) .NET
3 24 (17.39%) Web Services
4 23 (16.67%) CSS
5 19 (13.77%) XML
6 15 (10.87%) XSLT
7 14 (10.14%) JSF
7 14 (10.14%) RESTful
8 13 (9.42%) jQuery
9 12 (8.70%) Java EE
10 10 (7.25%) AngularJS
10 10 (7.25%) EJB
10 10 (7.25%) Hibernate
11 9 (6.52%) ASP.NET
11 9 (6.52%) PrimeFaces
11 9 (6.52%) REST
11 9 (6.52%) XSD
12 8 (5.80%) EJB 3.0
12 8 (5.80%) JAXB
12 8 (5.80%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (7.25%) User Experience
2 8 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.90%) PMI
5 3 (2.17%) Fintech
6 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.45%) FMCG
6 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.25%) Linux
2 7 (5.07%) Android
2 7 (5.07%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.62%) Windows
4 2 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (34.06%) Software Engineering
3 44 (31.88%) SDLC
4 34 (24.64%) Project Management
5 32 (23.19%) Scrum
6 30 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (21.01%) Mentoring
8 27 (19.57%) PRINCE2
9 23 (16.67%) BDD
9 23 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 22 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (15.94%) Test Automation
11 19 (13.77%) OO
11 19 (13.77%) Software Architecture
11 19 (13.77%) UML
12 18 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (13.04%) TDD
13 17 (12.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (12.32%) Proactive Monitoring
13 17 (12.32%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (29.71%) Java
2 33 (23.91%) C#
3 32 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 31 (22.46%) SQL
5 19 (13.77%) C
6 10 (7.25%) Ruby
7 8 (5.80%) Python
7 8 (5.80%) Scala
7 8 (5.80%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.07%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.35%) Kotlin
10 5 (3.62%) Apple Swift
10 5 (3.62%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.17%) C++
12 2 (1.45%) Perl
13 1 (0.72%) Java 8
13 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (23.91%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.59%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.87%) DV Cleared
4 14 (10.14%) Degree
5 4 (2.90%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.17%) ISEB
7 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) GDPR
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) PMO
Systems Management
1 8 (5.80%) Kibana
1 8 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (2.90%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.17%) Casewise
3 3 (2.17%) SAP
4 2 (1.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.72%) Apple
5 1 (0.72%) Google
5 1 (0.72%) HP
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.72%) Xamarin