Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 37 61
Rank change year-on-year -11 +24 +14
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 99 79 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.40% 6.29% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.29% 7.19% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 95 102 68
Southampton median annual salary £36,500 £53,750 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.09% +31.90% +11.64%
10th Percentile £25,100 £30,513 £30,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £61,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +12.50%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,575 1,098 1,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 85.97% 87.49% 84.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,426 957 1,152
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +6.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,150 £25,625
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,750 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Southampton

SDLC
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDLC in Southampton.

Salary trend for SDLC in Southampton

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Southampton over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 71 (71.72%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (63.64%) SQL
3 60 (60.61%) JavaScript
4 58 (58.59%) Scrum
5 52 (52.53%) HTML
5 52 (52.53%) CSS
6 44 (44.44%) TDD
7 43 (43.43%) OO
8 38 (38.38%) Retail
9 37 (37.37%) PHP
10 35 (35.35%) LAMP
11 34 (34.34%) Git (software)
12 32 (32.32%) C#
13 31 (31.31%) Linux
13 31 (31.31%) OOP
13 31 (31.31%) PostgreSQL
13 31 (31.31%) Subversion
13 31 (31.31%) PHP 7
14 26 (26.26%) Windows
15 25 (25.25%) Microsoft
16 24 (24.24%) MVC
17 22 (22.22%) T-SQL
17 22 (22.22%) Test Automation
18 21 (21.21%) .NET
18 21 (21.21%) Test Scripting
19 20 (20.20%) Performance Testing
19 20 (20.20%) Kanban
19 20 (20.20%) Web Development
19 20 (20.20%) Regression Testing
19 20 (20.20%) User Experience

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 7 (7.07%) CMS
2 4 (4.04%) IIS
3 3 (3.03%) EPiServer
3 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.01%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) GitHub
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.02%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.31%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.01%) MySQL
4 1 (1.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 34 (34.34%) Git (software)
2 31 (31.31%) Subversion
3 19 (19.19%) Selenium
4 14 (14.14%) SoapUI
5 5 (5.05%) JIRA
6 4 (4.04%) Jasmine
6 4 (4.04%) Mocha
6 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.02%) Gradle
8 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (38.38%) Retail
2 14 (14.14%) Back Office
3 3 (3.03%) Electronics
3 3 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.01%) Games
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (57.58%) Developer
2 26 (26.26%) PHP Developer
3 17 (17.17%) Test Engineer
4 16 (16.16%) Software Test Engineer
5 14 (14.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 13 (13.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (10.10%) .NET Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) Desktop Support
9 7 (7.07%) Test Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) Junior
10 5 (5.05%) QA Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) QA Test Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Automation Test Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Desktop Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Junior Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Manual Test Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) QA Automation Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Web Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (52.53%) CSS
1 52 (52.53%) HTML
2 35 (35.35%) LAMP
3 21 (21.21%) .NET
4 16 (16.16%) AngularJS
4 16 (16.16%) Laravel
5 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET
5 15 (15.15%) Behat
5 15 (15.15%) HTML5
5 15 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (15.15%) XHTML
6 13 (13.13%) SVG
7 5 (5.05%) .NET Framework
7 5 (5.05%) Ajax
7 5 (5.05%) jQuery
8 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (4.04%) Symfony
9 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (3.03%) Web Services
9 3 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) User Experience
2 15 (15.15%) BBC
3 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.03%) Internet of Things
4 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.02%) EPoS
6 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.01%) FMCG
6 1 (1.01%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.31%) Linux
2 26 (26.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (71.72%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (58.59%) Scrum
3 44 (44.44%) TDD
4 43 (43.43%) OO
5 31 (31.31%) OOP
6 24 (24.24%) MVC
7 22 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 21 (21.21%) Test Scripting
9 20 (20.20%) Kanban
9 20 (20.20%) Performance Testing
9 20 (20.20%) Regression Testing
9 20 (20.20%) Web Development
10 19 (19.19%) OO PHP
11 18 (18.18%) Mobile Development
12 17 (17.17%) Exploratory Testing
12 17 (17.17%) Software Testing
13 15 (15.15%) BDD
13 15 (15.15%) Unit Testing
14 13 (13.13%) Front End Development
14 13 (13.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 63 (63.64%) SQL
2 60 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 37 (37.37%) PHP
4 32 (32.32%) C#
5 31 (31.31%) PHP 7
6 22 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.04%) Java
8 3 (3.03%) C++
8 3 (3.03%) Python
8 3 (3.03%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.02%) Groovy
9 2 (2.02%) Ruby
10 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (17.17%) ISEB
2 6 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.04%) Degree
3 4 (4.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (25.25%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.19%) Zend
3 15 (15.15%) Sony
3 15 (15.15%) Twitter
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle
4 3 (3.03%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.01%) SAP