Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 38 53
Rank change year-on-year -6 +15 +39
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 94 86 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.90% 6.43% 5.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.85% 7.52% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 85 84 74
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,500 £30,000 £29,450
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £69,250
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 1372 1143 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.07% 85.49% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1006 1079
Southampton median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.06% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Southampton

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing SDLC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 72 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (70.21%) Scrum
3 63 (67.02%) JavaScript
4 61 (64.89%) CSS
4 61 (64.89%) HTML
5 56 (59.57%) SQL
6 46 (48.94%) Retail
7 39 (41.49%) TDD
8 38 (40.43%) OO
9 36 (38.30%) Git (software)
10 31 (32.98%) C#
10 31 (32.98%) PHP
11 30 (31.91%) LAMP
12 29 (30.85%) PostgreSQL
12 29 (30.85%) Windows
12 29 (30.85%) Linux
12 29 (30.85%) OOP
12 29 (30.85%) Subversion
12 29 (30.85%) PHP 7
13 27 (28.72%) Kanban
13 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
14 24 (25.53%) T-SQL
14 24 (25.53%) MVC
14 24 (25.53%) Web Development
15 23 (24.47%) AngularJS
16 20 (21.28%) Software Testing
16 20 (21.28%) Test Automation
16 20 (21.28%) Back Office
16 20 (21.28%) SVG
16 20 (21.28%) HTML5

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 8 (8.51%) IIS
2 5 (5.32%) CMS
3 4 (4.26%) Apache Solr
3 4 (4.26%) Commerce Server
3 4 (4.26%) Commerce Server 2007
3 4 (4.26%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.06%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) GitHub
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.85%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.06%) MySQL
4 1 (1.06%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 36 (38.30%) Git (software)
2 29 (30.85%) Subversion
3 17 (18.09%) Selenium
4 15 (15.96%) SoapUI
5 8 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.06%) JIRA
7 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (48.94%) Retail
2 20 (21.28%) Back Office
3 3 (3.19%) Electronics
4 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (53.19%) Developer
2 21 (22.34%) Test Engineer
3 20 (21.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 19 (20.21%) Software Test Engineer
5 17 (18.09%) PHP Developer
6 11 (11.70%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 7 (7.45%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Junior
9 4 (4.26%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (2.13%) Analyst
11 2 (2.13%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.13%) Test Analyst
11 2 (2.13%) Windows Engineer
12 1 (1.06%) Agile Project Manager
12 1 (1.06%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 1 (1.06%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (64.89%) CSS
1 61 (64.89%) HTML
2 30 (31.91%) LAMP
3 23 (24.47%) AngularJS
4 20 (21.28%) HTML5
4 20 (21.28%) SVG
5 16 (17.02%) Behat
5 16 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 16 (17.02%) XHTML
6 14 (14.89%) .NET
7 13 (13.83%) Laravel
8 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET
9 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (5.32%) Ajax
10 5 (5.32%) jQuery
10 5 (5.32%) Web Services
10 5 (5.32%) XML
11 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (4.26%) WCF
11 4 (4.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) User Experience
2 16 (17.02%) BBC
3 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.06%) EPoS
4 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.85%) Linux
1 29 (30.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (70.21%) Scrum
3 39 (41.49%) TDD
4 38 (40.43%) OO
5 29 (30.85%) OOP
6 27 (28.72%) Kanban
7 24 (25.53%) MVC
7 24 (25.53%) Web Development
8 20 (21.28%) Front End Development
8 20 (21.28%) Mobile Development
8 20 (21.28%) Software Testing
8 20 (21.28%) Test Automation
8 20 (21.28%) Wireframes
9 19 (20.21%) Exploratory Testing
9 19 (20.21%) Test Scripting
10 18 (19.15%) Performance Testing
10 18 (19.15%) Regression Testing
11 17 (18.09%) OO PHP
11 17 (18.09%) Software Engineering
12 16 (17.02%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 63 (67.02%) JavaScript
2 56 (59.57%) SQL
3 31 (32.98%) C#
3 31 (32.98%) PHP
4 29 (30.85%) PHP 7
5 24 (25.53%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.19%) C++
6 3 (3.19%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.13%) Python
7 2 (2.13%) Ruby
8 1 (1.06%) Java
8 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (20.21%) ISEB
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.19%) Degree
4 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.09%) Zend
3 16 (17.02%) Sony
3 16 (17.02%) Twitter
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle