Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 39 51
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 +3
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 80 76 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.10% 6.20% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 6.90% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 71 94 83
Southampton median annual salary £33,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.47% +18.75% -0.62%
10th Percentile £29,250 £30,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £54,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% -0.56%

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 1,402 1,101 1,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 89.36% 89.80% 82.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,262 1,004 1,185
Southampton median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,075 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 69 (86.25%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (52.50%) C#
3 38 (47.50%) SQL
4 36 (45.00%) .NET
5 31 (38.75%) ASP.NET
5 31 (38.75%) JavaScript
5 31 (38.75%) Scrum
6 30 (37.50%) TDD
7 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
8 26 (32.50%) MVC
8 26 (32.50%) Retail
9 24 (30.00%) OO
10 23 (28.75%) CSS
11 22 (27.50%) HTML
12 19 (23.75%) Microsoft
12 19 (23.75%) Xamarin
13 18 (22.50%) PHP
14 17 (21.25%) T-SQL
14 17 (21.25%) Mobile Development
15 16 (20.00%) CMS
15 16 (20.00%) LAMP
15 16 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 15 (18.75%) Web Development
16 15 (18.75%) Test Automation
16 15 (18.75%) Windows
16 15 (18.75%) BDD
17 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (17.50%) Linux
17 14 (17.50%) OOP
17 14 (17.50%) Internet

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 16 (20.00%) CMS
2 13 (16.25%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) SaaS
3 2 (2.50%) GitHub
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.25%) IaaS
4 1 (1.25%) PaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.50%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.25%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Git (software)
1 13 (16.25%) Selenium
1 13 (16.25%) Subversion
2 8 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 6 (7.50%) JIRA
4 4 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.00%) Mocha
5 2 (2.50%) Gradle
6 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 26 (32.50%) Retail
2 5 (6.25%) Back Office
3 3 (3.75%) Finance
4 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (57.50%) Developer
2 29 (36.25%) .NET Developer
3 17 (21.25%) Desktop Support
4 13 (16.25%) PHP Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Analyst
6 9 (11.25%) Test Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Junior
7 7 (8.75%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Junior .NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Junior Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Test Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (6.25%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Manual Test Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) QA Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) QA Automation Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (45.00%) .NET
2 31 (38.75%) ASP.NET
3 23 (28.75%) CSS
4 22 (27.50%) HTML
5 16 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 16 (20.00%) LAMP
6 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (17.50%) WPF
7 13 (16.25%) Universal Windows Platform
8 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (10.00%) AngularJS
9 8 (10.00%) Behat
9 8 (10.00%) HTML5
9 8 (10.00%) jQuery
9 8 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (10.00%) Web Services
9 8 (10.00%) XHTML
10 5 (6.25%) Laravel
11 3 (3.75%) Entity Framework
11 3 (3.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Internet of Things
1 13 (16.25%) Mobile App
2 10 (12.50%) User Experience
3 8 (10.00%) BBC
4 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.75%) EPoS
6 3 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.50%) FMCG
7 2 (2.50%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Windows
2 14 (17.50%) Linux
3 1 (1.25%) CentOS
3 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (86.25%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.75%) Scrum
3 30 (37.50%) TDD
4 26 (32.50%) MVC
5 24 (30.00%) OO
6 17 (21.25%) Mobile Development
7 15 (18.75%) BDD
7 15 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 15 (18.75%) Web Development
8 14 (17.50%) OOP
8 14 (17.50%) Test Scripting
9 13 (16.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (15.00%) Performance Testing
10 12 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (15.00%) Regression Testing
11 11 (13.75%) OO PHP
12 10 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (12.50%) Kanban
13 9 (11.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (52.50%) C#
2 38 (47.50%) SQL
3 31 (38.75%) JavaScript
4 18 (22.50%) PHP
5 17 (21.25%) T-SQL
6 13 (16.25%) PHP 7
7 6 (7.50%) Java
8 4 (5.00%) Python
9 2 (2.50%) Groovy
9 2 (2.50%) Java 8
9 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.50%) Ruby
10 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) ISEB
2 5 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.25%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Ansible
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.25%) Packer
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
1 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Microsoft
1 19 (23.75%) Xamarin
2 11 (13.75%) Zend
3 8 (10.00%) Sony
3 8 (10.00%) Twitter
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle
5 2 (2.50%) SAP
6 1 (1.25%) Google
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat