Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 15 28
Rank change year-on-year -22 +13 +36
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 32 127 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.93% 13.38% 7.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 15.08% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 115 57
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% -2.70%
10th Percentile £32,050 £26,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 473 842 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 87.59% 88.72% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 438 727 663
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,100
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Suffolk

SDLC
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Suffolk

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Suffolk over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Suffolk

SDLC
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. 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
Ipswich -7 29 £40,000 +15.94% 2
Woodbridge +2 1 £34,000 -20.00%
Stowmarket -8 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Bury St Edmunds -10 1 £35,000 -18.60%
SDLC
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 15 (46.88%) Business Analysis
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) Retail
4 10 (31.25%) Workflow
4 10 (31.25%) Use Case
4 10 (31.25%) BPMN
4 10 (31.25%) Workflow Analysis
5 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (28.13%) MS Visio
6 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (21.88%) QA
8 6 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (18.75%) ITIL
9 5 (15.63%) OO
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
9 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
9 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
9 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
10 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 4 (12.50%) Project Management
10 4 (12.50%) Finance
10 4 (12.50%) C#
10 4 (12.50%) SQL
11 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (28.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon QuickSight
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.13%) Looker
3 1 (3.13%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
1 1 (3.13%) VersionOne
General
1 11 (34.38%) Retail
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Process Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.13%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) PMI
3 1 (3.13%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Business Analysis
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) BPMN
3 10 (31.25%) Use Case
3 10 (31.25%) Workflow
3 10 (31.25%) Workflow Analysis
4 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
7 5 (15.63%) OO
7 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) C#
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C
2 2 (6.25%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) APMP
4 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.13%) PMP
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.13%) CA Agile Central