Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 27 29
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +6
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 61 57 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 9.12% 8.11% 7.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.97% 9.02% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44 55 81
Suffolk median annual salary £57,500 £43,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.72% +24.64% -13.75%
10th Percentile £34,675 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £57,500 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 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 612 632 1,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 91.48% 89.90% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 457 579 936
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -10.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,450 £23,375
90th Percentile £75,000 £58,750 £57,500
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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 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
Ipswich 0 35 £67,500 +28.57% 2
Bury St Edmunds +1 12 £55,000 +27.91%
Stowmarket +6 4 £40,000 +14.29%
SDLC
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
2 32 (52.46%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (47.54%) .NET
4 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (42.62%) SQL
6 21 (34.43%) Change Control
7 20 (32.79%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (32.79%) Scrum
8 18 (29.51%) Linux
8 18 (29.51%) Red Hat
8 18 (29.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (26.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (24.59%) QA
11 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (21.31%) C#
12 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
12 12 (19.67%) C
12 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
12 12 (19.67%) Windows
12 12 (19.67%) CRM
12 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
12 12 (19.67%) DNS
12 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
12 12 (19.67%) Finance
12 12 (19.67%) Dynamics CRM
12 12 (19.67%) DV Cleared
12 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
12 12 (19.67%) WCF
12 12 (19.67%) Degree
12 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) DNS
1 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.84%) Firewall
3 4 (6.56%) DSL
4 2 (3.28%) DHCP
4 2 (3.28%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.28%) IPsec
4 2 (3.28%) Network Security
4 2 (3.28%) SAN
4 2 (3.28%) VoIP
4 2 (3.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) SQLPlus
3 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database
3 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.28%) Big Data
4 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (13.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (13.11%) ClearCase
2 8 (13.11%) ClearQuest
2 8 (13.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.11%) Selenium
2 8 (13.11%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.28%) Burp Suite
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Legal
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) Analyst
3 12 (19.67%) Test Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Backend Developer
6 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Configuration Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Scrum Master
7 4 (6.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Angular Developer
8 3 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) C# WCF Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 3 (4.92%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (4.92%) HTML Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Release and Configuration Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Release Manager
8 3 (4.92%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) .NET
2 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 12 (19.67%) WCF
3 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
4 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
4 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
4 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (13.11%) CSS
5 6 (9.84%) HTML
5 6 (9.84%) HTML5
5 6 (9.84%) Kendo UI
6 2 (3.28%) Entity Framework
6 2 (3.28%) J2EE
6 2 (3.28%) jQuery
6 2 (3.28%) LINQ
6 2 (3.28%) Silverlight
6 2 (3.28%) WPF
7 1 (1.64%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 32 (52.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.11%) User Experience
3 4 (6.56%) CMDB
3 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.56%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.28%) PKI
5 2 (3.28%) Reinsurance
5 2 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Linux
1 18 (29.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (19.67%) Windows
3 8 (13.11%) CentOS
3 8 (13.11%) Unix
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) Change Control
3 20 (32.79%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (32.79%) Scrum
4 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (19.67%) CRM
4 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
5 11 (18.03%) OO
5 11 (18.03%) OOD
6 10 (16.39%) Continuous Deployment
6 10 (16.39%) DevOps
6 10 (16.39%) Server Building
6 10 (16.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (14.75%) Configuration Management
7 9 (14.75%) ITIL
8 8 (13.11%) CMMI
8 8 (13.11%) MVC
8 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
8 8 (13.11%) Proactive Management
8 8 (13.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) SQL
2 13 (21.31%) C#
3 12 (19.67%) C
3 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
4 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.11%) Bash Shell
5 8 (13.11%) Python
6 5 (8.20%) Java
7 2 (3.28%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
1 12 (19.67%) DV Cleared
1 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (13.11%) CCNA
3 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (8.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.28%) CISA
6 2 (3.28%) CISM
6 2 (3.28%) CISSP
6 2 (3.28%) ISEB
6 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) QA
2 4 (6.56%) SLA
3 2 (3.28%) HIPAA
3 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (3.28%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
2 18 (29.51%) Red Hat
3 8 (13.11%) HP
3 8 (13.11%) IBM
3 8 (13.11%) Oracle
4 5 (8.20%) Capita
5 2 (3.28%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco
5 2 (3.28%) TOWER Software
5 2 (3.28%) VMware