Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 43 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13 -12
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 6 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 2.46% 4.70% 8.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 4.88% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 12
Swansea median annual salary £65,493 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.73% -1.23% +24.62%
10th Percentile £26,725 £29,375 £27,625
90th Percentile £68,760 £44,375 £46,825
West Wales median annual salary £65,493 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +63.73% -1.23% +24.62%

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 Swansea with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 239 369 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 97.95% 96.34% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 227 353 123
Swansea median annual salary £39,301 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.15% +9.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,405 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £47,000
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,210 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.74% +7.23% +7.65%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Swansea

SDLC
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Swansea

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Swansea over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Swansea region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Intranet
2 2 (33.33%) Extranet
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Extranet
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Principal Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Product Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Product Owner
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Qt
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Numerical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft