Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 63 52
Rank change year-on-year +29 -11 +24
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 81 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.25% 2.79% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.03% 3.36% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 63 27 42
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £32,750 £29,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,750 £53,750
North East median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +1.27%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,153 833 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.90% 82.97% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,012 699 769
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £24,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,950 £58,787
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Tyne and Wear

SDLC
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Tyne and Wear

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Tyne and Wear

SDLC
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +22 74 £50,000 +21.21% 11
Sunderland - 3 £22,500 -
Gateshead - 3 £37,500 - 1
Hebburn - 1 £28,000 -
SDLC
North East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 70 (86.42%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (60.49%) .NET
3 41 (50.62%) C#
3 41 (50.62%) Degree
4 40 (49.38%) Java
5 38 (46.91%) HTML
6 36 (44.44%) OO
7 34 (41.98%) JavaScript
8 31 (38.27%) Scrum
9 28 (34.57%) Software Engineering
10 27 (33.33%) HTML5
11 23 (28.40%) SQL
12 21 (25.93%) Test Automation
13 20 (24.69%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (23.46%) TDD
15 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
15 16 (19.75%) AngularJS
16 15 (18.52%) Mentoring
16 15 (18.52%) Microservices
16 15 (18.52%) Open Source
16 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET
17 14 (17.28%) Node.js
18 13 (16.05%) React
18 13 (16.05%) BDD
18 13 (16.05%) CSS
19 11 (13.58%) MVC
19 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
19 11 (13.58%) Software Delivery
19 11 (13.58%) Coaching
19 11 (13.58%) Line Management

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (4.94%) Confluence
2 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.23%) Documentum
3 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.41%) SaaS
4 1 (1.23%) IaaS
4 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) HTTP
1 1 (1.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 9 (11.11%) JIRA
1 9 (11.11%) Selenium
2 7 (8.64%) Jasmine
2 7 (8.64%) JUnit
2 7 (8.64%) Protractor
2 7 (8.64%) TestNG
3 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.47%) JMeter
3 2 (2.47%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.47%) Ranorex
3 2 (2.47%) Robot Framework
3 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.23%) git-flow
4 1 (1.23%) Gradle
4 1 (1.23%) Maven
4 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.64%) Retail
2 3 (3.70%) Automotive
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Games
3 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (48.15%) Developer
2 22 (27.16%) .NET Developer
3 18 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 15 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (18.52%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Senior Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Test Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Lead Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Lead .NET Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Lead C# Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Tester
8 5 (6.17%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.94%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Development Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Software Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (60.49%) .NET
2 38 (46.91%) HTML
3 27 (33.33%) HTML5
4 16 (19.75%) AngularJS
5 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 14 (17.28%) Node.js
7 13 (16.05%) CSS
7 13 (16.05%) React
8 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (9.88%) REST
10 7 (8.64%) Web Services
11 6 (7.41%) Spring
12 5 (6.17%) .NET Framework
12 5 (6.17%) Backbone.js
12 5 (6.17%) RESTful
13 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 4 (4.94%) Code First Entity Framework
13 4 (4.94%) Entity Framework
13 4 (4.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.94%) Social Network
3 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.47%) User Experience
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) FMCG
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Unix
4 2 (2.47%) Android
5 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.23%) CentOS
5 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (86.42%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (44.44%) OO
3 31 (38.27%) Scrum
4 28 (34.57%) Software Engineering
5 21 (25.93%) Test Automation
6 19 (23.46%) TDD
7 15 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 15 (18.52%) Microservices
7 15 (18.52%) Open Source
8 13 (16.05%) BDD
9 11 (13.58%) Coaching
9 11 (13.58%) Line Management
9 11 (13.58%) MVC
9 11 (13.58%) Software Delivery
10 9 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (11.11%) DevOps
11 7 (8.64%) Context-Driven Testing
11 7 (8.64%) SOA
12 6 (7.41%) Software Testing
12 6 (7.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.62%) C#
2 40 (49.38%) Java
3 34 (41.98%) JavaScript
4 23 (28.40%) SQL
5 9 (11.11%) Ruby
6 5 (6.17%) Python
6 5 (6.17%) Scala
7 4 (4.94%) VB
7 4 (4.94%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.70%) C++
9 2 (2.47%) Perl
9 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.23%) Go
10 1 (1.23%) R
10 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (50.62%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) ISEB
2 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) Pega
3 4 (4.94%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.47%) Progress
4 2 (2.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.23%) Telerik