Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 62 74
Rank change year-on-year +27 +12 -6
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 68 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.60% 3.14% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.61% 3.72% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 61 30 26
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.43% +0.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,475 £30,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,375 £54,546
North East median annual salary £45,221 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year +13.05% -5.33% +5.63%

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 893 940 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.61% 84.30% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 781 770 738
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,250 £23,863 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,063 £60,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +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 11 December 2017.

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 11 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +20 52 £55,000 +37.50% 8
Sunderland - 11 £46,000 -
Gateshead - 3 £37,500 -
Hebburn - 1 £28,000 -
SDLC
North East

For the 6 months to 11 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 50 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.06%) .NET
3 29 (42.65%) C#
4 28 (41.18%) Scrum
5 27 (39.71%) Degree
6 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
7 24 (35.29%) Java
8 23 (33.82%) OO
9 21 (30.88%) HTML
10 17 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
11 15 (22.06%) TDD
12 14 (20.59%) HTML5
13 13 (19.12%) Line Management
14 12 (17.65%) SQL
14 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
14 12 (17.65%) Mentoring
14 12 (17.65%) Coaching
14 12 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (16.18%) JIRA
15 11 (16.18%) QA
16 10 (14.71%) Linux
16 10 (14.71%) BDD
17 9 (13.24%) Microservices
17 9 (13.24%) DevOps
17 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
17 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
18 8 (11.76%) Automotive
18 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
18 8 (11.76%) CSS

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 5 (7.35%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Documentum
3 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) SMS
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.41%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) JIRA
2 6 (8.82%) Selenium
3 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.41%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.41%) Ranorex
4 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.94%) JMeter
5 2 (2.94%) JUnit
5 2 (2.94%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.94%) Protractor
5 2 (2.94%) Robot Framework
5 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.94%) TestNG
5 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.47%) Maven
6 1 (1.47%) QUnit
6 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.76%) Automotive
1 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 7 (10.29%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Developer
2 13 (19.12%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (14.71%) C# Developer
3 10 (14.71%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Tester
6 6 (8.82%) Development Team Leader
6 6 (8.82%) Software Tester
6 6 (8.82%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.82%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Development Manager
7 5 (7.35%) Software Manager
8 4 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.06%) .NET
2 21 (30.88%) HTML
3 14 (20.59%) HTML5
4 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
5 8 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 8 (11.76%) CSS
5 8 (11.76%) Web Services
6 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (8.82%) Node.js
8 5 (7.35%) REST
9 4 (5.88%) Backbone.js
9 4 (5.88%) React
10 3 (4.41%) SOAP
11 2 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (2.94%) Spring
11 2 (2.94%) Velocity
11 2 (2.94%) WPF
11 2 (2.94%) XML
12 1 (1.47%) Django
12 1 (1.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (11.76%) FMCG
3 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 6 (8.82%) Windows
3 3 (4.41%) Unix
4 2 (2.94%) Android
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) CentOS
5 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) Scrum
3 23 (33.82%) OO
4 17 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
5 15 (22.06%) TDD
6 13 (19.12%) Line Management
7 12 (17.65%) Coaching
7 12 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 10 (14.71%) BDD
9 9 (13.24%) DevOps
9 9 (13.24%) Microservices
9 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
10 8 (11.76%) Logistics
10 8 (11.76%) Software Testing
10 8 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
11 7 (10.29%) Test Scripting
12 6 (8.82%) SOA
12 6 (8.82%) Software Delivery
13 5 (7.35%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.65%) C#
2 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
3 24 (35.29%) Java
4 12 (17.65%) SQL
5 6 (8.82%) Python
6 5 (7.35%) Ruby
7 4 (5.88%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) Perl
8 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.47%) Go
9 1 (1.47%) R
9 1 (1.47%) Scala
9 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (39.71%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) ISEB
2 3 (4.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (4.41%) Pega
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle
2 2 (2.94%) Progress
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.47%) Telerik