The median annual salary for a Software Development Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Development Analyst
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 892 902
Rank change year-on-year +66 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Analyst 57 31 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.031% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.033% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 48 26 66
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £31,250 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £47,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Development Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Software Development Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Analyst in the UK

Software Development Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Analyst.

Salary trend for Software Development Analyst in the UK

Software Development Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Development Analyst over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Development Analyst in the UK

Software Development Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +75 53 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 19 £55,000 -
Halifax - 18 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 18 £55,000 -
South East +51 8 £37,500 -
London +32 8 £40,000 - 1
East of England +4 6 £36,500 -2.66%
Hertfordshire +3 6 £36,500 +4.28%
Borehamwood - 6 £36,500 -
East Midlands +18 4 £65,000 +44.44%
West Midlands +12 4 £45,000 +63.63%
Nottinghamshire +5 4 £65,000 +44.44%
Nottingham +5 4 £65,000 +44.44%
Birmingham - 4 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 £43,500 - 2
Scotland - 4 £43,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +17 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire +4 2 £41,250 +3.12%
Manchester -34 2 £30,000 -33.33% 1
North West -49 2 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Oxford - 2 £30,000 -
City of London - 2 £25,000 -
Milton Keynes -1 1 £47,500 +18.75%
North East - 1 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 -
Devon - 1 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £70,000 -

Software Development Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Software Development Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Software Development Analyst in the job title.

1 90 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (57.02%) Finance
3 53 (46.49%) Scrum
4 52 (45.61%) CRM
5 49 (42.98%) Waterfall
6 48 (42.11%) User Stories
7 45 (39.47%) Business Transformation
8 40 (35.09%) Kanban
9 39 (34.21%) Mobile App
10 38 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 38 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 33 (28.95%) Business Analysis
12 29 (25.44%) SDLC
13 20 (17.54%) Retail
14 18 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (15.79%) .NET
15 17 (14.91%) Degree
15 17 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (13.16%) UML
17 13 (11.40%) C#
18 12 (10.53%) Java
18 12 (10.53%) Use Case
18 12 (10.53%) Software Delivery
19 11 (9.65%) Business Process Analysis
19 11 (9.65%) XML
20 10 (8.77%) GAP Analysis
20 10 (8.77%) QA
20 10 (8.77%) JSON
21 9 (7.89%) JIRA
21 9 (7.89%) Technical Architecture

Software Development Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (5.26%) JBoss
1 6 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.88%) Confluence
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.88%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.88%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.26%) MySQL
3 3 (2.63%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.89%) JIRA
2 6 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.88%) Liquibase
General
1 65 (57.02%) Finance
2 20 (17.54%) Retail
3 8 (7.02%) Banking
3 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.14%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.26%) Law
5 6 (5.26%) Legal
6 3 (2.63%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.88%) Automotive
7 1 (0.88%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.79%) .NET
2 11 (9.65%) XML
3 10 (8.77%) JSON
4 6 (5.26%) CSS
4 6 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 6 (5.26%) HTML
4 6 (5.26%) J2EE
4 6 (5.26%) JBoss Seam
4 6 (5.26%) Spring
4 6 (5.26%) Struts
4 6 (5.26%) Web Services
4 6 (5.26%) XHTML
4 6 (5.26%) XSLT
5 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.88%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (34.21%) Mobile App
2 17 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.26%) User Experience
4 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.63%) Fintech
4 3 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.63%) Xbox
5 1 (0.88%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (46.49%) Scrum
3 52 (45.61%) CRM
4 49 (42.98%) Waterfall
5 48 (42.11%) User Stories
6 45 (39.47%) Business Transformation
7 40 (35.09%) Kanban
8 38 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 38 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 33 (28.95%) Business Analysis
10 29 (25.44%) SDLC
11 18 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (13.16%) UML
13 12 (10.53%) Software Delivery
13 12 (10.53%) Use Case
14 11 (9.65%) Business Process Analysis
15 10 (8.77%) GAP Analysis
16 9 (7.89%) Project Management
16 9 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
17 8 (7.02%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.40%) C#
2 12 (10.53%) Java
3 6 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (0.88%) ABAP
4 1 (0.88%) PHP
4 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (14.91%) Degree
2 9 (7.89%) ISEB
3 3 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.75%) CBAP
4 2 (1.75%) IIBA
4 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.02%) Oracle
3 4 (3.51%) iManage
3 4 (3.51%) Interwoven
3 4 (3.51%) SAP
4 1 (0.88%) Facebook
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