Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Development Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1132 1160 1216
Rank change year-on-year +28 +56 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Analyst 79 62 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.033% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.034% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 69 62 92
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £35,250 £35,050 £35,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £69,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.41% +6.25% +0.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Software Development Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Software Development Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Development Analyst in the UK

Software Development Analyst
Top 12 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 6 months to 24 November 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
England +53 71 £38,500 -3.75% 3
UK excluding London +70 69 £38,500 -9.41% 3
North of England +20 22 £42,500 +13.33% 1
East of England +23 21 £36,500 -8.75%
North West -14 13 £38,500 -6.67% 1
South East +59 10 £47,500 +5.56% 1
London +2 10 £60,000 +50.00%
Yorkshire +24 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Scotland - 8 £43,500 -
Midlands +23 4 £43,750 -5.91% 1
South West +22 4 £37,500 -26.83%
West Midlands - 4 £43,750 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 41 (51.90%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.24%) Manufacturing
3 30 (37.97%) CRM
4 29 (36.71%) Finance
5 28 (35.44%) Retail
6 26 (32.91%) SDLC
6 26 (32.91%) XML
6 26 (32.91%) Java
6 26 (32.91%) Oracle
7 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
8 24 (30.38%) HTML
8 24 (30.38%) XSLT
8 24 (30.38%) CSS
8 24 (30.38%) OO
9 23 (29.11%) Use Case
10 22 (27.85%) Oracle Forms
10 22 (27.85%) Regression Testing
10 22 (27.85%) Test Automation
10 22 (27.85%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (26.58%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (26.58%) DevOps
11 21 (26.58%) Oracle EBS
11 21 (26.58%) Tomcat
11 21 (26.58%) XHTML
11 21 (26.58%) JBoss
11 21 (26.58%) Struts
11 21 (26.58%) Web Services
11 21 (26.58%) J2EE
11 21 (26.58%) MySQL
11 21 (26.58%) Stress Testing

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 21 (26.58%) JBoss
1 21 (26.58%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.80%) CMS
2 3 (3.80%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.27%) Apache
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (27.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (26.58%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Internet
1 2 (2.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 21 (26.58%) MySQL
3 3 (3.80%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.27%) HBase
4 1 (1.27%) Parquet
4 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (27.85%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.53%) JIRA
2 2 (2.53%) Liquibase
3 1 (1.27%) Selenium
3 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (39.24%) Manufacturing
2 29 (36.71%) Finance
3 28 (35.44%) Retail
4 10 (12.66%) Electronics
4 10 (12.66%) Marketing
4 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.53%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.27%) Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.91%) XML
2 24 (30.38%) CSS
2 24 (30.38%) HTML
2 24 (30.38%) XSLT
3 21 (26.58%) Hibernate
3 21 (26.58%) J2EE
3 21 (26.58%) JBoss Seam
3 21 (26.58%) JSON
3 21 (26.58%) Spring
3 21 (26.58%) Struts
3 21 (26.58%) Web Services
3 21 (26.58%) XHTML
4 13 (16.46%) .NET
5 3 (3.80%) Middleware
6 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Avro
7 1 (1.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.80%) e-Learning
2 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.53%) Bitcoin
3 2 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.53%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.90%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) CRM
3 26 (32.91%) SDLC
4 24 (30.38%) OO
5 23 (29.11%) Use Case
6 22 (27.85%) Regression Testing
6 22 (27.85%) Test Automation
7 21 (26.58%) DevOps
7 21 (26.58%) Multithreading
7 21 (26.58%) Stress Testing
8 18 (22.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (18.99%) Business Analysis
10 14 (17.72%) Scrum
11 12 (15.19%) Data Modelling
12 11 (13.92%) Analytics
12 11 (13.92%) Customer Insight
12 11 (13.92%) User Stories
13 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (12.66%) Digital Marketing
13 10 (12.66%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) Java
2 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 10 (12.66%) C#
4 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.80%) PHP
4 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.27%) C
5 1 (1.27%) C++
5 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Oracle
2 10 (12.66%) SAP
3 3 (3.80%) BMC
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) ForgeRock
4 1 (1.27%) Sitecore