The median annual salary for a Software Development Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 806 909 906
Rank change year-on-year +103 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Analyst 58 40 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.039% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.040% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 53 37 40
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,300 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -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 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +107 58 £50,000 +42.85% 2
West Yorkshire +42 20 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire +30 20 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Halifax - 20 £50,000 - 1
London +80 10 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South East +70 10 £42,500 -5.55%
South West - 7 £50,000 -
East of England +30 5 £38,000 +52.00%
Ipswich +39 4 £38,000 -5.00%
Suffolk +35 4 £38,000 -5.00%
Nottingham +12 4 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire +8 4 £55,000 -
East Midlands +7 4 £55,000 -
Bristol - 4 £50,000 -
City of London +53 3 £65,500 +45.55% 1
Berkshire +41 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Reading +38 2 £50,000 +17.64%
West Midlands +28 2 £36,250 +11.53%
Devon - 2 £28,750 -
Herefordshire - 2 £36,250 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £42,500 -
Exeter - 2 £28,750 -
Farnborough - 2 £43,750 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £43,750 -
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £36,250 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 65 (85.53%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (57.89%) Finance
3 30 (39.47%) Scrum
4 29 (38.16%) User Stories
5 27 (35.53%) Business Analysis
6 26 (34.21%) Waterfall
7 23 (30.26%) Business Transformation
8 21 (27.63%) Mobile App
8 21 (27.63%) SDLC
9 20 (26.32%) CRM
9 20 (26.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 20 (26.32%) Kanban
10 17 (22.37%) .NET
10 17 (22.37%) UML
11 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
13 13 (17.11%) C#
14 12 (15.79%) Software Delivery
14 12 (15.79%) Use Case
14 12 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (15.79%) Degree
14 12 (15.79%) Business Process Analysis
15 11 (14.47%) GAP Analysis
15 11 (14.47%) Retail
16 10 (13.16%) Telecoms
16 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (11.84%) Banking
18 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
18 8 (10.53%) Wireframes
19 7 (9.21%) Java

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 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) MS Project
2 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.63%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.32%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.32%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) SAP HANA
1 2 (2.63%) Spotfire
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) JIRA
General
1 44 (57.89%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Retail
3 10 (13.16%) Telecoms
4 9 (11.84%) Banking
5 4 (5.26%) Legal
6 3 (3.95%) Automotive
7 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.63%) Law
8 1 (1.32%) Games
8 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.37%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) JSON
2 3 (3.95%) XML
3 2 (2.63%) HTML
3 2 (2.63%) HTML5
3 2 (2.63%) J2EE
3 2 (2.63%) Node.js
3 2 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.32%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Mobile App
2 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) Xbox
4 4 (5.26%) User Experience
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) Fintech
6 1 (1.32%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (85.53%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (39.47%) Scrum
3 29 (38.16%) User Stories
4 27 (35.53%) Business Analysis
5 26 (34.21%) Waterfall
6 23 (30.26%) Business Transformation
7 21 (27.63%) SDLC
8 20 (26.32%) CRM
8 20 (26.32%) Kanban
8 20 (26.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 17 (22.37%) UML
10 12 (15.79%) Business Process Analysis
10 12 (15.79%) Software Delivery
10 12 (15.79%) Use Case
10 12 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (14.47%) GAP Analysis
12 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (10.53%) Wireframes
14 7 (9.21%) Technical Architecture
15 5 (6.58%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) C#
2 7 (9.21%) Java
3 3 (3.95%) SQL
4 2 (2.63%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.32%) ABAP
5 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) ISEB
3 2 (2.63%) CBAP
3 2 (2.63%) IIBA
3 2 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) SAP
3 2 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (2.63%) Tableau
4 1 (1.32%) Facebook
Flintshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £63000 - £68000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 27 days ago