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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 60 47 64
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17 -6
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 62 61 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.13% 5.26% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 5.55% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 33
10th Percentile £40,875 - £38,750
25th Percentile £55,222 £38,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,250 £47,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +50.00% -9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £51,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £96,500 £83,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £58,750 £50,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year +17.50% -1.48% -2.40%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,371 1,099 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 91.40% 94.74% 92.83%
Number of salaries quoted 665 740 735
10th Percentile £32,200 £32,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £61,375 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing SDLC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in West Sussex

SDLC
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SDLC in West Sussex.

Salary trend for SDLC in West Sussex

SDLC
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing SDLC in West Sussex over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Salary histogram for SDLC in West Sussex

SDLC
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Crawley +6 32 £73,750 -10.61% 2
Worthing -18 5 £62,500 +38.89%
Gatwick - 5 - -
Burgess Hill - 2 £46,000 -
Horsham +1 1 £72,500 +52.63% 1
SDLC
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 35 (56.45%) Finance
2 26 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (35.48%) Agile
4 18 (29.03%) SQL
5 16 (25.81%) Scrum
6 14 (22.58%) Project Management
6 14 (22.58%) Azure
7 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
7 13 (20.97%) Coaching
7 13 (20.97%) Social Skills
8 12 (19.35%) Test Automation
8 12 (19.35%) .NET
9 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
9 11 (17.74%) Java
9 11 (17.74%) C#
9 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
9 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
10 10 (16.13%) User Stories
10 10 (16.13%) CI/CD
10 10 (16.13%) Degree
11 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
11 9 (14.52%) ITIL
12 8 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (12.90%) Analytics
12 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (12.90%) Financial Institution
12 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.90%) Web Development
13 7 (11.29%) Validation
13 7 (11.29%) JIRA

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (1.61%) Confluence
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.61%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.58%) Azure
2 5 (8.06%) AWS
2 5 (8.06%) Power Platform
3 4 (6.45%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (6.45%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 4 (6.45%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (6.45%) GCP
4 2 (3.23%) SaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (1.61%) Azure AKS
5 1 (1.61%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (1.61%) GitHub
5 1 (1.61%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) DSL
2 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.06%) Power BI
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.84%) Hazelcast
4 3 (4.84%) MySQL
4 3 (4.84%) Tableau
5 2 (3.23%) BigQuery
5 2 (3.23%) Looker
6 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.61%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.61%) QlikView
6 1 (1.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.29%) JIRA
3 5 (8.06%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (6.45%) Postman
4 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.84%) git-flow
5 3 (4.84%) Selenium
5 3 (4.84%) SpecFlow
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.61%) PyCharm
6 1 (1.61%) Subversion
6 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (56.45%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Social Skills
3 8 (12.90%) Financial Institution
4 5 (8.06%) Banking
4 5 (8.06%) Documentation Skills
4 5 (8.06%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.23%) Advertising
6 2 (3.23%) Billing
6 2 (3.23%) Retail
7 1 (1.61%) Games
7 1 (1.61%) Law
7 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.61%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Senior Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Agile Delivery Lead
5 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Credit Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Hardware Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Risk Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Risk Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Software Integration Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) .NET
2 6 (9.68%) CSS
2 6 (9.68%) HTML
3 5 (8.06%) J2EE
3 5 (8.06%) JSON
3 5 (8.06%) REST
4 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.84%) JDBC
4 3 (4.84%) ODBC
4 3 (4.84%) Spring
4 3 (4.84%) Spring Boot
5 2 (3.23%) Node.js
5 2 (3.23%) XML
6 1 (1.61%) Node-RED
6 1 (1.61%) RESTful
6 1 (1.61%) Tkinter
6 1 (1.61%) Universal Windows Platform
6 1 (1.61%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Credit Risk
2 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) BeagleBone
4 1 (1.61%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.61%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 1 (1.61%) IoT
4 1 (1.61%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (1.61%) SCADA
4 1 (1.61%) Social Gaming
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Unix
3 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (35.48%) Agile
3 16 (25.81%) Scrum
4 14 (22.58%) Project Management
5 13 (20.97%) Coaching
6 12 (19.35%) Test Automation
7 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
7 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
8 10 (16.13%) CI/CD
8 10 (16.13%) User Stories
9 9 (14.52%) ITIL
10 8 (12.90%) Analytics
10 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (12.90%) Web Development
11 7 (11.29%) Fintech
11 7 (11.29%) Process Improvement
11 7 (11.29%) Validation
12 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) SQL
2 11 (17.74%) C#
2 11 (17.74%) Java
3 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.68%) Python
5 5 (8.06%) C++
6 4 (6.45%) C
6 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.23%) Go
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) R
8 1 (1.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (8.06%) Master's Degree
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.23%) ISEB
5 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.23%) PMP
5 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe
2 1 (1.61%) Alteryx