Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 28 39
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11 -13
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 427 520 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 6.46% 7.34% 6.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.95% 7.92% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 385 485 468
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,145 6,564 7,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 92.89% 92.63% 91.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5,215 5,656 6,328
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,395
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.21% +0.99%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,673
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in West Yorkshire

SDLC
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDLC in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SDLC in West Yorkshire

SDLC
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in West Yorkshire

SDLC
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. 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
Leeds -11 330 £47,500 -5.00% 25
Huddersfield +15 22 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Bradford +7 20 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Wakefield -23 15 £40,000 - 3
Halifax 0 12 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Ilkley - 3 £37,500 -
Batley - 1 - -
SDLC
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 294 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (26.93%) .NET
3 108 (25.29%) JavaScript
4 107 (25.06%) Java
5 106 (24.82%) HTML
6 102 (23.89%) Scrum
7 97 (22.72%) C#
8 96 (22.48%) Finance
9 93 (21.78%) SQL
9 93 (21.78%) CSS
10 73 (17.10%) Microsoft
11 68 (15.93%) OO
11 68 (15.93%) Problem-Solving
12 67 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 60 (14.05%) MVC
14 57 (13.35%) Git (software)
15 55 (12.88%) User Stories
15 55 (12.88%) TDD
16 51 (11.94%) AngularJS
17 50 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
18 49 (11.48%) UML
18 49 (11.48%) PHP
19 47 (11.01%) Degree
20 44 (10.30%) HTML5
21 43 (10.07%) User Acceptance Testing
22 41 (9.60%) Test Automation
22 41 (9.60%) Business Analysis
23 40 (9.37%) SQL Server
23 40 (9.37%) Node.js
23 40 (9.37%) Greenfield Project

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 10 (2.34%) Confluence
2 9 (2.11%) CMS
3 6 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.17%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.17%) OpenEdge
5 4 (0.94%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.70%) IIS
7 2 (0.47%) Apache
7 2 (0.47%) Drupal
7 2 (0.47%) WordPress
8 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (2.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.58%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.34%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.94%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.23%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.23%) Snagit
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (0.70%) IaaS
4 3 (0.70%) PaaS
4 3 (0.70%) SaaS
5 2 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.87%) DHCP
1 8 (1.87%) DNS
2 3 (0.70%) Firewall
3 2 (0.47%) Intranet
3 2 (0.47%) RFID
4 1 (0.23%) Internet
4 1 (0.23%) Skype
4 1 (0.23%) SSL
4 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.37%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.32%) Big Data
3 18 (4.22%) Hadoop
4 13 (3.04%) Data Lake
5 11 (2.58%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.11%) Apache Hive
6 9 (2.11%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.64%) HBase
9 6 (1.41%) Impala
9 6 (1.41%) MOLAP
9 6 (1.41%) MySQL
9 6 (1.41%) OLAP
9 6 (1.41%) ROLAP
9 6 (1.41%) Sqoop
10 5 (1.17%) MS Access
10 5 (1.17%) RavenDB
11 4 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 57 (13.35%) Git (software)
2 39 (9.13%) JIRA
3 34 (7.96%) Subversion
4 32 (7.49%) Selenium
5 18 (4.22%) Visual Studio
6 16 (3.75%) Jasmine
6 16 (3.75%) Protractor
7 15 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (3.28%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.34%) Maven
10 9 (2.11%) Cucumber
10 9 (2.11%) Mocha
11 7 (1.64%) JUnit
11 7 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
11 7 (1.64%) TestNG
12 6 (1.41%) Ant
12 6 (1.41%) Bugzilla
12 6 (1.41%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 5 (1.17%) Trac
General
1 96 (22.48%) Finance
2 32 (7.49%) Marketing
3 12 (2.81%) Retail
4 11 (2.58%) Legal
5 6 (1.41%) Multimedia
6 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.23%) Advertising
7 1 (0.23%) Automotive
7 1 (0.23%) Banking
7 1 (0.23%) French Language
7 1 (0.23%) German Language
7 1 (0.23%) Law
7 1 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 154 (36.07%) Developer
2 123 (28.81%) Analyst
3 111 (26.00%) Business Analyst
4 50 (11.71%) Senior Developer
5 31 (7.26%) .NET Developer
6 30 (7.03%) Architect
6 30 (7.03%) Software Developer
7 28 (6.56%) Agile Business Analyst
8 25 (5.85%) C# Developer
9 24 (5.62%) Java Developer
10 22 (5.15%) Product Owner
11 21 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (4.68%) Project Manager
12 20 (4.68%) SDLC Business Analyst
12 20 (4.68%) Senior Business Analyst
12 20 (4.68%) Tester
13 18 (4.22%) Automation Tester
13 18 (4.22%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (3.75%) Stakeholder Analyst
14 16 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (26.93%) .NET
2 106 (24.82%) HTML
3 93 (21.78%) CSS
4 51 (11.94%) AngularJS
5 44 (10.30%) HTML5
6 40 (9.37%) Node.js
7 38 (8.90%) React
8 36 (8.43%) jQuery
9 35 (8.20%) XML
10 34 (7.96%) Web Services
11 33 (7.73%) Spring
12 32 (7.49%) ASP.NET
13 28 (6.56%) RESTful
14 26 (6.09%) REST
15 20 (4.68%) Struts
16 17 (3.98%) .NET Framework
16 17 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (3.28%) CSS3
18 13 (3.04%) XHTML
19 11 (2.58%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (9.37%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (7.26%) User Experience
4 8 (1.87%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (1.41%) Replication
5 6 (1.41%) Taxonomies
5 6 (1.41%) W3C
6 3 (0.70%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.47%) EPoS
7 2 (0.47%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.23%) Clustering
8 1 (0.23%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.23%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) SCADA
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.85%) Linux
2 22 (5.15%) Windows
3 11 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.64%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.41%) Android
7 5 (1.17%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.17%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (23.89%) Scrum
3 68 (15.93%) OO
3 68 (15.93%) Problem-Solving
4 67 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (14.05%) MVC
6 55 (12.88%) TDD
6 55 (12.88%) User Stories
7 49 (11.48%) UML
8 43 (10.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 41 (9.60%) Business Analysis
9 41 (9.60%) Test Automation
10 38 (8.90%) Software Delivery
11 37 (8.67%) Software Engineering
12 36 (8.43%) Coaching
13 28 (6.56%) E-Commerce
14 27 (6.32%) Decision-Making
14 27 (6.32%) Project Management
15 26 (6.09%) Enterprise Architecture
15 26 (6.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 108 (25.29%) JavaScript
2 107 (25.06%) Java
3 97 (22.72%) C#
4 93 (21.78%) SQL
5 49 (11.48%) PHP
6 22 (5.15%) VB.NET
7 19 (4.45%) T-SQL
8 17 (3.98%) Python
9 15 (3.51%) TypeScript
10 14 (3.28%) Lingo
11 11 (2.58%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.58%) Scala
12 6 (1.41%) R
12 6 (1.41%) VBA
13 5 (1.17%) Go
13 5 (1.17%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.94%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.70%) Java 8
16 2 (0.47%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.47%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 47 (11.01%) Degree
2 11 (2.58%) ISEB
3 10 (2.34%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.64%) CBAP
5 6 (1.41%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.70%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) APMP
7 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.11%) QA
2 5 (1.17%) PMO
3 4 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.94%) GDPR
3 4 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.04%) Docker
2 8 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.64%) HDFS
4 6 (1.41%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.11%) Ansible
2 6 (1.41%) Oozie
3 5 (1.17%) Grafana
3 5 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.94%) Puppet
4 4 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (0.70%) Rancher
5 3 (0.70%) Terraform
6 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.23%) Nagios
7 1 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.23%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 73 (17.10%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.92%) Oracle
3 20 (4.68%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (3.51%) Google
4 15 (3.51%) Twitter
5 12 (2.81%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.41%) Xamarin
7 5 (1.17%) BMC
7 5 (1.17%) VMware
8 4 (0.94%) Adobe
8 4 (0.94%) HP
8 4 (0.94%) Symantec
9 3 (0.70%) F5
9 3 (0.70%) NetApp
9 3 (0.70%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.47%) Apple
10 2 (0.47%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.47%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.47%) Capita
11 1 (0.23%) Cisco