Period
to 22 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 30 48
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 -20
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 445 468 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 6.45% 6.45% 5.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.07% 7.15% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 399 434 427
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,516 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.70% +4.74% +6.25%
10th Percentile £34,000 £31,400 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%

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 6,298 6,548 8,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.34% 90.30% 89.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5,381 5,693 6,605
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 February 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 February 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 +7 389 £47,500 +5.56% 42
Halifax +1 15 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Bradford -11 13 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Huddersfield +2 8 £42,000 - 1
Ilkley - 3 £37,500 - 1
Brighouse - 1 £45,000 -
SDLC
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 335 (75.28%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (34.38%) SQL
3 138 (31.01%) .NET
4 124 (27.87%) Scrum
5 115 (25.84%) C#
6 111 (24.94%) Java
7 100 (22.47%) HTML
8 93 (20.90%) Finance
9 88 (19.78%) JavaScript
10 84 (18.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 81 (18.20%) SQL Server
12 68 (15.28%) MVC
13 66 (14.83%) CSS
14 64 (14.38%) OO
14 64 (14.38%) Software Engineering
15 63 (14.16%) Software Delivery
16 60 (13.48%) Microsoft
17 54 (12.13%) Oracle
17 54 (12.13%) TDD
18 52 (11.69%) Test Automation
19 50 (11.24%) JIRA
19 50 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
20 49 (11.01%) Greenfield Project
21 47 (10.56%) Visual Studio
21 47 (10.56%) UML
22 46 (10.34%) Waterfall
23 45 (10.11%) AngularJS
23 45 (10.11%) User Stories
23 45 (10.11%) Subversion
24 40 (8.99%) Git (software)

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 15 (3.37%) Confluence
1 15 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (2.25%) MS Exchange
2 10 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (1.35%) IIS
4 5 (1.12%) CMS
5 2 (0.45%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.45%) CICS
5 2 (0.45%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.22%) Apache
6 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.45%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.37%) GitHub
3 10 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.57%) SaaS
6 2 (0.45%) IaaS
6 2 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.15%) DHCP
1 14 (3.15%) DNS
2 6 (1.35%) Internet
2 6 (1.35%) LAN
2 6 (1.35%) WAN
3 4 (0.90%) Firewall
4 3 (0.67%) RFID
4 3 (0.67%) SAN
4 3 (0.67%) WLAN
5 2 (0.45%) Skype
5 2 (0.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (18.20%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.60%) Big Data
3 13 (2.92%) NoSQL
4 11 (2.47%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.25%) MySQL
5 10 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.80%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.80%) RavenDB
7 7 (1.57%) Data Lake
7 7 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.90%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.90%) OLAP
10 4 (0.90%) Redis
10 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.67%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.67%) MS Access
11 3 (0.67%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (11.24%) JIRA
2 47 (10.56%) Visual Studio
3 45 (10.11%) Subversion
4 40 (8.99%) Git (software)
5 39 (8.76%) Selenium
6 23 (5.17%) Oracle APEX
7 19 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (3.82%) Cucumber
9 16 (3.60%) TeamCity
9 16 (3.60%) WebDriver
10 15 (3.37%) Jenkins
11 12 (2.70%) Android Studio
11 12 (2.70%) Eclipse
12 8 (1.80%) Maven
13 6 (1.35%) Bugzilla
14 5 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (1.12%) Trac
15 3 (0.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 3 (0.67%) Jasmine
15 3 (0.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 93 (20.90%) Finance
2 13 (2.92%) Multimedia
3 10 (2.25%) Marketing
3 10 (2.25%) Retail
4 5 (1.12%) Legal
5 3 (0.67%) Games
5 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.45%) Advertising
7 1 (0.22%) Automotive
7 1 (0.22%) Electronics
7 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 153 (34.38%) Developer
2 115 (25.84%) Analyst
3 82 (18.43%) Business Analyst
4 53 (11.91%) .NET Developer
5 47 (10.56%) C# Developer
6 46 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 40 (8.99%) SQL Developer
8 37 (8.31%) Software Developer
9 36 (8.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 31 (6.97%) Agile Business Analyst
11 26 (5.84%) Oracle Developer
12 23 (5.17%) PL/SQL Developer
13 22 (4.94%) C# Software Developer
13 22 (4.94%) Senior .NET Developer
14 21 (4.72%) Agile C# Developer
14 21 (4.72%) Agile Developer
14 21 (4.72%) IT Manager
14 21 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
14 21 (4.72%) Tester
15 20 (4.49%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (31.01%) .NET
2 100 (22.47%) HTML
3 66 (14.83%) CSS
4 45 (10.11%) AngularJS
5 37 (8.31%) ASP.NET
5 37 (8.31%) Web Services
6 35 (7.87%) XML
7 32 (7.19%) REST
8 31 (6.97%) jQuery
9 27 (6.07%) HTML5
10 25 (5.62%) .NET Framework
10 25 (5.62%) Node.js
10 25 (5.62%) React
11 24 (5.39%) WPF
12 23 (5.17%) SOAP
12 23 (5.17%) Spring
13 21 (4.72%) WCF
14 20 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (3.37%) Gherkin
16 13 (2.92%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.01%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (2.92%) User Experience
4 11 (2.47%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.67%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (0.67%) PMI
8 2 (0.45%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.45%) Replication
8 2 (0.45%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.45%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.22%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.22%) STB
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.76%) Windows
2 23 (5.17%) Linux
3 18 (4.04%) Android
4 14 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.70%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 10 (2.25%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.80%) Unix
8 6 (1.35%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.90%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (75.28%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (27.87%) Scrum
3 84 (18.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 68 (15.28%) MVC
5 64 (14.38%) OO
5 64 (14.38%) Software Engineering
6 63 (14.16%) Software Delivery
7 54 (12.13%) TDD
8 52 (11.69%) Test Automation
9 50 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 47 (10.56%) UML
11 46 (10.34%) Waterfall
12 45 (10.11%) User Stories
13 38 (8.54%) Mentoring
14 34 (7.64%) Coaching
14 34 (7.64%) Test Scripting
15 33 (7.42%) SOA
16 30 (6.74%) DevOps
16 30 (6.74%) Presales
16 30 (6.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (34.38%) SQL
2 115 (25.84%) C#
3 111 (24.94%) Java
4 88 (19.78%) JavaScript
5 34 (7.64%) T-SQL
6 30 (6.74%) PL/SQL
7 24 (5.39%) PHP
8 23 (5.17%) C++
9 16 (3.60%) VB.NET
10 15 (3.37%) Python
11 13 (2.92%) Scala
12 10 (2.25%) Go
13 8 (1.80%) Lingo
13 8 (1.80%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.12%) COBOL
14 5 (1.12%) VBA
15 4 (0.90%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.45%) R
17 1 (0.22%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 31 (6.97%) Degree
2 12 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.47%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.90%) APMP
4 4 (0.90%) AWS Certification
4 4 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.67%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) CISM
7 1 (0.22%) CISSP
7 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.37%) QA
2 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.45%) GDPR
3 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.45%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (3.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.92%) Docker
3 4 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.90%) vSphere
4 2 (0.45%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (2.70%) Ansible
2 8 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (1.80%) Puppet
2 8 (1.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.67%) Rancher
4 3 (0.67%) Terraform
5 2 (0.45%) Oozie
6 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 60 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 54 (12.13%) Oracle
3 13 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (1.80%) Symantec
5 6 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.12%) Google
6 5 (1.12%) VMware
7 4 (0.90%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (0.90%) F5
7 4 (0.90%) NetApp
7 4 (0.90%) Palo Alto
8 3 (0.67%) webMethods
8 3 (0.67%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.45%) SAP
10 1 (0.22%) Adobe
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco
10 1 (0.22%) hybris
10 1 (0.22%) Tableau
10 1 (0.22%) Twitter