Period
to 22 February 2020

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 2020 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 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 44 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 -3
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 221 255 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.45% 5.47% 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 5.93% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 185 226 399
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +6.70%
10th Percentile £31,450 £32,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £59,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - -

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 3,777 4,297 6,463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.17% 92.21% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3,142 3,602 5,521
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +3.66%

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 2020.

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 2020. 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 -1 161 £50,000 +11.11% 29
Bradford +8 30 £60,000 +49.25% 4
Halifax +26 19 £43,000 - 8
Wakefield +11 8 £43,750 +18.24% 2
Huddersfield +7 1 £24,000 -52.00%
Batley - 1 £37,500 -
SDLC
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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.

1 149 (67.42%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (26.70%) Scrum
3 45 (20.36%) Finance
4 43 (19.46%) C#
4 43 (19.46%) JavaScript
4 43 (19.46%) Test Automation
4 43 (19.46%) Software Delivery
5 41 (18.55%) SQL
6 34 (15.38%) QA
7 33 (14.93%) Project Management
8 32 (14.48%) CSS
9 31 (14.03%) React
9 31 (14.03%) User Stories
10 30 (13.57%) HTML
11 29 (13.12%) DevOps
12 28 (12.67%) .NET
12 28 (12.67%) Oracle
12 28 (12.67%) Microsoft
12 28 (12.67%) jQuery
13 26 (11.76%) TDD
13 26 (11.76%) SQL Server
13 26 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (11.31%) Docker
14 25 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
15 23 (10.41%) Greenfield Project
15 23 (10.41%) Java
15 23 (10.41%) Software Engineering
15 23 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (9.95%) Data Modelling
16 22 (9.95%) Mentoring

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 14 (6.33%) Confluence
2 2 (0.90%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.90%) CMS
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.07%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.45%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.60%) Azure
2 15 (6.79%) AWS
3 12 (5.43%) GCP
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.45%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.45%) PowerApps
4 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.07%) AMQP
2 4 (1.81%) HTTP
3 3 (1.36%) Firewall
3 3 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.90%) DNS
4 2 (0.90%) Internet
4 2 (0.90%) SMTP
4 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 17 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 16 (7.24%) MongoDB
4 15 (6.79%) MySQL
5 11 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (3.62%) DB2
7 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.36%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.36%) Redis
9 2 (0.90%) Big Data
9 2 (0.90%) HBase
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.90%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (9.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (7.69%) JIRA
3 14 (6.33%) Visual Studio
4 13 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 12 (5.43%) Git (software)
6 8 (3.62%) Android Studio
6 8 (3.62%) Ant
6 8 (3.62%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.62%) IntelliJ
6 8 (3.62%) JUnit
6 8 (3.62%) Maven
6 8 (3.62%) Selenium
6 8 (3.62%) Subversion
6 8 (3.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (2.26%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.81%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.36%) TestRail
9 3 (1.36%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.45%) HP UFT
General
1 45 (20.36%) Finance
2 19 (8.60%) Marketing
3 17 (7.69%) Retail
4 11 (4.98%) Legal
5 9 (4.07%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.62%) Advertising
7 4 (1.81%) Banking
7 4 (1.81%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.90%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (27.60%) Analyst
2 56 (25.34%) Developer
3 38 (17.19%) Business Analyst
4 17 (7.69%) Designer
5 16 (7.24%) Solutions Designer
5 16 (7.24%) Tester
6 15 (6.79%) .NET Developer
6 15 (6.79%) Agile Business Analyst
6 15 (6.79%) Software Engineer
7 14 (6.33%) Delivery Manager
7 14 (6.33%) React Developer
8 11 (4.98%) QA Tester
8 11 (4.98%) Software Analyst
9 10 (4.52%) Architect
9 10 (4.52%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (4.07%) Software Developer
11 8 (3.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (3.62%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.62%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.62%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.48%) CSS
2 31 (14.03%) React
3 30 (13.57%) HTML
4 28 (12.67%) .NET
4 28 (12.67%) jQuery
5 21 (9.50%) Web Services
6 17 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 17 (7.69%) Node.js
6 17 (7.69%) REST
7 14 (6.33%) CSS3
7 14 (6.33%) HTML5
7 14 (6.33%) WebSockets
8 13 (5.88%) XHTML
9 12 (5.43%) Kafka
10 11 (4.98%) Spring
10 11 (4.98%) Spring Boot
11 10 (4.52%) JSON
11 10 (4.52%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (4.52%) Sass
11 10 (4.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.41%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (8.60%) User Experience
3 15 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.43%) NHS
5 8 (3.62%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.36%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.90%) EPoS
7 2 (0.90%) iSeries
8 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.45%) Social Media
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.98%) Windows
2 8 (3.62%) Android
2 8 (3.62%) Windows 7
2 8 (3.62%) Windows 8
3 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.36%) Linux
4 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (67.42%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (26.70%) Scrum
3 43 (19.46%) Software Delivery
3 43 (19.46%) Test Automation
4 33 (14.93%) Project Management
5 31 (14.03%) User Stories
6 29 (13.12%) DevOps
7 26 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (11.76%) TDD
8 25 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (10.41%) Software Engineering
10 22 (9.95%) Data Modelling
10 22 (9.95%) High Availability
10 22 (9.95%) Mentoring
11 21 (9.50%) E-Commerce
11 21 (9.50%) Waterfall
12 20 (9.05%) Sprint Planning
13 19 (8.60%) Customer Engagement
13 19 (8.60%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (19.46%) C#
1 43 (19.46%) JavaScript
2 41 (18.55%) SQL
3 23 (10.41%) Java
4 16 (7.24%) Python
5 14 (6.33%) TypeScript
6 12 (5.43%) Java 8
7 6 (2.71%) Go
8 4 (1.81%) C++
8 4 (1.81%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.36%) Apex Code
9 3 (1.36%) ES6
10 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.90%) Scala
11 1 (0.45%) Groovy
11 1 (0.45%) PHP
11 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 11 (4.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (4.52%) Degree
4 7 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.17%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.81%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.36%) CISM
6 3 (1.36%) CISSP
7 2 (0.90%) CISMP
7 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.45%) CISA
8 1 (0.45%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.38%) QA
2 4 (1.81%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.81%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.90%) GDPR
5 1 (0.45%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (11.31%) Docker
2 2 (0.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (7.24%) Kubernetes
2 12 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.36%) Ansible
3 3 (1.36%) Puppet
3 3 (1.36%) Terraform
4 2 (0.90%) Graphite
4 2 (0.90%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.90%) Nagios
4 2 (0.90%) Opsview
5 1 (0.45%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 28 (12.67%) Microsoft
1 28 (12.67%) Oracle
2 4 (1.81%) Tableau
3 3 (1.36%) IBM
3 3 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.36%) T-Plan
3 3 (1.36%) Unisys
4 1 (0.45%) HP
4 1 (0.45%) RedGate