Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 47 40
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 -8
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 60 211 332
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.99% 4.84% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 5.27% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 70 202 322
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £62,480
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 1,397 4,001 5,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 92.95% 91.75% 92.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,216 3,334 4,402
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,146
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.98% +1.52%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in West Yorkshire

SDLC
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SDLC in West Yorkshire

SDLC
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SDLC in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 September 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 23 September 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 -18 44 £55,000 +15.79% 14
Bradford +5 3 £43,750 -2.78% 2
Halifax - 2 £60,000 -
Wakefield +18 1 £38,000 -6.55%
Pontefract - 1 £40,500 - 1
SDLC
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) DevOps
3 17 (28.33%) Java
4 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 13 (21.67%) Docker
5 13 (21.67%) Coaching
5 13 (21.67%) AWS
6 11 (18.33%) .NET
7 10 (16.67%) Python
7 10 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 10 (16.67%) Finance
7 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 9 (15.00%) Azure
8 9 (15.00%) Open Source
8 9 (15.00%) Node.js
8 9 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (15.00%) Terraform
8 9 (15.00%) MVC
8 9 (15.00%) Scrum
8 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (15.00%) E-Commerce
8 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (13.33%) OOP
9 8 (13.33%) OO
9 8 (13.33%) Web Services
9 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
9 8 (13.33%) Ansible
9 8 (13.33%) Go
9 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Automation

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 2 (3.33%) Anypoint
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.67%) AWS
2 9 (15.00%) Azure
3 7 (11.67%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (11.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (11.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (8.33%) GCP
5 3 (5.00%) Power Platform
6 2 (3.33%) Force.com
6 2 (3.33%) SaaS
6 2 (3.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (3.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.67%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Broadband
1 7 (11.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) DHCP
2 1 (1.67%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) LAN
2 1 (1.67%) WAN
2 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.67%) MySQL
3 6 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) MS Access
5 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) DevOps Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Principal Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Principal Software Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Java Scala Software Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Python Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Scala Software Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) .NET
2 9 (15.00%) Node.js
3 8 (13.33%) Web Services
4 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (10.00%) LAMP
4 6 (10.00%) XML
5 5 (8.33%) CSS
5 5 (8.33%) HTML
6 4 (6.67%) .NET Core
7 3 (5.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.00%) HTML5
7 3 (5.00%) jQuery
7 3 (5.00%) JSON
7 3 (5.00%) SOAP
7 3 (5.00%) XSD
8 2 (3.33%) React
8 2 (3.33%) REST
8 2 (3.33%) RESTful
8 2 (3.33%) Visualforce
8 2 (3.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.67%) FMCG
6 1 (1.67%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.67%) NHS
6 1 (1.67%) PMI
6 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) DevOps
3 13 (21.67%) Coaching
4 10 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 9 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.00%) MVC
5 9 (15.00%) Open Source
5 9 (15.00%) Scrum
5 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Automation
6 8 (13.33%) OO
6 8 (13.33%) OOP
7 7 (11.67%) Microservices
7 7 (11.67%) Software Architecture
8 6 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.00%) Structured Programming
8 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) Java
2 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.67%) Python
4 8 (13.33%) Go
5 7 (11.67%) C#
5 7 (11.67%) PHP
5 7 (11.67%) Scala
6 4 (6.67%) SQL
7 3 (5.00%) VB
8 2 (3.33%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.67%) CSPO
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
1 1 (1.67%) ISEB
1 1 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Microcode
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (15.00%) Terraform
2 8 (13.33%) Ansible
3 7 (11.67%) Puppet
4 3 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Hitachi
3 2 (3.33%) MuleSoft
3 2 (3.33%) Pardot
3 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.67%) Veeam
4 1 (1.67%) VMware