Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 34 38
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 +5
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 292 433 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.40% 6.45% 6.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 6.91% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 257 387 411
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 4,950 6,262 7,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.53% 93.34% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4,086 5,273 6,121
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,370 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £64,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -23 206 £47,500 -5.00% 34
Bradford +54 42 £42,250 +12.67% 4
Huddersfield - 12 £36,250 - 5
Wakefield -5 10 £37,000 -7.50% 3
Ilkley - 7 £35,000 -
Halifax -12 4 £36,000 -20.00%
Pontefract +5 1 £37,000 -17.78% 1
SDLC
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 190 (65.07%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (28.42%) Scrum
3 80 (27.40%) .NET
4 62 (21.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (20.55%) C#
6 58 (19.86%) JavaScript
7 52 (17.81%) SQL
8 51 (17.47%) HTML
9 50 (17.12%) Finance
10 49 (16.78%) Software Delivery
11 48 (16.44%) Java
12 47 (16.10%) Mentoring
13 44 (15.07%) CSS
14 42 (14.38%) User Stories
15 39 (13.36%) Coaching
15 39 (13.36%) Project Management
16 37 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
17 34 (11.64%) Problem-Solving
17 34 (11.64%) Waterfall
18 32 (10.96%) Microsoft
19 31 (10.62%) Degree
19 31 (10.62%) JIRA
20 30 (10.27%) Web Services
20 30 (10.27%) AngularJS
21 28 (9.59%) SQL Server
22 27 (9.25%) MVC
23 26 (8.90%) ASP.NET
23 26 (8.90%) Software Engineering
24 25 (8.56%) REST
25 23 (7.88%) Selenium

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 (5.14%) Confluence
2 9 (3.08%) IIS
3 6 (2.05%) CMS
3 6 (2.05%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.71%) Apache
4 5 (1.71%) CICS
5 2 (0.68%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (4.45%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.40%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.03%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.08%) Sage Pay
4 6 (2.05%) Office 365
5 4 (1.37%) Force.com
6 1 (0.34%) Apigee
6 1 (0.34%) GitHub
6 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.37%) Internet
2 2 (0.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (3.42%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.05%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.37%) DB2
6 3 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.34%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.34%) MySQL
8 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 31 (10.62%) JIRA
2 23 (7.88%) Selenium
3 14 (4.79%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.45%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.74%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.40%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (2.05%) Ant
8 6 (2.05%) Jasmine
8 6 (2.05%) JUnit
8 6 (2.05%) Maven
8 6 (2.05%) Protractor
8 6 (2.05%) Subversion
8 6 (2.05%) TestNG
9 5 (1.71%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.03%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.68%) VersionOne
11 2 (0.68%) Zephyr
12 1 (0.34%) MSTest
12 1 (0.34%) SonarQube
General
1 50 (17.12%) Finance
2 22 (7.53%) Retail
3 5 (1.71%) Legal
4 3 (1.03%) Banking
5 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.68%) Marketing
5 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.34%) Advertising
6 1 (0.34%) Automotive
6 1 (0.34%) French Language
6 1 (0.34%) German Language
6 1 (0.34%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (34.59%) Analyst
2 84 (28.77%) Developer
3 74 (25.34%) Business Analyst
4 33 (11.30%) Agile Business Analyst
5 31 (10.62%) .NET Developer
6 18 (6.16%) Designer
6 18 (6.16%) Java Developer
6 18 (6.16%) Senior Developer
6 18 (6.16%) Software Engineer
7 16 (5.48%) Software Developer
8 15 (5.14%) Project Manager
8 15 (5.14%) Solutions Designer
9 14 (4.79%) Systems Analyst
10 13 (4.45%) Automation Tester
10 13 (4.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (4.45%) SDLC Business Analyst
10 13 (4.45%) Tester
11 12 (4.11%) Architect
11 12 (4.11%) Java Automation Tester
11 12 (4.11%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (27.40%) .NET
2 51 (17.47%) HTML
3 44 (15.07%) CSS
4 30 (10.27%) AngularJS
4 30 (10.27%) Web Services
5 26 (8.90%) ASP.NET
6 25 (8.56%) REST
7 20 (6.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (6.16%) HTML5
8 18 (6.16%) jQuery
9 17 (5.82%) SOAP
10 16 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (5.48%) XML
11 13 (4.45%) JSON
12 11 (3.77%) Spring
13 10 (3.42%) Node.js
14 9 (3.08%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (2.74%) React
16 7 (2.40%) .NET Framework
16 7 (2.40%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.53%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (6.85%) User Experience
4 17 (5.82%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.05%) e-Learning
6 6 (2.05%) NHS
6 6 (2.05%) W3C
7 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.37%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.03%) EPoS
8 3 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.34%) Fintech
9 1 (0.34%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.34%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.51%) Windows
2 16 (5.48%) Android
3 15 (5.14%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.05%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.71%) Linux
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (65.07%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (28.42%) Scrum
3 62 (21.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (16.78%) Software Delivery
5 47 (16.10%) Mentoring
6 42 (14.38%) User Stories
7 39 (13.36%) Coaching
7 39 (13.36%) Project Management
8 34 (11.64%) Problem-Solving
8 34 (11.64%) Waterfall
9 27 (9.25%) MVC
10 26 (8.90%) Software Engineering
11 22 (7.53%) Test Automation
12 21 (7.19%) Business Analysis
12 21 (7.19%) E-Commerce
13 20 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (6.51%) Front End Development
14 19 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
15 18 (6.16%) Business Process Modelling
15 18 (6.16%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 60 (20.55%) C#
2 58 (19.86%) JavaScript
3 52 (17.81%) SQL
4 48 (16.44%) Java
5 16 (5.48%) PHP
6 7 (2.40%) Apex Code
6 7 (2.40%) Objective-C
7 6 (2.05%) TypeScript
8 5 (1.71%) COBOL
8 5 (1.71%) Java 8
8 5 (1.71%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.71%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.37%) JCL
9 4 (1.37%) Python
10 3 (1.03%) XAML
11 1 (0.34%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (10.62%) Degree
2 9 (3.08%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.74%) ISEB
4 5 (1.71%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.03%) CBAP
6 2 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.68%) MCP
6 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.77%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.03%) SLA
4 2 (0.68%) COBIT
4 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.68%) GDPR
4 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.68%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.34%) PMO
5 1 (0.34%) PSD2
System Software
1 10 (3.42%) Docker
2 6 (2.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (1.37%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.88%) Oracle
3 16 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (3.08%) Telerik
4 9 (3.08%) Xamarin
5 7 (2.40%) ServiceNow
6 6 (2.05%) Google
6 6 (2.05%) Software AG
6 6 (2.05%) webMethods
7 5 (1.71%) Twitter
8 4 (1.37%) IBM
9 2 (0.68%) Tableau
10 1 (0.34%) HP
10 1 (0.34%) Minitab
10 1 (0.34%) Perforce
10 1 (0.34%) SAP
10 1 (0.34%) TIBCO