Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 32 39
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 -9
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 339 469 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.85% 6.87% 6.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.36% 7.33% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 309 422 400
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 £31,250 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,342 £62,500 £56,025
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -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 5,329 6,401 7,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.91% 93.71% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4,446 5,390 6,008
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,146 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.52% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -20 241 £48,500 -3.00% 34
Bradford +38 33 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Wakefield -6 19 £40,000 -4.76% 3
Huddersfield +10 16 £36,250 - 4
Halifax -2 10 £36,000 -15.29%
Ilkley - 3 - - 1
SDLC
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 221 (65.19%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (28.02%) .NET
3 89 (26.25%) JavaScript
4 86 (25.37%) Scrum
5 78 (23.01%) HTML
5 78 (23.01%) Java
5 78 (23.01%) Finance
6 77 (22.71%) C#
7 68 (20.06%) CSS
8 64 (18.88%) SQL
9 59 (17.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 58 (17.11%) Problem-Solving
11 48 (14.16%) Degree
12 46 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
13 43 (12.68%) Microsoft
14 41 (12.09%) User Stories
15 40 (11.80%) Software Delivery
15 40 (11.80%) Web Services
16 38 (11.21%) PHP
16 38 (11.21%) HTML5
17 37 (10.91%) AngularJS
17 37 (10.91%) MVC
18 34 (10.03%) Project Management
18 34 (10.03%) Mentoring
18 34 (10.03%) Coaching
18 34 (10.03%) Git (software)
19 32 (9.44%) Test Automation
19 32 (9.44%) JIRA
20 31 (9.14%) TDD
20 31 (9.14%) Waterfall

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 (4.13%) Confluence
2 9 (2.65%) CMS
3 6 (1.77%) IIS
3 6 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.47%) OpenEdge
5 4 (1.18%) Apache
5 4 (1.18%) CICS
6 2 (0.59%) Drupal
7 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (3.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.95%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.06%) Office 365
4 6 (1.77%) Sage Pay
5 3 (0.88%) Force.com
6 2 (0.59%) SaaS
7 1 (0.29%) IaaS
7 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.88%) Internet
2 2 (0.59%) RFID
3 1 (0.29%) Intranet
3 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.83%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.24%) Big Data
4 8 (2.36%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.77%) Apache Hive
6 6 (1.77%) HBase
7 5 (1.47%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.18%) Data Lake
8 4 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.18%) Impala
8 4 (1.18%) MOLAP
8 4 (1.18%) OLAP
8 4 (1.18%) ROLAP
8 4 (1.18%) Sqoop
9 3 (0.88%) DB2
10 2 (0.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (10.03%) Git (software)
2 32 (9.44%) JIRA
3 30 (8.85%) Selenium
4 17 (5.01%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.72%) Subversion
6 13 (3.83%) Jasmine
6 13 (3.83%) Protractor
7 9 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.36%) Cucumber
8 8 (2.36%) JUnit
8 8 (2.36%) TestNG
9 7 (2.06%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (1.77%) Ant
10 6 (1.77%) Maven
10 6 (1.77%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.47%) gulp
11 5 (1.47%) Mocha
12 4 (1.18%) SonarQube
13 3 (0.88%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.88%) VersionOne
General
1 78 (23.01%) Finance
2 20 (5.90%) Retail
3 15 (4.42%) Marketing
4 8 (2.36%) Legal
5 2 (0.59%) Advertising
5 2 (0.59%) Banking
5 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.29%) Automotive
6 1 (0.29%) French Language
6 1 (0.29%) German Language
6 1 (0.29%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 116 (34.22%) Developer
2 100 (29.50%) Analyst
3 85 (25.07%) Business Analyst
4 36 (10.62%) Senior Developer
5 30 (8.85%) Agile Business Analyst
6 26 (7.67%) .NET Developer
7 23 (6.78%) Software Developer
8 22 (6.49%) Java Developer
9 20 (5.90%) Architect
9 20 (5.90%) Tester
10 19 (5.60%) Automation Tester
11 18 (5.31%) Project Manager
12 17 (5.01%) SDLC Business Analyst
12 17 (5.01%) Software Engineer
13 16 (4.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 14 (4.13%) Java Automation Tester
15 13 (3.83%) Designer
16 12 (3.54%) PHP Developer
16 12 (3.54%) Solutions Designer
17 11 (3.24%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (28.02%) .NET
2 78 (23.01%) HTML
3 68 (20.06%) CSS
4 40 (11.80%) Web Services
5 38 (11.21%) HTML5
6 37 (10.91%) AngularJS
7 27 (7.96%) jQuery
7 27 (7.96%) REST
8 25 (7.37%) XML
9 23 (6.78%) Node.js
9 23 (6.78%) Spring
10 20 (5.90%) ASP.NET
10 20 (5.90%) React
10 20 (5.90%) RESTful
11 19 (5.60%) CSS3
12 16 (4.72%) SOAP
13 14 (4.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (3.54%) JSON
16 9 (2.65%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.26%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (7.37%) User Experience
4 14 (4.13%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.06%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.77%) NHS
7 6 (1.77%) W3C
8 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.18%) Replication
9 4 (1.18%) Taxonomies
10 3 (0.88%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.88%) EPoS
11 2 (0.59%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.29%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.29%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.19%) Windows
2 16 (4.72%) Android
3 15 (4.42%) Apple iOS
3 15 (4.42%) Linux
4 5 (1.47%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (65.19%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (25.37%) Scrum
3 59 (17.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 58 (17.11%) Problem-Solving
5 41 (12.09%) User Stories
6 40 (11.80%) Software Delivery
7 37 (10.91%) MVC
8 34 (10.03%) Coaching
8 34 (10.03%) Mentoring
8 34 (10.03%) Project Management
9 32 (9.44%) Test Automation
10 31 (9.14%) TDD
10 31 (9.14%) Waterfall
11 30 (8.85%) Business Analysis
12 29 (8.55%) E-Commerce
12 29 (8.55%) Software Engineering
13 27 (7.96%) UML
14 25 (7.37%) OO
15 23 (6.78%) Decision-Making
15 23 (6.78%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 89 (26.25%) JavaScript
2 78 (23.01%) Java
3 77 (22.71%) C#
4 64 (18.88%) SQL
5 38 (11.21%) PHP
6 11 (3.24%) Python
6 11 (3.24%) TypeScript
7 9 (2.65%) Objective-C
7 9 (2.65%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.77%) Apex Code
9 4 (1.18%) COBOL
9 4 (1.18%) Java 8
9 4 (1.18%) R
9 4 (1.18%) Scala
9 4 (1.18%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.88%) Apple Swift
10 3 (0.88%) JCL
10 3 (0.88%) XAML
11 2 (0.59%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.59%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 48 (14.16%) Degree
2 10 (2.95%) ISEB
3 8 (2.36%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.47%) CBAP
5 4 (1.18%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.59%) MCP
6 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.83%) QA
2 4 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.88%) GDPR
3 3 (0.88%) SLA
4 2 (0.59%) COBIT
4 2 (0.59%) PMO
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (3.54%) Docker
2 6 (1.77%) HDFS
3 5 (1.47%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.18%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (1.47%) Ansible
1 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (1.18%) Grafana
2 4 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.18%) Oozie
3 2 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.29%) Puppet
4 1 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.49%) Oracle
3 21 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (4.13%) Twitter
5 13 (3.83%) Google
6 11 (3.24%) Xamarin
7 7 (2.06%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.77%) Telerik
9 5 (1.47%) Software AG
9 5 (1.47%) webMethods
10 4 (1.18%) HP
11 3 (0.88%) IBM
11 3 (0.88%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.59%) Apple
12 2 (0.59%) BMC
12 2 (0.59%) VMware
13 1 (0.29%) Adobe
13 1 (0.29%) Minitab
13 1 (0.29%) SAP
13 1 (0.29%) TIBCO