Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 31 36
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 +12
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 273 425 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.69% 6.40% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% 6.89% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 244 383 402
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 £32,150 £34,000 £31,775
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 4,398 6,165 6,793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.68% 92.85% 92.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,671 5,246 5,820
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% +4.94% +1.25%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -12 213 £47,500 - 39
Bradford +47 32 £40,200 -15.37% 4
Ilkley - 11 £40,000 -
Wakefield - 6 £37,000 - 4
Halifax -12 2 £43,000 -14.00%
Huddersfield -4 1 £50,000 +19.05% 3
Pontefract - 1 £37,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £50,000 -
SDLC
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 175 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (29.30%) Scrum
3 65 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 62 (22.71%) JavaScript
4 62 (22.71%) .NET
5 52 (19.05%) Software Delivery
6 48 (17.58%) Mentoring
7 47 (17.22%) C#
8 42 (15.38%) User Stories
9 39 (14.29%) REST
9 39 (14.29%) HTML
9 39 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 38 (13.92%) SQL
11 37 (13.55%) Finance
12 36 (13.19%) Microsoft
13 33 (12.09%) Web Services
13 33 (12.09%) CSS
13 33 (12.09%) Waterfall
13 33 (12.09%) Problem-Solving
14 32 (11.72%) JIRA
15 31 (11.36%) Project Management
15 31 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (10.62%) Java
17 26 (9.52%) MVC
17 26 (9.52%) Node.js
18 25 (9.16%) User Experience
19 24 (8.79%) Degree
20 23 (8.42%) ASP.NET
21 22 (8.06%) Workflow
21 22 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing

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 13 (4.76%) Confluence
2 12 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.30%) CMS
3 9 (3.30%) IIS
4 5 (1.83%) CICS
5 4 (1.47%) Apache
5 4 (1.47%) Kentico
6 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
Applications
1 11 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.47%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.56%) Unit4 Business World
2 5 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.10%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.73%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.03%) GitHub
4 9 (3.30%) Office 365
5 8 (2.93%) Sage Pay
6 6 (2.20%) Force.com
7 4 (1.47%) Apigee
8 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.37%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.47%) Internet
2 3 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.20%) DB2
5 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.73%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.73%) MySQL
8 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.37%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.37%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 32 (11.72%) JIRA
2 18 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.49%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.30%) Selenium
5 6 (2.20%) Jasmine
5 6 (2.20%) JUnit
5 6 (2.20%) Protractor
5 6 (2.20%) TestNG
5 6 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (1.83%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.83%) Subversion
7 3 (1.10%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.73%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.73%) VersionOne
8 2 (0.73%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.37%) Zephyr
General
1 37 (13.55%) Finance
2 15 (5.49%) Retail
3 6 (2.20%) Banking
4 4 (1.47%) Marketing
5 3 (1.10%) Legal
6 1 (0.37%) Advertising
6 1 (0.37%) Automotive
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (33.33%) Analyst
2 79 (28.94%) Developer
3 66 (24.18%) Business Analyst
4 38 (13.92%) Agile Business Analyst
5 20 (7.33%) .NET Developer
6 17 (6.23%) Software Developer
7 15 (5.49%) Designer
7 15 (5.49%) Scrum Master
7 15 (5.49%) SDLC Business Analyst
7 15 (5.49%) Systems Analyst
8 14 (5.13%) Architect
9 13 (4.76%) Software Analyst
10 12 (4.40%) Project Manager
10 12 (4.40%) Solutions Designer
10 12 (4.40%) Tester
11 11 (4.03%) Software Engineer
12 9 (3.30%) Automation Tester
12 9 (3.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 9 (3.30%) Technical Architect
13 8 (2.93%) Stakeholder Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (22.71%) .NET
2 39 (14.29%) HTML
2 39 (14.29%) REST
3 33 (12.09%) CSS
3 33 (12.09%) Web Services
4 26 (9.52%) Node.js
5 23 (8.42%) ASP.NET
6 22 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 20 (7.33%) AngularJS
8 19 (6.96%) JSON
9 18 (6.59%) XML
10 17 (6.23%) HTML5
10 17 (6.23%) jQuery
10 17 (6.23%) SOAP
11 16 (5.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (5.49%) React
13 10 (3.66%) RESTful
14 9 (3.30%) Entity Framework
14 9 (3.30%) Kendo UI
14 9 (3.30%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.16%) User Experience
3 15 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.40%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (3.66%) NHS
6 9 (3.30%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.56%) e-Learning
8 5 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.47%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.10%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.37%) Fintech
11 1 (0.37%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.37%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.33%) Windows
2 17 (6.23%) Android
2 17 (6.23%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.30%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.37%) Linux
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (29.30%) Scrum
3 65 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (19.05%) Software Delivery
5 48 (17.58%) Mentoring
6 42 (15.38%) User Stories
7 33 (12.09%) Problem-Solving
7 33 (12.09%) Waterfall
8 31 (11.36%) Project Management
9 26 (9.52%) MVC
10 22 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (8.06%) Workflow
11 19 (6.96%) Coaching
11 19 (6.96%) E-Commerce
11 19 (6.96%) Test Automation
12 17 (6.23%) Business Process Modelling
13 16 (5.86%) Front End Development
13 16 (5.86%) Service Management
13 16 (5.86%) Software Engineering
13 16 (5.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (22.71%) JavaScript
2 47 (17.22%) C#
3 38 (13.92%) SQL
4 29 (10.62%) Java
5 19 (6.96%) TypeScript
6 10 (3.66%) Apex Code
7 7 (2.56%) PHP
8 6 (2.20%) Objective-C
9 5 (1.83%) COBOL
9 5 (1.83%) JCL
9 5 (1.83%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.10%) Java 8
10 3 (1.10%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.37%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.37%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (8.79%) Degree
2 6 (2.20%) ISEB
3 4 (1.47%) DBS Check
3 4 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.10%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.37%) CBAP
5 1 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.37%) PMP
5 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.86%) QA
2 12 (4.40%) GDPR
3 4 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.10%) SNOMED CT
5 2 (0.73%) COBIT
5 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.37%) PMO
6 1 (0.37%) PSD2
6 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (5.86%) Docker
2 9 (3.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (3.66%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.73%) Puppet
4 1 (0.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (5.49%) Oracle
4 10 (3.66%) ServiceNow
5 9 (3.30%) Software AG
5 9 (3.30%) webMethods
6 8 (2.93%) Telerik
7 7 (2.56%) Xamarin
8 6 (2.20%) SAP
9 5 (1.83%) IBM
10 3 (1.10%) Perforce
10 3 (1.10%) Tableau
11 1 (0.37%) Google
11 1 (0.37%) Sitecore