Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 28 18
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 +1
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 21 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 11.67% 5.74% 14.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.56% 6.09% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 16
Wigan median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £25,250 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £44,500 £43,750
Manchester median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +12.50%

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 Wigan with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 135 115 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 75.00% 94.26% 91.15%
Number of salaries quoted 96 110 95
Wigan median annual salary £40,000 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.52% +3.85% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,025 £20,950
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £49,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wigan.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Wigan

SDLC
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDLC in Wigan.

Salary trend for SDLC in Wigan

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Wigan over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Wigan

For the 6 months to 15 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 Wigan region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
1 10 (47.62%) PRINCE2
1 10 (47.62%) PRINCE
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle Reports
1 10 (47.62%) Regression Testing
1 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (47.62%) Web Testing
1 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
1 10 (47.62%) Software Delivery
1 10 (47.62%) Defect Management
1 10 (47.62%) Waterfall
2 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Solaris
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
3 8 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database
3 8 (38.10%) Test Management

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) IT Manager
1 10 (47.62%) IT Project Manager
1 10 (47.62%) Project Manager
2 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Solaris
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Defect Management
1 10 (47.62%) PRINCE
1 10 (47.62%) PRINCE2
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
1 10 (47.62%) Regression Testing
1 10 (47.62%) Software Delivery
1 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
1 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
1 10 (47.62%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (47.62%) Waterfall
1 10 (47.62%) Web Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Test Management
3 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
3 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
2 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft