Period
to 19 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 19 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 79 58 88
Rank change year-on-year -21 +30 -44
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 222 107 305
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.49% 4.07% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 4.33% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 167 105 255
10th Percentile £31,700 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +4.76%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,981 2,471 6,816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 94.11% 94.03% 91.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4,641 2,158 5,506
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.27% +0.79%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £64,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,832 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% +8.25% +2.94%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Yorkshire

SDLC
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Yorkshire

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SDLC in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2021.

Salary histogram for SDLC in Yorkshire

SDLC
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -11 171 £47,500 -13.64% 22
South Yorkshire -46 23 £42,000 -6.67% 1
North Yorkshire -9 15 £40,000 -2.44% 2
East Yorkshire -11 11 £46,500 +32.86% 1
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 148 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (35.14%) SQL
3 67 (30.18%) Social Skills
4 55 (24.77%) C#
5 52 (23.42%) JavaScript
6 51 (22.97%) .NET
7 50 (22.52%) Scrum
8 46 (20.72%) JIRA
9 42 (18.92%) Software Engineering
9 42 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
10 40 (18.02%) DevOps
10 40 (18.02%) Java
11 37 (16.67%) HTML
11 37 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 37 (16.67%) Finance
12 36 (16.22%) Test Automation
13 35 (15.77%) Azure
13 35 (15.77%) Relational Database
14 32 (14.41%) CSS
15 30 (13.51%) Waterfall
15 30 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
16 26 (11.71%) Product Backlog
16 26 (11.71%) Mentoring
16 26 (11.71%) Spring
17 25 (11.26%) OO
17 25 (11.26%) MVC
17 25 (11.26%) Continuous Improvement
18 24 (10.81%) Software Testing
18 24 (10.81%) TDD
19 23 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 16 (7.21%) Confluence
2 14 (6.31%) Apache
3 10 (4.50%) CMS
4 5 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.80%) JBoss
6 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.45%) IIS
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.45%) EngageOne
3 1 (0.45%) InVision
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 35 (15.77%) Azure
2 21 (9.46%) AWS
3 7 (3.15%) GCP
4 6 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.70%) SaaS
4 6 (2.70%) Serverless
5 4 (1.80%) Slack
6 2 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.90%) Azure Functions
6 2 (0.90%) Azure Service Bus
6 2 (0.90%) Cloudflare
6 2 (0.90%) Cloudflare Workers
6 2 (0.90%) Power Platform
6 2 (0.90%) Trello
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (0.45%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (0.45%) Azure Storage
7 1 (0.45%) GitHub Actions
7 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.95%) HTTP
2 5 (2.25%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.35%) RFID
4 2 (0.90%) Internet
5 1 (0.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.45%) Network Security
5 1 (0.45%) SAN
5 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.77%) Relational Database
2 20 (9.01%) MySQL
3 18 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 11 (4.95%) MongoDB
4 11 (4.95%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.25%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.90%) Power BI
8 2 (0.90%) QlikView
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2019
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.90%) Tableau
9 1 (0.45%) Informix
9 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (20.72%) JIRA
2 18 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.95%) Selenium
4 6 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.25%) SpecFlow
6 4 (1.80%) CocoaPods
6 4 (1.80%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.80%) Postman
6 4 (1.80%) Xcode
7 3 (1.35%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.35%) TestRail
8 2 (0.90%) Appium
8 2 (0.90%) JMeter
8 2 (0.90%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.45%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.45%) JUnit
9 1 (0.45%) MSI
General
1 67 (30.18%) Social Skills
2 42 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (16.67%) Finance
4 18 (8.11%) Marketing
5 15 (6.76%) Retail
6 13 (5.86%) Public Sector
7 9 (4.05%) Law
8 8 (3.60%) Legal
9 6 (2.70%) Billing
10 4 (1.80%) Banking
10 4 (1.80%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (1.35%) Automotive
11 3 (1.35%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (1.35%) Games
12 2 (0.90%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.45%) Advertising
13 1 (0.45%) Back Office
13 1 (0.45%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (24.32%) Developer
2 33 (14.86%) Analyst
3 18 (8.11%) Business Analyst
3 18 (8.11%) Software Developer
4 16 (7.21%) Project Manager
5 15 (6.76%) Software Engineer
6 11 (4.95%) Senior Developer
6 11 (4.95%) Test Analyst
7 10 (4.50%) .NET Developer
7 10 (4.50%) Designer
7 10 (4.50%) Engineering Specialist
7 10 (4.50%) Product Manager
7 10 (4.50%) Product Owner
8 8 (3.60%) Senior Manager
8 8 (3.60%) Solutions Designer
8 8 (3.60%) Tester
9 7 (3.15%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (3.15%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 7 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (2.70%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (22.97%) .NET
2 37 (16.67%) HTML
3 32 (14.41%) CSS
4 26 (11.71%) Spring
5 21 (9.46%) React
6 19 (8.56%) AngularJS
6 19 (8.56%) jQuery
7 18 (8.11%) Web Services
8 13 (5.86%) LAMP
8 13 (5.86%) Node.js
8 13 (5.86%) REST
9 12 (5.41%) ASP.NET
9 12 (5.41%) RESTful
9 12 (5.41%) XML
10 10 (4.50%) Spring Boot
11 9 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (3.60%) .NET Core
12 8 (3.60%) Symfony
13 7 (3.15%) JSON
14 6 (2.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.95%) User Experience
2 10 (4.50%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.15%) Life Science
4 7 (3.15%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.80%) NHS
6 3 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.45%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.45%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.45%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.45%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.91%) Linux
2 18 (8.11%) Windows
3 6 (2.70%) Android
3 6 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.90%) Unix
5 1 (0.45%) AIX
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (22.52%) Scrum
3 42 (18.92%) Software Engineering
4 40 (18.02%) DevOps
5 36 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 30 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
6 30 (13.51%) Waterfall
7 26 (11.71%) Mentoring
7 26 (11.71%) Product Backlog
8 25 (11.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 25 (11.26%) MVC
8 25 (11.26%) OO
9 24 (10.81%) Software Testing
9 24 (10.81%) TDD
10 23 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (9.91%) User Stories
12 20 (9.01%) Coaching
12 20 (9.01%) Collaborative Working
12 20 (9.01%) Project Delivery
13 19 (8.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 78 (35.14%) SQL
2 55 (24.77%) C#
3 52 (23.42%) JavaScript
4 40 (18.02%) Java
5 23 (10.36%) PHP
6 17 (7.66%) PL/SQL
7 10 (4.50%) Python
8 8 (3.60%) TypeScript
8 8 (3.60%) VB
9 6 (2.70%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.80%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.80%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.80%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.35%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.35%) C
11 3 (1.35%) C++
11 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.35%) Ruby
12 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (6.31%) Degree
2 6 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.35%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.90%) HND
5 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.45%) CCSP
6 1 (0.45%) CISA
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.45%) CISM
6 1 (0.45%) CISSP
6 1 (0.45%) CRISC
6 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.11%) QA
2 7 (3.15%) IEC 62304
2 7 (3.15%) ISO 13485
3 6 (2.70%) SLA
4 5 (2.25%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) GDPR
6 1 (0.45%) NIST
System Software
1 5 (2.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (5.41%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.80%) Terraform
3 1 (0.45%) Grafana
3 1 (0.45%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.45%) Opsgenie
3 1 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 37 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.91%) Oracle
3 10 (4.50%) Atlassian
3 10 (4.50%) BT
4 4 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.35%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (0.90%) Ab Initio
6 2 (0.90%) Google
6 2 (0.90%) New Relic
6 2 (0.90%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.45%) Adobe
7 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.45%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.45%) CyberArk
7 1 (0.45%) HP
7 1 (0.45%) IBM
7 1 (0.45%) OpenText
7 1 (0.45%) Remedy
7 1 (0.45%) SAP
7 1 (0.45%) Sitecore