Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 33 38
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 +7
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 407 584 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.48% 6.09% 5.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 6.62% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 330 535 529
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £28,975 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 6,826 8,822 9,849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.95% 92.03% 91.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5,530 7,492 8,287
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Yorkshire

SDLC
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SDLC in Yorkshire

SDLC
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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 16 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
West Yorkshire -13 268 £45,000 -5.26% 59
North Yorkshire +13 66 £47,500 +5.56% 7
South Yorkshire -24 59 £37,500 +7.14% 26
East Yorkshire +3 15 £31,000 -30.34% 5
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 241 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (24.08%) .NET
3 91 (22.36%) Scrum
4 89 (21.87%) C#
5 76 (18.67%) JavaScript
6 67 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 61 (14.99%) SQL
8 60 (14.74%) Microsoft
9 59 (14.50%) Finance
10 54 (13.27%) Degree
10 54 (13.27%) Software Delivery
11 52 (12.78%) Mentoring
12 51 (12.53%) Waterfall
13 50 (12.29%) SQL Server
14 48 (11.79%) Java
15 47 (11.55%) HTML
16 45 (11.06%) JIRA
16 45 (11.06%) REST
17 44 (10.81%) User Stories
17 44 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
18 43 (10.57%) CSS
19 40 (9.83%) Web Services
19 40 (9.83%) Project Management
19 40 (9.83%) Software Engineering
20 38 (9.34%) Test Automation
20 38 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
20 38 (9.34%) TDD
21 32 (7.86%) MVC
21 32 (7.86%) Windows
21 32 (7.86%) ASP.NET

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 13 (3.19%) Confluence
2 12 (2.95%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.21%) CMS
3 9 (2.21%) IIS
4 5 (1.23%) CICS
5 4 (0.98%) Apache
5 4 (0.98%) Kentico
6 3 (0.74%) OpenEdge
7 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.49%) WordPress
8 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.98%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.49%) Exstream
5 2 (0.49%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.49%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.70%) GitHub
4 10 (2.46%) SaaS
5 9 (2.21%) Office 365
6 8 (1.97%) Sage Pay
7 6 (1.47%) Force.com
8 4 (0.98%) Apigee
9 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.25%) npm
9 1 (0.25%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.98%) Internet
2 3 (0.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (12.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.72%) Hadoop
4 7 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.23%) DB2
5 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.74%) MySQL
7 3 (0.74%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.49%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.49%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.25%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 45 (11.06%) JIRA
2 20 (4.91%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.91%) Visual Studio
3 16 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.70%) Selenium
5 8 (1.97%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (1.47%) Jasmine
7 6 (1.47%) JUnit
7 6 (1.47%) Protractor
7 6 (1.47%) TestNG
8 5 (1.23%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.23%) Subversion
9 4 (0.98%) FogBugz
10 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.49%) VersionOne
11 2 (0.49%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.25%) Babel
12 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
General
1 59 (14.50%) Finance
2 19 (4.67%) Banking
3 18 (4.42%) Retail
4 12 (2.95%) Investment Banking
5 8 (1.97%) Legal
6 7 (1.72%) Czech Language
7 6 (1.47%) Marketing
8 5 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.23%) Law
9 3 (0.74%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.25%) Advertising
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Games
10 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (33.42%) Developer
2 132 (32.43%) Analyst
3 75 (18.43%) Business Analyst
4 39 (9.58%) Agile Business Analyst
5 33 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 31 (7.62%) Tester
7 30 (7.37%) Software Developer
8 25 (6.14%) Test Analyst
9 24 (5.90%) Software Analyst
10 19 (4.67%) Software Tester
11 18 (4.42%) Applications Developer
11 18 (4.42%) Project Manager
12 17 (4.18%) Architect
12 17 (4.18%) SDLC Business Analyst
12 17 (4.18%) Senior Developer
12 17 (4.18%) Systems Analyst
13 15 (3.69%) Designer
13 15 (3.69%) Scrum Master
14 14 (3.44%) Software Engineer
15 12 (2.95%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (24.08%) .NET
2 47 (11.55%) HTML
3 45 (11.06%) REST
4 43 (10.57%) CSS
5 40 (9.83%) Web Services
6 32 (7.86%) ASP.NET
6 32 (7.86%) Node.js
7 27 (6.63%) AngularJS
8 22 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (4.67%) JSON
9 19 (4.67%) React
10 18 (4.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (4.42%) HTML5
10 18 (4.42%) jQuery
10 18 (4.42%) XML
11 16 (3.93%) SOAP
12 12 (2.95%) Spring
13 10 (2.46%) Entity Framework
13 10 (2.46%) RESTful
14 9 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.37%) User Experience
3 15 (3.69%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.46%) NHS
6 8 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.72%) Derivative
7 7 (1.72%) e-Learning
8 4 (0.98%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.98%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.98%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.49%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.25%) EPoS
10 1 (0.25%) Fintech
10 1 (0.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.86%) Windows
2 18 (4.42%) Android
2 18 (4.42%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.46%) Linux
4 9 (2.21%) Windows 10
5 7 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (22.36%) Scrum
3 67 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (13.27%) Software Delivery
5 52 (12.78%) Mentoring
6 51 (12.53%) Waterfall
7 44 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
7 44 (10.81%) User Stories
8 40 (9.83%) Project Management
8 40 (9.83%) Software Engineering
9 38 (9.34%) TDD
9 38 (9.34%) Test Automation
10 32 (7.86%) MVC
11 25 (6.14%) Web Development
12 24 (5.90%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (5.41%) Workflow
14 21 (5.16%) Continuous Deployment
14 21 (5.16%) Front End Development
14 21 (5.16%) Functional Testing
15 20 (4.91%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 89 (21.87%) C#
2 76 (18.67%) JavaScript
3 61 (14.99%) SQL
4 48 (11.79%) Java
5 20 (4.91%) TypeScript
6 10 (2.46%) Apex Code
6 10 (2.46%) C++
6 10 (2.46%) Ruby
7 9 (2.21%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.97%) PHP
9 7 (1.72%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.47%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.23%) COBOL
11 5 (1.23%) Java 8
11 5 (1.23%) JCL
12 4 (0.98%) ABAP
12 4 (0.98%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.98%) X++
13 2 (0.49%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.25%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (13.27%) Degree
2 13 (3.19%) ISEB
3 8 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.47%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.98%) DBS Check
5 4 (0.98%) PMP
6 3 (0.74%) CISM
6 3 (0.74%) CISSP
6 3 (0.74%) CRISC
6 3 (0.74%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.25%) CBAP
8 1 (0.25%) HND
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.63%) QA
2 15 (3.69%) GDPR
3 4 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.74%) SNOMED CT
5 2 (0.49%) COBIT
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.25%) PMO
6 1 (0.25%) PSD2
6 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (4.42%) Docker
2 9 (2.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (2.46%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.21%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.49%) Puppet
4 1 (0.25%) Ansible
4 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 60 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (4.18%) Oracle
4 12 (2.95%) SAP
5 10 (2.46%) Perforce
5 10 (2.46%) ServiceNow
6 9 (2.21%) Software AG
6 9 (2.21%) webMethods
7 8 (1.97%) Telerik
8 7 (1.72%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.72%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.23%) IBM
10 3 (0.74%) Tableau
11 1 (0.25%) Adobe
11 1 (0.25%) Google
11 1 (0.25%) Sitecore