Period
to 8 July 2020

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 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 97 42
Rank change year-on-year +55 -55 -12
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 218 285 586
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.36% 3.63% 5.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.81% 3.99% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 196 257 570
Median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.12% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £27,000 £29,725
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,165 £55,000 £51,100
% change year-on-year +0.30% +7.63% +2.20%

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 3,754 7,146 9,243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.33% 90.90% 93.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3,173 5,757 7,800
Median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% - -
10th Percentile £28,550 £25,670 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £61,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 8 July 2020.

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 8 July 2020. 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 +24 137 £50,000 +14.94% 6
South Yorkshire +15 36 £45,000 +28.57% 4
North Yorkshire +91 33 £45,000 +9.09% 1
East Yorkshire +25 7 £35,000 +16.67% 1
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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.

1 179 (82.11%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (25.69%) JavaScript
3 54 (24.77%) Scrum
4 48 (22.02%) QA
5 42 (19.27%) Software Engineering
5 42 (19.27%) DevOps
6 39 (17.89%) HTML
7 38 (17.43%) TDD
8 36 (16.51%) C#
9 35 (16.06%) .NET
10 34 (15.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 32 (14.68%) Java
12 30 (13.76%) SQL
12 30 (13.76%) Software Delivery
12 30 (13.76%) Waterfall
13 29 (13.30%) Finance
14 28 (12.84%) Node.js
15 27 (12.39%) MVC
15 27 (12.39%) CSS
15 27 (12.39%) Test Automation
16 26 (11.93%) User Experience
17 24 (11.01%) Problem-Solving
17 24 (11.01%) Project Management
18 21 (9.63%) OOP
18 21 (9.63%) Project Delivery
18 21 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (9.17%) People Management
19 20 (9.17%) BDD
19 20 (9.17%) Kanban
20 19 (8.72%) Python

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 14 (6.42%) Confluence
2 2 (0.92%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.50%) Azure
2 7 (3.21%) AWS
2 7 (3.21%) Serverless
3 5 (2.29%) SaaS
4 3 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.92%) GCP
5 2 (0.92%) GitHub
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.75%) Internet
2 3 (1.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) DNS
3 1 (0.46%) Firewall
3 1 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.46%) SMTP
3 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.46%) WAN
3 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.59%) MySQL
3 7 (3.21%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (2.75%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.29%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.29%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.38%) Big Data
7 2 (0.92%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.92%) HBase
7 2 (0.92%) MS Access
7 2 (0.92%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (7.80%) JIRA
2 8 (3.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.67%) Postman
2 8 (3.67%) SpecFlow
3 6 (2.75%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.29%) Selenium
4 5 (2.29%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.83%) VersionOne
5 4 (1.83%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.46%) Snyk
6 1 (0.46%) SonarQube
General
1 29 (13.30%) Finance
2 17 (7.80%) Banking
3 11 (5.05%) Marketing
4 7 (3.21%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.29%) Legal
6 4 (1.83%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.83%) Retail
7 2 (0.92%) Back Office
7 2 (0.92%) Law
7 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (30.28%) Developer
2 51 (23.39%) Analyst
3 40 (18.35%) Software Engineer
4 36 (16.51%) Business Analyst
5 29 (13.30%) Senior Developer
6 24 (11.01%) Agile Business Analyst
7 22 (10.09%) JavaScript Developer
8 18 (8.26%) .NET Developer
9 13 (5.96%) Project Manager
10 12 (5.50%) Principal Engineer
10 12 (5.50%) Principal Software Engineer
10 12 (5.50%) Tester
11 10 (4.59%) Agile Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Agile .NET Developer
12 9 (4.13%) PHP Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Senior Agile Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Senior SQL Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Software Analyst
12 9 (4.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.89%) HTML
2 35 (16.06%) .NET
3 28 (12.84%) Node.js
4 27 (12.39%) CSS
5 17 (7.80%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (7.80%) React
6 16 (7.34%) .NET Core
7 14 (6.42%) HTML5
8 13 (5.96%) Elastic Stack
9 11 (5.05%) AngularJS
9 11 (5.05%) jQuery
10 9 (4.13%) SOAP
10 9 (4.13%) XHTML
11 8 (3.67%) Entity Framework
11 8 (3.67%) LAMP
12 7 (3.21%) ASP.NET
12 7 (3.21%) Breeze.js
12 7 (3.21%) Unity DI Container
13 6 (2.75%) Kafka
13 6 (2.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.93%) User Experience
2 21 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.72%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (6.42%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (5.96%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.29%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.29%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.83%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.83%) iSeries
8 3 (1.38%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.92%) AS400
9 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.92%) Motion Graphics
10 1 (0.46%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.46%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.46%) NHS
10 1 (0.46%) PMI
10 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.80%) Windows
2 12 (5.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.75%) Linux
4 3 (1.38%) Android
4 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (82.11%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (24.77%) Scrum
3 42 (19.27%) DevOps
3 42 (19.27%) Software Engineering
4 38 (17.43%) TDD
5 34 (15.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (13.76%) Software Delivery
6 30 (13.76%) Waterfall
7 27 (12.39%) MVC
7 27 (12.39%) Test Automation
8 24 (11.01%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (11.01%) Project Management
9 21 (9.63%) OOP
9 21 (9.63%) Project Delivery
10 20 (9.17%) BDD
10 20 (9.17%) Kanban
10 20 (9.17%) People Management
11 19 (8.72%) Decision-Making
12 18 (8.26%) User Stories
13 17 (7.80%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (25.69%) JavaScript
2 36 (16.51%) C#
3 32 (14.68%) Java
4 30 (13.76%) SQL
5 19 (8.72%) Python
6 13 (5.96%) Go
7 12 (5.50%) PHP
7 12 (5.50%) Scala
8 8 (3.67%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.29%) Java 8
9 5 (2.29%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.83%) C++
10 4 (1.83%) Groovy
10 4 (1.83%) VBScript
11 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.92%) C
13 1 (0.46%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.46%) Tcl
13 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (4.13%) Degree
2 8 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.29%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.92%) CISM
4 2 (0.92%) CISSP
4 2 (0.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) CISA
5 1 (0.46%) CISMP
5 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.46%) CRISC
5 1 (0.46%) ISEB
5 1 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.46%) MCSE
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.46%) PMP
5 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (22.02%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (8.26%) Docker
2 2 (0.92%) HDFS
3 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (5.96%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.21%) Terraform
3 6 (2.75%) Ansible
3 6 (2.75%) Puppet
4 2 (0.92%) Graphite
4 2 (0.92%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.92%) Nagios
4 2 (0.92%) Opsview
4 2 (0.92%) Rancher
Vendors
1 17 (7.80%) IBM
1 17 (7.80%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.96%) Unisys
3 3 (1.38%) Hitachi
4 2 (0.92%) Adobe
4 2 (0.92%) Cognizant
4 2 (0.92%) Oracle
5 1 (0.46%) Apple
5 1 (0.46%) VMware