Period
to 6 April 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 6 April 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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 46 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12 -3
Permanent jobs citing SDLC 304 394 637
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.17% 5.34% 6.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.67% 5.78% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 282 363 606
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,825 £27,750 £31,050
90th Percentile £69,875 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 5,358 6,813 9,657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.12% 92.27% 92.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4,438 5,583 8,239
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.52%

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 6 April 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 6 April 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 +2 220 £50,000 +11.11% 15
North Yorkshire +47 50 £42,500 +17.24% 5
South Yorkshire -16 31 £45,000 +20.00% 9
East Yorkshire +5 3 £35,000 +12.90% 2
SDLC
England

For the 6 months to 6 April 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.

1 221 (72.70%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (24.67%) Scrum
3 61 (20.07%) Test Automation
4 59 (19.41%) C#
5 57 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 54 (17.76%) QA
7 51 (16.78%) Finance
8 50 (16.45%) DevOps
9 48 (15.79%) .NET
10 47 (15.46%) Software Delivery
11 46 (15.13%) Software Engineering
12 42 (13.82%) TDD
13 38 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
14 36 (11.84%) SQL
14 36 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 34 (11.18%) Project Management
17 33 (10.86%) HTML
17 33 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (10.86%) React
18 32 (10.53%) Node.js
18 32 (10.53%) Java
19 31 (10.20%) Microsoft
19 31 (10.20%) Waterfall
20 30 (9.87%) CSS
20 30 (9.87%) JIRA
21 27 (8.88%) User Stories
21 27 (8.88%) User Experience
21 27 (8.88%) Mentoring
22 26 (8.55%) Greenfield Project

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 22 (7.24%) Confluence
2 2 (0.66%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.66%) CMS
2 2 (0.66%) IIS
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.33%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.55%) Azure
2 12 (3.95%) AWS
3 6 (1.97%) SaaS
4 5 (1.64%) GCP
5 3 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.99%) Serverless
5 3 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.66%) GitHub
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.96%) AMQP
2 6 (1.97%) HTTP
3 3 (0.99%) Firewall
3 3 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.66%) DNS
4 2 (0.66%) Internet
4 2 (0.66%) SMTP
4 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.66%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.61%) MySQL
3 12 (3.95%) MongoDB
4 10 (3.29%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.96%) Big Data
5 9 (2.96%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.30%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.66%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.66%) HBase
9 2 (0.66%) MS Access
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.66%) Sqoop
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (9.87%) JIRA
2 16 (5.26%) Selenium
3 15 (4.93%) SpecFlow
4 13 (4.28%) Jenkins
4 13 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (4.28%) Visual Studio
5 10 (3.29%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.29%) Postman
6 8 (2.63%) SoapUI
7 7 (2.30%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.30%) WebDriver
8 6 (1.97%) GitLab
8 6 (1.97%) TestRail
9 4 (1.32%) VersionOne
10 2 (0.66%) JMeter
10 2 (0.66%) LINQPad
10 2 (0.66%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.33%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.33%) JUnit
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 51 (16.78%) Finance
2 20 (6.58%) Banking
3 17 (5.59%) Marketing
4 11 (3.62%) Legal
5 9 (2.96%) Public Sector
6 8 (2.63%) Advertising
6 8 (2.63%) Retail
6 8 (2.63%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (26.32%) Analyst
2 79 (25.99%) Developer
3 47 (15.46%) Business Analyst
4 39 (12.83%) Software Engineer
5 27 (8.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 23 (7.57%) .NET Developer
6 23 (7.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 23 (7.57%) Senior Developer
7 22 (7.24%) Tester
8 14 (4.61%) Software Analyst
9 13 (4.28%) React Developer
10 12 (3.95%) Delivery Manager
10 12 (3.95%) Designer
10 12 (3.95%) Project Manager
10 12 (3.95%) Test Analyst
11 10 (3.29%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (3.29%) Principal Engineer
11 10 (3.29%) Principal Software Engineer
11 10 (3.29%) QA Tester
11 10 (3.29%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (15.79%) .NET
2 33 (10.86%) HTML
2 33 (10.86%) React
3 32 (10.53%) Node.js
4 30 (9.87%) CSS
5 19 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 17 (5.59%) jQuery
7 14 (4.61%) XHTML
8 13 (4.28%) REST
8 13 (4.28%) SOAP
8 13 (4.28%) Web Services
9 12 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (2.96%) .NET Core
10 9 (2.96%) ASP.NET
10 9 (2.96%) Kafka
10 9 (2.96%) RESTful
11 8 (2.63%) .NET Framework
11 8 (2.63%) HTML5
12 7 (2.30%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (2.30%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.88%) User Experience
3 26 (8.55%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (4.28%) Mainframe
5 10 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (1.97%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.64%) NHS
8 4 (1.32%) iSeries
8 4 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.99%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.99%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.66%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.66%) Motion Graphics
11 1 (0.33%) AS400
11 1 (0.33%) Cyberattack
11 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.33%) EPoS
11 1 (0.33%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.33%) Social Media
11 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.25%) Windows
2 14 (4.61%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.97%) Linux
4 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.66%) Android
5 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (72.70%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (24.67%) Scrum
3 61 (20.07%) Test Automation
4 50 (16.45%) DevOps
5 47 (15.46%) Software Delivery
6 46 (15.13%) Software Engineering
7 42 (13.82%) TDD
8 38 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
9 36 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (11.18%) Project Management
12 31 (10.20%) Waterfall
13 27 (8.88%) Mentoring
13 27 (8.88%) User Stories
14 25 (8.22%) BDD
14 25 (8.22%) Project Delivery
15 23 (7.57%) Decision-Making
15 23 (7.57%) Kanban
16 21 (6.91%) MVC
16 21 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (19.41%) C#
2 57 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 36 (11.84%) SQL
4 32 (10.53%) Java
5 17 (5.59%) Python
6 10 (3.29%) Go
7 9 (2.96%) TypeScript
8 8 (2.63%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.30%) C++
10 6 (1.97%) PHP
10 6 (1.97%) Scala
11 4 (1.32%) Groovy
11 4 (1.32%) Java 8
11 4 (1.32%) VBScript
12 3 (0.99%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.99%) ES6
12 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.66%) C
14 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (4.28%) Degree
2 11 (3.62%) ISTQB
3 10 (3.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.30%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.99%) CISM
6 3 (0.99%) CISSP
7 2 (0.66%) CISMP
8 1 (0.33%) CISA
8 1 (0.33%) CRISC
8 1 (0.33%) CSPO
8 1 (0.33%) ISEB
8 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.33%) MCSE
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (17.76%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.66%) GDPR
5 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (8.22%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) HDFS
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 16 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.95%) Ansible
3 12 (3.95%) Puppet
4 7 (2.30%) Terraform
5 2 (0.66%) Graphite
5 2 (0.66%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.66%) Nagios
5 2 (0.66%) Opsview
5 2 (0.66%) Rancher
6 1 (0.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 31 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.59%) IBM
3 14 (4.61%) Unisys
4 13 (4.28%) Oracle
5 6 (1.97%) T-Plan
6 3 (0.99%) Hitachi
6 3 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.66%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.33%) Adobe
8 1 (0.33%) Apple
8 1 (0.33%) HP
8 1 (0.33%) RedGate
8 1 (0.33%) Tableau
8 1 (0.33%) VMware