Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
London > Central London
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,886 2,010 3,735
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 28.51% 31.04% 28.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.05% 32.91% 30.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,684 1,787 3,358
10th Percentile £48,575 £47,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £55,550 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £100,000 £95,000
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

Agile Software Development 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 Central London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,276 6,107 12,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 94.88% 94.30% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5,618 5,377 10,951
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £49,977
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £96,250
London median annual salary £70,000 £68,346 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.42% +5.15% +8.33%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Central London

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Central London.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Central London

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Central London over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Central London

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Central London region over the 6 months to 1 August 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
City of London +1 1,599 £75,000 +7.14% 637
West End of London -4 38 £82,500 +10.00% 15
City of Westminster -3 16 £49,556 -17.41% 2
Camden -2 5 £66,516 -1.46% 13
Southwark -5 4 £87,500 +29.63%
Kensington and Chelsea -4 2 £85,000 +61.22% 1
Lambeth - 1 £28,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development 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 Central London region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 624 (33.09%) DevOps
2 523 (27.73%) Finance
2 523 (27.73%) Azure
3 479 (25.40%) Java
4 438 (23.22%) Social Skills
5 427 (22.64%) SQL
6 403 (21.37%) JavaScript
7 397 (21.05%) AWS
8 375 (19.88%) Microservices
9 371 (19.67%) Scrum
10 355 (18.82%) C#
11 346 (18.35%) React
12 324 (17.18%) .NET
13 320 (16.97%) TDD
14 307 (16.28%) Test Automation
15 285 (15.11%) Software Engineering
16 282 (14.95%) Kubernetes
17 279 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
18 274 (14.53%) Docker
19 272 (14.42%) Python
20 247 (13.10%) SQL Server
21 242 (12.83%) CSS
22 219 (11.61%) Degree
22 219 (11.61%) QA
23 208 (11.03%) HTML
24 201 (10.66%) Fintech
25 195 (10.34%) OO
26 192 (10.18%) Banking
27 190 (10.07%) Terraform
28 181 (9.60%) Microsoft

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 95 (5.04%) SharePoint
2 77 (4.08%) Confluence
3 48 (2.55%) Apache Spark
4 38 (2.01%) CMS
5 34 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (1.01%) IIS
7 16 (0.85%) Drupal
8 12 (0.64%) Apache Solr
9 11 (0.58%) Apache
10 9 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (0.48%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.42%) SAS
12 7 (0.37%) nginx
13 6 (0.32%) Anypoint
13 6 (0.32%) IBM Transformation Extender
14 5 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
14 5 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
14 5 (0.27%) Red Hat Fuse
15 4 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 16 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.53%) InVision
7 9 (0.48%) Sketch
8 5 (0.27%) Chatbot
9 4 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (0.21%) Zeplin
10 3 (0.16%) Figma
10 3 (0.16%) Marvel
10 3 (0.16%) UXPin
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.053%) Mingle
12 1 (0.053%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 63 (3.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.32%) Shopify
4 5 (0.27%) Magento
4 5 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.21%) Elite 3E
5 4 (0.21%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 3 (0.16%) Bloomberg AIM
6 3 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
6 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 3 (0.16%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.11%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.053%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.053%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.053%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.053%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.053%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 523 (27.73%) Azure
2 397 (21.05%) AWS
3 160 (8.48%) GCP
4 136 (7.21%) SaaS
5 128 (6.79%) Power Platform
6 113 (5.99%) Serverless
7 103 (5.46%) PaaS
8 69 (3.66%) PowerApps
9 54 (2.86%) Azure Key Vault
10 51 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
11 47 (2.49%) Azure Functions
12 46 (2.44%) Azure Service Bus
13 45 (2.39%) IaaS
14 42 (2.23%) Microsoft 365
15 41 (2.17%) Azure App Service
16 39 (2.07%) Azure Service Fabric
16 39 (2.07%) Azure Storage
17 38 (2.01%) AWS Lambda
17 38 (2.01%) Dynamics 365
18 35 (1.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (0.90%) TCP/IP
2 16 (0.85%) Firewall
2 16 (0.85%) FTP
2 16 (0.85%) HTTP
3 15 (0.80%) Network Security
4 12 (0.64%) DNS
5 9 (0.48%) Internet
6 7 (0.37%) LAN
6 7 (0.37%) SAN
6 7 (0.37%) SSH
6 7 (0.37%) WAN
7 5 (0.27%) VLAN
8 4 (0.21%) AMQP
9 3 (0.16%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.16%) Extranet
9 3 (0.16%) VoIP
9 3 (0.16%) WebEx
10 2 (0.11%) DHCP
11 1 (0.053%) SMTP
11 1 (0.053%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 139 (7.37%) NoSQL
3 118 (6.26%) Big Data
4 114 (6.04%) MongoDB
5 91 (4.83%) Power BI
6 90 (4.77%) Relational Database
7 85 (4.51%) Hadoop
8 78 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
9 69 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
10 60 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 50 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
12 43 (2.28%) MySQL
13 40 (2.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 38 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 33 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
15 33 (1.75%) Data Lake
16 30 (1.59%) Blockchain
16 30 (1.59%) Tableau
17 26 (1.38%) Redis
18 23 (1.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 174 (9.23%) JIRA
2 162 (8.59%) Git (software)
3 155 (8.22%) Jenkins
4 104 (5.51%) Selenium
5 67 (3.55%) Cucumber
6 59 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 52 (2.76%) Visual Studio Team System
8 51 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 44 (2.33%) TeamCity
10 40 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
10 40 (2.12%) WebDriver
11 32 (1.70%) CircleCI
12 29 (1.54%) JUnit
12 29 (1.54%) Visual Studio
13 27 (1.43%) SonarQube
14 26 (1.38%) GitLab
15 25 (1.33%) Bitbucket
15 25 (1.33%) NUnit
16 24 (1.27%) Maven
17 23 (1.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 523 (27.73%) Finance
2 438 (23.22%) Social Skills
3 192 (10.18%) Banking
4 135 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (4.40%) Retail
6 78 (4.14%) Marketing
7 71 (3.76%) Presentation Skills
8 69 (3.66%) Front Office
9 59 (3.13%) Influencing Skills
10 45 (2.39%) Advertising
11 43 (2.28%) Legal
11 43 (2.28%) Organisational Skills
12 42 (2.23%) Investment Banking
12 42 (2.23%) Law
13 39 (2.07%) Public Sector
14 27 (1.43%) Publishing
15 20 (1.06%) Games
16 19 (1.01%) Private Banking
17 17 (0.90%) Documentation Skills
18 16 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 647 (34.31%) Developer
2 196 (10.39%) Senior Developer
3 184 (9.76%) Java Developer
4 128 (6.79%) Project Manager
5 118 (6.26%) Analyst
6 109 (5.78%) C# Developer
7 104 (5.51%) Architect
8 100 (5.30%) .NET Developer
9 91 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
10 84 (4.45%) Business Analyst
11 76 (4.03%) Software Engineer
12 72 (3.82%) Product Owner
13 71 (3.76%) Lead Developer
14 62 (3.29%) Software Developer
15 61 (3.23%) React Developer
16 60 (3.18%) C# .NET Developer
16 60 (3.18%) Data Engineer
17 58 (3.08%) Senior DevOps
18 57 (3.02%) Azure Developer
18 57 (3.02%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (18.35%) React
2 324 (17.18%) .NET
3 242 (12.83%) CSS
4 208 (11.03%) HTML
5 176 (9.33%) Node.js
6 168 (8.91%) AngularJS
7 156 (8.27%) Web Services
8 148 (7.85%) .NET Core
9 134 (7.10%) Spring
10 122 (6.47%) REST
11 113 (5.99%) Kafka
12 103 (5.46%) Spring Boot
13 96 (5.09%) .NET Framework
13 96 (5.09%) HTML5
14 91 (4.83%) RESTful
15 86 (4.56%) jQuery
16 83 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
17 78 (4.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 77 (4.08%) Entity Framework
19 74 (3.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 177 (9.38%) User Experience
2 81 (4.29%) Mobile App
3 74 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
4 60 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
5 53 (2.81%) Cloud Native
6 50 (2.65%) N-Tier
7 46 (2.44%) Derivative
8 45 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
9 44 (2.33%) Legacy Systems
10 42 (2.23%) Management Information System
11 39 (2.07%) Public Cloud
12 34 (1.80%) Algorithms
13 32 (1.70%) Equities
14 30 (1.59%) Fixed Income
15 29 (1.54%) Data Structures
15 29 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 28 (1.48%) Virtual Team
17 25 (1.33%) Reinsurance
18 23 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
19 19 (1.01%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 121 (6.42%) Linux
2 60 (3.18%) Windows
3 49 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 45 (2.39%) Android
5 39 (2.07%) Unix
6 16 (0.85%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.53%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.32%) CoreOS
8 6 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.16%) CentOS
9 3 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.16%) Solaris
10 2 (0.11%) SUSE
11 1 (0.053%) VMS
11 1 (0.053%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 624 (33.09%) DevOps
2 375 (19.88%) Microservices
3 371 (19.67%) Scrum
4 320 (16.97%) TDD
5 307 (16.28%) Test Automation
6 285 (15.11%) Software Engineering
7 279 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
8 201 (10.66%) Fintech
9 195 (10.34%) OO
10 174 (9.23%) Mentoring
11 164 (8.70%) Full Stack Development
12 163 (8.64%) Analytics
13 162 (8.59%) SDLC
14 150 (7.95%) Project Management
15 147 (7.79%) BDD
16 130 (6.89%) Business Intelligence
16 130 (6.89%) Coaching
17 128 (6.79%) Problem-Solving
18 122 (6.47%) SOLID
19 118 (6.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 479 (25.40%) Java
2 427 (22.64%) SQL
3 403 (21.37%) JavaScript
4 355 (18.82%) C#
5 272 (14.42%) Python
6 132 (7.00%) TypeScript
7 109 (5.78%) PowerShell
8 98 (5.20%) Java 8
9 84 (4.45%) T-SQL
10 71 (3.76%) Kotlin
11 56 (2.97%) C++
12 51 (2.70%) Scala
13 44 (2.33%) ES6
14 38 (2.01%) Go
15 34 (1.80%) C
15 34 (1.80%) PHP
16 29 (1.54%) Java 11
17 19 (1.01%) Ruby
18 18 (0.95%) Shell Script
19 17 (0.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 219 (11.61%) Degree
2 55 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 45 (2.39%) SC Cleared
5 25 (1.33%) Master's Degree
6 20 (1.06%) ISTQB
7 17 (0.90%) PMI Certification
8 15 (0.80%) PMP
9 12 (0.64%) CISM
9 12 (0.64%) CISSP
9 12 (0.64%) DV Cleared
10 11 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.37%) AWS Certification
12 7 (0.37%) MCSE
12 7 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.32%) CCNA
13 6 (0.32%) MCSA
13 6 (0.32%) NVQ Level 4
14 5 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (11.61%) QA
2 43 (2.28%) Accessibility
3 42 (2.23%) GDPR
4 35 (1.86%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.64%) NIST
5 12 (0.64%) PMO
6 10 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.37%) ISO 20022
8 6 (0.32%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.27%) MiFID
10 4 (0.21%) COBIT
10 4 (0.21%) EMIR
11 3 (0.16%) GRC
11 3 (0.16%) WCAG
12 2 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.11%) SEPA
13 1 (0.053%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.053%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.053%) JSP 440
System Software
1 274 (14.53%) Docker
2 22 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.11%) vSphere
7 1 (0.053%) Firmware
7 1 (0.053%) HDFS
7 1 (0.053%) KVM
7 1 (0.053%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.053%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.053%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 282 (14.95%) Kubernetes
2 190 (10.07%) Terraform
3 101 (5.36%) Ansible
4 73 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (2.60%) Puppet
6 25 (1.33%) Prometheus
7 19 (1.01%) Grafana
8 10 (0.53%) Consul
8 10 (0.53%) Packer
9 9 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (0.42%) Rancher
11 7 (0.37%) Graphite
11 7 (0.37%) Salt
12 6 (0.32%) Istio
12 6 (0.32%) Nagios
12 6 (0.32%) Opsview
12 6 (0.32%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.21%) Kibana
14 3 (0.16%) Control-M
14 3 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 181 (9.60%) Microsoft
2 94 (4.98%) Oracle
3 44 (2.33%) Google
4 41 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 40 (2.12%) Nintex
6 26 (1.38%) VMware
7 25 (1.33%) Adobe
8 22 (1.17%) SAP
9 20 (1.06%) Databricks
9 20 (1.06%) IBM
10 18 (0.95%) Fidessa
11 16 (0.85%) Atlassian
12 12 (0.64%) Pega
13 11 (0.58%) Quadient
14 10 (0.53%) Bloomberg
14 10 (0.53%) Red Hat
14 10 (0.53%) ServiceNow
15 9 (0.48%) Cisco
15 9 (0.48%) iManage
15 9 (0.48%) Sitecore