Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3,082 3,009 2,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 29.80% 28.39% 26.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.40% 30.46% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,795 2,671 2,591
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,512 9,880 9,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.98% 93.23% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8,444 8,803 8,666
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in the City of London

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the City of London.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in the City of London

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in the City of London

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
London Bridge +4 21 £52,500 -16.00%
Moorgate -10 2 £67,500 +114.29%
Agile Software Development
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 993 (32.22%) Java
2 955 (30.99%) Finance
3 807 (26.18%) TDD
4 804 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 779 (25.28%) C#
6 745 (24.17%) SQL
7 705 (22.87%) Scrum
8 650 (21.09%) .NET
9 566 (18.36%) Microservices
10 551 (17.88%) DevOps
11 520 (16.87%) HTML
12 463 (15.02%) CSS
13 456 (14.80%) Microsoft Azure
14 450 (14.60%) SQL Server
15 440 (14.28%) AngularJS
16 431 (13.98%) Microsoft
17 421 (13.66%) Amazon AWS
18 414 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
19 403 (13.08%) Test Automation
20 399 (12.95%) SDLC
21 385 (12.49%) Python
22 364 (11.81%) MVC
23 362 (11.75%) Java 8
24 351 (11.39%) Degree
25 343 (11.13%) Fintech
26 330 (10.71%) Spring
27 328 (10.64%) QA
28 318 (10.32%) Docker
29 313 (10.16%) Software Engineering
30 306 (9.93%) Waterfall

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 82 (2.66%) Confluence
2 71 (2.30%) Apache Spark
3 64 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 57 (1.85%) CMS
5 55 (1.78%) SharePoint
6 40 (1.30%) Apache
7 34 (1.10%) JBoss
7 34 (1.10%) WebSphere
8 25 (0.81%) Umbraco
9 23 (0.75%) Tomcat
10 22 (0.71%) nginx
11 19 (0.62%) Apache TomEE
11 19 (0.62%) IIS
11 19 (0.62%) MS Exchange
12 15 (0.49%) Hyperledger
13 14 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
14 11 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (0.26%) Drupal
15 8 (0.26%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 71 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 61 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
3 52 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 42 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 39 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
6 24 (0.78%) Photoshop
7 19 (0.62%) AutoCAD
8 12 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
8 12 (0.39%) InVision
9 10 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.19%) InDesign
10 6 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.13%) Chatbot
12 3 (0.097%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.032%) Camtasia
13 1 (0.032%) Snagit
13 1 (0.032%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 51 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.26%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.13%) Magento
4 4 (0.13%) thinkFolio
5 3 (0.097%) R3 Corda
5 3 (0.097%) RiskWrite
5 3 (0.097%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.065%) Infor SunSystems
6 2 (0.065%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.032%) Actimize
7 1 (0.032%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.032%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.032%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.032%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.032%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.032%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.032%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.032%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 456 (14.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 421 (13.66%) Amazon AWS
3 85 (2.76%) SaaS
4 84 (2.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 56 (1.82%) GitHub
6 48 (1.56%) Office 365
7 42 (1.36%) PaaS
8 35 (1.14%) Serverless
9 31 (1.01%) IaaS
10 24 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
11 23 (0.75%) Azure Data Factory
11 23 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
12 17 (0.55%) Azure Functions
13 16 (0.52%) OpenShift
14 14 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
15 13 (0.42%) BlazeMeter
16 12 (0.39%) Amazon S3
16 12 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
17 11 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
18 10 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 56 (1.82%) DNS
2 46 (1.49%) Firewall
3 36 (1.17%) DHCP
4 24 (0.78%) HTTP
5 19 (0.62%) TCP/IP
6 18 (0.58%) Internet
7 17 (0.55%) Skype
8 15 (0.49%) VLAN
9 9 (0.29%) BIG-IP
10 8 (0.26%) 3G
10 8 (0.26%) 4G
10 8 (0.26%) GPRS
10 8 (0.26%) GSM
10 8 (0.26%) LTE
10 8 (0.26%) PSTN
10 8 (0.26%) VPN
11 7 (0.23%) AMQP
12 4 (0.13%) DSL
12 4 (0.13%) Intranet
12 4 (0.13%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 450 (14.60%) SQL Server
2 228 (7.40%) Big Data
3 196 (6.36%) NoSQL
4 151 (4.90%) MySQL
5 109 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
6 93 (3.02%) MongoDB
7 89 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 84 (2.73%) Hadoop
9 78 (2.53%) Redis
10 69 (2.24%) Relational Database
11 62 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 54 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 51 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
14 47 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
15 43 (1.40%) Power BI
15 43 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
16 34 (1.10%) Data Lake
17 33 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 31 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
19 30 (0.97%) HBase
Development Applications
1 266 (8.63%) Git (software)
2 244 (7.92%) Jenkins
3 216 (7.01%) JIRA
4 170 (5.52%) Selenium
5 114 (3.70%) Maven
6 108 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 105 (3.41%) Cucumber
8 89 (2.89%) TeamCity
9 85 (2.76%) Gradle
10 75 (2.43%) Visual Studio Team System
11 61 (1.98%) WebDriver
12 56 (1.82%) Visual Studio
13 53 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
14 49 (1.59%) JUnit
14 49 (1.59%) SpecFlow
15 48 (1.56%) NUnit
16 43 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 38 (1.23%) Mockito
17 38 (1.23%) SoapUI
18 31 (1.01%) git-flow
General
1 955 (30.99%) Finance
2 257 (8.34%) Banking
3 130 (4.22%) Retail
4 101 (3.28%) Games
5 99 (3.21%) Advertising
6 76 (2.47%) Marketing
7 72 (2.34%) Front Office
8 59 (1.91%) Law
9 56 (1.82%) Financial Institution
10 47 (1.52%) Investment Banking
11 41 (1.33%) Back Office
12 33 (1.07%) Telecoms
13 24 (0.78%) Publishing
14 23 (0.75%) Retail Banking
15 15 (0.49%) Legal
16 11 (0.36%) Automotive
16 11 (0.36%) French Language
17 9 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.26%) Manufacturing
19 4 (0.13%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1,520 (49.32%) Developer
2 574 (18.62%) Java Developer
3 378 (12.26%) Senior Developer
4 270 (8.76%) .NET Developer
5 251 (8.14%) Analyst
6 230 (7.46%) C# Developer
7 178 (5.78%) Architect
8 162 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 155 (5.03%) Lead Developer
10 151 (4.90%) Project Manager
11 138 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
12 117 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
13 110 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
14 106 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
15 105 (3.41%) Agile Developer
16 92 (2.99%) Software Engineer
17 89 (2.89%) SQL Developer
18 86 (2.79%) Agile Java Developer
19 84 (2.73%) Senior .NET Developer
20 78 (2.53%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 650 (21.09%) .NET
2 520 (16.87%) HTML
3 463 (15.02%) CSS
4 440 (14.28%) AngularJS
5 330 (10.71%) Spring
6 277 (8.99%) Web Services
7 264 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 258 (8.37%) React
9 257 (8.34%) ASP.NET
10 235 (7.62%) REST
11 226 (7.33%) RESTful
12 183 (5.94%) jQuery
13 161 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 151 (4.90%) .NET Core
14 151 (4.90%) Node.js
15 146 (4.74%) .NET Framework
16 120 (3.89%) HTML5
17 119 (3.86%) Spring Boot
17 119 (3.86%) XML
18 101 (3.28%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 343 (11.13%) Fintech
2 214 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
3 173 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 152 (4.93%) User Experience
5 120 (3.89%) Mobile App
6 102 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
7 71 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 61 (1.98%) Xbox
9 59 (1.91%) Algorithms
10 53 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
11 48 (1.56%) Reinsurance
12 47 (1.52%) Data Structures
13 39 (1.27%) Data Centre
13 39 (1.27%) Management Information System
13 39 (1.27%) N-Tier
14 37 (1.20%) Virtual Team
15 36 (1.17%) PKI
16 34 (1.10%) Derivative
17 28 (0.91%) Fixed Income
18 23 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 174 (5.65%) Linux
2 138 (4.48%) Windows
3 75 (2.43%) Android
4 64 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 47 (1.52%) Windows Server
6 46 (1.49%) Unix
7 40 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (0.68%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.29%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.13%) CentOS
11 4 (0.13%) Solaris
12 2 (0.065%) Fedora
12 2 (0.065%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.065%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.032%) AIX
13 1 (0.032%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.032%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.032%) SUSE
13 1 (0.032%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 807 (26.18%) TDD
2 705 (22.87%) Scrum
3 566 (18.36%) Microservices
4 551 (17.88%) DevOps
5 414 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
6 403 (13.08%) Test Automation
7 399 (12.95%) SDLC
8 364 (11.81%) MVC
9 313 (10.16%) Software Engineering
10 306 (9.93%) Waterfall
11 300 (9.73%) Project Management
12 242 (7.85%) Problem-Solving
13 231 (7.50%) BDD
14 200 (6.49%) Analytics
15 196 (6.36%) OO
16 181 (5.87%) E-Commerce
17 176 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
17 176 (5.71%) Kanban
18 175 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
19 163 (5.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 993 (32.22%) Java
2 804 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 779 (25.28%) C#
4 745 (24.17%) SQL
5 385 (12.49%) Python
6 362 (11.75%) Java 8
7 199 (6.46%) T-SQL
8 176 (5.71%) Scala
9 139 (4.51%) Ruby
10 103 (3.34%) PHP
11 96 (3.11%) C++
12 95 (3.08%) Go
13 80 (2.60%) PowerShell
14 79 (2.56%) TypeScript
15 63 (2.04%) Bash Shell
16 50 (1.62%) ES6
17 42 (1.36%) Objective-C
17 42 (1.36%) Perl
18 39 (1.27%) Kotlin
19 35 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 351 (11.39%) Degree
2 76 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (2.14%) Security Cleared
4 60 (1.95%) ISEB
5 54 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 47 (1.52%) PhD
7 42 (1.36%) PMI Certification
8 37 (1.20%) ISTQB
9 34 (1.10%) PMP
10 27 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 22 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 13 (0.42%) DV Cleared
13 11 (0.36%) PgMP
14 10 (0.32%) AWS Certification
14 10 (0.32%) TOGAF Certification
15 9 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (0.26%) APMP
17 7 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
18 6 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
19 4 (0.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 328 (10.64%) QA
2 35 (1.14%) PMO
3 23 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.32%) SLA
5 9 (0.29%) MiFID
6 7 (0.23%) GDPR
7 5 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.16%) EMIR
7 5 (0.16%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.065%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.065%) FINREP
8 2 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.032%) GAAP
9 1 (0.032%) HL7
9 1 (0.032%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.032%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.032%) PSD2
9 1 (0.032%) SEPA
9 1 (0.032%) WCAG
System Software
1 318 (10.32%) Docker
2 59 (1.91%) Active Directory
3 44 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 26 (0.84%) HDFS
5 14 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 11 (0.36%) Apache Flume
8 10 (0.32%) iptables
9 7 (0.23%) Varnish
10 2 (0.065%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.065%) zsh
11 1 (0.032%) LXC
11 1 (0.032%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.032%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.032%) XenApp
11 1 (0.032%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.032%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 177 (5.74%) Kubernetes
2 140 (4.54%) Ansible
3 118 (3.83%) Puppet
4 106 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
5 89 (2.89%) Terraform
6 30 (0.97%) Prometheus
7 29 (0.94%) SCCM
8 27 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
8 27 (0.88%) SCOM
9 14 (0.45%) HAProxy
10 13 (0.42%) Packer
11 12 (0.39%) Consul
11 12 (0.39%) Rancher
12 11 (0.36%) Icinga
12 11 (0.36%) Salt
12 11 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
13 8 (0.26%) AirWatch
13 8 (0.26%) Oozie
14 7 (0.23%) Nagios
15 5 (0.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 431 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 124 (4.02%) Oracle
3 91 (2.95%) Google
4 39 (1.27%) Tableau
5 33 (1.07%) Red Hat
6 32 (1.04%) VMware
7 26 (0.84%) Atlassian
8 25 (0.81%) IBM
9 24 (0.78%) TIBCO
10 21 (0.68%) Adobe
11 20 (0.65%) Zend
12 18 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (0.49%) Apple
13 15 (0.49%) Sitecore
13 15 (0.49%) StreamBase
13 15 (0.49%) Terracotta
14 14 (0.45%) Civica
15 13 (0.42%) Facebook
15 13 (0.42%) Talend
16 12 (0.39%) Nintex