Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Dec 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 2,828 3,191 2,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 28.72% 29.91% 28.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.68% 32.33% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,455 2,907 2,620
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £96,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +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 9,219 9,869 9,689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 93.61% 92.52% 93.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7,957 8,831 8,754
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +2.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% 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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +1 44 £65,000 +23.81%
Moorgate +2 5 £75,000 +11.11%
Agile Software Development
Central London

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 895 (31.65%) Finance
2 713 (25.21%) Scrum
3 690 (24.40%) Java
4 642 (22.70%) JavaScript
5 611 (21.61%) DevOps
6 537 (18.99%) Azure
7 517 (18.28%) TDD
8 515 (18.21%) SQL
9 509 (18.00%) AWS
10 497 (17.57%) Fintech
11 490 (17.33%) C#
12 440 (15.56%) .NET
13 431 (15.24%) Microservices
14 396 (14.00%) HTML
15 389 (13.76%) Python
16 377 (13.33%) CSS
17 367 (12.98%) Microsoft
18 340 (12.02%) Docker
19 313 (11.07%) Continuous Integration
20 310 (10.96%) Git (software)
21 305 (10.79%) Degree
22 294 (10.40%) Software Engineering
23 291 (10.29%) React
24 279 (9.87%) Problem-Solving
24 279 (9.87%) SQL Server
25 273 (9.65%) Test Automation
26 262 (9.26%) SDLC
27 240 (8.49%) Banking
28 237 (8.38%) QA
29 236 (8.35%) Spring

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 78 (2.76%) Confluence
2 74 (2.62%) Apache Spark
3 62 (2.19%) CMS
4 50 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
5 43 (1.52%) EPiServer
6 37 (1.31%) SharePoint
7 28 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
8 23 (0.81%) Apache
9 22 (0.78%) Tomcat
9 22 (0.78%) WebSphere
10 17 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (0.57%) Umbraco
12 15 (0.53%) JBoss
13 13 (0.46%) Headless CMS
14 11 (0.39%) SAS
15 10 (0.35%) IIS
16 9 (0.32%) Apache Solr
17 8 (0.28%) WebLogic
18 7 (0.25%) Mule
18 7 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
3 41 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
4 37 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 35 (1.24%) Sketch
6 31 (1.10%) InVision
7 16 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 16 (0.57%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.28%) Adobe XD
9 7 (0.25%) Marvel
10 5 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.18%) Figma
11 4 (0.14%) Zeplin
12 3 (0.11%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.071%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.035%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.035%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.035%) Flinto
14 1 (0.035%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 23 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.25%) R3 Corda
3 5 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.11%) Magento
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.11%) SAP MDG
6 2 (0.071%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.071%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.071%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.071%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.071%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.035%) Endur
7 1 (0.035%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.035%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.035%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.035%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.035%) Primavera
7 1 (0.035%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 537 (18.99%) Azure
2 509 (18.00%) AWS
3 142 (5.02%) GCP
4 107 (3.78%) SaaS
5 89 (3.15%) Power Platform
6 70 (2.48%) GitHub
7 64 (2.26%) Serverless
8 57 (2.02%) PaaS
9 36 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
10 32 (1.13%) Amazon S3
11 29 (1.03%) Firebase
12 27 (0.95%) npm
13 26 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
13 26 (0.92%) IaaS
14 23 (0.81%) Office 365
15 22 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
16 20 (0.71%) Amazon ECS
16 20 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
17 18 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
18 17 (0.60%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 66 (2.33%) Internet
2 24 (0.85%) Firewall
3 22 (0.78%) HTTP
4 13 (0.46%) DNS
5 8 (0.28%) SAN
6 7 (0.25%) DHCP
6 7 (0.25%) Intranet
7 6 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (0.18%) Network Security
8 5 (0.18%) Skype
8 5 (0.18%) VLAN
9 4 (0.14%) DMZ
9 4 (0.14%) MPLS
9 4 (0.14%) RIP
10 3 (0.11%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (0.11%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.071%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (0.071%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.035%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.035%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (9.87%) SQL Server
2 143 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
3 128 (4.53%) NoSQL
4 122 (4.31%) Big Data
5 113 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 89 (3.15%) Power BI
7 80 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
8 70 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 68 (2.40%) MySQL
9 68 (2.40%) Relational Database
9 68 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 67 (2.37%) Hadoop
11 53 (1.87%) MongoDB
12 51 (1.80%) Azure SQL Database
13 47 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
14 44 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
15 43 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
16 40 (1.41%) Data Lake
17 36 (1.27%) Oracle Database
18 27 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 310 (10.96%) Git (software)
2 189 (6.68%) JIRA
3 156 (5.52%) Jenkins
4 93 (3.29%) Selenium
5 83 (2.93%) Visual Studio
6 73 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 71 (2.51%) Maven
8 70 (2.48%) Cucumber
9 68 (2.40%) TeamCity
10 53 (1.87%) JUnit
11 46 (1.63%) Bitbucket
12 45 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
13 39 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
14 36 (1.27%) SpecFlow
15 35 (1.24%) webpack
16 33 (1.17%) Gradle
17 30 (1.06%) WebDriver
18 28 (0.99%) Mockito
19 27 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 20 (0.71%) Postman
General
1 895 (31.65%) Finance
2 240 (8.49%) Banking
3 125 (4.42%) Marketing
4 104 (3.68%) Retail
5 71 (2.51%) Advertising
6 54 (1.91%) Front Office
7 47 (1.66%) Games
7 47 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 39 (1.38%) Public Sector
9 38 (1.34%) Investment Banking
10 36 (1.27%) Law
11 32 (1.13%) Legal
12 22 (0.78%) Manufacturing
13 20 (0.71%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.64%) Publishing
15 14 (0.50%) Back Office
15 14 (0.50%) Electronics
15 14 (0.50%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.28%) Billing
16 8 (0.28%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 1,156 (40.88%) Developer
2 309 (10.93%) Java Developer
3 302 (10.68%) Senior Developer
4 266 (9.41%) Analyst
5 192 (6.79%) Business Analyst
6 169 (5.98%) C# Developer
7 155 (5.48%) Project Manager
8 152 (5.37%) .NET Developer
9 128 (4.53%) Architect
10 105 (3.71%) JavaScript Developer
11 104 (3.68%) Product Manager
12 102 (3.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 101 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
14 100 (3.54%) Lead Developer
15 93 (3.29%) Python Developer
16 89 (3.15%) React Developer
17 85 (3.01%) Full Stack Developer
18 79 (2.79%) Senior Java Developer
19 70 (2.48%) Delivery Manager
20 69 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 440 (15.56%) .NET
2 396 (14.00%) HTML
3 377 (13.33%) CSS
4 291 (10.29%) React
5 236 (8.35%) Spring
6 230 (8.13%) AngularJS
7 218 (7.71%) REST
8 217 (7.67%) Node.js
9 182 (6.44%) RESTful
10 181 (6.40%) HTML5
11 174 (6.15%) Web Services
12 165 (5.83%) ASP.NET
13 145 (5.13%) .NET Core
14 132 (4.67%) Spring Boot
15 116 (4.10%) .NET Framework
16 114 (4.03%) CSS3
17 102 (3.61%) JSON
18 99 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 88 (3.11%) jQuery
20 87 (3.08%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 236 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
2 223 (7.89%) User Experience
3 180 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
4 119 (4.21%) Mobile App
5 85 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 62 (2.19%) Data Centre
7 61 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
8 58 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
9 48 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 47 (1.66%) Reinsurance
11 45 (1.59%) Cloud Native
11 45 (1.59%) Fixed Income
12 37 (1.31%) Renewable Energy
13 35 (1.24%) Algorithms
14 33 (1.17%) Derivative
14 33 (1.17%) N-Tier
15 31 (1.10%) Data Structures
16 28 (0.99%) Virtual Team
17 25 (0.88%) Public Cloud
17 25 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 192 (6.79%) Linux
2 92 (3.25%) Windows
3 90 (3.18%) Android
4 66 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 66 (2.33%) Unix
5 13 (0.46%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.32%) Solaris
7 7 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.21%) CentOS
8 6 (0.21%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.14%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.14%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.11%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.071%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.071%) VMS
12 1 (0.035%) Debian
12 1 (0.035%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 713 (25.21%) Scrum
2 611 (21.61%) DevOps
3 517 (18.28%) TDD
4 497 (17.57%) Fintech
5 431 (15.24%) Microservices
6 313 (11.07%) Continuous Integration
7 294 (10.40%) Software Engineering
8 279 (9.87%) Problem-Solving
9 273 (9.65%) Test Automation
10 262 (9.26%) SDLC
11 224 (7.92%) Computer Science
12 219 (7.74%) Project Management
13 216 (7.64%) BDD
14 206 (7.28%) Mentoring
15 204 (7.21%) User Stories
16 200 (7.07%) Analytics
17 198 (7.00%) OO
18 194 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
19 184 (6.51%) Project Delivery
20 180 (6.36%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 690 (24.40%) Java
2 642 (22.70%) JavaScript
3 515 (18.21%) SQL
4 490 (17.33%) C#
5 389 (13.76%) Python
6 142 (5.02%) Java 8
7 119 (4.21%) Scala
8 89 (3.15%) T-SQL
9 88 (3.11%) TypeScript
10 84 (2.97%) Ruby
11 79 (2.79%) Kotlin
12 78 (2.76%) PHP
12 78 (2.76%) PowerShell
13 68 (2.40%) Bash Shell
13 68 (2.40%) C++
14 63 (2.23%) ES6
15 42 (1.49%) PL/SQL
16 41 (1.45%) C
16 41 (1.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 34 (1.20%) Go
Qualifications
1 305 (10.79%) Degree
2 131 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (1.10%) PMP
4 29 (1.03%) Master's Degree
5 27 (0.95%) PMI Certification
6 24 (0.85%) ISTQB
7 21 (0.74%) ISEB
8 15 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (0.50%) CISSP
10 10 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (0.32%) MCP
12 8 (0.28%) CISM
12 8 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.28%) Security Cleared
13 7 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
14 6 (0.21%) CBAP
14 6 (0.21%) RHCE
15 5 (0.18%) AWS Certification
15 5 (0.18%) CFA
16 4 (0.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 237 (8.38%) QA
2 48 (1.70%) SLA
3 39 (1.38%) PMO
4 35 (1.24%) Data Quality
5 16 (0.57%) GDPR
6 10 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.25%) PSD2
8 4 (0.14%) EMIR
9 3 (0.11%) NIST
9 3 (0.11%) P3O
9 3 (0.11%) WCAG
10 2 (0.071%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.071%) SEPA
11 1 (0.035%) MiFID
11 1 (0.035%) NCSC
11 1 (0.035%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.035%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.035%) Solvency II
System Software
1 340 (12.02%) Docker
2 26 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (0.35%) vSphere
6 8 (0.28%) HDFS
7 7 (0.25%) Firmware
8 4 (0.14%) NFS
8 4 (0.14%) OpenAM
8 4 (0.14%) OpenDJ
8 4 (0.14%) OpenIDM
9 2 (0.071%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.071%) Ceph
9 2 (0.071%) Gluster
9 2 (0.071%) KVM
9 2 (0.071%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.035%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.035%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 207 (7.32%) Kubernetes
2 138 (4.88%) Terraform
3 97 (3.43%) Ansible
4 49 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (1.34%) Puppet
6 26 (0.92%) Prometheus
7 19 (0.67%) Grafana
7 19 (0.67%) Kibana
8 17 (0.60%) Packer
9 14 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
9 14 (0.50%) Salt
10 13 (0.46%) HP ALM
11 10 (0.35%) Data Guard
12 7 (0.25%) Control-M
12 7 (0.25%) Nagios
13 6 (0.21%) Graphite
13 6 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 6 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
14 5 (0.18%) logstash
14 5 (0.18%) Rancher
Vendors
1 367 (12.98%) Microsoft
2 119 (4.21%) Oracle
3 111 (3.93%) Google
4 53 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
5 45 (1.59%) Tableau
6 36 (1.27%) Adobe
7 31 (1.10%) Informatica
7 31 (1.10%) SAP
8 27 (0.95%) Atlassian
9 26 (0.92%) VMware
10 24 (0.85%) IBM
11 23 (0.81%) Splunk
12 20 (0.71%) Red Hat
12 20 (0.71%) Sitecore
13 18 (0.64%) Databricks
14 17 (0.60%) Talend
15 16 (0.57%) HP
16 14 (0.50%) Citrix
16 14 (0.50%) ServiceNow
17 12 (0.42%) Zend