Period
to 2 March 2021

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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Central London > City of London
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,444 2,599 3,082
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 30.71% 29.24% 29.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.19% 31.22% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,469 2,364 2,928
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +12.00%

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 4,486 8,326 9,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.41% 93.68% 92.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,931 7,257 8,693
Median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.84%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in the City of London over the 6 months to 2 March 2021.

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 2 March 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
London Bridge -3 6 £102,500 +64.00%
Agile Software Development
Central London

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 432 (29.92%) DevOps
2 409 (28.32%) Java
3 391 (27.08%) Finance
4 386 (26.73%) JavaScript
5 364 (25.21%) Azure
6 352 (24.38%) SQL
7 326 (22.58%) Microservices
8 306 (21.19%) AWS
9 294 (20.36%) C#
10 290 (20.08%) .NET
11 283 (19.60%) Python
12 270 (18.70%) CSS
13 269 (18.63%) TDD
14 262 (18.14%) Test Automation
15 256 (17.73%) Scrum
16 239 (16.55%) React
17 220 (15.24%) Degree
18 199 (13.78%) Banking
19 197 (13.64%) OO
20 193 (13.37%) SQL Server
21 184 (12.74%) Microsoft
21 184 (12.74%) Docker
22 183 (12.67%) Fintech
23 180 (12.47%) Continuous Integration
23 180 (12.47%) HTML
24 174 (12.05%) Software Engineering
25 168 (11.63%) Kubernetes
26 160 (11.08%) CRM
26 160 (11.08%) Terraform
27 156 (10.80%) .NET Core

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
1 108 (7.48%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.66%) Apache Spark
3 21 (1.45%) Confluence
4 16 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (0.90%) Apache
6 11 (0.76%) CMS
7 6 (0.42%) SAS
8 5 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (0.35%) WordPress
9 4 (0.28%) Anypoint
10 3 (0.21%) Drupal
10 3 (0.21%) JBoss
10 3 (0.21%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.14%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.14%) IIS
11 2 (0.14%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Fuse
12 1 (0.069%) Gentran
12 1 (0.069%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.069%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
2 11 (0.76%) InVision
3 10 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (0.62%) Sketch
5 8 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (0.35%) Figma
7 5 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.069%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.069%) Marvel
9 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.069%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 131 (9.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 13 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 11 (0.76%) Siebel CRM
5 2 (0.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.14%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.069%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 364 (25.21%) Azure
2 306 (21.19%) AWS
3 99 (6.86%) GCP
4 90 (6.23%) Power Platform
5 89 (6.16%) PaaS
6 72 (4.99%) Dynamics 365
7 63 (4.36%) SaaS
8 54 (3.74%) Azure Active Directory
9 40 (2.77%) Serverless
10 38 (2.63%) PowerApps
11 36 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
12 24 (1.66%) Microsoft 365
13 23 (1.59%) GitHub
14 21 (1.45%) Azure Data Factory
15 18 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
16 16 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
16 16 (1.11%) npm
17 13 (0.90%) Amazon S3
18 12 (0.83%) IaaS
18 12 (0.83%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.55%) Network Security
2 7 (0.48%) HTTP
3 5 (0.35%) DNS
4 3 (0.21%) Internet
4 3 (0.21%) Intranet
4 3 (0.21%) SAN
4 3 (0.21%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (0.14%) VLAN
6 1 (0.069%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.069%) DMZ
6 1 (0.069%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.069%) Firewall
6 1 (0.069%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.069%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.069%) LAN
6 1 (0.069%) NAS
6 1 (0.069%) SNMP
6 1 (0.069%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.069%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (13.37%) SQL Server
2 87 (6.02%) NoSQL
3 77 (5.33%) Big Data
4 62 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
6 53 (3.67%) Hadoop
6 53 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 47 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (3.25%) MongoDB
8 36 (2.49%) Power BI
9 34 (2.35%) MySQL
10 29 (2.01%) Data Lake
11 27 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
11 27 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
12 22 (1.52%) Relational Database
13 21 (1.45%) Apache Hive
14 14 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 13 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (0.83%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 132 (9.14%) Jenkins
2 123 (8.52%) Git (software)
3 90 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 74 (5.12%) Selenium
4 74 (5.12%) Visual Studio Team System
5 63 (4.36%) JIRA
6 53 (3.67%) Visual Studio
7 42 (2.91%) Cucumber
8 40 (2.77%) GitLab
9 34 (2.35%) CircleCI
10 31 (2.15%) Travis CI
11 25 (1.73%) WebDriver
12 20 (1.39%) Cypress.io
12 20 (1.39%) TeamCity
13 16 (1.11%) Maven
14 15 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
15 14 (0.97%) NUnit
16 13 (0.90%) Postman
17 12 (0.83%) Gradle
17 12 (0.83%) JUnit
General
1 391 (27.08%) Finance
2 199 (13.78%) Banking
3 69 (4.78%) Private Banking
4 67 (4.64%) Marketing
5 60 (4.16%) Front Office
6 34 (2.35%) Retail
7 33 (2.29%) Advertising
7 33 (2.29%) Legal
8 27 (1.87%) Back Office
8 27 (1.87%) Retail Banking
9 26 (1.80%) Public Sector
10 23 (1.59%) Investment Banking
10 23 (1.59%) Law
11 18 (1.25%) Telecoms
12 14 (0.97%) Publishing
13 13 (0.90%) Electronics
13 13 (0.90%) Games
14 11 (0.76%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.62%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.48%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 605 (41.90%) Developer
2 172 (11.91%) Senior Developer
3 136 (9.42%) Java Developer
4 111 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 92 (6.37%) Analyst
6 91 (6.30%) .NET Developer
7 82 (5.68%) Azure Developer
8 78 (5.40%) Python Developer
9 75 (5.19%) Software Developer
10 68 (4.71%) Senior C# Developer
11 67 (4.64%) Architect
11 67 (4.64%) Business Analyst
11 67 (4.64%) Lead Developer
12 66 (4.57%) DevOps Engineer
13 65 (4.50%) Full Stack Developer
13 65 (4.50%) Software Engineer
14 61 (4.22%) C# .NET Developer
14 61 (4.22%) Product Manager
15 54 (3.74%) Senior .NET Developer
16 52 (3.60%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (20.08%) .NET
2 270 (18.70%) CSS
3 239 (16.55%) React
4 180 (12.47%) HTML
5 156 (10.80%) .NET Core
6 137 (9.49%) Web Services
7 122 (8.45%) AngularJS
8 117 (8.10%) .NET Framework
8 117 (8.10%) Node.js
9 116 (8.03%) jQuery
10 115 (7.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 111 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 106 (7.34%) Entity Framework
13 91 (6.30%) REST
14 78 (5.40%) Kafka
15 77 (5.33%) ASP.NET
16 75 (5.19%) Spring
17 74 (5.12%) XML
18 68 (4.71%) HTML5
18 68 (4.71%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 123 (8.52%) User Experience
2 107 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (6.37%) N-Tier
4 65 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
5 51 (3.53%) Algorithms
6 48 (3.32%) Self-Motivation
7 44 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 44 (3.05%) Reinsurance
8 36 (2.49%) Fixed Income
9 32 (2.22%) Equities
10 30 (2.08%) Data Structures
11 28 (1.94%) Mobile App
12 26 (1.80%) Public Cloud
13 24 (1.66%) Management Information System
14 21 (1.45%) Derivative
14 21 (1.45%) Virtual Team
15 20 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (1.32%) Cloud Native
17 16 (1.11%) Video\Live Streaming
18 11 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 107 (7.41%) Linux
2 49 (3.39%) Windows
3 31 (2.15%) Android
3 31 (2.15%) Unix
4 28 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 9 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.48%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.42%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.14%) CentOS
8 2 (0.14%) VMS
9 1 (0.069%) Check Point GAiA
9 1 (0.069%) Robot Operating System
9 1 (0.069%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.069%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.069%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (29.92%) DevOps
2 326 (22.58%) Microservices
3 269 (18.63%) TDD
4 262 (18.14%) Test Automation
5 256 (17.73%) Scrum
6 197 (13.64%) OO
7 183 (12.67%) Fintech
8 180 (12.47%) Continuous Integration
9 174 (12.05%) Software Engineering
10 160 (11.08%) CRM
11 142 (9.83%) Mentoring
12 139 (9.63%) BDD
13 132 (9.14%) SOLID
14 124 (8.59%) MVC
15 122 (8.45%) Project Management
16 116 (8.03%) SDLC
17 114 (7.89%) Deployment Automation
17 114 (7.89%) SOA
18 110 (7.62%) Analytics
19 101 (6.99%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 409 (28.32%) Java
2 386 (26.73%) JavaScript
3 352 (24.38%) SQL
4 294 (20.36%) C#
5 283 (19.60%) Python
6 103 (7.13%) PowerShell
7 88 (6.09%) T-SQL
8 87 (6.02%) TypeScript
9 84 (5.82%) Kotlin
10 77 (5.33%) Java 8
11 74 (5.12%) Scala
12 48 (3.32%) PHP
13 42 (2.91%) ES6
14 37 (2.56%) C++
15 28 (1.94%) Go
16 27 (1.87%) Bash Shell
17 20 (1.39%) R
18 16 (1.11%) C
18 16 (1.11%) Ruby
19 13 (0.90%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 220 (15.24%) Degree
2 44 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (1.45%) ISTQB
4 18 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 17 (1.18%) ISEB
5 17 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 11 (0.76%) PhD
6 11 (0.76%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.42%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.35%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.21%) CSPO
9 3 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.21%) PMP
9 3 (0.21%) SANS
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.14%) CISM
10 2 (0.14%) CISSP
10 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.069%) ACCA
11 1 (0.069%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (7.20%) QA
2 26 (1.80%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.69%) GDPR
4 5 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.28%) MiFID
5 4 (0.28%) WCAG
6 3 (0.21%) COBIT
6 3 (0.21%) EMIR
6 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.21%) PMO
6 3 (0.21%) PSD2
7 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.14%) NIST
7 2 (0.14%) SEPA
8 1 (0.069%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.069%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 184 (12.74%) Docker
2 13 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.28%) HDFS
5 1 (0.069%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.069%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.069%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.069%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.069%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 168 (11.63%) Kubernetes
2 160 (11.08%) Terraform
3 88 (6.09%) Ansible
4 78 (5.40%) Opscode Chef
5 75 (5.19%) Puppet
6 8 (0.55%) Kibana
6 8 (0.55%) Prometheus
7 7 (0.48%) SCCM
8 5 (0.35%) Rancher
9 4 (0.28%) Salt
10 3 (0.21%) Grafana
10 3 (0.21%) Packer
10 3 (0.21%) Pingdom
11 2 (0.14%) Graphite
11 2 (0.14%) Istio
12 1 (0.069%) Consul
12 1 (0.069%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.069%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 1 (0.069%) HP ALM
12 1 (0.069%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 184 (12.74%) Microsoft
2 77 (5.33%) Nintex
3 51 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
4 33 (2.29%) Google
5 32 (2.22%) Oracle
6 26 (1.80%) Databricks
7 20 (1.39%) SAP
8 19 (1.32%) IBM
8 19 (1.32%) Talend
9 17 (1.18%) Sparx
9 17 (1.18%) VMware
10 14 (0.97%) Informatica
11 11 (0.76%) Siebel
12 10 (0.69%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.55%) Adobe
14 7 (0.48%) Solace
15 6 (0.42%) Sybase
16 5 (0.35%) Alteryx
16 5 (0.35%) ION Trading
16 5 (0.35%) MuleSoft