Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 3,245 2,800 3,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 29.71% 27.65% 27.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.22% 30.21% 30.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,915 2,509 3,236
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,400 £42,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 10,070 9,268 11,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.21% 91.51% 91.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8,971 8,355 10,371
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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 21 £52,500 -12.50%
Moorgate -1 1 £67,500 +58.82%
Agile Software Development
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 1,192 (36.73%) Finance
2 919 (28.32%) Java
3 803 (24.75%) SQL
4 792 (24.41%) C#
5 788 (24.28%) Scrum
6 770 (23.73%) TDD
7 765 (23.57%) JavaScript
8 689 (21.23%) .NET
9 533 (16.43%) SQL Server
10 517 (15.93%) CSS
10 517 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
11 509 (15.69%) HTML
12 494 (15.22%) DevOps
13 480 (14.79%) Amazon AWS
14 468 (14.42%) Microservices
15 458 (14.11%) Microsoft
16 450 (13.87%) Microsoft Azure
17 439 (13.53%) Test Automation
18 435 (13.41%) MVC
19 418 (12.88%) AngularJS
20 400 (12.33%) Degree
21 353 (10.88%) BDD
22 352 (10.85%) Fintech
23 351 (10.82%) Software Engineering
24 344 (10.60%) Waterfall
25 337 (10.39%) Python
26 336 (10.35%) SDLC
27 327 (10.08%) Project Management
28 305 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
29 298 (9.18%) React

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 90 (2.77%) SharePoint
2 80 (2.47%) Confluence
3 79 (2.43%) CMS
4 62 (1.91%) Apache Spark
5 54 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
6 41 (1.26%) Apache
7 26 (0.80%) OpenStack
8 22 (0.68%) IIS
8 22 (0.68%) MS Exchange
8 22 (0.68%) Tomcat
9 21 (0.65%) SAS
10 18 (0.55%) WebSphere
11 17 (0.52%) EPiServer
12 16 (0.49%) Umbraco
13 15 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
14 14 (0.43%) Drupal
14 14 (0.43%) WebLogic
15 10 (0.31%) JBoss
16 9 (0.28%) nginx
16 9 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 97 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 77 (2.37%) MS Visio
3 60 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
4 46 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
5 40 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.092%) Maya
10 2 (0.062%) Camtasia
10 2 (0.062%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.062%) InVision
11 1 (0.031%) InDesign
11 1 (0.031%) Mingle
11 1 (0.031%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.031%) Snagit
11 1 (0.031%) SPSS
11 1 (0.031%) UXPin
11 1 (0.031%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 72 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.12%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.12%) SunGard GMI
4 3 (0.092%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.062%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.062%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.062%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.062%) HFM
5 2 (0.062%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.062%) Magento
5 2 (0.062%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.062%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.062%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.062%) R3 Corda
5 2 (0.062%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.062%) SAP APO
5 2 (0.062%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.062%) SAP QM
5 2 (0.062%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 480 (14.79%) Amazon AWS
2 450 (13.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 99 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 96 (2.96%) SaaS
5 43 (1.33%) PaaS
6 38 (1.17%) Office 365
7 37 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
7 37 (1.14%) IaaS
8 36 (1.11%) GitHub
9 31 (0.96%) Serverless
10 26 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
11 22 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
12 21 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
13 19 (0.59%) Amazon S3
13 19 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
13 19 (0.59%) npm
14 17 (0.52%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 13 (0.40%) OpenShift
16 11 (0.34%) BrowserStack
17 9 (0.28%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 59 (1.82%) Internet
2 54 (1.66%) DNS
3 46 (1.42%) Firewall
4 37 (1.14%) HTTP
5 36 (1.11%) DHCP
6 23 (0.71%) TCP/IP
7 20 (0.62%) Skype
8 19 (0.59%) VPN
9 11 (0.34%) SMS
10 10 (0.31%) SAN
11 9 (0.28%) Wireless
12 8 (0.25%) SSL
13 7 (0.22%) BGP
14 6 (0.18%) BIG-IP
14 6 (0.18%) VLAN
15 5 (0.15%) LAN
15 5 (0.15%) WAN
16 4 (0.12%) Intranet
16 4 (0.12%) Network Security
17 3 (0.092%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 533 (16.43%) SQL Server
2 208 (6.41%) Big Data
3 185 (5.70%) NoSQL
4 155 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
5 151 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 144 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 112 (3.45%) MySQL
8 104 (3.20%) MongoDB
9 85 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 83 (2.56%) Relational Database
11 79 (2.43%) Power BI
12 62 (1.91%) Hadoop
13 58 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
14 57 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
15 50 (1.54%) Data Lake
16 48 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
17 43 (1.33%) Blockchain
18 41 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
19 34 (1.05%) Redis
20 32 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 283 (8.72%) Git (software)
2 266 (8.20%) Jenkins
3 227 (7.00%) JIRA
4 174 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 172 (5.30%) Selenium
6 140 (4.31%) Maven
6 140 (4.31%) Visual Studio
7 118 (3.64%) TeamCity
8 87 (2.68%) Visual Studio Team System
9 84 (2.59%) Cucumber
9 84 (2.59%) Gradle
10 82 (2.53%) Subversion
11 73 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
12 61 (1.88%) NUnit
12 61 (1.88%) SpecFlow
13 59 (1.82%) Jasmine
14 52 (1.60%) WebDriver
15 40 (1.23%) JUnit
16 28 (0.86%) Protractor
17 27 (0.83%) webpack
General
1 1,192 (36.73%) Finance
2 283 (8.72%) Banking
3 150 (4.62%) Retail
4 128 (3.94%) Advertising
5 111 (3.42%) Front Office
6 107 (3.30%) Law
7 101 (3.11%) Games
8 88 (2.71%) Marketing
9 81 (2.50%) Investment Banking
10 72 (2.22%) Back Office
11 43 (1.33%) Financial Institution
12 41 (1.26%) Legal
13 36 (1.11%) Publishing
13 36 (1.11%) Telecoms
14 35 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
15 21 (0.65%) Retail Banking
16 12 (0.37%) French Language
17 10 (0.31%) Automotive
18 6 (0.18%) Spanish Language
19 5 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1,494 (46.04%) Developer
2 518 (15.96%) Java Developer
3 350 (10.79%) Senior Developer
4 318 (9.80%) Analyst
5 285 (8.78%) C# Developer
6 241 (7.43%) .NET Developer
7 217 (6.69%) Business Analyst
8 202 (6.22%) Architect
9 180 (5.55%) Project Manager
10 157 (4.84%) Lead Developer
11 132 (4.07%) C# .NET Developer
12 125 (3.85%) Software Engineer
13 107 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
14 105 (3.24%) DevOps Engineer
15 100 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
16 91 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
17 90 (2.77%) Agile Developer
18 87 (2.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 86 (2.65%) Consultant
20 82 (2.53%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 689 (21.23%) .NET
2 517 (15.93%) CSS
3 509 (15.69%) HTML
4 418 (12.88%) AngularJS
5 298 (9.18%) React
6 297 (9.15%) Web Services
7 267 (8.23%) Spring
8 252 (7.77%) ASP.NET
9 224 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 217 (6.69%) jQuery
10 217 (6.69%) RESTful
11 209 (6.44%) HTML5
12 193 (5.95%) REST
13 168 (5.18%) Node.js
14 162 (4.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 153 (4.71%) CSS3
16 142 (4.38%) .NET Framework
16 142 (4.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 140 (4.31%) Entity Framework
18 137 (4.22%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 352 (10.85%) Fintech
2 282 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
3 249 (7.67%) Greenfield Project
4 227 (7.00%) Computer Science
5 204 (6.29%) User Experience
6 130 (4.01%) Mobile App
7 111 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
8 81 (2.50%) Data Structures
9 78 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 73 (2.25%) Algorithms
11 62 (1.91%) N-Tier
12 57 (1.76%) Derivative
13 53 (1.63%) Hedge funds
14 52 (1.60%) Management Information System
15 49 (1.51%) Data Centre
16 48 (1.48%) Virtual Team
17 44 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
18 39 (1.20%) Fixed Income
18 39 (1.20%) Reinsurance
19 35 (1.08%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 227 (7.00%) Linux
2 154 (4.75%) Windows
3 72 (2.22%) Unix
4 55 (1.69%) Android
5 51 (1.57%) Windows Server
6 50 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 40 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (0.74%) Windows 10
10 12 (0.37%) VMS
11 11 (0.34%) HPUX
12 10 (0.31%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.28%) CentOS
13 9 (0.28%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.22%) Solaris
15 6 (0.18%) AIX
15 6 (0.18%) CoreOS
16 5 (0.15%) openSUSE
17 3 (0.092%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 788 (24.28%) Scrum
2 770 (23.73%) TDD
3 517 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
4 494 (15.22%) DevOps
5 468 (14.42%) Microservices
6 439 (13.53%) Test Automation
7 435 (13.41%) MVC
8 353 (10.88%) BDD
9 351 (10.82%) Software Engineering
10 344 (10.60%) Waterfall
11 336 (10.35%) SDLC
12 327 (10.08%) Project Management
13 305 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
14 296 (9.12%) OO
15 284 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 266 (8.20%) Mentoring
17 249 (7.67%) E-Commerce
18 224 (6.90%) Web Development
19 217 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
20 206 (6.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 919 (28.32%) Java
2 803 (24.75%) SQL
3 792 (24.41%) C#
4 765 (23.57%) JavaScript
5 337 (10.39%) Python
6 270 (8.32%) Java 8
7 233 (7.18%) T-SQL
8 167 (5.15%) Scala
9 151 (4.65%) PHP
10 120 (3.70%) Ruby
11 92 (2.84%) PowerShell
12 89 (2.74%) C++
13 72 (2.22%) Bash Shell
14 66 (2.03%) TypeScript
15 53 (1.63%) Go
16 46 (1.42%) VBA
17 43 (1.33%) Groovy
18 36 (1.11%) C
19 35 (1.08%) ES6
19 35 (1.08%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 400 (12.33%) Degree
2 103 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 35 (1.08%) ISEB
4 35 (1.08%) ISTQB
5 32 (0.99%) PMP
6 31 (0.96%) PhD
7 30 (0.92%) PMI Certification
8 23 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 22 (0.68%) Security Cleared
10 18 (0.55%) CISSP
11 17 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 13 (0.40%) Master's Degree
13 12 (0.37%) CISM
13 12 (0.37%) SC Cleared
14 11 (0.34%) AWS Certification
15 9 (0.28%) CISA
15 9 (0.28%) MBA
15 9 (0.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 281 (8.66%) QA
2 47 (1.45%) PMO
3 24 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 18 (0.55%) MiFID
5 16 (0.49%) GDPR
6 11 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.31%) COBIT
7 10 (0.31%) WCAG
8 8 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
9 7 (0.22%) EMIR
9 7 (0.22%) ISO 8583
10 5 (0.15%) FINREP
11 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 4 (0.12%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.12%) SEPA
12 3 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.062%) SLA
14 1 (0.031%) AIFMD
14 1 (0.031%) Cyber Essentials
14 1 (0.031%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 247 (7.61%) Docker
2 63 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 37 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.18%) HDFS
6 6 (0.18%) iptables
6 6 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.092%) Squid
8 2 (0.062%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.062%) GlusterFS
8 2 (0.062%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.031%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.031%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.031%) vCloud
9 1 (0.031%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.031%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.031%) vSphere
9 1 (0.031%) XenApp
9 1 (0.031%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 129 (3.98%) Ansible
2 118 (3.64%) Kubernetes
3 114 (3.51%) Puppet
4 106 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
5 66 (2.03%) Terraform
6 36 (1.11%) Salt
7 26 (0.80%) SCCM
8 24 (0.74%) SCOM
9 16 (0.49%) Prometheus
10 14 (0.43%) Nagios
11 12 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
12 10 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (0.28%) ZABBIX
14 8 (0.25%) HP ALM
14 8 (0.25%) logstash
15 7 (0.22%) Graphite
16 6 (0.18%) HAProxy
16 6 (0.18%) Oozie
16 6 (0.18%) Rancher
16 6 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 458 (14.11%) Microsoft
2 144 (4.44%) Oracle
3 117 (3.61%) Google
4 69 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
5 57 (1.76%) Tableau
6 54 (1.66%) VMware
7 43 (1.33%) Nintex
8 36 (1.11%) TIBCO
9 31 (0.96%) SAP
10 25 (0.77%) Atlassian
10 25 (0.77%) IBM
11 23 (0.71%) Red Hat
11 23 (0.71%) StreamBase
12 22 (0.68%) Sitecore
13 19 (0.59%) MuleSoft
14 15 (0.46%) Cisco
14 15 (0.46%) HP
14 15 (0.46%) New Relic
14 15 (0.46%) Zend
15 13 (0.40%) Adobe