Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 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 3,343 2,894 3,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 29.90% 28.33% 26.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.62% 30.86% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,014 2,612 2,872
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £98,625 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 10,247 9,377 10,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.64% 91.78% 90.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9,131 8,477 9,511
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +2 19 £52,500 -4.55%
Moorgate -1 2 £67,500 +38.46%
Agile Software Development
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 1,114 (33.32%) Finance
2 1,009 (30.18%) Java
3 871 (26.05%) JavaScript
4 857 (25.64%) TDD
5 854 (25.55%) Scrum
6 823 (24.62%) C#
7 809 (24.20%) SQL
8 719 (21.51%) .NET
9 577 (17.26%) DevOps
10 548 (16.39%) HTML
11 545 (16.30%) Microservices
12 539 (16.12%) CSS
13 535 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
14 502 (15.02%) SQL Server
15 500 (14.96%) Amazon AWS
16 498 (14.90%) Microsoft Azure
17 457 (13.67%) Test Automation
18 453 (13.55%) AngularJS
19 441 (13.19%) MVC
20 439 (13.13%) Microsoft
21 384 (11.49%) Degree
22 379 (11.34%) Python
23 362 (10.83%) Waterfall
24 360 (10.77%) Fintech
25 348 (10.41%) SDLC
26 347 (10.38%) Java 8
27 337 (10.08%) Software Engineering
28 336 (10.05%) BDD
29 316 (9.45%) Project Management
30 309 (9.24%) 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 87 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 78 (2.33%) Confluence
3 68 (2.03%) CMS
4 62 (1.85%) Apache Spark
5 55 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
6 39 (1.17%) Apache
7 27 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 27 (0.81%) WebSphere
8 25 (0.75%) OpenStack
9 23 (0.69%) Umbraco
10 22 (0.66%) IIS
10 22 (0.66%) Tomcat
11 19 (0.57%) nginx
12 16 (0.48%) EPiServer
12 16 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
13 15 (0.45%) JBoss
13 15 (0.45%) SAS
14 12 (0.36%) Drupal
15 11 (0.33%) Apache TomEE
16 9 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 78 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
3 55 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 37 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 30 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
6 13 (0.39%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.27%) AutoCAD
8 8 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.18%) InVision
10 4 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.090%) Maya
12 2 (0.060%) XMetaL
13 1 (0.030%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.030%) Camtasia
13 1 (0.030%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.030%) InDesign
13 1 (0.030%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.030%) Snagit
13 1 (0.030%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 67 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.15%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.12%) SunGard GMI
5 3 (0.090%) Magento
5 3 (0.090%) RiskWrite
5 3 (0.090%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.060%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.060%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.060%) R3 Corda
7 1 (0.030%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.030%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.030%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.030%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.030%) Kondor
7 1 (0.030%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.030%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.030%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.030%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.030%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 500 (14.96%) Amazon AWS
2 498 (14.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 105 (3.14%) SaaS
4 103 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 51 (1.53%) GitHub
6 47 (1.41%) Office 365
7 37 (1.11%) PaaS
8 36 (1.08%) Serverless
9 34 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
10 25 (0.75%) Amazon S3
11 24 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
12 23 (0.69%) IaaS
13 19 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
13 19 (0.57%) Azure Data Factory
13 19 (0.57%) npm
14 18 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
14 18 (0.54%) OpenShift
15 16 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
16 13 (0.39%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (1.91%) Firewall
2 59 (1.76%) DNS
3 43 (1.29%) DHCP
3 43 (1.29%) Internet
4 31 (0.93%) HTTP
5 25 (0.75%) Skype
6 21 (0.63%) TCP/IP
7 19 (0.57%) VPN
8 9 (0.27%) BIG-IP
8 9 (0.27%) SAN
8 9 (0.27%) VLAN
9 8 (0.24%) 3G
9 8 (0.24%) 4G
9 8 (0.24%) GPRS
9 8 (0.24%) GSM
9 8 (0.24%) LTE
9 8 (0.24%) PSTN
10 6 (0.18%) SMS
10 6 (0.18%) Wireless
11 4 (0.12%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 502 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 247 (7.39%) Big Data
3 186 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 129 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
5 125 (3.74%) MySQL
6 110 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 87 (2.60%) MongoDB
8 85 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 83 (2.48%) Relational Database
10 71 (2.12%) Hadoop
11 66 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
12 60 (1.79%) Power BI
13 54 (1.62%) Redis
14 53 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 45 (1.35%) Blockchain
16 44 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
17 41 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
17 41 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
18 34 (1.02%) Data Lake
19 30 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 286 (8.56%) Git (software)
2 282 (8.44%) Jenkins
3 209 (6.25%) JIRA
4 189 (5.65%) Selenium
5 154 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 142 (4.25%) Maven
7 127 (3.80%) TeamCity
8 104 (3.11%) Visual Studio
8 104 (3.11%) Visual Studio Team System
9 103 (3.08%) Cucumber
10 99 (2.96%) Gradle
11 83 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
12 63 (1.88%) SpecFlow
13 61 (1.82%) Subversion
13 61 (1.82%) WebDriver
14 54 (1.62%) Jasmine
15 53 (1.59%) JUnit
15 53 (1.59%) NUnit
16 34 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 30 (0.90%) Mockito
General
1 1,114 (33.32%) Finance
2 264 (7.90%) Banking
3 141 (4.22%) Retail
4 122 (3.65%) Advertising
5 114 (3.41%) Games
6 102 (3.05%) Front Office
7 95 (2.84%) Marketing
8 93 (2.78%) Law
9 71 (2.12%) Back Office
10 70 (2.09%) Investment Banking
11 56 (1.68%) Financial Institution
12 42 (1.26%) Telecoms
13 33 (0.99%) Legal
14 28 (0.84%) Publishing
15 21 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 21 (0.63%) Retail Banking
16 10 (0.30%) Automotive
16 10 (0.30%) French Language
16 10 (0.30%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1,617 (48.37%) Developer
2 601 (17.98%) Java Developer
3 414 (12.38%) Senior Developer
4 288 (8.62%) Analyst
5 270 (8.08%) .NET Developer
6 263 (7.87%) C# Developer
7 197 (5.89%) Business Analyst
8 194 (5.80%) Architect
9 163 (4.88%) Project Manager
10 161 (4.82%) Lead Developer
11 133 (3.98%) Senior Java Developer
12 127 (3.80%) Agile Developer
13 121 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
13 121 (3.62%) DevOps Engineer
14 116 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
15 109 (3.26%) Software Engineer
16 104 (3.11%) JavaScript Developer
17 100 (2.99%) Agile Java Developer
18 96 (2.87%) Senior .NET Developer
19 90 (2.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 719 (21.51%) .NET
2 548 (16.39%) HTML
3 539 (16.12%) CSS
4 453 (13.55%) AngularJS
5 309 (9.24%) Spring
6 298 (8.91%) React
7 286 (8.56%) Web Services
8 276 (8.26%) ASP.NET
9 261 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 238 (7.12%) REST
11 233 (6.97%) jQuery
12 204 (6.10%) RESTful
13 187 (5.59%) HTML5
14 179 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 168 (5.03%) Node.js
16 159 (4.76%) .NET Core
17 158 (4.73%) .NET Framework
18 141 (4.22%) Entity Framework
19 133 (3.98%) XML
20 132 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 360 (10.77%) Fintech
2 250 (7.48%) Greenfield Project
3 245 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
4 191 (5.71%) User Experience
5 186 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 141 (4.22%) Mobile App
7 115 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
8 88 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 70 (2.09%) N-Tier
10 69 (2.06%) Data Structures
11 62 (1.85%) Algorithms
12 61 (1.82%) Derivative
13 56 (1.68%) Data Centre
13 56 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
14 45 (1.35%) Virtual Team
14 45 (1.35%) Xbox
15 44 (1.32%) Hedge funds
16 43 (1.29%) Management Information System
17 42 (1.26%) Reinsurance
18 40 (1.20%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 233 (6.97%) Linux
2 164 (4.91%) Windows
3 67 (2.00%) Android
4 62 (1.85%) Unix
4 62 (1.85%) Windows Server
5 53 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 46 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (0.75%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.27%) CentOS
9 9 (0.27%) CoreOS
9 9 (0.27%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.21%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.18%) Solaris
12 5 (0.15%) AIX
12 5 (0.15%) HPUX
12 5 (0.15%) openSUSE
13 4 (0.12%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 857 (25.64%) TDD
2 854 (25.55%) Scrum
3 577 (17.26%) DevOps
4 545 (16.30%) Microservices
5 535 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 457 (13.67%) Test Automation
7 441 (13.19%) MVC
8 362 (10.83%) Waterfall
9 348 (10.41%) SDLC
10 337 (10.08%) Software Engineering
11 336 (10.05%) BDD
12 316 (9.45%) Project Management
13 289 (8.64%) OO
14 284 (8.50%) Problem-Solving
15 259 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 241 (7.21%) Mentoring
17 237 (7.09%) Kanban
18 208 (6.22%) Continuous Delivery
19 199 (5.95%) E-Commerce
20 198 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1,009 (30.18%) Java
2 871 (26.05%) JavaScript
3 823 (24.62%) C#
4 809 (24.20%) SQL
5 379 (11.34%) Python
6 347 (10.38%) Java 8
7 232 (6.94%) T-SQL
8 183 (5.47%) Scala
9 156 (4.67%) PHP
10 138 (4.13%) Ruby
11 103 (3.08%) PowerShell
12 98 (2.93%) C++
13 80 (2.39%) Bash Shell
14 73 (2.18%) TypeScript
15 66 (1.97%) Go
16 40 (1.20%) VBA
17 38 (1.14%) C
18 37 (1.11%) Objective-C
19 36 (1.08%) ES6
20 35 (1.05%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 384 (11.49%) Degree
2 100 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (1.50%) ISEB
4 46 (1.38%) ISTQB
5 41 (1.23%) PhD
6 34 (1.02%) Security Cleared
7 32 (0.96%) PMI Certification
7 32 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 26 (0.78%) PMP
9 24 (0.72%) SC Cleared
10 23 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 19 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (0.51%) CISSP
13 14 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 10 (0.30%) CISM
14 10 (0.30%) Master's Degree
15 8 (0.24%) CISA
16 7 (0.21%) AWS Certification
16 7 (0.21%) CBAP
16 7 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 295 (8.82%) QA
2 41 (1.23%) PMO
3 23 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.42%) MiFID
5 12 (0.36%) GDPR
6 10 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.24%) COBIT
8 7 (0.21%) WCAG
9 5 (0.15%) EMIR
9 5 (0.15%) ISO 8583
10 4 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.090%) FINREP
11 3 (0.090%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.060%) SEPA
12 2 (0.060%) SLA
13 1 (0.030%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.030%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 275 (8.23%) Docker
2 75 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 46 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 36 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (0.42%) HDFS
6 10 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (0.30%) iptables
7 8 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.060%) GlusterFS
9 2 (0.060%) zsh
10 1 (0.030%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.030%) LXC
10 1 (0.030%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.030%) Varnish
10 1 (0.030%) vCloud
10 1 (0.030%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.030%) XenApp
10 1 (0.030%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.030%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 151 (4.52%) Ansible
2 146 (4.37%) Kubernetes
3 136 (4.07%) Puppet
4 125 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
5 74 (2.21%) Terraform
6 35 (1.05%) Salt
7 34 (1.02%) SCCM
8 33 (0.99%) SCOM
9 22 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
10 18 (0.54%) Prometheus
11 13 (0.39%) HAProxy
12 12 (0.36%) Nagios
13 9 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
14 8 (0.24%) AirWatch
14 8 (0.24%) logstash
14 8 (0.24%) ZABBIX
15 7 (0.21%) Graphite
15 7 (0.21%) Rancher
16 5 (0.15%) Grafana
16 5 (0.15%) Packer
Vendors
1 439 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 133 (3.98%) Oracle
3 128 (3.83%) Google
4 55 (1.65%) VMware
5 48 (1.44%) Tableau
6 41 (1.23%) Nintex
7 39 (1.17%) TIBCO
8 38 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
9 35 (1.05%) Atlassian
9 35 (1.05%) IBM
10 33 (0.99%) Red Hat
11 25 (0.75%) Zend
12 24 (0.72%) StreamBase
13 21 (0.63%) Adobe
13 21 (0.63%) Sitecore
14 19 (0.57%) Apple
14 19 (0.57%) SAP
15 15 (0.45%) Talend
16 13 (0.39%) Facebook
16 13 (0.39%) Rackspace