Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Central London > City of London
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,600 1,567 2,914
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 28.59% 30.12% 28.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.98% 31.91% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,426 1,391 2,603
10th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £46,980
25th Percentile £60,000 £55,750 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%
75th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £102,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

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 5,337 4,910 9,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.37% 94.37% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4,780 4,303 8,616
10th Percentile £42,999 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £66,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +5.26% +2.31%
75th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 5 £87,500 +34.62%
Agile Software Development
Central London

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 534 (33.38%) DevOps
2 478 (29.88%) Finance
3 454 (28.38%) Azure
4 425 (26.56%) Java
5 372 (23.25%) SQL
6 344 (21.50%) Social Skills
7 341 (21.31%) AWS
8 339 (21.19%) Microservices
9 333 (20.81%) JavaScript
10 332 (20.75%) Scrum
11 318 (19.88%) C#
12 308 (19.25%) React
13 281 (17.56%) Test Automation
14 280 (17.50%) .NET
15 259 (16.19%) Python
15 259 (16.19%) Kubernetes
16 251 (15.69%) Software Engineering
17 250 (15.63%) TDD
18 241 (15.06%) Docker
19 217 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
20 215 (13.44%) SQL Server
21 198 (12.38%) QA
22 196 (12.25%) CSS
23 185 (11.56%) Fintech
24 178 (11.13%) Degree
25 172 (10.75%) OO
26 171 (10.69%) Terraform
27 169 (10.56%) Banking
28 160 (10.00%) HTML
29 156 (9.75%) Mentoring

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 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 62 (3.88%) Confluence
3 47 (2.94%) Apache Spark
4 31 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
5 28 (1.75%) CMS
6 12 (0.75%) Apache Solr
6 12 (0.75%) IIS
7 11 (0.69%) Apache
7 11 (0.69%) Drupal
8 9 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (0.44%) nginx
10 6 (0.38%) Anypoint
10 6 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
10 6 (0.38%) SAS
11 5 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (0.31%) Red Hat Fuse
12 4 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (0.25%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.19%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 31 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (1.38%) MS Visio
3 17 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.31%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.31%) InVision
6 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.25%) Sketch
7 4 (0.25%) Zeplin
8 3 (0.19%) Figma
8 3 (0.19%) Marvel
8 3 (0.19%) UXPin
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.063%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.063%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.063%) Mingle
10 1 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.063%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 61 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.25%) Elite 3E
3 4 (0.25%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 3 (0.19%) Bloomberg AIM
4 3 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 3 (0.19%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.13%) Shopify
5 2 (0.13%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.063%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.063%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.063%) Relativity
6 1 (0.063%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.063%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.063%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.063%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 454 (28.38%) Azure
2 341 (21.31%) AWS
3 133 (8.31%) GCP
4 117 (7.31%) Power Platform
5 109 (6.81%) SaaS
6 89 (5.56%) PaaS
7 84 (5.25%) Serverless
8 64 (4.00%) PowerApps
9 54 (3.38%) Azure Key Vault
10 50 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
11 46 (2.88%) Azure Service Bus
12 41 (2.56%) Azure App Service
13 39 (2.44%) Azure Service Fabric
13 39 (2.44%) Azure Storage
14 36 (2.25%) Dynamics 365
15 35 (2.19%) IaaS
16 33 (2.06%) GitHub
17 32 (2.00%) Power Automate
18 31 (1.94%) Microsoft 365
19 30 (1.88%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 15 (0.94%) HTTP
2 14 (0.88%) Network Security
3 12 (0.75%) DNS
4 11 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.63%) Firewall
5 10 (0.63%) FTP
6 6 (0.38%) Internet
7 5 (0.31%) VLAN
8 4 (0.25%) AMQP
9 3 (0.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.19%) VoIP
9 3 (0.19%) WebEx
10 2 (0.13%) DHCP
11 1 (0.063%) NAS
11 1 (0.063%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.063%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.063%) SMTP
11 1 (0.063%) SSH
11 1 (0.063%) Wireless
11 1 (0.063%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (13.44%) SQL Server
2 119 (7.44%) NoSQL
3 111 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 100 (6.25%) Big Data
5 86 (5.38%) Relational Database
6 85 (5.31%) Hadoop
7 81 (5.06%) Power BI
8 73 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
9 62 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
10 54 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 51 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
12 39 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 39 (2.44%) MySQL
13 34 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 33 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
15 31 (1.94%) Data Lake
16 29 (1.81%) Blockchain
17 27 (1.69%) Tableau
18 23 (1.44%) Redis
19 22 (1.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 146 (9.13%) Jenkins
2 143 (8.94%) JIRA
3 130 (8.13%) Git (software)
4 84 (5.25%) Selenium
5 57 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 53 (3.31%) Cucumber
7 52 (3.25%) Visual Studio Team System
8 42 (2.63%) TeamCity
9 40 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 39 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
11 31 (1.94%) CircleCI
12 28 (1.75%) WebDriver
13 27 (1.69%) SonarQube
14 25 (1.56%) GitLab
15 23 (1.44%) JUnit
15 23 (1.44%) Visual Studio
16 20 (1.25%) Bitbucket
16 20 (1.25%) Postman
17 19 (1.19%) JMeter
17 19 (1.19%) webpack
General
1 478 (29.88%) Finance
2 344 (21.50%) Social Skills
3 169 (10.56%) Banking
4 107 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
5 69 (4.31%) Front Office
6 65 (4.06%) Marketing
7 64 (4.00%) Presentation Skills
8 50 (3.13%) Retail
9 49 (3.06%) Influencing Skills
10 40 (2.50%) Advertising
10 40 (2.50%) Investment Banking
11 37 (2.31%) Law
11 37 (2.31%) Legal
12 36 (2.25%) Organisational Skills
13 25 (1.56%) Public Sector
13 25 (1.56%) Publishing
14 17 (1.06%) Games
15 15 (0.94%) Private Banking
16 14 (0.88%) Back Office
17 12 (0.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 581 (36.31%) Developer
2 185 (11.56%) Senior Developer
3 173 (10.81%) Java Developer
4 106 (6.63%) C# Developer
5 105 (6.56%) Analyst
5 105 (6.56%) Project Manager
6 86 (5.38%) .NET Developer
7 79 (4.94%) Architect
8 77 (4.81%) Business Analyst
9 76 (4.75%) DevOps Engineer
10 66 (4.13%) Lead Developer
11 61 (3.81%) Software Developer
12 59 (3.69%) Product Owner
13 58 (3.63%) C# .NET Developer
14 56 (3.50%) Azure Developer
14 56 (3.50%) Senior C# Developer
14 56 (3.50%) Software Engineer
15 55 (3.44%) React Developer
16 52 (3.25%) Senior DevOps
17 47 (2.94%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (19.25%) React
2 280 (17.50%) .NET
3 196 (12.25%) CSS
4 160 (10.00%) HTML
5 140 (8.75%) Node.js
6 137 (8.56%) Web Services
7 136 (8.50%) AngularJS
8 134 (8.38%) .NET Core
9 103 (6.44%) Spring
10 102 (6.38%) Kafka
11 86 (5.38%) REST
12 85 (5.31%) .NET Framework
13 78 (4.88%) RESTful
14 73 (4.56%) Spring Boot
15 71 (4.44%) Entity Framework
15 71 (4.44%) jQuery
16 69 (4.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 67 (4.19%) HTML5
18 66 (4.13%) ASP.NET Web API
19 61 (3.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 151 (9.44%) User Experience
2 57 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
3 56 (3.50%) Mobile App
4 50 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 50 (3.13%) N-Tier
5 47 (2.94%) Derivative
6 44 (2.75%) Legacy Systems
7 38 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 38 (2.38%) Public Cloud
8 37 (2.31%) Cloud Native
9 32 (2.00%) Equities
9 32 (2.00%) Fixed Income
9 32 (2.00%) Management Information System
10 30 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 28 (1.75%) Algorithms
11 28 (1.75%) Virtual Team
12 23 (1.44%) Data Structures
12 23 (1.44%) Reinsurance
13 21 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
13 21 (1.31%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 106 (6.63%) Linux
2 50 (3.13%) Windows
3 32 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 30 (1.88%) Unix
5 27 (1.69%) Android
6 11 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 10 (0.63%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.38%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.19%) CentOS
9 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.19%) Solaris
10 2 (0.13%) SUSE
11 1 (0.063%) VMS
11 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (33.38%) DevOps
2 339 (21.19%) Microservices
3 332 (20.75%) Scrum
4 281 (17.56%) Test Automation
5 251 (15.69%) Software Engineering
6 250 (15.63%) TDD
7 217 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
8 185 (11.56%) Fintech
9 172 (10.75%) OO
10 156 (9.75%) Mentoring
11 146 (9.13%) Analytics
12 120 (7.50%) SDLC
13 117 (7.31%) Full Stack Development
14 115 (7.19%) Problem-Solving
15 114 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
16 113 (7.06%) Coaching
17 108 (6.75%) Project Management
18 104 (6.50%) SOLID
19 103 (6.44%) MVC
20 101 (6.31%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 425 (26.56%) Java
2 372 (23.25%) SQL
3 333 (20.81%) JavaScript
4 318 (19.88%) C#
5 259 (16.19%) Python
6 105 (6.56%) TypeScript
7 102 (6.38%) PowerShell
8 84 (5.25%) Java 8
9 74 (4.63%) T-SQL
10 61 (3.81%) Kotlin
11 54 (3.38%) C++
12 50 (3.13%) Scala
13 41 (2.56%) ES6
14 35 (2.19%) C
15 32 (2.00%) Go
16 26 (1.63%) PHP
17 17 (1.06%) Ruby
18 16 (1.00%) VBA
19 15 (0.94%) Bash Shell
20 14 (0.88%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 178 (11.13%) Degree
2 44 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (1.81%) Security Cleared
4 25 (1.56%) SC Cleared
5 24 (1.50%) Master's Degree
6 15 (0.94%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.56%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.50%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.38%) AWS Certification
9 6 (0.38%) CISM
9 6 (0.38%) CISSP
10 5 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.31%) CSPO
10 5 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.25%) CRISC
12 3 (0.19%) CISA
12 3 (0.19%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.19%) PMP
12 3 (0.19%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (12.38%) QA
2 34 (2.13%) GDPR
3 31 (1.94%) Accessibility
4 29 (1.81%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.69%) PMO
6 10 (0.63%) NIST
7 8 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.38%) MiFID
8 6 (0.38%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.25%) COBIT
9 4 (0.25%) EMIR
9 4 (0.25%) ISO 20022
10 3 (0.19%) GRC
11 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.13%) SEPA
12 1 (0.063%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.063%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.063%) WCAG
System Software
1 241 (15.06%) Docker
2 21 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.13%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.063%) HDFS
7 1 (0.063%) KVM
7 1 (0.063%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.063%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.063%) vSphere
7 1 (0.063%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 259 (16.19%) Kubernetes
2 171 (10.69%) Terraform
3 89 (5.56%) Ansible
4 64 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
5 41 (2.56%) Puppet
6 25 (1.56%) Prometheus
7 11 (0.69%) Grafana
8 8 (0.50%) Rancher
9 6 (0.38%) Istio
10 3 (0.19%) Consul
10 3 (0.19%) Control-M
10 3 (0.19%) Packer
11 2 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.13%) Kibana
11 2 (0.13%) logstash
11 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.063%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 1 (0.063%) CASB
12 1 (0.063%) Mesos
Vendors
1 150 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 75 (4.69%) Oracle
3 40 (2.50%) Nintex
4 33 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
5 24 (1.50%) Google
5 24 (1.50%) VMware
6 21 (1.31%) Databricks
7 20 (1.25%) Adobe
8 18 (1.13%) Fidessa
9 14 (0.88%) IBM
9 14 (0.88%) SAP
10 12 (0.75%) Atlassian
10 12 (0.75%) Quadient
11 11 (0.69%) Pega
12 10 (0.63%) Bloomberg
12 10 (0.63%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.50%) Palo Alto
13 8 (0.50%) Splunk
14 7 (0.44%) ServiceNow
15 6 (0.38%) Sun