Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1,665 1,103 2,840
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 28.26% 30.84% 28.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.88% 32.73% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,467 999 2,508
10th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £46,250
25th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 £83,750
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £68,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.19% +5.38%

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 5,573 3,370 9,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.59% 94.21% 93.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4,965 2,963 8,312
10th Percentile £43,250 £45,000 £37,571
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -1 8 £87,500 -35.19%
Agile Software Development
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 (32.07%) Finance
2 496 (29.79%) DevOps
3 454 (27.27%) Azure
4 447 (26.85%) Java
5 387 (23.24%) Scrum
6 371 (22.28%) SQL
7 340 (20.42%) C#
8 335 (20.12%) Social Skills
9 329 (19.76%) AWS
10 301 (18.08%) JavaScript
10 301 (18.08%) Software Engineering
11 294 (17.66%) Microservices
12 271 (16.28%) .NET
13 266 (15.98%) React
14 261 (15.68%) TDD
15 257 (15.44%) Python
16 242 (14.53%) Test Automation
17 240 (14.41%) Docker
18 233 (13.99%) Kubernetes
19 231 (13.87%) SQL Server
20 226 (13.57%) QA
21 199 (11.95%) Microsoft
22 196 (11.77%) JIRA
22 196 (11.77%) User Experience
23 189 (11.35%) Analytics
24 180 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
25 175 (10.51%) Fintech
26 172 (10.33%) Web Services
27 158 (9.49%) AngularJS
28 157 (9.43%) Degree

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
1 111 (6.67%) Confluence
2 49 (2.94%) Apache Spark
2 49 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 31 (1.86%) CMS
4 27 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (0.96%) SAS
6 14 (0.84%) Apache Solr
7 11 (0.66%) Drupal
7 11 (0.66%) IIS
8 10 (0.60%) nginx
9 9 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
10 6 (0.36%) Apache
11 5 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (0.24%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.12%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.12%) Appian
13 2 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 43 (2.58%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 22 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 19 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.48%) Figma
5 8 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.48%) Sketch
6 6 (0.36%) Chatbot
7 5 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (0.24%) InVision
8 4 (0.24%) Zeplin
9 1 (0.060%) Mingle
9 1 (0.060%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 21 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.24%) Elite 3E
3 4 (0.24%) SAP SCM
3 4 (0.24%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 3 (0.18%) Bloomberg AIM
4 3 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.18%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.12%) Shopify
6 1 (0.060%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.060%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.060%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.060%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.060%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.060%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 454 (27.27%) Azure
2 329 (19.76%) AWS
3 135 (8.11%) GCP
4 109 (6.55%) Power Platform
5 95 (5.71%) SaaS
6 94 (5.65%) Serverless
7 53 (3.18%) PaaS
8 36 (2.16%) PowerApps
9 35 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
9 35 (2.10%) Microsoft 365
10 32 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
10 32 (1.92%) Azure Data Factory
11 30 (1.80%) Dynamics 365
11 30 (1.80%) IaaS
12 27 (1.62%) GitHub
13 23 (1.38%) npm
14 22 (1.32%) Azure Key Vault
15 21 (1.26%) Power Automate
16 19 (1.14%) Azure Service Bus
16 19 (1.14%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.08%) Network Security
2 17 (1.02%) Firewall
3 16 (0.96%) Internet
4 15 (0.90%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.84%) HTTP
6 11 (0.66%) DNS
7 10 (0.60%) FTP
8 5 (0.30%) BGP
8 5 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (0.30%) OSPF
8 5 (0.30%) VoIP
8 5 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.24%) VLAN
10 3 (0.18%) AMQP
10 3 (0.18%) SMS
11 2 (0.12%) FIX Connectivity
11 2 (0.12%) SMTP
11 2 (0.12%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (0.12%) WebEx
11 2 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 115 (6.91%) Big Data
3 107 (6.43%) MongoDB
3 107 (6.43%) NoSQL
4 94 (5.65%) Power BI
5 89 (5.35%) Relational Database
6 87 (5.23%) Hadoop
7 83 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
8 81 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
9 52 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 50 (3.00%) MySQL
11 45 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 45 (2.70%) Tableau
12 41 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
13 37 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
14 36 (2.16%) Data Lake
15 33 (1.98%) Blockchain
16 30 (1.80%) Redis
17 22 (1.32%) Flink
18 21 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 196 (11.77%) JIRA
2 142 (8.53%) Git (software)
3 139 (8.35%) Jenkins
4 103 (6.19%) Selenium
5 69 (4.14%) Cucumber
6 51 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 36 (2.16%) SonarQube
8 35 (2.10%) Postman
9 34 (2.04%) WebDriver
10 33 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 31 (1.86%) TeamCity
11 31 (1.86%) webpack
12 26 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
13 25 (1.50%) JMeter
13 25 (1.50%) JUnit
14 24 (1.44%) Cypress.io
14 24 (1.44%) Visual Studio
15 21 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
16 20 (1.20%) Bitbucket
17 19 (1.14%) Maven
General
1 534 (32.07%) Finance
2 335 (20.12%) Social Skills
3 145 (8.71%) Banking
4 110 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
5 84 (5.05%) Presentation Skills
6 71 (4.26%) Influencing Skills
7 68 (4.08%) Front Office
8 58 (3.48%) Marketing
9 48 (2.88%) Advertising
10 45 (2.70%) Law
11 44 (2.64%) Publishing
12 43 (2.58%) Investment Banking
13 42 (2.52%) Retail
14 40 (2.40%) Public Sector
15 36 (2.16%) Organisational Skills
16 30 (1.80%) Games
17 22 (1.32%) Legal
18 14 (0.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
19 13 (0.78%) Electronics
20 10 (0.60%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 568 (34.11%) Developer
2 166 (9.97%) Senior Developer
3 153 (9.19%) Java Developer
4 151 (9.07%) Analyst
5 118 (7.09%) Project Manager
6 99 (5.95%) Business Analyst
7 95 (5.71%) .NET Developer
8 94 (5.65%) Architect
9 83 (4.98%) C# Developer
10 79 (4.74%) Lead Developer
11 72 (4.32%) Product Owner
12 71 (4.26%) Data Engineer
13 55 (3.30%) C# .NET Developer
14 51 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
15 49 (2.94%) Software Engineer
15 49 (2.94%) Technical Leader
16 47 (2.82%) QA Engineer
17 46 (2.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 46 (2.76%) Software Developer
18 42 (2.52%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (16.28%) .NET
2 266 (15.98%) React
3 172 (10.33%) Web Services
4 158 (9.49%) AngularJS
5 152 (9.13%) CSS
6 150 (9.01%) HTML
7 142 (8.53%) Node.js
8 116 (6.97%) REST
9 105 (6.31%) Spring
10 104 (6.25%) .NET Core
11 97 (5.83%) Kafka
12 90 (5.41%) Vue.js
13 82 (4.92%) ASP.NET
13 82 (4.92%) RESTful
14 76 (4.56%) .NET Framework
15 73 (4.38%) Spring Boot
16 67 (4.02%) HTML5
17 64 (3.84%) jQuery
18 57 (3.42%) JSON
19 56 (3.36%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 196 (11.77%) User Experience
2 70 (4.20%) Mobile App
3 60 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
4 54 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
5 48 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
6 46 (2.76%) Management Information System
7 43 (2.58%) Equities
8 42 (2.52%) Cloud Native
9 31 (1.86%) Legacy Systems
10 29 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 28 (1.68%) Derivative
11 28 (1.68%) Fixed Income
12 26 (1.56%) Virtual Team
13 24 (1.44%) N-Tier
14 23 (1.38%) Algorithms
15 22 (1.32%) Public Cloud
16 19 (1.14%) Data Structures
17 17 (1.02%) Data Centre
17 17 (1.02%) Legacy Code
18 12 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 82 (4.92%) Linux
2 44 (2.64%) Windows
3 42 (2.52%) Apple iOS
4 35 (2.10%) Android
4 35 (2.10%) Unix
5 13 (0.78%) Ubuntu
6 7 (0.42%) CoreOS
6 7 (0.42%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.24%) Solaris
7 4 (0.24%) VMS
8 2 (0.12%) CentOS
8 2 (0.12%) SUSE
8 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.060%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (29.79%) DevOps
2 387 (23.24%) Scrum
3 301 (18.08%) Software Engineering
4 294 (17.66%) Microservices
5 261 (15.68%) TDD
6 242 (14.53%) Test Automation
7 189 (11.35%) Analytics
8 180 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
9 175 (10.51%) Fintech
10 153 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
11 144 (8.65%) Mentoring
12 142 (8.53%) Full Stack Development
13 141 (8.47%) Coaching
14 131 (7.87%) SDLC
15 129 (7.75%) OO
16 127 (7.63%) User Stories
17 123 (7.39%) Project Management
18 121 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
19 101 (6.07%) Stakeholder Management
20 99 (5.95%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 447 (26.85%) Java
2 371 (22.28%) SQL
3 340 (20.42%) C#
4 301 (18.08%) JavaScript
5 257 (15.44%) Python
6 99 (5.95%) TypeScript
7 67 (4.02%) C++
8 61 (3.66%) Scala
9 59 (3.54%) Java 8
10 58 (3.48%) PowerShell
11 55 (3.30%) Kotlin
12 46 (2.76%) T-SQL
13 41 (2.46%) C
14 38 (2.28%) Go
15 31 (1.86%) ES6
16 30 (1.80%) PHP
17 24 (1.44%) VBA
18 23 (1.38%) VB
19 21 (1.26%) Bash Shell
20 19 (1.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 157 (9.43%) Degree
2 44 (2.64%) Master's Degree
3 20 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (0.96%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 12 (0.72%) CSPO
7 11 (0.66%) AWS Certification
8 10 (0.60%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.36%) ISEB
9 6 (0.36%) SAS Certification
10 5 (0.30%) CBAP
10 5 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.24%) CISM
11 4 (0.24%) CISSP
11 4 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.24%) PMP
12 3 (0.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (13.57%) QA
2 43 (2.58%) GDPR
3 27 (1.62%) Accessibility
3 27 (1.62%) Data Quality
4 26 (1.56%) PMO
5 15 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.78%) NIST
7 5 (0.30%) GRC
8 3 (0.18%) MiFID
8 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.18%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.12%) COBIT
9 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.060%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.060%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.060%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.060%) SEPA
10 1 (0.060%) WCAG
System Software
1 240 (14.41%) Docker
2 18 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.24%) HDFS
4 4 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.12%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.060%) KVM
7 1 (0.060%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.060%) vSphere
7 1 (0.060%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 233 (13.99%) Kubernetes
2 109 (6.55%) Terraform
3 43 (2.58%) Ansible
4 23 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (1.14%) Puppet
6 16 (0.96%) Prometheus
7 7 (0.42%) Grafana
8 5 (0.30%) Control-M
9 4 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.18%) Kibana
11 2 (0.12%) Consul
11 2 (0.12%) logstash
11 2 (0.12%) Packer
12 1 (0.060%) Automic
12 1 (0.060%) CASB
12 1 (0.060%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.060%) Istio
12 1 (0.060%) Mesos
12 1 (0.060%) MIIS
12 1 (0.060%) Rancher
Vendors
1 199 (11.95%) Microsoft
2 101 (6.07%) Oracle
3 43 (2.58%) Google
4 33 (1.98%) Atlassian
4 33 (1.98%) Databricks
4 33 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
5 21 (1.26%) SAP
6 18 (1.08%) Fidessa
7 17 (1.02%) Adobe
8 16 (0.96%) Xamarin
9 14 (0.84%) Quadient
10 13 (0.78%) IBM
11 12 (0.72%) Palo Alto
12 9 (0.54%) Bloomberg
12 9 (0.54%) Cloudera
12 9 (0.54%) SolarWinds
13 8 (0.48%) Cisco
13 8 (0.48%) Pega
13 8 (0.48%) ServiceNow
13 8 (0.48%) Splunk