Period
to 24 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 24 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Delivery
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 179 171 239
Rank change year-on-year -8 +68 +51
Permanent jobs citing Software Delivery 62 79 103
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.17% 1.29% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.37% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 50 67 83
10th Percentile £52,951 £39,000 £45,250
25th Percentile £70,313 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,250 £70,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.93% -6.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £93,438 £87,500 £88,125
90th Percentile £112,500 £115,000 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £71,250 £71,000
% change year-on-year +12.28% +0.35% +1.43%

Software Delivery 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 5,032 5,758 9,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.14% 94.19% 93.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,488 5,044 8,417
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,375 £97,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Software Delivery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in the City of London

Software Delivery
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Delivery in the City of London.

Salary trend for Software Delivery in the City of London

Software Delivery
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Delivery in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Software Delivery in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2021, IT jobs citing Software Delivery 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 Software Delivery.

1 45 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) DevOps
3 22 (35.48%) Social Skills
4 19 (30.65%) Finance
5 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (22.58%) Microservices
6 13 (20.97%) Azure
6 13 (20.97%) Scrum
6 13 (20.97%) C#
6 13 (20.97%) Java
6 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
7 12 (19.35%) SQL
7 12 (19.35%) .NET
7 12 (19.35%) Kanban
7 12 (19.35%) Analytics
8 11 (17.74%) Data Quality
8 11 (17.74%) AWS
8 11 (17.74%) Web Services
9 10 (16.13%) Legal
9 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
9 10 (16.13%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (16.13%) QA
9 10 (16.13%) Degree
9 10 (16.13%) Design Thinking
10 9 (14.52%) Data Strategy
10 9 (14.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 9 (14.52%) Backlog Prioritisation
10 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
10 9 (14.52%) CRM

Software Delivery
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 2 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.61%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (4.84%) Markit EDM
2 3 (4.84%) PolarLake
3 2 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Azure
2 11 (17.74%) AWS
3 5 (8.06%) SaaS
4 4 (6.45%) GCP
5 3 (4.84%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (4.84%) OpenShift
6 2 (3.23%) CloudBees
6 2 (3.23%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.61%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.61%) Azure Logic Apps
7 1 (1.61%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.61%) GitHub
7 1 (1.61%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) Power BI
4 2 (3.23%) Tableau
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
5 1 (1.61%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.61%) DataStage
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.45%) Gradle
2 4 (6.45%) Maven
2 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.84%) Selenium
3 3 (4.84%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.23%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.61%) GitLab
5 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (35.48%) Social Skills
2 19 (30.65%) Finance
3 10 (16.13%) Legal
4 9 (14.52%) Back Office
5 4 (6.45%) Banking
6 3 (4.84%) Front Office
7 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.23%) Law
7 2 (3.23%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (1.61%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.61%) Games
8 1 (1.61%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (1.61%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Developer
2 9 (14.52%) IT Manager
2 9 (14.52%) IT Programme Manager
2 9 (14.52%) Programme Manager
3 7 (11.29%) Software Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Agile Delivery Lead
5 5 (8.06%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.84%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Data Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Software Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) .NET
2 11 (17.74%) Web Services
3 7 (11.29%) CSS
4 6 (9.68%) React
5 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (6.45%) Entity Framework
6 4 (6.45%) jQuery
6 4 (6.45%) JSON
6 4 (6.45%) Kafka
6 4 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.84%) HTML
8 2 (3.23%) RESTful
8 2 (3.23%) SOAP
9 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.61%) Django
9 1 (1.61%) React Native
9 1 (1.61%) REST
9 1 (1.61%) Spring
9 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.84%) Derivative
2 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.84%) OTC Derivatives
2 3 (4.84%) Reference Data
2 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.23%) FMCG
3 2 (3.23%) PACS
3 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.23%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.23%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Linux
1 3 (4.84%) Unix
2 1 (1.61%) Android
2 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.61%) CentOS
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) DevOps
3 14 (22.58%) Microservices
3 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (20.97%) Scrum
5 12 (19.35%) Analytics
5 12 (19.35%) Kanban
6 10 (16.13%) Design Thinking
6 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 9 (14.52%) Artificial Intelligence
7 9 (14.52%) Backlog Prioritisation
7 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (14.52%) CRM
7 9 (14.52%) Data Strategy
7 9 (14.52%) Programme Management
8 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.90%) Data Development
8 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
9 7 (11.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (11.29%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) C#
1 13 (20.97%) Java
2 12 (19.35%) SQL
3 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.45%) Python
4 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (1.61%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) R
7 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.84%) PMP
3 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.61%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.61%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) Data Quality
2 10 (16.13%) QA
3 5 (8.06%) EMIR
3 5 (8.06%) MiFID
4 3 (4.84%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (3.23%) SEPA
6 1 (1.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Docker
2 3 (4.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.84%) Ansible
2 3 (4.84%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.61%) Control-M
4 1 (1.61%) Grafana
4 1 (1.61%) Terraform
4 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (6.45%) Google
4 3 (4.84%) Bloomberg
4 3 (4.84%) Calypso
4 3 (4.84%) Charles River
4 3 (4.84%) FactSet
4 3 (4.84%) Fidessa
4 3 (4.84%) Informatica
4 3 (4.84%) Murex
4 3 (4.84%) Refinitiv
4 3 (4.84%) Reuters
4 3 (4.84%) SmartCo
4 3 (4.84%) SmartStream
4 3 (4.84%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (1.61%) Apple
6 1 (1.61%) IBM
6 1 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.61%) Sage