Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Minimum Viable Product skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Minimum Viable Product over the 6 months to 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Minimum Viable Product
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 988 1077 1080
Rank change year-on-year +89 +3 +140
Permanent jobs citing Minimum Viable Product 103 90 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.073% 0.054% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.059% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 91 62 65
England median annual salary £65,634 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.11% +13.16% -10.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £78,375 £75,000
UK median annual salary £65,634 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.02% +10.53% -10.76%

Minimum Viable Product 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 129,012 151,944 150,557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.74% 91.85% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 102,809 124,389 125,138
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Minimum Viable Product
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Minimum Viable Product as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Minimum Viable Product in England

Minimum Viable Product
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Minimum Viable Product in England.

Salary trend for Minimum Viable Product in England

Minimum Viable Product
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Minimum Viable Product in England over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Minimum Viable Product in England

Minimum Viable Product
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Minimum Viable Product within the England region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. 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 +51 52 £80,000 +33.33% 2
South East +42 22 £60,000 +20.00% 2
North of England +60 18 £38,132 -10.28% 3
North West +50 17 £38,132 -15.26% 1
South West +20 9 £65,634 +34.63%
East of England +48 2 - -
Yorkshire +44 1 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Minimum Viable Product
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT jobs citing Minimum Viable Product 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 England region with a requirement for Minimum Viable Product.

1 101 (98.06%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (40.78%) Java
3 37 (35.92%) Software Engineering
4 35 (33.98%) SQL
4 35 (33.98%) Machine Learning
5 34 (33.01%) Analytics
5 34 (33.01%) Banking
6 33 (32.04%) Scala
6 33 (32.04%) Python
7 32 (31.07%) Test Automation
8 31 (30.10%) C++
8 31 (30.10%) R
8 31 (30.10%) Data Science
9 30 (29.13%) Data Visualisation
9 30 (29.13%) Apache Hive
9 30 (29.13%) Tableau
9 30 (29.13%) Data Quality
9 30 (29.13%) Neo4j
9 30 (29.13%) Big Data
9 30 (29.13%) Oozie
9 30 (29.13%) Impala
9 30 (29.13%) Anomaly Detection
9 30 (29.13%) Probability Theory
9 30 (29.13%) Mentoring
9 30 (29.13%) Apache Spark
9 30 (29.13%) Data Mining
9 30 (29.13%) Validation
9 30 (29.13%) Visualisation
9 30 (29.13%) QlikView
9 30 (29.13%) Data Analysis

Minimum Viable Product
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 30 (29.13%) Apache Spark
2 9 (8.74%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.88%) Apache
4 2 (1.94%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.94%) Confluence
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.27%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (20.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (13.59%) Firebase
3 14 (13.59%) npm
3 14 (13.59%) Serverless
4 11 (10.68%) SaaS
5 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.94%) IaaS
6 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.13%) Apache Hive
1 30 (29.13%) Big Data
1 30 (29.13%) Data Mining
1 30 (29.13%) Impala
1 30 (29.13%) Neo4j
1 30 (29.13%) QlikView
2 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.80%) MySQL
3 7 (6.80%) Redis
4 2 (1.94%) Blockchain
4 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.97%) DB2
5 1 (0.97%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Hudson
2 2 (1.94%) Gradle
2 2 (1.94%) Grunt
2 2 (1.94%) JIRA
2 2 (1.94%) JUnit
2 2 (1.94%) Maven
2 2 (1.94%) Spock
3 1 (0.97%) RStudio
General
1 34 (33.01%) Banking
2 30 (29.13%) Investment Banking
3 10 (9.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (8.74%) Finance
5 5 (4.85%) Marketing
6 3 (2.91%) Law
6 3 (2.91%) Retail
7 2 (1.94%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.94%) Games
8 1 (0.97%) Automotive
8 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (31.07%) Developer
2 31 (30.10%) Data Scientist
3 14 (13.59%) Digital Developer
3 14 (13.59%) Node.js Developer
4 9 (8.74%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.77%) Head of Digital
6 7 (6.80%) Head of Technology
6 7 (6.80%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Architect
7 6 (5.83%) Product Manager
7 6 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.85%) Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Technical Tester
8 5 (4.85%) Tester
9 4 (3.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (2.91%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (1.94%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.39%) AngularJS
2 15 (14.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 14 (13.59%) CSS
3 14 (13.59%) CSS3
3 14 (13.59%) HTML
3 14 (13.59%) HTML5
3 14 (13.59%) Node.js
3 14 (13.59%) React
4 6 (5.83%) .NET
5 4 (3.88%) LAMP
5 4 (3.88%) RESTful
5 4 (3.88%) Velocity
6 2 (1.94%) Kafka
6 2 (1.94%) REST
6 2 (1.94%) Spring
6 2 (1.94%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.94%) Spring Integration
6 2 (1.94%) Web Services
7 1 (0.97%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.97%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) NHS
2 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.88%) Fintech
4 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.91%) User Experience
5 2 (1.94%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.97%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.97%) Linux
1 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (98.06%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.92%) Software Engineering
3 35 (33.98%) Machine Learning
4 34 (33.01%) Analytics
5 32 (31.07%) Test Automation
6 31 (30.10%) Data Science
7 30 (29.13%) Anomaly Detection
7 30 (29.13%) Artificial Intelligence
7 30 (29.13%) Data Analysis
7 30 (29.13%) Data Visualisation
7 30 (29.13%) Mentoring
7 30 (29.13%) Probability Theory
7 30 (29.13%) Validation
7 30 (29.13%) Visualisation
8 22 (21.36%) Scrum
9 20 (19.42%) Microservices
10 18 (17.48%) TDD
11 16 (15.53%) BDD
11 16 (15.53%) Kanban
12 14 (13.59%) Cross-Browser Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.78%) Java
2 35 (33.98%) SQL
3 33 (32.04%) Python
3 33 (32.04%) Scala
4 31 (30.10%) C++
4 31 (30.10%) R
5 19 (18.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.88%) C#
7 3 (2.91%) Ruby
8 2 (1.94%) Java 8
8 2 (1.94%) Java 9
9 1 (0.97%) C
9 1 (0.97%) ES6
9 1 (0.97%) Perl
9 1 (0.97%) PHP
9 1 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.88%) CISSP
1 4 (3.88%) MCP
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (3.88%) TOGAF Certification
2 3 (2.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (29.13%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.88%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.94%) PMO
4 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (29.13%) Oozie
2 3 (2.91%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.94%) Ansible
3 2 (1.94%) Marathon
3 2 (1.94%) Mesos
4 1 (0.97%) Grafana
4 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.97%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (29.13%) Tableau
2 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
3 14 (13.59%) Google
4 4 (3.88%) SAP
5 2 (1.94%) Cognizant