Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Minimum Viable Product in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Minimum Viable Product over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Minimum Viable Product
UK > England
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1060 1109 1177
Rank change year-on-year +49 +68 +75
Permanent jobs citing Minimum Viable Product 77 61 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.037% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.082% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 46
England median annual salary £65,634 £65,000 £57,825
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.97% +12.41% -11.04%
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £65,634 £65,000 £55,650
% change year-on-year +0.97% +16.80% -10.96%

Minimum Viable Product is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 68,828 74,091 78,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.98% 44.73% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 53,519 56,061 64,855
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,419 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% 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 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 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 +15 29 £67,500 +3.85% 8
East of England +39 22 £70,000 -
Midlands - 9 £70,000 - 1
South East +3 6 £46,250 +15.63% 2
South West -2 6 £65,634 +50.02% 7
West Midlands - 5 £70,000 - 1
North of England - 5 £37,500 - 1
North West - 5 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands - 4 - -
Minimum Viable Product
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 53 (68.83%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.95%) User Experience
3 39 (50.65%) Product Management
4 36 (46.75%) Problem-Solving
5 28 (36.36%) Coaching
6 23 (29.87%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (29.87%) E-Commerce
7 20 (25.97%) Scrum
7 20 (25.97%) Analytics
8 19 (24.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (23.38%) Due Diligence
10 17 (22.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
11 14 (18.18%) A/B Testing
11 14 (18.18%) Funnel Analysis
11 14 (18.18%) Re-Platforming
12 13 (16.88%) DevOps
12 13 (16.88%) Android
13 12 (15.58%) Apple
13 12 (15.58%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
14 11 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
14 11 (14.29%) Test Automation
14 11 (14.29%) Finance
15 9 (11.69%) Project Management
16 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (10.39%) Retail
16 8 (10.39%) SaaS
16 8 (10.39%) User Stories
16 8 (10.39%) Matrix Organization
17 7 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery

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 2 (2.60%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) CMS
2 1 (1.30%) Confluence
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) SaaS
2 5 (6.49%) PaaS
3 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.30%) Lucidchart
5 1 (1.30%) Office 365
5 1 (1.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Internet
2 2 (2.60%) Broadband
2 2 (2.60%) VPN
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.60%) Blockchain
3 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.30%) DB2
4 1 (1.30%) HBase
4 1 (1.30%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) JIRA
2 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.60%) Grunt
3 2 (2.60%) Selenium
4 1 (1.30%) Hudson
4 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.30%) SilkTest
4 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Retail
3 5 (6.49%) Dutch Language
3 5 (6.49%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Advertising
4 2 (2.60%) Back Office
4 2 (2.60%) Games
4 2 (2.60%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (42.86%) Product Manager
2 18 (23.38%) Transformation Manager
3 8 (10.39%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.79%) Analyst
4 6 (7.79%) Applications Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Head of Digital
6 4 (5.19%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Agile Coach
6 4 (5.19%) Agile Scrum Master
6 4 (5.19%) Architect
6 4 (5.19%) Head of Technology
6 4 (5.19%) Scrum Master
7 3 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Product Owner
7 3 (3.90%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (3.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) .NET
1 3 (3.90%) Node.js
1 3 (3.90%) React
1 3 (3.90%) Velocity
1 3 (3.90%) Web Services
2 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.60%) Django
2 2 (2.60%) Express
2 2 (2.60%) hapi
2 2 (2.60%) Ionic Framework
2 2 (2.60%) J2EE
2 2 (2.60%) LAMP
2 2 (2.60%) MEAN Stack
2 2 (2.60%) Meteor
2 2 (2.60%) React Native
2 2 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (2.60%) Spring Boot
2 2 (2.60%) Thymeleaf
2 2 (2.60%) Vue.js
3 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (51.95%) User Experience
2 23 (29.87%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.90%) Fintech
5 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.30%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Android
2 7 (9.09%) Linux
3 5 (6.49%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (68.83%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (50.65%) Product Management
3 36 (46.75%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (36.36%) Coaching
5 23 (29.87%) E-Commerce
6 20 (25.97%) Analytics
6 20 (25.97%) Scrum
7 19 (24.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (23.38%) Due Diligence
9 17 (22.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (18.18%) A/B Testing
10 14 (18.18%) Funnel Analysis
10 14 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
10 14 (18.18%) Re-Platforming
11 13 (16.88%) DevOps
12 12 (15.58%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
13 11 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
13 11 (14.29%) Test Automation
14 9 (11.69%) Project Management
15 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) Java
1 5 (6.49%) Python
1 5 (6.49%) Ruby
1 5 (6.49%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.19%) VB
3 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.90%) C#
4 2 (2.60%) Java 9
4 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.60%) PHP
4 2 (2.60%) Solidity
5 1 (1.30%) C
5 1 (1.30%) C++
5 1 (1.30%) Clojure
5 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) CISSP
2 2 (2.60%) Master's Degree
2 2 (2.60%) MCP
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.60%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) PMO
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (5.19%) Puppet
3 1 (1.30%) Ansible
3 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Apple
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) Google
3 2 (2.60%) IBM
3 2 (2.60%) Progress
3 2 (2.60%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.30%) Sitecore