Period
to 18 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Minimum Viable Product
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1067 1103 1202
Rank change year-on-year +36 +99 +56
Permanent jobs citing Minimum Viable Product 87 57 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.034% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.078% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 39 44 47
England median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% +8.33% -2.04%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £85,500 £71,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -19.23% +8.33% +4.35%

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 71,258 73,072 84,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.69% 43.73% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 55,384 57,370 69,270
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +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 July 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 July 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 +2 34 £52,500 -19.23% 8
East of England +34 22 £70,000 -
Midlands - 13 £70,000 -
North West - 10 £37,500 - 1
North of England - 10 £37,500 - 2
West Midlands - 8 £70,000 -
South East -10 6 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 5 - -
South West -9 2 £45,000 +2.86%
Minimum Viable Product
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 49 (56.32%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (54.02%) User Experience
3 37 (42.53%) Coaching
4 35 (40.23%) Problem-Solving
5 33 (37.93%) Product Management
6 27 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (26.44%) Scrum
7 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (24.14%) Acceptance Criteria
9 20 (22.99%) E-Commerce
10 18 (20.69%) Due Diligence
11 16 (18.39%) User Stories
12 15 (17.24%) Analytics
13 14 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (14.94%) Android
14 13 (14.94%) Windows
15 12 (13.79%) Apple
15 12 (13.79%) Data Analysis
15 12 (13.79%) Funnel Analysis
15 12 (13.79%) A/B Testing
15 12 (13.79%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
15 12 (13.79%) Performance Metrics
15 12 (13.79%) Re-Platforming
16 11 (12.64%) Test Automation
16 11 (12.64%) JIRA
17 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
18 9 (10.34%) DevOps
18 9 (10.34%) Business Analysis
18 9 (10.34%) Linux
18 9 (10.34%) VB

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 8 (9.20%) Confluence
2 1 (1.15%) Apache
2 1 (1.15%) CMS
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Office 365
2 5 (5.75%) SaaS
3 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.30%) Lucidchart
5 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.15%) IaaS
5 1 (1.15%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) Broadband
3 1 (1.15%) DNS
3 1 (1.15%) LAN
3 1 (1.15%) Skype
3 1 (1.15%) VPN
3 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.15%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) JIRA
2 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.30%) Selenium
2 2 (2.30%) SilkTest
2 2 (2.30%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.15%) Subversion
3 1 (1.15%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (8.05%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Advertising
2 5 (5.75%) Back Office
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Product Manager
2 18 (20.69%) Business Analyst
2 18 (20.69%) Transformation Manager
3 15 (17.24%) Agile Business Analyst
4 13 (14.94%) Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Applications Manager
5 6 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Desktop Support
5 6 (6.90%) Developer
5 6 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Agile Coach
6 5 (5.75%) Agile Scrum Master
6 5 (5.75%) Scrum Master
7 4 (4.60%) Data Analysis Business Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) .NET
1 7 (8.05%) Velocity
2 6 (6.90%) Web Services
3 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (3.45%) CSS
3 3 (3.45%) CSS3
3 3 (3.45%) HTML
3 3 (3.45%) HTML5
4 2 (2.30%) J2EE
4 2 (2.30%) Node.js
4 2 (2.30%) React
4 2 (2.30%) SOAP
4 2 (2.30%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.30%) Thymeleaf
5 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.15%) Django
5 1 (1.15%) Express
5 1 (1.15%) LAMP
5 1 (1.15%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 47 (54.02%) User Experience
2 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.45%) Fintech
4 3 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.94%) Android
1 13 (14.94%) Windows
2 9 (10.34%) Linux
3 7 (8.05%) Windows 10
3 7 (8.05%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (56.32%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.53%) Coaching
3 35 (40.23%) Problem-Solving
4 33 (37.93%) Product Management
5 27 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (26.44%) Scrum
7 21 (24.14%) Acceptance Criteria
8 20 (22.99%) E-Commerce
9 18 (20.69%) Due Diligence
10 16 (18.39%) User Stories
11 15 (17.24%) Analytics
12 14 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (13.79%) A/B Testing
13 12 (13.79%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
13 12 (13.79%) Data Analysis
13 12 (13.79%) Funnel Analysis
13 12 (13.79%) Performance Metrics
13 12 (13.79%) Re-Platforming
14 11 (12.64%) Test Automation
15 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.34%) VB
2 8 (9.20%) Java
2 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.20%) Python
3 7 (8.05%) Bash Shell
3 7 (8.05%) Ruby
4 6 (6.90%) C#
4 6 (6.90%) SQL
5 5 (5.75%) PHP
6 2 (2.30%) Java 9
6 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.15%) Clojure
7 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.15%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) ISEB
2 2 (2.30%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) CISSP
3 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.15%) MCP
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) PMO
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) Active Directory
1 7 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
2 6 (6.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) SCCM
1 6 (6.90%) vCenter Server
2 3 (3.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.15%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Apple
2 7 (8.05%) VMware
3 6 (6.90%) Alias
3 6 (6.90%) Citrix
3 6 (6.90%) Ivanti
4 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.45%) Progress
6 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.30%) IBM
7 1 (1.15%) Google
7 1 (1.15%) SAP
7 1 (1.15%) Sitecore