Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Kent
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 10 6
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 267 256 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 27.13% 19.29% 18.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.34% 21.55% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 245 206 291
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £77,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 880 1,188 1,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 89.43% 89.53% 89.09%
Number of salaries quoted 747 1,014 1,324
Kent median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,750 £62,500 £64,450
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Kent

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Kent.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Kent

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Kent over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Kent

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
West Malling +14 53 £42,500 -10.53% 8
Tunbridge Wells +24 46 £40,000 - 7
Maidstone +4 42 £42,500 -5.56% 16
Chatham +2 20 £49,000 +38.03% 3
Dartford -8 18 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Whitstable -1 12 £31,000 -27.06% 4
Tonbridge +1 7 £35,000 +16.67% 4
Canterbury +6 6 £31,250 -10.71% 9
Folkestone -1 5 £36,000 -19.10% 2
Westerham +12 2 £65,000 +100.00% 5
Dover -2 2 £27,500 -
Rochester -2 2 £45,000 +73.08% 7
Sevenoaks 0 1 £62,500 +17.92% 3
Gravesend 0 1 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Stansted - 1 £40,000 -
Deal - 1 £37,500 -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 127 (47.57%) .NET
2 120 (44.94%) C#
3 98 (36.70%) Scrum
4 94 (35.21%) AngularJS
5 87 (32.58%) JavaScript
6 80 (29.96%) HTML
6 80 (29.96%) MVC
7 78 (29.21%) TDD
8 70 (26.22%) SQL
9 64 (23.97%) ASP.NET
10 60 (22.47%) SQL Server
11 59 (22.10%) Finance
12 54 (20.22%) CSS
12 54 (20.22%) Kanban
13 51 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
14 50 (18.73%) BDD
15 48 (17.98%) Microsoft Azure
15 48 (17.98%) ASP.NET Web API
16 46 (17.23%) Git (software)
17 44 (16.48%) React
18 40 (14.98%) RESTful
19 36 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
19 36 (13.48%) jQuery
19 36 (13.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 35 (13.11%) DevOps
20 35 (13.11%) Web Application Development
20 35 (13.11%) JIRA
20 35 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
21 34 (12.73%) .NET Framework
21 34 (12.73%) Software Engineering

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 16 (5.99%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (4.49%) IIS
3 11 (4.12%) Umbraco
4 8 (3.00%) CMS
5 5 (1.87%) Confluence
5 5 (1.87%) Mendix
6 4 (1.50%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.75%) Apache
8 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.50%) EngageOne
1 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.37%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.75%) BPCS
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.75%) Lawson
2 2 (0.75%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.37%) Magento
3 1 (0.37%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 48 (17.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (8.24%) npm
4 8 (3.00%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.87%) PaaS
5 5 (1.87%) SaaS
6 4 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.50%) Serverless
7 3 (1.12%) AdWords
7 3 (1.12%) IaaS
7 3 (1.12%) NuGet
8 2 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.37%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.37%) Google Play
9 1 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.24%) Internet
2 8 (3.00%) CDMA
2 8 (3.00%) GSM
2 8 (3.00%) LTE
2 8 (3.00%) UMTS
3 5 (1.87%) SMS
3 5 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.12%) Hyperconnected
5 2 (0.75%) Broadband
5 2 (0.75%) HTTP
6 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.73%) SQL Server 2016
3 21 (7.87%) MySQL
4 20 (7.49%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.37%) Ingres
7 7 (2.62%) Big Data
8 6 (2.25%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
9 3 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.75%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.37%) Redis
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 46 (17.23%) Git (software)
2 35 (13.11%) JIRA
3 33 (12.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (9.36%) Jenkins
5 22 (8.24%) Selenium
6 17 (6.37%) TeamCity
7 13 (4.87%) Bower
8 12 (4.49%) Visual Studio
9 11 (4.12%) Subversion
9 11 (4.12%) webpack
10 10 (3.75%) GitLab
10 10 (3.75%) Gradle
10 10 (3.75%) Mocha
10 10 (3.75%) Travis CI
10 10 (3.75%) WebDriver
11 9 (3.37%) NUnit
12 8 (3.00%) SpecFlow
13 7 (2.62%) Cucumber
13 7 (2.62%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (2.25%) Jasmine
General
1 59 (22.10%) Finance
2 32 (11.99%) Games
3 7 (2.62%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.50%) Advertising
4 4 (1.50%) Electronics
4 4 (1.50%) Marketing
4 4 (1.50%) Retail
5 3 (1.12%) Publishing
6 2 (0.75%) Back Office
6 2 (0.75%) Legal
6 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.37%) Finnish Language
7 1 (0.37%) Military
7 1 (0.37%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 146 (54.68%) Developer
2 81 (30.34%) .NET Developer
3 34 (12.73%) C# Developer
4 30 (11.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (10.86%) Software Developer
6 25 (9.36%) Analyst
7 23 (8.61%) Senior Developer
8 18 (6.74%) Software Engineer
9 17 (6.37%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (5.62%) PHP Developer
11 14 (5.24%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (5.24%) C# Software Developer
11 14 (5.24%) IT Manager
12 13 (4.87%) Business Analyst
13 12 (4.49%) Tester
14 11 (4.12%) Change Manager
14 11 (4.12%) Project Manager
15 10 (3.75%) IT Change Manager
16 9 (3.37%) Automation Tester
16 9 (3.37%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (47.57%) .NET
2 94 (35.21%) AngularJS
3 80 (29.96%) HTML
4 64 (23.97%) ASP.NET
5 54 (20.22%) CSS
6 51 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (17.98%) ASP.NET Web API
8 44 (16.48%) React
9 40 (14.98%) RESTful
10 36 (13.48%) jQuery
10 36 (13.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 34 (12.73%) .NET Framework
12 33 (12.36%) WCF
13 27 (10.11%) HTML5
14 24 (8.99%) CSS3
14 24 (8.99%) Entity Framework
14 24 (8.99%) KnockoutJS
14 24 (8.99%) WPF
15 23 (8.61%) XML
16 21 (7.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.99%) User Experience
2 14 (5.24%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (4.12%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.87%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.87%) Minimum Viable Product
6 5 (1.87%) PMI
7 4 (1.50%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.12%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.12%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.12%) Smart Home
9 2 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.75%) Social Media
9 2 (0.75%) Tandem
10 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.37%) iPhone
10 1 (0.37%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.37%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.24%) Linux
2 25 (9.36%) Windows
3 12 (4.49%) Unix
4 10 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.37%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.00%) Android
6 8 (3.00%) CentOS
7 3 (1.12%) AIX
7 3 (1.12%) HPUX
7 3 (1.12%) Solaris
7 3 (1.12%) SUSE
7 3 (1.12%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.37%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (36.70%) Scrum
2 80 (29.96%) MVC
3 78 (29.21%) TDD
4 54 (20.22%) Kanban
5 50 (18.73%) BDD
6 36 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (13.11%) DevOps
7 35 (13.11%) Web Application Development
8 34 (12.73%) Software Engineering
9 31 (11.61%) Project Management
10 24 (8.99%) Dependency Injection
10 24 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (8.99%) Test Automation
10 24 (8.99%) Web Development
11 19 (7.12%) Waterfall
12 17 (6.37%) Change Management
12 17 (6.37%) Front End Development
12 17 (6.37%) Multithreading
13 16 (5.99%) MVVM
13 16 (5.99%) OO
Programming Languages
1 120 (44.94%) C#
2 87 (32.58%) JavaScript
3 70 (26.22%) SQL
4 27 (10.11%) Python
5 21 (7.87%) Ruby
6 19 (7.12%) Perl
6 19 (7.12%) PHP
7 17 (6.37%) Java
7 17 (6.37%) T-SQL
8 16 (5.99%) Bash Shell
8 16 (5.99%) PowerShell
9 15 (5.62%) C++
9 15 (5.62%) F#
10 12 (4.49%) C
11 10 (3.75%) ES6
11 10 (3.75%) ES7
11 10 (3.75%) VB.NET
12 9 (3.37%) COBOL
13 8 (3.00%) Groovy
14 7 (2.62%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (6.74%) Degree
2 11 (4.12%) ISEB
3 9 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (3.00%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.87%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.74%) QA
2 10 (3.75%) SLA
3 8 (3.00%) PMO
4 7 (2.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.37%) GDPR
5 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (5.62%) Kibana
2 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.75%) Puppet
3 1 (0.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.37%) Nmap
3 1 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.74%) Google
3 14 (5.24%) MuleSoft
4 11 (4.12%) Red Hat
4 11 (4.12%) Twitter
5 8 (3.00%) Oracle
6 6 (2.25%) Cadence
7 5 (1.87%) Apple
7 5 (1.87%) SAP
8 4 (1.50%) Citrix
8 4 (1.50%) Facebook
8 4 (1.50%) VMware
9 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.12%) Splunk
9 3 (1.12%) Sun
10 2 (0.75%) Epicor
10 2 (0.75%) IFS
10 2 (0.75%) Infor
10 2 (0.75%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.75%) Sage