Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 297 356 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.61% 22.04% 22.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.83% 24.15% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 251 316 448
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,625 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +2.22%

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 1,107 1,474 1,976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 88.00% 91.27% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1,208 1,738
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,850 £25,525
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +2 61 £47,500 +5.56% 9
Dartford +11 33 £51,250 +20.59% 3
Maidstone +4 33 £36,250 -27.50% 8
Chatham +13 26 £37,500 -3.85%
Tunbridge Wells -19 25 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Canterbury +1 10 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Folkestone +13 8 £57,500 +53.33%
Dover - 6 £27,500 - 1
Westerham - 5 £51,250 - 5
Tonbridge -1 3 £30,000 -62.50%
Whitstable - 2 £45,000 - 2
Sevenoaks -5 1 £53,000 -7.83%
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 185 (62.29%) C#
2 167 (56.23%) .NET
3 132 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 128 (43.10%) TDD
5 121 (40.74%) MVC
6 118 (39.73%) ASP.NET
7 110 (37.04%) Scrum
8 105 (35.35%) JavaScript
9 96 (32.32%) HTML
10 94 (31.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 83 (27.95%) CSS
12 82 (27.61%) Web Application Development
12 82 (27.61%) SQL Server 2016
13 81 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 72 (24.24%) BDD
15 71 (23.91%) Greenfield Project
16 67 (22.56%) WCF
17 63 (21.21%) RESTful
18 62 (20.88%) Continuous Integration
19 57 (19.19%) AngularJS
19 57 (19.19%) ASP.NET Web API
20 53 (17.85%) OO
21 52 (17.51%) Microsoft
22 49 (16.50%) Dependency Injection
23 45 (15.15%) Node.js
23 45 (15.15%) .NET Framework
24 43 (14.48%) Git (software)
25 42 (14.14%) SQL
26 40 (13.47%) Windows
26 40 (13.47%) Internet

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 17 (5.72%) IIS
2 3 (1.01%) Confluence
3 2 (0.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.34%) Apache
4 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.34%) CMS
4 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (4.04%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.36%) InVision
2 7 (2.36%) UXPin
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) InDesign
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.34%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.04%) SaaS
3 10 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.02%) npm
5 5 (1.68%) GitHub
5 5 (1.68%) Serverless
6 3 (1.01%) PaaS
7 2 (0.67%) Firebase
7 2 (0.67%) Google Play
7 2 (0.67%) IaaS
7 2 (0.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 40 (13.47%) Internet
2 15 (5.05%) Broadband
3 13 (4.38%) HTTP
3 13 (4.38%) SMTP
3 13 (4.38%) SSL
4 12 (4.04%) AMQP
5 11 (3.70%) Hyperconnected
6 4 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.34%) DHCP
7 1 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 82 (27.61%) SQL Server 2016
3 37 (12.46%) NoSQL
4 13 (4.38%) Big Data
5 12 (4.04%) MySQL
6 6 (2.02%) Cosmos DB
7 5 (1.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.35%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.67%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.67%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.67%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.67%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.67%) Redis
9 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (14.48%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.75%) Moq
2 26 (8.75%) MSTest
3 25 (8.42%) NUnit
3 25 (8.42%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (4.38%) Visual Studio
5 12 (4.04%) JIRA
6 9 (3.03%) HP UFT
6 9 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (3.03%) Selenium
7 7 (2.36%) Axure RP
7 7 (2.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 7 (2.36%) Subversion
8 6 (2.02%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.68%) Mocha
10 3 (1.01%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.01%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.67%) NuGet
General
1 28 (9.43%) Finance
2 20 (6.73%) Retail
3 17 (5.72%) Games
4 14 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.70%) Electronics
6 10 (3.37%) Swedish Language
7 9 (3.03%) Marketing
8 7 (2.36%) Advertising
9 3 (1.01%) Back Office
9 3 (1.01%) Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Military
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 180 (60.61%) Developer
2 127 (42.76%) .NET Developer
3 27 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 23 (7.74%) Architect
4 23 (7.74%) C# Developer
5 22 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 21 (7.07%) Junior
7 20 (6.73%) Analyst
8 19 (6.40%) Junior Developer
9 17 (5.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (5.39%) JavaScript Developer
11 15 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (4.71%) Project Manager
12 14 (4.71%) Telecoms Developer
12 14 (4.71%) Test Analyst
13 12 (4.04%) .NET Web Developer
13 12 (4.04%) Graduate
13 12 (4.04%) Junior .NET Developer
14 11 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (56.23%) .NET
2 118 (39.73%) ASP.NET
3 96 (32.32%) HTML
4 94 (31.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 83 (27.95%) CSS
6 81 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 67 (22.56%) WCF
8 63 (21.21%) RESTful
9 57 (19.19%) AngularJS
9 57 (19.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 45 (15.15%) .NET Framework
10 45 (15.15%) Node.js
11 39 (13.13%) HTML5
12 33 (11.11%) jQuery
13 31 (10.44%) CSS3
14 30 (10.10%) SOAP
14 30 (10.10%) WPF
15 27 (9.09%) Ninject
16 25 (8.42%) Castle Windsor
16 25 (8.42%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 71 (23.91%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (9.76%) Mobile App
3 21 (7.07%) User Experience
4 19 (6.40%) Computer Science
5 18 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.04%) Data Centre
7 9 (3.03%) Social Network
8 7 (2.36%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.01%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.67%) iPhone
11 2 (0.67%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.67%) Marketing Technology
11 2 (0.67%) Social Media
12 1 (0.34%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.34%) PMI
12 1 (0.34%) STB
12 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.34%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.47%) Windows
2 19 (6.40%) Windows Server
3 13 (4.38%) Windows 8
4 12 (4.04%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.68%) Unix
6 4 (1.35%) Android
6 4 (1.35%) Linux
7 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.67%) CentOS
7 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (43.10%) TDD
2 121 (40.74%) MVC
3 110 (37.04%) Scrum
4 82 (27.61%) Web Application Development
5 72 (24.24%) BDD
6 62 (20.88%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (17.85%) OO
8 49 (16.50%) Dependency Injection
9 34 (11.45%) MVVM
9 34 (11.45%) Web Development
10 30 (10.10%) Kanban
11 25 (8.42%) Inversion of Control
12 21 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (7.07%) Project Management
12 21 (7.07%) SDLC
13 20 (6.73%) Test Automation
13 20 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (5.72%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (5.72%) Domain-Driven Design
14 17 (5.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 185 (62.29%) C#
2 105 (35.35%) JavaScript
3 42 (14.14%) SQL
4 31 (10.44%) Ruby
5 22 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 15 (5.05%) PHP
7 12 (4.04%) Java
8 11 (3.70%) VB
9 8 (2.69%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.69%) TypeScript
10 7 (2.36%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.68%) C
12 3 (1.01%) C++
12 3 (1.01%) Python
13 2 (0.67%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.67%) Perl
14 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.34%) Go
14 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (9.09%) Degree
2 17 (5.72%) ISEB
3 7 (2.36%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.01%) CEH
4 3 (1.01%) CISA
4 3 (1.01%) CISM
4 3 (1.01%) CISSP
5 2 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) HNC
6 1 (0.34%) HND
6 1 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.34%) PMP
6 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) COBIT
2 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.34%) GDPR
2 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (17.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.70%) HP
3 8 (2.69%) Google
4 7 (2.36%) Facebook
5 3 (1.01%) Adobe
5 3 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.01%) TOWER Software
6 2 (0.67%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.67%) VMware
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco
7 1 (0.34%) Mitel
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle
7 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.34%) Splunk