Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 254 312 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 29.57% 24.11% 22.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.91% 26.42% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 226 263 322
Kent median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £31,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.32% - +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 796 1,181 1,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 92.67% 91.27% 91.44%
Number of salaries quoted 652 1,012 1,230
Kent median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% - +5.46%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £61,250
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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 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
West Malling 0 50 £42,500 -10.53% 14
Maidstone +1 38 £42,500 +9.68% 20
Chatham 0 31 £62,500 +71.23% 5
Tunbridge Wells +18 28 £43,000 +43.33% 10
Dartford 0 17 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Rochester +2 12 £50,000 +66.67% 3
Whitstable 0 12 £31,000 -31.11% 1
Tonbridge -3 9 £35,000 +16.67% 2
Canterbury +1 5 £27,500 -21.43% 1
Sittingbourne - 3 £40,000 - 1
Westerham +11 2 £48,750 -2.50% 3
Folkestone -4 2 £43,750 -14.22% 1
Cranbrook - 2 £50,000 -
Deal - 1 £37,500 -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 117 (46.06%) C#
1 117 (46.06%) .NET
2 82 (32.28%) Scrum
3 73 (28.74%) HTML
4 72 (28.35%) JavaScript
5 70 (27.56%) SQL
6 68 (26.77%) TDD
7 64 (25.20%) AngularJS
8 56 (22.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 56 (22.05%) ASP.NET
9 55 (21.65%) MVC
10 53 (20.87%) Finance
10 53 (20.87%) CSS
11 50 (19.69%) Software Engineering
12 42 (16.54%) SQL Server
12 42 (16.54%) DevOps
13 39 (15.35%) Git (software)
14 38 (14.96%) Amazon AWS
15 36 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
15 36 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (14.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 35 (13.78%) Test Automation
17 34 (13.39%) BDD
17 34 (13.39%) React
17 34 (13.39%) JIRA
18 31 (12.20%) Microsoft
18 31 (12.20%) QA
19 28 (11.02%) .NET Framework
20 26 (10.24%) Selenium
20 26 (10.24%) RESTful

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 13 (5.12%) CMS
2 8 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.76%) NServiceBus
3 7 (2.76%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.36%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.97%) Confluence
5 5 (1.97%) Mendix
6 4 (1.57%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.18%) Apache
7 3 (1.18%) IIS
8 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.57%) EngageOne
2 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.57%) Magento
2 3 (1.18%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.79%) BPCS
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.79%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 56 (22.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (14.96%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.33%) npm
4 8 (3.15%) Google Analytics
5 7 (2.76%) Serverless
6 6 (2.36%) GitHub
7 4 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.57%) PaaS
8 3 (1.18%) AdWords
8 3 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.18%) IaaS
8 3 (1.18%) NuGet
8 3 (1.18%) SaaS
9 2 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.39%) Office 365
10 1 (0.39%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.15%) Internet
2 7 (2.76%) CDMA
2 7 (2.76%) GSM
2 7 (2.76%) LTE
2 7 (2.76%) UMTS
3 6 (2.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.57%) HTTP
5 2 (0.79%) Firewall
6 1 (0.39%) Hyperconnected
6 1 (0.39%) LAN
6 1 (0.39%) WAN
6 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.69%) MySQL
3 14 (5.51%) SQL Server 2016
4 10 (3.94%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.54%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.76%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.97%) Big Data
8 5 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.57%) Ingres
10 3 (1.18%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 39 (15.35%) Git (software)
2 34 (13.39%) JIRA
3 26 (10.24%) Selenium
4 21 (8.27%) Jenkins
5 17 (6.69%) Visual Studio
6 12 (4.72%) TeamCity
7 11 (4.33%) WebDriver
8 8 (3.15%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (3.15%) webpack
9 7 (2.76%) GitLab
9 7 (2.76%) Gradle
9 7 (2.76%) Mocha
9 7 (2.76%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.76%) Travis CI
10 6 (2.36%) Jasmine
10 6 (2.36%) PHPUnit
10 6 (2.36%) SpecFlow
10 6 (2.36%) Subversion
11 5 (1.97%) NUnit
General
1 53 (20.87%) Finance
2 17 (6.69%) Advertising
3 16 (6.30%) Games
4 10 (3.94%) Retail
5 3 (1.18%) Banking
5 3 (1.18%) Electronics
5 3 (1.18%) Publishing
5 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.79%) Billing
6 2 (0.79%) Front Office
6 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.79%) Marketing
6 2 (0.79%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 129 (50.79%) Developer
2 64 (25.20%) .NET Developer
3 40 (15.75%) C# Developer
4 38 (14.96%) Software Developer
5 36 (14.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (8.66%) .NET Software Developer
6 22 (8.66%) C# Software Developer
7 21 (8.27%) Software Engineer
8 19 (7.48%) Analyst
9 18 (7.09%) PHP Developer
10 17 (6.69%) Full Stack Developer
11 15 (5.91%) Junior
11 15 (5.91%) Junior Developer
12 13 (5.12%) Senior Developer
13 11 (4.33%) IT Manager
13 11 (4.33%) Tester
14 10 (3.94%) Change Manager
15 9 (3.54%) Automation Tester
15 9 (3.54%) Business Analyst
15 9 (3.54%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (46.06%) .NET
2 73 (28.74%) HTML
3 64 (25.20%) AngularJS
4 56 (22.05%) ASP.NET
5 53 (20.87%) CSS
6 36 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (14.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 34 (13.39%) React
8 28 (11.02%) .NET Framework
9 26 (10.24%) RESTful
10 24 (9.45%) jQuery
11 20 (7.87%) Node.js
12 18 (7.09%) REST
12 18 (7.09%) WCF
13 17 (6.69%) HTML5
14 16 (6.30%) JSON
14 16 (6.30%) SOAP
14 16 (6.30%) Web Services
14 16 (6.30%) XML
15 13 (5.12%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.94%) Greenfield Project
1 10 (3.94%) Mobile App
2 9 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.54%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.15%) User Experience
4 3 (1.18%) CMDB
4 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (1.18%) Fintech
4 3 (1.18%) Public Cloud
4 3 (1.18%) Smart Home
5 2 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.39%) BBC
6 1 (0.39%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.39%) iPhone
6 1 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.39%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.84%) Linux
2 22 (8.66%) Windows
3 14 (5.51%) Apple iOS
4 13 (5.12%) Android
5 8 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.76%) CentOS
7 6 (2.36%) Unix
8 3 (1.18%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.39%) AIX
10 1 (0.39%) HPUX
10 1 (0.39%) Solaris
10 1 (0.39%) SUSE
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (32.28%) Scrum
2 68 (26.77%) TDD
3 55 (21.65%) MVC
4 50 (19.69%) Software Engineering
5 42 (16.54%) DevOps
6 36 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (13.78%) Test Automation
8 34 (13.39%) BDD
9 24 (9.45%) Kanban
10 22 (8.66%) OO
11 21 (8.27%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (7.48%) Change Control
13 18 (7.09%) CRM
14 17 (6.69%) Computer Science
14 17 (6.69%) Secure Coding
15 16 (6.30%) ITIL
15 16 (6.30%) Project Management
15 16 (6.30%) Release Management
15 16 (6.30%) SOLID
16 15 (5.91%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (46.06%) C#
2 72 (28.35%) JavaScript
3 70 (27.56%) SQL
4 22 (8.66%) PHP
4 22 (8.66%) Python
5 16 (6.30%) PowerShell
6 14 (5.51%) Bash Shell
7 13 (5.12%) TypeScript
8 12 (4.72%) Ruby
9 11 (4.33%) Java
10 10 (3.94%) ES6
10 10 (3.94%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.15%) Groovy
12 7 (2.76%) C
12 7 (2.76%) C++
12 7 (2.76%) ES7
12 7 (2.76%) Perl
12 7 (2.76%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.97%) F#
14 4 (1.57%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 22 (8.66%) Degree
2 10 (3.94%) ISEB
2 10 (3.94%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.76%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.20%) QA
2 6 (2.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (2.36%) SLA
3 2 (0.79%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (3.94%) Docker
2 4 (1.57%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.18%) XenServer
4 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (1.97%) Kibana
2 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.79%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) Ansible
3 1 (0.39%) SCOM
3 1 (0.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.48%) Google
3 8 (3.15%) Oracle
3 8 (3.15%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.36%) Cadence
5 5 (1.97%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.57%) Facebook
6 4 (1.57%) VMware
7 3 (1.18%) Apple
7 3 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.18%) SAP
7 3 (1.18%) Splunk
7 3 (1.18%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.79%) Epicor
8 2 (0.79%) IFS
8 2 (0.79%) Infor
8 2 (0.79%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.79%) Sage
9 1 (0.39%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.39%) Sun