Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Kent
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 11 9
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 252 238 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 24.02% 18.07% 17.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.54% 20.46% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 227 198 295
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 915 1,163 1,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 87.23% 88.31% 89.29%
Number of salaries quoted 768 999 1,436
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 26 September 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 26 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
Tunbridge Wells +15 48 £40,000 - 9
West Malling +12 44 £52,500 -25.00% 12
Maidstone +3 36 £45,000 +2.86% 9
Dartford -6 16 £60,000 +41.18% 9
Chatham +4 13 £55,000 +69.23%
Rochester +5 11 £57,500 +64.29%
Whitstable -1 9 £31,000 -27.06% 1
Tonbridge -2 9 £42,500 -34.62% 1
Folkestone +8 7 £36,000 -15.29% 4
Canterbury +8 4 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Sevenoaks +4 3 £37,500 -29.25% 3
Gravesend 0 2 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Dover -2 2 £27,500 - 2
Westerham - 1 £75,000 - 2
Stansted - 1 £40,000 -
Deal - 1 £37,500 - 1
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 128 (50.79%) C#
1 128 (50.79%) .NET
2 105 (41.67%) MVC
3 97 (38.49%) AngularJS
4 89 (35.32%) SQL Server
5 84 (33.33%) TDD
6 81 (32.14%) JavaScript
7 76 (30.16%) ASP.NET
8 73 (28.97%) Scrum
9 70 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 68 (26.98%) BDD
11 66 (26.19%) HTML
12 64 (25.40%) SQL
13 61 (24.21%) ASP.NET Web API
14 57 (22.62%) Finance
15 55 (21.83%) Web Application Development
16 54 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
17 53 (21.03%) RESTful
17 53 (21.03%) .NET Framework
17 53 (21.03%) Kanban
18 49 (19.44%) Git (software)
19 45 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
19 45 (17.86%) WCF
20 44 (17.46%) CSS
21 43 (17.06%) Team Foundation Server
21 43 (17.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 40 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
23 39 (15.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 38 (15.08%) React
24 38 (15.08%) Entity Framework

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 15 (5.95%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (4.76%) IIS
2 12 (4.76%) Umbraco
3 5 (1.98%) CMS
4 2 (0.79%) Confluence
4 2 (0.79%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.40%) Mendix
5 1 (0.40%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.79%) EngageOne
4 1 (0.40%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Elite 3E
2 3 (1.19%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.79%) BPCS
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.79%) Lawson
3 2 (0.79%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.40%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 45 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.73%) npm
3 7 (2.78%) Google Analytics
4 6 (2.38%) SaaS
5 5 (1.98%) PaaS
6 3 (1.19%) AdWords
7 2 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.79%) Google Play
7 2 (0.79%) IaaS
7 2 (0.79%) iTunes
7 2 (0.79%) NuGet
7 2 (0.79%) Serverless
7 2 (0.79%) Trello
8 1 (0.40%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.40%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.13%) Internet
2 6 (2.38%) CDMA
2 6 (2.38%) GSM
2 6 (2.38%) Hyperconnected
2 6 (2.38%) LTE
2 6 (2.38%) UMTS
3 5 (1.98%) SMS
4 3 (1.19%) Broadband
5 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.40%) Skype
5 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (35.32%) SQL Server
2 54 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 24 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 21 (8.33%) MySQL
5 18 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.95%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (3.57%) Ingres
9 8 (3.17%) RDBMS
9 8 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.59%) Big Data
11 4 (1.59%) RavenDB
12 3 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.79%) Cosmos DB
13 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.40%) Data Lake
14 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.40%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 49 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 43 (17.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (12.30%) JIRA
4 19 (7.54%) Jenkins
5 18 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 16 (6.35%) Selenium
7 12 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
8 11 (4.37%) Bower
8 11 (4.37%) NUnit
8 11 (4.37%) Subversion
8 11 (4.37%) Visual Studio
8 11 (4.37%) webpack
9 10 (3.97%) GitLab
9 10 (3.97%) Gradle
9 10 (3.97%) Mocha
9 10 (3.97%) Travis CI
10 9 (3.57%) SpecFlow
11 7 (2.78%) Cucumber
12 6 (2.38%) MSTest
12 6 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 57 (22.62%) Finance
2 33 (13.10%) Games
3 9 (3.57%) Legal
4 7 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.98%) Advertising
5 5 (1.98%) Marketing
5 5 (1.98%) Publishing
6 4 (1.59%) Electronics
7 2 (0.79%) Back Office
7 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.79%) Retail
8 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.40%) Finnish Language
8 1 (0.40%) Military
8 1 (0.40%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 145 (57.54%) Developer
2 91 (36.11%) .NET Developer
3 22 (8.73%) C# Developer
4 20 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (7.94%) Software Developer
5 19 (7.54%) Senior Developer
6 18 (7.14%) Analyst
7 14 (5.56%) Internet Developer
7 14 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (4.76%) Team Leader
9 11 (4.37%) Lead Developer
9 11 (4.37%) PHP Developer
9 11 (4.37%) Project Manager
10 10 (3.97%) Tester
11 9 (3.57%) Release Engineer
12 8 (3.17%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.17%) IT Manager
13 7 (2.78%) .NET Team Leader
13 7 (2.78%) Junior
13 7 (2.78%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (50.79%) .NET
2 97 (38.49%) AngularJS
3 76 (30.16%) ASP.NET
4 70 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 66 (26.19%) HTML
6 61 (24.21%) ASP.NET Web API
7 53 (21.03%) .NET Framework
7 53 (21.03%) RESTful
8 45 (17.86%) WCF
9 44 (17.46%) CSS
10 43 (17.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 39 (15.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 38 (15.08%) Entity Framework
12 38 (15.08%) React
13 35 (13.89%) jQuery
14 31 (12.30%) KnockoutJS
14 31 (12.30%) WPF
15 28 (11.11%) Web Services
16 24 (9.52%) HTML5
17 22 (8.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (7.54%) User Experience
3 12 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.98%) PMI
8 4 (1.59%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.59%) Tandem
9 3 (1.19%) Minimum Viable Product
9 3 (1.19%) Smart Home
9 3 (1.19%) Social Media
9 3 (1.19%) Social Network
10 2 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.79%) Fintech
10 2 (0.79%) NHS
10 2 (0.79%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.40%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.73%) Linux
2 20 (7.94%) Windows
3 12 (4.76%) Unix
4 11 (4.37%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.57%) Android
6 8 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.38%) CentOS
8 3 (1.19%) AIX
8 3 (1.19%) HPUX
8 3 (1.19%) Solaris
8 3 (1.19%) SUSE
8 3 (1.19%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.40%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (41.67%) MVC
2 84 (33.33%) TDD
3 73 (28.97%) Scrum
4 68 (26.98%) BDD
5 55 (21.83%) Web Application Development
6 53 (21.03%) Kanban
7 40 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (13.10%) Web Development
9 32 (12.70%) Project Management
10 28 (11.11%) DevOps
11 26 (10.32%) Dependency Injection
12 23 (9.13%) MVVM
13 22 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
14 20 (7.94%) Test Automation
15 19 (7.54%) SDLC
16 18 (7.14%) OO
17 17 (6.75%) Waterfall
18 16 (6.35%) CRM
19 15 (5.95%) Mentoring
19 15 (5.95%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 128 (50.79%) C#
2 81 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 64 (25.40%) SQL
4 30 (11.90%) Ruby
5 24 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 19 (7.54%) Perl
6 19 (7.54%) Python
7 15 (5.95%) C++
7 15 (5.95%) F#
7 15 (5.95%) Java
7 15 (5.95%) PowerShell
8 14 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 14 (5.56%) PHP
9 12 (4.76%) VB.NET
10 11 (4.37%) C
11 10 (3.97%) ES6
11 10 (3.97%) ES7
12 9 (3.57%) COBOL
13 5 (1.98%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (4.76%) Degree
2 8 (3.17%) ISEB
3 6 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.98%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.37%) QA
2 7 (2.78%) SLA
3 6 (2.38%) GDPR
3 6 (2.38%) PMO
4 5 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (5.95%) Kibana
2 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.79%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.40%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) Nmap
Vendors
1 35 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.32%) Google
3 11 (4.37%) MuleSoft
3 11 (4.37%) Twitter
4 9 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.17%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.98%) Aderant
6 5 (1.98%) Apple
6 5 (1.98%) Infragistics
6 5 (1.98%) LexisNexis
6 5 (1.98%) Oracle
7 4 (1.59%) Citrix
7 4 (1.59%) Facebook
7 4 (1.59%) SAP
7 4 (1.59%) VMware
8 3 (1.19%) Cadence
8 3 (1.19%) Sun
9 2 (0.79%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.79%) Sage
9 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com