Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 261 336 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.74% 19.58% 23.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.91% 22.16% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 211 308 476
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1139 1516 1949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 86.16% 88.34% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1336 1720
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.03% +0.61%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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
Dartford +9 42 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Maidstone +1 22 £45,000 -7.69% 4
Chatham -1 22 £35,500 -25.26%
Tunbridge Wells -24 18 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Malling -13 14 £47,500 +26.67% 4
Folkestone +7 8 £44,500 +18.67% 2
Canterbury -1 6 £35,000 -6.67%
Dover - 5 £27,500 -
Rochester +3 4 £26,000 -25.71%
Whitstable - 4 £42,500 -
Sittingbourne +4 3 £40,000 -29.82%
Tonbridge +2 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Westerham - 2 £32,500 -
Sevenoaks -3 1 £53,000 -26.90%
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 143 (54.79%) C#
2 138 (52.87%) .NET
3 107 (41.00%) JavaScript
4 105 (40.23%) HTML
5 96 (36.78%) CSS
6 95 (36.40%) SQL Server
7 86 (32.95%) Scrum
8 78 (29.89%) SQL
9 76 (29.12%) TDD
10 73 (27.97%) ASP.NET
11 72 (27.59%) MVC
12 60 (22.99%) AngularJS
13 55 (21.07%) HTML5
14 52 (19.92%) WCF
15 51 (19.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 51 (19.54%) Finance
16 48 (18.39%) Web Development
17 45 (17.24%) Kanban
18 44 (16.86%) jQuery
19 42 (16.09%) ASP.NET Web API
20 41 (15.71%) CSS3
21 39 (14.94%) Microsoft
22 38 (14.56%) SQL Server 2016
23 37 (14.18%) Windows
23 37 (14.18%) OO
24 33 (12.64%) Moq
25 32 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
26 31 (11.88%) .NET Framework
27 30 (11.49%) Degree
28 29 (11.11%) QA

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 10 (3.83%) IIS
2 6 (2.30%) Confluence
3 2 (0.77%) Apache
3 2 (0.77%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.38%) JBoss
4 1 (0.38%) SAS
4 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (3.83%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.53%) InVision
3 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.53%) UXPin
4 3 (1.15%) Simulink
5 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.38%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.45%) SaaS
4 5 (1.92%) Serverless
5 4 (1.53%) GitHub
5 4 (1.53%) npm
6 3 (1.15%) PaaS
7 2 (0.77%) Google Play
7 2 (0.77%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.66%) Broadband
2 18 (6.90%) Internet
3 13 (4.98%) SSL
4 12 (4.60%) AMQP
4 12 (4.60%) HTTP
4 12 (4.60%) SMTP
5 6 (2.30%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.77%) CDMA
6 2 (0.77%) GSM
6 2 (0.77%) LTE
6 2 (0.77%) UMTS
7 1 (0.38%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (36.40%) SQL Server
2 38 (14.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 16 (6.13%) NoSQL
4 14 (5.36%) Big Data
5 8 (3.07%) MySQL
6 7 (2.68%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (1.92%) DocumentDB
9 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.15%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.77%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.38%) SQL CLR
11 1 (0.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (12.64%) Moq
2 21 (8.05%) MSTest
3 20 (7.66%) NUnit
3 20 (7.66%) Rhino Mocks
4 16 (6.13%) Git (software)
5 14 (5.36%) JIRA
6 11 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (4.21%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.45%) HP UFT
8 8 (3.07%) Selenium
8 8 (3.07%) Subversion
9 6 (2.30%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.92%) Axure RP
10 5 (1.92%) Bugzilla
11 4 (1.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 4 (1.53%) JIRA Agile
11 4 (1.53%) Mocha
11 4 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
General
1 51 (19.54%) Finance
2 21 (8.05%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.36%) Electronics
4 10 (3.83%) Games
4 10 (3.83%) Swedish Language
5 6 (2.30%) Advertising
5 6 (2.30%) Marketing
6 3 (1.15%) Back Office
6 3 (1.15%) Banking
6 3 (1.15%) Hindi Language
6 3 (1.15%) Japanese Language
6 3 (1.15%) Military
7 2 (0.77%) Automotive
7 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.77%) Retail
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 135 (51.72%) Developer
2 96 (36.78%) .NET Developer
3 38 (14.56%) Web Developer
4 37 (14.18%) C# Developer
5 36 (13.79%) Architect
6 34 (13.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 33 (12.64%) Analyst
8 29 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (9.96%) .NET Web Developer
9 26 (9.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (9.20%) C# Web Developer
11 21 (8.05%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (7.28%) Telecoms Developer
13 15 (5.75%) .NET Architect
14 14 (5.36%) Senior Developer
14 14 (5.36%) Test Analyst
15 13 (4.98%) Lead Architect
16 12 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
16 12 (4.60%) Junior
16 12 (4.60%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (52.87%) .NET
2 105 (40.23%) HTML
3 96 (36.78%) CSS
4 73 (27.97%) ASP.NET
5 60 (22.99%) AngularJS
6 55 (21.07%) HTML5
7 52 (19.92%) WCF
8 51 (19.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (16.86%) jQuery
10 42 (16.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 41 (15.71%) CSS3
12 31 (11.88%) .NET Framework
13 29 (11.11%) REST
14 26 (9.96%) WPF
15 23 (8.81%) Entity Framework
16 22 (8.43%) JSON
16 22 (8.43%) Ninject
16 22 (8.43%) Node.js
17 21 (8.05%) XML
18 20 (7.66%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.73%) Mobile App
2 27 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (6.13%) User Experience
4 14 (5.36%) W3C
5 12 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.60%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.21%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.92%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.53%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.53%) Social Network
9 3 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.77%) BBC
10 2 (0.77%) Fintech
10 2 (0.77%) iPhone
10 2 (0.77%) Marketing Technology
10 2 (0.77%) Social Media
11 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.38%) STB
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.18%) Windows
2 17 (6.51%) Windows Server
3 12 (4.60%) Windows 10
3 12 (4.60%) Windows 8
4 11 (4.21%) Linux
5 9 (3.45%) Unix
6 4 (1.53%) Android
7 3 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.77%) CentOS
8 2 (0.77%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (32.95%) Scrum
2 76 (29.12%) TDD
3 72 (27.59%) MVC
4 48 (18.39%) Web Development
5 45 (17.24%) Kanban
6 37 (14.18%) OO
7 32 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 28 (10.73%) MVVM
10 27 (10.34%) OOD
11 26 (9.96%) Front End Development
12 25 (9.58%) Waterfall
13 24 (9.20%) Dependency Injection
14 22 (8.43%) BDD
14 22 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (8.43%) Web Application Development
15 20 (7.66%) Domain-Driven Design
15 20 (7.66%) Inversion of Control
16 19 (7.28%) Open Source
16 19 (7.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (54.79%) C#
2 107 (41.00%) JavaScript
3 78 (29.89%) SQL
4 26 (9.96%) VB.NET
5 20 (7.66%) T-SQL
6 17 (6.51%) Ruby
7 14 (5.36%) Java
8 12 (4.60%) C
9 10 (3.83%) PHP
9 10 (3.83%) Python
10 7 (2.68%) C++
11 6 (2.30%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.92%) Perl
12 5 (1.92%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.53%) Go
13 4 (1.53%) VB
14 3 (1.15%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.15%) COBOL
14 3 (1.15%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (11.49%) Degree
2 16 (6.13%) ISEB
3 5 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.53%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.15%) CEH
5 3 (1.15%) CISA
5 3 (1.15%) CISM
5 3 (1.15%) CISSP
5 3 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.15%) HNC
5 3 (1.15%) HND
5 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.11%) QA
2 5 (1.92%) GDPR
3 3 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.77%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (4.21%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.77%) Kibana
3 1 (0.38%) Ansible
3 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.21%) HP
3 10 (3.83%) Google
4 5 (1.92%) Facebook
5 4 (1.53%) Adobe
6 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.15%) TOWER Software
7 2 (0.77%) Apple
7 2 (0.77%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.77%) Sony
7 2 (0.77%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.38%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle
8 1 (0.38%) SAP
8 1 (0.38%) Vertica