Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 13 8
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 263 258 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.54% 18.12% 18.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.38% 21.11% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 244 221 343
Kent median annual salary £43,146 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.54% -15.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £31,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% -1.06%

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 997 1,222 1,878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.43% 85.81% 89.30%
Number of salaries quoted 857 1,037 1,630
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,050 £25,650 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +5 64 £52,500 +31.25% 11
Maidstone +7 33 £43,500 +24.29% 7
Tunbridge Wells -1 31 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Dartford -5 19 £55,000 +57.14% 11
Rochester +5 13 £57,500 +64.29%
Tonbridge -2 11 £42,500 -34.62% 4
Chatham +7 8 £55,000 +69.23% 2
Sevenoaks +9 7 £37,500 -31.82% 1
Dover 0 7 £27,500 -59.26% 1
Folkestone +12 6 £36,000 -15.29% 3
Canterbury +4 4 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Westerham - 4 £55,000 -
Whitstable -1 2 £30,500 -3.94% 2
Gravesend - 2 £45,000 - 1
Stansted - 1 £40,000 -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 173 (65.78%) C#
2 153 (58.17%) .NET
3 136 (51.71%) MVC
4 120 (45.63%) SQL Server
5 105 (39.92%) ASP.NET
6 104 (39.54%) AngularJS
7 101 (38.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 92 (34.98%) Scrum
8 92 (34.98%) TDD
9 86 (32.70%) Web Application Development
10 84 (31.94%) SQL Server 2016
11 81 (30.80%) JavaScript
12 78 (29.66%) BDD
13 75 (28.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 75 (28.52%) ASP.NET Web API
14 70 (26.62%) RESTful
15 61 (23.19%) Git (software)
16 58 (22.05%) .NET Framework
17 56 (21.29%) WCF
18 54 (20.53%) SQL
18 54 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
19 52 (19.77%) Greenfield Project
19 52 (19.77%) HTML
20 47 (17.87%) Finance
21 46 (17.49%) Kanban
22 44 (16.73%) Team Foundation Server
22 44 (16.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 41 (15.59%) CSS
24 39 (14.83%) Ruby
25 38 (14.45%) Web Development

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 (5.70%) Umbraco
2 11 (4.18%) IIS
3 10 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.90%) Apache
4 5 (1.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.76%) CMS
5 2 (0.76%) Confluence
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (2.28%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (1.90%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.76%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.38%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.32%) npm
3 13 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.90%) Trello
4 5 (1.90%) Zapier
5 4 (1.52%) SaaS
6 3 (1.14%) Google Play
6 3 (1.14%) iTunes
7 2 (0.76%) PaaS
8 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.75%) Internet
2 7 (2.66%) Hyperconnected
3 5 (1.90%) Broadband
3 5 (1.90%) SMS
4 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.38%) CDMA
5 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.38%) GSM
5 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.38%) LTE
5 1 (0.38%) Skype
5 1 (0.38%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (45.63%) SQL Server
2 84 (31.94%) SQL Server 2016
3 34 (12.93%) NoSQL
4 33 (12.55%) MongoDB
5 20 (7.60%) MySQL
6 12 (4.56%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.18%) RavenDB
8 8 (3.04%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.52%) Ingres
11 2 (0.76%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.38%) Big Data
12 1 (0.38%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (23.19%) Git (software)
2 44 (16.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (6.46%) JIRA
4 16 (6.08%) TeamCity
5 14 (5.32%) NUnit
6 12 (4.56%) Selenium
7 11 (4.18%) Bower
7 11 (4.18%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (3.80%) MSTest
9 9 (3.42%) Moq
9 9 (3.42%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (3.04%) Subversion
11 7 (2.66%) Maven
12 6 (2.28%) Jenkins
12 6 (2.28%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (2.28%) SpecFlow
12 6 (2.28%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.90%) JUnit
14 4 (1.52%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.52%) JMeter
General
1 47 (17.87%) Finance
2 22 (8.37%) Games
3 13 (4.94%) Retail
4 10 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.42%) Legal
6 4 (1.52%) Advertising
6 4 (1.52%) Marketing
7 3 (1.14%) Publishing
8 2 (0.76%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.76%) Back Office
8 2 (0.76%) Electronics
8 2 (0.76%) Military
9 1 (0.38%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.38%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 173 (65.78%) Developer
2 123 (46.77%) .NET Developer
3 30 (11.41%) Senior Developer
4 20 (7.60%) C# Developer
5 17 (6.46%) Senior .NET Developer
6 15 (5.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (5.32%) Internet Developer
8 12 (4.56%) PHP Developer
9 11 (4.18%) Analyst
9 11 (4.18%) Lead Developer
10 10 (3.80%) Java Developer
11 9 (3.42%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.04%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (3.04%) Lead PHP Developer
12 8 (3.04%) Project Manager
12 8 (3.04%) Scrum Master
13 7 (2.66%) .NET Software Developer
13 7 (2.66%) Junior
13 7 (2.66%) Software Developer
13 7 (2.66%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (58.17%) .NET
2 105 (39.92%) ASP.NET
3 104 (39.54%) AngularJS
4 101 (38.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 75 (28.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 75 (28.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 70 (26.62%) RESTful
7 58 (22.05%) .NET Framework
8 56 (21.29%) WCF
9 52 (19.77%) HTML
10 44 (16.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 41 (15.59%) CSS
12 37 (14.07%) Entity Framework
13 35 (13.31%) Web Services
14 34 (12.93%) jQuery
15 29 (11.03%) Node.js
15 29 (11.03%) SOAP
15 29 (11.03%) WPF
16 27 (10.27%) React
17 26 (9.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 52 (19.77%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (6.08%) User Experience
3 12 (4.56%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.18%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.28%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.28%) Social Network
7 5 (1.90%) Fintech
7 5 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.90%) PMI
8 4 (1.52%) Social Media
8 4 (1.52%) Tandem
9 3 (1.14%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.14%) Minimum Viable Product
9 3 (1.14%) NHS
10 1 (0.38%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.38%) BBC
10 1 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.46%) Windows
2 14 (5.32%) Linux
3 6 (2.28%) Unix
4 4 (1.52%) Android
4 4 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.38%) AIX
5 1 (0.38%) CentOS
5 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.38%) HPUX
5 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.38%) Solaris
5 1 (0.38%) SUSE
5 1 (0.38%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (51.71%) MVC
2 92 (34.98%) Scrum
2 92 (34.98%) TDD
3 86 (32.70%) Web Application Development
4 78 (29.66%) BDD
5 54 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (17.49%) Kanban
7 38 (14.45%) Web Development
8 35 (13.31%) Dependency Injection
8 35 (13.31%) OO
9 24 (9.13%) Project Management
10 22 (8.37%) SDLC
11 21 (7.98%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (7.22%) MVVM
12 19 (7.22%) SOLID
13 17 (6.46%) Mentoring
14 15 (5.70%) Test Automation
15 13 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (4.94%) Front End Development
15 13 (4.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 173 (65.78%) C#
2 81 (30.80%) JavaScript
3 54 (20.53%) SQL
4 39 (14.83%) Ruby
5 26 (9.89%) T-SQL
6 17 (6.46%) Java
7 14 (5.32%) VB.NET
8 13 (4.94%) PHP
9 11 (4.18%) Perl
10 10 (3.80%) F#
10 10 (3.80%) Python
11 8 (3.04%) C++
11 8 (3.04%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.66%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.66%) C
13 5 (1.90%) VBA
14 4 (1.52%) COBOL
14 4 (1.52%) VB
15 3 (1.14%) ES6
15 3 (1.14%) ES7
Qualifications
1 14 (5.32%) Degree
2 5 (1.90%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.76%) ISEB
5 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.80%) QA
2 7 (2.66%) GDPR
2 7 (2.66%) PMO
3 5 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.52%) SLA
5 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (2.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.80%) Kibana
2 1 (0.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.38%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) Nmap
Vendors
1 34 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.70%) Google
3 11 (4.18%) Twitter
4 9 (3.42%) MuleSoft
4 9 (3.42%) Xamarin
5 6 (2.28%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.90%) Aderant
6 5 (1.90%) Infragistics
6 5 (1.90%) LexisNexis
7 4 (1.52%) Citrix
7 4 (1.52%) VMware
8 3 (1.14%) Apple
9 2 (0.76%) Facebook
9 2 (0.76%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.76%) SAP
10 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.38%) HP
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle
10 1 (0.38%) Sun
10 1 (0.38%) Wind River