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

Agile Software Development
South East > Kent
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 8 10
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 277 288 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.96% 19.01% 20.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.84% 21.61% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 254 250 372
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,875
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,875 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 995 1,333 1,917
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 86.07% 87.99% 90.98%
Number of salaries quoted 867 1,083 1,654
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

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 May 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 May 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 83 £47,500 +18.75% 14
Maidstone +3 33 £37,500 -16.67% 9
Tunbridge Wells -10 27 £30,000 -33.33% 10
Dartford -6 18 £52,500 +50.00% 5
Rochester +6 13 £57,500 +64.29% 3
Chatham +15 11 £37,500 - 2
Canterbury +6 9 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Sevenoaks +9 6 £37,500 -31.82% 1
Dover +5 6 £27,500 -59.26% 2
Tonbridge -5 6 £57,500 -11.54% 2
Folkestone +20 5 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Westerham - 5 £52,500 - 1
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 194 (70.04%) C#
2 161 (58.12%) .NET
3 149 (53.79%) SQL Server
3 149 (53.79%) MVC
4 133 (48.01%) ASP.NET
5 123 (44.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 121 (43.68%) TDD
7 111 (40.07%) Web Application Development
8 106 (38.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 102 (36.82%) SQL Server 2016
10 100 (36.10%) Scrum
11 95 (34.30%) BDD
12 83 (29.96%) RESTful
12 83 (29.96%) ASP.NET Web API
13 81 (29.24%) Greenfield Project
14 77 (27.80%) AngularJS
15 75 (27.08%) WCF
16 71 (25.63%) JavaScript
16 71 (25.63%) Continuous Integration
17 66 (23.83%) .NET Framework
18 63 (22.74%) Git (software)
19 56 (20.22%) OO
20 55 (19.86%) HTML
21 50 (18.05%) NoSQL
22 48 (17.33%) Dependency Injection
23 47 (16.97%) CSS
23 47 (16.97%) Microsoft
24 45 (16.25%) Node.js
25 44 (15.88%) Ruby
26 36 (13.00%) 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 10 (3.61%) IIS
2 5 (1.81%) Apache
2 5 (1.81%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.81%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.36%) CMS
4 1 (0.36%) Confluence
4 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.08%) InVision
3 3 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.08%) UXPin
4 2 (0.72%) Simulink
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.89%) SaaS
3 5 (1.81%) Trello
3 5 (1.81%) Zapier
4 4 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.08%) Google Play
5 3 (1.08%) iTunes
5 3 (1.08%) PaaS
6 2 (0.72%) Firebase
6 2 (0.72%) IaaS
6 2 (0.72%) npm
6 2 (0.72%) NuGet
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) GitHub
7 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.64%) Internet
2 14 (5.05%) Hyperconnected
3 7 (2.53%) Broadband
4 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.36%) DHCP
5 1 (0.36%) DNS
5 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.36%) HTTP
5 1 (0.36%) SMS
5 1 (0.36%) SMTP
5 1 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (53.79%) SQL Server
2 102 (36.82%) SQL Server 2016
3 50 (18.05%) NoSQL
4 25 (9.03%) MongoDB
5 18 (6.50%) MySQL
6 9 (3.25%) RavenDB
7 8 (2.89%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.53%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.08%) Big Data
10 2 (0.72%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.72%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.72%) Pentaho
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.36%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.36%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 63 (22.74%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (7.58%) NUnit
4 19 (6.86%) MSTest
5 18 (6.50%) Moq
5 18 (6.50%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (3.97%) JIRA
7 10 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (3.25%) Selenium
8 9 (3.25%) TeamCity
8 9 (3.25%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (2.53%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.17%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.81%) JUnit
11 5 (1.81%) Maven
12 4 (1.44%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.44%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.44%) Subversion
13 3 (1.08%) Axure RP
13 3 (1.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 30 (10.83%) Finance
2 25 (9.03%) Retail
3 15 (5.42%) Games
4 10 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.89%) Advertising
5 8 (2.89%) Legal
6 7 (2.53%) Marketing
7 3 (1.08%) Publishing
8 2 (0.72%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.72%) Electronics
8 2 (0.72%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 183 (66.06%) Developer
2 135 (48.74%) .NET Developer
3 25 (9.03%) Senior Developer
4 16 (5.78%) Internet Developer
5 14 (5.05%) C# Developer
5 14 (5.05%) Junior
5 14 (5.05%) Junior Developer
5 14 (5.05%) Team Leader
5 14 (5.05%) Web Developer
6 13 (4.69%) Project Manager
7 12 (4.33%) Graduate
7 12 (4.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 12 (4.33%) Graduate Developer
7 12 (4.33%) Junior .NET Developer
7 12 (4.33%) PHP Developer
8 10 (3.61%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (2.89%) Analyst
9 8 (2.89%) Java Developer
9 8 (2.89%) Scrum Master
9 8 (2.89%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (58.12%) .NET
2 133 (48.01%) ASP.NET
3 123 (44.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 106 (38.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 83 (29.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 83 (29.96%) RESTful
6 77 (27.80%) AngularJS
7 75 (27.08%) WCF
8 66 (23.83%) .NET Framework
9 55 (19.86%) HTML
10 47 (16.97%) CSS
11 45 (16.25%) Node.js
12 36 (13.00%) Entity Framework
13 33 (11.91%) SOAP
14 32 (11.55%) WPF
15 29 (10.47%) Web Services
16 24 (8.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 23 (8.30%) HTML5
17 23 (8.30%) REST
18 21 (7.58%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 81 (29.24%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (6.86%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.33%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.97%) Social Network
5 10 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.89%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.53%) User Experience
8 5 (1.81%) Fintech
8 5 (1.81%) Social Media
9 4 (1.44%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.44%) PMI
10 3 (1.08%) NHS
11 2 (0.72%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.72%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.72%) Minimum Viable Product
11 2 (0.72%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.58%) Windows
2 10 (3.61%) Linux
3 4 (1.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.08%) Android
4 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.72%) CentOS
5 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.72%) Unix
6 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.36%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (53.79%) MVC
2 121 (43.68%) TDD
3 111 (40.07%) Web Application Development
4 100 (36.10%) Scrum
5 95 (34.30%) BDD
6 71 (25.63%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (20.22%) OO
8 48 (17.33%) Dependency Injection
9 35 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
10 32 (11.55%) Web Development
11 31 (11.19%) Kanban
12 26 (9.39%) MVVM
13 25 (9.03%) SDLC
14 24 (8.66%) SOLID
15 21 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (7.22%) Project Management
17 18 (6.50%) Inversion of Control
17 18 (6.50%) Mentoring
18 17 (6.14%) Coaching
19 15 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 194 (70.04%) C#
2 71 (25.63%) JavaScript
3 44 (15.88%) Ruby
4 33 (11.91%) SQL
5 16 (5.78%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.42%) PHP
7 12 (4.33%) Java
7 12 (4.33%) VB.NET
8 9 (3.25%) VB
9 5 (1.81%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.81%) VBA
10 3 (1.08%) C
10 3 (1.08%) C++
10 3 (1.08%) Python
10 3 (1.08%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.72%) F#
11 2 (0.72%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.36%) R
12 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (5.78%) Degree
2 6 (2.17%) ISEB
3 4 (1.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PMP
5 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.69%) QA
2 6 (2.17%) GDPR
3 5 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.44%) SLA
5 3 (1.08%) PMO
6 1 (0.36%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (2.17%) Docker
2 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.72%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.72%) Kibana
2 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.36%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (16.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.89%) Google
2 8 (2.89%) Xamarin
3 6 (2.17%) Sitecore
4 5 (1.81%) Aderant
4 5 (1.81%) Facebook
4 5 (1.81%) Infragistics
4 5 (1.81%) LexisNexis
4 5 (1.81%) VMware
5 3 (1.08%) Citrix
5 3 (1.08%) HP
6 2 (0.72%) Apple
7 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco
7 1 (0.36%) Mitel
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle
7 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.36%) Sony
7 1 (0.36%) Splunk
7 1 (0.36%) Yahoo!