Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 21,054 22,380 23,803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 30.40% 30.25% 29.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.14% 32.68% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16,256 17,556 20,863
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 63,539 68,492 74,628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.75% 92.59% 92.13%
Number of salaries quoted 50,775 53,274 64,540
London median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in London

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in London.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in London

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in London over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in London

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Central London 0 3,994 £65,000 +4.00% 910
West London 0 769 £57,500 +4.55% 395
South London 0 490 £52,500 +5.00% 96
East London +1 257 £55,000 -8.33% 149
North London +8 85 £60,000 +13.96% 21
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 London region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 6,207 (29.48%) Finance
2 5,867 (27.87%) Java
3 5,677 (26.96%) Scrum
4 5,183 (24.62%) JavaScript
5 5,082 (24.14%) TDD
6 4,856 (23.06%) C#
7 4,412 (20.96%) SQL
8 4,254 (20.21%) .NET
9 3,858 (18.32%) DevOps
10 3,648 (17.33%) HTML
11 3,451 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
12 3,234 (15.36%) CSS
13 3,197 (15.18%) SQL Server
14 3,022 (14.35%) AngularJS
15 3,018 (14.33%) Software Engineering
16 2,943 (13.98%) Degree
17 2,885 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
18 2,876 (13.66%) Test Automation
19 2,796 (13.28%) BDD
20 2,788 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
21 2,719 (12.91%) Microservices
22 2,616 (12.43%) Git (software)
23 2,545 (12.09%) Python
24 2,534 (12.04%) MVC
25 2,490 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
26 2,287 (10.86%) Microsoft
27 2,191 (10.41%) QA
28 2,129 (10.11%) React
29 2,097 (9.96%) Jenkins
30 2,096 (9.96%) Banking

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 765 (3.63%) Confluence
2 668 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
3 617 (2.93%) CMS
4 574 (2.73%) Apache Spark
5 373 (1.77%) Apache
6 322 (1.53%) SharePoint
7 284 (1.35%) Tomcat
8 253 (1.20%) IIS
9 187 (0.89%) WebSphere
10 174 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 163 (0.77%) EPiServer
11 163 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
12 136 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
13 135 (0.64%) Drupal
14 124 (0.59%) OpenStack
14 124 (0.59%) SAS
15 123 (0.58%) JBoss
16 122 (0.58%) WebLogic
17 114 (0.54%) WordPress
18 102 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 405 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 216 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
3 209 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 205 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
5 131 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 119 (0.57%) InVision
7 105 (0.50%) Photoshop
8 61 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 52 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
10 46 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 33 (0.16%) Chatbot
12 23 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
13 21 (0.100%) SPSS
14 16 (0.076%) InfoPath
15 11 (0.052%) Mingle
16 6 (0.028%) Adobe After Effects
16 6 (0.028%) Fireworks
16 6 (0.028%) Stata
17 5 (0.024%) UXPin
18 4 (0.019%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 275 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 103 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
3 99 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 84 (0.40%) Magento
5 53 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 53 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
6 49 (0.23%) Markit EDM
7 45 (0.21%) Eloqua
8 44 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
9 41 (0.19%) NetSuite
10 39 (0.19%) thinkFolio
11 37 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 35 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
13 32 (0.15%) Eagle PACE
14 28 (0.13%) Front Arena
15 23 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
16 21 (0.100%) Scribe Insight
17 20 (0.095%) Bloomberg AIM
18 19 (0.090%) Oracle EBS R12
19 12 (0.057%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 3,451 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2,490 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 713 (3.39%) SaaS
4 592 (2.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 523 (2.48%) GitHub
6 445 (2.11%) PaaS
7 317 (1.51%) IaaS
8 305 (1.45%) Serverless
9 283 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
10 274 (1.30%) npm
11 260 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
12 258 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
13 240 (1.14%) Office 365
14 196 (0.93%) Amazon S3
15 157 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
16 145 (0.69%) Slack
17 127 (0.60%) OpenShift
18 118 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 99 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
20 78 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 404 (1.92%) Internet
2 294 (1.40%) HTTP
3 224 (1.06%) Firewall
4 187 (0.89%) DNS
5 170 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 91 (0.43%) VPN
7 62 (0.29%) SSL
8 59 (0.28%) Network Security
9 53 (0.25%) SMS
10 52 (0.25%) WAN
11 45 (0.21%) Broadband
12 43 (0.20%) DHCP
13 35 (0.17%) Wireless
14 33 (0.16%) Hyperconnected
15 31 (0.15%) BGP
15 31 (0.15%) Skype
16 30 (0.14%) SAN
17 28 (0.13%) LAN
18 25 (0.12%) HTTPS
19 24 (0.11%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,197 (15.18%) SQL Server
2 1,680 (7.98%) NoSQL
3 1,407 (6.68%) Big Data
4 1,007 (4.78%) MongoDB
5 864 (4.10%) MySQL
6 730 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 708 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
8 691 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
9 645 (3.06%) Hadoop
10 563 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 549 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
12 486 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 458 (2.18%) Blockchain
14 315 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
15 308 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 298 (1.42%) Power BI
17 276 (1.31%) Redis
18 248 (1.18%) RDBMS
19 210 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
20 179 (0.85%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 2,616 (12.43%) Git (software)
2 2,097 (9.96%) Jenkins
3 1,866 (8.86%) JIRA
4 1,477 (7.02%) Selenium
5 885 (4.20%) Maven
6 863 (4.10%) TeamCity
7 807 (3.83%) Cucumber
8 674 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 637 (3.03%) Visual Studio
10 556 (2.64%) JUnit
11 530 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
12 465 (2.21%) WebDriver
13 453 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 433 (2.06%) Subversion
15 415 (1.97%) NUnit
16 409 (1.94%) gulp
17 383 (1.82%) Gradle
18 354 (1.68%) webpack
19 335 (1.59%) SpecFlow
20 290 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6,207 (29.48%) Finance
2 2,096 (9.96%) Banking
3 1,434 (6.81%) Retail
4 1,094 (5.20%) Games
5 1,070 (5.08%) Marketing
6 687 (3.26%) Investment Banking
7 670 (3.18%) Front Office
8 511 (2.43%) Advertising
9 417 (1.98%) Financial Institution
10 386 (1.83%) Telecoms
11 316 (1.50%) Law
12 307 (1.46%) Legal
13 242 (1.15%) Back Office
14 233 (1.11%) Publishing
15 165 (0.78%) Retail Banking
16 98 (0.47%) Manufacturing
17 73 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
18 66 (0.31%) Automotive
18 66 (0.31%) Billing
19 48 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 8,696 (41.30%) Developer
2 2,198 (10.44%) Java Developer
3 1,901 (9.03%) .NET Developer
4 1,839 (8.73%) Analyst
5 1,737 (8.25%) C# Developer
6 1,625 (7.72%) Senior Developer
7 1,350 (6.41%) Architect
8 1,181 (5.61%) Business Analyst
9 1,115 (5.30%) Project Manager
10 1,100 (5.22%) Software Engineer
11 1,040 (4.94%) C# .NET Developer
12 718 (3.41%) Consultant
13 694 (3.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 684 (3.25%) Lead Developer
15 673 (3.20%) JavaScript Developer
16 619 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
17 585 (2.78%) Java Engineer
18 577 (2.74%) Software Developer
19 544 (2.58%) Senior Java Developer
20 539 (2.56%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,254 (20.21%) .NET
2 3,648 (17.33%) HTML
3 3,234 (15.36%) CSS
4 3,022 (14.35%) AngularJS
5 2,129 (10.11%) React
6 2,040 (9.69%) RESTful
7 1,992 (9.46%) ASP.NET
8 1,875 (8.91%) Web Services
9 1,806 (8.58%) Node.js
10 1,768 (8.40%) Spring
11 1,627 (7.73%) HTML5
12 1,561 (7.41%) REST
13 1,415 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1,236 (5.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 998 (4.74%) CSS3
16 978 (4.65%) jQuery
17 902 (4.28%) .NET Framework
18 901 (4.28%) XML
19 883 (4.19%) WCF
20 718 (3.41%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1,996 (9.48%) User Experience
2 1,912 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1,737 (8.25%) Fintech
4 1,565 (7.43%) Computer Science
5 1,413 (6.71%) Greenfield Project
6 908 (4.31%) Mobile App
7 673 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
8 499 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
9 427 (2.03%) Algorithms
10 355 (1.69%) Management Information System
11 353 (1.68%) Hedge funds
12 351 (1.67%) Virtual Team
13 341 (1.62%) Equities
14 337 (1.60%) Data Structures
15 335 (1.59%) Fixed Income
16 309 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 286 (1.36%) Cyberthreat
18 283 (1.34%) Derivative
19 214 (1.02%) Public Cloud
20 209 (0.99%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1,949 (9.26%) Linux
2 1,143 (5.43%) Windows
3 674 (3.20%) Android
4 592 (2.81%) Unix
5 543 (2.58%) Apple iOS
6 192 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 110 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 97 (0.46%) CentOS
9 89 (0.42%) Ubuntu
10 69 (0.33%) Windows 10
11 62 (0.29%) Solaris
12 56 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 44 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 39 (0.19%) HPUX
15 37 (0.18%) AIX
16 34 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
17 33 (0.16%) VMS
18 30 (0.14%) Windows 7
19 28 (0.13%) Debian
20 23 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,677 (26.96%) Scrum
2 5,082 (24.14%) TDD
3 3,858 (18.32%) DevOps
4 3,018 (14.33%) Software Engineering
5 2,885 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2,876 (13.66%) Test Automation
7 2,796 (13.28%) BDD
8 2,788 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
9 2,719 (12.91%) Microservices
10 2,534 (12.04%) MVC
11 2,076 (9.86%) Project Management
12 1,906 (9.05%) SDLC
13 1,783 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
14 1,664 (7.90%) Kanban
15 1,650 (7.84%) OO
16 1,575 (7.48%) Analytics
17 1,570 (7.46%) E-Commerce
18 1,527 (7.25%) Mentoring
19 1,377 (6.54%) Waterfall
20 1,323 (6.28%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5,867 (27.87%) Java
2 5,183 (24.62%) JavaScript
3 4,856 (23.06%) C#
4 4,412 (20.96%) SQL
5 2,545 (12.09%) Python
6 1,208 (5.74%) Ruby
7 1,164 (5.53%) Java 8
8 1,005 (4.77%) Scala
9 873 (4.15%) PHP
10 750 (3.56%) T-SQL
11 588 (2.79%) C++
12 565 (2.68%) PowerShell
13 478 (2.27%) Bash Shell
14 423 (2.01%) TypeScript
15 395 (1.88%) ES6
16 371 (1.76%) C
17 349 (1.66%) Go
18 287 (1.36%) Shell Script
19 275 (1.31%) PL/SQL
20 266 (1.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2,943 (13.98%) Degree
2 714 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 400 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 246 (1.17%) PMI Certification
5 241 (1.14%) Master's Degree
6 225 (1.07%) SC Cleared
7 223 (1.06%) ISEB
8 214 (1.02%) PMP
9 189 (0.90%) ISTQB
10 151 (0.72%) CISSP
11 140 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 114 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
13 111 (0.53%) CISM
14 98 (0.47%) AWS Certification
15 96 (0.46%) DV Cleared
16 92 (0.44%) SAFe Agilist
17 79 (0.38%) PhD
18 75 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 74 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 70 (0.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2,191 (10.41%) QA
2 241 (1.14%) PMO
3 240 (1.14%) GCP
4 175 (0.83%) Data Quality
5 147 (0.70%) GDPR
6 109 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 72 (0.34%) SLA
8 68 (0.32%) PCI DSS
9 59 (0.28%) COBIT
10 42 (0.20%) MiFID
11 31 (0.15%) PSD2
11 31 (0.15%) WCAG
12 28 (0.13%) SEPA
13 26 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 13 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 12 (0.057%) EMIR
15 12 (0.057%) IFRS
15 12 (0.057%) IFRS 9
16 9 (0.043%) Cyber Essentials
16 9 (0.043%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2,043 (9.70%) Docker
2 276 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 116 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 105 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
5 95 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 68 (0.32%) HDFS
7 47 (0.22%) Apache Flume
8 20 (0.095%) vSphere
9 19 (0.090%) VirtualBox
10 16 (0.076%) Xen
11 15 (0.071%) Varnish
11 15 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
12 14 (0.066%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 14 (0.066%) Firmware
13 11 (0.052%) iptables
14 10 (0.047%) vCloud
15 9 (0.043%) oVirt
15 9 (0.043%) RHEV
16 8 (0.038%) VMware NSX
16 8 (0.038%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 983 (4.67%) Ansible
2 825 (3.92%) Kubernetes
3 745 (3.54%) Puppet
4 679 (3.23%) Terraform
5 651 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
6 151 (0.72%) Salt
7 125 (0.59%) Nagios
8 94 (0.45%) Mesos
9 93 (0.44%) Kibana
10 91 (0.43%) ZABBIX
11 88 (0.42%) Packer
12 73 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
13 72 (0.34%) Prometheus
14 62 (0.29%) logstash
15 60 (0.28%) Grafana
16 51 (0.24%) Oozie
17 47 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
18 40 (0.19%) Automic
19 35 (0.17%) Consul
20 34 (0.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2,287 (10.86%) Microsoft
2 1,267 (6.02%) Oracle
3 886 (4.21%) Google
4 486 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
5 365 (1.73%) Adobe
6 362 (1.72%) SAP
7 309 (1.47%) Tableau
8 260 (1.23%) Sitecore
9 252 (1.20%) Splunk
10 245 (1.16%) VMware
11 235 (1.12%) Atlassian
12 230 (1.09%) IBM
13 215 (1.02%) hybris
14 204 (0.97%) Red Hat
15 198 (0.94%) New Relic
16 181 (0.86%) Facebook
17 180 (0.85%) Capita
18 174 (0.83%) WorldPay
19 162 (0.77%) AppDynamics
20 157 (0.75%) Informatica