Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 16,915 6,003 17,156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 33.19% 30.16% 31.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.74% 32.12% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10,178 5,027 13,323
10th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.29% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £112,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £61,900 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.17% +9.09% -

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 48,689 18,691 50,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 95.53% 93.89% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 31,833 15,807 41,429
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.18% +4.76% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in London

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in London.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in London

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in London over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

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 27 October 2021. 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 +1 1,935 £75,000 +7.14% 858
West London +9 677 £67,500 +17.39% 236
South London 0 408 £62,500 +4.17% 61
East London +2 94 £70,000 +7.69% 221
North London -16 11 £65,000 +33.90% 27
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 4,970 (29.38%) AWS
2 4,923 (29.10%) Finance
3 4,841 (28.62%) JavaScript
4 4,320 (25.54%) Java
5 4,144 (24.50%) Software Engineering
6 4,132 (24.43%) Social Skills
7 4,024 (23.79%) React
8 3,848 (22.75%) DevOps
9 3,808 (22.51%) Scrum
10 3,489 (20.63%) Azure
11 3,476 (20.55%) Python
12 3,382 (19.99%) SQL
13 3,231 (19.10%) Docker
14 3,224 (19.06%) TDD
15 3,184 (18.82%) Microservices
16 2,767 (16.36%) Kubernetes
17 2,600 (15.37%) Node.js
18 2,540 (15.02%) Full Stack Development
19 2,532 (14.97%) Test Automation
20 2,455 (14.51%) TypeScript
21 2,409 (14.24%) C#
22 2,371 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
23 2,237 (13.22%) Git (software)
24 2,231 (13.19%) .NET
25 2,136 (12.63%) Mentoring
26 2,096 (12.39%) User Experience
27 2,059 (12.17%) HTML
28 2,029 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
29 1,973 (11.66%) CSS
30 1,963 (11.61%) AngularJS

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
1 753 (4.45%) Confluence
2 584 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
3 391 (2.31%) CMS
4 376 (2.22%) Apache Spark
5 289 (1.71%) Apache
6 189 (1.12%) SharePoint
7 127 (0.75%) Apache Airflow
8 92 (0.54%) Drupal
9 77 (0.46%) IIS
10 72 (0.43%) WordPress
11 62 (0.37%) nginx
12 52 (0.31%) Tomcat
13 48 (0.28%) IBM Domino
14 46 (0.27%) Apache Solr
14 46 (0.27%) SAS
15 44 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
16 39 (0.23%) Jupyter
17 35 (0.21%) Headless CMS
18 34 (0.20%) WebSphere
19 30 (0.18%) Tornado
Applications
1 234 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
2 210 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 175 (1.03%) Sketch
4 157 (0.93%) Figma
5 126 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 114 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 107 (0.63%) InVision
8 92 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
9 48 (0.28%) Chatbot
10 46 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 44 (0.26%) Photoshop
12 41 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
13 30 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
14 28 (0.17%) Adobe XD
15 20 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
16 19 (0.11%) Zeplin
17 14 (0.083%) GIMP
18 10 (0.059%) Final Cut Pro
19 9 (0.053%) Marvel
19 9 (0.053%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 106 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (0.28%) Distributed Ledger
3 45 (0.27%) Magento
4 42 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
5 41 (0.24%) Shopify
6 37 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 30 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 26 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
9 19 (0.11%) NetSuite
10 18 (0.11%) MetaTrader
11 17 (0.10%) Summit
12 16 (0.095%) R3 Corda
12 16 (0.095%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
13 14 (0.083%) Sentinel
14 13 (0.077%) SAP Hybris
15 12 (0.071%) SAP SCM
16 11 (0.065%) Oracle ERP
17 10 (0.059%) TrackWise
18 9 (0.053%) Temenos T24
18 9 (0.053%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4,970 (29.38%) AWS
2 3,489 (20.63%) Azure
3 1,905 (11.26%) Serverless
4 1,719 (10.16%) GCP
5 1,147 (6.78%) SaaS
6 1,105 (6.53%) AWS Lambda
7 829 (4.90%) GitHub
8 702 (4.15%) Amazon S3
9 541 (3.20%) Power Platform
10 521 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
11 482 (2.85%) PaaS
12 397 (2.35%) Amazon SQS
13 360 (2.13%) Amazon ECS
14 358 (2.12%) AWS CloudFormation
15 290 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
16 259 (1.53%) AWS Step Functions
17 224 (1.32%) IaaS
18 220 (1.30%) OpenShift
19 209 (1.24%) npm
20 190 (1.12%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 535 (3.16%) HTTP
2 381 (2.25%) Broadband
3 183 (1.08%) Internet
4 164 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 146 (0.86%) Firewall
6 116 (0.69%) DNS
7 74 (0.44%) VPN
8 60 (0.35%) Network Security
9 47 (0.28%) WAN
10 44 (0.26%) AMQP
11 42 (0.25%) Skype
12 38 (0.22%) DHCP
13 37 (0.22%) Bluetooth
13 37 (0.22%) SSL
14 36 (0.21%) DVB
15 35 (0.21%) FTP
16 34 (0.20%) Intranet
17 32 (0.19%) LAN
18 27 (0.16%) HTTPS
19 26 (0.15%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,365 (8.07%) SQL Server
2 1,287 (7.61%) NoSQL
3 1,150 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
4 925 (5.47%) Relational Database
5 862 (5.10%) MongoDB
6 807 (4.77%) MySQL
7 730 (4.32%) Big Data
8 724 (4.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 573 (3.39%) Redis
10 473 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
11 461 (2.73%) Power BI
12 374 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
13 348 (2.06%) Amazon Aurora
14 341 (2.02%) Hadoop
15 279 (1.65%) Tableau
16 254 (1.50%) Data Lake
17 230 (1.36%) Amazon Athena
18 211 (1.25%) RDBMS
19 209 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 200 (1.18%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2,237 (13.22%) Git (software)
2 1,616 (9.55%) Jenkins
3 1,615 (9.55%) JIRA
4 733 (4.33%) Selenium
5 500 (2.96%) Cypress.io
6 471 (2.78%) webpack
7 425 (2.51%) GitLab
8 413 (2.44%) JUnit
9 404 (2.39%) TeamCity
10 388 (2.29%) Maven
11 361 (2.13%) Cucumber
12 324 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
13 320 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
14 283 (1.67%) Bitbucket
15 279 (1.65%) CircleCI
16 261 (1.54%) Postman
17 254 (1.50%) Jasmine
18 240 (1.42%) Visual Studio
19 233 (1.38%) NUnit
20 218 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4,923 (29.10%) Finance
2 4,132 (24.43%) Social Skills
3 1,355 (8.01%) Banking
4 1,331 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
5 989 (5.85%) Marketing
6 976 (5.77%) Retail
7 684 (4.04%) Front Office
8 585 (3.46%) Games
9 470 (2.78%) Presentation Skills
10 435 (2.57%) Public Sector
11 429 (2.54%) Advertising
12 423 (2.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 356 (2.10%) Law
14 299 (1.77%) Legal
15 298 (1.76%) Influencing Skills
16 256 (1.51%) Publishing
16 256 (1.51%) Telecoms
17 254 (1.50%) Organisational Skills
18 242 (1.43%) Investment Banking
19 178 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5,871 (34.71%) Developer
2 2,094 (12.38%) Software Engineer
3 1,546 (9.14%) Senior Developer
4 1,115 (6.59%) Java Developer
5 1,027 (6.07%) Analyst
6 960 (5.68%) Architect
7 795 (4.70%) Project Manager
8 753 (4.45%) React Developer
9 667 (3.94%) Full Stack Developer
10 662 (3.91%) Senior Software Engineer
11 640 (3.78%) .NET Developer
12 620 (3.67%) Business Analyst
13 611 (3.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 600 (3.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 565 (3.34%) Python Developer
16 523 (3.09%) Java Engineer
17 443 (2.62%) DevOps Engineer
18 439 (2.60%) Python Engineer
19 429 (2.54%) AWS Engineer
20 413 (2.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,024 (23.79%) React
2 2,600 (15.37%) Node.js
3 2,231 (13.19%) .NET
4 2,059 (12.17%) HTML
5 1,973 (11.66%) CSS
6 1,963 (11.61%) AngularJS
7 1,935 (11.44%) Web Services
8 1,855 (10.97%) REST
9 1,365 (8.07%) Spring
10 1,304 (7.71%) RESTful
11 1,109 (6.56%) Kafka
12 968 (5.72%) GraphQL
13 922 (5.45%) .NET Core
14 879 (5.20%) Vue.js
15 855 (5.05%) Spring Boot
16 838 (4.95%) HTML5
17 752 (4.45%) Redux
18 646 (3.82%) JSON
19 640 (3.78%) React Native
20 552 (3.26%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 2,096 (12.39%) User Experience
2 695 (4.11%) Mobile App
3 678 (4.01%) Greenfield Project
4 524 (3.10%) Cloud Native
5 503 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
6 455 (2.69%) Hedge funds
7 445 (2.63%) Algorithms
8 425 (2.51%) Virtual Team
9 388 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
10 373 (2.21%) Equities
11 355 (2.10%) Social Media
12 342 (2.02%) Derivative
13 319 (1.89%) Data Structures
14 313 (1.85%) Management Information System
15 310 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 280 (1.66%) Fixed Income
17 257 (1.52%) Public Cloud
18 211 (1.25%) Blog
18 211 (1.25%) Legacy Systems
19 161 (0.95%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1,154 (6.82%) Linux
2 711 (4.20%) Android
3 670 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 629 (3.72%) Windows
5 399 (2.36%) Unix
6 85 (0.50%) Windows Server
7 51 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 44 (0.26%) Mesosphere
9 32 (0.19%) VMS
10 31 (0.18%) Ubuntu
11 30 (0.18%) CentOS
12 27 (0.16%) Mac OS
13 20 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
14 17 (0.10%) Windows Server 2016
15 16 (0.095%) AIX
16 13 (0.077%) Windows 10
17 11 (0.065%) Windows Server 2019
18 10 (0.059%) Windows Server 2008
18 10 (0.059%) Windows Server 2012
19 7 (0.041%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,144 (24.50%) Software Engineering
2 3,848 (22.75%) DevOps
3 3,808 (22.51%) Scrum
4 3,224 (19.06%) TDD
5 3,184 (18.82%) Microservices
6 2,540 (15.02%) Full Stack Development
7 2,532 (14.97%) Test Automation
8 2,371 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
9 2,136 (12.63%) Mentoring
10 2,029 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
11 1,944 (11.49%) Analytics
12 1,673 (9.89%) SDLC
13 1,431 (8.46%) BDD
14 1,389 (8.21%) Coaching
15 1,379 (8.15%) Project Management
16 1,347 (7.96%) Continuous Improvement
17 1,345 (7.95%) Fintech
18 1,250 (7.39%) Computer Science
19 1,236 (7.31%) Front End Development
20 1,230 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4,841 (28.62%) JavaScript
2 4,320 (25.54%) Java
3 3,476 (20.55%) Python
4 3,382 (19.99%) SQL
5 2,455 (14.51%) TypeScript
6 2,409 (14.24%) C#
7 680 (4.02%) Go
8 674 (3.98%) Scala
9 609 (3.60%) PHP
10 601 (3.55%) Kotlin
11 595 (3.52%) Java 8
12 499 (2.95%) ES6
13 458 (2.71%) Ruby
14 448 (2.65%) PowerShell
15 437 (2.58%) C++
16 417 (2.47%) Bash Shell
17 397 (2.35%) C
18 249 (1.47%) T-SQL
19 226 (1.34%) Clojure
20 197 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 1,742 (10.30%) Degree
2 591 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 454 (2.68%) Security Cleared
4 370 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 194 (1.15%) Master's Degree
6 145 (0.86%) PMI Certification
7 123 (0.73%) AWS Certification
8 114 (0.67%) ISTQB
9 80 (0.47%) PMP
10 68 (0.40%) ISEB
11 54 (0.32%) PhD
12 53 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 45 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 43 (0.25%) CISSP
15 39 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
15 39 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
16 34 (0.20%) MBA
17 28 (0.17%) OCP
17 28 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
18 27 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,813 (10.72%) QA
2 417 (2.47%) Accessibility
3 189 (1.12%) GDPR
4 188 (1.11%) PMO
5 151 (0.89%) Data Quality
6 69 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 65 (0.38%) NIST
8 55 (0.33%) WCAG
9 53 (0.31%) SLA
10 33 (0.20%) PCI DSS
11 24 (0.14%) GRC
12 21 (0.12%) MiFID
12 21 (0.12%) Solvency II
13 20 (0.12%) IFRS
14 18 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 15 (0.089%) ITGC
16 14 (0.083%) COBIT
17 13 (0.077%) ISO 13485
17 13 (0.077%) WAI
18 12 (0.071%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 3,231 (19.10%) Docker
2 149 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 43 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
4 41 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 39 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (0.16%) ISA Server
7 23 (0.14%) HDFS
7 23 (0.14%) Postfix
8 20 (0.12%) VirtualBox
9 12 (0.071%) Ceph
9 12 (0.071%) Hyper-V
9 12 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.065%) Firmware
10 11 (0.065%) vSphere
11 10 (0.059%) KVM
12 9 (0.053%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.041%) iptables
14 5 (0.030%) Apache Flume
15 4 (0.024%) Varnish
15 4 (0.024%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2,767 (16.36%) Kubernetes
2 1,559 (9.22%) Terraform
3 712 (4.21%) Ansible
4 315 (1.86%) Puppet
5 270 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
6 260 (1.54%) Grafana
7 216 (1.28%) Prometheus
8 109 (0.64%) Kibana
9 84 (0.50%) logstash
10 76 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
11 58 (0.34%) Consul
12 57 (0.34%) Istio
13 52 (0.31%) Opsgenie
14 47 (0.28%) Nagios
15 45 (0.27%) Graphite
16 44 (0.26%) Automic
17 41 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
18 35 (0.21%) Packer
19 34 (0.20%) Rancher
20 32 (0.19%) Graylog
Vendors
1 1,459 (8.63%) Microsoft
2 1,144 (6.76%) Google
3 698 (4.13%) Oracle
4 529 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 250 (1.48%) Adobe
6 243 (1.44%) SAP
7 179 (1.06%) Splunk
8 175 (1.03%) ServiceNow
9 163 (0.96%) Atlassian
10 155 (0.92%) Databricks
11 154 (0.91%) IBM
12 131 (0.77%) LexisNexis
13 130 (0.77%) Red Hat
14 126 (0.74%) Samsung
15 124 (0.73%) Apple
15 124 (0.73%) MuleSoft
16 115 (0.68%) Cognizant
17 104 (0.61%) Spotify
18 85 (0.50%) New Relic
19 79 (0.47%) Sybase