Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 21,031 21,102 23,493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 30.28% 30.11% 28.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.08% 32.88% 31.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16,373 17,351 20,556
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £38,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 63,581 64,182 75,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.55% 91.58% 91.25%
Number of salaries quoted 51,218 52,520 64,490
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 3,977 £65,000 +8.33% 758
West London 0 874 £60,000 +4.35% 330
South London -1 455 £55,000 +4.76% 78
East London +1 272 £55,000 -12.00% 143
North London +3 91 £60,000 +9.09% 30
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 6,003 (28.54%) Finance
2 5,894 (28.03%) Java
3 5,871 (27.92%) Scrum
4 5,287 (25.14%) TDD
5 5,102 (24.26%) JavaScript
6 4,768 (22.67%) C#
7 4,366 (20.76%) SQL
8 4,293 (20.41%) .NET
9 3,675 (17.47%) DevOps
10 3,616 (17.19%) HTML
11 3,330 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
12 3,155 (15.00%) SQL Server
13 3,145 (14.95%) CSS
14 3,096 (14.72%) Software Engineering
15 2,980 (14.17%) BDD
16 2,962 (14.08%) AngularJS
17 2,918 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
18 2,915 (13.86%) Degree
19 2,787 (13.25%) Test Automation
20 2,716 (12.91%) MVC
21 2,692 (12.80%) Microservices
22 2,627 (12.49%) Git (software)
23 2,554 (12.14%) Problem-Solving
24 2,462 (11.71%) Python
25 2,289 (10.88%) Microsoft
26 2,255 (10.72%) Microsoft Azure
27 2,214 (10.53%) QA
28 2,113 (10.05%) Banking
29 2,097 (9.97%) ASP.NET
30 2,091 (9.94%) RESTful

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
1 682 (3.24%) Confluence
2 658 (3.13%) CMS
3 606 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
4 592 (2.81%) Apache Spark
5 373 (1.77%) Apache
6 339 (1.61%) SharePoint
7 306 (1.45%) Tomcat
8 229 (1.09%) IIS
9 177 (0.84%) WebSphere
10 176 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
11 168 (0.80%) EPiServer
12 149 (0.71%) Drupal
13 135 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 134 (0.64%) JBoss
15 119 (0.57%) SAS
16 115 (0.55%) Apache Solr
16 115 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 114 (0.54%) Umbraco
18 107 (0.51%) OpenStack
19 106 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 388 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 192 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 190 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
4 188 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
5 103 (0.49%) InVision
6 100 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 94 (0.45%) Photoshop
8 63 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
9 56 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
10 44 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 21 (0.100%) SPSS
12 20 (0.095%) InfoPath
13 16 (0.076%) Chatbot
14 15 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
15 11 (0.052%) Mingle
15 11 (0.052%) UXPin
16 7 (0.033%) Fireworks
17 4 (0.019%) Adobe After Effects
17 4 (0.019%) GIMP
17 4 (0.019%) Stata
Business Applications
1 257 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 91 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
3 66 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 55 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
4 55 (0.26%) Magento
5 42 (0.20%) Eloqua
6 41 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 39 (0.19%) NetSuite
8 37 (0.18%) Markit EDM
9 36 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 31 (0.15%) thinkFolio
11 30 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
12 29 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
12 29 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
13 24 (0.11%) Front Arena
14 20 (0.095%) Oracle EBS R12
15 19 (0.090%) SAP S/4HANA
16 15 (0.071%) Adobe Campaign
16 15 (0.071%) SAP CRM
17 14 (0.067%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 3,330 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2,255 (10.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 780 (3.71%) SaaS
4 489 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 486 (2.31%) PaaS
6 477 (2.27%) GitHub
7 378 (1.80%) IaaS
8 300 (1.43%) Serverless
9 283 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
10 258 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
11 254 (1.21%) npm
12 246 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
13 239 (1.14%) Office 365
14 208 (0.99%) Amazon S3
15 161 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
16 148 (0.70%) Slack
17 118 (0.56%) OpenShift
18 113 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 82 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
20 74 (0.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 429 (2.04%) Internet
2 348 (1.65%) HTTP
3 205 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 203 (0.97%) Firewall
5 192 (0.91%) DNS
6 79 (0.38%) SSL
7 75 (0.36%) VPN
8 70 (0.33%) WAN
9 59 (0.28%) Intranet
10 58 (0.28%) Network Security
11 55 (0.26%) Broadband
12 49 (0.23%) LAN
13 40 (0.19%) SMS
14 33 (0.16%) Hyperconnected
15 31 (0.15%) AMQP
15 31 (0.15%) SSH
15 31 (0.15%) Wireless
16 29 (0.14%) DHCP
16 29 (0.14%) SAN
17 27 (0.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,155 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1,681 (7.99%) NoSQL
3 1,276 (6.07%) Big Data
4 1,024 (4.87%) MongoDB
5 930 (4.42%) MySQL
6 756 (3.59%) Relational Database
7 703 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
8 635 (3.02%) Hadoop
9 545 (2.59%) SQL Server 2016
10 528 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 522 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
12 426 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 412 (1.96%) Blockchain
14 342 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
15 338 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
16 289 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 284 (1.35%) Redis
18 256 (1.22%) RDBMS
19 241 (1.15%) Power BI
20 205 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2,627 (12.49%) Git (software)
2 2,034 (9.67%) Jenkins
3 1,785 (8.49%) JIRA
4 1,473 (7.00%) Selenium
5 920 (4.37%) Maven
6 848 (4.03%) Cucumber
7 805 (3.83%) TeamCity
8 627 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 585 (2.78%) Visual Studio
10 574 (2.73%) NUnit
11 564 (2.68%) JUnit
12 528 (2.51%) Octopus Deploy
13 510 (2.42%) Subversion
14 486 (2.31%) WebDriver
15 428 (2.04%) Gradle
16 418 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 407 (1.94%) gulp
18 330 (1.57%) webpack
19 304 (1.45%) SpecFlow
20 289 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6,003 (28.54%) Finance
2 2,113 (10.05%) Banking
3 1,552 (7.38%) Retail
4 1,083 (5.15%) Games
5 1,049 (4.99%) Marketing
6 644 (3.06%) Investment Banking
7 587 (2.79%) Front Office
8 542 (2.58%) Advertising
9 426 (2.03%) Telecoms
10 375 (1.78%) Financial Institution
11 338 (1.61%) Legal
12 284 (1.35%) Law
13 246 (1.17%) Publishing
14 236 (1.12%) Back Office
15 164 (0.78%) Retail Banking
16 134 (0.64%) Manufacturing
17 68 (0.32%) Billing
18 63 (0.30%) Electronics
19 60 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
20 48 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8,787 (41.78%) Developer
2 2,244 (10.67%) Java Developer
3 1,880 (8.94%) .NET Developer
4 1,810 (8.61%) C# Developer
5 1,787 (8.50%) Analyst
6 1,631 (7.76%) Senior Developer
7 1,358 (6.46%) Architect
8 1,187 (5.64%) Business Analyst
9 1,130 (5.37%) Software Engineer
10 1,107 (5.26%) Project Manager
11 1,105 (5.25%) C# .NET Developer
12 728 (3.46%) JavaScript Developer
13 720 (3.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 701 (3.33%) Consultant
15 669 (3.18%) Java Engineer
16 668 (3.18%) Lead Developer
17 641 (3.05%) Agile Developer
18 608 (2.89%) DevOps Engineer
19 603 (2.87%) Software Developer
20 585 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,293 (20.41%) .NET
2 3,616 (17.19%) HTML
3 3,145 (14.95%) CSS
4 2,962 (14.08%) AngularJS
5 2,097 (9.97%) ASP.NET
6 2,091 (9.94%) RESTful
7 2,062 (9.80%) React
8 2,005 (9.53%) Web Services
9 1,789 (8.51%) Node.js
10 1,785 (8.49%) Spring
11 1,719 (8.17%) HTML5
12 1,613 (7.67%) REST
13 1,526 (7.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1,087 (5.17%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1,035 (4.92%) WCF
16 1,030 (4.90%) jQuery
17 1,005 (4.78%) CSS3
18 939 (4.46%) XML
19 918 (4.36%) .NET Framework
20 713 (3.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1,969 (9.36%) User Experience
2 1,827 (8.69%) Fintech
3 1,773 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1,682 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1,433 (6.81%) Greenfield Project
6 976 (4.64%) Mobile App
7 673 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
8 576 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
9 483 (2.30%) Algorithms
10 379 (1.80%) Management Information System
11 344 (1.64%) Data Structures
12 317 (1.51%) Hedge funds
13 307 (1.46%) Equities
14 299 (1.42%) Virtual Team
15 286 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 281 (1.34%) Fixed Income
17 252 (1.20%) Derivative
18 218 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
19 216 (1.03%) Data Centre
20 193 (0.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,982 (9.42%) Linux
2 1,199 (5.70%) Windows
3 748 (3.56%) Android
4 652 (3.10%) Apple iOS
5 595 (2.83%) Unix
6 172 (0.82%) Windows Server
7 104 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 98 (0.47%) CentOS
9 77 (0.37%) Ubuntu
10 74 (0.35%) Windows 10
11 54 (0.26%) Solaris
12 47 (0.22%) Nucleus RTOS
13 43 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 41 (0.19%) Windows 7
15 38 (0.18%) VMS
16 37 (0.18%) Debian
17 34 (0.16%) Mac OS X
18 33 (0.16%) HPUX
19 30 (0.14%) AIX
20 25 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,871 (27.92%) Scrum
2 5,287 (25.14%) TDD
3 3,675 (17.47%) DevOps
4 3,096 (14.72%) Software Engineering
5 2,980 (14.17%) BDD
6 2,918 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
7 2,787 (13.25%) Test Automation
8 2,716 (12.91%) MVC
9 2,692 (12.80%) Microservices
10 2,554 (12.14%) Problem-Solving
11 1,952 (9.28%) SDLC
12 1,937 (9.21%) Project Management
13 1,763 (8.38%) Kanban
14 1,737 (8.26%) E-Commerce
15 1,728 (8.22%) OO
16 1,635 (7.77%) Analytics
17 1,608 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
18 1,547 (7.36%) Mentoring
19 1,406 (6.69%) Waterfall
20 1,310 (6.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5,894 (28.03%) Java
2 5,102 (24.26%) JavaScript
3 4,768 (22.67%) C#
4 4,366 (20.76%) SQL
5 2,462 (11.71%) Python
6 1,233 (5.86%) Ruby
7 1,196 (5.69%) Java 8
8 1,000 (4.75%) Scala
9 901 (4.28%) PHP
10 690 (3.28%) T-SQL
11 598 (2.84%) C++
12 538 (2.56%) PowerShell
13 483 (2.30%) Bash Shell
14 437 (2.08%) TypeScript
15 428 (2.04%) ES6
16 375 (1.78%) C
17 327 (1.55%) Go
18 297 (1.41%) Shell Script
19 274 (1.30%) Groovy
20 267 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2,915 (13.86%) Degree
2 724 (3.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 383 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 262 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 247 (1.17%) Master's Degree
6 239 (1.14%) ISEB
7 218 (1.04%) PMP
8 200 (0.95%) SC Cleared
9 167 (0.79%) ISTQB
10 151 (0.72%) CISSP
11 125 (0.59%) CISM
12 124 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 122 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 113 (0.54%) AWS Certification
15 93 (0.44%) PhD
16 91 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 91 (0.43%) SAFe Agilist
17 82 (0.39%) DV Cleared
18 70 (0.33%) CISA
19 63 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2,214 (10.53%) QA
2 216 (1.03%) PMO
3 201 (0.96%) GCP
4 182 (0.87%) GDPR
5 170 (0.81%) Data Quality
6 113 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 64 (0.30%) SLA
8 62 (0.29%) PCI DSS
9 57 (0.27%) COBIT
10 46 (0.22%) MiFID
11 41 (0.19%) PSD2
12 33 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 33 (0.16%) WCAG
13 21 (0.100%) SEPA
14 13 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 12 (0.057%) Dodd-Frank
16 11 (0.052%) EMIR
17 10 (0.048%) Cyber Essentials
18 9 (0.043%) IFRS
18 9 (0.043%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1,970 (9.37%) Docker
2 244 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 107 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 92 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
5 72 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 59 (0.28%) HDFS
7 47 (0.22%) Apache Flume
8 20 (0.095%) VirtualBox
9 19 (0.090%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 18 (0.086%) vSphere
11 15 (0.071%) Firmware
11 15 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (0.052%) iptables
12 11 (0.052%) vCloud
13 10 (0.048%) oVirt
13 10 (0.048%) RHEV
13 10 (0.048%) Varnish
14 7 (0.033%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (0.033%) VMware Server
14 7 (0.033%) Xen
Systems Management
1 976 (4.64%) Ansible
2 773 (3.68%) Puppet
3 676 (3.21%) Kubernetes
4 647 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
5 625 (2.97%) Terraform
6 127 (0.60%) Nagios
7 106 (0.50%) Salt
8 86 (0.41%) Packer
9 83 (0.39%) Kibana
10 82 (0.39%) Mesos
11 79 (0.38%) ZABBIX
12 62 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
13 59 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
14 57 (0.27%) Prometheus
15 52 (0.25%) Grafana
16 51 (0.24%) logstash
17 44 (0.21%) Consul
18 42 (0.20%) Oozie
19 36 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
20 30 (0.14%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2,289 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 1,209 (5.75%) Oracle
3 823 (3.91%) Google
4 514 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 356 (1.69%) SAP
6 337 (1.60%) Tableau
7 301 (1.43%) Adobe
8 288 (1.37%) Sitecore
9 242 (1.15%) Splunk
10 232 (1.10%) IBM
11 208 (0.99%) Atlassian
12 203 (0.97%) Facebook
13 199 (0.95%) VMware
14 198 (0.94%) Red Hat
15 192 (0.91%) hybris
16 190 (0.90%) WorldPay
17 171 (0.81%) New Relic
18 160 (0.76%) Apple
19 153 (0.73%) AppDynamics
20 150 (0.71%) Cognizant