Period
to 16 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 21,131 20,582 22,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 30.08% 29.16% 26.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.85% 32.21% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16,976 17,897 19,686
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 64,328 63,890 75,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.57% 90.53% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 51,331 54,447 64,236
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 January 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 January 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 4,069 £62,500 +6.41% 757
West London 0 901 £55,000 -1.79% 416
South London 0 461 £52,750 -4.09% 53
East London 0 213 £60,000 -7.69% 108
North London -5 91 £52,500 -2.78% 28
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 6,529 (30.90%) Finance
2 6,308 (29.85%) Scrum
3 6,213 (29.40%) Java
4 5,778 (27.34%) TDD
5 5,477 (25.92%) JavaScript
6 4,870 (23.05%) C#
7 4,756 (22.51%) .NET
8 4,310 (20.40%) SQL
9 3,763 (17.81%) HTML
10 3,422 (16.19%) BDD
11 3,296 (15.60%) SQL Server
12 3,223 (15.25%) DevOps
13 3,178 (15.04%) CSS
14 3,083 (14.59%) Banking
15 3,077 (14.56%) MVC
16 2,951 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
17 2,886 (13.66%) AngularJS
18 2,837 (13.43%) Software Engineering
19 2,780 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
20 2,772 (13.12%) Degree
21 2,700 (12.78%) Test Automation
22 2,485 (11.76%) ASP.NET
23 2,473 (11.70%) Python
24 2,379 (11.26%) Git (software)
25 2,303 (10.90%) QA
26 2,299 (10.88%) Microsoft
27 2,260 (10.70%) Microservices
28 2,046 (9.68%) Web Services
29 2,028 (9.60%) Linux
30 2,021 (9.56%) Kanban

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
1 640 (3.03%) Apache Spark
2 596 (2.82%) CMS
3 573 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
4 514 (2.43%) Confluence
5 509 (2.41%) Apache
6 500 (2.37%) Tomcat
7 411 (1.95%) SharePoint
8 303 (1.43%) IIS
9 207 (0.98%) WebSphere
10 174 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
11 166 (0.79%) nginx
12 161 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
13 158 (0.75%) Umbraco
14 155 (0.73%) OpenStack
15 148 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
16 131 (0.62%) Drupal
17 128 (0.61%) JBoss
18 125 (0.59%) EPiServer
19 122 (0.58%) Apache Solr
20 107 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 337 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 217 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 201 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
4 189 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
5 163 (0.77%) Photoshop
6 128 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 91 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 68 (0.32%) InVision
9 46 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 29 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
11 28 (0.13%) SPSS
12 24 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 21 (0.099%) Fireworks
14 19 (0.090%) UXPin
15 13 (0.062%) InfoPath
16 9 (0.043%) GIMP
17 6 (0.028%) InDesign
18 5 (0.024%) Adobe After Effects
19 4 (0.019%) HipChat
20 3 (0.014%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 259 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 88 (0.42%) Magento
2 88 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
3 85 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 71 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
5 56 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 44 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
7 42 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 39 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
9 30 (0.14%) SAP CO
9 30 (0.14%) SAP FI
9 30 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
10 28 (0.13%) WebTrends
11 27 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
12 24 (0.11%) NetSuite
13 17 (0.080%) MultiChain
13 17 (0.080%) Remedy ITSM
14 16 (0.076%) Eloqua
15 13 (0.062%) Scribe Insight
15 13 (0.062%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2,780 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1,779 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 797 (3.77%) SaaS
4 401 (1.90%) GitHub
5 356 (1.68%) PaaS
6 298 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 284 (1.34%) IaaS
8 255 (1.21%) Office 365
9 198 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
10 169 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
11 162 (0.77%) npm
12 140 (0.66%) Serverless
13 112 (0.53%) Amazon S3
14 99 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
15 88 (0.42%) Google Analytics
16 87 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
17 86 (0.41%) OpenShift
18 84 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
19 82 (0.39%) Google Play
20 68 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 474 (2.24%) Internet
2 312 (1.48%) HTTP
3 300 (1.42%) Firewall
4 227 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 159 (0.75%) DNS
6 107 (0.51%) Intranet
7 93 (0.44%) VPN
8 77 (0.36%) WAN
9 74 (0.35%) Broadband
10 67 (0.32%) SSL
11 61 (0.29%) Network Security
12 56 (0.27%) LAN
13 54 (0.26%) LDAP
14 49 (0.23%) DHCP
15 48 (0.23%) SMS
16 43 (0.20%) ATM
17 38 (0.18%) Hyperconnected
17 38 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
18 35 (0.17%) BGP
19 34 (0.16%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,296 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 1,530 (7.24%) NoSQL
3 1,235 (5.84%) Big Data
4 1,147 (5.43%) MySQL
5 990 (4.69%) MongoDB
6 846 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 744 (3.52%) Relational Database
8 710 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
9 673 (3.18%) Hadoop
10 459 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
11 442 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 415 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
13 382 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 339 (1.60%) Redis
15 254 (1.20%) RDBMS
16 235 (1.11%) Blockchain
17 198 (0.94%) Oracle Database
18 193 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
19 179 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 178 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2,379 (11.26%) Git (software)
2 1,708 (8.08%) Jenkins
3 1,706 (8.07%) JIRA
4 1,139 (5.39%) Selenium
5 947 (4.48%) Cucumber
6 821 (3.89%) Maven
7 777 (3.68%) TeamCity
8 757 (3.58%) NUnit
9 726 (3.44%) Subversion
10 640 (3.03%) JUnit
11 561 (2.65%) Rhino Mocks
12 543 (2.57%) WebDriver
13 537 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
14 503 (2.38%) Visual Studio
15 439 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 402 (1.90%) Moq
17 400 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
18 347 (1.64%) gulp
19 316 (1.50%) Gradle
20 292 (1.38%) webpack
General
1 6,529 (30.90%) Finance
2 3,083 (14.59%) Banking
3 1,587 (7.51%) Retail
4 1,500 (7.10%) Investment Banking
5 1,142 (5.40%) Marketing
6 1,039 (4.92%) Retail Banking
7 1,010 (4.78%) Games
8 699 (3.31%) Front Office
9 532 (2.52%) Telecoms
10 463 (2.19%) Advertising
11 354 (1.68%) Legal
12 308 (1.46%) Financial Institution
13 299 (1.41%) Publishing
14 271 (1.28%) Law
15 203 (0.96%) Back Office
16 121 (0.57%) Manufacturing
17 105 (0.50%) Electronics
18 73 (0.35%) Automotive
19 65 (0.31%) Private Banking
20 64 (0.30%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 9,300 (44.01%) Developer
2 2,499 (11.83%) Java Developer
3 2,134 (10.10%) .NET Developer
4 2,060 (9.75%) C# Developer
5 1,874 (8.87%) Analyst
6 1,796 (8.50%) Senior Developer
7 1,402 (6.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 1,267 (6.00%) Business Analyst
9 1,226 (5.80%) Architect
10 1,062 (5.03%) Project Manager
11 1,025 (4.85%) Software Engineer
12 898 (4.25%) Agile Developer
13 836 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
14 776 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 767 (3.63%) ASP.NET Developer
16 728 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 686 (3.25%) Senior Java Developer
18 671 (3.18%) Lead Developer
19 649 (3.07%) DevOps Engineer
20 621 (2.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,756 (22.51%) .NET
2 3,763 (17.81%) HTML
3 3,178 (15.04%) CSS
4 2,886 (13.66%) AngularJS
5 2,485 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 2,046 (9.68%) Web Services
7 1,991 (9.42%) HTML5
8 1,915 (9.06%) Node.js
9 1,867 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1,845 (8.73%) Spring
11 1,842 (8.72%) REST
12 1,840 (8.71%) RESTful
13 1,616 (7.65%) React
14 1,307 (6.19%) WCF
15 1,262 (5.97%) jQuery
16 1,115 (5.28%) CSS3
17 1,080 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web API
18 1,065 (5.04%) .NET Framework
19 979 (4.63%) XML
20 924 (4.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1,843 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 1,790 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 1,693 (8.01%) User Experience
4 1,657 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
5 1,536 (7.27%) Fintech
6 914 (4.33%) Mobile App
7 835 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
8 505 (2.39%) Algorithms
9 402 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 397 (1.88%) Derivative
11 362 (1.71%) Equities
12 333 (1.58%) Management Information System
13 330 (1.56%) Client/Server
14 325 (1.54%) Fixed Income
15 305 (1.44%) Hedge funds
16 282 (1.33%) Data Structures
17 265 (1.25%) Data Centre
18 226 (1.07%) Virtual Team
19 182 (0.86%) Social Media
20 170 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2,028 (9.60%) Linux
2 1,396 (6.61%) Windows
3 875 (4.14%) Unix
4 825 (3.90%) Android
5 797 (3.77%) Apple iOS
6 289 (1.37%) Windows Server
7 114 (0.54%) CentOS
8 90 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 88 (0.42%) Ubuntu
10 58 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 37 (0.18%) Windows 10
12 36 (0.17%) Windows 7
13 35 (0.17%) Solaris
14 32 (0.15%) Debian
15 29 (0.14%) CoreOS
16 26 (0.12%) Nucleus RTOS
17 25 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
18 23 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
19 21 (0.099%) Mac OS
20 18 (0.085%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,308 (29.85%) Scrum
2 5,778 (27.34%) TDD
3 3,422 (16.19%) BDD
4 3,223 (15.25%) DevOps
5 3,077 (14.56%) MVC
6 2,951 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
7 2,837 (13.43%) Software Engineering
8 2,700 (12.78%) Test Automation
9 2,260 (10.70%) Microservices
10 2,021 (9.56%) Kanban
11 2,006 (9.49%) OO
12 1,998 (9.46%) E-Commerce
13 1,964 (9.29%) SDLC
14 1,803 (8.53%) Project Management
15 1,527 (7.23%) Analytics
16 1,448 (6.85%) Asset Management
17 1,417 (6.71%) Mentoring
18 1,383 (6.54%) Open Source
19 1,310 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
20 1,294 (6.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6,213 (29.40%) Java
2 5,477 (25.92%) JavaScript
3 4,870 (23.05%) C#
4 4,310 (20.40%) SQL
5 2,473 (11.70%) Python
6 1,340 (6.34%) Ruby
7 1,028 (4.86%) Scala
8 993 (4.70%) PHP
9 701 (3.32%) C++
10 640 (3.03%) T-SQL
11 580 (2.74%) PowerShell
12 544 (2.57%) Bash Shell
13 407 (1.93%) Perl
14 391 (1.85%) ES6
15 382 (1.81%) C
16 331 (1.57%) Go
17 325 (1.54%) TypeScript
18 304 (1.44%) PL/SQL
19 293 (1.39%) Groovy
20 288 (1.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2,772 (13.12%) Degree
2 812 (3.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 335 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 255 (1.21%) Master's Degree
5 252 (1.19%) ISEB
6 186 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 183 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 155 (0.73%) CISSP
9 145 (0.69%) ISTQB
10 137 (0.65%) PMP
11 133 (0.63%) CISM
12 130 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 93 (0.44%) PhD
14 90 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 77 (0.36%) MCSD
16 74 (0.35%) MCAD
17 70 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
18 60 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 57 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 56 (0.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2,303 (10.90%) QA
2 176 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 176 (0.83%) PMO
3 140 (0.66%) GDPR
4 114 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 107 (0.51%) GCP
6 85 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 77 (0.36%) SLA
8 62 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 55 (0.26%) MiFID
10 39 (0.18%) COBIT
11 30 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 29 (0.14%) WCAG
13 22 (0.10%) PSD2
14 21 (0.099%) EMIR
14 21 (0.099%) SEPA
15 17 (0.080%) Solvency II
16 12 (0.057%) Dodd-Frank
17 10 (0.047%) PMBOK
18 9 (0.043%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1,537 (7.27%) Docker
2 260 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 103 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (0.26%) HDFS
5 52 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
6 43 (0.20%) Apache Flume
7 37 (0.18%) Hyper-V
8 34 (0.16%) iptables
9 25 (0.12%) KVM
10 24 (0.11%) Xen
11 23 (0.11%) vSphere
12 22 (0.10%) Varnish
13 21 (0.099%) Firmware
13 21 (0.099%) NFS
14 19 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (0.071%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 14 (0.066%) Samba
16 14 (0.066%) VirtualBox
17 10 (0.047%) GridGain
18 9 (0.043%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 907 (4.29%) Ansible
2 845 (4.00%) Puppet
3 625 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
4 582 (2.75%) Kubernetes
5 300 (1.42%) Terraform
6 144 (0.68%) Nagios
7 97 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
8 75 (0.35%) Kibana
9 72 (0.34%) Salt
10 58 (0.27%) logstash
10 58 (0.27%) ZABBIX
11 56 (0.27%) Mesos
12 54 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
13 46 (0.22%) Packer
14 39 (0.18%) HAProxy
15 37 (0.18%) Grafana
16 30 (0.14%) Consul
17 28 (0.13%) Oozie
18 27 (0.13%) SCCM
19 26 (0.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2,299 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 1,486 (7.03%) Oracle
3 833 (3.94%) Google
4 490 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
5 351 (1.66%) SAP
6 272 (1.29%) Tableau
7 261 (1.24%) Facebook
8 235 (1.11%) Sitecore
9 208 (0.98%) Adobe
10 204 (0.97%) VMware
11 200 (0.95%) Apple
12 198 (0.94%) IBM
13 186 (0.88%) hybris
14 183 (0.87%) Red Hat
15 170 (0.80%) Atlassian
16 168 (0.80%) Sybase
17 158 (0.75%) Splunk
18 155 (0.73%) TIBCO
19 128 (0.61%) Cisco
20 117 (0.55%) New Relic