Period
to 22 November 2019

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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 16,960 20,760 22,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.39% 30.89% 30.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.69% 33.41% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13,026 16,073 17,905
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,300
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +2.94%

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 50,339 62,143 70,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.16% 92.48% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 40,546 50,269 54,432
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 22 November 2019.

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 22 November 2019. 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 3,588 £69,000 +2.22% 684
West London 0 659 £62,000 +7.83% 301
South London 0 481 £60,000 +9.09% 82
East London -1 145 £57,738 -3.77% 115
North London -6 53 £60,000 +9.09% 26
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, 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 4,892 (28.84%) Finance
2 4,667 (27.52%) Java
3 4,202 (24.78%) Scrum
4 3,856 (22.74%) JavaScript
5 3,786 (22.32%) AWS
6 3,647 (21.50%) DevOps
7 3,585 (21.14%) C#
8 3,267 (19.26%) TDD
9 3,134 (18.48%) SQL
10 3,079 (18.15%) .NET
11 3,042 (17.94%) Software Engineering
12 2,868 (16.91%) Python
13 2,866 (16.90%) Azure
14 2,740 (16.16%) Microservices
15 2,228 (13.14%) HTML
16 2,216 (13.07%) Docker
17 2,170 (12.79%) SQL Server
18 2,131 (12.56%) Git (software)
19 2,093 (12.34%) Degree
20 2,076 (12.24%) CSS
21 1,903 (11.22%) Test Automation
22 1,871 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
23 1,848 (10.90%) BDD
24 1,791 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
25 1,786 (10.53%) Microsoft
26 1,728 (10.19%) Web Services
27 1,703 (10.04%) AngularJS
28 1,696 (10.00%) React
29 1,627 (9.59%) Analytics
30 1,616 (9.53%) Fintech

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
1 597 (3.52%) Confluence
2 475 (2.80%) Apache Spark
3 403 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 364 (2.15%) CMS
5 231 (1.36%) SharePoint
6 214 (1.26%) Apache
7 136 (0.80%) Tomcat
8 130 (0.77%) IIS
9 112 (0.66%) EPiServer
10 104 (0.61%) Umbraco
11 99 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
12 93 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
13 89 (0.52%) WebSphere
14 85 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 83 (0.49%) nginx
16 81 (0.48%) SAS
17 75 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
18 74 (0.44%) WordPress
19 59 (0.35%) Drupal
20 53 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 223 (1.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 215 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
3 212 (1.25%) Sketch
4 157 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
5 153 (0.90%) InVision
6 143 (0.84%) MS Visio
7 79 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 65 (0.38%) Photoshop
9 60 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
10 31 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 29 (0.17%) Zeplin
12 28 (0.17%) Chatbot
13 22 (0.13%) Adobe XD
14 21 (0.12%) Marvel
15 20 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
16 17 (0.10%) Figma
17 14 (0.083%) Adobe Premiere
18 11 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
19 10 (0.059%) EngageOne
19 10 (0.059%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 132 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 101 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
3 79 (0.47%) Markit EDM
4 73 (0.43%) thinkFolio
5 68 (0.40%) Front Arena
6 67 (0.40%) Magento
7 51 (0.30%) FINCAD Analytics
8 46 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
9 35 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
10 31 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
11 30 (0.18%) NetSuite
12 28 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
13 20 (0.12%) R3 Corda
14 19 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
14 19 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
15 18 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
15 18 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
16 17 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
17 13 (0.077%) SDL Web 8
18 12 (0.071%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 3,786 (22.32%) AWS
2 2,866 (16.90%) Azure
3 796 (4.69%) GCP
4 675 (3.98%) SaaS
5 623 (3.67%) Serverless
6 528 (3.11%) GitHub
7 442 (2.61%) Amazon S3
8 437 (2.58%) AWS Lambda
9 418 (2.46%) PaaS
10 382 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
11 369 (2.18%) Power Platform
12 282 (1.66%) OpenShift
13 267 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
14 261 (1.54%) Amazon ECS
15 245 (1.44%) Office 365
16 234 (1.38%) Amazon SQS
17 206 (1.21%) IaaS
18 195 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
19 118 (0.70%) npm
20 97 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 365 (2.15%) Internet
2 224 (1.32%) Firewall
3 213 (1.26%) HTTP
4 109 (0.64%) DNS
5 80 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 79 (0.47%) VPN
7 74 (0.44%) WAN
8 59 (0.35%) MPLS
9 47 (0.28%) DHCP
10 45 (0.27%) Unified Communications
11 43 (0.25%) Intranet
12 41 (0.24%) Skype
13 40 (0.24%) SSL
14 30 (0.18%) Broadband
15 28 (0.17%) SAN
15 28 (0.17%) Wireshark
16 27 (0.16%) Network Security
17 26 (0.15%) LAN
18 25 (0.15%) Wireless
19 21 (0.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,170 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 1,075 (6.34%) NoSQL
3 946 (5.58%) Big Data
4 579 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
5 576 (3.40%) Relational Database
6 572 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
7 527 (3.11%) MySQL
8 478 (2.82%) Hadoop
9 431 (2.54%) MongoDB
10 363 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 360 (2.12%) SQL Server 2016
12 346 (2.04%) Power BI
13 340 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
14 271 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 260 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 256 (1.51%) Redis
17 228 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
18 205 (1.21%) Blockchain
19 202 (1.19%) RDBMS
20 196 (1.16%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 2,131 (12.56%) Git (software)
2 1,507 (8.89%) Jenkins
3 1,464 (8.63%) JIRA
4 802 (4.73%) Selenium
5 539 (3.18%) Cucumber
6 446 (2.63%) TeamCity
7 408 (2.41%) Maven
8 324 (1.91%) JUnit
8 324 (1.91%) WebDriver
9 307 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 300 (1.77%) Visual Studio
11 287 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
12 275 (1.62%) Bitbucket
13 245 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 224 (1.32%) webpack
15 213 (1.26%) SpecFlow
16 209 (1.23%) GitLab
17 202 (1.19%) Gradle
17 202 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
18 198 (1.17%) JMeter
General
1 4,892 (28.84%) Finance
2 1,566 (9.23%) Banking
3 1,063 (6.27%) Retail
4 954 (5.63%) Front Office
5 816 (4.81%) Marketing
6 567 (3.34%) Games
7 365 (2.15%) Public Sector
8 298 (1.76%) Investment Banking
9 270 (1.59%) Advertising
10 261 (1.54%) Telecoms
11 248 (1.46%) Legal
12 220 (1.30%) Law
13 168 (0.99%) Back Office
14 129 (0.76%) Publishing
15 124 (0.73%) Manufacturing
16 92 (0.54%) Billing
17 89 (0.52%) Financial Institution
18 86 (0.51%) French Language
19 80 (0.47%) German Language
20 72 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6,430 (37.91%) Developer
2 1,666 (9.82%) Java Developer
3 1,542 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1,392 (8.21%) Analyst
5 1,180 (6.96%) .NET Developer
6 1,132 (6.67%) Architect
7 1,055 (6.22%) C# Developer
8 986 (5.81%) Software Engineer
9 811 (4.78%) Business Analyst
10 807 (4.76%) Project Manager
11 664 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
12 585 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
13 556 (3.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 528 (3.11%) Consultant
15 495 (2.92%) JavaScript Developer
16 481 (2.84%) React Developer
17 471 (2.78%) Python Developer
18 470 (2.77%) Java Engineer
19 469 (2.77%) Software Developer
20 466 (2.75%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,079 (18.15%) .NET
2 2,228 (13.14%) HTML
3 2,076 (12.24%) CSS
4 1,728 (10.19%) Web Services
5 1,703 (10.04%) AngularJS
6 1,696 (10.00%) React
7 1,428 (8.42%) ASP.NET
8 1,316 (7.76%) REST
9 1,314 (7.75%) Node.js
10 1,257 (7.41%) RESTful
11 1,198 (7.06%) Spring
12 927 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 880 (5.19%) HTML5
14 807 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
15 708 (4.17%) .NET Core
16 658 (3.88%) Spring Boot
17 642 (3.79%) .NET Framework
18 570 (3.36%) J2EE
19 537 (3.17%) JSON
20 527 (3.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1,366 (8.05%) User Experience
2 1,332 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 998 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 794 (4.68%) Fixed Income
5 618 (3.64%) Mobile App
6 567 (3.34%) Derivative
7 496 (2.92%) Equities
7 496 (2.92%) Self-Motivation
8 470 (2.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 457 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
10 396 (2.33%) Algorithms
11 348 (2.05%) Hedge funds
12 346 (2.04%) Management Information System
13 337 (1.99%) Cloud Native
14 323 (1.90%) Data Structures
15 271 (1.60%) Data Centre
16 252 (1.49%) Public Cloud
17 201 (1.19%) Virtual Team
18 147 (0.87%) Blog
19 143 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,364 (8.04%) Linux
2 792 (4.67%) Windows
3 486 (2.87%) Android
4 472 (2.78%) Unix
5 447 (2.64%) Apple iOS
6 116 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 85 (0.50%) CentOS
8 82 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 46 (0.27%) Windows 10
10 41 (0.24%) VMS
11 39 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 33 (0.19%) Ubuntu
13 30 (0.18%) Solaris
14 23 (0.14%) Mac OS
15 17 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (0.071%) zOS
17 11 (0.065%) Fedora
17 11 (0.065%) Windows 7
17 11 (0.065%) Windows Server 2008
18 10 (0.059%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,202 (24.78%) Scrum
2 3,647 (21.50%) DevOps
3 3,267 (19.26%) TDD
4 3,042 (17.94%) Software Engineering
5 2,740 (16.16%) Microservices
6 1,903 (11.22%) Test Automation
7 1,871 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
8 1,848 (10.90%) BDD
9 1,791 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
10 1,627 (9.59%) Analytics
11 1,616 (9.53%) Fintech
12 1,501 (8.85%) Mentoring
13 1,447 (8.53%) MVC
14 1,376 (8.11%) Project Management
15 1,352 (7.97%) SDLC
16 1,325 (7.81%) Kanban
17 1,300 (7.67%) Computer Science
18 1,272 (7.50%) Asset Management
19 1,245 (7.34%) E-Commerce
20 1,151 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4,667 (27.52%) Java
2 3,856 (22.74%) JavaScript
3 3,585 (21.14%) C#
4 3,134 (18.48%) SQL
5 2,868 (16.91%) Python
6 797 (4.70%) Java 8
7 745 (4.39%) Ruby
8 639 (3.77%) Scala
9 542 (3.20%) C++
10 529 (3.12%) T-SQL
11 508 (3.00%) R
12 507 (2.99%) PHP
13 448 (2.64%) PowerShell
14 443 (2.61%) TypeScript
15 374 (2.21%) ES6
16 372 (2.19%) Go
17 350 (2.06%) Bash Shell
18 345 (2.03%) Kotlin
19 318 (1.88%) C
20 191 (1.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2,093 (12.34%) Degree
2 651 (3.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 334 (1.97%) Security Cleared
4 180 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 169 (1.00%) PMP
6 168 (0.99%) SC Cleared
7 142 (0.84%) ISTQB
8 123 (0.73%) ISEB
9 104 (0.61%) Master's Degree
10 100 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 95 (0.56%) CISSP
12 80 (0.47%) AWS Certification
13 74 (0.44%) CISM
14 66 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 61 (0.36%) DV Cleared
15 61 (0.36%) PhD
16 59 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 53 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
17 53 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 52 (0.31%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,502 (8.86%) QA
2 209 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 200 (1.18%) PMO
4 135 (0.80%) SLA
5 122 (0.72%) GDPR
6 88 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 39 (0.23%) PCI DSS
8 27 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
9 22 (0.13%) NIST
10 20 (0.12%) COBIT
11 19 (0.11%) IFRS
12 18 (0.11%) EMIR
12 18 (0.11%) PSD2
13 16 (0.094%) MiFID
14 13 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 9 (0.053%) Solvency II
16 8 (0.047%) GAAP
16 8 (0.047%) WCAG
17 7 (0.041%) SAS 70
17 7 (0.041%) SEPA
System Software
1 2,216 (13.07%) Docker
2 203 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 97 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 61 (0.36%) HDFS
5 49 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 48 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 33 (0.19%) vSphere
8 28 (0.17%) Firmware
9 23 (0.14%) VirtualBox
10 16 (0.094%) NFS
11 15 (0.088%) Varnish
12 13 (0.077%) Xen
13 11 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (0.059%) Apache Flume
15 9 (0.053%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 9 (0.053%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 8 (0.047%) KVM
17 7 (0.041%) OpenSSH
17 7 (0.041%) VMware NSX
18 6 (0.035%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1,573 (9.27%) Kubernetes
2 920 (5.42%) Terraform
3 796 (4.69%) Ansible
4 505 (2.98%) Puppet
5 453 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
6 123 (0.73%) Packer
7 122 (0.72%) Grafana
8 114 (0.67%) Prometheus
9 113 (0.67%) Kibana
10 105 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
11 89 (0.52%) Salt
12 84 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
13 79 (0.47%) Rancher
14 67 (0.40%) Consul
15 63 (0.37%) Mesos
16 60 (0.35%) Nagios
17 59 (0.35%) SCCM
18 56 (0.33%) Graphite
19 51 (0.30%) SQL Sentry
20 50 (0.29%) Istio
Vendors
1 1,786 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 862 (5.08%) Oracle
3 712 (4.20%) Google
4 467 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
5 309 (1.82%) Adobe
6 294 (1.73%) Tableau
7 276 (1.63%) SAP
8 262 (1.54%) WorldPay
9 197 (1.16%) Splunk
10 174 (1.03%) Atlassian
11 164 (0.97%) IBM
12 155 (0.91%) Sitecore
13 147 (0.87%) Bloomberg
14 140 (0.83%) Informatica
15 133 (0.78%) HP
16 130 (0.77%) VMware
17 118 (0.70%) Red Hat
18 88 (0.52%) AppDynamics
19 86 (0.51%) SimCorp
20 85 (0.50%) Reuters