Period
to 25 January 2020

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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
England > London
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 15,812 19,750 21,008
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.10% 31.32% 30.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.33% 33.82% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12,071 15,217 16,986
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 47,434 58,403 65,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.30% 92.60% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 38,027 47,153 53,062
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +3.45%
10th Percentile £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 25 January 2020.

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 25 January 2020. 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 3,302 £70,000 +3.70% 755
West London 0 622 £62,500 +4.17% 308
South London 0 449 £63,750 +10.87% 91
East London -1 131 £60,000 - 102
North London -1 54 £57,500 +21.05% 22
Agile Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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 4,742 (29.99%) Finance
2 4,415 (27.92%) Java
3 4,069 (25.73%) Scrum
4 3,871 (24.48%) JavaScript
5 3,865 (24.44%) AWS
6 3,429 (21.69%) C#
7 3,357 (21.23%) DevOps
8 3,315 (20.97%) TDD
9 3,022 (19.11%) Azure
10 2,916 (18.44%) .NET
11 2,915 (18.44%) Software Engineering
12 2,904 (18.37%) SQL
13 2,772 (17.53%) Microservices
14 2,755 (17.42%) Python
15 2,166 (13.70%) Docker
16 2,051 (12.97%) SQL Server
17 2,037 (12.88%) Git (software)
18 1,994 (12.61%) HTML
19 1,871 (11.83%) React
20 1,865 (11.79%) CSS
21 1,835 (11.61%) BDD
22 1,785 (11.29%) Test Automation
23 1,774 (11.22%) AngularJS
24 1,763 (11.15%) Degree
25 1,754 (11.09%) Continuous Integration
26 1,728 (10.93%) Web Services
27 1,695 (10.72%) Problem-Solving
28 1,635 (10.34%) Microsoft
29 1,587 (10.04%) Banking
30 1,584 (10.02%) Kubernetes

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
1 533 (3.37%) Confluence
2 465 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 430 (2.72%) Apache Spark
4 324 (2.05%) CMS
5 181 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 152 (0.96%) Apache
7 126 (0.80%) Tomcat
8 121 (0.77%) IIS
9 112 (0.71%) EPiServer
10 101 (0.64%) Umbraco
11 96 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
12 85 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 84 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
14 72 (0.46%) WebSphere
15 69 (0.44%) WordPress
16 57 (0.36%) SAS
17 54 (0.34%) nginx
18 42 (0.27%) Mule
19 37 (0.23%) Drupal
19 37 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 204 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 189 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
3 155 (0.98%) Sketch
4 146 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
5 124 (0.78%) MS Visio
6 112 (0.71%) InVision
7 101 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 46 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 46 (0.29%) Photoshop
9 39 (0.25%) Chatbot
10 37 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 25 (0.16%) Adobe XD
12 20 (0.13%) Zeplin
13 17 (0.11%) Figma
14 15 (0.095%) Marvel
15 9 (0.057%) Adobe Premiere
15 9 (0.057%) SPSS
16 8 (0.051%) OmniGraffle
17 7 (0.044%) ProjectWise
18 6 (0.038%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 105 (0.66%) FINCAD Analytics
2 103 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 75 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
4 74 (0.47%) Magento
5 38 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
6 34 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
7 28 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 27 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 26 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
9 26 (0.16%) NetSuite
10 18 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
10 18 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
11 17 (0.11%) Markit EDM
11 17 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
12 16 (0.10%) Front Arena
13 15 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
13 15 (0.095%) R3 Corda
14 14 (0.089%) HFM
14 14 (0.089%) thinkFolio
15 8 (0.051%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3,865 (24.44%) AWS
2 3,022 (19.11%) Azure
3 868 (5.49%) GCP
4 619 (3.91%) SaaS
5 573 (3.62%) Serverless
6 509 (3.22%) GitHub
7 396 (2.50%) Amazon S3
8 355 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
9 331 (2.09%) PaaS
10 299 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
11 276 (1.75%) Power Platform
12 264 (1.67%) OpenShift
13 261 (1.65%) Amazon SQS
14 232 (1.47%) Amazon ECS
15 229 (1.45%) Office 365
16 218 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
17 182 (1.15%) IaaS
18 179 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
19 111 (0.70%) npm
20 81 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 318 (2.01%) Internet
2 192 (1.21%) Firewall
3 160 (1.01%) HTTP
4 117 (0.74%) DNS
5 77 (0.49%) WAN
6 58 (0.37%) VPN
7 57 (0.36%) TCP/IP
8 53 (0.34%) MPLS
9 46 (0.29%) DHCP
9 46 (0.29%) Intranet
10 42 (0.27%) Unified Communications
11 37 (0.23%) SSL
12 33 (0.21%) Broadband
13 30 (0.19%) SAN
13 30 (0.19%) Skype
14 29 (0.18%) LAN
15 27 (0.17%) Wireshark
16 23 (0.15%) FTP
17 22 (0.14%) SSH
18 21 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,051 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 1,053 (6.66%) NoSQL
3 880 (5.57%) Big Data
4 658 (4.16%) PostgreSQL
5 548 (3.47%) MySQL
6 537 (3.40%) MongoDB
7 530 (3.35%) Relational Database
8 498 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
9 419 (2.65%) Hadoop
10 339 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
11 332 (2.10%) Redis
12 290 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 284 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
14 254 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 254 (1.61%) Power BI
15 244 (1.54%) Amazon Athena
16 197 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
17 196 (1.24%) Amazon Redshift
18 187 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 163 (1.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2,037 (12.88%) Git (software)
2 1,323 (8.37%) Jenkins
3 1,315 (8.32%) JIRA
4 730 (4.62%) Selenium
5 454 (2.87%) Cucumber
6 425 (2.69%) TeamCity
7 360 (2.28%) Maven
8 323 (2.04%) Visual Studio
9 321 (2.03%) Octopus Deploy
10 304 (1.92%) JUnit
11 274 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
12 256 (1.62%) WebDriver
13 245 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 242 (1.53%) Bitbucket
15 229 (1.45%) webpack
16 211 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
17 189 (1.20%) SpecFlow
18 182 (1.15%) NUnit
19 177 (1.12%) Jasmine
20 176 (1.11%) Artifactory
General
1 4,742 (29.99%) Finance
2 1,587 (10.04%) Banking
3 984 (6.22%) Retail
4 961 (6.08%) Front Office
5 747 (4.72%) Marketing
6 549 (3.47%) Games
7 342 (2.16%) Public Sector
8 260 (1.64%) Investment Banking
9 241 (1.52%) Telecoms
10 235 (1.49%) Legal
11 233 (1.47%) Advertising
12 192 (1.21%) Law
13 134 (0.85%) Back Office
14 121 (0.77%) Publishing
15 117 (0.74%) Financial Institution
16 105 (0.66%) Manufacturing
17 86 (0.54%) Billing
18 67 (0.42%) Retail Banking
19 60 (0.38%) Local Government
20 44 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6,034 (38.16%) Developer
2 1,555 (9.83%) Java Developer
3 1,480 (9.36%) Senior Developer
4 1,305 (8.25%) Analyst
5 1,178 (7.45%) .NET Developer
6 1,020 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 1,018 (6.44%) Software Engineer
8 905 (5.72%) Architect
9 798 (5.05%) Business Analyst
10 788 (4.98%) Project Manager
11 614 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
12 574 (3.63%) C# .NET Developer
13 543 (3.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 478 (3.02%) React Developer
15 469 (2.97%) Java Engineer
16 463 (2.93%) Senior Java Developer
17 460 (2.91%) Consultant
18 451 (2.85%) JavaScript Developer
19 423 (2.68%) Python Developer
20 409 (2.59%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,916 (18.44%) .NET
2 1,994 (12.61%) HTML
3 1,871 (11.83%) React
4 1,865 (11.79%) CSS
5 1,774 (11.22%) AngularJS
6 1,728 (10.93%) Web Services
7 1,446 (9.14%) Node.js
8 1,348 (8.53%) ASP.NET
9 1,331 (8.42%) REST
10 1,230 (7.78%) RESTful
11 1,144 (7.24%) Spring
12 886 (5.60%) .NET Core
13 854 (5.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 847 (5.36%) HTML5
15 833 (5.27%) ASP.NET MVC
16 716 (4.53%) .NET Framework
17 607 (3.84%) Spring Boot
18 575 (3.64%) J2EE
19 539 (3.41%) Kafka
20 529 (3.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1,271 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1,175 (7.43%) User Experience
3 991 (6.27%) Greenfield Project
4 751 (4.75%) Fixed Income
5 600 (3.79%) Mobile App
6 572 (3.62%) Derivative
7 504 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
8 488 (3.09%) Equities
9 473 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 430 (2.72%) Hedge funds
11 422 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
12 352 (2.23%) Algorithms
13 306 (1.94%) Cloud Native
14 303 (1.92%) Data Structures
15 289 (1.83%) Management Information System
16 277 (1.75%) Public Cloud
17 246 (1.56%) Blog
18 213 (1.35%) Data Centre
19 160 (1.01%) Virtual Team
20 159 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1,270 (8.03%) Linux
2 797 (5.04%) Windows
3 484 (3.06%) Android
4 463 (2.93%) Apple iOS
5 461 (2.92%) Unix
6 124 (0.78%) Windows Server
7 119 (0.75%) Mac OS X
8 85 (0.54%) CentOS
9 80 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 46 (0.29%) VMS
11 40 (0.25%) Windows 10
12 33 (0.21%) Ubuntu
13 26 (0.16%) Solaris
14 24 (0.15%) Fedora
15 21 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (0.10%) Mac OS
17 13 (0.082%) Debian
18 10 (0.063%) Windows 7
19 8 (0.051%) Kali Linux
20 7 (0.044%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,069 (25.73%) Scrum
2 3,357 (21.23%) DevOps
3 3,315 (20.97%) TDD
4 2,915 (18.44%) Software Engineering
5 2,772 (17.53%) Microservices
6 1,835 (11.61%) BDD
7 1,785 (11.29%) Test Automation
8 1,754 (11.09%) Continuous Integration
9 1,695 (10.72%) Problem-Solving
10 1,546 (9.78%) Analytics
11 1,493 (9.44%) Fintech
12 1,433 (9.06%) Mentoring
13 1,347 (8.52%) MVC
14 1,326 (8.39%) Kanban
15 1,271 (8.04%) Project Management
16 1,216 (7.69%) SDLC
17 1,178 (7.45%) Computer Science
18 1,177 (7.44%) Asset Management
19 1,134 (7.17%) OO
20 1,098 (6.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4,415 (27.92%) Java
2 3,871 (24.48%) JavaScript
3 3,429 (21.69%) C#
4 2,904 (18.37%) SQL
5 2,755 (17.42%) Python
6 792 (5.01%) Java 8
7 727 (4.60%) Ruby
8 606 (3.83%) TypeScript
9 586 (3.71%) Scala
10 509 (3.22%) C++
11 508 (3.21%) R
12 482 (3.05%) Kotlin
13 479 (3.03%) T-SQL
14 468 (2.96%) PHP
15 415 (2.62%) PowerShell
16 345 (2.18%) ES6
17 320 (2.02%) Go
18 301 (1.90%) Bash Shell
19 293 (1.85%) C
20 197 (1.25%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1,763 (11.15%) Degree
2 600 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 293 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 164 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 148 (0.94%) PMI Certification
6 129 (0.82%) PMP
7 109 (0.69%) ISTQB
8 105 (0.66%) ISEB
9 93 (0.59%) CISSP
10 86 (0.54%) Master's Degree
11 84 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 80 (0.51%) PhD
13 73 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
14 62 (0.39%) CISM
15 60 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 49 (0.31%) DV Cleared
16 49 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 47 (0.30%) AWS Certification
18 46 (0.29%) MCP
19 43 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,389 (8.78%) QA
2 191 (1.21%) Data Quality
3 190 (1.20%) PMO
4 130 (0.82%) SLA
5 114 (0.72%) GDPR
6 78 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 38 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 20 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
8 20 (0.13%) PSD2
9 19 (0.12%) Solvency II
10 17 (0.11%) NIST
11 16 (0.10%) COBIT
11 16 (0.10%) EMIR
11 16 (0.10%) IFRS
11 16 (0.10%) MiFID
12 15 (0.095%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 12 (0.076%) NCSC
14 8 (0.051%) Cyber Essentials
14 8 (0.051%) WCAG
15 6 (0.038%) SEPA
System Software
1 2,166 (13.70%) Docker
2 218 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 110 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 58 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
5 55 (0.35%) HDFS
6 54 (0.34%) Hyper-V
7 40 (0.25%) VirtualBox
8 26 (0.16%) Firmware
9 20 (0.13%) NFS
10 19 (0.12%) vSphere
11 10 (0.063%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 10 (0.063%) Xen
12 9 (0.057%) Postfix
12 9 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (0.051%) Varnish
14 7 (0.044%) OpenSSH
15 6 (0.038%) OpenAM
15 6 (0.038%) VMware NSX
16 5 (0.032%) Virtual Servers
17 4 (0.025%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 1,584 (10.02%) Kubernetes
2 884 (5.59%) Terraform
3 718 (4.54%) Ansible
4 442 (2.80%) Puppet
5 395 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
6 114 (0.72%) Packer
7 113 (0.71%) Grafana
8 112 (0.71%) Prometheus
9 107 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
10 93 (0.59%) Mesos
11 90 (0.57%) Kibana
12 78 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
13 72 (0.46%) Rancher
14 64 (0.40%) Salt
15 62 (0.39%) Nagios
16 61 (0.39%) SCCM
17 56 (0.35%) Consul
18 54 (0.34%) Marathon
19 51 (0.32%) Istio
20 47 (0.30%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1,635 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 798 (5.05%) Oracle
3 660 (4.17%) Google
4 434 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
5 302 (1.91%) WorldPay
6 292 (1.85%) Tableau
7 263 (1.66%) Adobe
8 253 (1.60%) SAP
9 178 (1.13%) FIS
10 163 (1.03%) IBM
11 153 (0.97%) Informatica
12 150 (0.95%) Atlassian
13 140 (0.89%) Sitecore
13 140 (0.89%) VMware
14 134 (0.85%) Splunk
15 132 (0.83%) Bloomberg
16 127 (0.80%) HP
17 114 (0.72%) Red Hat
18 88 (0.56%) ServiceNow
19 85 (0.54%) Cloudera