Period
to 12 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Scaled Agile Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scaled Agile Framework over the 6 months to 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 274 301 421
Rank change year-on-year +27 +120 +251
Permanent jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework 636 702 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.19% 1.06% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.14% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 220 214 214
London median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,650 £51,250
90th Percentile £115,125 £120,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

Scaled Agile Framework 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 50,007 61,574 69,508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.20% 92.54% 93.81%
Number of salaries quoted 40,316 49,775 54,182
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 £52,541 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.08% +5.00% -

Scaled Agile Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Scaled Agile Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Scaled Agile Framework in London

Scaled Agile Framework
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework in London.

Salary trend for Scaled Agile Framework in London

Scaled Agile Framework
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework in London over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Scaled Agile Framework in London

Scaled Agile Framework
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework within the London region over the 6 months to 12 December 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 +77 66 £80,000 +17.22% 8
West London +15 13 £60,000 -40.00%
South London -16 6 £62,500 -3.85% 3
North London - 3 £80,000 -
Scaled Agile Framework
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, IT jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework 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 Scaled Agile Framework.

1 627 (98.58%) Agile Software Development
2 364 (57.23%) Finance
3 319 (50.16%) Scrum
4 171 (26.89%) Asset Management
5 160 (25.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 153 (24.06%) DevOps
7 152 (23.90%) Problem-Solving
8 144 (22.64%) Kanban
9 128 (20.13%) SQL
10 127 (19.97%) Investment Management
11 118 (18.55%) Coaching
12 107 (16.82%) Enterprise Architecture
13 102 (16.04%) Change Management
14 95 (14.94%) User Stories
15 93 (14.62%) Git (software)
16 89 (13.99%) Azure
17 88 (13.84%) Mentoring
18 87 (13.68%) C#
19 86 (13.52%) Microsoft
19 86 (13.52%) Degree
19 86 (13.52%) Thought Leadership
20 84 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
21 83 (13.05%) Software Engineering
21 83 (13.05%) .NET
22 80 (12.58%) Microservices
23 79 (12.42%) TDD
24 78 (12.26%) WorldPay
25 77 (12.11%) Data Modelling
26 76 (11.95%) SQL Server
27 74 (11.64%) Marketing

Scaled Agile Framework
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 31 (4.87%) EPiServer
2 15 (2.36%) Confluence
3 10 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (0.94%) CMS
6 6 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.47%) Apache
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.16%) nginx
8 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.16%) TPMS
Applications
1 25 (3.93%) MS Visio
2 8 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.20%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 89 (13.99%) Azure
2 69 (10.85%) AWS
3 23 (3.62%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 23 (3.62%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 21 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (3.30%) Power Platform
5 13 (2.04%) OpenShift
6 12 (1.89%) PaaS
7 10 (1.57%) Serverless
8 8 (1.26%) GitHub
9 7 (1.10%) SaaS
10 6 (0.94%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.63%) GCP
12 3 (0.47%) Office 365
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.16%) G Suite
13 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.16%) Heroku
13 1 (0.16%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.04%) HTTP
2 6 (0.94%) Internet
2 6 (0.94%) Intranet
3 1 (0.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 62 (9.75%) NoSQL
3 44 (6.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (5.82%) Redis
5 31 (4.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 30 (4.72%) CouchDB
7 21 (3.30%) Power BI
7 21 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (3.14%) BusinessObjects
8 20 (3.14%) Couchbase
8 20 (3.14%) Oracle Database
9 16 (2.52%) Big Data
10 5 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.47%) OLAP
11 3 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.31%) GIS
12 2 (0.31%) IBM InfoSphere
13 1 (0.16%) Aerospike
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.16%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 93 (14.62%) Git (software)
2 64 (10.06%) JIRA
3 58 (9.12%) Octopus Deploy
4 53 (8.33%) NUnit
5 35 (5.50%) Jenkins
6 34 (5.35%) Visual Studio Team System
7 33 (5.19%) Jasmine
7 33 (5.19%) Karma Test Runner
8 28 (4.40%) Selenium
8 28 (4.40%) SpecFlow
8 28 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (3.46%) Visual Studio
10 21 (3.30%) RStudio
11 20 (3.14%) Oracle Forms
12 14 (2.20%) Postman
12 14 (2.20%) SoapUI
13 13 (2.04%) Katalon Studio
14 10 (1.57%) Bitbucket
15 5 (0.79%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.79%) Maven
General
1 364 (57.23%) Finance
2 74 (11.64%) Marketing
3 66 (10.38%) Banking
3 66 (10.38%) Front Office
4 37 (5.82%) Back Office
5 36 (5.66%) Legal
6 22 (3.46%) Retail
7 9 (1.42%) Games
8 7 (1.10%) Advertising
9 6 (0.94%) Law
10 5 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.47%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.31%) Publishing
13 2 (0.31%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.16%) Billing
14 1 (0.16%) Local Government
14 1 (0.16%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 119 (18.71%) Architect
2 98 (15.41%) Analyst
3 92 (14.47%) Developer
4 58 (9.12%) Scrum Master
5 51 (8.02%) Delivery Manager
6 45 (7.08%) Analyst Developer
7 41 (6.45%) Release Engineer
7 41 (6.45%) Release Train Engineer
8 38 (5.97%) Software Engineer
9 34 (5.35%) Programme Manager
10 32 (5.03%) Enterprise Architect
11 31 (4.87%) Solutions Architect
12 30 (4.72%) Consultant
13 29 (4.56%) Agile Delivery Manager
14 28 (4.40%) .NET Software Engineer
14 28 (4.40%) Business Analyst
15 24 (3.77%) Agile Coach
16 23 (3.62%) Agile Delivery Lead
16 23 (3.62%) Business Architect
16 23 (3.62%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (13.05%) .NET
2 72 (11.32%) Web Services
3 57 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
4 50 (7.86%) REST
5 43 (6.76%) SOAP
6 41 (6.45%) RESTful
7 40 (6.29%) Kafka
8 39 (6.13%) WCF
9 37 (5.82%) .NET Framework
10 36 (5.66%) Enzyme
10 36 (5.66%) Jest
11 34 (5.35%) RabbitMQ
12 33 (5.19%) XML
13 30 (4.72%) .NET Core
14 29 (4.56%) FpML
15 28 (4.40%) React
16 26 (4.09%) JSON
17 25 (3.93%) Redux
18 23 (3.62%) Visualforce
19 21 (3.30%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 84 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (10.22%) Self-Motivation
3 46 (7.23%) Fixed Income
4 30 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (4.40%) User Experience
6 23 (3.62%) Marketing Technology
6 23 (3.62%) Tandem
7 21 (3.30%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (2.67%) Cloud Native
8 17 (2.67%) Virtual Team
9 13 (2.04%) Public Cloud
10 12 (1.89%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.42%) SWIFT
12 8 (1.26%) Life Science
13 7 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (1.10%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.94%) Internet of Things
15 3 (0.47%) Blog
15 3 (0.47%) Market Risk
15 3 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (4.56%) Windows
2 21 (3.30%) Unix
3 11 (1.73%) Linux
4 8 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.47%) Android
5 3 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.16%) CentOS
6 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (98.58%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (50.16%) Scrum
3 171 (26.89%) Asset Management
4 160 (25.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 153 (24.06%) DevOps
6 152 (23.90%) Problem-Solving
7 144 (22.64%) Kanban
8 127 (19.97%) Investment Management
9 118 (18.55%) Coaching
10 107 (16.82%) Enterprise Architecture
11 102 (16.04%) Change Management
12 95 (14.94%) User Stories
13 88 (13.84%) Mentoring
14 86 (13.52%) Thought Leadership
15 83 (13.05%) Software Engineering
16 80 (12.58%) Microservices
17 79 (12.42%) TDD
18 77 (12.11%) Data Modelling
19 73 (11.48%) Collaborative Working
20 72 (11.32%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 128 (20.13%) SQL
2 87 (13.68%) C#
3 43 (6.76%) Java
4 40 (6.29%) Python
4 40 (6.29%) T-SQL
5 38 (5.97%) JavaScript
6 23 (3.62%) Apex Code
7 20 (3.14%) PL/SQL
8 15 (2.36%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.10%) Scala
10 6 (0.94%) C
11 4 (0.63%) Clojure
12 3 (0.47%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.47%) ES6
12 3 (0.47%) R
12 3 (0.47%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.16%) F#
13 1 (0.16%) Go
Qualifications
1 86 (13.52%) Degree
2 35 (5.50%) SAFe Agilist
3 34 (5.35%) CFA
3 34 (5.35%) CIMA
4 10 (1.57%) ISEB
5 7 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.10%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (0.94%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.94%) PMP
7 5 (0.79%) APMP
7 5 (0.79%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.31%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.16%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.97%) QA
2 9 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.10%) PMO
4 4 (0.63%) COBIT
5 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (5.82%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) KVM
2 1 (0.16%) oVirt
2 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (4.25%) Kubernetes
2 20 (3.14%) Automic
3 10 (1.57%) Ansible
4 3 (0.47%) Mesos
5 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.31%) Puppet
6 1 (0.16%) Graphite
6 1 (0.16%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.16%) Kibana
6 1 (0.16%) logstash
6 1 (0.16%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.16%) Terraform
6 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (13.52%) Microsoft
2 78 (12.26%) WorldPay
3 71 (11.16%) Salesforce.com
4 54 (8.49%) FIS
5 48 (7.55%) Tealium
6 34 (5.35%) Casewise
7 30 (4.72%) Cadence
8 29 (4.56%) Pardot
8 29 (4.56%) Tableau
9 25 (3.93%) Oracle
10 23 (3.62%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 21 (3.30%) SAP
12 20 (3.14%) FactSet
13 14 (2.20%) Pega
14 11 (1.73%) Atlassian
15 8 (1.26%) Splunk
16 7 (1.10%) Hortonworks
16 7 (1.10%) LogicMonitor
16 7 (1.10%) Moogsoft
17 6 (0.94%) Sitecore