Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 381 477 725
Rank change year-on-year +96 +248 +124
Permanent jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework 514 430 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.77% 0.57% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.61% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 165 131 108
London median annual salary £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.45% +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £46,250 £60,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £100,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%

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 61,214 70,151 69,914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.60% 92.80% 91.90%
Number of salaries quoted 49,476 54,024 60,190
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,492
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 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
South London +1 16 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Central London -6 11 £73,750 -1.67% 26
West London -2 7 £103,750 +38.33% 2
East London -7 5 £62,500 -
Scaled Agile Framework
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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.

1 511 (99.42%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (59.34%) Problem-Solving
3 261 (50.78%) Finance
4 252 (49.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 241 (46.89%) Scrum
6 186 (36.19%) C#
7 174 (33.85%) User Stories
8 159 (30.93%) SQL Server
9 150 (29.18%) Degree
10 149 (28.99%) SQL
11 143 (27.82%) .NET
12 139 (27.04%) DevOps
13 137 (26.65%) JavaScript
14 113 (21.98%) Coaching
15 111 (21.60%) Asset Management
15 111 (21.60%) Business Analysis
16 109 (21.21%) Test Automation
17 107 (20.82%) Management Information System
18 106 (20.62%) Kanban
19 101 (19.65%) Microsoft
20 98 (19.07%) Software Engineering
21 91 (17.70%) Information Security
22 86 (16.73%) Stakeholder Management
22 86 (16.73%) HTML
23 85 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
24 82 (15.95%) AngularJS
25 76 (14.79%) Mentoring
26 72 (14.01%) Java
27 70 (13.62%) Change Management
27 70 (13.62%) React

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 39 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (3.11%) Confluence
3 5 (0.97%) Apache
3 5 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.19%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.11%) thinkFolio
2 12 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.95%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.78%) BASE24
4 4 (0.78%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 62 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (6.81%) PaaS
4 17 (3.31%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (3.31%) GitHub
4 17 (3.31%) Route 53
4 17 (3.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 13 (2.53%) Office 365
6 9 (1.75%) SaaS
7 6 (1.17%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.78%) Akamai
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.19%) Apigee
9 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.19%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.25%) HTTP
2 13 (2.53%) Intranet
3 6 (1.17%) Firewall
3 6 (1.17%) Internet
4 4 (0.78%) DNS
5 1 (0.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (30.93%) SQL Server
2 64 (12.45%) Big Data
3 60 (11.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 36 (7.00%) Hadoop
5 34 (6.61%) MySQL
5 34 (6.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (5.64%) Power BI
7 27 (5.25%) Cosmos DB
8 20 (3.89%) NoSQL
9 17 (3.31%) Amazon RDS
9 17 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (2.92%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 15 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.97%) Couchbase
12 4 (0.78%) Informix
12 4 (0.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 60 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (9.14%) JIRA
3 31 (6.03%) Git (software)
4 30 (5.84%) Visual Studio
5 29 (5.64%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (1.95%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.78%) HP UFT
9 3 (0.58%) VersionOne
10 2 (0.39%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.19%) JMeter
11 1 (0.19%) JUnit
11 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.19%) Mockito
11 1 (0.19%) NeoLoad
General
1 261 (50.78%) Finance
2 60 (11.67%) Banking
3 58 (11.28%) Front Office
4 52 (10.12%) Games
5 47 (9.14%) Marketing
6 21 (4.09%) Back Office
6 21 (4.09%) Legal
7 13 (2.53%) Retail
8 7 (1.36%) Digital Economy
9 6 (1.17%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.39%) Automotive
11 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (22.96%) Developer
2 81 (15.76%) Analyst
3 60 (11.67%) Architect
4 43 (8.37%) Business Analyst
4 43 (8.37%) Scrum Master
5 35 (6.81%) C# Developer
5 35 (6.81%) Technical Leader
6 32 (6.23%) Solutions Architect
7 30 (5.84%) Development Manager
8 25 (4.86%) Agile Coach
9 19 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
9 19 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
9 19 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
10 18 (3.50%) Lead Developer
11 17 (3.31%) Technical Analyst
12 16 (3.11%) Java Developer
13 15 (2.92%) .NET Developer
13 15 (2.92%) Consultant
13 15 (2.92%) Principal Developer
14 14 (2.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (27.82%) .NET
2 86 (16.73%) HTML
3 82 (15.95%) AngularJS
4 70 (13.62%) React
5 67 (13.04%) HTML5
6 49 (9.53%) .NET Core
7 48 (9.34%) Redux
8 40 (7.78%) Web Services
9 36 (7.00%) WPF
10 35 (6.81%) WCF
11 34 (6.61%) SailPoint
12 33 (6.42%) Kafka
13 31 (6.03%) ASP.NET Web API
13 31 (6.03%) Entity Framework
13 31 (6.03%) LINQ
14 28 (5.45%) REST
15 27 (5.25%) JMS
15 27 (5.25%) SOAP
16 23 (4.47%) Middleware
17 20 (3.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 107 (20.82%) Management Information System
2 85 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (11.09%) Computer Science
4 45 (8.75%) Tandem
5 39 (7.59%) Robotics
6 38 (7.39%) Fixed Income
6 38 (7.39%) User Experience
7 25 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (3.11%) Equities
8 16 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (2.72%) Virtual Team
10 12 (2.33%) Derivative
11 9 (1.75%) Fintech
12 6 (1.17%) Internet of Things
13 4 (0.78%) Cloud Native
14 3 (0.58%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.58%) PMI
14 3 (0.58%) Private Cloud
15 2 (0.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.33%) Linux
2 5 (0.97%) Windows
3 3 (0.58%) Android
3 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 511 (99.42%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (59.34%) Problem-Solving
3 252 (49.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 241 (46.89%) Scrum
5 174 (33.85%) User Stories
6 139 (27.04%) DevOps
7 113 (21.98%) Coaching
8 111 (21.60%) Asset Management
8 111 (21.60%) Business Analysis
9 109 (21.21%) Test Automation
10 106 (20.62%) Kanban
11 98 (19.07%) Software Engineering
12 91 (17.70%) Information Security
13 86 (16.73%) Stakeholder Management
14 76 (14.79%) Mentoring
15 70 (13.62%) Change Management
16 68 (13.23%) Decision-Making
17 64 (12.45%) Project Management
18 62 (12.06%) Agile Coaching
19 60 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 186 (36.19%) C#
2 149 (28.99%) SQL
3 137 (26.65%) JavaScript
4 72 (14.01%) Java
5 42 (8.17%) Python
6 34 (6.61%) BeanShell
6 34 (6.61%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.78%) C
7 4 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.39%) Java 8
8 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.39%) Scala
9 1 (0.19%) PHP
9 1 (0.19%) R
9 1 (0.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 150 (29.18%) Degree
2 53 (10.31%) SAFe Agilist
3 11 (2.14%) CISSP
3 11 (2.14%) SC Cleared
3 11 (2.14%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.36%) CFA
4 7 (1.36%) CIMA
5 5 (0.97%) CISA
5 5 (0.97%) CISM
5 5 (0.97%) CRISC
6 4 (0.78%) ISEB
6 4 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.58%) MBA
7 3 (0.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (0.58%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (12.45%) QA
2 10 (1.95%) PMO
3 2 (0.39%) GDPR
3 2 (0.39%) MiFID
4 1 (0.19%) PSD2
System Software
1 11 (2.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.19%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 15 (2.92%) Automic
2 7 (1.36%) Terraform
3 5 (0.97%) Packer
4 4 (0.78%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.39%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.39%) Puppet
6 1 (0.19%) Ansible
6 1 (0.19%) Istio
6 1 (0.19%) Mesos
Vendors
1 101 (19.65%) Microsoft
2 52 (10.12%) Cadence
3 35 (6.81%) Tableau
4 34 (6.61%) ServiceNow
5 29 (5.64%) Telerik
6 27 (5.25%) Pega
7 16 (3.11%) Charles River
8 14 (2.72%) WorldPay
9 5 (0.97%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (0.78%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.78%) F5
10 4 (0.78%) HP
10 4 (0.78%) New Relic
11 3 (0.58%) ForgeRock
11 3 (0.58%) Google
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle
12 2 (0.39%) Siebel
13 1 (0.19%) Ab Initio
13 1 (0.19%) Adobe
13 1 (0.19%) MicroStrategy