Period
to 28 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
England > South East
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 144 358 321
Rank change year-on-year +214 -37 +138
Permanent jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework 151 150 238
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.86% 0.59% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.65% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 108 131 184
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% - +4.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,420 22,912 26,270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.33% 90.42% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6,059 18,435 21,669
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.71% - +5.00%

Scaled Agile Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Scaled Agile Framework as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Scaled Agile Framework in the South East

Scaled Agile Framework
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework in the South East.

Salary trend for Scaled Agile Framework in the South East

Scaled Agile Framework
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework in the South East over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Scaled Agile Framework in the South East

Scaled Agile Framework
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 28 October 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
West Sussex +103 81 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Hampshire +117 31 £62,250 -23.38% 4
East Sussex +65 23 £60,000 +14.36% 2
Surrey +76 10 £67,500 +12.50% 2
Thames Valley +123 6 £55,000 -12.00% 8
Berkshire +96 5 £55,000 -12.00% 3
Oxfordshire +69 1 - -
Scaled Agile Framework
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Scaled Agile Framework.

1 140 (92.72%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (47.02%) Azure
3 67 (44.37%) .NET
4 60 (39.74%) DevOps
5 58 (38.41%) C#
6 57 (37.75%) SQL Server
7 52 (34.44%) React
8 51 (33.77%) Microservices
9 48 (31.79%) Skype
9 48 (31.79%) Scrum
10 47 (31.13%) HTML
10 47 (31.13%) SQL
10 47 (31.13%) CSS
11 46 (30.46%) .NET Core
12 44 (29.14%) ASP.NET
13 43 (28.48%) IaaS
14 39 (25.83%) Git (software)
15 37 (24.50%) PaaS
16 36 (23.84%) .NET Framework
16 36 (23.84%) HTTP
16 36 (23.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 36 (23.84%) SOLID
16 36 (23.84%) ASP.NET Core
16 36 (23.84%) Redux
17 35 (23.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 35 (23.18%) SOA
17 35 (23.18%) MVC
17 35 (23.18%) jQuery
17 35 (23.18%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (23.18%) Team Foundation Server

Scaled Agile Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 35 (23.18%) NServiceBus
2 7 (4.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.32%) Confluence
4 1 (0.66%) Apache
4 1 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.66%) CMS
4 1 (0.66%) GemFire
4 1 (0.66%) SAS
4 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (17.22%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (7.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (7.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.66%) InVision
3 1 (0.66%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 71 (47.02%) Azure
2 43 (28.48%) IaaS
3 37 (24.50%) PaaS
4 8 (5.30%) BlazeMeter
5 7 (4.64%) SaaS
6 2 (1.32%) AWS
6 2 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.66%) GitHub
7 1 (0.66%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 48 (31.79%) Skype
2 36 (23.84%) HTTP
3 11 (7.28%) DHCP
3 11 (7.28%) DNS
3 11 (7.28%) Firewall
3 11 (7.28%) LAN
3 11 (7.28%) WLAN
4 4 (2.65%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (0.66%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (37.75%) SQL Server
2 35 (23.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (25.83%) Git (software)
2 35 (23.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.96%) JIRA
4 8 (5.30%) JMeter
4 8 (5.30%) Selenium
5 7 (4.64%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.64%) SpecFlow
5 7 (4.64%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.99%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.32%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.66%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.66%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.66%) Charles Proxy
8 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.66%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.66%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.66%) JUnit
8 1 (0.66%) Subversion
8 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (8.61%) Finance
2 9 (5.96%) Public Sector
3 6 (3.97%) Electronics
4 5 (3.31%) Marketing
5 4 (2.65%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.32%) Advertising
6 2 (1.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.66%) Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (27.81%) Developer
2 39 (25.83%) Senior Developer
3 29 (19.21%) .NET Developer
3 29 (19.21%) Senior .NET Developer
4 20 (13.25%) Scrum Master
5 16 (10.60%) Architect
6 12 (7.95%) QA Engineer
7 11 (7.28%) Break Fix Engineer
7 11 (7.28%) Wintel Engineer
8 9 (5.96%) Enterprise Architect
8 9 (5.96%) Software Engineer
9 8 (5.30%) Consultant
9 8 (5.30%) Performance Engineer
9 8 (5.30%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (4.64%) .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (4.64%) C# Software Engineer
10 7 (4.64%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (4.64%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 7 (4.64%) Senior QA Engineer
11 6 (3.97%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (44.37%) .NET
2 52 (34.44%) React
3 47 (31.13%) CSS
3 47 (31.13%) HTML
4 46 (30.46%) .NET Core
5 44 (29.14%) ASP.NET
6 36 (23.84%) .NET Framework
6 36 (23.84%) ASP.NET Core
6 36 (23.84%) Redux
6 36 (23.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 35 (23.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (23.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 35 (23.18%) Entity Framework
7 35 (23.18%) jQuery
8 14 (9.27%) REST
9 12 (7.95%) AngularJS
9 12 (7.95%) OAuth
9 12 (7.95%) OAuth2
9 12 (7.95%) OpenID
10 11 (7.28%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.57%) Driving Licence
2 15 (9.93%) Data Centre
3 13 (8.61%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.28%) CMDB
5 8 (5.30%) Client/Server
5 8 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.30%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.65%) PKI
8 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.32%) PMI
8 2 (1.32%) User Experience
9 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.66%) Replication
9 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.54%) Windows
2 11 (7.28%) Windows 10
2 11 (7.28%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.31%) Linux
3 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.65%) CentOS
4 4 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.66%) Unix
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (92.72%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (39.74%) DevOps
3 51 (33.77%) Microservices
4 48 (31.79%) Scrum
5 36 (23.84%) SOLID
6 35 (23.18%) MVC
6 35 (23.18%) SOA
7 25 (16.56%) Test Automation
8 24 (15.89%) Kanban
9 17 (11.26%) Software Engineering
10 16 (10.60%) Release Train
10 16 (10.60%) Systems Engineering
11 12 (7.95%) OWASP
11 12 (7.95%) Programme Management
11 12 (7.95%) Servant Leadership
12 11 (7.28%) Data Protection
12 11 (7.28%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (7.28%) Patch Management
12 11 (7.28%) Server Patching
12 11 (7.28%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.41%) C#
2 47 (31.13%) SQL
3 23 (15.23%) JavaScript
4 18 (11.92%) PowerShell
4 18 (11.92%) TypeScript
5 11 (7.28%) VB
6 9 (5.96%) C++
7 3 (1.99%) C
7 3 (1.99%) Python
8 2 (1.32%) Go
9 1 (0.66%) ES6
9 1 (0.66%) Java
9 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (22.52%) Security Cleared
2 24 (15.89%) DV Cleared
3 13 (8.61%) Degree
4 9 (5.96%) ISTQB
5 7 (4.64%) ISEB
6 5 (3.31%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.32%) APMG
7 2 (1.32%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.66%) APMP
8 1 (0.66%) CEH
8 1 (0.66%) CISM
8 1 (0.66%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.60%) QA
2 7 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (3.97%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.66%) COBIT
4 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (11.92%) Docker
2 17 (11.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.28%) Active Directory
3 11 (7.28%) Virtual Desktop
3 11 (7.28%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (7.28%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (7.28%) VMware Server
4 5 (3.31%) vSphere
5 1 (0.66%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (11.92%) Kubernetes
2 16 (10.60%) SCCM
3 11 (7.28%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 11 (7.28%) WSUS
4 9 (5.96%) Terraform
5 8 (5.30%) Grafana
6 5 (3.31%) SCOM
6 5 (3.31%) vRealize
7 4 (2.65%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (2.65%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (12.58%) VMware
2 15 (9.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.31%) SolarWinds
4 4 (2.65%) Cisco
4 4 (2.65%) Gemalto
4 4 (2.65%) Juniper
4 4 (2.65%) McAfee
4 4 (2.65%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.65%) SAP
5 3 (1.99%) CA
5 3 (1.99%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.66%) Adobe
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle
6 1 (0.66%) Sitecore