Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Agile Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Project Management over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Project Management
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 895 880
Rank change year-on-year +42 -15 +100
Permanent jobs citing Agile Project Management 361 351 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 274 307 390
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year +11.11% -8.63% +0.51%

Agile Project Management 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 162655 168863 192975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 128479 140408 158967
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Agile Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Agile Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Management in the UK

Agile Project Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Project Management.

Salary trend for Agile Project Management in the UK

Agile Project Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Project Management over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Project Management in the UK

Agile Project Management
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Project Management within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
England +46 349 £59,000 +7.27% 22
London +14 210 £65,000 +13.04% 11
UK excluding London +54 148 £50,000 +11.11% 13
South East +68 56 £52,500 +23.53% 3
North of England +1 34 £50,000 +11.11% 4
North West +6 22 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South West +31 21 £37,500 -3.85%
East of England +10 17 £70,000 -6.67% 3
Midlands +39 13 £39,000 -19.59% 1
Yorkshire +6 11 £45,182 +0.40% 2
West Midlands +16 9 £39,000 -17.89%
Scotland -23 6 £48,000 +12.94% 1
East Midlands +43 4 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Wales - 3 £40,000 -
North East +7 1 £35,000 -2.78% 1

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 361 (100.00%) Project Management
1 361 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (42.11%) Scrum
3 116 (32.13%) PRINCE2
4 91 (25.21%) Finance
5 71 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 68 (18.84%) SDLC
7 60 (16.62%) Analytical Skills
8 56 (15.51%) JIRA
9 49 (13.57%) DevOps
10 48 (13.30%) Degree
11 47 (13.02%) Kanban
12 44 (12.19%) QA
13 43 (11.91%) JavaScript
13 43 (11.91%) .NET
14 42 (11.63%) Information Security
15 41 (11.36%) Java
16 40 (11.08%) SQL
16 40 (11.08%) Change Management
16 40 (11.08%) User Stories
16 40 (11.08%) Coaching
17 38 (10.53%) Waterfall
18 37 (10.25%) Continuous Improvement
19 34 (9.42%) CISSP
19 34 (9.42%) Business Analysis
20 33 (9.14%) Microsoft
20 33 (9.14%) Retail
21 32 (8.86%) Banking
22 31 (8.59%) TDD
22 31 (8.59%) PMI Certification

Agile Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 29 (8.03%) Confluence
2 9 (2.49%) CMS
2 9 (2.49%) JBoss
2 9 (2.49%) WebLogic
2 9 (2.49%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.94%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.66%) CICS
5 5 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.39%) WordPress
6 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.55%) Apache
7 2 (0.55%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.55%) IIS
7 2 (0.55%) Moodle
7 2 (0.55%) nginx
7 2 (0.55%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (0.28%) Drupal
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (7.76%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (3.88%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (4.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.55%) Magento
3 2 (0.55%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 7 (1.94%) SaaS
4 4 (1.11%) PaaS
5 3 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.83%) IaaS
6 2 (0.55%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 2 (0.55%) Office 365
7 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.28%) GitHub
7 1 (0.28%) Heroku
7 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.77%) SMS
2 2 (0.55%) Firewall
2 2 (0.55%) Internet
2 2 (0.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.94%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.66%) Blockchain
4 6 (1.66%) DB2
4 6 (1.66%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.66%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.39%) Big Data
5 5 (1.39%) MySQL
5 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.83%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.55%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.55%) Data Mart
7 2 (0.55%) HBase
7 2 (0.55%) Power BI
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 56 (15.51%) JIRA
2 14 (3.88%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.32%) VersionOne
4 10 (2.77%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.49%) ClearCase
5 9 (2.49%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.49%) Subversion
5 9 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.39%) JIRA Agile
7 3 (0.83%) NUnit
7 3 (0.83%) Selenium
7 3 (0.83%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.83%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.83%) TestComplete
7 3 (0.83%) TestPartner
7 3 (0.83%) TestRail
7 3 (0.83%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.83%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.55%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 91 (25.21%) Finance
2 33 (9.14%) Retail
3 32 (8.86%) Banking
4 26 (7.20%) Marketing
5 14 (3.88%) German Language
6 11 (3.05%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.77%) Games
8 9 (2.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (2.22%) Electronics
10 7 (1.94%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.66%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.66%) Retail Banking
12 5 (1.39%) Legal
12 5 (1.39%) Publishing
13 3 (0.83%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.83%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.55%) Advertising
14 2 (0.55%) Automotive
14 2 (0.55%) Back Office
14 2 (0.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 117 (32.41%) Project Manager
2 55 (15.24%) Agile Project Manager
3 40 (11.08%) Delivery Manager
4 36 (9.97%) Consultant
4 36 (9.97%) Developer
5 31 (8.59%) Analyst
6 27 (7.48%) Delivery Project Manager
7 26 (7.20%) Scrum Master
8 25 (6.93%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 24 (6.65%) Digital Project Manager
9 24 (6.65%) Senior Manager
10 22 (6.09%) Business Analyst
11 21 (5.82%) Security Consultant
12 19 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
13 18 (4.99%) Development Manager
14 15 (4.16%) Senior Security Consultant
14 15 (4.16%) Systems Manager
14 15 (4.16%) Team Leader
15 14 (3.88%) Systems Delivery Manager
16 12 (3.32%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (11.91%) .NET
2 17 (4.71%) HTML
2 17 (4.71%) jQuery
3 16 (4.43%) CSS
3 16 (4.43%) XML
4 15 (4.16%) Web Services
5 14 (3.88%) ASP.NET
6 13 (3.60%) AngularJS
7 12 (3.32%) CSS3
8 11 (3.05%) J2EE
9 10 (2.77%) HTML5
9 10 (2.77%) JMS
9 10 (2.77%) JSP
10 9 (2.49%) EJB
10 9 (2.49%) Hibernate
10 9 (2.49%) Servlets
10 9 (2.49%) Struts
10 9 (2.49%) WSDL
10 9 (2.49%) XSD
11 8 (2.22%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 60 (16.62%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.48%) Computer Science
3 22 (6.09%) PMI
4 20 (5.54%) Mobile App
5 16 (4.43%) iPad
6 15 (4.16%) EPoS
7 10 (2.77%) User Experience
8 9 (2.49%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.94%) Fintech
11 6 (1.66%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.66%) Mainframe
12 5 (1.39%) Digital Media
13 4 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
14 3 (0.83%) Mobile Games
14 3 (0.83%) Social Media
15 2 (0.55%) Derivative
15 2 (0.55%) Learning Management System
15 2 (0.55%) NHS
15 2 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.94%) Windows
2 6 (1.66%) Android
2 6 (1.66%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.83%) Linux
3 3 (0.83%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.28%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 361 (100.00%) Project Management
2 152 (42.11%) Scrum
3 116 (32.13%) PRINCE2
4 71 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 68 (18.84%) SDLC
6 49 (13.57%) DevOps
7 47 (13.02%) Kanban
8 42 (11.63%) Information Security
9 40 (11.08%) Change Management
9 40 (11.08%) Coaching
9 40 (11.08%) User Stories
10 38 (10.53%) Waterfall
11 37 (10.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 34 (9.42%) Business Analysis
13 31 (8.59%) Continuous Delivery
13 31 (8.59%) CRM
13 31 (8.59%) Mentoring
13 31 (8.59%) TDD
14 28 (7.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (11.91%) JavaScript
2 41 (11.36%) Java
3 40 (11.08%) SQL
4 26 (7.20%) C#
5 24 (6.65%) Python
6 16 (4.43%) C
7 15 (4.16%) PHP
8 12 (3.32%) Ruby
9 8 (2.22%) Apex Code
10 6 (1.66%) Assembly Language
10 6 (1.66%) COBOL
10 6 (1.66%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.39%) C++
12 4 (1.11%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.55%) Go
13 2 (0.55%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.55%) R
13 2 (0.55%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.55%) VB
13 2 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 48 (13.30%) Degree
2 34 (9.42%) CISSP
3 31 (8.59%) PMI Certification
4 29 (8.03%) CISM
5 27 (7.48%) CEH
5 27 (7.48%) CISA
6 16 (4.43%) PMP
7 13 (3.60%) APMP
8 12 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (2.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (1.39%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.11%) ISEB
12 2 (0.55%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.28%) MCP
13 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.19%) QA
2 6 (1.66%) Basel III
2 6 (1.66%) SEPA
2 6 (1.66%) TARGET2
3 5 (1.39%) COBIT
3 5 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.39%) PMO
3 5 (1.39%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) GDPR
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (5.26%) Docker
2 3 (0.83%) LXC
3 2 (0.55%) HDFS
3 2 (0.55%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.55%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (3.05%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.49%) Ansible
3 4 (1.11%) Terraform
4 3 (0.83%) Mesos
4 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.55%) Graphite
5 2 (0.55%) Icinga
5 2 (0.55%) Kibana
5 2 (0.55%) logstash
5 2 (0.55%) Puppet
5 2 (0.55%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.28%) Consul
6 1 (0.28%) Packer
6 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (9.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.71%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (3.60%) Oracle
4 12 (3.32%) SAP
5 9 (2.49%) Chordiant
6 6 (1.66%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.39%) CA Agile Central
7 5 (1.39%) Google
7 5 (1.39%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.11%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.83%) Facebook
10 2 (0.55%) Apple
10 2 (0.55%) ATG
10 2 (0.55%) Demandware
10 2 (0.55%) HP
10 2 (0.55%) hybris
10 2 (0.55%) WooCommerce
11 1 (0.28%) Lotus
11 1 (0.28%) Sun
11 1 (0.28%) VMware