Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Project Management
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 854 843 908
Rank change year-on-year -11 +65 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Project Management 349 333 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 297 295 325
UK median annual salary £59,000 £53,600 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.07% -2.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,700 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £79,500 £76,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 158,369 157,147 187,706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.88% 89.53% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 128,702 129,388 155,466
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 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
England +41 326 £59,500 +8.18% 48
London -7 175 £70,000 +16.67% 12
UK excluding London +59 167 £50,000 - 40
South East +14 53 £52,500 +16.67% 11
North of England +11 45 £46,250 -11.90% 13
North West -13 24 £55,000 -4.35% 5
Midlands +29 21 £35,000 -28.57% 7
East of England +5 21 £70,000 -9.68% 3
Yorkshire +29 20 £45,000 -6.25% 6
West Midlands +15 17 £35,000 -40.43% 7
South West +15 13 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Scotland -36 11 £40,000 -16.75% 2
Wales +13 5 £36,250 -14.71% 1
East Midlands +6 4 £30,000 -38.78%
North East -26 1 £35,000 -2.78% 2

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Agile Project Management 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 with a requirement for Agile Project Management.

1 349 (100.00%) Project Management
1 349 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (34.38%) Scrum
3 114 (32.66%) Finance
4 98 (28.08%) PRINCE2
5 82 (23.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 61 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
7 59 (16.91%) SDLC
8 56 (16.05%) User Stories
9 54 (15.47%) Microsoft
10 49 (14.04%) JIRA
11 44 (12.61%) Kanban
12 42 (12.03%) Waterfall
12 42 (12.03%) .NET
13 41 (11.75%) Degree
14 40 (11.46%) Coaching
15 38 (10.89%) Business Analysis
16 36 (10.32%) Mobile App
16 36 (10.32%) SQL
17 35 (10.03%) Service Delivery
18 34 (9.74%) Change Management
18 34 (9.74%) Computer Science
19 33 (9.46%) Retail
20 32 (9.17%) DevOps
21 31 (8.88%) Information Security
22 29 (8.31%) PMI Certification
23 28 (8.02%) Microsoft Project
23 28 (8.02%) Continuous Improvement
24 27 (7.74%) Mentoring
24 27 (7.74%) Continuous Integration

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 10 (2.87%) Confluence
2 8 (2.29%) CMS
3 5 (1.43%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.15%) nginx
5 3 (0.86%) Orchard CMS
6 2 (0.57%) Drupal
6 2 (0.57%) IIS
6 2 (0.57%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.29%) CICS
7 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 28 (8.02%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (5.44%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (5.16%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.43%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.57%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.72%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 11 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.87%) SaaS
4 5 (1.43%) PaaS
5 2 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.57%) GitHub
5 2 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Office 365
6 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.29%) SMS
2 2 (0.57%) Firewall
2 2 (0.57%) VPN
3 1 (0.29%) 5G
3 1 (0.29%) Internet
3 1 (0.29%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.01%) MongoDB
3 12 (3.44%) NoSQL
4 10 (2.87%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.29%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.72%) MySQL
6 6 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.43%) Blockchain
7 5 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.15%) BigQuery
9 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.57%) Big Data
10 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.29%) DB2
11 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.29%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 49 (14.04%) JIRA
2 14 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.44%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.01%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.01%) VersionOne
5 6 (1.72%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.15%) JIRA Agile
6 4 (1.15%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.15%) Xcode
7 3 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.57%) JUnit
8 2 (0.57%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.57%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.29%) NUnit
9 1 (0.29%) Selenium
9 1 (0.29%) Subversion
9 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.29%) WatiN
9 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 114 (32.66%) Finance
2 33 (9.46%) Retail
3 26 (7.45%) Banking
3 26 (7.45%) Marketing
4 15 (4.30%) Legal
5 14 (4.01%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (3.72%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.58%) Games
7 9 (2.58%) Publishing
8 6 (1.72%) Automotive
9 5 (1.43%) Electronics
9 5 (1.43%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.43%) Law
9 5 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.86%) Advertising
10 3 (0.86%) Back Office
11 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.29%) German Language
12 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (28.94%) Project Manager
2 43 (12.32%) Agile Project Manager
3 37 (10.60%) Delivery Manager
3 37 (10.60%) Scrum Master
4 36 (10.32%) Analyst
5 35 (10.03%) Consultant
6 30 (8.60%) Business Analyst
6 30 (8.60%) Developer
7 23 (6.59%) Senior Manager
8 22 (6.30%) IT Manager
9 19 (5.44%) Digital Project Manager
10 16 (4.58%) Agile Delivery Manager
11 14 (4.01%) Development Manager
11 14 (4.01%) Security Consultant
12 13 (3.72%) Delivery Project Manager
12 13 (3.72%) IT Project Manager
12 13 (3.72%) Salesforce Consultant
12 13 (3.72%) Senior Consultant
13 12 (3.44%) Applications Manager
13 12 (3.44%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (12.03%) .NET
2 14 (4.01%) ASP.NET
3 13 (3.72%) AngularJS
3 13 (3.72%) jQuery
3 13 (3.72%) Mason
3 13 (3.72%) RESTful
4 8 (2.29%) .NET Framework
4 8 (2.29%) HTML
4 8 (2.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (2.29%) Web Services
4 8 (2.29%) XML
5 7 (2.01%) Backbone.js
5 7 (2.01%) CSS
6 5 (1.43%) CSS3
6 5 (1.43%) Django
6 5 (1.43%) HTML5
6 5 (1.43%) Middleware
7 4 (1.15%) Java EE
7 4 (1.15%) JSON
7 4 (1.15%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 61 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (10.32%) Mobile App
3 34 (9.74%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.73%) User Experience
5 18 (5.16%) PMI
6 15 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.87%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.29%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.29%) Fintech
9 6 (1.72%) Social Media
10 4 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (1.15%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.86%) Mobile Games
12 2 (0.57%) EPoS
12 2 (0.57%) NHS
12 2 (0.57%) Online Games
12 2 (0.57%) Replication
13 1 (0.29%) iPad
13 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.01%) Android
1 7 (2.01%) Apple iOS
2 6 (1.72%) Linux
3 3 (0.86%) Windows
4 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 349 (100.00%) Project Management
2 120 (34.38%) Scrum
3 98 (28.08%) PRINCE2
4 82 (23.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 59 (16.91%) SDLC
6 56 (16.05%) User Stories
7 44 (12.61%) Kanban
8 42 (12.03%) Waterfall
9 40 (11.46%) Coaching
10 38 (10.89%) Business Analysis
11 35 (10.03%) Service Delivery
12 34 (9.74%) Change Management
13 32 (9.17%) DevOps
14 31 (8.88%) Information Security
15 28 (8.02%) Continuous Improvement
16 27 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (7.74%) Mentoring
17 24 (6.88%) E-Commerce
17 24 (6.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (10.32%) SQL
2 26 (7.45%) Python
3 24 (6.88%) Java
4 23 (6.59%) C#
5 21 (6.02%) JavaScript
6 14 (4.01%) C
7 13 (3.72%) Apex Code
7 13 (3.72%) Ruby
8 8 (2.29%) PHP
9 4 (1.15%) Apple Swift
9 4 (1.15%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.15%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.86%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.86%) VB
10 3 (0.86%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.86%) VB6
11 2 (0.57%) C++
11 2 (0.57%) R
12 1 (0.29%) COBOL
12 1 (0.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 41 (11.75%) Degree
2 29 (8.31%) PMI Certification
3 21 (6.02%) CISM
3 21 (6.02%) CISSP
4 20 (5.73%) PMP
5 19 (5.44%) CEH
5 19 (5.44%) CISA
6 11 (3.15%) APMP
7 7 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (1.72%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.15%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.86%) AAT
11 2 (0.57%) IIBA
11 2 (0.57%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.29%) ISEB
12 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.16%) QA
2 11 (3.15%) SLA
3 8 (2.29%) PMO
4 5 (1.43%) Basel III
4 5 (1.43%) GDPR
4 5 (1.43%) SEPA
4 5 (1.43%) TARGET2
5 4 (1.15%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.57%) COBIT
7 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.29%) PSD2
7 1 (0.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (2.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) LXC
2 1 (0.29%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.58%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.15%) Ansible
3 3 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.57%) Mesos
4 2 (0.57%) Nagios
4 2 (0.57%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.57%) Terraform
4 2 (0.57%) yum
5 1 (0.29%) Graphite
5 1 (0.29%) Icinga
5 1 (0.29%) Kibana
5 1 (0.29%) logstash
5 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (15.47%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.30%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (3.44%) SAP
4 6 (1.72%) Google
4 6 (1.72%) Oracle
5 5 (1.43%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.86%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (0.86%) Facebook
6 3 (0.86%) Sage
7 2 (0.57%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.57%) Apple
7 2 (0.57%) HP
7 2 (0.57%) New Relic
7 2 (0.57%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (0.57%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.57%) Workday
8 1 (0.29%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.29%) IBM
8 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.29%) Tableau