Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Project Management
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 803 861 950
Rank change year-on-year +58 +89 -3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Project Management 376 344 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 318 227 284
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -6.10% -3.18%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,250 £40,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -13.64%

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 153,971 162,157 179,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.11% 91.53% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 122,527 129,139 149,493
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Project Management in the UK

Agile Project Management
Top 16 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 19 August 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 +35 349 £52,500 +1.97% 35
UK excluding London +55 187 £50,000 +11.11% 20
London +47 182 £65,000 +18.18% 15
South East +13 54 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North of England +32 52 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North West +29 34 £50,000 +2.56% 3
East of England +33 31 £37,500 -34.78% 3
Midlands +25 16 £54,500 +39.74% 2
South West +6 15 £47,500 - 9
Yorkshire +36 14 £48,750 +2.09%
Wales +5 11 £50,000 +14.29%
East Midlands +14 9 £54,500 -0.91% 1
West Midlands +17 7 £35,000 -10.26% 1
Scotland -17 7 £62,500 +17.81%
North East -18 4 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Northern Ireland +5 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 376 (100.00%) Project Management
1 376 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (38.03%) Scrum
3 82 (21.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 78 (20.74%) Finance
5 77 (20.48%) Microsoft
6 68 (18.09%) JIRA
7 66 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
8 63 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
8 63 (16.76%) PRINCE2
9 58 (15.43%) DevOps
10 55 (14.63%) Mentoring
11 54 (14.36%) JavaScript
11 54 (14.36%) SQL
12 51 (13.56%) Kanban
12 51 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
13 50 (13.30%) User Stories
14 48 (12.77%) Coaching
14 48 (12.77%) SDLC
15 47 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
16 46 (12.23%) HTML
16 46 (12.23%) Retail
17 45 (11.97%) AngularJS
18 43 (11.44%) User Experience
18 43 (11.44%) Test Automation
19 42 (11.17%) .NET
20 40 (10.64%) Python
21 39 (10.37%) Waterfall
22 38 (10.11%) jQuery
23 37 (9.84%) SQL Server

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 11 (2.93%) OpenStack
2 10 (2.66%) Mule
2 10 (2.66%) Mule ESB
3 8 (2.13%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.33%) CMS
4 5 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.06%) Alfresco
5 4 (1.06%) Apache
6 3 (0.80%) Drupal
6 3 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.53%) Confluence
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.53%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.53%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.27%) JBoss
8 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (4.52%) MS Visio
2 16 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (4.26%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.86%) Magento
2 6 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.53%) Loan IQ
4 2 (0.53%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.53%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.27%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 51 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (8.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (5.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (3.72%) Trello
5 13 (3.46%) Boomi
5 13 (3.46%) GitHub
6 12 (3.19%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 11 (2.93%) npm
8 9 (2.39%) Office 365
9 6 (1.60%) SaaS
10 4 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (1.06%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.80%) Flurry Analytics
11 3 (0.80%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.80%) Slack
12 2 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.53%) Serverless
13 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.13%) HTTP
1 8 (2.13%) Kerberos
2 5 (1.33%) Skype
3 3 (0.80%) Network Security
4 2 (0.53%) LAN
4 2 (0.53%) SAN
4 2 (0.53%) SMS
4 2 (0.53%) SSH
4 2 (0.53%) WAN
4 2 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.27%) DSL
5 1 (0.27%) Firewall
5 1 (0.27%) Internet
5 1 (0.27%) Intranet
5 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 34 (9.04%) NoSQL
3 27 (7.18%) MongoDB
4 25 (6.65%) Relational Database
5 20 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (5.05%) MySQL
7 15 (3.99%) RDBMS
8 14 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (2.66%) Power BI
13 9 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.60%) Hadoop
14 6 (1.60%) OLAP
15 5 (1.33%) Amazon Redshift
15 5 (1.33%) Big Data
15 5 (1.33%) Redis
16 4 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
17 3 (0.80%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 68 (18.09%) JIRA
2 36 (9.57%) Git (software)
3 30 (7.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (3.99%) Jenkins
5 13 (3.46%) VersionOne
6 11 (2.93%) Bower
6 11 (2.93%) TeamCity
7 8 (2.13%) Subversion
8 6 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (1.60%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.06%) JIRA Agile
9 4 (1.06%) Selenium
9 4 (1.06%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (0.80%) JMeter
10 3 (0.80%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.27%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.27%) Grunt
11 1 (0.27%) Jasmine
General
1 78 (20.74%) Finance
2 46 (12.23%) Retail
3 23 (6.12%) Marketing
4 14 (3.72%) Banking
5 11 (2.93%) Legal
6 10 (2.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (2.13%) Back Office
7 8 (2.13%) Law
8 6 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.33%) Advertising
9 5 (1.33%) Publishing
10 4 (1.06%) Billing
10 4 (1.06%) Front Office
10 4 (1.06%) Games
10 4 (1.06%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.06%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.80%) Automotive
11 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.53%) German Language
12 2 (0.53%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 102 (27.13%) Project Manager
2 76 (20.21%) Developer
3 50 (13.30%) Agile Project Manager
4 43 (11.44%) Analyst
5 36 (9.57%) Scrum Master
6 34 (9.04%) Delivery Manager
7 31 (8.24%) Consultant
8 26 (6.91%) Business Analyst
9 19 (5.05%) .NET Developer
9 19 (5.05%) Agile Delivery Manager
10 17 (4.52%) Software Developer
10 17 (4.52%) Software Project Manager
11 16 (4.26%) Python Developer
12 15 (3.99%) Senior Manager
13 14 (3.72%) C# Developer
13 14 (3.72%) IT Manager
13 14 (3.72%) Programme Manager
13 14 (3.72%) Senior Project Manager
14 13 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
15 12 (3.19%) Salesforce Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (12.23%) HTML
2 45 (11.97%) AngularJS
3 42 (11.17%) .NET
4 38 (10.11%) jQuery
5 28 (7.45%) CSS
5 28 (7.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 23 (6.12%) Backbone.js
7 22 (5.85%) RESTful
8 20 (5.32%) React
9 17 (4.52%) Django
10 16 (4.26%) HTML5
11 15 (3.99%) CSS3
11 15 (3.99%) Middleware
11 15 (3.99%) Ruby on Rails
11 15 (3.99%) Web Services
12 13 (3.46%) ASP.NET
13 11 (2.93%) Mason
13 11 (2.93%) SOAP
13 11 (2.93%) XML
14 10 (2.66%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 63 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (11.44%) User Experience
3 32 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 32 (8.51%) Mobile App
4 23 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (2.93%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.86%) Fintech
6 7 (1.86%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.33%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.33%) PMI
9 4 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.06%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.06%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.80%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (0.80%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (0.80%) Online Games
11 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.79%) Linux
2 10 (2.66%) Unix
2 10 (2.66%) Windows
3 6 (1.60%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.53%) Android
4 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 376 (100.00%) Project Management
2 143 (38.03%) Scrum
3 82 (21.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 66 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
5 63 (16.76%) PRINCE2
6 58 (15.43%) DevOps
7 55 (14.63%) Mentoring
8 51 (13.56%) Kanban
9 50 (13.30%) User Stories
10 48 (12.77%) Coaching
10 48 (12.77%) SDLC
11 47 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (11.44%) Test Automation
13 39 (10.37%) Waterfall
14 35 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
15 34 (9.04%) Process Improvement
16 33 (8.78%) Business Analysis
17 32 (8.51%) TDD
18 30 (7.98%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (14.36%) JavaScript
1 54 (14.36%) SQL
2 40 (10.64%) Python
3 28 (7.45%) C#
4 23 (6.12%) Java
5 20 (5.32%) Ruby
6 12 (3.19%) PHP
7 11 (2.93%) Apex Code
8 8 (2.13%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.60%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.33%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.33%) Go
11 4 (1.06%) C
11 4 (1.06%) R
11 4 (1.06%) XPath
11 4 (1.06%) XQuery
12 3 (0.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (0.80%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.53%) RPG
13 2 (0.53%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 32 (8.51%) Degree
2 12 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (2.66%) CISA
3 10 (2.66%) CISM
3 10 (2.66%) CISSP
3 10 (2.66%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.13%) APMP
5 7 (1.86%) CEH
5 7 (1.86%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.60%) PMP
7 4 (1.06%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (1.06%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.80%) IIBA
8 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.53%) ACCA
9 2 (0.53%) CBAP
9 2 (0.53%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.05%) QA
2 11 (2.93%) GCP
2 11 (2.93%) PMO
3 5 (1.33%) COBIT
3 5 (1.33%) SLA
4 4 (1.06%) GDPR
5 1 (0.27%) Basel III
5 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.27%) SEPA
5 1 (0.27%) TARGET2
System Software
1 8 (2.13%) Docker
2 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (3.19%) Puppet
2 12 (3.19%) Terraform
3 10 (2.66%) Ansible
4 8 (2.13%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.06%) CA Service Virtualization
6 3 (0.80%) Nagios
6 3 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.80%) yum
7 2 (0.53%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.27%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (0.27%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.27%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 77 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.65%) Google
3 16 (4.26%) IBM
3 16 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (3.72%) Oracle
4 14 (3.72%) Twitter
5 13 (3.46%) Dell
6 12 (3.19%) WSO2
7 11 (2.93%) MuleSoft
7 11 (2.93%) Talend
7 11 (2.93%) TIBCO
7 11 (2.93%) webMethods
8 9 (2.39%) CA Agile Central
9 8 (2.13%) SnapLogic
10 6 (1.60%) Cognos
11 5 (1.33%) Tableau
12 4 (1.06%) CA
12 4 (1.06%) Green Hat
12 4 (1.06%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.80%) comScore