Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Kanban skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Kanban over the 6 months to 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 164 218
Rank change year-on-year +19 +54 +33
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 4228 3960 3471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.42% 2.07% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.32% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3396 3506 3011
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Kanban 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 157092 170968 192910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.95% 89.19% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 123714 142316 158568
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 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Kanban as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in the UK

Kanban
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Kanban in the UK

Kanban
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Kanban in the UK

Kanban
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 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 +19 3987 £55,000 - 351
London +9 2308 £60,000 - 166
UK excluding London +38 1841 £50,000 +5.26% 196
South East +62 509 £50,000 -1.96% 55
North of England -1 496 £47,500 - 68
North West -27 302 £48,250 +13.53% 43
South West +27 268 £47,500 -5.00% 22
Midlands +33 239 £47,500 +11.76% 21
Yorkshire +13 182 £47,500 - 22
West Midlands +70 173 £48,500 -11.82% 10
East of England +4 168 £53,200 -3.27% 19
Scotland +37 108 £50,000 -7.41% 4
East Midlands -1 64 £45,750 +22.00% 10
Northern Ireland +13 39 £35,000 +4.48% 2
Wales -7 14 £42,500 +6.25% 5
North East +11 12 £41,838 -16.08% 3

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing Kanban 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 Kanban.

1 4018 (95.03%) Agile Software Development
2 3767 (89.10%) Scrum
3 2152 (50.90%) TDD
4 1407 (33.28%) Java
5 1345 (31.81%) .NET
6 1273 (30.11%) C#
7 1265 (29.92%) BDD
8 1185 (28.03%) Continuous Integration
9 1166 (27.58%) JavaScript
10 1160 (27.44%) SQL Server
11 1105 (26.14%) Finance
12 1003 (23.72%) MVC
13 888 (21.00%) HTML
14 812 (19.21%) AngularJS
15 791 (18.71%) SQL
16 772 (18.26%) Git (software)
17 748 (17.69%) CSS
18 706 (16.70%) Amazon AWS
19 683 (16.15%) JIRA
20 669 (15.82%) ASP.NET
21 648 (15.33%) Software Engineering
22 634 (15.00%) WPF
23 628 (14.85%) Test Automation
24 596 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
25 580 (13.72%) DevOps
26 574 (13.58%) Web Services
27 572 (13.53%) Spring
28 563 (13.32%) RESTful
29 557 (13.17%) NoSQL
30 555 (13.13%) Degree

Kanban
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
1 306 (7.24%) Tomcat
2 241 (5.70%) Elasticsearch
3 214 (5.06%) JBoss
4 187 (4.42%) Apache
5 179 (4.23%) Apache Spark
6 175 (4.14%) Confluence
7 111 (2.63%) WebSphere
8 96 (2.27%) CMS
9 94 (2.22%) SharePoint
10 84 (1.99%) Jetty
11 76 (1.80%) Mule
12 69 (1.63%) Mule ESB
13 63 (1.49%) WebLogic
14 50 (1.18%) OpenStack
15 49 (1.16%) Apache Solr
15 49 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 48 (1.14%) nginx
17 39 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
18 27 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
19 24 (0.57%) IIS
Applications
1 58 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 46 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
4 44 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
5 41 (0.97%) Photoshop
6 39 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
7 16 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 13 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 12 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
10 11 (0.26%) InVision
11 10 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
12 8 (0.19%) UXPin
13 3 (0.071%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.071%) Mingle
14 2 (0.047%) EngageOne
15 1 (0.024%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 32 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.71%) Magento
3 20 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
4 19 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
5 7 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
6 6 (0.14%) SAP GRC
7 5 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.095%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.095%) nopCommerce
8 4 (0.095%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.095%) Unit4 Business World
9 3 (0.071%) BASE24
9 3 (0.071%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.071%) Postilion
10 2 (0.047%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.047%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.047%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.024%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 706 (16.70%) Amazon AWS
2 428 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 176 (4.16%) SaaS
4 113 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
5 68 (1.61%) GitHub
6 50 (1.18%) PaaS
7 47 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
8 41 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
9 32 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
10 31 (0.73%) IaaS
11 29 (0.69%) Office 365
12 23 (0.54%) Amazon S3
13 22 (0.52%) G Suite
14 21 (0.50%) Serverless
15 20 (0.47%) Slack
16 16 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
17 14 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 14 (0.33%) OpenShift
18 12 (0.28%) iPaaS
19 8 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 159 (3.76%) Internet
2 78 (1.84%) Broadband
3 73 (1.73%) HTTP
4 65 (1.54%) Hyperconnected
5 30 (0.71%) AMQP
6 28 (0.66%) DNS
7 18 (0.43%) TCP/IP
8 16 (0.38%) Firewall
9 11 (0.26%) SSL
10 7 (0.17%) Ethernet
10 7 (0.17%) RS-232
10 7 (0.17%) WinSCP
11 6 (0.14%) BIG-IP
11 6 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
11 6 (0.14%) SSH
12 5 (0.12%) DHCP
12 5 (0.12%) Network Security
12 5 (0.12%) Skype
12 5 (0.12%) VLAN
12 5 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1160 (27.44%) SQL Server
2 557 (13.17%) NoSQL
3 513 (12.13%) MongoDB
4 415 (9.82%) MySQL
5 405 (9.58%) SQL Server 2014
6 324 (7.66%) Relational Database
7 216 (5.11%) SQL Server 2016
8 203 (4.80%) Big Data
9 178 (4.21%) Hadoop
10 169 (4.00%) Redis
11 155 (3.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 140 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
13 106 (2.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 102 (2.41%) RDBMS
15 98 (2.32%) Oracle Database
16 88 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
17 87 (2.06%) Couchbase
18 64 (1.51%) Neo4j
19 54 (1.28%) Riak
20 53 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 772 (18.26%) Git (software)
2 683 (16.15%) JIRA
3 537 (12.70%) Jenkins
4 506 (11.97%) NUnit
5 419 (9.91%) Moq
6 395 (9.34%) Rhino Mocks
7 300 (7.10%) Selenium
8 296 (7.00%) JUnit
9 263 (6.22%) TeamCity
10 253 (5.98%) Cucumber
11 252 (5.96%) MSTest
12 220 (5.20%) Maven
13 176 (4.16%) Subversion
14 169 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 114 (2.70%) Hudson
16 100 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 100 (2.37%) WebDriver
17 92 (2.18%) Mercurial
18 86 (2.03%) SoapUI
19 83 (1.96%) IntelliJ
General
1 1105 (26.14%) Finance
2 501 (11.85%) Retail
3 428 (10.12%) Banking
4 343 (8.11%) Marketing
5 264 (6.24%) Telecoms
6 243 (5.75%) Investment Banking
7 231 (5.46%) Games
8 216 (5.11%) Retail Banking
9 166 (3.93%) Manufacturing
10 151 (3.57%) Electronics
11 84 (1.99%) Advertising
12 49 (1.16%) Back Office
13 44 (1.04%) Legal
14 36 (0.85%) Front Office
15 35 (0.83%) Publishing
16 14 (0.33%) Automotive
17 12 (0.28%) Music Industry
18 10 (0.24%) Online Betting
19 5 (0.12%) Italian Language
19 5 (0.12%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 2114 (50.00%) Developer
2 806 (19.06%) .NET Developer
3 579 (13.69%) Java Developer
4 551 (13.03%) C# Developer
5 425 (10.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 354 (8.37%) Analyst
7 351 (8.30%) Senior Developer
8 269 (6.36%) Architect
9 244 (5.77%) Scrum Master
10 225 (5.32%) Business Analyst
11 215 (5.09%) Software Engineer
12 177 (4.19%) Senior Java Developer
13 174 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
14 171 (4.04%) Agile Developer
14 171 (4.04%) Software Developer
15 168 (3.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 165 (3.90%) Technical Architect
17 157 (3.71%) C# WPF Developer
17 157 (3.71%) WPF Developer
18 153 (3.62%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1345 (31.81%) .NET
2 888 (21.00%) HTML
3 812 (19.21%) AngularJS
4 748 (17.69%) CSS
5 669 (15.82%) ASP.NET
6 634 (15.00%) WPF
7 596 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 574 (13.58%) Web Services
9 572 (13.53%) Spring
10 563 (13.32%) RESTful
11 437 (10.34%) REST
12 411 (9.72%) HTML5
13 402 (9.51%) Node.js
14 394 (9.32%) WCF
15 377 (8.92%) ASP.NET Web API
16 375 (8.87%) Hibernate
17 360 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 321 (7.59%) XML
19 319 (7.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 318 (7.52%) React
Miscellaneous
1 520 (12.30%) Computer Science
2 399 (9.44%) Greenfield Project
3 331 (7.83%) User Experience
4 234 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
5 210 (4.97%) Mobile App
6 181 (4.28%) Management Information System
7 170 (4.02%) Algorithms
8 168 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
9 130 (3.07%) Fintech
10 110 (2.60%) Data Structures
11 95 (2.25%) Tandem
12 82 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
13 65 (1.54%) Client/Server
13 65 (1.54%) Social Network
14 48 (1.14%) iPad
14 48 (1.14%) Public Cloud
15 46 (1.09%) Data Centre
16 39 (0.92%) Streaming Music
17 35 (0.83%) Online Games
18 34 (0.80%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 529 (12.51%) Linux
2 488 (11.54%) Windows
3 221 (5.23%) Unix
4 127 (3.00%) Android
4 127 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 24 (0.57%) Windows Server
6 18 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 17 (0.40%) Solaris
8 15 (0.35%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.26%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.19%) CentOS
11 7 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 5 (0.12%) Debian
13 4 (0.095%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.047%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.024%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.024%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.024%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.024%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4018 (95.03%) Agile Software Development
2 3767 (89.10%) Scrum
3 2152 (50.90%) TDD
4 1265 (29.92%) BDD
5 1185 (28.03%) Continuous Integration
6 1003 (23.72%) MVC
7 648 (15.33%) Software Engineering
8 628 (14.85%) Test Automation
9 580 (13.72%) DevOps
10 518 (12.25%) OO
11 475 (11.23%) Dependency Injection
12 471 (11.14%) E-Commerce
13 420 (9.93%) SDLC
14 418 (9.89%) Mentoring
15 400 (9.46%) Web Application Development
16 371 (8.77%) Microservices
17 363 (8.59%) Continuous Delivery
18 340 (8.04%) Project Management
19 334 (7.90%) Multithreading
20 317 (7.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1407 (33.28%) Java
2 1273 (30.11%) C#
3 1166 (27.58%) JavaScript
4 791 (18.71%) SQL
5 490 (11.59%) Python
6 376 (8.89%) Ruby
7 324 (7.66%) PHP
8 215 (5.09%) Scala
9 173 (4.09%) C++
10 128 (3.03%) F#
11 114 (2.70%) Groovy
12 112 (2.65%) C
13 110 (2.60%) Perl
14 96 (2.27%) VB.NET
15 91 (2.15%) T-SQL
16 85 (2.01%) Bash Shell
17 79 (1.87%) Go
18 76 (1.80%) TypeScript
19 73 (1.73%) PowerShell
20 60 (1.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 555 (13.13%) Degree
2 263 (6.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 128 (3.03%) Master's Degree
4 71 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 51 (1.21%) SC Cleared
6 39 (0.92%) PMI Certification
7 36 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (0.85%) PMP
8 34 (0.80%) ISTQB
9 29 (0.69%) ISEB
10 19 (0.45%) CITP
10 19 (0.45%) MCAD
10 19 (0.45%) MCP
10 19 (0.45%) MCSD
10 19 (0.45%) MCTS
11 13 (0.31%) APMP
11 13 (0.31%) MBA
12 8 (0.19%) APMG
13 7 (0.17%) OCP
13 7 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 456 (10.79%) QA
2 29 (0.69%) PMO
3 19 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.38%) GDPR
5 11 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.21%) MiFID
6 9 (0.21%) PSD2
7 8 (0.19%) COBIT
8 4 (0.095%) SLA
9 3 (0.071%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 2 (0.047%) WAI
11 1 (0.024%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.024%) Section 508
11 1 (0.024%) WCAG
System Software
1 396 (9.37%) Docker
2 31 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 24 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.33%) vSphere
5 12 (0.28%) VirtualBox
6 10 (0.24%) HDFS
6 10 (0.24%) Xen
7 8 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.17%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.095%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.095%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.071%) iptables
11 1 (0.024%) Cygwin
11 1 (0.024%) LXC
Systems Management
1 293 (6.93%) Puppet
2 217 (5.13%) Ansible
3 192 (4.54%) Opscode Chef
4 161 (3.81%) Kibana
5 126 (2.98%) Kubernetes
6 95 (2.25%) Terraform
7 76 (1.80%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 75 (1.77%) WSUS
9 36 (0.85%) logstash
10 29 (0.69%) Docker Swarm
10 29 (0.69%) Salt
11 24 (0.57%) Grafana
12 20 (0.47%) Mesos
13 17 (0.40%) Cobbler
14 15 (0.35%) Packer
15 12 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
15 12 (0.28%) Nagios
16 9 (0.21%) HockeyApp
17 7 (0.17%) Graphite
17 7 (0.17%) StatsD
Vendors
1 498 (11.78%) Oracle
2 444 (10.50%) Microsoft
3 181 (4.28%) SAP
4 162 (3.83%) Google
5 85 (2.01%) Apple
6 71 (1.68%) Murex
7 70 (1.66%) Twitter
8 68 (1.61%) Facebook
9 67 (1.58%) Atlassian
10 65 (1.54%) CA Agile Central
11 63 (1.49%) IBM
12 61 (1.44%) Sybase
13 55 (1.30%) Zend
14 53 (1.25%) Splunk
14 53 (1.25%) Tableau
15 49 (1.16%) Perforce
16 43 (1.02%) hybris
17 37 (0.88%) New Relic
18 26 (0.61%) Red Hat
18 26 (0.61%) VMware