Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 148 186
Rank change year-on-year +3 +38 +56
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 4,075 3,987 3,713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.34% 2.34% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 2.58% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3,287 3,410 3,281
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,500 £77,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +14.46%

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 157,838 154,521 180,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.82% 90.55% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 126,822 126,656 150,189
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 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 +2 3,896 £55,000 +4.76% 518
UK excluding London +13 2,096 £50,000 +11.11% 299
London -14 1,924 £60,000 - 250
North of England -2 635 £50,000 +11.11% 89
South East +47 624 £52,500 +5.00% 86
North West +20 401 £50,000 +11.11% 57
East of England +43 265 £50,000 +5.26% 23
South West -22 257 £47,500 -5.00% 28
Yorkshire -19 212 £47,500 - 25
Midlands -50 190 £50,000 +33.33% 42
West Midlands -32 113 £45,000 +9.09% 25
Scotland -3 90 £45,000 -10.00% 22
East Midlands -31 77 £50,000 +36.99% 17
Wales +8 32 £42,500 +9.68% 5
North East -29 22 £42,500 +70.00% 7
Northern Ireland 0 6 £50,000 +42.86% 4

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing Kanban 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 Kanban.

1 3,841 (94.26%) Agile Software Development
2 3,492 (85.69%) Scrum
3 2,043 (50.13%) TDD
4 1,488 (36.52%) C#
5 1,395 (34.23%) .NET
6 1,310 (32.15%) Java
7 1,236 (30.33%) BDD
8 1,196 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
9 1,193 (29.28%) SQL Server
10 1,008 (24.74%) JavaScript
11 905 (22.21%) Finance
12 837 (20.54%) MVC
13 818 (20.07%) Test Automation
14 768 (18.85%) Software Engineering
15 766 (18.80%) AngularJS
16 731 (17.94%) ASP.NET
17 699 (17.15%) SQL
18 697 (17.10%) JIRA
19 681 (16.71%) DevOps
20 672 (16.49%) Amazon AWS
21 667 (16.37%) HTML
22 633 (15.53%) Git (software)
23 601 (14.75%) WPF
24 596 (14.63%) Dependency Injection
25 559 (13.72%) Microsoft
26 557 (13.67%) CSS
26 557 (13.67%) RESTful
27 539 (13.23%) ASP.NET MVC
28 513 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
29 511 (12.54%) OO

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
1 305 (7.48%) Confluence
2 203 (4.98%) Elasticsearch
3 158 (3.88%) Tomcat
4 91 (2.23%) JBoss
5 88 (2.16%) Apache Spark
6 75 (1.84%) CMS
7 73 (1.79%) Mule
8 69 (1.69%) Apache
9 61 (1.50%) nginx
10 48 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
11 46 (1.13%) WebSphere
12 42 (1.03%) Jetty
13 39 (0.96%) WebLogic
14 32 (0.79%) IIS
14 32 (0.79%) SharePoint
15 29 (0.71%) Apache Solr
16 25 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
17 24 (0.59%) Apache Pig
18 23 (0.56%) Mule ESB
19 19 (0.47%) Drupal
Applications
1 56 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 25 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
4 21 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.22%) InVision
7 8 (0.20%) Mingle
8 7 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
8 7 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.15%) HipChat
10 5 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
11 4 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.074%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.049%) InDesign
14 1 (0.025%) EngageOne
14 1 (0.025%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.025%) PrintSoft PReS
14 1 (0.025%) Weka
Business Applications
1 21 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 8 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (0.12%) Magento
7 5 (0.12%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
8 4 (0.098%) Sage X3
9 3 (0.074%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.074%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.025%) Staffware
10 1 (0.025%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 672 (16.49%) Amazon AWS
2 459 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 193 (4.74%) GitHub
4 126 (3.09%) SaaS
5 106 (2.60%) Slack
6 89 (2.18%) PaaS
7 79 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
8 76 (1.87%) IaaS
9 73 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
10 68 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
11 49 (1.20%) Serverless
12 46 (1.13%) Office 365
13 40 (0.98%) Amazon S3
14 36 (0.88%) G Suite
15 34 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
15 34 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
16 19 (0.47%) OpenShift
17 18 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 15 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 15 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 191 (4.69%) Internet
2 102 (2.50%) Hyperconnected
3 99 (2.43%) HTTP
4 75 (1.84%) Broadband
5 43 (1.06%) Firewall
6 22 (0.54%) SSL
7 20 (0.49%) TCP/IP
8 16 (0.39%) VPN
9 14 (0.34%) SMS
10 9 (0.22%) DNS
11 7 (0.17%) DHCP
12 5 (0.12%) AMQP
12 5 (0.12%) DMZ
13 4 (0.098%) BGP
13 4 (0.098%) DAB
13 4 (0.098%) MQTT
13 4 (0.098%) OSPF
14 3 (0.074%) 3G
14 3 (0.074%) SAN
15 2 (0.049%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,193 (29.28%) SQL Server
2 456 (11.19%) SQL Server 2016
3 308 (7.56%) NoSQL
4 289 (7.09%) MongoDB
5 218 (5.35%) Big Data
6 199 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 192 (4.71%) MySQL
8 145 (3.56%) Hadoop
9 112 (2.75%) Relational Database
10 108 (2.65%) Redis
11 90 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
12 70 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 70 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
12 70 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
13 54 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 54 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 49 (1.20%) Couchbase
15 42 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 32 (0.79%) Apache Hive
16 32 (0.79%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 697 (17.10%) JIRA
2 633 (15.53%) Git (software)
3 488 (11.98%) NUnit
4 463 (11.36%) Jenkins
5 437 (10.72%) Selenium
6 308 (7.56%) Moq
7 303 (7.44%) Rhino Mocks
8 283 (6.94%) MSTest
9 261 (6.40%) Cucumber
10 257 (6.31%) TeamCity
11 180 (4.42%) JUnit
12 174 (4.27%) Maven
13 150 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
14 141 (3.46%) Visual Studio
15 115 (2.82%) WebDriver
16 113 (2.77%) Subversion
17 105 (2.58%) SoapUI
18 100 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 91 (2.23%) Mocha
20 85 (2.09%) Bitbucket
General
1 905 (22.21%) Finance
2 415 (10.18%) Retail
3 270 (6.63%) Banking
4 221 (5.42%) Games
5 186 (4.56%) Marketing
6 110 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 81 (1.99%) Manufacturing
8 70 (1.72%) Investment Banking
9 64 (1.57%) Advertising
10 53 (1.30%) Legal
11 43 (1.06%) Music Industry
12 39 (0.96%) Electronics
13 34 (0.83%) Publishing
14 29 (0.71%) Financial Institution
15 22 (0.54%) Automotive
16 18 (0.44%) Back Office
16 18 (0.44%) Front Office
17 17 (0.42%) Law
18 14 (0.34%) Aerospace
19 9 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,795 (44.05%) Developer
2 879 (21.57%) .NET Developer
3 637 (15.63%) C# Developer
4 541 (13.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 373 (9.15%) Analyst
6 348 (8.54%) Java Developer
7 311 (7.63%) Software Engineer
8 307 (7.53%) Senior Developer
9 281 (6.90%) Scrum Master
10 214 (5.25%) C# WPF Developer
10 214 (5.25%) WPF Developer
11 207 (5.08%) Java Engineer
12 201 (4.93%) ASP.NET Developer
13 198 (4.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 197 (4.83%) Business Analyst
15 191 (4.69%) Software Developer
16 152 (3.73%) Agile Developer
17 136 (3.34%) Senior Java Developer
18 114 (2.80%) Project Manager
19 112 (2.75%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,395 (34.23%) .NET
2 766 (18.80%) AngularJS
3 731 (17.94%) ASP.NET
4 667 (16.37%) HTML
5 601 (14.75%) WPF
6 557 (13.67%) CSS
6 557 (13.67%) RESTful
7 539 (13.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 399 (9.79%) Web Services
9 391 (9.60%) ASP.NET Web API
10 380 (9.33%) Spring
11 363 (8.91%) REST
12 358 (8.79%) Node.js
13 355 (8.71%) KnockoutJS
14 346 (8.49%) React
14 346 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 338 (8.29%) HTML5
16 328 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 302 (7.41%) .NET Framework
18 300 (7.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 337 (8.27%) Greenfield Project
2 316 (7.75%) User Experience
3 300 (7.36%) Computer Science
4 239 (5.87%) Mobile App
5 216 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
6 167 (4.10%) Fintech
7 140 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
8 86 (2.11%) Algorithms
9 73 (1.79%) Social Network
10 69 (1.69%) Client/Server
11 67 (1.64%) Tandem
12 62 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
13 61 (1.50%) Data Structures
14 58 (1.42%) Data Centre
15 50 (1.23%) Virtual Team
16 40 (0.98%) Online Gambling
17 36 (0.88%) Management Information System
18 33 (0.81%) Digital TV
19 31 (0.76%) Social Media
20 30 (0.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 437 (10.72%) Windows
2 384 (9.42%) Linux
3 173 (4.25%) Android
4 152 (3.73%) Apple iOS
5 60 (1.47%) Unix
6 27 (0.66%) Nucleus RTOS
6 27 (0.66%) Windows Phone
7 18 (0.44%) Mac OS X
7 18 (0.44%) Windows Server
8 13 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.20%) CentOS
11 6 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
11 6 (0.15%) Debian
12 4 (0.098%) Solaris
13 3 (0.074%) SUSE
14 2 (0.049%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.025%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.025%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.025%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,841 (94.26%) Agile Software Development
2 3,492 (85.69%) Scrum
3 2,043 (50.13%) TDD
4 1,236 (30.33%) BDD
5 1,196 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
6 837 (20.54%) MVC
7 818 (20.07%) Test Automation
8 768 (18.85%) Software Engineering
9 681 (16.71%) DevOps
10 596 (14.63%) Dependency Injection
11 513 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
12 511 (12.54%) OO
13 437 (10.72%) SDLC
14 434 (10.65%) Microservices
15 409 (10.04%) E-Commerce
16 400 (9.82%) Mentoring
17 398 (9.77%) Web Application Development
18 379 (9.30%) Coaching
19 345 (8.47%) User Stories
20 321 (7.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1,488 (36.52%) C#
2 1,310 (32.15%) Java
3 1,008 (24.74%) JavaScript
4 699 (17.15%) SQL
5 498 (12.22%) Python
6 373 (9.15%) Ruby
7 264 (6.48%) PHP
8 261 (6.40%) Java 8
9 235 (5.77%) C
10 229 (5.62%) Scala
11 226 (5.55%) C++
12 154 (3.78%) T-SQL
13 122 (2.99%) TypeScript
14 120 (2.94%) F#
15 105 (2.58%) PowerShell
16 87 (2.13%) ES6
17 72 (1.77%) Go
18 69 (1.69%) VB.NET
19 66 (1.62%) Bash Shell
20 41 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 390 (9.57%) Degree
2 129 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 123 (3.02%) Security Cleared
4 67 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 44 (1.08%) ISTQB
6 43 (1.06%) PMP
7 41 (1.01%) ISEB
8 39 (0.96%) PMI Certification
9 33 (0.81%) Master's Degree
10 30 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (0.56%) DV Cleared
12 19 (0.47%) SAFe Agilist
13 18 (0.44%) MCSE
14 17 (0.42%) CCNA
14 17 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (0.42%) CISSP
14 17 (0.42%) GIAC
14 17 (0.42%) Linux+ Certification
14 17 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
14 17 (0.42%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 387 (9.50%) QA
2 55 (1.35%) GDPR
3 18 (0.44%) PMO
4 15 (0.37%) GCP
4 15 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.29%) PSD2
6 10 (0.25%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 8 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.098%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.098%) SLA
9 3 (0.074%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.074%) FINREP
9 3 (0.074%) ISO 20022
9 3 (0.074%) MiFID
9 3 (0.074%) SEPA
10 2 (0.049%) COBIT
10 2 (0.049%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.025%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.025%) P3O
11 1 (0.025%) PMBOK
System Software
1 342 (8.39%) Docker
2 22 (0.54%) vSphere
3 21 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 20 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (0.37%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.37%) HDFS
6 5 (0.12%) Xen
7 4 (0.098%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.074%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.074%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.049%) vCloud
9 2 (0.049%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.025%) GridGain
10 1 (0.025%) iptables
Systems Management
1 186 (4.56%) Puppet
2 178 (4.37%) Ansible
3 144 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
4 143 (3.51%) Kibana
5 102 (2.50%) Kubernetes
6 84 (2.06%) Terraform
7 76 (1.87%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 75 (1.84%) WSUS
9 24 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
9 24 (0.59%) Salt
10 20 (0.49%) HockeyApp
11 19 (0.47%) Mesos
12 17 (0.42%) Cobbler
13 16 (0.39%) logstash
13 16 (0.39%) Nagios
13 16 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 15 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
14 15 (0.37%) Packer
15 10 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
16 9 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 559 (13.72%) Microsoft
2 239 (5.87%) Oracle
3 213 (5.23%) Google
4 160 (3.93%) WorldPay
5 75 (1.84%) Splunk
6 73 (1.79%) Facebook
7 71 (1.74%) Twitter
8 67 (1.64%) SAP
9 65 (1.60%) Atlassian
10 60 (1.47%) AppDynamics
11 41 (1.01%) Apple
12 40 (0.98%) HP
13 34 (0.83%) Red Hat
14 33 (0.81%) New Relic
14 33 (0.81%) Sitecore
15 32 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
16 29 (0.71%) VMware
17 23 (0.56%) Tableau
18 19 (0.47%) Capita
19 16 (0.39%) CA Agile Central