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

Kanban
UK
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 153 160
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 +53
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 3,640 4,152 4,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.29% 2.32% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.53% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,816 3,358 3,584
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +1.03% +7.78%

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 145,362 164,208 169,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.61% 91.89% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 114,777 130,654 140,219
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +3 3,437 £58,000 +5.45% 470
London -15 1,863 £65,000 +8.33% 192
UK excluding London +14 1,710 £50,000 +2.04% 312
South East +24 559 £55,000 +10.00% 94
North of England +19 500 £50,000 +5.26% 72
North West +22 353 £50,000 - 40
South West +5 186 £52,500 +16.67% 40
East of England +46 185 £52,500 +5.00% 30
Midlands -13 133 £52,500 +5.00% 42
Yorkshire -4 131 £47,500 +11.76% 27
Scotland -16 98 £42,500 -5.56% 19
West Midlands -46 73 £50,000 - 29
East Midlands +48 60 £52,500 +10.53% 13
Northern Ireland -18 27 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Wales -16 22 £44,500 +4.71% 12
North East +9 16 £38,750 -8.82% 5

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3,237 (88.93%) Agile Software Development
2 3,200 (87.91%) Scrum
3 1,585 (43.54%) TDD
4 1,197 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1,149 (31.57%) C#
6 1,112 (30.55%) JavaScript
7 1,110 (30.49%) .NET
8 1,019 (27.99%) Java
9 993 (27.28%) BDD
10 902 (24.78%) SQL Server
11 865 (23.76%) AngularJS
12 743 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
13 735 (20.19%) Finance
14 675 (18.54%) Git (software)
15 669 (18.38%) JIRA
16 660 (18.13%) HTML
17 635 (17.45%) Test Automation
18 632 (17.36%) MVC
19 631 (17.34%) DevOps
20 606 (16.65%) CSS
21 599 (16.46%) SQL
22 581 (15.96%) RESTful
23 557 (15.30%) ASP.NET
24 543 (14.92%) Dependency Injection
25 542 (14.89%) Software Engineering
26 533 (14.64%) Microsoft
27 524 (14.40%) SQL Server 2016
28 521 (14.31%) Python
29 483 (13.27%) Jenkins
29 483 (13.27%) Twitter Bootstrap

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
1 245 (6.73%) Confluence
2 164 (4.51%) Elasticsearch
3 94 (2.58%) Apache
3 94 (2.58%) Apache Pig
4 88 (2.42%) Apache Spark
4 88 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 79 (2.17%) JBoss
6 63 (1.73%) nginx
7 48 (1.32%) CMS
8 44 (1.21%) WebSphere
9 41 (1.13%) WebLogic
10 34 (0.93%) Apache Solr
11 27 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
11 27 (0.74%) Drupal
12 21 (0.58%) SharePoint
13 20 (0.55%) Jetty
14 19 (0.52%) SAS
15 17 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
16 16 (0.44%) Apache TomEE
17 15 (0.41%) Mule
Applications
1 73 (2.01%) Photoshop
2 57 (1.57%) InVision
3 46 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 39 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 34 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
6 30 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 24 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
8 20 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
9 17 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
9 17 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 12 (0.33%) Flinto
11 6 (0.16%) Gliffy
12 4 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.082%) Pixate
13 3 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.027%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.027%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 27 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.44%) Magento
3 9 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
6 4 (0.11%) R3 Corda
6 4 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.11%) Scribe Insight
7 3 (0.082%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.082%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.055%) Elite 3E
8 2 (0.055%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.055%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.027%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.027%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 743 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
2 471 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 209 (5.74%) GitHub
4 130 (3.57%) SaaS
5 119 (3.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 83 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
7 73 (2.01%) Office 365
8 72 (1.98%) PaaS
9 69 (1.90%) IaaS
10 62 (1.70%) Slack
11 58 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
12 51 (1.40%) npm
13 50 (1.37%) Amazon S3
14 47 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
15 45 (1.24%) G Suite
16 37 (1.02%) Serverless
17 34 (0.93%) Trello
18 29 (0.80%) Route 53
19 26 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 21 (0.58%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 149 (4.09%) Internet
2 129 (3.54%) HTTP
3 63 (1.73%) Broadband
4 62 (1.70%) Hyperconnected
5 59 (1.62%) Firewall
6 38 (1.04%) TCP/IP
7 37 (1.02%) SSL
8 15 (0.41%) VLAN
9 11 (0.30%) BIG-IP
10 8 (0.22%) CDMA
10 8 (0.22%) GSM
10 8 (0.22%) LTE
10 8 (0.22%) UMTS
11 7 (0.19%) DNS
12 5 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.11%) IPFS
13 4 (0.11%) IPv4
13 4 (0.11%) IPv6
13 4 (0.11%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
13 4 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 902 (24.78%) SQL Server
2 524 (14.40%) SQL Server 2016
3 314 (8.63%) NoSQL
4 252 (6.92%) MySQL
5 207 (5.69%) Big Data
6 182 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 154 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
8 143 (3.93%) Relational Database
9 124 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 122 (3.35%) Hadoop
11 98 (2.69%) Apache Hive
12 95 (2.61%) Couchbase
13 93 (2.55%) Amazon Redshift
14 73 (2.01%) CouchDB
15 64 (1.76%) HBase
16 63 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
16 63 (1.73%) Flink
16 63 (1.73%) Impala
17 61 (1.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 60 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 675 (18.54%) Git (software)
2 669 (18.38%) JIRA
3 483 (13.27%) Jenkins
4 357 (9.81%) Selenium
5 206 (5.66%) Cucumber
6 183 (5.03%) TeamCity
7 166 (4.56%) Maven
8 158 (4.34%) Bitbucket
9 142 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 134 (3.68%) JUnit
11 130 (3.57%) Subversion
12 117 (3.21%) Octopus Deploy
13 111 (3.05%) Gradle
14 99 (2.72%) WebDriver
15 97 (2.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 93 (2.55%) JMeter
17 92 (2.53%) SoapUI
18 86 (2.36%) NUnit
19 80 (2.20%) git-flow
20 78 (2.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 735 (20.19%) Finance
2 341 (9.37%) Retail
3 253 (6.95%) Games
4 247 (6.79%) Banking
5 105 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 92 (2.53%) Marketing
7 50 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 33 (0.91%) Publishing
9 31 (0.85%) Electronics
10 30 (0.82%) Advertising
11 28 (0.77%) Law
12 26 (0.71%) Investment Banking
13 19 (0.52%) Back Office
13 19 (0.52%) Billing
14 17 (0.47%) Automotive
14 17 (0.47%) Legal
15 14 (0.38%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.38%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.19%) Aerospace
16 7 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1,551 (42.61%) Developer
2 681 (18.71%) .NET Developer
3 468 (12.86%) C# Developer
4 411 (11.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 328 (9.01%) Analyst
6 266 (7.31%) Java Developer
7 258 (7.09%) Senior Developer
8 207 (5.69%) Scrum Master
9 193 (5.30%) Software Engineer
10 186 (5.11%) C# WPF Developer
10 186 (5.11%) WPF Developer
11 174 (4.78%) Business Analyst
12 159 (4.37%) Architect
13 143 (3.93%) Software Developer
14 117 (3.21%) Project Manager
15 112 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
16 107 (2.94%) Lead Developer
17 106 (2.91%) ASP.NET Developer
17 106 (2.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 101 (2.77%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,110 (30.49%) .NET
2 865 (23.76%) AngularJS
3 660 (18.13%) HTML
4 606 (16.65%) CSS
5 581 (15.96%) RESTful
6 557 (15.30%) ASP.NET
7 483 (13.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 440 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 430 (11.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 377 (10.36%) React
11 372 (10.22%) KnockoutJS
12 349 (9.59%) Web Services
13 331 (9.09%) REST
14 308 (8.46%) WPF
15 303 (8.32%) Spring
16 298 (8.19%) .NET Framework
17 276 (7.58%) Node.js
18 263 (7.23%) ASP.NET Core
19 256 (7.03%) jQuery
20 242 (6.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 428 (11.76%) User Experience
2 278 (7.64%) Greenfield Project
3 247 (6.79%) Fintech
4 239 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
5 188 (5.16%) Mobile App
6 120 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 120 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
7 67 (1.84%) Algorithms
8 57 (1.57%) Virtual Team
9 55 (1.51%) Tandem
10 53 (1.46%) Social Network
11 48 (1.32%) Data Structures
12 42 (1.15%) Management Information System
13 40 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
14 39 (1.07%) Data Centre
15 37 (1.02%) Public Cloud
16 35 (0.96%) Digital TV
17 34 (0.93%) Derivative
18 32 (0.88%) PMI
19 24 (0.66%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 373 (10.25%) Linux
2 229 (6.29%) Windows
3 110 (3.02%) Android
4 106 (2.91%) Apple iOS
5 47 (1.29%) Unix
6 35 (0.96%) Mac OS X
7 24 (0.66%) CentOS
7 24 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (0.66%) Windows Server
8 16 (0.44%) Debian
9 13 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.30%) CoreOS
11 6 (0.16%) Solaris
11 6 (0.16%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.14%) AIX
13 4 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.027%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.027%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.027%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.027%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,237 (88.93%) Agile Software Development
2 3,200 (87.91%) Scrum
3 1,585 (43.54%) TDD
4 1,197 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
5 993 (27.28%) BDD
6 635 (17.45%) Test Automation
7 632 (17.36%) MVC
8 631 (17.34%) DevOps
9 543 (14.92%) Dependency Injection
10 542 (14.89%) Software Engineering
11 406 (11.15%) Problem-Solving
12 405 (11.13%) Microservices
13 352 (9.67%) Coaching
14 346 (9.51%) Mentoring
15 327 (8.98%) Project Management
16 322 (8.85%) Continuous Delivery
17 318 (8.74%) SDLC
18 316 (8.68%) Web Application Development
19 302 (8.30%) User Stories
20 273 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1,149 (31.57%) C#
2 1,112 (30.55%) JavaScript
3 1,019 (27.99%) Java
4 599 (16.46%) SQL
5 521 (14.31%) Python
6 241 (6.62%) PHP
7 194 (5.33%) Java 8
8 192 (5.27%) Ruby
9 175 (4.81%) Scala
10 166 (4.56%) C++
11 123 (3.38%) Bash Shell
12 115 (3.16%) C
13 108 (2.97%) T-SQL
14 94 (2.58%) PowerShell
15 90 (2.47%) TypeScript
16 77 (2.12%) Shell Script
17 64 (1.76%) ES6
18 57 (1.57%) F#
19 55 (1.51%) Perl
20 45 (1.24%) Go
Qualifications
1 356 (9.78%) Degree
2 122 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 91 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 57 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 54 (1.48%) DV Cleared
6 53 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 48 (1.32%) CISSP
8 42 (1.15%) MCSE
9 38 (1.04%) PMI Certification
10 35 (0.96%) ISTQB
11 33 (0.91%) CCNA
11 33 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
11 33 (0.91%) CompTIA Security+
12 30 (0.82%) GIAC
12 30 (0.82%) Linux+ Certification
12 30 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
12 30 (0.82%) SANS
12 30 (0.82%) SSCP
13 28 (0.77%) ISEB
14 25 (0.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 282 (7.75%) QA
2 49 (1.35%) GDPR
3 40 (1.10%) PSD2
4 37 (1.02%) PMO
5 14 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.25%) PMBOK
7 9 (0.25%) SEPA
8 8 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.14%) SLA
10 3 (0.082%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.082%) FINREP
10 3 (0.082%) IEC 61508
10 3 (0.082%) ISO 26262
10 3 (0.082%) MiFID
10 3 (0.082%) MISRA
10 3 (0.082%) MISRA C
10 3 (0.082%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.055%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 377 (10.36%) Docker
2 63 (1.73%) Apache Flume
3 42 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (1.13%) vSphere
5 16 (0.44%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.30%) iptables
7 9 (0.25%) Xen
8 8 (0.22%) Varnish
8 8 (0.22%) VirtualBox
8 8 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.19%) HDFS
10 4 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.082%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.055%) LXC
12 2 (0.055%) NDS
12 2 (0.055%) zsh
13 1 (0.027%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.027%) Firmware
13 1 (0.027%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 182 (5.00%) Kubernetes
2 181 (4.97%) Puppet
3 153 (4.20%) Ansible
4 111 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
5 66 (1.81%) Terraform
6 65 (1.79%) Kibana
7 64 (1.76%) Hadoop YARN
7 64 (1.76%) Oozie
8 33 (0.91%) Salt
9 32 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
10 20 (0.55%) Packer
11 18 (0.49%) Grafana
12 17 (0.47%) logstash
12 17 (0.47%) Mesos
13 14 (0.38%) Nagios
13 14 (0.38%) Prometheus
14 13 (0.36%) HAProxy
15 12 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
16 11 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
17 9 (0.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 533 (14.64%) Microsoft
2 283 (7.77%) Oracle
3 205 (5.63%) Google
4 80 (2.20%) SAP
5 77 (2.12%) Twitter
5 77 (2.12%) WorldPay
6 69 (1.90%) Tableau
7 64 (1.76%) Hortonworks
8 63 (1.73%) Cloudera
8 63 (1.73%) Databricks
8 63 (1.73%) MapR
9 55 (1.51%) Adobe
10 53 (1.46%) Facebook
11 50 (1.37%) Atlassian
12 49 (1.35%) VMware
13 48 (1.32%) HP
14 30 (0.82%) Splunk
15 29 (0.80%) AppDynamics
16 28 (0.77%) Zend
17 27 (0.74%) New Relic