Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 151 208
Rank change year-on-year +10 +57 +38
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 4,211 3,936 3,482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.38% 2.25% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 2.52% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,425 3,494 3,028
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,350 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +1.06% +10.59%

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 158,938 156,459 186,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.53% 88.84%
Number of salaries quoted 128,815 128,949 154,229
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 £79,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 20 February 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 20 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 +10 3,978 £55,000 - 543
London +9 2,154 £60,000 - 259
UK excluding London +9 2,005 £47,500 - 310
North of England -2 640 £48,250 +7.22% 90
South East +64 613 £50,000 -4.76% 85
North West -12 386 £50,000 +11.11% 51
Yorkshire -1 234 £45,000 -5.26% 33
East of England +7 193 £47,500 -5.00% 37
Midlands -46 192 £45,000 +12.50% 42
South West -45 188 £45,000 -14.29% 30
West Midlands +4 148 £42,500 -5.56% 28
Scotland +1 96 £45,000 -5.26% 15
Wales 0 49 £42,500 +6.25% 9
East Midlands -92 42 £48,750 +33.56% 14
Northern Ireland +13 35 £50,000 +49.25% 2
North East -17 20 £45,000 +34.33% 6

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 3,978 (94.47%) Agile Software Development
2 3,619 (85.94%) Scrum
3 2,124 (50.44%) TDD
4 1,505 (35.74%) C#
5 1,470 (34.91%) .NET
6 1,240 (29.45%) SQL Server
7 1,228 (29.16%) BDD
8 1,218 (28.92%) Java
9 1,144 (27.17%) Continuous Integration
10 1,039 (24.67%) JavaScript
11 995 (23.63%) Finance
12 948 (22.51%) MVC
13 773 (18.36%) AngularJS
14 770 (18.29%) WPF
15 744 (17.67%) ASP.NET
16 730 (17.34%) HTML
17 712 (16.91%) Software Engineering
17 712 (16.91%) Test Automation
18 711 (16.88%) SQL
19 668 (15.86%) Dependency Injection
20 639 (15.17%) NUnit
21 627 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
22 626 (14.87%) CSS
23 610 (14.49%) JIRA
24 607 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
25 595 (14.13%) Git (software)
26 584 (13.87%) DevOps
27 562 (13.35%) Microsoft
28 541 (12.85%) RESTful
29 538 (12.78%) 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
1 257 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
2 220 (5.22%) Confluence
3 149 (3.54%) Tomcat
4 105 (2.49%) Apache Spark
5 97 (2.30%) JBoss
6 76 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 76 (1.80%) WebSphere
7 72 (1.71%) Apache
8 62 (1.47%) CMS
9 50 (1.19%) Mule
10 47 (1.12%) nginx
11 44 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
11 44 (1.04%) WebLogic
12 35 (0.83%) Jetty
13 34 (0.81%) Apache Solr
14 32 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
15 27 (0.64%) IIS
16 26 (0.62%) Mule ESB
17 25 (0.59%) OpenStack
18 22 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 99 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 64 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 51 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
4 39 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
5 30 (0.71%) Photoshop
6 29 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
7 18 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 15 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
10 7 (0.17%) InVision
11 5 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
11 5 (0.12%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.047%) EngageOne
12 2 (0.047%) HipChat
12 2 (0.047%) InDesign
12 2 (0.047%) Mingle
12 2 (0.047%) UXPin
13 1 (0.024%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.024%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 37 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
3 15 (0.36%) Magento
4 13 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.17%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.095%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.071%) SAP Hybris
10 2 (0.047%) Distributed Ledger
10 2 (0.047%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.047%) Sage X3
11 1 (0.024%) OpenText MBPM
11 1 (0.024%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.024%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 607 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
2 430 (10.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 122 (2.90%) SaaS
4 91 (2.16%) GitHub
5 67 (1.59%) PaaS
6 50 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
7 43 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
8 42 (1.00%) Slack
9 40 (0.95%) IaaS
10 38 (0.90%) Serverless
11 35 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
12 34 (0.81%) Office 365
13 33 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
14 25 (0.59%) G Suite
15 24 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 21 (0.50%) OpenShift
17 18 (0.43%) Amazon S3
18 15 (0.36%) Sauce Labs
19 14 (0.33%) npm
20 13 (0.31%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 184 (4.37%) Internet
2 118 (2.80%) Hyperconnected
3 111 (2.64%) Broadband
4 88 (2.09%) HTTP
5 24 (0.57%) Firewall
6 23 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 17 (0.40%) AMQP
8 16 (0.38%) SSL
9 13 (0.31%) DNS
10 12 (0.28%) VPN
11 10 (0.24%) DHCP
12 6 (0.14%) Extranet
12 6 (0.14%) Intranet
13 5 (0.12%) DMZ
13 5 (0.12%) Ethernet
13 5 (0.12%) Multicast
14 4 (0.095%) BIG-IP
14 4 (0.095%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (0.095%) SAN
14 4 (0.095%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,240 (29.45%) SQL Server
2 436 (10.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 399 (9.48%) MongoDB
4 332 (7.88%) SQL Server 2016
5 316 (7.50%) NoSQL
6 238 (5.65%) MySQL
7 180 (4.27%) Relational Database
8 166 (3.94%) Big Data
9 129 (3.06%) Hadoop
10 104 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
11 90 (2.14%) Redis
12 82 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
13 60 (1.42%) Couchbase
14 58 (1.38%) RDBMS
15 55 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 51 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
17 50 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 41 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 39 (0.93%) Oracle Database
20 33 (0.78%) Riak
Development Applications
1 639 (15.17%) NUnit
2 610 (14.49%) JIRA
3 595 (14.13%) Git (software)
4 474 (11.26%) Moq
5 469 (11.14%) Rhino Mocks
6 468 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 376 (8.93%) MSTest
8 362 (8.60%) Selenium
9 285 (6.77%) Cucumber
10 277 (6.58%) TeamCity
11 174 (4.13%) JUnit
12 144 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
13 134 (3.18%) Maven
14 121 (2.87%) Subversion
15 101 (2.40%) WebDriver
16 89 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 87 (2.07%) Visual Studio
18 76 (1.80%) SoapUI
19 69 (1.64%) gulp
20 65 (1.54%) Bitbucket
General
1 995 (23.63%) Finance
2 364 (8.64%) Retail
3 310 (7.36%) Banking
4 236 (5.60%) Games
5 226 (5.37%) Marketing
6 150 (3.56%) Telecoms
7 121 (2.87%) Investment Banking
8 98 (2.33%) Advertising
9 74 (1.76%) Legal
10 69 (1.64%) Retail Banking
11 49 (1.16%) Manufacturing
12 38 (0.90%) Electronics
12 38 (0.90%) Music Industry
13 37 (0.88%) Front Office
14 34 (0.81%) Back Office
15 32 (0.76%) Publishing
16 16 (0.38%) Law
17 14 (0.33%) Automotive
18 10 (0.24%) Financial Institution
19 5 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2,033 (48.28%) Developer
2 992 (23.56%) .NET Developer
3 676 (16.05%) C# Developer
4 549 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 410 (9.74%) Java Developer
6 364 (8.64%) Analyst
7 295 (7.01%) Senior Developer
8 270 (6.41%) Scrum Master
9 236 (5.60%) Software Engineer
10 218 (5.18%) ASP.NET Developer
11 216 (5.13%) Business Analyst
12 215 (5.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 210 (4.99%) C# WPF Developer
13 210 (4.99%) WPF Developer
14 203 (4.82%) Agile Developer
15 157 (3.73%) Software Developer
16 147 (3.49%) Java Engineer
17 142 (3.37%) Architect
18 134 (3.18%) Project Manager
19 133 (3.16%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,470 (34.91%) .NET
2 773 (18.36%) AngularJS
3 770 (18.29%) WPF
4 744 (17.67%) ASP.NET
5 730 (17.34%) HTML
6 627 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 626 (14.87%) CSS
8 541 (12.85%) RESTful
9 450 (10.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 405 (9.62%) Node.js
11 402 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 401 (9.52%) WCF
13 386 (9.17%) Web Services
14 381 (9.05%) Spring
15 379 (9.00%) Ninject
16 378 (8.98%) KnockoutJS
16 378 (8.98%) Spring.NET
17 369 (8.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 340 (8.07%) Unity DI Container
19 338 (8.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 437 (10.38%) Computer Science
2 388 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
3 282 (6.70%) User Experience
4 213 (5.06%) Mobile App
5 209 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
6 162 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 139 (3.30%) Fintech
8 105 (2.49%) Algorithms
8 105 (2.49%) Client/Server
9 89 (2.11%) Tandem
10 86 (2.04%) Management Information System
11 77 (1.83%) Social Network
12 66 (1.57%) Data Structures
13 62 (1.47%) Data Centre
14 41 (0.97%) Digital TV
15 35 (0.83%) Social Media
16 34 (0.81%) Digital Media
17 26 (0.62%) Equities
18 25 (0.59%) Public Cloud
18 25 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 467 (11.09%) Windows
2 341 (8.10%) Linux
3 148 (3.51%) Apple iOS
4 135 (3.21%) Android
5 108 (2.56%) Unix
6 21 (0.50%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.45%) Nucleus RTOS
7 19 (0.45%) Windows Phone
8 18 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.19%) Solaris
12 6 (0.14%) Fedora
13 5 (0.12%) CentOS
14 3 (0.071%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.071%) CoreOS
15 2 (0.047%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.024%) Debian
16 1 (0.024%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.024%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,978 (94.47%) Agile Software Development
2 3,619 (85.94%) Scrum
3 2,124 (50.44%) TDD
4 1,228 (29.16%) BDD
5 1,144 (27.17%) Continuous Integration
6 948 (22.51%) MVC
7 712 (16.91%) Software Engineering
7 712 (16.91%) Test Automation
8 668 (15.86%) Dependency Injection
9 584 (13.87%) DevOps
10 538 (12.78%) OO
11 485 (11.52%) SDLC
12 481 (11.42%) Web Application Development
13 438 (10.40%) E-Commerce
14 384 (9.12%) Mentoring
15 368 (8.74%) MVVM
16 365 (8.67%) Microservices
17 354 (8.41%) Inversion of Control
18 304 (7.22%) User Stories
19 295 (7.01%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1,505 (35.74%) C#
2 1,218 (28.92%) Java
3 1,039 (24.67%) JavaScript
4 711 (16.88%) SQL
5 459 (10.90%) Ruby
6 451 (10.71%) Python
7 263 (6.25%) PHP
8 231 (5.49%) Scala
9 208 (4.94%) C
10 176 (4.18%) C++
11 175 (4.16%) F#
12 113 (2.68%) T-SQL
13 112 (2.66%) VB.NET
14 90 (2.14%) TypeScript
15 79 (1.88%) PowerShell
16 77 (1.83%) Bash Shell
17 61 (1.45%) ES6
17 61 (1.45%) Go
18 58 (1.38%) VB
19 51 (1.21%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 504 (11.97%) Degree
2 206 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 110 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 65 (1.54%) Master's Degree
5 62 (1.47%) SC Cleared
6 55 (1.31%) PMI Certification
7 53 (1.26%) PMP
8 37 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 35 (0.83%) ISTQB
10 19 (0.45%) ISEB
11 15 (0.36%) MCP
12 14 (0.33%) MCAD
12 14 (0.33%) MCSD
12 14 (0.33%) MCTS
13 12 (0.28%) APMG
14 11 (0.26%) APMP
15 9 (0.21%) CAPM
15 9 (0.21%) CCNA
15 9 (0.21%) HND
15 9 (0.21%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 422 (10.02%) QA
2 57 (1.35%) GDPR
3 14 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.31%) PMO
5 12 (0.28%) SLA
6 11 (0.26%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 9 (0.21%) COBIT
7 9 (0.21%) PSD2
8 5 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.095%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.047%) GCP
10 2 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.024%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.024%) SEPA
System Software
1 294 (6.98%) Docker
2 32 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.43%) vSphere
4 10 (0.24%) HDFS
5 7 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.14%) Xen
7 5 (0.12%) iptables
8 4 (0.095%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.095%) Firmware
9 3 (0.071%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.071%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.071%) KVM
10 2 (0.047%) vCloud
10 2 (0.047%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.024%) Gluster
11 1 (0.024%) LXC
Systems Management
1 214 (5.08%) Puppet
2 188 (4.46%) Kibana
3 177 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
4 151 (3.59%) Ansible
5 120 (2.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 118 (2.80%) WSUS
7 97 (2.30%) Kubernetes
8 65 (1.54%) Terraform
9 21 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
10 20 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
11 19 (0.45%) Packer
12 18 (0.43%) Salt
12 18 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
13 14 (0.33%) Cobbler
13 14 (0.33%) HockeyApp
14 13 (0.31%) logstash
14 13 (0.31%) Nagios
15 11 (0.26%) Rancher
15 11 (0.26%) ZABBIX
16 10 (0.24%) Mesos
Vendors
1 562 (13.35%) Microsoft
2 319 (7.58%) Oracle
3 141 (3.35%) Google
4 93 (2.21%) WorldPay
5 81 (1.92%) Twitter
6 78 (1.85%) Facebook
7 61 (1.45%) Atlassian
8 52 (1.23%) SAP
9 44 (1.04%) Splunk
10 42 (1.00%) Tableau
11 41 (0.97%) Red Hat
12 40 (0.95%) IBM
13 37 (0.88%) Apple
13 37 (0.88%) New Relic
14 32 (0.76%) VMware
15 30 (0.71%) Zend
16 27 (0.64%) Sitecore
17 24 (0.57%) Adobe
18 23 (0.55%) HP
19 19 (0.45%) JD Edwards