Period
to 24 March 2019

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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 155 138 151
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 +62
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 3,306 4,252 3,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.23% 2.40% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 2.62% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,535 3,531 3,454
UK median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% -3.06%

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 136,119 162,463 158,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.78% 91.80% 91.34%
Number of salaries quoted 107,178 132,306 130,225
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 24 March 2019.

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 24 March 2019. 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 3,117 £57,500 +4.55% 113
London -7 1,707 £65,000 +8.33% 51
UK excluding London -17 1,554 £50,000 +3.09% 71
South East -2 478 £55,000 +10.00% 20
North of England -14 464 £50,000 - 18
North West -9 277 £50,000 - 12
Yorkshire -13 174 £45,000 -1.10% 5
East of England +35 170 £60,000 +26.32% 4
South West -13 165 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Midlands -9 126 £52,500 +16.67% 12
Scotland +9 97 £42,500 -5.56% 5
East Midlands +49 66 £50,000 +5.26% 5
West Midlands -58 60 £57,500 +30.68% 7
Northern Ireland -5 33 £50,000 - 2
Wales -2 22 £45,000 +5.88% 2
North East +13 13 £37,500 -11.76% 1

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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 2,957 (89.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2,915 (88.17%) Scrum
3 1,396 (42.23%) TDD
4 1,035 (31.31%) JavaScript
5 999 (30.22%) C#
6 994 (30.07%) Continuous Integration
7 958 (28.98%) Java
8 930 (28.13%) .NET
9 822 (24.86%) BDD
10 763 (23.08%) AngularJS
11 742 (22.44%) SQL Server
12 689 (20.84%) Finance
13 685 (20.72%) Amazon AWS
14 648 (19.60%) JIRA
15 634 (19.18%) Git (software)
16 621 (18.78%) HTML
17 592 (17.91%) Software Engineering
18 585 (17.70%) Test Automation
19 574 (17.36%) CSS
20 556 (16.82%) DevOps
21 547 (16.55%) SQL
22 530 (16.03%) Python
23 501 (15.15%) MVC
24 464 (14.04%) Microsoft
25 463 (14.00%) RESTful
26 438 (13.25%) ASP.NET
27 434 (13.13%) Dependency Injection
28 415 (12.55%) User Experience
29 410 (12.40%) SQL Server 2016
30 409 (12.37%) Jenkins

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
1 236 (7.14%) Confluence
2 150 (4.54%) Elasticsearch
3 97 (2.93%) Apache Spark
4 89 (2.69%) Apache Pig
5 56 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 51 (1.54%) JBoss
7 46 (1.39%) CMS
8 45 (1.36%) Apache Solr
9 39 (1.18%) Apache
10 31 (0.94%) Drupal
10 31 (0.94%) WebSphere
11 29 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
12 28 (0.85%) nginx
13 27 (0.82%) SharePoint
14 22 (0.67%) Apache TomEE
15 20 (0.60%) Mule
16 15 (0.45%) Marvel
17 13 (0.39%) Jetty
17 13 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
18 12 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 70 (2.12%) Photoshop
2 64 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 64 (1.94%) InVision
3 36 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 27 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
5 24 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 23 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 20 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
8 15 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
8 15 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 13 (0.39%) Flinto
10 8 (0.24%) Pixate
11 6 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
12 4 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.091%) Notepad++
14 1 (0.030%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.030%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.030%) EngageOne
14 1 (0.030%) HipChat
14 1 (0.030%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 23 (0.70%) Magento
2 12 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
4 6 (0.18%) R3 Corda
5 5 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.060%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.060%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.060%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.060%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.030%) Endur
8 1 (0.030%) Exstream
8 1 (0.030%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.030%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 685 (20.72%) Amazon AWS
2 378 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 170 (5.14%) GitHub
4 123 (3.72%) SaaS
5 115 (3.48%) Office 365
6 100 (3.02%) Google Cloud Platform
7 75 (2.27%) G Suite
8 70 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
9 69 (2.09%) PaaS
10 63 (1.91%) IaaS
11 62 (1.88%) Slack
12 57 (1.72%) Trello
13 51 (1.54%) Amazon S3
14 46 (1.39%) npm
15 45 (1.36%) Serverless
16 38 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
17 37 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
18 24 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Cloud
19 21 (0.64%) OpenShift
20 18 (0.54%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 137 (4.14%) Internet
2 81 (2.45%) HTTP
3 58 (1.75%) Broadband
4 40 (1.21%) Hyperconnected
5 29 (0.88%) Firewall
6 24 (0.73%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.36%) SSL
8 11 (0.33%) DNS
8 11 (0.33%) VLAN
8 11 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.18%) BIG-IP
9 6 (0.18%) DLNA
9 6 (0.18%) IPFS
9 6 (0.18%) Network Security
9 6 (0.18%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
9 6 (0.18%) Skype
9 6 (0.18%) UPnP
10 5 (0.15%) DHCP
10 5 (0.15%) NetScaler
10 5 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 742 (22.44%) SQL Server
2 410 (12.40%) SQL Server 2016
3 298 (9.01%) NoSQL
4 190 (5.75%) MySQL
5 166 (5.02%) Big Data
6 159 (4.81%) MongoDB
7 138 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 125 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 124 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
10 114 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
11 112 (3.39%) Hadoop
12 111 (3.36%) Couchbase
13 103 (3.12%) CouchDB
14 95 (2.87%) Apache Hive
15 87 (2.63%) HBase
16 84 (2.54%) Flink
16 84 (2.54%) Impala
17 67 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
18 45 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 45 (1.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 648 (19.60%) JIRA
2 634 (19.18%) Git (software)
3 409 (12.37%) Jenkins
4 334 (10.10%) Selenium
5 253 (7.65%) Cucumber
6 149 (4.51%) Maven
7 148 (4.48%) JUnit
8 142 (4.30%) TeamCity
9 137 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 120 (3.63%) SoapUI
11 113 (3.42%) WebDriver
12 112 (3.39%) JMeter
13 109 (3.30%) Subversion
14 102 (3.09%) Bitbucket
15 98 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 91 (2.75%) Gradle
17 90 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
18 81 (2.45%) Mockito
18 81 (2.45%) NUnit
19 80 (2.42%) Appium
General
1 689 (20.84%) Finance
2 341 (10.31%) Retail
3 265 (8.02%) Banking
4 167 (5.05%) Games
5 104 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 95 (2.87%) Marketing
7 42 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 39 (1.18%) Advertising
9 37 (1.12%) Legal
10 34 (1.03%) Electronics
11 27 (0.82%) Law
12 23 (0.70%) Publishing
13 22 (0.67%) Investment Banking
14 20 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.54%) Billing
16 16 (0.48%) Back Office
17 13 (0.39%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.27%) Automotive
19 8 (0.24%) Front Office
20 7 (0.21%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 1,394 (42.17%) Developer
2 573 (17.33%) .NET Developer
3 373 (11.28%) C# Developer
4 325 (9.83%) Analyst
5 320 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 255 (7.71%) Senior Developer
7 233 (7.05%) Java Developer
8 213 (6.44%) Scrum Master
9 178 (5.38%) Software Engineer
10 166 (5.02%) Business Analyst
11 153 (4.63%) C# WPF Developer
11 153 (4.63%) WPF Developer
12 139 (4.20%) Software Developer
13 121 (3.66%) Designer
14 110 (3.33%) Architect
15 97 (2.93%) Java Engineer
16 95 (2.87%) Project Manager
17 93 (2.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 92 (2.78%) Test Analyst
19 91 (2.75%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 930 (28.13%) .NET
2 763 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 621 (18.78%) HTML
4 574 (17.36%) CSS
5 463 (14.00%) RESTful
6 438 (13.25%) ASP.NET
7 389 (11.77%) React
8 367 (11.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 349 (10.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 347 (10.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 342 (10.34%) Web Services
12 282 (8.53%) REST
13 280 (8.47%) Spring
14 275 (8.32%) KnockoutJS
15 252 (7.62%) WPF
16 238 (7.20%) HTML5
17 234 (7.08%) Node.js
18 230 (6.96%) .NET Framework
19 225 (6.81%) ASP.NET Core
20 196 (5.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 415 (12.55%) User Experience
2 239 (7.23%) Greenfield Project
3 235 (7.11%) Fintech
4 187 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 176 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
6 110 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
7 106 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
8 53 (1.60%) Algorithms
9 41 (1.24%) Social Network
10 40 (1.21%) Data Centre
11 39 (1.18%) Tandem
11 39 (1.18%) Virtual Team
12 38 (1.15%) Data Structures
12 38 (1.15%) Management Information System
13 35 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
14 34 (1.03%) Blog
15 30 (0.91%) Digital TV
16 27 (0.82%) Derivative
17 20 (0.60%) Public Cloud
18 19 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 313 (9.47%) Linux
2 192 (5.81%) Windows
3 108 (3.27%) Apple iOS
4 106 (3.21%) Android
5 44 (1.33%) Unix
6 38 (1.15%) Windows Server
7 20 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 15 (0.45%) Mac OS
9 13 (0.39%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.21%) Debian
12 6 (0.18%) CoreOS
12 6 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.12%) AIX
13 4 (0.12%) zOS
14 3 (0.091%) CentOS
15 2 (0.060%) Solaris
16 1 (0.030%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.030%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.030%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,957 (89.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2,915 (88.17%) Scrum
3 1,396 (42.23%) TDD
4 994 (30.07%) Continuous Integration
5 822 (24.86%) BDD
6 592 (17.91%) Software Engineering
7 585 (17.70%) Test Automation
8 556 (16.82%) DevOps
9 501 (15.15%) MVC
10 434 (13.13%) Dependency Injection
11 372 (11.25%) Microservices
12 316 (9.56%) Mentoring
13 296 (8.95%) SDLC
14 287 (8.68%) Coaching
15 279 (8.44%) Continuous Delivery
16 274 (8.29%) Problem-Solving
17 259 (7.83%) Project Management
18 256 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
19 255 (7.71%) User Stories
20 244 (7.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,035 (31.31%) JavaScript
2 999 (30.22%) C#
3 958 (28.98%) Java
4 547 (16.55%) SQL
5 530 (16.03%) Python
6 208 (6.29%) Scala
7 207 (6.26%) PHP
8 172 (5.20%) Ruby
9 140 (4.23%) Java 8
10 139 (4.20%) C++
11 124 (3.75%) C
12 98 (2.96%) Bash Shell
13 89 (2.69%) T-SQL
14 87 (2.63%) ES6
15 75 (2.27%) PowerShell
16 74 (2.24%) Shell Script
16 74 (2.24%) TypeScript
17 66 (2.00%) Perl
18 40 (1.21%) F#
19 38 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 325 (9.83%) Degree
2 105 (3.18%) Security Cleared
3 82 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 59 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 39 (1.18%) DV Cleared
6 28 (0.85%) ISEB
7 25 (0.76%) ISTQB
8 24 (0.73%) PMI Certification
9 23 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (0.70%) PMP
10 14 (0.42%) MCSE
11 12 (0.36%) APMP
11 12 (0.36%) AWS Certification
11 12 (0.36%) CISSP
11 12 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (0.30%) CCNA
12 10 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (0.27%) CompTIA Security+
13 9 (0.27%) MCP
14 7 (0.21%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (7.77%) QA
2 55 (1.66%) GDPR
3 48 (1.45%) PSD2
4 44 (1.33%) PMO
5 17 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 11 (0.33%) SEPA
8 7 (0.21%) SLA
9 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 5 (0.15%) MiFID
10 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.12%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.091%) EMIR
11 3 (0.091%) ISO 20022
12 2 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.060%) WCAG
13 1 (0.030%) COSHH
13 1 (0.030%) HAZOP
13 1 (0.030%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.030%) TickIT
System Software
1 295 (8.92%) Docker
2 87 (2.63%) Apache Flume
3 35 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (1.00%) vSphere
5 26 (0.79%) Active Directory
6 10 (0.30%) HDFS
7 9 (0.27%) VirtualBox
7 9 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (0.27%) Xen
8 7 (0.21%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.18%) iptables
10 5 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.15%) Varnish
10 5 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (0.15%) XenApp
10 5 (0.15%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.091%) Firmware
11 3 (0.091%) NDS
11 3 (0.091%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 172 (5.20%) Kubernetes
2 116 (3.51%) Ansible
3 93 (2.81%) Puppet
4 87 (2.63%) Oozie
5 86 (2.60%) Hadoop YARN
6 68 (2.06%) Terraform
7 59 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
8 37 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
9 34 (1.03%) Kibana
10 19 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
11 18 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
12 16 (0.48%) Prometheus
13 15 (0.45%) Grafana
14 13 (0.39%) SCOM
15 9 (0.27%) Salt
15 9 (0.27%) SCCM
15 9 (0.27%) vCenter Server
15 9 (0.27%) ZABBIX
16 8 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
17 7 (0.21%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 464 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 263 (7.96%) Oracle
3 208 (6.29%) Google
4 95 (2.87%) WorldPay
5 90 (2.72%) Databricks
6 87 (2.63%) Cloudera
6 87 (2.63%) Hortonworks
7 84 (2.54%) MapR
8 71 (2.15%) SAP
9 63 (1.91%) Adobe
10 57 (1.72%) VMware
11 51 (1.54%) Splunk
12 45 (1.36%) Twitter
13 43 (1.30%) Facebook
14 38 (1.15%) AppDynamics
14 38 (1.15%) HP
15 37 (1.12%) Tableau
16 31 (0.94%) Talend
17 29 (0.88%) Atlassian
18 23 (0.70%) Informatica