Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 150 168
Rank change year-on-year -2 +18 +57
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 3,679 4,251 3,959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.23% 2.42% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.65% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,911 3,410 3,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 149,898 160,584 173,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.02% 91.57% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 119,286 126,736 144,177
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 16 October 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 16 October 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 3,485 £57,500 +4.55% 553
London -21 1,817 £65,000 +8.33% 248
UK excluding London +3 1,789 £50,000 - 334
South East +39 595 £54,000 +8.00% 81
North of England +3 472 £50,000 +5.26% 90
North West +27 343 £50,000 +5.26% 54
South West -11 213 £50,000 +5.26% 52
East of England +35 196 £50,000 -5.39% 30
Midlands -24 177 £50,000 +5.26% 52
Yorkshire -36 107 £50,000 +5.26% 24
West Midlands -30 100 £50,000 +3.09% 36
Scotland -14 97 £42,500 -15.00% 21
East Midlands -3 77 £52,500 +11.70% 16
Wales +12 28 £44,000 +3.53% 8
North East +1 22 £42,500 +27.17% 12
Northern Ireland -19 11 £37,500 +7.14%

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 3,278 (89.10%) Agile Software Development
2 3,212 (87.31%) Scrum
3 1,699 (46.18%) TDD
4 1,249 (33.95%) C#
5 1,244 (33.81%) Continuous Integration
6 1,236 (33.60%) .NET
7 1,124 (30.55%) JavaScript
8 1,076 (29.25%) BDD
9 1,040 (28.27%) Java
10 1,008 (27.40%) SQL Server
11 842 (22.89%) AngularJS
12 781 (21.23%) Finance
13 762 (20.71%) Amazon AWS
14 725 (19.71%) MVC
15 696 (18.92%) Test Automation
16 660 (17.94%) Git (software)
17 658 (17.89%) DevOps
18 645 (17.53%) RESTful
19 640 (17.40%) ASP.NET
20 638 (17.34%) HTML
21 636 (17.29%) JIRA
22 625 (16.99%) SQL
23 595 (16.17%) Dependency Injection
24 576 (15.66%) SQL Server 2016
25 561 (15.25%) Microsoft
26 553 (15.03%) CSS
27 552 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
28 549 (14.92%) Software Engineering
29 512 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
30 506 (13.75%) 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
1 267 (7.26%) Confluence
2 172 (4.68%) Elasticsearch
3 102 (2.77%) Apache
4 101 (2.75%) Tomcat
5 85 (2.31%) JBoss
6 77 (2.09%) Apache Spark
7 74 (2.01%) Apache Pig
8 63 (1.71%) nginx
9 51 (1.39%) CMS
10 49 (1.33%) WebLogic
11 36 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
12 33 (0.90%) WebSphere
13 30 (0.82%) Mule
14 27 (0.73%) Drupal
14 27 (0.73%) Jetty
15 25 (0.68%) SharePoint
16 21 (0.57%) IIS
17 19 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
18 16 (0.43%) Apache Solr
18 16 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (1.20%) Photoshop
2 34 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 30 (0.82%) InVision
4 29 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 24 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 21 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
7 18 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
11 6 (0.16%) Gliffy
11 6 (0.16%) InfoPath
11 6 (0.16%) Mingle
12 4 (0.11%) Flinto
12 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.054%) HipChat
14 1 (0.027%) EngageOne
14 1 (0.027%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.027%) PrintSoft PReS
14 1 (0.027%) Weka
Business Applications
1 33 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.35%) Magento
3 12 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.11%) Scribe Insight
6 2 (0.054%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.054%) Endur
6 2 (0.054%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.054%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.027%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.027%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.027%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 762 (20.71%) Amazon AWS
2 552 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 229 (6.22%) GitHub
4 138 (3.75%) SaaS
5 123 (3.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 84 (2.28%) Slack
7 82 (2.23%) PaaS
8 76 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
9 74 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
10 70 (1.90%) IaaS
11 57 (1.55%) Office 365
12 53 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
13 47 (1.28%) Amazon S3
14 38 (1.03%) npm
14 38 (1.03%) Serverless
15 37 (1.01%) G Suite
16 33 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 26 (0.71%) Route 53
18 24 (0.65%) OpenShift
19 23 (0.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 158 (4.29%) Internet
2 123 (3.34%) HTTP
3 74 (2.01%) Hyperconnected
4 73 (1.98%) Firewall
5 53 (1.44%) Broadband
6 49 (1.33%) TCP/IP
7 46 (1.25%) SSL
8 9 (0.24%) VLAN
9 8 (0.22%) SMS
10 7 (0.19%) BIG-IP
10 7 (0.19%) CDMA
10 7 (0.19%) GSM
10 7 (0.19%) LTE
10 7 (0.19%) UMTS
11 5 (0.14%) VPN
12 4 (0.11%) AMQP
12 4 (0.11%) BGP
12 4 (0.11%) OSPF
13 2 (0.054%) MQTT
13 2 (0.054%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,008 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 576 (15.66%) SQL Server 2016
3 303 (8.24%) NoSQL
4 242 (6.58%) MySQL
5 220 (5.98%) MongoDB
6 219 (5.95%) Big Data
7 153 (4.16%) PostgreSQL
8 132 (3.59%) Hadoop
9 124 (3.37%) Relational Database
10 99 (2.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 80 (2.17%) Apache Hive
12 74 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 68 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
14 65 (1.77%) Redis
15 58 (1.58%) Amazon Redshift
15 58 (1.58%) Couchbase
15 58 (1.58%) RDBMS
16 56 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
17 46 (1.25%) Power BI
18 37 (1.01%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 660 (17.94%) Git (software)
2 636 (17.29%) JIRA
3 479 (13.02%) Jenkins
4 385 (10.46%) Selenium
5 216 (5.87%) TeamCity
6 184 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 180 (4.89%) Maven
8 160 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 152 (4.13%) Bitbucket
10 137 (3.72%) JUnit
11 123 (3.34%) NUnit
12 119 (3.23%) Subversion
13 114 (3.10%) Octopus Deploy
14 109 (2.96%) Visual Studio
15 106 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 105 (2.85%) Gradle
17 91 (2.47%) SoapUI
18 83 (2.26%) MSTest
18 83 (2.26%) WebDriver
19 78 (2.12%) JMeter
General
1 781 (21.23%) Finance
2 335 (9.11%) Retail
3 270 (7.34%) Games
4 242 (6.58%) Banking
5 112 (3.04%) Telecoms
6 107 (2.91%) Marketing
7 76 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 48 (1.30%) Investment Banking
9 45 (1.22%) Electronics
10 38 (1.03%) Financial Institution
11 36 (0.98%) Publishing
12 29 (0.79%) Automotive
13 26 (0.71%) Law
14 21 (0.57%) Advertising
15 20 (0.54%) Legal
16 19 (0.52%) Back Office
17 13 (0.35%) Military
18 12 (0.33%) Retail Banking
19 11 (0.30%) Aerospace
20 10 (0.27%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1,575 (42.81%) Developer
2 737 (20.03%) .NET Developer
3 506 (13.75%) C# Developer
4 449 (12.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 337 (9.16%) Analyst
6 286 (7.77%) Java Developer
7 275 (7.47%) Senior Developer
8 236 (6.41%) Software Engineer
9 195 (5.30%) Business Analyst
10 192 (5.22%) Scrum Master
11 178 (4.84%) C# WPF Developer
11 178 (4.84%) WPF Developer
12 152 (4.13%) Architect
13 148 (4.02%) Software Developer
14 129 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
14 129 (3.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 127 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
16 124 (3.37%) Project Manager
17 103 (2.80%) Lead Developer
18 99 (2.69%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,236 (33.60%) .NET
2 842 (22.89%) AngularJS
3 645 (17.53%) RESTful
4 640 (17.40%) ASP.NET
5 638 (17.34%) HTML
6 553 (15.03%) CSS
7 512 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 506 (13.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 483 (13.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 425 (11.55%) KnockoutJS
11 373 (10.14%) WPF
12 367 (9.98%) REST
13 354 (9.62%) .NET Framework
14 353 (9.59%) Web Services
15 340 (9.24%) React
16 325 (8.83%) Spring
17 303 (8.24%) Node.js
18 262 (7.12%) ASP.NET Core
19 243 (6.61%) HTML5
20 234 (6.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 387 (10.52%) User Experience
2 311 (8.45%) Greenfield Project
3 263 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
4 233 (6.33%) Fintech
5 209 (5.68%) Computer Science
6 178 (4.84%) Mobile App
7 124 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
8 106 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
9 77 (2.09%) Algorithms
10 65 (1.77%) Virtual Team
11 63 (1.71%) Social Network
12 58 (1.58%) Data Structures
13 51 (1.39%) Tandem
14 46 (1.25%) Management Information System
15 38 (1.03%) Data Centre
16 36 (0.98%) Online Gambling
17 35 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
18 33 (0.90%) Digital TV
18 33 (0.90%) PMI
19 32 (0.87%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 391 (10.63%) Linux
2 285 (7.75%) Windows
3 147 (4.00%) Android
4 126 (3.42%) Apple iOS
5 49 (1.33%) Unix
6 46 (1.25%) Mac OS X
7 25 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (0.65%) CentOS
9 16 (0.43%) Windows Server
10 12 (0.33%) Debian
11 9 (0.24%) Ubuntu
12 8 (0.22%) Nucleus RTOS
12 8 (0.22%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.19%) CoreOS
14 5 (0.14%) Solaris
15 3 (0.082%) AIX
15 3 (0.082%) SUSE
16 1 (0.027%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.027%) DC/OS
16 1 (0.027%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,278 (89.10%) Agile Software Development
2 3,212 (87.31%) Scrum
3 1,699 (46.18%) TDD
4 1,244 (33.81%) Continuous Integration
5 1,076 (29.25%) BDD
6 725 (19.71%) MVC
7 696 (18.92%) Test Automation
8 658 (17.89%) DevOps
9 595 (16.17%) Dependency Injection
10 549 (14.92%) Software Engineering
11 503 (13.67%) Problem-Solving
12 402 (10.93%) Microservices
13 380 (10.33%) Web Application Development
14 359 (9.76%) Coaching
15 357 (9.70%) Mentoring
16 353 (9.59%) Project Management
17 335 (9.11%) SDLC
18 315 (8.56%) Continuous Delivery
19 309 (8.40%) User Stories
20 291 (7.91%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1,249 (33.95%) C#
2 1,124 (30.55%) JavaScript
3 1,040 (28.27%) Java
4 625 (16.99%) SQL
5 467 (12.69%) Python
6 255 (6.93%) PHP
7 242 (6.58%) Java 8
8 238 (6.47%) Ruby
9 202 (5.49%) C++
10 175 (4.76%) Scala
11 130 (3.53%) C
12 117 (3.18%) T-SQL
13 112 (3.04%) PowerShell
14 106 (2.88%) Bash Shell
15 83 (2.26%) F#
16 79 (2.15%) TypeScript
17 63 (1.71%) ES6
18 56 (1.52%) Go
19 55 (1.49%) Objective-C
20 49 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 349 (9.49%) Degree
2 127 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 73 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 61 (1.66%) DV Cleared
5 59 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 56 (1.52%) CISSP
7 50 (1.36%) MCSE
8 47 (1.28%) CCNA
8 47 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
9 44 (1.20%) PMI Certification
10 43 (1.17%) CompTIA Security+
10 43 (1.17%) GIAC
10 43 (1.17%) Linux+ Certification
10 43 (1.17%) Network+ Certification
10 43 (1.17%) SANS
10 43 (1.17%) SSCP
11 42 (1.14%) SC Cleared
12 36 (0.98%) ISTQB
13 31 (0.84%) ISEB
14 28 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 285 (7.75%) QA
2 33 (0.90%) GDPR
3 29 (0.79%) PMO
4 12 (0.33%) PSD2
5 9 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.19%) PMBOK
7 5 (0.14%) IEC 61508
7 5 (0.14%) ISO 26262
7 5 (0.14%) MISRA
7 5 (0.14%) MISRA C
7 5 (0.14%) SEPA
8 3 (0.082%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.082%) FINREP
8 3 (0.082%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.082%) MiFID
8 3 (0.082%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.082%) SLA
9 2 (0.054%) IFRS
System Software
1 401 (10.90%) Docker
2 45 (1.22%) vSphere
3 30 (0.82%) Apache Flume
4 25 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (0.49%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.19%) iptables
8 6 (0.16%) Varnish
9 5 (0.14%) HDFS
10 4 (0.11%) Xen
11 2 (0.054%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.054%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.054%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.054%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.054%) zsh
12 1 (0.027%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.027%) GridGain
12 1 (0.027%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.027%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.027%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 231 (6.28%) Puppet
2 182 (4.95%) Ansible
3 176 (4.78%) Kubernetes
4 143 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
5 104 (2.83%) Kibana
6 74 (2.01%) Terraform
7 46 (1.25%) Salt
8 34 (0.92%) Mesos
9 33 (0.90%) Hadoop YARN
10 32 (0.87%) Oozie
11 22 (0.60%) logstash
12 21 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
13 20 (0.54%) Packer
14 18 (0.49%) Nagios
15 16 (0.43%) Grafana
16 14 (0.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 14 (0.38%) ITRS Geneos
17 12 (0.33%) WSUS
18 11 (0.30%) Prometheus
19 10 (0.27%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 561 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 257 (6.99%) Oracle
3 246 (6.69%) Google
4 99 (2.69%) SAP
5 88 (2.39%) Twitter
6 68 (1.85%) Atlassian
7 64 (1.74%) Tableau
8 62 (1.69%) Facebook
9 50 (1.36%) Splunk
10 49 (1.33%) WorldPay
11 47 (1.28%) AppDynamics
12 45 (1.22%) HP
13 38 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
14 36 (0.98%) Adobe
15 32 (0.87%) Apple
15 32 (0.87%) New Relic
15 32 (0.87%) VMware
16 31 (0.84%) Hortonworks
17 30 (0.82%) Cloudera
17 30 (0.82%) MapR