Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 161 140
Rank change year-on-year +19 -21 +15
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 2,779 3,275 4,209
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.41% 2.20% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 2.38% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,344 2,660 3,686
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 105,988 137,424 163,586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.04% 92.21% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 84,055 108,077 132,865
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Kanban as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in the UK

Kanban
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Kanban.

Salary trend for Kanban in the UK

Kanban
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kanban over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Kanban in the UK

Kanban
Top 18 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 9 April 2020. 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 +21 2,615 £60,000 +4.35% 360
London +14 1,467 £62,500 -3.85% 132
UK excluding London +26 1,249 £50,000 - 246
North of England +26 386 £52,500 +5.00% 66
South East -7 302 £56,250 +2.27% 63
North West +20 211 £52,500 +5.00% 42
Work from Home +26 184 £50,000 -9.09% 31
South West +49 170 £47,500 +5.56% 30
Yorkshire +34 168 £56,250 +29.31% 17
Midlands +82 166 £52,500 +2.44% 40
East of England +31 149 £53,000 -11.67% 30
West Midlands +104 106 £60,000 +4.35% 23
Wales +26 59 £41,905 -6.88% 11
East Midlands +31 57 £45,000 -5.26% 17
Scotland -28 32 £52,500 +23.53% 6
North East 0 7 £60,000 +54.84% 7
Northern Ireland -5 6 - - 2
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 2,516 (90.54%) Agile Software Development
2 2,404 (86.51%) Scrum
3 1,205 (43.36%) TDD
4 1,006 (36.20%) JavaScript
5 995 (35.80%) C#
6 911 (32.78%) .NET
7 825 (29.69%) AWS
8 774 (27.85%) Azure
9 767 (27.60%) BDD
10 745 (26.81%) AngularJS
11 683 (24.58%) SQL Server
12 644 (23.17%) React
13 642 (23.10%) Microservices
14 630 (22.67%) DevOps
15 619 (22.27%) Java
16 606 (21.81%) Continuous Integration
17 570 (20.51%) Finance
18 557 (20.04%) MVC
19 539 (19.40%) .NET Core
20 534 (19.22%) ASP.NET
20 534 (19.22%) Node.js
21 526 (18.93%) JIRA
22 502 (18.06%) ASP.NET Web API
23 501 (18.03%) Software Engineering
24 458 (16.48%) Test Automation
25 449 (16.16%) .NET Framework
26 436 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
27 424 (15.26%) Git (software)
28 423 (15.22%) SQL
29 417 (15.01%) Vue.js

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
1 404 (14.54%) Elasticsearch
2 224 (8.06%) Confluence
3 51 (1.84%) CMS
4 47 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 45 (1.62%) SharePoint
6 37 (1.33%) IIS
6 37 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 35 (1.26%) Apache Spark
7 35 (1.26%) Umbraco
8 32 (1.15%) OpenStack
9 27 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
10 24 (0.86%) Apache
11 21 (0.76%) JBoss
11 21 (0.76%) nginx
12 19 (0.68%) Kentico
13 17 (0.61%) DNN
13 17 (0.61%) EPiServer
13 17 (0.61%) Immediacy CMS
13 17 (0.61%) Sitefinity
14 14 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
4 18 (0.65%) Chatbot
5 15 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.40%) Sketch
7 7 (0.25%) Zeplin
8 6 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.22%) InVision
9 4 (0.14%) Figma
9 4 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.11%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.072%) Gephi
12 1 (0.036%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 41 (1.48%) SAP Hybris
2 24 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (0.83%) SAP S/4HANA
4 13 (0.47%) Magento
5 3 (0.11%) CiviCRM
6 2 (0.072%) Maximo
6 2 (0.072%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.036%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.036%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.036%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.036%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.036%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.036%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.036%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.036%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 825 (29.69%) AWS
2 774 (27.85%) Azure
3 139 (5.00%) SaaS
4 134 (4.82%) GCP
5 73 (2.63%) GitHub
6 71 (2.55%) PaaS
7 68 (2.45%) Office 365
8 67 (2.41%) Serverless
9 56 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
10 38 (1.37%) OpenShift
11 32 (1.15%) Amazon S3
12 31 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
13 30 (1.08%) Slack
14 28 (1.01%) IaaS
15 27 (0.97%) Trello
16 26 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 26 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
17 23 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 20 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
19 19 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (3.17%) Internet
2 36 (1.30%) Firewall
3 34 (1.22%) HTTP
4 28 (1.01%) Broadband
5 23 (0.83%) DNS
5 23 (0.83%) VPN
6 20 (0.72%) DMZ
7 18 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (0.54%) Skype
9 12 (0.43%) TCP/IP
10 10 (0.36%) Hyperconnected
11 9 (0.32%) AMQP
12 8 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
13 7 (0.25%) BGP
13 7 (0.25%) OSPF
13 7 (0.25%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (0.25%) WAN
13 7 (0.25%) Wireshark
14 6 (0.22%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.22%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 683 (24.58%) SQL Server
2 392 (14.11%) MongoDB
3 360 (12.95%) SQL Server 2019
4 125 (4.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 119 (4.28%) NoSQL
6 101 (3.63%) Relational Database
7 89 (3.20%) MySQL
8 84 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
9 70 (2.52%) Big Data
10 30 (1.08%) Hadoop
11 29 (1.04%) RDBMS
11 29 (1.04%) Redis
12 27 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
12 27 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 26 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
14 24 (0.86%) Cosmos DB
15 16 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (0.50%) GIS
16 14 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 526 (18.93%) JIRA
2 424 (15.26%) Git (software)
3 260 (9.36%) Jenkins
4 181 (6.51%) Selenium
5 111 (3.99%) Cucumber
6 94 (3.38%) Maven
7 89 (3.20%) TeamCity
8 81 (2.91%) JUnit
8 81 (2.91%) Visual Studio
9 79 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 69 (2.48%) Visual Studio Team System
11 63 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
12 58 (2.09%) Mockito
13 56 (2.02%) JMeter
14 55 (1.98%) NUnit
15 49 (1.76%) Bitbucket
16 48 (1.73%) Jasmine
16 48 (1.73%) SonarQube
17 46 (1.66%) SoapUI
18 45 (1.62%) git-flow
General
1 570 (20.51%) Finance
2 296 (10.65%) Banking
3 200 (7.20%) Games
4 184 (6.62%) Retail
5 101 (3.63%) Marketing
6 80 (2.88%) Public Sector
7 44 (1.58%) Advertising
8 37 (1.33%) Front Office
9 34 (1.22%) Legal
9 34 (1.22%) Publishing
9 34 (1.22%) Telecoms
10 28 (1.01%) Investment Banking
11 27 (0.97%) Automotive
12 24 (0.86%) Retail Banking
13 21 (0.76%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.65%) Law
15 17 (0.61%) Back Office
16 14 (0.50%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.32%) Electronics
17 9 (0.32%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 1,309 (47.10%) Developer
2 616 (22.17%) .NET Developer
3 351 (12.63%) C# Developer
4 273 (9.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 249 (8.96%) Java Developer
6 214 (7.70%) Senior Developer
7 194 (6.98%) Software Engineer
8 164 (5.90%) Analyst
9 160 (5.76%) Scrum Master
10 101 (3.63%) Project Manager
11 97 (3.49%) Software Developer
12 95 (3.42%) Business Analyst
13 88 (3.17%) Architect
13 88 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
14 87 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
15 84 (3.02%) React Developer
16 75 (2.70%) Junior
17 69 (2.48%) Consultant
18 68 (2.45%) Senior Java Developer
19 65 (2.34%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 911 (32.78%) .NET
2 745 (26.81%) AngularJS
3 644 (23.17%) React
4 539 (19.40%) .NET Core
5 534 (19.22%) ASP.NET
5 534 (19.22%) Node.js
6 502 (18.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 449 (16.16%) .NET Framework
8 436 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 417 (15.01%) Vue.js
10 368 (13.24%) Entity Framework
11 333 (11.98%) HTML
12 331 (11.91%) CSS
13 285 (10.26%) RESTful
14 262 (9.43%) Spring
15 237 (8.53%) REST
16 220 (7.92%) Web Services
17 147 (5.29%) WPF
18 109 (3.92%) HTML5
19 106 (3.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 267 (9.61%) Greenfield Project
2 199 (7.16%) User Experience
3 159 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
4 123 (4.43%) Mobile App
5 87 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 60 (2.16%) Data Structures
7 56 (2.02%) Algorithms
8 50 (1.80%) Tandem
9 46 (1.66%) Management Information System
10 44 (1.58%) Public Cloud
11 35 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
12 31 (1.12%) Cloud Native
13 29 (1.04%) Data Centre
14 24 (0.86%) Mainframe
15 22 (0.79%) PKI
16 21 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 21 (0.76%) iPad
17 19 (0.68%) Virtual Team
18 17 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
18 17 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 222 (7.99%) Windows
2 209 (7.52%) Linux
3 62 (2.23%) Apple iOS
4 58 (2.09%) Android
5 51 (1.84%) Unix
6 37 (1.33%) Windows Server
7 15 (0.54%) CentOS
7 15 (0.54%) Debian
8 13 (0.47%) Windows Server 2019
9 12 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
10 10 (0.36%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.32%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.14%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.14%) zOS
14 3 (0.11%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.036%) AIX
15 1 (0.036%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,516 (90.54%) Agile Software Development
2 2,404 (86.51%) Scrum
3 1,205 (43.36%) TDD
4 767 (27.60%) BDD
5 642 (23.10%) Microservices
6 630 (22.67%) DevOps
7 606 (21.81%) Continuous Integration
8 557 (20.04%) MVC
9 501 (18.03%) Software Engineering
10 458 (16.48%) Test Automation
11 415 (14.93%) Web Application Development
12 316 (11.37%) SDLC
13 291 (10.47%) Problem-Solving
14 246 (8.85%) OO
15 244 (8.78%) Fintech
16 224 (8.06%) User Stories
17 208 (7.48%) Mentoring
18 193 (6.94%) Pair Programming
19 192 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
20 190 (6.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1,006 (36.20%) JavaScript
2 995 (35.80%) C#
3 619 (22.27%) Java
4 423 (15.22%) SQL
5 398 (14.32%) TypeScript
6 321 (11.55%) Python
7 172 (6.19%) Java 8
8 97 (3.49%) C
9 96 (3.45%) T-SQL
10 95 (3.42%) PowerShell
11 81 (2.91%) Bash Shell
12 80 (2.88%) PHP
13 74 (2.66%) Ruby
14 73 (2.63%) Scala
15 66 (2.37%) C++
16 45 (1.62%) ES6
17 33 (1.19%) Groovy
18 30 (1.08%) Go
19 24 (0.86%) Apple Swift
20 22 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 276 (9.93%) Degree
2 70 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 51 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 42 (1.51%) ISTQB
5 33 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 32 (1.15%) ISEB
7 30 (1.08%) SAFe Agilist
8 27 (0.97%) CISSP
9 25 (0.90%) DV Cleared
10 23 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (0.68%) PMI Certification
13 17 (0.61%) RHCE
14 16 (0.58%) AWS Certification
14 16 (0.58%) CISA
14 16 (0.58%) MCP
14 16 (0.58%) PMP
15 15 (0.54%) CISM
16 10 (0.36%) IIBA
16 10 (0.36%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 248 (8.92%) QA
2 25 (0.90%) SLA
3 23 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.50%) GDPR
4 14 (0.50%) PMO
5 13 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.43%) COBIT
7 9 (0.32%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.18%) NIST
9 4 (0.14%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.11%) NIST 800
11 2 (0.072%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.072%) EMIR
11 2 (0.072%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.072%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.072%) MISRA
11 2 (0.072%) MISRA C
11 2 (0.072%) WCAG
System Software
1 356 (12.81%) Docker
2 75 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 40 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.65%) vSphere
5 17 (0.61%) Postfix
6 14 (0.50%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.25%) ISA Server
7 7 (0.25%) ProxySG
8 5 (0.18%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.11%) NDS
9 3 (0.11%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 3 (0.11%) XenApp
10 2 (0.072%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.072%) HDFS
11 1 (0.036%) LXC
11 1 (0.036%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.036%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 278 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 113 (4.07%) Ansible
3 85 (3.06%) Terraform
4 60 (2.16%) Puppet
5 55 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
6 33 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
7 21 (0.76%) SCCM
8 19 (0.68%) Kibana
8 19 (0.68%) SCOM
9 15 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
10 13 (0.47%) Packer
11 12 (0.43%) CA Service Virtualization
11 12 (0.43%) Mesos
11 12 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
12 10 (0.36%) WSUS
13 9 (0.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 9 (0.32%) yum
14 8 (0.29%) Rancher
15 7 (0.25%) CA Single Sign-On
15 7 (0.25%) Oozie
Vendors
1 406 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 118 (4.25%) Oracle
3 117 (4.21%) Google
4 84 (3.02%) SAP
5 76 (2.73%) WorldPay
6 66 (2.37%) FIS
7 50 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 48 (1.73%) IBM
9 46 (1.66%) hybris
10 42 (1.51%) VMware
11 40 (1.44%) HP
12 38 (1.37%) Sitecore
13 35 (1.26%) Atlassian
14 31 (1.12%) Adobe
15 26 (0.94%) Unisys
16 21 (0.76%) Red Hat
16 21 (0.76%) Splunk
17 20 (0.72%) AppDynamics
18 18 (0.65%) Demandware
19 17 (0.61%) SaltStack