Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 147 154 153
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 2,874 3,452 4,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.31% 2.29% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 2.49% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,169 2,683 3,310
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 114,505 138,821 160,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.00% 92.14% 92.18%
Number of salaries quoted 90,576 109,553 129,063
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -1 2,694 £60,000 +4.35% 516
London +5 1,420 £65,000 +4.00% 212
UK excluding London +14 1,393 £52,500 +5.00% 346
North of England +27 440 £50,000 - 99
South East -49 300 £57,500 +4.55% 88
North West -7 253 £50,000 - 65
East of England +73 209 £57,500 +9.52% 26
South West +25 187 £50,000 -3.38% 39
Yorkshire +78 179 £47,500 +2.70% 27
Midlands +44 146 £52,500 +5.00% 52
West Midlands +33 92 £60,000 +20.00% 27
Wales +19 54 £42,203 -4.09% 15
East Midlands +9 51 £42,500 -19.05% 25
Scotland -5 45 £52,500 +23.53% 26
Northern Ireland -2 21 £60,000 +20.00% 1
North East -3 8 £48,750 +25.81% 7
Channel Islands - 3 - -
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 2,574 (89.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2,474 (86.08%) Scrum
3 1,120 (38.97%) TDD
4 907 (31.56%) JavaScript
5 888 (30.90%) C#
6 779 (27.11%) .NET
7 698 (24.29%) BDD
8 695 (24.18%) DevOps
9 683 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
10 622 (21.64%) Java
11 602 (20.95%) AWS
12 599 (20.84%) AngularJS
13 598 (20.81%) JIRA
14 590 (20.53%) Finance
15 573 (19.94%) Azure
16 569 (19.80%) SQL Server
17 542 (18.86%) Software Engineering
18 508 (17.68%) Git (software)
19 507 (17.64%) Test Automation
20 482 (16.77%) React
21 451 (15.69%) SQL
22 450 (15.66%) Microservices
23 442 (15.38%) MVC
24 436 (15.17%) ASP.NET
25 382 (13.29%) Microsoft
26 361 (12.56%) HTML
27 357 (12.42%) CSS
28 354 (12.32%) ASP.NET Web API
29 353 (12.28%) Docker
30 331 (11.52%) Problem-Solving

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
1 251 (8.73%) Confluence
2 184 (6.40%) Elasticsearch
3 70 (2.44%) Apache Spark
4 61 (2.12%) CMS
5 46 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 43 (1.50%) Apache
7 38 (1.32%) SharePoint
7 38 (1.32%) WordPress
8 33 (1.15%) JBoss
9 32 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
10 30 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
10 30 (1.04%) Drupal
10 30 (1.04%) nginx
10 30 (1.04%) OpenStack
11 25 (0.87%) IIS
12 24 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 23 (0.80%) Mule
14 18 (0.63%) SugarCRM
15 16 (0.56%) Umbraco
16 12 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
4 21 (0.73%) Chatbot
4 21 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.70%) Sketch
6 19 (0.66%) InVision
7 8 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.28%) Gliffy
7 8 (0.28%) Marvel
8 6 (0.21%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 3 (0.10%) Zeplin
12 2 (0.070%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.035%) Adobe XD
13 1 (0.035%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (1.15%) SAP Hybris
2 19 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
4 16 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 16 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.35%) CiviCRM
5 10 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
6 8 (0.28%) Magento
7 7 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
8 4 (0.14%) R3 Corda
9 2 (0.070%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.070%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.035%) Endur
10 1 (0.035%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.035%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 602 (20.95%) AWS
2 573 (19.94%) Azure
3 162 (5.64%) GCP
4 127 (4.42%) SaaS
5 105 (3.65%) GitHub
6 83 (2.89%) PaaS
7 79 (2.75%) Office 365
8 72 (2.51%) Serverless
9 45 (1.57%) OpenShift
10 42 (1.46%) Trello
11 37 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
11 37 (1.29%) Power Platform
12 33 (1.15%) IaaS
13 31 (1.08%) G Suite
14 30 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
15 28 (0.97%) Slack
16 27 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
17 25 (0.87%) CloudFront
18 24 (0.84%) Amazon S3
19 23 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 68 (2.37%) Internet
2 60 (2.09%) Firewall
3 35 (1.22%) HTTP
4 28 (0.97%) Broadband
5 25 (0.87%) VPN
6 23 (0.80%) DMZ
6 23 (0.80%) TCP/IP
7 20 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
8 17 (0.59%) HTTPS
9 16 (0.56%) DNS
10 14 (0.49%) Skype
11 11 (0.38%) NetScaler
12 10 (0.35%) Hyperconnected
13 9 (0.31%) AMQP
13 9 (0.31%) BGP
13 9 (0.31%) OSPF
13 9 (0.31%) Spanning Tree
14 6 (0.21%) Wireshark
15 5 (0.17%) MPLS
15 5 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 569 (19.80%) SQL Server
2 203 (7.06%) MongoDB
3 192 (6.68%) SQL Server 2016
4 131 (4.56%) SQL Server 2019
5 116 (4.04%) NoSQL
6 113 (3.93%) Relational Database
7 94 (3.27%) MySQL
8 92 (3.20%) Big Data
9 71 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
10 55 (1.91%) RDBMS
11 45 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
12 43 (1.50%) Hadoop
13 41 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 38 (1.32%) Cosmos DB
15 36 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 33 (1.15%) Power BI
17 30 (1.04%) Oracle Database
18 24 (0.84%) Redis
19 23 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 23 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 598 (20.81%) JIRA
2 508 (17.68%) Git (software)
3 265 (9.22%) Jenkins
4 263 (9.15%) Selenium
5 157 (5.46%) Cucumber
6 122 (4.24%) TeamCity
7 118 (4.11%) Maven
8 107 (3.72%) Visual Studio
9 94 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 91 (3.17%) JUnit
11 80 (2.78%) JMeter
12 76 (2.64%) Bitbucket
13 73 (2.54%) SonarQube
14 70 (2.44%) NUnit
15 68 (2.37%) Jasmine
15 68 (2.37%) Mocha
15 68 (2.37%) Octopus Deploy
16 67 (2.33%) SoapUI
17 65 (2.26%) git-flow
18 63 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 590 (20.53%) Finance
2 306 (10.65%) Banking
3 211 (7.34%) Retail
4 153 (5.32%) Games
5 111 (3.86%) Marketing
6 97 (3.38%) Public Sector
7 61 (2.12%) Telecoms
8 42 (1.46%) Legal
9 39 (1.36%) Front Office
10 35 (1.22%) Automotive
11 32 (1.11%) Manufacturing
12 29 (1.01%) Electronics
13 26 (0.90%) Advertising
14 23 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 21 (0.73%) Publishing
16 18 (0.63%) Billing
17 16 (0.56%) Law
17 16 (0.56%) Retail Banking
18 14 (0.49%) Investment Banking
19 13 (0.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,220 (42.45%) Developer
2 452 (15.73%) .NET Developer
3 316 (11.00%) C# Developer
4 284 (9.88%) Senior Developer
5 241 (8.39%) Java Developer
6 231 (8.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 221 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 194 (6.75%) Analyst
9 158 (5.50%) Scrum Master
10 111 (3.86%) Project Manager
11 109 (3.79%) React Developer
12 108 (3.76%) Architect
13 103 (3.58%) Consultant
14 96 (3.34%) DevOps Engineer
15 95 (3.31%) Software Developer
16 94 (3.27%) Business Analyst
17 92 (3.20%) Senior Java Developer
18 85 (2.96%) JavaScript Developer
19 73 (2.54%) Tester
20 72 (2.51%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 779 (27.11%) .NET
2 599 (20.84%) AngularJS
3 482 (16.77%) React
4 436 (15.17%) ASP.NET
5 361 (12.56%) HTML
6 357 (12.42%) CSS
7 354 (12.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 330 (11.48%) RESTful
9 314 (10.93%) Node.js
10 305 (10.61%) REST
11 299 (10.40%) Spring
12 294 (10.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 285 (9.92%) .NET Core
14 274 (9.53%) .NET Framework
15 241 (8.39%) Web Services
16 229 (7.97%) Vue.js
17 181 (6.30%) Entity Framework
18 155 (5.39%) KnockoutJS
19 151 (5.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 135 (4.70%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 250 (8.70%) User Experience
2 206 (7.17%) Greenfield Project
3 158 (5.50%) Mobile App
4 156 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 88 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 67 (2.33%) Algorithms
7 62 (2.16%) Data Structures
8 46 (1.60%) Public Cloud
9 44 (1.53%) iPad
9 44 (1.53%) Management Information System
9 44 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
10 30 (1.04%) Cloud Native
10 30 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
11 28 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 28 (0.97%) Virtual Team
12 26 (0.90%) Online Gambling
13 22 (0.77%) Data Centre
14 21 (0.73%) Online Banking
14 21 (0.73%) Renewable Energy
15 18 (0.63%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 287 (9.99%) Linux
2 207 (7.20%) Windows
3 91 (3.17%) Android
4 83 (2.89%) Apple iOS
5 69 (2.40%) Unix
6 32 (1.11%) Mac OS
7 25 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 19 (0.66%) Debian
9 17 (0.59%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.45%) CentOS
11 9 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.21%) zOS
13 3 (0.10%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.035%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.035%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,574 (89.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2,474 (86.08%) Scrum
3 1,120 (38.97%) TDD
4 698 (24.29%) BDD
5 695 (24.18%) DevOps
6 683 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
7 542 (18.86%) Software Engineering
8 507 (17.64%) Test Automation
9 450 (15.66%) Microservices
10 442 (15.38%) MVC
11 331 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
12 312 (10.86%) SDLC
13 267 (9.29%) Fintech
14 264 (9.19%) Continuous Delivery
15 263 (9.15%) Coaching
16 262 (9.12%) Mentoring
17 253 (8.80%) Web Application Development
18 252 (8.77%) OO
19 248 (8.63%) User Stories
20 237 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 907 (31.56%) JavaScript
2 888 (30.90%) C#
3 622 (21.64%) Java
4 451 (15.69%) SQL
5 319 (11.10%) Python
6 193 (6.72%) TypeScript
7 146 (5.08%) Java 8
8 123 (4.28%) C
9 109 (3.79%) PHP
10 101 (3.51%) PowerShell
11 94 (3.27%) T-SQL
12 73 (2.54%) Bash Shell
13 72 (2.51%) Ruby
14 70 (2.44%) C++
15 64 (2.23%) Scala
16 55 (1.91%) ES6
17 42 (1.46%) Groovy
18 34 (1.18%) Kotlin
18 34 (1.18%) PL/SQL
19 30 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 293 (10.19%) Degree
2 64 (2.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 50 (1.74%) SAFe Agilist
5 38 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 31 (1.08%) DV Cleared
7 26 (0.90%) CISSP
7 26 (0.90%) ISEB
7 26 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (0.84%) RHCE
9 21 (0.73%) CCNA
9 21 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (0.73%) SC Cleared
10 18 (0.63%) SANS
11 16 (0.56%) CompTIA Security+
11 16 (0.56%) GIAC
11 16 (0.56%) Linux+ Certification
11 16 (0.56%) MCSE
11 16 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
11 16 (0.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (9.32%) QA
2 20 (0.70%) GDPR
3 16 (0.56%) PMO
4 15 (0.52%) IFRS
5 14 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.45%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 9 (0.31%) COBIT
8 9 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.31%) PSD2
8 9 (0.31%) SLA
9 6 (0.21%) WCAG
10 4 (0.14%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.10%) SEPA
11 3 (0.10%) TickIT
12 2 (0.070%) EMIR
12 2 (0.070%) MiFID
12 2 (0.070%) MISRA
12 2 (0.070%) MISRA C
12 2 (0.070%) NCSC
System Software
1 353 (12.28%) Docker
2 70 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 31 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.56%) Apache Flume
4 16 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (0.42%) Postfix
7 11 (0.38%) XenApp
8 8 (0.28%) vSphere
9 5 (0.17%) ProxySG
9 5 (0.17%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.14%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.035%) Firmware
11 1 (0.035%) HDFS
11 1 (0.035%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.035%) OpenIDM
11 1 (0.035%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.035%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 280 (9.74%) Kubernetes
2 148 (5.15%) Ansible
3 102 (3.55%) Terraform
4 70 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
5 65 (2.26%) Puppet
6 59 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
7 30 (1.04%) Docker Swarm
8 19 (0.66%) SCOM
9 18 (0.63%) Oozie
10 16 (0.56%) SCCM
11 14 (0.49%) Kibana
11 14 (0.49%) Packer
12 13 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
12 13 (0.45%) WSUS
13 12 (0.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 12 (0.42%) yum
14 11 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 11 (0.38%) SCOrch
15 10 (0.35%) Prometheus
16 9 (0.31%) Mesos
Vendors
1 382 (13.29%) Microsoft
2 163 (5.67%) Google
3 154 (5.36%) Oracle
4 120 (4.18%) WorldPay
5 92 (3.20%) SAP
6 83 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
7 74 (2.57%) FIS
8 63 (2.19%) Adobe
9 62 (2.16%) HP
10 60 (2.09%) hybris
11 51 (1.77%) Splunk
12 41 (1.43%) IBM
13 40 (1.39%) Atlassian
14 35 (1.22%) VMware
15 34 (1.18%) Sitecore
16 23 (0.80%) Demandware
17 22 (0.77%) Informatica
18 21 (0.73%) AppDynamics
19 19 (0.66%) Databricks
20 17 (0.59%) New Relic