Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 195 157 146
Rank change year-on-year -38 -11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 944 3,103 3,731
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.74% 2.30% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 2.49% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 879 2,510 3,093
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,125 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 49,970 124,639 149,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.26% 92.19% 91.96%
Number of salaries quoted 41,486 98,615 119,146
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +4.65%

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 23 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Kanban in the UK

Kanban
Top 17 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 23 November 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 -36 877 £62,500 +4.17% 249
UK excluding London -14 538 £55,000 +4.76% 191
London -78 370 £67,500 +3.85% 83
South East +63 162 £65,000 +18.18% 43
Work from Home -29 143 £62,500 +6.38% 39
North of England -56 105 £50,000 - 49
Midlands +93 97 £47,500 -9.52% 31
South West +7 92 £66,500 +33.00% 23
North West -9 68 £50,000 - 29
East Midlands +82 54 £45,000 +2.86% 15
East of England -7 44 £65,000 +18.18% 20
West Midlands +66 43 £47,500 -14.35% 16
Yorkshire -37 34 £42,500 -10.53% 17
Wales +46 24 £55,000 +15.79% 14
Scotland +19 12 £42,713 -17.06% 8
North East +15 3 £37,500 -23.08% 3
Northern Ireland +3 3 £26,500 -55.83% 3

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 872 (92.37%) Agile Software Development
2 836 (88.56%) Scrum
3 366 (38.77%) DevOps
4 297 (31.46%) AWS
5 279 (29.56%) JIRA
6 276 (29.24%) Java
7 245 (25.95%) JavaScript
8 242 (25.64%) Azure
9 236 (25.00%) TDD
10 213 (22.56%) Microservices
11 206 (21.82%) Finance
12 200 (21.19%) Git (software)
12 200 (21.19%) BDD
13 187 (19.81%) SQL
14 184 (19.49%) Test Automation
15 167 (17.69%) RESTful
16 150 (15.89%) Jenkins
17 144 (15.25%) C#
18 140 (14.83%) .NET
19 139 (14.72%) Python
19 139 (14.72%) AngularJS
20 137 (14.51%) SQL Server
21 134 (14.19%) QA
22 132 (13.98%) Docker
23 124 (13.14%) Web Services
24 123 (13.03%) Mentoring
25 122 (12.92%) Microsoft
26 119 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
27 115 (12.18%) REST
27 115 (12.18%) Confluence

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
1 115 (12.18%) Confluence
2 43 (4.56%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (2.97%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.12%) IIS
5 14 (1.48%) JBoss
5 14 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (0.85%) Mule
6 8 (0.85%) OpenStack
6 8 (0.85%) Red Hat Fuse
7 7 (0.74%) CMS
7 7 (0.74%) Mule ESB
7 7 (0.74%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.64%) MQSeries
9 5 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.42%) Apache
10 4 (0.42%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.32%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.32%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.21%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.21%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 20 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.17%) MS Visio
3 9 (0.95%) Chatbot
4 6 (0.64%) Figma
5 4 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.42%) Zeplin
6 3 (0.32%) Sketch
7 2 (0.21%) Adobe XD
7 2 (0.21%) InVision
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (3.50%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (1.06%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (0.53%) Odoo
4 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 297 (31.46%) AWS
2 242 (25.64%) Azure
3 104 (11.02%) SaaS
4 78 (8.26%) GCP
5 52 (5.51%) Serverless
6 44 (4.66%) PaaS
7 37 (3.92%) IaaS
8 31 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
9 30 (3.18%) Power Platform
10 27 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 23 (2.44%) Akamai
12 22 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
13 19 (2.01%) Azure Active Directory
14 17 (1.80%) GitHub
15 16 (1.69%) Amazon EKS
16 15 (1.59%) Amazon ECS
17 13 (1.38%) Azure Data Factory
17 13 (1.38%) npm
18 12 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
19 10 (1.06%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.13%) DNS
2 37 (3.92%) HTTP
3 30 (3.18%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.69%) FTP
4 16 (1.69%) SMTP
5 15 (1.59%) IMAP
6 14 (1.48%) Firewall
7 13 (1.38%) Skype
8 9 (0.95%) Bluetooth
8 9 (0.95%) VoIP
9 8 (0.85%) PBX
9 8 (0.85%) RTP
9 8 (0.85%) STUN
9 8 (0.85%) VPN
10 7 (0.74%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.74%) Internet
10 7 (0.74%) WAN
11 6 (0.64%) LAN
12 5 (0.53%) MPLS
13 4 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 111 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 94 (9.96%) NoSQL
4 63 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 46 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (3.71%) Relational Database
7 29 (3.07%) Power BI
8 28 (2.97%) Big Data
9 22 (2.33%) Data Lake
10 19 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (1.91%) MySQL
12 17 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
12 17 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
14 14 (1.48%) Hadoop
15 13 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (1.27%) Cosmos DB
16 12 (1.27%) SQL Server 2019
17 10 (1.06%) BigQuery
17 10 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 279 (29.56%) JIRA
2 200 (21.19%) Git (software)
3 150 (15.89%) Jenkins
4 68 (7.20%) Selenium
5 66 (6.99%) JUnit
6 62 (6.57%) Maven
7 57 (6.04%) Cucumber
8 39 (4.13%) Bitbucket
9 38 (4.03%) SpecFlow
10 34 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
11 33 (3.50%) TeamCity
11 33 (3.50%) Visual Studio Team System
12 32 (3.39%) Appium
13 27 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
14 26 (2.75%) Mockito
15 25 (2.65%) SonarQube
16 23 (2.44%) DbUnit
16 23 (2.44%) jMock
16 23 (2.44%) NUnit
17 18 (1.91%) SoapUI
General
1 206 (21.82%) Finance
2 79 (8.37%) Public Sector
3 44 (4.66%) Banking
4 40 (4.24%) Marketing
5 36 (3.81%) Games
6 31 (3.28%) Investment Banking
7 29 (3.07%) Telecoms
8 25 (2.65%) Financial Institution
8 25 (2.65%) Law
9 24 (2.54%) Manufacturing
9 24 (2.54%) Retail
10 18 (1.91%) Electronics
11 16 (1.69%) Advertising
12 15 (1.59%) Front Office
13 8 (0.85%) Legal
14 6 (0.64%) Automotive
15 3 (0.32%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.32%) Publishing
16 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 371 (39.30%) Developer
2 98 (10.38%) Java Developer
3 71 (7.52%) Senior Developer
4 70 (7.42%) Scrum Master
5 67 (7.10%) .NET Developer
6 54 (5.72%) Analyst
7 52 (5.51%) Architect
7 52 (5.51%) Full Stack Developer
8 50 (5.30%) C# Developer
8 50 (5.30%) Scala Developer
9 40 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
10 38 (4.03%) Project Manager
11 35 (3.71%) Lead Developer
12 32 (3.39%) Product Owner
13 30 (3.18%) Senior Java Developer
14 29 (3.07%) Consultant
15 28 (2.97%) DevOps Engineer
15 28 (2.97%) Software Developer
16 24 (2.54%) Digital Developer
16 24 (2.54%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (17.69%) RESTful
2 140 (14.83%) .NET
3 139 (14.72%) AngularJS
4 124 (13.14%) Web Services
5 115 (12.18%) REST
6 108 (11.44%) Spring
7 104 (11.02%) CSS
7 104 (11.02%) React
8 99 (10.49%) HTML
9 76 (8.05%) JSON
10 74 (7.84%) XML
11 73 (7.73%) Node.js
12 66 (6.99%) ASP.NET
13 62 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 62 (6.57%) SOAP
14 53 (5.61%) .NET Framework
15 52 (5.51%) .NET Core
16 49 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
17 46 (4.87%) J2EE
18 43 (4.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 69 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (5.40%) User Experience
3 47 (4.98%) Mobile App
4 34 (3.60%) Cloud Native
4 34 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
5 22 (2.33%) FMCG
6 19 (2.01%) Fixed Income
7 17 (1.80%) Replication
8 15 (1.59%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.48%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.38%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
12 10 (1.06%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (0.64%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.64%) PMI
14 5 (0.53%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.53%) Derivative
14 5 (0.53%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 97 (10.28%) Linux
2 45 (4.77%) Windows
3 39 (4.13%) Android
4 35 (3.71%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.22%) CentOS
6 17 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (1.69%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.85%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.74%) Unix
10 6 (0.64%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 872 (92.37%) Agile Software Development
2 836 (88.56%) Scrum
3 366 (38.77%) DevOps
4 236 (25.00%) TDD
5 213 (22.56%) Microservices
6 200 (21.19%) BDD
7 184 (19.49%) Test Automation
8 123 (13.03%) Mentoring
9 119 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
10 102 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 92 (9.75%) Software Engineering
12 88 (9.32%) Analytics
13 87 (9.22%) Coaching
14 84 (8.90%) SDLC
15 83 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
16 79 (8.37%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 75 (7.94%) Project Management
18 67 (7.10%) Test Strategy
19 63 (6.67%) MVC
20 60 (6.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 276 (29.24%) Java
2 245 (25.95%) JavaScript
3 187 (19.81%) SQL
4 144 (15.25%) C#
5 139 (14.72%) Python
6 81 (8.58%) TypeScript
7 58 (6.14%) Scala
8 46 (4.87%) Ruby
9 37 (3.92%) Java 8
10 34 (3.60%) Go
11 31 (3.28%) PHP
12 30 (3.18%) T-SQL
13 26 (2.75%) C
14 24 (2.54%) Kotlin
14 24 (2.54%) Shell Script
15 23 (2.44%) Groovy
16 20 (2.12%) Bash Shell
17 18 (1.91%) XPath
18 16 (1.69%) Perl
19 15 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 79 (8.37%) Security Cleared
2 73 (7.73%) SC Cleared
3 64 (6.78%) Degree
4 20 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.74%) ISEB
6 7 (0.74%) Master's Degree
6 7 (0.74%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.53%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.42%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.32%) MCSD
9 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.21%) APMG
10 2 (0.21%) CBAP
10 2 (0.21%) CCNA
10 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.21%) IIBA
10 2 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (14.19%) QA
2 10 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.64%) SLA
5 4 (0.42%) MiFID
5 4 (0.42%) PMO
6 3 (0.32%) ISO 20022
6 3 (0.32%) SEPA
7 2 (0.21%) GDPR
8 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.11%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.11%) NIST
8 1 (0.11%) NIST 800
System Software
1 132 (13.98%) Docker
2 41 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (3.28%) Active Directory
4 17 (1.80%) NDS
5 16 (1.69%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 14 (1.48%) vSphere
7 8 (0.85%) Postfix
8 3 (0.32%) LXC
9 2 (0.21%) iptables
9 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 82 (8.69%) Ansible
2 81 (8.58%) Kubernetes
3 68 (7.20%) Terraform
4 41 (4.34%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (3.50%) Puppet
6 24 (2.54%) Single Sign-On
7 20 (2.12%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 13 (1.38%) Tivoli
9 8 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 8 (0.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 8 (0.85%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.32%) Kibana
10 3 (0.32%) Mesos
10 3 (0.32%) Rancher
10 3 (0.32%) Salt
11 2 (0.21%) Grafana
11 2 (0.21%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.21%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.11%) FlexNet
12 1 (0.11%) Opsview
Vendors
1 122 (12.92%) Microsoft
2 82 (8.69%) Google
3 63 (6.67%) SAP
4 55 (5.83%) Oracle
5 48 (5.08%) Atlassian
6 41 (4.34%) VMware
7 40 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
8 33 (3.50%) hybris
9 32 (3.39%) New Relic
10 25 (2.65%) Adobe
11 23 (2.44%) NetIQ
12 21 (2.22%) ForgeRock
12 21 (2.22%) ServiceNow
13 13 (1.38%) IBM
13 13 (1.38%) Okta
14 11 (1.17%) Databricks
15 10 (1.06%) CyberArk
15 10 (1.06%) WSO2
16 9 (0.95%) Red Hat
16 9 (0.95%) Teradata