Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 133 168 150
Rank change year-on-year +35 -18 +2
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 1,904 3,128 4,082
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.41% 2.13% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 2.31% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,700 2,548 3,485
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £84,350
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 72,778 135,367 163,708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.23% 92.20% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 57,995 106,528 131,555
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
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 4 July 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 4 July 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 +30 1,787 £60,000 - 220
London +18 1,053 £65,000 -2.26% 77
UK excluding London +27 798 £52,500 - 158
South East +35 226 £57,500 +4.55% 29
North of England +39 220 £52,500 +5.00% 38
Work from Home +53 149 £54,006 -1.81% 23
South West +47 132 £65,000 +36.84% 29
Midlands +113 119 £50,000 - 30
North West +22 110 £52,250 -0.48% 20
Yorkshire +54 105 £55,000 +15.79% 17
West Midlands +119 86 £51,250 +2.50% 18
East of England +12 59 £50,000 -16.67% 17
East Midlands +37 33 £50,000 - 12
Wales +28 26 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Scotland +9 23 £52,500 +22.09% 5
Northern Ireland +23 10 £34,250 -37.73% 1
North East +20 5 £52,500 -8.99% 1
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 1,739 (91.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1,673 (87.87%) Scrum
3 863 (45.33%) TDD
4 772 (40.55%) JavaScript
5 679 (35.66%) C#
6 655 (34.40%) Azure
7 653 (34.30%) AWS
8 648 (34.03%) .NET
9 581 (30.51%) BDD
10 550 (28.89%) AngularJS
11 540 (28.36%) Microservices
12 524 (27.52%) React
13 504 (26.47%) SQL Server
14 461 (24.21%) .NET Core
15 460 (24.16%) Node.js
16 419 (22.01%) Finance
17 417 (21.90%) Java
18 413 (21.69%) DevOps
19 405 (21.27%) MVC
20 396 (20.80%) ASP.NET
21 385 (20.22%) Vue.js
22 384 (20.17%) TypeScript
23 382 (20.06%) ASP.NET Web API
24 381 (20.01%) JIRA
25 377 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
26 368 (19.33%) .NET Framework
27 355 (18.64%) Elasticsearch
28 353 (18.54%) MongoDB
29 341 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
30 338 (17.75%) Software Engineering

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
1 355 (18.64%) Elasticsearch
2 169 (8.88%) Confluence
3 47 (2.47%) Tomcat
4 46 (2.42%) CMS
5 39 (2.05%) Sitecore CMS
6 37 (1.94%) Umbraco
7 29 (1.52%) IIS
7 29 (1.52%) SharePoint
8 23 (1.21%) Kentico
9 22 (1.16%) DNN
9 22 (1.16%) EPiServer
9 22 (1.16%) Immediacy CMS
9 22 (1.16%) Sitefinity
10 21 (1.10%) Apache
11 19 (1.00%) OpenStack
12 18 (0.95%) Apache Spark
13 14 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
13 14 (0.74%) WebSphere
14 11 (0.58%) Red Hat Fuse
15 10 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (0.68%) Zeplin
4 11 (0.58%) Figma
5 10 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.42%) Chatbot
7 7 (0.37%) Sketch
8 4 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.16%) InVision
10 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.11%) Gephi
10 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.053%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 33 (1.73%) SAP Hybris
2 25 (1.31%) SAP S/4HANA
3 15 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.53%) Magento
5 2 (0.11%) Maximo
6 1 (0.053%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.053%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.053%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.053%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.053%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 655 (34.40%) Azure
2 653 (34.30%) AWS
3 132 (6.93%) SaaS
4 109 (5.72%) GCP
5 65 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
6 42 (2.21%) Serverless
7 40 (2.10%) PaaS
8 39 (2.05%) GitHub
9 38 (2.00%) Office 365
10 27 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
11 25 (1.31%) Slack
12 22 (1.16%) Amazon S3
13 19 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
14 18 (0.95%) OpenShift
15 17 (0.89%) IaaS
16 16 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 15 (0.79%) Trello
18 14 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 14 (0.74%) npm
19 13 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.99%) Internet
2 29 (1.52%) Firewall
3 28 (1.47%) HTTP
4 25 (1.31%) Skype
5 23 (1.21%) VPN
6 17 (0.89%) DNS
7 14 (0.74%) Broadband
8 12 (0.63%) DMZ
9 10 (0.53%) TCP/IP
10 9 (0.47%) MPLS
11 8 (0.42%) FTP
11 8 (0.42%) Reverse Proxy
12 7 (0.37%) VoIP
13 6 (0.32%) MQTT
13 6 (0.32%) SSL
14 5 (0.26%) PBX
14 5 (0.26%) RTP
14 5 (0.26%) STUN
14 5 (0.26%) WAN
14 5 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 504 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 353 (18.54%) MongoDB
3 337 (17.70%) SQL Server 2019
4 79 (4.15%) Relational Database
5 78 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
6 76 (3.99%) NoSQL
7 58 (3.05%) MySQL
8 57 (2.99%) Big Data
9 35 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
10 25 (1.31%) Data Lake
11 24 (1.26%) Hadoop
12 21 (1.10%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 19 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
14 19 (1.00%) Redis
15 18 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
16 14 (0.74%) Apache Hive
16 14 (0.74%) Cosmos DB
16 14 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 381 (20.01%) JIRA
2 288 (15.13%) Git (software)
3 224 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 97 (5.09%) Selenium
5 79 (4.15%) Maven
6 77 (4.04%) Cucumber
7 71 (3.73%) JUnit
8 56 (2.94%) Mockito
9 50 (2.63%) DbUnit
9 50 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
9 50 (2.63%) SonarQube
10 49 (2.57%) jMock
10 49 (2.57%) TeamCity
11 46 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 42 (2.21%) Visual Studio
13 38 (2.00%) SpecFlow
14 37 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
15 30 (1.58%) Appium
16 28 (1.47%) Bitbucket
17 27 (1.42%) JMeter
General
1 419 (22.01%) Finance
2 168 (8.82%) Banking
3 153 (8.04%) Games
4 101 (5.30%) Retail
5 61 (3.20%) Marketing
6 40 (2.10%) Advertising
7 30 (1.58%) Investment Banking
8 29 (1.52%) Public Sector
9 25 (1.31%) Publishing
10 21 (1.10%) Telecoms
11 20 (1.05%) Legal
12 16 (0.84%) Automotive
13 14 (0.74%) Back Office
14 12 (0.63%) Retail Banking
15 10 (0.53%) Front Office
16 9 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.42%) Law
17 8 (0.42%) Manufacturing
17 8 (0.42%) Retail Finance
18 7 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 973 (51.10%) Developer
2 452 (23.74%) .NET Developer
3 258 (13.55%) C# Developer
4 202 (10.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 180 (9.45%) Java Developer
6 116 (6.09%) Senior Developer
7 111 (5.83%) Scrum Master
8 89 (4.67%) Analyst
9 83 (4.36%) Software Engineer
10 72 (3.78%) Architect
11 68 (3.57%) Project Manager
12 61 (3.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 58 (3.05%) Full Stack Developer
13 58 (3.05%) Software Developer
14 55 (2.89%) DevOps Engineer
15 52 (2.73%) Business Analyst
16 51 (2.68%) Junior
17 49 (2.57%) Azure Developer
17 49 (2.57%) JavaScript Developer
18 47 (2.47%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 648 (34.03%) .NET
2 550 (28.89%) AngularJS
3 524 (27.52%) React
4 461 (24.21%) .NET Core
5 460 (24.16%) Node.js
6 396 (20.80%) ASP.NET
7 385 (20.22%) Vue.js
8 382 (20.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 368 (19.33%) .NET Framework
10 341 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 325 (17.07%) Entity Framework
12 240 (12.61%) HTML
13 239 (12.55%) CSS
14 183 (9.61%) RESTful
15 172 (9.03%) Spring
16 169 (8.88%) REST
17 167 (8.77%) Web Services
18 101 (5.30%) Hibernate
18 101 (5.30%) WPF
19 90 (4.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 206 (10.82%) Greenfield Project
2 139 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 104 (5.46%) User Experience
4 62 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
5 53 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 48 (2.52%) Tandem
7 41 (2.15%) Data Structures
8 29 (1.52%) Algorithms
9 23 (1.21%) Public Cloud
10 22 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
11 19 (1.00%) Cloud Native
11 19 (1.00%) Mainframe
11 19 (1.00%) Virtual Team
12 18 (0.95%) Data Centre
13 16 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 16 (0.84%) Video on Demand
14 15 (0.79%) Management Information System
14 15 (0.79%) Over-the-Top Content
14 15 (0.79%) PKI
15 13 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 161 (8.46%) Windows
2 123 (6.46%) Linux
3 41 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 38 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 32 (1.68%) Android
6 30 (1.58%) Unix
7 15 (0.79%) CentOS
8 12 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.47%) Windows Server 2019
10 8 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.26%) CoreOS
11 5 (0.26%) Debian
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.21%) zOS
13 3 (0.16%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.053%) AIX
14 1 (0.053%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.053%) Solaris
14 1 (0.053%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,739 (91.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1,673 (87.87%) Scrum
3 863 (45.33%) TDD
4 581 (30.51%) BDD
5 540 (28.36%) Microservices
6 413 (21.69%) DevOps
7 405 (21.27%) MVC
8 377 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
9 338 (17.75%) Software Engineering
10 321 (16.86%) Web Application Development
11 284 (14.92%) Test Automation
12 193 (10.14%) SDLC
13 188 (9.87%) Problem-Solving
14 175 (9.19%) Fintech
15 173 (9.09%) OO
16 139 (7.30%) Continuous Improvement
17 137 (7.20%) Mentoring
18 133 (6.99%) User Stories
19 129 (6.78%) Front End Development
20 116 (6.09%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 772 (40.55%) JavaScript
2 679 (35.66%) C#
3 417 (21.90%) Java
4 384 (20.17%) TypeScript
5 269 (14.13%) SQL
6 251 (13.18%) Python
7 109 (5.72%) Java 8
8 63 (3.31%) C
9 60 (3.15%) ES6
9 60 (3.15%) Scala
10 56 (2.94%) T-SQL
11 54 (2.84%) PowerShell
12 52 (2.73%) Bash Shell
13 50 (2.63%) C++
14 48 (2.52%) Ruby
15 37 (1.94%) PHP
16 29 (1.52%) Kotlin
17 25 (1.31%) Groovy
18 22 (1.16%) Apple Swift
19 17 (0.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 178 (9.35%) Degree
2 69 (3.62%) Security Cleared
3 45 (2.36%) SC Cleared
4 32 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 27 (1.42%) ISTQB
6 26 (1.37%) ISEB
7 16 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 16 (0.84%) PMP
8 15 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (0.79%) PMI Certification
9 14 (0.74%) AWS Certification
9 14 (0.74%) CISSP
10 13 (0.68%) MCP
11 11 (0.58%) RHCE
12 9 (0.47%) CISA
13 7 (0.37%) CISM
13 7 (0.37%) Master's Degree
13 7 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (0.32%) IIBA
14 6 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (10.03%) QA
2 19 (1.00%) SLA
3 13 (0.68%) GDPR
4 12 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.47%) PMO
6 8 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.32%) NIST
8 5 (0.26%) COBIT
9 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.16%) NIST 800
11 2 (0.11%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.11%) PSD2
12 1 (0.053%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.053%) ISO 20022
12 1 (0.053%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.053%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.053%) MiFID
12 1 (0.053%) SEPA
12 1 (0.053%) Solvency II
System Software
1 281 (14.76%) Docker
2 55 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (2.52%) Active Directory
4 35 (1.84%) vSphere
5 11 (0.58%) NDS
5 11 (0.58%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 11 (0.58%) Postfix
6 9 (0.47%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.21%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.16%) iptables
9 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.11%) LXC
9 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.11%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.053%) HDFS
10 1 (0.053%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.053%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 184 (9.66%) Kubernetes
2 67 (3.52%) Ansible
3 65 (3.41%) Terraform
4 39 (2.05%) Puppet
5 37 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (1.05%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 18 (0.95%) Kibana
8 15 (0.79%) SCCM
9 12 (0.63%) CA Service Virtualization
10 11 (0.58%) Tivoli
11 10 (0.53%) Docker Swarm
11 10 (0.53%) SCOM
12 9 (0.47%) CA Single Sign-On
12 9 (0.47%) Mesos
12 9 (0.47%) Packer
12 9 (0.47%) Red Hat Satellite
13 8 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (0.42%) Rancher
14 7 (0.37%) logstash
15 6 (0.32%) Grafana
Vendors
1 271 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 102 (5.36%) Google
3 91 (4.78%) Oracle
4 60 (3.15%) SAP
5 55 (2.89%) VMware
6 43 (2.26%) Atlassian
7 39 (2.05%) Sitecore
8 38 (2.00%) hybris
9 33 (1.73%) IBM
10 22 (1.16%) Alterian
11 21 (1.10%) NetIQ
11 21 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
12 20 (1.05%) Unisys
13 18 (0.95%) Red Hat
14 17 (0.89%) CA
15 16 (0.84%) ForgeRock
16 15 (0.79%) Adobe
16 15 (0.79%) SaltStack
17 13 (0.68%) HP
18 12 (0.63%) Cognizant