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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 136 204 139
Rank change year-on-year +68 -65 +32
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 5,131 1,871 1,933
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.86% 1.75% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 1.87% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,800 1,241 1,588
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.81% +3.33% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% +4.76% -

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 171,218 100,289 73,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.33% 93.83% 92.91%
Number of salaries quoted 84,584 69,434 59,179
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,744 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% +5.56%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England +52 4,147 £65,000 +4.00% 243
London +68 2,720 £75,000 +11.11% 117
Work from Home +60 2,469 £62,500 +4.17% 105
UK excluding London +38 1,603 £58,000 +5.45% 143
North of England +57 534 £59,526 +19.05% 45
South East -25 333 £59,000 -1.67% 33
North West +56 331 £62,000 +30.53% 24
South West +21 232 £57,500 +9.52% 14
Yorkshire +22 189 £55,000 -18.52% 17
Midlands +18 179 £60,000 +4.35% 23
Scotland +18 134 £57,500 +17.35% 17
West Midlands +17 134 £62,500 - 16
East of England -38 114 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Wales +4 83 £48,750 +8.33% 3
East Midlands -29 43 £50,000 -2.44% 7
North East -16 14 £35,000 -22.81% 4
Northern Ireland -11 10 £49,250 -6.19% 3

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 4,649 (90.61%) Agile
2 4,353 (84.84%) Scrum
3 1,961 (38.22%) AWS
4 1,901 (37.05%) DevOps
5 1,790 (34.89%) Software Engineering
6 1,700 (33.13%) CI/CD
7 1,589 (30.97%) Azure
8 1,575 (30.70%) Finance
9 1,561 (30.42%) JavaScript
10 1,477 (28.79%) Java
11 1,468 (28.61%) TDD
12 1,409 (27.46%) Git (software)
13 1,299 (25.32%) Test Automation
14 1,288 (25.10%) Python
15 1,212 (23.62%) React
16 1,202 (23.43%) Social Skills
17 1,124 (21.91%) Kubernetes
18 1,114 (21.71%) SQL
19 1,085 (21.15%) Docker
20 1,053 (20.52%) Mentoring
21 1,028 (20.04%) JIRA
22 1,016 (19.80%) .NET
23 1,003 (19.55%) Microservices
24 996 (19.41%) Full Stack Development
25 971 (18.92%) Coaching
26 968 (18.87%) BDD
27 914 (17.81%) Node.js
28 899 (17.52%) Continuous Integration
29 873 (17.01%) C#
30 871 (16.98%) CSS

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
1 465 (9.06%) Confluence
2 119 (2.32%) Apache
3 88 (1.72%) CMS
4 75 (1.46%) Apache Spark
5 71 (1.38%) Cloud Foundry
6 68 (1.33%) Apache Airflow
7 41 (0.80%) WordPress
8 39 (0.76%) Jetty
9 36 (0.70%) Headless CMS
10 31 (0.60%) SharePoint
11 27 (0.53%) Drupal
11 27 (0.53%) Tomcat
12 25 (0.49%) Umbraco
13 19 (0.37%) nginx
14 18 (0.35%) Ethereum
15 16 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 15 (0.29%) WebSphere
17 14 (0.27%) Jupyter
17 14 (0.27%) Mule
18 13 (0.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 80 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (0.95%) Sketch
3 33 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
4 32 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
5 30 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 26 (0.51%) Chatbot
7 23 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 22 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 20 (0.39%) Photoshop
10 19 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
11 17 (0.33%) InVision
12 14 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 8 (0.16%) Simulink
13 8 (0.16%) UserZoom
14 5 (0.097%) CATIA
15 2 (0.039%) Adobe XD
15 2 (0.039%) AutoCAD
15 2 (0.039%) Revit
16 1 (0.019%) CPLEX
16 1 (0.019%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 34 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
2 28 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 16 (0.31%) Shopify
4 14 (0.27%) Magento
5 8 (0.16%) Fidessa
5 8 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
5 8 (0.16%) ProductWriter
6 7 (0.14%) MetaTrader
7 6 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
8 5 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.078%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.078%) R3 Corda
9 4 (0.078%) SAP S/4HANA
10 3 (0.058%) HiPortfolio
10 3 (0.058%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.058%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.058%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.058%) SAP LE
10 3 (0.058%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1,961 (38.22%) AWS
2 1,589 (30.97%) Azure
3 777 (15.14%) GCP
4 678 (13.21%) Serverless
5 656 (12.79%) GitHub
6 563 (10.97%) SaaS
7 358 (6.98%) Azure DevOps
8 286 (5.57%) AWS Lambda
9 232 (4.52%) PaaS
10 225 (4.39%) Amazon SQS
11 204 (3.98%) Amazon S3
12 200 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
13 180 (3.51%) AWS CloudFormation
13 180 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
14 175 (3.41%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 143 (2.79%) Amazon ECS
16 139 (2.71%) Amazon EKS
17 136 (2.65%) Azure Service Bus
18 128 (2.49%) IaaS
19 127 (2.48%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 103 (2.01%) Internet
2 97 (1.89%) HTTP
3 86 (1.68%) Broadband
4 41 (0.80%) DNS
4 41 (0.80%) Firewall
5 22 (0.43%) MQTT
6 21 (0.41%) VPN
7 18 (0.35%) 5G
8 15 (0.29%) SMS
8 15 (0.29%) SNA
9 14 (0.27%) PPP
10 13 (0.25%) VoIP
11 11 (0.21%) IPv4
11 11 (0.21%) IPv6
11 11 (0.21%) Skype
12 10 (0.19%) Network Security
12 10 (0.19%) SSL
13 8 (0.16%) FIX Connectivity
14 7 (0.14%) TCP/IP
15 6 (0.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 433 (8.44%) MySQL
2 396 (7.72%) NoSQL
3 374 (7.29%) PostgreSQL
4 363 (7.07%) Relational Database
5 347 (6.76%) SQL Server
6 331 (6.45%) Redis
7 234 (4.56%) Elasticsearch
8 172 (3.35%) Big Data
9 141 (2.75%) MongoDB
10 136 (2.65%) DynamoDB
11 116 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
12 113 (2.20%) RDBMS
13 73 (1.42%) Power BI
14 70 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
15 67 (1.31%) Amazon Aurora
16 51 (0.99%) Tableau
17 46 (0.90%) Data Lake
18 44 (0.86%) Electronic Patient Records
19 41 (0.80%) Hadoop
19 41 (0.80%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1,409 (27.46%) Git (software)
2 1,028 (20.04%) JIRA
3 815 (15.88%) Jenkins
4 259 (5.05%) Selenium
5 251 (4.89%) Bitbucket
6 244 (4.76%) Cucumber
7 237 (4.62%) GitLab
8 211 (4.11%) Cypress.io
9 199 (3.88%) JUnit
10 157 (3.06%) webpack
11 152 (2.96%) TeamCity
12 144 (2.81%) CircleCI
13 119 (2.32%) NUnit
14 118 (2.30%) Maven
15 113 (2.20%) Postman
16 102 (1.99%) SonarQube
17 98 (1.91%) Appium
18 91 (1.77%) Gradle
19 88 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
20 86 (1.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 1,575 (30.70%) Finance
2 1,202 (23.43%) Social Skills
3 494 (9.63%) Banking
4 449 (8.75%) Games
5 434 (8.46%) Retail
6 419 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
7 412 (8.03%) Marketing
8 297 (5.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 295 (5.75%) Public Sector
10 276 (5.38%) Manufacturing
11 262 (5.11%) Legal
12 180 (3.51%) Presentation Skills
13 100 (1.95%) Law
14 95 (1.85%) Publishing
15 93 (1.81%) Advertising
16 84 (1.64%) Automotive
17 82 (1.60%) Telecoms
18 63 (1.23%) Influencing Skills
19 62 (1.21%) Esports
20 60 (1.17%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 1,312 (25.57%) Developer
2 1,031 (20.09%) Software Engineer
3 501 (9.76%) Senior Developer
4 417 (8.13%) Senior Software Engineer
5 297 (5.79%) Full Stack Developer
6 296 (5.77%) Scrum Master
7 225 (4.39%) Analyst
8 219 (4.27%) Java Engineer
9 212 (4.13%) Software Developer
10 210 (4.09%) Technical Leader
11 206 (4.01%) DevOps Engineer
12 182 (3.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 150 (2.92%) Java Software Engineer
14 149 (2.90%) Java Developer
15 139 (2.71%) Business Analyst
15 139 (2.71%) QA Engineer
16 129 (2.51%) Project Manager
17 127 (2.48%) Data Engineer
18 123 (2.40%) Architect
19 120 (2.34%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,212 (23.62%) React
2 1,016 (19.80%) .NET
3 914 (17.81%) Node.js
4 871 (16.98%) CSS
5 776 (15.12%) HTML
6 627 (12.22%) REST
7 487 (9.49%) AngularJS
8 477 (9.30%) .NET Core
9 459 (8.95%) RESTful
10 426 (8.30%) Spring
11 358 (6.98%) GraphQL
12 332 (6.47%) Web Services
13 310 (6.04%) Spring Boot
14 298 (5.81%) Kafka
15 274 (5.34%) JSON
16 273 (5.32%) HTML5
17 262 (5.11%) Redux
18 245 (4.77%) XML
19 223 (4.35%) ASP.NET
20 217 (4.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 727 (14.17%) User Experience
2 470 (9.16%) Cloud Native
3 315 (6.14%) Mobile App
4 313 (6.10%) Public Cloud
5 214 (4.17%) Life Science
6 204 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
7 181 (3.53%) Hackathon
8 175 (3.41%) Virtual Team
9 157 (3.06%) Legacy Systems
10 154 (3.00%) Blog
11 131 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
12 114 (2.22%) Management Information System
13 102 (1.99%) Social Media
14 95 (1.85%) Blockchain
14 95 (1.85%) PMI
15 88 (1.72%) Sports Betting
16 84 (1.64%) Data Structures
17 76 (1.48%) Data Centre
18 71 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
19 67 (1.31%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 507 (9.88%) Linux
2 315 (6.14%) Android
3 278 (5.42%) Apple iOS
4 241 (4.70%) Windows
5 85 (1.66%) Unix
6 84 (1.64%) Ubuntu
7 54 (1.05%) VMS
8 22 (0.43%) Windows Server
9 14 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.21%) Debian
10 11 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (0.16%) Solaris
11 8 (0.16%) Windows 10
12 7 (0.14%) Windows Server 2019
13 6 (0.12%) CentOS
13 6 (0.12%) MVS
13 6 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.097%) zOS
15 3 (0.058%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.039%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,649 (90.61%) Agile
2 4,353 (84.84%) Scrum
3 1,901 (37.05%) DevOps
4 1,790 (34.89%) Software Engineering
5 1,700 (33.13%) CI/CD
6 1,468 (28.61%) TDD
7 1,299 (25.32%) Test Automation
8 1,053 (20.52%) Mentoring
9 1,003 (19.55%) Microservices
10 996 (19.41%) Full Stack Development
11 971 (18.92%) Coaching
12 968 (18.87%) BDD
13 899 (17.52%) Continuous Integration
14 840 (16.37%) Problem-Solving
15 797 (15.53%) Continuous Improvement
16 571 (11.13%) SDLC
17 568 (11.07%) Analytics
18 558 (10.88%) Fintech
19 550 (10.72%) Pair Programming
20 540 (10.52%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,561 (30.42%) JavaScript
2 1,477 (28.79%) Java
3 1,288 (25.10%) Python
4 1,114 (21.71%) SQL
5 873 (17.01%) C#
6 761 (14.83%) TypeScript
7 279 (5.44%) Kotlin
8 270 (5.26%) PHP
9 235 (4.58%) Go
9 235 (4.58%) Scala
10 206 (4.01%) Ruby
11 199 (3.88%) PowerShell
12 148 (2.88%) C++
13 130 (2.53%) ES6
14 126 (2.46%) Bash
15 101 (1.97%) Rust
16 88 (1.72%) Groovy
16 88 (1.72%) Shell Script
17 87 (1.70%) C
18 66 (1.29%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 584 (11.38%) Degree
2 231 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 161 (3.14%) Security Cleared
4 116 (2.26%) PMI Certification
5 78 (1.52%) ISTQB
6 70 (1.36%) SC Cleared
7 69 (1.34%) Master's Degree
8 53 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 45 (0.88%) ISEB
10 34 (0.66%) AWS Certification
11 33 (0.64%) PMP
12 26 (0.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 21 (0.41%) DV Cleared
14 17 (0.33%) PhD
15 14 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 12 (0.23%) MCP
17 10 (0.19%) Postgraduate
17 10 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 9 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
19 8 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 703 (13.70%) QA
2 160 (3.12%) Accessibility
3 49 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 27 (0.53%) WCAG
5 26 (0.51%) SLA
6 25 (0.49%) GDPR
6 25 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (0.41%) PMO
8 15 (0.29%) WAI
9 13 (0.25%) NIST
10 12 (0.23%) PCI DSS
11 8 (0.16%) IEC 62304
11 8 (0.16%) ISO 13485
12 6 (0.12%) IEC 61131
13 3 (0.058%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (0.058%) SOC 1
13 3 (0.058%) SOC 2
14 2 (0.039%) IEC 61508
14 2 (0.039%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 1,085 (21.15%) Docker
2 61 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 48 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 23 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
6 21 (0.41%) zsh
7 17 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.25%) Varnish
9 8 (0.16%) KVM
9 8 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (0.14%) BitLocker
11 4 (0.078%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.078%) vSphere
12 2 (0.039%) Ceph
12 2 (0.039%) flannel
12 2 (0.039%) Gluster
12 2 (0.039%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.019%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 1 (0.019%) HDFS
13 1 (0.019%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1,124 (21.91%) Kubernetes
2 779 (15.18%) Terraform
3 228 (4.44%) Ansible
4 99 (1.93%) Prometheus
5 86 (1.68%) Grafana
6 52 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
6 52 (1.01%) Puppet
7 31 (0.60%) Kibana
8 30 (0.58%) ZABBIX
9 29 (0.57%) logstash
10 26 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
11 21 (0.41%) Rancher
12 16 (0.31%) Argo
13 15 (0.29%) Istio
14 14 (0.27%) HAProxy
14 14 (0.27%) Packer
15 13 (0.25%) Opsview
16 12 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
16 12 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
17 11 (0.21%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 583 (11.36%) Google
2 516 (10.06%) Microsoft
3 175 (3.41%) Oracle
4 112 (2.18%) Atlassian
5 108 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
6 95 (1.85%) SAP
7 94 (1.83%) Spotify
8 64 (1.25%) Adobe
9 60 (1.17%) VMware
10 48 (0.94%) Zend
11 43 (0.84%) Databricks
11 43 (0.84%) New Relic
12 42 (0.82%) Dell
12 42 (0.82%) Trayport
13 40 (0.78%) LexisNexis
14 30 (0.58%) Dynatrace
15 28 (0.55%) Splunk
16 27 (0.53%) IBM
17 26 (0.51%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
18 23 (0.45%) Perforce