Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 157 154 150
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 3,101 3,675 4,231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.26% 2.23% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.43% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,351 2,899 3,396
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 126,404 150,983 161,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.13% 91.80% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 99,380 120,151 127,603
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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 -5 2,929 £60,000 +4.35% 441
London +14 1,528 £65,000 - 164
UK excluding London +3 1,524 £52,500 +5.00% 308
North of England +10 447 £50,000 - 106
South East -40 379 £55,000 +1.85% 64
South West +28 243 £50,000 - 34
North West -14 243 £50,000 - 58
East of England +61 220 £57,500 +15.00% 31
Yorkshire +62 196 £47,500 -5.00% 34
Midlands -19 111 £50,000 - 46
Scotland 0 80 £51,250 +20.59% 13
West Midlands -6 65 £55,000 +10.00% 34
East Midlands 0 46 £45,000 -14.29% 12
Wales +15 24 £55,000 +25.00% 13
Northern Ireland +3 22 £60,000 +60.00% 5
North East -5 8 £48,844 +14.93% 14
Channel Islands - 5 - -

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 2,731 (88.07%) Agile Software Development
2 2,703 (87.17%) Scrum
3 1,122 (36.18%) TDD
4 903 (29.12%) JavaScript
5 762 (24.57%) Continuous Integration
6 737 (23.77%) C#
7 726 (23.41%) JIRA
8 721 (23.25%) DevOps
9 717 (23.12%) BDD
10 716 (23.09%) Java
11 670 (21.61%) .NET
12 647 (20.86%) Finance
13 600 (19.35%) Azure
14 591 (19.06%) Software Engineering
15 586 (18.90%) Git (software)
16 563 (18.16%) SQL Server
17 556 (17.93%) AngularJS
18 544 (17.54%) SQL
19 543 (17.51%) Test Automation
20 526 (16.96%) AWS
21 493 (15.90%) HTML
22 491 (15.83%) CSS
23 440 (14.19%) REST
24 419 (13.51%) Docker
25 414 (13.35%) React
26 413 (13.32%) Problem-Solving
27 410 (13.22%) Python
28 409 (13.19%) MVC
29 383 (12.35%) RESTful
30 382 (12.32%) Microsoft

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
1 288 (9.29%) Confluence
2 135 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 79 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
4 65 (2.10%) Apache
5 59 (1.90%) OpenStack
6 58 (1.87%) CMS
7 52 (1.68%) Tomcat
8 45 (1.45%) SharePoint
9 41 (1.32%) JBoss
10 34 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
11 33 (1.06%) WordPress
12 31 (1.00%) Drupal
13 25 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 24 (0.77%) nginx
15 23 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
16 22 (0.71%) Mule
17 19 (0.61%) SugarCRM
17 19 (0.61%) WebSphere
18 15 (0.48%) IIS
19 14 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 62 (2.00%) Sketch
2 51 (1.64%) InVision
3 25 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
4 21 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 19 (0.61%) Photoshop
7 18 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
8 15 (0.48%) Chatbot
9 11 (0.35%) Marvel
10 9 (0.29%) Gliffy
11 6 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 5 (0.16%) Adobe XD
12 5 (0.16%) Zeplin
13 4 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 2 (0.064%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.064%) Flinto
14 2 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
15 1 (0.032%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (0.68%) SAP Hybris
2 19 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 16 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
4 15 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.35%) Distributed Ledger
6 8 (0.26%) CiviCRM
6 8 (0.26%) Magento
6 8 (0.26%) R3 Corda
7 7 (0.23%) Teamcenter
8 6 (0.19%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.097%) Adobe Campaign
11 1 (0.032%) Endur
11 1 (0.032%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.032%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 1 (0.032%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 600 (19.35%) Azure
2 526 (16.96%) AWS
3 223 (7.19%) GCP
4 176 (5.68%) GitHub
5 143 (4.61%) SaaS
6 115 (3.71%) Serverless
7 105 (3.39%) Office 365
8 80 (2.58%) PaaS
9 78 (2.52%) Power Platform
10 65 (2.10%) G Suite
11 57 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
11 57 (1.84%) AWS Lambda
12 52 (1.68%) Trello
13 50 (1.61%) Azure Data Factory
13 50 (1.61%) OpenShift
14 45 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
15 43 (1.39%) npm
16 40 (1.29%) Slack
17 38 (1.23%) IaaS
18 30 (0.97%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 80 (2.58%) Firewall
2 69 (2.23%) HTTP
3 56 (1.81%) TCP/IP
4 40 (1.29%) Internet
5 38 (1.23%) HTTPS
6 29 (0.94%) Skype
7 28 (0.90%) VPN
8 26 (0.84%) Broadband
9 21 (0.68%) NetScaler
10 18 (0.58%) DNS
11 16 (0.52%) DHCP
12 14 (0.45%) DMZ
13 10 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (0.29%) BGP
14 9 (0.29%) OSPF
14 9 (0.29%) Spanning Tree
14 9 (0.29%) SSH
15 8 (0.26%) IPFS
15 8 (0.26%) Multicast
15 8 (0.26%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 563 (18.16%) SQL Server
2 179 (5.77%) SQL Server 2016
3 160 (5.16%) Big Data
4 139 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 132 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 121 (3.90%) MongoDB
7 106 (3.42%) MySQL
8 101 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
9 93 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 85 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
11 83 (2.68%) RDBMS
12 79 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 76 (2.45%) Power BI
14 58 (1.87%) Data Lake
15 56 (1.81%) Apache Hive
16 54 (1.74%) Hadoop
17 49 (1.58%) Azure SQL Database
17 49 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 42 (1.35%) Oracle Database
19 41 (1.32%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 726 (23.41%) JIRA
2 586 (18.90%) Git (software)
3 353 (11.38%) Jenkins
4 306 (9.87%) Selenium
5 228 (7.35%) Cucumber
6 170 (5.48%) Maven
7 141 (4.55%) Bitbucket
8 133 (4.29%) JUnit
8 133 (4.29%) TeamCity
9 123 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 110 (3.55%) Visual Studio
11 102 (3.29%) JMeter
11 102 (3.29%) SonarQube
12 96 (3.10%) git-flow
13 94 (3.03%) Jasmine
13 94 (3.03%) SoapUI
14 92 (2.97%) webpack
15 87 (2.81%) Mocha
16 85 (2.74%) Mockito
17 73 (2.35%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 647 (20.86%) Finance
2 277 (8.93%) Banking
3 276 (8.90%) Retail
4 135 (4.35%) Games
5 130 (4.19%) Marketing
6 116 (3.74%) Telecoms
7 115 (3.71%) Public Sector
8 63 (2.03%) Manufacturing
9 57 (1.84%) Electronics
10 44 (1.42%) Legal
11 33 (1.06%) Front Office
12 29 (0.94%) Automotive
13 22 (0.71%) Law
14 18 (0.58%) Billing
14 18 (0.58%) Investment Banking
14 18 (0.58%) Retail Banking
15 17 (0.55%) Back Office
15 17 (0.55%) Publishing
16 15 (0.48%) Advertising
16 15 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1,257 (40.54%) Developer
2 343 (11.06%) .NET Developer
3 341 (11.00%) Senior Developer
4 275 (8.87%) C# Developer
5 274 (8.84%) Java Developer
6 249 (8.03%) Analyst
7 195 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 186 (6.00%) Software Engineer
9 169 (5.45%) Scrum Master
10 129 (4.16%) Consultant
11 124 (4.00%) Business Analyst
12 113 (3.64%) Project Manager
13 109 (3.51%) Architect
13 109 (3.51%) React Developer
13 109 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
14 96 (3.10%) SQL Developer
15 89 (2.87%) Java Engineer
16 88 (2.84%) JavaScript Developer
17 87 (2.81%) Tester
18 86 (2.77%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 670 (21.61%) .NET
2 556 (17.93%) AngularJS
3 493 (15.90%) HTML
4 491 (15.83%) CSS
5 440 (14.19%) REST
6 414 (13.35%) React
7 383 (12.35%) RESTful
8 379 (12.22%) Spring
9 367 (11.83%) ASP.NET
10 307 (9.90%) Web Services
11 227 (7.32%) Node.js
12 212 (6.84%) ASP.NET Web API
13 200 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 191 (6.16%) SOAP
15 188 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 178 (5.74%) JSON
17 162 (5.22%) HTML5
18 159 (5.13%) jQuery
19 158 (5.10%) .NET Framework
20 157 (5.06%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 380 (12.25%) User Experience
2 215 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
3 176 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
4 131 (4.22%) Mobile App
5 106 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
6 95 (3.06%) Algorithms
7 87 (2.81%) Data Structures
8 65 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
9 52 (1.68%) Virtual Team
10 41 (1.32%) Analytical Mindset
11 40 (1.29%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 40 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 40 (1.29%) iPad
12 37 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
12 37 (1.19%) Online Gambling
13 33 (1.06%) Management Information System
14 28 (0.90%) Cloud Native
14 28 (0.90%) Public Cloud
15 25 (0.81%) Robotics
16 24 (0.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 331 (10.67%) Linux
2 175 (5.64%) Windows
3 133 (4.29%) Apple iOS
4 126 (4.06%) Android
5 79 (2.55%) Unix
6 53 (1.71%) Mac OS
7 29 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 26 (0.84%) Ubuntu
9 19 (0.61%) CentOS
10 11 (0.35%) Debian
11 10 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.32%) zOS
12 6 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.13%) Fedora
14 2 (0.064%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.064%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.032%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,731 (88.07%) Agile Software Development
2 2,703 (87.17%) Scrum
3 1,122 (36.18%) TDD
4 762 (24.57%) Continuous Integration
5 721 (23.25%) DevOps
6 717 (23.12%) BDD
7 591 (19.06%) Software Engineering
8 543 (17.51%) Test Automation
9 413 (13.32%) Problem-Solving
10 409 (13.19%) MVC
11 366 (11.80%) Mentoring
12 355 (11.45%) Microservices
13 351 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 328 (10.58%) Coaching
15 312 (10.06%) Continuous Delivery
16 311 (10.03%) SDLC
17 269 (8.67%) User Stories
18 259 (8.35%) OO
19 242 (7.80%) Fintech
20 225 (7.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 903 (29.12%) JavaScript
2 737 (23.77%) C#
3 716 (23.09%) Java
4 544 (17.54%) SQL
5 410 (13.22%) Python
6 177 (5.71%) Java 8
7 171 (5.51%) C
8 127 (4.10%) Ruby
9 125 (4.03%) PowerShell
10 121 (3.90%) PHP
11 107 (3.45%) Scala
12 93 (3.00%) C++
13 87 (2.81%) ES6
14 80 (2.58%) T-SQL
15 78 (2.52%) Bash Shell
16 75 (2.42%) TypeScript
17 59 (1.90%) Groovy
18 53 (1.71%) Perl
19 52 (1.68%) R
20 40 (1.29%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 325 (10.48%) Degree
2 107 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 68 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 52 (1.68%) CCNA
4 52 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
5 50 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 49 (1.58%) SC Cleared
7 39 (1.26%) ISTQB
7 39 (1.26%) SANS
8 38 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 37 (1.19%) CISSP
10 36 (1.16%) CompTIA Security+
10 36 (1.16%) GIAC
10 36 (1.16%) Linux+ Certification
10 36 (1.16%) MCSE
10 36 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
10 36 (1.16%) SSCP
11 31 (1.00%) RHCE
12 26 (0.84%) SAFe Agilist
13 25 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 272 (8.77%) QA
2 27 (0.87%) GDPR
3 25 (0.81%) PMO
4 21 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 20 (0.64%) PSD2
6 17 (0.55%) Data Quality
7 15 (0.48%) IFRS
8 13 (0.42%) ISAE 3402
9 10 (0.32%) SLA
10 7 (0.23%) Basel III
10 7 (0.23%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.23%) TickIT
11 6 (0.19%) WCAG
12 5 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (0.16%) SEPA
13 2 (0.064%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.064%) NCSC
13 2 (0.064%) PMBOK
14 1 (0.032%) COBIT
14 1 (0.032%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 419 (13.51%) Docker
2 65 (2.10%) Active Directory
3 46 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (1.29%) Apache Flume
5 29 (0.94%) vSphere
6 26 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 21 (0.68%) Hyper-V
7 21 (0.68%) XenApp
8 16 (0.52%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.097%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.097%) etcd
9 3 (0.097%) Postfix
9 3 (0.097%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.032%) Firmware
10 1 (0.032%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.032%) OpenIDM
10 1 (0.032%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.032%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 318 (10.25%) Kubernetes
2 112 (3.61%) Ansible
3 98 (3.16%) Terraform
4 75 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
5 52 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
6 50 (1.61%) Puppet
7 40 (1.29%) Oozie
8 21 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
8 21 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 21 (0.68%) SCOM
8 21 (0.68%) SCOrch
9 19 (0.61%) SCCM
10 16 (0.52%) Kibana
11 12 (0.39%) Prometheus
12 10 (0.32%) Packer
12 10 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
12 10 (0.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 10 (0.32%) WSUS
12 10 (0.32%) yum
13 9 (0.29%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 382 (12.32%) Microsoft
2 273 (8.80%) Google
3 192 (6.19%) Oracle
4 109 (3.51%) SAP
5 96 (3.10%) Splunk
6 91 (2.93%) Adobe
7 74 (2.39%) WorldPay
8 73 (2.35%) Atlassian
8 73 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
9 58 (1.87%) HP
10 49 (1.58%) VMware
11 47 (1.52%) Databricks
12 46 (1.48%) hybris
13 37 (1.19%) Informatica
14 28 (0.90%) Teradata
15 27 (0.87%) IBM
16 26 (0.84%) Cisco
16 26 (0.84%) Sitecore
17 22 (0.71%) AppDynamics
18 21 (0.68%) Hortonworks