Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 150 149
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 +32
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 3,155 3,970 4,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.17% 2.27% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.47% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,443 3,165 3,521
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 133,548 160,504 163,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.05% 91.91% 91.95%
Number of salaries quoted 105,096 128,418 131,714
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,889 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -12 2,981 £60,000 +9.09% 493
London +24 1,674 £70,000 +12.00% 199
UK excluding London -23 1,437 £50,000 - 324
North of England -49 404 £50,000 - 95
South East -52 398 £55,000 +4.76% 71
South West -6 230 £47,500 - 39
North West -50 203 £52,500 +5.00% 58
Yorkshire +7 193 £47,750 -4.50% 32
East of England +22 167 £57,500 +15.00% 33
Midlands -32 106 £50,000 - 57
Scotland +18 104 £42,750 -3.93% 19
East Midlands -7 56 £47,500 -11.63% 21
West Midlands -19 50 £50,000 +4.17% 36
Wales +4 23 £48,750 +14.71% 6
North East +4 8 £57,688 +31.86% 5
Northern Ireland -16 6 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Channel Islands - 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 2,802 (88.81%) Agile Software Development
2 2,750 (87.16%) Scrum
3 1,159 (36.74%) TDD
4 904 (28.65%) JavaScript
5 859 (27.23%) Continuous Integration
6 836 (26.50%) Java
7 817 (25.90%) C#
8 753 (23.87%) BDD
9 744 (23.58%) Finance
10 732 (23.20%) .NET
11 688 (21.81%) JIRA
12 665 (21.08%) DevOps
13 639 (20.25%) Amazon AWS
14 625 (19.81%) SQL Server
15 623 (19.75%) AngularJS
16 593 (18.80%) SQL
17 592 (18.76%) Software Engineering
18 564 (17.88%) Test Automation
19 563 (17.84%) Git (software)
19 563 (17.84%) HTML
20 546 (17.31%) CSS
21 538 (17.05%) Python
22 536 (16.99%) Microsoft Azure
23 449 (14.23%) User Experience
24 447 (14.17%) MVC
25 422 (13.38%) REST
26 411 (13.03%) Microsoft
27 405 (12.84%) RESTful
28 396 (12.55%) React
29 388 (12.30%) Jenkins

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
1 247 (7.83%) Confluence
2 148 (4.69%) Apache Spark
3 129 (4.09%) Elasticsearch
4 50 (1.58%) OpenStack
5 46 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 44 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 40 (1.27%) Apache Pig
8 36 (1.14%) Apache
9 34 (1.08%) JBoss
10 33 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
11 29 (0.92%) CMS
12 21 (0.67%) Apache Solr
13 19 (0.60%) Mule
14 18 (0.57%) WebSphere
15 16 (0.51%) IIS
16 15 (0.48%) Umbraco
17 12 (0.38%) Drupal
18 9 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 9 (0.29%) nginx
19 8 (0.25%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 97 (3.07%) Sketch
2 55 (1.74%) InVision
3 49 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 45 (1.43%) Photoshop
5 29 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
6 23 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
7 16 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
7 16 (0.51%) MS Visio
8 10 (0.32%) Chatbot
9 9 (0.29%) Adobe XD
10 6 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (0.19%) Zeplin
11 3 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.095%) Marvel
11 3 (0.095%) Notepad++
12 2 (0.063%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.063%) Flinto
12 2 (0.063%) HipChat
12 2 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.032%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 12 (0.38%) Magento
2 9 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (0.22%) Teamcenter
4 6 (0.19%) NetSuite
4 6 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
5 5 (0.16%) R3 Corda
6 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.095%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.063%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.063%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.032%) Endur
9 1 (0.032%) Exstream
9 1 (0.032%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.032%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 639 (20.25%) Amazon AWS
2 536 (16.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 183 (5.80%) GitHub
4 171 (5.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 159 (5.04%) Office 365
6 137 (4.34%) SaaS
7 122 (3.87%) Serverless
8 110 (3.49%) G Suite
9 79 (2.50%) Power Platform
10 69 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
11 67 (2.12%) Trello
12 65 (2.06%) AWS Lambda
13 57 (1.81%) PaaS
14 55 (1.74%) Azure Data Factory
15 54 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
16 45 (1.43%) npm
16 45 (1.43%) OpenShift
17 41 (1.30%) Amazon S3
18 40 (1.27%) Slack
19 38 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (2.16%) Internet
1 68 (2.16%) TCP/IP
2 63 (2.00%) HTTP
3 55 (1.74%) Firewall
4 39 (1.24%) Broadband
5 34 (1.08%) Skype
6 30 (0.95%) HTTPS
7 27 (0.86%) DNS
8 26 (0.82%) DHCP
8 26 (0.82%) NetScaler
9 18 (0.57%) VPN
10 10 (0.32%) Calico
11 8 (0.25%) SSH
11 8 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (0.22%) DLNA
12 7 (0.22%) UPnP
13 6 (0.19%) Hyperconnected
13 6 (0.19%) Intranet
13 6 (0.19%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 625 (19.81%) SQL Server
2 221 (7.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 215 (6.81%) NoSQL
4 177 (5.61%) Big Data
5 163 (5.17%) MongoDB
6 139 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
7 131 (4.15%) Relational Database
8 124 (3.93%) MySQL
9 97 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
10 95 (3.01%) Hadoop
11 89 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 86 (2.73%) Apache Hive
13 81 (2.57%) Data Lake
14 78 (2.47%) Power BI
15 77 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 74 (2.35%) Amazon Redshift
17 73 (2.31%) CouchDB
18 66 (2.09%) Impala
19 65 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
20 64 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 688 (21.81%) JIRA
2 563 (17.84%) Git (software)
3 388 (12.30%) Jenkins
4 335 (10.62%) Selenium
5 304 (9.64%) Cucumber
6 162 (5.13%) Maven
7 156 (4.94%) JUnit
8 150 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 147 (4.66%) SoapUI
10 136 (4.31%) Bitbucket
11 127 (4.03%) JMeter
11 127 (4.03%) TeamCity
12 107 (3.39%) Appium
13 102 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 94 (2.98%) Mockito
15 84 (2.66%) Visual Studio
16 80 (2.54%) Gatling
17 79 (2.50%) git-flow
17 79 (2.50%) Jasmine
17 79 (2.50%) SonarQube
General
1 744 (23.58%) Finance
2 359 (11.38%) Retail
3 287 (9.10%) Banking
4 144 (4.56%) Games
5 118 (3.74%) Telecoms
6 99 (3.14%) Marketing
7 58 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 55 (1.74%) Electronics
9 47 (1.49%) Legal
10 32 (1.01%) Front Office
11 29 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 29 (0.92%) Law
12 23 (0.73%) Financial Institution
13 19 (0.60%) Advertising
14 18 (0.57%) Back Office
15 17 (0.54%) Retail Banking
16 13 (0.41%) Publishing
17 12 (0.38%) Automotive
18 8 (0.25%) Billing
18 8 (0.25%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 1,304 (41.33%) Developer
2 414 (13.12%) .NET Developer
3 314 (9.95%) Senior Developer
4 309 (9.79%) Analyst
5 289 (9.16%) C# Developer
6 272 (8.62%) Java Developer
7 225 (7.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 186 (5.90%) Scrum Master
9 168 (5.32%) Software Engineer
10 160 (5.07%) Business Analyst
11 134 (4.25%) Software Developer
12 107 (3.39%) Designer
13 103 (3.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 92 (2.92%) Lead Developer
14 92 (2.92%) Project Manager
15 90 (2.85%) UX Designer
16 88 (2.79%) SQL Developer
17 86 (2.73%) Consultant
18 84 (2.66%) Architect
18 84 (2.66%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 732 (23.20%) .NET
2 623 (19.75%) AngularJS
3 563 (17.84%) HTML
4 546 (17.31%) CSS
5 422 (13.38%) REST
6 405 (12.84%) RESTful
7 396 (12.55%) React
8 357 (11.32%) ASP.NET
9 344 (10.90%) Web Services
10 339 (10.74%) Spring
11 247 (7.83%) Node.js
12 245 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web API
13 243 (7.70%) ASP.NET MVC
14 232 (7.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 198 (6.28%) HTML5
16 186 (5.90%) SOAP
17 178 (5.64%) JSON
18 176 (5.58%) ASP.NET Core
19 170 (5.39%) .NET Framework
20 163 (5.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 449 (14.23%) User Experience
2 230 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
3 193 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
4 149 (4.72%) Mobile App
5 113 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
6 87 (2.76%) Algorithms
7 81 (2.57%) Data Structures
8 74 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
9 52 (1.65%) Virtual Team
10 45 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 38 (1.20%) Analytical Mindset
12 33 (1.05%) Blog
13 32 (1.01%) Online Gambling
14 31 (0.98%) Client/Server
15 30 (0.95%) Data Centre
16 28 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 27 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
18 26 (0.82%) Cyber Kill Chain
19 24 (0.76%) BBC
20 20 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 302 (9.57%) Linux
2 183 (5.80%) Windows
3 160 (5.07%) Apple iOS
4 138 (4.37%) Android
5 80 (2.54%) Unix
6 46 (1.46%) Mac OS
7 32 (1.01%) Ubuntu
7 32 (1.01%) Windows Server
8 15 (0.48%) CentOS
9 7 (0.22%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.22%) zOS
10 5 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.13%) Fedora
11 4 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.095%) Debian
13 2 (0.063%) AIX
13 2 (0.063%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.032%) Solaris
14 1 (0.032%) VMS
14 1 (0.032%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,802 (88.81%) Agile Software Development
2 2,750 (87.16%) Scrum
3 1,159 (36.74%) TDD
4 859 (27.23%) Continuous Integration
5 753 (23.87%) BDD
6 665 (21.08%) DevOps
7 592 (18.76%) Software Engineering
8 564 (17.88%) Test Automation
9 447 (14.17%) MVC
10 387 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
11 363 (11.51%) Mentoring
12 357 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 333 (10.55%) Microservices
14 296 (9.38%) SDLC
15 286 (9.06%) Coaching
16 271 (8.59%) Continuous Delivery
17 249 (7.89%) User Stories
18 244 (7.73%) Dependency Injection
19 241 (7.64%) Analytics
20 237 (7.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 904 (28.65%) JavaScript
2 836 (26.50%) Java
3 817 (25.90%) C#
4 593 (18.80%) SQL
5 538 (17.05%) Python
6 230 (7.29%) Scala
7 191 (6.05%) Ruby
8 180 (5.71%) C
9 176 (5.58%) PHP
10 165 (5.23%) Java 8
11 147 (4.66%) C++
12 109 (3.45%) PowerShell
13 106 (3.36%) ES6
14 90 (2.85%) Bash Shell
15 81 (2.57%) T-SQL
16 64 (2.03%) Perl
17 61 (1.93%) Groovy
18 49 (1.55%) Apple Swift
18 49 (1.55%) R
19 47 (1.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 323 (10.24%) Degree
2 144 (4.56%) Security Cleared
3 73 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 63 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 56 (1.77%) CCNA
5 56 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
6 54 (1.71%) DV Cleared
7 36 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (1.11%) CISSP
9 32 (1.01%) GIAC
9 32 (1.01%) SANS
10 31 (0.98%) MCSE
11 30 (0.95%) CompTIA Security+
11 30 (0.95%) Linux+ Certification
11 30 (0.95%) MCP
11 30 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
11 30 (0.95%) SSCP
12 29 (0.92%) RHCE
13 27 (0.86%) CCA
13 27 (0.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (7.58%) QA
2 40 (1.27%) GDPR
3 30 (0.95%) PMO
4 26 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 18 (0.57%) PSD2
6 16 (0.51%) SLA
7 15 (0.48%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.41%) ISAE 3402
8 13 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (0.38%) Basel III
10 11 (0.35%) PCI DSS
11 7 (0.22%) SEPA
12 6 (0.19%) MiFID
12 6 (0.19%) TickIT
13 4 (0.13%) EMIR
14 2 (0.063%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.063%) NIST
14 2 (0.063%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.063%) WCAG
15 1 (0.032%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 353 (11.19%) Docker
2 68 (2.16%) Apache Flume
3 62 (1.97%) Active Directory
4 49 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (1.24%) vSphere
6 28 (0.89%) Hyper-V
7 27 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 26 (0.82%) XenApp
8 26 (0.82%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.16%) etcd
9 5 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.063%) HDFS
10 2 (0.063%) Postfix
10 2 (0.063%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.063%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.032%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 241 (7.64%) Kubernetes
2 75 (2.38%) Ansible
3 69 (2.19%) Oozie
4 68 (2.16%) Terraform
5 50 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
6 49 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
7 42 (1.33%) Hadoop YARN
8 38 (1.20%) Puppet
9 28 (0.89%) SCCM
9 28 (0.89%) SCOM
10 26 (0.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 26 (0.82%) SCOrch
11 23 (0.73%) Kibana
12 16 (0.51%) Grafana
13 13 (0.41%) Graphite
14 12 (0.38%) Prometheus
15 11 (0.35%) Istio
16 10 (0.32%) ZABBIX
17 9 (0.29%) CA Service Virtualization
17 9 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 411 (13.03%) Microsoft
2 303 (9.60%) Google
3 205 (6.50%) Oracle
4 111 (3.52%) Splunk
5 95 (3.01%) SAP
6 89 (2.82%) Databricks
7 72 (2.28%) Adobe
8 68 (2.16%) Atlassian
9 60 (1.90%) VMware
10 52 (1.65%) Hortonworks
11 44 (1.39%) HP
12 42 (1.33%) AppDynamics
12 42 (1.33%) MapR
13 41 (1.30%) Cloudera
14 36 (1.14%) Informatica
15 34 (1.08%) Cisco
16 31 (0.98%) WorldPay
17 29 (0.92%) Talend
18 28 (0.89%) Tableau
19 25 (0.79%) Red Hat