Period
to 17 August 2018

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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 149 180
Rank change year-on-year +1 +31 +45
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 3,853 4,232 3,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.26% 2.40% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.62% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,069 3,484 3,535
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £79,600
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 155,185 161,377 179,800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.13% 91.53% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 123,583 128,477 150,037
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Kanban in the UK

Kanban
Top 16 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 August 2018. 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 -3 3,673 £55,000 - 473
UK excluding London +21 1,975 £50,000 - 301
London -21 1,827 £62,500 +4.17% 204
South East +34 630 £52,500 +5.00% 90
North of England +22 543 £50,000 +5.26% 81
North West +34 373 £50,000 +11.11% 53
South West -14 247 £50,000 +5.26% 33
East of England +38 238 £50,000 -4.76% 31
Midlands -11 183 £50,000 +17.65% 34
Yorkshire -28 151 £50,000 +4.17% 21
Scotland +2 98 £44,000 -9.74% 18
East Midlands +29 92 £51,250 +20.59% 16
West Midlands -32 91 £49,750 +17.06% 18
Wales +27 31 £42,500 - 9
North East -20 19 £43,750 +75.00% 7
Northern Ireland 0 7 £50,000 +42.86% 5

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 3,518 (91.31%) Agile Software Development
2 3,347 (86.87%) Scrum
3 1,863 (48.35%) TDD
4 1,320 (34.26%) C#
5 1,300 (33.74%) .NET
6 1,229 (31.90%) Continuous Integration
7 1,202 (31.20%) Java
8 1,164 (30.21%) BDD
9 1,082 (28.08%) SQL Server
10 1,075 (27.90%) JavaScript
11 835 (21.67%) Finance
12 809 (21.00%) AngularJS
13 779 (20.22%) MVC
14 773 (20.06%) Test Automation
15 717 (18.61%) Amazon AWS
16 693 (17.99%) DevOps
17 681 (17.67%) ASP.NET
18 676 (17.54%) JIRA
19 657 (17.05%) HTML
20 653 (16.95%) SQL
21 639 (16.58%) Software Engineering
22 618 (16.04%) Git (software)
23 596 (15.47%) RESTful
24 584 (15.16%) SQL Server 2016
25 577 (14.98%) Dependency Injection
26 552 (14.33%) CSS
27 527 (13.68%) Microsoft
28 523 (13.57%) Microsoft Azure
28 523 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
29 512 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC

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
1 294 (7.63%) Confluence
2 175 (4.54%) Elasticsearch
3 133 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 94 (2.44%) JBoss
5 83 (2.15%) Apache Spark
6 81 (2.10%) Apache
7 74 (1.92%) CMS
8 57 (1.48%) Mule
9 55 (1.43%) Apache Pig
10 51 (1.32%) nginx
10 51 (1.32%) WebLogic
11 46 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
12 41 (1.06%) Jetty
13 37 (0.96%) WebSphere
14 29 (0.75%) IIS
15 20 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
16 19 (0.49%) Drupal
16 19 (0.49%) Mule ESB
16 19 (0.49%) NServiceBus
17 18 (0.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 46 (1.19%) MS Visio
2 35 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
4 22 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 15 (0.39%) InVision
6 14 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
6 14 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.18%) Mingle
9 6 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.13%) Gliffy
10 5 (0.13%) HipChat
11 4 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.078%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.026%) EngageOne
13 1 (0.026%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.026%) PrintSoft PReS
13 1 (0.026%) Weka
Business Applications
1 22 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.18%) Magento
4 6 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (0.13%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.052%) Endur
6 2 (0.052%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.052%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.026%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.026%) R3 Corda
7 1 (0.026%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.026%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 717 (18.61%) Amazon AWS
2 523 (13.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 225 (5.84%) GitHub
4 126 (3.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 126 (3.27%) SaaS
5 108 (2.80%) Slack
6 83 (2.15%) PaaS
7 80 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
8 77 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
9 72 (1.87%) IaaS
10 59 (1.53%) Office 365
11 50 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
12 47 (1.22%) Amazon S3
13 46 (1.19%) G Suite
14 45 (1.17%) Serverless
15 32 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 29 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
17 26 (0.67%) npm
18 16 (0.42%) Route 53
19 15 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 178 (4.62%) Internet
2 120 (3.11%) HTTP
3 83 (2.15%) Hyperconnected
4 71 (1.84%) Firewall
5 56 (1.45%) Broadband
6 42 (1.09%) TCP/IP
7 40 (1.04%) SSL
8 17 (0.44%) SMS
9 10 (0.26%) VPN
10 4 (0.10%) AMQP
10 4 (0.10%) BGP
10 4 (0.10%) OSPF
11 3 (0.078%) BIG-IP
11 3 (0.078%) DNS
11 3 (0.078%) MQTT
11 3 (0.078%) VLAN
12 2 (0.052%) CDMA
12 2 (0.052%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.052%) SSH
12 2 (0.052%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,082 (28.08%) SQL Server
2 584 (15.16%) SQL Server 2016
3 308 (7.99%) NoSQL
4 240 (6.23%) MongoDB
5 237 (6.15%) MySQL
6 229 (5.94%) Big Data
7 155 (4.02%) Hadoop
8 134 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
9 122 (3.17%) Relational Database
10 109 (2.83%) Redis
11 83 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
12 82 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 75 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
14 64 (1.66%) RDBMS
15 63 (1.64%) Apache Hive
16 52 (1.35%) Couchbase
17 48 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 38 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
19 33 (0.86%) Power BI
19 33 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 676 (17.54%) JIRA
2 618 (16.04%) Git (software)
3 457 (11.86%) Jenkins
4 403 (10.46%) Selenium
5 248 (6.44%) NUnit
6 224 (5.81%) TeamCity
7 200 (5.19%) Cucumber
8 195 (5.06%) Maven
9 148 (3.84%) JUnit
9 148 (3.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 144 (3.74%) Visual Studio
11 141 (3.66%) MSTest
12 127 (3.30%) Bitbucket
13 119 (3.09%) Moq
14 118 (3.06%) Rhino Mocks
15 115 (2.98%) Subversion
16 106 (2.75%) SoapUI
17 105 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 93 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
19 92 (2.39%) Gradle
General
1 835 (21.67%) Finance
2 374 (9.71%) Retail
3 275 (7.14%) Games
4 261 (6.77%) Banking
5 157 (4.07%) Marketing
6 115 (2.98%) Telecoms
7 100 (2.60%) Manufacturing
8 61 (1.58%) Investment Banking
9 56 (1.45%) Electronics
10 37 (0.96%) Automotive
11 36 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 32 (0.83%) Publishing
13 26 (0.67%) Advertising
13 26 (0.67%) Music Industry
14 25 (0.65%) Legal
15 23 (0.60%) Law
16 19 (0.49%) Aerospace
17 15 (0.39%) Back Office
18 11 (0.29%) Billing
18 11 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,656 (42.98%) Developer
2 765 (19.85%) .NET Developer
3 556 (14.43%) C# Developer
4 487 (12.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 364 (9.45%) Analyst
6 324 (8.41%) Java Developer
7 301 (7.81%) Senior Developer
8 283 (7.34%) Software Engineer
9 238 (6.18%) Scrum Master
10 195 (5.06%) Business Analyst
11 190 (4.93%) C# WPF Developer
11 190 (4.93%) WPF Developer
12 167 (4.33%) Software Developer
13 160 (4.15%) ASP.NET Developer
14 159 (4.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 153 (3.97%) Java Engineer
16 131 (3.40%) Project Manager
17 130 (3.37%) Architect
18 127 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
19 109 (2.83%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,300 (33.74%) .NET
2 809 (21.00%) AngularJS
3 681 (17.67%) ASP.NET
4 657 (17.05%) HTML
5 596 (15.47%) RESTful
6 552 (14.33%) CSS
7 512 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 446 (11.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 437 (11.34%) WPF
10 431 (11.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 394 (10.23%) REST
12 386 (10.02%) KnockoutJS
13 371 (9.63%) Spring
14 347 (9.01%) React
15 344 (8.93%) .NET Framework
15 344 (8.93%) Web Services
16 317 (8.23%) Node.js
17 297 (7.71%) HTML5
18 212 (5.50%) jQuery
19 210 (5.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 365 (9.47%) User Experience
2 323 (8.38%) Greenfield Project
3 258 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
4 245 (6.36%) Computer Science
5 207 (5.37%) Fintech
6 188 (4.88%) Mobile App
7 118 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
8 94 (2.44%) Algorithms
9 93 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
10 65 (1.69%) Virtual Team
11 63 (1.64%) Data Structures
12 61 (1.58%) Social Network
13 57 (1.48%) Tandem
14 48 (1.25%) Online Gambling
15 37 (0.96%) Blog
16 34 (0.88%) Data Centre
16 34 (0.88%) Management Information System
17 30 (0.78%) Digital TV
17 30 (0.78%) Public Cloud
18 29 (0.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 388 (10.07%) Linux
2 339 (8.80%) Windows
3 158 (4.10%) Android
4 131 (3.40%) Apple iOS
5 51 (1.32%) Unix
6 42 (1.09%) Mac OS X
7 16 (0.42%) CentOS
7 16 (0.42%) Nucleus RTOS
7 16 (0.42%) Windows Phone
8 15 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.29%) Debian
9 11 (0.29%) Windows Server
10 10 (0.26%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.16%) Solaris
12 4 (0.10%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.078%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.078%) SUSE
14 1 (0.026%) AIX
14 1 (0.026%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.026%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,518 (91.31%) Agile Software Development
2 3,347 (86.87%) Scrum
3 1,863 (48.35%) TDD
4 1,229 (31.90%) Continuous Integration
5 1,164 (30.21%) BDD
6 779 (20.22%) MVC
7 773 (20.06%) Test Automation
8 693 (17.99%) DevOps
9 639 (16.58%) Software Engineering
10 577 (14.98%) Dependency Injection
11 523 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
12 416 (10.80%) Microservices
13 384 (9.97%) Mentoring
14 378 (9.81%) Web Application Development
15 362 (9.40%) OO
16 360 (9.34%) Coaching
17 359 (9.32%) SDLC
18 348 (9.03%) Project Management
19 334 (8.67%) User Stories
20 313 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1,320 (34.26%) C#
2 1,202 (31.20%) Java
3 1,075 (27.90%) JavaScript
4 653 (16.95%) SQL
5 492 (12.77%) Python
6 291 (7.55%) Java 8
7 287 (7.45%) Ruby
8 273 (7.09%) PHP
9 205 (5.32%) C++
10 187 (4.85%) Scala
11 155 (4.02%) C
12 149 (3.87%) T-SQL
13 119 (3.09%) PowerShell
14 103 (2.67%) TypeScript
15 87 (2.26%) F#
16 86 (2.23%) Bash Shell
17 79 (2.05%) ES6
18 71 (1.84%) Go
19 57 (1.48%) Objective-C
20 51 (1.32%) R
Qualifications
1 358 (9.29%) Degree
2 127 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 91 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 55 (1.43%) DV Cleared
5 51 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 50 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 48 (1.25%) CISSP
8 44 (1.14%) CCNA
8 44 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
9 42 (1.09%) MCSE
10 40 (1.04%) CompTIA Security+
10 40 (1.04%) GIAC
10 40 (1.04%) Linux+ Certification
10 40 (1.04%) Network+ Certification
10 40 (1.04%) SANS
10 40 (1.04%) SSCP
11 37 (0.96%) ISTQB
12 36 (0.93%) PMI Certification
13 35 (0.91%) ISEB
13 35 (0.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 330 (8.56%) QA
2 40 (1.04%) GDPR
3 27 (0.70%) GCP
4 25 (0.65%) PMO
5 10 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.26%) PSD2
6 6 (0.16%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 5 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.13%) IEC 61508
7 5 (0.13%) ISO 26262
7 5 (0.13%) MISRA
7 5 (0.13%) MISRA C
8 4 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.10%) FINREP
8 4 (0.10%) MiFID
8 4 (0.10%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.10%) SEPA
8 4 (0.10%) SLA
9 3 (0.078%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 402 (10.43%) Docker
2 41 (1.06%) vSphere
3 21 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (0.34%) Apache Flume
6 11 (0.29%) Active Directory
7 10 (0.26%) HDFS
8 3 (0.078%) iptables
8 3 (0.078%) Xen
9 2 (0.052%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.052%) Varnish
9 2 (0.052%) zsh
10 1 (0.026%) Ceph
10 1 (0.026%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.026%) GridGain
10 1 (0.026%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.026%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.026%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 211 (5.48%) Puppet
2 175 (4.54%) Ansible
3 157 (4.07%) Kubernetes
4 149 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
5 110 (2.85%) Kibana
6 76 (1.97%) Terraform
7 42 (1.09%) Salt
8 36 (0.93%) Mesos
9 27 (0.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 25 (0.65%) WSUS
11 20 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
11 20 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
12 19 (0.49%) logstash
13 17 (0.44%) Nagios
14 16 (0.42%) Cobbler
14 16 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
15 15 (0.39%) HockeyApp
15 15 (0.39%) Oozie
16 14 (0.36%) Packer
17 12 (0.31%) Grafana
Vendors
1 527 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 274 (7.11%) Google
3 253 (6.57%) Oracle
4 98 (2.54%) WorldPay
5 91 (2.36%) SAP
6 83 (2.15%) Twitter
7 71 (1.84%) Splunk
8 66 (1.71%) Atlassian
9 65 (1.69%) AppDynamics
10 61 (1.58%) Facebook
11 49 (1.27%) HP
12 39 (1.01%) Apple
13 36 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
14 34 (0.88%) Sitecore
15 31 (0.80%) Tableau
16 27 (0.70%) Red Hat
17 25 (0.65%) New Relic
18 24 (0.62%) VMware
19 23 (0.60%) ServiceNow
20 18 (0.47%) IBM