Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kanban
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 172 158 155
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Kanban 973 3,137 3,680
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.95% 2.25% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.45% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 887 2,538 3,103
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 46,086 128,271 152,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.53% 92.20% 91.87%
Number of salaries quoted 37,446 100,644 121,806
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 22 September 2020.

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 22 September 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 -10 913 £62,500 +4.17% 237
London -26 504 £67,500 +3.85% 74
UK excluding London -16 433 £52,500 - 186
South East +45 134 £60,000 +9.09% 41
Work from Home +33 115 £67,500 +12.50% 28
South West +26 92 £67,500 +35.00% 12
North of England -31 89 £50,000 - 56
Midlands +103 69 £50,000 - 41
North West -12 55 £50,000 - 36
West Midlands +85 48 £50,000 -4.76% 27
Yorkshire 0 30 £45,000 -5.26% 17
East of England -10 24 £50,000 -13.04% 13
East Midlands +65 21 £50,000 +6.38% 14
Scotland +29 11 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Wales +35 9 £36,250 -34.09% 10
Northern Ireland +4 6 £34,250 -42.92% 4
North East +23 4 £51,250 +13.89% 3

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 875 (89.93%) Agile Software Development
2 861 (88.49%) Scrum
3 370 (38.03%) TDD
4 336 (34.53%) AWS
5 335 (34.43%) JavaScript
6 288 (29.60%) Azure
7 287 (29.50%) DevOps
8 280 (28.78%) BDD
9 273 (28.06%) C#
10 266 (27.34%) .NET
11 251 (25.80%) Microservices
12 242 (24.87%) JIRA
13 229 (23.54%) Finance
14 214 (21.99%) SQL Server
15 213 (21.89%) AngularJS
16 209 (21.48%) Java
17 188 (19.32%) React
18 185 (19.01%) Git (software)
19 171 (17.57%) SQL
20 164 (16.86%) .NET Core
21 163 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
22 159 (16.34%) ASP.NET
23 158 (16.24%) ASP.NET Web API
24 157 (16.14%) Node.js
25 156 (16.03%) Test Automation
26 155 (15.93%) TypeScript
27 152 (15.62%) Docker
27 152 (15.62%) MVC
28 148 (15.21%) Vue.js
28 148 (15.21%) MongoDB

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
1 123 (12.64%) Elasticsearch
2 89 (9.15%) Confluence
3 26 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.06%) IIS
5 18 (1.85%) CMS
6 17 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
7 15 (1.54%) Umbraco
8 13 (1.34%) SharePoint
9 12 (1.23%) Apache
10 11 (1.13%) Apache Spark
10 11 (1.13%) DNN
10 11 (1.13%) EPiServer
10 11 (1.13%) Immediacy CMS
10 11 (1.13%) Kentico
10 11 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
10 11 (1.13%) Sitefinity
11 5 (0.51%) Apache Airflow
11 5 (0.51%) JBoss
11 5 (0.51%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.21%) MQSeries
Applications
1 20 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (1.03%) Chatbot
3 10 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (0.82%) Zeplin
5 7 (0.72%) Figma
6 2 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.10%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 30 (3.08%) SAP Hybris
2 12 (1.23%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (0.51%) Odoo
4 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) Magento
5 1 (0.10%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 336 (34.53%) AWS
2 288 (29.60%) Azure
3 85 (8.74%) SaaS
4 52 (5.34%) GCP
5 37 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
6 34 (3.49%) PaaS
7 28 (2.88%) IaaS
8 23 (2.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 23 (2.36%) Serverless
9 18 (1.85%) npm
10 17 (1.75%) Akamai
11 15 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (1.34%) Office 365
12 13 (1.34%) Power Platform
13 12 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
13 12 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
13 12 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (1.23%) GitHub
14 11 (1.13%) Amazon S3
15 9 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.39%) Skype
2 30 (3.08%) HTTP
3 27 (2.77%) DNS
4 16 (1.64%) Firewall
4 16 (1.64%) Internet
5 15 (1.54%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.44%) VPN
7 10 (1.03%) FTP
7 10 (1.03%) SMTP
7 10 (1.03%) VoIP
7 10 (1.03%) WAN
8 9 (0.92%) IMAP
9 8 (0.82%) MPLS
9 8 (0.82%) PBX
9 8 (0.82%) RTP
9 8 (0.82%) STUN
10 6 (0.62%) LAN
11 5 (0.51%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.41%) WebEx
13 3 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (21.99%) SQL Server
2 148 (15.21%) MongoDB
3 101 (10.38%) SQL Server 2019
4 64 (6.58%) NoSQL
5 55 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
6 38 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (3.08%) Big Data
8 24 (2.47%) Data Lake
9 22 (2.26%) Hadoop
9 22 (2.26%) Relational Database
10 21 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
11 15 (1.54%) MySQL
11 15 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
12 14 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.23%) Power BI
13 12 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (1.13%) Cosmos DB
15 9 (0.92%) Apache Hive
15 9 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 242 (24.87%) JIRA
2 185 (19.01%) Git (software)
3 139 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 68 (6.99%) Selenium
5 59 (6.06%) Cucumber
6 52 (5.34%) Maven
7 46 (4.73%) JUnit
8 43 (4.42%) SpecFlow
9 36 (3.70%) TeamCity
10 35 (3.60%) Mockito
10 35 (3.60%) SonarQube
11 34 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
12 33 (3.39%) DbUnit
12 33 (3.39%) jMock
13 32 (3.29%) Bitbucket
14 27 (2.77%) Appium
15 25 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
16 24 (2.47%) Subversion
16 24 (2.47%) webpack
17 22 (2.26%) NUnit
General
1 229 (23.54%) Finance
2 65 (6.68%) Banking
3 55 (5.65%) Games
4 37 (3.80%) Public Sector
5 28 (2.88%) Investment Banking
6 27 (2.77%) Retail
7 26 (2.67%) Marketing
8 21 (2.16%) Advertising
9 15 (1.54%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.44%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.72%) Front Office
13 7 (0.72%) Legal
14 6 (0.62%) Law
14 6 (0.62%) Local Government
14 6 (0.62%) Publishing
15 3 (0.31%) Back Office
15 3 (0.31%) Electronics
16 2 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 453 (46.56%) Developer
2 162 (16.65%) .NET Developer
3 112 (11.51%) C# Developer
4 89 (9.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 78 (8.02%) Java Developer
6 72 (7.40%) Scrum Master
7 51 (5.24%) Senior Developer
8 46 (4.73%) Analyst
9 44 (4.52%) Architect
10 35 (3.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 35 (3.60%) Full Stack Developer
11 32 (3.29%) Software Developer
12 30 (3.08%) Scala Developer
13 27 (2.77%) Consultant
13 27 (2.77%) Project Manager
14 25 (2.57%) Azure Developer
14 25 (2.57%) Product Owner
14 25 (2.57%) Software Engineer
15 24 (2.47%) DevOps Engineer
16 23 (2.36%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (27.34%) .NET
2 213 (21.89%) AngularJS
3 188 (19.32%) React
4 164 (16.86%) .NET Core
5 159 (16.34%) ASP.NET
6 158 (16.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 157 (16.14%) Node.js
8 148 (15.21%) Vue.js
9 139 (14.29%) CSS
10 138 (14.18%) HTML
11 137 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 134 (13.77%) .NET Framework
13 131 (13.46%) RESTful
14 119 (12.23%) Entity Framework
14 119 (12.23%) Web Services
15 89 (9.15%) REST
16 80 (8.22%) Spring
17 52 (5.34%) WPF
18 51 (5.24%) XML
19 46 (4.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 84 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (8.02%) Greenfield Project
3 43 (4.42%) User Experience
4 29 (2.98%) Mobile App
5 24 (2.47%) Cloud Native
6 20 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.64%) FMCG
7 16 (1.64%) Public Cloud
7 16 (1.64%) Virtual Team
8 15 (1.54%) Fixed Income
9 14 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (1.34%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.34%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.34%) Replication
10 13 (1.34%) Tandem
11 11 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.13%) N-Tier
12 10 (1.03%) PMI
13 9 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.72%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 75 (7.71%) Linux
2 69 (7.09%) Windows
3 32 (3.29%) Android
4 29 (2.98%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.44%) CentOS
5 14 (1.44%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.82%) Unix
8 6 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.31%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.21%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.10%) AIX
12 1 (0.10%) Solaris
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 875 (89.93%) Agile Software Development
2 861 (88.49%) Scrum
3 370 (38.03%) TDD
4 287 (29.50%) DevOps
5 280 (28.78%) BDD
6 251 (25.80%) Microservices
7 163 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
8 156 (16.03%) Test Automation
9 152 (15.62%) MVC
10 120 (12.33%) Software Engineering
11 96 (9.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 96 (9.87%) Web Application Development
12 94 (9.66%) Mentoring
13 83 (8.53%) Fintech
14 82 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
15 81 (8.32%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 80 (8.22%) Analytics
16 80 (8.22%) OO
17 66 (6.78%) Coaching
18 65 (6.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 335 (34.43%) JavaScript
2 273 (28.06%) C#
3 209 (21.48%) Java
4 171 (17.57%) SQL
5 155 (15.93%) TypeScript
6 125 (12.85%) Python
7 47 (4.83%) Scala
8 36 (3.70%) ES6
9 35 (3.60%) T-SQL
10 34 (3.49%) Ruby
11 30 (3.08%) Java 8
12 25 (2.57%) Kotlin
13 24 (2.47%) C
14 22 (2.26%) Go
15 20 (2.06%) C++
16 19 (1.95%) Bash Shell
16 19 (1.95%) PHP
16 19 (1.95%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.44%) PowerShell
18 13 (1.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 91 (9.35%) Degree
2 76 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 68 (6.99%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (1.54%) ISEB
6 11 (1.13%) ISTQB
6 11 (1.13%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.82%) PMP
8 6 (0.62%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.51%) AWS Certification
9 5 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.41%) CAPM
10 4 (0.41%) CBAP
10 4 (0.41%) IIBA
10 4 (0.41%) RHCE
11 3 (0.31%) CISA
11 3 (0.31%) CISSP
11 3 (0.31%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.21%) APMG
12 2 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (13.26%) QA
2 11 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.51%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.51%) GDPR
4 3 (0.31%) ISO 20022
4 3 (0.31%) MiFID
4 3 (0.31%) NIST
4 3 (0.31%) SEPA
5 2 (0.21%) PMO
5 2 (0.21%) PSD2
6 1 (0.10%) COBIT
6 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.10%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.10%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.10%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 152 (15.62%) Docker
2 34 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 22 (2.26%) vSphere
5 13 (1.34%) NDS
5 13 (1.34%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 10 (1.03%) Postfix
7 5 (0.51%) LXC
8 4 (0.41%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.31%) iptables
10 2 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 78 (8.02%) Kubernetes
2 57 (5.86%) Ansible
3 49 (5.04%) Terraform
4 38 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (3.49%) Puppet
6 21 (2.16%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 19 (1.95%) Single Sign-On
8 12 (1.23%) Tivoli
9 9 (0.92%) Kibana
10 6 (0.62%) CA Single Sign-On
10 6 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 6 (0.62%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 5 (0.51%) logstash
12 4 (0.41%) Mesos
12 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
12 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
12 4 (0.41%) SCCM
13 3 (0.31%) Salt
14 1 (0.10%) Grafana
14 1 (0.10%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 137 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 68 (6.99%) Google
3 54 (5.55%) Oracle
4 50 (5.14%) SAP
5 48 (4.93%) Atlassian
6 34 (3.49%) VMware
7 32 (3.29%) hybris
8 24 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
9 22 (2.26%) NetIQ
10 20 (2.06%) Adobe
11 19 (1.95%) New Relic
12 18 (1.85%) ForgeRock
13 17 (1.75%) Sitecore
13 17 (1.75%) Teradata
14 11 (1.13%) Alterian
14 11 (1.13%) ServiceNow
15 10 (1.03%) IBM
15 10 (1.03%) Okta
16 9 (0.92%) CyberArk
16 9 (0.92%) Informatica