The first table below looks at the demand for Pair Programming skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 108 115 129
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 6 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.34% 0.23% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.30% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 10
Average salary £23,500 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.18% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £45,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,250 £37,650
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1407 1324 1763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.68% 76.27% 77.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1074 1571
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Pair Programming
North West

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the Cheshire region.

Pair Programming Salary Trend in Cheshire

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Pair Programming Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Pair Programming
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 4 £23,250 -
Chester 0 1 £35,000 -24.32%
Pair Programming
North West

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Pair Programming also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pair Programming.

1 14 (66.67%) TDD
2 13 (61.90%) .NET
3 12 (57.14%) C#
4 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) MVC
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) Scrum
5 10 (47.62%) Refactoring
5 10 (47.62%) Unit Testing
6 9 (42.86%) User Stories
6 9 (42.86%) Web Development
6 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
6 9 (42.86%) Web Services
6 9 (42.86%) OOD
7 8 (38.10%) XML
7 8 (38.10%) Java
7 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
7 8 (38.10%) JSON
8 7 (33.33%) Marketing
8 7 (33.33%) Google
8 7 (33.33%) CSS
8 7 (33.33%) SOAP
8 7 (33.33%) HTML
8 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
8 7 (33.33%) GWT
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Pair Programming also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pair Programming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) OLAP
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Graduate
4 4 (19.05%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Python Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) Web Services
3 8 (38.10%) XML
3 8 (38.10%) JSON
4 7 (33.33%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) SOAP
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (33.33%) GWT
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 5 (23.81%) HTML5
7 4 (19.05%) Django
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (14.29%) jQuery
9 1 (4.76%) Spring
9 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.76%) XHTML
9 1 (4.76%) XSL
9 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) TDD
2 11 (52.38%) MVC
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Scrum
3 10 (47.62%) Refactoring
3 10 (47.62%) Unit Testing
4 9 (42.86%) User Stories
4 9 (42.86%) Web Development
4 9 (42.86%) OOD
5 7 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.52%) Display Advertising
8 2 (9.52%) Search Engine Marketing
8 2 (9.52%) OO
8 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
9 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Google
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft