The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 111 88 128
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +40
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 5 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.28% 1.75% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 2.16% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 6
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -
Pair Programming
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1490 1298 1810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.04% 80.97% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 984 1522
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 28 January 2015. 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 2 £47,500 +39.70%
Knutsford +1 2 £38,500 -18.94%
Runcorn - 2 £47,500 -
Chester +4 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Pair Programming
North West

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
4 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) Java
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) Refactoring
6 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
6 4 (36.36%) CSS3
7 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 3 (27.27%) Coaching
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) C#
8 2 (18.18%) C++
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) HNC
8 2 (18.18%) HND
8 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 2 (18.18%) Windows
8 2 (18.18%) UML
8 2 (18.18%) OO
8 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
8 2 (18.18%) Electronics
8 2 (18.18%) C
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) CruiseControl
1 1 (9.09%) WATIR
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (18.18%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) WPF
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) WinForms
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
4 1 (9.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows CE
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
4 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Refactoring
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) Coaching
7 2 (18.18%) Android Development
7 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
7 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 2 (18.18%) UML
7 2 (18.18%) OO
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) HNC
2 2 (18.18%) HND
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
2 1 (9.09%) QA