The first table below looks at the demand for Pair Programming skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 40 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 5 27 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.86% 6.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 7.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.08% +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 362 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 74.35% 87.86% 75.71%
Number of salaries quoted 145 212 103
Average salary £37,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Pair Programming
Cheshire

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Pair Programming Salary Trend in Chester

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the Chester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Pair Programming Salary Histogram in Chester

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 18 (85.71%) Scrum
2 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) TDD
3 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 14 (66.67%) Java
4 14 (66.67%) Spring
5 11 (52.38%) .NET
6 10 (47.62%) J2EE
6 10 (47.62%) HTML
6 10 (47.62%) CSS
6 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
6 10 (47.62%) Hibernate
7 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
8 7 (33.33%) SQL
8 7 (33.33%) HTML5
9 5 (23.81%) Web Services
9 5 (23.81%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) C#
9 5 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (23.81%) jQuery
9 5 (23.81%) Akka
10 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
10 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
10 4 (19.05%) JSON
10 4 (19.05%) Requirements Management
10 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (19.05%) RESTful
10 4 (19.05%) CSS3
10 4 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (19.05%) T-SQL

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
1 2 (9.52%) Ant
1 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Mockito
2 1 (4.76%) Hudson
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Java Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Senior Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Python Developer
7 2 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) Spring
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) J2EE
3 10 (47.62%) HTML
3 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) Hibernate
4 7 (33.33%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) Akka
6 4 (19.05%) JSON
6 4 (19.05%) RESTful
6 4 (19.05%) CSS3
6 4 (19.05%) JSP
6 4 (19.05%) Struts
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 3 (14.29%) Django
8 2 (9.52%) OpenGL
9 1 (4.76%) Java RMI
9 1 (4.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 3 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) GPGPU
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
2 2 (9.52%) CUDA
3 1 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Scrum
2 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
4 4 (19.05%) Requirements Management
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) RUP
5 3 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (9.52%) 3D Visualisation
6 2 (9.52%) Kanban
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Image Processing
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 14 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 3 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (9.52%) Ruby
7 2 (9.52%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) IBM
1 3 (14.29%) JBoss