The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank - 32 52
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 0 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 2.40% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.87% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 9
Average salary - £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Pair Programming
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 174 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 82.08% 83.65% 88.28%
Number of salaries quoted 116 104 264
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification