The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 288 307 313
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 30 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 18
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+57.89% +1.33%
Extreme Programming
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9077 9978 10072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.41% 81.87% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7727 8622 9201
Average salary £57,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Extreme Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Extreme Programming
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Extreme Programming across the City of London region.

Extreme Programming Salary Trend in the City of London

Extreme Programming
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Extreme Programming across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Extreme Programming Salary Histogram in the City of London

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Extreme 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 Extreme Programming.

1 37 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (69.39%) TDD
3 28 (57.14%) Scrum
3 28 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (53.06%) Java
5 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
5 24 (48.98%) Computer Science
6 23 (46.94%) Kanban
7 21 (42.86%) Spring
7 21 (42.86%) Software Engineering
8 18 (36.73%) C#
8 18 (36.73%) SOAP
8 18 (36.73%) Scala
8 18 (36.73%) REST
8 18 (36.73%) Big Data
9 15 (30.61%) MapReduce
9 15 (30.61%) Data Structures
9 15 (30.61%) SQL
9 15 (30.61%) .NET
9 15 (30.61%) Finance
10 14 (28.57%) CSS
10 14 (28.57%) HTML
10 14 (28.57%) Oracle
10 14 (28.57%) OO
10 14 (28.57%) Algorithms
10 14 (28.57%) Mentoring
10 14 (28.57%) Hadoop
11 13 (26.53%) XML
11 13 (26.53%) XSLT
12 11 (22.45%) Microsoft

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Extreme 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 Extreme Programming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Apache
1 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) Big Data
2 14 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 11 (22.45%) MySQL
4 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
1 11 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.12%) Maven
3 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) jMock
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Advertising
2 8 (16.33%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 18 (36.73%) Senior Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Software Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Java Developer
4 8 (16.33%) ScrumMaster
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Software Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Principal Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) Spring
2 18 (36.73%) SOAP
2 18 (36.73%) REST
3 15 (30.61%) .NET
4 14 (28.57%) HTML
4 14 (28.57%) CSS
5 13 (26.53%) XML
5 13 (26.53%) XSLT
6 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
7 9 (18.37%) Akka
8 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
9 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (8.16%) jQuery
10 3 (6.12%) Spring MVC
11 2 (4.08%) GWT
11 2 (4.08%) JSF
11 2 (4.08%) Ajax
11 2 (4.08%) JMS
11 2 (4.08%) SonicMQ
11 2 (4.08%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.98%) Computer Science
2 15 (30.61%) Data Structures
3 14 (28.57%) Algorithms
4 11 (22.45%) User Experience
4 11 (22.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (22.45%) Equities
4 11 (22.45%) Derivative
5 2 (4.08%) W3C
5 2 (4.08%) Clustering
5 2 (4.08%) Semantic Web
5 2 (4.08%) Open Source
5 2 (4.08%) Linked Data
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (69.39%) TDD
3 28 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (57.14%) Scrum
4 23 (46.94%) Kanban
5 21 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 15 (30.61%) MapReduce
7 14 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 14 (28.57%) OO
8 11 (22.45%) UML
8 11 (22.45%) Asset Management
9 8 (16.33%) BDD
9 8 (16.33%) OOP
10 7 (14.29%) MVC
10 7 (14.29%) Pair Programming
11 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
12 4 (8.16%) Data Architecture
12 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (6.12%) Data Analytics
13 3 (6.12%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) Java
2 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.73%) C#
3 18 (36.73%) Scala
4 15 (30.61%) SQL
5 8 (16.33%) PHP
6 4 (8.16%) Python
7 3 (6.12%) C++
8 2 (4.08%) Perl
8 2 (4.08%) XQuery
8 2 (4.08%) Ruby
8 2 (4.08%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.33%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) PhD
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) DevExpress
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