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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 298 323 312
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 8 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.073% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 12
Average salary £65,000 £63,750 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £62,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £80,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
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
8861 9822 9383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.26% 82.89% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7700 8365 8464
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 36 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (71.43%) TDD
3 24 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (50.00%) Scrum
4 21 (50.00%) Java
5 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
6 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 18 (42.86%) Kanban
7 17 (40.48%) Computer Science
8 15 (35.71%) Spring
9 13 (30.95%) SOAP
9 13 (30.95%) Finance
9 13 (30.95%) Linux
9 13 (30.95%) C#
9 13 (30.95%) Big Data
10 12 (28.57%) Hadoop
10 12 (28.57%) Scala
10 12 (28.57%) REST
11 11 (26.19%) User Experience
11 11 (26.19%) SQL
11 11 (26.19%) MySQL
11 11 (26.19%) Pair Programming
12 10 (23.81%) Oracle
12 10 (23.81%) .NET
13 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
13 9 (21.43%) MapReduce
13 9 (21.43%) OO
13 9 (21.43%) Data Structures
14 8 (19.05%) Advertising
14 8 (19.05%) Equities

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) Big Data
2 12 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 11 (26.19%) MySQL
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.76%) Redis
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) Maven
3 2 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) jMock
4 1 (2.38%) Fiddler
4 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.38%) JMeter
4 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.38%) FishEye
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Advertising
2 8 (19.05%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Senior Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) ScrumMaster
5 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Principal Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Software Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Tester
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Tester
9 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) Spring
2 13 (30.95%) SOAP
3 12 (28.57%) REST
4 10 (23.81%) .NET
5 8 (19.05%) XML
5 8 (19.05%) XSLT
6 7 (16.67%) HTML
6 7 (16.67%) CSS
7 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 6 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (14.29%) Akka
7 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (9.52%) jQuery
9 3 (7.14%) Spring MVC
9 3 (7.14%) JMS
9 3 (7.14%) J2EE
10 2 (4.76%) Web Services
10 2 (4.76%) SonicMQ
10 2 (4.76%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Computer Science
2 11 (26.19%) User Experience
3 9 (21.43%) Data Structures
4 8 (19.05%) Equities
5 7 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 6 (14.29%) Derivative
6 6 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (4.76%) W3C
7 2 (4.76%) Clustering
7 2 (4.76%) Semantic Web
7 2 (4.76%) Open Source
7 2 (4.76%) Hedge funds
7 2 (4.76%) Linked Data
7 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) AIX
2 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (71.43%) TDD
3 24 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (50.00%) Scrum
5 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
6 18 (42.86%) Kanban
7 11 (26.19%) Pair Programming
8 9 (21.43%) OO
8 9 (21.43%) MapReduce
8 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
9 8 (19.05%) BDD
9 8 (19.05%) OOP
10 7 (16.67%) MVC
11 6 (14.29%) UML
11 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
12 5 (11.90%) Multithreading
13 4 (9.52%) Data Architecture
13 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
14 3 (7.14%) Data Analytics
14 3 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.95%) C#
4 12 (28.57%) Scala
5 11 (26.19%) SQL
6 8 (19.05%) PHP
7 6 (14.29%) Python
8 2 (4.76%) XQuery
8 2 (4.76%) Ruby
8 2 (4.76%) SPARQL
8 2 (4.76%) C++
8 2 (4.76%) Perl
9 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.76%) PhD
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.38%) Sun
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) Sybase
3 1 (2.38%) IBM