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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 302 340 325
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -15
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 3 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.12% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.15% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 4
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £52,500 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £79,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £38,072
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +12.94%
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
8703 10921 9676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.05% 83.69% 81.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7398 9143 8322
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,001 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Big Data
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (25.00%) International Banking
5 3 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (25.00%) Scala
5 3 (25.00%) JMS
5 3 (25.00%) JUnit
6 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) RAD
6 2 (16.67%) DSDM
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) Sybase
6 2 (16.67%) Ant

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Bond Adapt
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
1 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Ant
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) FishEye
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) jMock
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) International Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Games
4 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Scala Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Development
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
1 4 (33.33%) WCF
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (25.00%) JMS
3 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) Pandas
4 1 (8.33%) JAX-RS
4 1 (8.33%) SciPy
4 1 (8.33%) NumPy
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) Struts
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Social Media
1 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
1 1 (8.33%) Equities
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Requirements Management
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) RAD
6 2 (16.67%) DSDM
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (8.33%) Information Security
7 1 (8.33%) OOD
7 1 (8.33%) B2C
7 1 (8.33%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Scala
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian