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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 305 326 320
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 3 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.096% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.12% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 6
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £52,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +20.27%
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
8908 10369 9722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.49% 82.89% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7488 8656 8467
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 £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 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 1 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 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) Pair Programming
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) JIRA
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 4 (28.57%) WCF
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Scala
7 3 (21.43%) Big Data
7 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) JMS
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
7 3 (21.43%) International Banking
7 3 (21.43%) JUnit
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) Spring
8 2 (14.29%) Maven
8 2 (14.29%) Games
8 2 (14.29%) Hibernate

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (7.14%) Jetty
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) JUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Maven
3 2 (14.29%) Ant
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) FishEye
4 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) jMock
4 1 (7.14%) Fiddler
4 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
4 1 (7.14%) JMeter
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) International Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Games
5 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Scala Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 4 (28.57%) WCF
1 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (21.43%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) SciPy
3 2 (14.29%) NumPy
3 2 (14.29%) Pandas
4 1 (7.14%) JAX-RS
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Struts
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (7.14%) Java EE
4 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Equities
1 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) Pair Programming
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) RAD
7 2 (14.29%) DSDM
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.14%) Quantitative Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Kanban
8 1 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Scala
2 3 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Sun
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle