The table below looks at the statistics for Pair 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 Pair Programming over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 255 265 252
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 71 71 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.60% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.72% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 57 61 62
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Pair 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
8935 9873 9449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.29% 82.79% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7767 8415 8527
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%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Pair Programming Salary Trend in the City of London

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Pair Programming Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 125 (94.70%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (80.30%) TDD
3 89 (67.42%) Java
4 63 (47.73%) JavaScript
5 60 (45.45%) MVC
6 59 (44.70%) Spring
7 52 (39.39%) CSS
8 50 (37.88%) BDD
9 49 (37.12%) HTML
10 46 (34.85%) Finance
11 45 (34.09%) Hibernate
12 43 (32.58%) Scrum
12 43 (32.58%) MongoDB
13 40 (30.30%) SQL
13 40 (30.30%) Degree
14 38 (28.79%) C#
15 35 (26.52%) Computer Science
16 33 (25.00%) .NET
16 33 (25.00%) OO
17 32 (24.24%) NoSQL
17 32 (24.24%) Big Data
18 30 (22.73%) Web Services
19 29 (21.97%) Continuous Integration
20 27 (20.45%) Open Source
21 26 (19.70%) Software Engineering
22 25 (18.94%) Spring MVC
22 25 (18.94%) AngularJS
23 24 (18.18%) XML
24 22 (16.67%) ASP.NET
24 22 (16.67%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (15.15%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (9.09%) Node.js
3 7 (5.30%) CMS
4 5 (3.79%) Umbraco
4 5 (3.79%) Sitefinity
4 5 (3.79%) NServiceBus
4 5 (3.79%) Orchard CMS
4 5 (3.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (3.79%) Magnolia
5 4 (3.03%) JBoss
5 4 (3.03%) Apache
6 2 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.76%) Drupal
7 1 (0.76%) Confluence
7 1 (0.76%) uiautomator
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.76%) Mingle
2 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.52%) SaaS
1 2 (1.52%) PaaS
1 2 (1.52%) Heroku
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) Internet
1 1 (0.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (32.58%) MongoDB
2 32 (24.24%) NoSQL
2 32 (24.24%) Big Data
3 15 (11.36%) Hadoop
4 14 (10.61%) Redis
5 11 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 8 (6.06%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.79%) Neo4j
7 5 (3.79%) RavenDB
7 5 (3.79%) CouchDB
7 5 (3.79%) MySQL
8 2 (1.52%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.52%) HBase
9 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (9.85%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.09%) Selenium
3 10 (7.58%) WebDriver
4 9 (6.82%) Cucumber
5 8 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.55%) Bitbucket
6 6 (4.55%) Spock
6 6 (4.55%) Maven
7 5 (3.79%) Subversion
8 4 (3.03%) JIRA
9 3 (2.27%) jMock
9 3 (2.27%) Mockito
9 3 (2.27%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.27%) Jasmine
9 3 (2.27%) Appium
10 2 (1.52%) Capybara
10 2 (1.52%) QUnit
10 2 (1.52%) Sinon.JS
10 2 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.52%) Sublime Text
General
1 46 (34.85%) Finance
2 5 (3.79%) Banking
3 4 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.52%) Front Office
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
5 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 105 (79.55%) Developer
2 54 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 30 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 24 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (11.36%) C# Developer
6 10 (7.58%) .NET Developer
6 10 (7.58%) Software Engineer
7 9 (6.82%) Agile C# Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Software Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Architect
7 9 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.55%) Scala Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
9 6 (4.55%) .NET Team Leader
9 6 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Java Architect
10 5 (3.79%) Senior Architect
10 5 (3.79%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (44.70%) Spring
2 52 (39.39%) CSS
3 49 (37.12%) HTML
4 45 (34.09%) Hibernate
5 33 (25.00%) .NET
6 30 (22.73%) Web Services
7 25 (18.94%) Spring MVC
7 25 (18.94%) AngularJS
8 24 (18.18%) XML
9 22 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 22 (16.67%) REST
10 19 (14.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (14.39%) HTML5
10 19 (14.39%) jQuery
11 18 (13.64%) SOAP
12 17 (12.88%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (9.85%) CSS3
13 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (8.33%) J2EE
15 10 (7.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (26.52%) Computer Science
2 27 (20.45%) Open Source
3 9 (6.82%) User Experience
4 7 (5.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (5.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.52%) Linked Data
5 2 (1.52%) Equities
5 2 (1.52%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.52%) W3C
5 2 (1.52%) Semantic Web
5 2 (1.52%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.76%) Economics
6 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.76%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.03%) Linux
2 3 (2.27%) Android
2 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.52%) Windows
4 1 (0.76%) UNIX
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (94.70%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (80.30%) TDD
3 60 (45.45%) MVC
4 50 (37.88%) BDD
5 43 (32.58%) Scrum
6 33 (25.00%) OO
7 29 (21.97%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (19.70%) Software Engineering
9 19 (14.39%) E-Commerce
10 15 (11.36%) SOA
11 11 (8.33%) OOP
11 11 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
11 11 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 10 (7.58%) Service Delivery
13 9 (6.82%) Kanban
13 9 (6.82%) Unit Testing
14 8 (6.06%) Project Management
15 6 (4.55%) Web Application Development
15 6 (4.55%) RUP
15 6 (4.55%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 89 (67.42%) Java
2 63 (47.73%) JavaScript
3 40 (30.30%) SQL
4 38 (28.79%) C#
5 19 (14.39%) Scala
5 19 (14.39%) Python
6 12 (9.09%) Groovy
6 12 (9.09%) Ruby
7 6 (4.55%) PHP
8 5 (3.79%) F#
8 5 (3.79%) VB
9 4 (3.03%) C++
10 3 (2.27%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.52%) XQuery
11 2 (1.52%) Perl
11 2 (1.52%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.76%) XPath
12 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.76%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 40 (30.30%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.27%) Puppet
1 3 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (9.85%) Oracle
2 8 (6.06%) Twitter
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.30%) Google
4 5 (3.79%) EPiServer
4 5 (3.79%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.52%) Adobe
5 2 (1.52%) IBM
5 2 (1.52%) Sybase
6 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.76%) Sencha
6 1 (0.76%) Facebook
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