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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 223 285 218
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -67
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 83 58 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 0.47% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.56% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 59 49 112
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,700 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
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 10354 9938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.18% 83.56% 82.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7632 8540 8710
Average salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015, 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.

1 138 (87.90%) TDD
2 137 (87.26%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (63.69%) Java
4 75 (47.77%) JavaScript
5 70 (44.59%) HTML
6 68 (43.31%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (37.58%) BDD
8 58 (36.94%) CSS
9 57 (36.31%) Scrum
10 47 (29.94%) Scala
11 43 (27.39%) HTML5
12 40 (25.48%) Spring
13 38 (24.20%) SQL
13 38 (24.20%) Git (software)
14 36 (22.93%) Web Services
15 34 (21.66%) Web Development
16 33 (21.02%) Software Engineering
17 32 (20.38%) MVC
17 32 (20.38%) Open Source
17 32 (20.38%) AngularJS
17 32 (20.38%) Relational Database
18 31 (19.75%) Kanban
18 31 (19.75%) Python
18 31 (19.75%) XML
19 28 (17.83%) Selenium
19 28 (17.83%) jQuery
20 27 (17.20%) CSS3
20 27 (17.20%) Big Data
21 26 (16.56%) RESTful
21 26 (16.56%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 12 (7.64%) Node.js
2 11 (7.01%) CMS
3 9 (5.73%) Confluence
4 4 (2.55%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (2.55%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.55%) Apache
4 4 (2.55%) Alfresco
5 3 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.91%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.64%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.64%) Drupal
6 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.64%) GitHub
3 1 (0.64%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.28%) HTTP
2 7 (4.46%) Internet
3 4 (2.55%) FTP
4 2 (1.27%) Broadband
5 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.38%) Relational Database
2 27 (17.20%) Big Data
3 25 (15.92%) SQL Server
4 24 (15.29%) MySQL
4 24 (15.29%) Hadoop
5 21 (13.38%) MongoDB
6 18 (11.46%) NoSQL
7 9 (5.73%) Redis
8 7 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.27%) DB2
9 2 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.27%) HBase
10 1 (0.64%) Riak
10 1 (0.64%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.64%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.64%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 38 (24.20%) Git (software)
2 28 (17.83%) Selenium
3 24 (15.29%) Cucumber
4 19 (12.10%) Jasmine
5 14 (8.92%) JUnit
6 13 (8.28%) SoapUI
6 13 (8.28%) Spock
7 12 (7.64%) Jenkins
7 12 (7.64%) TeamCity
8 10 (6.37%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (5.73%) Subversion
9 9 (5.73%) NUnit
9 9 (5.73%) SpecFlow
10 8 (5.10%) RSpec
10 8 (5.10%) Maven
10 8 (5.10%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (5.10%) Mockito
11 7 (4.46%) Gradle
11 7 (4.46%) Appium
12 6 (3.82%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (13.38%) Finance
2 12 (7.64%) Front Office
3 9 (5.73%) Games
4 7 (4.46%) Banking
5 6 (3.82%) Back Office
6 3 (1.91%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Retail
7 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 135 (85.99%) Developer
2 59 (37.58%) Java Developer
3 33 (21.02%) Senior Developer
4 18 (11.46%) Front-End Developer
5 16 (10.19%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (8.28%) .NET Developer
7 11 (7.01%) Python Developer
8 10 (6.37%) C# Developer
8 10 (6.37%) Lead Developer
9 9 (5.73%) Lead .NET Developer
9 9 (5.73%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (5.10%) AWS Developer
10 8 (5.10%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.82%) Scala Developer
12 6 (3.82%) Agile Java Developer
13 5 (3.18%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 4 (2.55%) Front-End Web Developer
14 4 (2.55%) Senior Web Developer
14 4 (2.55%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (44.59%) HTML
2 58 (36.94%) CSS
3 43 (27.39%) HTML5
4 40 (25.48%) Spring
5 36 (22.93%) Web Services
6 32 (20.38%) AngularJS
7 31 (19.75%) XML
8 28 (17.83%) jQuery
9 27 (17.20%) CSS3
10 26 (16.56%) RESTful
11 21 (13.38%) .NET
12 18 (11.46%) JSON
13 17 (10.83%) REST
13 17 (10.83%) Grails
14 16 (10.19%) Hibernate
15 14 (8.92%) SOAP
16 13 (8.28%) ASP.NET
16 13 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (8.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (7.01%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.83%) User Experience
2 11 (7.01%) Mathematics
3 9 (5.73%) Algorithms
3 9 (5.73%) Semantic Web
3 9 (5.73%) Hedge funds
4 8 (5.10%) Visualisation
4 8 (5.10%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.82%) Blog
5 6 (3.82%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.55%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.91%) Derivative
8 2 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.27%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.27%) Online Games
9 1 (0.64%) Equities
9 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.38%) Linux
2 10 (6.37%) UNIX
3 7 (4.46%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.91%) Android
4 3 (1.91%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.64%) Windows
5 1 (0.64%) Debian
5 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (87.90%) TDD
2 137 (87.26%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (43.31%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (37.58%) BDD
5 57 (36.31%) Scrum
6 34 (21.66%) Web Development
7 33 (21.02%) Software Engineering
8 32 (20.38%) MVC
8 32 (20.38%) Open Source
9 31 (19.75%) Kanban
10 26 (16.56%) OO
11 21 (13.38%) Responsive Web Design
12 20 (12.74%) Continuous Delivery
13 18 (11.46%) Multithreading
14 16 (10.19%) E-Commerce
15 15 (9.55%) Automated Testing
16 13 (8.28%) Unit Testing
16 13 (8.28%) OOD
17 12 (7.64%) OOP
18 10 (6.37%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 100 (63.69%) Java
2 75 (47.77%) JavaScript
3 47 (29.94%) Scala
4 38 (24.20%) SQL
5 31 (19.75%) Python
6 22 (14.01%) C#
6 22 (14.01%) Groovy
7 12 (7.64%) Ruby
8 9 (5.73%) PHP
9 8 (5.10%) PowerShell
9 8 (5.10%) C++
9 8 (5.10%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.46%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.82%) Clojure
12 4 (2.55%) R
12 4 (2.55%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (2.55%) Perl
13 2 (1.27%) VBA
13 2 (1.27%) Haskell
13 2 (1.27%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 17 (10.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.19%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.82%) Mesos
2 2 (1.27%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.64%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (7.01%) Oracle
2 8 (5.10%) Atlassian
3 3 (1.91%) Facebook
3 3 (1.91%) Google
4 2 (1.27%) Akamai
5 1 (0.64%) IBM
5 1 (0.64%) Twitter
5 1 (0.64%) New Relic
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TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Arrows Group
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
City London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago