The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 104 93 89
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 5 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
Pair Programming
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1245 1071 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.39% 84.66% 81.30%
Number of salaries quoted 842 687 705
Average salary £41,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.70% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Pair Programming Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 14 (77.78%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) MVC
4 10 (55.56%) TDD
5 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (38.89%) jQuery
8 6 (33.33%) Android
8 6 (33.33%) BDD
8 6 (33.33%) Apple iOS
8 6 (33.33%) Android Development
8 6 (33.33%) iOS Development
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
8 6 (33.33%) HTML
8 6 (33.33%) CSS
8 6 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
9 5 (27.78%) Ruby
9 5 (27.78%) Mac OS X
9 5 (27.78%) AIX
9 5 (27.78%) Solaris
9 5 (27.78%) Linux
9 5 (27.78%) OO
9 5 (27.78%) Python
9 5 (27.78%) MySQL
9 5 (27.78%) Capistrano
9 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
9 5 (27.78%) CoffeeScript
9 5 (27.78%) Backbone.js
9 5 (27.78%) Jasmine
9 5 (27.78%) Ember.js

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) RSpec
1 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
1 5 (27.78%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Programmer
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) jQuery
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (27.78%) Backbone.js
3 5 (27.78%) Ember.js
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (22.22%) Ajax
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) JDBC
5 2 (11.11%) Spring
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) WCF
6 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
6 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
1 5 (27.78%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Android
1 6 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (27.78%) AIX
2 5 (27.78%) Solaris
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) MVC
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (33.33%) BDD
5 6 (33.33%) Android Development
5 6 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 6 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (27.78%) OO
6 5 (27.78%) Web Development
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Python
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 5 (27.78%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Capistrano