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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 107 98 87
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 1 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.068% 0.75% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.88% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
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
1314 1256 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.96% 85.56% 85.89%
Number of salaries quoted 842 825 658
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (20.00%) Garbage Collection
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) SaaS
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (20.00%) Garbage Collection
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
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