The first table below looks at the demand for Pair Programming skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 145 159 164
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 36 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.90% 0.75% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.96% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 12
Average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.19% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,400 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3248 3232 2979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.90% 78.48% 78.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2624 2771 2610
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Pair Programming
North West

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Pair Programming Salary Trend in Manchester

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Pair Programming Salary Histogram in Manchester

Pair Programming
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 9 £39,500 -
Salford -7 2 £41,000 +9.33% 1
Pair Programming
North West

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 70 (85.37%) TDD
2 58 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (53.66%) SQL
4 41 (50.00%) MVC
5 40 (48.78%) JavaScript
6 39 (47.56%) SQL Server
7 38 (46.34%) Scrum
8 36 (43.90%) Java
9 32 (39.02%) HTML
10 30 (36.59%) CSS
10 30 (36.59%) E-Commerce
11 27 (32.93%) OO
12 26 (31.71%) Hibernate
13 25 (30.49%) Ajax
14 23 (28.05%) J2EE
15 22 (26.83%) C#
16 20 (24.39%) .NET
16 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET
16 20 (24.39%) Oracle
16 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 19 (23.17%) Stripes Framework
17 19 (23.17%) Web Services
17 19 (23.17%) Sybase
17 19 (23.17%) DB2
18 18 (21.95%) Servlets
18 18 (21.95%) jQuery
18 18 (21.95%) BDD
19 17 (20.73%) SpecFlow
19 17 (20.73%) OOD
19 17 (20.73%) WCF

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (6.10%) Node.js
2 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.66%) Jetty
3 2 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
4 1 (1.22%) FileNet
4 1 (1.22%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.85%) Internet
2 4 (4.88%) HTTP
3 3 (3.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (47.56%) SQL Server
2 19 (23.17%) DB2
3 10 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.32%) MySQL
5 5 (6.10%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.66%) Big Data
8 2 (2.44%) Mahout
8 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (20.73%) SpecFlow
2 15 (18.29%) NUnit
3 13 (15.85%) Selenium
4 9 (10.98%) MSTest
4 9 (10.98%) Git (software)
5 8 (9.76%) ReSharper
5 8 (9.76%) Mercurial
5 8 (9.76%) Moq
5 8 (9.76%) TeamCity
5 8 (9.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (4.88%) Subversion
6 4 (4.88%) Maven
6 4 (4.88%) Grunt
6 4 (4.88%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.44%) JUnit
7 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 13 (15.85%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Billing
2 9 (10.98%) Marketing
3 3 (3.66%) Automotive
3 3 (3.66%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Back Office
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 74 (90.24%) Developer
2 35 (42.68%) Senior Developer
3 27 (32.93%) Java Developer
4 16 (19.51%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Software Developer
6 9 (10.98%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (8.54%) User Experience Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Software Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Designer
10 4 (4.88%) Systems Developer
11 3 (3.66%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.66%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Senior Designer
11 3 (3.66%) Senior .NET Developer
12 2 (2.44%) Ruby Developer
12 2 (2.44%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (2.44%) User Experience Designer
12 2 (2.44%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (39.02%) HTML
2 30 (36.59%) CSS
3 26 (31.71%) Hibernate
4 25 (30.49%) Ajax
5 23 (28.05%) J2EE
6 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET
6 20 (24.39%) .NET
6 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (23.17%) Stripes Framework
7 19 (23.17%) Web Services
8 18 (21.95%) Servlets
8 18 (21.95%) jQuery
9 17 (20.73%) WCF
10 11 (13.41%) .NET Framework
11 10 (12.20%) SOAP
12 9 (10.98%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (10.98%) LINQ
12 9 (10.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (10.98%) LINQ to SQL
12 9 (10.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.44%) Streaming Media
2 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) Open Source
3 1 (1.22%) New Media
3 1 (1.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) Apple iOS
2 9 (10.98%) Android
3 8 (9.76%) Windows
3 8 (9.76%) Linux
4 3 (3.66%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.66%) Windows CE
4 3 (3.66%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (85.37%) TDD
2 58 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (50.00%) MVC
4 38 (46.34%) Scrum
5 30 (36.59%) E-Commerce
6 27 (32.93%) OO
7 18 (21.95%) BDD
8 17 (20.73%) OOD
9 14 (17.07%) Software Engineering
10 11 (13.41%) Refactoring
11 10 (12.20%) OOP
12 9 (10.98%) UML
12 9 (10.98%) Software Testing
12 9 (10.98%) Test Strategy
12 9 (10.98%) Time Management
12 9 (10.98%) OWASP
13 8 (9.76%) Service Delivery
14 7 (8.54%) Web Development
15 6 (7.32%) iOS Development
16 5 (6.10%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.66%) SQL
2 40 (48.78%) JavaScript
3 36 (43.90%) Java
4 22 (26.83%) C#
5 13 (15.85%) Ruby
6 8 (9.76%) C++
6 8 (9.76%) C
7 4 (4.88%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.22%) Perl
9 1 (1.22%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) Groovy
9 1 (1.22%) Scala
9 1 (1.22%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) MCP
2 2 (2.44%) MCSD
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.44%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Puppet
2 2 (2.44%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.44%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) Oracle
2 19 (23.17%) Sybase
3 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.88%) JBoss
5 1 (1.22%) IBM
5 1 (1.22%) Adobe
5 1 (1.22%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) Twitter
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago