The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 156 132 144
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +12
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 35 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.87% 1.22% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.56% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 37
Average salary £41,250 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.82% +9.33%
Pair Programming
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3420 2886 3047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.97% 78.28% 81.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2834 2444 2667
Average salary £40,000 £39,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +6.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
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 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 1 October 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 1 October 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
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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 - 5 £39,500 -
Stockport -5 2 £26,500 -51.81% 1
Pair Programming
North West

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 60 (89.55%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (86.57%) TDD
3 35 (52.24%) Java
3 35 (52.24%) SQL
4 30 (44.78%) JavaScript
5 28 (41.79%) HTML
5 28 (41.79%) Scrum
6 27 (40.30%) SQL Server
6 27 (40.30%) E-Commerce
7 26 (38.81%) CSS
7 26 (38.81%) MVC
8 23 (34.33%) Hibernate
9 21 (31.34%) BDD
10 20 (29.85%) Ajax
11 18 (26.87%) OO
12 17 (25.37%) Web Services
13 16 (23.88%) Oracle
13 16 (23.88%) Selenium
14 15 (22.39%) SOAP
14 15 (22.39%) J2EE
15 14 (20.90%) Sybase
15 14 (20.90%) DB2
15 14 (20.90%) Internet
15 14 (20.90%) Stripes Framework
16 13 (19.40%) Finance
16 13 (19.40%) C#
16 13 (19.40%) Servlets
17 12 (17.91%) Linux
17 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
18 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (10.45%) Node.js
2 3 (4.48%) Jetty
2 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) Confluence
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.49%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.49%) FileNet
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.90%) Internet
2 4 (5.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.90%) DB2
3 9 (13.43%) MySQL
4 6 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.48%) Big Data
6 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) Mahout
8 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Selenium
2 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.93%) MSTest
3 10 (14.93%) SpecFlow
4 8 (11.94%) NUnit
5 6 (8.96%) Maven
5 6 (8.96%) Grunt
6 5 (7.46%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (5.97%) Subversion
7 4 (5.97%) SoapUI
8 3 (4.48%) JUnit
9 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.49%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.49%) JIRA
10 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Billing
2 10 (14.93%) Marketing
3 3 (4.48%) Back Office
3 3 (4.48%) Automotive
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (85.07%) Developer
2 29 (43.28%) Senior Developer
3 24 (35.82%) Java Developer
4 12 (17.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (14.93%) Software Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) UX Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Senior UX Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Mobile Developer
8 5 (7.46%) QA Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Systems Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Designer
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Designer
10 3 (4.48%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Graduate
11 2 (2.99%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Junior
11 2 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) HTML
2 26 (38.81%) CSS
3 23 (34.33%) Hibernate
4 20 (29.85%) Ajax
5 17 (25.37%) Web Services
6 15 (22.39%) SOAP
6 15 (22.39%) J2EE
7 14 (20.90%) Stripes Framework
8 13 (19.40%) Servlets
9 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (14.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 10 (14.93%) LINQ to SQL
9 10 (14.93%) REST
9 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
9 10 (14.93%) .NET
9 10 (14.93%) Spring
9 10 (14.93%) WCF
9 10 (14.93%) LINQ
9 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.49%) Open Source
3 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) Android
2 8 (11.94%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.97%) UNIX
4 3 (4.48%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (89.55%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (86.57%) TDD
3 28 (41.79%) Scrum
4 27 (40.30%) E-Commerce
5 26 (38.81%) MVC
6 21 (31.34%) BDD
7 18 (26.87%) OO
8 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
8 11 (16.42%) Mentoring
9 10 (14.93%) Coaching
9 10 (14.93%) Line Management
9 10 (14.93%) Test Strategy
9 10 (14.93%) OOD
9 10 (14.93%) UML
9 10 (14.93%) Software Testing
9 10 (14.93%) OWASP
9 10 (14.93%) Time Management
9 10 (14.93%) Refactoring
10 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (7.46%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (52.24%) Java
1 35 (52.24%) SQL
2 30 (44.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (19.40%) C#
4 8 (11.94%) Ruby
5 6 (8.96%) C
6 5 (7.46%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) Perl
7 3 (4.48%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) Clojure
8 1 (1.49%) Scala
8 1 (1.49%) Groovy
8 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) MCP
2 2 (2.99%) MCSD
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.99%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Puppet
2 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.48%) Capistrano
3 2 (2.99%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Oracle
2 14 (20.90%) Sybase
3 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.97%) JBoss
5 1 (1.49%) Twitter
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
5 1 (1.49%) IBM
Manchester
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auto Trader
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 19 days ago