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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 141 138 168
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +30
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 45 51 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.11% 1.24% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.58% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.08% +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3335 3233 2829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.41% 78.80% 75.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2750 2750 2528
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -6 9 £40,000 -
Salford - 3 £37,500 - 1
Cheadle - 1 £45,000 -
Pair Programming
North West

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 87 (79.09%) TDD
2 82 (74.55%) Scrum
3 81 (73.64%) MVC
4 79 (71.82%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (65.45%) SQL
6 70 (63.64%) Java
7 61 (55.45%) J2EE
8 53 (48.18%) SQL Server
9 52 (47.27%) Hibernate
10 51 (46.36%) Oracle
11 50 (45.45%) Ajax
12 48 (43.64%) E-Commerce
13 44 (40.00%) Servlets
13 44 (40.00%) Sybase
13 44 (40.00%) DB2
14 43 (39.09%) Stripes Framework
15 28 (25.45%) JavaScript
16 22 (20.00%) OO
17 20 (18.18%) HTML
18 18 (16.36%) C#
18 18 (16.36%) Spring
19 17 (15.45%) CSS
19 17 (15.45%) BDD
20 16 (14.55%) .NET
21 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET
21 15 (13.64%) Software Engineering
21 15 (13.64%) jQuery
21 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
22 14 (12.73%) RESTful
23 12 (10.91%) Git (software)

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (8.18%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.45%) IIS
3 2 (1.82%) Apache
3 2 (1.82%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) HTTP
2 3 (2.73%) Wireless
3 2 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (48.18%) SQL Server
2 44 (40.00%) DB2
3 11 (10.00%) MySQL
4 9 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.09%) JUnit
3 8 (7.27%) ReSharper
3 8 (7.27%) TeamCity
3 8 (7.27%) NUnit
3 8 (7.27%) PHPUnit
3 8 (7.27%) Mercurial
3 8 (7.27%) Moq
3 8 (7.27%) SpecFlow
4 6 (5.45%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.91%) Subversion
General
1 10 (9.09%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Automotive
3 3 (2.73%) Retail
4 2 (1.82%) Back Office
4 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 99 (90.00%) Developer
2 61 (55.45%) Java Developer
3 18 (16.36%) Senior Developer
4 15 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 9 (8.18%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.18%) PHP Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.64%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Programmer
9 4 (3.64%) Mobile Developer
10 3 (2.73%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.82%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (1.82%) Java Programmer
11 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (1.82%) Ruby Developer
11 2 (1.82%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (55.45%) J2EE
2 52 (47.27%) Hibernate
3 50 (45.45%) Ajax
4 44 (40.00%) Servlets
5 43 (39.09%) Stripes Framework
6 20 (18.18%) HTML
7 18 (16.36%) Spring
8 17 (15.45%) CSS
9 16 (14.55%) .NET
10 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET
10 15 (13.64%) jQuery
10 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (12.73%) RESTful
12 9 (8.18%) Web Services
12 9 (8.18%) WCF
13 8 (7.27%) Dojo
13 8 (7.27%) Symfony
13 8 (7.27%) Zend Framework
13 8 (7.27%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (7.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.36%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.82%) Streaming Media
2 2 (1.82%) Graphic Design
2 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (1.82%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.91%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.64%) Linux
4 4 (3.64%) Android
5 3 (2.73%) Windows CE
5 3 (2.73%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (79.09%) TDD
2 82 (74.55%) Scrum
3 81 (73.64%) MVC
4 79 (71.82%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (43.64%) E-Commerce
6 22 (20.00%) OO
7 17 (15.45%) BDD
8 15 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.27%) OOD
9 8 (7.27%) OOP
9 8 (7.27%) Extreme Programming
10 7 (6.36%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.45%) Web Development
11 6 (5.45%) Refactoring
11 6 (5.45%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.45%) CRM
12 3 (2.73%) Logistics
13 2 (1.82%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (1.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 72 (65.45%) SQL
2 70 (63.64%) Java
3 28 (25.45%) JavaScript
4 18 (16.36%) C#
5 12 (10.91%) Ruby
5 12 (10.91%) PHP
6 7 (6.36%) C++
7 6 (5.45%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.45%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.55%) C
9 3 (2.73%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (6.36%) Degree
2 3 (2.73%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 51 (46.36%) Oracle
2 44 (40.00%) Sybase
3 8 (7.27%) Zend
4 4 (3.64%) JBoss
5 2 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.91%) Google
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Incentive, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago