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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 150 150 159
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 37 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.90% 0.82% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.06% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 20
Average salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.19% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.37% +5.29%
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
3354 3114 3000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.71% 77.68% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2679 2679 2616
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 - 8 £40,000 -
Pair Programming
North West

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 73 (87.95%) TDD
2 57 (68.67%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (49.40%) SQL
4 39 (46.99%) JavaScript
4 39 (46.99%) SQL Server
4 39 (46.99%) MVC
5 38 (45.78%) Java
6 36 (43.37%) Scrum
7 33 (39.76%) HTML
8 32 (38.55%) E-Commerce
9 31 (37.35%) CSS
10 28 (33.73%) Hibernate
11 26 (31.33%) OO
12 25 (30.12%) Ajax
13 22 (26.51%) C#
13 22 (26.51%) J2EE
14 21 (25.30%) BDD
15 20 (24.10%) Web Services
16 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET
16 19 (22.89%) Oracle
16 19 (22.89%) .NET
16 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (21.69%) Stripes Framework
17 18 (21.69%) SpecFlow
17 18 (21.69%) Sybase
17 18 (21.69%) DB2
17 18 (21.69%) OOD
17 18 (21.69%) WCF
18 17 (20.48%) jQuery
18 17 (20.48%) Servlets

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (7.23%) Node.js
2 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.61%) Jetty
3 1 (1.20%) FileNet
3 1 (1.20%) Apache
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.20%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.28%) Internet
2 4 (4.82%) HTTP
3 3 (3.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (46.99%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.69%) DB2
3 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.43%) MySQL
5 6 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.61%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.61%) Big Data
8 2 (2.41%) Mahout
8 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (21.69%) SpecFlow
2 16 (19.28%) Selenium
2 16 (19.28%) NUnit
3 10 (12.05%) MSTest
3 10 (12.05%) Git (software)
4 8 (9.64%) Moq
4 8 (9.64%) Mercurial
4 8 (9.64%) TeamCity
4 8 (9.64%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (9.64%) ReSharper
5 6 (7.23%) Maven
6 5 (6.02%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (6.02%) Grunt
7 4 (4.82%) Subversion
8 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.41%) JUnit
9 1 (1.20%) JIRA
9 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (14.46%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Marketing
2 10 (12.05%) Billing
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 3 (3.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 75 (90.36%) Developer
2 34 (40.96%) Senior Developer
3 29 (34.94%) Java Developer
4 16 (19.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (12.05%) Software Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Mobile Developer
7 8 (9.64%) User Experience Developer
8 7 (8.43%) Software Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Designer
11 4 (4.82%) Systems Developer
12 3 (3.61%) .NET Developer
12 3 (3.61%) C# Developer
12 3 (3.61%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (3.61%) Senior Designer
13 2 (2.41%) Mobile Software Engineer
13 2 (2.41%) iOS Developer
13 2 (2.41%) User Experience Designer
13 2 (2.41%) Front-End Developer
13 2 (2.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (39.76%) HTML
2 31 (37.35%) CSS
3 28 (33.73%) Hibernate
4 25 (30.12%) Ajax
5 22 (26.51%) J2EE
6 20 (24.10%) Web Services
7 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET
7 19 (22.89%) .NET
7 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (21.69%) Stripes Framework
8 18 (21.69%) WCF
9 17 (20.48%) jQuery
9 17 (20.48%) Servlets
10 11 (13.25%) SOAP
10 11 (13.25%) Spring
11 10 (12.05%) .NET Framework
11 10 (12.05%) LINQ
11 10 (12.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (12.05%) LINQ to SQL
11 10 (12.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.41%) Streaming Media
2 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.20%) Clustering
3 1 (1.20%) Open Source
3 1 (1.20%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Linux
1 10 (12.05%) Apple iOS
2 9 (10.84%) Android
3 6 (7.23%) Windows
4 3 (3.61%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (3.61%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.61%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (87.95%) TDD
2 57 (68.67%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (46.99%) MVC
4 36 (43.37%) Scrum
5 32 (38.55%) E-Commerce
6 26 (31.33%) OO
7 21 (25.30%) BDD
8 18 (21.69%) OOD
9 14 (16.87%) Software Engineering
10 10 (12.05%) Software Testing
10 10 (12.05%) Refactoring
10 10 (12.05%) UML
10 10 (12.05%) Test Strategy
10 10 (12.05%) Time Management
10 10 (12.05%) OWASP
11 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
11 8 (9.64%) OOP
12 6 (7.23%) iOS Development
12 6 (7.23%) Web Development
13 5 (6.02%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (49.40%) SQL
2 39 (46.99%) JavaScript
3 38 (45.78%) Java
4 22 (26.51%) C#
5 11 (13.25%) Ruby
6 10 (12.05%) C
7 8 (9.64%) C++
8 4 (4.82%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.20%) Perl
9 1 (1.20%) PHP
9 1 (1.20%) Groovy
9 1 (1.20%) Scala
9 1 (1.20%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) MCP
2 2 (2.41%) MCSD
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.41%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Puppet
2 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.41%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.20%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 19 (22.89%) Oracle
2 18 (21.69%) Sybase
3 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.82%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) Google
5 1 (1.20%) Adobe
5 1 (1.20%) IBM
5 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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