The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 254 212 247
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +35
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 2 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.48% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.033% 0.59% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 13
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +9.58%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+28.12% +5.26%
Extreme Programming
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6103 5604 6104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.66% 80.67% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5248 4693 5357
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 £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Extreme Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Extreme Programming
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Extreme Programming Salary Trend in the North West

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Extreme 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 Extreme Programming.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 6 (60.00%) XML
4 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) Objective-C
6 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) Kanban
6 4 (40.00%) Android
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (40.00%) BDD
6 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (40.00%) iOS SDK
6 4 (40.00%) Gherkin
6 4 (40.00%) Robotium
6 4 (40.00%) GitHub
6 4 (40.00%) Ant
6 4 (40.00%) JUnit
6 4 (40.00%) Python
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (40.00%) Android Development
6 4 (40.00%) iOS Development
6 4 (40.00%) Gradle
7 3 (30.00%) Functional Programming
7 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (30.00%) Coaching

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Extreme 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 Extreme Programming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Ant
2 4 (40.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) Robotium
2 4 (40.00%) Gradle
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) German Language
1 3 (30.00%) Italian Language
1 3 (30.00%) Turkish Language
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) iOS SDK
2 4 (40.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) JDBC
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
4 2 (20.00%) JiBX
4 2 (20.00%) XSLT
4 2 (20.00%) WSDL
4 2 (20.00%) JAXB
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) POJO
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Django
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Android
1 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Kanban
5 4 (40.00%) Web Development
5 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (40.00%) BDD
5 4 (40.00%) Android Development
5 4 (40.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (30.00%) Functional Programming
6 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (30.00%) Coaching
6 3 (30.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Scala
3 3 (30.00%) Clojure
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) XPath
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
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