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 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
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 248 220 236
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 8 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.29% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 9
Average salary £32,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.72% -3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £38,000 £37,400
% change year-on-year
+30.26% +1.60%
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
6064 5518 5716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.65% 77.54% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4808 4678 4990
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,465
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the North West 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
Manchester -10 8 £32,000 -26.85%
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 7 (63.64%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) Kanban
4 6 (54.55%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
5 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
5 4 (36.36%) iOS SDK
5 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
5 4 (36.36%) Robotium
5 4 (36.36%) GitHub
5 4 (36.36%) Gradle
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
5 4 (36.36%) Android Development
5 4 (36.36%) iOS Development
5 4 (36.36%) Android
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) Ant
5 4 (36.36%) JUnit
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
6 3 (27.27%) Ruby
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (18.18%) NServiceBus
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
1 4 (36.36%) Robotium
1 4 (36.36%) Gradle
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Ant
1 4 (36.36%) JUnit
General
1 3 (27.27%) German Language
1 3 (27.27%) Italian Language
1 3 (27.27%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Android Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Lead Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) iOS SDK
1 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Django
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
1 4 (36.36%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Kanban
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Android Development
4 4 (36.36%) iOS Development
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Functional Programming
6 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
4 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) Scala
4 3 (27.27%) Clojure
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft