The table below looks at the statistics for Pair 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 Pair Programming over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 208 211 203
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 31 38 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.54% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.65% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 35
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,450 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.92% -8.88%
Pair 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
5506 5830 6079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.58% 82.67% 81.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4463 4662 5196
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Pair Programming Salary Trend in the North West

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Pair Programming Salary Histogram in the North West

Pair 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 Pair Programming within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Cheshire +3 17 £42,500 +80.85% 9
Manchester -15 14 £42,500 +4.93% 2
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 52 (94.55%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (78.18%) Scrum
3 40 (72.73%) TDD
4 32 (58.18%) HTML
4 32 (58.18%) JavaScript
4 32 (58.18%) CSS
5 25 (45.45%) .NET
6 24 (43.64%) Java
7 23 (41.82%) E-Commerce
8 22 (40.00%) C#
9 20 (36.36%) SQL
9 20 (36.36%) Mentoring
10 19 (34.55%) Spring
11 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET
12 15 (27.27%) J2EE
13 14 (25.45%) XML
13 14 (25.45%) Coaching
14 13 (23.64%) AngularJS
14 13 (23.64%) jQuery
14 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (21.82%) Kanban
15 12 (21.82%) Retail
15 12 (21.82%) OO
15 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
15 12 (21.82%) Open Source
16 11 (20.00%) HTML5
16 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (20.00%) SDLC
16 11 (20.00%) MySQL
16 11 (20.00%) Extreme Programming

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (9.09%) JBoss
1 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 5 (9.09%) Apache Solr
2 3 (5.45%) Node.js
2 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) GitHub
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) MySQL
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.91%) SpecFlow
2 6 (10.91%) JUnit
2 6 (10.91%) Selenium
3 5 (9.09%) Maven
4 4 (7.27%) MSTest
4 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.45%) Calabash
5 3 (5.45%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.64%) Ant
6 2 (3.64%) Gradle
7 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.82%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 12 (21.82%) Retail
2 10 (18.18%) Back Office
3 5 (9.09%) Electronics
4 4 (7.27%) Automotive
5 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (85.45%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) Java Developer
3 17 (30.91%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Lead Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Java Programmer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Java Programmer
5 5 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Programmer
5 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) HTML
1 32 (58.18%) CSS
2 25 (45.45%) .NET
3 19 (34.55%) Spring
4 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET
5 15 (27.27%) J2EE
6 14 (25.45%) XML
7 13 (23.64%) jQuery
7 13 (23.64%) AngularJS
8 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (20.00%) HTML5
8 11 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 10 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (18.18%) XHTML
10 9 (16.36%) CSS3
11 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (14.55%) Web Services
12 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
12 7 (12.73%) Entity Framework
13 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.82%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (94.55%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (78.18%) Scrum
3 40 (72.73%) TDD
4 23 (41.82%) E-Commerce
5 20 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 14 (25.45%) Coaching
7 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (21.82%) Kanban
8 12 (21.82%) OO
8 12 (21.82%) Open Source
9 11 (20.00%) SDLC
9 11 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 11 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
10 10 (18.18%) Refactoring
11 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
11 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
11 9 (16.36%) BDD
12 8 (14.55%) DevOps
12 8 (14.55%) MVC
13 6 (10.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) JavaScript
2 24 (43.64%) Java
3 22 (40.00%) C#
4 20 (36.36%) SQL
5 10 (18.18%) VB
5 10 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 10 (18.18%) Ruby
6 5 (9.09%) Embedded C
6 5 (9.09%) Embedded C++
6 5 (9.09%) C++
6 5 (9.09%) C
7 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) HNC
2 5 (9.09%) HND
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Vagrant
1 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.45%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) ATG
2 1 (1.82%) Google
2 1 (1.82%) Zend
2 1 (1.82%) hybris
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