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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 203 192 203
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 31 57 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.84% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.01% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 28 54 44
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
5157 5629 5944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.44% 82.60% 81.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4143 4526 5031
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £56,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Manchester -5 17 £43,500 +8.75% 7
Cheshire +12 14 £43,750 +20.68% 2
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 48 (90.57%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (83.02%) Scrum
3 36 (67.92%) TDD
4 30 (56.60%) HTML
4 30 (56.60%) JavaScript
4 30 (56.60%) CSS
5 28 (52.83%) .NET
6 25 (47.17%) C#
7 23 (43.40%) E-Commerce
8 19 (35.85%) Java
8 19 (35.85%) SQL
9 18 (33.96%) Spring
9 18 (33.96%) Mentoring
10 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET
11 16 (30.19%) J2EE
12 14 (26.42%) XML
12 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
13 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (22.64%) Extreme Programming
13 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
13 12 (22.64%) Retail
13 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
13 12 (22.64%) Kanban
13 12 (22.64%) Open Source
14 11 (20.75%) jQuery
14 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
14 11 (20.75%) Coaching
15 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
15 10 (18.87%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (11.32%) Apache Solr
1 6 (11.32%) JBoss
1 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.55%) Node.js
3 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.77%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) MySQL
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.32%) JUnit
2 6 (11.32%) SpecFlow
3 5 (9.43%) Maven
3 5 (9.43%) Selenium
4 4 (7.55%) MSTest
5 3 (5.66%) Calabash
5 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.77%) Ant
6 2 (3.77%) Gradle
General
1 12 (22.64%) Retail
2 10 (18.87%) Back Office
3 6 (11.32%) Electronics
4 4 (7.55%) Automotive
5 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (83.02%) Developer
2 20 (37.74%) .NET Developer
3 14 (26.42%) Java Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.21%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) C Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Lead Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Programmer
7 5 (9.43%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (56.60%) HTML
1 30 (56.60%) CSS
2 28 (52.83%) .NET
3 18 (33.96%) Spring
4 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET
5 16 (30.19%) J2EE
6 14 (26.42%) XML
6 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
7 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
8 11 (20.75%) jQuery
9 10 (18.87%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (18.87%) XHTML
10 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (15.09%) HTML5
11 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
11 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
11 7 (13.21%) CSS3
12 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (11.32%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows CE
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Android
3 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (90.57%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (83.02%) Scrum
3 36 (67.92%) TDD
4 23 (43.40%) E-Commerce
5 18 (33.96%) Mentoring
6 12 (22.64%) Extreme Programming
6 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
6 12 (22.64%) Kanban
6 12 (22.64%) Open Source
7 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
7 11 (20.75%) Coaching
8 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (16.98%) OO
9 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
9 9 (16.98%) DevOps
10 8 (15.09%) BDD
10 8 (15.09%) MVC
11 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
12 6 (11.32%) Refactoring
12 6 (11.32%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) JavaScript
2 25 (47.17%) C#
3 19 (35.85%) Java
3 19 (35.85%) SQL
4 10 (18.87%) Ruby
4 10 (18.87%) VB
4 10 (18.87%) VB.NET
5 6 (11.32%) Embedded C
5 6 (11.32%) Embedded C++
5 6 (11.32%) C
5 6 (11.32%) C++
6 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) HNC
2 6 (11.32%) HND
3 1 (1.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.66%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Vagrant
1 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Google
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