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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 217 205 205
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 36 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.62% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.74% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 26
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,850 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -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
5612 5961 5807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.07% 83.34% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4559 4753 4939
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +16 21 £47,500 +102.12% 3
Manchester -16 15 £44,250 +9.25% 7
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 64 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (71.88%) Scrum
3 44 (68.75%) TDD
4 35 (54.69%) HTML
4 35 (54.69%) JavaScript
4 35 (54.69%) CSS
5 34 (53.13%) Java
6 25 (39.06%) Mentoring
7 23 (35.94%) .NET
7 23 (35.94%) E-Commerce
8 21 (32.81%) Spring
9 20 (31.25%) SQL
9 20 (31.25%) Coaching
9 20 (31.25%) SDLC
9 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (28.13%) C#
11 17 (26.56%) jQuery
12 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 16 (25.00%) OO
13 15 (23.44%) J2EE
14 14 (21.88%) Web Services
14 14 (21.88%) Refactoring
14 14 (21.88%) Kanban
14 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
14 14 (21.88%) HTML5
14 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
15 12 (18.75%) Open Source
15 12 (18.75%) Unit Testing
15 12 (18.75%) Retail
15 12 (18.75%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.25%) JBoss
2 4 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.13%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.69%) GitHub
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) MySQL
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.56%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.56%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.50%) Selenium
3 6 (9.38%) JUnit
3 6 (9.38%) SpecFlow
4 5 (7.81%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.81%) MSTest
5 4 (6.25%) Maven
5 4 (6.25%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.69%) Calabash
7 2 (3.13%) Gradle
7 2 (3.13%) Ant
7 2 (3.13%) Subversion
7 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.13%) IntelliJ
7 2 (3.13%) NetBeans
7 2 (3.13%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.56%) NUnit
General
1 12 (18.75%) Retail
2 9 (14.06%) Back Office
3 4 (6.25%) Electronics
4 3 (4.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (81.25%) Developer
2 27 (42.19%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Programmer
6 4 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Java Programmer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Programmer
6 4 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (54.69%) HTML
1 35 (54.69%) CSS
2 23 (35.94%) .NET
3 21 (32.81%) Spring
4 17 (26.56%) jQuery
5 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (23.44%) J2EE
7 14 (21.88%) Web Services
7 14 (21.88%) HTML5
7 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
8 11 (17.19%) CSS3
8 11 (17.19%) XML
8 11 (17.19%) Hibernate
9 10 (15.63%) RESTful
9 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (14.06%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (14.06%) XHTML
11 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
11 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Windows CE
4 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (71.88%) Scrum
3 44 (68.75%) TDD
4 25 (39.06%) Mentoring
5 23 (35.94%) E-Commerce
6 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (31.25%) Coaching
6 20 (31.25%) SDLC
7 16 (25.00%) OO
8 14 (21.88%) Kanban
8 14 (21.88%) Refactoring
9 12 (18.75%) Open Source
9 12 (18.75%) Unit Testing
9 12 (18.75%) Extreme Programming
10 11 (17.19%) BDD
11 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
12 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
12 9 (14.06%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (12.50%) DevOps
13 8 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) JavaScript
2 34 (53.13%) Java
3 20 (31.25%) SQL
4 18 (28.13%) C#
5 9 (14.06%) VB
5 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
5 9 (14.06%) Ruby
6 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.25%) C++
7 4 (6.25%) C
7 4 (6.25%) Embedded C
7 4 (6.25%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) HNC
1 4 (6.25%) HND
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
1 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.13%) ATG
1 2 (3.13%) Zend
1 2 (3.13%) hybris
2 1 (1.56%) Google
Bolton
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Industry leading benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonnus/Share Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Blackpool, Leeds, London, Manchester, Newcastle,...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £38,000 + Digital Allowance (circa £15,000) + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago