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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 223 187 180
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -7
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 26 65 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.91% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.10% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25 61 60
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £47,750
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
5491 5894 5978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.67% 82.54% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4402 4769 4929
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -22 16 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Cheshire 0 10 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 42 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (75.00%) Scrum
3 34 (70.83%) TDD
4 23 (47.92%) HTML
4 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
4 23 (47.92%) CSS
5 21 (43.75%) Java
6 19 (39.58%) .NET
6 19 (39.58%) E-Commerce
7 18 (37.50%) C#
8 15 (31.25%) Spring
9 14 (29.17%) J2EE
10 12 (25.00%) SQL
10 12 (25.00%) Hibernate
11 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
12 10 (20.83%) Kanban
12 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
13 9 (18.75%) Windows
13 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (18.75%) jQuery
13 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
14 8 (16.67%) HTML5
14 8 (16.67%) DevOps
14 8 (16.67%) Degree
14 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
14 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
14 8 (16.67%) XML
15 7 (14.58%) MVC
15 7 (14.58%) OO
15 7 (14.58%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (10.42%) JBoss
1 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
1 5 (10.42%) Apache Solr
2 4 (8.33%) Node.js
3 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Maven
1 6 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 5 (10.42%) Selenium
2 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.33%) MSTest
4 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Ant
5 1 (2.08%) Gradle
5 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) Calabash
5 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (10.42%) Back Office
1 5 (10.42%) Electronics
1 5 (10.42%) Automotive
1 5 (10.42%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 13 (27.08%) .NET Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.58%) C# Developer
5 7 (14.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Embedded C Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Programmer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (8.33%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) HTML
1 23 (47.92%) CSS
2 19 (39.58%) .NET
3 15 (31.25%) Spring
4 14 (29.17%) J2EE
5 12 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 9 (18.75%) jQuery
7 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
8 8 (16.67%) HTML5
8 8 (16.67%) XML
9 7 (14.58%) CSS3
10 6 (12.50%) Entity Framework
10 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (10.42%) WCF
11 5 (10.42%) Ember.js
11 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (10.42%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Open Source
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Windows CE
3 2 (4.17%) Android
3 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (75.00%) Scrum
3 34 (70.83%) TDD
4 19 (39.58%) E-Commerce
5 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
6 10 (20.83%) Kanban
7 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 8 (16.67%) DevOps
9 7 (14.58%) Extreme Programming
9 7 (14.58%) MVC
9 7 (14.58%) OO
10 6 (12.50%) Refactoring
10 6 (12.50%) BDD
11 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (10.42%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
11 5 (10.42%) UML
11 5 (10.42%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
2 21 (43.75%) Java
3 18 (37.50%) C#
4 12 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (10.42%) C++
5 5 (10.42%) C
5 5 (10.42%) Embedded C
5 5 (10.42%) Embedded C++
6 4 (8.33%) Ruby
6 4 (8.33%) VB
6 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) HNC
2 5 (10.42%) HND
3 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Vagrant
1 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Sybase
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Google
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