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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 213 232 148
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -84
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 31 18 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.26% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.30% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 88
Average salary £36,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.15% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,300 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
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
4922 5912 5538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.40% 85.56% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4080 5013 4633
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +25 16 £35,000 -26.31% 5
Manchester +21 14 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Lancashire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 57 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (75.44%) Scrum
3 32 (56.14%) Software Engineering
4 28 (49.12%) TDD
5 25 (43.86%) C#
5 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
6 22 (38.60%) Windows
7 20 (35.09%) HTML
8 19 (33.33%) CSS
8 19 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 18 (31.58%) Java
9 18 (31.58%) RESTful
10 17 (29.82%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (29.82%) Spring
10 17 (29.82%) Extreme Programming
11 16 (28.07%) J2EE
11 16 (28.07%) Ember.js
12 15 (26.32%) Mentoring
12 15 (26.32%) JSP
12 15 (26.32%) Tomcat
12 15 (26.32%) Hibernate
12 15 (26.32%) JSF
13 14 (24.56%) Linux
13 14 (24.56%) OO
13 14 (24.56%) C++
14 13 (22.81%) .NET
14 13 (22.81%) MVC
15 12 (21.05%) C
15 12 (21.05%) Embedded C
15 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.51%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) GitHub
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) LogicBlox
3 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.26%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.75%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.75%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Selenium
2 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
3 9 (15.79%) MSTest
3 9 (15.79%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.51%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.51%) JUnit
4 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.51%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.75%) Ant
5 1 (1.75%) Calabash
5 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.75%) Gradle
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) Maven
5 1 (1.75%) Mockito
5 1 (1.75%) NUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (19.30%) Electronics
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) Software Engineer
3 18 (31.58%) Senior Developer
4 14 (24.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (21.05%) C Software Engineer
5 12 (21.05%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (19.30%) .NET Developer
6 11 (19.30%) C# Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Java Developer
7 10 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (15.79%) Software Developer
9 8 (14.04%) Python Developer
9 8 (14.04%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (14.04%) Senior C# Developer
9 8 (14.04%) SQL Developer
9 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (12.28%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) HTML
2 19 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 19 (33.33%) CSS
3 18 (31.58%) RESTful
4 17 (29.82%) Spring
5 16 (28.07%) Ember.js
5 16 (28.07%) J2EE
6 15 (26.32%) Hibernate
6 15 (26.32%) JSF
6 15 (26.32%) JSP
7 13 (22.81%) .NET
8 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 12 (21.05%) jQuery
9 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 9 (15.79%) Entity Framework
10 9 (15.79%) LINQ
10 9 (15.79%) WCF
10 9 (15.79%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.54%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.75%) iPad
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Linux
3 11 (19.30%) Windows CE
4 10 (17.54%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (7.02%) Unix
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (75.44%) Scrum
3 32 (56.14%) Software Engineering
4 28 (49.12%) TDD
5 17 (29.82%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (29.82%) Extreme Programming
6 15 (26.32%) Mentoring
7 14 (24.56%) OO
8 13 (22.81%) MVC
9 12 (21.05%) Embedded Software Development
10 11 (19.30%) Kanban
10 11 (19.30%) Open Source
10 11 (19.30%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
10 11 (19.30%) UML
11 10 (17.54%) OOD
12 9 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (15.79%) DevOps
12 9 (15.79%) Workflow
13 5 (8.77%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) C#
1 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
2 18 (31.58%) Java
3 14 (24.56%) C++
4 12 (21.05%) C
4 12 (21.05%) Embedded C
5 10 (17.54%) Python
6 7 (12.28%) PHP
7 3 (5.26%) SQL
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby
8 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
1 11 (19.30%) HNC
1 11 (19.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (1.75%) Twitter
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