The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 155 138 150
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 6 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.72% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.83% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 9
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £100,000 £55,700
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
Pair Programming
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2665 2660 2763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.37% 87.21% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1702 1798
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £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 Scotland

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Pair Programming Salary Trend in Scotland

Pair Programming
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the Scotland 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
Glasgow -22 4 - -
Edinburgh +4 1 £49,500 +52.30%
Dundee -14 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Pair Programming
UK

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (95.00%) TDD
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) Java
4 11 (55.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (45.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) OO
6 8 (40.00%) Degree
6 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (35.00%) BDD
7 7 (35.00%) C#
7 7 (35.00%) Spring
8 6 (30.00%) Ruby
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle
8 6 (30.00%) Linux
8 6 (30.00%) Coaching
8 6 (30.00%) DevOps
9 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 5 (25.00%) Open Source
9 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (25.00%) Refactoring
10 4 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 4 (20.00%) XPath
10 4 (20.00%) Derivative
10 4 (20.00%) Subversion
10 4 (20.00%) Maven
10 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (20.00%) Hibernate

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (20.00%) MQSeries
2 3 (15.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (20.00%) BigTable
1 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) JBehave
2 4 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.00%) Robolectric
5 1 (5.00%) Grunt
5 1 (5.00%) gulp
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Back Office
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Automotive
5 1 (5.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Lead Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Core Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Android Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Spring
2 4 (20.00%) Drools
2 4 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 4 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) XML Schema
2 4 (20.00%) ZeroMQ
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) JSP
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) NancyFx
4 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) JAX-RS
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
5 1 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Derivative
1 4 (20.00%) Fixed Income
1 4 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (20.00%) Market Risk
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) TDD
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (40.00%) OO
5 7 (35.00%) BDD
5 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Coaching
6 6 (30.00%) DevOps
7 5 (25.00%) Open Source
7 5 (25.00%) Refactoring
8 4 (20.00%) Complex Event Processing
8 4 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (20.00%) ETL
8 4 (20.00%) Low Latency
8 4 (20.00%) MVC
8 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) System Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) Ruby
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (20.00%) C++
6 4 (20.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (20.00%) Smalltalk
6 4 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Informatica
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) Terracotta
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft