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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 153 150 145
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 13 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.40% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -2.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £39,950 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
2790 2524 2356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.81% 80.20% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1602 1600
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Pair Programming Salary Histogram 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 24 October 2014. 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 -1 10 £40,000 +5.26% 4
Edinburgh -13 2 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Dundee - 1 £37,500 - 1
Pair Programming
UK

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (70.73%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (53.66%) jQuery
4 21 (51.22%) MVC
5 20 (48.78%) Java
6 19 (46.34%) TDD
7 17 (41.46%) C#
8 16 (39.02%) .NET
8 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
8 16 (39.02%) Visual Studio
8 16 (39.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (36.59%) Degree
9 15 (36.59%) OOP
10 14 (34.15%) OO
10 14 (34.15%) Computer Science
11 11 (26.83%) NCrunch
11 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
12 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (24.39%) Cucumber
13 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
14 8 (19.51%) JBoss
14 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
14 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
14 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (19.51%) Android
14 8 (19.51%) .NET Framework
14 8 (19.51%) Java EE
14 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
15 7 (17.07%) JPA
15 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 8 (19.51%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) PuTTY
2 3 (7.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.76%) MySQL
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Visual Studio
2 11 (26.83%) NCrunch
3 10 (24.39%) Cucumber
4 6 (14.63%) WebDriver
4 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
4 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
4 6 (14.63%) Subversion
4 6 (14.63%) Maven
4 6 (14.63%) JIRA
4 6 (14.63%) Selenium
4 6 (14.63%) EasyMock
5 4 (9.76%) RSpec
5 4 (9.76%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (7.32%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) C# Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Java Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Software Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Software Developer
6 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Programmer
7 4 (9.76%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 3 (7.32%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (4.88%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) jQuery
2 16 (39.02%) .NET
2 16 (39.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
3 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (19.51%) .NET Framework
3 8 (19.51%) Java EE
4 7 (17.07%) JPA
4 7 (17.07%) Web Services
4 7 (17.07%) Spring
5 6 (14.63%) Hibernate
5 6 (14.63%) Spring Web Flow
5 6 (14.63%) REST
5 6 (14.63%) Spring Integration
6 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (9.76%) Backbone.js
6 4 (9.76%) Ember.js
6 4 (9.76%) HTML
6 4 (9.76%) Ajax
6 4 (9.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) iPad
3 3 (7.32%) Open Source
4 2 (4.88%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Android
2 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.32%) AIX
3 3 (7.32%) Solaris
3 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (70.73%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (51.22%) MVC
4 19 (46.34%) TDD
5 15 (36.59%) OOP
6 14 (34.15%) OO
7 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
8 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
9 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
10 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
10 6 (14.63%) Kanban
10 6 (14.63%) AOP
10 6 (14.63%) Scrum
10 6 (14.63%) Extreme Programming
10 6 (14.63%) Android Development
10 6 (14.63%) iOS Development
11 5 (12.20%) BDD
12 4 (9.76%) Dependency Injection
13 3 (7.32%) Web Development
14 2 (4.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) C#
3 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.07%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) Ruby
5 4 (9.76%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (7.32%) Python
7 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.44%) C++
8 1 (2.44%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle
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