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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 148 156 141
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 6 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.40% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.49% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 16
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
2683 3264 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.53% 81.32% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1679 2157 1452
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 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
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 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 4 May 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
Edinburgh +11 4 £38,125 -4.68% 1
Glasgow +7 2 £35,000 -24.73% 1
Pair Programming
UK

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (66.67%) jQuery
4 16 (59.26%) C#
4 16 (59.26%) .NET
5 14 (51.85%) TDD
5 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
6 10 (37.04%) MVC
6 10 (37.04%) Scrum
6 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
7 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 9 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (29.63%) Kanban
8 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 8 (29.63%) Java
8 8 (29.63%) OOP
9 7 (25.93%) Web Services
9 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
9 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
10 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (22.22%) OO
11 5 (18.52%) Finance
11 5 (18.52%) Spring
11 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
11 5 (18.52%) Ajax
11 5 (18.52%) Banking
11 5 (18.52%) Oracle

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) RSpec
2 3 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 3 (11.11%) NCrunch
3 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
1 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
6 4 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Junior
8 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Web Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) jQuery
2 16 (59.26%) .NET
3 9 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
5 7 (25.93%) Web Services
5 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
6 5 (18.52%) Spring
6 5 (18.52%) Ajax
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (14.81%) HTML
8 3 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (11.11%) CSS
8 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 3 (11.11%) REST
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (11.11%) Backbone.js
8 3 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (11.11%) NHibernate
8 3 (11.11%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
1 2 (7.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (51.85%) TDD
3 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
4 10 (37.04%) MVC
4 10 (37.04%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) Kanban
5 8 (29.63%) OOP
6 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
7 6 (22.22%) OO
8 5 (18.52%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 3 (11.11%) BDD
11 1 (3.70%) Extreme Programming
11 1 (3.70%) Unified Process
11 1 (3.70%) Project Management
11 1 (3.70%) DNA
11 1 (3.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C#
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.11%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (7.41%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
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