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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 146 139 151
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 25 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.57% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 7
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
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
3009 2477 2367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.56% 81.29% 75.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 1608 1587
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 0 15 £45,000 - 1
Edinburgh -8 8 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
Pair Programming
UK

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (67.65%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (64.71%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) MVC
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) TDD
4 15 (44.12%) jQuery
5 14 (41.18%) Degree
5 14 (41.18%) OO
6 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
7 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
8 10 (29.41%) C#
9 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
9 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
9 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
9 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (23.53%) Spring
10 8 (23.53%) Java EE
10 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (23.53%) OOP
10 8 (23.53%) JBoss
10 8 (23.53%) .NET
10 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 7 (20.59%) SQL
11 7 (20.59%) NCrunch
11 7 (20.59%) JPA
11 7 (20.59%) Android
12 6 (17.65%) EasyMock
12 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
12 6 (17.65%) BDD

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
4 5 (14.71%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
2 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
3 7 (20.59%) NCrunch
4 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 6 (17.65%) WebDriver
4 6 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 6 (17.65%) Subversion
4 6 (17.65%) Maven
4 6 (17.65%) JIRA
4 6 (17.65%) Selenium
4 6 (17.65%) EasyMock
5 5 (14.71%) RSpec
5 5 (14.71%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Programmer
5 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Ruby Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Programmer
8 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) jQuery
2 9 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (23.53%) Java EE
3 8 (23.53%) .NET
3 8 (23.53%) Spring
4 7 (20.59%) JPA
5 6 (17.65%) HTML
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
5 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
5 6 (17.65%) CSS
5 6 (17.65%) Spring Web Flow
5 6 (17.65%) REST
5 6 (17.65%) Spring Integration
6 5 (14.71%) Ember.js
6 5 (14.71%) Backbone.js
6 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.82%) Ajax
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) iPad
3 5 (14.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Android
2 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 5 (14.71%) AIX
3 5 (14.71%) Solaris
3 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 5 (14.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (50.00%) MVC
2 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) TDD
4 14 (41.18%) OO
5 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
5 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
6 8 (23.53%) OOP
7 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
7 6 (17.65%) BDD
7 6 (17.65%) Android Development
7 6 (17.65%) iOS Development
7 6 (17.65%) Extreme Programming
7 6 (17.65%) AOP
8 5 (14.71%) Web Development
8 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (2.94%) Kanban
10 1 (2.94%) Performance Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) C#
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) SQL
5 5 (14.71%) Python
5 5 (14.71%) Ruby
5 5 (14.71%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) JBoss
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
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