The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank - 82 79
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.46% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.56% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £35,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -
Pair Programming
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
955 714 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.65% 81.79% 72.37%
Number of salaries quoted 847 622 577
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Pair Programming Salary Trend in South Wales

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (62.50%) QA
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Testing
6 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
6 3 (37.50%) Selenium
6 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
6 3 (37.50%) Spring
6 3 (37.50%) Maven
6 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (37.50%) UNIX
6 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
6 3 (37.50%) J2EE
6 3 (37.50%) PHP
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle
7 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 1 (12.50%) Degree
8 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 1 (12.50%) Scalability Testing
8 1 (12.50%) Finance

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) QA Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Scalability Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle