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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 199 186 210
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 46 42 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.77% 0.68% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.82% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 8
Average salary £42,500 £34,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% -10.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
Pair Programming
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4936 5093 4221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.13% 82.54% 80.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4112 4134 3718
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Pair Programming Salary Trend in the South West

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Pair Programming Salary Histogram in the South West

Pair Programming
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
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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
Bristol +2 24 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Somerset +14 8 £42,500 +23.18% 2
Devon -12 8 £36,000 +4.34% 1
Dorset -2 4 £72,500 +81.25%
Wiltshire -10 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 79 (92.94%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (87.06%) TDD
3 56 (65.88%) Java
4 49 (57.65%) Spring
5 46 (54.12%) Scrum
6 39 (45.88%) C#
7 32 (37.65%) JavaScript
8 30 (35.29%) Software Engineering
8 30 (35.29%) BDD
9 29 (34.12%) OO
10 26 (30.59%) SQL
11 25 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (27.06%) Degree
12 23 (27.06%) JSON
12 23 (27.06%) CSS
12 23 (27.06%) OOP
12 23 (27.06%) Git (software)
13 20 (23.53%) OOD
14 19 (22.35%) Mathematics
14 19 (22.35%) hybris
14 19 (22.35%) Apache Camel
15 18 (21.18%) C++
16 17 (20.00%) HTML
16 17 (20.00%) MySQL
16 17 (20.00%) XML
16 17 (20.00%) Apache CXF
17 16 (18.82%) MVC
17 16 (18.82%) Cucumber
17 16 (18.82%) Web Application Development
17 16 (18.82%) AngularJS

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (15.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.35%) nginx
3 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.35%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) FTP
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) MySQL
2 13 (15.29%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.41%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.35%) Redis
6 2 (2.35%) Riak
7 1 (1.18%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 23 (27.06%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.82%) Cucumber
3 15 (17.65%) WebDriver
4 13 (15.29%) Karma Test Runner
5 12 (14.12%) JUnit
6 6 (7.06%) Selenium
7 5 (5.88%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.71%) WebLogic Workshop
8 4 (4.71%) Subversion
8 4 (4.71%) jMock
8 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.53%) FitNesse
9 3 (3.53%) Maven
10 2 (2.35%) JIRA
10 2 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.35%) EasyMock
10 2 (2.35%) Ant
10 2 (2.35%) RSpec
10 2 (2.35%) Grunt
10 2 (2.35%) Bower
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Retail
3 5 (5.88%) Games
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 58 (68.24%) Developer
2 29 (34.12%) Java Developer
3 27 (31.76%) Software Engineer
4 22 (25.88%) Software Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Lead Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Lead Software Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Java Programmer
8 5 (5.88%) Lead Software Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Programmer
8 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Software Applications Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Agile Java Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (57.65%) Spring
2 23 (27.06%) CSS
2 23 (27.06%) JSON
3 19 (22.35%) Apache Camel
4 17 (20.00%) Apache CXF
4 17 (20.00%) HTML
4 17 (20.00%) XML
5 16 (18.82%) AngularJS
6 15 (17.65%) Hibernate
6 15 (17.65%) Grails
7 14 (16.47%) Web Services
8 13 (15.29%) REST
9 12 (14.12%) .NET
10 11 (12.94%) HTML5
11 9 (10.59%) J2EE
12 8 (9.41%) J2SE
12 8 (9.41%) Ext JS
12 8 (9.41%) Spring MVC
13 6 (7.06%) Ajax
13 6 (7.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Mathematics
2 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.88%) Xbox
5 2 (2.35%) User Experience
5 2 (2.35%) Wiki
5 2 (2.35%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.35%) VLE
5 2 (2.35%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.18%) BBC
6 1 (1.18%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Windows
2 13 (15.29%) Linux
2 13 (15.29%) Windows 8
2 13 (15.29%) Windows Phone
3 11 (12.94%) Android
3 11 (12.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (92.94%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (87.06%) TDD
3 46 (54.12%) Scrum
4 30 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 30 (35.29%) BDD
5 29 (34.12%) OO
6 25 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (27.06%) OOP
8 20 (23.53%) OOD
9 16 (18.82%) MVC
9 16 (18.82%) Web Application Development
10 15 (17.65%) Test Automation
10 15 (17.65%) Open Source
10 15 (17.65%) Unit Testing
11 13 (15.29%) SDLC
11 13 (15.29%) MVVM
11 13 (15.29%) System Testing
11 13 (15.29%) ETL
12 11 (12.94%) Android Development
12 11 (12.94%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (65.88%) Java
2 39 (45.88%) C#
3 32 (37.65%) JavaScript
4 26 (30.59%) SQL
5 18 (21.18%) C++
6 13 (15.29%) XAML
7 5 (5.88%) Python
7 5 (5.88%) PHP
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (27.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) Puppet
2 2 (2.35%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.35%) Graphite
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) hybris
2 15 (17.65%) Oracle
3 13 (15.29%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.53%) Zend
5 2 (2.35%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.35%) ATG
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.18%) Sophos
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
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