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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 196 170 200
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +30
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 44 59 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 0.96% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.16% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 42 56 12
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -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
4945 5083 4251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.16% 82.70% 81.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4176 4141 3657
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 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 31 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
(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
Bristol +7 19 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Somerset +11 11 £42,500 +23.18% 5
Devon -2 9 £36,000 +4.34%
Dorset -8 4 £72,500 +81.25% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 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 76 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (86.90%) TDD
3 54 (64.29%) Java
4 43 (51.19%) Scrum
5 40 (47.62%) Spring
5 40 (47.62%) C#
6 34 (40.48%) BDD
7 32 (38.10%) JavaScript
8 30 (35.71%) Software Engineering
9 27 (32.14%) SQL
10 26 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (29.76%) CSS
12 24 (28.57%) OO
12 24 (28.57%) JSON
13 22 (26.19%) Degree
13 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
14 19 (22.62%) Unit Testing
14 19 (22.62%) .NET
15 18 (21.43%) MVC
15 18 (21.43%) Web Application Development
16 17 (20.24%) Test Automation
16 17 (20.24%) OOP
16 17 (20.24%) XML
17 16 (19.05%) Windows
17 16 (19.05%) HTML
17 16 (19.05%) OOD
17 16 (19.05%) Cucumber
17 16 (19.05%) Xamarin
17 16 (19.05%) Apache Camel
18 15 (17.86%) Windows Phone

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (15.48%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) FTP
1 2 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) MySQL
2 13 (15.48%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.95%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.19%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 16 (19.05%) Cucumber
3 15 (17.86%) WebDriver
3 15 (17.86%) JUnit
4 13 (15.48%) Karma Test Runner
5 7 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 6 (7.14%) WebLogic Workshop
6 6 (7.14%) Selenium
6 6 (7.14%) jMock
7 3 (3.57%) FitNesse
7 3 (3.57%) Maven
8 2 (2.38%) JIRA
8 2 (2.38%) Ant
8 2 (2.38%) Subversion
8 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.38%) EasyMock
8 2 (2.38%) Spock
8 2 (2.38%) Geb
8 2 (2.38%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.38%) FishEye
General
1 11 (13.10%) Retail
2 9 (10.71%) Finance
3 8 (9.52%) Games
4 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (72.62%) Developer
2 31 (36.90%) Java Developer
3 27 (32.14%) Software Engineer
4 25 (29.76%) Software Developer
5 11 (13.10%) Senior Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Lead Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Lead Software Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Applications Developer
8 8 (9.52%) Lead Software Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Software Applications Engineer
9 7 (8.33%) C# Developer
10 6 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Java Programmer
11 4 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Programmer
11 4 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
12 3 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
13 2 (2.38%) Agile C# Developer
13 2 (2.38%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (47.62%) Spring
2 25 (29.76%) CSS
3 24 (28.57%) JSON
4 19 (22.62%) .NET
5 17 (20.24%) XML
6 16 (19.05%) HTML
6 16 (19.05%) Apache Camel
7 15 (17.86%) AngularJS
7 15 (17.86%) Hibernate
7 15 (17.86%) Grails
8 14 (16.67%) Apache CXF
9 13 (15.48%) Web Services
10 12 (14.29%) REST
11 10 (11.90%) J2EE
12 9 (10.71%) Spring MVC
13 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET
14 6 (7.14%) JSP
14 6 (7.14%) Ajax
14 6 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Mathematics
2 14 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.52%) Xbox
4 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.76%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.76%) VLE
6 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.19%) BBC
7 1 (1.19%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.05%) Windows
2 15 (17.86%) Android
2 15 (17.86%) Apple iOS
2 15 (17.86%) Windows 8
2 15 (17.86%) Windows Phone
3 13 (15.48%) Linux
4 1 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (86.90%) TDD
3 43 (51.19%) Scrum
4 34 (40.48%) BDD
5 30 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 26 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (28.57%) OO
8 19 (22.62%) Unit Testing
9 18 (21.43%) Web Application Development
9 18 (21.43%) MVC
10 17 (20.24%) OOP
10 17 (20.24%) Test Automation
11 16 (19.05%) OOD
12 15 (17.86%) MVVM
13 14 (16.67%) Android Development
13 14 (16.67%) iOS Development
13 14 (16.67%) System Testing
13 14 (16.67%) SDLC
14 13 (15.48%) Open Source
15 10 (11.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 54 (64.29%) Java
2 40 (47.62%) C#
3 32 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 27 (32.14%) SQL
5 15 (17.86%) XAML
6 13 (15.48%) C++
7 5 (5.95%) Python
8 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (26.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (15.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Xamarin
2 15 (17.86%) hybris
3 13 (15.48%) Oracle
4 4 (4.76%) ATG
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.38%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.19%) Sophos
6 1 (1.19%) Zend
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