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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 207 169 195
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +26
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 44 61 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 1.00% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.21% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 15
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £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
5086 5022 4169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.05% 82.54% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4250 4068 3569
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Somerset +20 23 £42,500 +23.18% 4
Bristol - 9 £42,500 - 1
Devon -4 7 £47,000 +36.23%
Dorset -14 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 78 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (88.10%) TDD
3 45 (53.57%) Java
4 44 (52.38%) Scrum
5 41 (48.81%) BDD
6 35 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (40.48%) C#
8 28 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 28 (33.33%) Spring
8 28 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 26 (30.95%) Git (software)
10 25 (29.76%) JavaScript
10 25 (29.76%) SQL
11 23 (27.38%) CSS
11 23 (27.38%) OO
12 21 (25.00%) Unit Testing
12 21 (25.00%) JSON
13 20 (23.81%) Degree
14 17 (20.24%) Xamarin
15 16 (19.05%) Windows 8
15 16 (19.05%) Windows Phone
15 16 (19.05%) MVVM
15 16 (19.05%) Apple iOS
15 16 (19.05%) Android
15 16 (19.05%) Selenium
15 16 (19.05%) JUnit
15 16 (19.05%) Web Services
15 16 (19.05%) Windows
15 16 (19.05%) MVC
15 16 (19.05%) XAML

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.38%) nginx
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.38%) Confluence
3 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) FTP
1 2 (2.38%) HTTP
1 2 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.67%) MySQL
2 10 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.57%) Big Data
6 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.38%) Redis
7 2 (2.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 26 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 16 (19.05%) Selenium
2 16 (19.05%) JUnit
3 13 (15.48%) WebDriver
3 13 (15.48%) Cucumber
4 10 (11.90%) Karma Test Runner
5 8 (9.52%) Eclipse
6 6 (7.14%) WebLogic Workshop
6 6 (7.14%) jMock
7 4 (4.76%) Maven
7 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.57%) Mockito
8 3 (3.57%) Ant
8 3 (3.57%) FitNesse
9 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.38%) EasyMock
9 2 (2.38%) Subversion
9 2 (2.38%) JIRA
9 2 (2.38%) RSpec
9 2 (2.38%) Gradle
General
1 14 (16.67%) Retail
2 9 (10.71%) Games
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Finance
4 1 (1.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (64.29%) Developer
2 27 (32.14%) Java Developer
3 24 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 23 (27.38%) Software Developer
5 12 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Lead Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) Test Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) Senior Test Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) Lead Software Developer
7 10 (11.90%) Applications Developer
8 9 (10.71%) Lead Software Engineer
8 9 (10.71%) Software Applications Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (7.14%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (2.38%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (33.33%) Spring
2 23 (27.38%) CSS
3 21 (25.00%) JSON
4 16 (19.05%) Web Services
5 15 (17.86%) XML
5 15 (17.86%) .NET
6 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 13 (15.48%) Apache Camel
8 12 (14.29%) REST
8 12 (14.29%) Grails
8 12 (14.29%) HTML
8 12 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 11 (13.10%) J2EE
9 11 (13.10%) Apache CXF
10 9 (10.71%) Spring MVC
11 7 (8.33%) Ajax
11 7 (8.33%) JSP
12 6 (7.14%) SOAP
12 6 (7.14%) RESTful
13 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Mathematics
2 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.71%) Xbox
4 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.38%) Wiki
5 2 (2.38%) VLE
5 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.19%) Blog
6 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.19%) BBC
6 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.05%) Android
1 16 (19.05%) Apple iOS
1 16 (19.05%) Windows 8
1 16 (19.05%) Windows Phone
1 16 (19.05%) Windows
2 12 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (88.10%) TDD
3 44 (52.38%) Scrum
4 41 (48.81%) BDD
5 35 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 28 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 23 (27.38%) OO
8 21 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 16 (19.05%) MVVM
9 16 (19.05%) MVC
10 15 (17.86%) System Testing
10 15 (17.86%) Android Development
10 15 (17.86%) iOS Development
10 15 (17.86%) SDLC
11 13 (15.48%) Web Application Development
11 13 (15.48%) OOP
11 13 (15.48%) OOD
11 13 (15.48%) SOA
12 12 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 45 (53.57%) Java
2 34 (40.48%) C#
3 25 (29.76%) JavaScript
3 25 (29.76%) SQL
4 16 (19.05%) XAML
5 8 (9.52%) C++
6 4 (4.76%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.38%) Ansible
2 2 (2.38%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) Xamarin
2 13 (15.48%) hybris
3 9 (10.71%) Oracle
4 5 (5.95%) ATG
5 2 (2.38%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
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