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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 184 179 226
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +47
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 56 57 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.88% 0.96% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.17% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 54 30 4
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
5223 4869 4410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.54% 82.19% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4310 4110 3882
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,925
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
(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
Devon - 19 £36,500 - 2
Somerset +3 18 £36,500 -5.19% 2
Bristol -12 9 £40,000 - 4
Dorset -10 6 £37,500 - 1
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 118 (94.40%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (72.80%) TDD
3 75 (60.00%) Java
4 60 (48.00%) C#
5 58 (46.40%) Scrum
6 49 (39.20%) Spring
7 47 (37.60%) OOP
8 45 (36.00%) Software Engineering
9 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
10 38 (30.40%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (30.40%) OOD
11 37 (29.60%) MVC
12 34 (27.20%) C++
13 31 (24.80%) Mathematics
14 30 (24.00%) hybris
15 28 (22.40%) Mobile App
16 27 (21.60%) SQL
16 27 (21.60%) jQuery
17 26 (20.80%) Git (software)
18 23 (18.40%) .NET
19 22 (17.60%) Ruby
19 22 (17.60%) NoSQL
20 21 (16.80%) E-Commerce
20 21 (16.80%) ASP.NET
20 21 (16.80%) ASP.NET MVC
20 21 (16.80%) Eclipse
21 20 (16.00%) OO
22 19 (15.20%) SQL Server
22 19 (15.20%) Golang
23 18 (14.40%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (4.80%) Umbraco
2 5 (4.00%) nginx
2 5 (4.00%) Apache Solr
2 5 (4.00%) IIS
3 4 (3.20%) Confluence
4 2 (1.60%) Node.js
4 2 (1.60%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.60%) NoSQL
2 19 (15.20%) SQL Server
3 17 (13.60%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.00%) Redis
4 5 (4.00%) Riak
4 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.20%) RavenDB
6 3 (2.40%) MS Access
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.80%) Big Data
7 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (20.80%) Git (software)
2 21 (16.80%) Eclipse
3 17 (13.60%) Mercurial
4 11 (8.80%) FitNesse
4 11 (8.80%) Cucumber
5 8 (6.40%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.40%) Selenium
6 5 (4.00%) Subversion
6 5 (4.00%) Grunt
7 4 (3.20%) Bower
7 4 (3.20%) NCrunch
7 4 (3.20%) Maven
7 4 (3.20%) JIRA
7 4 (3.20%) ReSharper
7 4 (3.20%) WATIR
7 4 (3.20%) NUnit
7 4 (3.20%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.20%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (3.20%) Moq
8 3 (2.40%) JMeter
General
1 6 (4.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Banking
3 4 (3.20%) Retail
3 4 (3.20%) Back Office
4 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.60%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (66.40%) Developer
2 41 (32.80%) Java Developer
3 17 (13.60%) Software Developer
4 16 (12.80%) Senior Developer
5 10 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 10 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (8.00%) PHP Developer
6 7 (5.60%) Software Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (4.80%) Graduate
7 6 (4.80%) Junior
7 6 (4.80%) Junior Developer
7 6 (4.80%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (3.20%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.20%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.20%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (39.20%) Spring
2 27 (21.60%) jQuery
3 23 (18.40%) .NET
4 21 (16.80%) ASP.NET
4 21 (16.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (14.40%) XML
6 17 (13.60%) Ruby on Rails
6 17 (13.60%) HTML
6 17 (13.60%) RESTful
6 17 (13.60%) JSON
6 17 (13.60%) Play Framework
7 15 (12.00%) CSS
8 13 (10.40%) AngularJS
9 11 (8.80%) Web Services
10 10 (8.00%) Java EE
10 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (7.20%) NHibernate
11 9 (7.20%) .NET Framework
12 7 (5.60%) HTML5
12 7 (5.60%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.80%) Mathematics
2 28 (22.40%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.80%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.80%) VLE
3 6 (4.80%) Open Source
4 5 (4.00%) Wiki
5 4 (3.20%) User Experience
6 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.00%) UNIX
2 8 (6.40%) Windows
3 5 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (4.00%) Windows Phone
4 2 (1.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (94.40%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (72.80%) TDD
3 58 (46.40%) Scrum
4 47 (37.60%) OOP
5 45 (36.00%) Software Engineering
6 38 (30.40%) OOD
6 38 (30.40%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (29.60%) MVC
8 21 (16.80%) E-Commerce
9 20 (16.00%) OO
10 18 (14.40%) Coaching
11 17 (13.60%) Extreme Programming
11 17 (13.60%) Time Management
12 16 (12.80%) BDD
13 11 (8.80%) Mobile Application Development
13 11 (8.80%) Unit Testing
14 10 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (4.80%) Web Application Development
16 5 (4.00%) Test Automation
16 5 (4.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.00%) Java
2 60 (48.00%) C#
3 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
4 34 (27.20%) C++
5 27 (21.60%) SQL
6 22 (17.60%) Ruby
7 19 (15.20%) Golang
8 17 (13.60%) Scala
9 15 (12.00%) PHP
10 5 (4.00%) XAML
11 4 (3.20%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.20%) Python
12 3 (2.40%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.60%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.80%) C
14 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) PhD
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) Puppet
1 5 (4.00%) Vagrant
1 5 (4.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 30 (24.00%) hybris
2 13 (10.40%) Oracle
2 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.00%) Zend
4 5 (4.00%) Xamarin
5 4 (3.20%) RedPrairie
5 4 (3.20%) Endeca
6 2 (1.60%) TIBCO
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Clevedon, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + relocation assistance (discretionary)
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Devon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago