The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 745 706 767
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +61
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 160 167 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 112 135 99
Average salary £60,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £38,000 £37,300
% change year-on-year
+57.89% +1.87%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93494 86460 92834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.95% 81.20% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 74681 71102 78432
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Extreme Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Extreme Programming
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the UK.

Extreme Programming Salary Trend in the UK

Extreme Programming
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Extreme Programming Salary Histogram in the UK

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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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
England -20 154 £60,000 +39.21% 15
London +14 82 £63,750 +21.42% 9
City of London +26 33 £57,500 +15.00% 2
South East +11 32 £60,000 +23.07% 3
Berkshire +19 24 £72,500 +26.08% 2
Reading - 20 £72,500 -
East of England +1 15 £70,000 +47.36%
Cambridgeshire +17 14 £70,000 +55.55%
Poole +15 12 £40,000 - 1
Dorset +8 12 £40,000 - 1
South West -23 12 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands -49 9 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Surrey -9 6 £49,000 +22.50% 1
Cobham +5 5 £49,000 +22.50%
Manchester -15 5 - - 1
North West -25 5 - - 1
Scotland -26 5 - -
Northamptonshire - 5 £42,500 - 1
Leicestershire -25 4 £37,500 -1.31%
Slough +4 3 £72,500 +26.08% 2
Glasgow -20 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £65,000 -
Northampton - 3 £42,500 - 1
Peterborough - 3 £65,000 -
Hampshire -9 2 £42,000 -
Edinburgh -12 2 - -
Leicester -22 2 - -
Market Harborough - 2 £37,500 -
Southampton - 2 £42,000 -
Cambridge -4 1 £47,500 +5.55%

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Extreme 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 Extreme Programming.

1 286 (89.94%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (60.69%) TDD
3 188 (59.12%) JavaScript
4 167 (52.52%) Java
5 152 (47.80%) Scrum
6 149 (46.86%) HTML
7 117 (36.79%) CSS
8 114 (35.85%) XML
9 111 (34.91%) Computer Science
10 102 (32.08%) E-Commerce
11 100 (31.45%) C#
12 97 (30.50%) Spring
13 96 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
14 95 (29.87%) Degree
15 90 (28.30%) Mentoring
16 88 (27.67%) .NET
17 87 (27.36%) Finance
18 84 (26.42%) Software Engineering
19 82 (25.79%) BDD
20 78 (24.53%) J2EE
21 77 (24.21%) XSLT
22 76 (23.90%) jQuery
23 72 (22.64%) SQL
24 71 (22.33%) MVC
25 70 (22.01%) Linux
26 69 (21.70%) Scala
27 66 (20.75%) XHTML
28 65 (20.44%) Mobile App
29 62 (19.50%) User Experience
29 62 (19.50%) OO

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Extreme 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 Extreme Programming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 59 (18.55%) Tomcat
2 56 (17.61%) Apache
3 40 (12.58%) Apache Solr
4 16 (5.03%) Alfresco
4 16 (5.03%) Liferay
5 11 (3.46%) Node.js
6 10 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.26%) DNN
8 2 (0.63%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.31%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.31%) CMS
Applications
1 51 (16.04%) MS Excel
2 35 (11.01%) MS Visio
2 35 (11.01%) MS PowerPoint
2 35 (11.01%) MS Project
2 35 (11.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.92%) GitHub
2 6 (1.89%) SaaS
3 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (15.09%) HTTP
2 7 (2.20%) Internet
3 2 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.21%) MySQL
2 37 (11.64%) SQL Server
3 36 (11.32%) NoSQL
4 28 (8.81%) MongoDB
5 24 (7.55%) Big Data
6 15 (4.72%) Hadoop
7 14 (4.40%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.94%) Redis
11 2 (0.63%) Riak
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.31%) DB2
Development Applications
1 55 (17.30%) Git (software)
2 47 (14.78%) Eclipse
3 42 (13.21%) Selenium
4 35 (11.01%) FrontPage
4 35 (11.01%) RequisitePro
4 35 (11.01%) Dreamweaver
4 35 (11.01%) CaliberRM
4 35 (11.01%) Rational DOORS
5 33 (10.38%) JIRA
6 31 (9.75%) Mockito
7 30 (9.43%) Jenkins
8 27 (8.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (8.18%) Subversion
10 22 (6.92%) Visual Studio
10 22 (6.92%) Gradle
11 20 (6.29%) Ant
12 16 (5.03%) IntelliJ
13 15 (4.72%) Mercurial
14 13 (4.09%) Cucumber
15 9 (2.83%) Maven
General
1 87 (27.36%) Finance
2 38 (11.95%) Telecoms
3 27 (8.49%) Marketing
4 23 (7.23%) Retail
5 13 (4.09%) Advertising
6 8 (2.52%) German Language
6 8 (2.52%) Italian Language
6 8 (2.52%) Turkish Language
7 7 (2.20%) Electronics
7 7 (2.20%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.57%) Back Office
9 4 (1.26%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.94%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.94%) Games
10 3 (0.94%) Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Publishing
11 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 178 (55.97%) Developer
2 72 (22.64%) Java Developer
3 61 (19.18%) Senior Developer
4 30 (9.43%) Consultant
5 28 (8.81%) Software Engineer
6 25 (7.86%) Software Developer
7 22 (6.92%) Web Developer
8 20 (6.29%) Architect
8 20 (6.29%) Java Consultant
9 19 (5.97%) Technical Leader
9 19 (5.97%) .NET Developer
10 18 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (5.35%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (5.35%) ScrumMaster
12 12 (3.77%) Java Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
12 12 (3.77%) Java Architect
12 12 (3.77%) Analyst
12 12 (3.77%) Business Analyst
13 11 (3.46%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (46.86%) HTML
2 117 (36.79%) CSS
3 114 (35.85%) XML
4 97 (30.50%) Spring
5 88 (27.67%) .NET
6 78 (24.53%) J2EE
7 77 (24.21%) XSLT
8 76 (23.90%) jQuery
9 66 (20.75%) XHTML
10 50 (15.72%) RESTful
11 46 (14.47%) Web Services
12 44 (13.84%) Java EE
13 36 (11.32%) SOAP
14 32 (10.06%) ASP.NET
14 32 (10.06%) Ajax
15 31 (9.75%) JSP
16 29 (9.12%) Hibernate
17 24 (7.55%) WCF
18 23 (7.23%) Velocity
19 22 (6.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 111 (34.91%) Computer Science
2 65 (20.44%) Mobile App
3 62 (19.50%) User Experience
4 49 (15.41%) Open Source
5 39 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (10.06%) Visualisation
7 31 (9.75%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (9.75%) Client/Server
8 20 (6.29%) iPad
9 13 (4.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (4.09%) Equities
9 13 (4.09%) Derivative
10 12 (3.77%) Clustering
11 10 (3.14%) Statistics
11 10 (3.14%) Informatics
12 8 (2.52%) Hedge funds
13 7 (2.20%) DTV
14 6 (1.89%) Web 2.0
14 6 (1.89%) Social Media
15 5 (1.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 70 (22.01%) Linux
2 23 (7.23%) Solaris
3 15 (4.72%) UNIX
4 13 (4.09%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.77%) Android
6 3 (0.94%) Windows
7 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (89.94%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (60.69%) TDD
3 152 (47.80%) Scrum
4 102 (32.08%) E-Commerce
5 96 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
6 90 (28.30%) Mentoring
7 84 (26.42%) Software Engineering
8 82 (25.79%) BDD
9 71 (22.33%) MVC
10 62 (19.50%) OO
10 62 (19.50%) Pair Programming
11 58 (18.24%) Kanban
12 53 (16.67%) Web Application Development
13 49 (15.41%) RUP
14 39 (12.26%) SOA
15 37 (11.64%) Unified Process
16 36 (11.32%) Coaching
17 35 (11.01%) Business Development
17 35 (11.01%) Unit Testing
18 32 (10.06%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 188 (59.12%) JavaScript
2 167 (52.52%) Java
3 100 (31.45%) C#
4 72 (22.64%) SQL
5 69 (21.70%) Scala
6 43 (13.52%) Ruby
7 34 (10.69%) Python
8 27 (8.49%) Groovy
9 23 (7.23%) Perl
10 22 (6.92%) Golang
11 19 (5.97%) PHP
12 16 (5.03%) C++
13 13 (4.09%) C
14 8 (2.52%) Bash Shell
15 7 (2.20%) Clojure
15 7 (2.20%) VB.NET
15 7 (2.20%) Haskell
16 6 (1.89%) XQuery
17 5 (1.57%) R
18 4 (1.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 95 (29.87%) Degree
2 13 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.94%) PhD
4 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Docker
1 2 (0.63%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) Puppet
1 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 62 (19.50%) SAP
2 35 (11.01%) Oracle
2 35 (11.01%) Telelogic
2 35 (11.01%) iRise
3 30 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 25 (7.86%) hybris
5 16 (5.03%) GigaSpaces
6 13 (4.09%) DevExpress
7 5 (1.57%) Demandware
7 5 (1.57%) ATG
7 5 (1.57%) Intershop
8 4 (1.26%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.94%) Sybase
10 2 (0.63%) Adobe
10 2 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.63%) Sony
10 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.31%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.31%) Zend
11 1 (0.31%) KANA
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