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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 751 772 714
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -58
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 163 149 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 141 119 128
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +24.28%

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
92400 98031 88665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.25% 82.02% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 74682 78923 72760
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 28 April 2015 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 28 April 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
England +35 156 £52,500 - 11
South East +42 80 £47,500 -9.52% 2
London 0 38 £67,500 - 3
Surrey +32 28 £45,000 -14.28%
East of England +43 26 £52,500 - 2
Leatherhead +27 25 £45,000 -21.73%
East Sussex - 19 £60,500 -
Buckinghamshire +13 17 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 13 £70,000 -
High Wycombe - 12 - -
Brighton - 12 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire +29 10 £48,750 - 1
Luton +11 9 £47,500 - 1
Peterborough - 8 £70,000 -
North West +16 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Kent +24 5 £42,500 -41.37% 1
West Sussex +15 5 £55,000 -15.38%
Berkshire -19 5 £62,500 -7.40%
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £42,500 - 1
Cambridge - 5 £38,564 -
City of London +28 4 £56,250 -19.64% 1
Manchester -1 3 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Ipswich - 3 £37,500 - 1
Chester - 3 £42,500 -
Nuneaton - 3 £52,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Suffolk - 3 £37,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £52,500 - 1
Scotland +16 2 £41,250 -

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

1 262 (88.81%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (51.86%) JavaScript
3 148 (50.17%) TDD
3 148 (50.17%) Scrum
4 137 (46.44%) CSS
5 136 (46.10%) Java
6 125 (42.37%) C#
7 120 (40.68%) .NET
8 105 (35.59%) HTML
9 103 (34.92%) Finance
10 97 (32.88%) WCF
11 92 (31.19%) SQL Server
12 88 (29.83%) SQL
13 82 (27.80%) Spring
14 75 (25.42%) Pair Programming
15 74 (25.08%) jQuery
16 73 (24.75%) MVC
17 72 (24.41%) ASP.NET
18 68 (23.05%) E-Commerce
18 68 (23.05%) SOA
19 67 (22.71%) Unit Testing
20 66 (22.37%) XML
21 61 (20.68%) .NET Framework
22 57 (19.32%) Web Services
22 57 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
22 57 (19.32%) Entity Framework
23 56 (18.98%) ASP.NET MVC
24 54 (18.31%) Ajax
25 53 (17.97%) Hibernate
26 52 (17.63%) REST

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 33 (11.19%) Tomcat
2 25 (8.47%) NServiceBus
3 20 (6.78%) Apache Solr
4 15 (5.08%) WebSphere
4 15 (5.08%) Apache
5 14 (4.75%) Jetty
5 14 (4.75%) Node.js
6 13 (4.41%) IIS
7 11 (3.73%) JBoss
7 11 (3.73%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.69%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.02%) DNN
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.75%) Mingle
3 12 (4.07%) MS Project
3 12 (4.07%) MS Office
3 12 (4.07%) MS Visio
3 12 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Bond Adapt
2 4 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (8.81%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.36%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (14.58%) HTTP
2 7 (2.37%) DNS
3 2 (0.68%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.34%) Broadband
4 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (31.19%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 35 (11.86%) NoSQL
3 32 (10.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (8.81%) Azure SQL Database
4 26 (8.81%) MySQL
4 26 (8.81%) MongoDB
5 25 (8.47%) RavenDB
6 15 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (4.75%) CouchDB
8 11 (3.73%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.39%) Event Store
10 9 (3.05%) Couchbase
10 9 (3.05%) Redis
11 8 (2.71%) Big Data
12 5 (1.69%) MariaDB
12 5 (1.69%) Neo4j
12 5 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (16.61%) Git (software)
2 45 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (13.90%) Visual Studio
4 32 (10.85%) JUnit
5 31 (10.51%) ReSharper
6 28 (9.49%) Moq
7 23 (7.80%) JIRA
7 23 (7.80%) Jenkins
8 22 (7.46%) Selenium
9 18 (6.10%) Cucumber
10 16 (5.42%) Mockito
10 16 (5.42%) jMock
10 16 (5.42%) Maven
11 14 (4.75%) TeamCity
12 13 (4.41%) Ant
13 12 (4.07%) Dreamweaver
13 12 (4.07%) FrontPage
13 12 (4.07%) RequisitePro
13 12 (4.07%) CaliberRM
13 12 (4.07%) Rational DOORS
General
1 103 (34.92%) Finance
2 25 (8.47%) Games
3 22 (7.46%) Marketing
4 18 (6.10%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.71%) Banking
6 6 (2.03%) Retail
7 5 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.36%) Electronics
9 3 (1.02%) Back Office
9 3 (1.02%) International Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 202 (68.47%) Developer
2 68 (23.05%) Senior Developer
3 57 (19.32%) .NET Developer
4 54 (18.31%) Java Developer
5 30 (10.17%) C# Developer
6 28 (9.49%) Web Developer
7 20 (6.78%) Technical Leader
8 18 (6.10%) Senior Web Developer
8 18 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (5.76%) .NET Web Developer
10 15 (5.08%) QA Engineer
10 15 (5.08%) Software Engineer
11 14 (4.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (4.75%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 13 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
12 13 (4.41%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (4.41%) Software Developer
13 12 (4.07%) Architect
13 12 (4.07%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 10 (3.39%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (46.44%) CSS
2 120 (40.68%) .NET
3 105 (35.59%) HTML
4 97 (32.88%) WCF
5 82 (27.80%) Spring
6 74 (25.08%) jQuery
7 72 (24.41%) ASP.NET
8 66 (22.37%) XML
9 61 (20.68%) .NET Framework
10 57 (19.32%) Web Services
10 57 (19.32%) Entity Framework
11 56 (18.98%) ASP.NET MVC
12 54 (18.31%) Ajax
13 53 (17.97%) Hibernate
14 52 (17.63%) REST
15 49 (16.61%) J2EE
16 46 (15.59%) Java EE
17 43 (14.58%) HTML5
18 34 (11.53%) AngularJS
19 33 (11.19%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.22%) Computer Science
2 32 (10.85%) User Experience
3 20 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.10%) iPhone
5 17 (5.76%) Mobile App
5 17 (5.76%) Client/Server
6 14 (4.75%) iPad
6 14 (4.75%) Open Source
7 12 (4.07%) Visualisation
8 11 (3.73%) Hedge funds
8 11 (3.73%) Xbox
8 11 (3.73%) Management Information System
9 9 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (3.05%) Mathematics
10 8 (2.71%) Blog
10 8 (2.71%) Podcast
10 8 (2.71%) Equities
11 7 (2.37%) Social Media
12 6 (2.03%) Algorithms
12 6 (2.03%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (14.58%) Linux
2 27 (9.15%) UNIX
2 27 (9.15%) Windows
3 19 (6.44%) Android
4 9 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.69%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.69%) Solaris
6 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (88.81%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (50.17%) TDD
2 148 (50.17%) Scrum
3 75 (25.42%) Pair Programming
4 73 (24.75%) MVC
5 68 (23.05%) E-Commerce
5 68 (23.05%) SOA
6 67 (22.71%) Unit Testing
7 57 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (15.93%) OOD
9 45 (15.25%) BDD
10 43 (14.58%) Domain-Driven Design
10 43 (14.58%) Software Engineering
10 43 (14.58%) Mentoring
11 42 (14.24%) OO
12 36 (12.20%) DSDM
13 29 (9.83%) Web Development
13 29 (9.83%) Kanban
14 26 (8.81%) Performance Tuning
15 25 (8.47%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 153 (51.86%) JavaScript
2 136 (46.10%) Java
3 125 (42.37%) C#
4 88 (29.83%) SQL
5 44 (14.92%) Ruby
6 35 (11.86%) T-SQL
7 30 (10.17%) Python
8 26 (8.81%) Scala
9 14 (4.75%) VB.NET
10 12 (4.07%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.39%) VBScript
12 9 (3.05%) VB
12 9 (3.05%) Go
13 8 (2.71%) C
14 6 (2.03%) Perl
15 5 (1.69%) C++
15 5 (1.69%) R
15 5 (1.69%) Haskell
15 5 (1.69%) Groovy
16 3 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (14.24%) Degree
2 3 (1.02%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.02%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.68%) HND
4 1 (0.34%) PhD
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.34%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.44%) QA
2 5 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (5.42%) Docker
2 5 (1.69%) LXC
2 5 (1.69%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (1.69%) Xen
2 5 (1.69%) KVM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (5.42%) Puppet
1 16 (5.42%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.69%) Mesos
3 1 (0.34%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.17%) SAP
3 16 (5.42%) Atlassian
4 15 (5.08%) hybris
5 12 (4.07%) iRise
5 12 (4.07%) Telelogic
6 11 (3.73%) IBM
7 9 (3.05%) Oracle
8 8 (2.71%) Cognizant
8 8 (2.71%) Red Gate
8 8 (2.71%) Twitter
9 7 (2.37%) Sony
10 5 (1.69%) Pegasus
11 4 (1.36%) ILOG
12 2 (0.68%) Tableau
12 2 (0.68%) Sybase
13 1 (0.34%) Adobe
13 1 (0.34%) Sun
13 1 (0.34%) HP
13 1 (0.34%) TOWER Software
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