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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 737 710 777
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +67
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 165 167 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 117 135 96
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 £77,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £38,000 £37,400
% change year-on-year
+57.89% +1.60%

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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
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 19 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 19 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 -12 159 £60,000 +37.29% 12
London -15 85 £62,500 +19.04% 6
City of London +18 34 £57,500 +15.00% 2
South East +8 33 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Berkshire +26 25 £72,500 +26.08% 2
Reading - 20 £72,500 -
East of England -10 15 £70,000 +40.00%
Cambridgeshire - 14 £70,000 -
Poole +14 12 £40,000 - 1
Dorset +7 12 £40,000 - 1
South West -16 12 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands -38 9 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Surrey +4 6 £49,000 +22.50%
Manchester -4 6 £32,000 -11.72% 2
North West -24 6 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Cobham +1 5 £49,000 +22.50%
Scotland -23 5 - -
Northamptonshire - 5 £42,500 - 1
Slough +8 4 £72,500 +26.08% 2
Leicestershire -28 4 £37,500 -1.31%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £63,250 -
Glasgow -5 3 - -
Northampton - 3 £42,500 - 1
Peterborough - 3 £65,000 -
Edinburgh -14 2 - -
Leicester -28 2 - -
Market Harborough - 2 £37,500 -
Southampton - 2 £42,000 -
Surbiton - 2 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £42,000 -

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 288 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (60.00%) TDD
3 188 (58.75%) JavaScript
4 168 (52.50%) Java
5 155 (48.44%) Scrum
6 152 (47.50%) HTML
7 120 (37.50%) CSS
8 115 (35.94%) XML
9 110 (34.38%) Computer Science
10 104 (32.50%) E-Commerce
11 103 (32.19%) C#
12 97 (30.31%) Spring
13 96 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
14 94 (29.38%) Degree
15 91 (28.44%) .NET
16 90 (28.13%) Mentoring
17 86 (26.88%) Finance
18 85 (26.56%) Software Engineering
19 82 (25.63%) BDD
20 80 (25.00%) J2EE
21 79 (24.69%) XSLT
22 78 (24.38%) jQuery
23 75 (23.44%) SQL
24 74 (23.13%) MVC
25 69 (21.56%) Linux
26 68 (21.25%) XHTML
26 68 (21.25%) Scala
27 64 (20.00%) Mobile App
28 63 (19.69%) OO
29 62 (19.38%) Tomcat

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 62 (19.38%) Tomcat
2 56 (17.50%) Apache
3 41 (12.81%) Apache Solr
4 16 (5.00%) Alfresco
4 16 (5.00%) Liferay
5 10 (3.13%) Node.js
5 10 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.25%) 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 52 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 35 (10.94%) MS Visio
2 35 (10.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 35 (10.94%) MS Project
2 35 (10.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (2.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.56%) GitHub
2 6 (1.88%) SaaS
3 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (15.00%) HTTP
2 9 (2.81%) Internet
3 2 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.13%) MySQL
2 39 (12.19%) SQL Server
3 35 (10.94%) NoSQL
4 28 (8.75%) MongoDB
5 24 (7.50%) Big Data
6 15 (4.69%) Hadoop
7 14 (4.38%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.19%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.94%) Redis
12 2 (0.63%) Riak
13 1 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.31%) DB2
Development Applications
1 54 (16.88%) Git (software)
2 48 (15.00%) Eclipse
3 41 (12.81%) Selenium
4 35 (10.94%) FrontPage
4 35 (10.94%) RequisitePro
4 35 (10.94%) Dreamweaver
4 35 (10.94%) CaliberRM
4 35 (10.94%) Rational DOORS
5 33 (10.31%) JIRA
6 31 (9.69%) Mockito
7 30 (9.38%) Jenkins
8 28 (8.75%) Subversion
9 27 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (6.88%) Ant
10 22 (6.88%) Visual Studio
10 22 (6.88%) Gradle
11 16 (5.00%) IntelliJ
12 14 (4.38%) Mercurial
13 12 (3.75%) Cucumber
14 11 (3.44%) Maven
General
1 86 (26.88%) Finance
2 38 (11.88%) Telecoms
3 29 (9.06%) Marketing
4 25 (7.81%) Retail
5 15 (4.69%) Advertising
6 8 (2.50%) German Language
6 8 (2.50%) Italian Language
6 8 (2.50%) Turkish Language
7 7 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.19%) Back Office
7 7 (2.19%) Electronics
8 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.94%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.94%) Games
9 3 (0.94%) Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 180 (56.25%) Developer
2 74 (23.13%) Java Developer
3 63 (19.69%) Senior Developer
4 30 (9.38%) Consultant
5 28 (8.75%) Software Engineer
6 24 (7.50%) Web Developer
6 24 (7.50%) Software Developer
7 20 (6.25%) Architect
7 20 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 20 (6.25%) Java Consultant
8 19 (5.94%) Technical Leader
9 18 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
9 18 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
10 17 (5.31%) ScrumMaster
11 12 (3.75%) Java Architect
11 12 (3.75%) Senior Software Developer
11 12 (3.75%) Analyst
11 12 (3.75%) Business Analyst
11 12 (3.75%) Java Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.44%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (47.50%) HTML
2 120 (37.50%) CSS
3 115 (35.94%) XML
4 97 (30.31%) Spring
5 91 (28.44%) .NET
6 80 (25.00%) J2EE
7 79 (24.69%) XSLT
8 78 (24.38%) jQuery
9 68 (21.25%) XHTML
10 51 (15.94%) RESTful
11 46 (14.38%) Web Services
11 46 (14.38%) Java EE
12 36 (11.25%) SOAP
13 35 (10.94%) ASP.NET
14 34 (10.63%) Ajax
15 31 (9.69%) JSP
16 29 (9.06%) Hibernate
17 24 (7.50%) WCF
18 23 (7.19%) Velocity
18 23 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 110 (34.38%) Computer Science
2 64 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 61 (19.06%) User Experience
4 48 (15.00%) Open Source
5 39 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (10.00%) Visualisation
7 31 (9.69%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (9.69%) Client/Server
8 20 (6.25%) iPad
9 13 (4.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (4.06%) Equities
9 13 (4.06%) Derivative
10 12 (3.75%) Clustering
11 10 (3.13%) Statistics
11 10 (3.13%) Informatics
12 8 (2.50%) Hedge funds
13 7 (2.19%) DTV
14 6 (1.88%) Web 2.0
14 6 (1.88%) Social Media
15 5 (1.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 69 (21.56%) Linux
2 23 (7.19%) Solaris
3 15 (4.69%) UNIX
4 13 (4.06%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.75%) Android
6 3 (0.94%) Windows
7 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (60.00%) TDD
3 155 (48.44%) Scrum
4 104 (32.50%) E-Commerce
5 96 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 90 (28.13%) Mentoring
7 85 (26.56%) Software Engineering
8 82 (25.63%) BDD
9 74 (23.13%) MVC
10 63 (19.69%) OO
11 62 (19.38%) Pair Programming
12 59 (18.44%) Kanban
13 53 (16.56%) Web Application Development
14 49 (15.31%) RUP
15 39 (12.19%) SOA
16 37 (11.56%) Unified Process
17 35 (10.94%) Business Development
17 35 (10.94%) Unit Testing
17 35 (10.94%) Coaching
18 32 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 188 (58.75%) JavaScript
2 168 (52.50%) Java
3 103 (32.19%) C#
4 75 (23.44%) SQL
5 68 (21.25%) Scala
6 42 (13.13%) Ruby
7 34 (10.63%) Python
8 27 (8.44%) Groovy
9 23 (7.19%) Perl
10 21 (6.56%) Golang
11 19 (5.94%) PHP
12 16 (5.00%) C++
13 13 (4.06%) C
14 7 (2.19%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.19%) Haskell
14 7 (2.19%) Bash Shell
14 7 (2.19%) Clojure
15 6 (1.88%) XQuery
16 5 (1.56%) R
17 4 (1.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 94 (29.38%) Degree
2 13 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.94%) PhD
4 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.19%) 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 (19.38%) SAP
2 36 (11.25%) Oracle
3 35 (10.94%) Telelogic
3 35 (10.94%) iRise
4 33 (10.31%) Microsoft
5 27 (8.44%) hybris
6 16 (5.00%) GigaSpaces
7 13 (4.06%) DevExpress
8 7 (2.19%) ATG
8 7 (2.19%) Intershop
8 7 (2.19%) Demandware
9 4 (1.25%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.94%) Sybase
11 2 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.63%) Sony
11 2 (0.63%) Adobe
11 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.31%) Zend
12 1 (0.31%) KANA
12 1 (0.31%) JBoss
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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