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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 745 720 681
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -39
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 136 172 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 106 146 125
Average salary £62,500 £48,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +31.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,032 £37,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +22.85%

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
88688 86784 85798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.86% 82.37% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72364 68812 71587
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -31 134 £62,500 +19.04% 13
London +17 64 £67,500 +17.39% 5
South East -35 33 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East of England - 26 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire +24 19 £47,500 +5.55%
Cambridgeshire - 19 £70,000 -
High Wycombe - 14 £50,000 -
Peterborough - 12 £70,000 -
City of London +7 9 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Surrey -14 8 £50,000 -4.76%
Cambridge - 7 £38,564 -
Manchester +2 6 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Cobham -3 6 £50,000 +25.00%
North West -5 6 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Bedfordshire - 5 - -
Luton - 5 - -
Surbiton 0 3 £55,000 -4.34%
Berkshire -19 3 £60,000 -7.69%
West Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Leeds - 3 £40,000 - 1
Leatherhead +7 2 £46,250 -19.56%
Market Harborough +1 2 £37,500 +4.16%
East Midlands -7 2 £37,500 -1.31% 1
Leicestershire -12 2 £37,500 -1.31%
East Sussex - 2 £45,000 - 1
Reading - 2 £60,000 -
Brighton - 2 £45,000 - 1
Scotland 0 1 - -
Edinburgh -4 1 - -

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 242 (90.30%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (60.82%) TDD
3 150 (55.97%) JavaScript
4 142 (52.99%) Java
5 136 (50.75%) CSS
6 113 (42.16%) Scrum
7 112 (41.79%) HTML
8 86 (32.09%) Spring
9 81 (30.22%) E-Commerce
10 80 (29.85%) C#
11 76 (28.36%) .NET
11 76 (28.36%) Continuous Integration
12 75 (27.99%) SQL
13 72 (26.87%) XML
14 69 (25.75%) Finance
15 67 (25.00%) Pair Programming
15 67 (25.00%) Degree
16 66 (24.63%) Linux
16 66 (24.63%) jQuery
17 64 (23.88%) Computer Science
18 63 (23.51%) BDD
19 60 (22.39%) HTTP
20 58 (21.64%) Software Engineering
21 56 (20.90%) WCF
22 54 (20.15%) OOD
23 53 (19.78%) Git (software)
23 53 (19.78%) Mentoring
24 49 (18.28%) MVC
25 48 (17.91%) OO
25 48 (17.91%) SQL Server

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 42 (15.67%) Tomcat
2 30 (11.19%) Apache Solr
3 29 (10.82%) Apache
4 14 (5.22%) Node.js
5 6 (2.24%) Jetty
5 6 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.24%) JBoss
6 5 (1.87%) DNN
6 5 (1.87%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.12%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.12%) IIS
9 2 (0.75%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.37%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.37%) Liferay
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.84%) MS Visio
2 21 (7.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 21 (7.84%) MS Project
2 21 (7.84%) MS Office
3 4 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.12%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (1.87%) Bond Adapt
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.87%) GitHub
3 4 (1.49%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) PaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Heroku
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (22.39%) HTTP
2 15 (5.60%) DNS
3 2 (0.75%) Internet
3 2 (0.75%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.37%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 40 (14.93%) MySQL
3 32 (11.94%) NoSQL
4 26 (9.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (9.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (8.96%) MongoDB
6 15 (5.60%) RavenDB
7 10 (3.73%) Big Data
8 9 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (2.99%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.99%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.61%) CouchDB
11 5 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.87%) MariaDB
11 5 (1.87%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.49%) Redis
13 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.75%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 53 (19.78%) Git (software)
2 37 (13.81%) Selenium
3 26 (9.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (9.70%) Mockito
4 22 (8.21%) Visual Studio
5 21 (7.84%) Dreamweaver
5 21 (7.84%) RequisitePro
5 21 (7.84%) FrontPage
5 21 (7.84%) CaliberRM
5 21 (7.84%) Rational DOORS
6 20 (7.46%) Moq
7 16 (5.97%) ReSharper
8 15 (5.60%) Eclipse
8 15 (5.60%) Jenkins
9 14 (5.22%) JIRA
10 11 (4.10%) Maven
10 11 (4.10%) Ant
10 11 (4.10%) JUnit
11 9 (3.36%) Mercurial
12 7 (2.61%) Cucumber
General
1 69 (25.75%) Finance
2 38 (14.18%) Games
3 37 (13.81%) Marketing
4 28 (10.45%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.99%) Retail
6 7 (2.61%) Banking
7 6 (2.24%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.24%) Advertising
8 5 (1.87%) Electronics
9 4 (1.49%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.12%) International Banking
10 3 (1.12%) Back Office
10 3 (1.12%) Legal
11 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 160 (59.70%) Developer
2 60 (22.39%) Java Developer
3 55 (20.52%) Senior Developer
4 31 (11.57%) .NET Developer
5 26 (9.70%) Architect
6 25 (9.33%) Technical Leader
7 22 (8.21%) Software Engineer
8 20 (7.46%) Consultant
9 19 (7.09%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (7.09%) Java Consultant
10 16 (5.97%) Java Architect
10 16 (5.97%) Java Solutions Architect
11 15 (5.60%) ScrumMaster
12 14 (5.22%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (5.22%) Web Developer
12 14 (5.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 12 (4.48%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 11 (4.10%) Software Developer
14 11 (4.10%) .NET Web Developer
14 11 (4.10%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (50.75%) CSS
2 112 (41.79%) HTML
3 86 (32.09%) Spring
4 76 (28.36%) .NET
5 72 (26.87%) XML
6 66 (24.63%) jQuery
7 56 (20.90%) WCF
8 48 (17.91%) J2EE
9 47 (17.54%) Web Services
10 40 (14.93%) Java EE
10 40 (14.93%) ASP.NET
11 39 (14.55%) Ajax
12 36 (13.43%) Hibernate
13 35 (13.06%) XHTML
14 33 (12.31%) XSLT
15 32 (11.94%) .NET Framework
16 31 (11.57%) Ruby on Rails
16 31 (11.57%) JSP
16 31 (11.57%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (10.07%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 64 (23.88%) Computer Science
2 41 (15.30%) User Experience
3 30 (11.19%) Mobile App
3 30 (11.19%) Open Source
4 29 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (10.07%) Client/Server
6 26 (9.70%) iPhone
7 21 (7.84%) Visualisation
8 19 (7.09%) iPad
9 11 (4.10%) Hedge funds
9 11 (4.10%) Xbox
10 8 (2.99%) Equities
10 8 (2.99%) Mathematics
11 7 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (2.61%) Algorithms
12 6 (2.24%) Physics
12 6 (2.24%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.87%) Statistics
13 5 (1.87%) Informatics
13 5 (1.87%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 66 (24.63%) Linux
2 29 (10.82%) UNIX
3 26 (9.70%) Android
4 9 (3.36%) Solaris
5 6 (2.24%) Windows
6 5 (1.87%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.75%) AIX
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (90.30%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (60.82%) TDD
3 113 (42.16%) Scrum
4 81 (30.22%) E-Commerce
5 76 (28.36%) Continuous Integration
6 67 (25.00%) Pair Programming
7 63 (23.51%) BDD
8 58 (21.64%) Software Engineering
9 54 (20.15%) OOD
10 53 (19.78%) Mentoring
11 49 (18.28%) MVC
12 48 (17.91%) OO
12 48 (17.91%) Unit Testing
13 46 (17.16%) SOA
14 40 (14.93%) Kanban
15 32 (11.94%) DSDM
16 24 (8.96%) RUP
17 23 (8.58%) Multithreading
18 22 (8.21%) Web Development
18 22 (8.21%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 150 (55.97%) JavaScript
2 142 (52.99%) Java
3 80 (29.85%) C#
4 75 (27.99%) SQL
5 41 (15.30%) Ruby
6 38 (14.18%) Scala
7 29 (10.82%) Python
8 13 (4.85%) Golang
9 12 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.99%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.99%) XPath
10 8 (2.99%) Groovy
11 7 (2.61%) C
12 6 (2.24%) PHP
13 5 (1.87%) Perl
13 5 (1.87%) Haskell
13 5 (1.87%) VB
13 5 (1.87%) R
14 4 (1.49%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 67 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (1.49%) VCP4
3 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.75%) HND
5 1 (0.37%) PhD
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.73%) QA
2 5 (1.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (2.99%) Docker
2 5 (1.87%) LXC
2 5 (1.87%) Xen
2 5 (1.87%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (2.99%) Puppet
1 8 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.87%) Mesos
3 1 (0.37%) Ansible
3 1 (0.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 45 (16.79%) SAP
2 23 (8.58%) Microsoft
3 21 (7.84%) Telelogic
3 21 (7.84%) hybris
3 21 (7.84%) iRise
4 15 (5.60%) Sony
5 12 (4.48%) Oracle
6 5 (1.87%) Pegasus
7 4 (1.49%) Sybase
8 3 (1.12%) IBM
9 2 (0.75%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.75%) Tableau
10 1 (0.37%) Twitter
10 1 (0.37%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.37%) Red Gate
10 1 (0.37%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.37%) Telerik
10 1 (0.37%) GigaSpaces
10 1 (0.37%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £90-100,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: bonus/benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum + bonus/benefits (based on experien
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Central London / West End
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £47,000 to £75,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 18 days ago