The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 405 370 453
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +83
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 654 737 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.69% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.84% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 537 595 431
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
88131 87877 85586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 82.35% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71785 69854 71243
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%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Pair Programming
Salary Trend

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

Pair Programming Salary Trend in the UK

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pair Programming over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Pair Programming Salary Histogram in the UK

Pair 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 Pair Programming within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 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
(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
England -45 617 £55,000 - 62
London +4 411 £60,000 +4.34% 45
South East -33 77 £47,500 -20.83% 4
City of London +14 71 £55,000 - 17
South West +3 52 £36,000 -10.00%
East Midlands +38 28 £42,500 +3.65%
Surrey -5 28 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Northamptonshire +18 22 £42,500 +3.65%
North West -53 22 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Hampshire -12 19 £35,500 -38.26%
East Sussex 0 18 £45,000 +28.57%
Scotland +8 17 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Manchester -29 17 £49,000 +5.94% 9
Devon +16 16 £36,000 -20.00%
Leatherhead +11 14 £51,250 -14.58%
Northampton +7 14 £40,000 -2.43%
Brighton - 13 £42,750 -
Barnstaple - 12 £36,000 -
Glasgow +14 11 £35,000 -18.60%
Somerset +10 11 £35,000 -12.50%
Bristol -13 11 £32,500 -14.47%
West Midlands -35 11 £41,250 +0.60%
Reigate +4 10 £60,000 +20.00%
Dorset -22 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Bournemouth -24 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Hertfordshire -4 7 £35,000 -41.66% 1
East of England -7 7 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Southampton -8 7 £35,000 -30.00%
Portsmouth - 7 £38,500 -
West Sussex +2 6 £45,000 +73.07% 1

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1214 (93.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1045 (80.51%) TDD
3 615 (47.38%) Java
4 585 (45.07%) JavaScript
5 566 (43.61%) BDD
6 555 (42.76%) Scrum
7 497 (38.29%) C#
8 494 (38.06%) Continuous Integration
9 460 (35.44%) HTML
10 423 (32.59%) MVC
11 421 (32.43%) .NET
12 370 (28.51%) OO
13 357 (27.50%) CSS
14 355 (27.35%) Spring
15 326 (25.12%) E-Commerce
16 302 (23.27%) Software Engineering
17 298 (22.96%) Open Source
18 290 (22.34%) Git (software)
19 289 (22.27%) SQL
20 288 (22.19%) ASP.NET
21 287 (22.11%) SQL Server
22 264 (20.34%) Finance
22 264 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
23 255 (19.65%) Web Services
24 253 (19.49%) QA
25 250 (19.26%) jQuery
26 226 (17.41%) AngularJS
27 219 (16.87%) HTML5
27 219 (16.87%) NoSQL
28 207 (15.95%) Cucumber

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 135 (10.40%) Node.js
2 115 (8.86%) IIS
3 52 (4.01%) Confluence
4 51 (3.93%) Apache Solr
5 49 (3.78%) Elasticsearch
6 46 (3.54%) nginx
7 27 (2.08%) NServiceBus
8 26 (2.00%) CMS
9 25 (1.93%) Apache
9 25 (1.93%) Umbraco
10 23 (1.77%) Tomcat
11 13 (1.00%) WordPress
11 13 (1.00%) Orchard CMS
12 11 (0.85%) JBoss
13 8 (0.62%) Sitefinity
13 8 (0.62%) Alfresco
13 8 (0.62%) Jetty
13 8 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.54%) Apache Spark
15 4 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.92%) MS Office
3 4 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.077%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 20 (1.54%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 13 (1.00%) Magento
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.077%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.077%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 63 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (3.00%) GitHub
3 22 (1.69%) Rackspace Cloud
4 15 (1.16%) SaaS
5 13 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.23%) Heroku
9 2 (0.15%) PaaS
10 1 (0.077%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.077%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.31%) Internet
2 41 (3.16%) HTTP
3 15 (1.16%) DNS
4 5 (0.39%) Intranet
4 5 (0.39%) FTP
5 3 (0.23%) Firewall
5 3 (0.23%) Broadband
6 2 (0.15%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.077%) WEP
7 1 (0.077%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (22.11%) SQL Server
2 219 (16.87%) NoSQL
3 195 (15.02%) MongoDB
4 123 (9.48%) Relational Database
5 119 (9.17%) Big Data
6 115 (8.86%) MySQL
7 69 (5.32%) RavenDB
8 62 (4.78%) Redis
9 56 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
10 45 (3.47%) Hadoop
11 32 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 28 (2.16%) Neo4j
13 27 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
13 27 (2.08%) CouchDB
14 25 (1.93%) Couchbase
15 23 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
16 22 (1.69%) RDBMS
17 21 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
18 14 (1.08%) Hazelcast
19 11 (0.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 290 (22.34%) Git (software)
2 207 (15.95%) Cucumber
3 152 (11.71%) TeamCity
4 145 (11.17%) NUnit
5 124 (9.55%) Visual Studio
6 120 (9.24%) Selenium
7 108 (8.32%) Jenkins
8 95 (7.32%) Maven
9 94 (7.24%) JIRA
10 85 (6.55%) Jasmine
11 82 (6.32%) SpecFlow
12 74 (5.70%) NCrunch
13 70 (5.39%) ReSharper
14 69 (5.32%) Rhino Mocks
15 67 (5.16%) JUnit
16 62 (4.78%) FitNesse
17 61 (4.70%) Subversion
18 50 (3.85%) GCC
19 46 (3.54%) WebDriver
20 45 (3.47%) Moq
General
1 264 (20.34%) Finance
2 130 (10.02%) Retail
3 100 (7.70%) Back Office
4 89 (6.86%) Games
5 64 (4.93%) Marketing
6 44 (3.39%) Telecoms
7 39 (3.00%) Publishing
8 31 (2.39%) Banking
9 24 (1.85%) Online Betting
10 17 (1.31%) Automotive
11 15 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.85%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.77%) Advertising
14 9 (0.69%) Electronics
15 8 (0.62%) Front Office
15 8 (0.62%) Law
16 6 (0.46%) Legal
17 2 (0.15%) Music Industry
18 1 (0.077%) Manufacturing
18 1 (0.077%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 1024 (78.89%) Developer
2 326 (25.12%) Java Developer
3 242 (18.64%) Senior Developer
4 179 (13.79%) .NET Developer
5 139 (10.71%) C# Developer
6 138 (10.63%) Software Developer
7 104 (8.01%) C# .NET Developer
8 95 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
9 87 (6.70%) Software Engineer
10 65 (5.01%) Web Developer
11 49 (3.78%) C++ Developer
12 48 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
13 41 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
14 39 (3.00%) Programmer
14 39 (3.00%) ASP.NET Developer
15 37 (2.85%) Mobile Developer
15 37 (2.85%) Senior Software Developer
16 36 (2.77%) Senior C# Developer
17 31 (2.39%) Java Programmer
18 29 (2.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 460 (35.44%) HTML
2 421 (32.43%) .NET
3 357 (27.50%) CSS
4 355 (27.35%) Spring
5 288 (22.19%) ASP.NET
6 264 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 255 (19.65%) Web Services
8 250 (19.26%) jQuery
9 226 (17.41%) AngularJS
10 219 (16.87%) HTML5
11 149 (11.48%) RESTful
12 143 (11.02%) .NET Framework
13 137 (10.55%) Hibernate
14 136 (10.48%) REST
15 119 (9.17%) NHibernate
16 113 (8.71%) XML
17 112 (8.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 108 (8.32%) KnockoutJS
19 104 (8.01%) WCF
20 100 (7.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 298 (22.96%) Open Source
2 118 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 98 (7.55%) Blog
4 96 (7.40%) Computer Science
5 67 (5.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 67 (5.16%) User Experience
6 53 (4.08%) Mathematics
7 52 (4.01%) Fixed Income
8 42 (3.24%) Smartphone
9 40 (3.08%) Inversion of Control
10 38 (2.93%) iPhone
11 34 (2.62%) Hedge funds
12 29 (2.23%) Online Games
13 23 (1.77%) N-Tier
13 23 (1.77%) Animation
14 18 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (1.39%) Visualisation
15 16 (1.23%) Social Network
16 15 (1.16%) iPad
17 14 (1.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 199 (15.33%) Linux
2 197 (15.18%) Windows
3 100 (7.70%) Apple iOS
4 85 (6.55%) Android
5 76 (5.86%) UNIX
6 30 (2.31%) Debian
7 23 (1.77%) Mac OS X
7 23 (1.77%) Windows Phone
8 16 (1.23%) Windows 8
9 9 (0.69%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.31%) Windows CE
12 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.23%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.23%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.077%) Solaris
14 1 (0.077%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1214 (93.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1045 (80.51%) TDD
3 566 (43.61%) BDD
4 555 (42.76%) Scrum
5 494 (38.06%) Continuous Integration
6 423 (32.59%) MVC
7 370 (28.51%) OO
8 326 (25.12%) E-Commerce
9 302 (23.27%) Software Engineering
10 165 (12.71%) Kanban
11 156 (12.02%) Continuous Improvement
12 153 (11.79%) OOP
13 144 (11.09%) OOD
14 135 (10.40%) Refactoring
15 119 (9.17%) DevOps
16 114 (8.78%) Unit Testing
17 101 (7.78%) Multithreading
18 99 (7.63%) SOA
19 79 (6.09%) Domain-Driven Design
20 75 (5.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 615 (47.38%) Java
2 585 (45.07%) JavaScript
3 497 (38.29%) C#
4 289 (22.27%) SQL
5 185 (14.25%) Ruby
6 152 (11.71%) C++
7 124 (9.55%) Scala
8 88 (6.78%) PHP
8 88 (6.78%) Python
9 65 (5.01%) Groovy
10 43 (3.31%) VB.NET
11 38 (2.93%) Golang
12 32 (2.47%) C
13 24 (1.85%) PL/SQL
14 23 (1.77%) T-SQL
15 21 (1.62%) F#
16 17 (1.31%) Clojure
17 15 (1.16%) Perl
18 13 (1.00%) Shell Script
19 12 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 123 (9.48%) Degree
2 28 (2.16%) VCP4
3 7 (0.54%) HND
4 5 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.31%) MCPD
5 4 (0.31%) MCP
5 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.23%) ISEB
6 3 (0.23%) PhD
6 3 (0.23%) HNC
6 3 (0.23%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 253 (19.49%) QA
2 6 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (0.54%) Docker
2 6 (0.46%) Varnish
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.077%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.077%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.077%) XenApp
4 1 (0.077%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.077%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 63 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (2.85%) Puppet
3 21 (1.62%) Vagrant
4 14 (1.08%) Ansible
5 9 (0.69%) Graphite
6 4 (0.31%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.31%) Kibana
6 4 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.077%) Salt
7 1 (0.077%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 169 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 100 (7.70%) Oracle
3 57 (4.39%) Google
4 54 (4.16%) hybris
5 51 (3.93%) Endeca
6 39 (3.00%) RedPrairie
7 37 (2.85%) TIBCO
8 31 (2.39%) Xamarin
9 20 (1.54%) Red Gate
9 20 (1.54%) Zend
10 17 (1.31%) Sony
11 15 (1.16%) Twitter
12 12 (0.92%) EPiServer
12 12 (0.92%) Sitecore
13 9 (0.69%) Apple
14 8 (0.62%) Splunk
14 8 (0.62%) Atlassian
15 7 (0.54%) Progress
16 6 (0.46%) HP
17 5 (0.39%) Sybase
Isleworth, Middlesex
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53480 - £76400 per annum + Exc. Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 50,000 - 70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-65k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago