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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 408 352 494
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +142
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 618 752 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.72% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.88% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 485 627 395
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -

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
86105 85797 88471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.69% 82.28% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70901 68441 74950
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 £72,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -49 577 £55,000 +4.76% 86
London -31 389 £60,000 +4.34% 51
City of London +18 72 £57,500 +4.54% 16
South East -38 70 £44,000 +0.57% 11
South West -16 47 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Hampshire -13 26 £36,000 -40.00% 1
Scotland +16 24 £37,500 -14.77% 6
East Midlands +16 23 £42,500 +3.65% 3
East Sussex +2 23 £42,500 +25.92% 2
Northamptonshire -2 20 £42,500 +3.65% 2
Brighton +4 18 £42,500 +30.76% 1
North West -77 18 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Glasgow +18 17 £37,500 -7.40% 4
Portsmouth - 16 £38,500 -
Devon - 16 £36,000 - 1
East of England -3 15 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Northampton -4 15 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Hertfordshire - 15 £45,000 - 4
Surrey -16 13 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Manchester -57 13 £42,500 - 9
Somerset +9 11 £40,000 -
Barnstaple - 10 £36,000 - 1
Bristol -9 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Rickmansworth - 9 £45,000 -
Leatherhead +1 8 £55,000 -8.33% 2
West Midlands -5 6 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Dorset -28 6 £43,750 +12.90% 1
Southampton - 6 £35,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £60,000 -
Edinburgh +4 5 £37,500 -30.55% 1

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1186 (92.15%) Agile Software Development
2 1043 (81.04%) TDD
3 626 (48.64%) JavaScript
4 591 (45.92%) BDD
5 572 (44.44%) Java
6 546 (42.42%) Scrum
7 542 (42.11%) C#
8 470 (36.52%) HTML
9 461 (35.82%) Continuous Integration
10 454 (35.28%) MVC
11 444 (34.50%) .NET
12 397 (30.85%) OO
13 362 (28.13%) CSS
14 339 (26.34%) E-Commerce
15 325 (25.25%) Spring
16 321 (24.94%) Software Engineering
17 320 (24.86%) ASP.NET
18 305 (23.70%) Git (software)
19 301 (23.39%) Open Source
20 297 (23.08%) SQL
21 288 (22.38%) ASP.NET MVC
22 279 (21.68%) SQL Server
23 270 (20.98%) jQuery
24 251 (19.50%) Ruby
25 241 (18.73%) QA
26 240 (18.65%) Cucumber
27 233 (18.10%) AngularJS
28 230 (17.87%) Finance
29 226 (17.56%) Web Services
30 196 (15.23%) HTML5

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 159 (12.35%) Node.js
2 138 (10.72%) IIS
3 77 (5.98%) Confluence
4 65 (5.05%) Apache Solr
5 54 (4.20%) nginx
6 46 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (2.25%) Apache
8 28 (2.18%) NServiceBus
9 26 (2.02%) CMS
10 25 (1.94%) Umbraco
11 17 (1.32%) Tomcat
12 16 (1.24%) WordPress
13 14 (1.09%) Orchard CMS
14 13 (1.01%) JBoss
15 10 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (0.78%) Sitefinity
16 9 (0.70%) Jetty
16 9 (0.70%) Alfresco
17 7 (0.54%) Apache Spark
17 7 (0.54%) Magnolia
Applications
1 69 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.93%) MS Office
3 4 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.078%) Mingle
5 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (1.55%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 12 (0.93%) Magento
3 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.078%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 58 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (4.12%) GitHub
3 30 (2.33%) SaaS
4 18 (1.40%) Rackspace Cloud
5 12 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.31%) Heroku
9 2 (0.16%) PaaS
10 1 (0.078%) Route 53
10 1 (0.078%) Trello
10 1 (0.078%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.04%) Internet
2 35 (2.72%) HTTP
3 15 (1.17%) DNS
4 5 (0.39%) Intranet
5 4 (0.31%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.23%) Firewall
7 2 (0.16%) FTP
8 1 (0.078%) SWIFTNet
8 1 (0.078%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.078%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (21.68%) SQL Server
2 190 (14.76%) NoSQL
3 186 (14.45%) MongoDB
4 123 (9.56%) MySQL
5 116 (9.01%) Big Data
6 114 (8.86%) Relational Database
7 91 (7.07%) RavenDB
8 63 (4.90%) Redis
9 36 (2.80%) Hadoop
10 32 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 27 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (1.86%) RDBMS
13 23 (1.79%) Neo4j
14 18 (1.40%) CouchDB
14 18 (1.40%) Couchbase
15 17 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
17 13 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
18 12 (0.93%) Data Mining
19 11 (0.85%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 305 (23.70%) Git (software)
2 240 (18.65%) Cucumber
3 179 (13.91%) TeamCity
4 168 (13.05%) NUnit
5 149 (11.58%) Selenium
6 125 (9.71%) JIRA
7 107 (8.31%) Visual Studio
8 104 (8.08%) Rhino Mocks
9 102 (7.93%) Maven
9 102 (7.93%) Jenkins
10 101 (7.85%) NCrunch
11 100 (7.77%) ReSharper
12 94 (7.30%) Jasmine
13 79 (6.14%) JUnit
14 73 (5.67%) Subversion
15 71 (5.52%) WATIR
16 66 (5.13%) Moq
17 63 (4.90%) SpecFlow
18 54 (4.20%) FitNesse
19 49 (3.81%) GCC
General
1 230 (17.87%) Finance
2 139 (10.80%) Retail
3 106 (8.24%) Back Office
4 71 (5.52%) Games
5 60 (4.66%) Marketing
6 50 (3.89%) Publishing
7 38 (2.95%) Telecoms
8 31 (2.41%) Banking
9 16 (1.24%) Automotive
9 16 (1.24%) Online Betting
10 13 (1.01%) Law
10 13 (1.01%) Advertising
11 12 (0.93%) Investment Banking
12 11 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.78%) Legal
14 8 (0.62%) Front Office
15 7 (0.54%) Music Industry
16 6 (0.47%) Electronics
17 1 (0.078%) iGaming
17 1 (0.078%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1005 (78.09%) Developer
2 290 (22.53%) Java Developer
3 252 (19.58%) Senior Developer
4 192 (14.92%) .NET Developer
5 155 (12.04%) Software Developer
6 148 (11.50%) C# Developer
7 115 (8.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 100 (7.77%) Senior Java Developer
9 79 (6.14%) Software Engineer
10 58 (4.51%) Web Developer
11 48 (3.73%) C++ Developer
11 48 (3.73%) ASP.NET Developer
12 45 (3.50%) JavaScript Developer
12 45 (3.50%) Senior .NET Developer
13 44 (3.42%) Senior Software Developer
14 40 (3.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 32 (2.49%) Senior C# Developer
15 32 (2.49%) QA Engineer
16 31 (2.41%) iOS Developer
17 30 (2.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 470 (36.52%) HTML
2 444 (34.50%) .NET
3 362 (28.13%) CSS
4 325 (25.25%) Spring
5 320 (24.86%) ASP.NET
6 288 (22.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 270 (20.98%) jQuery
8 233 (18.10%) AngularJS
9 226 (17.56%) Web Services
10 196 (15.23%) HTML5
11 167 (12.98%) .NET Framework
12 155 (12.04%) NHibernate
13 138 (10.72%) Hibernate
13 138 (10.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 134 (10.41%) RESTful
15 131 (10.18%) REST
16 112 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
17 111 (8.62%) XML
18 109 (8.47%) StructureMap
19 103 (8.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 301 (23.39%) Open Source
2 108 (8.39%) Mobile App
3 90 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 90 (6.99%) Blog
4 71 (5.52%) User Experience
5 68 (5.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 55 (4.27%) Mathematics
7 51 (3.96%) Fixed Income
8 35 (2.72%) Inversion of Control
9 33 (2.56%) iPhone
10 31 (2.41%) Hedge funds
11 25 (1.94%) Animation
12 23 (1.79%) Smartphone
13 22 (1.71%) Online Games
14 20 (1.55%) Blackberry
15 19 (1.48%) N-Tier
16 16 (1.24%) Social Network
17 15 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (1.09%) Visualisation
18 14 (1.09%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 181 (14.06%) Windows
2 172 (13.36%) Linux
3 94 (7.30%) Apple iOS
4 80 (6.22%) Android
5 67 (5.21%) UNIX
6 37 (2.87%) Debian
7 27 (2.10%) Windows Phone
8 21 (1.63%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.78%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.39%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.23%) Solaris
11 3 (0.23%) Windows CE
12 2 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.078%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1186 (92.15%) Agile Software Development
2 1043 (81.04%) TDD
3 591 (45.92%) BDD
4 546 (42.42%) Scrum
5 461 (35.82%) Continuous Integration
6 454 (35.28%) MVC
7 397 (30.85%) OO
8 339 (26.34%) E-Commerce
9 321 (24.94%) Software Engineering
10 164 (12.74%) Kanban
10 164 (12.74%) OOD
11 163 (12.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 159 (12.35%) OOP
13 158 (12.28%) Refactoring
14 124 (9.63%) DevOps
15 118 (9.17%) Unit Testing
16 105 (8.16%) Multithreading
17 97 (7.54%) SOA
18 83 (6.45%) Automated Testing
19 76 (5.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 626 (48.64%) JavaScript
2 572 (44.44%) Java
3 542 (42.11%) C#
4 297 (23.08%) SQL
5 251 (19.50%) Ruby
6 160 (12.43%) C++
7 100 (7.77%) Python
8 98 (7.61%) PHP
9 95 (7.38%) Scala
10 65 (5.05%) VB.NET
11 62 (4.82%) Groovy
12 36 (2.80%) C
13 28 (2.18%) Golang
14 25 (1.94%) Perl
15 23 (1.79%) PL/SQL
16 20 (1.55%) F#
17 18 (1.40%) XAML
18 16 (1.24%) T-SQL
19 13 (1.01%) Clojure
20 10 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 110 (8.55%) Degree
2 6 (0.47%) PhD
3 5 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.16%) HNC
4 2 (0.16%) HND
4 2 (0.16%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.16%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.078%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.078%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.078%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 241 (18.73%) QA
2 6 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (0.47%) Varnish
2 3 (0.23%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.078%) XenApp
4 1 (0.078%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.078%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.078%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.078%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 56 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (2.02%) Puppet
3 22 (1.71%) Vagrant
4 10 (0.78%) Ansible
5 9 (0.70%) Graphite
6 6 (0.47%) Capistrano
7 5 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.31%) Kibana
9 1 (0.078%) Oozie
9 1 (0.078%) Salt
9 1 (0.078%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.078%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 173 (13.44%) Microsoft
2 87 (6.76%) Oracle
3 75 (5.83%) Endeca
4 63 (4.90%) RedPrairie
5 59 (4.58%) Google
5 59 (4.58%) hybris
6 34 (2.64%) Xamarin
7 33 (2.56%) TIBCO
8 23 (1.79%) Twitter
9 22 (1.71%) Sony
10 18 (1.40%) Zend
11 16 (1.24%) Red Gate
12 14 (1.09%) Sitecore
12 14 (1.09%) EPiServer
13 13 (1.01%) Apple
14 12 (0.93%) HP
15 9 (0.70%) Splunk
16 8 (0.62%) Sybase
17 7 (0.54%) Toshiba
17 7 (0.54%) Progress
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