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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 389 390 559
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +169
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 725 643 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.59% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.74% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 559 562 299
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%

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
93065 86613 92507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.64% 79.38% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 74277 70760 78574
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014 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 20 August 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
(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 +9 695 £52,500 -4.54% 84
London -17 391 £60,000 +4.34% 51
South East +31 126 £47,500 -10.37% 13
Hampshire +46 77 £45,125 +28.92% 5
Portsmouth +18 63 - - 4
City of London -63 63 £55,000 -4.34% 11
South West +31 60 £40,000 - 4
North West -1 47 £40,500 +5.19% 8
Manchester +1 39 £42,500 +10.38% 5
West Midlands +30 32 £41,000 +36.66% 1
Scotland -8 26 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Surrey -2 25 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Solihull - 25 £41,000 -
East Midlands -15 21 £40,000 -4.76%
Dorset +14 20 £40,000 - 2
Wiltshire - 20 £36,250 -
Leatherhead - 20 £45,000 -
Glasgow -4 15 £45,000 -5.26%
Chippenham - 15 £37,500 -
Northampton -20 14 £40,000 -4.76%
Northamptonshire -20 14 £40,000 -4.76%
Basingstoke +3 12 £41,875 -18.68% 1
Yorkshire -34 11 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Berkshire -26 10 £71,250 +18.75% 2
Poole - 10 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh -13 9 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Rochdale - 8 £40,000 -
Somerset -16 7 £34,500 -1.42% 2
West Yorkshire -22 7 £40,000 -27.27% 2
East of England -30 7 £47,500 +5.55%

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1290 (85.26%) TDD
2 881 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
3 731 (48.31%) JavaScript
4 716 (47.32%) C#
5 704 (46.53%) BDD
6 657 (43.42%) Java
7 656 (43.36%) .NET
8 652 (43.09%) Scrum
9 567 (37.48%) MVC
10 559 (36.95%) Continuous Integration
11 526 (34.77%) HTML
12 488 (32.25%) ASP.NET
13 460 (30.40%) CSS
14 412 (27.23%) E-Commerce
15 397 (26.24%) SQL
16 380 (25.12%) ASP.NET MVC
17 363 (23.99%) jQuery
18 353 (23.33%) SQL Server
19 342 (22.60%) Software Engineering
20 340 (22.47%) Web Services
21 335 (22.14%) Finance
22 334 (22.08%) OO
23 333 (22.01%) Spring
24 282 (18.64%) Git (software)
25 270 (17.85%) Ruby
26 253 (16.72%) Open Source
27 244 (16.13%) .NET Framework
28 238 (15.73%) Cucumber
29 218 (14.41%) NHibernate
29 218 (14.41%) Unit Testing

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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
1 142 (9.39%) IIS
2 139 (9.19%) Node.js
3 129 (8.53%) Confluence
4 65 (4.30%) Apache
5 64 (4.23%) Tomcat
6 42 (2.78%) NServiceBus
7 34 (2.25%) Apache Solr
8 31 (2.05%) WordPress
9 29 (1.92%) CMS
10 26 (1.72%) Alfresco
11 24 (1.59%) Liferay
12 18 (1.19%) LiveCycle
12 18 (1.19%) FileNet
13 16 (1.06%) nginx
14 14 (0.93%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.79%) Jetty
16 11 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
16 11 (0.73%) Magnolia
17 10 (0.66%) Sitefinity
17 10 (0.66%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 104 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.33%) Magento
4 2 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 89 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (4.36%) GitHub
3 63 (4.16%) Amazon AWS
4 56 (3.70%) SaaS
5 19 (1.26%) Rackspace Cloud
6 13 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.26%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.20%) Force.com
10 2 (0.13%) Heroku
11 1 (0.066%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 122 (8.06%) Internet
2 33 (2.18%) HTTP
3 10 (0.66%) TCP/IP
3 10 (0.66%) Broadband
4 6 (0.40%) PuTTY
5 4 (0.26%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.20%) Wireless
7 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.066%) RFID
8 1 (0.066%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 186 (12.29%) NoSQL
3 152 (10.05%) MongoDB
4 135 (8.92%) Relational Database
5 121 (8.00%) RavenDB
6 92 (6.08%) Big Data
7 91 (6.01%) MySQL
8 85 (5.62%) RDBMS
9 56 (3.70%) Oracle Database
10 53 (3.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 52 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 51 (3.37%) Hadoop
13 48 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
14 38 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
15 29 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
16 28 (1.85%) DB2
17 21 (1.39%) Mahout
18 18 (1.19%) Redis
19 15 (0.99%) CouchDB
20 12 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 282 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 238 (15.73%) Cucumber
3 193 (12.76%) TeamCity
4 186 (12.29%) Subversion
5 172 (11.37%) ReSharper
6 164 (10.84%) JIRA
7 150 (9.91%) NUnit
8 136 (8.99%) Selenium
9 131 (8.66%) NCrunch
10 121 (8.00%) Jenkins
11 112 (7.40%) Maven
12 109 (7.20%) Rhino Mocks
13 108 (7.14%) Visual Studio
14 93 (6.15%) Eclipse
15 92 (6.08%) WATIR
16 90 (5.95%) Moq
17 73 (4.82%) Jasmine
18 72 (4.76%) JUnit
19 57 (3.77%) SpecFlow
19 57 (3.77%) Hudson
General
1 335 (22.14%) Finance
2 185 (12.23%) Retail
3 94 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 83 (5.49%) Marketing
5 80 (5.29%) Back Office
6 55 (3.64%) Law
7 46 (3.04%) Publishing
8 44 (2.91%) Games
9 33 (2.18%) Banking
10 25 (1.65%) Advertising
11 19 (1.26%) Manufacturing
11 19 (1.26%) Electronics
12 14 (0.93%) Investment Banking
13 12 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.79%) Front Office
14 11 (0.73%) Billing
14 11 (0.73%) Online Betting
15 9 (0.59%) Music Industry
15 9 (0.59%) Legal
16 5 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1244 (82.22%) Developer
2 389 (25.71%) Java Developer
3 357 (23.60%) Senior Developer
4 350 (23.13%) .NET Developer
5 282 (18.64%) C# Developer
6 219 (14.47%) C# .NET Developer
7 144 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
8 135 (8.92%) Software Developer
9 126 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 114 (7.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 91 (6.01%) Senior .NET Developer
12 81 (5.35%) Agile .NET Developer
13 79 (5.22%) Programmer
14 62 (4.10%) Software Engineer
15 59 (3.90%) Java Programmer
16 54 (3.57%) Agile C# Developer
17 51 (3.37%) Senior C# Developer
18 50 (3.30%) Junior Developer
18 50 (3.30%) Junior
19 43 (2.84%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 656 (43.36%) .NET
2 526 (34.77%) HTML
3 488 (32.25%) ASP.NET
4 460 (30.40%) CSS
5 380 (25.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 363 (23.99%) jQuery
7 340 (22.47%) Web Services
8 333 (22.01%) Spring
9 244 (16.13%) .NET Framework
10 218 (14.41%) NHibernate
11 215 (14.21%) AngularJS
12 199 (13.15%) XML
13 180 (11.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 178 (11.76%) HTML5
15 171 (11.30%) REST
16 148 (9.78%) Hibernate
17 146 (9.65%) CSS3
18 141 (9.32%) J2EE
19 140 (9.25%) KnockoutJS
20 136 (8.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 253 (16.72%) Open Source
2 142 (9.39%) Computer Science
3 99 (6.54%) Mobile App
4 54 (3.57%) Blog
5 46 (3.04%) Mathematics
6 44 (2.91%) Inversion of Control
7 28 (1.85%) Video on Demand
7 28 (1.85%) IPTV
8 23 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.39%) Social Media
10 19 (1.26%) DTV
11 16 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (0.99%) Social Network
13 14 (0.93%) Xbox
14 13 (0.86%) Artificial Intelligence
15 12 (0.79%) Spread Betting
15 12 (0.79%) Taxonomies
15 12 (0.79%) Digital Media
16 11 (0.73%) Hedge funds
16 11 (0.73%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 131 (8.66%) Windows
2 100 (6.61%) Linux
3 84 (5.55%) Apple iOS
4 80 (5.29%) Android
5 62 (4.10%) UNIX
6 30 (1.98%) Windows Phone
7 29 (1.92%) Solaris
8 15 (0.99%) Debian
9 12 (0.79%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.53%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.33%) AIX
12 3 (0.20%) Windows CE
12 3 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.066%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.066%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.066%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1290 (85.26%) TDD
2 881 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
3 704 (46.53%) BDD
4 652 (43.09%) Scrum
5 567 (37.48%) MVC
6 559 (36.95%) Continuous Integration
7 412 (27.23%) E-Commerce
8 342 (22.60%) Software Engineering
9 334 (22.08%) OO
10 218 (14.41%) Unit Testing
11 177 (11.70%) Kanban
12 173 (11.43%) OOD
13 169 (11.17%) Refactoring
14 168 (11.10%) Continuous Improvement
15 162 (10.71%) Domain-Driven Design
16 151 (9.98%) SOA
17 127 (8.39%) OOP
17 127 (8.39%) DevOps
18 123 (8.13%) Web Development
19 122 (8.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 731 (48.31%) JavaScript
2 716 (47.32%) C#
3 657 (43.42%) Java
4 397 (26.24%) SQL
5 270 (17.85%) Ruby
6 126 (8.33%) Scala
7 115 (7.60%) Python
8 110 (7.27%) C++
9 95 (6.28%) Groovy
10 88 (5.82%) VB.NET
11 72 (4.76%) PHP
12 69 (4.56%) Clojure
13 67 (4.43%) XAML
14 47 (3.11%) C
15 22 (1.45%) VB
16 21 (1.39%) T-SQL
17 19 (1.26%) PL/SQL
17 19 (1.26%) F#
18 16 (1.06%) Perl
19 15 (0.99%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 191 (12.62%) Degree
2 31 (2.05%) PhD
3 22 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.59%) Sun Certification
6 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.20%) OCPJP
7 3 (0.20%) MCITP
8 2 (0.13%) PMP
8 2 (0.13%) MCP
8 2 (0.13%) MCSD
9 1 (0.066%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (10.58%) QA
2 4 (0.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.066%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (1.92%) Puppet
3 7 (0.46%) Capistrano
4 4 (0.26%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.20%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.13%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.066%) Oozie
Vendors
1 211 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 166 (10.97%) Oracle
3 82 (5.42%) Endeca
4 81 (5.35%) RedPrairie
5 74 (4.89%) Google
6 57 (3.77%) Twitter
7 48 (3.17%) hybris
8 42 (2.78%) Adobe
9 40 (2.64%) JBoss
10 29 (1.92%) Red Gate
10 29 (1.92%) Xamarin
11 28 (1.85%) SAP
12 27 (1.78%) IBM
13 25 (1.65%) Sybase
14 24 (1.59%) GigaSpaces
15 17 (1.12%) EPiServer
16 13 (0.86%) Sencha
17 11 (0.73%) Sitecore
18 10 (0.66%) Splunk
18 10 (0.66%) HP
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