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 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
Pair Programming
Rank 386 401 561
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +160
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 733 627 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.59% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.72% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 531 542 305
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%

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%

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 19 September 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 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
(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 +6 706 £52,500 -4.54% 77
London -18 408 £57,500 - 38
South East +29 126 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Hampshire +47 83 £50,625 +44.64% 4
Portsmouth +18 72 £37,500 +7.14% 4
South West +19 69 £37,500 -6.25% 15
City of London -37 61 £55,000 -4.34% 7
North West -16 45 £40,000 - 8
Manchester +1 39 £40,000 -1.84% 5
West Midlands +6 22 £41,000 +36.66% 2
Wiltshire - 21 £35,000 - 2
Surrey +6 20 £45,000 -23.40% 2
Dorset +11 19 £40,000 - 2
Scotland -8 18 £42,500 +8.28% 1
Leatherhead - 16 £45,000 -
Solihull - 16 £41,000 -
Chippenham - 16 £36,250 - 2
East Midlands -11 15 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Yorkshire -25 15 £40,000 +9.58% 4
Glasgow +4 12 £45,000 -
Northampton -30 12 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Northamptonshire -31 12 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Poole - 12 £40,000 - 1
Leeds -21 10 £40,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -27 10 £40,000 +4.57% 1
Isleworth - 10 £55,000 -
Devon - 9 £34,500 - 3
South Wales +13 8 £36,250 +20.83% 3
Oxfordshire +12 8 £67,000 +62.42%
Wales +4 8 £36,250 +20.83% 3

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1304 (89.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1266 (86.95%) TDD
3 735 (50.48%) JavaScript
4 720 (49.45%) BDD
5 710 (48.76%) C#
6 630 (43.27%) Java
7 628 (43.13%) .NET
8 605 (41.55%) Scrum
9 549 (37.71%) MVC
10 538 (36.95%) Continuous Integration
11 495 (34.00%) HTML
12 486 (33.38%) ASP.NET
13 448 (30.77%) CSS
14 412 (28.30%) E-Commerce
15 387 (26.58%) ASP.NET MVC
16 380 (26.10%) SQL
17 373 (25.62%) jQuery
18 365 (25.07%) OO
19 350 (24.04%) Software Engineering
20 340 (23.35%) SQL Server
21 325 (22.32%) Web Services
22 324 (22.25%) Finance
23 318 (21.84%) Spring
24 309 (21.22%) Git (software)
25 292 (20.05%) Ruby
26 276 (18.96%) Open Source
26 276 (18.96%) Cucumber
27 269 (18.48%) .NET Framework
28 245 (16.83%) AngularJS
29 235 (16.14%) NHibernate

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 167 (11.47%) Node.js
2 157 (10.78%) IIS
3 135 (9.27%) Confluence
4 55 (3.78%) Apache
5 50 (3.43%) Apache Solr
6 46 (3.16%) NServiceBus
7 44 (3.02%) Tomcat
8 32 (2.20%) WordPress
9 27 (1.85%) nginx
10 26 (1.79%) CMS
11 20 (1.37%) Umbraco
12 18 (1.24%) Alfresco
13 16 (1.10%) FileNet
13 16 (1.10%) Liferay
13 16 (1.10%) LiveCycle
14 14 (0.96%) Sitefinity
14 14 (0.96%) Orchard CMS
14 14 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
15 13 (0.89%) Magnolia
16 9 (0.62%) Jetty
Applications
1 112 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.44%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.14%) MS Office
3 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 17 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.48%) Magento
4 3 (0.21%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 2 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 78 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (5.15%) GitHub
3 62 (4.26%) SaaS
4 48 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.96%) Rackspace Cloud
6 9 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.14%) Force.com
8 2 (0.14%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.069%) Heroku
9 1 (0.069%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 116 (7.97%) Internet
2 30 (2.06%) HTTP
3 9 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.55%) Broadband
5 6 (0.41%) PuTTY
6 3 (0.21%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.14%) DNS
8 1 (0.069%) Intranet
8 1 (0.069%) RFID
8 1 (0.069%) Wireless
8 1 (0.069%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (23.35%) SQL Server
2 178 (12.23%) NoSQL
3 151 (10.37%) MongoDB
4 141 (9.68%) RavenDB
5 134 (9.20%) Relational Database
6 104 (7.14%) MySQL
7 81 (5.56%) Big Data
8 71 (4.88%) RDBMS
9 54 (3.71%) Oracle Database
10 46 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 44 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
12 38 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
13 37 (2.54%) Hadoop
14 31 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
15 30 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
16 24 (1.65%) Redis
17 23 (1.58%) DB2
18 18 (1.24%) CouchDB
19 17 (1.17%) Mahout
20 16 (1.10%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 309 (21.22%) Git (software)
2 276 (18.96%) Cucumber
3 217 (14.90%) TeamCity
4 184 (12.64%) ReSharper
5 170 (11.68%) Selenium
6 169 (11.61%) NUnit
7 166 (11.40%) JIRA
8 161 (11.06%) Subversion
9 150 (10.30%) NCrunch
10 133 (9.13%) Rhino Mocks
11 120 (8.24%) Maven
12 109 (7.49%) Jenkins
13 108 (7.42%) WATIR
14 99 (6.80%) Moq
15 94 (6.46%) Visual Studio
16 87 (5.98%) Jasmine
17 86 (5.91%) JUnit
17 86 (5.91%) Eclipse
18 63 (4.33%) WebDriver
19 52 (3.57%) Hudson
General
1 324 (22.25%) Finance
2 187 (12.84%) Retail
3 94 (6.46%) Back Office
4 84 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 71 (4.88%) Marketing
6 47 (3.23%) Publishing
6 47 (3.23%) Law
7 26 (1.79%) Banking
8 25 (1.72%) Games
9 19 (1.30%) Advertising
10 17 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.17%) Electronics
11 14 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 14 (0.96%) Front Office
12 13 (0.89%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.89%) Music Industry
13 11 (0.76%) Billing
14 10 (0.69%) Legal
15 6 (0.41%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1180 (81.04%) Developer
2 354 (24.31%) Java Developer
3 340 (23.35%) .NET Developer
4 338 (23.21%) Senior Developer
5 266 (18.27%) C# Developer
6 203 (13.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 128 (8.79%) Senior Java Developer
8 125 (8.59%) Software Developer
9 119 (8.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 112 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 85 (5.84%) Senior .NET Developer
12 73 (5.01%) Agile .NET Developer
13 71 (4.88%) Programmer
14 61 (4.19%) Junior
14 61 (4.19%) Junior Developer
15 60 (4.12%) Software Engineer
16 56 (3.85%) Java Programmer
17 48 (3.30%) Agile C# Developer
18 47 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
19 46 (3.16%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 628 (43.13%) .NET
2 495 (34.00%) HTML
3 486 (33.38%) ASP.NET
4 448 (30.77%) CSS
5 387 (26.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 373 (25.62%) jQuery
7 325 (22.32%) Web Services
8 318 (21.84%) Spring
9 269 (18.48%) .NET Framework
10 245 (16.83%) AngularJS
11 235 (16.14%) NHibernate
12 201 (13.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 169 (11.61%) REST
14 157 (10.78%) XML
15 151 (10.37%) HTML5
16 150 (10.30%) Hibernate
17 146 (10.03%) StructureMap
18 143 (9.82%) WCF
19 141 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
20 140 (9.62%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 276 (18.96%) Open Source
2 128 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 103 (7.07%) Mobile App
4 83 (5.70%) User Experience
5 63 (4.33%) Blog
6 53 (3.64%) Mathematics
7 39 (2.68%) Inversion of Control
8 27 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 24 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (1.58%) Video on Demand
10 23 (1.58%) IPTV
11 17 (1.17%) DTV
12 15 (1.03%) Hedge funds
13 14 (0.96%) Digital Media
13 14 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (0.96%) Blackberry
13 14 (0.96%) Social Network
14 13 (0.89%) Derivative
14 13 (0.89%) Xbox
15 12 (0.82%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 132 (9.07%) Windows
2 100 (6.87%) Linux
3 85 (5.84%) Apple iOS
4 80 (5.49%) Android
5 57 (3.91%) UNIX
6 31 (2.13%) Windows Phone
7 25 (1.72%) Debian
8 21 (1.44%) Solaris
9 15 (1.03%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.76%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.34%) AIX
12 1 (0.069%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.069%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.069%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.069%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.069%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1304 (89.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1266 (86.95%) TDD
3 720 (49.45%) BDD
4 605 (41.55%) Scrum
5 549 (37.71%) MVC
6 538 (36.95%) Continuous Integration
7 412 (28.30%) E-Commerce
8 365 (25.07%) OO
9 350 (24.04%) Software Engineering
10 211 (14.49%) Unit Testing
11 188 (12.91%) Refactoring
12 187 (12.84%) OOD
13 186 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
14 163 (11.20%) Kanban
15 145 (9.96%) Domain-Driven Design
16 140 (9.62%) SOA
17 133 (9.13%) DevOps
18 132 (9.07%) OOP
19 118 (8.10%) Mentoring
20 115 (7.90%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 735 (50.48%) JavaScript
2 710 (48.76%) C#
3 630 (43.27%) Java
4 380 (26.10%) SQL
5 292 (20.05%) Ruby
6 122 (8.38%) Python
7 120 (8.24%) C++
8 110 (7.55%) Scala
9 101 (6.94%) VB.NET
10 90 (6.18%) PHP
11 82 (5.63%) Groovy
12 61 (4.19%) XAML
13 56 (3.85%) Clojure
14 47 (3.23%) C
15 23 (1.58%) F#
16 21 (1.44%) Perl
17 18 (1.24%) VB
18 15 (1.03%) T-SQL
19 14 (0.96%) Erlang
19 14 (0.96%) Golang
Qualifications
1 168 (11.54%) Degree
2 32 (2.20%) PhD
3 12 (0.82%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.55%) Sun Certification
5 7 (0.48%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.14%) MCP
7 2 (0.14%) MCSD
7 2 (0.14%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.069%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (12.98%) QA
2 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.069%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.21%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (1.85%) Puppet
3 9 (0.62%) Capistrano
4 6 (0.41%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.21%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.14%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.069%) Oozie
Vendors
1 215 (14.77%) Microsoft
2 156 (10.71%) Oracle
3 99 (6.80%) Endeca
4 96 (6.59%) RedPrairie
5 76 (5.22%) Google
6 56 (3.85%) hybris
7 52 (3.57%) Twitter
8 37 (2.54%) Xamarin
9 35 (2.40%) Adobe
10 34 (2.34%) JBoss
11 30 (2.06%) Red Gate
12 27 (1.85%) SAP
13 23 (1.58%) IBM
14 20 (1.37%) Sybase
15 17 (1.17%) HP
16 16 (1.10%) GigaSpaces
17 15 (1.03%) Sony
17 15 (1.03%) EPiServer
18 14 (0.96%) Sitecore
19 13 (0.89%) Toshiba
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