The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 440 463 433
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -30
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 589 608 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.56% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.64% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 487 471 544
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.75%

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
86015 94271 97867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.06% 87.58% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 71937 77596 78114
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Pair Programming as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 584 £57,500 - 85
London +41 392 £61,250 -2.00% 53
City of London +52 75 £60,000 -4.00% 20
South East +2 59 £54,000 +3.84% 9
North West +21 39 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Yorkshire +46 37 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Oxfordshire +1 32 £54,000 +3.84% 3
East of England +43 26 £48,000 -20.00% 2
Leeds +34 25 £50,000 +25.00% 4
West Yorkshire +31 25 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Manchester +10 25 £50,000 +10.49% 4
Abingdon - 18 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +18 15 £50,000 +42.85%
East Midlands +7 15 £50,000 +17.64%
Sheffield +21 12 £40,000 +21.21% 1
South Yorkshire +18 12 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Cambridgeshire +18 12 £49,500 +36.55%
Merseyside - 12 £32,500 -
Liverpool - 12 £32,500 -
Oxford -15 11 £54,000 -16.92%
Mansfield - 10 £50,000 -
Rochdale -1 9 £50,000 -1.96%
Suffolk - 9 £35,000 -
Hampshire -12 8 £52,500 +10.52% 3
South West -34 8 £42,500 - 3
East Sussex +6 7 £70,000 +28.44%
West Midlands -7 7 £50,000 - 2
Brighton +7 6 £70,000 +27.27%
Crawley -18 6 £57,500 +15.00%
West Sussex -20 6 £57,500 +15.00%

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Pair Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 1142 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1036 (81.06%) TDD
3 691 (54.07%) Java
4 596 (46.64%) JavaScript
5 537 (42.02%) HTML
6 533 (41.71%) Continuous Integration
7 526 (41.16%) Scrum
8 439 (34.35%) BDD
9 381 (29.81%) Spring
10 372 (29.11%) CSS
11 355 (27.78%) C#
12 342 (26.76%) MVC
13 341 (26.68%) AngularJS
14 314 (24.57%) Software Engineering
15 293 (22.93%) .NET
16 284 (22.22%) Kanban
17 273 (21.36%) OO
18 270 (21.13%) SQL
19 269 (21.05%) Web Services
20 260 (20.34%) HTML5
21 255 (19.95%) REST
22 251 (19.64%) jQuery
23 246 (19.25%) Open Source
24 231 (18.08%) Node.js
25 214 (16.74%) Scala
26 210 (16.43%) Git (software)
27 207 (16.20%) Maven
28 206 (16.12%) Finance
29 199 (15.57%) Jenkins
30 196 (15.34%) NoSQL

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (3.60%) Tomcat
2 42 (3.29%) CMS
2 42 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (2.82%) Apache
3 36 (2.82%) Apache Spark
4 35 (2.74%) JBoss
5 34 (2.66%) Apache Solr
6 26 (2.03%) Confluence
7 23 (1.80%) IIS
8 19 (1.49%) Mule
9 16 (1.25%) Mule ESB
10 10 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 10 (0.78%) Drupal
11 9 (0.70%) Liferay
11 9 (0.70%) Magnolia
11 9 (0.70%) nginx
12 6 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (0.39%) Apache Pig
13 5 (0.39%) NServiceBus
13 5 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 48 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.47%) MS Office
4 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 25 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.078%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 110 (8.61%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (3.21%) SaaS
4 40 (3.13%) GitHub
5 24 (1.88%) PaaS
6 18 (1.41%) IaaS
7 15 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (1.17%) Heroku
8 12 (0.94%) Google Analytics
9 10 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.47%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.47%) MailChimp
11 4 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 71 (5.56%) Internet
2 44 (3.44%) HTTP
3 13 (1.02%) SSH
3 13 (1.02%) VPN
4 8 (0.63%) NFC
5 7 (0.55%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.31%) DNS
7 3 (0.23%) AMQP
7 3 (0.23%) SSL
7 3 (0.23%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.16%) SMTP
9 1 (0.078%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (15.34%) NoSQL
2 178 (13.93%) SQL Server
3 154 (12.05%) MongoDB
4 139 (10.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 134 (10.49%) MySQL
6 106 (8.29%) Big Data
7 63 (4.93%) Relational Database
8 59 (4.62%) CouchDB
9 42 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
10 38 (2.97%) Hadoop
11 37 (2.90%) Redis
12 31 (2.43%) Neo4j
13 29 (2.27%) RDBMS
14 21 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (1.02%) Couchbase
17 10 (0.78%) Apache Hive
17 10 (0.78%) Hazelcast
18 9 (0.70%) SQLite
19 7 (0.55%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 210 (16.43%) Git (software)
2 207 (16.20%) Maven
3 199 (15.57%) Jenkins
4 166 (12.99%) JUnit
5 159 (12.44%) Cucumber
6 141 (11.03%) Gradle
7 132 (10.33%) Mockito
8 94 (7.36%) Selenium
9 86 (6.73%) Subversion
10 84 (6.57%) TeamCity
11 70 (5.48%) CruiseControl
12 64 (5.01%) TestNG
13 60 (4.69%) Jasmine
14 57 (4.46%) EasyMock
15 54 (4.23%) JIRA
16 42 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
17 40 (3.13%) Visual Studio
18 38 (2.97%) Grunt
18 38 (2.97%) Hudson
18 38 (2.97%) SpecFlow
General
1 206 (16.12%) Finance
2 82 (6.42%) Games
3 58 (4.54%) Telecoms
4 39 (3.05%) Marketing
4 39 (3.05%) Retail
5 36 (2.82%) Law
6 33 (2.58%) Banking
7 28 (2.19%) Back Office
8 21 (1.64%) Publishing
9 19 (1.49%) Front Office
10 9 (0.70%) Electronics
11 8 (0.63%) Advertising
11 8 (0.63%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.55%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.47%) Automotive
14 3 (0.23%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.23%) French Language
14 3 (0.23%) Legal
15 2 (0.16%) German Language
16 1 (0.078%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 986 (77.15%) Developer
2 407 (31.85%) Java Developer
3 288 (22.54%) Senior Developer
4 205 (16.04%) C# Developer
5 180 (14.08%) .NET Developer
6 151 (11.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 151 (11.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 141 (11.03%) Software Engineer
8 117 (9.15%) JavaScript Developer
9 108 (8.45%) Agile Developer
10 106 (8.29%) Software Developer
11 88 (6.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 72 (5.63%) Java Engineer
13 69 (5.40%) ASP.NET Developer
14 67 (5.24%) C# Software Developer
14 67 (5.24%) Lead Developer
15 66 (5.16%) Senior Software Engineer
16 65 (5.09%) Agile Java Developer
17 63 (4.93%) Senior C# Developer
18 60 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 537 (42.02%) HTML
2 381 (29.81%) Spring
3 372 (29.11%) CSS
4 341 (26.68%) AngularJS
5 293 (22.93%) .NET
6 269 (21.05%) Web Services
7 260 (20.34%) HTML5
8 255 (19.95%) REST
9 251 (19.64%) jQuery
10 231 (18.08%) Node.js
11 172 (13.46%) JSON
12 169 (13.22%) XML
13 149 (11.66%) RESTful
14 147 (11.50%) React
15 141 (11.03%) CSS3
16 137 (10.72%) ASP.NET
17 116 (9.08%) Backbone.js
18 106 (8.29%) Hibernate
19 102 (7.98%) ASP.NET MVC
20 97 (7.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 140 (10.95%) Computer Science
2 65 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (5.09%) User Experience
3 61 (4.77%) Mobile App
4 53 (4.15%) Algorithms
5 43 (3.36%) Hedge funds
6 36 (2.82%) Data Structures
7 34 (2.66%) iPad
8 30 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
10 26 (2.03%) Fintech
11 22 (1.72%) Blog
12 21 (1.64%) Xbox
13 19 (1.49%) Mathematics
14 16 (1.25%) iPhone
14 16 (1.25%) PlayStation
14 16 (1.25%) Virtual Team
15 15 (1.17%) Derivative
16 14 (1.10%) Animation
17 13 (1.02%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 191 (14.95%) Linux
2 176 (13.77%) Windows
3 54 (4.23%) Android
3 54 (4.23%) Unix
4 44 (3.44%) Apple iOS
5 25 (1.96%) Mac OS X
6 18 (1.41%) Windows Server
7 13 (1.02%) Windows 8
7 13 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.78%) Windows Phone
9 8 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.16%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (0.078%) Debian
11 1 (0.078%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.078%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.078%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.078%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1142 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1036 (81.06%) TDD
3 533 (41.71%) Continuous Integration
4 526 (41.16%) Scrum
5 439 (34.35%) BDD
6 342 (26.76%) MVC
7 314 (24.57%) Software Engineering
8 284 (22.22%) Kanban
9 273 (21.36%) OO
10 246 (19.25%) Open Source
11 176 (13.77%) Web Development
12 167 (13.07%) Continuous Delivery
13 142 (11.11%) Mentoring
14 137 (10.72%) E-Commerce
15 134 (10.49%) DevOps
16 117 (9.15%) High Availability
17 111 (8.69%) Front End Development
18 103 (8.06%) Microservices
19 99 (7.75%) Coaching
20 93 (7.28%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 691 (54.07%) Java
2 596 (46.64%) JavaScript
3 355 (27.78%) C#
4 270 (21.13%) SQL
5 214 (16.74%) Scala
6 172 (13.46%) Python
7 138 (10.80%) C++
8 110 (8.61%) Groovy
9 102 (7.98%) Ruby
10 65 (5.09%) PHP
11 60 (4.69%) C
12 29 (2.27%) T-SQL
13 27 (2.11%) ES6
14 24 (1.88%) Clojure
15 22 (1.72%) Go
15 22 (1.72%) Objective-C
15 22 (1.72%) XAML
16 19 (1.49%) TypeScript
17 16 (1.25%) Apple Swift
18 13 (1.02%) F#
Qualifications
1 125 (9.78%) Degree
2 36 (2.82%) DV Cleared
2 36 (2.82%) SC Cleared
2 36 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 11 (0.86%) PhD
4 5 (0.39%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.31%) ISEB
6 2 (0.16%) PMP
7 1 (0.078%) CCA
7 1 (0.078%) HNC
7 1 (0.078%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (13.22%) QA
2 12 (0.94%) SDET
3 8 (0.63%) ISO13485
3 8 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.47%) SLA
5 1 (0.078%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 114 (8.92%) Docker
2 9 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.39%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.31%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.31%) HDFS
5 1 (0.078%) KVM
Systems Management
1 47 (3.68%) Kubernetes
2 45 (3.52%) Puppet
3 21 (1.64%) Mesos
4 20 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (1.25%) Ansible
6 10 (0.78%) Terraform
7 7 (0.55%) Kibana
7 7 (0.55%) logstash
8 6 (0.47%) Packer
9 5 (0.39%) Grafana
10 4 (0.31%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.31%) Salt
11 2 (0.16%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.16%) Nagios
11 2 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 175 (13.69%) Microsoft
2 61 (4.77%) Oracle
2 61 (4.77%) Sophos
3 49 (3.83%) MuleSoft
4 36 (2.82%) Google
5 34 (2.66%) Atlassian
6 26 (2.03%) hybris
7 16 (1.25%) RedGate
7 16 (1.25%) Splunk
8 12 (0.94%) Adobe
8 12 (0.94%) EPiServer
8 12 (0.94%) Sony
9 11 (0.86%) LexisNexis
10 9 (0.70%) SAP
11 5 (0.39%) AppDynamics
11 5 (0.39%) IBM
11 5 (0.39%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.31%) CyberSource
12 4 (0.31%) Twitter
12 4 (0.31%) Xamarin
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous pension & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago