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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 451 443 439
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 581 669 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.62% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.71% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 454 524 520
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £41,625 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +16.04%

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
84459 94716 97476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.26% 87.50% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 70336 78260 78020
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +5 579 £57,500 -4.16% 102
London +7 368 £62,500 - 66
City of London +53 76 £60,000 -4.00% 19
South East +9 75 £50,000 -1.96% 7
Oxfordshire +28 54 £52,000 - 1
Yorkshire +54 45 £47,500 +23.37% 7
Abingdon - 43 - -
Leeds +52 37 £47,500 -32.14% 6
West Yorkshire +49 37 £47,500 -17.39% 6
North West +9 30 £32,500 -28.57% 8
East of England +32 22 £50,250 -16.25% 6
East Midlands +27 21 £47,500 +1.06% 4
Nottinghamshire +23 20 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Manchester -7 17 £47,500 +2.15% 6
Mansfield - 13 £50,000 - 2
Liverpool - 12 £32,500 -
Merseyside - 12 £32,500 -
Sheffield +21 8 £38,500 +16.66% 1
South Yorkshire +18 8 £38,500 +16.66% 1
South West -53 8 £42,500 - 4
East Sussex +9 7 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Nottingham +9 7 £40,000 +14.28%
West Midlands -16 7 £52,500 -12.50%
Brighton +17 6 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Bedfordshire +16 6 £82,500 +83.33% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 6 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Bristol -5 6 £42,500 - 3
Rochdale -5 6 £50,000 -1.96% 1
Hampshire -6 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Suffolk - 6 £35,250 - 1

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 1120 (88.19%) Agile Software Development
2 1004 (79.06%) TDD
3 678 (53.39%) Java
4 583 (45.91%) JavaScript
5 527 (41.50%) HTML
6 515 (40.55%) Continuous Integration
7 490 (38.58%) Scrum
8 427 (33.62%) BDD
9 369 (29.06%) CSS
10 356 (28.03%) Spring
11 353 (27.80%) AngularJS
12 334 (26.30%) Software Engineering
12 334 (26.30%) C#
13 308 (24.25%) MVC
14 282 (22.20%) Kanban
15 279 (21.97%) .NET
16 266 (20.94%) OO
17 265 (20.87%) SQL
18 259 (20.39%) HTML5
19 251 (19.76%) Open Source
20 249 (19.61%) jQuery
21 244 (19.21%) Node.js
22 237 (18.66%) REST
23 235 (18.50%) Web Services
24 222 (17.48%) Scala
25 215 (16.93%) Git (software)
26 202 (15.91%) NoSQL
27 199 (15.67%) Jenkins
28 198 (15.59%) Linux
29 197 (15.51%) Python

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 53 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 42 (3.31%) Tomcat
3 40 (3.15%) CMS
4 35 (2.76%) JBoss
5 34 (2.68%) Apache
6 33 (2.60%) Apache Spark
7 29 (2.28%) Apache Solr
8 23 (1.81%) Confluence
9 19 (1.50%) IIS
10 16 (1.26%) Drupal
10 16 (1.26%) Mule
11 14 (1.10%) Mule ESB
12 11 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (0.63%) nginx
14 6 (0.47%) Liferay
14 6 (0.47%) Magnolia
14 6 (0.47%) OpenCms
15 5 (0.39%) NServiceBus
15 5 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (3.23%) 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 22 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.079%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 120 (9.45%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (3.54%) GitHub
4 31 (2.44%) SaaS
5 27 (2.13%) PaaS
6 23 (1.81%) IaaS
7 22 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (1.42%) Heroku
9 12 (0.94%) Google Analytics
10 8 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.47%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.47%) MailChimp
12 4 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 71 (5.59%) Internet
2 36 (2.83%) HTTP
3 20 (1.57%) SSH
3 20 (1.57%) VPN
4 8 (0.63%) NFC
5 7 (0.55%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.31%) SSL
6 4 (0.31%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.24%) AMQP
7 3 (0.24%) DNS
8 2 (0.16%) IPv6
8 2 (0.16%) SMTP
9 1 (0.079%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (15.91%) NoSQL
2 159 (12.52%) SQL Server
3 155 (12.20%) MongoDB
4 147 (11.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 137 (10.79%) MySQL
6 112 (8.82%) Big Data
7 54 (4.25%) CouchDB
8 53 (4.17%) Relational Database
9 46 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
10 38 (2.99%) Redis
11 33 (2.60%) Neo4j
12 32 (2.52%) Hadoop
13 27 (2.13%) RDBMS
14 18 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (0.79%) Couchbase
17 9 (0.71%) SQLite
18 8 (0.63%) Hazelcast
19 7 (0.55%) Triplestore
20 6 (0.47%) Riak
Development Applications
1 215 (16.93%) Git (software)
2 199 (15.67%) Jenkins
3 189 (14.88%) Maven
4 165 (12.99%) Cucumber
5 157 (12.36%) JUnit
6 129 (10.16%) Gradle
7 127 (10.00%) Mockito
8 92 (7.24%) TeamCity
9 91 (7.17%) Selenium
10 73 (5.75%) Subversion
11 69 (5.43%) CruiseControl
12 64 (5.04%) Jasmine
13 63 (4.96%) TestNG
14 56 (4.41%) EasyMock
15 49 (3.86%) JIRA
16 41 (3.23%) Grunt
17 40 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
18 33 (2.60%) SpecFlow
18 33 (2.60%) WebDriver
19 32 (2.52%) Hudson
General
1 190 (14.96%) Finance
2 91 (7.17%) Games
3 45 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 35 (2.76%) Marketing
5 34 (2.68%) Law
6 33 (2.60%) Retail
7 29 (2.28%) Back Office
8 26 (2.05%) Banking
9 22 (1.73%) Publishing
10 19 (1.50%) Front Office
11 7 (0.55%) Electronics
11 7 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.47%) Automotive
13 5 (0.39%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.24%) Advertising
14 3 (0.24%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.16%) French Language
15 2 (0.16%) German Language
15 2 (0.16%) Legal
15 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 946 (74.49%) Developer
2 383 (30.16%) Java Developer
3 282 (22.20%) Senior Developer
4 183 (14.41%) C# Developer
5 168 (13.23%) Software Engineer
6 162 (12.76%) .NET Developer
7 142 (11.18%) Senior Java Developer
8 131 (10.31%) C# .NET Developer
9 105 (8.27%) Agile Developer
10 104 (8.19%) JavaScript Developer
11 96 (7.56%) Software Developer
12 91 (7.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 85 (6.69%) Senior Software Engineer
14 72 (5.67%) Java Engineer
15 67 (5.28%) Agile Java Developer
16 59 (4.65%) Lead Developer
16 59 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
17 58 (4.57%) C# Software Developer
17 58 (4.57%) Scala Developer
18 54 (4.25%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 527 (41.50%) HTML
2 369 (29.06%) CSS
3 356 (28.03%) Spring
4 353 (27.80%) AngularJS
5 279 (21.97%) .NET
6 259 (20.39%) HTML5
7 249 (19.61%) jQuery
8 244 (19.21%) Node.js
9 237 (18.66%) REST
10 235 (18.50%) Web Services
11 161 (12.68%) JSON
12 154 (12.13%) React
13 150 (11.81%) XML
14 147 (11.57%) RESTful
15 133 (10.47%) CSS3
16 118 (9.29%) Backbone.js
17 114 (8.98%) ASP.NET
18 105 (8.27%) Hibernate
19 91 (7.17%) SOAP
20 90 (7.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 138 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 64 (5.04%) User Experience
3 63 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (4.72%) Algorithms
5 54 (4.25%) Mobile App
6 45 (3.54%) Hedge funds
7 42 (3.31%) Data Structures
8 31 (2.44%) iPad
9 27 (2.13%) Blog
9 27 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
10 26 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (1.89%) Fintech
12 18 (1.42%) Animation
12 18 (1.42%) Xbox
13 17 (1.34%) Mathematics
14 16 (1.26%) Derivative
14 16 (1.26%) iPhone
15 13 (1.02%) PlayStation
15 13 (1.02%) RIA
15 13 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 198 (15.59%) Linux
2 166 (13.07%) Windows
3 58 (4.57%) Unix
4 51 (4.02%) Android
5 41 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 35 (2.76%) Mac OS X
7 18 (1.42%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.71%) Windows 8
8 9 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.47%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.16%) Debian
12 1 (0.079%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.079%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1120 (88.19%) Agile Software Development
2 1004 (79.06%) TDD
3 515 (40.55%) Continuous Integration
4 490 (38.58%) Scrum
5 427 (33.62%) BDD
6 334 (26.30%) Software Engineering
7 308 (24.25%) MVC
8 282 (22.20%) Kanban
9 266 (20.94%) OO
10 251 (19.76%) Open Source
11 171 (13.46%) Web Development
12 159 (12.52%) Mentoring
13 156 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
14 140 (11.02%) DevOps
15 137 (10.79%) E-Commerce
16 127 (10.00%) Coaching
17 119 (9.37%) High Availability
18 110 (8.66%) Front End Development
19 106 (8.35%) Microservices
20 87 (6.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 678 (53.39%) Java
2 583 (45.91%) JavaScript
3 334 (26.30%) C#
4 265 (20.87%) SQL
5 222 (17.48%) Scala
6 197 (15.51%) Python
7 147 (11.57%) C++
8 115 (9.06%) Ruby
9 107 (8.43%) Groovy
10 71 (5.59%) PHP
11 70 (5.51%) C
12 29 (2.28%) ES6
13 24 (1.89%) Go
14 23 (1.81%) T-SQL
15 22 (1.73%) Objective-C
16 21 (1.65%) XAML
17 19 (1.50%) Clojure
18 17 (1.34%) Apple Swift
19 15 (1.18%) TypeScript
20 12 (0.94%) F#
Qualifications
1 132 (10.39%) Degree
2 39 (3.07%) DV Cleared
2 39 (3.07%) SC Cleared
2 39 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 9 (0.71%) PhD
4 5 (0.39%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.31%) ISEB
6 2 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (13.70%) QA
2 13 (1.02%) SDET
3 10 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.63%) ISO13485
5 6 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 119 (9.37%) Docker
2 9 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.24%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.24%) HDFS
4 2 (0.16%) KVM
5 1 (0.079%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (3.62%) Puppet
2 45 (3.54%) Kubernetes
3 21 (1.65%) Mesos
3 21 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.18%) Ansible
5 13 (1.02%) Terraform
6 12 (0.94%) Kibana
6 12 (0.94%) logstash
7 10 (0.79%) Grafana
8 8 (0.63%) Packer
9 4 (0.31%) Salt
10 3 (0.24%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.16%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.16%) Nagios
11 2 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 179 (14.09%) Microsoft
2 82 (6.46%) Sophos
3 55 (4.33%) Oracle
4 51 (4.02%) MuleSoft
5 42 (3.31%) Google
6 37 (2.91%) Atlassian
7 21 (1.65%) hybris
8 20 (1.57%) Splunk
9 13 (1.02%) Adobe
10 12 (0.94%) RedGate
11 11 (0.87%) Sony
12 10 (0.79%) AppDynamics
13 8 (0.63%) EPiServer
13 8 (0.63%) LexisNexis
13 8 (0.63%) SAP
14 6 (0.47%) IBM
15 5 (0.39%) Sitecore
16 4 (0.31%) Apple
16 4 (0.31%) Cognizant
16 4 (0.31%) CyberSource
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