The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 180 204 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 34 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.073% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.094% -
Number of salaries quoted 33 4 0
Average salary £41,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.86% +4.70%
Pair Programming
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4227 4237 3570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.62% 77.42% 74.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3493 3576 3029
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the West Midlands region.

Pair Programming Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Pair Programming Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Pair Programming
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 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
Solihull - 26 £41,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £55,000 -
Coventry - 3 £37,500 -
Birmingham +4 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 62 (81.58%) Scrum
1 62 (81.58%) TDD
2 56 (73.68%) .NET
2 56 (73.68%) BDD
3 52 (68.42%) C#
3 52 (68.42%) ASP.NET
4 51 (67.11%) XAML
4 51 (67.11%) Multithreading
4 51 (67.11%) Low Latency
5 15 (19.74%) Java
6 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (14.47%) Subversion
8 8 (10.53%) PhD
8 8 (10.53%) Sun
8 8 (10.53%) Sun Certification
9 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
10 5 (6.58%) PHP
10 5 (6.58%) CSS
10 5 (6.58%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (6.58%) Spring
11 4 (5.26%) HTML
11 4 (5.26%) J2EE
11 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
11 4 (5.26%) Web Services
11 4 (5.26%) OO
11 4 (5.26%) OpenEdge
11 4 (5.26%) Progress 4GL
11 4 (5.26%) Progress
11 4 (5.26%) Adobe
11 4 (5.26%) Hibernate

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (6.58%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.26%) OpenEdge
2 4 (5.26%) Node.js
3 2 (2.63%) Apache
3 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.63%) FileNet
3 2 (2.63%) Drupal
3 2 (2.63%) WordPress
3 2 (2.63%) LiveCycle
3 2 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) MySQL
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.32%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.32%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Subversion
2 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.26%) Hudson
2 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.95%) Ant
4 2 (2.63%) JUnit
4 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.63%) Maven
4 2 (2.63%) JIRA
4 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.32%) Phing
General
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
1 2 (2.63%) Automotive
1 2 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (98.68%) Developer
2 51 (67.11%) .NET Developer
2 51 (67.11%) C# Developer
2 51 (67.11%) ASP.NET Developer
2 51 (67.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 51 (67.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (17.11%) Java Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Senior Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Java Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Java Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Architect
6 4 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Progress Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (73.68%) .NET
2 52 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.58%) CSS
3 5 (6.58%) Spring
4 4 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 4 (5.26%) J2EE
4 4 (5.26%) Web Services
4 4 (5.26%) HTML
4 4 (5.26%) jQuery
4 4 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.95%) HTML5
5 3 (3.95%) REST
5 3 (3.95%) CSS3
5 3 (3.95%) XML
5 3 (3.95%) XSLT
6 2 (2.63%) LAMP
6 2 (2.63%) SOAP
6 2 (2.63%) Dojo
6 2 (2.63%) JSF
6 2 (2.63%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Open Source
2 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) UNIX
1 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (81.58%) Scrum
1 62 (81.58%) TDD
2 56 (73.68%) BDD
3 51 (67.11%) Low Latency
3 51 (67.11%) Multithreading
4 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.26%) OO
5 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (3.95%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.95%) Web Development
6 3 (3.95%) SOA
6 3 (3.95%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (3.95%) MVC
6 3 (3.95%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.63%) DevOps
7 2 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.63%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.63%) RUP
7 2 (2.63%) DSDM
7 2 (2.63%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (68.42%) C#
2 51 (67.11%) XAML
3 15 (19.74%) Java
4 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.58%) PHP
6 4 (5.26%) Progress 4GL
7 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.63%) Ruby
7 2 (2.63%) Groovy
7 2 (2.63%) Scala
7 2 (2.63%) Clojure
8 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) PhD
1 8 (10.53%) Sun Certification
2 4 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Sun
2 4 (5.26%) Adobe
2 4 (5.26%) Progress
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) IBM
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) JBoss
4 2 (2.63%) Google
4 2 (2.63%) Twitter
5 1 (1.32%) SAP