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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 230 205 211
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +6
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 7 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.32% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 19
Median salary £52,500 £70,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +70.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £48,250 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £95,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +16.04%
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
5074 4669 4695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.00% 86.91% 83.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3984 3870 3948
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 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 29 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Shropshire - 2 £57,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £58,750 -
Birmingham -34 1 £40,000 -50.00%
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Scala
3 6 (46.15%) DevOps
4 5 (38.46%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
5 4 (30.77%) Node.js
5 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 3 (23.08%) Blog
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) Microservices
6 3 (23.08%) MuleSoft
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source Development
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Mule
2 1 (7.69%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Digital Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Games Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Games Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Low Latency Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Scala Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) REST
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 4 (30.77%) Node.js
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) XSL
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Grails
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blog
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) DevOps
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
5 4 (30.77%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Microservices
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source Development
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (15.38%) Kanban
7 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 2 (15.38%) User Stories
7 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
1 6 (46.15%) Scala
2 4 (30.77%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) MuleSoft
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) WSO2