The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 167 201 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 30 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.020% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.026% -
Number of salaries quoted 30 1 0
Average salary £41,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.08% +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3890 3842 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.67% 76.70% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3221 2856
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Pair Programming
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 22 £41,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £27,500 -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (87.10%) TDD
2 25 (80.65%) Scrum
3 24 (77.42%) BDD
4 22 (70.97%) Multithreading
4 22 (70.97%) XAML
4 22 (70.97%) C#
4 22 (70.97%) .NET
4 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
4 22 (70.97%) Low Latency
5 8 (25.81%) Java
6 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.13%) Spring
8 4 (12.90%) Subversion
8 4 (12.90%) MySQL
9 3 (9.68%) Oracle
9 3 (9.68%) Ant
9 3 (9.68%) JUnit
9 3 (9.68%) J2EE
9 3 (9.68%) JBoss
9 3 (9.68%) Apache
9 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
9 3 (9.68%) PhD
9 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
9 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
9 3 (9.68%) Web Services
9 3 (9.68%) Sun
9 3 (9.68%) Sun Certification
9 3 (9.68%) MVC
9 3 (9.68%) XMLBeans
9 3 (9.68%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (9.68%) Apache
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Couchbase
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) CouchDB
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Subversion
2 3 (9.68%) Ant
2 3 (9.68%) JUnit
2 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 22 (70.97%) .NET Developer
2 22 (70.97%) C# Developer
2 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET Developer
2 22 (70.97%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) .NET
1 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
2 5 (16.13%) Spring
3 3 (9.68%) J2EE
3 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) XMLBeans
3 3 (9.68%) JPA
3 3 (9.68%) GWT
3 3 (9.68%) RESTful
4 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
4 2 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) JSON
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) TDD
2 25 (80.65%) Scrum
3 24 (77.42%) BDD
4 22 (70.97%) Multithreading
4 22 (70.97%) Low Latency
5 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) ATDD
7 2 (6.45%) User Stories
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.45%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) XAML
1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) PhD
1 3 (9.68%) Sun Certification
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
1 3 (9.68%) JBoss
1 3 (9.68%) Sun
1 3 (9.68%) Google