Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Pair Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pair Programming over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 159 164
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 26 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.72% 0.44% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.48% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 27
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £64,375 £56,475 £102,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +20.00%

Pair Programming is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,309 2,947 3,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.31% 91.69% 90.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,720 2,414 2,861
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,681 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Pair Programming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in Bristol

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Pair Programming in Bristol

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Pair Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 23 (88.46%) TDD
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 13 (50.00%) HTML
5 12 (46.15%) Java
5 12 (46.15%) SQL
5 12 (46.15%) Python
6 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
6 11 (42.31%) Ruby
6 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
7 10 (38.46%) Kanban
8 9 (34.62%) Web Development
8 9 (34.62%) C#
8 9 (34.62%) .NET
8 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
8 9 (34.62%) Scrum-ban
8 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (34.62%) Mob Programming
9 8 (30.77%) Acceptance Criteria
9 8 (30.77%) Virtual Team
9 8 (30.77%) User Stories
9 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
9 8 (30.77%) XML
9 8 (30.77%) XSL
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 8 (30.77%) Ajax
9 8 (30.77%) Local Government
10 7 (26.92%) Finance
10 7 (26.92%) Coaching
10 7 (26.92%) React

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) npm
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Ant
2 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
2 3 (11.54%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Grunt
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.85%) Bower
4 1 (3.85%) gulp
4 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Protractor
4 1 (3.85%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (30.77%) Local Government
2 7 (26.92%) Finance
3 6 (23.08%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
3 9 (34.62%) .NET
4 8 (30.77%) Ajax
4 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 8 (30.77%) XML
4 8 (30.77%) XSL
5 7 (26.92%) React
6 5 (19.23%) CSS
6 5 (19.23%) CSS3
6 5 (19.23%) HTML5
7 4 (15.38%) RESTful
7 4 (15.38%) Spring
7 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 3 (11.54%) JMS
8 3 (11.54%) Node.js
8 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (7.69%) OpenID
9 2 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.69%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.85%) PlayStation
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) TDD
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
4 10 (38.46%) Kanban
5 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (34.62%) Mob Programming
5 9 (34.62%) Scrum-ban
5 9 (34.62%) Web Development
6 8 (30.77%) Acceptance Criteria
6 8 (30.77%) User Stories
7 7 (26.92%) BDD
7 7 (26.92%) Coaching
8 6 (23.08%) Machine Learning
8 6 (23.08%) Scrum
9 5 (19.23%) OO
10 4 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (11.54%) DevOps
11 3 (11.54%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
11 3 (11.54%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) Python
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) Ruby
4 9 (34.62%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) Go
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) R
5 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Coverity