The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pair Programming
North West / Cheshire
Rank 88 91 118
Rank change year-on-year +3 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 1 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.095% 1.07% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 1.25% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 5
Median salary - £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

Pair Programming is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 924 1117 1579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.42% 85.33% 90.80%
Number of salaries quoted 737 941 1203
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Pair Programming as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in Cheshire

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Pair Programming in Cheshire

Pair Programming
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Telematics
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Visualforce
2 1 (33.33%) Apex Code
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Fintech

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Telematics
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Apex Code
1 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com