Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 144 152
Rank change year-on-year -22 +8 +29
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 6 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.20% 0.18% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.20% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 11
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +45.30%
10th Percentile £34,375 £31,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £55,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +7.50%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2680 1965 2881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.68% 87.22% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2025 1667 2440
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in Cheshire

Pair Programming
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -5 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Warrington - 1 £32,500 - 1
Pair Programming
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) Fintech
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience

Pair Programming
Co-occurring 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 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Java Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Fintech
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com