The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pair Programming
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - 30 -
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester - 1.99% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £36,250 -
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 Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 120 129 142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 88.24% 85.43% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 102 112 103
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Pair Programming in Chester

Pair Programming
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Chester region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Telematics
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Java Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet