Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 46 50
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 1 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.28% 0.72% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.81% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £58,750 £49,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +45.30%

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 314 246 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 87.71% 88.49% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 273 210 319
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -14.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,675 £23,700
90th Percentile £59,850 £57,750 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Chester region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Pair Programming
Co-occurring 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%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com