The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 202 229
Rank change year-on-year +41 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 70 59 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.36% 0.94% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.03% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 59 54 61
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £66,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.68% +5.55%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4596 5702 9233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.29% 90.61% 89.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 5205 7905
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £81,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Pair Programming in the City of London

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 120 (98.36%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (90.16%) TDD
3 78 (63.93%) JavaScript
4 68 (55.74%) BDD
5 62 (50.82%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (48.36%) HTML
7 53 (43.44%) Java
8 46 (37.70%) Scrum
9 45 (36.89%) C#
9 45 (36.89%) CSS
10 44 (36.07%) AngularJS
11 42 (34.43%) HTML5
12 41 (33.61%) .NET
12 41 (33.61%) Selenium
13 40 (32.79%) jQuery
14 37 (30.33%) Spring
15 33 (27.05%) SQL
16 31 (25.41%) Multithreading
16 31 (25.41%) SpecFlow
17 30 (24.59%) Microservices
17 30 (24.59%) TeamCity
17 30 (24.59%) Test Automation
18 29 (23.77%) SQL Server
18 29 (23.77%) NUnit
19 27 (22.13%) Fintech
20 26 (21.31%) MVC
20 26 (21.31%) CSS3
21 25 (20.49%) Continuous Delivery
21 25 (20.49%) Finance
22 24 (19.67%) WPF

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (2.46%) Jetty
2 2 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.82%) CMS
3 1 (0.82%) Confluence
3 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.84%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) HTTP
2 1 (0.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.30%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.66%) MySQL
4 11 (9.02%) Blockchain
5 6 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.28%) Redis
7 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.82%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (33.61%) Selenium
2 31 (25.41%) SpecFlow
3 30 (24.59%) TeamCity
4 29 (23.77%) NUnit
5 22 (18.03%) Jasmine
5 22 (18.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 21 (17.21%) Rhino Mocks
7 14 (11.48%) WebDriver
8 11 (9.02%) JUnit
9 10 (8.20%) Cucumber
10 8 (6.56%) Protractor
11 6 (4.92%) Subversion
12 4 (3.28%) Fiddler
12 4 (3.28%) Git (software)
13 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
14 2 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (1.64%) JIRA
14 2 (1.64%) JMeter
14 2 (1.64%) Mocha
14 2 (1.64%) Mockito
General
1 25 (20.49%) Finance
2 11 (9.02%) Banking
2 11 (9.02%) Investment Banking
3 10 (8.20%) Front Office
4 9 (7.38%) Legal
5 2 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 93 (76.23%) Developer
2 41 (33.61%) Java Developer
3 25 (20.49%) Senior Developer
4 24 (19.67%) Lead Developer
5 23 (18.85%) .NET Developer
5 23 (18.85%) Lead .NET Developer
6 21 (17.21%) .NET Applications Developer
6 21 (17.21%) Applications Developer
7 15 (12.30%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (11.48%) QA Engineer
9 12 (9.84%) Agile Developer
10 10 (8.20%) Junior
10 10 (8.20%) Junior Developer
11 9 (7.38%) Investment Banking Java Developer
11 9 (7.38%) Junior Investment Banking Java Developer
11 9 (7.38%) Junior Java Developer
11 9 (7.38%) Python Developer
11 9 (7.38%) Senior Agile Developer
11 9 (7.38%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 9 (7.38%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (48.36%) HTML
2 45 (36.89%) CSS
3 44 (36.07%) AngularJS
4 42 (34.43%) HTML5
5 41 (33.61%) .NET
6 40 (32.79%) jQuery
7 37 (30.33%) Spring
8 26 (21.31%) CSS3
9 24 (19.67%) WPF
10 23 (18.85%) ASP.NET
10 23 (18.85%) WCF
11 22 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (17.21%) .NET Framework
12 21 (17.21%) Caliburn.Micro
12 21 (17.21%) Entity Framework
12 21 (17.21%) Kendo UI
12 21 (17.21%) LINQ
12 21 (17.21%) NHibernate
13 17 (13.93%) Node.js
14 15 (12.30%) React
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.13%) Fintech
2 23 (18.85%) User Experience
3 22 (18.03%) Computer Science
4 12 (9.84%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (9.84%) Mobile App
5 10 (8.20%) Bitcoin
6 9 (7.38%) Algorithms
7 8 (6.56%) Blog
8 1 (0.82%) Animation
8 1 (0.82%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.82%) Derivative
8 1 (0.82%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.46%) Unix
1 3 (2.46%) Windows
2 2 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (0.82%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (98.36%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (90.16%) TDD
3 68 (55.74%) BDD
4 62 (50.82%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (37.70%) Scrum
6 31 (25.41%) Multithreading
7 30 (24.59%) Microservices
7 30 (24.59%) Test Automation
8 26 (21.31%) MVC
9 25 (20.49%) Continuous Delivery
10 22 (18.03%) SOLID
11 21 (17.21%) Kanban
11 21 (17.21%) MVVM
11 21 (17.21%) OOP
11 21 (17.21%) SDLC
12 19 (15.57%) OO
13 12 (9.84%) E-Commerce
13 12 (9.84%) Mentoring
13 12 (9.84%) Process Improvement
13 12 (9.84%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 78 (63.93%) JavaScript
2 53 (43.44%) Java
3 45 (36.89%) C#
4 33 (27.05%) SQL
5 21 (17.21%) PowerShell
5 21 (17.21%) T-SQL
6 10 (8.20%) Python
7 9 (7.38%) Scala
8 6 (4.92%) Groovy
9 3 (2.46%) C++
10 2 (1.64%) F#
10 2 (1.64%) PHP
10 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.82%) ES6
11 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (13.11%) Degree
2 14 (11.48%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.39%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) GCP
2 1 (0.82%) Section 508
2 1 (0.82%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Docker
2 1 (0.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) Puppet
2 3 (2.46%) Ansible
3 2 (1.64%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.82%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.82%) Control-M
4 1 (0.82%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.82%) Mesos
4 1 (0.82%) Nagios
4 1 (0.82%) Terraform
4 1 (0.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (7.38%) New Relic
1 9 (7.38%) Oracle
2 2 (1.64%) Adobe
2 2 (1.64%) Zend
3 1 (0.82%) AppDynamics
3 1 (0.82%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.82%) Calypso
3 1 (0.82%) Facebook
3 1 (0.82%) Google
3 1 (0.82%) Murex
3 1 (0.82%) Remedy
3 1 (0.82%) Splunk
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Annual Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £115k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago