Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 232 282
Rank change year-on-year -10 +50 +70
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 85 125 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.83% 1.07% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.19% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 73 113 107
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £48,500 £47,500 £41,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £68,750 £86,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9215 10470 15479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.11% 89.42% 89.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 9537 13409
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,150 £33,700
90th Percentile £94,000 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Pair Programming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 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 City of London region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 72 (84.71%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (81.18%) TDD
3 40 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 40 (47.06%) BDD
4 37 (43.53%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (42.35%) HTML
6 35 (41.18%) Java
6 35 (41.18%) CSS
7 29 (34.12%) .NET
7 29 (34.12%) AngularJS
8 28 (32.94%) C#
9 27 (31.76%) Finance
10 26 (30.59%) Scrum
11 24 (28.24%) HTML5
12 23 (27.06%) MVC
13 22 (25.88%) SQL
14 21 (24.71%) TeamCity
14 21 (24.71%) CSS3
15 20 (23.53%) User Experience
16 19 (22.35%) SpecFlow
16 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
17 18 (21.18%) NUnit
17 18 (21.18%) Node.js
18 17 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
18 17 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
18 17 (20.00%) Degree
19 16 (18.82%) Multithreading
19 16 (18.82%) Kanban
19 16 (18.82%) Selenium
19 16 (18.82%) jQuery

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 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.18%) Drupal
2 1 (1.18%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.18%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.18%) nginx
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.59%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.18%) GitHub
4 1 (1.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) HTTP
1 5 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.53%) Redis
4 2 (2.35%) Blockchain
4 2 (2.35%) InfluxDB
4 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.35%) MySQL
4 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.18%) Big Data
5 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.18%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) TeamCity
2 19 (22.35%) SpecFlow
3 18 (21.18%) NUnit
4 16 (18.82%) Selenium
5 13 (15.29%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (12.94%) Jasmine
7 10 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
8 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
9 6 (7.06%) Mocha
9 6 (7.06%) Sinon.JS
10 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.53%) WebDriver
11 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.35%) JIRA
11 2 (2.35%) RSpec
11 2 (2.35%) webpack
12 1 (1.18%) git-flow
12 1 (1.18%) gulp
12 1 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 27 (31.76%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Front Office
4 5 (5.88%) Marketing
5 4 (4.71%) Legal
6 3 (3.53%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.53%) Law
7 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (85.88%) Developer
2 26 (30.59%) Senior Developer
3 13 (15.29%) .NET Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Java Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Python Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Applications Developer
5 11 (12.94%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Lead .NET Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Lead Developer
6 9 (10.59%) .NET Applications Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (10.59%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Senior Python Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (7.06%) C# Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Machine Learning Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.88%) Junior
9 5 (5.88%) QA Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (42.35%) HTML
2 35 (41.18%) CSS
3 29 (34.12%) .NET
3 29 (34.12%) AngularJS
4 24 (28.24%) HTML5
5 21 (24.71%) CSS3
6 18 (21.18%) Node.js
7 16 (18.82%) jQuery
8 15 (17.65%) React
9 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET
9 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (15.29%) WPF
11 11 (12.94%) .NET Framework
11 11 (12.94%) Entity Framework
11 11 (12.94%) NHibernate
11 11 (12.94%) WCF
12 10 (11.76%) Caliburn.Micro
12 10 (11.76%) Kendo UI
12 10 (11.76%) LINQ
13 8 (9.41%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) User Experience
2 16 (18.82%) Fintech
3 10 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 9 (10.59%) Computer Science
5 8 (9.41%) Blog
6 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
7 6 (7.06%) Virtual Team
8 5 (5.88%) Tandem
9 3 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (3.53%) N-Tier
10 2 (2.35%) Bitcoin
10 2 (2.35%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.18%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.24%) Linux
2 6 (7.06%) Windows
3 5 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.71%) Android
5 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (84.71%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (81.18%) TDD
3 40 (47.06%) BDD
4 37 (43.53%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (30.59%) Scrum
6 23 (27.06%) MVC
7 17 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (18.82%) Front End Development
8 16 (18.82%) Kanban
8 16 (18.82%) Multithreading
8 16 (18.82%) Test Automation
9 15 (17.65%) Microservices
9 15 (17.65%) SOLID
10 12 (14.12%) OO
11 11 (12.94%) Open Source
11 11 (12.94%) SDLC
11 11 (12.94%) Web Development
12 10 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
12 10 (11.76%) MVVM
13 9 (10.59%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 35 (41.18%) Java
3 28 (32.94%) C#
4 22 (25.88%) SQL
5 15 (17.65%) Python
6 10 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.24%) Ruby
8 6 (7.06%) Scala
9 5 (5.88%) PHP
10 4 (4.71%) Apple Swift
10 4 (4.71%) C++
11 3 (3.53%) Elixir
11 3 (3.53%) Groovy
11 3 (3.53%) Kotlin
12 2 (2.35%) Clojure
13 1 (1.18%) ES6
13 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.18%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Docker
2 3 (3.53%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.35%) Ansible
2 2 (2.35%) Grafana
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) New Relic
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle
3 5 (5.88%) Caplin
4 3 (3.53%) Sybase
5 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.18%) Adobe
6 1 (1.18%) IBM
6 1 (1.18%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.18%) Splunk