Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 357 310
Rank change year-on-year +71 -47 +50
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 47 11 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.46% 0.090% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.10% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 40 10 49
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.28% +2.38% +16.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £39,763 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £69,125 £86,500
England median annual salary £60,750 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.25% +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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,141 10,979 11,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.88% 90.21% 90.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6,879 8,930 9,797
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in the East of England

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Pair Programming in the East of England

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in the East of England

Pair Programming
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +40 25 £52,500 -22.22% 4
Cambridgeshire +38 11 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Essex - 9 £24,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Pair Programming
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT jobs citing Pair Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (65.96%) TDD
3 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
4 26 (55.32%) Java
4 26 (55.32%) Software Engineering
5 24 (51.06%) Scrum
6 23 (48.94%) Spring
7 22 (46.81%) HTML
8 21 (44.68%) Web Services
9 19 (40.43%) RESTful
10 18 (38.30%) SQL
10 18 (38.30%) .NET
11 17 (36.17%) Unit Testing
11 17 (36.17%) Coaching
12 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
12 16 (34.04%) jQuery
12 16 (34.04%) Java 8
13 15 (31.91%) J2EE
13 15 (31.91%) Kanban
14 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (29.79%) CSS
15 13 (27.66%) Docker
15 13 (27.66%) Node.js
16 11 (23.40%) User Experience
16 11 (23.40%) SOAP
16 11 (23.40%) Oracle
16 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
16 11 (23.40%) C#
16 11 (23.40%) XML
16 11 (23.40%) MVC

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (17.02%) Oracle Service Bus
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.13%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.38%) SaaS
3 1 (2.13%) GitHub
3 1 (2.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) SSL
2 3 (6.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) MongoDB
2 10 (21.28%) MySQL
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.28%) Subversion
3 7 (14.89%) JUnit
3 7 (14.89%) NUnit
4 6 (12.77%) Bitbucket
5 4 (8.51%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.13%) Mockito
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Automotive
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Junior
4 8 (17.02%) Graduate
4 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Applications Architect
5 7 (14.89%) Architect
5 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Graduate Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Graduate J2EE Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Graduate Java Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Graduate SQL Developer
5 7 (14.89%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Junior Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Junior J2EE Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Junior Java Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (14.89%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) Spring
2 22 (46.81%) HTML
3 21 (44.68%) Web Services
4 19 (40.43%) RESTful
5 18 (38.30%) .NET
6 16 (34.04%) jQuery
7 15 (31.91%) J2EE
8 14 (29.79%) CSS
9 13 (27.66%) Node.js
10 11 (23.40%) .NET Core
10 11 (23.40%) SOAP
10 11 (23.40%) XML
11 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
12 8 (17.02%) HTML5
12 8 (17.02%) JSP
12 8 (17.02%) WSDL
12 8 (17.02%) XSD
13 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
13 7 (14.89%) NHibernate
13 7 (14.89%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) User Experience
2 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.26%) Fintech
6 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Raspberry Pi
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (65.96%) TDD
3 26 (55.32%) Software Engineering
4 24 (51.06%) Scrum
5 17 (36.17%) Coaching
5 17 (36.17%) Unit Testing
6 15 (31.91%) Kanban
7 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (23.40%) Mentoring
8 11 (23.40%) MVC
8 11 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (21.28%) SOLID
10 9 (19.15%) Microservices
10 9 (19.15%) SDLC
11 8 (17.02%) Line Management
11 8 (17.02%) Proactive Monitoring
11 8 (17.02%) SOA
12 7 (14.89%) Creative Thinking
12 7 (14.89%) Web Development
13 6 (12.77%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
2 26 (55.32%) Java
3 18 (38.30%) SQL
4 16 (34.04%) Java 8
5 11 (23.40%) C#
6 8 (17.02%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.38%) ES6
7 3 (6.38%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.38%) XAML
8 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) QA
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft