Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Extreme Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Extreme Programming over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extreme Programming (XP)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 927 923 1042
Rank change year-on-year -4 +119 -31
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 159 236 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 94 190 109
England median annual salary £62,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.73% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £44,125 £41,925 £35,000
90th Percentile £86,750 £110,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £61,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.82% +4.76% -8.70%

Extreme 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 128,817 149,145 152,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.70% 91.83% 91.35%
Number of salaries quoted 102,612 120,883 126,844
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Extreme Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Extreme Programming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Extreme Programming in England

Extreme Programming
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Extreme Programming in England

Extreme Programming
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Extreme Programming in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Extreme Programming in England

Extreme Programming
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the England region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
London +51 78 £62,000 -14.48% 9
South East -6 44 £70,000 +12.00% 8
North of England +6 17 £57,500 +15.00% 3
North West +42 16 £60,000 +9.09%
East of England +31 13 £61,000 +14.02%
Midlands +24 6 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Midlands +46 3 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East Midlands +19 3 £60,000 +26.32%
North East +16 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Extreme Programming
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing Extreme 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 England region with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 130 (81.76%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (56.60%) TDD
3 88 (55.35%) Scrum
4 67 (42.14%) JavaScript
5 62 (38.99%) OO
6 61 (38.36%) Java
6 61 (38.36%) C#
6 61 (38.36%) Continuous Integration
6 61 (38.36%) DevOps
7 51 (32.08%) .NET
8 50 (31.45%) Software Engineering
9 49 (30.82%) Spring
9 49 (30.82%) Finance
9 49 (30.82%) Mentoring
10 48 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
11 47 (29.56%) Pair Programming
12 46 (28.93%) SOLID
13 45 (28.30%) Java 8
14 43 (27.04%) Docker
15 42 (26.42%) AngularJS
16 41 (25.79%) Kanban
17 39 (24.53%) Jenkins
18 38 (23.90%) Amazon AWS
19 37 (23.27%) RESTful
19 37 (23.27%) Spring Boot
20 35 (22.01%) Git (software)
20 35 (22.01%) Mathematics
20 35 (22.01%) SQL Server
21 34 (21.38%) OOD
22 32 (20.13%) MVC

Extreme Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (3.77%) OpenStack
2 5 (3.14%) CMS
3 4 (2.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (2.52%) Apache
4 3 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.63%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.63%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) nginx
5 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 48 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (23.90%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.66%) OpenShift
3 9 (5.66%) SaaS
4 6 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (3.14%) Amazon S3
5 5 (3.14%) Serverless
6 2 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.77%) AMQP
2 5 (3.14%) HTTP
3 3 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (0.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.63%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.63%) Internet
4 1 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.01%) SQL Server
2 28 (17.61%) NoSQL
3 22 (13.84%) MongoDB
4 20 (12.58%) MySQL
4 20 (12.58%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (8.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (4.40%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.77%) Event Store
7 6 (3.77%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.26%) Redis
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.63%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 39 (24.53%) Jenkins
2 35 (22.01%) Git (software)
3 15 (9.43%) Selenium
4 14 (8.81%) JUnit
5 13 (8.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (7.55%) Visual Studio
7 11 (6.92%) MSTest
7 11 (6.92%) Ranorex
8 9 (5.66%) Cucumber
8 9 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (4.40%) Maven
9 7 (4.40%) Vagrant
9 7 (4.40%) WebDriver
10 6 (3.77%) Mockito
11 5 (3.14%) Grunt
12 4 (2.52%) Appium
12 4 (2.52%) Calabash
12 4 (2.52%) gulp
12 4 (2.52%) NUnit
13 3 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 49 (30.82%) Finance
2 24 (15.09%) Retail
3 20 (12.58%) Banking
4 17 (10.69%) Games
5 8 (5.03%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.77%) Law
7 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.26%) Advertising
9 1 (0.63%) Automotive
9 1 (0.63%) German Language
9 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (46.54%) Developer
2 41 (25.79%) Java Developer
3 26 (16.35%) Software Engineer
4 21 (13.21%) QA Engineer
5 19 (11.95%) Senior QA Engineer
6 16 (10.06%) QA Test Engineer
6 16 (10.06%) QA Tester
6 16 (10.06%) Test Engineer
6 16 (10.06%) Tester
7 14 (8.81%) C# Developer
7 14 (8.81%) Senior QA Tester
7 14 (8.81%) Senior Test Engineer
7 14 (8.81%) Senior Tester
8 13 (8.18%) Technical Leader
9 10 (6.29%) Java Engineer
10 9 (5.66%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (5.66%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.03%) Engineering Manager
11 8 (5.03%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (32.08%) .NET
2 49 (30.82%) Spring
3 42 (26.42%) AngularJS
4 37 (23.27%) RESTful
4 37 (23.27%) Spring Boot
5 31 (19.50%) React
6 23 (14.47%) RabbitMQ
7 21 (13.21%) Web Services
8 17 (10.69%) CSS
9 16 (10.06%) HTML
9 16 (10.06%) Node.js
9 16 (10.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (10.06%) Velocity
10 14 (8.81%) Nightwatchjs
11 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET
11 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (8.18%) REST
11 13 (8.18%) WPF
12 11 (6.92%) WCF
12 11 (6.92%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.84%) Algorithms
2 9 (5.66%) Data Structures
2 9 (5.66%) Fintech
2 9 (5.66%) Online Gambling
3 8 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.40%) Mainframe
5 6 (3.77%) Arduino
5 6 (3.77%) User Experience
6 3 (1.89%) Clustering
6 3 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.89%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Robotics
7 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.52%) Apple iOS
1 4 (2.52%) Linux
2 3 (1.89%) Windows
3 1 (0.63%) Android
3 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.63%) Unix
3 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (81.76%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (56.60%) TDD
3 88 (55.35%) Scrum
4 62 (38.99%) OO
5 61 (38.36%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (38.36%) DevOps
6 50 (31.45%) Software Engineering
7 49 (30.82%) Mentoring
8 47 (29.56%) Pair Programming
9 46 (28.93%) SOLID
10 41 (25.79%) Kanban
11 35 (22.01%) Mathematics
12 34 (21.38%) OOD
13 32 (20.13%) MVC
14 30 (18.87%) Microservices
15 25 (15.72%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (15.72%) Test Automation
16 23 (14.47%) OOP
17 22 (13.84%) Computer Science
17 22 (13.84%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (42.14%) JavaScript
2 61 (38.36%) C#
2 61 (38.36%) Java
3 45 (28.30%) Java 8
4 31 (19.50%) SQL
5 13 (8.18%) Python
6 12 (7.55%) TypeScript
7 7 (4.40%) Ruby
8 6 (3.77%) ES6
8 6 (3.77%) F#
8 6 (3.77%) Java 9
9 4 (2.52%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.89%) AspectJ
10 3 (1.89%) C++
10 3 (1.89%) Scala
11 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.26%) C
11 2 (1.26%) Clojure
11 2 (1.26%) PHP
11 2 (1.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (13.84%) Degree
2 6 (3.77%) OCPJP
3 3 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (20.13%) QA
System Software
1 43 (27.04%) Docker
2 6 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (14.47%) Kubernetes
2 10 (6.29%) Ansible
3 8 (5.03%) Grafana
3 8 (5.03%) Graylog
3 8 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.03%) Prometheus
3 8 (5.03%) Puppet
4 5 (3.14%) Terraform
5 3 (1.89%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (10.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.03%) PagerDuty
2 8 (5.03%) Splunk
2 8 (5.03%) TOWER Software
3 6 (3.77%) VMware
4 5 (3.14%) Oracle
5 4 (2.52%) Adobe
5 4 (2.52%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.26%) Google
7 1 (0.63%) Zend