Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 293 344 344
Rank change year-on-year +51 0 +27
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 836 693 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.11% 0.91% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.01% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 613 591 686
London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +9.52%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68735 68760 79859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.61% 90.69% 89.57%
Number of salaries quoted 52944 59134 67322
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,173
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in London

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Pair Programming in London

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in London

Pair Programming
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Central London -13 110 £65,000 +8.33% 20
West London -21 27 £67,500 - 11
East London +19 20 £52,000 +12.43% 3
South London +2 4 £63,750 +70.00%
Pair Programming
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 709 (84.81%) Agile Software Development
2 673 (80.50%) TDD
3 460 (55.02%) Java
4 444 (53.11%) BDD
5 315 (37.68%) Scrum
6 286 (34.21%) JavaScript
7 243 (29.07%) MVC
7 243 (29.07%) Continuous Integration
8 237 (28.35%) Spring
9 233 (27.87%) REST
10 226 (27.03%) Microservices
11 221 (26.44%) AngularJS
12 211 (25.24%) Finance
13 208 (24.88%) Amazon AWS
14 204 (24.40%) C#
15 178 (21.29%) .NET
16 176 (21.05%) Software Engineering
16 176 (21.05%) Test Automation
17 173 (20.69%) Mentoring
18 170 (20.33%) Git (software)
19 169 (20.22%) Node.js
20 166 (19.86%) E-Commerce
20 166 (19.86%) RESTful
21 157 (18.78%) Continuous Delivery
22 156 (18.66%) Python
23 153 (18.30%) Jenkins
24 139 (16.63%) HTML
25 138 (16.51%) SQL
25 138 (16.51%) Linux
25 138 (16.51%) Kanban

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 77 (9.21%) Tomcat
2 68 (8.13%) CMS
3 53 (6.34%) Apache
4 52 (6.22%) Elasticsearch
5 48 (5.74%) Apache Spark
6 46 (5.50%) Confluence
6 46 (5.50%) WebSphere
7 44 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
8 36 (4.31%) CoreMedia CMS
9 27 (3.23%) Apache Solr
10 19 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 12 (1.44%) NServiceBus
13 11 (1.32%) EPiServer
14 9 (1.08%) Drupal
14 9 (1.08%) Jetty
14 9 (1.08%) nginx
15 8 (0.96%) IPython
15 8 (0.96%) SharePoint
16 6 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 12 (1.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (2.39%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (1.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 208 (24.88%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (4.43%) GitHub
4 33 (3.95%) Serverless
5 31 (3.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 29 (3.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (2.39%) IaaS
8 18 (2.15%) SaaS
9 16 (1.91%) AWS Lambda
10 14 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (1.56%) PaaS
12 12 (1.44%) Slack
13 11 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 10 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (0.96%) Amazon S3
15 8 (0.96%) Heroku
16 5 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
16 5 (0.60%) Fastly
17 4 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
17 4 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.98%) HTTP
2 25 (2.99%) Internet
3 16 (1.91%) SSL
4 13 (1.56%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.84%) DNS
6 5 (0.60%) AMQP
6 5 (0.60%) LDAP
7 3 (0.36%) BIG-IP
7 3 (0.36%) Broadband
7 3 (0.36%) VLAN
8 2 (0.24%) Firewall
8 2 (0.24%) SMS
9 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (13.76%) NoSQL
2 86 (10.29%) MongoDB
3 79 (9.45%) Big Data
4 67 (8.01%) Relational Database
4 67 (8.01%) SQL Server
5 65 (7.78%) MySQL
6 48 (5.74%) Hadoop
7 47 (5.62%) Neo4j
8 42 (5.02%) Redis
9 40 (4.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 32 (3.83%) RDBMS
11 29 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (2.51%) Endeca
13 20 (2.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 17 (2.03%) Apache Hive
14 17 (2.03%) Riak
15 14 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
15 14 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (1.32%) Blockchain
16 11 (1.32%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 170 (20.33%) Git (software)
2 153 (18.30%) Jenkins
3 128 (15.31%) JIRA
4 78 (9.33%) TeamCity
5 66 (7.89%) Maven
6 58 (6.94%) JUnit
7 38 (4.55%) Mockito
7 38 (4.55%) Selenium
8 30 (3.59%) Gradle
9 29 (3.47%) SpecFlow
10 23 (2.75%) EasyMock
10 23 (2.75%) Jasmine
10 23 (2.75%) jMock
10 23 (2.75%) NUnit
10 23 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
11 22 (2.63%) Bitbucket
12 20 (2.39%) Cucumber
13 18 (2.15%) JMeter
14 14 (1.67%) webpack
15 13 (1.56%) gulp
General
1 211 (25.24%) Finance
2 122 (14.59%) Banking
3 105 (12.56%) Investment Banking
3 105 (12.56%) Retail
4 100 (11.96%) Retail Banking
5 58 (6.94%) Games
6 55 (6.58%) Marketing
7 33 (3.95%) Telecoms
8 22 (2.63%) Advertising
9 12 (1.44%) Publishing
10 9 (1.08%) Legal
11 7 (0.84%) Front Office
11 7 (0.84%) Law
12 5 (0.60%) Online Betting
13 4 (0.48%) Back Office
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 555 (66.39%) Developer
2 230 (27.51%) Java Developer
3 167 (19.98%) Senior Developer
4 102 (12.20%) Technical Leader
5 81 (9.69%) .NET Developer
6 76 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
7 75 (8.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 67 (8.01%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 61 (7.30%) Software Engineer
10 53 (6.34%) Agile Developer
11 48 (5.74%) Full Stack Developer
11 48 (5.74%) Lead Developer
12 47 (5.62%) Java Engineer
13 45 (5.38%) Python Developer
14 44 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
15 38 (4.55%) C# Developer
16 36 (4.31%) Agile Java Developer
17 30 (3.59%) Senior .NET Developer
18 29 (3.47%) Applications Developer
19 26 (3.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (28.35%) Spring
2 233 (27.87%) REST
3 221 (26.44%) AngularJS
4 178 (21.29%) .NET
5 169 (20.22%) Node.js
6 166 (19.86%) RESTful
7 139 (16.63%) HTML
8 132 (15.79%) CSS
9 116 (13.88%) React
10 108 (12.92%) Web Services
11 94 (11.24%) Spring MVC
12 84 (10.05%) Spring Boot
13 74 (8.85%) RabbitMQ
13 74 (8.85%) XML
14 73 (8.73%) ASP.NET
15 70 (8.37%) Hibernate
16 64 (7.66%) HTML5
17 60 (7.18%) jQuery
18 49 (5.86%) JSP
19 46 (5.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 120 (14.35%) Enterprise Software
2 105 (12.56%) Computer Science
3 72 (8.61%) User Experience
4 69 (8.25%) Fintech
5 59 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (5.26%) iPad
7 43 (5.14%) Mobile App
8 40 (4.78%) Algorithms
9 30 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
10 19 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
11 18 (2.15%) Data Structures
12 14 (1.67%) Virtual Team
13 13 (1.56%) N-Tier
14 12 (1.44%) EPoS
14 12 (1.44%) Tandem
15 11 (1.32%) Internet of Things
16 10 (1.20%) Online Games
17 7 (0.84%) Blog
18 6 (0.72%) Bitcoin
19 5 (0.60%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 138 (16.51%) Linux
2 50 (5.98%) Unix
2 50 (5.98%) Windows
3 47 (5.62%) Android
4 25 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.75%) Mac OS X
6 6 (0.72%) Nucleus RTOS
6 6 (0.72%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.12%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 709 (84.81%) Agile Software Development
2 673 (80.50%) TDD
3 444 (53.11%) BDD
4 315 (37.68%) Scrum
5 243 (29.07%) Continuous Integration
5 243 (29.07%) MVC
6 226 (27.03%) Microservices
7 176 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 176 (21.05%) Test Automation
8 173 (20.69%) Mentoring
9 166 (19.86%) E-Commerce
10 157 (18.78%) Continuous Delivery
11 138 (16.51%) Kanban
12 130 (15.55%) DevOps
13 121 (14.47%) SOA
14 114 (13.64%) SOLID
15 104 (12.44%) Open Source
16 102 (12.20%) Wealth Management
17 100 (11.96%) Asset Management
17 100 (11.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 460 (55.02%) Java
2 286 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 204 (24.40%) C#
4 156 (18.66%) Python
5 138 (16.51%) SQL
6 128 (15.31%) Scala
7 68 (8.13%) Ruby
8 42 (5.02%) Go
8 42 (5.02%) PHP
9 26 (3.11%) Groovy
10 24 (2.87%) C++
11 23 (2.75%) ES6
12 22 (2.63%) Apple Swift
13 21 (2.51%) PowerShell
14 19 (2.27%) R
15 14 (1.67%) PL/SQL
16 13 (1.56%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.56%) Clojure
16 13 (1.56%) Kotlin
17 12 (1.44%) C
Qualifications
1 118 (14.11%) Degree
2 78 (9.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 11 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.20%) AWS Certification
5 7 (0.84%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.12%) MBA
6 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.89%) QA
2 5 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.48%) GDPR
4 1 (0.12%) GCP
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 101 (12.08%) Docker
2 4 (0.48%) Varnish
3 3 (0.36%) iptables
4 1 (0.12%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 46 (5.50%) Ansible
2 37 (4.43%) Kubernetes
3 27 (3.23%) Puppet
4 26 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.84%) Kibana
6 5 (0.60%) Mesos
7 3 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.36%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.24%) Grafana
8 2 (0.24%) Nagios
8 2 (0.24%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.12%) Control-M
9 1 (0.12%) Salt
9 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 115 (13.76%) Oracle
2 51 (6.10%) Google
3 46 (5.50%) hybris
4 23 (2.75%) Microsoft
5 21 (2.51%) IBM
6 16 (1.91%) ATG
6 16 (1.91%) Sitecore
7 13 (1.56%) Adobe
8 12 (1.44%) Demandware
9 11 (1.32%) New Relic
10 10 (1.20%) Cognizant
10 10 (1.20%) MuleSoft
11 9 (1.08%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.84%) Progress
13 5 (0.60%) Caplin
13 5 (0.60%) Facebook
13 5 (0.60%) Splunk
14 4 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.48%) Sybase
15 3 (0.36%) IBM Sterling