Period
to 7 April 2020

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 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
England > London
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 225 330 296
Rank change year-on-year +105 -34 +71
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 724 579 794
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.53% 0.94% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.02% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 632 543 671
Median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £50,125 £46,051 £47,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -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 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 44,345 56,847 65,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.51% 92.67% 93.27%
Number of salaries quoted 35,583 45,982 53,977
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in London

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Pair Programming in London.

Salary trend for Pair Programming in London

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Pair Programming in London over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

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 7 April 2020. 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 +31 154 £70,000 +7.69% 31
West London +93 140 £65,000 -15.86% 17
South London -7 4 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Pair Programming
England

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 585 (80.80%) Agile Software Development
2 583 (80.52%) TDD
3 408 (56.35%) Java
4 279 (38.54%) Software Engineering
5 272 (37.57%) Docker
6 266 (36.74%) Scrum
7 253 (34.94%) JavaScript
8 235 (32.46%) Continuous Integration
9 219 (30.25%) Microservices
10 218 (30.11%) Kubernetes
10 218 (30.11%) React
11 217 (29.97%) Spring
12 197 (27.21%) Java 8
13 189 (26.10%) BDD
14 177 (24.45%) AWS
15 175 (24.17%) DevOps
16 169 (23.34%) AngularJS
17 155 (21.41%) Kanban
18 154 (21.27%) Extreme Programming
19 149 (20.58%) Git (software)
20 143 (19.75%) Python
21 136 (18.78%) Mentoring
22 122 (16.85%) Jenkins
23 116 (16.02%) Finance
24 114 (15.75%) Node.js
25 113 (15.61%) Front End Development
26 104 (14.36%) E-Commerce
26 104 (14.36%) Retail
27 103 (14.23%) Azure
28 102 (14.09%) C#

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 22 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (1.93%) IIS
2 14 (1.93%) nginx
3 13 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 10 (1.38%) Apache
4 10 (1.38%) Confluence
5 5 (0.69%) CMS
5 5 (0.69%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.41%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.10%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 177 (24.45%) AWS
2 103 (14.23%) Azure
3 92 (12.71%) GCP
4 27 (3.73%) Amazon ECS
4 27 (3.73%) Amazon SQS
5 22 (3.04%) Serverless
6 20 (2.76%) Amazon EKS
6 20 (2.76%) AWS CloudFormation
7 18 (2.49%) AWS CodePipeline
8 13 (1.80%) Basecamp
8 13 (1.80%) SaaS
9 12 (1.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 12 (1.66%) Datadog
10 11 (1.52%) GitHub
11 9 (1.24%) Google Analytics
12 8 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (0.83%) PaaS
14 5 (0.69%) IaaS
15 3 (0.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.55%) HTTP
2 2 (0.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (10.22%) NoSQL
2 64 (8.84%) PostgreSQL
3 61 (8.43%) MySQL
4 44 (6.08%) SQL Server
5 41 (5.66%) Relational Database
6 27 (3.73%) Amazon RDS
7 20 (2.76%) Big Data
7 20 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.38%) Redis
10 6 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.55%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.41%) KDB
13 3 (0.41%) Riak
14 2 (0.28%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.28%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.14%) Apache Hive
15 1 (0.14%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 149 (20.58%) Git (software)
2 122 (16.85%) Jenkins
3 53 (7.32%) Cucumber
4 39 (5.39%) Maven
5 30 (4.14%) webpack
6 27 (3.73%) JIRA
7 25 (3.45%) JUnit
8 22 (3.04%) Babel
9 21 (2.90%) Android Studio
9 21 (2.90%) Gradle
9 21 (2.90%) TeamCity
10 18 (2.49%) Xcode
11 17 (2.35%) Visual Studio
12 15 (2.07%) Mockito
12 15 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (1.93%) NUnit
14 8 (1.10%) Gatling
14 8 (1.10%) Mocha
15 7 (0.97%) Cypress.io
16 6 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 116 (16.02%) Finance
2 104 (14.36%) Retail
3 65 (8.98%) Banking
4 38 (5.25%) Front Office
5 30 (4.14%) Marketing
6 21 (2.90%) Games
7 11 (1.52%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.83%) Publishing
8 6 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.55%) Law
9 4 (0.55%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.41%) Advertising
11 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.28%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 479 (66.16%) Developer
2 215 (29.70%) Java Developer
3 135 (18.65%) Senior Developer
4 71 (9.81%) React Developer
5 65 (8.98%) Senior Java Developer
6 45 (6.22%) Software Engineer
7 42 (5.80%) AWS Developer
7 42 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
8 41 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
9 40 (5.52%) Technical Leader
10 39 (5.39%) Angular Developer
11 35 (4.83%) JavaScript Developer
12 31 (4.28%) E-Commerce Developer
13 30 (4.14%) iOS Developer
13 30 (4.14%) Java E-Commerce Developer
13 30 (4.14%) Node.js Developer
14 29 (4.01%) Development Manager
15 26 (3.59%) AWS Engineer
15 26 (3.59%) Engineering Manager
16 25 (3.45%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (30.11%) React
2 217 (29.97%) Spring
3 169 (23.34%) AngularJS
4 114 (15.75%) Node.js
5 100 (13.81%) HTML
6 94 (12.98%) CSS
7 93 (12.85%) REST
7 93 (12.85%) Spring Boot
8 79 (10.91%) Web Services
9 75 (10.36%) Hibernate
10 65 (8.98%) RESTful
11 57 (7.87%) .NET
12 56 (7.73%) HTML5
13 52 (7.18%) React Native
14 50 (6.91%) Sass
15 47 (6.49%) CSS3
16 42 (5.80%) RxJava
16 42 (5.80%) Swagger
17 41 (5.66%) J2EE
18 40 (5.52%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 91 (12.57%) User Experience
2 87 (12.02%) Mobile App
3 43 (5.94%) Hedge funds
4 42 (5.80%) Cloud Native
5 40 (5.52%) Blog
5 40 (5.52%) Derivative
6 37 (5.11%) Equities
7 35 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
8 34 (4.70%) Fixed Income
8 34 (4.70%) Greenfield Project
9 33 (4.56%) Equity Derivative
9 33 (4.56%) Exotic Derivative
10 29 (4.01%) iPad
11 28 (3.87%) Algorithms
12 27 (3.73%) Data Structures
13 25 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
14 20 (2.76%) Public Cloud
15 11 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (1.24%) Client/Server
17 5 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 78 (10.77%) Apple iOS
2 72 (9.94%) Linux
3 68 (9.39%) Android
4 53 (7.32%) Unix
5 40 (5.52%) Windows
6 14 (1.93%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (80.80%) Agile Software Development
2 583 (80.52%) TDD
3 279 (38.54%) Software Engineering
4 266 (36.74%) Scrum
5 235 (32.46%) Continuous Integration
6 219 (30.25%) Microservices
7 189 (26.10%) BDD
8 175 (24.17%) DevOps
9 155 (21.41%) Kanban
10 154 (21.27%) Extreme Programming
11 136 (18.78%) Mentoring
12 113 (15.61%) Front End Development
13 104 (14.36%) E-Commerce
14 101 (13.95%) Test Automation
15 94 (12.98%) Open Source
16 90 (12.43%) Continuous Delivery
17 79 (10.91%) Coaching
18 61 (8.43%) Fintech
19 60 (8.29%) OO
20 51 (7.04%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 408 (56.35%) Java
2 253 (34.94%) JavaScript
3 197 (27.21%) Java 8
4 143 (19.75%) Python
5 102 (14.09%) C#
6 83 (11.46%) SQL
7 79 (10.91%) Kotlin
7 79 (10.91%) PHP
8 55 (7.60%) Apple Swift
8 55 (7.60%) Scala
9 49 (6.77%) TypeScript
10 46 (6.35%) C++
11 45 (6.22%) Objective-C
12 30 (4.14%) Go
12 30 (4.14%) Ruby
13 27 (3.73%) AspectJ
14 23 (3.18%) Clojure
15 20 (2.76%) Perl
16 18 (2.49%) Bash Shell
16 18 (2.49%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 34 (4.70%) Degree
2 18 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.97%) SC Cleared
3 7 (0.97%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.39%) QA
System Software
1 272 (37.57%) Docker
2 14 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 218 (30.11%) Kubernetes
2 89 (12.29%) Terraform
3 46 (6.35%) Ansible
4 21 (2.90%) Puppet
5 6 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.55%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.55%) Salt
8 2 (0.28%) Consul
9 1 (0.14%) Grafana
9 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.14%) Kibana
9 1 (0.14%) Oozie
Vendors
1 86 (11.88%) Google
2 46 (6.35%) Oracle
3 27 (3.73%) Zend
4 14 (1.93%) Microsoft
4 14 (1.93%) New Relic
5 13 (1.80%) Adobe
5 13 (1.80%) Facebook
6 12 (1.66%) AppDynamics
7 10 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.10%) Demandware
8 8 (1.10%) hybris
8 8 (1.10%) SAP
9 4 (0.55%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.55%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.55%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.28%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.28%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.14%) Dynatrace
11 1 (0.14%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.14%) Remedy