Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 267 291 321
Rank change year-on-year +24 +30 +44
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 850 870 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.24% 1.16% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.25% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 728 635 712
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £105,750 £85,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +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 62,732 69,489 72,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.71% 92.77% 92.18%
Number of salaries quoted 50,229 53,279 63,040
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,560
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,100 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.20% - +5.26%

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 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
Central London +22 177 £65,000 +4.00% 50
West London +22 32 £57,500 -11.54% 30
East London +15 32 £83,750 +61.06% 7
South London +3 5 £62,500 +13.64% 2
Pair Programming
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 London region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 691 (81.29%) Agile Software Development
2 580 (68.24%) TDD
3 488 (57.41%) Java
4 308 (36.24%) Continuous Integration
5 307 (36.12%) Microservices
6 292 (34.35%) Amazon AWS
6 292 (34.35%) Scrum
7 278 (32.71%) DevOps
8 269 (31.65%) BDD
9 262 (30.82%) JavaScript
10 261 (30.71%) Software Engineering
11 220 (25.88%) SQL
12 217 (25.53%) Finance
13 214 (25.18%) React
14 195 (22.94%) Web Services
15 186 (21.88%) C#
15 186 (21.88%) Spring
15 186 (21.88%) Docker
16 182 (21.41%) AngularJS
17 164 (19.29%) Test Automation
18 162 (19.06%) .NET
19 161 (18.94%) HTML
20 159 (18.71%) Kanban
21 158 (18.59%) Node.js
22 156 (18.35%) REST
23 150 (17.65%) CSS
24 142 (16.71%) RESTful
25 138 (16.24%) Git (software)
25 138 (16.24%) MVC
26 136 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery

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 37 (4.35%) Apache Spark
2 23 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (2.24%) Apache
4 16 (1.88%) CMS
5 15 (1.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 13 (1.53%) Confluence
7 9 (1.06%) Ethereum
7 9 (1.06%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.94%) nginx
9 7 (0.82%) Mule
10 6 (0.71%) Anypoint
10 6 (0.71%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.35%) JBoss
11 3 (0.35%) WildFly
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon Alexa
12 1 (0.12%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
2 3 (0.35%) LibreOffice
2 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.12%) Snapchat
Business Applications
1 8 (0.94%) Magento
2 5 (0.59%) LatentZero
2 5 (0.59%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 292 (34.35%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (10.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 35 (4.12%) Serverless
5 30 (3.53%) GitHub
6 28 (3.29%) PaaS
7 21 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (2.47%) IaaS
8 15 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (1.76%) Amazon S3
8 15 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (1.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 12 (1.41%) OpenShift
11 10 (1.18%) npm
12 8 (0.94%) CodePlex
13 5 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.59%) Heroku
14 4 (0.47%) Algolia
14 4 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 4 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.06%) HTTP
2 16 (1.88%) HTTPS
3 6 (0.71%) BIG-IP
3 6 (0.71%) Ethernet
3 6 (0.71%) VLAN
4 2 (0.24%) Internet
4 2 (0.24%) SMS
5 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (11.65%) NoSQL
2 82 (9.65%) SQL Server
3 53 (6.24%) Big Data
4 33 (3.88%) MySQL
5 31 (3.65%) MongoDB
6 30 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (2.82%) Neo4j
8 20 (2.35%) Redis
9 17 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (1.65%) Blockchain
10 14 (1.65%) Hadoop
10 14 (1.65%) Relational Database
11 13 (1.53%) Apache Hive
12 7 (0.82%) Cosmos DB
13 5 (0.59%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.47%) MarkLogic
14 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.35%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 138 (16.24%) Git (software)
2 108 (12.71%) Jenkins
3 86 (10.12%) Selenium
4 85 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 55 (6.47%) JUnit
6 54 (6.35%) Maven
7 48 (5.65%) Vagrant
8 45 (5.29%) Octopus Deploy
9 44 (5.18%) SpecFlow
10 43 (5.06%) Gradle
11 40 (4.71%) Jasmine
12 39 (4.59%) Cucumber
13 34 (4.00%) JIRA
14 32 (3.76%) NUnit
15 25 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
16 24 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 20 (2.35%) Grunt
17 20 (2.35%) gulp
17 20 (2.35%) Mockito
18 14 (1.65%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 217 (25.53%) Finance
2 100 (11.76%) Retail
3 79 (9.29%) Front Office
4 51 (6.00%) Games
5 36 (4.24%) Banking
6 26 (3.06%) Financial Institution
7 23 (2.71%) Investment Banking
8 16 (1.88%) Advertising
8 16 (1.88%) Legal
8 16 (1.88%) Multimedia
9 14 (1.65%) Publishing
10 11 (1.29%) Law
11 8 (0.94%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.82%) Marketing
13 5 (0.59%) Back Office
14 2 (0.24%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.24%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.24%) Retail Finance
15 1 (0.12%) Automotive
15 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 579 (68.12%) Developer
2 243 (28.59%) Java Developer
3 152 (17.88%) Software Engineer
4 144 (16.94%) Senior Developer
5 96 (11.29%) Java Engineer
6 80 (9.41%) .NET Developer
7 71 (8.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 70 (8.24%) C# Developer
8 70 (8.24%) Java Software Engineer
9 60 (7.06%) Senior Java Developer
10 56 (6.59%) Agile Developer
11 53 (6.24%) Java Software Developer
11 53 (6.24%) Lead Developer
11 53 (6.24%) Scala Developer
12 45 (5.29%) C# .NET Developer
13 44 (5.18%) Software Developer
14 43 (5.06%) AWS Developer
15 38 (4.47%) QA Engineer
16 36 (4.24%) Android Developer
17 34 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (25.18%) React
2 195 (22.94%) Web Services
3 186 (21.88%) Spring
4 182 (21.41%) AngularJS
5 162 (19.06%) .NET
6 161 (18.94%) HTML
7 158 (18.59%) Node.js
8 156 (18.35%) REST
9 150 (17.65%) CSS
10 142 (16.71%) RESTful
11 95 (11.18%) Spring Boot
12 86 (10.12%) Kafka
13 80 (9.41%) Hibernate
14 79 (9.29%) J2EE
15 74 (8.71%) HTML5
16 61 (7.18%) J2SE
17 59 (6.94%) jQuery
18 53 (6.24%) Apache Camel
18 53 (6.24%) ASP.NET
19 51 (6.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 102 (12.00%) User Experience
2 98 (11.53%) Greenfield Project
3 69 (8.12%) Fintech
4 61 (7.18%) Hedge funds
5 42 (4.94%) Fixed Income
6 39 (4.59%) Mobile App
7 33 (3.88%) Computer Science
8 28 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
9 26 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (2.94%) Algorithms
11 24 (2.82%) Blog
12 18 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
14 10 (1.18%) Equities
15 9 (1.06%) Derivative
16 7 (0.82%) Cloud Native
16 7 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
17 6 (0.71%) Data Structures
18 5 (0.59%) Augmented Reality
18 5 (0.59%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 62 (7.29%) Android
2 55 (6.47%) Linux
3 44 (5.18%) Windows
4 35 (4.12%) Apple iOS
5 34 (4.00%) Unix
6 21 (2.47%) Nucleus RTOS
7 14 (1.65%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.71%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.24%) Solaris
9 2 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 691 (81.29%) Agile Software Development
2 580 (68.24%) TDD
3 308 (36.24%) Continuous Integration
4 307 (36.12%) Microservices
5 292 (34.35%) Scrum
6 278 (32.71%) DevOps
7 269 (31.65%) BDD
8 261 (30.71%) Software Engineering
9 164 (19.29%) Test Automation
10 159 (18.71%) Kanban
11 138 (16.24%) MVC
12 136 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 135 (15.88%) Mentoring
14 117 (13.76%) Continuous Deployment
14 117 (13.76%) SOLID
15 105 (12.35%) Open Source
16 83 (9.76%) Extreme Programming
16 83 (9.76%) OO
17 76 (8.94%) SDLC
18 75 (8.82%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 488 (57.41%) Java
2 262 (30.82%) JavaScript
3 220 (25.88%) SQL
4 186 (21.88%) C#
5 131 (15.41%) Python
6 121 (14.24%) Scala
7 116 (13.65%) Java 8
8 91 (10.71%) Ruby
9 46 (5.41%) C++
10 38 (4.47%) PHP
11 36 (4.24%) ES6
12 33 (3.88%) PL/SQL
13 25 (2.94%) C
14 24 (2.82%) Apple Swift
14 24 (2.82%) Go
14 24 (2.82%) PowerShell
15 22 (2.59%) Groovy
15 22 (2.59%) R
16 16 (1.88%) TypeScript
17 15 (1.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (3.53%) Degree
2 17 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.41%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.24%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.24%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.24%) ICAEW
5 2 (0.24%) PhD
6 1 (0.12%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (8.94%) QA
System Software
1 186 (21.88%) Docker
2 6 (0.71%) iptables
3 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 101 (11.88%) Terraform
2 60 (7.06%) Kubernetes
3 26 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (2.82%) Ansible
5 18 (2.12%) Puppet
6 17 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
6 17 (2.00%) Mesos
7 10 (1.18%) logstash
8 8 (0.94%) Kibana
9 7 (0.82%) Graphite
10 6 (0.71%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.35%) Grafana
12 1 (0.12%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 82 (9.65%) Google
2 39 (4.59%) Oracle
3 23 (2.71%) Microsoft
4 20 (2.35%) Adobe
5 17 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 11 (1.29%) Apple
6 11 (1.29%) New Relic
7 9 (1.06%) IBM
7 9 (1.06%) MuleSoft
8 8 (0.94%) Demandware
8 8 (0.94%) Splunk
9 7 (0.82%) LexisNexis
10 6 (0.71%) Charles River
10 6 (0.71%) F5
10 6 (0.71%) TIBCO
11 5 (0.59%) SimCorp
12 3 (0.35%) Cognizant
12 3 (0.35%) Perforce
13 2 (0.24%) Cypress Semiconductor
13 2 (0.24%) TOWER Software