Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 256 220
Rank change year-on-year +71 -36 +30
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 101 54 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.39% 0.66% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.71% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81 52 41
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,375 £27,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £62,375 £56,250
North West median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,649 7,569 6,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.19% 92.13% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5,524 6,380 5,422
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in Manchester

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Pair Programming in Manchester

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in Manchester

Pair Programming
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Rochdale +9 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Cheadle +4 4 £35,500 -11.25% 1
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 -
Pair Programming
North West

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 95 (94.06%) Agile Software Development
1 95 (94.06%) TDD
2 74 (73.27%) Scrum
3 69 (68.32%) Java
4 57 (56.44%) JavaScript
4 57 (56.44%) Microservices
5 49 (48.51%) React
6 48 (47.52%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (46.53%) Kanban
8 42 (41.58%) Software Engineering
8 42 (41.58%) DevOps
9 36 (35.64%) AngularJS
10 34 (33.66%) Open Source
10 34 (33.66%) HTML
11 31 (30.69%) CSS
11 31 (30.69%) OO
11 31 (30.69%) Continuous Delivery
11 31 (30.69%) Problem-Solving
12 30 (29.70%) Docker
12 30 (29.70%) BDD
12 30 (29.70%) Node.js
13 29 (28.71%) OOP
14 28 (27.72%) .NET
14 28 (27.72%) RESTful
15 26 (25.74%) Java 8
16 24 (23.76%) HTML5
17 23 (22.77%) C#
17 23 (22.77%) Google
18 22 (21.78%) Python
18 22 (21.78%) Amazon AWS

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 16 (15.84%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (8.91%) Apache Spark
3 8 (7.92%) Apache
4 7 (6.93%) Confluence
5 5 (4.95%) CMS
5 5 (4.95%) IIS
5 5 (4.95%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (3.96%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.97%) EPiServer
7 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.97%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (21.78%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (20.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (15.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (11.88%) GitHub
5 10 (9.90%) SaaS
6 7 (6.93%) PaaS
7 6 (5.94%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.97%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (2.97%) IaaS
9 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) Broadband
1 8 (7.92%) HTTP
1 8 (7.92%) Internet
2 2 (1.98%) DHCP
2 2 (1.98%) DNS
2 2 (1.98%) FTP
2 2 (1.98%) IPsec
2 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.79%) MongoDB
2 18 (17.82%) NoSQL
3 14 (13.86%) Neo4j
4 13 (12.87%) Hadoop
5 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (6.93%) Big Data
7 6 (5.94%) MySQL
8 4 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.97%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.99%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.99%) Riak
Development Applications
1 18 (17.82%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.85%) JUnit
3 12 (11.88%) GitLab
4 7 (6.93%) SonarQube
5 6 (5.94%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.95%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.95%) NUnit
6 5 (4.95%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.96%) Selenium
8 3 (2.97%) Ant
8 3 (2.97%) Gradle
8 3 (2.97%) Maven
8 3 (2.97%) Mockito
9 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (17.82%) Retail
2 16 (15.84%) Finance
3 12 (11.88%) Electronics
3 12 (11.88%) Manufacturing
3 12 (11.88%) Marketing
3 12 (11.88%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.95%) Games
5 4 (3.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (50.50%) Developer
2 24 (23.76%) Software Engineer
3 22 (21.78%) Java Developer
4 15 (14.85%) Technical Leader
5 14 (13.86%) Java Engineer
5 14 (13.86%) Java Software Engineer
6 12 (11.88%) .NET Developer
6 12 (11.88%) Lead Software Engineer
7 11 (10.89%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (10.89%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) Analyst
8 9 (8.91%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (8.91%) C# Developer
8 9 (8.91%) Lead Developer
8 9 (8.91%) Salesforce Analyst
8 9 (8.91%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (8.91%) Senior Salesforce Analyst
8 9 (8.91%) Software Manager
9 8 (7.92%) Engineering Manager
9 8 (7.92%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (48.51%) React
2 36 (35.64%) AngularJS
3 34 (33.66%) HTML
4 31 (30.69%) CSS
5 30 (29.70%) Node.js
6 28 (27.72%) .NET
6 28 (27.72%) RESTful
7 24 (23.76%) HTML5
8 21 (20.79%) CSS3
9 20 (19.80%) Spring
10 19 (18.81%) Hibernate
10 19 (18.81%) REST
11 16 (15.84%) Spring Boot
12 12 (11.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (7.92%) J2EE
13 8 (7.92%) Web Services
14 7 (6.93%) .NET Framework
14 7 (6.93%) Velocity
15 5 (4.95%) MSMQ
15 5 (4.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.81%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.88%) Xbox
4 9 (8.91%) Virtual Team
5 8 (7.92%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.97%) User Experience
7 1 (0.99%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.89%) Linux
2 9 (8.91%) Windows
3 4 (3.96%) Android
3 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.97%) Amazon Linux
4 3 (2.97%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (94.06%) Agile Software Development
1 95 (94.06%) TDD
2 74 (73.27%) Scrum
3 57 (56.44%) Microservices
4 48 (47.52%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (46.53%) Kanban
6 42 (41.58%) DevOps
6 42 (41.58%) Software Engineering
7 34 (33.66%) Open Source
8 31 (30.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 31 (30.69%) OO
8 31 (30.69%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (29.70%) BDD
10 29 (28.71%) OOP
11 20 (19.80%) SOA
12 19 (18.81%) Software Delivery
13 16 (15.84%) Domain-Driven Design
14 15 (14.85%) Mentoring
15 14 (13.86%) API Design
16 13 (12.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 69 (68.32%) Java
2 57 (56.44%) JavaScript
3 26 (25.74%) Java 8
4 23 (22.77%) C#
5 22 (21.78%) Python
6 14 (13.86%) PHP
7 10 (9.90%) SQL
8 9 (8.91%) Ruby
8 9 (8.91%) T-SQL
8 9 (8.91%) VB.NET
9 7 (6.93%) C++
9 7 (6.93%) Scala
10 3 (2.97%) C
10 3 (2.97%) Go
10 3 (2.97%) Groovy
11 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.98%) Clojure
11 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.93%) Degree
1 7 (6.93%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) QA
2 5 (4.95%) GCP
System Software
1 30 (29.70%) Docker
2 22 (21.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (15.84%) Kubernetes
1 16 (15.84%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (15.84%) Puppet
2 13 (12.87%) Ansible
3 7 (6.93%) Terraform
4 2 (1.98%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (22.77%) Google
2 12 (11.88%) SAP
3 9 (8.91%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (6.93%) Oracle
4 7 (6.93%) Sun
5 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.95%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.98%) Facebook
8 1 (0.99%) Capita
8 1 (0.99%) Zend