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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 159 169
Rank change year-on-year -19 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 37 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.88% 0.63% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.70% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 14
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £64,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.68% +5.55%  

Pair Programming is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3837 3161 2988
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.12% 90.21% 90.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3284 2707 2488
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Pair Programming as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 13 £55,000 -
Rochdale -4 3 £50,000 - 1
Cheadle - 3 £40,000 -
Pair Programming
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 49 (90.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (74.07%) Scrum
3 38 (70.37%) TDD
4 37 (68.52%) Java
5 27 (50.00%) Spring
6 25 (46.30%) DevOps
7 24 (44.44%) Hibernate
7 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 23 (42.59%) HTML
8 23 (42.59%) Git (software)
9 21 (38.89%) RESTful
10 19 (35.19%) CSS
11 17 (31.48%) MVC
11 17 (31.48%) Web Services
12 16 (29.63%) Jenkins
13 15 (27.78%) Software Engineering
14 13 (24.07%) XML
14 13 (24.07%) JUnit
14 13 (24.07%) SQL
14 13 (24.07%) BDD
15 12 (22.22%) Puppet
15 12 (22.22%) iPad
15 12 (22.22%) .NET
15 12 (22.22%) C#
15 12 (22.22%) Ant
15 12 (22.22%) SOAP
15 12 (22.22%) IntelliJ
15 12 (22.22%) Eclipse
15 12 (22.22%) Mentoring
16 10 (18.52%) AngularJS

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 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.56%) SAS
3 2 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.70%) Drupal
3 2 (3.70%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) GitHub
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Broadband
1 3 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) DB2
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.85%) Redis
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (42.59%) Git (software)
2 16 (29.63%) Jenkins
3 13 (24.07%) JUnit
4 12 (22.22%) Ant
4 12 (22.22%) Eclipse
4 12 (22.22%) IntelliJ
5 7 (12.96%) Selenium
6 4 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (5.56%) Bitbucket
7 3 (5.56%) JIRA
7 3 (5.56%) Mocha
7 3 (5.56%) MSTest
7 3 (5.56%) SpecFlow
7 3 (5.56%) TestRail
7 3 (5.56%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.85%) CasperJS
8 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.85%) Grunt
8 1 (1.85%) gulp
8 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (5.56%) Advertising
1 3 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Developer
2 18 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Senior Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Software Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) .NET Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Technical Leader
7 5 (9.26%) Java Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Principal Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Principal Software Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.41%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.41%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Development Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Head of Development
9 3 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (5.56%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.00%) Spring
2 24 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 23 (42.59%) HTML
4 21 (38.89%) RESTful
5 19 (35.19%) CSS
6 17 (31.48%) Web Services
7 13 (24.07%) XML
8 12 (22.22%) .NET
8 12 (22.22%) SOAP
9 10 (18.52%) AngularJS
9 10 (18.52%) J2EE
9 10 (18.52%) jQuery
9 10 (18.52%) JSF
10 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (16.67%) JSP
11 8 (14.81%) HTML5
12 7 (12.96%) Node.js
12 7 (12.96%) React
12 7 (12.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) iPad
2 4 (7.41%) User Experience
3 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Android
1 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (90.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (74.07%) Scrum
3 38 (70.37%) TDD
4 25 (46.30%) DevOps
5 17 (31.48%) MVC
6 15 (27.78%) Software Engineering
7 13 (24.07%) BDD
8 12 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 9 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
10 8 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (11.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 6 (11.11%) Kanban
11 6 (11.11%) SOA
11 6 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 6 (11.11%) Web Development
12 5 (9.26%) Coaching
13 4 (7.41%) Line Management
13 4 (7.41%) Microservices
13 4 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) Java
2 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.07%) SQL
4 12 (22.22%) C#
5 3 (5.56%) Python
5 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) Ruby
7 1 (1.85%) Groovy
7 1 (1.85%) Scala
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Adobe
2 2 (3.70%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
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