Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 222 230
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 74 74 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.01% 0.94% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.03% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 51 68 42
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +12.82% +8.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% +3.45%

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 6,604 7,217 6,763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.57% 92.08% 92.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5,442 5,969 5,782
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Cheadle -1 1 £35,500 -11.25% 3
Pair Programming
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 65 (87.84%) TDD
2 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (78.38%) Java
4 46 (62.16%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (56.76%) JavaScript
5 42 (56.76%) OO
5 42 (56.76%) Scrum
6 39 (52.70%) Microservices
7 37 (50.00%) React
8 33 (44.59%) Open Source
9 30 (40.54%) RESTful
9 30 (40.54%) CSS
9 30 (40.54%) HTML
10 27 (36.49%) OOP
10 27 (36.49%) Node.js
10 27 (36.49%) Virtual Machines
11 26 (35.14%) HTML5
11 26 (35.14%) CSS3
12 24 (32.43%) SOA
13 23 (31.08%) Kanban
13 23 (31.08%) Software Delivery
14 20 (27.03%) Git (software)
15 19 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (25.68%) Software Engineering
15 19 (25.68%) Google
15 19 (25.68%) Problem-Solving
16 18 (24.32%) AngularJS
17 17 (22.97%) DevOps
18 16 (21.62%) GitHub
18 16 (21.62%) GitLab

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 14 (18.92%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (2.70%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (21.62%) GitHub
2 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (5.41%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (4.05%) SaaS
6 2 (2.70%) PaaS
7 1 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) MongoDB
2 15 (20.27%) NoSQL
3 14 (18.92%) Neo4j
4 7 (9.46%) MySQL
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.35%) DTS
7 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.35%) Riak
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.62%) GitLab
3 14 (18.92%) JUnit
4 12 (16.22%) Maven
4 12 (16.22%) Mockito
5 11 (14.86%) Ant
5 11 (14.86%) Gradle
6 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
8 4 (5.41%) Selenium
9 3 (4.05%) Gatling
9 3 (4.05%) JIRA
9 3 (4.05%) JMeter
9 3 (4.05%) SpecFlow
9 3 (4.05%) The Grinder
9 3 (4.05%) Travis CI
9 3 (4.05%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.70%) NUnit
10 2 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (21.62%) Retail
2 10 (13.51%) Finance
3 5 (6.76%) Electronics
3 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.76%) Marketing
3 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.05%) Advertising
5 2 (2.70%) Games
6 1 (1.35%) Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (63.51%) Developer
2 22 (29.73%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.86%) Full Stack Developer
3 11 (14.86%) Software Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) Technical Leader
4 8 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.46%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Java Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Agile Developer
8 4 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.05%) .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.00%) React
2 30 (40.54%) CSS
2 30 (40.54%) HTML
2 30 (40.54%) RESTful
3 27 (36.49%) Node.js
4 26 (35.14%) CSS3
4 26 (35.14%) HTML5
5 18 (24.32%) AngularJS
6 15 (20.27%) .NET
7 9 (12.16%) REST
8 8 (10.81%) Spring
9 7 (9.46%) Web Services
10 6 (8.11%) Hibernate
11 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
12 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.41%) D3.js
12 4 (5.41%) Spring Boot
13 3 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
14 2 (2.70%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) User Experience
3 3 (4.05%) Xbox
4 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.70%) NHS
4 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.35%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Fintech
5 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
5 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Linux
2 4 (5.41%) Android
2 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (87.84%) TDD
2 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (62.16%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (56.76%) OO
4 42 (56.76%) Scrum
5 39 (52.70%) Microservices
6 33 (44.59%) Open Source
7 27 (36.49%) OOP
8 24 (32.43%) SOA
9 23 (31.08%) Kanban
9 23 (31.08%) Software Delivery
10 19 (25.68%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (25.68%) Software Engineering
11 17 (22.97%) DevOps
12 16 (21.62%) BDD
13 15 (20.27%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (17.57%) SDLC
15 11 (14.86%) Deployment Automation
15 11 (14.86%) MVC
16 10 (13.51%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 58 (78.38%) Java
2 42 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.22%) Python
4 11 (14.86%) SQL
5 10 (13.51%) C#
6 9 (12.16%) Ruby
7 7 (9.46%) Java 8
8 6 (8.11%) PHP
9 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.05%) Groovy
10 3 (4.05%) Scala
10 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.70%) C
11 2 (2.70%) C++
11 2 (2.70%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
System Software
1 27 (36.49%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (17.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.11%) Puppet
2 6 (8.11%) Terraform
3 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Google
2 5 (6.76%) SAP
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.70%) Facebook
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.35%) Zend