Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 209 222
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 -21
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 10 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.15% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Scotland median annual salary £58,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £41,600 £44,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £64,600 £53,500 £52,475
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +9.52%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5127 4738 5824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.84% 91.34% 90.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3274 2875 3684
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,575
90th Percentile £65,875 £65,000 £63,925
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in Scotland

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Pair Programming in Scotland

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in Scotland

Pair Programming
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -16 8 £60,250 +26.84% 2
Glasgow -12 2 £40,000 -
Pair Programming
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) RESTful
3 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (80.00%) Coaching
3 8 (80.00%) Spring
3 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) JSP
4 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (60.00%) OO
5 6 (60.00%) Spring MVC
6 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (50.00%) DevOps
6 5 (50.00%) React
6 5 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (40.00%) Docker
7 4 (40.00%) Redux
7 4 (40.00%) IaaS
7 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
7 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
7 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (40.00%) JBoss

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (40.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Mocha
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) RESTful
2 8 (80.00%) JSP
2 8 (80.00%) Spring
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) Spring MVC
5 5 (50.00%) React
6 4 (40.00%) Java EE
6 4 (40.00%) Redux
7 3 (30.00%) JAX-RS
7 3 (30.00%) Node.js
8 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (10.00%) Chai
9 1 (10.00%) CSS
9 1 (10.00%) Dropwizard
9 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
9 1 (10.00%) Enzyme
9 1 (10.00%) HTML
9 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Coaching
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (60.00%) OO
5 5 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (50.00%) DevOps
5 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (30.00%) Microservices
8 2 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (20.00%) OOP
8 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
9 1 (10.00%) BDD
9 1 (10.00%) Functional Programming
9 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 1 (10.00%) User Stories
9 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) ES6
5 1 (10.00%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Rancher
2 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes