Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 380 489 450
Rank change year-on-year +109 -39 +8
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 172 113 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.57% 0.32% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.37% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 142 59 142
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.85% +15.56%
10th Percentile £37,000 £33,200 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,075 £75,000 £72,500
England 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26524 30586 37174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.46% 87.44% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21839 25381 30726
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Pair Programming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in the South East

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Pair Programming in the South East

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in the South East

Pair Programming
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 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
Thames Valley +51 74 £62,500 +15.74% 7
Oxfordshire -8 54 £73,000 +35.19% 4
Hampshire +30 39 £52,500 - 1
East Sussex +17 35 £45,000 +26.76% 2
Surrey +28 15 £62,500 +28.21% 3
Berkshire - 15 £60,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +20 6 £62,500 +104.92% 1
Kent - 2 £48,750 -
Middlesex +11 1 £62,500 -
Pair Programming
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 140 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (64.53%) TDD
3 85 (49.42%) JavaScript
4 82 (47.67%) C#
4 82 (47.67%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (45.35%) Java
6 77 (44.77%) SQL
7 74 (43.02%) Test Automation
8 72 (41.86%) SOLID
9 66 (38.37%) Software Engineering
10 62 (36.05%) .NET
11 59 (34.30%) Python
12 58 (33.72%) OO
13 56 (32.56%) Scrum
14 55 (31.98%) Amazon AWS
15 53 (30.81%) Git (software)
15 53 (30.81%) Docker
16 50 (29.07%) ASP.NET
17 49 (28.49%) C++
18 45 (26.16%) Kanban
19 41 (23.84%) QA
19 41 (23.84%) Continuous Deployment
20 40 (23.26%) WCF
21 39 (22.67%) ASP.NET Web API
21 39 (22.67%) Mentoring
22 38 (22.09%) Computer Science
22 38 (22.09%) Ruby
23 37 (21.51%) OOD
23 37 (21.51%) AngularJS
24 36 (20.93%) Windows

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 22 (12.79%) Apache Spark
2 15 (8.72%) NServiceBus
3 12 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.49%) Apache
4 6 (3.49%) Apache Solr
4 6 (3.49%) Confluence
4 6 (3.49%) nginx
5 5 (2.91%) CMS
5 5 (2.91%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.58%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (31.98%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (14.53%) SaaS
3 21 (12.21%) GitHub
4 16 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (5.81%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (5.81%) Amazon S3
6 6 (3.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (3.49%) OpenShift
6 6 (3.49%) Slack
7 5 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.33%) Algolia
8 4 (2.33%) PaaS
9 3 (1.74%) IaaS
10 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
10 2 (1.16%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.33%) DNS
2 3 (1.74%) DHCP
2 3 (1.74%) Internet
2 3 (1.74%) IPv4
2 3 (1.74%) IPv6
2 3 (1.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.02%) MySQL
2 26 (15.12%) NoSQL
3 21 (12.21%) Redis
4 20 (11.63%) SQL Server
5 17 (9.88%) Big Data
6 12 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (6.98%) Hadoop
7 10 (5.81%) Data Lake
8 6 (3.49%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.91%) Data Mining
9 5 (2.91%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.74%) InfluxDB
11 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.16%) Geospatial Data
12 2 (1.16%) GIS
13 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.58%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 53 (30.81%) Git (software)
2 34 (19.77%) Visual Studio
3 16 (9.30%) Jenkins
4 15 (8.72%) Moq
4 15 (8.72%) NUnit
5 13 (7.56%) Selenium
6 12 (6.98%) Maven
7 9 (5.23%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.49%) JIRA
8 6 (3.49%) JUnit
8 6 (3.49%) Subversion
8 6 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (3.49%) Vagrant
9 5 (2.91%) Mockito
9 5 (2.91%) webpack
10 4 (2.33%) Gradle
10 4 (2.33%) IntelliJ
10 4 (2.33%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.74%) GitLab
11 3 (1.74%) NCrunch
General
1 18 (10.47%) Finance
2 16 (9.30%) Marketing
2 16 (9.30%) Retail
3 15 (8.72%) Back Office
4 14 (8.14%) Electronics
4 14 (8.14%) Manufacturing
4 14 (8.14%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.49%) Advertising
5 6 (3.49%) Law
6 4 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (55.23%) Developer
2 44 (25.58%) .NET Developer
3 43 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 41 (23.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (21.51%) ASP.NET Developer
5 37 (21.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (20.93%) Software Engineer
7 26 (15.12%) Senior Developer
8 25 (14.53%) Agile Developer
9 21 (12.21%) Java Developer
10 20 (11.63%) Agile .NET Developer
10 20 (11.63%) Agile C# Developer
11 17 (9.88%) Architect
12 16 (9.30%) C++ Software Engineer
13 14 (8.14%) SQL Developer
14 13 (7.56%) C# WCF Developer
14 13 (7.56%) WCF Developer
15 12 (6.98%) Graduate
15 12 (6.98%) Lead Software Architect
15 12 (6.98%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (36.05%) .NET
2 50 (29.07%) ASP.NET
3 40 (23.26%) WCF
4 39 (22.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 37 (21.51%) AngularJS
6 34 (19.77%) HTML
6 34 (19.77%) XSLT
7 33 (19.19%) CSS
8 23 (13.37%) REST
9 22 (12.79%) HTML5
10 21 (12.21%) RabbitMQ
11 20 (11.63%) RESTful
12 17 (9.88%) Spring
13 16 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (5.81%) J2EE
15 9 (5.23%) .NET Framework
15 9 (5.23%) Django
15 9 (5.23%) jQuery
15 9 (5.23%) Sass
15 9 (5.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (22.09%) Computer Science
2 35 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.72%) Wiki
4 13 (7.56%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (6.40%) User Experience
6 6 (3.49%) Blog
6 6 (3.49%) Digital Media
6 6 (3.49%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.74%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.74%) Clustering
7 3 (1.74%) Replication
8 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.58%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.93%) Windows
2 30 (17.44%) Linux
3 13 (7.56%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.07%) AIX
4 7 (4.07%) Solaris
4 7 (4.07%) Unix
5 3 (1.74%) CentOS
6 2 (1.16%) Android
6 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (64.53%) TDD
3 82 (47.67%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (43.02%) Test Automation
5 72 (41.86%) SOLID
6 66 (38.37%) Software Engineering
7 58 (33.72%) OO
8 56 (32.56%) Scrum
9 45 (26.16%) Kanban
10 41 (23.84%) Continuous Deployment
11 39 (22.67%) Mentoring
12 37 (21.51%) OOD
13 35 (20.35%) Integration Testing
14 34 (19.77%) Customer Requirements
15 32 (18.60%) MVC
16 27 (15.70%) E-Commerce
17 25 (14.53%) Regression Testing
18 24 (13.95%) Continuous Delivery
19 22 (12.79%) Coaching
20 20 (11.63%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 85 (49.42%) JavaScript
2 82 (47.67%) C#
3 78 (45.35%) Java
4 77 (44.77%) SQL
5 59 (34.30%) Python
6 49 (28.49%) C++
7 38 (22.09%) Ruby
8 24 (13.95%) Scala
9 14 (8.14%) PHP
10 9 (5.23%) Bash Shell
11 8 (4.65%) C
12 7 (4.07%) Go
13 6 (3.49%) PHP 5
13 6 (3.49%) PHP 7
14 5 (2.91%) R
14 5 (2.91%) XAML
15 4 (2.33%) ES6
16 3 (1.74%) Kotlin
16 3 (1.74%) Rust
16 3 (1.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (8.14%) Degree
2 4 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (23.84%) QA
2 6 (3.49%) GCP
System Software
1 53 (30.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (11.05%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (5.81%) Mesos
3 6 (3.49%) Kubernetes
4 5 (2.91%) Packer
4 5 (2.91%) Terraform
5 4 (2.33%) Puppet
6 3 (1.74%) Ansible
7 2 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.58%) Nagios
8 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (16.28%) Sophos
2 25 (14.53%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.14%) SAP
4 7 (4.07%) HP
5 5 (2.91%) Google
6 4 (2.33%) Zend
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe
8 1 (0.58%) Apigee
8 1 (0.58%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.58%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.58%) New Relic
8 1 (0.58%) Splunk
8 1 (0.58%) Xamarin