Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
England > South West
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 314 255
Rank change year-on-year +48 -59 -45
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 64 25 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.64% 0.23% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.26% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 61 19 85
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +16.44%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £85,000
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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9018 9557 10484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.64% 88.56% 88.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7436 8003 8792
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £64,875 £63,750 £62,500
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in the South West

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Pair Programming in the South West

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in the South West over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in the South West

Pair Programming
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Bristol -6 25 £42,500 - 1
Somerset +8 14 £50,000 -2.44% 1
Dorset +23 11 £45,000 +57.89%
Gloucestershire +24 3 £39,500 +12.86% 1
Devon - 2 £33,000 -
Cornwall - 1 £35,000 -
Pair Programming
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 West region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 54 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (73.44%) TDD
3 38 (59.38%) .NET
4 34 (53.13%) C#
5 32 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 30 (46.88%) HTML
7 28 (43.75%) Web Development
8 25 (39.06%) SQL Server
9 24 (37.50%) Git (software)
10 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET
10 22 (34.38%) CSS
11 21 (32.81%) Scrum
12 20 (31.25%) MVC
12 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
12 20 (31.25%) jQuery
13 19 (29.69%) XML
13 19 (29.69%) User Stories
14 18 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (23.44%) NoSQL
16 14 (21.88%) Web Application Development
16 14 (21.88%) User Experience
16 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
17 13 (20.31%) SQL
17 13 (20.31%) Integration Testing
17 13 (20.31%) Kanban
17 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
17 13 (20.31%) Continuous Deployment
18 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (18.75%) MySQL
19 11 (17.19%) E-Commerce

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (12.50%) Apache
1 8 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 8 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (12.50%) nginx
2 4 (6.25%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) Traefik
3 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) GitHub
2 9 (14.06%) Slack
3 6 (9.38%) Algolia
4 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.25%) BrowserStack
4 4 (6.25%) Sauce Labs
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (3.13%) Google Analytics
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.13%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.06%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) NoSQL
3 12 (18.75%) MySQL
4 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
5 10 (15.63%) Redis
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.56%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.56%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.56%) OLTP
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.19%) NUnit
3 8 (12.50%) Vagrant
4 7 (10.94%) MSBuild
4 7 (10.94%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.81%) JIRA
6 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.25%) IntelliJ
6 4 (6.25%) Selenium
6 4 (6.25%) SoapUI
6 4 (6.25%) WebDriver
6 4 (6.25%) Zephyr
7 2 (3.13%) gulp
7 2 (3.13%) ReSharper
7 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.13%) webpack
8 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (12.50%) Local Government
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Marketing
2 4 (6.25%) Private Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 24 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Software Developer
4 13 (20.31%) C# Developer
5 12 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Development Manager
6 10 (15.63%) Senior Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Technical Leader
8 7 (10.94%) Technical Development Manager
8 7 (10.94%) Technical Manager
9 6 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (9.38%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
9 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce Developer
9 6 (9.38%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (9.38%) HTML Developer
9 6 (9.38%) PHP Developer
9 6 (9.38%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (7.81%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
11 4 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (59.38%) .NET
2 30 (46.88%) HTML
3 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET
3 22 (34.38%) CSS
4 20 (31.25%) jQuery
5 19 (29.69%) XML
6 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (17.19%) NHibernate
8 9 (14.06%) .NET Framework
8 9 (14.06%) Sass
9 8 (12.50%) Ajax
9 8 (12.50%) Grails
9 8 (12.50%) Laravel
9 8 (12.50%) OAuth
9 8 (12.50%) RESTful
9 8 (12.50%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 8 (12.50%) XSL
10 7 (10.94%) HTML5
11 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) User Experience
2 8 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 7 (10.94%) Learning Management System
3 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Fintech
4 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.56%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (73.44%) TDD
3 28 (43.75%) Web Development
4 21 (32.81%) Scrum
5 20 (31.25%) MVC
6 19 (29.69%) User Stories
7 18 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
8 14 (21.88%) Web Application Development
9 13 (20.31%) Continuous Deployment
9 13 (20.31%) Integration Testing
9 13 (20.31%) Kanban
9 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
10 11 (17.19%) Dependency Injection
10 11 (17.19%) E-Commerce
10 11 (17.19%) Process Improvement
10 11 (17.19%) Scrum-ban
11 10 (15.63%) DevOps
12 9 (14.06%) Microservices
12 9 (14.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.13%) C#
2 32 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.31%) SQL
4 10 (15.63%) Java
5 8 (12.50%) Groovy
5 8 (12.50%) PHP
5 8 (12.50%) PHP 5
5 8 (12.50%) PHP 7
6 2 (3.13%) ECMAScript
6 2 (3.13%) ES6
6 2 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) C++
7 1 (1.56%) Clojure
7 1 (1.56%) Haskell
7 1 (1.56%) Ruby
7 1 (1.56%) Scala
7 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.56%) Icinga
3 1 (1.56%) Mesos
3 1 (1.56%) Rancher
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Zend
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (3.13%) Google
4 2 (3.13%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.56%) Apigee