Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Extreme Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Extreme Programming over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extreme Programming (XP)
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 978 1113 1060
Rank change year-on-year +135 -53 -70
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 206 134 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.071% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.079% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 175 118 185
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - -8.33%
10th Percentile £41,550 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% -9.00%

Extreme 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156751 169256 193744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.24% 88.61%
Number of salaries quoted 123378 140808 159309
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,354 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.01% - +6.25%

Extreme Programming
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Extreme Programming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Extreme Programming in the UK

Extreme Programming
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Extreme Programming in the UK

Extreme Programming
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Extreme Programming over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Extreme Programming in the UK

Extreme Programming
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the UK 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
England +124 204 £52,500 -4.55% 13
UK excluding London +108 138 £50,000 +11.11% 6
London +22 67 £75,000 +11.11% 7
South East +64 42 £46,250 -7.50% 4
North of England +39 41 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Yorkshire +34 26 £52,500 -4.55% 1
East of England +22 24 £47,500 -26.92%
Midlands +44 17 £47,500 +35.71% 1
South West - 16 £46,250 -
North West +4 15 £47,500 +18.75%
West Midlands +26 12 £46,250 +42.31% 1
East Midlands +40 5 £47,500 +35.71%
Scotland -18 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing Extreme Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 198 (96.12%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (51.94%) JavaScript
2 107 (51.94%) Scrum
3 87 (42.23%) TDD
4 84 (40.78%) Software Engineering
5 82 (39.81%) Java
6 66 (32.04%) C#
7 65 (31.55%) SQL
7 65 (31.55%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (30.10%) OO
9 61 (29.61%) HTML
10 58 (28.16%) Docker
11 54 (26.21%) .NET
12 52 (25.24%) AngularJS
13 51 (24.76%) Amazon AWS
14 50 (24.27%) RESTful
15 47 (22.82%) BDD
15 47 (22.82%) Node.js
16 43 (20.87%) NoSQL
17 41 (19.90%) Pair Programming
18 38 (18.45%) Kanban
18 38 (18.45%) CSS
18 38 (18.45%) HTML5
19 37 (17.96%) MVC
19 37 (17.96%) Spring
20 35 (16.99%) Microsoft Azure
21 34 (16.50%) Unit Testing
22 32 (15.53%) MongoDB
23 31 (15.05%) Microservices
23 31 (15.05%) SQL Server

Extreme Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 31 (15.05%) Tomcat
2 10 (4.85%) OpenStack
3 8 (3.88%) IIS
4 7 (3.40%) CMS
5 5 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.46%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.49%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.49%) Open Workbench
1 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 51 (24.76%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (16.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.85%) SaaS
4 6 (2.91%) GitHub
5 5 (2.43%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.46%) Serverless
7 2 (0.97%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.97%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (0.97%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.49%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.40%) HTTP
2 4 (1.94%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) DNS
3 1 (0.49%) SpaceWire
3 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.87%) NoSQL
2 32 (15.53%) MongoDB
3 31 (15.05%) SQL Server
4 21 (10.19%) MySQL
5 14 (6.80%) MariaDB
6 12 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (4.37%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.91%) DocumentDB
10 5 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.43%) Redis
10 5 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.46%) Big Data
11 3 (1.46%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.46%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.97%) HBase
12 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (12.14%) Jenkins
2 19 (9.22%) Jasmine
3 12 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (4.37%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.40%) JIRA
5 7 (3.40%) Protractor
6 6 (2.91%) Bitbucket
6 6 (2.91%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.91%) InstallShield
6 6 (2.91%) Mocha
7 5 (2.43%) JUnit
7 5 (2.43%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (1.94%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.46%) Ant
9 3 (1.46%) Babel
9 3 (1.46%) Maven
9 3 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.46%) webpack
10 2 (0.97%) Sinon.JS
11 1 (0.49%) Grunt
General
1 26 (12.62%) Finance
2 4 (1.94%) Games
2 4 (1.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.46%) Banking
3 3 (1.46%) Hindi Language
3 3 (1.46%) Japanese Language
4 2 (0.97%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Front Office
5 1 (0.49%) Legal
5 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 103 (50.00%) Developer
2 54 (26.21%) Software Engineer
3 31 (15.05%) C# Developer
4 28 (13.59%) Senior Software Engineer
5 26 (12.62%) Java Engineer
5 26 (12.62%) Java Software Engineer
5 26 (12.62%) Senior Developer
6 23 (11.17%) Software Developer
7 20 (9.71%) .NET Developer
7 20 (9.71%) Java Developer
8 19 (9.22%) Senior Java Engineer
8 19 (9.22%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 13 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (6.31%) JavaScript Developer
9 13 (6.31%) Principal Engineer
9 13 (6.31%) Principal Software Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (5.83%) Digital Transformation
10 12 (5.83%) Ruby Engineer
11 11 (5.34%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (29.61%) HTML
2 54 (26.21%) .NET
3 52 (25.24%) AngularJS
4 50 (24.27%) RESTful
5 47 (22.82%) Node.js
6 38 (18.45%) CSS
6 38 (18.45%) HTML5
7 37 (17.96%) Spring
8 28 (13.59%) ASP.NET
8 28 (13.59%) Hibernate
9 22 (10.68%) Web Services
10 19 (9.22%) JSON
11 18 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (8.74%) Ember.js
11 18 (8.74%) J2EE
12 16 (7.77%) React
13 15 (7.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (7.28%) REST
14 14 (6.80%) WPF
15 13 (6.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.19%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (9.71%) User Experience
3 13 (6.31%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.37%) BBC
4 9 (4.37%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.37%) Video on Demand
5 8 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.43%) Kindle
7 4 (1.94%) Clustering
8 3 (1.46%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.46%) Fintech
8 3 (1.46%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.97%) PMI
9 2 (0.97%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.49%) Life Science
10 1 (0.49%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.19%) Windows
2 17 (8.25%) Linux
3 4 (1.94%) Unix
4 2 (0.97%) Android
4 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.49%) Debian
5 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (96.12%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (51.94%) Scrum
3 87 (42.23%) TDD
4 84 (40.78%) Software Engineering
5 65 (31.55%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (30.10%) OO
7 47 (22.82%) BDD
8 41 (19.90%) Pair Programming
9 38 (18.45%) Kanban
10 37 (17.96%) MVC
11 34 (16.50%) Unit Testing
12 31 (15.05%) Microservices
13 30 (14.56%) Mentoring
14 27 (13.11%) OOD
15 25 (12.14%) E-Commerce
16 22 (10.68%) Build Automation
17 21 (10.19%) DevOps
18 19 (9.22%) SOLID
19 17 (8.25%) Creative Thinking
19 17 (8.25%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (51.94%) JavaScript
2 82 (39.81%) Java
3 66 (32.04%) C#
4 65 (31.55%) SQL
5 31 (15.05%) Python
6 23 (11.17%) Ruby
7 17 (8.25%) PHP
8 15 (7.28%) Scala
9 10 (4.85%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.88%) C++
11 6 (2.91%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.43%) Go
13 4 (1.94%) F#
13 4 (1.94%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.46%) Clojure
14 3 (1.46%) Erlang
14 3 (1.46%) ES6
15 2 (0.97%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.97%) SOQL
15 2 (0.97%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 20 (9.71%) Degree
2 12 (5.83%) Master's Degree
3 6 (2.91%) HND
4 5 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.97%) MCSD
5 2 (0.97%) MCTS
5 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.85%) QA
2 5 (2.43%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.46%) TickIT
System Software
1 58 (28.16%) Docker
2 10 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) etcd
3 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (12.14%) Kubernetes
2 13 (6.31%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (6.31%) Puppet
3 12 (5.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.83%) New Relic
3 10 (4.85%) VMware
4 6 (2.91%) Oracle
4 6 (2.91%) Zend
5 4 (1.94%) Google
6 3 (1.46%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.49%) Facebook
8 1 (0.49%) Fixnetix
8 1 (0.49%) HP
8 1 (0.49%) Twitter
8 1 (0.49%) Xilinx