Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extreme Programming (XP)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 972 1125 1043
Rank change year-on-year +153 -82 -32
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 217 112 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.059% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.066% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 177 91 198
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - -8.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £83,500 £78,750 £93,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +7.69% -13.33%

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 161952 169683 193148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 127936 140934 159138
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 £79,350 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 23 November 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 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
England +141 214 £52,500 -4.55% 18
UK excluding London +121 149 £50,000 +2.04% 16
London +37 68 £72,500 +3.57% 4
South East +58 54 £55,000 +10.00% 7
North of England +27 36 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Yorkshire +50 26 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East of England +23 26 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Midlands +31 16 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South West +19 15 £47,500 +22.58%
West Midlands +23 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
North West -16 10 £55,000 +29.41%
East Midlands +31 5 £47,500 +35.71%
Scotland - 3 £39,250 - 2

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 209 (96.31%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (60.37%) Scrum
3 104 (47.93%) JavaScript
4 96 (44.24%) TDD
5 95 (43.78%) Software Engineering
6 87 (40.09%) Java
7 69 (31.80%) C#
7 69 (31.80%) SQL
8 64 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (26.73%) HTML
10 57 (26.27%) OO
10 57 (26.27%) Kanban
11 56 (25.81%) .NET
12 52 (23.96%) BDD
13 51 (23.50%) Amazon AWS
13 51 (23.50%) Docker
14 46 (21.20%) RESTful
15 43 (19.82%) AngularJS
16 42 (19.35%) Pair Programming
17 41 (18.89%) Mentoring
18 40 (18.43%) NoSQL
19 37 (17.05%) Spring
20 34 (15.67%) MVC
20 34 (15.67%) Finance
20 34 (15.67%) MongoDB
20 34 (15.67%) Microsoft Azure
20 34 (15.67%) Node.js
21 32 (14.75%) CSS
21 32 (14.75%) Jenkins
22 31 (14.29%) 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 28 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.99%) OpenStack
3 6 (2.76%) CMS
4 4 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.38%) Apache
6 2 (0.92%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.92%) Drupal
6 2 (0.92%) JBoss
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.46%) IIS
7 1 (0.46%) Jetty
7 1 (0.46%) nginx
7 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (0.92%) Open Workbench
2 1 (0.46%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 51 (23.50%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (15.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.69%) SaaS
4 6 (2.76%) GitHub
5 5 (2.30%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.38%) Serverless
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.92%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (0.92%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.46%) Force.com
8 1 (0.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.76%) HTTP
2 4 (1.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.46%) Firewall
3 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.46%) Intranet
3 1 (0.46%) SpaceWire
3 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.43%) NoSQL
2 34 (15.67%) MongoDB
3 31 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 25 (11.52%) MySQL
5 16 (7.37%) MariaDB
6 12 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.69%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.76%) DocumentDB
9 6 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.76%) Redis
10 3 (1.38%) Big Data
10 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.38%) Hazelcast
11 2 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.92%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.92%) HBase
11 2 (0.92%) OLAP
11 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (14.75%) Jenkins
2 17 (7.83%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.99%) Jasmine
4 12 (5.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (4.15%) JIRA
6 8 (3.69%) Selenium
7 7 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.23%) Mocha
8 6 (2.76%) Bitbucket
8 6 (2.76%) InstallShield
8 6 (2.76%) JUnit
8 6 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.30%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (2.30%) Maven
10 4 (1.84%) webpack
11 3 (1.38%) Babel
11 3 (1.38%) NUnit
11 3 (1.38%) Protractor
11 3 (1.38%) ReSharper
11 3 (1.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (15.67%) Finance
2 8 (3.69%) Retail
3 5 (2.30%) Banking
3 5 (2.30%) Games
4 4 (1.84%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.38%) Hindi Language
5 3 (1.38%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.46%) Advertising
6 1 (0.46%) Front Office
6 1 (0.46%) Legal
6 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 105 (48.39%) Developer
2 53 (24.42%) Software Engineer
3 40 (18.43%) C# Developer
4 33 (15.21%) Senior Developer
5 28 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 27 (12.44%) Java Engineer
6 27 (12.44%) Java Software Engineer
7 23 (10.60%) Java Developer
8 21 (9.68%) Senior Java Engineer
8 21 (9.68%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 20 (9.22%) .NET Developer
10 17 (7.83%) Digital Transformation
10 17 (7.83%) Principal Engineer
10 17 (7.83%) Principal Software Engineer
10 17 (7.83%) Software Developer
11 16 (7.37%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (5.99%) Agile Developer
12 13 (5.99%) C# .NET Developer
13 12 (5.53%) C# Software Developer
13 12 (5.53%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (26.73%) HTML
2 56 (25.81%) .NET
3 46 (21.20%) RESTful
4 43 (19.82%) AngularJS
5 37 (17.05%) Spring
6 34 (15.67%) Node.js
7 32 (14.75%) CSS
8 30 (13.82%) HTML5
9 27 (12.44%) Hibernate
10 25 (11.52%) Web Services
11 23 (10.60%) ASP.NET
12 19 (8.76%) Ember.js
12 19 (8.76%) REST
13 17 (7.83%) WPF
14 16 (7.37%) J2EE
14 16 (7.37%) JSON
15 14 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (6.45%) React
16 13 (5.99%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.98%) User Experience
2 24 (11.06%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (8.29%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.15%) BBC
4 9 (4.15%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.15%) Video on Demand
5 6 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.30%) Kindle
7 3 (1.38%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.38%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Cloud
7 3 (1.38%) Fintech
7 3 (1.38%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.38%) PMI
7 3 (1.38%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.92%) Clustering
8 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.92%) Online Gambling
8 2 (0.92%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.82%) Windows
2 17 (7.83%) Linux
3 6 (2.76%) Android
3 6 (2.76%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.76%) Nucleus RTOS
3 6 (2.76%) Windows Phone
4 5 (2.30%) Unix
5 1 (0.46%) CentOS
5 1 (0.46%) Debian
5 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (96.31%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (60.37%) Scrum
3 96 (44.24%) TDD
4 95 (43.78%) Software Engineering
5 64 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (26.27%) Kanban
6 57 (26.27%) OO
7 52 (23.96%) BDD
8 42 (19.35%) Pair Programming
9 41 (18.89%) Mentoring
10 34 (15.67%) MVC
11 30 (13.82%) Unit Testing
12 29 (13.36%) DevOps
13 28 (12.90%) Microservices
14 24 (11.06%) Creative Thinking
15 23 (10.60%) E-Commerce
15 23 (10.60%) SOLID
15 23 (10.60%) Web Development
16 20 (9.22%) Waterfall
17 19 (8.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 104 (47.93%) JavaScript
2 87 (40.09%) Java
3 69 (31.80%) C#
3 69 (31.80%) SQL
4 29 (13.36%) Python
5 28 (12.90%) Ruby
6 20 (9.22%) PHP
7 15 (6.91%) Scala
8 14 (6.45%) C++
9 7 (3.23%) C
10 6 (2.76%) Apple Swift
10 6 (2.76%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.30%) ES6
11 5 (2.30%) Go
11 5 (2.30%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.84%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.38%) Clojure
13 3 (1.38%) F#
13 3 (1.38%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.92%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 30 (13.82%) Degree
2 17 (7.83%) Master's Degree
3 8 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.76%) HND
5 3 (1.38%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.92%) MCSD
6 2 (0.92%) MCTS
6 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.53%) QA
2 5 (2.30%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.38%) TickIT
4 1 (0.46%) P3O
4 1 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (23.50%) Docker
2 13 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.46%) etcd
3 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (8.29%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (8.29%) Puppet
2 17 (7.83%) Ansible
3 16 (7.37%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.46%) Grafana
4 1 (0.46%) Graphite
4 1 (0.46%) Nagios
4 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.83%) New Relic
3 13 (5.99%) VMware
4 6 (2.76%) Oracle
4 6 (2.76%) Zend
5 4 (1.84%) Google
6 2 (0.92%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.46%) Facebook
7 1 (0.46%) Fixnetix
7 1 (0.46%) HP
7 1 (0.46%) Planview
7 1 (0.46%) Twitter
7 1 (0.46%) Xilinx