Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extreme Programming (XP)
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 983 1042 1060
Rank change year-on-year +59 +18 -41
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 198 207 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 182 203 202
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £41,375 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% -3.06%

Extreme Programming is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 159119 175986 191424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.89% 89.06% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 126483 146806 156211
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,723 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +65 194 £52,500 -4.55% 17
UK excluding London +80 120 £47,500 +11.76% 6
London +18 74 £75,000 +25.00% 11
North of England +23 52 £50,000 - 2
South East +56 29 £60,000 +41.18% 3
Yorkshire +42 27 £52,500 - 1
East of England +28 18 £47,500 -26.92%
Midlands +35 16 £45,000 +28.57%
West Midlands +30 13 £45,000 +20.00%
North West -20 13 £47,500 +30.14% 1
North East +26 12 £45,000 -35.71%
South West - 9 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +14 3 £45,000 +28.57%

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 192 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (47.98%) Java
3 94 (47.47%) JavaScript
4 91 (45.96%) Scrum
5 89 (44.95%) TDD
6 64 (32.32%) Continuous Integration
7 62 (31.31%) BDD
8 61 (30.81%) Software Engineering
8 61 (30.81%) SQL
9 60 (30.30%) OO
10 59 (29.80%) HTML
11 54 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
12 53 (26.77%) AngularJS
13 46 (23.23%) RESTful
13 46 (23.23%) Node.js
13 46 (23.23%) Docker
14 44 (22.22%) C#
15 42 (21.21%) Pair Programming
16 41 (20.71%) Unit Testing
17 39 (19.70%) HTML5
17 39 (19.70%) Spring
17 39 (19.70%) .NET
17 39 (19.70%) Tomcat
18 38 (19.19%) NoSQL
19 36 (18.18%) CSS
19 36 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
20 34 (17.17%) MVC
21 32 (16.16%) Hibernate
21 32 (16.16%) Python
22 31 (15.66%) MongoDB

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 39 (19.70%) Tomcat
2 15 (7.58%) OpenStack
3 12 (6.06%) IIS
4 10 (5.05%) CMS
5 4 (2.02%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.01%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.51%) Apache
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.51%) nginx
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 54 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.56%) SaaS
4 6 (3.03%) GitHub
5 5 (2.53%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (2.02%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.52%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.01%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.01%) CloudFront
8 2 (1.01%) Route 53
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.02%) Internet
2 3 (1.52%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) DNS
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.19%) NoSQL
2 31 (15.66%) MongoDB
3 26 (13.13%) SQL Server
4 24 (12.12%) MySQL
5 19 (9.60%) MariaDB
6 12 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (5.05%) Relational Database
8 10 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (3.03%) DocumentDB
10 4 (2.02%) Big Data
11 3 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.52%) Redis
12 2 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.01%) Couchbase
12 2 (1.01%) Hazelcast
12 2 (1.01%) OLAP
12 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (10.10%) Jasmine
1 20 (10.10%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.04%) Ant
2 8 (4.04%) Mocha
2 8 (4.04%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.54%) JUnit
4 6 (3.03%) Protractor
5 4 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.02%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.02%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.52%) Babel
6 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.52%) NUnit
6 3 (1.52%) webpack
7 2 (1.01%) Gradle
7 2 (1.01%) Maven
7 2 (1.01%) Spock
8 1 (0.51%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.51%) Selenium
General
1 25 (12.63%) Finance
2 4 (2.02%) Banking
2 4 (2.02%) Games
2 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.52%) Hindi Language
3 3 (1.52%) Japanese Language
3 3 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (0.51%) Advertising
4 1 (0.51%) Front Office
4 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 107 (54.04%) Developer
2 50 (25.25%) Software Engineer
3 27 (13.64%) Java Engineer
3 27 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
3 27 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
4 25 (12.63%) Senior Developer
5 23 (11.62%) Software Developer
6 22 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 18 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
7 18 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 17 (8.59%) .NET Developer
8 17 (8.59%) C# Developer
9 14 (7.07%) Agile Developer
10 13 (6.57%) Technical Leader
11 12 (6.06%) Ruby Developer
12 11 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (5.56%) Ruby Engineer
13 10 (5.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 10 (5.05%) Lead Developer
14 8 (4.04%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (29.80%) HTML
2 53 (26.77%) AngularJS
3 46 (23.23%) Node.js
3 46 (23.23%) RESTful
4 39 (19.70%) .NET
4 39 (19.70%) HTML5
4 39 (19.70%) Spring
5 36 (18.18%) CSS
6 32 (16.16%) Hibernate
7 25 (12.63%) J2EE
8 24 (12.12%) ASP.NET
9 21 (10.61%) Ember.js
9 21 (10.61%) React
10 19 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (9.60%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (8.59%) JSP
12 16 (8.08%) JSF
12 16 (8.08%) Web Services
13 15 (7.58%) CSS3
14 13 (6.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.61%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (9.60%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 17 (8.59%) User Experience
5 12 (6.06%) NHS
6 11 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.55%) BBC
7 9 (4.55%) Video on Demand
8 7 (3.54%) Clustering
9 5 (2.53%) Kindle
10 4 (2.02%) Fintech
11 3 (1.52%) Cloud Native
11 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (1.52%) Online Banking
12 2 (1.01%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.01%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.51%) Cyberthreat
13 1 (0.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.51%) Life Science
13 1 (0.51%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.10%) Linux
2 8 (4.04%) Windows
3 6 (3.03%) Unix
4 4 (2.02%) Android
4 4 (2.02%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Debian
5 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (45.96%) Scrum
3 89 (44.95%) TDD
4 64 (32.32%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (31.31%) BDD
6 61 (30.81%) Software Engineering
7 60 (30.30%) OO
8 42 (21.21%) Pair Programming
9 41 (20.71%) Unit Testing
10 34 (17.17%) MVC
11 27 (13.64%) Kanban
11 27 (13.64%) OOD
12 24 (12.12%) Mentoring
13 22 (11.11%) Build Automation
13 22 (11.11%) Web Development
14 20 (10.10%) Security Testing
15 19 (9.60%) E-Commerce
15 19 (9.60%) Microservices
16 17 (8.59%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (8.59%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (47.98%) Java
2 94 (47.47%) JavaScript
3 61 (30.81%) SQL
4 44 (22.22%) C#
5 32 (16.16%) Python
6 28 (14.14%) Ruby
7 23 (11.62%) Scala
8 16 (8.08%) Clojure
8 16 (8.08%) PHP
9 15 (7.58%) T-SQL
10 10 (5.05%) Go
11 5 (2.53%) C++
12 4 (2.02%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.52%) ES6
14 2 (1.01%) Erlang
14 2 (1.01%) F#
14 2 (1.01%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.01%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.51%) AspectJ
15 1 (0.51%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 14 (7.07%) Degree
2 6 (3.03%) Master's Degree
3 5 (2.53%) HND
4 4 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.01%) MCSD
5 2 (1.01%) MCTS
5 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.01%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (0.51%) SAS 70
System Software
1 46 (23.23%) Docker
2 15 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) etcd
Systems Management
1 24 (12.12%) Kubernetes
2 11 (5.56%) Puppet
3 9 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (8.08%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.58%) VMware
3 8 (4.04%) New Relic
3 8 (4.04%) Oracle
3 8 (4.04%) Xamarin
4 7 (3.54%) Zend
5 5 (2.53%) Google
6 1 (0.51%) Fixnetix
6 1 (0.51%) HP
6 1 (0.51%) TOWER Software