The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pair Programming
UK
Rank 456 422 476
Rank change year-on-year -34 +54  
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 468 704 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.69% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.78% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 415 582 501
Median salary £56,250 £56,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.44% +2.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  

Pair 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 74701 90545 91461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.48% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 61327 74932 73985
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Pair Programming as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in the UK

Pair Programming
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Pair Programming in the UK

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in the UK

Pair Programming
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -18 455 £56,250 -2.17% 101
London -46 267 £62,500 +4.16% 67
City of London +37 49 £65,000 +18.18% 10
Yorkshire +25 49 £45,000 -4.25% 6
West Yorkshire +27 41 £45,000 -14.28% 6
South East +24 38 £50,000 -28.57% 11
Leeds +28 37 £45,000 -16.27% 6
South West +18 35 £40,000 -15.78% 4
East Midlands +23 26 £40,000 +14.28% 1
North West -36 21 £57,500 +57.53% 6
Manchester -23 18 £57,500 +27.77% 5
Northamptonshire - 15 £40,000 -
Northampton - 15 £40,000 -
Bristol +9 13 £38,750 -18.42% 1
Oxfordshire 0 13 £50,000 - 4
Dorset +37 12 £40,000 -38.46% 1
East Sussex +6 12 £48,000 -46.66%
Brighton -1 12 £48,000 -46.66%
Poole - 11 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +27 7 £47,500 +2.70% 4
Birmingham +17 6 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Nottinghamshire +1 6 £52,500 +50.00% 1
East of England -4 6 £37,500 -25.99% 2
North East - 6 £42,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £42,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £42,500 -
Surrey +37 5 £27,500 -60.71% 5
Suffolk +29 5 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire +15 5 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Bury St Edmunds -5 5 £37,500 -

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 794 (84.20%) Agile Software Development
2 681 (72.22%) TDD
3 529 (56.10%) Java
4 345 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
5 343 (36.37%) JavaScript
6 301 (31.92%) C#
7 297 (31.50%) Scrum
8 275 (29.16%) BDD
9 270 (28.63%) .NET
10 259 (27.47%) Spring
11 232 (24.60%) OO
12 226 (23.97%) Software Engineering
13 224 (23.75%) SQL
14 216 (22.91%) HTML
15 198 (21.00%) AngularJS
16 183 (19.41%) MVC
17 175 (18.56%) Kanban
18 173 (18.35%) Git (software)
19 170 (18.03%) NoSQL
20 166 (17.60%) Node.js
21 163 (17.29%) Linux
22 162 (17.18%) Continuous Delivery
23 155 (16.44%) RESTful
24 145 (15.38%) CSS
25 142 (15.06%) E-Commerce
25 142 (15.06%) Microservices
26 141 (14.95%) Python
27 138 (14.63%) SQL Server
27 138 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
28 137 (14.53%) Scala

Pair Programming
Top Related 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 93 (9.86%) Tomcat
2 51 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (4.98%) CMS
4 41 (4.35%) Apache
5 37 (3.92%) WebSphere
6 35 (3.71%) Jetty
7 27 (2.86%) CoreMedia CMS
8 26 (2.76%) Apache Spark
9 19 (2.01%) Confluence
10 15 (1.59%) JBoss
11 13 (1.38%) nginx
12 10 (1.06%) IIS
13 9 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.42%) Alfresco
14 4 (0.42%) Drupal
14 4 (0.42%) Mule
14 4 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.32%) ArcGIS
15 3 (0.32%) OpenCms
15 3 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 35 (3.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.21%) MS Office
4 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.85%) Magento
3 7 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.42%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 138 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (4.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (4.03%) GitHub
4 37 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (2.12%) SaaS
6 11 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.95%) PaaS
8 8 (0.85%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (0.85%) IaaS
9 6 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.42%) Slack
11 3 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.32%) Heroku
12 2 (0.21%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.21%) iTunes
12 2 (0.21%) Trello
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.11%) AWS OpsWorks
13 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.24%) Internet
2 9 (0.95%) HTTP
3 7 (0.74%) DNS
4 6 (0.64%) IPv4
4 6 (0.64%) IPv6
4 6 (0.64%) Network Security
5 4 (0.42%) SSH
5 4 (0.42%) VPN
6 3 (0.32%) BIG-IP
6 3 (0.32%) VLAN
7 2 (0.21%) AMQP
8 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.11%) Modbus
8 1 (0.11%) PBX
8 1 (0.11%) Profibus
8 1 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (18.03%) NoSQL
2 138 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 117 (12.41%) MongoDB
4 89 (9.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 74 (7.85%) Big Data
6 73 (7.74%) Relational Database
7 51 (5.41%) MySQL
8 48 (5.09%) PostgreSQL
8 48 (5.09%) RDBMS
9 35 (3.71%) Blockchain
10 34 (3.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 18 (1.91%) Neo4j
12 17 (1.80%) Redis
13 12 (1.27%) Hadoop
14 10 (1.06%) Riak
14 10 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (0.95%) Endeca
16 8 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.85%) DB2
17 7 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 173 (18.35%) Git (software)
2 118 (12.51%) Jenkins
3 83 (8.80%) JUnit
4 66 (7.00%) Cucumber
5 64 (6.79%) Selenium
6 52 (5.51%) Maven
7 45 (4.77%) Visual Studio
8 42 (4.45%) Subversion
9 39 (4.14%) JIRA
10 37 (3.92%) TeamCity
11 34 (3.61%) WebDriver
11 34 (3.61%) webpack
12 32 (3.39%) Babel
12 32 (3.39%) Mockito
13 31 (3.29%) Jasmine
14 27 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
15 25 (2.65%) gulp
16 23 (2.44%) Gradle
16 23 (2.44%) JMeter
17 20 (2.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 121 (12.83%) Finance
2 74 (7.85%) Games
3 52 (5.51%) Retail
4 43 (4.56%) Banking
5 26 (2.76%) Legal
6 25 (2.65%) Online Betting
7 23 (2.44%) Front Office
8 20 (2.12%) Investment Banking
8 20 (2.12%) Telecoms
9 19 (2.01%) Marketing
10 18 (1.91%) Advertising
11 15 (1.59%) Publishing
12 13 (1.38%) Back Office
13 6 (0.64%) Electronics
13 6 (0.64%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.42%) Local Government
15 2 (0.21%) German Language
15 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 625 (66.28%) Developer
2 267 (28.31%) Java Developer
3 141 (14.95%) Senior Developer
4 136 (14.42%) Software Engineer
5 120 (12.73%) C# Developer
6 118 (12.51%) .NET Developer
7 91 (9.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 76 (8.06%) Agile Developer
9 71 (7.53%) Senior Java Developer
10 68 (7.21%) Java Engineer
11 65 (6.89%) JavaScript Developer
11 65 (6.89%) Senior Software Engineer
12 57 (6.04%) Software Developer
13 47 (4.98%) Agile Java Developer
13 47 (4.98%) Scala Developer
14 44 (4.67%) E-Commerce Developer
15 41 (4.35%) SQL Developer
16 40 (4.24%) Java E-Commerce Developer
16 40 (4.24%) Java Software Engineer
17 39 (4.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (28.63%) .NET
2 259 (27.47%) Spring
3 216 (22.91%) HTML
4 198 (21.00%) AngularJS
5 166 (17.60%) Node.js
6 155 (16.44%) RESTful
7 145 (15.38%) CSS
8 119 (12.62%) Hibernate
9 117 (12.41%) REST
10 113 (11.98%) ASP.NET
11 91 (9.65%) React
12 86 (9.12%) HTML5
13 79 (8.38%) J2EE
14 78 (8.27%) Web Services
15 67 (7.10%) jQuery
16 66 (7.00%) WCF
17 62 (6.57%) JSON
18 58 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
18 58 (6.15%) Kafka
19 56 (5.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 126 (13.36%) Computer Science
2 67 (7.10%) Fintech
3 66 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (6.89%) Algorithms
5 34 (3.61%) Mobile App
6 32 (3.39%) User Experience
7 26 (2.76%) Data Structures
8 25 (2.65%) Online Games
9 24 (2.55%) Hedge funds
10 20 (2.12%) Blog
11 19 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.48%) Animation
13 13 (1.38%) iPad
13 13 (1.38%) Xbox
14 9 (0.95%) iPhone
14 9 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
15 7 (0.74%) Bitcoin
15 7 (0.74%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.74%) RIA
15 7 (0.74%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 163 (17.29%) Linux
2 75 (7.95%) Windows
3 74 (7.85%) Unix
4 29 (3.08%) Mac OS X
5 25 (2.65%) Apple iOS
6 19 (2.01%) Android
7 6 (0.64%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.32%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 794 (84.20%) Agile Software Development
2 681 (72.22%) TDD
3 345 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
4 297 (31.50%) Scrum
5 275 (29.16%) BDD
6 232 (24.60%) OO
7 226 (23.97%) Software Engineering
8 183 (19.41%) MVC
9 175 (18.56%) Kanban
10 162 (17.18%) Continuous Delivery
11 142 (15.06%) E-Commerce
11 142 (15.06%) Microservices
12 124 (13.15%) DevOps
13 123 (13.04%) Open Source
14 107 (11.35%) Mentoring
15 98 (10.39%) SOLID
16 94 (9.97%) OOP
17 85 (9.01%) Automated Testing
18 74 (7.85%) Continuous Deployment
19 73 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 529 (56.10%) Java
2 343 (36.37%) JavaScript
3 301 (31.92%) C#
4 224 (23.75%) SQL
5 141 (14.95%) Python
6 137 (14.53%) Scala
7 72 (7.64%) PHP
8 71 (7.53%) Ruby
9 70 (7.42%) C++
10 48 (5.09%) ES6
11 36 (3.82%) Go
12 26 (2.76%) Groovy
13 25 (2.65%) TypeScript
14 24 (2.55%) T-SQL
15 18 (1.91%) R
16 16 (1.70%) C
17 15 (1.59%) Clojure
18 13 (1.38%) XAML
19 12 (1.27%) Apple Swift
19 12 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 131 (13.89%) Degree
2 12 (1.27%) PhD
3 10 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.53%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.53%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.32%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (11.98%) QA
2 29 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.70%) SDET
4 7 (0.74%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (0.74%) EMIR
4 7 (0.74%) MiFID
5 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.32%) Section 508
5 3 (0.32%) WCAG
6 2 (0.21%) SLA
7 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.11%) GCP
7 1 (0.11%) MISRA
7 1 (0.11%) MISRA C
System Software
1 110 (11.66%) Docker
2 4 (0.42%) Shibboleth
3 3 (0.32%) iptables
4 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.21%) Xen
5 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.11%) HDFS
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 75 (7.95%) Puppet
2 27 (2.86%) Kubernetes
3 25 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.48%) Mesos
5 10 (1.06%) Terraform
6 9 (0.95%) Ansible
7 5 (0.53%) Grafana
7 5 (0.53%) Kibana
7 5 (0.53%) logstash
7 5 (0.53%) Nagios
7 5 (0.53%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 3 (0.32%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.32%) Icinga
8 3 (0.32%) MOM
8 3 (0.32%) Packer
9 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.11%) Salt
10 1 (0.11%) yum
Vendors
1 78 (8.27%) Microsoft
2 63 (6.68%) Oracle
3 23 (2.44%) Google
3 23 (2.44%) Splunk
4 15 (1.59%) Zend
5 14 (1.48%) New Relic
6 13 (1.38%) hybris
7 12 (1.27%) Adobe
7 12 (1.27%) Sybase
8 10 (1.06%) AppDynamics
9 9 (0.95%) ATG
9 9 (0.95%) IBM
9 9 (0.95%) Sophos
10 6 (0.64%) MuleSoft
10 6 (0.64%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.53%) Apple
11 5 (0.53%) SAP
11 5 (0.53%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.42%) LexisNexis
13 3 (0.32%) F5
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Stepstone UK
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Flexi hours, Remote, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Formula Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, much more
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum £65,000, 20% bonus + learn Scala on
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, shares, bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, equity, shares
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + 20% bonus, exc bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago