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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pair Programming
UK
Rank 453 425 461
Rank change year-on-year -28 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 468 705 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.68% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.77% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 418 583 515
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -8.16% +13.95%  

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 75370 91581 93969
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.10% 88.56% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61980 75773 76024
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 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 27 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 -43 453 £57,500 - 97
London -33 271 £62,500 +4.16% 69
Yorkshire +17 52 £45,000 -4.25% 6
City of London +46 51 £65,000 +18.18% 17
West Yorkshire +42 44 £45,000 -12.19% 5
Leeds +28 40 £45,000 -14.28% 5
South East +29 33 £50,000 -28.57% 10
South West +26 33 £40,000 -15.78% 5
East Midlands +26 25 £40,000 +14.28%
North West -25 20 £55,000 +50.68% 5
Manchester -21 17 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Northamptonshire - 15 £40,000 -
Northampton - 15 £40,000 -
Bristol +6 13 £38,750 -18.42% 2
Dorset +38 11 £40,000 -38.46%
Oxfordshire -3 10 £50,000 - 4
Poole - 10 £40,000 -
Brighton +7 9 £51,000 -43.33%
East Sussex +5 9 £51,000 -43.33%
West Midlands +28 7 £47,500 +2.70% 1
East of England 0 7 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Surrey +29 6 £27,500 -60.71% 4
Birmingham +20 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Nottinghamshire +8 6 £52,500 +50.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £42,500 -
North East - 6 £42,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £42,500 -
Suffolk +27 5 £37,500 - 1
Guildford +24 5 £27,500 - 1
Hampshire +15 5 £67,500 +12.50% 1

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 789 (84.20%) Agile Software Development
2 672 (71.72%) TDD
3 527 (56.24%) Java
4 347 (37.03%) JavaScript
5 342 (36.50%) Continuous Integration
6 300 (32.02%) C#
7 295 (31.48%) Scrum
8 273 (29.14%) BDD
9 268 (28.60%) .NET
10 255 (27.21%) Spring
11 230 (24.55%) OO
12 227 (24.23%) Software Engineering
13 222 (23.69%) SQL
14 218 (23.27%) HTML
15 199 (21.24%) AngularJS
16 181 (19.32%) MVC
17 173 (18.46%) Kanban
18 170 (18.14%) Git (software)
19 168 (17.93%) NoSQL
20 166 (17.72%) Node.js
21 162 (17.29%) Continuous Delivery
21 162 (17.29%) Linux
22 154 (16.44%) RESTful
23 148 (15.80%) CSS
24 144 (15.37%) Microservices
25 142 (15.15%) E-Commerce
26 141 (15.05%) Python
27 137 (14.62%) Amazon AWS
28 136 (14.51%) SQL Server
29 135 (14.41%) 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 97 (10.35%) Tomcat
2 49 (5.23%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (5.02%) CMS
4 42 (4.48%) Apache
5 36 (3.84%) WebSphere
6 35 (3.74%) Jetty
7 27 (2.88%) CoreMedia CMS
8 25 (2.67%) Apache Spark
9 19 (2.03%) Confluence
10 14 (1.49%) JBoss
10 14 (1.49%) nginx
11 12 (1.28%) IIS
12 9 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.43%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.43%) Drupal
13 4 (0.43%) Mule
13 4 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.32%) Mule ESB
14 3 (0.32%) Traefik
15 2 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (3.74%) 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 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.96%) Magento
3 7 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.43%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 137 (14.62%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (4.16%) GitHub
4 35 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (2.03%) SaaS
6 12 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.96%) Amazon S3
7 9 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (0.85%) IaaS
8 8 (0.85%) PaaS
9 6 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.43%) Slack
11 3 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
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%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.06%) Internet
2 10 (1.07%) HTTP
3 7 (0.75%) DNS
4 6 (0.64%) IPv4
4 6 (0.64%) IPv6
4 6 (0.64%) Network Security
5 3 (0.32%) BIG-IP
5 3 (0.32%) VLAN
6 2 (0.21%) AMQP
6 2 (0.21%) SSH
6 2 (0.21%) VPN
7 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) Modbus
7 1 (0.11%) PBX
7 1 (0.11%) Profibus
7 1 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (17.93%) NoSQL
2 136 (14.51%) SQL Server
3 114 (12.17%) MongoDB
4 85 (9.07%) Apache Cassandra
5 74 (7.90%) Big Data
6 73 (7.79%) Relational Database
7 52 (5.55%) MySQL
8 49 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
8 49 (5.23%) RDBMS
9 36 (3.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 35 (3.74%) Blockchain
11 18 (1.92%) Neo4j
12 15 (1.60%) Redis
13 12 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (1.17%) Hadoop
15 10 (1.07%) Riak
16 9 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
16 9 (0.96%) Endeca
17 8 (0.85%) DB2
18 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 170 (18.14%) Git (software)
2 120 (12.81%) Jenkins
3 83 (8.86%) JUnit
4 67 (7.15%) Selenium
5 65 (6.94%) Cucumber
6 52 (5.55%) Maven
7 47 (5.02%) Visual Studio
8 42 (4.48%) Subversion
9 41 (4.38%) JIRA
10 37 (3.95%) TeamCity
11 35 (3.74%) WebDriver
12 34 (3.63%) webpack
13 33 (3.52%) Babel
14 31 (3.31%) Jasmine
14 31 (3.31%) Mockito
15 28 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
16 23 (2.45%) Gradle
16 23 (2.45%) gulp
16 23 (2.45%) JMeter
17 20 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 123 (13.13%) Finance
2 71 (7.58%) Games
3 54 (5.76%) Retail
4 45 (4.80%) Banking
5 27 (2.88%) Legal
6 25 (2.67%) Online Betting
7 23 (2.45%) Front Office
8 22 (2.35%) Investment Banking
9 21 (2.24%) Telecoms
10 18 (1.92%) Advertising
10 18 (1.92%) Marketing
11 13 (1.39%) Publishing
12 11 (1.17%) Back Office
13 6 (0.64%) Electronics
13 6 (0.64%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.43%) Local Government
15 2 (0.21%) German Language
15 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 622 (66.38%) Developer
2 264 (28.18%) Java Developer
3 135 (14.41%) Senior Developer
4 134 (14.30%) Software Engineer
5 117 (12.49%) C# Developer
6 115 (12.27%) .NET Developer
7 89 (9.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 73 (7.79%) Agile Developer
9 69 (7.36%) Java Engineer
10 66 (7.04%) JavaScript Developer
10 66 (7.04%) Senior Java Developer
11 64 (6.83%) Senior Software Engineer
12 59 (6.30%) Software Developer
13 46 (4.91%) Agile Java Developer
14 45 (4.80%) Scala Developer
15 43 (4.59%) E-Commerce Developer
16 41 (4.38%) Junior
17 40 (4.27%) Java E-Commerce Developer
18 39 (4.16%) Java Software Engineer
18 39 (4.16%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (28.60%) .NET
2 255 (27.21%) Spring
3 218 (23.27%) HTML
4 199 (21.24%) AngularJS
5 166 (17.72%) Node.js
6 154 (16.44%) RESTful
7 148 (15.80%) CSS
8 120 (12.81%) Hibernate
9 116 (12.38%) REST
10 114 (12.17%) ASP.NET
11 92 (9.82%) React
12 87 (9.28%) HTML5
13 81 (8.64%) J2EE
14 78 (8.32%) Web Services
15 68 (7.26%) jQuery
16 66 (7.04%) WCF
17 61 (6.51%) JSON
18 59 (6.30%) Kafka
19 58 (6.19%) Java EE
20 57 (6.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 126 (13.45%) Computer Science
2 71 (7.58%) Fintech
3 66 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (6.72%) Algorithms
5 37 (3.95%) Mobile App
6 34 (3.63%) User Experience
7 25 (2.67%) Data Structures
7 25 (2.67%) Online Games
8 23 (2.45%) Hedge funds
9 19 (2.03%) Blog
9 19 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.39%) Xbox
11 12 (1.28%) Animation
11 12 (1.28%) iPad
12 9 (0.96%) iPhone
12 9 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
12 9 (0.96%) Smart Meter
13 7 (0.75%) Bitcoin
13 7 (0.75%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.64%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 162 (17.29%) Linux
2 75 (8.00%) Windows
3 73 (7.79%) Unix
4 29 (3.09%) Mac OS X
5 24 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 19 (2.03%) Android
7 6 (0.64%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.32%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 789 (84.20%) Agile Software Development
2 672 (71.72%) TDD
3 342 (36.50%) Continuous Integration
4 295 (31.48%) Scrum
5 273 (29.14%) BDD
6 230 (24.55%) OO
7 227 (24.23%) Software Engineering
8 181 (19.32%) MVC
9 173 (18.46%) Kanban
10 162 (17.29%) Continuous Delivery
11 144 (15.37%) Microservices
12 142 (15.15%) E-Commerce
13 125 (13.34%) DevOps
14 119 (12.70%) Open Source
15 107 (11.42%) Mentoring
16 97 (10.35%) SOLID
17 95 (10.14%) OOP
18 87 (9.28%) Automated Testing
19 74 (7.90%) Continuous Improvement
20 72 (7.68%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 527 (56.24%) Java
2 347 (37.03%) JavaScript
3 300 (32.02%) C#
4 222 (23.69%) SQL
5 141 (15.05%) Python
6 135 (14.41%) Scala
7 74 (7.90%) PHP
8 71 (7.58%) Ruby
9 70 (7.47%) C++
10 47 (5.02%) ES6
11 36 (3.84%) Go
12 28 (2.99%) T-SQL
13 25 (2.67%) Groovy
13 25 (2.67%) TypeScript
14 18 (1.92%) R
15 16 (1.71%) C
16 15 (1.60%) Clojure
17 13 (1.39%) XAML
18 12 (1.28%) Apple Swift
18 12 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 132 (14.09%) Degree
2 12 (1.28%) PhD
3 10 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.75%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.53%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.43%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.32%) ICAEW
8 1 (0.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (12.06%) QA
2 28 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.81%) SDET
4 7 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (0.75%) EMIR
4 7 (0.75%) 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 (11.74%) Docker
2 5 (0.53%) 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
Systems Management
1 73 (7.79%) Puppet
2 28 (2.99%) Kubernetes
3 26 (2.77%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.49%) Mesos
5 10 (1.07%) Terraform
6 8 (0.85%) Ansible
7 5 (0.53%) Kibana
7 5 (0.53%) Nagios
7 5 (0.53%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 4 (0.43%) Grafana
8 4 (0.43%) logstash
8 4 (0.43%) MOM
9 3 (0.32%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.32%) Icinga
9 3 (0.32%) Packer
10 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.11%) Salt
11 1 (0.11%) yum
Vendors
1 79 (8.43%) Microsoft
2 61 (6.51%) Oracle
3 23 (2.45%) Google
3 23 (2.45%) Splunk
4 17 (1.81%) Zend
5 13 (1.39%) hybris
5 13 (1.39%) New Relic
6 12 (1.28%) Adobe
6 12 (1.28%) Sybase
7 9 (0.96%) AppDynamics
7 9 (0.96%) ATG
7 9 (0.96%) IBM
8 8 (0.85%) Sophos
8 8 (0.85%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.53%) Apple
9 5 (0.53%) MuleSoft
9 5 (0.53%) SAP
9 5 (0.53%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.43%) LexisNexis
11 3 (0.32%) Apigee
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, etc
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + equity, flexi working, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + shares, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago