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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 416 460
Rank change year-on-year +24 +44  
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 682 694 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.71% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.80% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 564 598 504
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £81,250 £86,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.34%  

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 79789 87214 97872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.92% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 263898 300520 316679
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,900
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in the UK

Pair Programming
Top 10 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 29 June 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 +34 672 £60,000 +4.34% 116
London +2 437 £62,500 +4.16% 76
UK excluding London +29 238 £50,000 +5.26% 42
North of England +45 128 £50,000 +5.26% 13
South East +18 48 £48,750 -9.72% 18
South West +13 29 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Midlands +17 20 £50,000 - 3
East of England -46 10 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Scotland -3 2 - -
Wales +4 1 £32,500 -31.57% 2

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 955 (82.26%) Agile Software Development
2 888 (76.49%) TDD
3 653 (56.24%) Java
4 517 (44.53%) JavaScript
5 437 (37.64%) Scrum
6 415 (35.75%) BDD
7 399 (34.37%) Continuous Integration
8 351 (30.23%) C#
9 338 (29.11%) Spring
10 323 (27.82%) .NET
11 307 (26.44%) HTML
12 290 (24.98%) AngularJS
13 288 (24.81%) Test Automation
14 275 (23.69%) Software Engineering
15 273 (23.51%) SQL
15 273 (23.51%) MVC
16 269 (23.17%) CSS
17 251 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
18 224 (19.29%) OO
19 223 (19.21%) NoSQL
20 221 (19.04%) Kanban
21 216 (18.60%) Mentoring
22 211 (18.17%) Git (software)
23 210 (18.09%) REST
24 208 (17.92%) Python
25 201 (17.31%) RESTful
26 190 (16.37%) Linux
27 186 (16.02%) SQL Server
27 186 (16.02%) Node.js
28 185 (15.93%) Finance

Pair 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
1 108 (9.30%) Tomcat
2 95 (8.18%) CMS
3 73 (6.29%) Apache
4 53 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
5 46 (3.96%) WebSphere
6 43 (3.70%) CoreMedia CMS
7 41 (3.53%) Apache Spark
8 40 (3.45%) Jetty
9 30 (2.58%) Confluence
10 24 (2.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 20 (1.72%) Apache Solr
12 16 (1.38%) nginx
13 15 (1.29%) IIS
14 13 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (1.03%) JBoss
16 9 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
16 9 (0.78%) NServiceBus
17 8 (0.69%) OpenStack
18 7 (0.60%) Umbraco
19 6 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (0.95%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.78%) Magento
3 7 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.60%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 251 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.19%) GitHub
4 28 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
6 26 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
7 24 (2.07%) Amazon S3
8 19 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (1.38%) Amazon SQS
9 16 (1.38%) SaaS
10 14 (1.21%) IaaS
11 11 (0.95%) PaaS
12 10 (0.86%) Slack
13 6 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 5 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (0.34%) BrowserStack
15 4 (0.34%) Heroku
15 4 (0.34%) Sauce Labs
16 3 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
17 2 (0.17%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.05%) Internet
2 34 (2.93%) HTTP
3 21 (1.81%) DNS
4 8 (0.69%) SSL
5 7 (0.60%) AMQP
6 6 (0.52%) Broadband
6 6 (0.52%) LDAP
7 4 (0.34%) IPv4
7 4 (0.34%) IPv6
7 4 (0.34%) Network Security
8 1 (0.086%) DHCP
8 1 (0.086%) Modbus
8 1 (0.086%) Profibus
8 1 (0.086%) Skype
8 1 (0.086%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (19.21%) NoSQL
2 186 (16.02%) SQL Server
3 144 (12.40%) MongoDB
4 108 (9.30%) MySQL
5 105 (9.04%) Relational Database
6 91 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 75 (6.46%) RDBMS
8 74 (6.37%) PostgreSQL
9 69 (5.94%) Big Data
10 58 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 50 (4.31%) Blockchain
12 45 (3.88%) Redis
13 44 (3.79%) Hadoop
14 26 (2.24%) Neo4j
15 21 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
16 14 (1.21%) Riak
17 13 (1.12%) DB2
18 10 (0.86%) Oracle Database
19 9 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 211 (18.17%) Git (software)
2 164 (14.13%) Jenkins
3 103 (8.87%) JUnit
4 100 (8.61%) Selenium
5 80 (6.89%) TeamCity
6 72 (6.20%) JIRA
7 58 (5.00%) Cucumber
8 50 (4.31%) Mockito
9 48 (4.13%) Jasmine
9 48 (4.13%) NUnit
10 44 (3.79%) SpecFlow
11 42 (3.62%) Subversion
12 40 (3.45%) Visual Studio
13 39 (3.36%) Babel
14 38 (3.27%) WebDriver
15 37 (3.19%) Maven
15 37 (3.19%) webpack
16 33 (2.84%) Octopus Deploy
17 31 (2.67%) Gradle
18 25 (2.15%) Bitbucket
General
1 185 (15.93%) Finance
2 133 (11.46%) Retail
3 99 (8.53%) Banking
4 82 (7.06%) Games
5 56 (4.82%) Investment Banking
6 43 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 33 (2.84%) Marketing
8 26 (2.24%) Retail Banking
9 25 (2.15%) Front Office
9 25 (2.15%) Online Betting
10 22 (1.89%) Legal
11 19 (1.64%) Publishing
12 16 (1.38%) Advertising
13 12 (1.03%) Back Office
13 12 (1.03%) Electronics
14 11 (0.95%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.43%) Billing
16 4 (0.34%) Private Banking
17 3 (0.26%) Law
17 3 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 790 (68.04%) Developer
2 353 (30.40%) Java Developer
3 193 (16.62%) Senior Developer
4 142 (12.23%) .NET Developer
5 141 (12.14%) Software Engineer
6 111 (9.56%) C# Developer
7 89 (7.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 88 (7.58%) JavaScript Developer
9 85 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
10 79 (6.80%) Java Engineer
11 70 (6.03%) Lead Developer
12 62 (5.34%) Senior Software Engineer
13 60 (5.17%) Software Developer
14 54 (4.65%) Technical Leader
15 48 (4.13%) Agile Developer
16 46 (3.96%) E-Commerce Developer
17 45 (3.88%) Junior
18 44 (3.79%) Java E-Commerce Developer
19 42 (3.62%) Junior Developer
20 37 (3.19%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (29.11%) Spring
2 323 (27.82%) .NET
3 307 (26.44%) HTML
4 290 (24.98%) AngularJS
5 269 (23.17%) CSS
6 210 (18.09%) REST
7 201 (17.31%) RESTful
8 186 (16.02%) Node.js
9 174 (14.99%) React
10 170 (14.64%) Hibernate
11 150 (12.92%) ASP.NET
12 138 (11.89%) HTML5
13 128 (11.02%) Web Services
14 107 (9.22%) jQuery
15 100 (8.61%) J2EE
16 93 (8.01%) ASP.NET MVC
17 88 (7.58%) SOAP
18 81 (6.98%) Java EE
18 81 (6.98%) XML
19 76 (6.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 106 (9.13%) Computer Science
2 99 (8.53%) User Experience
3 84 (7.24%) Fintech
4 78 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
5 66 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
6 53 (4.57%) Mobile App
7 52 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
8 28 (2.41%) iPad
9 26 (2.24%) Algorithms
9 26 (2.24%) Online Games
10 25 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
11 22 (1.89%) Smart Meter
12 20 (1.72%) Hedge funds
13 19 (1.64%) NHS
14 13 (1.12%) Blog
14 13 (1.12%) Wiki
15 12 (1.03%) Bitcoin
16 10 (0.86%) Data Structures
17 8 (0.69%) Xbox
18 7 (0.60%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 190 (16.37%) Linux
2 76 (6.55%) Windows
3 70 (6.03%) Unix
4 37 (3.19%) Mac OS X
5 34 (2.93%) Android
6 25 (2.15%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.34%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.34%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.17%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.086%) CentOS
9 1 (0.086%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.086%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 955 (82.26%) Agile Software Development
2 888 (76.49%) TDD
3 437 (37.64%) Scrum
4 415 (35.75%) BDD
5 399 (34.37%) Continuous Integration
6 288 (24.81%) Test Automation
7 275 (23.69%) Software Engineering
8 273 (23.51%) MVC
9 224 (19.29%) OO
10 221 (19.04%) Kanban
11 216 (18.60%) Mentoring
12 184 (15.85%) Microservices
13 179 (15.42%) Continuous Delivery
14 178 (15.33%) DevOps
15 157 (13.52%) E-Commerce
16 133 (11.46%) Open Source
16 133 (11.46%) SOLID
17 125 (10.77%) Unit Testing
18 105 (9.04%) OOP
19 94 (8.10%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 653 (56.24%) Java
2 517 (44.53%) JavaScript
3 351 (30.23%) C#
4 273 (23.51%) SQL
5 208 (17.92%) Python
6 159 (13.70%) Scala
7 103 (8.87%) Ruby
8 88 (7.58%) PHP
9 71 (6.12%) Go
10 58 (5.00%) C++
11 50 (4.31%) ES6
11 50 (4.31%) T-SQL
12 33 (2.84%) Groovy
13 28 (2.41%) PowerShell
14 27 (2.33%) PL/SQL
15 21 (1.81%) Elixir
16 19 (1.64%) Clojure
17 14 (1.21%) F#
18 12 (1.03%) GraphQL
19 11 (0.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 132 (11.37%) Degree
2 62 (5.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.38%) SC Cleared
3 16 (1.38%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.69%) AWS Certification
5 5 (0.43%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.086%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.086%) ISEB
7 1 (0.086%) MBA
7 1 (0.086%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.086%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (9.99%) QA
2 24 (2.07%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.43%) Section 508
3 5 (0.43%) WCAG
4 3 (0.26%) GCP
5 2 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.17%) EMIR
5 2 (0.17%) MiFID
6 1 (0.086%) GDPR
6 1 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.086%) MISRA
6 1 (0.086%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.086%) SLA
System Software
1 109 (9.39%) Docker
2 10 (0.86%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.086%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.086%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.086%) HDFS
3 1 (0.086%) Varnish
3 1 (0.086%) Xen
Systems Management
1 75 (6.46%) Puppet
2 43 (3.70%) Kubernetes
3 35 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (2.33%) Ansible
5 18 (1.55%) Mesos
6 17 (1.46%) Terraform
7 5 (0.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 5 (0.43%) MOM
7 5 (0.43%) Nagios
7 5 (0.43%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.34%) Icinga
8 4 (0.34%) Packer
9 2 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.17%) Kibana
10 1 (0.086%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.086%) Control-M
10 1 (0.086%) Grafana
10 1 (0.086%) Graphite
10 1 (0.086%) Riemann
Vendors
1 102 (8.79%) Microsoft
2 76 (6.55%) Oracle
3 40 (3.45%) Google
4 31 (2.67%) Zend
5 24 (2.07%) Adobe
5 24 (2.07%) IBM
6 15 (1.29%) Xamarin
7 13 (1.12%) New Relic
8 12 (1.03%) Sitecore
9 11 (0.95%) SAP
10 10 (0.86%) Cognizant
10 10 (0.86%) MuleSoft
11 7 (0.60%) Splunk
12 6 (0.52%) hybris
13 5 (0.43%) AppDynamics
14 4 (0.34%) Apigee
14 4 (0.34%) LexisNexis
14 4 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.34%) Sybase
14 4 (0.34%) T-Plan
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