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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 441 419 488
Rank change year-on-year -22 +69  
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 503 736 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.71% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.80% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 456 611 520
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.75% +6.11%  

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 77188 92199 96461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.35% 88.76% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 63463 76569 77919
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 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -33 485 £60,000 +4.34% 101
London -56 289 £62,500 +4.16% 63
Yorkshire +41 72 £45,000 +2.27% 10
West Yorkshire +52 68 £45,000 -18.18% 10
City of London +42 63 £62,500 +8.69% 15
Leeds +64 62 £46,250 -15.90% 8
South West +20 32 £40,000 -15.78% 5
South East +8 27 £50,000 -23.07% 10
East Midlands +31 24 £45,000 +28.57% 2
North West -30 19 £52,500 +23.52% 8
Manchester -23 16 £52,500 +10.52% 8
Bristol +6 15 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Northamptonshire - 15 £40,000 - 1
Northampton - 15 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +17 8 £47,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +5 8 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Oxfordshire -21 8 £50,000 -4.76% 5
East of England -18 7 £42,500 -5.55% 2
North East - 7 £45,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £45,000 -
Surrey +36 6 £27,500 -59.25% 3
Birmingham +18 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Dorset +15 6 £40,000 -38.46%
Hampshire +13 6 £67,500 +31.70%
Nottingham +13 6 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Basingstoke -4 6 £67,500 +28.57%
Oxford - 6 £47,500 - 2
Bradford - 6 £37,500 - 2
Guildford - 5 £27,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 780 (83.51%) Agile Software Development
2 672 (71.95%) TDD
3 532 (56.96%) Java
4 369 (39.51%) JavaScript
5 318 (34.05%) Continuous Integration
6 304 (32.55%) C#
7 294 (31.48%) Scrum
8 277 (29.66%) BDD
9 268 (28.69%) .NET
10 251 (26.87%) Spring
11 235 (25.16%) Software Engineering
12 234 (25.05%) OO
13 217 (23.23%) SQL
14 213 (22.81%) HTML
15 201 (21.52%) AngularJS
16 182 (19.49%) MVC
17 174 (18.63%) NoSQL
18 172 (18.42%) Linux
19 165 (17.67%) Amazon AWS
20 160 (17.13%) Kanban
21 159 (17.02%) CSS
22 158 (16.92%) Node.js
23 156 (16.70%) Continuous Delivery
24 154 (16.49%) Git (software)
25 153 (16.38%) Python
25 153 (16.38%) Microservices
26 144 (15.42%) RESTful
27 136 (14.56%) SQL Server
28 135 (14.45%) DevOps
29 132 (14.13%) Degree

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
1 104 (11.13%) Tomcat
2 54 (5.78%) CMS
3 50 (5.35%) Apache
4 42 (4.50%) WebSphere
5 38 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
5 38 (4.07%) Jetty
6 28 (3.00%) Apache Spark
6 28 (3.00%) CoreMedia CMS
7 17 (1.82%) Confluence
7 17 (1.82%) nginx
8 14 (1.50%) IIS
8 14 (1.50%) JBoss
9 11 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (0.86%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (0.64%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.54%) Mule
14 4 (0.43%) Alfresco
Applications
1 4 (0.43%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.96%) Magento
3 7 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.43%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 165 (17.67%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
4 32 (3.43%) GitHub
5 13 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.18%) SaaS
7 10 (1.07%) Amazon S3
7 10 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
7 10 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (1.07%) IaaS
7 10 (1.07%) PaaS
8 8 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.43%) Slack
10 2 (0.21%) iTunes
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.11%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.64%) Internet
2 11 (1.18%) DNS
3 7 (0.75%) HTTP
4 6 (0.64%) IPv4
4 6 (0.64%) IPv6
4 6 (0.64%) Network Security
5 3 (0.32%) AMQP
5 3 (0.32%) BIG-IP
5 3 (0.32%) VLAN
6 1 (0.11%) LDAP
6 1 (0.11%) Modbus
6 1 (0.11%) Profibus
6 1 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (18.63%) NoSQL
2 136 (14.56%) SQL Server
3 108 (11.56%) MongoDB
4 79 (8.46%) Big Data
5 78 (8.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 74 (7.92%) Relational Database
7 58 (6.21%) MySQL
8 56 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
9 51 (5.46%) RDBMS
10 44 (4.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 44 (4.71%) Blockchain
11 21 (2.25%) Redis
12 19 (2.03%) Hadoop
13 18 (1.93%) Neo4j
14 14 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
15 12 (1.28%) Riak
16 9 (0.96%) Endeca
17 8 (0.86%) Oracle Database
17 8 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 154 (16.49%) Git (software)
2 106 (11.35%) Jenkins
3 75 (8.03%) JUnit
4 67 (7.17%) Selenium
5 50 (5.35%) Cucumber
6 45 (4.82%) Visual Studio
7 40 (4.28%) JIRA
8 39 (4.18%) Subversion
8 39 (4.18%) WebDriver
9 38 (4.07%) Babel
9 38 (4.07%) webpack
10 36 (3.85%) Maven
11 35 (3.75%) TeamCity
12 28 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (2.57%) Mockito
13 24 (2.57%) SpecFlow
14 22 (2.36%) Jasmine
15 19 (2.03%) JMeter
15 19 (2.03%) Travis CI
16 18 (1.93%) NUnit
General
1 129 (13.81%) Finance
2 72 (7.71%) Games
3 64 (6.85%) Retail
4 47 (5.03%) Banking
5 30 (3.21%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.78%) Legal
7 24 (2.57%) Investment Banking
7 24 (2.57%) Online Betting
8 21 (2.25%) Front Office
8 21 (2.25%) Marketing
9 18 (1.93%) Advertising
10 13 (1.39%) Publishing
11 8 (0.86%) Back Office
11 8 (0.86%) Electronics
11 8 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.43%) Local Government
13 2 (0.21%) German Language
13 2 (0.21%) Law
13 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 621 (66.49%) Developer
2 261 (27.94%) Java Developer
3 144 (15.42%) Senior Developer
4 138 (14.78%) Software Engineer
5 119 (12.74%) .NET Developer
6 113 (12.10%) C# Developer
7 86 (9.21%) C# .NET Developer
8 74 (7.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 73 (7.82%) Java Engineer
10 64 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
10 64 (6.85%) Software Developer
11 62 (6.64%) Senior Java Developer
12 60 (6.42%) Agile Developer
13 44 (4.71%) Junior
14 43 (4.60%) E-Commerce Developer
15 42 (4.50%) Java E-Commerce Developer
16 41 (4.39%) Junior Developer
17 40 (4.28%) Agile Java Developer
18 37 (3.96%) Java Software Engineer
19 36 (3.85%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (28.69%) .NET
2 251 (26.87%) Spring
3 213 (22.81%) HTML
4 201 (21.52%) AngularJS
5 159 (17.02%) CSS
6 158 (16.92%) Node.js
7 144 (15.42%) RESTful
8 120 (12.85%) Hibernate
9 115 (12.31%) REST
10 113 (12.10%) ASP.NET
11 112 (11.99%) React
12 88 (9.42%) HTML5
13 80 (8.57%) J2EE
13 80 (8.57%) Web Services
14 64 (6.85%) Java EE
15 63 (6.75%) Kafka
16 61 (6.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 61 (6.53%) jQuery
16 61 (6.53%) WCF
17 59 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 120 (12.85%) Computer Science
2 77 (8.24%) Fintech
3 65 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (6.53%) Greenfield Project
5 54 (5.78%) Algorithms
6 44 (4.71%) User Experience
7 42 (4.50%) Mobile App
8 33 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (2.57%) Online Games
10 21 (2.25%) Data Structures
10 21 (2.25%) Hedge funds
11 17 (1.82%) Smart Meter
12 14 (1.50%) Blog
13 12 (1.28%) iPad
13 12 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
13 12 (1.28%) Xbox
14 9 (0.96%) Bitcoin
15 8 (0.86%) Digital Media
16 6 (0.64%) Replication
16 6 (0.64%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 172 (18.42%) Linux
2 82 (8.78%) Windows
3 73 (7.82%) Unix
4 31 (3.32%) Mac OS X
5 22 (2.36%) Apple iOS
6 20 (2.14%) Android
7 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.43%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.21%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 780 (83.51%) Agile Software Development
2 672 (71.95%) TDD
3 318 (34.05%) Continuous Integration
4 294 (31.48%) Scrum
5 277 (29.66%) BDD
6 235 (25.16%) Software Engineering
7 234 (25.05%) OO
8 182 (19.49%) MVC
9 160 (17.13%) Kanban
10 156 (16.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 153 (16.38%) Microservices
12 135 (14.45%) DevOps
13 127 (13.60%) E-Commerce
14 126 (13.49%) Mentoring
15 109 (11.67%) Open Source
16 93 (9.96%) OOP
17 90 (9.64%) SOLID
18 89 (9.53%) Automated Testing
19 71 (7.60%) SOA
20 70 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 532 (56.96%) Java
2 369 (39.51%) JavaScript
3 304 (32.55%) C#
4 217 (23.23%) SQL
5 153 (16.38%) Python
6 131 (14.03%) Scala
7 81 (8.67%) Ruby
8 72 (7.71%) PHP
9 66 (7.07%) C++
10 52 (5.57%) ES6
11 51 (5.46%) Go
12 33 (3.53%) T-SQL
13 22 (2.36%) TypeScript
14 17 (1.82%) Clojure
14 17 (1.82%) Groovy
14 17 (1.82%) R
15 16 (1.71%) Perl
16 13 (1.39%) C
16 13 (1.39%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.28%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 132 (14.13%) Degree
2 12 (1.28%) PhD
3 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.64%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.43%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.21%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (11.78%) QA
2 26 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.71%) SDET
4 4 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.43%) EMIR
4 4 (0.43%) MiFID
4 4 (0.43%) Section 508
4 4 (0.43%) WCAG
5 3 (0.32%) GCP
5 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) MISRA
6 1 (0.11%) MISRA C
System Software
1 96 (10.28%) Docker
2 6 (0.64%) Shibboleth
3 3 (0.32%) iptables
4 2 (0.21%) Xen
5 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.11%) HDFS
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 69 (7.39%) Puppet
2 36 (3.85%) Kubernetes
3 31 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.61%) Ansible
5 12 (1.28%) Mesos
6 11 (1.18%) Terraform
7 5 (0.54%) Nagios
7 5 (0.54%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 4 (0.43%) Icinga
8 4 (0.43%) MOM
9 3 (0.32%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.11%) Grafana
11 1 (0.11%) Graphite
11 1 (0.11%) Kibana
11 1 (0.11%) Packer
11 1 (0.11%) Riemann
11 1 (0.11%) Salt
11 1 (0.11%) yum
Vendors
1 81 (8.67%) Microsoft
2 64 (6.85%) Oracle
3 29 (3.10%) Google
4 20 (2.14%) Zend
5 14 (1.50%) Adobe
5 14 (1.50%) Splunk
6 12 (1.28%) IBM
7 11 (1.18%) hybris
7 11 (1.18%) New Relic
8 10 (1.07%) ATG
8 10 (1.07%) Sybase
9 9 (0.96%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.75%) SAP
11 6 (0.64%) Sitecore
11 6 (0.64%) Sophos
12 5 (0.54%) AppDynamics
13 4 (0.43%) Apigee
13 4 (0.43%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.43%) LexisNexis
13 4 (0.43%) T-Plan
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Codersource Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Codersource Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £54,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus, Shares, Pension etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + D.O.E
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £85000 Per Annum bonus incentive, pension scheme, private med
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Capgemini
Salary: £50k - 80k per year + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago