Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 295 322
Rank change year-on-year +3 +27 -21
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 21 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 14
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,125 £35,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,375 £63,625
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Pair Programming is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,595 8,749 10,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.21% 90.64% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6,639 7,059 8,354
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,903
% change year-on-year - +4.38% +3.02%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Pair Programming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in the West Midlands

Pair Programming
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Pair Programming in the West Midlands

Pair Programming
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Pair Programming in the West Midlands

Pair Programming
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 April 2018. 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
Birmingham -14 11 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Coventry - 5 £47,500 - 3
Worcestershire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Shropshire +14 1 £32,500 - 1
Solihull -3 1 £52,500 +2.44%
Warwickshire - 1 £35,000 -
Pair Programming
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT jobs citing Pair Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) TDD
4 11 (52.38%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) BDD
5 10 (47.62%) MVC
5 10 (47.62%) Scrum
6 9 (42.86%) .NET
7 8 (38.10%) C#
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (38.10%) React
7 8 (38.10%) .NET Core
8 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 7 (33.33%) Spring
9 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 6 (28.57%) JIRA
9 6 (28.57%) Subversion
9 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
10 5 (23.81%) Node.js
10 5 (23.81%) React Native
10 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
10 5 (23.81%) CSS
10 5 (23.81%) HTML
11 4 (19.05%) JUnit
11 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
11 4 (19.05%) Automotive
11 4 (19.05%) Maven
11 4 (19.05%) Google
11 4 (19.05%) German Language

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (19.05%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Solr
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (19.05%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
1 6 (28.57%) Subversion
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (19.05%) JUnit
3 4 (19.05%) Maven
4 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
4 2 (9.52%) Gradle
4 2 (9.52%) Mockito
4 2 (9.52%) TestNG
5 1 (4.76%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (19.05%) Automotive
1 4 (19.05%) German Language
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Backend Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Graduate
7 2 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Junior
7 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Backend Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) .NET Core
2 8 (38.10%) React
3 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (33.33%) Spring
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) Node.js
4 5 (23.81%) React Native
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (19.05%) Redux
5 4 (19.05%) REST
6 3 (14.29%) JSON
6 3 (14.29%) RESTful
7 2 (9.52%) JPA
7 2 (9.52%) MyFaces
7 2 (9.52%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 11 (52.38%) BDD
4 10 (47.62%) MVC
4 10 (47.62%) Scrum
5 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (19.05%) Microservices
7 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) Collateral Management
8 2 (9.52%) DevOps
8 2 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (9.52%) Open Source
9 1 (4.76%) Android Development
9 1 (4.76%) API Development
9 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 1 (4.76%) Game Development
9 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
9 1 (4.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Java 8
4 3 (14.29%) Scala
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) XPath
6 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Google
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft
3 1 (4.76%) RedGate