Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 314 291
Rank change year-on-year +8 -23 +13
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 5 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.051% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 27
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £46,250 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.73% -42.19% +95.12%
10th Percentile £52,000 £32,500 £44,500
90th Percentile £70,625 £75,750 £102,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +9.52%

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 8,697 9,425 9,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.43% 89.77% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6,850 7,366 7,647
West Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.60% - +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,825 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +23 3 £61,250 -5.77%
Solihull -18 1 £52,500 +31.25%
Pair Programming
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) MuleSoft
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) PhD
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) JSON

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) MVVM
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) MuleSoft