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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pair Programming
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 237 203
Rank change year-on-year +37 -34  
Permanent jobs citing Pair Programming 7 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 8
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £49,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +16.27%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4292 5449 4295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.00% 88.26% 83.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3504 4384 3593
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 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
Birmingham +16 6 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Solihull - 1 £57,500 -
Pair Programming
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 14 (77.78%) TDD
4 13 (72.22%) .NET
4 13 (72.22%) Visual Studio
4 13 (72.22%) Entity Framework
5 12 (66.67%) Node.js
5 12 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 12 (66.67%) HTML
5 12 (66.67%) MVC
6 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
6 11 (61.11%) CSS
6 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
6 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
6 11 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (61.11%) SOLID
7 10 (55.56%) TypeScript
7 10 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (55.56%) Docker
7 10 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (55.56%) Big Data
7 10 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (55.56%) Web Development
7 10 (55.56%) OOP

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 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Big Data
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (11.11%) Neo4j
4 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.11%) Redis
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Visual Studio
2 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 11 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) Ant
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Mocha
4 1 (5.56%) NUnit
4 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Graduate
6 3 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
1 13 (72.22%) Entity Framework
2 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 12 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) Node.js
3 11 (61.11%) CSS
4 10 (55.56%) Angular 2
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Core
4 10 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (50.00%) jQuery
5 9 (50.00%) LESS
5 9 (50.00%) Sass
6 3 (16.67%) HTML5
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.11%) CSS3
7 2 (11.11%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Fintech
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) TDD
3 12 (66.67%) MVC
4 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
4 11 (61.11%) SOLID
5 10 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (55.56%) OOP
5 10 (55.56%) Performance Optimisation
5 10 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (55.56%) Web Development
6 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 2 (11.11%) BDD
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (11.11%) ETL
9 2 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) R
4 10 (55.56%) TypeScript
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) F#
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension +25 days holiday
Posted: 16 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Capgemini
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + Package
Posted: 12 days ago