The first table below looks at the demand for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Altrincham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 22 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 3.33% - 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% - 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 112 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 86.67% 77.24% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 68 106 80
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% +10.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,746
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
User Stories
Manchester

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

User Stories
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Altrincham region.

User Stories Salary Trend in Altrincham

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) RIA
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (66.67%) MVVM
2 8 (66.67%) WCF
2 8 (66.67%) WPF
2 8 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) OOD
2 8 (66.67%) XSD
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (75.00%) C# Developer
2 9 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 8 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Graduate
6 1 (8.33%) Junior
6 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) WCF
2 8 (66.67%) WPF
2 8 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 8 (66.67%) XSD
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) RIA
1 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) MVVM
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) OOD
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft