The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 157 172 211
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +39
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 68 53 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.23% 0.98% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.25% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 50 44 3
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
User Stories
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4467 4243 3976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.87% 78.60% 76.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3291 3057 3112
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Berkshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Berkshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +19 20 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Slough -5 15 £49,500 -20.80% 2
Hungerford - 9 £35,000 -
Reading -15 8 £55,750 +1.36% 2
Maidenhead 0 6 £70,000 -15.15%
Windsor - 4 £75,000 -
Bracknell -12 1 £72,500 +113.23% 1
Wokingham - 1 £65,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 86 (83.50%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (67.96%) Scrum
3 42 (40.78%) Business Analysis
4 38 (36.89%) HTML
5 36 (34.95%) Finance
6 35 (33.98%) JavaScript
7 33 (32.04%) Telecoms
7 33 (32.04%) Banking
8 32 (31.07%) TDD
9 31 (30.10%) SaaS
10 30 (29.13%) XML
11 27 (26.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (24.27%) UML
12 25 (24.27%) Java
12 25 (24.27%) C#
12 25 (24.27%) Oracle
12 25 (24.27%) Change Management
12 25 (24.27%) SOA
13 23 (22.33%) .NET
13 23 (22.33%) JSON
14 22 (21.36%) Marketing
14 22 (21.36%) Waterfall
15 21 (20.39%) User Acceptance Testing
15 21 (20.39%) Use Case
15 21 (20.39%) Retail
16 20 (19.42%) SQL
17 19 (18.45%) Project Management
17 19 (18.45%) Spring
17 19 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (18.45%) Continuous Integration

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.77%) CMS
2 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
1 4 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (30.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) HTTP
2 4 (3.88%) Wireless
3 2 (1.94%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) MongoDB
1 12 (11.65%) NoSQL
2 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.88%) Subversion
3 3 (2.91%) WebDriver
3 3 (2.91%) NUnit
4 1 (0.97%) JIRA
General
1 36 (34.95%) Finance
2 33 (32.04%) Banking
2 33 (32.04%) Telecoms
3 22 (21.36%) Marketing
4 21 (20.39%) Retail
5 17 (16.50%) Advertising
6 10 (9.71%) Billing
7 8 (7.77%) Publishing
8 5 (4.85%) Automotive
9 3 (2.91%) Games
10 2 (1.94%) Legal
11 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 46 (44.66%) Business Analyst
1 46 (44.66%) Analyst
2 37 (35.92%) Developer
3 16 (15.53%) Senior Business Analyst
3 16 (15.53%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (15.53%) Agile Business Analyst
4 15 (14.56%) Java Developer
4 15 (14.56%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.77%) Product Manager
6 7 (6.80%) Architect
6 7 (6.80%) C++/Java Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.85%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Applications Architect
9 4 (3.88%) C++ Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (36.89%) HTML
2 30 (29.13%) XML
3 23 (22.33%) .NET
3 23 (22.33%) JSON
4 19 (18.45%) Spring
5 13 (12.62%) HTML5
6 11 (10.68%) CSS
7 10 (9.71%) REST
8 9 (8.74%) RESTful
9 7 (6.80%) .NET Framework
9 7 (6.80%) jQuery
10 4 (3.88%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.88%) CSS3
10 4 (3.88%) Backbone.js
10 4 (3.88%) DOM
10 4 (3.88%) Dojo
11 3 (2.91%) WCF
11 3 (2.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (2.91%) XHTML
11 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) FMCG
2 15 (14.56%) User Experience
3 10 (9.71%) Management Information System
4 9 (8.74%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.74%) Mobile App
5 8 (7.77%) Mathematics
5 8 (7.77%) Physics
6 5 (4.85%) Open Source
7 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.94%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.97%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.88%) Windows
1 4 (3.88%) Linux
2 3 (2.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (83.50%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (67.96%) Scrum
3 42 (40.78%) Business Analysis
4 32 (31.07%) TDD
5 27 (26.21%) Continuous Improvement
6 25 (24.27%) UML
6 25 (24.27%) SOA
6 25 (24.27%) Change Management
7 22 (21.36%) Waterfall
8 21 (20.39%) Use Case
8 21 (20.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (18.45%) Project Management
9 19 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (16.50%) BPMN
11 16 (15.53%) E-Commerce
12 14 (13.59%) Product Management
13 11 (10.68%) OO
14 9 (8.74%) ETL
14 9 (8.74%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.98%) JavaScript
2 25 (24.27%) C#
2 25 (24.27%) Java
3 20 (19.42%) SQL
4 15 (14.56%) C++
5 6 (5.83%) Ruby
6 5 (4.85%) PHP
7 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.91%) VB
9 2 (1.94%) C
10 1 (0.97%) Perl
10 1 (0.97%) Python
10 1 (0.97%) Groovy
10 1 (0.97%) Scala
10 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) ISEB
2 11 (10.68%) Degree
3 3 (2.91%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.50%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (24.27%) Oracle
2 4 (3.88%) Sybase
3 2 (1.94%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.97%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.97%) Teradata
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
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