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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 192 189 225
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +36
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 31 33 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.59% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.77% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 2
Average salary £49,500 £61,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.18% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
4589 4299 4280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 77.61% 76.33% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3058 3215 3522
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
Slough -13 15 £49,500 -17.50% 3
Reading - 11 £46,500 -
Bracknell - 9 £55,000 -
Maidenhead - 5 £46,500 - 1
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 64 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (55.71%) Telecoms
3 37 (52.86%) Finance
4 36 (51.43%) Scrum
5 31 (44.29%) Business Analysis
6 23 (32.86%) Banking
6 23 (32.86%) TDD
7 21 (30.00%) Retail
8 20 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (28.57%) Change Management
9 19 (27.14%) Project Management
10 18 (25.71%) ISEB
10 18 (25.71%) Use Case
11 17 (24.29%) BPMN
11 17 (24.29%) Advertising
11 17 (24.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
11 17 (24.29%) UML
11 17 (24.29%) FMCG
11 17 (24.29%) RESTful
11 17 (24.29%) Waterfall
12 16 (22.86%) User Experience
13 15 (21.43%) E-Commerce
13 15 (21.43%) SOA
13 15 (21.43%) ETL
14 13 (18.57%) CSS
15 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (17.14%) HTML
16 11 (15.71%) Teradata
16 11 (15.71%) Ab Initio

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 4 (5.71%) CMS
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) WordPress
2 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.43%) MS Office
1 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) MySQL
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) WebDriver
2 7 (10.00%) NUnit
2 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.29%) Selenium
4 2 (2.86%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.86%) JIRA
5 1 (1.43%) JUnit
5 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.43%) Subversion
5 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.43%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.43%) Calabash
General
1 39 (55.71%) Telecoms
2 37 (52.86%) Finance
3 23 (32.86%) Banking
4 21 (30.00%) Retail
5 17 (24.29%) Advertising
6 6 (8.57%) Investment Banking
7 5 (7.14%) Marketing
8 3 (4.29%) Publishing
8 3 (4.29%) Billing
9 1 (1.43%) Automotive
9 1 (1.43%) Legal
9 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 50 (71.43%) Analyst
2 48 (68.57%) Business Analyst
3 16 (22.86%) Developer
3 16 (22.86%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (21.43%) Senior Business Analyst
4 15 (21.43%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Technical Business Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Programmer
8 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Software Programmer
9 2 (2.86%) Junior
9 2 (2.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.29%) RESTful
2 13 (18.57%) CSS
3 12 (17.14%) HTML
4 10 (14.29%) .NET
5 7 (10.00%) XML
5 7 (10.00%) Ajax
5 7 (10.00%) jQuery
5 7 (10.00%) HTML5
6 6 (8.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (8.57%) Backbone.js
6 6 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (8.57%) LESS
6 6 (8.57%) AngularJS
6 6 (8.57%) Dapper ORM
6 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.57%) Dojo
6 6 (8.57%) WCF
6 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) FMCG
2 16 (22.86%) User Experience
3 9 (12.86%) Mobile App
4 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.29%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.43%) Open Source
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
1 1 (1.43%) Linux
1 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (51.43%) Scrum
3 31 (44.29%) Business Analysis
4 23 (32.86%) TDD
5 20 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (28.57%) Change Management
6 19 (27.14%) Project Management
7 18 (25.71%) Use Case
8 17 (24.29%) BPMN
8 17 (24.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (24.29%) UML
8 17 (24.29%) Waterfall
9 15 (21.43%) E-Commerce
9 15 (21.43%) SOA
9 15 (21.43%) ETL
10 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (15.71%) Web Development
12 10 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (12.86%) MVC
13 9 (12.86%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.29%) Java
2 10 (14.29%) C#
3 4 (5.71%) C++
3 4 (5.71%) SQL
4 3 (4.29%) Scala
5 2 (2.86%) Groovy
6 1 (1.43%) Python
6 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.43%) Perl
6 1 (1.43%) PHP
6 1 (1.43%) C
6 1 (1.43%) PHP5
6 1 (1.43%) PHP4
6 1 (1.43%) Ruby
6 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) ISEB
2 8 (11.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Teradata
1 11 (15.71%) Ab Initio
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
3 3 (4.29%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.86%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.43%) Rackspace
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