The first table below looks at the demand for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 119 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 16 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.77% 0.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 0
Average salary £49,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -0.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1610 1441 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.03% 73.94% 75.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1230 1174
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Milton Keynes +4 15 £49,500 +52.30% 1
Beaconsfield - 1 £45,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) Use Case
3 19 (47.50%) Finance
4 18 (45.00%) Scrum
4 18 (45.00%) Project Management
5 15 (37.50%) .NET
6 14 (35.00%) UML
6 14 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (35.00%) Business Analysis
7 13 (32.50%) BPMN
7 13 (32.50%) ISEB
7 13 (32.50%) C#
7 13 (32.50%) HTML
7 13 (32.50%) CSS
8 12 (30.00%) Telecoms
8 12 (30.00%) Advertising
8 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (30.00%) Change Management
8 12 (30.00%) FMCG
8 12 (30.00%) Waterfall
8 12 (30.00%) Banking
8 12 (30.00%) Retail
9 11 (27.50%) Degree
10 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 10 (25.00%) SQL
11 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 8 (20.00%) XML
11 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
12 7 (17.50%) jQuery

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) NUnit
3 3 (7.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) Ant
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (30.00%) Advertising
2 12 (30.00%) Banking
2 12 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Analyst
2 22 (55.00%) Business Analyst
3 14 (35.00%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (32.50%) Senior Business Analyst
5 11 (27.50%) Developer
6 10 (25.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Software Development Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) UML Business Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Test Specialist
9 1 (2.50%) Product Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Test Automation Specialist
9 1 (2.50%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Automation Specialist
9 1 (2.50%) Applications Packager
9 1 (2.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) HTML
2 13 (32.50%) CSS
3 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.00%) XML
4 7 (17.50%) jQuery
4 7 (17.50%) Ajax
5 6 (15.00%) WCF
5 6 (15.00%) WPF
5 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (15.00%) XHTML
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.00%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.50%) Spring
8 1 (2.50%) JSP
8 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) FMCG
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) Use Case
3 18 (45.00%) Scrum
3 18 (45.00%) Project Management
4 14 (35.00%) UML
4 14 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (35.00%) Business Analysis
5 13 (32.50%) BPMN
6 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (30.00%) Change Management
6 12 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 7 (17.50%) Requirements Management
8 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (15.00%) RUP
8 6 (15.00%) PRINCE
8 6 (15.00%) MVC
9 3 (7.50%) Load Testing
9 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
9 3 (7.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) C#
2 10 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (7.50%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) ISEB
2 11 (27.50%) Degree
3 6 (15.00%) MCP
3 6 (15.00%) MCAD
3 6 (15.00%) MCSD
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) HL7
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Progress
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Dundas
3 1 (2.50%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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