The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 107 105 129
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 16 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.81% 0.92% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.20% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 0
Average salary £49,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.42% -
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1549 1416 1429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.43% 77.00% 75.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1186 1169
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram 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 16 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
Milton Keynes -7 12 £49,500 +52.30% 1
High Wycombe - 3 £52,500 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £45,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (70.59%) Finance
3 21 (61.76%) Use Case
4 20 (58.82%) Project Management
4 20 (58.82%) Scrum
5 17 (50.00%) UML
5 17 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 17 (50.00%) BPMN
6 16 (47.06%) FMCG
6 16 (47.06%) Waterfall
6 16 (47.06%) Telecoms
6 16 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (47.06%) Advertising
6 16 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (47.06%) Banking
6 16 (47.06%) Retail
6 16 (47.06%) ISEB
6 16 (47.06%) Change Management
7 10 (29.41%) C#
7 10 (29.41%) HTML
7 10 (29.41%) CSS
8 9 (26.47%) .NET
9 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
9 8 (23.53%) jQuery
9 8 (23.53%) Ajax
10 7 (20.59%) MVC
10 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
11 6 (17.65%) SQL
11 6 (17.65%) T-SQL

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 2 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) WordPress
2 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) NUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) Ant
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
General
1 24 (70.59%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 16 (47.06%) Advertising
2 16 (47.06%) Banking
2 16 (47.06%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Business Analyst
1 21 (61.76%) Analyst
2 15 (44.12%) Senior Business Analyst
2 15 (44.12%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Development Team Leader
6 1 (2.94%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) HTML
1 10 (29.41%) CSS
2 9 (26.47%) .NET
3 8 (23.53%) jQuery
3 8 (23.53%) Ajax
4 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
5 6 (17.65%) XHTML
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (14.71%) XML
7 3 (8.82%) WCF
7 3 (8.82%) WPF
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.94%) Yii
9 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.94%) HTML5
9 1 (2.94%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (2.94%) XML-RPC
9 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.94%) Spring
9 1 (2.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) FMCG
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) User Experience
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.94%) Android
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Use Case
3 20 (58.82%) Project Management
3 20 (58.82%) Scrum
4 17 (50.00%) UML
4 17 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 17 (50.00%) BPMN
5 16 (47.06%) Waterfall
5 16 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (47.06%) Change Management
6 7 (20.59%) MVC
7 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
7 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
7 3 (8.82%) RUP
8 2 (5.88%) Web Development
8 2 (5.88%) Coaching
8 2 (5.88%) User Experience Design
9 1 (2.94%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) PHP5
4 1 (2.94%) PHP4
4 1 (2.94%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) ISEB
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.82%) MCP
3 3 (8.82%) MCAD
3 3 (8.82%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) HL7
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.94%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (2.94%) Dundas
2 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Progress