The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 77 77 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 +31
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 28 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.40% 2.41% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.81% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 11
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
User Stories
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
989 1245 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.67% 85.68% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 829 1047 1223
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

User Stories
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Cambridge

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Cambridge

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 47 (70.15%) QA
2 46 (68.66%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (64.18%) C#
4 40 (59.70%) .NET
5 33 (49.25%) SQL
6 31 (46.27%) Finance
7 25 (37.31%) OO
7 25 (37.31%) Degree
8 24 (35.82%) Computer Science
9 23 (34.33%) Mathematics
10 22 (32.84%) CSS
10 22 (32.84%) HTML
11 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
11 18 (26.87%) .NET Framework
11 18 (26.87%) Unit Testing
12 17 (25.37%) WCF
12 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
12 17 (25.37%) MVC
12 17 (25.37%) Entity Framework
12 17 (25.37%) REST
12 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (25.37%) DevOps
12 17 (25.37%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (20.90%) Regression Testing
13 14 (20.90%) Selenium
13 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
14 13 (19.40%) HTML5
15 12 (17.91%) Delphi
15 12 (17.91%) User Experience
15 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.43%) Drupal
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Google Play
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Selenium
2 10 (14.93%) Hudson
2 10 (14.93%) NUnit
2 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (13.43%) JIRA
4 4 (5.97%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.48%) JMeter
5 3 (4.48%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
General
1 31 (46.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (50.75%) Developer
2 22 (32.84%) C# Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Senior Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Senior Software Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Software Developer
4 13 (19.40%) Software Test Engineer
4 13 (19.40%) Test Engineer
5 12 (17.91%) Analyst
6 11 (16.42%) .NET Developer
6 11 (16.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (16.42%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (14.93%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (14.93%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (14.93%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 10 (14.93%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 10 (14.93%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (14.93%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 8 (11.94%) Lead C# Developer
8 8 (11.94%) Lead Developer
9 7 (10.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (59.70%) .NET
2 22 (32.84%) CSS
2 22 (32.84%) HTML
3 18 (26.87%) .NET Framework
4 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (25.37%) Entity Framework
4 17 (25.37%) REST
4 17 (25.37%) WCF
5 13 (19.40%) HTML5
6 12 (17.91%) CSS3
7 11 (16.42%) JSON
7 11 (16.42%) WPF
8 10 (14.93%) Web Services
9 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET
9 9 (13.43%) XHTML
10 8 (11.94%) ADO
10 8 (11.94%) LINQ
10 8 (11.94%) XML
11 7 (10.45%) jQuery
11 7 (10.45%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Computer Science
2 23 (34.33%) Mathematics
3 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (17.91%) User Experience
4 10 (14.93%) Algorithms
4 10 (14.93%) Statistics
5 9 (13.43%) Replication
6 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.99%) Fintech
9 1 (1.49%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Android
2 2 (2.99%) Unix
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (68.66%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.31%) OO
3 18 (26.87%) Unit Testing
4 17 (25.37%) Continuous Delivery
4 17 (25.37%) DevOps
4 17 (25.37%) MVC
5 14 (20.90%) Regression Testing
5 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
6 12 (17.91%) Analytics
6 12 (17.91%) Functional Testing
6 12 (17.91%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (17.91%) Test Strategy
7 11 (16.42%) Software Architecture
8 10 (14.93%) Financial Modelling
8 10 (14.93%) Performance Testing
8 10 (14.93%) SDLC
9 9 (13.43%) Manual Testing
9 9 (13.43%) Test Scripting
9 9 (13.43%) Web Testing
10 8 (11.94%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (64.18%) C#
2 33 (49.25%) SQL
3 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
4 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
5 12 (17.91%) Delphi
6 10 (14.93%) PHP
7 9 (13.43%) Java
8 8 (11.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.99%) C
10 1 (1.49%) C++
10 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) ISEB
2 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (70.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) TOWER Software
3 5 (7.46%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.48%) Google
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle
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