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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 82 101 113
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 27 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.69% 0.55% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.67% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 5
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,250 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,750 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1305 1201 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.61% 83.00% 72.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 997 1049
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Cambridge

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (55.56%) SQL
3 27 (50.00%) C#
4 26 (48.15%) Degree
5 25 (46.30%) Computer Science
5 25 (46.30%) OO
6 23 (42.59%) Mathematics
6 23 (42.59%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (40.74%) Analytics
7 22 (40.74%) Regression Testing
8 21 (38.89%) Software Engineering
9 20 (37.04%) Finance
9 20 (37.04%) .NET
10 17 (31.48%) Delphi
11 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
11 16 (29.63%) Test Strategy
12 15 (27.78%) User Experience
12 15 (27.78%) HTML
12 15 (27.78%) CSS
12 15 (27.78%) Financial Modelling
13 14 (25.93%) QA
13 14 (25.93%) Risk Management
13 14 (25.93%) TOWER Software
14 11 (20.37%) Manual Testing
15 10 (18.52%) Test Scripting
15 10 (18.52%) Selenium
15 10 (18.52%) JIRA
15 10 (18.52%) Scrum
15 10 (18.52%) Migration
16 9 (16.67%) Microsoft

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Project
1 8 (14.81%) MS Visio
1 8 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (9.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Internet
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) JIRA
1 10 (18.52%) Selenium
2 8 (14.81%) NUnit
2 8 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (12.96%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
4 6 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 5 (9.26%) JUnit
5 5 (9.26%) TestNG
6 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.85%) Hudson
7 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.85%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.85%) JMeter
7 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Analyst
2 15 (27.78%) Software Engineer
3 14 (25.93%) Test Engineer
3 14 (25.93%) Software Test Engineer
4 12 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 11 (20.37%) Developer
6 8 (14.81%) Business Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Process Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) C# Developer
6 8 (14.81%) Business Systems Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Business Process Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Automated Test Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Tester
9 3 (5.56%) ScrumMaster
10 2 (3.70%) Manual Tester
10 2 (3.70%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) .NET
2 15 (27.78%) CSS
2 15 (27.78%) HTML
3 8 (14.81%) HTML5
3 8 (14.81%) CSS3
4 6 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.85%) Web Services
6 1 (1.85%) XSL
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.85%) LINQ
6 1 (1.85%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 25 (46.30%) Computer Science
2 23 (42.59%) Mathematics
2 23 (42.59%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (27.78%) User Experience
4 6 (11.11%) Open Source
5 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.70%) IPTV
6 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.85%) Replication
7 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.85%) Statistics
7 1 (1.85%) Ergonomics
7 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) UNIX
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.85%) Android
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) OO
3 22 (40.74%) Regression Testing
3 22 (40.74%) Analytics
4 21 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 16 (29.63%) Test Strategy
6 15 (27.78%) Financial Modelling
7 14 (25.93%) Risk Management
8 11 (20.37%) Manual Testing
9 10 (18.52%) Test Scripting
9 10 (18.52%) Migration
9 10 (18.52%) Scrum
10 8 (14.81%) TDD
10 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
10 8 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (14.81%) ERP
10 8 (14.81%) BPR
10 8 (14.81%) UML
10 8 (14.81%) Data Analysis
10 8 (14.81%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 30 (55.56%) SQL
2 27 (50.00%) C#
3 17 (31.48%) Delphi
4 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.67%) C++
6 7 (12.96%) Java
7 2 (3.70%) C
7 2 (3.70%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.85%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.85%) Erlang
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (48.15%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) ISEB
2 5 (9.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Firmware
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) TOWER Software
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago