The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 116 112 120
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 9 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 0.80% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.06% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 9
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,000 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1432 1506 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.85% 75.11% 71.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1280 1277
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
User Stories
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Cambridge

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (70.59%) Scrum
2 10 (58.82%) QA
3 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
4 7 (41.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (41.18%) Law
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 3 (17.65%) MySQL
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) RESTful
6 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
7 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
7 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
7 2 (11.76%) Android Development
7 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
7 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
7 2 (11.76%) Android
7 2 (11.76%) PHP5
7 2 (11.76%) ZigBee
7 2 (11.76%) Python
7 2 (11.76%) LAMP
7 2 (11.76%) Linux
7 2 (11.76%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) C#

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) ZigBee
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) GPRS
2 1 (5.88%) GSM
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (41.18%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (41.18%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Business Analyst
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Product Owner
5 1 (5.88%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) RESTful
2 2 (11.76%) LAMP
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Firmware
3 1 (5.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Scrum
2 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Android Development
5 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
5 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
5 2 (11.76%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Use Case
6 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) PHP5
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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