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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 82 96 98
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 17 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.44% 1.23% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.43% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 20
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £25,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1001 1261 1490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.83% 86.25% 84.66%
Number of salaries quoted 811 1118 1134
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 27 September 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Cambridge

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (77.78%) C#
3 25 (55.56%) .NET
4 24 (53.33%) Degree
5 22 (48.89%) Computer Science
5 22 (48.89%) Finance
6 21 (46.67%) SQL
6 21 (46.67%) Mathematics
6 21 (46.67%) Software Engineering
7 19 (42.22%) Unit Testing
8 17 (37.78%) QA
9 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
10 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 14 (31.11%) HTML
11 14 (31.11%) CSS
11 14 (31.11%) NUnit
11 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
12 13 (28.89%) Regression Testing
13 12 (26.67%) Java
13 12 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (24.44%) Rhino Mocks
14 11 (24.44%) Performance Testing
14 11 (24.44%) OO
14 11 (24.44%) Analytics
15 10 (22.22%) HTML5
15 10 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
15 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
15 10 (22.22%) Scrum
15 10 (22.22%) Financial Modelling
15 10 (22.22%) .NET Framework

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 4 (8.89%) Drupal
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Google Play
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) NUnit
2 11 (24.44%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (17.78%) Selenium
5 7 (15.56%) Ranorex
6 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.44%) Hudson
7 2 (4.44%) JIRA
8 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) C# Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Developer in Test
3 10 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Senior Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Test Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Automation Test Lead
6 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Test Leader
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Android Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) .NET
2 14 (31.11%) CSS
2 14 (31.11%) HTML
3 10 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 10 (22.22%) HTML5
4 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (20.00%) CSS3
4 9 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 9 (20.00%) REST
4 9 (20.00%) WCF
5 8 (17.78%) JSON
6 7 (15.56%) Web Services
7 5 (11.11%) ADO
7 5 (11.11%) LINQ
7 5 (11.11%) XML
8 4 (8.89%) Ajax
8 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.89%) jQuery
8 4 (8.89%) OAuth
8 4 (8.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Computer Science
2 21 (46.67%) Mathematics
3 9 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 9 (20.00%) Statistics
4 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (11.11%) User Experience
6 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
7 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
8 2 (4.44%) Fintech
9 1 (2.22%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 19 (42.22%) Unit Testing
4 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
5 13 (28.89%) Regression Testing
6 11 (24.44%) Analytics
6 11 (24.44%) OO
6 11 (24.44%) Performance Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Financial Modelling
7 10 (22.22%) Scrum
8 9 (20.00%) Code Coverage
8 9 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (20.00%) Defect Management
8 9 (20.00%) DevOps
8 9 (20.00%) MVC
9 8 (17.78%) SDLC
10 7 (15.56%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (13.33%) Big Data Analytics
11 6 (13.33%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) C#
2 21 (46.67%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) Java
4 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 9 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (13.33%) C++
7 5 (11.11%) Delphi
7 5 (11.11%) PHP
7 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.44%) C
9 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) ISEB
2 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) TOWER Software
3 3 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle