The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 100 108 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 32 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.50% 1.38% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.66% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 16
Average salary £44,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £29,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
User Stories
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1758 2053 1886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.50% 83.05% 79.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1637 1602
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
Cambridge +26 26 £43,500 -20.90% 6
Peterborough -7 5 £45,000 +1.12%
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 57 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (53.33%) QA
3 33 (44.00%) C#
3 33 (44.00%) Finance
4 28 (37.33%) NUnit
5 26 (34.67%) SQL
6 25 (33.33%) OO
7 24 (32.00%) Regression Testing
7 24 (32.00%) Mathematics
7 24 (32.00%) Performance Testing
8 23 (30.67%) Unit Testing
8 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
9 21 (28.00%) Financial Modelling
10 20 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (26.67%) TOWER Software
11 19 (25.33%) Software Architecture
12 18 (24.00%) JIRA
12 18 (24.00%) Degree
12 18 (24.00%) Statistics
12 18 (24.00%) Software Engineering
12 18 (24.00%) Algorithms
13 17 (22.67%) WPF
14 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
15 15 (20.00%) .NET
16 14 (18.67%) Java
16 14 (18.67%) Analytics
17 13 (17.33%) Risk Management
17 13 (17.33%) Web Testing
18 12 (16.00%) Selenium
18 12 (16.00%) SQL Server

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) VPN
1 3 (4.00%) Firewall
1 3 (4.00%) VLAN
1 3 (4.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (37.33%) NUnit
2 20 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (24.00%) JIRA
4 12 (16.00%) Selenium
5 10 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (10.67%) JMeter
7 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
8 4 (5.33%) WebDriver
8 4 (5.33%) Hudson
9 3 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (1.33%) JUnit
10 1 (1.33%) TestNG
10 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (44.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) Software Developer
3 15 (20.00%) Analyst
4 14 (18.67%) Senior Developer
5 13 (17.33%) Tester
6 11 (14.67%) Business Analyst
7 9 (12.00%) Software Tester
7 9 (12.00%) Test Engineer
7 9 (12.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (10.67%) QA Tester
9 6 (8.00%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) C# Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Software Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (6.67%) QA Leader
10 5 (6.67%) Product Owner
11 4 (5.33%) Selenium Tester
11 4 (5.33%) Agile Business Analyst
11 4 (5.33%) Test Analyst
12 3 (4.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.67%) WPF
2 15 (20.00%) .NET
3 5 (6.67%) CSS
3 5 (6.67%) HTML
4 4 (5.33%) HTML5
4 4 (5.33%) CSS3
5 1 (1.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Mathematics
2 18 (24.00%) Statistics
2 18 (24.00%) Algorithms
3 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
4 9 (12.00%) User Experience
5 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.33%) Replication
7 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.33%) Smartcard
9 1 (1.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.33%) OO
3 24 (32.00%) Regression Testing
3 24 (32.00%) Performance Testing
4 23 (30.67%) Unit Testing
5 21 (28.00%) Financial Modelling
6 19 (25.33%) Software Architecture
7 18 (24.00%) Software Engineering
8 14 (18.67%) Analytics
9 13 (17.33%) Web Testing
9 13 (17.33%) Risk Management
10 12 (16.00%) Test Strategy
11 11 (14.67%) Manual Testing
11 11 (14.67%) Code Coverage
11 11 (14.67%) Test Scripting
12 9 (12.00%) Automated Testing
12 9 (12.00%) Test Automation
12 9 (12.00%) SDLC
13 8 (10.67%) MVVM
14 7 (9.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.00%) C#
2 26 (34.67%) SQL
3 14 (18.67%) Java
4 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.67%) Delphi
5 4 (5.33%) C++
6 3 (4.00%) Python
7 2 (2.67%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.67%) Embedded C++
7 2 (2.67%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) ISEB
3 9 (12.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (53.33%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.00%) XenServer
2 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.67%) TOWER Software
3 5 (6.67%) VMware
4 3 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.33%) WorldPay
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Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago