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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 91 129 138
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +9
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 39 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.77% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35 8 9
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +8.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £35,250 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
1812 1811 1944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.40% 81.83% 73.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 1516 1645
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 March 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 March 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 +43 39 £47,500 +26.66% 4
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 67 (88.16%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (53.95%) OO
3 39 (51.32%) SQL
4 36 (47.37%) C#
5 32 (42.11%) .NET
5 32 (42.11%) Mathematics
6 30 (39.47%) Degree
6 30 (39.47%) Computer Science
6 30 (39.47%) Regression Testing
7 29 (38.16%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (36.84%) Analytics
8 28 (36.84%) Software Engineering
9 27 (35.53%) Finance
10 21 (27.63%) Delphi
10 21 (27.63%) Test Strategy
10 21 (27.63%) Financial Modelling
11 20 (26.32%) Scrum
11 20 (26.32%) QA
12 19 (25.00%) TOWER Software
12 19 (25.00%) User Experience
13 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
13 18 (23.68%) Risk Management
14 17 (22.37%) Java
15 16 (21.05%) HTML
15 16 (21.05%) CSS
16 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
16 14 (18.42%) NUnit
16 14 (18.42%) Business Analysis
16 14 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (18.42%) Software Architecture

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) Mule
2 1 (1.32%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Project
1 8 (10.53%) MS Visio
1 8 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) SaaS
2 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Big Data
3 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.32%) Riak
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (18.42%) NUnit
1 14 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.84%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (11.84%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.84%) JIRA
3 8 (10.53%) Selenium
4 5 (6.58%) TestNG
4 5 (6.58%) WebDriver
4 5 (6.58%) JUnit
5 3 (3.95%) JMeter
6 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.63%) Subversion
6 2 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.32%) Hudson
7 1 (1.32%) Maven
7 1 (1.32%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (35.53%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Analyst
2 20 (26.32%) Developer
3 19 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 18 (23.68%) Software Test Engineer
4 18 (23.68%) Software Engineer
5 16 (21.05%) Business Analyst
6 10 (13.16%) Software Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Test Analyst
7 9 (11.84%) C# Developer
8 8 (10.53%) Business Systems Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Process Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Business Process Analyst
9 7 (9.21%) Tester
10 6 (7.89%) Agile Business Analyst
11 5 (6.58%) Automation Test Analyst
11 5 (6.58%) Automation Analyst
11 5 (6.58%) Software Tester
12 4 (5.26%) QA Tester
12 4 (5.26%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) .NET
2 16 (21.05%) CSS
2 16 (21.05%) HTML
3 10 (13.16%) HTML5
3 10 (13.16%) CSS3
4 7 (9.21%) XML
5 4 (5.26%) WPF
6 2 (2.63%) Web Services
6 2 (2.63%) jQuery
6 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.32%) SOAP
7 1 (1.32%) XSL
7 1 (1.32%) XSLT
7 1 (1.32%) JMS
7 1 (1.32%) WSDL
7 1 (1.32%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.32%) RESTful
7 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (42.11%) Mathematics
2 30 (39.47%) Computer Science
3 29 (38.16%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (25.00%) User Experience
5 8 (10.53%) Mobile App
6 7 (9.21%) Open Source
7 6 (7.89%) Algorithms
8 5 (6.58%) Statistics
9 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.63%) Cryptography
10 1 (1.32%) Ergonomics
10 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) UNIX
2 3 (3.95%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.32%) Android
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (88.16%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (53.95%) OO
3 30 (39.47%) Regression Testing
4 28 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 28 (36.84%) Analytics
5 21 (27.63%) Financial Modelling
5 21 (27.63%) Test Strategy
6 20 (26.32%) Scrum
7 18 (23.68%) Risk Management
8 14 (18.42%) Business Analysis
8 14 (18.42%) Software Architecture
9 13 (17.11%) Unit Testing
10 11 (14.47%) TDD
10 11 (14.47%) UML
11 10 (13.16%) BPR
11 10 (13.16%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (13.16%) Migration
11 10 (13.16%) Data Analysis
11 10 (13.16%) Data Migration
11 10 (13.16%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 39 (51.32%) SQL
2 36 (47.37%) C#
3 21 (27.63%) Delphi
4 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 17 (22.37%) Java
6 12 (15.79%) C++
7 4 (5.26%) Python
8 3 (3.95%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.95%) Embedded C++
8 3 (3.95%) C
9 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.32%) Erlang
9 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (39.47%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) VCP4
3 3 (3.95%) ISEB
3 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
1 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (25.00%) TOWER Software
2 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.53%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
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