The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 104 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 33 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.34% 0.76% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.00% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 28
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £37,500 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -3.40%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1983 1807 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.32% 75.96% 76.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1534 1836
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Stories
East of England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 +11 17 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Peterborough +7 10 £44,500 +4.70% 1
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 31 (67.39%) Scrum
2 27 (58.70%) Java
3 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (45.65%) OO
5 17 (36.96%) E-Commerce
5 17 (36.96%) Degree
6 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
7 14 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (28.26%) QA
9 12 (26.09%) .NET
10 11 (23.91%) Project Management
11 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
12 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
12 9 (19.57%) HTML
12 9 (19.57%) CSS
13 8 (17.39%) Web Services
13 8 (17.39%) MySQL
13 8 (17.39%) PHP
13 8 (17.39%) Python
13 8 (17.39%) RESTful
13 8 (17.39%) ZigBee
13 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
13 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
14 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
14 7 (15.22%) Android Development
14 7 (15.22%) iOS Development
14 7 (15.22%) OO PHP
14 7 (15.22%) PHP5
14 7 (15.22%) Android
14 7 (15.22%) LAMP

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1 (2.17%) Apache
1 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) ZigBee
2 3 (6.52%) Internet
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (2.17%) GPRS
4 1 (2.17%) GSM
4 1 (2.17%) TETRA
4 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) JIRA
2 3 (6.52%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) JUnit
3 2 (4.35%) TestNG
3 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
1 2 (4.35%) Law
1 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Business Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Agile Business Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) PHP Developer
6 6 (13.04%) ScrumMaster
7 5 (10.87%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Product Owner
8 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
8 4 (8.70%) QA Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Agile Product Owner
9 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Manager
10 2 (4.35%) .NET Project Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 9 (19.57%) HTML
2 9 (19.57%) CSS
3 8 (17.39%) Web Services
3 8 (17.39%) RESTful
4 7 (15.22%) LAMP
5 4 (8.70%) J2EE
5 4 (8.70%) Spring
5 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.35%) XML
7 1 (2.17%) OSGi
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.17%) Symfony
7 1 (2.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) Firmware
3 2 (4.35%) Open Source
3 2 (4.35%) IPTV
4 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.17%) Handset
4 1 (2.17%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
2 7 (15.22%) Android
3 4 (8.70%) Linux
4 2 (4.35%) UNIX
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Scrum
2 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (45.65%) OO
4 17 (36.96%) E-Commerce
5 14 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (23.91%) Project Management
7 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
8 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
9 7 (15.22%) Android Development
9 7 (15.22%) iOS Development
9 7 (15.22%) OO PHP
10 6 (13.04%) OOD
10 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
10 6 (13.04%) TDD
10 6 (13.04%) Software Testing
11 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
13 3 (6.52%) Test Scripting
14 2 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.39%) PHP
3 8 (17.39%) Python
4 7 (15.22%) PHP5
5 6 (13.04%) C#
6 5 (10.87%) C++
6 5 (10.87%) C
7 3 (6.52%) SQL
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) ISTQB
2 5 (10.87%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Varnish
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
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