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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 91 122 129
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 36 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.74% 0.61% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 0.78% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 17
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1669 1930 1991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.51% 79.07% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1562 1732
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +40 29 £48,750 -18.75% 1
Peterborough +4 6 £36,000 -18.18%
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 62 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (56.76%) C#
3 38 (51.35%) SQL
3 38 (51.35%) QA
4 37 (50.00%) OO
5 35 (47.30%) Mathematics
6 33 (44.59%) Finance
7 29 (39.19%) Regression Testing
7 29 (39.19%) Degree
7 29 (39.19%) NUnit
8 28 (37.84%) Computer Science
9 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
10 26 (35.14%) Unit Testing
10 26 (35.14%) Financial Modelling
11 25 (33.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (33.78%) TOWER Software
12 24 (32.43%) .NET
13 23 (31.08%) Software Engineering
13 23 (31.08%) Software Architecture
14 20 (27.03%) Risk Management
15 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
15 19 (25.68%) Analytics
16 17 (22.97%) Algorithms
17 16 (21.62%) Test Strategy
17 16 (21.62%) Statistics
17 16 (21.62%) Performance Testing
18 14 (18.92%) WPF
18 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
18 14 (18.92%) HTML
18 14 (18.92%) CSS

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
2 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) SaaS
2 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (39.19%) NUnit
2 25 (33.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (17.57%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (16.22%) JIRA
5 11 (14.86%) Visual Studio
6 9 (12.16%) Selenium
7 4 (5.41%) JMeter
8 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (1.35%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.35%) Hudson
9 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.35%) TestNG
9 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.35%) Subversion
9 1 (1.35%) JUnit
General
1 33 (44.59%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (44.59%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) Software Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Tester
3 12 (16.22%) Analyst
3 12 (16.22%) Test Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) Software Test Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) C# Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Software Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Business Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Software Tester
9 5 (6.76%) QA Leader
9 5 (6.76%) QA Tester
9 5 (6.76%) Test Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Selenium Tester
10 4 (5.41%) Product Owner
11 3 (4.05%) Team Leader
11 3 (4.05%) Test Team Leader
11 3 (4.05%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) .NET
2 14 (18.92%) WPF
2 14 (18.92%) HTML
2 14 (18.92%) CSS
3 12 (16.22%) HTML5
3 12 (16.22%) CSS3
4 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.35%) jQuery
5 1 (1.35%) LINQ
5 1 (1.35%) XSL
5 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (47.30%) Mathematics
2 28 (37.84%) Computer Science
3 17 (22.97%) Algorithms
4 16 (21.62%) Statistics
5 12 (16.22%) User Experience
5 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (10.81%) Mobile App
7 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.70%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.35%) Open Source
9 1 (1.35%) Replication
9 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.35%) Ergonomics
9 1 (1.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.35%) Android
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.35%) UNIX
2 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (50.00%) OO
3 29 (39.19%) Regression Testing
4 26 (35.14%) Unit Testing
4 26 (35.14%) Financial Modelling
5 23 (31.08%) Software Engineering
5 23 (31.08%) Software Architecture
6 20 (27.03%) Risk Management
7 19 (25.68%) Analytics
8 16 (21.62%) Test Strategy
8 16 (21.62%) Performance Testing
9 10 (13.51%) Manual Testing
10 9 (12.16%) Automated Testing
10 9 (12.16%) Scrum
11 8 (10.81%) Web Testing
11 8 (10.81%) Test Scripting
11 8 (10.81%) Code Coverage
12 7 (9.46%) Test Automation
13 6 (8.11%) TDD
13 6 (8.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) C#
2 38 (51.35%) SQL
3 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.22%) Java
4 12 (16.22%) C++
4 12 (16.22%) Delphi
5 4 (5.41%) Python
6 3 (4.05%) Embedded C
6 3 (4.05%) Embedded C++
6 3 (4.05%) C
7 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (39.19%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) ISEB
2 7 (9.46%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (51.35%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.78%) TOWER Software
3 8 (10.81%) VMware
4 1 (1.35%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago