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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 102 114 139
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 38 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.55% 0.65% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 0.83% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 15
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2024 1687 2298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.75% 77.85% 75.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1545 1398 1952
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 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 22 October 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 +22 26 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Peterborough +2 10 £45,000 +5.88%
Huntingdon - 1 £40,000 -
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 56 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (54.79%) Scrum
3 36 (49.32%) Java
3 36 (49.32%) OO
4 29 (39.73%) .NET
5 27 (36.99%) Degree
6 22 (30.14%) E-Commerce
7 19 (26.03%) Computer Science
7 19 (26.03%) Business Analysis
8 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
8 18 (24.66%) Project Management
9 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
10 16 (21.92%) SQL
10 16 (21.92%) C#
10 16 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (20.55%) QA
11 15 (20.55%) Regression Testing
12 14 (19.18%) User Experience
13 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (17.81%) JIRA
14 12 (16.44%) Finance
15 11 (15.07%) HTML
15 11 (15.07%) CSS
15 11 (15.07%) Automated Testing
15 11 (15.07%) TDD
15 11 (15.07%) Selenium
15 11 (15.07%) Test Scripting
16 10 (13.70%) Test Strategy
16 10 (13.70%) Analytics
16 10 (13.70%) Manual Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (5.48%) JBoss
2 1 (1.37%) Mule
2 1 (1.37%) Node.js
2 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Office
2 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.74%) MS Project
2 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Internet
1 6 (8.22%) ZigBee
2 4 (5.48%) Firewall
2 4 (5.48%) VPN
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.22%) MySQL
3 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.37%) Riak
4 1 (1.37%) Big Data
4 1 (1.37%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) JIRA
2 11 (15.07%) Selenium
3 6 (8.22%) WebDriver
4 5 (6.85%) TestNG
4 5 (6.85%) JUnit
5 2 (2.74%) Hudson
6 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.37%) Maven
6 1 (1.37%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.37%) Subversion
6 1 (1.37%) JMeter
6 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.37%) Selenium IDE
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Banking
2 3 (4.11%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Analyst
2 23 (31.51%) Business Analyst
3 14 (19.18%) Developer
3 14 (19.18%) Agile Business Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) Test Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) Software Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Test Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Software Test Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) ScrumMaster
6 5 (6.85%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.85%) PHP Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Automated Test Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Automation Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Product Owner
7 4 (5.48%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Agile Product Owner
8 3 (4.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (39.73%) .NET
2 11 (15.07%) HTML
2 11 (15.07%) CSS
3 6 (8.22%) RESTful
3 6 (8.22%) Web Services
3 6 (8.22%) XML
4 5 (6.85%) LAMP
5 4 (5.48%) J2EE
5 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.48%) Spring
6 2 (2.74%) jQuery
7 1 (1.37%) Django
7 1 (1.37%) JMS
7 1 (1.37%) SOAP
7 1 (1.37%) XSLT
7 1 (1.37%) WSDL
7 1 (1.37%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.37%) REST
7 1 (1.37%) OSGi
7 1 (1.37%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) Computer Science
2 14 (19.18%) User Experience
3 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (12.33%) Mathematics
5 7 (9.59%) Open Source
6 5 (6.85%) Mobile App
7 4 (5.48%) IPTV
8 1 (1.37%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.37%) Replication
8 1 (1.37%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
1 6 (8.22%) Android
2 5 (6.85%) UNIX
2 5 (6.85%) Linux
3 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (54.79%) Scrum
3 36 (49.32%) OO
4 22 (30.14%) E-Commerce
5 19 (26.03%) Business Analysis
6 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
6 18 (24.66%) Project Management
7 16 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (20.55%) Regression Testing
9 11 (15.07%) Automated Testing
9 11 (15.07%) TDD
9 11 (15.07%) Test Scripting
10 10 (13.70%) Test Strategy
10 10 (13.70%) Analytics
10 10 (13.70%) Manual Testing
11 9 (12.33%) Software Testing
12 7 (9.59%) Financial Modelling
12 7 (9.59%) Migration
13 6 (8.22%) Risk Analytics
13 6 (8.22%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 36 (49.32%) Java
2 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.92%) SQL
3 16 (21.92%) C#
4 10 (13.70%) Delphi
5 7 (9.59%) Python
6 5 (6.85%) PHP5
6 5 (6.85%) C
6 5 (6.85%) C++
6 5 (6.85%) PHP
7 1 (1.37%) Erlang
7 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (36.99%) Degree
2 9 (12.33%) ISEB
2 9 (12.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
1 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) TOWER Software
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
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