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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 102 105 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 30 40 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.42% 1.62% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.97% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 15
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,340 £28,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
1752 2035 1809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.95% 82.19% 80.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1513 1611 1533
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 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 28 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 +16 24 £43,500 +16.00% 1
Peterborough -11 5 £35,000 -22.22%
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 49 (75.38%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.85%) QA
3 29 (44.62%) Finance
4 25 (38.46%) C#
4 25 (38.46%) NUnit
5 24 (36.92%) Performance Testing
6 20 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 18 (27.69%) SQL
8 17 (26.15%) OO
8 17 (26.15%) TOWER Software
8 17 (26.15%) Financial Modelling
8 17 (26.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (26.15%) JIRA
8 17 (26.15%) Mathematics
8 17 (26.15%) Statistics
8 17 (26.15%) Algorithms
9 16 (24.62%) WPF
10 14 (21.54%) Software Architecture
11 13 (20.00%) Regression Testing
12 12 (18.46%) Web Testing
12 12 (18.46%) Selenium
12 12 (18.46%) Degree
13 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
13 11 (16.92%) Code Coverage
13 11 (16.92%) Java
14 10 (15.38%) .NET
14 10 (15.38%) ISEB
14 10 (15.38%) Test Scripting
14 10 (15.38%) Manual Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (4.62%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project
3 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) VPN
1 3 (4.62%) Firewall
1 3 (4.62%) VLAN
1 3 (4.62%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (38.46%) NUnit
2 17 (26.15%) JIRA
2 17 (26.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (18.46%) Selenium
4 8 (12.31%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (10.77%) JMeter
6 5 (7.69%) Hudson
6 5 (7.69%) WebDriver
7 4 (6.15%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.54%) JUnit
9 1 (1.54%) TestNG
9 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
General
1 29 (44.62%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Publishing
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Developer
2 17 (26.15%) Software Developer
3 16 (24.62%) Analyst
4 14 (21.54%) Business Analyst
5 13 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Tester
6 8 (12.31%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Product Owner
8 4 (6.15%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (6.15%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Software Tester
8 4 (6.15%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.62%) QA Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Test Leader
10 2 (3.08%) QA Leader
10 2 (3.08%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) WPF
2 10 (15.38%) .NET
3 3 (4.62%) CSS
3 3 (4.62%) HTML
4 2 (3.08%) HTML5
4 2 (3.08%) CSS3
5 1 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Statistics
1 17 (26.15%) Mathematics
1 17 (26.15%) Algorithms
2 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.69%) Replication
3 5 (7.69%) User Experience
4 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.54%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.54%) New Media
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (75.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) Performance Testing
3 20 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 17 (26.15%) OO
4 17 (26.15%) Financial Modelling
5 14 (21.54%) Software Architecture
6 13 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 12 (18.46%) Web Testing
8 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
8 11 (16.92%) Code Coverage
9 10 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 10 (15.38%) Manual Testing
10 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
10 9 (13.85%) Analytics
10 9 (13.85%) Risk Management
11 8 (12.31%) Test Strategy
11 8 (12.31%) MVVM
11 8 (12.31%) Automated Testing
12 7 (10.77%) SDLC
12 7 (10.77%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) C#
2 18 (27.69%) SQL
3 11 (16.92%) Java
4 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Degree
2 10 (15.38%) ISEB
3 7 (10.77%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (53.85%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.62%) XenServer
1 3 (4.62%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.15%) TOWER Software
3 3 (4.62%) Citrix
4 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) WorldPay
Cambridgeshire
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