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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 90 136 135
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 43 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.01% 0.49% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 0.61% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 37 9 18
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
1742 1958 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.55% 79.46% 76.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1450 1609 1745
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 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 6 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 +41 38 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Peterborough +4 4 £36,000 -18.18%
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 60 (84.51%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (54.93%) C#
3 37 (52.11%) SQL
4 35 (49.30%) OO
5 34 (47.89%) QA
6 33 (46.48%) Mathematics
7 30 (42.25%) Finance
8 29 (40.85%) Regression Testing
9 28 (39.44%) Degree
10 27 (38.03%) Computer Science
11 26 (36.62%) NUnit
12 25 (35.21%) Microsoft
13 24 (33.80%) Unit Testing
13 24 (33.80%) Financial Modelling
14 23 (32.39%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (32.39%) .NET
14 23 (32.39%) TOWER Software
15 22 (30.99%) Software Engineering
16 21 (29.58%) Software Architecture
16 21 (29.58%) Analytics
17 19 (26.76%) Risk Management
18 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
19 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
19 15 (21.13%) HTML
19 15 (21.13%) CSS
19 15 (21.13%) Test Strategy
19 15 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (21.13%) Algorithms
20 14 (19.72%) Statistics
20 14 (19.72%) Performance Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (2.82%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.04%) MS Project
2 5 (7.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.82%) MS Office
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) SaaS
2 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) Big Data
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (36.62%) NUnit
2 23 (32.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (16.90%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (15.49%) Visual Studio
4 11 (15.49%) JIRA
5 9 (12.68%) Selenium
6 3 (4.23%) JMeter
7 2 (2.82%) TestNG
7 2 (2.82%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (2.82%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.82%) JUnit
7 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (42.25%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) Software Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Tester
3 12 (16.90%) Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) Test Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Software Test Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Software Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) C# Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Business Analyst
7 7 (9.86%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Software Tester
9 5 (7.04%) Test Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Business Systems Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) QA Tester
9 5 (7.04%) QA Leader
10 4 (5.63%) Selenium Tester
10 4 (5.63%) Process Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) .NET
2 15 (21.13%) CSS
2 15 (21.13%) HTML
3 12 (16.90%) HTML5
3 12 (16.90%) CSS3
3 12 (16.90%) WPF
4 3 (4.23%) XML
5 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.41%) Web Services
6 1 (1.41%) LINQ
6 1 (1.41%) jQuery
6 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.41%) XSL
6 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (46.48%) Mathematics
2 27 (38.03%) Computer Science
3 15 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (21.13%) Algorithms
4 14 (19.72%) Statistics
5 12 (16.90%) User Experience
6 9 (12.68%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.82%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.82%) Open Source
9 1 (1.41%) Ergonomics
9 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.41%) Smartcard
9 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) UNIX
3 1 (1.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.41%) Android
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (84.51%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (49.30%) OO
3 29 (40.85%) Regression Testing
4 24 (33.80%) Unit Testing
4 24 (33.80%) Financial Modelling
5 22 (30.99%) Software Engineering
6 21 (29.58%) Software Architecture
6 21 (29.58%) Analytics
7 19 (26.76%) Risk Management
8 15 (21.13%) Test Strategy
9 14 (19.72%) Performance Testing
10 11 (15.49%) Manual Testing
10 11 (15.49%) Scrum
11 9 (12.68%) Automated Testing
12 8 (11.27%) Test Scripting
13 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
13 7 (9.86%) TDD
13 7 (9.86%) Web Testing
13 7 (9.86%) Code Coverage
14 6 (8.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.93%) C#
2 37 (52.11%) SQL
3 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.90%) C++
4 12 (16.90%) Delphi
4 12 (16.90%) Java
5 4 (5.63%) Python
6 3 (4.23%) Embedded C
6 3 (4.23%) Embedded C++
6 3 (4.23%) C
7 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (39.44%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) ISEB
2 7 (9.86%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (47.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (32.39%) TOWER Software
3 9 (12.68%) VMware
4 2 (2.82%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago