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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 97 124 137
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +13
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 37 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.52% 0.63% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 0.80% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 23
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 £32,500 £33,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £53,500
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
1975 1753 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.18% 78.75% 76.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1509 1982
Average salary £43,450 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +12 22 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Peterborough +9 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 48 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (57.14%) Scrum
3 32 (50.79%) Java
4 31 (49.21%) OO
5 24 (38.10%) .NET
5 24 (38.10%) Degree
6 21 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 17 (26.98%) Project Management
7 17 (26.98%) QA
8 16 (25.40%) Business Analysis
9 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
9 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 13 (20.63%) C#
10 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
11 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing
11 11 (17.46%) Regression Testing
11 11 (17.46%) User Experience
12 10 (15.87%) ISEB
12 10 (15.87%) ISTQB
13 9 (14.29%) JIRA
13 9 (14.29%) HTML
13 9 (14.29%) SQL
13 9 (14.29%) CSS
14 8 (12.70%) Finance
14 8 (12.70%) Selenium
14 8 (12.70%) Test Scripting
15 7 (11.11%) Manual Testing
15 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
15 7 (11.11%) TDD

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) ZigBee
2 4 (6.35%) Firewall
2 4 (6.35%) VPN
3 3 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (1.59%) GPRS
4 1 (1.59%) GSM
4 1 (1.59%) Wireless
4 1 (1.59%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) MySQL
1 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) JIRA
2 8 (12.70%) Selenium
3 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.17%) JUnit
4 2 (3.17%) TestNG
5 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.59%) JMeter
5 1 (1.59%) Hudson
5 1 (1.59%) Selenium IDE
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Analyst
2 19 (30.16%) Business Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Agile Business Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Software Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) ScrumMaster
6 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) PHP Developer
6 5 (7.94%) QA Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Product Owner
6 5 (7.94%) Automated Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Agile Product Owner
7 4 (6.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) .NET
2 9 (14.29%) CSS
2 9 (14.29%) HTML
3 5 (7.94%) RESTful
3 5 (7.94%) Web Services
3 5 (7.94%) LAMP
4 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
4 4 (6.35%) Spring
4 4 (6.35%) J2EE
5 2 (3.17%) XML
5 2 (3.17%) jQuery
6 1 (1.59%) OSGi
6 1 (1.59%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.46%) User Experience
3 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.94%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.35%) Firmware
4 4 (6.35%) IPTV
5 3 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.59%) Handset
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Android
1 6 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.94%) Linux
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.17%) UNIX
5 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (57.14%) Scrum
3 31 (49.21%) OO
4 21 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 17 (26.98%) Project Management
6 16 (25.40%) Business Analysis
7 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
7 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing
8 11 (17.46%) Regression Testing
9 8 (12.70%) Test Scripting
10 7 (11.11%) Manual Testing
10 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
10 7 (11.11%) TDD
11 6 (9.52%) OOD
11 6 (9.52%) Performance Testing
11 6 (9.52%) Web Testing
11 6 (9.52%) Test Strategy
12 5 (7.94%) Analytics
12 5 (7.94%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) Java
2 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.63%) C#
4 9 (14.29%) SQL
5 7 (11.11%) Python
6 6 (9.52%) C++
6 6 (9.52%) Delphi
6 6 (9.52%) C
7 5 (7.94%) PHP5
7 5 (7.94%) PHP
8 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) Erlang
8 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) Degree
2 10 (15.87%) ISEB
2 10 (15.87%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.98%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle
1 4 (6.35%) JBoss
1 4 (6.35%) TOWER Software
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
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