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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 101 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 41 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.64% 0.76% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 0.98% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 26
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,250
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
1999 1736 2232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 79.96% 77.16% 76.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1475 1937
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,532 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 +7 23 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Peterborough +12 12 £45,000 +5.88%
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 36 (62.07%) Scrum
2 31 (53.45%) Java
3 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (43.10%) OO
5 22 (37.93%) Degree
6 19 (32.76%) E-Commerce
7 18 (31.03%) QA
8 16 (27.59%) .NET
8 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
9 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (24.14%) Project Management
11 13 (22.41%) Business Analysis
12 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
13 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
13 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
14 10 (17.24%) ISTQB
14 10 (17.24%) ISEB
14 10 (17.24%) HTML
14 10 (17.24%) CSS
15 9 (15.52%) JIRA
16 8 (13.79%) ZigBee
16 8 (13.79%) Selenium
16 8 (13.79%) RESTful
16 8 (13.79%) Test Scripting
16 8 (13.79%) Web Services
16 8 (13.79%) MySQL
16 8 (13.79%) C#
16 8 (13.79%) PHP
16 8 (13.79%) Python
16 8 (13.79%) Apple iOS

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (1.72%) IIS
1 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) ZigBee
2 4 (6.90%) Firewall
2 4 (6.90%) VPN
3 3 (5.17%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) GPRS
4 1 (1.72%) GSM
4 1 (1.72%) Wireless
4 1 (1.72%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) MySQL
2 7 (12.07%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) JIRA
2 8 (13.79%) Selenium
3 3 (5.17%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.45%) JUnit
4 2 (3.45%) TestNG
5 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.72%) JMeter
5 1 (1.72%) Hudson
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Analyst
2 17 (29.31%) Business Analyst
3 15 (25.86%) Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Agile Business Analyst
5 8 (13.79%) ScrumMaster
6 7 (12.07%) PHP Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Test Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Software Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) QA Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Product Owner
8 5 (8.62%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Automated Test Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) Agile Product Owner
9 4 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.45%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.45%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
10 2 (3.45%) .NET Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) .NET
2 10 (17.24%) CSS
2 10 (17.24%) HTML
3 8 (13.79%) RESTful
3 8 (13.79%) Web Services
4 7 (12.07%) LAMP
5 4 (6.90%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.90%) Spring
5 4 (6.90%) J2EE
6 2 (3.45%) XML
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.72%) Symfony
7 1 (1.72%) jQuery
7 1 (1.72%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.90%) Firmware
3 4 (6.90%) IPTV
4 2 (3.45%) Open Source
5 1 (1.72%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.72%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Handset
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Apple iOS
2 7 (12.07%) Android
3 6 (10.34%) Linux
4 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.45%) UNIX
6 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Scrum
2 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.10%) OO
4 19 (32.76%) E-Commerce
5 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (24.14%) Project Management
7 13 (22.41%) Business Analysis
8 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
8 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
9 8 (13.79%) Test Scripting
10 7 (12.07%) Android Development
10 7 (12.07%) iOS Development
10 7 (12.07%) OO PHP
10 7 (12.07%) Software Testing
11 6 (10.34%) Performance Testing
11 6 (10.34%) Web Testing
11 6 (10.34%) TDD
11 6 (10.34%) Regression Testing
11 6 (10.34%) OOD
12 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) Java
2 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.79%) PHP
3 8 (13.79%) Python
3 8 (13.79%) C#
4 7 (12.07%) PHP5
5 6 (10.34%) C
5 6 (10.34%) C++
6 5 (8.62%) SQL
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Degree
2 10 (17.24%) ISEB
2 10 (17.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Varnish
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) JBoss
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.72%) TOWER Software
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