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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 97 111 126
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 33 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.54% 1.17% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.43% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 17
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1757 1961 1912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.14% 82.22% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1593 1650
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +31 29 £45,000 -30.76% 3
Peterborough -4 3 £45,000 +2.27% 1
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 62 (80.52%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.95%) QA
2 40 (51.95%) C#
3 34 (44.16%) Finance
4 32 (41.56%) SQL
5 31 (40.26%) OO
5 31 (40.26%) NUnit
6 30 (38.96%) Mathematics
7 27 (35.06%) Regression Testing
8 26 (33.77%) Microsoft
9 25 (32.47%) Unit Testing
10 23 (29.87%) Degree
10 23 (29.87%) Financial Modelling
10 23 (29.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (28.57%) Software Architecture
11 22 (28.57%) Performance Testing
11 22 (28.57%) Software Engineering
11 22 (28.57%) TOWER Software
12 21 (27.27%) Computer Science
12 21 (27.27%) .NET
13 20 (25.97%) Algorithms
14 19 (24.68%) Statistics
15 17 (22.08%) WPF
15 17 (22.08%) Analytics
16 16 (20.78%) JIRA
17 15 (19.48%) Risk Management
17 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
17 15 (19.48%) Test Strategy
18 14 (18.18%) Java
19 12 (15.58%) Rhino Mocks

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (2.60%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.30%) MS Project
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (5.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) VPN
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
1 1 (1.30%) VLAN
1 1 (1.30%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) Big Data
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (40.26%) NUnit
2 23 (29.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (20.78%) JIRA
4 12 (15.58%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (12.99%) Selenium
6 7 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 6 (7.79%) JMeter
8 3 (3.90%) Hudson
8 3 (3.90%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.60%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (2.60%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.30%) JUnit
10 1 (1.30%) Subversion
10 1 (1.30%) TestNG
10 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (44.16%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Retail
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (45.45%) Developer
2 20 (25.97%) Software Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.58%) Tester
5 11 (14.29%) Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Software Test Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) C# Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Software Tester
8 7 (9.09%) Business Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) QA Tester
9 5 (6.49%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (6.49%) QA Leader
9 5 (6.49%) Product Owner
10 4 (5.19%) Selenium Tester
10 4 (5.19%) Test Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Test Team Leader
11 3 (3.90%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) .NET
2 17 (22.08%) WPF
3 9 (11.69%) CSS
3 9 (11.69%) HTML
4 7 (9.09%) HTML5
4 7 (9.09%) CSS3
5 2 (2.60%) XML
5 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.30%) Web Services
6 1 (1.30%) LINQ
6 1 (1.30%) jQuery
6 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.30%) XSL
6 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (38.96%) Mathematics
2 21 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 20 (25.97%) Algorithms
4 19 (24.68%) Statistics
5 11 (14.29%) User Experience
6 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (7.79%) Mobile App
8 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
9 3 (3.90%) Replication
10 2 (2.60%) Cryptography
10 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
11 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.30%) Smartcard
11 1 (1.30%) Ergonomics
11 1 (1.30%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) UNIX
3 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (80.52%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.26%) OO
3 27 (35.06%) Regression Testing
4 25 (32.47%) Unit Testing
5 23 (29.87%) Financial Modelling
6 22 (28.57%) Software Architecture
6 22 (28.57%) Performance Testing
6 22 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 17 (22.08%) Analytics
8 15 (19.48%) Test Strategy
8 15 (19.48%) Risk Management
9 11 (14.29%) Code Coverage
9 11 (14.29%) Web Testing
10 10 (12.99%) Test Scripting
10 10 (12.99%) Manual Testing
11 9 (11.69%) Test Automation
11 9 (11.69%) Scrum
12 8 (10.39%) Automated Testing
12 8 (10.39%) MVVM
12 8 (10.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.95%) C#
2 32 (41.56%) SQL
3 14 (18.18%) Java
4 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.39%) Delphi
6 7 (9.09%) C++
7 4 (5.19%) Python
8 3 (3.90%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.90%) Embedded C++
8 3 (3.90%) C
9 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (29.87%) Degree
2 8 (10.39%) ISEB
2 8 (10.39%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (51.95%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.30%) XenServer
2 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (33.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (28.57%) TOWER Software
3 6 (7.79%) VMware
4 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.30%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.30%) Citrix
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £42,312 - £47,014 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Hudson IT
Salary: excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago