The first table below looks at the demand for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank - 34 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 1.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
212 237 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 83.14% 73.83% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 174 222 274
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
User Stories
London

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

User Stories
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Croydon region.

User Stories Salary Trend in Croydon

User Stories
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) SaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) QA

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA