The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 128 105 181
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +76
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 55 77 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.72% 2.10% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 2.48% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33 68 18
Average salary £37,500 £40,929 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.37% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,397
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
User Stories
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 East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2785 3109 3385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.09% 84.71% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2256 2527 2743
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

User Stories
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

User Stories Salary Trend in the East Midlands

User Stories
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

User Stories
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Northamptonshire +12 38 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Nottinghamshire -14 13 £40,000 -2.09%
Derbyshire - 5 £45,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £37,500 -
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 106 (86.89%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (79.51%) Scrum
3 61 (50.00%) BDD
4 50 (40.98%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (39.34%) Software Engineering
5 48 (39.34%) TDD
6 46 (37.70%) Retail
6 46 (37.70%) SDLC
7 43 (35.25%) Web Services
8 39 (31.97%) Java
9 38 (31.15%) Mentoring
10 31 (25.41%) SQL
11 30 (24.59%) Git (software)
11 30 (24.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (23.77%) Spring
12 29 (23.77%) Spring MVC
12 29 (23.77%) MVC
13 28 (22.95%) JSON
14 26 (21.31%) REST
14 26 (21.31%) JUnit
14 26 (21.31%) OOP
14 26 (21.31%) OO
14 26 (21.31%) OOD
15 25 (20.49%) E-Commerce
16 24 (19.67%) .NET
16 24 (19.67%) MySQL
17 22 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (17.21%) Procedural Programming
18 21 (17.21%) C#
19 20 (16.39%) J2EE

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (3.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) MS Office
1 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.28%) IaaS
3 2 (1.64%) GitHub
4 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) HTTP
2 2 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.67%) MySQL
2 19 (15.57%) Apache Hive
3 17 (13.93%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.46%) Couchbase
4 3 (2.46%) CouchDB
4 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (24.59%) Git (software)
2 26 (21.31%) JUnit
3 11 (9.02%) Artifactory
3 11 (9.02%) GitLab
3 11 (9.02%) Jenkins
3 11 (9.02%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.64%) JIRA
4 2 (1.64%) NUnit
General
1 46 (37.70%) Retail
2 9 (7.38%) Marketing
3 5 (4.10%) Finance
4 4 (3.28%) Games
5 1 (0.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (39.34%) Software Engineer
2 44 (36.07%) Analyst
3 39 (31.97%) Business Analyst
4 20 (16.39%) Agile Business Analyst
5 18 (14.75%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 18 (14.75%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 18 (14.75%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (11.48%) Developer
7 13 (10.66%) C# Software Engineer
7 13 (10.66%) Java Engineer
8 12 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (9.84%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (9.02%) Automation Engineer
9 11 (9.02%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (9.02%) Senior Business Analyst
10 9 (7.38%) Cloud Automation Engineer
10 9 (7.38%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (7.38%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 9 (7.38%) Senior Automation Engineer
10 9 (7.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (35.25%) Web Services
2 29 (23.77%) Spring
2 29 (23.77%) Spring MVC
3 28 (22.95%) JSON
4 26 (21.31%) REST
5 24 (19.67%) .NET
6 20 (16.39%) J2EE
7 3 (2.46%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.64%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.64%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.64%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.64%) LINQ
9 1 (0.82%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.74%) Mainframe
3 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.39%) Unix
2 15 (12.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (86.89%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (79.51%) Scrum
3 61 (50.00%) BDD
4 50 (40.98%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (39.34%) Software Engineering
5 48 (39.34%) TDD
6 46 (37.70%) SDLC
7 38 (31.15%) Mentoring
8 30 (24.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 29 (23.77%) MVC
10 26 (21.31%) OO
10 26 (21.31%) OOD
10 26 (21.31%) OOP
11 25 (20.49%) E-Commerce
12 21 (17.21%) Procedural Programming
13 16 (13.11%) DevOps
14 14 (11.48%) Business Analysis
14 14 (11.48%) Product Management
15 13 (10.66%) Release Management
15 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.97%) Java
2 31 (25.41%) SQL
3 21 (17.21%) C#
4 16 (13.11%) COBOL
5 9 (7.38%) C
6 4 (3.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (10.66%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) ISEB
3 1 (0.82%) CBAP
3 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (9.02%) Ansible
1 11 (9.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (11.48%) Google
2 10 (8.20%) hybris
3 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.64%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.82%) SAP
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