The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 169 158 147
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 19 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.48% 0.39% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.48% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 15
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,397 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3270 2494 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 83.10% 80.35% 75.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2642 2106 2328
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
User Stories
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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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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
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Nottinghamshire - 10 £40,857 - 2
Derbyshire - 5 £40,000 -
Leicestershire -12 2 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Northamptonshire -18 2 £45,000 -5.26% 1
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 21 (56.76%) UML
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 16 (43.24%) Waterfall
4 14 (37.84%) Scrum
4 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (37.84%) Use Case
5 12 (32.43%) .NET
6 11 (29.73%) Data Modelling
7 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 10 (27.03%) QA
7 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (24.32%) CRM
8 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2
8 9 (24.32%) Back Office
9 8 (21.62%) Degree
9 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
10 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
11 5 (13.51%) ISEB
11 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
12 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
12 4 (10.81%) Java
12 4 (10.81%) C#
12 4 (10.81%) ITIL
13 3 (8.11%) Validation
13 3 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
14 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
14 2 (5.41%) Web Development
14 2 (5.41%) Content Management
14 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Analyst
2 30 (81.08%) Business Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Designer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.41%) NHS
2 2 (5.41%) W3C
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) UML
2 16 (43.24%) Waterfall
3 14 (37.84%) Use Case
3 14 (37.84%) Scrum
3 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (29.73%) Data Modelling
5 9 (24.32%) CRM
5 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2
6 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
7 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
8 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.81%) ITIL
10 3 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (8.11%) Validation
11 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
11 2 (5.41%) Web Development
11 2 (5.41%) TDD
11 2 (5.41%) Content Management
11 2 (5.41%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) ISEB
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle
1 2 (5.41%) IBM
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
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