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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 141 141 163
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 28 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.75% 0.63% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.82% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 9
Average salary £40,429 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.49%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3013 2447 2624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.33% 76.59% 77.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2505 2063 2255
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(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
Nottinghamshire +8 12 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Northamptonshire -12 11 £41,500 -12.63%
Leicestershire -6 3 £57,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 £45,000 -
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 22 (48.89%) UML
2 21 (46.67%) Waterfall
3 19 (42.22%) Degree
4 18 (40.00%) Use Case
4 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (37.78%) Business Analysis
6 15 (33.33%) Finance
7 14 (31.11%) Scrum
8 13 (28.89%) Data Modelling
9 12 (26.67%) CRM
10 11 (24.44%) Back Office
10 11 (24.44%) SQL
11 10 (22.22%) OOD
12 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
12 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 9 (20.00%) TDD
12 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 7 (15.56%) OO
13 7 (15.56%) ITIL
13 7 (15.56%) Spring
13 7 (15.56%) Kanban
14 6 (13.33%) Extreme Programming
14 6 (13.33%) QA
14 6 (13.33%) J2EE
14 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
14 6 (13.33%) ISEB
15 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
15 5 (11.11%) .NET
15 5 (11.11%) C#
15 5 (11.11%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) CouchDB
1 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.44%) Couchbase
1 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Back Office
3 5 (11.11%) Marketing
4 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Analyst
2 30 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Software Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (2.22%) Product Owner
8 1 (2.22%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) Spring
2 6 (13.33%) J2EE
3 5 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.44%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.89%) Open Source
2 4 (8.89%) Blog
2 4 (8.89%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) UNIX
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) UML
2 21 (46.67%) Waterfall
3 18 (40.00%) Use Case
3 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (37.78%) Business Analysis
5 14 (31.11%) Scrum
6 13 (28.89%) Data Modelling
7 12 (26.67%) CRM
8 10 (22.22%) OOD
9 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 9 (20.00%) TDD
9 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (15.56%) OO
10 7 (15.56%) ITIL
10 7 (15.56%) Kanban
11 6 (13.33%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (11.11%) SOA
12 5 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
13 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) C++
3 3 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) ISEB
3 2 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Twitter
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