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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 110 168 163
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 66 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.83% 0.48% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 0.57% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 56 19 12
Average salary £40,857 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,397 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
2947 3335 2577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.61% 84.26% 81.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2387 2688 2178
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 2015.

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 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
Nottinghamshire +28 34 £40,857 - 1
Northamptonshire +25 27 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Lincolnshire - 1 £40,000 -
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 98 (97.03%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (69.31%) Scrum
3 39 (38.61%) TDD
4 36 (35.64%) BDD
5 31 (30.69%) Business Analysis
6 30 (29.70%) Finance
7 24 (23.76%) Java
7 24 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (21.78%) Software Engineering
8 22 (21.78%) Retail
9 21 (20.79%) MVC
9 21 (20.79%) REST
10 19 (18.81%) Web Services
11 18 (17.82%) UML
11 18 (17.82%) SQL
12 17 (16.83%) Spring
12 17 (16.83%) Git (software)
12 17 (16.83%) JSON
12 17 (16.83%) Spring MVC
13 16 (15.84%) Use Case
13 16 (15.84%) UNIX
13 16 (15.84%) Procedural Programming
13 16 (15.84%) Mentoring
14 15 (14.85%) Cucumber
14 15 (14.85%) E-Commerce
14 15 (14.85%) Degree
15 14 (13.86%) Waterfall
16 13 (12.87%) Apple iOS
16 13 (12.87%) MongoDB
16 13 (12.87%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (2.97%) Apache
1 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) MongoDB
2 10 (9.90%) Apache Hive
3 9 (8.91%) MySQL
3 9 (8.91%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.94%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.94%) Couchbase
4 6 (5.94%) CouchDB
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (16.83%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.85%) Cucumber
3 11 (10.89%) JUnit
4 6 (5.94%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.95%) Calabash
6 3 (2.97%) GitLab
6 3 (2.97%) Gradle
6 3 (2.97%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.99%) Subversion
7 1 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 30 (29.70%) Finance
2 22 (21.78%) Retail
3 10 (9.90%) Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Advertising
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (55.45%) Analyst
2 49 (48.51%) Business Analyst
3 20 (19.80%) Developer
4 15 (14.85%) Agile Business Analyst
5 14 (13.86%) Software Engineer
6 13 (12.87%) Senior Developer
7 12 (11.88%) Java Developer
8 9 (8.91%) Senior Business Analyst
8 9 (8.91%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (8.91%) Payments Business Analyst
9 6 (5.94%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (5.94%) QA Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (3.96%) Pick Developer
11 4 (3.96%) ScrumMaster
12 3 (2.97%) Agile Coach
12 3 (2.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Senior J2EE Software Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.79%) REST
2 19 (18.81%) Web Services
3 17 (16.83%) Spring
3 17 (16.83%) JSON
3 17 (16.83%) Spring MVC
4 10 (9.90%) SOAP
5 8 (7.92%) J2EE
6 7 (6.93%) HTML
6 7 (6.93%) CSS
7 6 (5.94%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (5.94%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (3.96%) Ajax
8 4 (3.96%) .NET
8 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.96%) XML
8 4 (3.96%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.97%) Middleware
10 1 (0.99%) XML-RPC
10 1 (0.99%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Mobile App
2 10 (9.90%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (5.94%) Telematics
4 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.98%) PMI
6 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.84%) UNIX
2 13 (12.87%) Android
2 13 (12.87%) Apple iOS
3 9 (8.91%) Linux
4 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (97.03%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (69.31%) Scrum
3 39 (38.61%) TDD
4 36 (35.64%) BDD
5 31 (30.69%) Business Analysis
6 24 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (21.78%) Software Engineering
8 21 (20.79%) MVC
9 18 (17.82%) UML
10 16 (15.84%) Use Case
10 16 (15.84%) Procedural Programming
10 16 (15.84%) Mentoring
11 15 (14.85%) E-Commerce
12 14 (13.86%) Waterfall
13 12 (11.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (11.88%) Refactoring
13 12 (11.88%) Pair Programming
14 10 (9.90%) Data Modelling
14 10 (9.90%) Coaching
15 9 (8.91%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.76%) Java
2 18 (17.82%) SQL
3 9 (8.91%) Ruby
4 8 (7.92%) C#
5 7 (6.93%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.96%) COBOL
7 1 (0.99%) PHP
7 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.99%) PHP5
7 1 (0.99%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.99%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.97%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 3 (2.97%) CA
2 1 (0.99%) Zend
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.99%) Cognizant
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