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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 137 135 173
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +38
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 40 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.07% 0.72% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.94% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 17 3
Average salary £40,857 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.98% +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3041 2436 2592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.42% 76.36% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 1996 2208
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 29 August 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
Northamptonshire -15 20 £42,500 -10.52%
Nottinghamshire +6 15 £35,625 +9.61% 2
Leicestershire +1 3 £57,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 - - 1
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (47.46%) Business Analysis
2 24 (40.68%) Scrum
2 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.98%) UML
4 21 (35.59%) Degree
4 21 (35.59%) Use Case
5 20 (33.90%) Waterfall
6 17 (28.81%) Finance
6 17 (28.81%) E-Commerce
7 15 (25.42%) Data Modelling
8 13 (22.03%) CRM
9 12 (20.34%) Back Office
9 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
10 11 (18.64%) OOD
10 11 (18.64%) BDD
11 10 (16.95%) TDD
12 9 (15.25%) OO
12 9 (15.25%) SQL
13 8 (13.56%) ITIL
13 8 (13.56%) Kanban
14 7 (11.86%) Mobile App
14 7 (11.86%) Extreme Programming
14 7 (11.86%) Spring
14 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
14 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
14 7 (11.86%) J2EE
15 6 (10.17%) Automated Testing
15 6 (10.17%) GAP Analysis
15 6 (10.17%) Marketing
16 5 (8.47%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (8.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) CouchDB
1 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.39%) Couchbase
1 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
1 3 (5.08%) Calabash
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Back Office
3 6 (10.17%) Marketing
4 5 (8.47%) Retail
4 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (69.49%) Analyst
2 39 (66.10%) Business Analyst
3 15 (25.42%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (18.64%) Software Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Product Owner
8 2 (3.39%) Test Analyst
9 1 (1.69%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (1.69%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.69%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) J2EE
1 7 (11.86%) Spring
2 3 (5.08%) .NET
3 2 (3.39%) Spring MVC
3 2 (3.39%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.78%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.78%) Blog
2 4 (6.78%) Open Source
3 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) New Media
4 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Android
1 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.39%) UNIX
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Business Analysis
2 24 (40.68%) Scrum
2 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.98%) UML
4 21 (35.59%) Use Case
5 20 (33.90%) Waterfall
6 17 (28.81%) E-Commerce
7 15 (25.42%) Data Modelling
8 13 (22.03%) CRM
9 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
10 11 (18.64%) OOD
10 11 (18.64%) BDD
11 10 (16.95%) TDD
12 9 (15.25%) OO
13 8 (13.56%) ITIL
13 8 (13.56%) Kanban
14 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
14 7 (11.86%) Extreme Programming
15 6 (10.17%) Automated Testing
15 6 (10.17%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) C
2 5 (8.47%) C#
2 5 (8.47%) C++
3 3 (5.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) ISEB
3 2 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.69%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Twitter
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