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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 136 151 168
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +17
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 38 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.04% 0.68% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.88% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 1
Average salary £40,857 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% -2.50%
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
2987 2487 2600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.04% 76.97% 78.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2513 2065 2219
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -14 20 £43,750 -7.89%
Nottinghamshire +12 13 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Leicestershire +6 2 £57,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 - - 2
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 62 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Scrum
2 28 (45.16%) Business Analysis
3 22 (35.48%) UML
4 21 (33.87%) Degree
5 20 (32.26%) Use Case
6 19 (30.65%) Waterfall
7 18 (29.03%) E-Commerce
8 15 (24.19%) Finance
9 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
9 14 (22.58%) Data Modelling
10 12 (19.35%) OOD
10 12 (19.35%) CRM
10 12 (19.35%) TDD
10 12 (19.35%) BDD
11 11 (17.74%) Back Office
12 10 (16.13%) OO
13 8 (12.90%) J2EE
13 8 (12.90%) Spring
13 8 (12.90%) Automated Testing
13 8 (12.90%) Kanban
13 8 (12.90%) Mobile App
13 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (11.29%) Extreme Programming
14 7 (11.29%) SQL
14 7 (11.29%) ITIL
14 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
15 6 (9.68%) Mobile Commerce
15 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
15 6 (9.68%) C

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (8.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) CouchDB
1 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.23%) Couchbase
1 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
1 4 (6.45%) Calabash
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Back Office
3 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 6 (9.68%) Marketing
3 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Publishing
4 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (66.13%) Analyst
2 40 (64.52%) Business Analyst
3 15 (24.19%) Agile Business Analyst
4 13 (20.97%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Business Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Agile Coach
8 2 (3.23%) Product Owner
8 2 (3.23%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (1.61%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.61%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Junior Business Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Junior
9 1 (1.61%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) J2EE
1 8 (12.90%) Spring
2 2 (3.23%) Spring MVC
2 2 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Mobile App
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.45%) Blog
2 4 (6.45%) Open Source
3 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) New Media
4 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Android
1 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.23%) UNIX
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Scrum
2 28 (45.16%) Business Analysis
3 22 (35.48%) UML
4 20 (32.26%) Use Case
5 19 (30.65%) Waterfall
6 18 (29.03%) E-Commerce
7 14 (22.58%) Data Modelling
7 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
8 12 (19.35%) CRM
8 12 (19.35%) OOD
8 12 (19.35%) TDD
8 12 (19.35%) BDD
9 10 (16.13%) OO
10 8 (12.90%) Automated Testing
10 8 (12.90%) Kanban
11 7 (11.29%) Extreme Programming
11 7 (11.29%) ITIL
12 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
12 6 (9.68%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) C
2 6 (9.68%) C#
2 6 (9.68%) C++
3 4 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.61%) CBAP
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Twitter
3 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.61%) hybris
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