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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 89 158 147
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -11
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 94 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.55% 0.59% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 0.72% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 80 20 21
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,490 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
3167 3056 2538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 85.92% 82.44% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2647 2528 2148
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 +35 51 £43,000 +7.50% 1
Nottinghamshire +24 34 £35,000 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £38,750 -
Leicestershire +16 1 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Derbyshire -1 1 - -
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 141 (95.92%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (68.71%) Scrum
3 73 (49.66%) TDD
4 64 (43.54%) BDD
5 60 (40.82%) SDLC
6 56 (38.10%) Software Engineering
7 52 (35.37%) Mentoring
8 49 (33.33%) Web Services
9 47 (31.97%) Retail
10 46 (31.29%) SQL
10 46 (31.29%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (29.25%) Git (software)
12 42 (28.57%) MVC
13 41 (27.89%) Java
14 39 (26.53%) REST
14 39 (26.53%) Procedural Programming
15 36 (24.49%) Spring
15 36 (24.49%) Spring MVC
16 35 (23.81%) UNIX
17 34 (23.13%) Apache Hive
18 33 (22.45%) Finance
18 33 (22.45%) JSON
19 32 (21.77%) MongoDB
20 29 (19.73%) Business Analysis
21 26 (17.69%) UML
21 26 (17.69%) OOP
21 26 (17.69%) MySQL
21 26 (17.69%) Continuous Improvement
22 25 (17.01%) J2EE
22 25 (17.01%) OOD

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (2.04%) Apache
1 3 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) MS Office
2 3 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.13%) Apache Hive
2 32 (21.77%) MongoDB
3 26 (17.69%) MySQL
4 16 (10.88%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.44%) CouchDB
5 8 (5.44%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.44%) Couchbase
6 5 (3.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 43 (29.25%) Git (software)
2 24 (16.33%) JUnit
3 8 (5.44%) Cucumber
4 7 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.08%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.08%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.04%) Gradle
6 3 (2.04%) GitLab
6 3 (2.04%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.36%) Selenium
7 2 (1.36%) Calabash
8 1 (0.68%) TestNG
8 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.68%) Subversion
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 47 (31.97%) Retail
2 33 (22.45%) Finance
3 12 (8.16%) Banking
4 7 (4.76%) Marketing
5 3 (2.04%) Publishing
6 2 (1.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (41.50%) Analyst
2 57 (38.78%) Business Analyst
3 46 (31.29%) Software Engineer
4 22 (14.97%) Developer
5 18 (12.24%) Agile Business Analyst
6 15 (10.20%) Senior Software Engineer
7 13 (8.84%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.48%) Payments Business Analyst
9 10 (6.80%) Java Developer
9 10 (6.80%) Java Software Engineer
10 7 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
10 7 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
10 7 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (4.08%) C# Software Engineer
12 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.40%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (3.40%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.40%) .NET Developer
12 5 (3.40%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (33.33%) Web Services
2 39 (26.53%) REST
3 36 (24.49%) Spring
3 36 (24.49%) Spring MVC
4 33 (22.45%) JSON
5 25 (17.01%) J2EE
6 12 (8.16%) SOAP
7 9 (6.12%) CSS
7 9 (6.12%) HTML
8 8 (5.44%) ActiveMQ
9 7 (4.76%) Middleware
10 6 (4.08%) .NET
10 6 (4.08%) ASP.NET
11 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (2.72%) AngularJS
12 4 (2.72%) XML
12 4 (2.72%) Ajax
13 2 (1.36%) Ruby on Rails
14 1 (0.68%) XML-RPC
14 1 (0.68%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.16%) Mobile Payment
3 11 (7.48%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.40%) Telematics
5 4 (2.72%) User Experience
6 3 (2.04%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.36%) PMI
7 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.81%) UNIX
2 12 (8.16%) Android
2 12 (8.16%) Apple iOS
3 11 (7.48%) Linux
4 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (95.92%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (68.71%) Scrum
3 73 (49.66%) TDD
4 64 (43.54%) BDD
5 60 (40.82%) SDLC
6 56 (38.10%) Software Engineering
7 52 (35.37%) Mentoring
8 46 (31.29%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (28.57%) MVC
10 39 (26.53%) Procedural Programming
11 29 (19.73%) Business Analysis
12 26 (17.69%) UML
12 26 (17.69%) OOP
12 26 (17.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (17.01%) OOD
14 22 (14.97%) OO
15 18 (12.24%) Use Case
15 18 (12.24%) Waterfall
16 15 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (7.48%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 46 (31.29%) SQL
2 41 (27.89%) Java
3 23 (15.65%) C#
4 16 (10.88%) COBOL
5 9 (6.12%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.40%) Ruby
7 1 (0.68%) PHP4
7 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (6.12%) Degree
2 2 (1.36%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.04%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 7 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.04%) CA
3 1 (0.68%) Zend
3 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
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