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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 142 150 169
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 38 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.04% 0.61% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.80% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 37 14 1
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
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
3026 2500 2568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.52% 76.22% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2543 2096 2208
Average salary £40,000 £38,675 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.42% -3.31%
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -13 22 £42,500 -10.52%
Nottinghamshire +18 12 £38,125 +17.30% 2
Derbyshire -11 3 £47,500 +35.71%
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 60 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.00%) Scrum
3 24 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 19 (31.67%) UML
5 18 (30.00%) Degree
6 17 (28.33%) E-Commerce
7 16 (26.67%) TDD
7 16 (26.67%) Use Case
7 16 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 15 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 13 (21.67%) OOD
10 12 (20.00%) OO
10 12 (20.00%) BDD
11 11 (18.33%) Automated Testing
12 10 (16.67%) Data Modelling
12 10 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
13 9 (15.00%) Finance
13 9 (15.00%) C#
13 9 (15.00%) J2EE
13 9 (15.00%) Spring
13 9 (15.00%) Kanban
14 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
15 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (11.67%) SQL
15 7 (11.67%) CRM
15 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
15 7 (11.67%) Project Management
15 7 (11.67%) Back Office
16 6 (10.00%) GAP Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.33%) CouchDB
1 2 (3.33%) Couchbase
1 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (6.67%) Calabash
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Back Office
3 6 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.00%) Retail
4 5 (8.33%) Marketing
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Games
5 2 (3.33%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.67%) Publishing
6 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 35 (58.33%) Business Analyst
1 35 (58.33%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Software Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (5.00%) Agile Coach
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Junior
7 2 (3.33%) Junior Business Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Product Owner
8 1 (1.67%) Architect
8 1 (1.67%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.67%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) J2EE
1 9 (15.00%) Spring
2 3 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (3.33%) WinForms
3 2 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (3.33%) Web Services
3 2 (3.33%) XML
3 2 (3.33%) XSD
3 2 (3.33%) XSLT
3 2 (3.33%) WCF
3 2 (3.33%) WPF
3 2 (3.33%) WF
3 2 (3.33%) Silverlight
3 2 (3.33%) Spring MVC
3 2 (3.33%) .NET Remoting
3 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.67%) Blog
3 4 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (1.67%) New Media
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Android
1 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.33%) UNIX
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.00%) Scrum
3 24 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 19 (31.67%) UML
5 17 (28.33%) E-Commerce
6 16 (26.67%) TDD
6 16 (26.67%) Use Case
6 16 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 15 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 13 (21.67%) OOD
9 12 (20.00%) OO
9 12 (20.00%) BDD
10 11 (18.33%) Automated Testing
11 10 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 10 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
12 9 (15.00%) Kanban
13 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (11.67%) CRM
13 7 (11.67%) Project Management
14 6 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) C#
2 7 (11.67%) SQL
3 6 (10.00%) C
3 6 (10.00%) C++
4 5 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) CBAP
3 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Twitter
3 1 (1.67%) hybris
3 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago