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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 104 141 144
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 66 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.82% 0.75% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 0.91% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 50 26 17
Average salary £38,500 £40,429 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.77% -4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
3157 3085 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.07% 82.24% 78.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2621 2571 2126
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 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 30 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
(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 +27 39 £44,250 +6.62% 6
Nottinghamshire +4 20 £35,000 - 1
Leicestershire +11 2 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £38,750 -
Derbyshire 0 1 - -
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 135 (95.07%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (69.01%) Scrum
3 73 (51.41%) TDD
4 62 (43.66%) BDD
5 61 (42.96%) SDLC
6 58 (40.85%) Software Engineering
7 54 (38.03%) Mentoring
8 50 (35.21%) Web Services
9 48 (33.80%) SQL
10 47 (33.10%) Retail
10 47 (33.10%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (31.69%) Git (software)
12 43 (30.28%) MVC
13 40 (28.17%) Java
13 40 (28.17%) REST
13 40 (28.17%) Procedural Programming
14 37 (26.06%) Spring MVC
14 37 (26.06%) Spring
15 36 (25.35%) UNIX
16 34 (23.94%) JSON
16 34 (23.94%) Apache Hive
17 33 (23.24%) MongoDB
18 30 (21.13%) Finance
19 28 (19.72%) Continuous Improvement
20 27 (19.01%) OOP
20 27 (19.01%) MySQL
21 26 (18.31%) J2EE
21 26 (18.31%) OOD
21 26 (18.31%) Business Analysis
22 24 (16.90%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (2.11%) Apache
1 3 (2.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.82%) MS Office
2 3 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.11%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.94%) Apache Hive
2 33 (23.24%) MongoDB
3 27 (19.01%) MySQL
4 16 (11.27%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.63%) CouchDB
5 8 (5.63%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.63%) Couchbase
6 5 (3.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 45 (31.69%) Git (software)
2 24 (16.90%) JUnit
3 7 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.23%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.82%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.11%) Gradle
6 3 (2.11%) GitLab
6 3 (2.11%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.70%) Subversion
7 1 (0.70%) JIRA
7 1 (0.70%) Selenium
7 1 (0.70%) TestNG
7 1 (0.70%) Calabash
General
1 47 (33.10%) Retail
2 30 (21.13%) Finance
3 12 (8.45%) Banking
4 9 (6.34%) Marketing
5 3 (2.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (39.44%) Analyst
2 55 (38.73%) Business Analyst
3 48 (33.80%) Software Engineer
4 21 (14.79%) Developer
5 18 (12.68%) Agile Business Analyst
6 15 (10.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 12 (8.45%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.45%) Payments Business Analyst
8 10 (7.04%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (6.34%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.63%) Business Systems Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (4.23%) C# Software Engineer
12 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.52%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (3.52%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (3.52%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.52%) .NET Developer
12 5 (3.52%) C# Developer
12 5 (3.52%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (35.21%) Web Services
2 40 (28.17%) REST
3 37 (26.06%) Spring
3 37 (26.06%) Spring MVC
4 34 (23.94%) JSON
5 26 (18.31%) J2EE
6 12 (8.45%) SOAP
7 9 (6.34%) CSS
7 9 (6.34%) HTML
8 8 (5.63%) ActiveMQ
9 7 (4.93%) Middleware
10 6 (4.23%) .NET
10 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET
11 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (2.82%) AngularJS
12 4 (2.82%) XML
12 4 (2.82%) Ajax
13 1 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
13 1 (0.70%) XML-RPC
13 1 (0.70%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.45%) Mobile App
2 12 (8.45%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (2.82%) User Experience
4 3 (2.11%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.70%) Telematics
5 1 (0.70%) PMI
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.35%) UNIX
2 12 (8.45%) Android
2 12 (8.45%) Apple iOS
3 11 (7.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (95.07%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (69.01%) Scrum
3 73 (51.41%) TDD
4 62 (43.66%) BDD
5 61 (42.96%) SDLC
6 58 (40.85%) Software Engineering
7 54 (38.03%) Mentoring
8 47 (33.10%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (30.28%) MVC
10 40 (28.17%) Procedural Programming
11 28 (19.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (19.01%) OOP
13 26 (18.31%) OOD
13 26 (18.31%) Business Analysis
14 22 (15.49%) OO
15 20 (14.08%) UML
16 16 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (9.86%) Waterfall
18 12 (8.45%) Use Case
19 9 (6.34%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (33.80%) SQL
2 40 (28.17%) Java
3 23 (16.20%) C#
4 16 (11.27%) COBOL
5 9 (6.34%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.82%) Ruby
7 1 (0.70%) PHP4
7 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.11%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 7 (4.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.11%) CA
3 1 (0.70%) Zend
3 1 (0.70%) Cognizant
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