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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 107 137 179
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +42
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 66 38 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.10% 1.22% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 1.44% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 14
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
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
2715 2635 3188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.55% 84.56% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2061 2168 2591
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +21 45 £35,000 -22.22%
Nottinghamshire +14 18 £37,750 +7.85% 2
Lincolnshire - 2 £28,750 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £45,500 -
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 119 (85.00%) Scrum
2 116 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (45.00%) BDD
4 57 (40.71%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (40.71%) Software Engineering
5 53 (37.86%) Mentoring
6 51 (36.43%) Retail
7 46 (32.86%) TDD
7 46 (32.86%) SDLC
8 41 (29.29%) Java
8 41 (29.29%) Web Services
9 34 (24.29%) E-Commerce
10 32 (22.86%) MVC
11 31 (22.14%) Spring
11 31 (22.14%) Spring MVC
12 29 (20.71%) OOP
12 29 (20.71%) OOD
13 28 (20.00%) REST
13 28 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (19.29%) DevOps
14 27 (19.29%) JSON
14 27 (19.29%) OO
14 27 (19.29%) J2EE
14 27 (19.29%) MySQL
15 26 (18.57%) SQL
15 26 (18.57%) Git (software)
16 25 (17.86%) Apache Hive
16 25 (17.86%) JUnit
16 25 (17.86%) Linux
17 24 (17.14%) Release Management

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (2.86%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.86%) IaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.29%) MySQL
2 25 (17.86%) Apache Hive
3 16 (11.43%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.43%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.43%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.43%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (18.57%) Git (software)
2 25 (17.86%) JUnit
3 17 (12.14%) Artifactory
3 17 (12.14%) GitLab
3 17 (12.14%) Jenkins
3 17 (12.14%) Vagrant
General
1 51 (36.43%) Retail
2 13 (9.29%) Marketing
3 11 (7.86%) Finance
4 4 (2.86%) Games
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (40.71%) Software Engineer
2 52 (37.14%) Analyst
3 43 (30.71%) Business Analyst
4 27 (19.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 23 (16.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 19 (13.57%) Agile Business Analyst
7 18 (12.86%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 18 (12.86%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 18 (12.86%) Java Engineer
8 17 (12.14%) C# Software Engineer
8 17 (12.14%) Java Software Engineer
9 10 (7.14%) Developer
10 8 (5.71%) Development Analyst
10 8 (5.71%) Software Analyst
10 8 (5.71%) Software Development Analyst
10 8 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
10 8 (5.71%) Systems Development Analyst
11 4 (2.86%) Java Developer
11 4 (2.86%) Lead Developer
11 4 (2.86%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (29.29%) Web Services
2 31 (22.14%) Spring
2 31 (22.14%) Spring MVC
3 28 (20.00%) REST
4 27 (19.29%) J2EE
4 27 (19.29%) JSON
5 18 (12.86%) .NET
6 5 (3.57%) Middleware
7 2 (1.43%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.71%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.71%) CSS
8 1 (0.71%) HTML
8 1 (0.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.29%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.43%) User Experience
4 1 (0.71%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.86%) Linux
2 17 (12.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (85.00%) Scrum
2 116 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (45.00%) BDD
4 57 (40.71%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (40.71%) Software Engineering
5 53 (37.86%) Mentoring
6 46 (32.86%) SDLC
6 46 (32.86%) TDD
7 34 (24.29%) E-Commerce
8 32 (22.86%) MVC
9 29 (20.71%) OOD
9 29 (20.71%) OOP
10 27 (19.29%) DevOps
10 27 (19.29%) OO
11 24 (17.14%) Release Management
12 21 (15.00%) Procedural Programming
13 16 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (10.00%) Business Analysis
15 12 (8.57%) Product Management
16 11 (7.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 41 (29.29%) Java
2 26 (18.57%) SQL
3 23 (16.43%) C#
4 9 (6.43%) COBOL
5 4 (2.86%) Python
6 3 (2.14%) C
7 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (12.86%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) ISEB
2 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (12.14%) Ansible
1 17 (12.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (13.57%) Google
2 11 (7.86%) hybris
3 2 (1.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.71%) SAP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago