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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 144 162 158
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 31 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.85% 0.53% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.67% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
2967 2820 2258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.56% 79.01% 80.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2551 2405 1988
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -3 19 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +17 6 £40,857 -14.43% 2
Derbyshire +15 4 £47,500 +35.71%
Leicestershire +12 1 £57,500 +15.00%
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 67 (97.10%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (59.42%) Scrum
3 25 (36.23%) Business Analysis
4 21 (30.43%) E-Commerce
5 20 (28.99%) TDD
6 19 (27.54%) UML
7 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
7 17 (24.64%) Degree
7 17 (24.64%) BDD
8 14 (20.29%) Automated Testing
9 13 (18.84%) Use Case
10 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
10 12 (17.39%) Extreme Programming
10 12 (17.39%) OO
11 11 (15.94%) OOD
12 10 (14.49%) Project Management
12 10 (14.49%) C#
12 10 (14.49%) Mobile App
12 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (13.04%) Spring
13 9 (13.04%) Cucumber
13 9 (13.04%) J2EE
13 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
13 9 (13.04%) Workflow
13 9 (13.04%) Finance
14 8 (11.59%) Mobile Commerce
14 8 (11.59%) Retail
14 8 (11.59%) Kanban
14 8 (11.59%) Android
14 8 (11.59%) Apple iOS

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) CouchDB
2 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.90%) Couchbase
2 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Cucumber
2 6 (8.70%) Calabash
3 1 (1.45%) Selenium
3 1 (1.45%) FitNesse
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Retail
3 6 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.80%) Multimedia
4 4 (5.80%) Back Office
4 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.80%) Games
5 3 (4.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Publishing
6 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 40 (57.97%) Analyst
2 38 (55.07%) Business Analyst
3 15 (21.74%) Agile Business Analyst
4 14 (20.29%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (5.80%) Agile Coach
7 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Junior
8 3 (4.35%) Junior Business Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Product Owner
9 2 (2.90%) QA Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Software Architect
10 1 (1.45%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) J2EE
1 9 (13.04%) Spring
2 4 (5.80%) .NET Remoting
2 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
2 4 (5.80%) Web Services
2 4 (5.80%) XML
2 4 (5.80%) XSD
2 4 (5.80%) XSLT
2 4 (5.80%) WinForms
2 4 (5.80%) WCF
2 4 (5.80%) WPF
2 4 (5.80%) WF
2 4 (5.80%) Silverlight
2 4 (5.80%) REST
2 4 (5.80%) .NET
3 2 (2.90%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.90%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Mobile App
2 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Open Source
4 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.90%) Blog
5 1 (1.45%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Android
1 8 (11.59%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.80%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (97.10%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (59.42%) Scrum
3 25 (36.23%) Business Analysis
4 21 (30.43%) E-Commerce
5 20 (28.99%) TDD
6 19 (27.54%) UML
7 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
7 17 (24.64%) BDD
8 14 (20.29%) Automated Testing
9 13 (18.84%) Use Case
10 12 (17.39%) OO
10 12 (17.39%) Extreme Programming
10 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
11 11 (15.94%) OOD
12 10 (14.49%) Project Management
12 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (13.04%) Workflow
13 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
14 8 (11.59%) Mobile Commerce
14 8 (11.59%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) C#
2 6 (8.70%) C++
2 6 (8.70%) Java
2 6 (8.70%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) C
3 4 (5.80%) XPath
3 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.45%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) Sitecore
2 2 (2.90%) hybris
2 2 (2.90%) Twitter
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JPS Selection
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Candidate Source
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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