The first table below looks at the demand for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 67 84 72
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 12 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.56% 0.11% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.16% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 4
Average salary £55,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% +10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -3.40%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
633 644 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 82.42% 73.85% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 549 520 410
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Stories
Surrey

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

User Stories
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Guildford region.

User Stories Salary Trend in Guildford

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Guildford

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
1 11 (84.62%) NUnit
2 7 (53.85%) Workflow Management
2 7 (53.85%) Validation
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Workflow
2 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Code Coverage
2 7 (53.85%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) MySQL
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
5 3 (23.08%) Dapper ORM
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (23.08%) WCF
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) NUnit
2 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 7 (53.85%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium
5 1 (7.69%) JUnit
5 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) C# Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Software Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Development Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Software Development Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Development Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Test Development Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) Dapper ORM
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (23.08%) WCF
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) Ajax
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Dojo
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) LESS
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Workflow Management
1 7 (53.85%) Validation
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Workflow
1 7 (53.85%) Code Coverage
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
5 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle