The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 75 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.82% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
User Stories
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
570 764 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 77.66% 81.36% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 525 647 586
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) Load Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) WCF
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) NUnit
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) NUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
3 1 (11.11%) WebStorm
3 1 (11.11%) Sublime Text
3 1 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Test Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) WCF
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (22.22%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Load Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Process Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle