The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford - - 17.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
User Stories
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
26 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 68.42% 74.55% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 34
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 Hertford

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

User Stories
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Hertford

User Stories
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ERD
2 2 (50.00%) Product Management
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) UML Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ERD
2 2 (50.00%) Product Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification