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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 88 104 74
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -30
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 11 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.12% 0.52% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.60% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,375 £49,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
User Stories
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
808 996 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.45% 86.01% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 730 816 504
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

User Stories
Salary Trend in Kent

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Kent

User Stories
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £45,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £43,750 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Business Analysis
3 14 (53.85%) Use Case
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
4 9 (34.62%) ISEB
4 9 (34.62%) IIBA
4 9 (34.62%) Data Structures
5 7 (26.92%) Business Process Mapping
5 7 (26.92%) UML
5 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (26.92%) QA
6 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) SOAP
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) BPMN
8 4 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (15.38%) Data Mapping
8 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
8 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 4 (15.38%) Kanban
8 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
8 4 (15.38%) XML
8 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 4 (15.38%) Requirements Management
8 4 (15.38%) Degree
8 4 (15.38%) Scrum

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SMS
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) Maven
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Business Analyst
1 21 (80.77%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Product Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) QA Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) SOAP
2 4 (15.38%) XML
3 3 (11.54%) Spring
4 2 (7.69%) Java SE
4 2 (7.69%) Velocity
4 2 (7.69%) REST
4 2 (7.69%) CGI
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Structures
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
3 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.69%) Economics
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Business Analysis
3 14 (53.85%) Use Case
4 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (26.92%) UML
4 7 (26.92%) Business Process Mapping
5 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Project Management
6 5 (19.23%) BPMN
7 4 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (15.38%) Data Mapping
7 4 (15.38%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) Kanban
7 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 4 (15.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C
2 2 (7.69%) C++
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) ISEB
1 9 (34.62%) IIBA
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (7.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Percona
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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