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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 98 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.090% - 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £47,500 - £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
928 956 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.91% 85.20% 75.12%
Number of salaries quoted 804 826 663
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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
Maidstone - 1 £47,500 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) IIBA
3 5 (38.46%) ISEB
4 4 (30.77%) UML
4 4 (30.77%) Use Case
4 4 (30.77%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (30.77%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) BPMN
6 2 (15.38%) QA
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) CSS3
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.69%) CSS

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) CSS3
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Use Case
3 4 (30.77%) Business Process Mapping
3 4 (30.77%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (30.77%) UML
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) BPMN
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ISEB
1 5 (38.46%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Sevenoaks, Kent
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