The first table below looks at the demand for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 24 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 83 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.27% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 0
Average salary £49,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
955 834 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.86% 74.33% 78.78%
Number of salaries quoted 691 715 607
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Stories
Buckinghamshire

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

User Stories
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 20 (68.97%) Use Case
2 17 (58.62%) Project Management
3 16 (55.17%) Scrum
4 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (41.38%) UML
5 12 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (37.93%) BPMN
6 11 (37.93%) FMCG
6 11 (37.93%) Waterfall
6 11 (37.93%) ISEB
6 11 (37.93%) Change Management
6 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
6 11 (37.93%) Finance
6 11 (37.93%) Advertising
6 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (37.93%) Banking
6 11 (37.93%) Retail
6 11 (37.93%) Business Analysis
7 10 (34.48%) Degree
8 9 (31.03%) .NET
9 8 (27.59%) XML
10 7 (24.14%) HTML
10 7 (24.14%) CSS
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 7 (24.14%) Requirements Management
11 6 (20.69%) WCF
11 6 (20.69%) WPF
11 6 (20.69%) NUnit
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (20.69%) PRINCE

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) NUnit
2 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
General
1 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
1 11 (37.93%) Advertising
1 11 (37.93%) Banking
1 11 (37.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Business Analyst
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Senior Business Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Software Development Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Test Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Packager
5 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) XML
3 7 (24.14%) HTML
3 7 (24.14%) CSS
4 6 (20.69%) WCF
4 6 (20.69%) WPF
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Use Case
2 17 (58.62%) Project Management
3 16 (55.17%) Scrum
4 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (41.38%) UML
5 12 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (37.93%) BPMN
6 11 (37.93%) Waterfall
6 11 (37.93%) Change Management
6 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (37.93%) Business Analysis
7 7 (24.14%) Requirements Management
8 6 (20.69%) PRINCE
8 6 (20.69%) RUP
8 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Workflow
9 3 (10.34%) Load Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
10 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) C
2 3 (10.34%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) ISEB
2 10 (34.48%) Degree
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (20.69%) MCP
3 6 (20.69%) MCAD
3 6 (20.69%) MCSD
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) HL7
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Progress
3 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.45%) Dundas
3 1 (3.45%) Jaspersoft
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