The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 74 70 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 12 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.13% 0.86% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.09% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 0
Average salary £49,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
User Stories
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
857 732 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.62% 78.71% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 611 621 545
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (88.46%) Scrum
3 22 (84.62%) Project Management
3 22 (84.62%) Use Case
4 18 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (69.23%) BPMN
4 18 (69.23%) FMCG
4 18 (69.23%) Waterfall
4 18 (69.23%) Banking
4 18 (69.23%) Retail
4 18 (69.23%) Business Analysis
4 18 (69.23%) ISEB
4 18 (69.23%) Change Management
4 18 (69.23%) Telecoms
4 18 (69.23%) Finance
4 18 (69.23%) Advertising
4 18 (69.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (69.23%) UML
5 4 (15.38%) Degree
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) MCP
6 3 (11.54%) MCAD
6 3 (11.54%) MCSD
6 3 (11.54%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) HTML
6 3 (11.54%) .NET
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
6 3 (11.54%) CSS
6 3 (11.54%) RUP

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) NUnit
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (69.23%) Banking
1 18 (69.23%) Retail
1 18 (69.23%) Telecoms
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
1 18 (69.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Business Analyst
1 23 (88.46%) Analyst
2 15 (57.69%) Senior Business Analyst
2 15 (57.69%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Junior
4 1 (3.85%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 3 (11.54%) WCF
2 3 (11.54%) WPF
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) FMCG
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (88.46%) Scrum
3 22 (84.62%) Project Management
3 22 (84.62%) Use Case
4 18 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (69.23%) BPMN
4 18 (69.23%) Waterfall
4 18 (69.23%) Business Analysis
4 18 (69.23%) Change Management
4 18 (69.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (69.23%) UML
5 3 (11.54%) RUP
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
5 3 (11.54%) Resource Management
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Requirements Management
5 3 (11.54%) People Management
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) ISEB
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) MCP
3 3 (11.54%) MCAD
3 3 (11.54%) MCSD
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.85%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Progress
2 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.85%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (3.85%) Dundas
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