The first table below looks at the demand for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 82 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 2 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.21% 1.53% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 2.07% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 15
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
781 482 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 82.82% 73.93% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 644 391 592
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
User Stories
East Midlands

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

User Stories
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum-ban
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum-ban
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB