The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 83 86 93
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 20 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.59% 1.09% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.33% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 8
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
User Stories
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1109 901 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 88.30% 82.06% 79.45%
Number of salaries quoted 884 687 762
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Nottingham 0 13 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Retford - 3 £32,500 -
User Stories
East Midlands

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 50 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 19 (34.55%) Scrum
3 16 (29.09%) TDD
3 16 (29.09%) Relational Database
4 15 (27.27%) UML
5 13 (23.64%) MVC
5 13 (23.64%) Business Analysis
5 13 (23.64%) Waterfall
6 11 (20.00%) REST
6 11 (20.00%) SDLC
6 11 (20.00%) Java
6 11 (20.00%) SOAP
6 11 (20.00%) Linux
7 10 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (16.36%) Use Case
8 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (14.55%) Couchbase
9 8 (14.55%) ATDD
9 8 (14.55%) Refactoring
9 8 (14.55%) Spring MVC
9 8 (14.55%) CouchDB
9 8 (14.55%) BDD
9 8 (14.55%) NoSQL
9 8 (14.55%) HTTP
9 8 (14.55%) UNIX
9 8 (14.55%) CSS
9 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
9 8 (14.55%) HTML

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 3 (5.45%) Apache
1 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Project
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
1 3 (5.45%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) Relational Database
2 8 (14.55%) CouchDB
2 8 (14.55%) NoSQL
2 8 (14.55%) Couchbase
3 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
1 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.45%) GitLab
2 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.45%) Gradle
2 3 (5.45%) IntelliJ
General
1 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Marketing
3 3 (5.45%) Publishing
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Analyst
2 27 (49.09%) Business Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Tester
7 3 (5.45%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) SOAP
1 11 (20.00%) REST
2 8 (14.55%) Spring MVC
2 8 (14.55%) HTML
2 8 (14.55%) CSS
2 8 (14.55%) ActiveMQ
2 8 (14.55%) Spring
3 7 (12.73%) Middleware
4 6 (10.91%) .NET
4 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.91%) JSON
5 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.45%) XML
6 3 (5.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.82%) Telematics
3 1 (1.82%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) Scrum
3 16 (29.09%) TDD
4 15 (27.27%) UML
5 13 (23.64%) MVC
5 13 (23.64%) Business Analysis
5 13 (23.64%) Waterfall
6 11 (20.00%) SDLC
7 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 9 (16.36%) Use Case
9 8 (14.55%) Refactoring
9 8 (14.55%) ATDD
9 8 (14.55%) Pair Programming
9 8 (14.55%) BDD
10 6 (10.91%) API Development
10 6 (10.91%) Validation
10 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
10 6 (10.91%) Software Testing
10 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) Java
2 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.91%) C#
4 3 (5.45%) SQL
4 3 (5.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.45%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) CA