The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 74 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.39% - 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
User Stories
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
605 689 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.61% 72.76% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 501 590 803
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

User Stories
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Oxford

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Oxford

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (60.00%) User Experience
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Symfony
2 2 (40.00%) PHP5
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Laravel
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) RUP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Documentum
3 1 (20.00%) Progress
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) RequisitePro

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (20.00%) Documentum
1 1 (20.00%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) RequisitePro
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Symfony
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) Laravel
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) RUP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) PHP5
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Progress
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Open Text
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 8 days ago