The first table below looks at the demand for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 31 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 103 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 13 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.83% - 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 3
Average salary £40,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1217 1296 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 77.47% 73.59% 68.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1063 1116 881
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Oxford - 7 £42,500 - 1
Bicester - 2 £25,500 - 1
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) C#
3 19 (65.52%) Degree
4 18 (62.07%) .NET
5 17 (58.62%) ISTQB
5 17 (58.62%) Test Automation
6 16 (55.17%) NUnit
6 16 (55.17%) ISEB
6 16 (55.17%) Software Testing
6 16 (55.17%) MbUnit
7 11 (37.93%) Performance Testing
8 10 (34.48%) Market Research
8 10 (34.48%) Military
8 10 (34.48%) DNA
8 10 (34.48%) Law
8 10 (34.48%) Manufacturing
9 9 (31.03%) Product Management
10 8 (27.59%) Strategic Planning
11 7 (24.14%) Release Management
11 7 (24.14%) Validation
12 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
13 5 (17.24%) System Testing
13 5 (17.24%) Java
14 4 (13.79%) Finance
14 4 (13.79%) Marketing
15 2 (6.90%) Business Development
15 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
15 2 (6.90%) Time Management
15 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
15 2 (6.90%) Scrum

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) NUnit
1 16 (55.17%) MbUnit
2 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 10 (34.48%) Military
1 10 (34.48%) Law
1 10 (34.48%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Senior Test Engineer
1 16 (55.17%) Test Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Senior Software Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Software Test Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Software Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Product Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Customer Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Customer Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) J2SE
2 1 (3.45%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Test Automation
3 16 (55.17%) Software Testing
4 11 (37.93%) Performance Testing
5 10 (34.48%) Market Research
5 10 (34.48%) DNA
6 9 (31.03%) Product Management
7 8 (27.59%) Strategic Planning
8 7 (24.14%) Release Management
8 7 (24.14%) Validation
9 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
10 5 (17.24%) System Testing
11 2 (6.90%) Business Development
11 2 (6.90%) Time Management
11 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.90%) Scrum
11 2 (6.90%) Project Management
11 2 (6.90%) ITIL
12 1 (3.45%) CRM
12 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) C
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Degree
2 17 (58.62%) ISTQB
3 16 (55.17%) ISEB
Bicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago