The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 107 - 128
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 11 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.71% - 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 7
Average salary £41,250 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 - £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
User Stories
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1235 1356 1503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.88% 75.17% 76.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1166 1383
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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 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 27 November 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 27 November 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 - 5 £53,750 - 1
Wallingford - 4 £37,500 -
Bicester - 1 £47,500 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) HTML5
3 8 (40.00%) MVC
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) OO
3 8 (40.00%) User Experience
4 7 (35.00%) RESTful
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) XML
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (30.00%) JSON
5 6 (30.00%) GIS
5 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (30.00%) IIS
5 6 (30.00%) UML
5 6 (30.00%) JBoss
5 6 (30.00%) HTTP
5 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
5 6 (30.00%) MVVM
5 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (30.00%) nginx

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 6 (30.00%) IIS
1 6 (30.00%) JBoss
1 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (30.00%) nginx
1 6 (30.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) Documentum
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.00%) RequisitePro
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Law
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
5 5 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Customer Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Customer Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
7 1 (5.00%) UX Developer
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML5
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) Web Services
3 7 (35.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) RESTful
4 6 (30.00%) JSON
4 6 (30.00%) Dojo
4 6 (30.00%) WCF
4 6 (30.00%) WPF
4 6 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
4 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) User Experience
2 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (30.00%) GIS
3 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) UML
4 6 (30.00%) MVVM
4 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Use Case
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) DSDM
6 4 (20.00%) Kanban
6 4 (20.00%) Line Management
7 2 (10.00%) Time Management
7 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Market Research
7 2 (10.00%) Product Management
7 2 (10.00%) Business Development
7 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) PHP5
3 2 (10.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Open Text
2 1 (5.00%) Progress