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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 99 116 113
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 19 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.26% 0.80% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.98% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 10
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +60.41%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1241 1531 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.62% 81.74% 77.04%
Number of salaries quoted 984 1314 1264
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 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
Oxford +15 12 £38,750 +0.64%
Witney - 2 £28,750 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 12 (48.00%) Project Management
1 12 (48.00%) Use Case
2 9 (36.00%) QA
2 9 (36.00%) User Experience
3 7 (28.00%) DevOps
3 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (28.00%) Velocity
3 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Scrum
3 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 5 (20.00%) JIRA
6 4 (16.00%) Selenium
6 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) MVC
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.00%) OOP
6 4 (16.00%) OO
6 4 (16.00%) HTML5
6 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.00%) PHP
7 2 (8.00%) Internet

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) JBoss
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (28.00%) Platform Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Tester
6 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Lead PHP Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Developer
8 1 (4.00%) CRM Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Lead Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Velocity
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) CSS3
3 2 (8.00%) Laravel
3 2 (8.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) WCF
3 2 (8.00%) WPF
3 2 (8.00%) Symfony
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) User Experience
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Project Management
1 12 (48.00%) Use Case
2 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Scrum
2 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (28.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) OOP
4 4 (16.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Web Design
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C#
1 4 (16.00%) Java
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) PHP
2 2 (8.00%) PHP5
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle