The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 32 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 11 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.82% 2.45% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 3.09% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 14
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
User Stories
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
251 259 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 87.15% 79.45% 80.19%
Number of salaries quoted 218 223 272
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,769 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

User Stories
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Peterborough

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Peterborough

User Stories
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) Scrum
3 16 (88.89%) Java
3 16 (88.89%) OO
3 16 (88.89%) E-Commerce
4 12 (66.67%) Project Management
4 12 (66.67%) .NET
4 12 (66.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Spring
5 4 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (22.22%) J2EE
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) OOD
5 4 (22.22%) JBoss
5 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) QA
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Business Analyst
1 14 (77.78%) Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) J2EE
2 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 4 (22.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) Scrum
3 16 (88.89%) OO
3 16 (88.89%) E-Commerce
4 12 (66.67%) Project Management
4 12 (66.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) OOD
5 4 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
1 4 (22.22%) JBoss