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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 133 135 127
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 14 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.54% 0.37% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.48% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 2
Average salary £46,500 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
User Stories
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2038 1884 1515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 78.26% 78.04% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1460 1238
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

User Stories
Salary Trend in Reading

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Reading

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

User Stories Salary Histogram in Reading

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) WebDriver
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 7 (41.18%) NUnit
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) C#
4 7 (41.18%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) MySQL
4 7 (41.18%) MVC
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) WCF
5 6 (35.29%) Ajax
5 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (35.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (35.29%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (35.29%) Dapper ORM
5 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Data Mapping
6 5 (29.41%) REST
6 5 (29.41%) Marketing
6 5 (29.41%) Billing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (29.41%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) WebDriver
2 7 (41.18%) NUnit
3 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium
5 1 (5.88%) JUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.88%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 5 (29.41%) Billing
2 5 (29.41%) Publishing
3 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Business Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) CSS
1 8 (47.06%) jQuery
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) WCF
3 6 (35.29%) Ajax
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
3 6 (35.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (35.29%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 6 (35.29%) Dapper ORM
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (29.41%) REST
4 5 (29.41%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) JSON
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Web Development
4 5 (29.41%) Data Mapping
4 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) ETL
4 5 (29.41%) Change Management
4 5 (29.41%) Identity Management
4 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.76%) OO
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL
8 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
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