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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 133 142 132
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 12 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.49% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.33% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £41,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
2006 1811 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.08% 75.21% 68.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1326 1142
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
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 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 27 April 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Reading

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Scrum
2 9 (40.91%) QA
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) UML
4 7 (31.82%) Banking
4 7 (31.82%) Use Case
4 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 6 (27.27%) Coaching
5 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) PHP
6 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 5 (22.73%) ATM
6 5 (22.73%) Ruby
6 5 (22.73%) V-Model
6 5 (22.73%) Open Source
6 5 (22.73%) HTML5
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) User Experience
6 5 (22.73%) Line Management
6 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
7 4 (18.18%) Marketing
7 4 (18.18%) XML
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) Web Services

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) ATM
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Selenium
1 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
2 2 (9.09%) Robotium
2 2 (9.09%) JBehave
2 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
2 2 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (9.09%) JMeter
3 1 (4.55%) NUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Hudson
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (9.09%) Billing
4 2 (9.09%) Publishing
5 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Business Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Applications Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Automation Tester
7 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) HTML5
3 4 (18.18%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) REST
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.55%) CSS
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.55%) WCF
6 1 (4.55%) jQuery
6 1 (4.55%) RESTful
6 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.55%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) User Experience
2 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) Smartphone
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Scrum
3 8 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) UML
4 7 (31.82%) Use Case
5 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 6 (27.27%) Coaching
6 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
6 5 (22.73%) V-Model
6 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 5 (22.73%) Line Management
7 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping
8 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
8 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
3 5 (22.73%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) XPath
4 2 (9.09%) Groovy
4 2 (9.09%) VBScript
4 2 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) ATG
2 2 (9.09%) hybris
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