The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 21 25 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 21 36 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 8.86% 13.95% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.40% 15.52% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 3
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
User Stories
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
202 232 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 85.23% 89.92% 68.79%
Number of salaries quoted 198 219 230
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,669 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

User Stories
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Reigate

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Reigate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Reigate region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Reigate

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 61 (92.42%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (75.76%) C#
3 48 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 47 (71.21%) Finance
4 47 (71.21%) NUnit
4 47 (71.21%) Rhino Mocks
5 44 (66.67%) Unit Testing
6 43 (65.15%) Visual Studio
7 38 (57.58%) Software Engineering
8 37 (56.06%) Computer Science
8 37 (56.06%) SQL
9 36 (54.55%) SQL Server
9 36 (54.55%) Mathematics
10 34 (51.52%) Workflow Management
10 34 (51.52%) Workflow
10 34 (51.52%) Financial Modelling
10 34 (51.52%) Performance Testing
11 33 (50.00%) Degree
12 31 (46.97%) Team Foundation Server
13 29 (43.94%) Code Coverage
14 26 (39.39%) CSS
14 26 (39.39%) JavaScript
14 26 (39.39%) HTML
14 26 (39.39%) HTML5
14 26 (39.39%) CSS3
15 24 (36.36%) TOWER Software
16 22 (33.33%) Risk Management
17 19 (28.79%) Validation
17 19 (28.79%) Regression Testing
17 19 (28.79%) C++

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (54.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (71.21%) NUnit
1 47 (71.21%) Rhino Mocks
2 43 (65.15%) Visual Studio
3 31 (46.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (71.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (71.21%) Developer
2 31 (46.97%) Software Developer
3 13 (19.70%) Analyst
4 12 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
5 11 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 11 (16.67%) AWS Developer
6 10 (15.15%) Senior Developer
7 8 (12.12%) Software Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Tester
9 4 (6.06%) Manual Tester
10 3 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (3.03%) .NET Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Test Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Software Test Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Test Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Software Test Engineer
12 1 (1.52%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (39.39%) CSS
1 26 (39.39%) HTML
1 26 (39.39%) HTML5
1 26 (39.39%) CSS3
2 12 (18.18%) .NET
3 3 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) WCF
4 1 (1.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (56.06%) Computer Science
2 36 (54.55%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.55%) Telematics
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (92.42%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 38 (57.58%) Software Engineering
4 34 (51.52%) Workflow Management
4 34 (51.52%) Performance Testing
4 34 (51.52%) Workflow
4 34 (51.52%) Financial Modelling
5 29 (43.94%) Code Coverage
6 22 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 19 (28.79%) Validation
7 19 (28.79%) Regression Testing
8 17 (25.76%) OO
9 16 (24.24%) Software Architecture
10 13 (19.70%) Scrum
11 12 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
11 12 (18.18%) Waterfall
12 4 (6.06%) Test Automation
13 3 (4.55%) Test Strategy
13 3 (4.55%) TDD
14 2 (3.03%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (75.76%) C#
2 37 (56.06%) SQL
3 26 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 19 (28.79%) C++
5 4 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (3.03%) Delphi
7 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 24 (36.36%) TOWER Software