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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 17 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +10
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 40 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 13.79% 1.51% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.75% 1.71% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 40 5 4
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
254 293 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 87.59% 88.25% 76.31%
Number of salaries quoted 246 275 283
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 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 24 April 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Reigate

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 89 (97.80%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 67 (73.63%) Finance
4 66 (72.53%) C#
5 62 (68.13%) Computer Science
6 60 (65.93%) NUnit
6 60 (65.93%) SQL Server
6 60 (65.93%) Rhino Mocks
7 58 (63.74%) Visual Studio
7 58 (63.74%) Degree
8 53 (58.24%) Mathematics
9 50 (54.95%) Unit Testing
9 50 (54.95%) Software Engineering
10 46 (50.55%) SQL
11 44 (48.35%) Financial Modelling
12 43 (47.25%) Performance Testing
12 43 (47.25%) Workflow Management
12 43 (47.25%) Workflow
13 42 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
14 36 (39.56%) Code Coverage
15 33 (36.26%) Validation
15 33 (36.26%) Regression Testing
16 32 (35.16%) Risk Management
17 31 (34.07%) TOWER Software
17 31 (34.07%) HP Quality Center
18 30 (32.97%) HTML5
18 30 (32.97%) CSS3
18 30 (32.97%) JavaScript
18 30 (32.97%) HTML
18 30 (32.97%) CSS

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (65.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 60 (65.93%) NUnit
1 60 (65.93%) Rhino Mocks
2 58 (63.74%) Visual Studio
3 42 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 67 (73.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 60 (65.93%) Developer
2 41 (45.05%) Software Developer
3 25 (27.47%) Analyst
4 13 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 12 (13.19%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (9.89%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.89%) C# Developer
6 9 (9.89%) AWS Developer
7 8 (8.79%) Software Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (6.59%) Manual Tester
9 6 (6.59%) Tester
10 4 (4.40%) MI Analyst
11 3 (3.30%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 3 (3.30%) Senior Business Analyst
11 3 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (2.20%) Senior C# Developer
13 1 (1.10%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.97%) CSS
1 30 (32.97%) HTML
1 30 (32.97%) HTML5
1 30 (32.97%) CSS3
2 19 (20.88%) .NET
3 6 (6.59%) Web Services
4 1 (1.10%) WCF
4 1 (1.10%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 62 (68.13%) Computer Science
2 53 (58.24%) Mathematics
3 9 (9.89%) Telematics
4 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (97.80%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (54.95%) Software Engineering
2 50 (54.95%) Unit Testing
3 44 (48.35%) Financial Modelling
4 43 (47.25%) Performance Testing
4 43 (47.25%) Workflow Management
4 43 (47.25%) Workflow
5 36 (39.56%) Code Coverage
6 33 (36.26%) Regression Testing
6 33 (36.26%) Validation
7 32 (35.16%) Risk Management
8 27 (29.67%) OO
9 22 (24.18%) Scrum
10 16 (17.58%) Waterfall
11 14 (15.38%) Software Architecture
12 12 (13.19%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (9.89%) Test Automation
13 9 (9.89%) Use Case
13 9 (9.89%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (9.89%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 66 (72.53%) C#
2 46 (50.55%) SQL
3 30 (32.97%) JavaScript
4 28 (30.77%) C++
5 9 (9.89%) Java
6 6 (6.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (63.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (24.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 31 (34.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 70 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 31 (34.07%) TOWER Software