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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 36 19 35
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 8 50 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 2.97% 17.79% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 20.16% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 47 4
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
201 248 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 74.72% 88.26% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 192 237 149
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Reigate

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (97.22%) C#
2 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (86.11%) NUnit
2 31 (86.11%) Rhino Mocks
3 29 (80.56%) Unit Testing
3 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
4 28 (77.78%) Visual Studio
5 26 (72.22%) Finance
5 26 (72.22%) Software Engineering
6 24 (66.67%) Mathematics
6 24 (66.67%) Computer Science
6 24 (66.67%) SQL
7 23 (63.89%) Degree
8 22 (61.11%) Workflow Management
8 22 (61.11%) Workflow
8 22 (61.11%) Performance Testing
9 20 (55.56%) Financial Modelling
9 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
9 20 (55.56%) Code Coverage
10 18 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (47.22%) CSS3
11 17 (47.22%) HTML5
11 17 (47.22%) CSS
11 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
11 17 (47.22%) HTML
11 17 (47.22%) TOWER Software
12 13 (36.11%) Risk Management
13 12 (33.33%) OO
14 11 (30.56%) Regression Testing
14 11 (30.56%) Validation

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (86.11%) NUnit
1 31 (86.11%) Rhino Mocks
2 28 (77.78%) Visual Studio
3 18 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (72.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) Software Developer
3 10 (27.78%) AWS Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Test Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Manual Tester
10 1 (2.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) HTML
1 17 (47.22%) CSS
1 17 (47.22%) HTML5
1 17 (47.22%) CSS3
2 7 (19.44%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 24 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.11%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (80.56%) Unit Testing
3 26 (72.22%) Software Engineering
4 22 (61.11%) Performance Testing
4 22 (61.11%) Workflow
4 22 (61.11%) Workflow Management
5 20 (55.56%) Code Coverage
5 20 (55.56%) Financial Modelling
6 13 (36.11%) Risk Management
7 12 (33.33%) OO
8 11 (30.56%) Regression Testing
8 11 (30.56%) Validation
9 10 (27.78%) Software Architecture
10 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
10 4 (11.11%) Manual Testing
11 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
11 2 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) C#
2 24 (66.67%) SQL
3 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
4 10 (27.78%) C++
5 4 (11.11%) Delphi
6 2 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) TOWER Software