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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 19 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 48 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 16.67% 3.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.82% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 45 6 0
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
255 156 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 88.54% 78.39% 85.12%
Number of salaries quoted 244 139 197
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Reigate

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 74 (100.00%) C#
1 74 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 74 (100.00%) NUnit
1 74 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 67 (90.54%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (89.19%) Visual Studio
4 65 (87.84%) SQL Server
5 61 (82.43%) Degree
6 58 (78.38%) Mathematics
6 58 (78.38%) Computer Science
7 56 (75.68%) Unit Testing
8 50 (67.57%) Finance
9 49 (66.22%) SQL
9 49 (66.22%) Performance Testing
10 44 (59.46%) Workflow
10 44 (59.46%) Workflow Management
10 44 (59.46%) Code Coverage
10 44 (59.46%) Validation
10 44 (59.46%) Regression Testing
11 43 (58.11%) Software Engineering
11 43 (58.11%) Financial Modelling
12 40 (54.05%) HP Quality Center
12 40 (54.05%) HTML5
12 40 (54.05%) CSS3
12 40 (54.05%) CSS
12 40 (54.05%) JavaScript
12 40 (54.05%) HTML
13 34 (45.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 33 (44.59%) QA
15 30 (40.54%) C++

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (87.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 74 (100.00%) NUnit
1 74 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 66 (89.19%) Visual Studio
3 34 (45.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (14.86%) WinRunner
5 10 (13.51%) Selenium
General
1 50 (67.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 74 (100.00%) Developer
2 51 (68.92%) Software Developer
3 24 (32.43%) C# Developer
4 14 (18.92%) Software Engineer
5 13 (17.57%) Analyst
5 13 (17.57%) .NET Developer
5 13 (17.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (16.22%) C# Software Developer
7 11 (14.86%) Automation Engineer
8 10 (13.51%) QA Tester
8 10 (13.51%) Tester
8 10 (13.51%) Automation Analyst
8 10 (13.51%) QA Automation Engineer
8 10 (13.51%) QA Analyst
8 10 (13.51%) QA Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Test Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Software Test Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Test Development Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Test Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.05%) HTML5
1 40 (54.05%) CSS3
1 40 (54.05%) CSS
1 40 (54.05%) HTML
2 24 (32.43%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) WCF
3 1 (1.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (78.38%) Mathematics
1 58 (78.38%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (90.54%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (75.68%) Unit Testing
3 49 (66.22%) Performance Testing
4 44 (59.46%) Workflow
4 44 (59.46%) Workflow Management
4 44 (59.46%) Code Coverage
4 44 (59.46%) Validation
4 44 (59.46%) Regression Testing
5 43 (58.11%) Software Engineering
5 43 (58.11%) Financial Modelling
6 23 (31.08%) OO
7 21 (28.38%) Test Automation
8 20 (27.03%) Risk Management
9 7 (9.46%) Software Architecture
10 5 (6.76%) OOP
10 5 (6.76%) MVC
11 2 (2.70%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (66.22%) SQL
3 40 (54.05%) JavaScript
4 30 (40.54%) C++
5 21 (28.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 61 (82.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (44.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 40 (54.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.68%) TOWER Software
3 8 (10.81%) CA