The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 8 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 9 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 20.00% 12.07% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.50% 13.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
User Stories
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40 53 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 88.89% 91.38% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 20
Average salary £42,500 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.03% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

User Stories
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) XML
1 18 (100.00%) Finance
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) TDD
2 11 (61.11%) Pair Programming
2 11 (61.11%) Ajax
2 11 (61.11%) Web Development
2 11 (61.11%) XSL
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) IIS
2 11 (61.11%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
2 11 (61.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
5 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
5 7 (38.89%) MS Office
5 7 (38.89%) MS Visio
5 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
5 7 (38.89%) Software Delivery
5 7 (38.89%) CBAP
5 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) WPF

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 11 (61.11%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
1 7 (38.89%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) C# Developer
1 11 (61.11%) C# Software Developer
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
1 11 (61.11%) Software Developer
2 9 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Business Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Business Manager
3 7 (38.89%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Senior Business Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Senior Business Manager
3 7 (38.89%) Senior Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) Ajax
2 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) XSL
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
1 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (61.11%) Pair Programming
2 11 (61.11%) TDD
2 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
2 11 (61.11%) Web Development
3 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
4 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
4 7 (38.89%) Software Delivery
4 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) CBAP
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft