The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 17 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 3.85% 8.00% 11.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 10.00% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £48,625 £47,813 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
User Stories
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 80.77% 80.00% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42 20 13
Average salary £44,625 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.50% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £39,491
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

User Stories
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Sidcup

User Stories
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Advertising
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) BPMN
3 3 (27.27%) Business Transformation
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Back Office
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (18.18%) QA
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) BPR
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Change Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Change Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) BPMN
2 3 (27.27%) Business Transformation
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) BPR
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft