The first table below looks at the demand for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 32 34 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +30
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 26 38 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.32% 5.81% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.20% 7.36% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 1
Average salary £50,750 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.41% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -0.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
361 516 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 73.82% 78.90% 78.84%
Number of salaries quoted 299 438 388
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Stories
Berkshire

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

User Stories
Salary Trend in Slough

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Slough

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Slough region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Slough

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 37 (86.05%) Telecoms
2 28 (65.12%) Finance
2 28 (65.12%) Scrum
3 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (44.19%) Banking
4 19 (44.19%) Business Analysis
5 18 (41.86%) TDD
6 15 (34.88%) SOA
6 15 (34.88%) RESTful
7 13 (30.23%) Mobile App
7 13 (30.23%) Mobile Application Development
8 12 (27.91%) BPMN
8 12 (27.91%) FMCG
8 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
8 12 (27.91%) ETL
8 12 (27.91%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (27.91%) ISEB
8 12 (27.91%) UML
8 12 (27.91%) Advertising
8 12 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (27.91%) Change Management
8 12 (27.91%) Project Management
8 12 (27.91%) Retail
8 12 (27.91%) Use Case
8 12 (27.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (25.58%) Teradata
9 11 (25.58%) Ab Initio
9 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
10 9 (20.93%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (18.60%) Degree

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (6.98%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) NUnit
1 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
General
1 37 (86.05%) Telecoms
2 28 (65.12%) Finance
3 19 (44.19%) Banking
4 12 (27.91%) Advertising
4 12 (27.91%) Retail
5 7 (16.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (90.70%) Analyst
2 38 (88.37%) Business Analyst
3 14 (32.56%) Agile Business Analyst
4 12 (27.91%) Senior Business Analyst
4 12 (27.91%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (2.33%) Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Junior
7 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Programmer
7 1 (2.33%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) RESTful
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.65%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (4.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (4.65%) Ajax
3 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.65%) Velocity
3 2 (4.65%) WCF
3 2 (4.65%) jQuery
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Mobile App
2 12 (27.91%) FMCG
3 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Scrum
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (44.19%) Business Analysis
4 18 (41.86%) TDD
5 15 (34.88%) SOA
6 13 (30.23%) Mobile Application Development
7 12 (27.91%) BPMN
7 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
7 12 (27.91%) ETL
7 12 (27.91%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (27.91%) UML
7 12 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (27.91%) Change Management
7 12 (27.91%) Project Management
7 12 (27.91%) Use Case
7 12 (27.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
9 9 (20.93%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (9.30%) Extreme Programming
11 3 (6.98%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) C#
1 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.65%) Scala
2 2 (4.65%) Groovy
2 2 (4.65%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) ISEB
2 8 (18.60%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Teradata
1 11 (25.58%) Ab Initio
2 3 (6.98%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) Cognizant
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