The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 59 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 12 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.85% 2.04% 3.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.44% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 20
Average salary £65,000 £49,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.31% -20.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
User Stories
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
543 532 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 83.80% 83.39% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 456 414 435
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) ETL
2 9 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (75.00%) Ab Initio
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (41.67%) Teradata
4 5 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) Data Governance
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Information Management
5 4 (33.33%) Cognizant
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) ETL Development
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) UML
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Big Data
6 2 (16.67%) QA

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) ETL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (75.00%) ETL
3 5 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 4 (33.33%) ETL Development
4 4 (33.33%) Information Management
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Ab Initio
2 5 (41.67%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (41.67%) Teradata
3 4 (33.33%) Cognizant
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft