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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 40 32 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +35
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 23 38 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.58% 5.92% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% 7.58% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 1
Average salary £49,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
376 501 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 74.90% 78.04% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 324 420 411
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Slough

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 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 36 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 27 (64.29%) Finance
2 27 (64.29%) Scrum
3 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (47.62%) Business Analysis
5 18 (42.86%) Banking
6 16 (38.10%) TDD
7 13 (30.95%) Retail
7 13 (30.95%) Use Case
7 13 (30.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (30.95%) Advertising
7 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (30.95%) Change Management
7 13 (30.95%) Project Management
7 13 (30.95%) UML
7 13 (30.95%) SOA
7 13 (30.95%) ISEB
7 13 (30.95%) BPMN
7 13 (30.95%) FMCG
7 13 (30.95%) RESTful
7 13 (30.95%) Waterfall
8 12 (28.57%) ETL
8 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
9 11 (26.19%) Teradata
9 11 (26.19%) Ab Initio
9 11 (26.19%) Mobile App
9 11 (26.19%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (19.05%) Degree

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) NUnit
1 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) JUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 27 (64.29%) Finance
3 18 (42.86%) Banking
4 13 (30.95%) Retail
4 13 (30.95%) Advertising
5 5 (11.90%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Analyst
2 37 (88.10%) Business Analyst
3 13 (30.95%) Senior Business Analyst
3 13 (30.95%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (4.76%) Developer
6 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Junior Tester
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) RESTful
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.76%) CSS
3 2 (4.76%) Ajax
3 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.76%) Velocity
3 2 (4.76%) WCF
3 2 (4.76%) jQuery
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (4.76%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) FMCG
2 11 (26.19%) Mobile App
3 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Scrum
2 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (47.62%) Business Analysis
4 16 (38.10%) TDD
5 13 (30.95%) UML
5 13 (30.95%) SOA
5 13 (30.95%) Project Management
5 13 (30.95%) Change Management
5 13 (30.95%) Use Case
5 13 (30.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (30.95%) BPMN
5 13 (30.95%) Waterfall
5 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (28.57%) ETL
6 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
7 11 (26.19%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) C#
1 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.76%) Java
2 2 (4.76%) Groovy
2 2 (4.76%) Scala
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) ISEB
2 8 (19.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Ab Initio
1 11 (26.19%) Teradata
2 3 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Cognizant
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