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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 65 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 9 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.35% 1.36% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.76% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £49,500 £58,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.74% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
534 455 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.06% 77.51% 83.36%
Number of salaries quoted 386 372 397
Average salary £49,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 December 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 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Telecoms
2 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 19 (79.17%) Scrum
3 17 (70.83%) Business Analysis
4 16 (66.67%) Banking
4 16 (66.67%) Retail
4 16 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (66.67%) BPMN
4 16 (66.67%) FMCG
4 16 (66.67%) Change Management
4 16 (66.67%) Advertising
4 16 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (66.67%) Project Management
4 16 (66.67%) ISEB
4 16 (66.67%) UML
4 16 (66.67%) Use Case
4 16 (66.67%) Waterfall
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) NUnit
6 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 3 (12.50%) MVC
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) .NET
6 3 (12.50%) MySQL
6 3 (12.50%) C#
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 3 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) NUnit
1 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (79.17%) Telecoms
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 16 (66.67%) Advertising
2 16 (66.67%) Banking
2 16 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Analyst
2 20 (83.33%) Business Analyst
3 13 (54.17%) Senior Business Analyst
3 13 (54.17%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Automated Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Automated Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) Ajax
2 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.33%) WCF
2 2 (8.33%) jQuery
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (8.33%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) RESTful
3 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) FMCG
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Scrum
3 17 (70.83%) Business Analysis
4 16 (66.67%) Use Case
4 16 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (66.67%) Project Management
4 16 (66.67%) Change Management
4 16 (66.67%) UML
4 16 (66.67%) BPMN
4 16 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 16 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) MVC
6 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 3 (12.50%) People Management
6 3 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
7 2 (8.33%) SOA
7 2 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
1 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
1 2 (8.33%) Ab Initio
1 2 (8.33%) Teradata
2 1 (4.17%) Cognizant
2 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
London, Berks, Slough
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £65,000 per year plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago