The first table below looks at the demand for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 123 196 192
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 94 20 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.85% 0.39% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 0.52% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 81 18 39
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.95%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4064 3814 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.13% 74.95% 77.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3320 3016 3736
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

User Stories
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Surrey

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Surrey

User Stories
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate +17 46 £50,000 - 1
Woking - 21 £42,500 -
Guildford +15 10 £55,000 +32.53%
Staines - 9 £47,500 -
Leatherhead -18 6 £57,500 -
Redhill - 6 £57,500 - 1
Camberley - 3 £45,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 81 (58.27%) SQL
1 81 (58.27%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (54.68%) Microsoft
3 75 (53.96%) C#
4 74 (53.24%) Finance
5 59 (42.45%) JavaScript
6 56 (40.29%) HTML
7 52 (37.41%) NUnit
7 52 (37.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 51 (36.69%) Degree
9 49 (35.25%) Software Engineering
10 48 (34.53%) Rhino Mocks
11 47 (33.81%) Performance Testing
12 46 (33.09%) SQL Server
13 43 (30.94%) .NET
14 41 (29.50%) Visual Studio
14 41 (29.50%) QA
15 39 (28.06%) Unit Testing
16 38 (27.34%) TDD
17 36 (25.90%) Java
17 36 (25.90%) Mathematics
17 36 (25.90%) Computer Science
18 35 (25.18%) CSS
19 33 (23.74%) Regression Testing
19 33 (23.74%) Workflow
19 33 (23.74%) Validation
19 33 (23.74%) Workflow Management
19 33 (23.74%) Test Scripting
20 32 (23.02%) HTML5
20 32 (23.02%) CSS3

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 24 (17.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) CMS
2 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (17.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.60%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (33.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 52 (37.41%) NUnit
1 52 (37.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (34.53%) Rhino Mocks
3 41 (29.50%) Visual Studio
4 12 (8.63%) Selenium
5 11 (7.91%) WinRunner
6 10 (7.19%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (7.19%) JIRA
7 4 (2.88%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.16%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.44%) Toad
10 1 (0.72%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.72%) JUnit
General
1 74 (53.24%) Finance
2 2 (1.44%) Advertising
2 2 (1.44%) Marketing
2 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.72%) French Language
3 1 (0.72%) German Language
3 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
3 1 (0.72%) Publishing
3 1 (0.72%) Games
3 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (66.19%) Developer
2 51 (36.69%) Software Developer
3 47 (33.81%) Analyst
4 26 (18.71%) Business Analyst
4 26 (18.71%) Software Engineer
5 21 (15.11%) Tester
6 17 (12.23%) Senior Developer
6 17 (12.23%) Java Developer
6 17 (12.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 17 (12.23%) Java Software Engineer
6 17 (12.23%) Senior Software Developer
6 17 (12.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (12.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 16 (11.51%) Java Software Developer
7 16 (11.51%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 16 (11.51%) C# Developer
8 14 (10.07%) SharePoint Developer
9 13 (9.35%) Agile Business Analyst
10 11 (7.91%) Automation Analyst
10 11 (7.91%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (40.29%) HTML
2 43 (30.94%) .NET
3 35 (25.18%) CSS
4 32 (23.02%) HTML5
4 32 (23.02%) CSS3
5 26 (18.71%) ASP.NET
6 25 (17.99%) jQuery
7 17 (12.23%) Hibernate
7 17 (12.23%) Spring
8 4 (2.88%) XML
9 3 (2.16%) Ajax
9 3 (2.16%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.16%) WCF
9 3 (2.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (2.16%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (2.16%) Dapper ORM
10 2 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.72%) RESTful
11 1 (0.72%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.90%) Mathematics
1 36 (25.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (58.27%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (35.25%) Software Engineering
3 47 (33.81%) Performance Testing
4 39 (28.06%) Unit Testing
5 38 (27.34%) TDD
6 33 (23.74%) Workflow Management
6 33 (23.74%) Regression Testing
6 33 (23.74%) Workflow
6 33 (23.74%) Validation
6 33 (23.74%) Test Scripting
7 31 (22.30%) Financial Modelling
8 30 (21.58%) Code Coverage
9 23 (16.55%) Test Automation
10 22 (15.83%) Scrum
11 17 (12.23%) Information Security
12 14 (10.07%) OO
13 13 (9.35%) Risk Management
14 12 (8.63%) Analytics
15 11 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (7.91%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (58.27%) SQL
2 75 (53.96%) C#
3 59 (42.45%) JavaScript
4 36 (25.90%) Java
5 18 (12.95%) C++
6 4 (2.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (36.69%) Degree
2 14 (10.07%) ISEB
3 10 (7.19%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (29.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 30 (21.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (54.68%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.67%) Oracle
3 12 (8.63%) TOWER Software
4 7 (5.04%) CA
5 3 (2.16%) Adobe
6 1 (0.72%) SAP
6 1 (0.72%) Siebel
6 1 (0.72%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.72%) Teradata
6 1 (0.72%) Google
6 1 (0.72%) Sage
6 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago