The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 138 148 183
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +35
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 67 67 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.58% 1.46% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.71% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 65 57 47
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
User Stories
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3601 3929 4540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.87% 85.71% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3040 3294 3720
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 -12 32 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Walton-on-Thames - 7 £45,000 - 2
Woking +12 4 £55,000 +18.91%
Guildford -4 2 £50,000 +28.20%
Dorking - 1 £37,500 -
Staines - 1 - - 1
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 112 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (67.65%) C#
3 83 (61.03%) Finance
4 79 (58.09%) Microsoft
5 74 (54.41%) SQL
6 70 (51.47%) Unit Testing
7 68 (50.00%) NUnit
7 68 (50.00%) Mathematics
8 66 (48.53%) Visual Studio
9 64 (47.06%) Computer Science
10 61 (44.85%) OO
10 61 (44.85%) Rhino Mocks
11 58 (42.65%) Software Engineering
12 54 (39.71%) Degree
13 51 (37.50%) SQL Server
14 49 (36.03%) CSS
14 49 (36.03%) HTML
14 49 (36.03%) JavaScript
14 49 (36.03%) CSS3
14 49 (36.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 49 (36.03%) HTML5
15 48 (35.29%) Financial Modelling
16 47 (34.56%) Software Architecture
16 47 (34.56%) QA
17 44 (32.35%) Performance Testing
18 39 (28.68%) Code Coverage
19 35 (25.74%) Workflow
19 35 (25.74%) TOWER Software
19 35 (25.74%) Workflow Management
20 30 (22.06%) Risk Management

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (2.21%) Confluence
2 2 (1.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.41%) Big Data
3 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.47%) GIS
4 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 68 (50.00%) NUnit
2 66 (48.53%) Visual Studio
3 61 (44.85%) Rhino Mocks
4 49 (36.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.21%) JIRA
General
1 83 (61.03%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.41%) Law
4 5 (3.68%) Retail
5 3 (2.21%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Publishing
6 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (66.18%) Developer
2 78 (57.35%) C# Developer
3 32 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
3 32 (23.53%) Developer in Test
4 31 (22.79%) Analyst
4 31 (22.79%) Software Developer
5 22 (16.18%) Business Analyst
6 18 (13.24%) Senior C# Developer
6 18 (13.24%) Senior Developer
6 18 (13.24%) SQL Developer
7 14 (10.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 14 (10.29%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
8 8 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Digital Analyst
9 6 (4.41%) Digital Business Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) IT Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (36.03%) CSS
1 49 (36.03%) CSS3
1 49 (36.03%) HTML
1 49 (36.03%) HTML5
2 23 (16.91%) WPF
3 9 (6.62%) XML
4 8 (5.88%) .NET
5 2 (1.47%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.47%) Ajax
5 2 (1.47%) jQuery
5 2 (1.47%) JSON
5 2 (1.47%) REST
5 2 (1.47%) Velocity
6 1 (0.74%) COM
6 1 (0.74%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.74%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 68 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 64 (47.06%) Computer Science
3 30 (22.06%) Reinsurance
4 17 (12.50%) User Experience
5 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.41%) Digital Media
7 5 (3.68%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.68%) Statistics
8 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.21%) Windows
2 2 (1.47%) Android
2 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (51.47%) Unit Testing
3 61 (44.85%) OO
4 58 (42.65%) Software Engineering
5 48 (35.29%) Financial Modelling
6 47 (34.56%) Software Architecture
7 44 (32.35%) Performance Testing
8 39 (28.68%) Code Coverage
9 35 (25.74%) Workflow
9 35 (25.74%) Workflow Management
10 30 (22.06%) Risk Management
10 30 (22.06%) SDLC
11 17 (12.50%) Scrum
11 17 (12.50%) Use Case
12 15 (11.03%) Waterfall
13 13 (9.56%) UML
14 12 (8.82%) Regression Testing
15 11 (8.09%) Refactoring
15 11 (8.09%) TDD
16 9 (6.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (67.65%) C#
2 74 (54.41%) SQL
3 49 (36.03%) JavaScript
4 30 (22.06%) C++
5 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (39.71%) Degree
2 4 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.47%) CBAP
3 2 (1.47%) ISEB
4 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (34.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 79 (58.09%) Microsoft
2 35 (25.74%) TOWER Software
3 2 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.74%) IBM
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle
4 1 (0.74%) Teradata
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines
Bupa
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
TDA Group
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
EYC Symphony
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Up to 10% Bonus, Private Healthcare,
Posted: 11 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Surrey
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago