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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 129 192 192
Rank change year-on-year
+63 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 94 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.84% 0.40% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 0.52% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 81 18 37
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -4.49%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4066 3819 4352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 79.71% 75.50% 77.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3308 3019 3714
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,500
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 29 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 29 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 48 £50,000 - 4
Woking - 20 £42,500 -
Guildford +12 11 £55,000 +32.53%
Staines - 10 £50,000 -
Leatherhead -17 6 £57,500 -
Redhill - 6 £57,500 - 1
Camberley - 4 £48,750 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 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 84 (58.74%) SQL
2 82 (57.34%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (55.24%) Microsoft
4 78 (54.55%) C#
5 76 (53.15%) Finance
6 60 (41.96%) JavaScript
7 56 (39.16%) HTML
8 55 (38.46%) NUnit
9 54 (37.76%) Degree
10 52 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 51 (35.66%) Rhino Mocks
12 50 (34.97%) Software Engineering
13 49 (34.27%) SQL Server
14 48 (33.57%) Performance Testing
15 45 (31.47%) .NET
16 44 (30.77%) Visual Studio
17 42 (29.37%) QA
18 40 (27.97%) Unit Testing
19 39 (27.27%) Java
19 39 (27.27%) Mathematics
19 39 (27.27%) Computer Science
20 38 (26.57%) TDD
21 36 (25.17%) CSS
22 34 (23.78%) Workflow
22 34 (23.78%) Regression Testing
22 34 (23.78%) Validation
22 34 (23.78%) Workflow Management
23 33 (23.08%) Test Scripting
23 33 (23.08%) HTML5
23 33 (23.08%) CSS3

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (16.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.70%) CMS
2 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.20%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (34.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (38.46%) NUnit
2 52 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (35.66%) Rhino Mocks
4 44 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 11 (7.69%) WinRunner
5 11 (7.69%) Selenium
6 10 (6.99%) JIRA
6 10 (6.99%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (2.80%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.10%) Toad
8 3 (2.10%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.70%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.70%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.70%) JUnit
General
1 76 (53.15%) Finance
2 3 (2.10%) Advertising
3 2 (1.40%) Marketing
3 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.70%) French Language
4 1 (0.70%) German Language
4 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.70%) Publishing
4 1 (0.70%) Games
4 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (66.43%) Developer
2 52 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 48 (33.57%) Analyst
4 26 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 25 (17.48%) Business Analyst
6 21 (14.69%) Tester
7 18 (12.59%) C# Developer
8 17 (11.89%) Java Developer
8 17 (11.89%) Senior Software Engineer
8 17 (11.89%) Java Software Engineer
8 17 (11.89%) Senior Software Developer
8 17 (11.89%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (11.89%) Senior Developer
8 17 (11.89%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 16 (11.19%) Java Software Developer
9 16 (11.19%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 14 (9.79%) SharePoint Developer
11 13 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
12 11 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
12 11 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (39.16%) HTML
2 45 (31.47%) .NET
3 36 (25.17%) CSS
4 33 (23.08%) HTML5
4 33 (23.08%) CSS3
5 26 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 25 (17.48%) jQuery
7 17 (11.89%) Hibernate
7 17 (11.89%) Spring
8 6 (4.20%) XML
9 3 (2.10%) Ajax
9 3 (2.10%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.10%) WCF
9 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (2.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (2.10%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (2.10%) Dapper ORM
10 1 (0.70%) LESS
10 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.27%) Mathematics
1 39 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (57.34%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.97%) Software Engineering
3 48 (33.57%) Performance Testing
4 40 (27.97%) Unit Testing
5 38 (26.57%) TDD
6 34 (23.78%) Workflow Management
6 34 (23.78%) Regression Testing
6 34 (23.78%) Workflow
6 34 (23.78%) Validation
7 33 (23.08%) Test Scripting
8 32 (22.38%) Financial Modelling
9 31 (21.68%) Code Coverage
10 24 (16.78%) Test Automation
11 22 (15.38%) Scrum
12 17 (11.89%) Information Security
13 15 (10.49%) OO
14 13 (9.09%) Risk Management
15 12 (8.39%) Analytics
16 11 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (7.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (58.74%) SQL
2 78 (54.55%) C#
3 60 (41.96%) JavaScript
4 39 (27.27%) Java
5 20 (13.99%) C++
6 6 (4.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (37.76%) Degree
2 14 (9.79%) ISEB
3 10 (6.99%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (29.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 31 (21.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 79 (55.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.99%) Oracle
3 12 (8.39%) TOWER Software
4 7 (4.90%) CA
5 3 (2.10%) Adobe
6 1 (0.70%) SAP
6 1 (0.70%) Siebel
6 1 (0.70%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.70%) Teradata
6 1 (0.70%) Google
6 1 (0.70%) Sage
6 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson
Posted: Yesterday
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Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago