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 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 128 183 172
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -11
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 93 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.01% 0.50% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 0.61% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 92 22 48
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
3801 3742 4160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.27% 80.79% 76.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3234 3002 3590
Average salary £47,500 £46,723 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +28 58 £50,000 - 2
Staines +14 6 £45,000 -
Cobham - 4 £42,500 -
Guildford -14 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Camberley - 3 £40,000 -
Woking +27 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Redhill - 1 £52,500 - 1
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 140 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (68.24%) C#
3 111 (65.29%) Microsoft
4 108 (63.53%) Finance
5 107 (62.94%) NUnit
6 105 (61.76%) Degree
7 100 (58.82%) SQL Server
8 97 (57.06%) Computer Science
8 97 (57.06%) Rhino Mocks
9 94 (55.29%) Visual Studio
10 88 (51.76%) Mathematics
11 84 (49.41%) SQL
12 69 (40.59%) Software Engineering
13 68 (40.00%) Performance Testing
14 67 (39.41%) Unit Testing
15 65 (38.24%) Workflow
16 64 (37.65%) Workflow Management
17 61 (35.88%) Validation
17 61 (35.88%) Regression Testing
18 58 (34.12%) Financial Modelling
19 56 (32.94%) Code Coverage
20 54 (31.76%) HP Quality Center
21 51 (30.00%) .NET
22 47 (27.65%) JavaScript
23 46 (27.06%) CSS
24 41 (24.12%) OO
24 41 (24.12%) Team Foundation Server
25 39 (22.94%) QA
25 39 (22.94%) HTML
26 37 (21.76%) Java

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 10 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 30 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.53%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) WebTrends
1 3 (1.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.88%) MySQL
3 5 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 107 (62.94%) NUnit
2 97 (57.06%) Rhino Mocks
3 94 (55.29%) Visual Studio
4 41 (24.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (7.65%) WebDriver
6 9 (5.29%) Git (software)
7 6 (3.53%) Selenium
8 4 (2.35%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (2.35%) JIRA
9 3 (1.76%) Toad
9 3 (1.76%) WinRunner
10 2 (1.18%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.59%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.59%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.59%) JUnit
General
1 108 (63.53%) Finance
2 4 (2.35%) Advertising
3 2 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 113 (66.47%) Developer
2 61 (35.88%) Software Developer
3 50 (29.41%) Analyst
4 41 (24.12%) C# Developer
5 36 (21.18%) .NET Developer
6 35 (20.59%) Business Analyst
7 29 (17.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (12.35%) Software Engineer
9 11 (6.47%) Agile Business Analyst
9 11 (6.47%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (5.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.71%) Systems Analyst
11 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.12%) Tester
13 6 (3.53%) Test Engineer
14 5 (2.94%) Junior
14 5 (2.94%) Test Analyst
14 5 (2.94%) Junior Analyst
15 4 (2.35%) Senior Java Software Developer
15 4 (2.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (30.00%) .NET
2 46 (27.06%) CSS
3 39 (22.94%) HTML
4 37 (21.76%) HTML5
4 37 (21.76%) CSS3
5 11 (6.47%) WCF
6 9 (5.29%) Ajax
6 9 (5.29%) .NET Framework
6 9 (5.29%) jQuery
6 9 (5.29%) ASP.NET
6 9 (5.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (5.29%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (5.29%) Dapper ORM
7 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 8 (4.71%) XML
7 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (2.35%) WPF
8 4 (2.35%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.35%) Spring
8 4 (2.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 97 (57.06%) Computer Science
2 88 (51.76%) Mathematics
3 7 (4.12%) Telematics
4 6 (3.53%) User Experience
4 6 (3.53%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (40.59%) Software Engineering
3 68 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 67 (39.41%) Unit Testing
5 65 (38.24%) Workflow
6 64 (37.65%) Workflow Management
7 61 (35.88%) Validation
7 61 (35.88%) Regression Testing
8 58 (34.12%) Financial Modelling
9 56 (32.94%) Code Coverage
10 41 (24.12%) OO
11 33 (19.41%) Risk Management
12 25 (14.71%) Test Automation
13 21 (12.35%) Use Case
14 20 (11.76%) Scrum
15 18 (10.59%) Business Analysis
16 15 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (8.82%) Waterfall
17 13 (7.65%) Business Process Mapping
17 13 (7.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 116 (68.24%) C#
2 84 (49.41%) SQL
3 47 (27.65%) JavaScript
4 37 (21.76%) Java
5 36 (21.18%) C++
6 8 (4.71%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.35%) VB
8 3 (1.76%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.76%) C
9 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 105 (61.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (22.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 54 (31.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 111 (65.29%) Microsoft
2 32 (18.82%) TOWER Software
3 13 (7.65%) Oracle
4 4 (2.35%) CA
5 3 (1.76%) Omniture
5 3 (1.76%) Google
6 2 (1.18%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.59%) Cognos
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Company Pension, 15-20% Bonus, Car A
Posted: 6 days ago
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago