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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 136 130 202
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +72
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 71 96 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.56% 1.89% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 2.30% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 63 83 18
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
3817 4181 3891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.09% 82.24% 77.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3281 3411 3083
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -8 15 £62,500 +25.00%
Guildford +7 14 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Cobham - 11 £45,000 -
Redhill -1 6 £70,000 +16.66%
Leatherhead -3 4 £70,000 +16.66%
Caterham - 4 £70,000 -
Farnham - 2 - -
Egham - 1 £45,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 124 (89.86%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (36.23%) C#
2 50 (36.23%) Degree
3 49 (35.51%) Microsoft
4 48 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 48 (34.78%) Scrum
5 47 (34.06%) SQL
6 46 (33.33%) HTML
7 44 (31.88%) Finance
8 43 (31.16%) CSS
9 41 (29.71%) NUnit
9 41 (29.71%) Computer Science
9 41 (29.71%) Rhino Mocks
10 39 (28.26%) Unit Testing
11 36 (26.09%) Visual Studio
12 33 (23.91%) SQL Server
12 33 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
13 32 (23.19%) Software Engineering
14 31 (22.46%) Performance Testing
15 30 (21.74%) Mathematics
16 29 (21.01%) Workflow Management
16 29 (21.01%) Workflow
17 28 (20.29%) Financial Modelling
18 26 (18.84%) ISEB
18 26 (18.84%) TDD
19 23 (16.67%) Code Coverage
19 23 (16.67%) QA
20 22 (15.94%) JIRA
20 22 (15.94%) HTML5
20 22 (15.94%) CSS3

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.45%) IIS
3 2 (1.45%) JBoss
4 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 13 (9.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.62%) SaaS
2 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.45%) Internet
3 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.62%) Big Data
3 4 (2.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (1.45%) MySQL
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (29.71%) NUnit
1 41 (29.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 36 (26.09%) Visual Studio
3 33 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (15.94%) JIRA
5 16 (11.59%) Subversion
5 16 (11.59%) Eclipse
6 15 (10.87%) Maven
7 4 (2.90%) JUnit
8 3 (2.17%) TestNG
8 3 (2.17%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.45%) Behat
9 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.45%) WebStorm
9 2 (1.45%) Sublime Text
9 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.45%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.45%) Selenium
9 2 (1.45%) MSI
9 2 (1.45%) JMeter
General
1 44 (31.88%) Finance
2 7 (5.07%) Marketing
3 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.45%) Electronics
4 2 (1.45%) Law
4 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (51.45%) Developer
2 45 (32.61%) Analyst
3 28 (20.29%) Software Developer
4 26 (18.84%) Business Analyst
5 22 (15.94%) Senior Developer
6 16 (11.59%) Web Developer
7 12 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 12 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
8 11 (7.97%) AWS Developer
8 11 (7.97%) Test Analyst
9 9 (6.52%) Senior Business Analyst
9 9 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (6.52%) Senior Web Developer
10 8 (5.80%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (5.80%) Software Engineer
10 8 (5.80%) Front-End Developer
10 8 (5.80%) Front-End Web Developer
11 7 (5.07%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (5.07%) Product Manager
11 7 (5.07%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (33.33%) HTML
2 43 (31.16%) CSS
3 22 (15.94%) .NET
3 22 (15.94%) HTML5
3 22 (15.94%) CSS3
4 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.35%) jQuery
6 3 (2.17%) JDBC
6 3 (2.17%) Web Services
7 2 (1.45%) XML
7 2 (1.45%) Spring
7 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 2 (1.45%) RESTful
7 2 (1.45%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.45%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.72%) REST
8 1 (0.72%) Java SE
8 1 (0.72%) Java EE
8 1 (0.72%) JSTL
8 1 (0.72%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 41 (29.71%) Computer Science
2 30 (21.74%) Mathematics
3 20 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.35%) User Experience
6 5 (3.62%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.45%) DTV
7 2 (1.45%) Telematics
7 2 (1.45%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.72%) Social Media
8 1 (0.72%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.14%) Linux
2 11 (7.97%) UNIX
3 5 (3.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (89.86%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (34.78%) Scrum
3 39 (28.26%) Unit Testing
4 32 (23.19%) Software Engineering
5 31 (22.46%) Performance Testing
6 29 (21.01%) Workflow Management
6 29 (21.01%) Workflow
7 28 (20.29%) Financial Modelling
8 26 (18.84%) TDD
9 23 (16.67%) Code Coverage
10 20 (14.49%) Waterfall
11 19 (13.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (13.77%) Test Scripting
11 19 (13.77%) Business Analysis
11 19 (13.77%) OO
11 19 (13.77%) Mentoring
12 18 (13.04%) Software Delivery
13 17 (12.32%) Risk Management
14 16 (11.59%) Software Architecture
15 15 (10.87%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (36.23%) C#
2 48 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 47 (34.06%) SQL
4 17 (12.32%) Java
5 14 (10.14%) C++
6 8 (5.80%) Python
7 6 (4.35%) Ruby
8 5 (3.62%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.90%) Perl
10 3 (2.17%) PHP
10 3 (2.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.45%) VBScript
11 2 (1.45%) Delphi
12 1 (0.72%) C
12 1 (0.72%) VBA
12 1 (0.72%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 50 (36.23%) Degree
2 26 (18.84%) ISEB
3 13 (9.42%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (10.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (35.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.77%) TOWER Software
3 2 (1.45%) SAP
4 1 (0.72%) Cognos
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle
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