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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 133 154 191
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +37
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 71 73 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.64% 1.43% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 1.73% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 59 64 27
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
3597 4221 4000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.99% 82.94% 76.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3012 3431 3204
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,184 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +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 1 June 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 1 June 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 +24 26 £62,500 +35.13%
Guildford +25 12 £39,000 +11.42% 1
Cobham - 10 £45,000 -
Redhill - 9 £70,000 -
Caterham - 8 £65,000 -
Leatherhead - 8 £65,000 -
Woking +9 4 £46,250 +32.14%
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 134 (91.78%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (54.11%) Microsoft
3 70 (47.95%) C#
4 68 (46.58%) Finance
5 63 (43.15%) Degree
6 61 (41.78%) SQL
7 58 (39.73%) Computer Science
8 57 (39.04%) NUnit
8 57 (39.04%) Rhino Mocks
9 56 (38.36%) SQL Server
10 52 (35.62%) Visual Studio
11 51 (34.93%) Unit Testing
12 49 (33.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 48 (32.88%) Software Engineering
14 46 (31.51%) Mathematics
15 45 (30.82%) JavaScript
15 45 (30.82%) HTML
16 44 (30.14%) Scrum
17 43 (29.45%) Performance Testing
18 42 (28.77%) Financial Modelling
18 42 (28.77%) Workflow
18 42 (28.77%) Workflow Management
19 38 (26.03%) CSS
20 33 (22.60%) .NET
21 32 (21.92%) Code Coverage
22 29 (19.86%) CSS3
22 29 (19.86%) HTML5
23 28 (19.18%) TOWER Software
23 28 (19.18%) Risk Management
24 27 (18.49%) Regression Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 17 (11.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.74%) IIS
3 2 (1.37%) JBoss
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (38.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.79%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 7 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Power View
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.05%) Big Data
7 2 (1.37%) MySQL
7 2 (1.37%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (39.04%) NUnit
1 57 (39.04%) Rhino Mocks
2 52 (35.62%) Visual Studio
3 49 (33.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.48%) JIRA
5 6 (4.11%) Subversion
5 6 (4.11%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.42%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (2.74%) Maven
7 4 (2.74%) MSI
7 4 (2.74%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.37%) WebStorm
8 2 (1.37%) Sublime Text
9 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.68%) TestNG
9 1 (0.68%) JUnit
General
1 68 (46.58%) Finance
2 7 (4.79%) Marketing
3 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (54.11%) Developer
2 49 (33.56%) Analyst
3 40 (27.40%) Software Developer
4 26 (17.81%) Business Analyst
5 15 (10.27%) C# Developer
6 13 (8.90%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.22%) AWS Developer
7 12 (8.22%) Agile Business Analyst
7 12 (8.22%) Systems Analyst
7 12 (8.22%) Microsoft Developer
8 11 (7.53%) Tester
9 10 (6.85%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (6.16%) Senior Software Developer
10 9 (6.16%) Software Engineer
11 8 (5.48%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (5.48%) Manual Tester
11 8 (5.48%) Senior Business Analyst
12 7 (4.79%) CRM Developer
12 7 (4.79%) Test Analyst
13 6 (4.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (30.82%) HTML
2 38 (26.03%) CSS
3 33 (22.60%) .NET
4 29 (19.86%) CSS3
4 29 (19.86%) HTML5
5 8 (5.48%) jQuery
6 7 (4.79%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.11%) Web Services
8 2 (1.37%) Spring
9 1 (0.68%) REST
9 1 (0.68%) JSTL
9 1 (0.68%) J2EE
9 1 (0.68%) JDBC
9 1 (0.68%) JSP
9 1 (0.68%) Servlets
9 1 (0.68%) SOAP
9 1 (0.68%) XML
9 1 (0.68%) DOM
9 1 (0.68%) JAXB
9 1 (0.68%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 58 (39.73%) Computer Science
2 46 (31.51%) Mathematics
3 8 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.79%) Telematics
5 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.37%) User Experience
8 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.79%) Linux
2 6 (4.11%) UNIX
3 5 (3.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (91.78%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (34.93%) Unit Testing
3 48 (32.88%) Software Engineering
4 44 (30.14%) Scrum
5 43 (29.45%) Performance Testing
6 42 (28.77%) Financial Modelling
6 42 (28.77%) Workflow
6 42 (28.77%) Workflow Management
7 32 (21.92%) Code Coverage
8 28 (19.18%) Risk Management
9 27 (18.49%) Regression Testing
10 26 (17.81%) Validation
11 25 (17.12%) OO
12 21 (14.38%) Waterfall
13 19 (13.01%) SDLC
13 19 (13.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (13.01%) TDD
14 18 (12.33%) Software Architecture
15 16 (10.96%) Business Analysis
16 13 (8.90%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 70 (47.95%) C#
2 61 (41.78%) SQL
3 45 (30.82%) JavaScript
4 25 (17.12%) C++
5 13 (8.90%) Java
6 8 (5.48%) Python
7 5 (3.42%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.42%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.42%) VB
7 5 (3.42%) VBA
8 4 (2.74%) Ruby
8 4 (2.74%) VBScript
8 4 (2.74%) Perl
9 1 (0.68%) PHP
9 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 63 (43.15%) Degree
2 18 (12.33%) ISEB
3 9 (6.16%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.05%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 26 (17.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 79 (54.11%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.18%) TOWER Software
3 5 (3.42%) Cognos
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle
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Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago