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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 128 175 173
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -2
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 75 31 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.66% 0.64% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.77% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 66 31 31
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £34,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
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
3746 4027 4052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.15% 83.37% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3134 3231 3128
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +37 46 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Redhill - 8 £60,000 -
Caterham - 7 £60,000 -
Leatherhead - 7 £60,000 -
Cobham - 4 £35,000 -
Woking +1 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Guildford +1 1 £75,000 +117.39%
Epsom - 1 £75,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 151 (91.52%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (65.45%) Microsoft
3 98 (59.39%) Finance
4 95 (57.58%) C#
5 89 (53.94%) SQL Server
5 89 (53.94%) Degree
6 87 (52.73%) Computer Science
7 78 (47.27%) NUnit
8 76 (46.06%) SQL
9 75 (45.45%) Mathematics
9 75 (45.45%) Rhino Mocks
10 73 (44.24%) Visual Studio
11 63 (38.18%) Software Engineering
12 62 (37.58%) Performance Testing
13 61 (36.97%) Unit Testing
13 61 (36.97%) Team Foundation Server
14 60 (36.36%) Financial Modelling
14 60 (36.36%) Workflow
15 59 (35.76%) Workflow Management
16 50 (30.30%) Regression Testing
17 49 (29.70%) Validation
18 48 (29.09%) HP Quality Center
19 47 (28.48%) .NET
19 47 (28.48%) JavaScript
20 46 (27.88%) HTML
21 44 (26.67%) Code Coverage
22 40 (24.24%) CSS
22 40 (24.24%) Risk Management
23 39 (23.64%) TOWER Software
24 36 (21.82%) Scrum

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.42%) IIS
3 1 (0.61%) JBoss
3 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 34 (20.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.03%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.82%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.82%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (53.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (2.42%) MySQL
6 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 78 (47.27%) NUnit
2 75 (45.45%) Rhino Mocks
3 73 (44.24%) Visual Studio
4 61 (36.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.64%) WebDriver
5 6 (3.64%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (2.42%) MSI
6 4 (2.42%) MSBuild
7 3 (1.82%) Selenium
7 3 (1.82%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.21%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 98 (59.39%) Finance
2 7 (4.24%) Marketing
3 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (55.15%) Developer
2 53 (32.12%) Analyst
3 47 (28.48%) Software Developer
4 34 (20.61%) Business Analyst
5 16 (9.70%) .NET Developer
6 15 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 12 (7.27%) Tester
7 12 (7.27%) Systems Analyst
7 12 (7.27%) Manual Tester
7 12 (7.27%) Software Engineer
7 12 (7.27%) Microsoft Developer
7 12 (7.27%) Agile Business Analyst
8 9 (5.45%) AWS Developer
8 9 (5.45%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (4.24%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (4.24%) CRM Developer
10 6 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.03%) Junior Business Analyst
11 5 (3.03%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (28.48%) .NET
2 46 (27.88%) HTML
3 40 (24.24%) CSS
4 36 (21.82%) HTML5
4 36 (21.82%) CSS3
5 11 (6.67%) jQuery
6 10 (6.06%) ASP.NET
7 7 (4.24%) Web Services
8 5 (3.03%) WCF
9 4 (2.42%) Ajax
10 3 (1.82%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (1.82%) Dapper ORM
11 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.21%) WPF
12 1 (0.61%) Java SE
12 1 (0.61%) Java EE
12 1 (0.61%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 87 (52.73%) Computer Science
2 75 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 9 (5.45%) Telematics
4 6 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.64%) User Experience
5 3 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.61%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (91.52%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (38.18%) Software Engineering
3 62 (37.58%) Performance Testing
4 61 (36.97%) Unit Testing
5 60 (36.36%) Financial Modelling
5 60 (36.36%) Workflow
6 59 (35.76%) Workflow Management
7 50 (30.30%) Regression Testing
8 49 (29.70%) Validation
9 44 (26.67%) Code Coverage
10 40 (24.24%) Risk Management
11 36 (21.82%) Scrum
12 34 (20.61%) OO
13 24 (14.55%) Waterfall
14 16 (9.70%) Systems Analysis
14 16 (9.70%) Business Analysis
15 15 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (9.09%) Use Case
16 13 (7.88%) Test Automation
16 13 (7.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (57.58%) C#
2 76 (46.06%) SQL
3 47 (28.48%) JavaScript
4 31 (18.79%) C++
5 14 (8.48%) Java
6 6 (3.64%) VB
7 5 (3.03%) VBA
7 5 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.42%) VBScript
8 4 (2.42%) Python
8 4 (2.42%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.42%) Perl
9 3 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 89 (53.94%) Degree
2 4 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 48 (29.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 108 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 39 (23.64%) TOWER Software
3 5 (3.03%) Cognos
4 3 (1.82%) Oracle
4 3 (1.82%) Omniture
4 3 (1.82%) Google
5 1 (0.61%) CA
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