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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 128 190 191
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 91 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.84% 0.43% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 0.56% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 84 21 36
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3977 3756 4218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.25% 77.78% 77.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3217 2942 3567
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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 +16 50 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Woking - 17 £45,000 -
Guildford - 15 £55,000 -
Staines - 9 £55,000 -
Leatherhead - 7 £60,000 -
Redhill - 7 £60,000 -
Camberley - 7 £55,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £57,500 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 101 (61.59%) C#
2 99 (60.37%) Microsoft
3 97 (59.15%) SQL
4 92 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (53.05%) Finance
6 78 (47.56%) NUnit
7 71 (43.29%) Degree
7 71 (43.29%) Rhino Mocks
8 70 (42.68%) JavaScript
9 69 (42.07%) SQL Server
10 63 (38.41%) Visual Studio
10 63 (38.41%) HTML
11 59 (35.98%) Performance Testing
12 58 (35.37%) Team Foundation Server
13 57 (34.76%) Software Engineering
14 56 (34.15%) .NET
14 56 (34.15%) Mathematics
14 56 (34.15%) Computer Science
15 53 (32.32%) Unit Testing
16 46 (28.05%) CSS
16 46 (28.05%) QA
17 44 (26.83%) Java
17 44 (26.83%) Regression Testing
17 44 (26.83%) Workflow Management
17 44 (26.83%) Workflow
17 44 (26.83%) Validation
18 43 (26.22%) Financial Modelling
19 41 (25.00%) TDD
19 41 (25.00%) Code Coverage
20 40 (24.39%) HP Quality Center

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (15.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.61%) CMS
2 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (42.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 78 (47.56%) NUnit
2 71 (43.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 63 (38.41%) Visual Studio
4 58 (35.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (6.71%) WinRunner
5 11 (6.71%) Selenium
6 10 (6.10%) JIRA
6 10 (6.10%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (4.27%) WebDriver
8 6 (3.66%) Git (software)
9 4 (2.44%) Toad
10 1 (0.61%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.61%) JUnit
General
1 87 (53.05%) Finance
2 4 (2.44%) Advertising
3 2 (1.22%) Marketing
3 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.61%) French Language
4 1 (0.61%) German Language
4 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.61%) Publishing
4 1 (0.61%) Games
4 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (70.12%) Developer
2 62 (37.80%) Software Developer
3 49 (29.88%) Analyst
4 30 (18.29%) C# Developer
5 27 (16.46%) Software Engineer
6 23 (14.02%) Business Analyst
7 21 (12.80%) Tester
8 17 (10.37%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (9.76%) .NET Developer
10 14 (8.54%) Senior Software Engineer
10 14 (8.54%) Java Software Engineer
10 14 (8.54%) Senior Software Developer
10 14 (8.54%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (8.54%) Java Developer
10 14 (8.54%) Senior Developer
10 14 (8.54%) SharePoint Developer
10 14 (8.54%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 13 (7.93%) Java Software Developer
11 13 (7.93%) Senior Java Software Developer
11 13 (7.93%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (38.41%) HTML
2 56 (34.15%) .NET
3 46 (28.05%) CSS
4 40 (24.39%) HTML5
4 40 (24.39%) CSS3
5 29 (17.68%) ASP.NET
6 28 (17.07%) jQuery
7 14 (8.54%) Hibernate
7 14 (8.54%) Spring
8 9 (5.49%) XML
9 7 (4.27%) WCF
10 6 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (3.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (3.66%) Ajax
10 6 (3.66%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.66%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (3.66%) Dapper ORM
11 1 (0.61%) LESS
11 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (34.15%) Mathematics
1 56 (34.15%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (35.98%) Performance Testing
3 57 (34.76%) Software Engineering
4 53 (32.32%) Unit Testing
5 44 (26.83%) Workflow Management
5 44 (26.83%) Workflow
5 44 (26.83%) Validation
5 44 (26.83%) Regression Testing
6 43 (26.22%) Financial Modelling
7 41 (25.00%) Code Coverage
7 41 (25.00%) TDD
8 34 (20.73%) Test Scripting
9 29 (17.68%) Test Automation
10 23 (14.02%) OO
11 22 (13.41%) Scrum
12 19 (11.59%) Risk Management
13 14 (8.54%) Information Security
14 13 (7.93%) MVC
14 13 (7.93%) Use Case
15 12 (7.32%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 101 (61.59%) C#
2 97 (59.15%) SQL
3 70 (42.68%) JavaScript
4 44 (26.83%) Java
5 28 (17.07%) C++
6 9 (5.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (43.29%) Degree
2 14 (8.54%) ISEB
3 10 (6.10%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (28.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 40 (24.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 99 (60.37%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.20%) Oracle
3 18 (10.98%) TOWER Software
4 8 (4.88%) CA
5 3 (1.83%) Adobe
6 1 (0.61%) SAP
6 1 (0.61%) Siebel
6 1 (0.61%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.61%) Teradata
6 1 (0.61%) Google
6 1 (0.61%) Sage
6 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago