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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 136 185 190
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +5
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 82 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.74% 0.57% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 0.72% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 76 26 34
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.69%
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 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
3818 3756 4194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 81.04% 79.26% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3048 3029 3534
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +13 49 £50,000 -9.09%
Woking +15 12 £48,750 +50.00%
Guildford - 12 £55,000 -
Camberley - 7 £55,000 -
Staines - 7 £55,000 -
Leatherhead - 5 £60,000 -
Redhill - 5 £60,000 -
Cobham - 2 £42,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £57,500 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 133 (78.70%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (64.50%) C#
3 107 (63.31%) Microsoft
4 102 (60.36%) SQL
5 90 (53.25%) Finance
6 84 (49.70%) NUnit
7 77 (45.56%) Rhino Mocks
8 76 (44.97%) Degree
9 75 (44.38%) SQL Server
10 71 (42.01%) JavaScript
11 69 (40.83%) Visual Studio
12 64 (37.87%) HTML
13 62 (36.69%) .NET
13 62 (36.69%) Mathematics
13 62 (36.69%) Computer Science
13 62 (36.69%) Performance Testing
14 60 (35.50%) Software Engineering
15 59 (34.91%) Team Foundation Server
16 57 (33.73%) Unit Testing
17 48 (28.40%) Regression Testing
17 48 (28.40%) Workflow
17 48 (28.40%) Validation
17 48 (28.40%) Workflow Management
18 47 (27.81%) CSS
18 47 (27.81%) Financial Modelling
19 46 (27.22%) Java
19 46 (27.22%) QA
20 45 (26.63%) Code Coverage
21 44 (26.04%) HP Quality Center
22 41 (24.26%) HTML5

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 26 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (20.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.14%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (44.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.14%) MySQL
3 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 84 (49.70%) NUnit
2 77 (45.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 69 (40.83%) Visual Studio
4 59 (34.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (6.51%) WinRunner
5 11 (6.51%) Selenium
6 9 (5.33%) JIRA
6 9 (5.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (4.14%) WebDriver
8 6 (3.55%) Git (software)
9 4 (2.37%) Toad
10 1 (0.59%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.59%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.59%) JUnit
General
1 90 (53.25%) Finance
2 4 (2.37%) Advertising
3 3 (1.78%) Retail
4 1 (0.59%) Marketing
4 1 (0.59%) French Language
4 1 (0.59%) German Language
4 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.59%) Publishing
4 1 (0.59%) Games
4 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 122 (72.19%) Developer
2 64 (37.87%) Software Developer
3 48 (28.40%) Analyst
4 35 (20.71%) C# Developer
5 27 (15.98%) Software Engineer
6 22 (13.02%) Business Analyst
6 22 (13.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (12.43%) .NET Developer
8 20 (11.83%) Tester
9 14 (8.28%) SharePoint Developer
10 13 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 13 (7.69%) Java Developer
10 13 (7.69%) Senior Developer
10 13 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
10 13 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
10 13 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
11 12 (7.10%) Java Software Developer
11 12 (7.10%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (7.10%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (37.87%) HTML
2 62 (36.69%) .NET
3 47 (27.81%) CSS
4 41 (24.26%) HTML5
4 41 (24.26%) CSS3
5 29 (17.16%) ASP.NET
6 28 (16.57%) jQuery
7 13 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 13 (7.69%) Spring
8 9 (5.33%) XML
9 7 (4.14%) WCF
10 6 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (3.55%) Ajax
10 6 (3.55%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (3.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (3.55%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (3.55%) Dapper ORM
11 3 (1.78%) WPF
12 2 (1.18%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 62 (36.69%) Mathematics
1 62 (36.69%) Computer Science
2 16 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.18%) User Experience
4 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (78.70%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (36.69%) Performance Testing
3 60 (35.50%) Software Engineering
4 57 (33.73%) Unit Testing
5 48 (28.40%) Workflow Management
5 48 (28.40%) Workflow
5 48 (28.40%) Validation
5 48 (28.40%) Regression Testing
6 47 (27.81%) Financial Modelling
7 45 (26.63%) Code Coverage
8 40 (23.67%) TDD
9 34 (20.12%) Test Scripting
10 31 (18.34%) Test Automation
11 29 (17.16%) OO
12 22 (13.02%) Scrum
13 20 (11.83%) Risk Management
14 13 (7.69%) MVC
14 13 (7.69%) CRM
14 13 (7.69%) Information Security
15 12 (7.10%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (64.50%) C#
2 102 (60.36%) SQL
3 71 (42.01%) JavaScript
4 46 (27.22%) Java
5 31 (18.34%) C++
6 9 (5.33%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (44.97%) Degree
2 12 (7.10%) ISEB
3 9 (5.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (27.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 44 (26.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 107 (63.31%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.24%) Oracle
2 19 (11.24%) TOWER Software
3 8 (4.73%) CA
4 3 (1.78%) Adobe
5 2 (1.18%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.59%) Sage
6 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.59%) SAP
6 1 (0.59%) Siebel
6 1 (0.59%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.59%) Teradata
6 1 (0.59%) Google
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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