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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 135 135 183
Rank change year-on-year
0 +48
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 68 80 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.76% 1.79% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 2.05% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62 75 25
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £41,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
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
3369 3893 3701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 86.96% 86.88% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2906 3266 2911
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,209
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -11 47 £60,000 +9.09%
Leatherhead +6 6 £60,000 -
Caterham +1 6 £60,000 -
Redhill -2 6 £60,000 -
Thames Ditton - 4 - -
Woking - 4 £55,000 -
Godalming - 3 £45,000 -
Dorking - 1 £35,000 -
Egham - 1 - -
Farnham - 1 - - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 - 1
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 103 (84.43%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (63.11%) C#
3 65 (53.28%) Microsoft
4 63 (51.64%) Finance
5 61 (50.00%) SQL
6 59 (48.36%) NUnit
6 59 (48.36%) Unit Testing
7 57 (46.72%) Computer Science
8 56 (45.90%) Mathematics
9 55 (45.08%) Visual Studio
10 54 (44.26%) Rhino Mocks
11 53 (43.44%) Degree
12 51 (41.80%) JavaScript
12 51 (41.80%) HTML
13 50 (40.98%) CSS
13 50 (40.98%) Software Engineering
14 44 (36.07%) Team Foundation Server
15 43 (35.25%) Financial Modelling
16 41 (33.61%) SQL Server
16 41 (33.61%) OO
17 40 (32.79%) QA
17 40 (32.79%) Performance Testing
17 40 (32.79%) CSS3
17 40 (32.79%) HTML5
18 34 (27.87%) Code Coverage
18 34 (27.87%) TOWER Software
19 33 (27.05%) Software Architecture
20 32 (26.23%) Workflow Management
20 32 (26.23%) Workflow
21 28 (22.95%) Scrum

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (2.46%) Confluence
2 2 (1.64%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.82%) CMS
3 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.10%) Big Data
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 59 (48.36%) NUnit
2 55 (45.08%) Visual Studio
3 54 (44.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 44 (36.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (7.38%) JIRA
6 5 (4.10%) Eclipse
6 5 (4.10%) Maven
6 5 (4.10%) Subversion
General
1 63 (51.64%) Finance
2 11 (9.02%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.28%) Marketing
4 3 (2.46%) Law
5 1 (0.82%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 82 (67.21%) Developer
2 63 (51.64%) C# Developer
3 29 (23.77%) Developer in Test
3 29 (23.77%) Software Developer
4 22 (18.03%) Analyst
4 22 (18.03%) C# Software Developer
5 21 (17.21%) Business Analyst
6 16 (13.11%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Senior C# Developer
8 10 (8.20%) SQL Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Digital Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Digital Business Analyst
11 5 (4.10%) Agile Developer
11 5 (4.10%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Junior Java Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Senior Agile Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Trainee Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (41.80%) HTML
2 50 (40.98%) CSS
3 40 (32.79%) CSS3
3 40 (32.79%) HTML5
4 15 (12.30%) WPF
5 10 (8.20%) .NET
6 5 (4.10%) Velocity
7 3 (2.46%) jQuery
7 3 (2.46%) Web Services
8 2 (1.64%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.64%) Ajax
8 2 (1.64%) JSON
8 2 (1.64%) REST
8 2 (1.64%) XML
9 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 57 (46.72%) Computer Science
2 56 (45.90%) Mathematics
3 26 (21.31%) Reinsurance
4 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.38%) User Experience
5 5 (4.10%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.10%) Chemistry
5 5 (4.10%) Physics
5 5 (4.10%) Statistics
6 3 (2.46%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.46%) Telematics
7 1 (0.82%) iPad
7 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (84.43%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (48.36%) Unit Testing
3 50 (40.98%) Software Engineering
4 43 (35.25%) Financial Modelling
5 41 (33.61%) OO
6 40 (32.79%) Performance Testing
7 34 (27.87%) Code Coverage
8 33 (27.05%) Software Architecture
9 32 (26.23%) Workflow
9 32 (26.23%) Workflow Management
10 28 (22.95%) Scrum
11 26 (21.31%) Risk Management
12 21 (17.21%) SDLC
13 18 (14.75%) TDD
14 13 (10.66%) Business Analysis
15 10 (8.20%) Analytics
15 10 (8.20%) E-Commerce
15 10 (8.20%) Regression Testing
16 9 (7.38%) Project Management
16 9 (7.38%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 77 (63.11%) C#
2 61 (50.00%) SQL
3 51 (41.80%) JavaScript
4 24 (19.67%) C++
5 5 (4.10%) Java
6 3 (2.46%) Delphi
7 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (43.44%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) ISEB
3 3 (2.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.64%) CBAP
5 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (32.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (10.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (53.28%) Microsoft
2 34 (27.87%) TOWER Software
3 3 (2.46%) Cisco
4 2 (1.64%) CA
4 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.82%) Adobe
5 1 (0.82%) Rally
Surrey
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnham
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: 21 days ago