The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 132 206 197
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -9
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 91 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.75% 0.38% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 0.51% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 79 17 32
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -0.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4151 3889 4399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 79.92% 74.19% 76.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3390 3103 3767
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
User Stories
South East

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 July 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 10 July 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 +19 40 £50,000 - 2
Woking - 21 £42,500 -
Staines - 11 £47,500 -
Guildford +3 8 £55,000 +32.53%
Leatherhead -7 5 £55,000 -
Redhill - 5 £55,000 -
Camberley - 2 £35,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 78 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (56.06%) SQL
3 69 (52.27%) C#
3 69 (52.27%) Microsoft
4 68 (51.52%) Finance
5 55 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 52 (39.39%) HTML
7 50 (37.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 47 (35.61%) Degree
9 46 (34.85%) Software Engineering
10 44 (33.33%) NUnit
11 43 (32.58%) .NET
12 42 (31.82%) Performance Testing
13 40 (30.30%) QA
13 40 (30.30%) Rhino Mocks
13 40 (30.30%) SQL Server
14 38 (28.79%) TDD
15 37 (28.03%) Visual Studio
16 33 (25.00%) Java
16 33 (25.00%) Unit Testing
16 33 (25.00%) Test Scripting
17 32 (24.24%) Mathematics
17 32 (24.24%) Computer Science
18 31 (23.48%) CSS
19 29 (21.97%) Regression Testing
19 29 (21.97%) Workflow
19 29 (21.97%) Validation
19 29 (21.97%) Workflow Management
20 28 (21.21%) CSS3
20 28 (21.21%) HTML5

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 (18.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.76%) CMS
2 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.79%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (37.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (33.33%) NUnit
3 40 (30.30%) Rhino Mocks
4 37 (28.03%) Visual Studio
5 12 (9.09%) Selenium
6 11 (8.33%) WinRunner
7 10 (7.58%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (7.58%) JIRA
8 4 (3.03%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.52%) Toad
11 1 (0.76%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.76%) JUnit
General
1 68 (51.52%) Finance
2 2 (1.52%) Advertising
2 2 (1.52%) Games
2 2 (1.52%) Marketing
2 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.76%) French Language
3 1 (0.76%) German Language
3 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
3 1 (0.76%) Retail
3 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 86 (65.15%) Developer
2 46 (34.85%) Analyst
3 45 (34.09%) Software Developer
4 27 (20.45%) Business Analyst
5 26 (19.70%) Software Engineer
6 21 (15.91%) Tester
7 17 (12.88%) Senior Developer
7 17 (12.88%) Java Developer
7 17 (12.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 17 (12.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 17 (12.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 17 (12.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 17 (12.88%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 16 (12.12%) Java Software Developer
8 16 (12.12%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 14 (10.61%) SharePoint Developer
10 13 (9.85%) Agile Business Analyst
11 12 (9.09%) C# Developer
12 11 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
12 11 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (39.39%) HTML
2 43 (32.58%) .NET
3 31 (23.48%) CSS
4 28 (21.21%) HTML5
4 28 (21.21%) CSS3
5 25 (18.94%) jQuery
5 25 (18.94%) ASP.NET
6 17 (12.88%) Hibernate
6 17 (12.88%) Spring
7 4 (3.03%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.03%) WCF
8 3 (2.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (2.27%) Ajax
8 3 (2.27%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (2.27%) Dapper ORM
9 2 (1.52%) XML
10 1 (0.76%) LESS
10 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (0.76%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.24%) Mathematics
1 32 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.76%) Windows
1 1 (0.76%) Android
1 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (34.85%) Software Engineering
3 42 (31.82%) Performance Testing
4 38 (28.79%) TDD
5 33 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 33 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 29 (21.97%) Workflow Management
6 29 (21.97%) Regression Testing
6 29 (21.97%) Workflow
6 29 (21.97%) Validation
7 27 (20.45%) Financial Modelling
8 26 (19.70%) Code Coverage
9 22 (16.67%) Scrum
9 22 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 17 (12.88%) Information Security
11 12 (9.09%) OO
11 12 (9.09%) Analytics
12 11 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (8.33%) Risk Management
12 11 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (56.06%) SQL
2 69 (52.27%) C#
3 55 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 33 (25.00%) Java
5 16 (12.12%) C++
6 2 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (35.61%) Degree
2 14 (10.61%) ISEB
3 10 (7.58%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (30.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 27 (20.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.39%) Oracle
3 10 (7.58%) TOWER Software
4 5 (3.79%) CA
5 3 (2.27%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) SAP
6 1 (0.76%) Siebel
6 1 (0.76%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.76%) Teradata
6 1 (0.76%) Google
6 1 (0.76%) Sage
6 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
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