The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 21 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 11 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 8.21% - 5.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.28% - 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 13
Average salary £42,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
User Stories
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 55 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 79.85% 67.07% 89.19%
Number of salaries quoted 77 44 179
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

User Stories
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Welwyn Garden City region.

User Stories Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (41.67%) JUnit
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) JDBC
4 5 (41.67%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) XSD
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (41.67%) OOD
4 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) WSDL

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) JUnit
2 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Grunt
3 1 (8.33%) Yeoman
General
1 5 (41.67%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Agile .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Agile C# Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) JAX-WS
3 5 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (41.67%) JDBC
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) SOAP
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) XSD
3 5 (41.67%) WSDL
3 5 (41.67%) JAXB
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) ATL
4 1 (8.33%) COM+
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) JSP
4 1 (8.33%) MFC
4 1 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) EFT
3 1 (8.33%) Animation
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (41.67%) Business Development
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) OOD
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) C++
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) VMware