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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 21 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 5 0 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.46% - 12.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.68% - 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 26
Average salary £42,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
88 70 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 78.57% 75.27% 90.20%
Number of salaries quoted 75 44 158
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Grunt
3 1 (20.00%) Yeoman
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) ATL
3 1 (20.00%) COM+
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) VC++
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (20.00%) MFC
3 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (20.00%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Grunt
2 1 (20.00%) Yeoman
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
2 1 (20.00%) ATL
2 1 (20.00%) COM+
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) MFC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) VC++
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree