Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for User Stories skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Stories over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 128 132
Rank change year-on-year -33 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 44 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.04% 1.32% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.50% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 54
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.27% +17.22% -
10th Percentile £48,750 £34,315 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +2.27% -1.12%

User Stories is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3915 3076 3590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.18% 88.09% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 2530 3104
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing User Stories as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Cambridgeshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for User Stories in Cambridgeshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Cambridgeshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -29 39 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Peterborough -5 3 £52,500 +10.53%
Huntingdon - 1 £40,000 -
User Stories
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 39 (88.64%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (79.55%) C#
3 32 (72.73%) Software Engineering
4 30 (68.18%) NUnit
4 30 (68.18%) Mathematics
4 30 (68.18%) Test Automation
5 29 (65.91%) Finance
5 29 (65.91%) SQL
6 22 (50.00%) Code Coverage
6 22 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
7 21 (47.73%) WPF
7 21 (47.73%) Regression Testing
8 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
8 20 (45.45%) Unit Testing
9 19 (43.18%) Computer Science
9 19 (43.18%) OO
9 19 (43.18%) Algorithms
9 19 (43.18%) Exploratory Testing
10 18 (40.91%) Visual Studio
10 18 (40.91%) Degree
11 17 (38.64%) Analytics
12 15 (34.09%) Performance Testing
12 15 (34.09%) SDLC
13 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
14 13 (29.55%) Statistics
14 13 (29.55%) Acceptance Criteria
15 12 (27.27%) .NET
16 10 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (22.73%) Big Data
16 10 (22.73%) MVVM

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (68.18%) NUnit
2 18 (40.91%) Visual Studio
3 10 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
4 7 (15.91%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (9.09%) ReSharper
6 3 (6.82%) Selenium
7 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.27%) Axure RP
8 1 (2.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (2.27%) FogBugz
8 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.27%) JIRA
8 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 29 (65.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Developer
2 21 (47.73%) C# Developer
3 17 (38.64%) Software Developer
4 15 (34.09%) Developer in Test
5 12 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (22.73%) Software Engineer
7 9 (20.45%) C# Software Engineer
7 9 (20.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
8 8 (18.18%) Test Engineer
9 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
9 6 (13.64%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (11.36%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (9.09%) Agile Developer
11 4 (9.09%) Analyst
11 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
11 4 (9.09%) SQL Developer
12 3 (6.82%) Senior Business Analyst
12 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) WPF
2 12 (27.27%) .NET
3 9 (20.45%) Velocity
4 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 8 (18.18%) WCF
5 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (15.91%) WinForms
6 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.27%) Ajax
6 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.27%) CSS3
6 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.27%) HTML5
6 1 (2.27%) HTML5 Boilerplate
6 1 (2.27%) jQuery
6 1 (2.27%) Lambda Expressions
6 1 (2.27%) LINQ
6 1 (2.27%) OAuth
6 1 (2.27%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Algorithms
1 19 (43.18%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Reinsurance
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Android
1 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 30 (68.18%) Mathematics
3 30 (68.18%) Test Automation
4 22 (50.00%) Code Coverage
4 22 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
5 21 (47.73%) Regression Testing
6 20 (45.45%) Unit Testing
7 19 (43.18%) Exploratory Testing
7 19 (43.18%) OO
8 17 (38.64%) Analytics
9 15 (34.09%) Performance Testing
9 15 (34.09%) SDLC
10 13 (29.55%) Acceptance Criteria
10 13 (29.55%) Statistics
11 10 (22.73%) MVVM
11 10 (22.73%) SDET
12 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
12 9 (20.45%) Refactoring
12 9 (20.45%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) C#
2 29 (65.91%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) Java
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.91%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Degree
2 7 (15.91%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) TOWER Software