The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 28 50 24
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 12 3 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.86% 1.08% 10.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.50% 1.19% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 24
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £42,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
User Stories
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 252 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 91.43% 90.97% 87.95%
Number of salaries quoted 144 238 240
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

User Stories
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Bedford

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Bedford

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) BPMN
3 8 (57.14%) DSDM
3 8 (57.14%) ISEB
4 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) Use Case
5 6 (42.86%) Kanban
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (35.71%) JIRA
7 4 (28.57%) Tableau
7 4 (28.57%) Wireframes
7 4 (28.57%) Workflow
7 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) UML
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 3 (21.43%) Project Management
8 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (21.43%) Feasibility Study
8 3 (21.43%) SDLC
8 3 (21.43%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 3 (21.43%) Coaching
8 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (21.43%) SWOT Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
9 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (14.29%) CBAP
9 2 (14.29%) iPad

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
1 13 (92.86%) Business Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Product Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Product Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Product Owner
4 2 (14.29%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) iPad
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) BPMN
3 8 (57.14%) DSDM
4 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) Kanban
5 6 (42.86%) Use Case
6 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (28.57%) UML
6 4 (28.57%) Wireframes
6 4 (28.57%) Workflow
7 3 (21.43%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (21.43%) Coaching
7 3 (21.43%) Feasibility Study
7 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) SDLC
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) SWOT Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) CBAP
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Tableau
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
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