The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 136 173 204
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +31
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 68 63 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.60% 1.20% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.41% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68 37 29
Median salary £50,250 £47,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.78% -4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
User Stories
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3735 4463 4860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.94% 85.06% 82.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2905 3475 3230
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Berkshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Berkshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 29 £51,500 +8.42% 3
Newbury +16 23 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Maidenhead +2 10 £62,500 - 1
Slough - 2 £38,000 -
Bracknell -5 1 £43,000 - 3
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 94 (87.04%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (40.74%) Scrum
3 27 (25.00%) XML
4 26 (24.07%) JavaScript
5 25 (23.15%) TDD
5 25 (23.15%) Degree
6 22 (20.37%) JSON
6 22 (20.37%) AngularJS
7 20 (18.52%) JIRA
8 18 (16.67%) HTML
8 18 (16.67%) User Experience
8 18 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (14.81%) REST
9 16 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (14.81%) SDLC
9 16 (14.81%) Java
9 16 (14.81%) Finance
9 16 (14.81%) Business Analysis
10 15 (13.89%) Retail
10 15 (13.89%) Software Delivery
11 14 (12.96%) Jenkins
11 14 (12.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (12.96%) SaaS
11 14 (12.96%) Test Automation
11 14 (12.96%) Games
11 14 (12.96%) Linux
12 13 (12.04%) Telecoms
12 13 (12.04%) MongoDB
12 13 (12.04%) Docker
13 12 (11.11%) Microservices

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.33%) Confluence
2 5 (4.63%) Apache
2 5 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.63%) nginx
2 5 (4.63%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 4 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.96%) SaaS
2 5 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.63%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.63%) IaaS
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.63%) PaaS
3 4 (3.70%) Lucidchart
3 4 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) HTTP
1 5 (4.63%) IPv4
2 2 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.04%) MongoDB
2 7 (6.48%) Big Data
3 6 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.63%) Redis
4 5 (4.63%) Riak
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.85%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (18.52%) JIRA
2 14 (12.96%) Jenkins
3 12 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.11%) Subversion
4 10 (9.26%) Grunt
5 9 (8.33%) Ant
5 9 (8.33%) gulp
5 9 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (8.33%) Maven
5 9 (8.33%) Mocha
5 9 (8.33%) Yeoman
6 6 (5.56%) Bugzilla
6 6 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 6 (5.56%) Trac
7 5 (4.63%) Selenium
8 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (14.81%) Finance
2 15 (13.89%) Retail
3 14 (12.96%) Games
4 13 (12.04%) Telecoms
5 12 (11.11%) Banking
6 11 (10.19%) Marketing
7 6 (5.56%) Electronics
7 6 (5.56%) Manufacturing
8 4 (3.70%) Billing
8 4 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (44.44%) Analyst
2 47 (43.52%) Business Analyst
3 37 (34.26%) Developer
4 17 (15.74%) Agile Business Analyst
5 16 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 12 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 11 (10.19%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 11 (10.19%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 11 (10.19%) Java Developer
7 11 (10.19%) Retail Business Analyst
8 10 (9.26%) Product Owner
9 9 (8.33%) Senior UI Developer
9 9 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
9 9 (8.33%) UI Developer
9 9 (8.33%) Web UI Developer
10 7 (6.48%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (6.48%) Scrum Master
11 6 (5.56%) C++ Developer
12 5 (4.63%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.00%) XML
2 22 (20.37%) AngularJS
2 22 (20.37%) JSON
3 18 (16.67%) HTML
4 16 (14.81%) REST
5 14 (12.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (11.11%) CSS
6 12 (11.11%) HTML5
7 11 (10.19%) CSS3
7 11 (10.19%) RESTful
7 11 (10.19%) Web Services
8 10 (9.26%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (9.26%) Spring
8 10 (9.26%) Spring Boot
9 9 (8.33%) Ajax
9 9 (8.33%) Backbone.js
9 9 (8.33%) D3.js
9 9 (8.33%) Ember.js
9 9 (8.33%) React
10 8 (7.41%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.67%) User Experience
2 11 (10.19%) iPad
3 10 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.26%) Visualisation
4 8 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.63%) PKI
7 4 (3.70%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.85%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.85%) Social Media
9 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.96%) Linux
2 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (87.04%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (40.74%) Scrum
3 25 (23.15%) TDD
4 18 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 16 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (14.81%) SDLC
6 15 (13.89%) Software Delivery
7 14 (12.96%) Test Automation
8 12 (11.11%) Microservices
9 11 (10.19%) E-Commerce
10 9 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
10 9 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (8.33%) Secure Coding
10 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 9 (8.33%) Web Design
11 8 (7.41%) Software Architecture
11 8 (7.41%) Use Case
12 7 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.07%) JavaScript
2 16 (14.81%) Java
3 10 (9.26%) SQL
4 6 (5.56%) C#
4 6 (5.56%) C++
4 6 (5.56%) Python
5 5 (4.63%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (23.15%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) Postgraduate
2 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) ISO20022
1 4 (3.70%) SEPA
2 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.04%) Docker
2 5 (4.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (4.63%) HDFS
2 5 (4.63%) KVM
2 5 (4.63%) VirtualBox
2 5 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) Ambari
1 5 (4.63%) Hadoop YARN
1 5 (4.63%) Kibana
2 3 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (5.56%) SAP
2 5 (4.63%) Red Hat
2 5 (4.63%) VMware
3 4 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.85%) Sage
6 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
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