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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 151 162 183
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +21
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 62 64 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.38% 1.25% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.48% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 35 43
Median salary £51,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -2.27%
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
3940 4332 4783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.71% 84.91% 81.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3061 3242 3212
Median salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £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 August 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 August 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 -4 28 £50,500 +18.82% 1
Newbury +19 21 £50,000 - 1
Maidenhead -6 13 £62,500 +13.63% 2
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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

1 97 (88.18%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (48.18%) Scrum
3 29 (26.36%) XML
4 27 (24.55%) Degree
5 26 (23.64%) JavaScript
6 25 (22.73%) JIRA
7 23 (20.91%) JSON
8 22 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 22 (20.00%) Java
8 22 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 21 (19.09%) REST
9 21 (19.09%) SDLC
9 21 (19.09%) TDD
10 20 (18.18%) Linux
11 19 (17.27%) HTML
11 19 (17.27%) Subversion
11 19 (17.27%) Git (software)
12 18 (16.36%) MongoDB
13 17 (15.45%) Test Automation
13 17 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (14.55%) Retail
15 15 (13.64%) Banking
15 15 (13.64%) E-Commerce
15 15 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (13.64%) Software Delivery
15 15 (13.64%) User Experience
15 15 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (13.64%) Jenkins
16 14 (12.73%) Docker
17 13 (11.82%) Trac

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 10 (9.09%) Confluence
1 10 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (8.18%) Apache
2 9 (8.18%) nginx
2 9 (8.18%) OpenStack
3 7 (6.36%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) MS Excel
1 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.91%) SaaS
2 10 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.18%) IaaS
3 9 (8.18%) PaaS
4 5 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.73%) Lucidchart
5 3 (2.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) HTTP
1 9 (8.18%) IPv4
2 2 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.36%) MongoDB
2 13 (11.82%) Big Data
2 13 (11.82%) Hadoop
3 10 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (9.09%) Redis
3 10 (9.09%) Riak
4 1 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.91%) DocumentDB
4 1 (0.91%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (22.73%) JIRA
2 19 (17.27%) Git (software)
2 19 (17.27%) Subversion
3 15 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 13 (11.82%) Bugzilla
4 13 (11.82%) Trac
5 9 (8.18%) Selenium
6 7 (6.36%) Grunt
7 6 (5.45%) Ant
7 6 (5.45%) gulp
7 6 (5.45%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (5.45%) Maven
7 6 (5.45%) Mocha
7 6 (5.45%) Yeoman
General
1 16 (14.55%) Retail
2 15 (13.64%) Banking
3 11 (10.00%) Finance
3 11 (10.00%) Games
3 11 (10.00%) Marketing
4 10 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 7 (6.36%) Billing
5 7 (6.36%) Publishing
6 4 (3.64%) Electronics
6 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (44.55%) Analyst
2 48 (43.64%) Business Analyst
3 38 (34.55%) Developer
4 22 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 15 (13.64%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 15 (13.64%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 13 (11.82%) Senior Developer
7 12 (10.91%) Retail Business Analyst
8 10 (9.09%) Java Developer
9 9 (8.18%) Banking Analyst
9 9 (8.18%) Banking Business Analyst
9 9 (8.18%) Product Owner
9 9 (8.18%) Web Developer
10 7 (6.36%) FX Business Analyst
10 7 (6.36%) Payments Business Analyst
10 7 (6.36%) Scrum Master
11 6 (5.45%) C++ Developer
11 6 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (5.45%) Senior UI Developer
11 6 (5.45%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (26.36%) XML
2 23 (20.91%) JSON
3 22 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 21 (19.09%) REST
5 19 (17.27%) HTML
6 15 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (9.09%) Kafka
8 9 (8.18%) CSS
8 9 (8.18%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (8.18%) Spring
8 9 (8.18%) Spring Boot
8 9 (8.18%) WebSockets
9 8 (7.27%) HTML5
10 7 (6.36%) Apache Camel
10 7 (6.36%) CSS3
11 6 (5.45%) Backbone.js
11 6 (5.45%) D3.js
11 6 (5.45%) Ember.js
11 6 (5.45%) React
11 6 (5.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) User Experience
2 12 (10.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (10.91%) iPad
3 10 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 9 (8.18%) PKI
5 7 (6.36%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.36%) SWIFT
6 6 (5.45%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.82%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.91%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.91%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.18%) Linux
2 9 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (88.18%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (48.18%) Scrum
3 22 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 21 (19.09%) SDLC
4 21 (19.09%) TDD
5 17 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (15.45%) Test Automation
6 15 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 15 (13.64%) Software Delivery
7 13 (11.82%) Automated Testing
7 13 (11.82%) Open Source
7 13 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (11.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (10.91%) Wireframes
9 10 (9.09%) Information Management
9 10 (9.09%) Logistics
10 9 (8.18%) Memory Management
10 9 (8.18%) Microservices
10 9 (8.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.64%) JavaScript
2 22 (20.00%) Java
3 13 (11.82%) SQL
4 10 (9.09%) Python
5 9 (8.18%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.45%) C++
7 4 (3.64%) C#
8 3 (2.73%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.91%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (24.55%) Degree
2 10 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 10 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) ISO20022
1 7 (6.36%) SEPA
2 2 (1.82%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.73%) Docker
2 10 (9.09%) HDFS
3 9 (8.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 9 (8.18%) KVM
3 9 (8.18%) VirtualBox
3 9 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (9.09%) Ambari
1 10 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
2 9 (8.18%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (8.18%) Red Hat
1 9 (8.18%) VMware
2 7 (6.36%) Atlassian
3 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.64%) SAP
5 2 (1.82%) Sage
6 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
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