The first table below looks at the demand for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.65% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 109 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 77.12% 65.27% 72.78%
Number of salaries quoted 99 101 110
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Stories
Manchester

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

User Stories
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Bolton

User Stories
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree