The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 116 100 112
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 16 37 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.81% 1.90% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 2.21% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 34 9
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +64.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
User Stories
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1656 1678 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.59% 86.14% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1386 1098
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

User Stories
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Bristol

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Bristol

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) Scrum
3 19 (48.72%) Finance
4 16 (41.03%) Business Analysis
5 15 (38.46%) Use Case
6 11 (28.21%) Coaching
7 9 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (23.08%) Java
8 8 (20.51%) User Experience
9 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
10 6 (15.38%) Project Management
10 6 (15.38%) QA
11 5 (12.82%) HTML
11 5 (12.82%) HTML5
11 5 (12.82%) Open Source
11 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
11 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
11 5 (12.82%) PHP
11 5 (12.82%) Ruby
12 4 (10.26%) Degree
12 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
12 4 (10.26%) Financial Institution
13 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (7.69%) Dependency Management
13 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (7.69%) Test Management
13 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (7.69%) Kanban
13 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
13 3 (7.69%) RUP

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (5.13%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Business Analyst
1 19 (48.72%) Analyst
2 5 (12.82%) Architect
2 5 (12.82%) Applications Architect
2 5 (12.82%) ScrumMaster
3 4 (10.26%) Software Tester
3 4 (10.26%) Tester
3 4 (10.26%) Junior
4 3 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Manual Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Junior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) QA Tester
5 2 (5.13%) QA Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) HTML
1 5 (12.82%) HTML5
2 2 (5.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) Open Source
3 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) UNIX
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) Scrum
3 16 (41.03%) Business Analysis
4 15 (38.46%) Use Case
5 11 (28.21%) Coaching
6 9 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.38%) Project Management
9 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Test Management
10 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.69%) Kanban
10 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.69%) RUP
10 3 (7.69%) DSDM
10 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.69%) Dependency Management
11 2 (5.13%) Line Management
11 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) Java
2 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.82%) PHP
2 5 (12.82%) Ruby
3 2 (5.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
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