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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 95 115 110
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 30 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.75% 1.01% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 1.14% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 19
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,050 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,846 £39,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1523 1672 1550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.01% 88.94% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1449 1287
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 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 30 September 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Bristol

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 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 Bristol region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) Scrum
3 15 (22.73%) Finance
3 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 15 (22.73%) User Experience
4 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 12 (18.18%) QA
5 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 12 (18.18%) SDLC
6 11 (16.67%) SQL
6 11 (16.67%) Windows
6 11 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 11 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (15.15%) XML
7 10 (15.15%) ISEB
8 9 (13.64%) CTI
8 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
8 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 9 (13.64%) Usability Testing
8 9 (13.64%) Manual Testing
8 9 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (12.12%) Degree
9 8 (12.12%) Retail
9 8 (12.12%) Change Management
10 7 (10.61%) .NET
10 7 (10.61%) TDD

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (1.52%) CMS
1 1 (1.52%) Confluence
1 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) CTI
2 1 (1.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.52%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Marketing
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (68.18%) Analyst
2 31 (46.97%) Business Analyst
3 15 (22.73%) Developer
4 14 (21.21%) SQL Developer
5 12 (18.18%) Software Analyst
5 12 (18.18%) Test Analyst
6 10 (15.15%) Software Test Analyst
7 9 (13.64%) QA Analyst
7 9 (13.64%) QA Test Analyst
7 9 (13.64%) QA Tester
7 9 (13.64%) Software QA Tester
7 9 (13.64%) Software Tester
7 9 (13.64%) Tester
8 6 (9.09%) C# Developer
9 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Agile Business Analyst
11 3 (4.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Senior SQL Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Senior UI Developer
11 3 (4.55%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) XML
2 7 (10.61%) .NET
3 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
3 4 (6.06%) HTML
4 3 (4.55%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.52%) Ajax
5 1 (1.52%) RESTful
5 1 (1.52%) Velocity
5 1 (1.52%) WPF
5 1 (1.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) User Experience
2 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.52%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Windows
2 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) Scrum
3 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 12 (18.18%) SDLC
4 11 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
5 9 (13.64%) Manual Testing
5 9 (13.64%) Usability Testing
5 9 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 8 (12.12%) Change Management
7 7 (10.61%) TDD
7 7 (10.61%) Use Case
7 7 (10.61%) Wireframes
8 5 (7.58%) Investment Management
8 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.06%) Kanban
9 4 (6.06%) MVC
9 4 (6.06%) Pair Programming
9 4 (6.06%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) ISEB
2 8 (12.12%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42915.00 - £53995.00 per annum + generous pension & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago