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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 109 109 110
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 18 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.94% 0.64% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.75% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 16
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
1593 1473 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.49% 86.29% 78.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1308 1172 1195
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 February 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Bristol

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) Scrum
3 15 (45.45%) Java
4 14 (42.42%) Finance
5 11 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 11 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (30.30%) Coaching
7 9 (27.27%) Degree
8 8 (24.24%) C++
8 8 (24.24%) User Experience
9 7 (21.21%) Financial Institution
9 7 (21.21%) QA
9 7 (21.21%) Use Case
9 7 (21.21%) Kanban
10 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 6 (18.18%) UNIX
10 6 (18.18%) Windows
10 6 (18.18%) HTML
10 6 (18.18%) Oracle
10 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
11 5 (15.15%) HTML5
11 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
11 5 (15.15%) PHP
11 5 (15.15%) Ruby
11 5 (15.15%) Visualisation
11 5 (15.15%) Open Source
11 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
12 4 (12.12%) Project Management

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JUnit
1 3 (9.09%) Selenium
1 3 (9.09%) JBehave
1 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Business Analyst
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Test Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) QA Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Applications Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Graduate
7 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Junior Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Junior
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) HTML
2 5 (15.15%) HTML5
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) User Experience
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) Visualisation
3 5 (15.15%) Open Source
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) Statistics
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) UNIX
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) Scrum
3 11 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 11 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (30.30%) Coaching
5 7 (21.21%) Kanban
5 7 (21.21%) Use Case
6 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
9 3 (9.09%) RUP
9 3 (9.09%) DSDM
9 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
10 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 2 (6.06%) TDD
10 2 (6.06%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) C++
3 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) PHP
3 5 (15.15%) Ruby
4 4 (12.12%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
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