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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 101 117 85
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -32
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 20 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.20% 1.38% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.54% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 23
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.13%
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
1482 1686 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.90% 89.78% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1454 1231
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 £62,500 £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 24 August 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Bristol

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bristol region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (39.34%) Scrum
3 16 (26.23%) QA
4 15 (24.59%) User Experience
4 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
4 15 (24.59%) Finance
5 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
6 12 (19.67%) SQL
6 12 (19.67%) Windows
6 12 (19.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (19.67%) Software Testing
6 12 (19.67%) Wireframes
7 11 (18.03%) Business Analysis
7 11 (18.03%) Manual Testing
8 10 (16.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (16.39%) CTI
8 10 (16.39%) XML
8 10 (16.39%) T-SQL
8 10 (16.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (14.75%) Usability Testing
9 9 (14.75%) SDLC
9 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (14.75%) ISEB
9 9 (14.75%) Automated Testing
10 8 (13.11%) Retail
11 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (11.48%) Functional Testing
11 7 (11.48%) Use Case
12 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (9.84%) Change Management

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 (1.64%) CMS
1 1 (1.64%) Confluence
1 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.92%) MS Office
1 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (67.21%) Analyst
2 23 (37.70%) Business Analyst
3 18 (29.51%) Test Analyst
4 15 (24.59%) Developer
5 14 (22.95%) SQL Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Software Analyst
6 11 (18.03%) Software Tester
6 11 (18.03%) Tester
7 10 (16.39%) Software Test Analyst
8 9 (14.75%) QA Analyst
8 9 (14.75%) QA Test Analyst
8 9 (14.75%) QA Tester
8 9 (14.75%) Software QA Tester
9 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
10 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Agile Business Analyst
11 3 (4.92%) Agile Test Analyst
11 3 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
12 2 (3.28%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) XML
2 6 (9.84%) .NET
3 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.28%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.64%) Ajax
5 1 (1.64%) RESTful
5 1 (1.64%) Velocity
5 1 (1.64%) WPF
5 1 (1.64%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) User Experience
2 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.28%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
2 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (39.34%) Scrum
3 12 (19.67%) Software Testing
3 12 (19.67%) Wireframes
4 11 (18.03%) Business Analysis
4 11 (18.03%) Manual Testing
5 9 (14.75%) Automated Testing
5 9 (14.75%) SDLC
5 9 (14.75%) Usability Testing
6 7 (11.48%) Functional Testing
6 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.48%) Use Case
7 6 (9.84%) Change Management
8 5 (8.20%) Investment Management
8 5 (8.20%) Regression Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
9 4 (6.56%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.92%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) SQL
2 10 (16.39%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.20%) C#
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) ISEB
2 5 (8.20%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.23%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) SAP
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
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