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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 112 109 128
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 12 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.60% 1.00% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 4
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1630 1706 1487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.38% 85.04% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1356 1289
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Bristol

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (86.21%) Scrum
3 17 (58.62%) Java
4 10 (34.48%) C++
4 10 (34.48%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) Degree
4 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (31.03%) Coaching
5 9 (31.03%) QA
5 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
6 8 (27.59%) UNIX
6 8 (27.59%) Windows
6 8 (27.59%) Oracle
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
6 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
6 8 (27.59%) Kanban
6 8 (27.59%) User Experience
6 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (24.14%) Software Delivery
7 7 (24.14%) HTML
8 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 5 (17.24%) Ruby
9 5 (17.24%) Integration Testing
9 5 (17.24%) PHP
9 5 (17.24%) Financial Institution
9 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
9 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
9 5 (17.24%) Open Source
9 5 (17.24%) HTML5

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JUnit
1 4 (13.79%) Selenium
1 4 (13.79%) JBehave
1 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Test Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Business Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) QA Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Architect
5 5 (17.24%) Applications Architect
6 4 (13.79%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (10.34%) QA Automation Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Graduate
8 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Information Architect
9 1 (3.45%) Financial Business Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) HTML5
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) User Experience
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Open Source
3 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.45%) Statistics
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) UNIX
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (86.21%) Scrum
3 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (31.03%) Coaching
4 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
5 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
5 8 (27.59%) Kanban
6 7 (24.14%) Software Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
7 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
7 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.24%) Integration Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) Manual Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.34%) UML
10 2 (6.90%) RUP
10 2 (6.90%) DSDM
10 2 (6.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) C++
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 5 (17.24%) Ruby
5 4 (13.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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