The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 183 193 249
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +56
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 60 98 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.00% 1.13% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.29% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 52 83 56
Median salary £56,250 £57,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £43,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
User Stories
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5326 7592 9576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.15% 87.38% 84.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4861 6540 7980
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

User Stories
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

User Stories Salary Trend in the City of London

User Stories
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in the City of London

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 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 City of London region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 92 (68.66%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (34.33%) Scrum
3 35 (26.12%) QA
4 31 (23.13%) Business Analysis
5 28 (20.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 28 (20.90%) Finance
6 26 (19.40%) Wireframes
7 25 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (17.91%) Use Case
9 23 (17.16%) Analytics
10 22 (16.42%) HTML
10 22 (16.42%) JavaScript
10 22 (16.42%) SQL
11 21 (15.67%) User Experience
12 20 (14.93%) Waterfall
12 20 (14.93%) UML
13 19 (14.18%) E-Commerce
13 19 (14.18%) BDD
14 17 (12.69%) CSS
14 17 (12.69%) Degree
15 16 (11.94%) Java
15 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
15 16 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (11.94%) SDLC
16 15 (11.19%) Web Analytics
16 15 (11.19%) Kanban
17 14 (10.45%) Selenium
17 14 (10.45%) JIRA
17 14 (10.45%) TDD
18 13 (9.70%) Workflow

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (5.22%) CMS
2 4 (2.99%) Confluence
3 2 (1.49%) Apache
3 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.75%) Drupal
4 1 (0.75%) ejabberd
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (5.22%) SaaS
2 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.97%) Internet
2 3 (2.24%) HTTP
2 3 (2.24%) SSL
3 2 (1.49%) DNS
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.97%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.48%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.73%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.24%) MySQL
6 3 (2.24%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.49%) Redis
8 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.75%) QlikView
8 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (10.45%) JIRA
1 14 (10.45%) Selenium
2 11 (8.21%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.97%) Cucumber
4 7 (5.22%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.73%) LoadRunner
5 5 (3.73%) Maven
5 5 (3.73%) WATIR
6 4 (2.99%) HP UFT
6 4 (2.99%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.24%) Ant
7 3 (2.24%) Gradle
7 3 (2.24%) NUnit
7 3 (2.24%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.49%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.49%) JMeter
8 2 (1.49%) JUnit
8 2 (1.49%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.75%) TestComplete
General
1 28 (20.90%) Finance
2 12 (8.96%) Banking
3 7 (5.22%) Investment Banking
3 7 (5.22%) Legal
4 6 (4.48%) Marketing
5 5 (3.73%) Back Office
5 5 (3.73%) Games
6 4 (2.99%) Law
7 3 (2.24%) Retail
8 2 (1.49%) Advertising
8 2 (1.49%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.49%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.75%) French Language
9 1 (0.75%) Front Office
9 1 (0.75%) German Language
9 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (49.25%) Business Analyst
2 65 (48.51%) Analyst
3 19 (14.18%) Digital Business Analyst
4 18 (13.43%) Digital Analyst
5 12 (8.96%) Developer
6 11 (8.21%) Designer
6 11 (8.21%) UML Analyst
6 11 (8.21%) UML Business Analyst
6 11 (8.21%) UX Designer
7 9 (6.72%) Data Business Analyst
7 9 (6.72%) IT Business Analyst
8 8 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 8 (5.97%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (5.97%) SQL Data Analyst
9 7 (5.22%) Business IT Analyst
9 7 (5.22%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 7 (5.22%) IT Analyst
9 7 (5.22%) Senior Business Analyst
10 6 (4.48%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.42%) HTML
2 17 (12.69%) CSS
3 13 (9.70%) .NET
4 11 (8.21%) Flash
5 9 (6.72%) SOAP
6 8 (5.97%) MDX
6 8 (5.97%) REST
7 7 (5.22%) Ajax
7 7 (5.22%) Node.js
8 6 (4.48%) Gherkin
8 6 (4.48%) HTML5
8 6 (4.48%) Web Services
9 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 4 (2.99%) Ext JS
10 4 (2.99%) mod_perl
10 4 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (2.99%) Symfony
11 3 (2.24%) CSS3
11 3 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (15.67%) User Experience
3 11 (8.21%) Video on Demand
4 7 (5.22%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.48%) Fintech
6 3 (2.24%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.49%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.49%) Replication
7 2 (1.49%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.75%) Derivative
8 1 (0.75%) Equities
8 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.75%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.48%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.99%) Unix
3 3 (2.24%) Linux
4 2 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (68.66%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (34.33%) Scrum
3 31 (23.13%) Business Analysis
4 28 (20.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 26 (19.40%) Wireframes
6 24 (17.91%) Use Case
7 23 (17.16%) Analytics
8 20 (14.93%) UML
8 20 (14.93%) Waterfall
9 19 (14.18%) BDD
9 19 (14.18%) E-Commerce
10 16 (11.94%) SDLC
10 16 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (11.19%) Kanban
11 15 (11.19%) Web Analytics
12 14 (10.45%) TDD
13 13 (9.70%) Automated Testing
13 13 (9.70%) Project Management
13 13 (9.70%) Workflow
14 12 (8.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.42%) JavaScript
1 22 (16.42%) SQL
2 16 (11.94%) Java
3 10 (7.46%) C#
4 6 (4.48%) Ruby
5 5 (3.73%) Python
5 5 (3.73%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.99%) Apple Swift
6 4 (2.99%) Objective-C
6 4 (2.99%) Perl
6 4 (2.99%) PHP
7 3 (2.24%) Scala
8 2 (1.49%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.49%) C++
8 2 (1.49%) Go
8 2 (1.49%) R
9 1 (0.75%) F#
9 1 (0.75%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 17 (12.69%) Degree
2 9 (6.72%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.48%) ISEB
3 6 (4.48%) MCSD
3 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (26.12%) QA
2 9 (6.72%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.49%) MiFID
4 1 (0.75%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) Ansible
2 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.97%) Tableau
3 3 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.49%) Guidewire
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle
5 1 (0.75%) Google
5 1 (0.75%) Rally
5 1 (0.75%) SAP
5 1 (0.75%) Zend
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