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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 193 206 254
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +48
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 59 102 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 1.05% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.20% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 53 83 66
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £80,000
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
5439 8476 10205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.97% 87.46% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4959 7249 8460
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 August 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 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 City of London region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 98 (69.01%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (31.69%) Scrum
3 40 (28.17%) QA
4 35 (24.65%) Business Analysis
5 34 (23.94%) Finance
6 33 (23.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 30 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (19.01%) Wireframes
9 26 (18.31%) SDLC
10 25 (17.61%) Waterfall
10 25 (17.61%) BDD
10 25 (17.61%) SQL
11 24 (16.90%) UML
12 23 (16.20%) HTML
12 23 (16.20%) Microsoft
12 23 (16.20%) User Experience
13 22 (15.49%) JavaScript
13 22 (15.49%) Use Case
14 21 (14.79%) E-Commerce
15 19 (13.38%) CSS
15 19 (13.38%) JIRA
15 19 (13.38%) Analytics
16 18 (12.68%) Selenium
17 17 (11.97%) TDD
17 17 (11.97%) Java
18 16 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (11.27%) Banking
18 16 (11.27%) Degree
19 14 (9.86%) Automated Testing
19 14 (9.86%) Prototyping

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 (4.93%) CMS
2 4 (2.82%) Confluence
3 3 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (0.70%) Drupal
5 1 (0.70%) ejabberd
5 1 (0.70%) IIS
5 1 (0.70%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.93%) MS Office
2 6 (4.23%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.11%) SaaS
3 2 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.23%) Internet
2 3 (2.11%) HTTP
3 2 (1.41%) DNS
3 2 (1.41%) SSL
4 1 (0.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.15%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (7.75%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.11%) MySQL
4 3 (2.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.41%) Redis
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.70%) QlikView
6 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (13.38%) JIRA
2 18 (12.68%) Selenium
3 11 (7.75%) Jenkins
4 10 (7.04%) Cucumber
5 9 (6.34%) WebDriver
6 8 (5.63%) Git (software)
6 8 (5.63%) WATIR
7 6 (4.23%) JMeter
8 5 (3.52%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.82%) LoadRunner
10 3 (2.11%) HP UFT
10 3 (2.11%) NUnit
10 3 (2.11%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.41%) Appium
11 2 (1.41%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.41%) JUnit
11 2 (1.41%) Maven
11 2 (1.41%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.41%) Zephyr
General
1 34 (23.94%) Finance
2 16 (11.27%) Banking
3 9 (6.34%) Legal
4 7 (4.93%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.93%) Marketing
5 5 (3.52%) Games
5 5 (3.52%) Law
6 4 (2.82%) Back Office
7 2 (1.41%) Advertising
7 2 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.41%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.70%) Automotive
8 1 (0.70%) French Language
8 1 (0.70%) German Language
8 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.70%) Retail
8 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 74 (52.11%) Analyst
1 74 (52.11%) Business Analyst
2 19 (13.38%) Digital Business Analyst
3 17 (11.97%) Digital Analyst
4 11 (7.75%) Designer
4 11 (7.75%) UML Analyst
4 11 (7.75%) UML Business Analyst
4 11 (7.75%) UX Designer
5 9 (6.34%) Agile Business Analyst
5 9 (6.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 9 (6.34%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 9 (6.34%) Data Business Analyst
5 9 (6.34%) Developer
5 9 (6.34%) IT Business Analyst
5 9 (6.34%) SQL Analyst
5 9 (6.34%) Test Engineer
6 8 (5.63%) SQL Data Analyst
7 7 (4.93%) Business IT Analyst
7 7 (4.93%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 7 (4.93%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.20%) HTML
2 19 (13.38%) CSS
3 13 (9.15%) .NET
4 11 (7.75%) Flash
5 8 (5.63%) MDX
5 8 (5.63%) REST
6 6 (4.23%) Gherkin
6 6 (4.23%) HTML5
6 6 (4.23%) Web Services
7 5 (3.52%) Ajax
7 5 (3.52%) Node.js
7 5 (3.52%) SOAP
8 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (2.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 3 (2.11%) Core Data
9 3 (2.11%) CSS3
9 3 (2.11%) LAMP
9 3 (2.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (16.20%) User Experience
3 11 (7.75%) Video on Demand
4 9 (6.34%) SWIFT
5 8 (5.63%) Fintech
6 7 (4.93%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.52%) iPad
8 4 (2.82%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.11%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.41%) 3D Printing
10 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.41%) Reinsurance
10 2 (1.41%) Replication
11 1 (0.70%) Equities
11 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.70%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.23%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.11%) Linux
3 2 (1.41%) Android
4 1 (0.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (69.01%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (31.69%) Scrum
3 35 (24.65%) Business Analysis
4 33 (23.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 27 (19.01%) Wireframes
6 26 (18.31%) SDLC
7 25 (17.61%) BDD
7 25 (17.61%) Waterfall
8 24 (16.90%) UML
9 22 (15.49%) Use Case
10 21 (14.79%) E-Commerce
11 19 (13.38%) Analytics
12 17 (11.97%) TDD
13 16 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (9.86%) Automated Testing
14 14 (9.86%) Prototyping
15 13 (9.15%) CRM
15 13 (9.15%) Kanban
15 13 (9.15%) Project Management
15 13 (9.15%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.61%) SQL
2 22 (15.49%) JavaScript
3 17 (11.97%) Java
4 10 (7.04%) C#
4 10 (7.04%) Ruby
5 5 (3.52%) Python
6 4 (2.82%) Apple Swift
6 4 (2.82%) Objective-C
6 4 (2.82%) PHP
6 4 (2.82%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.11%) Scala
8 2 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.41%) C++
8 2 (1.41%) Go
8 2 (1.41%) R
9 1 (0.70%) F#
9 1 (0.70%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 16 (11.27%) Degree
2 12 (8.45%) ISTQB
3 9 (6.34%) ISEB
4 6 (4.23%) MCSD
4 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (28.17%) QA
2 9 (6.34%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.41%) MiFID
3 2 (1.41%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.11%) Ansible
2 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (16.20%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.63%) Tableau
3 5 (3.52%) Rally
3 5 (3.52%) SAP
4 3 (2.11%) Guidewire
4 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle
6 1 (0.70%) Zend
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & 35 days holiday
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + Gain performance testing
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago