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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
London / City of London
Rank 160 198 259
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +61
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 72 61 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.43% 0.95% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.07% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60 41 48
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%

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
4419 5680 8637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 87.96% 88.79% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4003 5094 7456
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, 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.

1 109 (83.21%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (41.22%) Scrum
3 32 (24.43%) Use Case
4 30 (22.90%) QA
5 28 (21.37%) Kanban
6 27 (20.61%) Finance
7 24 (18.32%) Automated Testing
8 23 (17.56%) E-Commerce
9 22 (16.79%) Java
10 20 (15.27%) TDD
10 20 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (15.27%) Selenium
10 20 (15.27%) Waterfall
10 20 (15.27%) BDD
11 19 (14.50%) JIRA
11 19 (14.50%) SQL
12 18 (13.74%) SOAP
13 17 (12.98%) Risk Management
14 16 (12.21%) Internet
14 16 (12.21%) Business Analysis
14 16 (12.21%) Cucumber
14 16 (12.21%) Analytics
14 16 (12.21%) User Experience
15 15 (11.45%) HTML
15 15 (11.45%) Perl
16 14 (10.69%) Mobile App
17 13 (9.92%) Web Analytics
17 13 (9.92%) Symfony
17 13 (9.92%) Ext JS
17 13 (9.92%) Information Security

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 11 (8.40%) Confluence
2 3 (2.29%) Apache
2 3 (2.29%) JBoss
3 1 (0.76%) CMS
3 1 (0.76%) Drupal
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.87%) SaaS
2 7 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.21%) Internet
2 7 (5.34%) SSL
3 2 (1.53%) HTTP
4 1 (0.76%) Firewall
4 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.34%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.53%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.53%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.53%) MySQL
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 20 (15.27%) Selenium
2 19 (14.50%) JIRA
3 16 (12.21%) Cucumber
4 10 (7.63%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.11%) Maven
6 6 (4.58%) JUnit
6 6 (4.58%) SoapUI
6 6 (4.58%) WebDriver
7 5 (3.82%) Ant
7 5 (3.82%) Gradle
8 4 (3.05%) LoadRunner
9 3 (2.29%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.29%) FishEye
9 3 (2.29%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.29%) FlexUnit
9 3 (2.29%) HP UFT
9 3 (2.29%) Hudson
9 3 (2.29%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (20.61%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Marketing
2 9 (6.87%) Retail
3 7 (5.34%) Banking
4 5 (3.82%) Back Office
4 5 (3.82%) Front Office
5 4 (3.05%) Automotive
6 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.29%) Publishing
7 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.53%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.76%) Billing
8 1 (0.76%) French Language
8 1 (0.76%) Games
8 1 (0.76%) German Language
8 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Law
8 1 (0.76%) Legal
8 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (45.80%) Analyst
2 54 (41.22%) Business Analyst
3 16 (12.21%) Digital Business Analyst
4 15 (11.45%) Developer
4 15 (11.45%) Digital Analyst
5 11 (8.40%) Agile Business Analyst
6 10 (7.63%) Product Manager
7 7 (5.34%) Chief Technical Officer
7 7 (5.34%) Lead Business Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Product Owner
8 6 (4.58%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 6 (4.58%) Technical Director
9 5 (3.82%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.82%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.05%) Business Analyst Team Leader
10 4 (3.05%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.05%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.74%) SOAP
2 15 (11.45%) HTML
3 13 (9.92%) Ext JS
3 13 (9.92%) mod_perl
3 13 (9.92%) Symfony
4 11 (8.40%) REST
4 11 (8.40%) Web Services
5 10 (7.63%) Ajax
6 8 (6.11%) CSS
6 8 (6.11%) RESTful
7 6 (4.58%) .NET
7 6 (4.58%) CSS3
7 6 (4.58%) HTML5
8 5 (3.82%) Guice
8 5 (3.82%) Node.js
9 3 (2.29%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.29%) Apache Flex
9 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 3 (2.29%) JavaFX
9 3 (2.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) User Experience
2 14 (10.69%) Mobile App
3 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.34%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.05%) Fintech
6 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.29%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.53%) Minimum Viable Product
7 2 (1.53%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.53%) Wiki
8 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.76%) PMI
8 1 (0.76%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.92%) Unix
2 7 (5.34%) Android
2 7 (5.34%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (83.21%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (41.22%) Scrum
3 32 (24.43%) Use Case
4 28 (21.37%) Kanban
5 24 (18.32%) Automated Testing
6 23 (17.56%) E-Commerce
7 20 (15.27%) BDD
7 20 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (15.27%) TDD
7 20 (15.27%) Waterfall
8 17 (12.98%) Risk Management
9 16 (12.21%) Analytics
9 16 (12.21%) Business Analysis
10 13 (9.92%) Information Security
10 13 (9.92%) Web Analytics
11 12 (9.16%) Test Automation
12 11 (8.40%) B2B
12 11 (8.40%) Microservices
12 11 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (7.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.79%) Java
2 19 (14.50%) SQL
3 15 (11.45%) Perl
4 11 (8.40%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.11%) C#
5 8 (6.11%) PHP
6 6 (4.58%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.29%) R
8 2 (1.53%) Go
9 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Degree
2 3 (2.29%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.53%) ISEB
4 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (22.90%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.76%) COREP
3 1 (0.76%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.76%) FINREP
3 1 (0.76%) IFRS
3 1 (0.76%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.76%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (2.29%) Adobe
1 3 (2.29%) Google
1 3 (2.29%) InterSystems
1 3 (2.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (1.53%) Atlassian
2 2 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-Frontiers
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,570 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong additional variable bonus based on KPIs
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong additional variable bonus based on KPIs
Posted: 21 days ago