The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 62 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 11 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.52% - 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 3
Average salary £48,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
User Stories
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
598 629 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 82.71% 79.42% 86.92%
Number of salaries quoted 493 506 395
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

User Stories
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Coventry

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Coventry

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) SOA
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (40.00%) J2EE
4 6 (40.00%) JUnit
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Unix
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) Maven
5 5 (33.33%) REST
5 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (33.33%) People Management
5 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (33.33%) Retail
5 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (33.33%) EJB
5 5 (33.33%) JMS
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) JBoss
6 4 (26.67%) Kanban

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (26.67%) JBoss
3 2 (13.33%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JUnit
2 5 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Senior Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (20.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Java Engineer
6 3 (20.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 3 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior J2EE Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) J2EE
3 5 (33.33%) EJB
3 5 (33.33%) JMS
3 5 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (20.00%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) LINQ
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) Struts
4 3 (20.00%) WCF
4 3 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (20.00%) RIA
3 1 (6.67%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 8 (53.33%) SOA
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
5 5 (33.33%) People Management
6 4 (26.67%) Kanban
6 4 (26.67%) SDLC
7 3 (20.00%) BDD
7 3 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) MCSD
1 3 (20.00%) MCTS
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft