The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 42 51 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 16 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.91% 0.47% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 0.63% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 3
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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 Devon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
349 318 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 85.33% 74.65% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 267 262 131
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

User Stories
Salary Trend in Devon

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Devon

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Devon

User Stories
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exmouth - 14 £30,000 - 1
Exeter -12 1 £38,500 -14.44%
Barnstaple - 1 £35,000 -
User Stories
South West

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 17 (94.44%) C#
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 16 (88.89%) QA
2 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 16 (88.89%) Test Automation
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Procedural Programming
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.56%) Ninject
5 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) Spring

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Analyst
1 16 (88.89%) Test Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) JSON
2 2 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) Ninject
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Test Automation
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) OOD
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Procedural Programming
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) HP
Exmouth, Devon
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