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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 59 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.43% 1.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 2.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
346 173 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 74.73% 67.05% 70.83%
Number of salaries quoted 294 138 200
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 18 September 2014. 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
Exeter -9 2 £45,000 +30.43%
User Stories
South West

User Stories
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft