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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
261 313 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 89.08% 80.26% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 224 258 285
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,950 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) QA Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) QA Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) QA Test Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) Automation Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Graduate
4 2 (28.57%) Graduate Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Graduate QA Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Graduate Test Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Junior
5 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Junior QA Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) QA Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP