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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 50 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.40% 0.28% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 0.33% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
237 304 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 82.87% 84.68% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 216 243 228
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,300 £54,125
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 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 29 April 2016. 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
Buckfastleigh - 4 £42,500 -
Torquay - 4 £42,500 -
User Stories
South West

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Blog
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Magento
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ERP

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blog
2 2 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) ATDD
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google