The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
User Stories
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
128 94 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 87.07% 78.99% 64.10%
Number of salaries quoted 108 76 46
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,050 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

User Stories
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management