The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 72 86 103
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 22 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.86% 1.10% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.21% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 3
Median salary £40,000 £47,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.34% +57.50%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
User Stories
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1078 1319 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.97% 90.40% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 623 852 852
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,722 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

User Stories
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Edinburgh

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) User Experience
4 10 (31.25%) Degree
5 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
5 9 (28.13%) Scrum
6 8 (25.00%) UML
6 8 (25.00%) Wireframes
7 7 (21.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 7 (21.88%) Axure RP
7 7 (21.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (21.88%) Adobe
7 7 (21.88%) Human Factors
8 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
9 5 (15.63%) Use Case
9 5 (15.63%) SDLC
9 5 (15.63%) Retail Banking
9 5 (15.63%) Content Management
9 5 (15.63%) Banking
9 5 (15.63%) Retail
9 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
10 4 (12.50%) TeamSite
10 4 (12.50%) B2B
10 4 (12.50%) CMS
11 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (9.38%) Workflow
11 3 (9.38%) JIRA
11 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Axure RP
1 7 (21.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Retail Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Analyst
2 16 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Designer
3 8 (25.00%) UX Designer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Designer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior UX Designer
5 6 (18.75%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Digital Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Banking Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Web Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Web Content Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Banking Business Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Integration Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Non-Functional Tester
9 1 (3.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) CSS
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.13%) CGI
2 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
2 1 (3.13%) CSS3
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) Java EE
2 1 (3.13%) JSON
2 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
2 1 (3.13%) PhoneGap
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) User Experience
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
2 9 (28.13%) Scrum
3 8 (25.00%) UML
3 8 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 7 (21.88%) Human Factors
4 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 5 (15.63%) Content Management
6 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
6 5 (15.63%) SDLC
6 5 (15.63%) Use Case
7 4 (12.50%) B2B
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Workflow
9 2 (6.25%) CRM
9 2 (6.25%) Presales
9 2 (6.25%) SEO
9 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) VB
2 1 (3.13%) VB6
2 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle