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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 53 96 95
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 38 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.51% 0.16% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 0.18% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 7
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £39,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%

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
991 1139 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.51% 91.49% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 628 770 790
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 23 January 2017.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) Finance
3 16 (33.33%) Selenium
4 14 (29.17%) User Experience
4 14 (29.17%) UML
5 13 (27.08%) C#
6 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 12 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 12 (25.00%) Wireframes
7 11 (22.92%) Degree
7 11 (22.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 11 (22.92%) Axure RP
7 11 (22.92%) WebDriver
7 11 (22.92%) Scrum
8 10 (20.83%) Adobe
8 10 (20.83%) .NET
8 10 (20.83%) Infrastructure Management
8 10 (20.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
8 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
8 10 (20.83%) Human Factors
8 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (20.83%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 10 (20.83%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
9 8 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (16.67%) MSTest
9 8 (16.67%) SpecFlow
9 8 (16.67%) Gherkin

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 1 (2.08%) Confluence
1 1 (2.08%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Selenium
2 11 (22.92%) Axure RP
2 11 (22.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 11 (22.92%) WebDriver
3 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (16.67%) MSTest
4 8 (16.67%) NUnit
4 8 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 8 (16.67%) Subversion
4 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.25%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) Hudson
6 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (47.92%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) Designer
3 12 (25.00%) UX Designer
4 11 (22.92%) Senior Designer
4 11 (22.92%) Senior UX Designer
5 10 (20.83%) Test Engineer
6 8 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) QA Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) QA Test Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Software Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) .NET
2 8 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.08%) Apache CXF
3 1 (2.08%) CGI
3 1 (2.08%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) JPA
3 1 (2.08%) JSF
3 1 (2.08%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) User Experience
2 7 (14.58%) EPoS
3 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) UML
3 12 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 12 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 11 (22.92%) Scrum
5 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
5 10 (20.83%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 10 (20.83%) Human Factors
5 10 (20.83%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (20.83%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
6 8 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 8 (16.67%) OO
6 8 (16.67%) OOP
7 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.42%) B2B
8 5 (10.42%) SDLC
9 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) C#
2 3 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) Adobe
3 2 (4.17%) HP
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
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