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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 86 89 97
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 11 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 1.02% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.16% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 15
Average salary £52,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.15% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £32,466 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1170 1212 1429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.21% 88.34% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 757 717 932
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) User Experience
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Presales
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Law
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) JIRA
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) BPMN
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
1 10 (71.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Testing Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.14%) CGI
1 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) CSS3
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
1 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) BPMN
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Presales
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) Document Management
6 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VB6
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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Salary: Salary: dependant on experience plus benefits and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago