The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 103 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -0.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1218 1039 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.97% 84.75% 78.23%
Number of salaries quoted 804 649 615
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Stories
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
2 10 (34.48%) Use Case
3 8 (27.59%) MS Visio
3 8 (27.59%) UML
4 7 (24.14%) Workflow
5 6 (20.69%) Process Management
5 6 (20.69%) Migration
5 6 (20.69%) Content Management
5 6 (20.69%) Document Management
5 6 (20.69%) CRM
5 6 (20.69%) BPMN
5 6 (20.69%) Data Migration
5 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
6 5 (17.24%) JIRA
6 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Bugzilla
7 4 (13.79%) Finance
7 4 (13.79%) EPoS
7 4 (13.79%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) SQL
7 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (13.79%) SaaS
8 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) HTML
8 3 (10.34%) Perl
8 3 (10.34%) CSS
8 3 (10.34%) XML

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
2 2 (6.90%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Informix
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA
2 4 (13.79%) Bugzilla
2 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) FogBugz
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Analyst
2 21 (72.41%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Perl Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Web Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) QA Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
1 3 (10.34%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (6.90%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.79%) EPoS
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) UNIX
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
2 10 (34.48%) Use Case
3 8 (27.59%) UML
4 7 (24.14%) Workflow
5 6 (20.69%) Process Management
5 6 (20.69%) Migration
5 6 (20.69%) Content Management
5 6 (20.69%) Document Management
5 6 (20.69%) CRM
5 6 (20.69%) BPMN
5 6 (20.69%) Data Migration
6 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.34%) Scrum
8 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) VMware
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Salary: From £28,000 to £37,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 38 minutes ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus standard company benefits
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