The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 242 296 320
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +24
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 1286 1070 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.39% 1.07% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.24% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 872 917
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
User Stories
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81174 86024 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.93% 86.29% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68372 70684 76799
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
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 England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

User Stories
Salary Trend in England

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

User Stories Salary Trend in England

User Stories
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in England

User Stories
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +52 640 £55,000 - 77
South East +14 271 £50,000 - 20
South West +99 113 £42,500 +11.84% 8
East of England +61 91 £42,500 -2.85% 9
West Midlands +30 70 £42,500 -5.55% 15
East Midlands -18 45 £37,500 -7.24% 1
North West +1 28 £33,750 -15.62% 11
Yorkshire -35 27 £47,250 +18.12% 9
Midlands +8 1 £45,000 - 2
North East -3 1 £40,000 +23.07% 3
User Stories
UK

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 England region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 2058 (84.31%) Agile Software Development
2 871 (35.68%) Scrum
3 492 (20.16%) Finance
4 471 (19.30%) SQL
5 452 (18.52%) Business Analysis
6 437 (17.90%) QA
7 418 (17.12%) TDD
8 411 (16.84%) User Experience
9 382 (15.65%) SDLC
10 380 (15.57%) Degree
11 374 (15.32%) C#
12 371 (15.20%) JIRA
13 363 (14.87%) Java
14 361 (14.79%) HTML
15 347 (14.22%) BDD
16 338 (13.85%) JavaScript
17 324 (13.27%) E-Commerce
18 321 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
19 318 (13.03%) Microsoft
20 317 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
21 306 (12.54%) Software Engineering
22 286 (11.72%) .NET
23 282 (11.55%) CSS
24 273 (11.18%) Use Case
25 269 (11.02%) Waterfall
26 258 (10.57%) OO
27 253 (10.36%) Project Management
28 244 (10.00%) Retail
28 244 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
28 244 (10.00%) Wireframes

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 104 (4.26%) Confluence
2 75 (3.07%) Node.js
3 62 (2.54%) CMS
4 33 (1.35%) IIS
5 31 (1.27%) Tomcat
6 27 (1.11%) JBoss
7 23 (0.94%) Apache Pig
8 22 (0.90%) Drupal
9 19 (0.78%) WebSphere
10 18 (0.74%) Apache
10 18 (0.74%) CICS
11 15 (0.61%) Apache Spark
12 13 (0.53%) SharePoint
12 13 (0.53%) WordPress
13 12 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
13 12 (0.49%) Umbraco
14 9 (0.37%) OpenStack
15 8 (0.33%) Apache ServiceMix
15 8 (0.33%) nginx
15 8 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 111 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 68 (2.79%) MS Visio
3 47 (1.93%) MS Office
4 41 (1.68%) Photoshop
5 24 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 19 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (0.61%) OmniGraffle
8 11 (0.45%) Mingle
9 7 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (0.20%) MS Project
11 3 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.12%) HipChat
12 1 (0.041%) Gliffy
12 1 (0.041%) InDesign
12 1 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.66%) Magento
3 10 (0.41%) VisionPLUS
4 8 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 7 (0.29%) SAP SD
6 6 (0.25%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.25%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.25%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.16%) BASE24
8 4 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.12%) Northgate Housing
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.12%) Radian6
9 3 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.082%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 79 (3.24%) SaaS
2 56 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (0.74%) Amazon S3
6 17 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
7 16 (0.66%) Force.com
7 16 (0.66%) IaaS
8 14 (0.57%) Google Play
9 13 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.41%) PaaS
11 8 (0.33%) Google Drive
12 7 (0.29%) GitHub
13 5 (0.20%) Basecamp
13 5 (0.20%) Trello
14 3 (0.12%) AdWords
14 3 (0.12%) Datadog
15 2 (0.082%) Amazon Kinesis
15 2 (0.082%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.082%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 40 (1.64%) Internet
2 38 (1.56%) HTTP
3 13 (0.53%) LAN
3 13 (0.53%) WAN
4 10 (0.41%) Intranet
5 8 (0.33%) IPv4
6 7 (0.29%) CTI
6 7 (0.29%) Firewall
6 7 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.25%) Skype
8 4 (0.16%) SNMP
9 3 (0.12%) Extranet
10 2 (0.082%) 3GPP
10 2 (0.082%) DNS
10 2 (0.082%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.082%) SSL
11 1 (0.041%) LDAP
11 1 (0.041%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (0.041%) SAN
11 1 (0.041%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 78 (3.20%) Big Data
3 64 (2.62%) MongoDB
4 60 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 57 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
6 54 (2.21%) MySQL
7 45 (1.84%) Hadoop
8 41 (1.68%) NoSQL
9 39 (1.60%) Apache Hive
10 32 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (0.98%) DB2
12 18 (0.74%) Neo4j
12 18 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (0.70%) Impala
13 17 (0.70%) Mahout
14 16 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (0.61%) Data Mining
16 14 (0.57%) Redis
17 13 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 371 (15.20%) JIRA
2 208 (8.52%) Selenium
3 176 (7.21%) Git (software)
4 162 (6.64%) Cucumber
5 134 (5.49%) Jenkins
6 127 (5.20%) JUnit
6 127 (5.20%) Visual Studio
7 119 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 110 (4.51%) NUnit
9 95 (3.89%) WebDriver
10 63 (2.58%) SoapUI
11 60 (2.46%) Rhino Mocks
12 51 (2.09%) Subversion
13 47 (1.93%) FitNesse
14 46 (1.88%) SpecFlow
15 45 (1.84%) Maven
16 40 (1.64%) Hudson
17 29 (1.19%) Vagrant
18 26 (1.07%) Axure RP
19 25 (1.02%) JMeter
General
1 492 (20.16%) Finance
2 244 (10.00%) Retail
3 138 (5.65%) Banking
3 138 (5.65%) Marketing
4 125 (5.12%) Telecoms
5 103 (4.22%) Games
6 52 (2.13%) Publishing
7 47 (1.93%) Law
8 41 (1.68%) Advertising
9 31 (1.27%) Billing
10 28 (1.15%) Back Office
11 20 (0.82%) Online Betting
12 18 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.70%) Legal
14 16 (0.66%) Investment Banking
15 15 (0.61%) Electronics
16 12 (0.49%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.20%) Automotive
18 5 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 981 (40.19%) Analyst
2 804 (32.94%) Business Analyst
3 500 (20.48%) Developer
4 202 (8.28%) Agile Business Analyst
5 195 (7.99%) C# Developer
6 169 (6.92%) Product Owner
7 146 (5.98%) Software Developer
8 144 (5.90%) Product Manager
9 111 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 105 (4.30%) Tester
11 104 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
12 102 (4.18%) C# Software Developer
13 96 (3.93%) Software Engineer
14 93 (3.81%) Senior Business Analyst
15 92 (3.77%) Scrum Master
15 92 (3.77%) Test Engineer
16 86 (3.52%) Test Analyst
17 84 (3.44%) Java Developer
18 76 (3.11%) Digital Business Analyst
19 75 (3.07%) Digital Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (14.79%) HTML
2 286 (11.72%) .NET
3 282 (11.55%) CSS
4 194 (7.95%) Web Services
5 182 (7.46%) HTML5
6 167 (6.84%) XML
7 131 (5.37%) REST
8 119 (4.88%) JSON
9 118 (4.83%) CSS3
10 113 (4.63%) Spring
11 91 (3.73%) ASP.NET
12 79 (3.24%) jQuery
13 72 (2.95%) AngularJS
14 68 (2.79%) RESTful
15 67 (2.74%) Ajax
16 64 (2.62%) .NET Framework
17 62 (2.54%) J2EE
18 61 (2.50%) SOAP
19 54 (2.21%) Hibernate
19 54 (2.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 411 (16.84%) User Experience
2 321 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
3 200 (8.19%) Computer Science
4 176 (7.21%) Mobile App
5 93 (3.81%) Mathematics
6 88 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 86 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
8 47 (1.93%) Client/Server
9 40 (1.64%) Fintech
10 39 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 37 (1.52%) Minimum Viable Product
12 35 (1.43%) Statistics
13 33 (1.35%) Visualisation
14 32 (1.31%) Mainframe
15 31 (1.27%) FMCG
16 26 (1.07%) Social Media
17 25 (1.02%) Algorithms
18 24 (0.98%) Reinsurance
19 23 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
20 21 (0.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 109 (4.47%) Apple iOS
2 105 (4.30%) Windows
3 104 (4.26%) Android
4 86 (3.52%) Unix
5 72 (2.95%) Linux
6 27 (1.11%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.33%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.20%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.20%) zOS
11 2 (0.082%) Solaris
12 1 (0.041%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2058 (84.31%) Agile Software Development
2 871 (35.68%) Scrum
3 452 (18.52%) Business Analysis
4 418 (17.12%) TDD
5 382 (15.65%) SDLC
6 347 (14.22%) BDD
7 324 (13.27%) E-Commerce
8 317 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 306 (12.54%) Software Engineering
10 273 (11.18%) Use Case
11 269 (11.02%) Waterfall
12 258 (10.57%) OO
13 253 (10.36%) Project Management
14 244 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
14 244 (10.00%) Wireframes
15 239 (9.79%) Kanban
16 225 (9.22%) Mentoring
17 222 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
18 198 (8.11%) Unit Testing
19 165 (6.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 471 (19.30%) SQL
2 374 (15.32%) C#
3 363 (14.87%) Java
4 338 (13.85%) JavaScript
5 116 (4.75%) Ruby
6 91 (3.73%) PHP
7 86 (3.52%) Python
8 76 (3.11%) C++
9 51 (2.09%) T-SQL
10 40 (1.64%) Groovy
11 37 (1.52%) COBOL
12 34 (1.39%) Scala
13 32 (1.31%) VB.NET
14 30 (1.23%) Bash Shell
15 28 (1.15%) C
16 24 (0.98%) Objective-C
17 20 (0.82%) PL/SQL
18 19 (0.78%) Clojure
18 19 (0.78%) R
18 19 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 380 (15.57%) Degree
2 143 (5.86%) ISEB
3 99 (4.06%) Security Cleared
4 85 (3.48%) ISTQB
5 41 (1.68%) SC Cleared
6 18 (0.74%) DV Cleared
6 18 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (0.45%) PhD
8 10 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 9 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (0.29%) CBAP
11 7 (0.29%) MCSD
12 6 (0.25%) APMP
13 5 (0.20%) IIBA
13 5 (0.20%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.16%) PMP
15 3 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
15 3 (0.12%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 437 (17.90%) QA
2 29 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.45%) SEPA
4 10 (0.41%) SDET
5 7 (0.29%) ISO20022
6 3 (0.12%) SLA
7 2 (0.082%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.041%) COREP
8 1 (0.041%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.041%) FINREP
System Software
1 25 (1.02%) VirtualBox
2 17 (0.70%) Docker
3 15 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.53%) HDFS
5 8 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (0.33%) KVM
6 1 (0.041%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.041%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 30 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.61%) Puppet
3 12 (0.49%) Ansible
4 10 (0.41%) Ambari
4 10 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
5 8 (0.33%) Kibana
6 7 (0.29%) Terraform
7 5 (0.20%) CA Service Virtualization
8 4 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.12%) HP Fortify
9 3 (0.12%) Nagios
10 2 (0.082%) vRealize
11 1 (0.041%) Control-M
11 1 (0.041%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 318 (13.03%) Microsoft
2 59 (2.42%) Oracle
3 52 (2.13%) Google
4 50 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
5 39 (1.60%) TOWER Software
6 37 (1.52%) hybris
7 35 (1.43%) SAP
8 24 (0.98%) Apple
9 22 (0.90%) Rally
10 20 (0.82%) Atlassian
11 19 (0.78%) VMware
12 18 (0.74%) Cognizant
13 17 (0.70%) HP
14 16 (0.66%) Red Hat
14 16 (0.66%) Tableau
15 15 (0.61%) Sitecore
16 13 (0.53%) Ab Initio
16 13 (0.53%) ATG
17 10 (0.41%) IBM
17 10 (0.41%) Informatica
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Yoh
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Which?
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48 - 58k + 12% pension, healthcare, 26days + more!
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago