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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 218 284 321
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +37
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 1299 1115 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.54% 1.11% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.27% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 887 907
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.67% +5.29%
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
74415 87909 91065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.09% 87.49% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 61823 73473 75466
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +53 560 £55,000 - 61
South East +4 227 £50,000 - 14
South West +84 129 £40,000 +8.10% 8
East of England +46 125 £45,000 - 11
Yorkshire +33 69 £40,000 -14.47% 9
North West +42 68 £42,500 -10.52% 10
East Midlands -6 53 £43,500 -3.33% 4
West Midlands +16 47 £40,000 - 11
North East +19 21 £39,375 +0.96% 2
User Stories
UK

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 2097 (82.24%) Agile Software Development
2 922 (36.16%) Scrum
3 522 (20.47%) Finance
4 484 (18.98%) Business Analysis
5 436 (17.10%) SQL
6 426 (16.71%) Java
7 397 (15.57%) QA
8 393 (15.41%) User Experience
9 369 (14.47%) TDD
10 360 (14.12%) JIRA
10 360 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
11 358 (14.04%) JavaScript
12 347 (13.61%) HTML
13 334 (13.10%) C#
14 332 (13.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 325 (12.75%) Degree
16 310 (12.16%) Use Case
17 299 (11.73%) BDD
17 299 (11.73%) Mentoring
18 298 (11.69%) .NET
19 296 (11.61%) Waterfall
20 275 (10.78%) E-Commerce
21 268 (10.51%) Project Management
21 268 (10.51%) SDLC
22 266 (10.43%) CSS
23 264 (10.35%) User Acceptance Testing
24 263 (10.31%) Kanban
25 242 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
26 225 (8.82%) Wireframes
27 222 (8.71%) Web Services

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
1 131 (5.14%) Confluence
2 46 (1.80%) Apache
3 45 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
4 42 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 40 (1.57%) CMS
6 39 (1.53%) Apache Pig
7 33 (1.29%) WebLogic
8 31 (1.22%) JBoss
9 25 (0.98%) WebSphere
10 14 (0.55%) WordPress
11 13 (0.51%) Drupal
12 12 (0.47%) Apache ServiceMix
13 11 (0.43%) SAS
14 10 (0.39%) Apache Spark
14 10 (0.39%) IIS
15 8 (0.31%) Tomcat
16 7 (0.27%) Apache Solr
16 7 (0.27%) OpenStack
17 6 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 93 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 76 (2.98%) MS Visio
3 47 (1.84%) MS Office
4 17 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.55%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.43%) MS Project
7 10 (0.39%) SPSS
8 7 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.12%) InVision
11 1 (0.039%) Autodesk Flame
11 1 (0.039%) Houdini
11 1 (0.039%) Maya
11 1 (0.039%) Mingle
11 1 (0.039%) NUKE
11 1 (0.039%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 35 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.31%) SAP CO
3 8 (0.31%) SAP FI
3 8 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (0.24%) Magento
5 5 (0.20%) OpenText MBPM
5 5 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.12%) Northgate Housing
8 2 (0.078%) Academy Housing
8 2 (0.078%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
8 2 (0.078%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.078%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.039%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.039%) SAP PS
9 1 (0.039%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 93 (3.65%) SaaS
2 59 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 18 (0.71%) Amazon S3
6 15 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
6 15 (0.59%) Google Play
7 14 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.43%) Google Analytics
8 11 (0.43%) Trello
9 9 (0.35%) PaaS
10 8 (0.31%) Google Drive
10 8 (0.31%) Lucidchart
11 7 (0.27%) IaaS
12 5 (0.20%) GitHub
13 4 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.16%) Google Container Engine
13 4 (0.16%) Office 365
14 3 (0.12%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 63 (2.47%) Internet
2 44 (1.73%) HTTP
3 40 (1.57%) HTTPS
4 31 (1.22%) SSL
5 27 (1.06%) TCP/IP
6 26 (1.02%) Firewall
7 16 (0.63%) Intranet
8 13 (0.51%) SNMP
9 11 (0.43%) FCoE
9 11 (0.43%) Skype
10 8 (0.31%) RFID
10 8 (0.31%) VLAN
11 6 (0.24%) IPv4
12 5 (0.20%) CTI
13 3 (0.12%) Broadband
13 3 (0.12%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.12%) VoIP
14 2 (0.078%) LAN
14 2 (0.078%) LTE
14 2 (0.078%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (8.12%) SQL Server
2 112 (4.39%) Big Data
3 97 (3.80%) NoSQL
4 94 (3.69%) MongoDB
5 93 (3.65%) MySQL
6 78 (3.06%) Hadoop
7 65 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (1.92%) Relational Database
8 49 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 48 (1.88%) Apache Hive
10 43 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 43 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
11 34 (1.33%) Redis
12 27 (1.06%) Data Mining
13 23 (0.90%) QlikView
14 18 (0.71%) Neo4j
15 17 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (0.59%) Riak
17 12 (0.47%) Impala
17 12 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 360 (14.12%) JIRA
2 212 (8.31%) Selenium
3 199 (7.80%) Git (software)
4 147 (5.76%) Cucumber
5 144 (5.65%) Jenkins
6 109 (4.27%) JUnit
7 96 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 81 (3.18%) WebDriver
9 71 (2.78%) Maven
9 71 (2.78%) SoapUI
10 56 (2.20%) Mockito
11 49 (1.92%) Subversion
12 47 (1.84%) SpecFlow
13 46 (1.80%) Visual Studio
14 40 (1.57%) Vagrant
15 39 (1.53%) Gradle
16 36 (1.41%) FitNesse
17 33 (1.29%) LoadRunner
17 33 (1.29%) TestNG
18 32 (1.25%) Ant
General
1 522 (20.47%) Finance
2 188 (7.37%) Retail
3 154 (6.04%) Banking
4 150 (5.88%) Marketing
5 116 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 86 (3.37%) Games
7 49 (1.92%) Back Office
8 43 (1.69%) Advertising
9 36 (1.41%) Front Office
10 35 (1.37%) Billing
10 35 (1.37%) Publishing
11 32 (1.25%) Legal
11 32 (1.25%) Manufacturing
12 30 (1.18%) Law
13 28 (1.10%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.71%) Investment Banking
15 15 (0.59%) Electronics
16 11 (0.43%) Local Government
17 10 (0.39%) Multimedia
18 9 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1165 (45.69%) Analyst
2 943 (36.98%) Business Analyst
3 486 (19.06%) Developer
4 233 (9.14%) Agile Business Analyst
5 198 (7.76%) Senior Analyst
6 190 (7.45%) Product Owner
7 159 (6.24%) Senior Business Analyst
8 156 (6.12%) Digital Analyst
9 141 (5.53%) Senior Developer
10 134 (5.25%) Digital Business Analyst
11 123 (4.82%) Product Manager
12 118 (4.63%) Java Developer
12 118 (4.63%) Test Analyst
13 96 (3.76%) Software Developer
14 88 (3.45%) C# Developer
15 82 (3.22%) Scrum Master
16 78 (3.06%) Software Engineer
17 77 (3.02%) .NET Developer
18 75 (2.94%) Tester
19 70 (2.75%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (13.61%) HTML
2 298 (11.69%) .NET
3 266 (10.43%) CSS
4 222 (8.71%) Web Services
5 165 (6.47%) XML
6 159 (6.24%) REST
7 131 (5.14%) HTML5
8 130 (5.10%) Spring
9 127 (4.98%) SOAP
10 121 (4.75%) JSON
11 93 (3.65%) Hibernate
11 93 (3.65%) RESTful
12 90 (3.53%) CSS3
13 80 (3.14%) AngularJS
13 80 (3.14%) ASP.NET
14 77 (3.02%) Node.js
15 76 (2.98%) J2EE
16 71 (2.78%) jQuery
17 66 (2.59%) .NET Framework
18 49 (1.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 393 (15.41%) User Experience
2 360 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
3 157 (6.16%) Computer Science
3 157 (6.16%) Mobile App
4 74 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 60 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
6 56 (2.20%) Visualisation
7 51 (2.00%) Fintech
8 28 (1.10%) Mathematics
8 28 (1.10%) Virtual Team
9 27 (1.06%) Client/Server
10 26 (1.02%) Minimum Viable Product
11 25 (0.98%) Statistics
12 22 (0.86%) Algorithms
13 21 (0.82%) iPhone
14 20 (0.78%) iPad
14 20 (0.78%) Online Banking
15 19 (0.75%) Artificial Intelligence
16 18 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 18 (0.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 144 (5.65%) Linux
2 126 (4.94%) Apple iOS
3 125 (4.90%) Android
4 103 (4.04%) Windows
5 55 (2.16%) Unix
6 14 (0.55%) Windows Phone
7 12 (0.47%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.27%) Solaris
9 7 (0.27%) VMS
10 5 (0.20%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.078%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.078%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.039%) CentOS
13 1 (0.039%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.039%) Debian
13 1 (0.039%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2097 (82.24%) Agile Software Development
2 922 (36.16%) Scrum
3 484 (18.98%) Business Analysis
4 369 (14.47%) TDD
5 332 (13.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 310 (12.16%) Use Case
7 299 (11.73%) BDD
7 299 (11.73%) Mentoring
8 296 (11.61%) Waterfall
9 275 (10.78%) E-Commerce
10 268 (10.51%) Project Management
10 268 (10.51%) SDLC
11 264 (10.35%) User Acceptance Testing
12 263 (10.31%) Kanban
13 242 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
14 225 (8.82%) Wireframes
15 219 (8.59%) Software Engineering
16 204 (8.00%) Analytics
17 198 (7.76%) OO
18 191 (7.49%) UML
Programming Languages
1 436 (17.10%) SQL
2 426 (16.71%) Java
3 358 (14.04%) JavaScript
4 334 (13.10%) C#
5 145 (5.69%) Python
6 126 (4.94%) PHP
7 109 (4.27%) C
8 103 (4.04%) C++
9 67 (2.63%) Bash Shell
10 62 (2.43%) T-SQL
11 60 (2.35%) Objective-C
12 56 (2.20%) Scala
13 49 (1.92%) Ruby
14 36 (1.41%) Perl
15 33 (1.29%) Groovy
16 31 (1.22%) PowerShell
17 27 (1.06%) Clojure
18 25 (0.98%) VB.NET
19 16 (0.63%) R
20 14 (0.55%) Korn
Qualifications
1 325 (12.75%) Degree
2 172 (6.75%) ISEB
3 135 (5.29%) Security Cleared
4 97 (3.80%) DV Cleared
5 94 (3.69%) ISTQB
6 49 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 24 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (0.75%) CCNA
8 19 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (0.75%) CISSP
8 19 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
8 19 (0.75%) GIAC
8 19 (0.75%) Linux+ Certification
8 19 (0.75%) MCSE
8 19 (0.75%) Network+ Certification
8 19 (0.75%) SANS
8 19 (0.75%) Security+ Certification
8 19 (0.75%) SSCP
9 18 (0.71%) SC Cleared
10 14 (0.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 397 (15.57%) QA
2 14 (0.55%) SDET
3 12 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.16%) SLA
5 3 (0.12%) MiFID
5 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.039%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.039%) COREP
6 1 (0.039%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.039%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.039%) EMIR
6 1 (0.039%) FATCA
6 1 (0.039%) FINREP
6 1 (0.039%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.039%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.039%) UCITS
6 1 (0.039%) WAI
6 1 (0.039%) WCAG
System Software
1 41 (1.61%) Docker
2 19 (0.75%) VirtualBox
2 19 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (0.43%) NFS
4 11 (0.43%) Samba
4 11 (0.43%) VMware ESX
5 8 (0.31%) vSphere
6 7 (0.27%) HDFS
7 6 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.24%) KVM
8 3 (0.12%) Firmware
9 1 (0.039%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (1.02%) Puppet
3 25 (0.98%) Ansible
4 13 (0.51%) Nagios
4 13 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.43%) Kibana
6 9 (0.35%) Salt
7 7 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
8 6 (0.24%) Ambari
9 4 (0.16%) logstash
10 3 (0.12%) Grafana
10 3 (0.12%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.12%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.039%) Control-M
11 1 (0.039%) HP Fortify
11 1 (0.039%) SELinux
11 1 (0.039%) vRealize
11 1 (0.039%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 210 (8.24%) Microsoft
2 94 (3.69%) Google
3 61 (2.39%) Atlassian
4 55 (2.16%) Oracle
5 42 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
6 35 (1.37%) SAP
7 30 (1.18%) Tableau
8 29 (1.14%) IBM
9 27 (1.06%) Apple
10 25 (0.98%) CA Agile Central
10 25 (0.98%) LexisNexis
11 24 (0.94%) VMware
12 21 (0.82%) HP
13 18 (0.71%) Red Hat
14 17 (0.67%) Cisco
15 15 (0.59%) hybris
16 14 (0.55%) Adobe
17 12 (0.47%) Infobright
18 11 (0.43%) EMC
18 11 (0.43%) NetApp
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Spring Technology
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: Comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Free Parking
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 + Attractive Bonuses
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Norfolk
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + 15% Bonus plus excellent benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £49000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
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Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
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