The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 88 103 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.55% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
953 1032 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.00% 81.32% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 638 665 381
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

User Stories
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Glasgow

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Subversion
3 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Ant
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 5 (38.46%) JDBC
4 5 (38.46%) JSP
4 5 (38.46%) Servlets
4 5 (38.46%) Struts
4 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
4 5 (38.46%) Spring
4 5 (38.46%) Maven
5 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) Web Design
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) RESTful
6 3 (23.08%) R
6 3 (23.08%) Straight-Through Processing
6 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (23.08%) Data Analytics

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Subversion
2 5 (38.46%) Maven
2 5 (38.46%) Ant
2 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.69%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) JDBC
1 5 (38.46%) JSP
1 5 (38.46%) Servlets
1 5 (38.46%) Struts
1 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) RESTful
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Remoting
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Straight-Through Processing
4 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (23.08%) Data Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) V-Model
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 3 (23.08%) R
5 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Pega
2 1 (7.69%) Typemock
2 1 (7.69%) Red Gate