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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 75 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 8 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.88% 1.35% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.49% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 4
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £42,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%

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
805 1209 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.66% 90.90% 91.17%
Number of salaries quoted 487 740 650
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow 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 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 23 January 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Java
3 9 (39.13%) Finance
4 8 (34.78%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
5 7 (30.43%) QA
6 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
6 6 (26.09%) TDD
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) BDD
7 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
7 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
7 5 (21.74%) UML
7 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (17.39%) Data Integration
8 4 (17.39%) Selenium
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) C#
8 4 (17.39%) User Experience
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (17.39%) Prototyping
9 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
9 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
9 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (13.04%) Use Case
9 3 (13.04%) BPMN

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.35%) InDesign
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.70%) FitNesse
3 2 (8.70%) JBehave
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) MSTest
3 2 (8.70%) RSpec
3 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Product Owner
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) QA Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Design Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior UX Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Data Integration
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Wiki
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Scrum
3 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) BDD
4 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
5 5 (21.74%) UML
5 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) Prototyping
7 3 (13.04%) BPMN
7 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
7 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Clojure
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle