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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 88 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 16 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.26% 0.53% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.61% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
1125 1150 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.86% 86.60% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 717 740 649
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Glasgow

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 24 (92.31%) SQL
2 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 13 (50.00%) Finance
5 11 (42.31%) Java
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle
6 9 (34.62%) QA
7 8 (30.77%) SDLC
7 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
7 8 (30.77%) Scrum
7 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (26.92%) C#
8 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
8 7 (26.92%) .NET
8 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
8 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
8 7 (26.92%) DTS
8 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) ETL
8 7 (26.92%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
8 7 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (23.08%) Eclipse
9 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
1 7 (26.92%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) DTS
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Subversion
1 6 (23.08%) Maven
1 6 (23.08%) Ant
1 6 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) FitNesse
3 2 (7.69%) Hudson
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) HP UFT
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) WPF Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
1 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
2 6 (23.08%) JDBC
2 6 (23.08%) JSP
2 6 (23.08%) Servlets
2 6 (23.08%) Spring
2 6 (23.08%) Struts
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) WPF
5 1 (3.85%) WebCenter
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) SOAP
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) AS400
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 8 (30.77%) Scrum
2 8 (30.77%) SDLC
3 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
3 7 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) ETL
3 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
5 5 (19.23%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
7 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
7 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 7 (26.92%) C#
4 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) COBOL
5 2 (7.69%) RPG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) Perforce
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Sybase
5 1 (3.85%) FatWire
5 1 (3.85%) Pega