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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 105 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 6 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.47% 0.85% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.98% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £41,750 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +16.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1155 1221 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.74% 86.97% 83.85%
Number of salaries quoted 729 704 633
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 22 (91.67%) SQL
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Finance
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 12 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (45.83%) Data Analysis
6 9 (37.50%) QA
6 9 (37.50%) Java
7 8 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (33.33%) SDLC
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
8 7 (29.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (29.17%) ETL
8 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
8 7 (29.17%) C#
8 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
8 7 (29.17%) .NET
8 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
8 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
8 7 (29.17%) DTS
8 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 6 (25.00%) Perforce
9 6 (25.00%) Banking
10 5 (20.83%) Asset Management

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (4.17%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) DTS
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) FitNesse
2 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Hudson
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Ant
3 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Business Analyst
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) WPF Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) QA Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Design Leader
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
1 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) REST
4 3 (12.50%) SOAP
4 3 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) WPF
6 1 (4.17%) WebCenter
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
6 1 (4.17%) Struts
6 1 (4.17%) CSS3
6 1 (4.17%) HTML
6 1 (4.17%) Spring
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) JSON
6 1 (4.17%) CSS
6 1 (4.17%) JDBC
6 1 (4.17%) JSP
6 1 (4.17%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) AS400
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Scrum
3 11 (45.83%) Data Analysis
4 8 (33.33%) SDLC
5 7 (29.17%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
5 7 (29.17%) ETL
5 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.83%) OO
6 5 (20.83%) Asset Management
7 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.50%) BDD
8 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.33%) Test Planning
8 2 (8.33%) Investment Management
8 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.33%) Validation
8 2 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) RPG
5 2 (8.33%) COBOL
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Perforce
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) Sybase
4 2 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) FatWire
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago