The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 13 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 3 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 5.88% 3.53% 8.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 3.95% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £60,000 £27,500 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+118.18% -52.99%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
User Stories
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 76 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 92.16% 89.41% 67.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 52
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

User Stories
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Harrow

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) JIRA
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (54.55%) Subversion
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
3 6 (54.55%) ETL
3 6 (54.55%) Toad
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
3 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (54.55%) JIRA Agile
4 5 (45.45%) Games
5 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Informix

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 3 (27.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Gliffy
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Exadata
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (36.36%) Big Data
2 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
2 4 (36.36%) Informix
2 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
2 6 (54.55%) JIRA Agile
2 6 (54.55%) Subversion
2 6 (54.55%) Toad
3 4 (36.36%) Checkstyle
3 4 (36.36%) FindBugs
3 4 (36.36%) JUnit
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (45.45%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Business Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Requirements Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (9.09%) Business Requirements Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Documentation Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
4 1 (9.09%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 6 (54.55%) ETL
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Big Data Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Data Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) C++
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
1 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) IIBA
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft