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 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 18 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 3.19% 4.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 5.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £58,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
82 105 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 87.23% 80.15% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 37 74 54
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
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 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 30 June 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) FitNesse
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 3 (42.86%) Product Management
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Confluence
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) IIBA
4 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Velocity
4 2 (28.57%) PMI
4 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 (42.86%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) FitNesse
1 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) PMI
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Product Management
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) IIBA
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA