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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 16 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 5.00% 5.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 7.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £27,500 £58,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.99% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -
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
71 63 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 88.75% 64.95% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 49
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £92,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 March 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 6 (85.71%) Games
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
4 4 (57.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (57.14%) Velocity
4 4 (57.14%) Matrix Management
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
6 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
6 2 (28.57%) Use Case
6 2 (28.57%) Product Management
6 2 (28.57%) Open Source
6 2 (28.57%) IIBA
6 2 (28.57%) Confluence
6 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 2 (28.57%) PMI
6 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) Retail
6 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
7 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (14.29%) ISEB

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (85.71%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) PMI
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (57.14%) Matrix Management
4 4 (57.14%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Product Management
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Use Case
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
1 2 (28.57%) IIBA
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB