The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 119 142 134
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 15 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.74% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.35% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 10
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
User Stories
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1736 2024 1908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 86.11% 84.72% 83.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1454 1753 1563
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +1 6 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £55,000 -
Hertford - 2 £42,500 - 1
St Albans - 2 £37,500 -
Watford - 2 £45,000 -
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
4 7 (29.17%) Wireframes
5 6 (25.00%) C#
5 6 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) XML
7 4 (16.67%) XSL
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) IIS
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) Java
7 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.67%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) Ajax
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
7 4 (16.67%) Web Development
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Selenium
7 4 (16.67%) WPF
7 4 (16.67%) Virtual Team
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Retail

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Business Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) WPF Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Product Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Software Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Software Development Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) Ajax
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) WPF
2 4 (16.67%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) XSL
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
4 7 (29.17%) Wireframes
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) MVC
7 2 (8.33%) Product Management
7 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago