The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.42% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
User Stories
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
299 187 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 84.94% 78.57% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 249 162 220
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 Ipswich

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

User Stories
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Ipswich

User Stories
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) DSDM
3 4 (40.00%) Kanban
3 4 (40.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) Use Case
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) FATCA
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) ISEB
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) UML Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) DSDM
3 4 (40.00%) Kanban
3 4 (40.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) Use Case
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) FATCA