The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 82 93 105
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 18 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.64% 0.87% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.00% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 5
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
User Stories
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
985 897 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.87% 86.25% 87.98%
Number of salaries quoted 861 803 857
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

User Stories
Salary Trend in Kent

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Kent

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Kent

User Stories
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling - 7 £62,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -2 4 £33,750 -22.85%
Stansted - 3 £22,500 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Scrum
3 11 (42.31%) Business Analysis
4 10 (38.46%) SDLC
5 8 (30.77%) UML
6 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) Coaching
6 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (19.23%) Use Case
7 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (19.23%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) ISEB
8 4 (15.38%) DSDM
8 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
9 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
9 3 (11.54%) Workflow
9 3 (11.54%) Kanban
9 3 (11.54%) BPMN
9 3 (11.54%) Market Research
9 3 (11.54%) Degree
9 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
9 3 (11.54%) QA
10 2 (7.69%) Banking
10 2 (7.69%) Product Management
10 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
10 2 (7.69%) Time Management

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum Master
4 4 (15.38%) Graduate
4 4 (15.38%) Product Owner
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Graduate Product Manager
5 3 (11.54%) IT Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Junior
5 3 (11.54%) Junior Product Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Product Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Product Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Scrum
3 11 (42.31%) Business Analysis
4 10 (38.46%) SDLC
5 8 (30.77%) UML
6 6 (23.08%) Coaching
7 5 (19.23%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (19.23%) Use Case
8 4 (15.38%) DSDM
8 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.54%) BPMN
9 3 (11.54%) Kanban
9 3 (11.54%) Market Research
9 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
9 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
9 3 (11.54%) Workflow
10 2 (7.69%) Product Management
10 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
10 2 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C#
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
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Kent
Outset UK
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