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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 81 86 107
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 16 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.52% 0.94% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.15% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 5
Median salary £46,250 £48,188 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.02% +7.08%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
936 780 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.89% 81.17% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 813 700 838
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £63,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 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 6 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
West Malling -6 9 £62,500 +16.27% 1
Stansted - 4 £40,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) Scrum
3 14 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (41.18%) SDLC
4 12 (35.29%) Coaching
5 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
7 7 (20.59%) Market Research
7 7 (20.59%) Degree
8 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
8 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (14.71%) Finance
10 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 4 (11.76%) Competitor Analysis
10 4 (11.76%) Marketing
11 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
11 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
11 3 (8.82%) .NET
12 2 (5.88%) Banking
12 2 (5.88%) C#
12 2 (5.88%) SQL
12 2 (5.88%) UML
12 2 (5.88%) DSDM
12 2 (5.88%) ISEB
12 2 (5.88%) Test Planning
12 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (5.88%) Defect Management
12 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
12 2 (5.88%) QA
12 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
1 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Scrum Master
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Business Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Product Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Software Product Manager
5 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce Scrum Master
5 3 (8.82%) Graduate
5 3 (8.82%) Graduate Product Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Junior
5 3 (8.82%) Junior Product Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Product Owner
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) Scrum
3 14 (41.18%) SDLC
4 12 (35.29%) Coaching
5 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
6 7 (20.59%) Market Research
7 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.76%) Competitor Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.88%) Defect Management
10 2 (5.88%) DSDM
10 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
10 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.88%) Test Planning
10 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
10 2 (5.88%) UML
11 1 (2.94%) Kanban
11 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) C#
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
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