The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 46 38 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +22
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 28 45 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.31% 6.38% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.70% 7.03% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 18
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £37,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,700 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.67% +5.29%
User Stories
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
491 640 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 93.17% 90.78% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 312 542 618
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton 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 Northampton

User Stories
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Northampton

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Northampton region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (72.73%) Scrum
2 32 (72.73%) BDD
3 31 (70.45%) TDD
4 27 (61.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (47.73%) SQL
6 16 (36.36%) JUnit
6 16 (36.36%) OOP
6 16 (36.36%) OO
6 16 (36.36%) Java
7 15 (34.09%) Retail
7 15 (34.09%) Spring
7 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (34.09%) JSON
7 15 (34.09%) Spring MVC
7 15 (34.09%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (34.09%) Web Services
7 15 (34.09%) J2EE
7 15 (34.09%) MySQL
7 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
7 15 (34.09%) OOD
7 15 (34.09%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
7 15 (34.09%) MVC
7 15 (34.09%) REST
7 15 (34.09%) Tableau
8 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
9 11 (25.00%) Google
10 10 (22.73%) Analytics
10 10 (22.73%) BigQuery

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 10 (22.73%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) SPSS
2 3 (6.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (34.09%) MySQL
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (22.73%) BigQuery
3 9 (20.45%) Apache Hive
4 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) JUnit
2 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.91%) Cucumber
3 7 (15.91%) FitNesse
3 7 (15.91%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) JMeter
4 1 (2.27%) NUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.27%) TestNG
4 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (34.09%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 15 (34.09%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Business Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Senior Business Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (13.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Business Developer
5 5 (11.36%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Designer
6 3 (6.82%) UI Designer
6 3 (6.82%) UI/UX Designer
6 3 (6.82%) UX Designer
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) J2EE
1 15 (34.09%) JSON
1 15 (34.09%) REST
1 15 (34.09%) Spring
1 15 (34.09%) Spring MVC
1 15 (34.09%) Web Services
2 8 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) User Experience
2 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (72.73%) BDD
2 32 (72.73%) Scrum
3 31 (70.45%) TDD
4 27 (61.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (36.36%) OO
5 16 (36.36%) OOP
6 15 (34.09%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (34.09%) MVC
6 15 (34.09%) OOD
7 10 (22.73%) Analytics
7 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (22.73%) SDLC
8 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
8 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
9 8 (18.18%) Business Analysis
9 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
9 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
9 8 (18.18%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) SQL
2 16 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) C
3 3 (6.82%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
1 15 (34.09%) Tableau
2 11 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (4.55%) hybris
4 1 (2.27%) TOWER Software