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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 25 44 64
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +20
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 46 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 8.35% 4.11% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.35% 4.61% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 1
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
492 477 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.29% 89.16% 82.66%
Number of salaries quoted 330 454 369
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,760 £60,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 90 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (98.89%) Scrum
3 55 (61.11%) BDD
4 52 (57.78%) Software Engineering
5 49 (54.44%) Mentoring
6 46 (51.11%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (48.89%) Retail
8 39 (43.33%) TDD
9 38 (42.22%) SDLC
10 36 (40.00%) Web Services
11 33 (36.67%) Java
12 29 (32.22%) E-Commerce
13 27 (30.00%) OOD
13 27 (30.00%) OOP
13 27 (30.00%) MVC
13 27 (30.00%) Spring
13 27 (30.00%) Spring MVC
14 26 (28.89%) OO
15 25 (27.78%) J2EE
15 25 (27.78%) MySQL
15 25 (27.78%) JSON
15 25 (27.78%) REST
16 24 (26.67%) Apache Hive
16 24 (26.67%) JUnit
17 22 (24.44%) SQL
17 22 (24.44%) Git (software)
18 21 (23.33%) C#
18 21 (23.33%) Procedural Programming
19 20 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (22.22%) Linux

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Cloud Services
1 20 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) MySQL
2 24 (26.67%) Apache Hive
3 12 (13.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (26.67%) JUnit
2 22 (24.44%) Git (software)
3 16 (17.78%) Artifactory
3 16 (17.78%) GitLab
3 16 (17.78%) Jenkins
3 16 (17.78%) Vagrant
General
1 44 (48.89%) Retail
2 2 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (57.78%) Software Engineer
2 31 (34.44%) Analyst
2 31 (34.44%) Business Analyst
3 26 (28.89%) Senior Software Engineer
4 20 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 18 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 18 (20.00%) Java Engineer
6 17 (18.89%) C# Software Engineer
6 17 (18.89%) Java Software Engineer
7 16 (17.78%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 16 (17.78%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) Developer
9 2 (2.22%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.22%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.22%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (2.22%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 1 (1.11%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (40.00%) Web Services
2 27 (30.00%) Spring
2 27 (30.00%) Spring MVC
3 25 (27.78%) J2EE
3 25 (27.78%) JSON
3 25 (27.78%) REST
4 12 (13.33%) .NET
5 1 (1.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.22%) Linux
2 12 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (1.11%) Android
3 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (98.89%) Scrum
3 55 (61.11%) BDD
4 52 (57.78%) Software Engineering
5 49 (54.44%) Mentoring
6 46 (51.11%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (43.33%) TDD
8 38 (42.22%) SDLC
9 29 (32.22%) E-Commerce
10 27 (30.00%) MVC
10 27 (30.00%) OOD
10 27 (30.00%) OOP
11 26 (28.89%) OO
12 21 (23.33%) Procedural Programming
13 20 (22.22%) DevOps
13 20 (22.22%) Release Management
14 11 (12.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (7.78%) Business Analysis
16 4 (4.44%) Software Delivery
17 1 (1.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (36.67%) Java
2 22 (24.44%) SQL
3 21 (23.33%) C#
4 5 (5.56%) COBOL
Systems Management
1 16 (17.78%) Ansible
1 16 (17.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) Google
2 8 (8.89%) hybris
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