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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 44 33 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +38
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 19 47 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.49% 6.99% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 7.83% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 36 6
Median salary £37,500 £43,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +6.74%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.27% +3.52%
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
499 600 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.56% 89.29% 86.51%
Number of salaries quoted 346 532 531
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 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 1 July 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 56 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (74.60%) Scrum
3 38 (60.32%) BDD
4 34 (53.97%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (47.62%) Software Engineering
6 28 (44.44%) Web Services
6 28 (44.44%) TDD
6 28 (44.44%) SDLC
7 27 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 25 (39.68%) Retail
9 20 (31.75%) SQL
9 20 (31.75%) Git (software)
9 20 (31.75%) Mentoring
10 19 (30.16%) Wireframes
10 19 (30.16%) Java
11 18 (28.57%) JUnit
11 18 (28.57%) OOP
11 18 (28.57%) OO
11 18 (28.57%) OOD
11 18 (28.57%) MVC
11 18 (28.57%) JSON
11 18 (28.57%) Spring
11 18 (28.57%) Spring MVC
11 18 (28.57%) REST
12 17 (26.98%) MySQL
13 14 (22.22%) COBOL
14 12 (19.05%) .NET
14 12 (19.05%) J2EE
14 12 (19.05%) E-Commerce
15 11 (17.46%) Google

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:

Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.59%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) MySQL
2 10 (15.87%) MongoDB
3 9 (14.29%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Git (software)
2 18 (28.57%) JUnit
3 7 (11.11%) Artifactory
3 7 (11.11%) GitLab
3 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (39.68%) Retail
2 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Software Engineer
2 21 (33.33%) Analyst
2 21 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 16 (25.40%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (25.40%) Senior Business Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Agile Business Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Designer
7 7 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Java Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Automation Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (11.11%) UI Designer
7 7 (11.11%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (44.44%) Web Services
2 18 (28.57%) JSON
2 18 (28.57%) REST
2 18 (28.57%) Spring
2 18 (28.57%) Spring MVC
3 12 (19.05%) .NET
3 12 (19.05%) J2EE
4 1 (1.59%) CSS
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) User Experience
3 5 (7.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Unix
2 7 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (74.60%) Scrum
3 38 (60.32%) BDD
4 34 (53.97%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (47.62%) Software Engineering
6 28 (44.44%) SDLC
6 28 (44.44%) TDD
7 27 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (31.75%) Mentoring
9 19 (30.16%) Wireframes
10 18 (28.57%) MVC
10 18 (28.57%) OO
10 18 (28.57%) OOD
10 18 (28.57%) OOP
11 12 (19.05%) E-Commerce
12 11 (17.46%) Procedural Programming
13 10 (15.87%) Business Analysis
13 10 (15.87%) Translating Business Requirements
14 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) SQL
2 19 (30.16%) Java
3 14 (22.22%) COBOL
4 9 (14.29%) C
4 9 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Ansible
1 7 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Google
2 3 (4.76%) hybris