The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 49 35 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +38
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 20 52 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.24% 5.68% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 6.35% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 47 22
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
User Stories
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
544 819 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.17% 89.51% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 366 741 788
Median salary £40,000 £41,674 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.01% +4.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Northampton -6 18 £37,500 -16.66%
User Stories
East Midlands

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 33 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Scrum
3 16 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (37.50%) BDD
4 15 (37.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 14 (35.00%) Waterfall
5 14 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (35.00%) Business Analysis
5 14 (35.00%) Use Case
5 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2
6 13 (32.50%) Project Management
6 13 (32.50%) Wireframes
7 12 (30.00%) Project Governance
8 9 (22.50%) TDD
9 8 (20.00%) Retail
9 8 (20.00%) Google
10 7 (17.50%) JSON
10 7 (17.50%) Spring MVC
10 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (17.50%) Spring
10 7 (17.50%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (17.50%) MVC
10 7 (17.50%) OOD
10 7 (17.50%) Web Services
10 7 (17.50%) OOP
10 7 (17.50%) OO
10 7 (17.50%) J2EE
10 7 (17.50%) MySQL
10 7 (17.50%) JUnit
10 7 (17.50%) Photoshop

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (17.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.00%) SPSS
3 1 (2.50%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.00%) BigQuery
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) JUnit
2 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (20.00%) Retail
2 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Analyst
1 21 (52.50%) Business Analyst
2 20 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 20 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Designer
3 7 (17.50%) UI Designer
3 7 (17.50%) UI/UX Designer
3 7 (17.50%) UX Designer
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) J2EE
1 7 (17.50%) JSON
1 7 (17.50%) REST
1 7 (17.50%) Spring
1 7 (17.50%) Spring MVC
1 7 (17.50%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) User Experience
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Scrum
3 16 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (37.50%) BDD
4 15 (37.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 14 (35.00%) Business Analysis
5 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2
5 14 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (35.00%) Use Case
5 14 (35.00%) Waterfall
6 13 (32.50%) Project Management
6 13 (32.50%) Wireframes
7 12 (30.00%) Project Governance
8 9 (22.50%) TDD
9 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (17.50%) MVC
9 7 (17.50%) OO
9 7 (17.50%) OOD
9 7 (17.50%) OOP
10 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) C
4 2 (5.00%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) COBOL
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (5.00%) hybris
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (2.50%) Cognizant