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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 53 41 78
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +37
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 20 52 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.78% 5.60% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 6.42% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 8
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
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
660 810 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.67% 87.19% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 478 714 700
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 £29,000
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 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
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 29 June 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 -10 19 £37,500 -13.79%
User Stories
East Midlands

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 61 (89.71%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (73.53%) Scrum
3 41 (60.29%) BDD
4 35 (51.47%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (47.06%) Software Engineering
6 30 (44.12%) Web Services
6 30 (44.12%) TDD
6 30 (44.12%) SDLC
7 29 (42.65%) Retail
8 27 (39.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (32.35%) Mentoring
10 21 (30.88%) Java
10 21 (30.88%) SQL
10 21 (30.88%) Git (software)
11 20 (29.41%) Wireframes
12 19 (27.94%) REST
12 19 (27.94%) Spring
12 19 (27.94%) JSON
12 19 (27.94%) Spring MVC
12 19 (27.94%) JUnit
12 19 (27.94%) OOP
12 19 (27.94%) OO
12 19 (27.94%) MVC
12 19 (27.94%) OOD
13 18 (26.47%) MySQL
14 14 (20.59%) COBOL
15 13 (19.12%) .NET
15 13 (19.12%) J2EE
15 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
16 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills

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:

Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (10.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.47%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) MySQL
2 11 (16.18%) Apache Hive
2 11 (16.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (30.88%) Git (software)
2 19 (27.94%) JUnit
3 7 (10.29%) Artifactory
3 7 (10.29%) GitLab
3 7 (10.29%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.29%) Vagrant
General
1 29 (42.65%) Retail
2 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 22 (32.35%) Analyst
2 22 (32.35%) Business Analyst
3 16 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (23.53%) Senior Business Analyst
4 13 (19.12%) Agile Business Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Java Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Designer
7 7 (10.29%) Senior Automation Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (10.29%) UI Designer
7 7 (10.29%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) Web Services
2 19 (27.94%) JSON
2 19 (27.94%) REST
2 19 (27.94%) Spring
2 19 (27.94%) Spring MVC
3 13 (19.12%) .NET
3 13 (19.12%) J2EE
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) User Experience
3 5 (7.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Unix
2 7 (10.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (89.71%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (73.53%) Scrum
3 41 (60.29%) BDD
4 35 (51.47%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (47.06%) Software Engineering
6 30 (44.12%) SDLC
6 30 (44.12%) TDD
7 27 (39.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (32.35%) Mentoring
9 20 (29.41%) Wireframes
10 19 (27.94%) MVC
10 19 (27.94%) OO
10 19 (27.94%) OOD
10 19 (27.94%) OOP
11 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
12 12 (17.65%) Procedural Programming
13 10 (14.71%) Business Analysis
13 10 (14.71%) Translating Business Requirements
14 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (13.24%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.88%) Java
1 21 (30.88%) SQL
2 14 (20.59%) COBOL
3 11 (16.18%) C#
4 9 (13.24%) C
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Ansible
1 7 (10.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Google
2 4 (5.88%) hybris
3 2 (2.94%) Cognizant