The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 75 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 12 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.52% 0.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 0
Average salary £31,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
User Stories
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
674 645 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 85.64% 86.35% 82.40%
Number of salaries quoted 562 527 540
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

User Stories
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Oxford

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Oxford

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 8 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 7 (29.17%) Big Data
4 7 (29.17%) QA
4 7 (29.17%) Semantic Web
4 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 5 (20.83%) User Experience
7 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) System Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) SOAP
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) REST
7 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (16.67%) Line Management
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
8 3 (12.50%) SDLC
8 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 3 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (12.50%) Node.js
8 3 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (12.50%) TypeScript

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Big Data
2 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Business Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
3 6 (25.00%) E-Business Specialist
4 5 (20.83%) Web Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Specialist
5 4 (16.67%) Platform Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Web Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Web Applications Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Web Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) REST
1 4 (16.67%) SOAP
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Semantic Web
2 5 (20.83%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.17%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (16.67%) BDD
3 4 (16.67%) Line Management
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) System Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (12.50%) Functional Programming
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (12.50%) SDLC
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
1 3 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Google