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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 52 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -9
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 20 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.03% 1.33% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 1.55% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 4
Median salary £37,000 £33,250 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.27% -38.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,300 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
558 774 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 84.42% 86.10% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 465 645 540
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,904 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford 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 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 5 December 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Oxford

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Oxford region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Business Analysis
3 16 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 15 (46.88%) PRINCE2
5 13 (40.63%) Project Management
6 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (37.50%) Use Case
6 12 (37.50%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (31.25%) ISTQB
7 10 (31.25%) ISEB
8 8 (25.00%) System Testing
9 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (18.75%) Gherkin
9 6 (18.75%) Functional Testing
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) Windows
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (18.75%) Scrum
10 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.50%) Life Science
11 4 (12.50%) JIRA
11 4 (12.50%) C
11 4 (12.50%) C++
11 4 (12.50%) Firmware
11 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
11 4 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
11 4 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Analyst
1 21 (65.63%) Business Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Senior Business Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Tester
3 6 (18.75%) Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Business Analysis
3 16 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 15 (46.88%) PRINCE2
5 13 (40.63%) Project Management
6 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (37.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 12 (37.50%) Use Case
7 8 (25.00%) System Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Functional Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (18.75%) Scrum
9 4 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
10 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (6.25%) ITIL
11 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) C
1 4 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) ISEB
1 10 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) ATG
2 1 (3.13%) Demandware
2 1 (3.13%) hybris