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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 90 149 145
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 42 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.79% 0.45% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 0.51% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 16
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +9.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £35,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
User Stories
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2089 2762 2873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.12% 89.41% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1757 1877
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

User Stories
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Scotland

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

User Stories Salary Histogram in Scotland

User Stories
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Edinburgh +39 28 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Glasgow +25 14 £40,000 - 5
User Stories
UK

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 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 Scotland region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 67 (87.01%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.36%) Finance
3 24 (31.17%) Scrum
4 22 (28.57%) UML
5 18 (23.38%) Business Analysis
5 18 (23.38%) Selenium
6 17 (22.08%) C#
7 15 (19.48%) Degree
7 15 (19.48%) Waterfall
7 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (18.18%) User Experience
8 14 (18.18%) BDD
8 14 (18.18%) QA
8 14 (18.18%) Java
9 13 (16.88%) TDD
10 12 (15.58%) Test Automation
10 12 (15.58%) SDLC
11 11 (14.29%) Project Management
12 10 (12.99%) SQL
12 10 (12.99%) .NET
12 10 (12.99%) Wireframes
12 10 (12.99%) Test Strategy
13 9 (11.69%) WebDriver
13 9 (11.69%) MSTest
13 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
13 9 (11.69%) Git (software)
13 9 (11.69%) BPMN
14 8 (10.39%) Data Integration
14 8 (10.39%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (10.39%) Human Factors

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (2.60%) CMS
2 1 (1.30%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.90%) MS Office
3 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (23.38%) Selenium
2 9 (11.69%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.69%) MSTest
2 9 (11.69%) WebDriver
3 8 (10.39%) Axure RP
3 8 (10.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 8 (10.39%) Subversion
3 8 (10.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.49%) NUnit
4 5 (6.49%) SpecFlow
4 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.19%) FitNesse
5 4 (5.19%) JBehave
5 4 (5.19%) JIRA
5 4 (5.19%) RSpec
6 1 (1.30%) Hudson
6 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (40.26%) Analyst
2 20 (25.97%) Business Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Tester
4 8 (10.39%) Designer
4 8 (10.39%) Product Owner
4 8 (10.39%) Senior Designer
4 8 (10.39%) Senior UX Designer
4 8 (10.39%) Test Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) UX Designer
5 6 (7.79%) QA Automation Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) QA Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) QA Tester
6 5 (6.49%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Quality Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Product Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) .NET
2 6 (7.79%) Web Services
3 5 (6.49%) Gherkin
4 2 (2.60%) CGI
5 1 (1.30%) Ajax
5 1 (1.30%) Apache CXF
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.30%) CSS
5 1 (1.30%) CSS3
5 1 (1.30%) HTML
5 1 (1.30%) HTML5
5 1 (1.30%) JPA
5 1 (1.30%) JSF
5 1 (1.30%) JSON
5 1 (1.30%) REST
5 1 (1.30%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.18%) User Experience
3 8 (10.39%) Data Integration
4 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.79%) EPoS
6 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.19%) Wiki
7 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.60%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Mac OS X
2 3 (3.90%) Unix
2 3 (3.90%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (87.01%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.17%) Scrum
3 22 (28.57%) UML
4 18 (23.38%) Business Analysis
5 15 (19.48%) Waterfall
6 14 (18.18%) BDD
7 13 (16.88%) TDD
8 12 (15.58%) SDLC
8 12 (15.58%) Test Automation
9 11 (14.29%) Project Management
10 10 (12.99%) Test Strategy
10 10 (12.99%) Wireframes
11 9 (11.69%) BPMN
12 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (10.39%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
12 8 (10.39%) Human Factors
12 8 (10.39%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
12 8 (10.39%) Regression Testing
12 8 (10.39%) Use Case
12 8 (10.39%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.08%) C#
2 14 (18.18%) Java
3 10 (12.99%) SQL
4 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.30%) Clojure
5 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) ISEB
3 1 (1.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.60%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) Adobe
3 2 (2.60%) HP
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle
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