The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
Wales / South Wales
Rank 73 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 8 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.00% 0.82% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.03% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 15
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
679 973 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 84.45% 80.21% 82.60%
Number of salaries quoted 591 839 873
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

User Stories
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

User Stories Salary Trend in South Wales

User Stories
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

User Stories Salary Histogram in South Wales

User Stories
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +17 5 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Torfaen +14 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Newport - 1 - -
User Stories
Wales

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Finance
3 14 (36.84%) Scrum
3 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (34.21%) Business Analysis
5 12 (31.58%) Use Case
6 9 (23.68%) User Experience
7 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (18.42%) Java
7 7 (18.42%) .NET
8 6 (15.79%) SQL
8 6 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (15.79%) QA
9 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.16%) SDLC
9 5 (13.16%) Statistics
10 4 (10.53%) Spring
10 4 (10.53%) Maven
10 4 (10.53%) Advertising
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.53%) Digital TV
10 4 (10.53%) SEO
10 4 (10.53%) JUnit
10 4 (10.53%) SOAP
10 4 (10.53%) Fintech
10 4 (10.53%) Wireframes
10 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (10.53%) Digital Media
10 4 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
10 4 (10.53%) Scala

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (7.89%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Broadband
2 1 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
1 3 (7.89%) Neo4j
1 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
1 4 (10.53%) JUnit
1 4 (10.53%) Maven
2 1 (2.63%) Ant
2 1 (2.63%) Gradle
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) TestNG
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Advertising
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Business Analyst
2 26 (68.42%) Analyst
3 13 (34.21%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Product Owner
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Product Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Product Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) SDLC Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.63%) Web Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) SOAP
2 4 (10.53%) Spring
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Camel
3 3 (7.89%) Dropwizard
3 3 (7.89%) Java EE
3 3 (7.89%) JMX
3 3 (7.89%) JPA
3 3 (7.89%) JSF
3 3 (7.89%) REST
3 3 (7.89%) RESTful
3 3 (7.89%) Spring Boot
3 3 (7.89%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (23.68%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) Digital Media
3 4 (10.53%) Digital TV
3 4 (10.53%) Fintech
4 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Scrum
3 13 (34.21%) Business Analysis
4 12 (31.58%) Use Case
5 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) SDLC
7 5 (13.16%) Statistics
8 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.53%) Kanban
8 4 (10.53%) SEO
8 4 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Wireframes
9 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.89%) Data Mapping
9 3 (7.89%) Dependency Management
9 3 (7.89%) Line Management
9 3 (7.89%) Release Management
10 2 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) Java
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 4 (10.53%) Scala
4 3 (7.89%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) C
5 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Perforce
3 2 (5.26%) Nagra
3 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau
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