The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 75 81 78
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 24 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.83% 1.64% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.96% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 23
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -22.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1083 1176 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.48% 84.06% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 924 952 912
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 Wales

User Stories
Salary Trend in Wales

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Wales

User Stories
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales +8 24 £38,750 +3.33% 1
User Stories
UK

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Use Case
3 14 (42.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (39.39%) Scrum
4 13 (39.39%) SDLC
5 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
6 11 (33.33%) UML
7 8 (24.24%) User Experience
8 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (21.21%) Finance
9 6 (18.18%) Workflow
9 6 (18.18%) Degree
10 5 (15.15%) Marketing
10 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
10 5 (15.15%) Fintech
10 5 (15.15%) Wireframes
11 4 (12.12%) QA
11 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
12 3 (9.09%) SOA
12 3 (9.09%) Oracle
12 3 (9.09%) JUnit
12 3 (9.09%) Java
12 3 (9.09%) SQL
12 3 (9.09%) SOAP
12 3 (9.09%) Web Services
12 3 (9.09%) Advertising
12 3 (9.09%) Product Management
12 3 (9.09%) Scala
12 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (9.09%) PaaS

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) PaaS
2 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Advertising
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Analyst
2 25 (75.76%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Product Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Scala Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Product Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Business IT Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.03%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Junior
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) REST
1 3 (9.09%) SOAP
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) User Experience
2 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.15%) Fintech
4 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Use Case
3 14 (42.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (39.39%) Scrum
4 13 (39.39%) SDLC
5 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
6 11 (33.33%) UML
7 6 (18.18%) Workflow
8 5 (15.15%) Wireframes
9 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
10 3 (9.09%) Business Transformation
10 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (9.09%) Product Management
10 3 (9.09%) SOA
10 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
10 3 (9.09%) Software Delivery
10 3 (9.09%) Static Code Analysis
11 2 (6.06%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
11 2 (6.06%) Project Management
11 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Java
1 3 (9.09%) Scala
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Lotus
2 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow