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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 78 89 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 25 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.94% 1.19% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.42% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 17
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,129
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,979 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,900 £40,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1132 1194 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 87.68% 83.38% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1021 874
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram 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 29 September 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 +15 25 £37,500 +7.14% 1
User Stories
UK

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) Business Analysis
3 20 (41.67%) Scrum
3 20 (41.67%) SDLC
4 18 (37.50%) User Experience
5 16 (33.33%) Use Case
5 16 (33.33%) UML
6 15 (31.25%) Finance
7 14 (29.17%) Degree
7 14 (29.17%) Computer Science
7 14 (29.17%) QA
8 13 (27.08%) SQL
9 12 (25.00%) JUnit
9 12 (25.00%) SOAP
9 12 (25.00%) Java
9 12 (25.00%) Marketing
9 12 (25.00%) Scala
9 12 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
9 12 (25.00%) Wireframes
10 10 (20.83%) REST
11 9 (18.75%) Fintech
12 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (12.50%) C#
14 6 (12.50%) C++
15 5 (10.42%) Advertising
15 5 (10.42%) Product Management
16 4 (8.33%) BDD
16 4 (8.33%) Business Transformation
16 4 (8.33%) .NET

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 (2.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) JUnit
2 3 (6.25%) TestNG
3 2 (4.17%) Ant
3 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.17%) Gradle
3 2 (4.17%) Maven
3 2 (4.17%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) Hudson
4 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.08%) Selenium
4 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.42%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Analyst
2 23 (47.92%) Business Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Product Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) Java Scala Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Scala Developer
5 8 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Product Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Product Owner
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Product Manager
8 1 (2.08%) QA Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) SOAP
2 10 (20.83%) REST
3 4 (8.33%) .NET
3 4 (8.33%) Web Services
4 3 (6.25%) Spring
5 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.08%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) User Experience
2 14 (29.17%) Computer Science
3 9 (18.75%) Fintech
4 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.17%) Digital TV
6 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) Business Analysis
3 20 (41.67%) Scrum
3 20 (41.67%) SDLC
4 16 (33.33%) UML
4 16 (33.33%) Use Case
5 12 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
5 12 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.42%) Product Management
8 4 (8.33%) BDD
8 4 (8.33%) Business Transformation
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (6.25%) SOA
9 3 (6.25%) Software Architecture
9 3 (6.25%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.25%) TDD
9 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) SQL
2 12 (25.00%) Java
2 12 (25.00%) Scala
3 6 (12.50%) C#
3 6 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Lotus
2 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
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