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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
UK / Wales
Rank 84 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 9 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.86% 1.16% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.45% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 18
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £67,500
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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
888 1105 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.22% 80.36% 83.77%
Number of salaries quoted 719 945 981
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 26 February 2017.

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 26 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
South Wales +9 8 £40,000 +10.34% 1
User Stories
UK

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) Finance
3 14 (36.84%) Business Analysis
3 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (34.21%) Scrum
5 10 (26.32%) Use Case
5 10 (26.32%) User Experience
6 7 (18.42%) Java
7 6 (15.79%) SQL
7 6 (15.79%) .NET
7 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (15.79%) QA
8 5 (13.16%) Statistics
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.16%) Wireframes
8 5 (13.16%) Digital Media
9 4 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
9 4 (10.53%) Scala
9 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.53%) SDLC
9 4 (10.53%) Fintech
9 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
9 4 (10.53%) Marketing
9 4 (10.53%) JIRA
9 4 (10.53%) Maven
9 4 (10.53%) Spring
9 4 (10.53%) SEO
9 4 (10.53%) Digital TV
9 4 (10.53%) JUnit

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:

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 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Advertising
4 2 (5.26%) Electronics
4 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) 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 4 (10.53%) Product Owner
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Product Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Product Business Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Scala Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Agile Product Owner
8 1 (2.63%) Designer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.63%) UX Designer
8 1 (2.63%) Web Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .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 10 (26.32%) User Experience
3 5 (13.16%) Digital Media
4 4 (10.53%) Digital TV
4 4 (10.53%) Fintech
5 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.63%) Cloud Native
7 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Business Analysis
3 13 (34.21%) Scrum
4 10 (26.32%) Use Case
5 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) Statistics
6 5 (13.16%) Wireframes
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) SDLC
7 4 (10.53%) SEO
7 4 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.89%) Data Mapping
8 3 (7.89%) Dependency Management
8 3 (7.89%) Kanban
8 3 (7.89%) Line Management
8 3 (7.89%) Release Management
9 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 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
1 3 (7.89%) Perforce
2 2 (5.26%) Nagra
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau
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