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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 90 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 18 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.35% 0.56% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.70% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 1
Average salary £33,500 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.63% +20.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1058 862 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.49% 80.94% 73.38%
Number of salaries quoted 918 747 702
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -5 15 £33,000 -35.60% 3
West Wales - 3 £67,500 -
User Stories
UK

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories.

1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) Selenium
3 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Marketing
4 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) Coaching
5 5 (19.23%) User Experience
5 5 (19.23%) Mobile Marketing
5 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
5 5 (19.23%) CSS3
5 5 (19.23%) Big Data
5 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
5 5 (19.23%) PaaS
5 5 (19.23%) HTML5
5 5 (19.23%) Data Mining
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) HTML
5 5 (19.23%) CSS
5 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
5 5 (19.23%) Business Development
5 5 (19.23%) Finance
5 5 (19.23%) Advertising
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.54%) Windows

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Data Mining
1 5 (19.23%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Selenium
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) JBehave
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Test Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) UI Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) UI Programmer
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (11.54%) UX Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.69%) QA Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Product Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
1 5 (19.23%) CSS
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
1 5 (19.23%) HTML5
1 5 (19.23%) CSS3
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Open Source
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Blog
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Mobile
1 3 (11.54%) Android
1 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
4 5 (19.23%) Business Development
4 5 (19.23%) Coaching
4 5 (19.23%) Mobile Marketing
4 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Use Case
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) UML
7 2 (7.69%) RUP
7 2 (7.69%) DSDM
7 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
1 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Sencha
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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