The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 89 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.37% 0.097% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £38,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
User Stories
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
922 873 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 84.20% 85.09% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 729 758 733
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Wiltshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Chippenham +5 3 £38,000 +38.18%
User Stories
South West

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
3 13 (37.14%) Product Management
4 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
4 11 (31.43%) Software Testing
4 11 (31.43%) Regression Testing
5 10 (28.57%) Retail
6 9 (25.71%) Scrum
6 9 (25.71%) MS Visio
6 9 (25.71%) ISEB
6 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
6 9 (25.71%) Test Scripting
6 9 (25.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Degree
7 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (20.00%) Replication
8 6 (17.14%) Web Design
8 6 (17.14%) Workflow
8 6 (17.14%) Project Management
8 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
8 6 (17.14%) MS Project
9 4 (11.43%) SQL
10 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
10 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
1 9 (25.71%) MS Visio
2 6 (17.14%) MS Project
3 3 (8.57%) MS Office
3 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
General
1 10 (28.57%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Analyst
2 14 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (25.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Product Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (2.86%) Business Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Replication
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 13 (37.14%) Product Management
4 11 (31.43%) Software Testing
4 11 (31.43%) Regression Testing
5 9 (25.71%) Scrum
5 9 (25.71%) Test Scripting
6 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Project Management
7 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
7 6 (17.14%) Web Design
7 6 (17.14%) Workflow
8 3 (8.57%) PRINCE
8 3 (8.57%) Document Management
8 3 (8.57%) Workflow Management
8 3 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
3 9 (25.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (25.71%) ISEB
4 7 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Capita