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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 82 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 19 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.69% 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
986 858 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 87.72% 82.98% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 834 743 826
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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
Salisbury - 6 £37,500 - 2
Chippenham -13 5 £37,500 +36.36%
Swindon - 3 £40,000 - 4
Trowbridge - 2 £28,250 -
User Stories
South West

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Waterfall
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
4 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) Product Management
5 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
7 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
7 4 (17.39%) ISEB
7 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (13.04%) Java
8 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.04%) PHP
8 3 (13.04%) MS Project
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.04%) Web Design
8 3 (13.04%) Retail
8 3 (13.04%) JIRA
8 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
8 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
8 3 (13.04%) Line Management

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
1 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.04%) MS Project
3 2 (8.70%) MS Office
4 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Business Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Product Owner
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Product Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
1 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Waterfall
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
4 7 (30.43%) Product Management
5 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Web Design
7 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.04%) Line Management
7 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
8 2 (8.70%) Change Control
8 2 (8.70%) PRINCE
8 2 (8.70%) Workflow
8 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Document Management
9 1 (4.35%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (17.39%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Capita
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £40,000 - £49,000
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 14 days ago