Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for User Stories skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Stories over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 58 71
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 -11
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 11 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.61% 2.61% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 2.90% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 0
Bath median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +26.67% +2.74% -5.19%

User Stories is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bath
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 629 517 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 91.96% 89.91% 88.38%
Number of salaries quoted 584 457 432
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,400 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,000
Somerset median annual salary £41,188 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.97% +6.67% +7.14%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing User Stories as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Bath

User Stories
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Bath

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Bath over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) MySQL
4 3 (27.27%) JUnit
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (27.27%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 3 (27.27%) Subversion
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Maven
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (18.18%) NoSQL

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Redis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) IntelliJ
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
4 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Scrum Master
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum Master
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 3 (27.27%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP
4 1 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) CRM
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Dovecot
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat