Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 53 74
Rank change year-on-year -22 +21 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 13 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.75% 3.62% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 4.07% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 31 38 1
Bath median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £41,250
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -9.09%

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 690 516 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 92.99% 88.97% 87.35%
Number of salaries quoted 611 479 475
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,750
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +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 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Bath

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Bath region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 6 (46.15%) SDLC
4 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 5 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
4 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 5 (38.46%) JUnit
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Subversion
4 5 (38.46%) JSON
4 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
5 4 (30.77%) Maven
5 4 (30.77%) JBoss
5 4 (30.77%) PHP
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
5 4 (30.77%) IntelliJ
5 4 (30.77%) High Availability
5 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (30.77%) 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 4 (30.77%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
1 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 4 (30.77%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (38.46%) JUnit
2 5 (38.46%) Subversion
3 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
3 4 (30.77%) IntelliJ
3 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 4 (30.77%) Vagrant
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum Master
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Scrum Master
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) JSON
2 5 (38.46%) REST
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
4 1 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) SDLC
4 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
4 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 4 (30.77%) High Availability
6 3 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) BDD
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Dovecot
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat