Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 83 58
Rank change year-on-year +31 -25 +9
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 7 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.57% 1.08% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.14% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 38
Bath median annual salary £40,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.74% +18.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £37,750 £33,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £51,250 £50,500
Somerset median annual salary £40,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.71% -12.50% +1.91%

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 416 787 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 93.06% 94.14% 92.03%
Number of salaries quoted 365 596 570
Bath median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,087 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
Somerset median annual salary £42,028 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.07% - +8.84%

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum

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:

General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum