The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 100 112
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 27 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.48% 1.70% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.89% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 15
Median salary £45,000 £32,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.62% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

User Stories is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1655 1693 1645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.44% 89.77% 85.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1477 1381
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing User Stories as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Bristol

User Stories
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Bristol

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) Business Analysis
3 23 (38.98%) Scrum
4 17 (28.81%) Finance
5 11 (18.64%) GAP Analysis
6 9 (15.25%) Product Management
6 9 (15.25%) Fintech
7 8 (13.56%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (11.86%) User Experience
8 7 (11.86%) Wireframes
9 5 (8.47%) CMS
9 5 (8.47%) Project Management
9 5 (8.47%) SDLC
10 4 (6.78%) People Management
10 4 (6.78%) BDD
10 4 (6.78%) Analytics
10 4 (6.78%) Kanban
10 4 (6.78%) Supplier Management
10 4 (6.78%) JIRA
10 4 (6.78%) QA
10 4 (6.78%) Use Case
10 4 (6.78%) Release Management
10 4 (6.78%) Web Services
10 4 (6.78%) Prototyping
10 4 (6.78%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (5.08%) UML
11 3 (5.08%) SQL
11 3 (5.08%) ISEB
11 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.08%) Degree

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (8.47%) CMS
2 3 (5.08%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) Kentico
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) JIRA
2 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
2 2 (3.39%) Games
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Analyst
2 35 (59.32%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Technical Business Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Head of Application Development
7 4 (6.78%) Head of Delivery
7 4 (6.78%) Head of Development
8 3 (5.08%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Web Services
2 3 (5.08%) RESTful
3 2 (3.39%) .NET
3 2 (3.39%) CSS
3 2 (3.39%) HTML
4 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.69%) jQuery
4 1 (1.69%) JSON
4 1 (1.69%) Laravel
4 1 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Fintech
2 7 (11.86%) User Experience
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.39%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) Smart Home
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) Business Analysis
3 23 (38.98%) Scrum
4 11 (18.64%) GAP Analysis
5 9 (15.25%) Product Management
6 8 (13.56%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (11.86%) Wireframes
8 5 (8.47%) Project Management
8 5 (8.47%) SDLC
9 4 (6.78%) Analytics
9 4 (6.78%) BDD
9 4 (6.78%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (6.78%) Kanban
9 4 (6.78%) People Management
9 4 (6.78%) Prototyping
9 4 (6.78%) Release Management
9 4 (6.78%) Supplier Management
9 4 (6.78%) Use Case
10 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.69%) Java
3 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
1 3 (5.08%) ISEB
1 3 (5.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago