The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 72 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 7 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.21% 1.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 0
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -  
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 Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 503 666 612
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 86.72% 85.71% 82.70%
Number of salaries quoted 435 528 487
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +1.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

User Stories
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Coventry

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Coventry

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

Salary histogram for User Stories in Coventry

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 Coventry region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Scrum
3 14 (58.33%) TDD
4 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
4 13 (54.17%) Mentoring
5 12 (50.00%) User Experience
5 12 (50.00%) Microservices
5 12 (50.00%) SQL
6 11 (45.83%) SOA
6 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
7 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
7 10 (41.67%) RESTful
7 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
7 10 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (41.67%) NoSQL
7 10 (41.67%) Natural Language Processing
7 10 (41.67%) Machine Learning
7 10 (41.67%) Python
7 10 (41.67%) CRM
7 10 (41.67%) Linux
7 10 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (41.67%) Back Office
8 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 8 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (29.17%) React
10 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
10 7 (29.17%) Docker
10 7 (29.17%) Flask
10 7 (29.17%) Node.js

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 10 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 8 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (29.17%) Data Mining
3 7 (29.17%) MySQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (41.67%) Back Office
2 7 (29.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Software Engineer
2 12 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Python Software Engineer
4 9 (37.50%) Analyst
5 6 (25.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Java Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 2 (8.33%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Retail Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior J2EE Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Product Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Natural Language Processing
1 10 (41.67%) RESTful
2 7 (29.17%) Django
2 7 (29.17%) Flask
2 7 (29.17%) Node.js
2 7 (29.17%) React
3 3 (12.50%) J2EE
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.17%) EJB
5 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.17%) LINQ
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) User Experience
2 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (20.83%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Scrum
3 14 (58.33%) TDD
4 13 (54.17%) Mentoring
4 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
5 12 (50.00%) Microservices
6 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (45.83%) SOA
7 10 (41.67%) CRM
7 10 (41.67%) Machine Learning
7 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Speech Recognition
9 4 (16.67%) Wireframes
10 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (12.50%) Deep Learning
10 3 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Python
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
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