Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 86 60
Rank change year-on-year +30 -26 +32
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 16 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.88% 0.13% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 0.14% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 21
Devon median annual salary £40,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +50.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £27,790 £42,500 £22,125
90th Percentile £48,000 £47,500 £32,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +10.96% -2.67%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 483 693 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 87.03% 87.17% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 411 616 520
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +1.45% +1.47%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £56,013 £53,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Devon

User Stories
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Devon

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Devon over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Devon

User Stories
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Devon region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +3 5 £28,591 -36.46% 1
Plymouth - 2 £45,000 -
User Stories
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
2 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) DRM
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
4 3 (18.75%) HbbTV
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (18.75%) Presales
4 3 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (18.75%) Android Development
4 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
4 3 (18.75%) Chromecast
4 3 (18.75%) Apple Swift
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HbbTV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Database Developer
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SSRS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Development
6 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Mobile Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Android Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (18.75%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Chromecast
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (12.50%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (31.25%) Feasibility Study
2 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (18.75%) Android Development
3 3 (18.75%) Build Automation
3 3 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
3 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Presales
3 3 (18.75%) Remote Sensing
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
3 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Apple Swift
2 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Kotlin
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft