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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South West / Devon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 55 47
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 11 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.31% 1.21% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 1.40% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 6
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £27,125
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +56.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,591 £36,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -3.37%  

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 Devon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 303 285 326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 91.27% 86.36% 88.35%
Number of salaries quoted 269 255 261
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,358 £27,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 6 £31,796 - 1
User Stories
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Java EE
4 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (33.33%) User Experience
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (25.00%) IT Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (25.00%) Remote Sensing
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (16.67%) NUnit
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Legal
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Streaming Video

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HbbTV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) git-flow
2 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) Java EE
2 3 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) iOS SDK
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (16.67%) Chromecast
3 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (16.67%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (25.00%) Remote Sensing
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Android Development
5 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 2 (16.67%) Presales
5 2 (16.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 2 (16.67%) Kotlin
3 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago