Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 101 137
Rank change year-on-year +37 +36 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 93 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.05% 1.67% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 1.81% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 64 12 11
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +8.70% -4.83%
10th Percentile £32,525 £30,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £49,500 £42,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2109 1991 2354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.94% 92.60% 91.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1077 1500
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,575
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Glasgow

User Stories
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Glasgow

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

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

Salary histogram for User Stories in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 84 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.48%) Scrum
3 30 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (31.18%) Business Analysis
5 26 (27.96%) SQL
6 25 (26.88%) Finance
7 23 (24.73%) User Experience
8 18 (19.35%) SDLC
9 17 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (18.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (16.13%) QA
10 15 (16.13%) Data Modelling
10 15 (16.13%) GAP Analysis
10 15 (16.13%) Business Process Modelling
11 14 (15.05%) Requirements Engineering
12 12 (12.90%) Kanban
12 12 (12.90%) Marketing
12 12 (12.90%) Web Services
12 12 (12.90%) Business Process Mapping
13 11 (11.83%) MS Visio
13 11 (11.83%) Degree
14 10 (10.75%) Requirements Management
14 10 (10.75%) Banking
14 10 (10.75%) ISEB
14 10 (10.75%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (10.75%) Acceptance Criteria
15 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
15 9 (9.68%) Analytics
15 9 (9.68%) Infrastructure Transformation
15 9 (9.68%) Wireframes

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (4.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.23%) InVision
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) Qlik Sense
2 5 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.15%) QlikView
4 1 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) JIRA
1 5 (5.38%) Selenium
1 5 (5.38%) SoapUI
2 3 (3.23%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (3.23%) Visual Website Optimizer
3 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (26.88%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Marketing
3 10 (10.75%) Banking
4 6 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.38%) Electronics
5 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.30%) Advertising
6 4 (4.30%) Games
7 3 (3.23%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (63.44%) Analyst
2 58 (62.37%) Business Analyst
3 15 (16.13%) Agile Business Analyst
4 9 (9.68%) Product Manager
5 8 (8.60%) Designer
5 8 (8.60%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Business Systems Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Product Owner
6 7 (7.53%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Technical Manager
7 6 (6.45%) Technical Product Manager
7 6 (6.45%) UX Designer
8 5 (5.38%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Agile Product Owner
9 4 (4.30%) Developer
9 4 (4.30%) SQL Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Project Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.90%) Web Services
2 6 (6.45%) .NET
2 6 (6.45%) RESTful
3 5 (5.38%) Gherkin
4 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.08%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.08%) CSS
5 1 (1.08%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.08%) jQuery
5 1 (1.08%) JSON
5 1 (1.08%) LINQ
5 1 (1.08%) REST
5 1 (1.08%) Sass
5 1 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.73%) User Experience
2 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.15%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.48%) Scrum
3 30 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (31.18%) Business Analysis
5 18 (19.35%) SDLC
6 17 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (18.28%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (16.13%) Business Process Modelling
7 15 (16.13%) Data Modelling
7 15 (16.13%) GAP Analysis
8 14 (15.05%) Requirements Engineering
9 12 (12.90%) Business Process Mapping
9 12 (12.90%) Kanban
10 10 (10.75%) Acceptance Criteria
10 10 (10.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (10.75%) Requirements Management
11 9 (9.68%) Analytics
11 9 (9.68%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
11 9 (9.68%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.96%) SQL
2 9 (9.68%) Java
3 5 (5.38%) Groovy
3 5 (5.38%) Scala
4 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.08%) C#
5 1 (1.08%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Degree
2 10 (10.75%) ISEB
3 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.13%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.08%) EMIR
2 1 (1.08%) MiFID
Vendors
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.45%) Adobe
3 5 (5.38%) SAP
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com