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

User Story
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 104 89
Rank change year-on-year +27 -15  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 24 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.01% 0.86% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 0.91% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 11
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% +1.44%  
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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1104 1208 1143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.46% 94.01% 90.21%
Number of salaries quoted 708 628 724
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) Web Services
4 9 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 8 (29.63%) Business Analysis
6 6 (22.22%) Finance
6 6 (22.22%) Kanban
6 6 (22.22%) QA
6 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (18.52%) SoapUI
7 5 (18.52%) Gherkin
7 5 (18.52%) Business Process Mapping
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (18.52%) API Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Defect Management
7 5 (18.52%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Usability Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Security Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Selenium
7 5 (18.52%) Groovy
7 5 (18.52%) RESTful
7 5 (18.52%) Scala
7 5 (18.52%) BDD
7 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) JIRA
8 4 (14.81%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft

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 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Confluence
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JIRA
1 5 (18.52%) Selenium
1 5 (18.52%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Games
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Business Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Chief Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Web Services
2 5 (18.52%) Gherkin
2 5 (18.52%) RESTful
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) COM
4 1 (3.70%) LINQ
4 1 (3.70%) WCF
4 1 (3.70%) WF
4 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile Games
3 1 (3.70%) Smart City
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 8 (29.63%) Business Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (22.22%) Kanban
5 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 5 (18.52%) API Testing
6 5 (18.52%) BDD
6 5 (18.52%) Business Process Mapping
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (18.52%) Defect Management
6 5 (18.52%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Security Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
6 5 (18.52%) Usability Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) Groovy
2 5 (18.52%) Scala
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.70%) EMIR
2 1 (3.70%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago