The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 97 95
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 23 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.75% 0.47% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 0.52% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 3
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +53.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £48,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £54,500
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 765 956 916
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.62% 89.77% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 618 601 739
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,633 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Gloucestershire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Gloucestershire

User Stories
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Gloucester +3 6 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Tewkesbury - 2 £19,000 -
User Stories
South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 62 (86.11%) DV Cleared
1 62 (86.11%) Security Cleared
2 52 (72.22%) C
2 52 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (59.72%) JavaScript
3 43 (59.72%) Python
4 40 (55.56%) JIRA
5 39 (54.17%) C#
6 37 (51.39%) C++
6 37 (51.39%) Java
7 32 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
8 28 (38.89%) Software Engineering
9 27 (37.50%) Objective-C
9 27 (37.50%) Big Data
9 27 (37.50%) Android
10 25 (34.72%) Bash Shell
10 25 (34.72%) Waterfall
11 24 (33.33%) Mentoring
11 24 (33.33%) Coaching
12 23 (31.94%) Mobile Development
12 23 (31.94%) Hibernate
12 23 (31.94%) Games
12 23 (31.94%) Spring
12 23 (31.94%) J2EE
12 23 (31.94%) WebLogic
12 23 (31.94%) EJB
13 21 (29.17%) STL
13 21 (29.17%) Java EE
13 21 (29.17%) Atlassian
13 21 (29.17%) Apache Pig

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 23 (31.94%) WebLogic
2 21 (29.17%) Apache Pig
3 16 (22.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) HTTP
1 10 (13.89%) SSL
2 9 (12.50%) Firewall
2 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.33%) HTTPS
4 5 (6.94%) FCoE
4 5 (6.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (37.50%) Big Data
2 21 (29.17%) Apache Hive
2 21 (29.17%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.56%) MySQL
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 40 (55.56%) JIRA
2 14 (19.44%) Selenium
3 10 (13.89%) Cucumber
3 10 (13.89%) JUnit
3 10 (13.89%) LoadRunner
3 10 (13.89%) TestNG
4 5 (6.94%) Bugzilla
4 5 (6.94%) Redmine
5 4 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (5.56%) Bitbucket
5 4 (5.56%) CodeSonar
5 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.56%) git-flow
5 4 (5.56%) Robot Framework
6 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (31.94%) Games
2 6 (8.33%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Analyst
3 11 (15.28%) Consultant
3 11 (15.28%) Software Consultant
4 10 (13.89%) Software Analyst
4 10 (13.89%) Software Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Software Test Analyst
4 10 (13.89%) Test Analyst
5 9 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Java Consultant
6 7 (9.72%) Java Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Python Software Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Requirements Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Test Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) EJB
1 23 (31.94%) Hibernate
1 23 (31.94%) J2EE
1 23 (31.94%) Spring
2 21 (29.17%) Java EE
2 21 (29.17%) STL
3 7 (9.72%) .NET
4 6 (8.33%) HTML
4 6 (8.33%) XML
5 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.56%) Django
5 4 (5.56%) LAMP
5 4 (5.56%) Node.js
5 4 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (5.56%) REST
5 4 (5.56%) SOAP
5 4 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.33%) iPhone
2 5 (6.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 27 (37.50%) Android
2 21 (29.17%) Apple iOS
3 11 (15.28%) Windows
4 9 (12.50%) Linux
5 6 (8.33%) Windows Phone
6 4 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 25 (34.72%) Waterfall
5 24 (33.33%) Coaching
5 24 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 23 (31.94%) Mobile Development
7 21 (29.17%) Multithreading
8 20 (27.78%) ITIL
8 20 (27.78%) Service Delivery
8 20 (27.78%) Service Management
8 20 (27.78%) V-Model
9 19 (26.39%) TDD
10 17 (23.61%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (22.22%) Change Management
11 16 (22.22%) DevOps
11 16 (22.22%) Incident Management
11 16 (22.22%) Problem Management
11 16 (22.22%) Release Management
11 16 (22.22%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 52 (72.22%) C
2 43 (59.72%) JavaScript
2 43 (59.72%) Python
3 39 (54.17%) C#
4 37 (51.39%) C++
4 37 (51.39%) Java
5 27 (37.50%) Objective-C
6 25 (34.72%) Bash Shell
7 20 (27.78%) PHP
7 20 (27.78%) PowerShell
8 16 (22.22%) SQL
9 5 (6.94%) Korn
10 4 (5.56%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 62 (86.11%) DV Cleared
1 62 (86.11%) Security Cleared
2 15 (20.83%) ISEB
3 10 (13.89%) ISTQB
4 9 (12.50%) CCNA
4 9 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (12.50%) CISSP
4 9 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
4 9 (12.50%) GIAC
4 9 (12.50%) Linux+ Certification
4 9 (12.50%) MCSE
4 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
4 9 (12.50%) SANS
4 9 (12.50%) Security+ Certification
4 9 (12.50%) SSCP
5 8 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) NFS
1 5 (6.94%) Samba
1 5 (6.94%) VMware ESX
2 4 (5.56%) Docker
2 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Puppet
2 5 (6.94%) Ansible
2 5 (6.94%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.94%) Nagios
3 4 (5.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) Atlassian
2 16 (22.22%) HP
3 6 (8.33%) Cisco
4 5 (6.94%) EMC
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.94%) NetApp
4 5 (6.94%) SolarWinds
4 5 (6.94%) VMware
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle
5 3 (4.17%) SAP
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