Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 88 67
Rank change year-on-year +21 -21 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.68% 0.48% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.54% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Liverpool median annual salary £33,000 £41,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -5.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £33,875 £41,625
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,625 £44,875
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +28.57% -20.00% -12.50%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 668 920 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 90.76% 88.80% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 521 581 479
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £62,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% -

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Liverpool

User Stories
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Liverpool

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Liverpool over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) W3C
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) Semantic HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Grunt

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Grunt
1 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Writer
1 2 (40.00%) UX Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
1 2 (40.00%) W3C
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Cross-Browser Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA