Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 56 117
Rank change year-on-year -16 +61 +13
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 53 100 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.42% 4.86% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 5.31% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 81 37
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £46,750 £51,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.22% +28.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,475 £68,750 £54,250
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% -7.78%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,452 1,882 2,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 93.62% 91.40% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,155 1,643 1,726
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £43,500 £44,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.69% +4.12% +7.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Nottinghamshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Nottinghamshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Nottinghamshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +2 51 £45,000 -12.62% 12
Mansfield - 2 £50,500 -
User Stories
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 38 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (54.72%) Test Automation
3 26 (49.06%) Java
4 25 (47.17%) C#
5 20 (37.74%) QA
5 20 (37.74%) SDLC
6 19 (35.85%) Scenario Testing
6 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
7 17 (32.08%) Scrum
8 16 (30.19%) Functional Testing
8 16 (30.19%) Non-Functional Testing
9 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
10 13 (24.53%) Subversion
11 12 (22.64%) Selenium
11 12 (22.64%) JIRA
11 12 (22.64%) Exploratory Testing
12 11 (20.75%) OO
13 10 (18.87%) Project Planning
13 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
13 10 (18.87%) Test Management
13 10 (18.87%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (18.87%) Zephyr
14 9 (16.98%) WebDriver
14 9 (16.98%) BDD
15 7 (13.21%) SoapUI
15 7 (13.21%) Finance
15 7 (13.21%) JMeter
15 7 (13.21%) OOP
15 7 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
16 6 (11.32%) Fintech

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (1.89%) Confluence
1 1 (1.89%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
2 13 (24.53%) Subversion
3 12 (22.64%) JIRA
3 12 (22.64%) Selenium
4 10 (18.87%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (18.87%) Zephyr
5 9 (16.98%) WebDriver
6 7 (13.21%) JMeter
6 7 (13.21%) SoapUI
7 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.66%) Grunt
7 3 (5.66%) gulp
7 3 (5.66%) NUnit
7 3 (5.66%) webpack
8 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.89%) Gradle
9 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.89%) Spock
9 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Polish Language
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Analyst
2 16 (30.19%) Business Analyst
3 14 (26.42%) Developer
4 10 (18.87%) QA Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Business IT Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) IT Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) IT Business Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Java Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Java Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior QA Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Developer in Test
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Tester
8 3 (5.66%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (5.66%) HTML Developer
8 3 (5.66%) QA Leader
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) CSS
1 6 (11.32%) HTML
2 5 (9.43%) Gherkin
3 4 (7.55%) JSON
3 4 (7.55%) RESTful
4 3 (5.66%) .NET
4 3 (5.66%) CSS3
4 3 (5.66%) HTML5
4 3 (5.66%) Polymer
4 3 (5.66%) Spine.js
4 3 (5.66%) Web Components
4 3 (5.66%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) XML
5 2 (3.77%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.89%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.89%) Behat
6 1 (1.89%) J2EE
6 1 (1.89%) React
6 1 (1.89%) Spring
6 1 (1.89%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Fintech
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) NHS
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Android
2 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
2 2 (3.77%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (54.72%) Test Automation
3 20 (37.74%) SDLC
4 19 (35.85%) Scenario Testing
5 17 (32.08%) Scrum
6 16 (30.19%) Functional Testing
6 16 (30.19%) Non-Functional Testing
7 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
8 12 (22.64%) Exploratory Testing
9 11 (20.75%) OO
10 10 (18.87%) Project Planning
10 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
10 10 (18.87%) Test Management
11 9 (16.98%) BDD
12 7 (13.21%) OOP
12 7 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (11.32%) Process Improvement
13 6 (11.32%) TDD
14 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
14 5 (9.43%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) Java
2 25 (47.17%) C#
3 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.55%) TypeScript
5 3 (5.66%) PHP
5 3 (5.66%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) SQL
7 1 (1.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) CBAP
2 2 (3.77%) ISEB
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (37.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Google
2 2 (3.77%) Zend
3 1 (1.89%) LexisNexis
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft