Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 70 60
Rank change year-on-year -9 -10 +53
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 42 54 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.70% 3.41% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 3.65% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 72
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -15.87% +30.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £35,000 £31,325
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,450 £68,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +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 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 1,440 1,479 1,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 92.43% 93.31% 91.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,248 1,181 1,568
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,250 £68,750
East Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -2.44%

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 -19 32 £50,000 +18.34% 7
Mansfield +7 1 £36,500 -27.72%
User Stories
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) Scrum
3 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 19 (45.24%) CSS
4 18 (42.86%) TDD
5 17 (40.48%) Retail
5 17 (40.48%) JIRA
6 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 15 (35.71%) Test Automation
7 14 (33.33%) User Experience
8 13 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (30.95%) HTML
9 12 (28.57%) Java
9 12 (28.57%) RESTful
9 12 (28.57%) Kanban
10 11 (26.19%) Marketing
10 11 (26.19%) Node.js
10 11 (26.19%) C#
10 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
10 11 (26.19%) React
11 10 (23.81%) Finance
11 10 (23.81%) AWS
11 10 (23.81%) QA
12 9 (21.43%) Coaching
12 9 (21.43%) SDLC
13 8 (19.05%) Web Development
14 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
14 7 (16.67%) Electronics
14 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
14 7 (16.67%) Programme Management

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 (2.38%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.38%) Confluence
1 1 (2.38%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) AWS
2 7 (16.67%) GitHub
2 7 (16.67%) npm
2 7 (16.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Big Data
1 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) HBase
3 1 (2.38%) Impala
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) JIRA
2 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 7 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 7 (16.67%) Mocha
3 7 (16.67%) Subversion
3 7 (16.67%) webpack
4 4 (9.52%) Selenium
5 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.14%) JMeter
5 3 (7.14%) JUnit
5 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 3 (7.14%) Spock
6 2 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.76%) Zephyr
7 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.38%) Protractor
7 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (40.48%) Retail
2 11 (26.19%) Marketing
3 10 (23.81%) Finance
4 7 (16.67%) Electronics
4 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 7 (16.67%) Public Sector
4 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (11.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
3 7 (16.67%) React Developer
3 7 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Scrum Master
6 4 (9.52%) QA Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Big Data Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Java Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior QA Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Leader
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) CSS
2 13 (30.95%) HTML
3 12 (28.57%) RESTful
4 11 (26.19%) Node.js
4 11 (26.19%) React
5 7 (16.67%) .NET
5 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 7 (16.67%) Chai
5 7 (16.67%) Ember.js
5 7 (16.67%) Jest
5 7 (16.67%) JSON
5 7 (16.67%) Material Design
5 7 (16.67%) OAuth
5 7 (16.67%) React Native
5 7 (16.67%) Redux
5 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (16.67%) Vue.js
6 6 (14.29%) XML
7 5 (11.90%) jQuery
8 3 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) User Experience
2 6 (14.29%) NHS
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) Scrum
3 18 (42.86%) TDD
4 15 (35.71%) Test Automation
5 13 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (28.57%) Kanban
7 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
8 9 (21.43%) Coaching
8 9 (21.43%) SDLC
9 8 (19.05%) Web Development
10 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 7 (16.67%) OO
10 7 (16.67%) OOP
10 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (16.67%) Programme Management
10 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 12 (28.57%) Java
3 11 (26.19%) C#
4 7 (16.67%) ES6
4 7 (16.67%) ES7
5 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 6 (14.29%) TypeScript
6 3 (7.14%) Groovy
7 2 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Sun Certification
3 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) HDFS
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle