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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 90 69
Rank change year-on-year +22 -21  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 29 8 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.83% 0.76% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 0.87% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 35
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,625 £34,500 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £54,875 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 890 919 1150
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 86.74% 86.86% 90.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3103 3164 4120
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £24,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £63,750 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 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
Nottingham +23 26 £65,000 +33.33% 1
User Stories
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 30 (57.69%) Java
2 29 (55.77%) JDBC
2 29 (55.77%) OOP
2 29 (55.77%) OO
2 29 (55.77%) Software Engineering
2 29 (55.77%) Git (software)
3 24 (46.15%) RESTful
4 23 (44.23%) Test Automation
4 23 (44.23%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (40.38%) QA
6 19 (36.54%) Manual Testing
7 18 (34.62%) Test Management
7 18 (34.62%) WebDriver
7 18 (34.62%) Defect Management
7 18 (34.62%) Selenium
7 18 (34.62%) Maven
7 18 (34.62%) JIRA
7 18 (34.62%) Ant
7 18 (34.62%) MVC
7 18 (34.62%) SQL
8 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (30.77%) Finance
10 14 (26.92%) TDD
10 14 (26.92%) BDD
11 11 (21.15%) Secure Coding
11 11 (21.15%) SDLC
11 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
11 11 (21.15%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (21.15%) Multithreading
11 11 (21.15%) XML

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Big Data
1 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (13.46%) MongoDB
1 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (55.77%) Git (software)
2 18 (34.62%) Ant
2 18 (34.62%) JIRA
2 18 (34.62%) Maven
2 18 (34.62%) Selenium
2 18 (34.62%) WebDriver
3 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
3 11 (21.15%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) Axure RP
4 2 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Java Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) QA Engineer
4 12 (23.08%) Developer in Test
5 8 (15.38%) QA Test Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Test Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (11.54%) QA Automation Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (11.54%) SSIS Developer
6 6 (11.54%) SSRS Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Lead Business Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Lead Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Test Automation Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (55.77%) JDBC
2 24 (46.15%) RESTful
3 11 (21.15%) HTML
3 11 (21.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) FMCG
4 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) OO
1 29 (55.77%) OOP
1 29 (55.77%) Software Engineering
2 23 (44.23%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (44.23%) Test Automation
3 19 (36.54%) Manual Testing
4 18 (34.62%) Defect Management
4 18 (34.62%) MVC
4 18 (34.62%) Test Management
5 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (26.92%) BDD
6 14 (26.92%) TDD
7 11 (21.15%) Multithreading
7 11 (21.15%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (21.15%) Project Planning
7 11 (21.15%) SDLC
7 11 (21.15%) Secure Coding
7 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
8 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.46%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) Java
2 18 (34.62%) SQL
3 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 6 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.77%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (40.38%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe
3 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
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