Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 48 126
Rank change year-on-year -12 +78 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 65 124 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.54% 6.24% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 6.69% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 96 22
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,250 £31,625
90th Percentile £55,000 £68,750 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -3.33%

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 1,342 1,854 2,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 93.65% 93.35% 90.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,060 1,624 1,650
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +10.39%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £70,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -6 63 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Mansfield - 1 £48,500 -
User Stories
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 41 (63.08%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (60.00%) Java
3 36 (55.38%) C#
3 36 (55.38%) QA
3 36 (55.38%) Test Automation
4 31 (47.69%) Functional Testing
4 31 (47.69%) Non-Functional Testing
4 31 (47.69%) Scenario Testing
5 28 (43.08%) SDLC
6 23 (35.38%) Git (software)
7 22 (33.85%) Scrum
8 20 (30.77%) Unit Testing
8 20 (30.77%) JIRA
8 20 (30.77%) Subversion
9 17 (26.15%) Project Planning
9 17 (26.15%) Test Management
9 17 (26.15%) Zephyr
9 17 (26.15%) Exploratory Testing
10 16 (24.62%) Finance
11 15 (23.08%) Fintech
11 15 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
12 13 (20.00%) OO
13 12 (18.46%) OOP
13 12 (18.46%) JMeter
13 12 (18.46%) WebDriver
13 12 (18.46%) Selenium
13 12 (18.46%) SoapUI
14 9 (13.85%) QA Automation
15 8 (12.31%) Process Improvement
16 7 (10.77%) TDD

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 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.54%) Confluence
1 1 (1.54%) IIS
1 1 (1.54%) JBoss
1 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.54%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.54%) Ingres
2 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (35.38%) Git (software)
2 20 (30.77%) JIRA
2 20 (30.77%) Subversion
3 17 (26.15%) Zephyr
4 15 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (18.46%) JMeter
5 12 (18.46%) Selenium
5 12 (18.46%) SoapUI
5 12 (18.46%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.62%) Grunt
6 3 (4.62%) gulp
6 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.62%) webpack
7 2 (3.08%) JUnit
7 2 (3.08%) Maven
7 2 (3.08%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.54%) ANTLR
8 1 (1.54%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.54%) Moq
8 1 (1.54%) Spock
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Analyst
1 18 (27.69%) Business Analyst
2 17 (26.15%) QA Engineer
3 15 (23.08%) Developer
4 12 (18.46%) Java Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Senior Java Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Senior QA Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Automation Tester
5 9 (13.85%) Business IT Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) IT Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) IT Business Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) QA Automation Tester
5 9 (13.85%) QA Tester
5 9 (13.85%) Senior Automation Tester
5 9 (13.85%) Senior QA Tester
5 9 (13.85%) Senior Tester
5 9 (13.85%) Tester
6 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Developer in Test
7 5 (7.69%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) CSS
2 5 (7.69%) HTML
3 4 (6.15%) .NET
3 4 (6.15%) RESTful
4 3 (4.62%) CSS3
4 3 (4.62%) HTML5
4 3 (4.62%) Polymer
4 3 (4.62%) Web Components
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
5 2 (3.08%) J2EE
5 2 (3.08%) React
5 2 (3.08%) Spring
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.54%) Java EE
6 1 (1.54%) JMS
6 1 (1.54%) JPA
6 1 (1.54%) JSON
6 1 (1.54%) Lucene
6 1 (1.54%) Middleware
6 1 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Fintech
2 4 (6.15%) User Experience
3 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.54%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.54%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Android
2 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (63.08%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (55.38%) Test Automation
3 31 (47.69%) Functional Testing
3 31 (47.69%) Non-Functional Testing
3 31 (47.69%) Scenario Testing
4 28 (43.08%) SDLC
5 22 (33.85%) Scrum
6 20 (30.77%) Unit Testing
7 17 (26.15%) Exploratory Testing
7 17 (26.15%) Project Planning
7 17 (26.15%) Test Management
8 13 (20.00%) OO
9 12 (18.46%) OOP
10 9 (13.85%) QA Automation
11 8 (12.31%) Process Improvement
12 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
12 7 (10.77%) TDD
13 6 (9.23%) Use Case
14 5 (7.69%) BDD
14 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) Java
2 36 (55.38%) C#
3 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.15%) TypeScript
5 3 (4.62%) Python
6 1 (1.54%) Groovy
6 1 (1.54%) Java 8
6 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) CBAP
2 2 (3.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (55.38%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (6.15%) Google
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) SAP