The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 92 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 12 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.87% 1.07% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.38% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 11
Average salary £43,750 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,550 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
User Stories
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1144 1014 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.96% 77.76% 84.42%
Number of salaries quoted 863 812 921
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

User Stories
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Scrum
3 10 (55.56%) Retail
4 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 9 (50.00%) Project Management
5 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Advertising
6 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (38.89%) ISEB
6 7 (38.89%) UML
6 7 (38.89%) Banking
6 7 (38.89%) Use Case
6 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (38.89%) BPMN
6 7 (38.89%) FMCG
6 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
6 7 (38.89%) Change Management
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.11%) JIRA
8 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
8 2 (11.11%) Demand Management
8 2 (11.11%) People Management
8 2 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
9 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
9 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
9 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
9 1 (5.56%) User Experience
9 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (55.56%) Retail
2 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Advertising
3 7 (38.89%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Product Owner
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Product Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) FMCG
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Scrum
3 9 (50.00%) Project Management
3 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (38.89%) Use Case
4 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
4 7 (38.89%) UML
4 7 (38.89%) Change Management
4 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (38.89%) BPMN
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Demand Management
6 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 2 (11.11%) People Management
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Web Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA