The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 85 109 122
Rank change year-on-year +24 +13  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 25 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.79% 0.80% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 0.92% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 7
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £42,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1221 1518 1676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.59% 86.74% 84.35%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1200 1269
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing User Stories as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Buckinghamshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Buckinghamshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Milton Keynes - 18 £45,000 -
Marlow -4 4 £40,000 - 1
Aylesbury +17 3 £44,000 +3.52%
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) Scrum
3 15 (33.33%) SQL
3 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 12 (26.67%) Java
4 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
5 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
5 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 10 (22.22%) CSS
6 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
6 10 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Degree
7 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (20.00%) Analytics
7 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (17.78%) Hibernate
8 8 (17.78%) Spring
8 8 (17.78%) Planning Poker
8 8 (17.78%) Ajax
8 8 (17.78%) jQuery
9 7 (15.56%) Marketing
9 7 (15.56%) User Experience
9 7 (15.56%) Cognos
9 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.33%) MySQL
10 6 (13.33%) Oracle
10 6 (13.33%) ETL

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.22%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.22%) InDesign
2 1 (2.22%) InVision
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Google Analytics
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon S3
2 4 (8.89%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.33%) MySQL
3 6 (13.33%) Pentaho
3 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (13.33%) QlikView
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (8.89%) Big Data
4 4 (8.89%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.89%) OLAP
4 4 (8.89%) OLTP
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.11%) Selenium
3 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.22%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (15.56%) Marketing
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Analyst
2 13 (28.89%) Business Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Product Owner
4 9 (20.00%) Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Agile Product Owner
5 8 (17.78%) Java Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Product Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Product Business Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Product Owner
7 4 (8.89%) Angular Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Product Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Project Leader
7 4 (8.89%) QC Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Software Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Scrum Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) CSS
2 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (17.78%) Ajax
3 8 (17.78%) Hibernate
3 8 (17.78%) jQuery
3 8 (17.78%) Spring
4 5 (11.11%) Java EE
4 5 (11.11%) JSP
4 5 (11.11%) REST
4 5 (11.11%) Spring Boot
4 5 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 5 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (4.44%) HTML
5 2 (4.44%) Web Services
6 1 (2.22%) .NET
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.22%) CSS3
6 1 (2.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.56%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) Scrum
3 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 10 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 9 (20.00%) Analytics
6 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (17.78%) Planning Poker
8 6 (13.33%) Data Integration
8 6 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (13.33%) ETL
8 6 (13.33%) Kanban
8 6 (13.33%) MVC
8 6 (13.33%) Software Delivery
8 6 (13.33%) Test Management
8 6 (13.33%) Visualisation
9 5 (11.11%) Microservices
9 5 (11.11%) Wireframes
10 4 (8.89%) Data Ingestion
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) Java
3 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) C#
4 5 (11.11%) ECMAScript
4 5 (11.11%) ES6
4 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Cognos
3 6 (13.33%) ClickTale
3 6 (13.33%) Google
3 6 (13.33%) Informatica
3 6 (13.33%) Jaspersoft
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 6 (13.33%) Talend
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe
4 1 (2.22%) Cognizant