Period
to 19 April 2018

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 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 116 159
Rank change year-on-year +16 +43 +5
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 66 42 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.25% 1.52% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 1.72% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 56 38 19
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,075 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £59,375 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,571 2,447 3,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.81% 88.69% 87.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,058 2,008 2,547
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £25,425 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing User Stories as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 19 April 2018. 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
Milton Keynes +8 35 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Aylesbury -6 16 £40,000 -8.05%
High Wycombe +12 12 £48,750 -11.36% 1
User Stories
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 61 (92.42%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.03%) C#
3 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (34.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 21 (31.82%) .NET
5 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 19 (28.79%) HTML
6 19 (28.79%) SDLC
7 18 (27.27%) Test Automation
8 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (24.24%) CSS
9 16 (24.24%) E-Commerce
9 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (22.73%) EPoS
10 15 (22.73%) SQL
10 15 (22.73%) MVC
10 15 (22.73%) Scrum
10 15 (22.73%) Open Source
11 14 (21.21%) WebDriver
11 14 (21.21%) RESTful
11 14 (21.21%) Cucumber
11 14 (21.21%) Manual Testing
11 14 (21.21%) Kanban
11 14 (21.21%) Selenium
11 14 (21.21%) Use Case
11 14 (21.21%) Release Automation
12 13 (19.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (19.70%) OOP
12 13 (19.70%) OO
12 13 (19.70%) Web Services

User Stories
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (3.03%) Network Security
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) Power BI
4 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Cucumber
1 14 (21.21%) Selenium
1 14 (21.21%) WebDriver
2 5 (7.58%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Legal
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Automotive
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Analyst
2 18 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 15 (22.73%) Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Automation Tester
4 13 (19.70%) Tester
5 11 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Development Team Leader
6 9 (13.64%) HTML Developer
6 9 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 9 (13.64%) Selenium Tester
6 9 (13.64%) Software Development Team Leader
6 9 (13.64%) Software Team Leader
6 9 (13.64%) Team Leader
7 6 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Angular Developer
7 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) .NET
2 19 (28.79%) HTML
3 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (24.24%) CSS
4 14 (21.21%) RESTful
5 13 (19.70%) Web Services
6 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
7 10 (15.15%) Node.js
8 9 (13.64%) Angular 2
9 7 (10.61%) HTML5
9 7 (10.61%) jQuery
9 7 (10.61%) Kendo UI
10 5 (7.58%) JSON
10 5 (7.58%) SOAP
11 4 (6.06%) CSS3
11 4 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.52%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) EPoS
2 8 (12.12%) User Experience
3 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.09%) Minimum Viable Product
3 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.58%) Client/Server
4 5 (7.58%) Driving Licence
4 5 (7.58%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.03%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (92.42%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.85%) Continuous Delivery
3 19 (28.79%) SDLC
4 18 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 16 (24.24%) E-Commerce
6 15 (22.73%) MVC
6 15 (22.73%) Open Source
6 15 (22.73%) Scrum
7 14 (21.21%) Kanban
7 14 (21.21%) Manual Testing
7 14 (21.21%) Release Automation
7 14 (21.21%) Use Case
8 13 (19.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (19.70%) OO
8 13 (19.70%) OOP
9 11 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (13.64%) TDD
10 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) C#
2 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.73%) SQL
4 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.06%) ES6
6 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) PMI Certification
1 4 (6.06%) PMP
2 2 (3.03%) CISSP
2 2 (3.03%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) OSCP
2 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) ISEB
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Telerik
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle