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

User Story
Wiltshire / Chippenham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 31 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 2 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 1.83% 5.78% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 7.69% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 7
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84%  
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 Chippenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chippenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 103 130 129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chippenham 94.50% 75.14% 87.16%
Number of salaries quoted 93 118 125
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chippenham 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 Chippenham

User Stories
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Chippenham

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

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Case Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) Local Government
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chippenham 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Product Delivery Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Case Management
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian