The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
London / Croydon
Rank 32 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.71% - 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% - 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 146 199 115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 83.43% 78.66% 73.25%
Number of salaries quoted 117 167 95
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

User Stories
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Croydon

User Stories
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 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 Croydon region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics Manager
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Resource Allocation
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) UML
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £63060.00 - £74446.00 per annum + allowance + pension + benefits
Posted: Yesterday