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

User Story
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 59 79
Rank change year-on-year -24 +20  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 2 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.23% 3.37% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 3.92% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 28 11
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +23.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 804 943 950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 92.84% 85.88% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 690 797 793
Median salary £42,500 £42,655 £43,300
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.36% -1.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

User Stories
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for User Stories in East Sussex

User Stories
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Brighton -4 2 £50,000 +5.26% 1
User Stories
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (30.00%) Product Management
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 5 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.00%) Change Management
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
7 3 (15.00%) Open Source
7 3 (15.00%) Line Management
7 3 (15.00%) User Experience
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) SWOT Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Use Case
7 3 (15.00%) Release Management
7 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (10.00%) Validation
9 1 (5.00%) CRM
9 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (5.00%) Android

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (5.00%) SaaS
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Product Owner
2 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Digital Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Junior
3 3 (15.00%) Junior Product Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Junior Product Owner
3 3 (15.00%) Product Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Product Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Product Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (30.00%) Product Management
5 5 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Change Management
7 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (15.00%) Open Source
7 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.00%) Release Management
7 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (15.00%) SWOT Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree