Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 83 97
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 14 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.70% 0.62% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.72% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 15
Guildford median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -27.78% -18.18%
10th Percentile £45,000 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £37,750 £55,750
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% -6.82% +10.00%

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 Guildford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 724 692 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 87.97% 85.22% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 641 630 1000
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Guildford

User Stories
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Guildford

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Guildford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Guildford region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) SDLC
3 10 (71.43%) Kubernetes
3 10 (71.43%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) Grails
3 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 10 (71.43%) Docker
3 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 10 (71.43%) Kafka
3 10 (71.43%) Microservices
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Maven
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (21.43%) Puppet
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) SaaS

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
1 10 (71.43%) Java Developer
1 10 (71.43%) Senior Developer
1 10 (71.43%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Grails
1 10 (71.43%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) SDLC
3 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 10 (71.43%) Microservices
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Kubernetes
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet