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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 70 60
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 1 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.29% 0.34% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.39% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Median salary £27,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.61% +23.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.95%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 298 511 586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 86.38% 86.03% 83.71%
Number of salaries quoted 276 360 516
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Guildford region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 1 (100.00%) 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst