Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - +49 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 10 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 1.66% - 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Knutsford median annual salary - - £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +35.75%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 557 111 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 92.22% 94.07% 90.81%
Number of salaries quoted 231 30 219
Knutsford median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,250 £23,300
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,250 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £44,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.67% -6.25% -

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Knutsford

User Stories
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 21 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 10 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 7 (70.00%) Wealth Management
2 7 (70.00%) Investment Banking
2 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Information Security
4 4 (40.00%) Use Case
4 4 (40.00%) Law
4 4 (40.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) FitNesse
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) API Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (30.00%) Ranorex
5 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) JMeter
5 3 (30.00%) C#

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (30.00%) FitNesse
1 3 (30.00%) JMeter
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
1 3 (30.00%) NUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Ranorex
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
1 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (30.00%) TestNG
1 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 7 (70.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Wealth Management
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Information Security
4 4 (40.00%) Programme Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Use Case
5 3 (30.00%) API Testing
5 3 (30.00%) B2B
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA