The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Marlow 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
Rank 24 20 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Marlow 6.90% 1.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 2.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

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 Marlow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Marlow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 49 41 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Marlow 84.48% 75.93% 82.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 26
Median salary £40,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% -21.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Marlow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Marlow 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 Marlow

User Stories
Salary Trend in Marlow

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Marlow

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Marlow region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (20.00%) Data Ingestion
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) QC Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Software Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Ingestion
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cognizant