The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 90 101
Rank change year-on-year +18 +11  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 12 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.39% 0.10% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.11% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 10
Median salary £47,500 £67,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.62% +54.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 789 876 1186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 91.32% 91.63% 85.94%
Number of salaries quoted 616 671 901
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.39% +7.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

User Stories
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) Scrum
3 17 (60.71%) Software Engineering
3 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) CSS
4 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 11 (39.29%) Java
5 11 (39.29%) Hibernate
5 11 (39.29%) Ajax
5 11 (39.29%) Spring
5 11 (39.29%) Degree
5 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
5 11 (39.29%) jQuery
5 11 (39.29%) Planning Poker
5 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
6 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 8 (28.57%) REST
6 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (28.57%) Microservices
6 8 (28.57%) Spring Boot
6 8 (28.57%) ES6
6 8 (28.57%) Spring MVC
6 8 (28.57%) Selenium
6 8 (28.57%) Java EE
6 8 (28.57%) MVC
6 8 (28.57%) ECMAScript
6 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 8 (28.57%) JSP
6 8 (28.57%) XML

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (3.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.57%) Fireworks
1 1 (3.57%) InDesign
1 1 (3.57%) InVision
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Pentaho
2 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 6 (21.43%) MySQL
2 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (21.43%) QlikView
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (14.29%) OLAP
3 4 (14.29%) OLTP
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) Impala
4 1 (3.57%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 8 (28.57%) Selenium
2 7 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
1 11 (39.29%) Java Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Product Owner
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Product Owner
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Angular Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Product Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Product Business Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Product Owner
6 3 (10.71%) Product Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum Product Owner
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce Product Owner
8 1 (3.57%) ERP Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) ERP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) CSS
2 11 (39.29%) Ajax
2 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
2 11 (39.29%) Hibernate
2 11 (39.29%) jQuery
2 11 (39.29%) Spring
3 8 (28.57%) Java EE
3 8 (28.57%) JSP
3 8 (28.57%) REST
3 8 (28.57%) Spring Boot
3 8 (28.57%) Spring MVC
3 8 (28.57%) XML
4 3 (10.71%) J2EE
5 1 (3.57%) CSS3
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) Scrum
3 17 (60.71%) Software Engineering
4 11 (39.29%) Planning Poker
5 8 (28.57%) Microservices
5 8 (28.57%) MVC
6 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (25.00%) ETL
7 6 (21.43%) Data Integration
7 6 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Visualisation
8 4 (14.29%) Analytics
8 4 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (14.29%) Kanban
8 4 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 4 (14.29%) Test Management
9 2 (7.14%) Actionable Insight
9 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 8 (28.57%) ECMAScript
4 8 (28.57%) ES6
4 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Talend
2 6 (21.43%) Cognos
2 6 (21.43%) Informatica
2 6 (21.43%) Jaspersoft
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) ClickTale
3 4 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe
4 1 (3.57%) MicroStrategy