Period
to 24 January 2018

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 6 months to 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 96 140
Rank change year-on-year +2 +44 -21
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 31 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.99% 1.73% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 1.94% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 10
Milton Keynes median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -29.29%
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £52,250 £52,875
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,393 1,445 2,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 89.64% 89.09% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,046 1,269 1,743
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 13 (41.94%) QA
3 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
4 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
4 12 (38.71%) .NET
4 12 (38.71%) C#
5 11 (35.48%) MVC
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 10 (32.26%) EPoS
6 10 (32.26%) HTML5
6 10 (32.26%) Node.js
7 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
7 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
7 9 (29.03%) CSS
7 9 (29.03%) Angular 2
8 8 (25.81%) Scrum
9 7 (22.58%) Telerik
9 7 (22.58%) jQuery
9 7 (22.58%) Kendo UI
9 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
10 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (16.13%) JIRA
12 4 (12.90%) Selenium
12 4 (12.90%) Use Case
12 4 (12.90%) OWASP
12 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (9.68%) Bitbucket
3 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.68%) InstallShield
4 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.23%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) HTML Developer
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Angular Developer
5 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
5 6 (19.35%) SQL Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (9.68%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Lead C# Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
3 12 (38.71%) .NET
3 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
4 10 (32.26%) HTML5
4 10 (32.26%) Node.js
5 9 (29.03%) Angular 2
5 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (29.03%) CSS
6 7 (22.58%) jQuery
6 7 (22.58%) Kendo UI
7 4 (12.90%) CSS3
7 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (12.90%) Web Services
8 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.68%) Entity Framework
8 3 (9.68%) JSON
8 3 (9.68%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (9.68%) WCF
8 3 (9.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) EPoS
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) PDA
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) MVC
3 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
4 8 (25.81%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) API Design
5 4 (12.90%) OWASP
5 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (12.90%) SDLC
5 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) Threat Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) UML
5 4 (12.90%) Use Case
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.68%) Defect Management
6 3 (9.68%) Front End Development
6 3 (9.68%) Microservices
6 3 (9.68%) Mobile Development
6 3 (9.68%) MVVM
6 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ISEB
1 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
3 2 (6.45%) TickIT
4 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Telerik