Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 33 46
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 5 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 2.62% 4.27% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 4.94% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Newport median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% +9.57% +34.29%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,375 £37,750
90th Percentile £60,090 £55,349 £50,400
South Wales median annual salary £43,750 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.71% +9.33% -

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 Newport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 173 243 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 90.58% 86.48% 91.80%
Number of salaries quoted 164 236 325
Newport median annual salary £42,500 £37,612 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.00% -11.50% +21.43%
10th Percentile £30,725 £22,000 £23,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,349 £59,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% +1.35%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Newport

User Stories
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Newport

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Newport over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Newport

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Newport region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (20.00%) Asynchronous Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Internet Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Finance Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Product Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Asynchronous Programming
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (20.00%) Internet Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle