The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 42 52 46
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 1 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.31% 2.23% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 2.61% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 12
Median salary - £65,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 269 536 486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 83.54% 85.35% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 237 443 409
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

User Stories
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Slough

User Stories
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Slough region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Logistics
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) hybris
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) hybris
1 1 (50.00%) SAP