The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
South East / Surrey
Rank 135 141 145
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 33 67 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.19% 1.61% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.84% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31 65 62
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2294 3643 3899
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.79% 87.68% 87.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 3098 3255
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

User Stories
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Surrey

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Surrey

User Stories
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -8 6 £60,000 - 2
Leatherhead - 5 £52,500 -
Weybridge - 5 £52,500 -
Redhill - 3 £75,000 -
Godalming +8 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Woking +7 1 £57,500 +4.54%
Farnham +5 1 £36,500 -
Reigate -9 1 £55,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 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 Surrey region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (53.85%) Scrum
3 18 (34.62%) Business Analysis
4 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (25.00%) B2B
6 12 (23.08%) User Experience
6 12 (23.08%) Wireframes
7 11 (21.15%) UML
8 10 (19.23%) Project Management
8 10 (19.23%) Waterfall
9 9 (17.31%) Finance
9 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
9 9 (17.31%) MS Visio
9 9 (17.31%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (15.38%) .NET
11 7 (13.46%) C#
11 7 (13.46%) Degree
12 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
12 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
12 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
13 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
13 5 (9.62%) SQL
13 5 (9.62%) Java
13 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
13 5 (9.62%) QA
13 5 (9.62%) BDD
13 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
13 5 (9.62%) Agile Project Management
13 5 (9.62%) Exploratory Analysis
14 4 (7.69%) Line Management

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Big Data
2 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.69%) Subversion
4 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.77%) IntelliJ
4 3 (5.77%) NetBeans
5 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.85%) JIRA
5 2 (3.85%) Ranorex
5 2 (3.85%) Selenium
5 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Analyst
1 25 (48.08%) Business Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Senior Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Senior Business Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Agile Coach
5 4 (7.69%) Agile Development Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Software Development Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
5 4 (7.69%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) CSS
2 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) WinForms
2 4 (7.69%) WPF
2 4 (7.69%) XML
3 3 (5.77%) Ajax
3 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.77%) Apache Flex
3 3 (5.77%) CSS3
3 3 (5.77%) HTML5
3 3 (5.77%) jQuery
3 3 (5.77%) JSON
3 3 (5.77%) LESS
3 3 (5.77%) RESTful
3 3 (5.77%) Sass
3 3 (5.77%) Web Services
4 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.85%) Java SE
5 1 (1.92%) Kohana
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) User Experience
2 9 (17.31%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.92%) Fintech
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (53.85%) Scrum
3 18 (34.62%) Business Analysis
4 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (25.00%) B2B
6 12 (23.08%) Wireframes
7 11 (21.15%) UML
8 10 (19.23%) Project Management
8 10 (19.23%) Waterfall
9 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.62%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (9.62%) BDD
10 5 (9.62%) Exploratory Analysis
10 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
11 4 (7.69%) Line Management
11 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 4 (7.69%) MVC
11 4 (7.69%) Product Management
11 4 (7.69%) Test Automation
12 3 (5.77%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) C#
2 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.62%) Java
3 5 (9.62%) SQL
4 2 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
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