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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 147 139
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 33 47 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.23% 1.28% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.51% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 69
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £39,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.02%  

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 2347 3107 4012
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 87.51% 84.61% 87.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1903 2650 3386
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Woking +28 9 £40,000 -33.33%
Staines +8 5 £55,000 - 1
Dorking -2 4 - -
Farnham +11 2 £37,500 -28.57%
Virginia Water - 2 £50,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +36 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Guildford +16 1 £27,500 -47.61%
Reigate -14 1 £75,000 +25.00%
Chertsey - 1 £52,500 -
Godalming - 1 £50,000 -
User Stories
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 52 (77.61%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (59.70%) Scrum
3 21 (31.34%) Finance
4 16 (23.88%) Degree
5 15 (22.39%) Project Management
6 13 (19.40%) Business Analysis
7 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (17.91%) UML
8 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
9 9 (13.43%) User Experience
9 9 (13.43%) Wireframes
10 7 (10.45%) Analytics
10 7 (10.45%) B2B
10 7 (10.45%) C#
10 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
10 7 (10.45%) .NET
11 6 (8.96%) Java
11 6 (8.96%) SQL
11 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.96%) MS Visio
11 6 (8.96%) Agile Project Management
12 5 (7.46%) Exploratory Analysis
12 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
12 5 (7.46%) BDD
12 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
12 5 (7.46%) JIRA
12 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
12 5 (7.46%) Product Management

User Stories
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) Big Data
2 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.49%) MySQL
2 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
2 4 (5.97%) Subversion
2 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.48%) IntelliJ
3 3 (4.48%) NetBeans
4 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.99%) Ranorex
4 2 (2.99%) Selenium
4 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.49%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.49%) GitLab
5 1 (1.49%) YouTrack
General
1 21 (31.34%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Electronics
2 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.49%) Automotive
3 1 (1.49%) Back Office
3 1 (1.49%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (53.73%) Analyst
2 35 (52.24%) Business Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Product Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Product Business Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Agile Coach
5 5 (7.46%) Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Product Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Development Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Development Project Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Digital Project Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Product Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Software Development Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Software Development Project Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) CSS
2 5 (7.46%) HTML
3 4 (5.97%) jQuery
4 3 (4.48%) Ajax
4 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.48%) Apache Flex
4 3 (4.48%) CSS3
4 3 (4.48%) HTML5
4 3 (4.48%) JSON
4 3 (4.48%) LESS
4 3 (4.48%) RESTful
4 3 (4.48%) Sass
4 3 (4.48%) Web Services
5 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.99%) Java SE
5 2 (2.99%) WinForms
5 2 (2.99%) WPF
5 2 (2.99%) XML
6 1 (1.49%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) User Experience
2 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.97%) Minimum Viable Product
4 3 (4.48%) NHS
5 2 (2.99%) Xbox
6 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Solaris
2 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (77.61%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (59.70%) Scrum
3 15 (22.39%) Project Management
4 13 (19.40%) Business Analysis
5 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (17.91%) UML
6 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
7 9 (13.43%) Wireframes
8 7 (10.45%) Analytics
8 7 (10.45%) B2B
9 6 (8.96%) Agile Project Management
9 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.46%) BDD
10 5 (7.46%) Exploratory Analysis
10 5 (7.46%) Product Management
10 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
10 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.97%) MVC
11 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
11 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) C#
1 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.96%) Java
2 6 (8.96%) SQL
3 2 (2.99%) VB
4 1 (1.49%) C
4 1 (1.49%) C++
4 1 (1.49%) Perl
4 1 (1.49%) PHP
4 1 (1.49%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) Ruby
4 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) APMG
2 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
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