The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 88 75
Rank change year-on-year +29 -13  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.00% 0.53% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.58% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 546 695 631
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 91.30% 91.93% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 442 531 567
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Warwickshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leamington Spa -4 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
User Stories
West Midlands

User Stories
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) System Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Law
4 4 (50.00%) Legal
4 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) iPad
5 3 (37.50%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Selenium
5 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) QA Automation
7 1 (12.50%) Case Management
7 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (50.00%) Law
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Software Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Tester
4 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) System Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) QA Automation
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (12.50%) Case Management
7 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Flexi-time, pension
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