Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 100 110
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 16 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.27% 0.60% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.66% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 4
Warwickshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -23.81% +31.25%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,750 £38,125
90th Percentile £56,375 £43,250 £81,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -14.77%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1126 1068 1266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 89.22% 91.91% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 822 1116
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,750 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.95% -1.28% -2.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,525 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa -2 8 £43,750 +2.94% 1
User Stories
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) System Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Data Mapping
3 5 (31.25%) XML Schema
3 5 (31.25%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Law
4 4 (25.00%) Legal
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) iPad
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Use Case
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Retail
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Law
2 4 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Business Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Product Owner
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Product Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
1 5 (31.25%) XML Schema
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
2 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Data Mapping
3 5 (31.25%) System Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Use Case
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA