The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 1.04% - 7.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% - 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
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 Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79 61 98
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 82.29% 95.31% 90.74%
Number of salaries quoted 68 52 56
Median salary £50,000 £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.97% +34.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

User Stories
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Welwyn Garden City

User Stories
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 27 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Agile C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Developer
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP