Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 82 119
Rank change year-on-year -7 +37 -13
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 29 36 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.95% 2.25% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.66% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 101 47 20
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £45,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,294 1,354 1,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 86.96% 84.52% 90.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,089 1,175 1,643
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £61,100
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Wiltshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Wiltshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Wiltshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Swindon +10 25 £46,250 +8.82% 2
Chippenham +23 15 £45,000 -10.00%
User Stories
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) CSS
2 13 (44.83%) RESTful
3 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (37.93%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
3 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
4 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
4 10 (34.48%) Front End Development
4 10 (34.48%) Web Services
4 10 (34.48%) HTML5
4 10 (34.48%) CSS3
5 5 (17.24%) Degree
5 5 (17.24%) Scrum
5 5 (17.24%) User Experience
5 5 (17.24%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (13.79%) Quantitative Research
6 4 (13.79%) Workload Management
6 4 (13.79%) Line Management
6 4 (13.79%) Self-Awareness
6 4 (13.79%) SDLC
6 4 (13.79%) Ethnography
6 4 (13.79%) Customer Insight
6 4 (13.79%) Qualitative Research
6 4 (13.79%) Service Design
6 4 (13.79%) Guerrilla Research
6 4 (13.79%) Cognitive Psychology
6 4 (13.79%) Psychology

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
1 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.90%) Local Government
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Senior Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (34.48%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Designer
5 4 (13.79%) Lead Designer
5 4 (13.79%) Lead UX Designer
5 4 (13.79%) UI Designer
5 4 (13.79%) UI/UX Designer
5 4 (13.79%) UX Designer
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) CSS
1 13 (44.83%) HTML
1 13 (44.83%) RESTful
2 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
2 10 (34.48%) CSS3
2 10 (34.48%) HTML5
2 10 (34.48%) Web Services
3 3 (10.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (34.48%) Front End Development
4 5 (17.24%) Acceptance Criteria
4 5 (17.24%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Cognitive Psychology
5 4 (13.79%) Customer Insight
5 4 (13.79%) Ethnography
5 4 (13.79%) Guerrilla Research
5 4 (13.79%) Human Factors
5 4 (13.79%) Market Research
5 4 (13.79%) Psychology
5 4 (13.79%) Qualitative Research
5 4 (13.79%) Quantitative Research
5 4 (13.79%) SDLC
5 4 (13.79%) Self-Awareness
5 4 (13.79%) Service Design
5 4 (13.79%) Usability Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.34%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Capita
1 2 (6.90%) Civica
1 2 (6.90%) Northgate