Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 37 39
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2 +41
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 2 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 0.67% 2.43% 4.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 2.93% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 22
Woking median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +22.22% -25.00%
Surrey median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -4.76%

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 Woking with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Woking
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 271 273 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 90.94% 82.98% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 200 243 316
Woking median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,400 £29,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £67,375
Surrey median annual salary £53,628 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +7.26% +4.17% +3.23%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Woking

User Stories
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Woking

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Woking region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Burndown Charts
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Games

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum Master
1 1 (50.00%) Software Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) Burndown Charts
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree