Period
to 22 October 2018

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

User Story
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 58 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 -26 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 14 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 3.23% 3.36% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 3.56% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Worthing median annual salary £51,000 £54,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.99% +20.56% -
10th Percentile £39,000 £42,542 £42,500
90th Percentile £55,850 £68,000 £47,500
West Sussex median annual salary £54,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -1.36% - -1.79%

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 Worthing with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worthing
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 406 281 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 93.55% 94.30% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 281 228 133
Worthing median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,225 £27,550
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £55,000
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.83% -3.89% +5.88%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Worthing

User Stories
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Worthing

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Worthing

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

Salary histogram for User Stories in Worthing

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

1 13 (92.86%) Project Management
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) PMI Certification
2 12 (85.71%) Business Analysis
2 12 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 12 (85.71%) UML
2 12 (85.71%) Use Case
2 12 (85.71%) User Experience
3 11 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (78.57%) Waterfall
3 11 (78.57%) Product Management
4 10 (71.43%) Process Improvement
4 10 (71.43%) Data Modelling
4 10 (71.43%) Degree
5 9 (64.29%) BPMN
5 9 (64.29%) Business Process Improvement
6 8 (57.14%) QA
7 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (50.00%) PMI
7 7 (50.00%) CBAP
8 5 (35.71%) Workflow
8 5 (35.71%) PMP
8 5 (35.71%) ISEB
8 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (35.71%) Workflow Analysis
8 5 (35.71%) Business Process Modelling
9 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
10 3 (21.43%) Change Management
10 3 (21.43%) Management Information System

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Business Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Business Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Business IT Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Business Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Process Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior IT Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Process Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
6 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) User Experience
2 11 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (50.00%) PMI
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Project Management
2 12 (85.71%) Business Analysis
2 12 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 12 (85.71%) UML
2 12 (85.71%) Use Case
3 11 (78.57%) Product Management
3 11 (78.57%) Waterfall
4 10 (71.43%) Data Modelling
4 10 (71.43%) Process Improvement
5 9 (64.29%) BPMN
5 9 (64.29%) Business Process Improvement
6 5 (35.71%) Business Process Modelling
6 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Workflow
6 5 (35.71%) Workflow Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (21.43%) Change Management
8 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Groovy
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) PMI Certification
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) CBAP
3 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (35.71%) ISEB
4 5 (35.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Atlassian