Period
to 22 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 46 19
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 14 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 5.93% 1.63% 10.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.17% 1.74% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 21
Worthing median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +18.28% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £67,500
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -12.50% -

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 227 288 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 96.19% 94.12% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 163 223 140
Worthing median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £34,000 £29,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £65,800
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 April 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Worthing

For the 6 months to 22 April 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%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 11 (78.57%) Project Management
4 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
4 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 6 (42.86%) Coaching
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
6 4 (28.57%) QA
6 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
7 3 (21.43%) Open Source
7 3 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (14.29%) PMI
8 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
8 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 2 (14.29%) UML
8 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) JIRA
8 2 (14.29%) Selenium
8 2 (14.29%) Use Case
8 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
8 2 (14.29%) Kanban

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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
1 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Scrum Master
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) PMI
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 11 (78.57%) Project Management
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
4 6 (42.86%) Coaching
4 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Usability Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Groovy
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CBAP
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Atlassian