The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 52 71 63
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 10 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.90% 0.51% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 0.62% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £39,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
User Stories
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
449 487 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 85.36% 82.68% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 399 387 273
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

User Stories
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Basingstoke

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (50.00%) RUP
3 6 (50.00%) SOA
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (50.00%) Use Case
3 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) CAD
5 4 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) UML
7 2 (16.67%) QA
8 1 (8.33%) Selenium
8 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (50.00%) RUP
2 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) Use Case
2 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (41.67%) CAD
4 2 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft