The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 74 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.85% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
520 659 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 73.76% 76.10% 76.80%
Number of salaries quoted 418 462 382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
User Stories
Hampshire

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) XSL
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Mobile
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
1 6 (75.00%) QA
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Maven
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) J2ME
2 4 (50.00%) Symbian
3 3 (37.50%) Calabash
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) JBehave

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) Calabash
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
4 2 (25.00%) JBehave
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Web Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) QA Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) XSL
2 4 (50.00%) J2ME
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Mobile
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Symbian