The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 83 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 9 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.95% 3.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 3.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 0
Average salary £35,500 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
User Stories
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
784 668 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.79% 84.66% 79.84%
Number of salaries quoted 681 576 636
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

User Stories
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Brighton

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Brighton

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) Scrum
3 10 (43.48%) Degree
4 8 (34.78%) XML
5 7 (30.43%) Project Management
5 7 (30.43%) TDD
6 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 6 (26.09%) Usability Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (26.09%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) C#
7 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 5 (21.74%) HTML
7 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Business Development
7 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
7 5 (21.74%) ETL
7 5 (21.74%) Informatica
8 4 (17.39%) MVC
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 4 (17.39%) .NET
8 4 (17.39%) Social Media
9 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
9 3 (13.04%) Django
9 3 (13.04%) jQuery
9 3 (13.04%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (13.04%) Adobe CQ

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (13.04%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.70%) PowerCenter
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (4.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Coordinator
3 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Junior
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Delivery Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Software Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Junior Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Software Manager
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Informatica Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Informatica Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
6 2 (8.70%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (4.35%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) XML
2 6 (26.09%) Web Services
3 5 (21.74%) CSS
3 5 (21.74%) HTML
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) XHTML
5 3 (13.04%) Django
5 3 (13.04%) jQuery
6 2 (8.70%) Spring
7 1 (4.35%) WCF
7 1 (4.35%) WPF
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.35%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Social Media
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 2 (8.70%) Social Network
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.35%) iPhone
4 1 (4.35%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) Scrum
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) Usability Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (21.74%) Business Development
5 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
5 5 (21.74%) ETL
6 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
7 3 (13.04%) Content Management
7 3 (13.04%) Refactoring
8 2 (8.70%) Use Case
8 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Kanban
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.70%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.35%) Erlang
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Informatica
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Adobe
3 3 (13.04%) Sitecore
3 3 (13.04%) Ektron
3 3 (13.04%) Vignette
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Apple