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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 77 97 71
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 14 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.68% 0.98% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.18% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 11
Average salary £41,000 £30,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -42.30%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
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
686 1018 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.45% 83.17% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 544 881 525
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Brighton

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (83.72%) Java
3 23 (53.49%) Web Services
4 21 (48.84%) TDD
5 17 (39.53%) Spring
6 16 (37.21%) Computer Science
6 16 (37.21%) Degree
7 15 (34.88%) Automated Testing
7 15 (34.88%) Social Media
7 15 (34.88%) Mentoring
8 13 (30.23%) Manual Testing
8 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
8 13 (30.23%) QA
9 11 (25.58%) Performance Testing
9 11 (25.58%) Compatibility Testing
9 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
9 11 (25.58%) Integration Testing
9 11 (25.58%) HP
9 11 (25.58%) XML
9 11 (25.58%) HTML
9 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
9 11 (25.58%) Regression Testing
9 11 (25.58%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (25.58%) Data Structures
9 11 (25.58%) System Integration Testing
10 10 (23.26%) Multithreading
10 10 (23.26%) RAD
10 10 (23.26%) CSS
10 10 (23.26%) .NET
11 9 (20.93%) J2EE

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 7 (16.28%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.33%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (2.33%) CICS
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.33%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
1 7 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.33%) Hudson
3 1 (2.33%) Gradle
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) jMock
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Ant
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Software Engineer
1 13 (30.23%) QA Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Python Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Java Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.33%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (2.33%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) Web Services
2 17 (39.53%) Spring
3 11 (25.58%) XML
3 11 (25.58%) HTML
4 10 (23.26%) .NET
4 10 (23.26%) CSS
5 9 (20.93%) JSON
5 9 (20.93%) J2EE
6 7 (16.28%) Django
6 7 (16.28%) jQuery
7 2 (4.65%) RESTful
7 2 (4.65%) HTML5
8 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.33%) REST
8 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.33%) Ajax
8 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.33%) Java EE
8 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Computer Science
2 15 (34.88%) Social Media
3 11 (25.58%) Data Structures
4 6 (13.95%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.65%) User Experience
6 1 (2.33%) VSAM
6 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Android
1 9 (20.93%) Apple iOS
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) TDD
3 15 (34.88%) Automated Testing
3 15 (34.88%) Mentoring
4 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
4 13 (30.23%) Manual Testing
5 11 (25.58%) Performance Testing
5 11 (25.58%) Compatibility Testing
5 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
5 11 (25.58%) Integration Testing
5 11 (25.58%) Regression Testing
5 11 (25.58%) System Integration Testing
6 10 (23.26%) Multithreading
6 10 (23.26%) RAD
7 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
7 9 (20.93%) SDLC
8 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (13.95%) ETL
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.93%) SQL
4 7 (16.28%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) REXX
5 1 (2.33%) JCL
5 1 (2.33%) CLIST
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) HP
2 9 (20.93%) Pega
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle
4 6 (13.95%) Informatica
5 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) TSYS
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