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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 73 66 80
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 28 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.84% 2.00% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 2.37% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 1
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
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
813 675 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.54% 84.48% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 718 542 502
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Brighton

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) Java
3 21 (58.33%) TDD
4 16 (44.44%) HTML
4 16 (44.44%) CSS
5 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 14 (38.89%) Web Services
7 13 (36.11%) Spring
8 11 (30.56%) jQuery
8 11 (30.56%) MySQL
8 11 (30.56%) Linux
8 11 (30.56%) Python
8 11 (30.56%) Apache
8 11 (30.56%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (25.00%) Django
9 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (25.00%) Degree
10 8 (22.22%) JIRA
10 8 (22.22%) QA
10 8 (22.22%) Manual Testing
10 8 (22.22%) Finance
10 8 (22.22%) XML
11 7 (19.44%) UML
11 7 (19.44%) Scrum
11 7 (19.44%) Use Case
12 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
12 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (16.67%) .NET
12 6 (16.67%) Social Media

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (30.56%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) CMS
2 3 (8.33%) Umbraco
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Solr
2 3 (8.33%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.56%) Mingle
3 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) MySQL
1 11 (30.56%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) JIRA
2 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.56%) Hudson
4 2 (5.56%) Gradle
4 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.56%) jMock
4 2 (5.56%) Ant
4 2 (5.56%) JUnit
4 2 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Python Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) QA Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Programmer
6 3 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Manager
8 1 (2.78%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (2.78%) iOS Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Coach
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) CSS
1 16 (44.44%) HTML
2 14 (38.89%) Web Services
3 13 (36.11%) Spring
4 11 (30.56%) jQuery
5 9 (25.00%) Django
6 8 (22.22%) XML
7 6 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (8.33%) RESTful
8 3 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.33%) WCF
9 2 (5.56%) REST
9 2 (5.56%) Java EE
9 2 (5.56%) JSON
9 2 (5.56%) Ajax
9 2 (5.56%) J2EE
9 2 (5.56%) JMS
9 2 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Social Media
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Data Structures
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) User Experience
5 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.78%) iPad
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.78%) Social Network
6 1 (2.78%) iPhone
6 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) TDD
3 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Use Case
5 7 (19.44%) UML
5 7 (19.44%) Scrum
6 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.89%) Multithreading
7 5 (13.89%) Compatibility Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Regression Testing
7 5 (13.89%) RAD
8 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Java
2 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (30.56%) Python
4 5 (13.89%) C#
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) HP
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Informatica
3 3 (8.33%) Pega
4 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.78%) Ektron
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) Vignette
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago