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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 75 59 77
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 21 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.34% 2.44% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.80% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
759 571 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 84.52% 87.18% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 661 443 521
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 2 March 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Brighton

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 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 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) TDD
2 14 (43.75%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) Scrum
4 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 12 (37.50%) HTML
4 12 (37.50%) CSS
4 12 (37.50%) Degree
5 10 (31.25%) Web Services
6 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
7 8 (25.00%) XML
7 8 (25.00%) .NET
8 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (21.88%) MySQL
8 7 (21.88%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) Linux
8 7 (21.88%) UML
8 7 (21.88%) Apache
8 7 (21.88%) Python
8 7 (21.88%) JIRA
8 7 (21.88%) Use Case
8 7 (21.88%) jQuery
9 6 (18.75%) Spring
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.75%) MVC
9 6 (18.75%) Finance
9 6 (18.75%) Project Management
10 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Business Development
10 5 (15.63%) Management Information System

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 7 (21.88%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) Umbraco
2 3 (9.38%) Apache Solr
2 3 (9.38%) Orchard CMS
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
1 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.25%) PowerCenter
5 1 (3.13%) OLAP
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) jMock
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) Hudson
4 1 (3.13%) Gradle
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Ant
4 1 (3.13%) JUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
4 6 (18.75%) .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Python Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Software Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Junior Project Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Software Project Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Junior
5 5 (15.63%) Coordinator
5 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Delivery Project Manager
6 4 (12.50%) Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) QA Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) CSS
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) Web Services
3 8 (25.00%) XML
3 8 (25.00%) .NET
4 7 (21.88%) jQuery
5 6 (18.75%) Spring
6 5 (15.63%) Django
7 4 (12.50%) WCF
8 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.38%) RESTful
8 3 (9.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.25%) XHTML
10 1 (3.13%) JMS
10 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
10 1 (3.13%) Ajax
10 1 (3.13%) iOS SDK
10 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
1 5 (15.63%) Social Media
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) User Experience
3 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.13%) Open Source
5 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.13%) Social Network
5 1 (3.13%) iPhone
5 1 (3.13%) iPad
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) TDD
3 13 (40.63%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
5 7 (21.88%) Use Case
5 7 (21.88%) UML
6 6 (18.75%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) MVC
7 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Business Development
7 5 (15.63%) Usability Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Kanban
8 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Pair Programming
8 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.88%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Informatica
2 2 (6.25%) Pega
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.25%) Ektron
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Vignette
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe
2 2 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Apple
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago