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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 49 72 92
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +20
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 33 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.86% 2.31% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 2.78% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 15
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
768 720 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 89.93% 83.24% 84.46%
Number of salaries quoted 660 585 829
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Brighton

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 51 (96.23%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Degree
3 19 (35.85%) TDD
3 19 (35.85%) Java
4 16 (30.19%) SQL
5 14 (26.42%) Systems Analysis
5 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
5 14 (26.42%) Web Development
6 13 (24.53%) Management Information System
6 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (22.64%) Mobile App
7 12 (22.64%) Finance
7 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
7 12 (22.64%) Project Management
7 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
7 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
7 12 (22.64%) Spring
7 12 (22.64%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (20.75%) Data Migration
8 11 (20.75%) Migration
9 10 (18.87%) JSP
9 10 (18.87%) Linux
9 10 (18.87%) Apache
9 10 (18.87%) MySQL
9 10 (18.87%) JPA
9 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (18.87%) FreeMarker
10 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
10 9 (16.98%) Web Services
10 9 (16.98%) .NET

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.87%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) CICS
2 2 (3.77%) Confluence
2 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.89%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) MySQL
3 6 (11.32%) Big Data
3 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (11.32%) DataStage
4 2 (3.77%) DB2
4 2 (3.77%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
1 3 (5.66%) JMeter
1 3 (5.66%) Selenium
1 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.77%) Ant
2 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.77%) Gradle
2 2 (3.77%) Hudson
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.77%) jMock
2 2 (3.77%) JUnit
2 2 (3.77%) Maven
2 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.77%) XPEDITER
3 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (22.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Interactive Media
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Java Software Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Software Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Product Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Head of Development
5 6 (11.32%) Head of Engineering
5 6 (11.32%) Head of Software Development
5 6 (11.32%) Head of Software Engineering
6 2 (3.77%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Architect
6 2 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Mainframe Software Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) QA Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
1 12 (22.64%) Spring
2 10 (18.87%) FreeMarker
2 10 (18.87%) JPA
2 10 (18.87%) JSP
3 9 (16.98%) .NET
3 9 (16.98%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) REST
5 2 (3.77%) Ajax
5 2 (3.77%) Java EE
5 2 (3.77%) JMS
5 2 (3.77%) RESTful
5 2 (3.77%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.89%) CSS
6 1 (1.89%) HTML
6 1 (1.89%) Middleware
6 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (24.53%) Management Information System
2 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
2 12 (22.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.77%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) VSAM
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (96.23%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) TDD
3 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
3 14 (26.42%) Systems Analysis
3 14 (26.42%) Web Development
4 12 (22.64%) Project Management
4 12 (22.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (20.75%) Data Migration
5 11 (20.75%) Migration
6 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
8 8 (15.09%) BDD
8 8 (15.09%) Open Source
9 6 (11.32%) Analytics
9 6 (11.32%) ATDD
9 6 (11.32%) Build Automation
9 6 (11.32%) Data Management
9 6 (11.32%) ETL
9 6 (11.32%) Information Security
9 6 (11.32%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) Java
2 16 (30.19%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) COBOL
4 2 (3.77%) Groovy
4 2 (3.77%) JCL
4 2 (3.77%) REXX
5 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (49.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) ISEB
2 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) IBM
2 6 (11.32%) Informatica
2 6 (11.32%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.77%) Rally
3 2 (3.77%) Syncsort
Brighton, East Sussex
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