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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 55 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 34 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.17% 1.80% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 2.05% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 14
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -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
706 780 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 86.63% 87.84% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 614 677 470
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Brighton

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 51 (82.26%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.94%) Scrum
3 24 (38.71%) Business Analysis
4 22 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (35.48%) User Experience
5 21 (33.87%) QA
6 20 (32.26%) JIRA
7 19 (30.65%) TDD
7 19 (30.65%) SDLC
8 18 (29.03%) Java
9 17 (27.42%) Web Services
10 15 (24.19%) Automated Testing
10 15 (24.19%) Manual Testing
11 13 (20.97%) Performance Testing
11 13 (20.97%) Compatibility Testing
11 13 (20.97%) Unit Testing
11 13 (20.97%) Integration Testing
11 13 (20.97%) HP Quality Center
11 13 (20.97%) Waterfall
11 13 (20.97%) Functional Testing
11 13 (20.97%) RAD
11 13 (20.97%) Regression Testing
11 13 (20.97%) HP
11 13 (20.97%) System Integration Testing
12 11 (17.74%) Oracle
13 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (12.90%) SaaS
14 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
14 8 (12.90%) Degree
14 8 (12.90%) Mainframe

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (6.45%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) SaaS
2 3 (4.84%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) Big Data
1 4 (6.45%) DB2
1 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (32.26%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 5 (8.06%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Banking
2 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Retail
2 4 (6.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Analyst
1 24 (38.71%) Product Manager
2 23 (37.10%) Business Analyst
3 21 (33.87%) Product Analyst
3 21 (33.87%) Product Business Analyst
4 20 (32.26%) Business Manager
5 13 (20.97%) QA Engineer
6 10 (16.13%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Head of Development
7 4 (6.45%) Head of Engineering
7 4 (6.45%) Head of Software Development
7 4 (6.45%) Head of Software Engineering
7 4 (6.45%) Product Owner
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Systems Tester
7 4 (6.45%) Tester
7 4 (6.45%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.42%) Web Services
2 2 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (1.61%) CSS
3 1 (1.61%) HTML
3 1 (1.61%) HTML5
3 1 (1.61%) jQuery
3 1 (1.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (35.48%) User Experience
2 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.90%) Mainframe
2 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Replication
3 4 (6.45%) Social Media
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (82.26%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.94%) Scrum
3 24 (38.71%) Business Analysis
4 22 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (30.65%) SDLC
5 19 (30.65%) TDD
6 15 (24.19%) Automated Testing
6 15 (24.19%) Manual Testing
7 13 (20.97%) Compatibility Testing
7 13 (20.97%) Functional Testing
7 13 (20.97%) Integration Testing
7 13 (20.97%) Performance Testing
7 13 (20.97%) RAD
7 13 (20.97%) Regression Testing
7 13 (20.97%) System Integration Testing
7 13 (20.97%) Unit Testing
7 13 (20.97%) Waterfall
8 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
10 7 (11.29%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) Java
2 5 (8.06%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) COBOL
4 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
2 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (33.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) HP
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle
3 6 (9.68%) Pega
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
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