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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 73 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 27 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.77% 0.95% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 1.14% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 1
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -42.30%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
809 962 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 83.06% 83.36% 81.32%
Number of salaries quoted 686 825 558
Average salary £43,300 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Brighton

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (80.00%) Java
3 24 (53.33%) TDD
4 19 (42.22%) Spring
4 19 (42.22%) Web Services
5 17 (37.78%) CSS
5 17 (37.78%) HTML
6 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
7 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 15 (33.33%) Degree
8 14 (31.11%) Mentoring
9 13 (28.89%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (28.89%) MySQL
9 13 (28.89%) Linux
9 13 (28.89%) Apache
9 13 (28.89%) Python
9 13 (28.89%) Social Media
9 13 (28.89%) jQuery
10 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
11 11 (24.44%) Automated Testing
11 11 (24.44%) Django
12 10 (22.22%) XML
12 10 (22.22%) .NET
12 10 (22.22%) QA
12 10 (22.22%) Manual Testing
13 9 (20.00%) Multithreading
13 9 (20.00%) Data Structures
14 8 (17.78%) Performance Testing
14 8 (17.78%) JIRA
15 7 (15.56%) Use Case

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 13 (28.89%) Apache
2 3 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.67%) Orchard CMS
2 3 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 3 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.44%) Mingle
3 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (28.89%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) JIRA
2 5 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) Maven
4 2 (4.44%) Ant
4 2 (4.44%) JUnit
4 2 (4.44%) Gradle
4 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.44%) Hudson
4 2 (4.44%) jMock
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Software Engineer
3 13 (28.89%) Java Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Python Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (22.22%) QA Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Quality Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
8 3 (6.67%) Programmer
8 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Java Web Developer
10 1 (2.22%) ScrumMaster
10 1 (2.22%) Agile Coach
10 1 (2.22%) Java Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Java Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) Spring
1 19 (42.22%) Web Services
2 17 (37.78%) CSS
2 17 (37.78%) HTML
3 13 (28.89%) jQuery
4 11 (24.44%) Django
5 10 (22.22%) XML
5 10 (22.22%) .NET
6 6 (13.33%) J2EE
6 6 (13.33%) JSON
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.67%) WCF
7 3 (6.67%) RESTful
7 3 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.44%) JMS
8 2 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (4.44%) REST
8 2 (4.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Social Media
2 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 9 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 6 (13.33%) Mainframe
5 3 (6.67%) User Experience
5 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (13.33%) Android
3 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) TDD
3 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 14 (31.11%) Mentoring
5 11 (24.44%) Automated Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 9 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 8 (17.78%) Performance Testing
9 7 (15.56%) Use Case
9 7 (15.56%) Compatibility Testing
9 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
9 7 (15.56%) Integration Testing
9 7 (15.56%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (15.56%) UML
9 7 (15.56%) Regression Testing
10 6 (13.33%) ETL
10 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.11%) SDLC
11 5 (11.11%) Waterfall
11 5 (11.11%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) Python
4 7 (15.56%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Pega
1 7 (15.56%) HP
2 6 (13.33%) Informatica
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex and West Sussex-Burgess...
American Express
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago