The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 90 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 10 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.89% 2.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 2.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 0
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
User Stories
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
920 844 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 82.07% 85.25% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 766 722 747
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

User Stories
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the East Sussex region.

User Stories Salary Trend in East Sussex

User Stories
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in East Sussex

User Stories
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -24 9 £35,500 -2.73%
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Scrum
2 14 (48.28%) Degree
3 13 (44.83%) XML
4 10 (34.48%) Web Services
4 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
5 7 (24.14%) TDD
5 7 (24.14%) Project Management
5 7 (24.14%) C#
5 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
6 6 (20.69%) Data Structures
6 6 (20.69%) Finance
6 6 (20.69%) Java
6 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
6 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
6 6 (20.69%) HTML
6 6 (20.69%) .NET
6 6 (20.69%) Usability Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (20.69%) Informatica
6 6 (20.69%) ETL
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
7 5 (17.24%) Business Development
7 5 (17.24%) MVC
7 5 (17.24%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) Spring

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (10.34%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (10.34%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) PowerCenter
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) OLAP
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Software Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Coordinator
4 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Delivery Project Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Junior Project Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Software Project Manager
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Software Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Software Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Informatica Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Informatica Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) XML
2 10 (34.48%) Web Services
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) .NET
4 5 (17.24%) CSS
4 5 (17.24%) Spring
5 3 (10.34%) JSON
5 3 (10.34%) WCF
5 3 (10.34%) Django
5 3 (10.34%) jQuery
5 3 (10.34%) XHTML
5 3 (10.34%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) WPF
7 1 (3.45%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Data Structures
3 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
3 4 (13.79%) Social Media
4 2 (6.90%) Open Source
4 2 (6.90%) Social Network
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) iPhone
5 1 (3.45%) iPad
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.34%) Android
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Scrum
3 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
4 7 (24.14%) TDD
4 7 (24.14%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) ETL
5 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Usability Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
6 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.24%) Business Development
6 5 (17.24%) MVC
7 3 (10.34%) Refactoring
7 3 (10.34%) Content Management
7 3 (10.34%) Build Automation
7 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.90%) ATDD
8 2 (6.90%) Feature Driven Development
8 2 (6.90%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C#
2 6 (20.69%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.45%) Erlang
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Informatica
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Adobe
3 3 (10.34%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.34%) Ektron
3 3 (10.34%) Vignette
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Apple