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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 100 73 87
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 13 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.92% 1.65% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 2.02% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 6
Average salary £42,500 £52,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.26% +22.35%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
1088 642 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 77.05% 81.58% 68.17%
Number of salaries quoted 924 577 656
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -34 11 £42,500 -18.26%
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (62.50%) Scrum
2 13 (54.17%) Degree
3 11 (45.83%) Usability Testing
3 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
3 11 (45.83%) Back Office
3 11 (45.83%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.83%) Web Services
5 5 (20.83%) XML
5 5 (20.83%) DSDM
5 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
5 5 (20.83%) Pair Programming
5 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) VB6
6 4 (16.67%) ETL
6 4 (16.67%) Informatica
6 4 (16.67%) SLA
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.67%) VB
6 4 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Games

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Tridion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) PowerCenter
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (45.83%) Back Office
2 2 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Coordinator
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.33%) VB Developer
3 2 (8.33%) VB6 Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Informatica Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (4.17%) Product Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Informatica Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Product Manager
4 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) XHTML
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) WCF
5 1 (4.17%) Django
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
1 2 (8.33%) Social Media
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Social Network
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Scrum
2 11 (45.83%) Usability Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) DSDM
3 5 (20.83%) Pair Programming
3 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) ETL
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) B2B
7 1 (4.17%) OOD
7 1 (4.17%) OOP
7 1 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (4.17%) RAD
7 1 (4.17%) Use Case
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) VB6
1 4 (16.67%) VB
1 4 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Erlang
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
2 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Vignette
3 1 (4.17%) Ektron
3 1 (4.17%) Sitecore