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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 76 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 38 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.08% 1.38% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 1.66% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 1
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1030 966 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.60% 83.35% 80.74%
Number of salaries quoted 879 786 629
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,150
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 +5 33 £40,000 +26.98%
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 40 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (77.78%) Java
3 27 (60.00%) TDD
4 20 (44.44%) Web Services
5 17 (37.78%) CSS
5 17 (37.78%) HTML
5 17 (37.78%) Spring
6 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
7 15 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 13 (28.89%) QA
8 13 (28.89%) jQuery
8 13 (28.89%) Manual Testing
8 13 (28.89%) MySQL
8 13 (28.89%) Linux
8 13 (28.89%) Apache
8 13 (28.89%) Python
8 13 (28.89%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (26.67%) Finance
9 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 11 (24.44%) Degree
10 11 (24.44%) Django
10 11 (24.44%) Performance Testing
11 10 (22.22%) HP
11 10 (22.22%) Regression Testing
11 10 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
11 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
11 10 (22.22%) Integration Testing
11 10 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
12 9 (20.00%) Social Media

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 13 (28.89%) Apache
2 3 (6.67%) CMS
2 3 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 3 (6.67%) Orchard 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
2 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) MySQL
1 13 (28.89%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) JIRA
2 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) Maven
4 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.44%) Hudson
4 2 (4.44%) Gradle
4 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.44%) jMock
4 2 (4.44%) Ant
4 2 (4.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Java Developer
3 11 (24.44%) QA Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) Software Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) Python Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Quality Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Programmer
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (2.22%) Consultant
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) Web Services
2 17 (37.78%) HTML
2 17 (37.78%) Spring
2 17 (37.78%) CSS
3 13 (28.89%) jQuery
4 11 (24.44%) Django
5 9 (20.00%) XML
6 7 (15.56%) .NET
7 4 (8.89%) J2EE
7 4 (8.89%) JSON
8 3 (6.67%) WCF
8 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.67%) RESTful
8 3 (6.67%) Entity Framework
9 2 (4.44%) REST
9 2 (4.44%) JMS
9 2 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Social Media
2 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.56%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.89%) Mainframe
5 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.67%) User Experience
6 2 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Android
2 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (60.00%) TDD
3 15 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 13 (28.89%) Manual Testing
5 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 11 (24.44%) Performance Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Integration Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Regression Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 9 (20.00%) RAD
9 7 (15.56%) UML
9 7 (15.56%) Multithreading
9 7 (15.56%) Use Case
9 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.11%) ETL
11 5 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) Python
4 6 (13.33%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.22%) VB
6 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) HP
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 6 (13.33%) Pega
4 5 (11.11%) Informatica
5 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft