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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 76 98 73
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -25
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 17 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.67% 0.99% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.20% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 12
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -15.86%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
851 1166 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.60% 82.05% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 706 996 587
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +26 17 £40,000 -5.88% 1
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (97.87%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (82.98%) Java
3 26 (55.32%) Web Services
4 25 (53.19%) TDD
4 25 (53.19%) Automated Testing
5 22 (46.81%) Manual Testing
6 19 (40.43%) QA
7 18 (38.30%) Performance Testing
8 17 (36.17%) Compatibility Testing
8 17 (36.17%) Unit Testing
8 17 (36.17%) Integration Testing
8 17 (36.17%) HP Quality Center
8 17 (36.17%) System Integration Testing
8 17 (36.17%) Spring
8 17 (36.17%) Regression Testing
8 17 (36.17%) HP
9 16 (34.04%) RAD
9 16 (34.04%) Mentoring
10 15 (31.91%) SDLC
10 15 (31.91%) Waterfall
11 14 (29.79%) Computer Science
11 14 (29.79%) Degree
12 13 (27.66%) Oracle
12 13 (27.66%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (27.66%) Social Media
13 10 (21.28%) SQL
13 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
13 10 (21.28%) Finance
14 9 (19.15%) JSON
14 9 (19.15%) J2EE

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (12.77%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (12.77%) MySQL
2 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) DB2
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) jMock
2 2 (4.26%) Ant
2 2 (4.26%) JUnit
2 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.26%) Gradle
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.26%) Maven
3 1 (2.13%) Hudson
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Games
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) QA Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Senior Software Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Python Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Java Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (2.13%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) Web Services
2 17 (36.17%) Spring
3 9 (19.15%) XML
3 9 (19.15%) HTML
3 9 (19.15%) J2EE
3 9 (19.15%) JSON
4 8 (17.02%) CSS
5 7 (14.89%) .NET
6 6 (12.77%) Django
6 6 (12.77%) jQuery
7 2 (4.26%) HTML5
7 2 (4.26%) REST
7 2 (4.26%) JMS
7 2 (4.26%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.26%) Ajax
7 2 (4.26%) Java EE
8 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (2.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Computer Science
2 13 (27.66%) Social Media
3 9 (19.15%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.51%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.13%) VSAM
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Android
1 9 (19.15%) Apple iOS
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (97.87%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) TDD
2 25 (53.19%) Automated Testing
3 22 (46.81%) Manual Testing
4 18 (38.30%) Performance Testing
5 17 (36.17%) Compatibility Testing
5 17 (36.17%) Unit Testing
5 17 (36.17%) Integration Testing
5 17 (36.17%) Regression Testing
5 17 (36.17%) System Integration Testing
6 16 (34.04%) RAD
6 16 (34.04%) Mentoring
7 15 (31.91%) SDLC
7 15 (31.91%) Waterfall
8 13 (27.66%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
10 9 (19.15%) Multithreading
11 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (8.51%) ETL
12 3 (6.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (82.98%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.77%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) REXX
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) JCL
5 1 (2.13%) CLIST
5 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) IC3 Certification
2 3 (6.38%) ISEB
2 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (40.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (36.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) HP
2 13 (27.66%) Oracle
3 9 (19.15%) Pega
4 4 (8.51%) Informatica
5 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.13%) TSYS
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