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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 153 173 198
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +25
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 43 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.08% 0.42% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.53% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 1
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3277 3014 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 82.01% 78.86% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2682 2561 2838
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Hampshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

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

User Stories Salary Histogram in Hampshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Southampton - 18 £40,000 -
Winchester +5 8 £42,500 -24.77%
Portsmouth - 4 £55,000 -
Havant - 2 £77,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £42,500 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 70 (86.42%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (45.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 26 (32.10%) Gherkin
4 25 (30.86%) Scrum
5 24 (29.63%) Regression Testing
5 24 (29.63%) Selenium
6 23 (28.40%) JIRA
6 23 (28.40%) BDD
7 22 (27.16%) User Experience
8 21 (25.93%) TDD
9 18 (22.22%) QA
10 17 (20.99%) System Testing
11 16 (19.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 15 (18.52%) Kanban
13 14 (17.28%) Automation Testing
14 13 (16.05%) Git (software)
14 13 (16.05%) Degree
14 13 (16.05%) Business Analysis
14 13 (16.05%) Linux
15 12 (14.81%) Automated Testing
15 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
15 12 (14.81%) Mentoring
16 11 (13.58%) Mobile App
16 11 (13.58%) WebDriver
16 11 (13.58%) Test Strategy
16 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (13.58%) Use Case
16 11 (13.58%) Java
16 11 (13.58%) Finance
17 10 (12.35%) Test Management

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 (1.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) MySQL
1 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (29.63%) Selenium
2 23 (28.40%) JIRA
3 13 (16.05%) Git (software)
4 11 (13.58%) WebDriver
5 10 (12.35%) Cucumber
5 10 (12.35%) Maven
6 9 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (9.88%) LoadRunner
7 8 (9.88%) Ant
7 8 (9.88%) Behat
7 8 (9.88%) Jenkins
7 8 (9.88%) Selenium IDE
8 6 (7.41%) Axure RP
9 4 (4.94%) TestNG
9 4 (4.94%) JUnit
10 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.47%) Subversion
10 2 (2.47%) GCC
11 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.23%) Calabash
General
1 11 (13.58%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Analyst
2 23 (28.40%) Business Analyst
3 16 (19.75%) Project Manager
4 11 (13.58%) Test Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Senior Test Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Test Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Test Team Leader
6 8 (9.88%) Team Leader
7 7 (8.64%) Architect
7 7 (8.64%) Automation Team Leader
8 6 (7.41%) Business Manager
8 6 (7.41%) ScrumMaster
9 5 (6.17%) User Experience Designer
9 5 (6.17%) Designer
9 5 (6.17%) Business Architect
9 5 (6.17%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) Business Project Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Business Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) Gherkin
2 8 (9.88%) Web Services
3 4 (4.94%) CSS
4 3 (3.70%) HTML
4 3 (3.70%) .NET
4 3 (3.70%) XSL
5 2 (2.47%) J2ME
5 2 (2.47%) STL
5 2 (2.47%) QML
5 2 (2.47%) Qt
5 2 (2.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (1.23%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.23%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.23%) Ajax
6 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) User Experience
2 11 (13.58%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.17%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.47%) Open Source
6 2 (2.47%) iPad
7 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Linux
2 6 (7.41%) Windows
3 5 (6.17%) UNIX
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (86.42%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (45.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (30.86%) Scrum
4 24 (29.63%) Regression Testing
5 23 (28.40%) BDD
6 21 (25.93%) TDD
7 17 (20.99%) System Testing
8 16 (19.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 15 (18.52%) Kanban
10 14 (17.28%) Automation Testing
11 13 (16.05%) Business Analysis
12 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
12 12 (14.81%) Automated Testing
12 12 (14.81%) Mentoring
13 11 (13.58%) Test Strategy
13 11 (13.58%) Use Case
13 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (12.35%) Test Management
14 10 (12.35%) Test Automation
15 9 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) Java
2 9 (11.11%) PHP
3 8 (9.88%) Python
4 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.70%) C
6 2 (2.47%) Perl
6 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.47%) C++
7 1 (1.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 9 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 6 (7.41%) ISEB
4 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) zsh
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.23%) Symbian
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