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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 154 144 170
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 33 43 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.91% 1.10% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.41% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 16
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -
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
3066 3054 2983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.21% 77.89% 80.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2488 2488 2541
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 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
Southampton +7 18 £39,000 +0.64%
Portsmouth +22 2 £50,000 +8.10%
Winchester -18 1 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Farnborough - 1 £52,500 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 78 (95.12%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (59.76%) Scrum
3 40 (48.78%) TDD
4 34 (41.46%) JIRA
5 27 (32.93%) Business Analysis
6 26 (31.71%) Software Engineering
6 26 (31.71%) C#
7 23 (28.05%) .NET
8 21 (25.61%) Git (software)
8 21 (25.61%) BDD
9 20 (24.39%) Waterfall
9 20 (24.39%) Use Case
10 19 (23.17%) ISEB
10 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
10 19 (23.17%) MVC
11 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
11 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET
11 18 (21.95%) MS Excel
11 18 (21.95%) Multithreading
11 18 (21.95%) .NET Framework
11 18 (21.95%) Domain-Driven Design
11 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (21.95%) Entity Framework
11 18 (21.95%) AngularJS
11 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (17.07%) Python
13 12 (14.63%) Regression Testing
13 12 (14.63%) Manual Testing
13 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 9 (10.98%) Confluence
2 1 (1.22%) Node.js
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (21.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Kerberos
1 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (41.46%) JIRA
2 21 (25.61%) Git (software)
3 11 (13.41%) Selenium
4 8 (9.76%) HP UFT
4 8 (9.76%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.54%) Maven
5 7 (8.54%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.66%) NUnit
7 2 (2.44%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.44%) GDB
7 2 (2.44%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.22%) MSTest
8 1 (1.22%) PyUnit
8 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.22%) JMeter
8 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.54%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Retail
2 2 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (1.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (57.32%) Analyst
2 36 (43.90%) Business Analyst
3 22 (26.83%) Developer
4 18 (21.95%) Agile Business Analyst
4 18 (21.95%) Senior C# Developer
4 18 (21.95%) Senior Developer
4 18 (21.95%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Test Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Software Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Requirements Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Tester
9 2 (2.44%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) QA Engineer
10 1 (1.22%) Software Development Engineer
10 1 (1.22%) Senior Business Analyst
10 1 (1.22%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.05%) .NET
2 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET
2 18 (21.95%) .NET Framework
2 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (21.95%) Entity Framework
2 18 (21.95%) AngularJS
2 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (8.54%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.22%) HTML
4 1 (1.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.22%) CSS3
4 1 (1.22%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (1.22%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.22%) HTML5
4 1 (1.22%) jQuery
4 1 (1.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) Web Services
4 1 (1.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.66%) Kindle
1 3 (3.66%) User Experience
2 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Android
2 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.66%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (95.12%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (59.76%) Scrum
3 40 (48.78%) TDD
4 27 (32.93%) Business Analysis
5 26 (31.71%) Software Engineering
6 21 (25.61%) BDD
7 20 (24.39%) Waterfall
7 20 (24.39%) Use Case
8 19 (23.17%) MVC
9 18 (21.95%) Multithreading
9 18 (21.95%) Domain-Driven Design
10 14 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (14.63%) Manual Testing
11 12 (14.63%) Regression Testing
12 10 (12.20%) Product Management
13 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
13 9 (10.98%) Automated Testing
14 8 (9.76%) Test Management
14 8 (9.76%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (31.71%) C#
2 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.07%) Python
4 7 (8.54%) PHP
4 7 (8.54%) Java
5 6 (7.32%) C++
6 3 (3.66%) C
6 3 (3.66%) SQL
6 3 (3.66%) Ruby
7 2 (2.44%) Perl
8 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) ISEB
2 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.54%) ISTQB
3 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.88%) Degree
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) QA
2 3 (3.66%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Atlassian
2 8 (9.76%) CODA
2 8 (9.76%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (9.76%) Thunderhead
3 1 (1.22%) Sitecore