The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 161 175 190
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 36 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.91% 0.43% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.56% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3076 3028 3093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.81% 76.58% 77.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2461 2564 2646
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Stories
South East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +16 10 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Winchester +10 8 £42,500 -24.77%
Portsmouth -10 5 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Farnborough - 2 £42,500 -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £71,500 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (37.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.00%) Business Analysis
4 20 (26.67%) Finance
5 19 (25.33%) Selenium
5 19 (25.33%) BDD
5 19 (25.33%) Gherkin
6 18 (24.00%) Project Management
7 17 (22.67%) Regression Testing
7 17 (22.67%) Marketing
8 15 (20.00%) JIRA
8 15 (20.00%) QA
9 14 (18.67%) TDD
9 14 (18.67%) Scrum
9 14 (18.67%) Waterfall
10 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
11 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (14.67%) System Testing
11 11 (14.67%) Test Automation
11 11 (14.67%) Java
11 11 (14.67%) WebDriver
12 10 (13.33%) Test Strategy
12 10 (13.33%) Maven
12 10 (13.33%) Automated Testing
12 10 (13.33%) ISTQB
12 10 (13.33%) Use Case
13 9 (12.00%) Degree
13 9 (12.00%) Web Services
13 9 (12.00%) Internet
13 9 (12.00%) Jenkins

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.33%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (25.33%) Selenium
2 15 (20.00%) JIRA
3 11 (14.67%) WebDriver
4 10 (13.33%) Maven
5 9 (12.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (10.67%) Behat
6 8 (10.67%) Ant
6 8 (10.67%) Git (software)
7 7 (9.33%) Axure RP
8 5 (6.67%) Cucumber
9 4 (5.33%) JUnit
9 4 (5.33%) TestNG
10 3 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (4.00%) LoadRunner
10 3 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (1.33%) NUnit
11 1 (1.33%) Subversion
11 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.33%) JMeter
11 1 (1.33%) Calabash
General
1 20 (26.67%) Finance
2 17 (22.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (38.67%) Analyst
2 27 (36.00%) Business Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) Test Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Senior Test Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 8 (10.67%) Test Team Leader
5 8 (10.67%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) Team Leader
6 7 (9.33%) Automation Team Leader
7 5 (6.67%) User Experience Designer
7 5 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
7 5 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Designer
8 4 (5.33%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Business Test Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Tester
9 3 (4.00%) Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.33%) Gherkin
2 9 (12.00%) Web Services
3 4 (5.33%) CSS
3 4 (5.33%) HTML
3 4 (5.33%) XSL
4 3 (4.00%) .NET
5 2 (2.67%) J2ME
6 1 (1.33%) WCF
6 1 (1.33%) jQuery
6 1 (1.33%) Qt
6 1 (1.33%) Ajax
6 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.33%) STL
6 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.33%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (1.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (1.33%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 5 (6.67%) Visualisation
2 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.67%) iPad
4 1 (1.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.33%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (4.00%) Linux
4 2 (2.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.00%) Business Analysis
4 19 (25.33%) BDD
5 18 (24.00%) Project Management
6 17 (22.67%) Regression Testing
7 14 (18.67%) TDD
7 14 (18.67%) Scrum
7 14 (18.67%) Waterfall
8 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
9 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (14.67%) System Testing
9 11 (14.67%) Test Automation
10 10 (13.33%) Test Strategy
10 10 (13.33%) Automated Testing
10 10 (13.33%) Use Case
11 8 (10.67%) Automation Testing
11 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (10.67%) Kanban
12 7 (9.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.67%) Java
2 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.33%) PHP
4 3 (4.00%) Python
5 2 (2.67%) C++
5 2 (2.67%) C
6 1 (1.33%) C#
6 1 (1.33%) Perl
6 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 9 (12.00%) Degree
3 7 (9.33%) ISEB
4 4 (5.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) zsh
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.67%) Symbian
3 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago