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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 147 144 160
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 40 44 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.19% 1.18% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.41% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 35
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £36,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2823 3112 3416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 83.77% 83.28% 84.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2468 2547 2898
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,323 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
Farnborough -2 11 £43,000 +22.85% 1
Southampton -4 11 £37,500 -3.84%
Winchester +26 6 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Basingstoke -7 1 £57,500 +53.33%
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 76 (92.68%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (63.41%) C#
3 44 (53.66%) TDD
4 40 (48.78%) SQL Server
4 40 (48.78%) JIRA
5 37 (45.12%) .NET
6 34 (41.46%) Scrum
7 30 (36.59%) Windows
7 30 (36.59%) QA
8 27 (32.93%) Selenium
9 26 (31.71%) BDD
10 25 (30.49%) Cucumber
11 24 (29.27%) Security Cleared
12 23 (28.05%) WebDriver
12 23 (28.05%) Finance
13 22 (26.83%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (26.83%) ISTQB
14 20 (24.39%) Telecoms
14 20 (24.39%) Banking
15 19 (23.17%) MVC
15 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
15 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
15 19 (23.17%) HP UFT
15 19 (23.17%) Degree
15 19 (23.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (21.95%) Automation Testing
16 18 (21.95%) Test Management
16 18 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (21.95%) Domain-Driven Design
16 18 (21.95%) MS Excel

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (6.10%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.44%) Confluence
3 1 (1.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 18 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Firewall
1 4 (4.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 40 (48.78%) JIRA
2 27 (32.93%) Selenium
3 25 (30.49%) Cucumber
4 23 (28.05%) WebDriver
5 19 (23.17%) HP UFT
6 18 (21.95%) Visual Studio
7 17 (20.73%) Git (software)
8 16 (19.51%) Jenkins
8 16 (19.51%) Maven
9 9 (10.98%) SoapUI
10 8 (9.76%) NUnit
11 6 (7.32%) SpecFlow
12 2 (2.44%) PHPUnit
12 2 (2.44%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (2.44%) Toad
13 1 (1.22%) JMeter
13 1 (1.22%) MSTest
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 20 (24.39%) Banking
2 20 (24.39%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.66%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (51.22%) Developer
2 28 (34.15%) Analyst
3 25 (30.49%) Software Developer
4 19 (23.17%) C# Developer
5 17 (20.73%) Test Analyst
6 14 (17.07%) Test Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) Agile Test Analyst
8 9 (10.98%) Business Analyst
9 8 (9.76%) C# Software Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Software Analyst
11 6 (7.32%) Business Systems Analyst
11 6 (7.32%) Software Test Analyst
11 6 (7.32%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (7.32%) Tester
12 5 (6.10%) Developer in Test
13 4 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
13 4 (4.88%) Consultant
13 4 (4.88%) Test Consultant
14 3 (3.66%) C# Application Developer
14 3 (3.66%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.12%) .NET
2 19 (23.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET
4 17 (20.73%) .NET Framework
4 17 (20.73%) AngularJS
4 17 (20.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (20.73%) Entity Framework
5 16 (19.51%) XML
6 8 (9.76%) Gherkin
7 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.44%) CSS
7 2 (2.44%) HTML
7 2 (2.44%) HTML5
7 2 (2.44%) jQuery
7 2 (2.44%) LINQ
8 1 (1.22%) Protocol Buffers
8 1 (1.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Client/Server
1 7 (8.54%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.44%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (36.59%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Unix
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (92.68%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (53.66%) TDD
3 34 (41.46%) Scrum
4 26 (31.71%) BDD
5 22 (26.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (23.17%) MVC
7 18 (21.95%) Automation Testing
7 18 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (21.95%) Domain-Driven Design
7 18 (21.95%) Test Management
8 17 (20.73%) Multithreading
8 17 (20.73%) Software Engineering
9 14 (17.07%) Test Scripting
10 9 (10.98%) Mentoring
10 9 (10.98%) Test Automation
10 9 (10.98%) Unit Testing
11 8 (9.76%) CAD
11 8 (9.76%) SDLC
11 8 (9.76%) Use Case
12 7 (8.54%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 52 (63.41%) C#
2 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.07%) SQL
4 9 (10.98%) Java
4 9 (10.98%) PHP
5 6 (7.32%) C++
6 3 (3.66%) Python
7 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 22 (26.83%) ISTQB
3 19 (23.17%) Degree
4 8 (9.76%) ISEB
5 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.22%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (36.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) ComArch
3 2 (2.44%) Arqiva
3 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.44%) SAP
3 2 (2.44%) SolarWinds
3 2 (2.44%) T-Plan
3 2 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (1.22%) CODA
4 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.22%) Thunderhead
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, life, h/care, childcare
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 17 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago