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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 152 176 195
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +19
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 43 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.14% 0.42% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.53% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 43 15 2
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
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
3063 2853 3290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.35% 79.47% 78.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2578 2399 2803
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +26 20 £40,000 +11.13% 7
Portsmouth - 4 £47,500 -
Basingstoke +14 3 £41,000 +5.12%
Gosport - 2 £36,250 - 1
Havant - 1 £82,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £40,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 77 (90.59%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 36 (42.35%) Scrum
4 32 (37.65%) Selenium
5 27 (31.76%) JIRA
5 27 (31.76%) Gherkin
6 26 (30.59%) TDD
7 24 (28.24%) BDD
8 23 (27.06%) QA
8 23 (27.06%) Regression Testing
9 22 (25.88%) System Testing
9 22 (25.88%) User Experience
10 21 (24.71%) Automation Testing
11 18 (21.18%) Linux
11 18 (21.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 16 (18.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (18.82%) Mobile App
12 16 (18.82%) QuickTest Pro
12 16 (18.82%) Git (software)
13 15 (17.65%) Kanban
14 14 (16.47%) Degree
14 14 (16.47%) Automated Testing
14 14 (16.47%) Mentoring
14 14 (16.47%) Cucumber
15 13 (15.29%) Java
16 12 (14.12%) WebDriver
17 11 (12.94%) PHP
17 11 (12.94%) Python
17 11 (12.94%) LoadRunner
17 11 (12.94%) Penetration Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2 (2.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) MySQL
1 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (37.65%) Selenium
2 27 (31.76%) JIRA
3 16 (18.82%) QuickTest Pro
3 16 (18.82%) Git (software)
4 14 (16.47%) Cucumber
5 12 (14.12%) WebDriver
6 11 (12.94%) LoadRunner
7 9 (10.59%) Selenium IDE
7 9 (10.59%) Maven
8 6 (7.06%) Ant
8 6 (7.06%) Behat
8 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
9 4 (4.71%) TestNG
9 4 (4.71%) JUnit
10 3 (3.53%) Axure RP
11 2 (2.35%) Subversion
11 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.35%) GCC
12 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.18%) JMeter
General
1 8 (9.41%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Advertising
2 3 (3.53%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (35.29%) Analyst
2 21 (24.71%) Business Analyst
3 20 (23.53%) Project Manager
4 11 (12.94%) Test Analyst
5 10 (11.76%) ScrumMaster
5 10 (11.76%) Test Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Test Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Automation Team Leader
7 7 (8.24%) Test Team Leader
7 7 (8.24%) Team Leader
8 6 (7.06%) Business Manager
8 6 (7.06%) Architect
9 5 (5.88%) Test Manager
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
9 5 (5.88%) Business Architect
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Agile Project Manager
11 3 (3.53%) Mobile Tester
11 3 (3.53%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.76%) Gherkin
2 8 (9.41%) Web Services
3 3 (3.53%) CSS
3 3 (3.53%) .NET
3 3 (3.53%) HTML
3 3 (3.53%) XSL
3 3 (3.53%) J2ME
4 2 (2.35%) Qt
4 2 (2.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (2.35%) STL
4 2 (2.35%) QML
5 1 (1.18%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (1.18%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.18%) jQuery
5 1 (1.18%) WCF
5 1 (1.18%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) User Experience
2 16 (18.82%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.53%) iPad
4 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.53%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.35%) Open Source
5 2 (2.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.18%) Linux
2 7 (8.24%) UNIX
3 6 (7.06%) Windows
4 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.53%) Android
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (90.59%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 36 (42.35%) Scrum
4 26 (30.59%) TDD
5 24 (28.24%) BDD
6 23 (27.06%) Regression Testing
7 22 (25.88%) System Testing
8 21 (24.71%) Automation Testing
9 18 (21.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 16 (18.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (17.65%) Kanban
12 14 (16.47%) Automated Testing
12 14 (16.47%) Mentoring
13 11 (12.94%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (12.94%) Web Testing
13 11 (12.94%) Test Management
13 11 (12.94%) Test Automation
14 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (11.76%) Unit Testing
14 10 (11.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.29%) Java
2 11 (12.94%) PHP
2 11 (12.94%) Python
3 6 (7.06%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.53%) C
5 2 (2.35%) C++
5 2 (2.35%) Perl
5 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Degree
2 8 (9.41%) ISTQB
3 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
4 6 (7.06%) ISEB
5 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (27.06%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) zsh
Vendors
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.35%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle
3 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago