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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 136 155 189
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +34
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 57 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.48% 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 0.49% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 53 12 8
Average salary £41,000 £35,992 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.91% +2.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
3080 2649 3292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.71% 79.55% 76.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2647 2167 2801
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 December 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 +25 24 £39,000 +8.35% 4
Portsmouth - 14 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +8 6 £41,000 +31.20%
Gosport - 5 £37,500 - 1
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 86 (86.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (40.00%) Scrum
3 30 (30.00%) TDD
3 30 (30.00%) Selenium
4 29 (29.00%) JIRA
5 25 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (24.00%) Git (software)
7 20 (20.00%) QA
8 19 (19.00%) System Testing
8 19 (19.00%) Automation Testing
8 19 (19.00%) Linux
9 17 (17.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (17.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 17 (17.00%) Gherkin
10 16 (16.00%) Mobile App
10 16 (16.00%) Regression Testing
11 15 (15.00%) Mentoring
11 15 (15.00%) User Experience
11 15 (15.00%) JavaScript
12 14 (14.00%) Python
12 14 (14.00%) .NET
12 14 (14.00%) Cucumber
12 14 (14.00%) BDD
12 14 (14.00%) Test Automation
12 14 (14.00%) Automated Testing
13 13 (13.00%) Requirements Management
13 13 (13.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
14 12 (12.00%) WebDriver
14 12 (12.00%) C#

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (2.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (30.00%) Selenium
2 29 (29.00%) JIRA
3 24 (24.00%) Git (software)
4 17 (17.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 14 (14.00%) Cucumber
6 12 (12.00%) WebDriver
7 11 (11.00%) LoadRunner
8 9 (9.00%) Selenium IDE
9 5 (5.00%) Maven
10 4 (4.00%) NUnit
10 4 (4.00%) JUnit
10 4 (4.00%) TestNG
11 3 (3.00%) PyUnit
12 2 (2.00%) GCC
12 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
12 2 (2.00%) Subversion
12 2 (2.00%) Ant
12 2 (2.00%) Clang
12 2 (2.00%) Behat
12 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (7.00%) Finance
1 7 (7.00%) Retail
2 4 (4.00%) Advertising
3 3 (3.00%) Electronics
4 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 44 (44.00%) Analyst
2 29 (29.00%) Business Analyst
3 15 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 10 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 9 (9.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (9.00%) Developer
6 8 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Team Leader
7 7 (7.00%) Test Team Leader
7 7 (7.00%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (7.00%) Architect
7 7 (7.00%) Automation Team Leader
8 6 (6.00%) Test Manager
8 6 (6.00%) Business Systems Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) Business Architect
8 6 (6.00%) ScrumMaster
8 6 (6.00%) Requirements Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.00%) Gherkin
2 14 (14.00%) .NET
3 10 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (9.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (9.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (4.00%) Web Services
7 3 (3.00%) XSL
7 3 (3.00%) J2ME
7 3 (3.00%) CSS
7 3 (3.00%) HTML
8 2 (2.00%) QML
8 2 (2.00%) STL
8 2 (2.00%) Qt
8 2 (2.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (1.00%) Velocity
9 1 (1.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.00%) Mobile App
2 15 (15.00%) User Experience
3 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.00%) iPad
5 2 (2.00%) Kindle
5 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.00%) Open Source
6 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.00%) Linux
2 8 (8.00%) UNIX
3 6 (6.00%) Windows
3 6 (6.00%) Android
3 6 (6.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (86.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (40.00%) Scrum
3 30 (30.00%) TDD
4 25 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (19.00%) System Testing
5 19 (19.00%) Automation Testing
6 17 (17.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (16.00%) Regression Testing
8 15 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 14 (14.00%) BDD
9 14 (14.00%) Test Automation
9 14 (14.00%) Automated Testing
10 13 (13.00%) Requirements Management
10 13 (13.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (12.00%) Business Development
12 11 (11.00%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (11.00%) Web Testing
12 11 (11.00%) Test Management
13 10 (10.00%) Software Engineering
13 10 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (14.00%) Python
3 12 (12.00%) C#
3 12 (12.00%) Java
4 11 (11.00%) PHP
5 7 (7.00%) C
6 5 (5.00%) C++
7 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.00%) Degree
3 10 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 9 (9.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.00%) ISEB
6 4 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) zsh
Vendors
1 2 (2.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft
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