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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 156 180 189
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +9
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 42 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.08% 0.34% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.44% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 42 13 1
Average salary £42,250 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.52% +75.00%
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
3194 2978 3358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.86% 78.62% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2652 2517 2867
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 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 1 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 - 18 £40,000 - 3
Winchester +1 4 £42,500 -24.77% 1
Basingstoke +4 3 £41,000 -8.88%
Portsmouth - 3 £45,000 - 1
Havant - 2 £77,000 - 1
Farnborough - 2 £42,500 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 75 (87.21%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 31 (36.05%) Scrum
4 28 (32.56%) Selenium
5 26 (30.23%) JIRA
5 26 (30.23%) Regression Testing
5 26 (30.23%) Gherkin
6 23 (26.74%) BDD
6 23 (26.74%) TDD
7 22 (25.58%) QA
7 22 (25.58%) User Experience
8 19 (22.09%) System Testing
9 16 (18.60%) Automation Testing
9 16 (18.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 15 (17.44%) Kanban
10 15 (17.44%) Git (software)
11 14 (16.28%) Automated Testing
11 14 (16.28%) Mobile App
12 13 (15.12%) Mentoring
12 13 (15.12%) WebDriver
12 13 (15.12%) Test Strategy
12 13 (15.12%) Business Analysis
12 13 (15.12%) Degree
12 13 (15.12%) Linux
13 12 (13.95%) Maven
13 12 (13.95%) Test Automation
13 12 (13.95%) Unit Testing
13 12 (13.95%) Cucumber
14 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (12.79%) Use Case

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) MySQL
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (32.56%) Selenium
2 26 (30.23%) JIRA
3 15 (17.44%) Git (software)
4 13 (15.12%) WebDriver
5 12 (13.95%) Maven
5 12 (13.95%) Cucumber
6 11 (12.79%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (9.30%) LoadRunner
7 8 (9.30%) Ant
7 8 (9.30%) Behat
7 8 (9.30%) Jenkins
7 8 (9.30%) Selenium IDE
8 6 (6.98%) Axure RP
9 4 (4.65%) JUnit
9 4 (4.65%) TestNG
10 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.33%) Subversion
10 2 (2.33%) GCC
11 1 (1.16%) Calabash
11 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (11.63%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Marketing
3 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Analyst
2 22 (25.58%) Business Analyst
3 17 (19.77%) Project Manager
4 11 (12.79%) Test Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Test Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Automation Team Leader
6 7 (8.14%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.14%) ScrumMaster
6 7 (8.14%) Architect
6 7 (8.14%) Test Team Leader
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) Business Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Business Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Business Project Manager
8 5 (5.81%) UX Designer
8 5 (5.81%) Designer
8 5 (5.81%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Tester
9 4 (4.65%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.23%) Gherkin
2 9 (10.47%) Web Services
3 5 (5.81%) XSL
3 5 (5.81%) HTML
4 4 (4.65%) CSS
4 4 (4.65%) J2ME
5 3 (3.49%) .NET
6 2 (2.33%) STL
6 2 (2.33%) Qt
6 2 (2.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (2.33%) QML
7 1 (1.16%) Dapper ORM
7 1 (1.16%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.16%) Ajax
7 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.16%) jQuery
7 1 (1.16%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.58%) User Experience
2 14 (16.28%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.81%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.81%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.65%) iPad
6 2 (2.33%) Open Source
6 2 (2.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.12%) Linux
2 8 (9.30%) Windows
3 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.81%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (5.81%) UNIX
4 4 (4.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (87.21%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 31 (36.05%) Scrum
4 26 (30.23%) Regression Testing
5 23 (26.74%) BDD
5 23 (26.74%) TDD
6 19 (22.09%) System Testing
7 16 (18.60%) Automation Testing
7 16 (18.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 15 (17.44%) Kanban
9 14 (16.28%) Automated Testing
10 13 (15.12%) Mentoring
10 13 (15.12%) Test Strategy
10 13 (15.12%) Business Analysis
11 12 (13.95%) Test Automation
11 12 (13.95%) Unit Testing
12 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (12.79%) Use Case
13 10 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (10.47%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) Java
2 9 (10.47%) PHP
3 8 (9.30%) Python
3 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.49%) C
5 2 (2.33%) C++
5 2 (2.33%) Perl
5 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.16%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Degree
2 11 (12.79%) ISTQB
3 8 (9.30%) ISEB
4 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.58%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) zsh
Vendors
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.16%) Symbian
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle
Winchester, Hampshire
TVT Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago