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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 143 146 172
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +26
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 43 44 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.17% 1.09% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.40% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36 44 11
Average salary £39,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
3067 3151 2867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 83.48% 78.25% 80.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2494 2681 2382
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 +10 19 £39,000 -7.14% 1
Basingstoke +16 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Gosport - 2 £37,750 -
Farnborough - 2 £43,750 - 1
Winchester - 1 £50,000 - 1
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 85 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (53.68%) Scrum
3 35 (36.84%) TDD
4 30 (31.58%) C#
4 30 (31.58%) JIRA
5 27 (28.42%) Software Engineering
5 27 (28.42%) .NET
6 25 (26.32%) Business Analysis
7 23 (24.21%) Waterfall
8 22 (23.16%) Git (software)
9 20 (21.05%) MVC
9 20 (21.05%) JavaScript
10 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 19 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (20.00%) Entity Framework
10 19 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 19 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 19 (20.00%) Multithreading
10 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (18.95%) ISEB
12 17 (17.89%) Use Case
13 15 (15.79%) Manual Testing
13 15 (15.79%) BDD
13 15 (15.79%) Product Management
13 15 (15.79%) E-Commerce
13 15 (15.79%) Python
14 14 (14.74%) SDLC

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 6 (6.32%) Confluence
2 1 (1.05%) CMS
2 1 (1.05%) Node.js
2 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) Kerberos
1 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (31.58%) JIRA
2 22 (23.16%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.47%) Selenium
4 6 (6.32%) Cucumber
4 6 (6.32%) NUnit
5 5 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (5.26%) Maven
5 5 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.21%) PyUnit
7 2 (2.11%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.11%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.11%) GDB
8 1 (1.05%) JMeter
8 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.05%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.05%) MSTest
General
1 8 (8.42%) Retail
2 5 (5.26%) Finance
3 4 (4.21%) Electronics
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (58.95%) Analyst
2 38 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 23 (24.21%) Developer
4 19 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 19 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 19 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 15 (15.79%) Agile Business Analyst
6 13 (13.68%) Software Engineer
6 13 (13.68%) Test Engineer
7 9 (9.47%) Requirements Analyst
8 8 (8.42%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (7.37%) Software Test Engineer
10 6 (6.32%) Test Analyst
11 4 (4.21%) Business Systems Analyst
12 3 (3.16%) Software Developer
13 2 (2.11%) Tester
13 2 (2.11%) QA Engineer
14 1 (1.05%) Software Development Engineer
14 1 (1.05%) Senior Analyst
14 1 (1.05%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.42%) .NET
2 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 19 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 19 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 19 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (5.26%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.05%) HTML
4 1 (1.05%) CSS
4 1 (1.05%) Web Services
4 1 (1.05%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (1.05%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.05%) CSS3
4 1 (1.05%) HTML5
4 1 (1.05%) jQuery
4 1 (1.05%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.26%) Kindle
3 3 (3.16%) User Experience
4 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.42%) Linux
2 7 (7.37%) Android
2 7 (7.37%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.16%) Windows
4 2 (2.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (53.68%) Scrum
3 35 (36.84%) TDD
4 27 (28.42%) Software Engineering
5 25 (26.32%) Business Analysis
6 23 (24.21%) Waterfall
7 20 (21.05%) MVC
8 19 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 19 (20.00%) Multithreading
9 17 (17.89%) Use Case
10 15 (15.79%) Manual Testing
10 15 (15.79%) BDD
10 15 (15.79%) Product Management
10 15 (15.79%) E-Commerce
11 14 (14.74%) SDLC
12 13 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (12.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (12.63%) Automated Testing
14 10 (10.53%) Regression Testing
15 9 (9.47%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.58%) C#
2 20 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 15 (15.79%) Python
4 9 (9.47%) C++
5 7 (7.37%) Java
6 6 (6.32%) C
7 5 (5.26%) PHP
8 3 (3.16%) SQL
8 3 (3.16%) Ruby
9 2 (2.11%) Perl
10 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) ISEB
2 12 (12.63%) Security Cleared
3 11 (11.58%) SC Cleared
4 10 (10.53%) ISTQB
5 7 (7.37%) Degree
6 1 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) QA
2 5 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (6.32%) Atlassian
2 5 (5.26%) Thunderhead
2 5 (5.26%) CODA
2 5 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
Hampshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago