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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 160 158 179
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 32 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.89% 0.91% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.14% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 16
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
3069 3155 3130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.46% 79.83% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2492 2528 2663
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +13 16 £34,500 -18.82%
Portsmouth +18 2 £50,000 -
Alton - 2 £37,500 - 1
Winchester -13 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Farnborough -28 1 £52,500 +23.52%
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 74 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (63.16%) Scrum
3 38 (50.00%) TDD
4 33 (43.42%) JIRA
5 27 (35.53%) Business Analysis
6 23 (30.26%) C#
7 22 (28.95%) Software Engineering
7 22 (28.95%) BDD
8 21 (27.63%) ISEB
9 20 (26.32%) .NET
9 20 (26.32%) Use Case
10 18 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (22.37%) Git (software)
11 17 (22.37%) Waterfall
12 16 (21.05%) MVC
12 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
13 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
13 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET
13 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
13 15 (19.74%) Domain-Driven Design
13 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (19.74%) Entity Framework
13 15 (19.74%) AngularJS
13 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (19.74%) Multithreading
13 15 (19.74%) .NET Framework
14 14 (18.42%) QA
14 14 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (18.42%) Regression Testing
15 13 (17.11%) Python

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (11.84%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) Node.js
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (43.42%) JIRA
2 17 (22.37%) Git (software)
3 13 (17.11%) Selenium
4 10 (13.16%) HP UFT
4 10 (13.16%) Cucumber
5 9 (11.84%) Maven
5 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.95%) NUnit
7 2 (2.63%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.63%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.32%) MSTest
8 1 (1.32%) PyUnit
8 1 (1.32%) GDB
8 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.32%) JMeter
8 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (59.21%) Analyst
2 33 (43.42%) Business Analyst
3 18 (23.68%) Developer
4 17 (22.37%) Agile Business Analyst
5 15 (19.74%) Senior C# Developer
5 15 (19.74%) Senior Developer
5 15 (19.74%) C# Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Test Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) Software Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Requirements Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) QA Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Tester
10 1 (1.32%) Business Systems Analyst
10 1 (1.32%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (1.32%) Test Manager
10 1 (1.32%) Software Development Engineer
10 1 (1.32%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) .NET
2 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET
2 15 (19.74%) .NET Framework
2 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (19.74%) Entity Framework
2 15 (19.74%) AngularJS
2 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (11.84%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.32%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.32%) CSS3
4 1 (1.32%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (1.32%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.32%) HTML5
4 1 (1.32%) jQuery
4 1 (1.32%) CSS
4 1 (1.32%) Web Services
4 1 (1.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Kindle
1 3 (3.95%) User Experience
2 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Linux
2 4 (5.26%) Android
2 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.63%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (63.16%) Scrum
3 38 (50.00%) TDD
4 27 (35.53%) Business Analysis
5 22 (28.95%) Software Engineering
5 22 (28.95%) BDD
6 20 (26.32%) Use Case
7 18 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (22.37%) Waterfall
9 16 (21.05%) MVC
10 15 (19.74%) Multithreading
10 15 (19.74%) Domain-Driven Design
11 14 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (18.42%) Regression Testing
12 12 (15.79%) Manual Testing
13 10 (13.16%) Test Management
13 10 (13.16%) Automation Testing
14 9 (11.84%) Automated Testing
15 8 (10.53%) Test Scripting
16 7 (9.21%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.26%) C#
2 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.11%) Python
4 7 (9.21%) PHP
5 6 (7.89%) Java
6 5 (6.58%) C++
7 3 (3.95%) SQL
8 2 (2.63%) C
8 2 (2.63%) Ruby
9 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) ISEB
2 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.21%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.95%) Degree
6 2 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.42%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Atlassian
2 8 (10.53%) CODA
2 8 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (10.53%) Thunderhead
3 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
Alton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago