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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 163 177 196
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 42 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.06% 0.42% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.54% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 1
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +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
3209 3136 3258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.73% 77.89% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2550 2652 2777
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 - 15 £40,000 - 1
Winchester +8 8 £42,500 -24.77%
Portsmouth - 5 £55,000 - 2
Farnborough - 2 £42,500 -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £71,500 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 34 (39.53%) User Acceptance Testing
2 31 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (27.91%) Gherkin
4 23 (26.74%) Regression Testing
5 21 (24.42%) Business Analysis
5 21 (24.42%) JIRA
5 21 (24.42%) Selenium
5 21 (24.42%) BDD
6 20 (23.26%) Finance
6 20 (23.26%) Scrum
7 18 (20.93%) Project Management
7 18 (20.93%) TDD
8 17 (19.77%) Marketing
8 17 (19.77%) QA
9 14 (16.28%) System Testing
9 14 (16.28%) Waterfall
10 13 (15.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (13.95%) Kanban
11 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
11 12 (13.95%) Degree
11 12 (13.95%) Unit Testing
11 12 (13.95%) Use Case
12 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (12.79%) Automated Testing
12 11 (12.79%) Java
12 11 (12.79%) WebDriver
12 11 (12.79%) Test Strategy
12 11 (12.79%) Automation Testing
13 10 (11.63%) Maven
13 10 (11.63%) ISTQB

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) 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 21 (24.42%) JIRA
1 21 (24.42%) Selenium
2 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.79%) WebDriver
4 10 (11.63%) Maven
5 8 (9.30%) Ant
5 8 (9.30%) Cucumber
5 8 (9.30%) Behat
5 8 (9.30%) Jenkins
6 7 (8.14%) Axure RP
7 6 (6.98%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (6.98%) LoadRunner
7 6 (6.98%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (4.65%) JUnit
8 4 (4.65%) TestNG
9 2 (2.33%) GCC
9 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.33%) Subversion
10 1 (1.16%) JMeter
10 1 (1.16%) NUnit
General
1 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 17 (19.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (41.86%) Analyst
2 31 (36.05%) Business Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) Project Manager
4 11 (12.79%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Test Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Team Leader
6 8 (9.30%) Test Team Leader
6 8 (9.30%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Test Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Automation Team Leader
8 6 (6.98%) Architect
9 5 (5.81%) ScrumMaster
9 5 (5.81%) User Experience Designer
9 5 (5.81%) Designer
10 4 (4.65%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Business Architect
10 4 (4.65%) Business Test Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.91%) Gherkin
2 8 (9.30%) Web Services
3 5 (5.81%) CSS
4 4 (4.65%) HTML
4 4 (4.65%) XSL
5 3 (3.49%) .NET
6 2 (2.33%) STL
6 2 (2.33%) J2ME
6 2 (2.33%) QML
6 2 (2.33%) Qt
6 2 (2.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (1.16%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.16%) Dapper ORM
7 1 (1.16%) Ajax
7 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.16%) WCF
7 1 (1.16%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.81%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.65%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.33%) Open Source
4 2 (2.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Linux
2 7 (8.14%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.33%) Android
4 2 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.53%) User Acceptance Testing
2 31 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (26.74%) Regression Testing
4 21 (24.42%) Business Analysis
4 21 (24.42%) BDD
5 20 (23.26%) Scrum
6 18 (20.93%) TDD
6 18 (20.93%) Project Management
7 14 (16.28%) Waterfall
7 14 (16.28%) System Testing
8 13 (15.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 12 (13.95%) Kanban
9 12 (13.95%) Unit Testing
9 12 (13.95%) Use Case
10 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (12.79%) Automated Testing
10 11 (12.79%) Test Strategy
10 11 (12.79%) Automation Testing
11 10 (11.63%) Test Automation
12 8 (9.30%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) Java
2 7 (8.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.14%) PHP
3 6 (6.98%) Python
4 3 (3.49%) C
5 2 (2.33%) Perl
5 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.33%) C++
6 1 (1.16%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 10 (11.63%) ISTQB
3 7 (8.14%) ISEB
4 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.77%) 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
2 2 (2.33%) Symbian
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago