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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 148 149 154
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 42 50 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.27% 1.29% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.56% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 18
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -10.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,750
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
2800 3210 2719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.62% 82.75% 81.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2462 2748 2218
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -3 13 £37,500 -3.84% 1
Basingstoke +23 10 £43,000 -4.44%
Farnborough - 5 £42,500 - 1
Portsmouth 0 2 £27,500 -38.88%
Winchester - 1 £45,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 80 (91.95%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (51.72%) TDD
3 39 (44.83%) JIRA
3 39 (44.83%) Scrum
4 38 (43.68%) C#
4 38 (43.68%) SQL Server
5 32 (36.78%) .NET
6 29 (33.33%) QA
7 26 (29.89%) Software Engineering
8 24 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (26.44%) Security Cleared
9 23 (26.44%) Selenium
9 23 (26.44%) .NET Framework
9 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET
9 23 (26.44%) JavaScript
9 23 (26.44%) MVC
9 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (26.44%) AngularJS
10 21 (24.14%) Domain-Driven Design
10 21 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (22.99%) Multithreading
11 20 (22.99%) MS Excel
11 20 (22.99%) Git (software)
11 20 (22.99%) Cucumber
11 20 (22.99%) BDD
11 20 (22.99%) Entity Framework
11 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (21.84%) Automation Testing
13 18 (20.69%) Web Services
14 17 (19.54%) HP UFT

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.45%) CMS
2 3 (3.45%) Node.js
2 3 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (22.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (43.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.75%) MySQL
3 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (44.83%) JIRA
2 23 (26.44%) Selenium
3 20 (22.99%) Cucumber
3 20 (22.99%) Git (software)
4 17 (19.54%) HP UFT
5 16 (18.39%) WebDriver
6 15 (17.24%) Jenkins
6 15 (17.24%) Maven
7 13 (14.94%) Visual Studio
8 4 (4.60%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.45%) Moq
9 3 (3.45%) NUnit
9 3 (3.45%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.30%) LoadRunner
10 2 (2.30%) PHPUnit
10 2 (2.30%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (2.30%) Toad
11 1 (1.15%) JMeter
General
1 16 (18.39%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Banking
2 12 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (42.53%) Analyst
1 37 (42.53%) Developer
2 19 (21.84%) Software Developer
3 17 (19.54%) Test Analyst
4 14 (16.09%) Business Analyst
5 12 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Test Engineer
7 9 (10.34%) Business Systems Analyst
7 9 (10.34%) Systems Analyst
8 8 (9.20%) Agile Test Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 5 (5.75%) Development Manager
10 5 (5.75%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Software Development Manager
10 5 (5.75%) Software Manager
11 4 (4.60%) Technical Analyst
12 3 (3.45%) Author
12 3 (3.45%) Software Analyst
12 3 (3.45%) Technical Author
12 3 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.78%) .NET
2 23 (26.44%) .NET Framework
2 23 (26.44%) AngularJS
2 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET
2 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (22.99%) Entity Framework
4 18 (20.69%) Web Services
5 14 (16.09%) XML
6 11 (12.64%) Gherkin
7 5 (5.75%) GWT
7 5 (5.75%) RESTful
8 4 (4.60%) REST
9 3 (3.45%) CSS3
9 3 (3.45%) HTML5
9 3 (3.45%) jQuery
9 3 (3.45%) Ninject
9 3 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) User Experience
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (91.95%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (51.72%) TDD
3 39 (44.83%) Scrum
4 26 (29.89%) Software Engineering
5 24 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (26.44%) MVC
7 21 (24.14%) Domain-Driven Design
7 21 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (22.99%) BDD
8 20 (22.99%) Multithreading
9 19 (21.84%) Automation Testing
10 17 (19.54%) Test Management
11 16 (18.39%) SOA
12 10 (11.49%) Use Case
13 9 (10.34%) E-Commerce
14 8 (9.20%) CAD
14 8 (9.20%) PRINCE2
14 8 (9.20%) SDLC
14 8 (9.20%) Test Scripting
15 6 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (43.68%) C#
2 23 (26.44%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.24%) SQL
4 7 (8.05%) Java
4 7 (8.05%) PHP
4 7 (8.05%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.75%) Ruby
6 3 (3.45%) Python
6 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.15%) C
7 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (26.44%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.79%) ISTQB
3 10 (11.49%) Degree
4 7 (8.05%) ISEB
5 6 (6.90%) CBAP
5 6 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) Atlassian
3 5 (5.75%) Google
4 4 (4.60%) SAP
5 3 (3.45%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.30%) T-Plan
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago