The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 72 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 10 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.38% 2.48% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 3.00% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 14
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
User Stories
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
587 634 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.85% 82.88% 85.60%
Number of salaries quoted 560 511 667
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,325
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

User Stories
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Southampton region.

User Stories Salary Trend in Southampton

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Southampton

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (95.45%) C#
3 18 (81.82%) TDD
4 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
4 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
4 13 (59.09%) .NET
5 12 (54.55%) Scrum
6 11 (50.00%) NUnit
6 11 (50.00%) QA
6 11 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 11 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (50.00%) SDLC
7 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (45.45%) Cucumber
7 10 (45.45%) SoapUI
7 10 (45.45%) Entity Framework
7 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
7 10 (45.45%) Multithreading
7 10 (45.45%) Performance Testing
7 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
7 10 (45.45%) Selenium
7 10 (45.45%) JIRA
7 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
7 10 (45.45%) Domain-Driven Design
7 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
7 10 (45.45%) MVC
7 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 10 (45.45%) SQL

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) NUnit
2 10 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 10 (45.45%) JIRA
2 10 (45.45%) Selenium
2 10 (45.45%) SoapUI
3 9 (40.91%) SpecFlow
4 8 (36.36%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Software Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Tester
4 5 (22.73%) Automation Tester
4 5 (22.73%) Developer in Test
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Tester
5 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Software Tester
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
1 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
2 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
2 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (45.45%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Client/Server
1 8 (36.36%) N-Tier
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (81.82%) TDD
3 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
4 12 (54.55%) Scrum
5 11 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (50.00%) SDLC
5 11 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 10 (45.45%) Domain-Driven Design
6 10 (45.45%) Multithreading
6 10 (45.45%) MVC
6 10 (45.45%) Performance Testing
6 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
7 8 (36.36%) BDD
7 8 (36.36%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
9 4 (18.18%) Defect Management
10 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
10 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Kanban
10 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) QA
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