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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 68 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 8 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.25% 1.98% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.34% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 18
Median salary £72,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+141.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
518 556 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.06% 84.63% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 485 507 646
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 1 October 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Southampton

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) Regression Testing
3 10 (52.63%) NUnit
3 10 (52.63%) QA
3 10 (52.63%) Selenium
3 10 (52.63%) Unit Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
3 10 (52.63%) SoapUI
3 10 (52.63%) SpecFlow
3 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
3 10 (52.63%) SDLC
4 9 (47.37%) Cucumber
4 9 (47.37%) WebDriver
4 9 (47.37%) Performance Testing
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 7 (36.84%) BDD
6 6 (31.58%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
6 6 (31.58%) Client/Server
6 6 (31.58%) N-Tier
7 5 (26.32%) Perl
7 5 (26.32%) Unix
7 5 (26.32%) Internet
7 5 (26.32%) Information Security
7 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
7 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) NUnit
1 10 (52.63%) Selenium
1 10 (52.63%) SoapUI
1 10 (52.63%) SpecFlow
2 9 (47.37%) Cucumber
2 9 (47.37%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) YouTrack
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Developer in Test
3 5 (26.32%) Automation Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Chief Technical Officer
3 5 (26.32%) Tester
4 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Software Tester
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Ext JS
1 5 (26.32%) mod_perl
1 5 (26.32%) Symfony
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) RESTful
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Client/Server
1 6 (31.58%) N-Tier
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
3 10 (52.63%) Regression Testing
3 10 (52.63%) SDLC
3 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
3 10 (52.63%) Unit Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Performance Testing
5 7 (36.84%) BDD
5 7 (36.84%) TDD
6 6 (31.58%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 5 (26.32%) Analytics
7 5 (26.32%) Information Security
7 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
7 5 (26.32%) Use Case
7 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics
8 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
9 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
11 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) Delphi
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
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