The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 13 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 5.00% 4.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 5.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 78.33% 72.92% 64.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 17
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

User Stories
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Sussex

User Stories
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Epicor
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) UML

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Epicor