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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 87 71 82
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 13 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.20% 3.25% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 3.70% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 44 12
Median salary £55,000 £41,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.73% +11.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
947 1216 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.12% 87.92% 79.73%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1083 769
Median salary £48,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

User Stories
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

User Stories Salary Trend in West Sussex

User Stories
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in West Sussex

User Stories
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +8 6 £55,000 -8.33%
Worthing - 5 £55,000 - 1
East Grinstead - 1 £50,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £35,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Scrum
3 15 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (44.00%) Web Services
4 11 (44.00%) Kanban
5 10 (40.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) Java
7 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
8 7 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (28.00%) Defect Management
9 6 (24.00%) TDD
10 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
10 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (20.00%) JIRA
10 5 (20.00%) QA
10 5 (20.00%) Selenium
10 5 (20.00%) Atlassian
10 5 (20.00%) Validation
10 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.00%) HTML
10 5 (20.00%) .NET
10 5 (20.00%) API Testing
10 5 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
10 5 (20.00%) Gherkin
10 5 (20.00%) Confluence
10 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
10 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (20.00%) RESTful
10 5 (20.00%) Scala
10 5 (20.00%) Groovy

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Confluence
2 4 (16.00%) PegaRULES
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
1 5 (20.00%) Selenium
1 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Product Owner
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Scrum Product Owner
3 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Mainframe Developer
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) HTML Developer
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) RESTful
3 3 (12.00%) XML
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Scrum
3 15 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (44.00%) Kanban
5 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (28.00%) Defect Management
7 6 (24.00%) TDD
8 5 (20.00%) API Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Security Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Usability Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Validation
9 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (16.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) Groovy
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) Scala
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (16.00%) Pega
3 2 (8.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft