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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 100 88 110
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 12 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.89% 2.01% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 2.31% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 3
Median salary £57,500 £41,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.24% -25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,300 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.13%
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
1186 1084 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.85% 87.00% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 940 943
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -6 1 - -
Burgess Hill -15 1 £60,000 -
East Grinstead - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 £35,000 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 63 (94.03%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.82%) TDD
3 22 (32.84%) Java
3 22 (32.84%) Finance
4 21 (31.34%) Web Services
5 19 (28.36%) Scrum
6 17 (25.37%) Mainframe
6 17 (25.37%) RAD
6 17 (25.37%) Degree
6 17 (25.37%) Computer Science
7 16 (23.88%) .NET
8 15 (22.39%) Compatibility Testing
8 15 (22.39%) Mentoring
9 14 (20.90%) Waterfall
10 13 (19.40%) DB2
10 13 (19.40%) Performance Testing
10 13 (19.40%) Automated Testing
11 12 (17.91%) Unit Testing
11 12 (17.91%) Integration Testing
11 12 (17.91%) QA
11 12 (17.91%) COBOL
11 12 (17.91%) HTML
11 12 (17.91%) SOA
11 12 (17.91%) CICS
11 12 (17.91%) Regression Testing
11 12 (17.91%) Functional Testing
11 12 (17.91%) Manual Testing
11 12 (17.91%) System Integration Testing
11 12 (17.91%) SDLC
12 11 (16.42%) HP Quality Center

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 12 (17.91%) CICS
2 4 (5.97%) IIS
2 4 (5.97%) PegaRULES
3 2 (2.99%) CMS
3 2 (2.99%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) VisionPLUS
2 4 (5.97%) BASE24
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.49%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (10.45%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) DB2
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Selenium
1 11 (16.42%) WebDriver
2 9 (13.43%) JIRA
3 4 (5.97%) MSTest
3 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (32.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Scrum Master
3 9 (13.43%) Test Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) QA Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.45%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Agile Test Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (7.46%) CICS Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Mainframe Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Tester
7 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.97%) QA Tester
7 4 (5.97%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.34%) Web Services
2 16 (23.88%) .NET
3 12 (17.91%) HTML
4 10 (14.93%) JSON
5 9 (13.43%) CSS
5 9 (13.43%) jQuery
6 7 (10.45%) Node.js
6 7 (10.45%) REST
6 7 (10.45%) SAML
6 7 (10.45%) SOAP
6 7 (10.45%) Visualforce
6 7 (10.45%) XML
7 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.97%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (5.97%) NHibernate
9 3 (4.48%) J2EE
9 3 (4.48%) Oracle ADF
9 3 (4.48%) Spring
10 2 (2.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Computer Science
1 17 (25.37%) Mainframe
2 9 (13.43%) VSAM
3 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.97%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.97%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (4.48%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (4.48%) User Experience
6 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.99%) AS400
7 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.49%) DataPower
7 1 (1.49%) iSeries
7 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.49%) Social Media
7 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Android
1 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.49%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (94.03%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.82%) TDD
3 19 (28.36%) Scrum
4 17 (25.37%) RAD
5 15 (22.39%) Compatibility Testing
5 15 (22.39%) Mentoring
6 14 (20.90%) Waterfall
7 13 (19.40%) Automated Testing
7 13 (19.40%) Performance Testing
8 12 (17.91%) Functional Testing
8 12 (17.91%) Integration Testing
8 12 (17.91%) Manual Testing
8 12 (17.91%) Regression Testing
8 12 (17.91%) SDLC
8 12 (17.91%) SOA
8 12 (17.91%) System Integration Testing
8 12 (17.91%) Unit Testing
9 11 (16.42%) BDD
9 11 (16.42%) OO
9 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) Java
2 12 (17.91%) COBOL
3 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.43%) JCL
4 7 (10.45%) Apex Code
4 7 (10.45%) Scala
4 7 (10.45%) SOQL
4 7 (10.45%) SOSL
4 7 (10.45%) SQL
5 6 (8.96%) C#
6 5 (7.46%) CLIST
6 5 (7.46%) REXX
7 4 (5.97%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) ISEB
2 5 (7.46%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) HP
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle
3 7 (10.45%) Informatica
3 7 (10.45%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (8.96%) Pega
5 5 (7.46%) TSYS
6 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.48%) IBM
8 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.49%) BMC
9 1 (1.49%) Compuware
9 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
9 1 (1.49%) Pardot
9 1 (1.49%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud