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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 87 80 89
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 17 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.54% 2.04% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 2.55% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 5
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
968 863 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.92% 80.13% 84.80%
Number of salaries quoted 892 743 786
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +2 7 £60,000 +26.31%
Burgess Hill - 5 £37,500 -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Haywards Heath - 1 £42,500 -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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 46 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (57.81%) Unit Testing
3 30 (46.88%) Performance Testing
4 27 (42.19%) Web Services
5 26 (40.63%) Java
5 26 (40.63%) QA
6 24 (37.50%) TDD
7 23 (35.94%) Automated Testing
7 23 (35.94%) Manual Testing
8 21 (32.81%) HP
8 21 (32.81%) HP Quality Center
9 20 (31.25%) Functional Testing
9 20 (31.25%) Finance
9 20 (31.25%) Software Engineering
10 19 (29.69%) Integration Testing
10 19 (29.69%) System Integration Testing
11 18 (28.13%) SDLC
11 18 (28.13%) Waterfall
12 17 (26.56%) Compatibility Testing
12 17 (26.56%) Regression Testing
12 17 (26.56%) RAD
13 16 (25.00%) Degree
14 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
14 15 (23.44%) C#
15 14 (21.88%) Workflow
15 14 (21.88%) Workflow Management
15 14 (21.88%) Scrum
15 14 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (20.31%) Rhino Mocks
16 13 (20.31%) NUnit

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.81%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) CICS
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) NUnit
1 13 (20.31%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (20.31%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.81%) JIRA
2 5 (7.81%) JUnit
2 5 (7.81%) Selenium
3 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.25%) Maven
4 3 (4.69%) Ant
5 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.13%) Gradle
5 2 (3.13%) Hudson
5 2 (3.13%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.13%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (3.13%) jMock
5 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.13%) Subversion
5 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.56%) Mockito
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Marketing
2 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) QA Engineer
2 20 (31.25%) Developer
3 13 (20.31%) C# Developer
3 13 (20.31%) Developer in Test
4 11 (17.19%) Java Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) QA Tester
5 9 (14.06%) Tester
6 8 (12.50%) Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) Systems Tester
7 6 (9.38%) Business Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Web Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Agile Tester
10 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Java Software Engineer
11 2 (3.13%) Architect
11 2 (3.13%) Scrum Master
11 2 (3.13%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Test Analyst
11 2 (3.13%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.19%) Web Services
2 8 (12.50%) Java EE
3 7 (10.94%) SOAP
4 6 (9.38%) CSS
4 6 (9.38%) HTML
4 6 (9.38%) JSON
4 6 (9.38%) REST
4 6 (9.38%) Spring
5 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.25%) XML
6 3 (4.69%) Ajax
6 3 (4.69%) XSL
7 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.13%) HTML5
7 2 (3.13%) JMS
7 2 (3.13%) RESTful
7 2 (3.13%) Spring MVC
7 2 (3.13%) Velocity
7 2 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) Social Media
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Unix
2 2 (3.13%) zOS
3 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (57.81%) Unit Testing
3 30 (46.88%) Performance Testing
4 24 (37.50%) TDD
5 23 (35.94%) Automated Testing
5 23 (35.94%) Manual Testing
6 20 (31.25%) Functional Testing
6 20 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 19 (29.69%) Integration Testing
7 19 (29.69%) System Integration Testing
8 18 (28.13%) SDLC
8 18 (28.13%) Waterfall
9 17 (26.56%) Compatibility Testing
9 17 (26.56%) RAD
9 17 (26.56%) Regression Testing
10 14 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (21.88%) Scrum
10 14 (21.88%) Workflow
10 14 (21.88%) Workflow Management
11 13 (20.31%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) Java
2 15 (23.44%) C#
3 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.81%) SQL
5 4 (6.25%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) ISEB
2 5 (7.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (40.63%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 21 (32.81%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.13%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) HP
2 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.63%) Oracle
4 6 (9.38%) Rally
5 4 (6.25%) Pega
6 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.13%) CA
6 2 (3.13%) IBM
6 2 (3.13%) Informatica
7 1 (1.56%) FatWire
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