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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 102 89 106
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 13 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.99% 1.67% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.88% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 4
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
1156 1010 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.84% 88.60% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 880 992
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,799 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,397 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Worthing +8 2 £45,000 -
Burgess Hill -15 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Crawley -15 1 - - 1
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 66 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) TDD
3 25 (35.71%) Java
3 25 (35.71%) Web Services
4 22 (31.43%) Finance
5 21 (30.00%) Degree
6 20 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 19 (27.14%) Scrum
7 19 (27.14%) RAD
8 17 (24.29%) Mainframe
8 17 (24.29%) Compatibility Testing
9 16 (22.86%) Unit Testing
9 16 (22.86%) Automated Testing
10 15 (21.43%) Regression Testing
10 15 (21.43%) .NET
10 15 (21.43%) QA
10 15 (21.43%) Waterfall
10 15 (21.43%) Functional Testing
10 15 (21.43%) Mentoring
11 14 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
11 14 (20.00%) SDLC
11 14 (20.00%) Integration Testing
11 14 (20.00%) Manual Testing
11 14 (20.00%) Performance Testing
12 13 (18.57%) HP
12 13 (18.57%) DB2
12 13 (18.57%) Selenium
12 13 (18.57%) BDD
12 13 (18.57%) HP Quality Center
13 12 (17.14%) WebDriver

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 (17.14%) CICS
2 5 (7.14%) IIS
3 4 (5.71%) PegaRULES
4 2 (2.86%) CMS
4 2 (2.86%) Confluence
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) VisionPLUS
2 4 (5.71%) BASE24
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.43%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (10.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) DB2
2 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Selenium
2 12 (17.14%) WebDriver
3 10 (14.29%) JIRA
4 4 (5.71%) MSTest
4 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.86%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.43%) Ant
6 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.43%) JUnit
6 1 (1.43%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.43%) Maven
6 1 (1.43%) Mockito
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Developer
2 12 (17.14%) Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Scrum Master
4 9 (12.86%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Test Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Tester
6 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) QA Tester
6 7 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Agile Tester
7 6 (8.57%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.14%) CICS Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Mainframe Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Java Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.71%) Web Services
2 15 (21.43%) .NET
3 12 (17.14%) HTML
4 11 (15.71%) JSON
5 9 (12.86%) CSS
5 9 (12.86%) SOAP
5 9 (12.86%) XML
6 8 (11.43%) jQuery
6 8 (11.43%) REST
7 7 (10.00%) Node.js
7 7 (10.00%) SAML
7 7 (10.00%) Visualforce
8 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (5.71%) NHibernate
9 4 (5.71%) Spring
10 3 (4.29%) J2EE
10 3 (4.29%) Oracle ADF
11 2 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 17 (24.29%) Mainframe
3 9 (12.86%) VSAM
4 7 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.71%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.71%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.29%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (4.29%) User Experience
7 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.86%) AS400
7 2 (2.86%) Social Media
8 1 (1.43%) DataPower
8 1 (1.43%) iSeries
8 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Android
1 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.43%) Solaris
1 1 (1.43%) Unix
1 1 (1.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) TDD
3 19 (27.14%) RAD
3 19 (27.14%) Scrum
4 17 (24.29%) Compatibility Testing
5 16 (22.86%) Automated Testing
5 16 (22.86%) Unit Testing
6 15 (21.43%) Functional Testing
6 15 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 15 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 15 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 14 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 14 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 14 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 14 (20.00%) SDLC
7 14 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
8 13 (18.57%) BDD
9 12 (17.14%) SOA
10 11 (15.71%) OO
10 11 (15.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) Java
2 12 (17.14%) COBOL
3 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.86%) JCL
4 8 (11.43%) SQL
5 7 (10.00%) Apex Code
5 7 (10.00%) Scala
5 7 (10.00%) SOQL
5 7 (10.00%) SOSL
6 5 (7.14%) C#
6 5 (7.14%) CLIST
6 5 (7.14%) REXX
7 4 (5.71%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) ISEB
2 5 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.43%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (1.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) HP
2 10 (14.29%) Oracle
3 8 (11.43%) Pega
4 7 (10.00%) Informatica
4 7 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (7.14%) TSYS
6 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.29%) IBM
8 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.43%) BMC
9 1 (1.43%) CA
9 1 (1.43%) Compuware
9 1 (1.43%) FatWire
9 1 (1.43%) Pardot
9 1 (1.43%) Rally
9 1 (1.43%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud