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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 84 101 83
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 26 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.98% 0.25% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 0.30% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 11
Average salary £41,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.45% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £41,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +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
1107 1015 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 84.44% 83.40% 76.58%
Number of salaries quoted 962 890 752
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Burgess Hill +5 2 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Crawley -6 2 £54,000 -10.00% 1
Haywards Heath - 2 £47,500 -
Steyning - 1 £40,000 -
Worthing - 1 - -
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 39 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) Performance Testing
3 22 (48.89%) Unit Testing
4 17 (37.78%) Finance
4 17 (37.78%) Automated Testing
4 17 (37.78%) Java
5 16 (35.56%) SDLC
6 15 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 15 (33.33%) TDD
7 14 (31.11%) QA
7 14 (31.11%) RAD
8 13 (28.89%) HP
8 13 (28.89%) Oracle
8 13 (28.89%) Web Services
8 13 (28.89%) Regression Testing
8 13 (28.89%) Integration Testing
8 13 (28.89%) Compatibility Testing
8 13 (28.89%) HP Quality Center
8 13 (28.89%) Waterfall
8 13 (28.89%) System Integration Testing
9 12 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 11 (24.44%) C#
10 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
11 9 (20.00%) Code Coverage
11 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
11 9 (20.00%) Workflow
11 9 (20.00%) Workflow Management
11 9 (20.00%) NUnit
11 9 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) DB2
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (20.00%) NUnit
1 9 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (8.89%) Selenium
3 3 (6.67%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.67%) JIRA
4 2 (4.44%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.22%) Maven
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.22%) Ant
5 1 (2.22%) JUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Gradle
5 1 (2.22%) jMock
5 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.22%) Hudson
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Marketing
2 5 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) QA Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) AWS Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.22%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) SOAP
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) HTML5
4 1 (2.22%) REST
4 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) JMS
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.22%) Spring
4 1 (2.22%) Ajax
4 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.22%) Java EE
4 1 (2.22%) Velocity
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (2.22%) Social Media
1 1 (2.22%) User Experience
1 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) Performance Testing
3 22 (48.89%) Unit Testing
4 17 (37.78%) Automated Testing
5 16 (35.56%) SDLC
6 15 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 15 (33.33%) TDD
7 14 (31.11%) RAD
8 13 (28.89%) Regression Testing
8 13 (28.89%) Integration Testing
8 13 (28.89%) Compatibility Testing
8 13 (28.89%) Waterfall
8 13 (28.89%) System Integration Testing
9 12 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 9 (20.00%) Workflow
10 9 (20.00%) Code Coverage
10 9 (20.00%) Workflow Management
11 8 (17.78%) Use Case
12 7 (15.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) Java
2 11 (24.44%) C#
3 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) REXX
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) JCL
4 1 (2.22%) Groovy
4 1 (2.22%) CLIST
4 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.22%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) ISEB
1 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Oracle
1 13 (28.89%) HP
2 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) Pega
4 1 (2.22%) TSYS
4 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £49000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitve Salary + Excellent Benefi
Posted: 22 days ago