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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
South East / West Sussex
Rank 78 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 20 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.83% 1.26% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.40% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 22
Median salary £52,500 £50,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +12.22%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
961 1000 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.84% 90.09% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 853 922 803
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £66,903
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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Haywards Heath +8 12 £52,500 +23.52%
Horsham - 4 £37,500 -
Crawley +4 2 £56,000 -6.66% 1
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) Software Engineering
3 19 (55.88%) Web Development
4 18 (52.94%) TDD
5 17 (50.00%) Selenium
5 17 (50.00%) C#
5 17 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 16 (47.06%) Scrum
7 13 (38.24%) SQL
7 13 (38.24%) .NET
7 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
8 12 (35.29%) HTTP
8 12 (35.29%) Code Coverage
8 12 (35.29%) JMeter
8 12 (35.29%) Visual Studio
8 12 (35.29%) Domain-Driven Design
8 12 (35.29%) WebDriver
8 12 (35.29%) REST
8 12 (35.29%) SpecFlow
8 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (35.29%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (35.29%) TeamCity
9 11 (32.35%) Kanban
9 11 (32.35%) Web Services
10 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (17.65%) Defect Management
11 6 (17.65%) QA
12 5 (14.71%) Atlassian
12 5 (14.71%) JIRA

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 (14.71%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Selenium
2 12 (35.29%) JMeter
2 12 (35.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (35.29%) SpecFlow
2 12 (35.29%) TeamCity
2 12 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 12 (35.29%) WebDriver
3 5 (14.71%) JIRA
3 5 (14.71%) SoapUI
4 4 (11.76%) gulp
General
1 1 (2.94%) Banking
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Automation Test Lead
1 12 (35.29%) Test Automation Engineer
1 12 (35.29%) Test Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Product Owner
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Scrum Product Owner
5 4 (11.76%) Angular Developer
5 4 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (11.76%) HTML Developer
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (11.76%) MySQL Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) .NET
1 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
2 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 12 (35.29%) REST
3 11 (32.35%) Web Services
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
4 5 (14.71%) Gherkin
4 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) RESTful
5 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 4 (11.76%) Backbone.js
5 4 (11.76%) Ember.js
5 4 (11.76%) Node.js
5 4 (11.76%) Sass
5 4 (11.76%) SVG
5 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (11.76%) Vue.js
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) Software Engineering
3 19 (55.88%) Web Development
4 18 (52.94%) TDD
5 17 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 16 (47.06%) Scrum
7 12 (35.29%) Code Coverage
7 12 (35.29%) Domain-Driven Design
8 11 (32.35%) Kanban
9 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (17.65%) Defect Management
11 5 (14.71%) API Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Automated Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (14.71%) Exploratory Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Security Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Usability Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) Groovy
3 5 (14.71%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Atlassian
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
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