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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 94 77 98
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 4 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.34% 1.18% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.54% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
952 844 1233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 81.51% 76.59% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 827 756 1065
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 - 2 £46,250 -
Crawley -7 1 £42,500 -15.00%
User Stories
South East

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Informatica
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Social Media
4 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Force.com
5 1 (12.50%) Visualforce
5 1 (12.50%) Apex Code
5 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) SaaS

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Force.com
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Informatica Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) Visualforce
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (37.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft