Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for User Stories skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Stories over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 96 101
Rank change year-on-year -19 +5 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 22 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.27% 0.97% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.09% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 5
Basingstoke median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +8.97% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £61,375 £53,875 £51,450
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +14.46% +6.41%

User Stories is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,578 1,009 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 91.06% 88.59% 87.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,214 896 789
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -15.73%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing User Stories as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Basingstoke

User Stories
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories in Basingstoke.

Salary trend for User Stories in Basingstoke

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 15 (68.18%) Scrum
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) Business Analysis
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
5 8 (36.36%) Oracle
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (36.36%) Acceptance Criteria
6 7 (31.82%) Project Management
6 7 (31.82%) Finance
6 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) C#
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) BDD
8 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 4 (18.18%) TDD
8 4 (18.18%) Teradata
8 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 4 (18.18%) MySQL
8 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) B2B
8 4 (18.18%) OOP
8 4 (18.18%) OO
8 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
8 4 (18.18%) Power BI
8 4 (18.18%) Looker
8 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 4 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (18.18%) Looker
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (18.18%) Power BI
2 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.64%) ReSharper
1 3 (13.64%) SonarQube
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Product Owner
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Azure Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Azure Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Scrum
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) Business Analysis
4 8 (36.36%) Acceptance Criteria
5 7 (31.82%) Project Management
5 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) B2B
6 4 (18.18%) BDD
6 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) OOP
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Data Development
8 2 (9.09%) Release Management
8 2 (9.09%) SDLC
8 2 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Tableau
3 4 (18.18%) Teradata