Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 76 100
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24 -17
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 35 37 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.37% 2.97% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 3.41% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 2
Basingstoke median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +16.13% -9.88%
10th Percentile £39,250 £40,800 £36,825
90th Percentile £71,250 £53,000 £40,475
Hampshire median annual salary £49,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.47% -10.53% +26.67%

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 1,379 1,084 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 93.43% 86.93% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,081 944 745
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Scrum
3 15 (42.86%) Sprint Planning
4 14 (40.00%) Business Analysis
5 10 (28.57%) Oracle
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 9 (25.71%) Finance
6 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
7 7 (20.00%) Selenium
7 7 (20.00%) Degree
7 7 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 6 (17.14%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (17.14%) User Experience
8 6 (17.14%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (17.14%) Tableau
8 6 (17.14%) Power BI
8 6 (17.14%) Looker
8 6 (17.14%) MySQL
8 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (17.14%) Teradata
8 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.14%) Project Management
9 5 (14.29%) JIRA
10 4 (11.43%) Workflow Management
10 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
10 4 (11.43%) Release Management
10 4 (11.43%) Test Management
10 4 (11.43%) QA

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) BrowserStack
2 4 (11.43%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (17.14%) Looker
2 6 (17.14%) MySQL
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Exadata
2 6 (17.14%) Power BI
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Selenium
2 5 (14.29%) JIRA
3 4 (11.43%) Appium
3 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
3 4 (11.43%) SpecFlow
3 4 (11.43%) TestNG
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Product Owner
2 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Automation Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Automation Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Software Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Business Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Pega Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Gherkin
1 4 (11.43%) RESTful
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) User Experience
2 4 (11.43%) Fintech
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
1 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
1 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
1 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Scrum
3 15 (42.86%) Sprint Planning
4 14 (40.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
6 7 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (17.14%) Project Management
7 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.43%) Data Development
8 4 (11.43%) Prototyping
8 4 (11.43%) Release Management
8 4 (11.43%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Strategic Thinking
8 4 (11.43%) Test Management
8 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
8 4 (11.43%) Workflow
8 4 (11.43%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Java
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) Data Quality
1 4 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Tableau
2 6 (17.14%) Teradata
3 4 (11.43%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) Pega
5 1 (2.86%) CenturyLink