Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 90 105
Rank change year-on-year -14 +15 -19
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 30 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.84% 0.92% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.07% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 1
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -26.09% +53.33%
10th Percentile £40,350 £40,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £55,500 £53,875 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +8.97%

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 1,457 938 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 89.33% 85.98% 87.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,146 818 779
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -3.53%

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) C#
3 16 (53.33%) .NET
3 16 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (50.00%) Scrum
5 14 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (46.67%) Test Automation
5 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
6 13 (43.33%) BDD
6 13 (43.33%) Finance
6 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
6 13 (43.33%) TDD
7 12 (40.00%) Puppet
7 12 (40.00%) Open Source
7 12 (40.00%) DevOps
8 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
8 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (36.67%) .NET Framework
8 11 (36.67%) VB.NET
8 11 (36.67%) Oracle
8 11 (36.67%) OOP
8 11 (36.67%) OO
8 11 (36.67%) B2B
8 11 (36.67%) RDBMS
9 10 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (33.33%) ReSharper
9 10 (33.33%) SonarQube
9 10 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
9 10 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (26.67%) Data Management

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 10 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) RDBMS
2 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
1 14 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (33.33%) ReSharper
2 10 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.67%) Ranorex
3 2 (6.67%) Robot Framework
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 10 (33.33%) DevOps Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Product Owner
4 7 (23.33%) Applications Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Azure Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) Scrum
3 14 (46.67%) Test Automation
4 13 (43.33%) BDD
4 13 (43.33%) TDD
5 12 (40.00%) DevOps
5 12 (40.00%) Open Source
6 11 (36.67%) B2B
6 11 (36.67%) OO
6 11 (36.67%) OOP
7 10 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
7 10 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (26.67%) Data Management
9 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.67%) SDLC
11 4 (13.33%) Information Management
11 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
12 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (10.00%) Use Case
13 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Puppet
2 4 (13.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Xamarin