The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 150 150
Rank change year-on-year +16 0  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 35 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.17% 1.08% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.26% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 38
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,500 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

User Stories is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2615 2934 3185
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 87.17% 85.51% 84.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2191 2595 2652
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £68,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing User Stories as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Hampshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for User Stories in Hampshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in Hampshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Southampton +19 11 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Farnborough +12 8 £43,000 -
Portsmouth - 3 £32,500 -
Fleet - 3 £47,500 -
Andover - 2 £40,000 -
Fareham - 1 £32,500 -
Waterlooville - 1 £47,500 - 1
User Stories
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 61 (78.21%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.28%) Scrum
3 24 (30.77%) Finance
3 24 (30.77%) Degree
4 23 (29.49%) Java
5 22 (28.21%) XML
5 22 (28.21%) Windows
6 19 (24.36%) J2EE
6 19 (24.36%) Use Case
7 18 (23.08%) .NET
7 18 (23.08%) Web Services
8 17 (21.79%) SOAP
8 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
8 17 (21.79%) Automated Testing
8 17 (21.79%) Software Engineering
9 16 (20.51%) Banking
9 16 (20.51%) C#
10 15 (19.23%) SQL
10 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
11 14 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 14 (17.95%) REST
12 13 (16.67%) Multithreading
12 13 (16.67%) Manual Testing
12 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio
12 13 (16.67%) Maven
12 13 (16.67%) WinForms
13 12 (15.38%) Business Analysis
13 12 (15.38%) JBoss

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 12 (15.38%) JBoss
2 4 (5.13%) Apache
3 2 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) SaaS
2 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.56%) GitHub
3 2 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.56%) IaaS
3 2 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Internet
2 3 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.28%) Big Data
4 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Maven
1 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.10%) Subversion
3 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.82%) Selenium
4 9 (11.54%) Ant
4 9 (11.54%) Gradle
4 9 (11.54%) Redmine
5 8 (10.26%) Cucumber
6 7 (8.97%) JIRA
7 6 (7.69%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.56%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.56%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.56%) Mocha
8 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.28%) JIRA Agile
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 16 (20.51%) Banking
3 12 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.97%) Retail
5 4 (5.13%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Back Office
7 1 (1.28%) Advertising
7 1 (1.28%) Automotive
7 1 (1.28%) Local Government
7 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) Analyst
3 14 (17.95%) Business Analyst
4 13 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Applications Developer
5 12 (15.38%) C# Application Developer
6 10 (12.82%) Agile Business Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Software Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) Java Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) Product Manager
7 8 (10.26%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Technical Director
9 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Chief Technical Officer
10 3 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Digital Business Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Agile Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Cloud Administrator
11 2 (2.56%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.21%) XML
2 19 (24.36%) J2EE
3 18 (23.08%) .NET
3 18 (23.08%) Web Services
4 17 (21.79%) SOAP
5 14 (17.95%) REST
6 13 (16.67%) WinForms
7 11 (14.10%) CSS
7 11 (14.10%) HTML
8 10 (12.82%) WPF
9 9 (11.54%) Ext JS
9 9 (11.54%) JAXB
9 9 (11.54%) mod_perl
9 9 (11.54%) Symfony
10 7 (8.97%) Node.js
11 6 (7.69%) RESTful
12 4 (5.13%) Hibernate
12 4 (5.13%) Spring
12 4 (5.13%) Spring Boot
13 3 (3.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.97%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.21%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Linux
3 9 (11.54%) Solaris
3 9 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (78.21%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.28%) Scrum
3 19 (24.36%) Use Case
4 17 (21.79%) Automated Testing
4 17 (21.79%) Software Engineering
5 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
6 14 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 13 (16.67%) Multithreading
8 12 (15.38%) Business Analysis
9 10 (12.82%) Automation Testing
9 10 (12.82%) Risk Management
9 10 (12.82%) Web Development
10 9 (11.54%) Analytics
10 9 (11.54%) Information Security
10 9 (11.54%) IT Strategy
10 9 (11.54%) Kanban
10 9 (11.54%) Product Management
10 9 (11.54%) Regression Testing
10 9 (11.54%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.49%) Java
2 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.51%) C#
4 15 (19.23%) SQL
5 9 (11.54%) Perl
6 7 (8.97%) PHP
7 3 (3.85%) Ruby
8 2 (2.56%) Python
8 2 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (30.77%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) ISEB
3 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) SAP
4 3 (3.85%) ATG
5 2 (2.56%) Adobe
5 2 (2.56%) F5
5 2 (2.56%) Google
5 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 22 days holiday, pension, parking
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago