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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 154 155
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 27 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.93% 1.12% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.30% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 34
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  

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 2522 2993 3204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 86.49% 85.86% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2594 2628
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,417 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Basingstoke +6 10 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Southampton +6 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Portsmouth -12 4 £32,500 - 1
Winchester -3 3 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Andover - 3 £47,500 - 1
Waterlooville - 1 £47,500 -
Hook - 1 £50,000 - 1
User Stories
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 54 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (53.23%) Scrum
3 21 (33.87%) Finance
4 17 (27.42%) Business Analysis
4 17 (27.42%) Degree
5 13 (20.97%) Java
6 12 (19.35%) TDD
6 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
7 11 (17.74%) Banking
7 11 (17.74%) Kanban
7 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
7 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
8 10 (16.13%) J2EE
8 10 (16.13%) Use Case
8 10 (16.13%) SDLC
9 9 (14.52%) Retail
9 9 (14.52%) C#
9 9 (14.52%) .NET
9 9 (14.52%) Windows
9 9 (14.52%) XML
9 9 (14.52%) ISEB
10 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
10 8 (12.90%) Web Services
10 8 (12.90%) SQL
10 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
10 8 (12.90%) Product Management
10 8 (12.90%) Waterfall

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 4 (6.45%) JBoss
2 3 (4.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (4.84%) Apache
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) SaaS
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) GitHub
3 1 (1.61%) IaaS
3 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) JIRA
1 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.06%) Maven
3 5 (8.06%) Subversion
4 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.84%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.84%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.84%) Mocha
5 3 (4.84%) Selenium
6 2 (3.23%) Ant
6 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.23%) Gradle
6 2 (3.23%) Redmine
7 1 (1.61%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.61%) NUnit
7 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (33.87%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Banking
3 9 (14.52%) Retail
4 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.45%) Back Office
6 3 (4.84%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (4.84%) Marketing
7 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Analyst
2 20 (32.26%) Business Analyst
3 17 (27.42%) Developer
4 12 (19.35%) Agile Business Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Digital Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Digital Business Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) C# Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Applications Developer
7 6 (9.68%) C# Application Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Desktop Support
8 5 (8.06%) Java Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Product Manager
8 5 (8.06%) Product Owner
9 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Agile Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Test Automation Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) Agile Product Owner
11 2 (3.23%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) J2EE
2 9 (14.52%) .NET
2 9 (14.52%) XML
3 8 (12.90%) Node.js
3 8 (12.90%) Web Services
4 7 (11.29%) HTML
4 7 (11.29%) RESTful
4 7 (11.29%) SOAP
4 7 (11.29%) WinForms
4 7 (11.29%) WPF
5 6 (9.68%) CSS
6 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.06%) REST
7 4 (6.45%) Express
8 3 (4.84%) Chai
8 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.84%) MEAN Stack
8 3 (4.84%) Spring
8 3 (4.84%) Spring Boot
9 2 (3.23%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.68%) User Experience
4 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.45%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (53.23%) Scrum
3 17 (27.42%) Business Analysis
4 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
4 12 (19.35%) TDD
5 11 (17.74%) Kanban
5 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
6 10 (16.13%) SDLC
6 10 (16.13%) Use Case
7 8 (12.90%) Product Management
7 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
8 7 (11.29%) Business Process Modelling
8 7 (11.29%) Front End Development
8 7 (11.29%) Project Management
9 6 (9.68%) Web Development
10 5 (8.06%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (8.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) Java
2 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.52%) C#
4 8 (12.90%) SQL
5 1 (1.61%) F#
5 1 (1.61%) PHP
5 1 (1.61%) Ruby
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Degree
2 9 (14.52%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) CBAP
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
1 7 (11.29%) SAP
2 3 (4.84%) Adobe
3 2 (3.23%) ATG
3 2 (3.23%) F5
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) Arqiva
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) VMware
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Andover
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, h/care, childcare, PMI
Posted: 23 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago