Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 200 199
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 +12
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 48 78 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.75% 1.13% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.30% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 37 58 63
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £37,600 £31,175 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £76,250 £48,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5555 5999 6267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 86.59% 87.23% 87.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4763 5132 5285
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,543 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.30% -2.25% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough +2 10 £51,000 +18.60%
Petersfield - 10 £40,000 - 1
Portsmouth -17 8 £45,000 - 2
Basingstoke +3 7 £42,500 +9.68% 2
Southampton -19 5 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Winchester +3 3 £42,500 -
Andover +12 2 £52,500 +64.06%
Fleet - 1 £45,000 - 1
User Stories
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 38 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (52.08%) Finance
3 19 (39.58%) Scrum
4 17 (35.42%) Validation
5 14 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (27.08%) TDD
6 13 (27.08%) BDD
7 12 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 12 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 12 (25.00%) Degree
7 12 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 11 (22.92%) Use Case
9 10 (20.83%) SWOT Analysis
9 10 (20.83%) Banking
9 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
9 10 (20.83%) Fintech
9 10 (20.83%) Feasibility Study
10 9 (18.75%) Acceptance Criteria
10 9 (18.75%) C
11 8 (16.67%) Unix
11 8 (16.67%) Linux
11 8 (16.67%) JIRA
11 8 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
12 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
12 7 (14.58%) OO
12 7 (14.58%) Java
13 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 6 (12.50%) JUnit
13 6 (12.50%) OOP

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 2 (4.17%) Apache
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (4.17%) GemFire
2 1 (2.08%) Mongoose
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) GitHub
2 3 (6.25%) SaaS
3 2 (4.17%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Big Data
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.17%) HBase
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) JIRA
2 6 (12.50%) JUnit
3 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.33%) Gradle
4 4 (8.33%) IntelliJ
4 4 (8.33%) VersionOne
5 3 (6.25%) Selenium
6 2 (4.17%) SonarQube
6 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.08%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (2.08%) NUnit
7 1 (2.08%) Ranorex
7 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.08%) Trac
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Analyst
2 15 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 14 (29.17%) Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Business Change Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) Change Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) IT Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) IT Business Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Product Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Scrum Master
8 3 (6.25%) C Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Product Owner
9 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Network Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) JSON
1 6 (12.50%) Spring
1 6 (12.50%) Spring Integration
2 5 (10.42%) RESTful
2 5 (10.42%) Web Services
3 4 (8.33%) Middleware
3 4 (8.33%) SOAP
3 4 (8.33%) Spring Boot
4 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.17%) .NET
5 2 (4.17%) J2EE
5 2 (4.17%) Kafka
5 2 (4.17%) Node.js
5 2 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.08%) HTML
6 1 (2.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Fintech
2 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.33%) Derivative
4 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) EPoS
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
1 8 (16.67%) Unix
2 4 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Scrum
3 17 (35.42%) Validation
4 14 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (27.08%) BDD
5 13 (27.08%) TDD
6 12 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 12 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 12 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 11 (22.92%) Use Case
8 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
8 10 (20.83%) Feasibility Study
8 10 (20.83%) SWOT Analysis
9 9 (18.75%) Acceptance Criteria
10 7 (14.58%) OO
10 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
11 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (12.50%) OOP
11 6 (12.50%) Open Source
12 5 (10.42%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) C
2 7 (14.58%) Java
3 5 (10.42%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.08%) ES6
6 1 (2.08%) F#
6 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.25%) ISEB
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) HDFS
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (4.17%) Arqiva
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco
3 2 (4.17%) HP
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) SAP