The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Story
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 72 94
Rank change year-on-year -23 +22  
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 10 42 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.92% 3.24% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 3.62% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 40 18
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £35,000 £39,950
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -3.37%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 962 1160 1068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 88.42% 89.58% 89.90%
Number of salaries quoted 860 1096 953
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

User Stories
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for User Stories in West Sussex

User Stories
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in West Sussex over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Stories in West Sussex

User Stories
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Crawley +5 5 £59,000 +7.27% 1
Worthing -37 3 £37,750 -18.81%
Chichester - 1 £42,500 -
User Stories
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Web Development
3 14 (42.42%) C#
4 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 13 (39.39%) Test Automation
5 10 (30.30%) Code Coverage
5 10 (30.30%) JMeter
5 10 (30.30%) .NET
5 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
5 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
5 10 (30.30%) HTTP
5 10 (30.30%) Selenium
5 10 (30.30%) TDD
5 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
5 10 (30.30%) TeamCity
5 10 (30.30%) Domain-Driven Design
5 10 (30.30%) WebDriver
5 10 (30.30%) REST
5 10 (30.30%) SpecFlow
5 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (30.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (24.24%) Business Analysis
6 8 (24.24%) Oracle
7 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (15.15%) Finance
8 5 (15.15%) Scrum
8 5 (15.15%) CRM
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (12.12%) JIRA

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (9.09%) Confluence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) JMeter
1 10 (30.30%) Octopus Deploy
1 10 (30.30%) Selenium
1 10 (30.30%) SpecFlow
1 10 (30.30%) TeamCity
1 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
1 10 (30.30%) WebDriver
2 4 (12.12%) gulp
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Automation Test Lead
2 10 (30.30%) Test Automation Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Test Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Angular Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) CRM Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) CRM Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (12.12%) HTML Developer
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (12.12%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
1 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
1 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
1 10 (30.30%) REST
2 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
2 4 (12.12%) CSS
2 4 (12.12%) Ember.js
2 4 (12.12%) HTML
2 4 (12.12%) Node.js
2 4 (12.12%) Sass
2 4 (12.12%) SVG
2 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (12.12%) Vue.js
3 3 (9.09%) Middleware
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Web Development
3 13 (39.39%) Test Automation
4 10 (30.30%) Code Coverage
4 10 (30.30%) Domain-Driven Design
4 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
4 10 (30.30%) TDD
5 8 (24.24%) Business Analysis
6 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (15.15%) CRM
7 5 (15.15%) Scrum
8 4 (12.12%) IT Strategy
8 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
8 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
8 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
9 3 (9.09%) BPMN
9 3 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (9.09%) DevOps
9 3 (9.09%) SOA
9 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ACCA
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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