The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 56 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.91% 1.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 2.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
User Stories
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 293 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 88.44% 79.40% 68.31%
Number of salaries quoted 290 214 168
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

User Stories
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Bradford

User Stories
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (40.00%) GlassFish
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) W3C
5 1 (20.00%) Grails
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) JAXB
5 1 (20.00%) WSDL

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (40.00%) GlassFish
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Grails
2 1 (20.00%) JAXB
2 1 (20.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle