The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 89 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 4 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.37% 1.42% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.59% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 19
Median salary £30,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
User Stories
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
885 1451 1457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.94% 89.79% 83.83%
Number of salaries quoted 746 1112 1082
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Cheshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Knutsford - 3 - -
Chester -14 1 £30,500 -18.66% 2
User Stories
North West

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Information Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) User Experience
3 4 (36.36%) Wireframes
4 3 (27.27%) Heuristic Evaluation
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 3 (27.27%) Confluence
4 3 (27.27%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (27.27%) Axure RP
4 3 (27.27%) UX Design
4 3 (27.27%) Usability Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Android
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Electronics
4 3 (27.27%) Cognizant
4 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (27.27%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
1 3 (27.27%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) Axure RP
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Designer
1 4 (36.36%) UX Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior UX Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) React
3 2 (18.18%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
1 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) BDD
2 4 (36.36%) Information Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Wireframes
3 3 (27.27%) Heuristic Evaluation
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Usability Testing
3 3 (27.27%) UX Design
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
4 2 (18.18%) API Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) ES6
2 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cognizant
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