The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 28 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.49% - 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% - 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median salary £31,250 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
121 96 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.30% 75.59% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 81 84 159
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester 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 Chester

User Stories
Salary Trend in Chester

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Chester

User Stories
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Chester region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Product Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Product Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
Chester, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £33k - 40k per year + company benefits
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