The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 30 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.40% - 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% - 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £36,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 111 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 88.44% 78.72% 73.71%
Number of salaries quoted 123 90 116
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -9.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

User Stories
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Halifax

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Halifax

User Stories
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Validation
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Use Case
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Validation
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Use Case
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus additional benefits
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