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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 34 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.13% - 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% - 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
140 99 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 79.10% 75.57% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 132 85 113
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control