The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 138 133 89
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -44
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 40 48 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.19% 1.33% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.52% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 54
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £28,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £41,250 £56,000
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2971 3153 2142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.66% 87.10% 84.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2312 2487 1646
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

User Stories
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

User Stories Salary Trend in Leeds

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 65 (74.71%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (27.59%) Scrum
3 24 (27.59%) Business Analysis
4 18 (20.69%) QA
4 18 (20.69%) SQL
5 17 (19.54%) SDLC
6 16 (18.39%) Use Case
7 14 (16.09%) HTML
7 14 (16.09%) Java
7 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
7 14 (16.09%) Change Management
8 13 (14.94%) Retail
8 13 (14.94%) Coaching
9 12 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (13.79%) ISEB
9 12 (13.79%) NHS
9 12 (13.79%) Project Management
9 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
9 12 (13.79%) C#
10 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
10 11 (12.64%) Degree
10 11 (12.64%) Waterfall
11 10 (11.49%) jQuery
11 10 (11.49%) Test Scripting
11 10 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (11.49%) Software Testing
11 10 (11.49%) .NET
11 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
12 9 (10.34%) Data Modelling

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.45%) IIS
3 2 (2.30%) JBoss
3 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.15%) Node.js
4 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) IaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.15%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Extranet
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) DNS
2 1 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) MySQL
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.15%) HBase
2 1 (1.15%) Redis
2 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.45%) Selenium
3 2 (2.30%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.30%) JUnit
3 2 (2.30%) Maven
3 2 (2.30%) JIRA
4 1 (1.15%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.15%) Subversion
4 1 (1.15%) Grunt
General
1 13 (14.94%) Retail
2 9 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (2.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (57.47%) Analyst
2 37 (42.53%) Business Analyst
3 12 (13.79%) Test Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) Product Owner
5 10 (11.49%) Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Designer
7 7 (8.05%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) QA Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) QA Test Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Solutions Designer
9 5 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (5.75%) CRM Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Software Tester
10 4 (4.60%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Architect
10 4 (4.60%) Tester
10 4 (4.60%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.09%) HTML
2 10 (11.49%) .NET
2 10 (11.49%) jQuery
3 7 (8.05%) CSS
4 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.75%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.60%) Velocity
6 3 (3.45%) JSON
6 3 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (3.45%) Modernizr
6 3 (3.45%) Spring
7 2 (2.30%) JSP
7 2 (2.30%) SOAP
7 2 (2.30%) Web Services
7 2 (2.30%) XML
7 2 (2.30%) Symfony
7 2 (2.30%) REST
7 2 (2.30%) CSS3
8 1 (1.15%) RESTful
8 1 (1.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) NHS
2 8 (9.20%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.05%) User Experience
4 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) Social Media
5 3 (3.45%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) Linux
2 2 (2.30%) UNIX
3 1 (1.15%) Windows
3 1 (1.15%) Android
3 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.15%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (74.71%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (27.59%) Scrum
3 24 (27.59%) Business Analysis
4 17 (19.54%) SDLC
5 16 (18.39%) Use Case
6 14 (16.09%) Change Management
7 13 (14.94%) Coaching
8 12 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (13.79%) Project Management
9 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
9 11 (12.64%) Waterfall
10 10 (11.49%) Software Testing
10 10 (11.49%) Test Scripting
11 9 (10.34%) Data Modelling
12 8 (9.20%) MVC
12 8 (9.20%) Validation
12 8 (9.20%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (9.20%) Mentoring
13 7 (8.05%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.69%) SQL
2 14 (16.09%) Java
3 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.79%) C#
4 4 (4.60%) PHP
5 3 (3.45%) Python
5 3 (3.45%) Ruby
6 2 (2.30%) Perl
7 1 (1.15%) C++
7 1 (1.15%) Scala
7 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) ISEB
2 11 (12.64%) Degree
3 9 (10.34%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.15%) VirtualBox
1 1 (1.15%) Docker
1 1 (1.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Nagios
1 1 (1.15%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
1 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.15%) Ansible
1 1 (1.15%) Salt
1 1 (1.15%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.15%) Adobe
2 1 (1.15%) VMware
2 1 (1.15%) Google
2 1 (1.15%) Splunk
2 1 (1.15%) Facebook
2 1 (1.15%) Twitter
2 1 (1.15%) Rackspace
2 1 (1.15%) New Relic
2 1 (1.15%) SaltStack
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle
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