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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 154 129 153
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +24
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 22 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.69% 1.30% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.45% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 42 33
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2890 3096 3353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.77% 89.14% 89.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2304 2420 2692
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds 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 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 3 May 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 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 Leeds region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 64 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.14%) BDD
3 31 (44.29%) Test Management
4 30 (42.86%) Selenium
4 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 30 (42.86%) Test Planning
5 27 (38.57%) Test Automation
6 26 (37.14%) SoapUI
6 26 (37.14%) ATDD
6 26 (37.14%) Visual Studio
7 21 (30.00%) Software Testing
8 17 (24.29%) Business Analysis
9 15 (21.43%) FitNesse
9 15 (21.43%) Web Testing
9 15 (21.43%) Cucumber
9 15 (21.43%) SpecFlow
10 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (18.57%) Scrum
12 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
12 12 (17.14%) Project Management
13 10 (14.29%) Finance
13 10 (14.29%) Kanban
14 9 (12.86%) Change Management
15 8 (11.43%) Automated Testing
16 7 (10.00%) TDD
16 7 (10.00%) ISEB
16 7 (10.00%) Progress
16 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (10.00%) Use Case
16 7 (10.00%) QA

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (42.86%) Selenium
2 26 (37.14%) SoapUI
2 26 (37.14%) Visual Studio
3 15 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 15 (21.43%) FitNesse
3 15 (21.43%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.86%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.86%) JIRA
4 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
4 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Test Automation Engineer
1 26 (37.14%) Test Engineer
2 22 (31.43%) Analyst
3 15 (21.43%) Database Engineer
3 15 (21.43%) Software Test Engineer
4 14 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 9 (12.86%) Scrum Master
6 5 (7.14%) Product Owner
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Systems Test Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Business Change Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Change Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Developer
9 2 (2.86%) QA Tester
9 2 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 4 (5.71%) Web Services
3 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.86%) Ajax
3 2 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.86%) CSS
3 2 (2.86%) React
3 2 (2.86%) WSDL
3 2 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (1.43%) MDX
4 1 (1.43%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) User Experience
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.43%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.14%) BDD
3 31 (44.29%) Test Management
4 30 (42.86%) Test Planning
5 27 (38.57%) Test Automation
6 26 (37.14%) ATDD
7 21 (30.00%) Software Testing
8 17 (24.29%) Business Analysis
9 15 (21.43%) Web Testing
10 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (18.57%) Scrum
12 12 (17.14%) Project Management
13 10 (14.29%) Kanban
14 9 (12.86%) Change Management
15 8 (11.43%) Automated Testing
16 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
16 7 (10.00%) TDD
16 7 (10.00%) Use Case
16 7 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.86%) C#
3 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) ISEB
2 4 (5.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) Progress
3 2 (2.86%) hybris
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) Sony
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