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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 142 148 153
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 22 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 0.96% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.07% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 35
Median salary £47,250 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
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
2597 2991 3315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.74% 90.09% 89.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2139 2338 2624
Median salary £43,596 £43,000 £41,722
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 26 June 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 52 (85.25%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (42.62%) Selenium
2 26 (42.62%) BDD
3 25 (40.98%) Test Planning
3 25 (40.98%) Test Management
4 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
5 23 (37.70%) Test Automation
6 21 (34.43%) SoapUI
7 20 (32.79%) ATDD
7 20 (32.79%) Visual Studio
8 17 (27.87%) Software Testing
9 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (22.95%) Business Analysis
10 14 (22.95%) Cucumber
11 13 (21.31%) FitNesse
12 12 (19.67%) Web Testing
12 12 (19.67%) SpecFlow
13 11 (18.03%) Scrum
14 8 (13.11%) TDD
14 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
15 7 (11.48%) Change Management
15 7 (11.48%) Kanban
15 7 (11.48%) Use Case
16 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
16 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
16 6 (9.84%) Finance
16 6 (9.84%) Project Management
17 5 (8.20%) ISEB
17 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
17 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement

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:

Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) Selenium
2 21 (34.43%) SoapUI
3 20 (32.79%) Visual Studio
4 14 (22.95%) Cucumber
5 13 (21.31%) FitNesse
6 12 (19.67%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.64%) Ant
7 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.64%) JIRA
7 1 (1.64%) JMeter
7 1 (1.64%) Maven
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.64%) SilkTest
7 1 (1.64%) Valgrind
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Marketing
3 3 (4.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Analyst
2 22 (36.07%) Business Analyst
3 21 (34.43%) Test Automation Engineer
3 21 (34.43%) Test Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Database Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Product Owner
6 6 (9.84%) Test Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Scrum Master
8 4 (6.56%) Systems Test Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Agile Product Owner
10 2 (3.28%) Digital Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Digital Business Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Scrum Product Owner
10 2 (3.28%) Software Analyst
11 1 (1.64%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
2 3 (4.92%) XML
3 2 (3.28%) Web Services
3 2 (3.28%) WSDL
4 1 (1.64%) Behat
4 1 (1.64%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.64%) JSON
4 1 (1.64%) Node.js
4 1 (1.64%) RESTful
4 1 (1.64%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (85.25%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (42.62%) BDD
3 25 (40.98%) Test Management
3 25 (40.98%) Test Planning
4 23 (37.70%) Test Automation
5 20 (32.79%) ATDD
6 17 (27.87%) Software Testing
7 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (22.95%) Business Analysis
9 12 (19.67%) Web Testing
10 11 (18.03%) Scrum
11 8 (13.11%) TDD
12 7 (11.48%) Change Management
12 7 (11.48%) Kanban
12 7 (11.48%) Use Case
13 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
13 6 (9.84%) Project Management
13 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
14 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) Java
3 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.64%) C
3 1 (1.64%) C#
3 1 (1.64%) C++
3 1 (1.64%) Go
3 1 (1.64%) PHP
3 1 (1.64%) Python
3 1 (1.64%) Ruby
3 1 (1.64%) Scala
3 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) ISEB
1 5 (8.20%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) Progress
3 2 (3.28%) hybris
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) Sony
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