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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 139 111 114
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 39 75 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.09% 1.99% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 2.30% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 41
Average salary £45,750 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.64% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
3226 3255 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.57% 86.32% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2552 2474 1737
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 60 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (35.53%) Business Analysis
4 21 (27.63%) Use Case
5 19 (25.00%) Retail
6 18 (23.68%) Change Management
7 17 (22.37%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (21.05%) Coaching
8 16 (21.05%) Scrum
8 16 (21.05%) Data Modelling
9 14 (18.42%) MS Visio
9 14 (18.42%) NHS
10 13 (17.11%) Management Information System
10 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
10 13 (17.11%) QA
11 12 (15.79%) Waterfall
11 12 (15.79%) SDLC
11 12 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
11 12 (15.79%) Validation
11 12 (15.79%) Java
12 11 (14.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
13 10 (13.16%) Degree
13 10 (13.16%) Finance
14 9 (11.84%) SQL
14 9 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (10.53%) HTML
15 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
15 8 (10.53%) C#

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (2.63%) Apache
1 2 (2.63%) Node.js
1 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
1 2 (2.63%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.32%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.63%) IaaS
1 2 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (2.63%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
1 2 (2.63%) DNS
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) Extranet
2 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.95%) MySQL
3 2 (2.63%) HBase
3 2 (2.63%) Redis
3 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Maven
1 3 (3.95%) Selenium
1 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.63%) Grunt
2 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.32%) JIRA
3 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 19 (25.00%) Retail
2 11 (14.47%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (13.16%) Finance
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (55.26%) Analyst
2 35 (46.05%) Business Analyst
3 13 (17.11%) Product Owner
4 11 (14.47%) Senior Business Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Designer
6 5 (6.58%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Architect
7 4 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) QA Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (3.95%) Change Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.63%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Lead Designer
9 2 (2.63%) Tester
9 2 (2.63%) Software Tester
9 2 (2.63%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) HTML
2 5 (6.58%) CSS
3 4 (5.26%) Web Services
3 4 (5.26%) Velocity
4 3 (3.95%) jQuery
4 3 (3.95%) JSON
5 2 (2.63%) Spring
5 2 (2.63%) HTML5
5 2 (2.63%) Flash
5 2 (2.63%) JSP
5 2 (2.63%) SOAP
5 2 (2.63%) REST
5 2 (2.63%) CSS3
5 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.32%) SignalR
6 1 (1.32%) Esper
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.32%) NLog
6 1 (1.32%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) NHS
2 13 (17.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.89%) User Experience
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.63%) Social Media
5 2 (2.63%) Replication
6 1 (1.32%) IVR
6 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) CoreOS
3 1 (1.32%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) Android
3 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (35.53%) Business Analysis
4 21 (27.63%) Use Case
5 18 (23.68%) Change Management
6 17 (22.37%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (21.05%) Coaching
7 16 (21.05%) Data Modelling
7 16 (21.05%) Scrum
8 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
9 12 (15.79%) SDLC
9 12 (15.79%) Waterfall
9 12 (15.79%) Validation
9 12 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
11 9 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (9.21%) Kanban
13 7 (9.21%) Automated Testing
14 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.79%) Java
2 9 (11.84%) SQL
3 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.53%) C#
4 3 (3.95%) C++
4 3 (3.95%) Python
4 3 (3.95%) Scala
5 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.63%) Go
5 2 (2.63%) PHP
5 2 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (1.32%) Groovy
6 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) ISEB
3 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.63%) VirtualBox
1 2 (2.63%) Docker
1 2 (2.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Nagios
1 2 (2.63%) ZABBIX
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
1 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.63%) Ansible
1 2 (2.63%) Salt
1 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) VMware
2 2 (2.63%) Google
2 2 (2.63%) Splunk
2 2 (2.63%) Rackspace
2 2 (2.63%) New Relic
2 2 (2.63%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.32%) Facebook
3 1 (1.32%) Twitter
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe
3 1 (1.32%) SAP
3 1 (1.32%) Siebel
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